Musical in Hammonton
What Is It: The musical "Smokey Joe's Cafe" is a tribute to legendary songwriters Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller that takes audiences on a fast-paced, nostalgic trip through 39 hits. The show will be performed tonight through Aug. 24 at the Eagle Theatre in Hammonton.
What To Expect: In a revue format with no unifying theme, the 39 pop standards, rock 'n' roll and R&B songs are presented by various members of the cast in different combinations with no dialogue. There are: novelty songs, "Charlie Brown"; romantic ballads, "Spanish Harlem"; and infectious melodies, "There Goes My Baby." It is the longest running musical revue in Broadway history.
Event Info: The revue will be performed 8 tonight, Aug. 8 to 10, 16, 17 and 22 to 24 and 3 p.m. Aug. 11 and 18 at the Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St. Tickets are $25 general admission and $30 for the front rows. For tickets, visit theeagletheatre.com or call 609-704-5012 for more information.
Tall ship in A.C.
What Is It: The A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey's "Official Tall Ship," is available for southern New Jersey residents and visitors to explore from today through Aug. 11 in Historic Gardner's Basin in Atlantic City.
What To Expect: While stationed at Gardner's Basin, the Meerwald will offer 2 1/2 hour sails each evening as well as afternoon sails, also lasting
2 1/2 hours. Today and again on Aug. 10, a "Family Special Sail," with discounted prices, departs at 10 a.m. "Marine Critter Sails," in which attendees can see, touch and learn about local marine life with Atlantic City Aquarium staff conducting the programs, take place at 1:30 p.m. today, Aug. 6 and 10.
Event Info: Prices for the varying sailing options range from $30 to $45 for adults and from $15 to $22 for children to age 12. Seniors also are offered discounts. Reservations are suggested. Call 856-785-2060 or book online at bayshorediscovery.org
Divas Do AC, Resorts Casino Hotel, Screening Room, 10 p.m. $25. 800-322-SHOW.
Legends in Concert, Bally's, 7:30 and 10 p.m. $32.50 adults, $16.25 children. 609-340-2709.
Joe Holiday All Ages Magic Show, Tropicana, The Comedy Stop, 6:30 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 609-340-4020.
Beatlemania Now, Trump Plaza, 8 p.m. $48. 609-441-6000.
I Love Lucy: Live on Stage, Harrah's, 5 and 9 p.m. $29, $49, $59. 800-2-HARRAH.
Magique, Grand Illusionists, Tropicana, Showroom, 8 p.m. $25 adults, $10 children 16 and younger. 609-340-4020.
Donny and Marie, Caesars, 8 p.m. $45, $65, $85. 800-677-SHOW.
Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody, Golden Nugget,
Frank Caliendo, Borgata, Music Box, 9 p.m. $55, $59.50. 609-677-1000.
Rodney Carrington, Trump Taj Mahal, Mark G. Etess Arena, 8 p.m. $29, $39.
Muay Thai Fight, Bally's, 6:30 p.m. $52.50, $94.50, $140. 609-340-2709.
N.J. Audubon's Cape May Bird Observatory, Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and Northwood Center on Lily Lake, Cape May Point, birding trip, $10 show and go: Cape May Point State Park, 7:30 a.m., meet at platform; Photo birding walk at Cape May Point State Park,
7:30 a.m., at platform.
2013 Designer Show House, Cavalier Cottage, 1109 Washington St., Cape May, self-guided tours 1 to
4 p.m., $15. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or CapeMayMac.org
Battle at the Beach Grappling Tournament, mixed martial arts fighting competition, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Convention Center, on the Boardwalk, Wildwood, $15 . 860-295-0403 or NagaFighter.com
Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Center City Park, Atlantic Avenue between North and South Carolina avenues, Atlantic City.
609-347-0500 or NJCRDA.com
Annual Antique and Folk Arts Show & Sale, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Historic Cold Spring Village, Route 9, Cape May, dealers, folk artists and crafters, $10 adults, $8 ages 3 to 12. 609-898-2300 or HCSV.org
Downtown Market, 9 a.m. to noon, Vine Street parking lot, Hammonton. DowntownMarket.org
5K Beach Race, 8:45 a.m., registration 7 a.m., Wildwood Crest Beach Pier at Heather Road, $25 run, $20 run/walk. 609-523-0202 or VisitWildwoodCrest.com
"It's Tough Being the Prince: A Modern Adaptation of Sleeping Beauty," 6:30 p.m., Ocean City Repertory Theater, 813 Asbury Ave., Ocean City, $5, includes milk and cookie reception following show. 609-457-6686.
