For the beaches from LBI to Cape May for the first weekend of summer, June 24-25, 2017

Margate’s annual Beachstock festival, dubbed “The Planet’s Biggest Beach Party,” returns this year for its 8th annual event, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 24. No beach tags are required for this party, overflowing with food, entertainment and activities on the beach between Huntington and…

Hevee Levee calls itself “top-shelf roots rock … the champagne of alternative-Americana.” This bold claim is backed up by the talent of the veteran musicians who make up the band, which will perform 2 p.m. Sunday, June 18, during Sangria Sunday at Hawk Haven Vineyard in Rio Grande.