Unite!, live music event, 10:30 p.m., Moorlyn Family Theatre, Boardwalk between 8th and 9th streets, Ocean City, free. 609-399-0006 or MoorlynFamilyTheatre.org
Stormfront (Billy Joel tribute band), 7:30 p.m., Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 609-523-0202 or VisitWildwoodCrest.com
Billy Walton Band's Jersey Shore Party, 9:30 p.m. to
1 a.m., Steel Pier, Atlantic City, free concert. 609-653-6069 or email@example.com
"Les Miserables," musical, 8 p.m., Surflight Theater, Engleside and Beach avenues, Beach Haven, $45. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org
"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," 8:30 p.m., East Lynne Theater Company, First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., Cape May, $30 general, $25 seniors, $15 students, age 12 and younger free. 609-884-5898 or EastLynneTheater.org
"Boeing Boeing," comedy, 8 p.m., Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. 609-884-1341.
Cape May, Dinner theater, "The Observer Effect,"
7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. curtain, Cape Island Theatre Company, The Cold Spring Grange Restaurant, 735 Seashore Road, Cape May, $47 adults, $20 children, age 6 and younger free. 609-408-6595 or CapeIslandTheatre.com
Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, 3400 Pacific Ave.: The Dizzy Dolphin, 609-340-4636 - Soul Party Shakedown Trio, 4 p.m., Route 9 Trio, 8 p.m.
Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Harry's Oyster Bar - Big Whiskey Duo, 3 p.m., Danny Eyer, 7:30 p.m.; Blue Martini, 609-340-2000 - Savage Men, 7:30 and 11 p.m.; The Lobby Bar, 609-340-2000 - Beth Tinnon Duo, 10 p.m.; The Mountain Bar, 609-340-2000 - DJ Cool Jon Sprang, 9 p.m., Vixens, 10 p.m.; Bally's Beach Bar, 609-340-2000 - DJ Patrice McBride, 1 p.m., The Replicants, 2 p.m., Lost in Paris, 7 p.m., DJ Chris Rivera, 8 p.m.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, 1 Borgata Way: Gypsy Bar, 609-317-1000 - John McNutt, Wild Ones; MIXX, 609-317-1000 - ?uestlove, 10 p.m.; mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - Jesse Marco,
Caesars Atlantic City, 2100 Pacific Ave.: Dusk, 609-345-3875 - DJ, 10 p.m.; 21 Bar, 609-345-3875 - DJ Be-Easy, 10 p.m.; Toga Bar, 609-348-4411 - DJ Patrice McBride, 9 p.m., Toga Dancers, 10 p.m.
Golden Nugget, Huron Avenue and Brigantine Boulevard: Haven Nightclub, 609-340-5111- DJ Five; H20 Pool & Lounge, 800-777-8477 - DJ, 2-7 p.m.; Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Carrie Walsh, 6 p.m., New York Minute, 10 p.m., DJ, 2 a.m.; The Deck, 800-777-8477 - Seven Stone, 2:30 p.m., The Nerds, 8 p.m.
Harrah's Resort, 777 Harrah's Blvd.: Eden Lounge, 609-441-5165 - Jo Bonnano, 9:15 p.m.; The Pool After Dark, 609-441-5165 - Beatckan hosted by Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel, 10 p.m.; Xhibition Bar, 800-242-7724 - DJ Iron Mike, 10 p.m. and 3:30 a.m., DJ K Styles, 12:30 a.m.
Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: LandShark Bar & Grill, 609- 431-4100 - Jessica Kartalis, 2 p.m., Sam & Adam, 5:30 p.m.; Margaritaville, 609- 431-4100 - 2 Stilts, 6 to 9 p.m., Mango Men, 10 p.m.; ProBar, 800-336-6378 - Music Videos, 8 p.m., DJ, 10 p.m., Gogo Boys, 11 p.m.
Revel, 500 Boardwalk: Ivan Kane's Royal Jelly Burlesque Nightclub, 609-225-9898 - DJs, Classic Women Burlesque 11:30 p.m. & 1 a.m., Rock 'n Roll Burlesque 2 a.m.; HQ Nightclub, 855-348-0500 - EC Twins, 10 p.m.; HQ Beach Club, 855-348-0500 - DJ, 10 a.m.
Showboat Casino-Hotel, 801 Boardwalk: House of Blues Party Pit, 609-343-4000 - DJ Aiden Scott, 8 p.m., Crazy in Stereo and Dancers, 10 p.m.
Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Boogie Nights, 888-940-7080 - 70s and 80s Dance Party, 10 p.m.; Providence, The Quarter, 609-345-7800 - Clinton Sparks; Ri-Ra, The Quarter, 609-348-8600 - Ri Ra Live, 11 p.m.; Rumba Lounge, The Quarter, 609-340-4000 - Dancers, 10 p.m.; Cuba Libre, The Quarter, 609-348-6700 - Late Night Latin Floorshow, 11 p.m., 11:30 p.m. and midnight; Firewaters, 609-344-6699 - DJ Dance Party, 10 p.m.; Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke,
8 p.m.; Tango's Lounge, 609-345-7800 - Ann Michael, 3 p.m., Johnny & Sherena, 7 p.m., DJ Ralph D' Amelio.
Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Ave.: Ego, 609-449-5138 - Almost Angels and DJ, 10:30 p.m., 12:10 a.m. and 1:50 a.m.; Casbah, 609-449-5138 - DJ Xtina & DJ Ed Smooth, 10 p.m.; The Lounge at Robert's Steakhouse, 1-855-500-ROBERTS – Late Night Happy Hour featuring live entertainment by Kevin Hilderbrandt, 9 p.m. to close.
Trump Plaza Casino Resort, 2500 Boardwalk: Trump Plaza Beach Bar, 609-449-5138 - DJ, 3 p.m., Eleven Eleven and DJ, 8 p.m.
Chelsea, Chelsea Hotel, 111 S. Chelsea Ave., 609-428 4544 - Chelsea Pool Party, 5th floor rooftop pool during day; dining, dancing, DJs at night.
Le Grand Fromage, 25 Gordon's Alley, 609-347-2743 - Revolution, I Love You.
Kelsey's, 1545 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City, 609-344-2200 - Eddie Morgan Trio Jazz.
Bobby Dee's Rock'n Chair Restaurant, 2409 Dune Drive, 609-967-3300 - Bigg Romeo, 10 p.m.
Jack's Place, 3601 Ocean Drive, 609-967-5001 - War on the Shore, 5 p.m., Pop Scene, 9 p.m.
The Princeton, 2008 Dune Drive, 609-725-8681 - DJ, Matt Quinton & Alien Arcade.
The Windrift, 80th Street and the Beach, 609-368-5175 - Jimi & Jeff, DJ Jeff Walden, Jim Bannach & Chris Huff.
Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - Live Music.
Towne Tavern, 694 N. Pearl St., 856-455-3474 - DJ.
St. George's Pub, 4282 Harbor Beach Blvd. 609-266-1001- Mike Maggio Karaoke, 7 p.m.
Boiler Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421- The Dane Anthony Band, 9 p.m.
Brown Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421 - Darin MacDonald, 8 p.m.
Cabanas Beach Bar and Grill, Beach and Decatur avenues, 609-884-4800 - The Big House Band, 10 p.m.
Ebbitt Room, The Virginia Hotel, 25 Jackson St., 609-884-5700 - Paul Sottile, 6:30 p.m.
Hemingway's, Cape May Grand Hotel, Beach and Philadelphia Avenues, 609-884-5611 - DJ, 9 p.m.
The Rusty Nail, Beach Shack 205 Beach Ave., 609-884-0017 - Kate Delany Duo, 4:30 p.m., The Chuck Boone Band, 9:30 p.m.
Mad Batter, 19 Jackson St., 609-884-5970 - Joe & Patty.
The Merion Inn, 106 Decatur St. at Columbia Ave., 609-884-8363 - Dean Schneider, 5:30 p.m.
The Ugly Mug, 462 Washington St., 609-884-3459 - Live music, 10 p.m.
Bulldog's Bar and Grill, 743 White Horse Pike, 609-965-4433 - DJ Dance Party, 10 p.m.
JD's Pub and Grille, 45 S. New York Road, 609-404-9000 - Live music, 9 p.m.
Ram's Head Inn, 9 W. White Horse Pike, 609-652-1700 - John Arnett plays Piano, 4 p.m.
The Smithville Inn, 1 N. New York Road, Smithville, 609-652-7777- Lenny Mitchell, 6 p.m.
Pitney Pub, 200 S. Pitney Road, 609-241-8906 - Live music.
DiDonato's Bowling Center and Cocktail Lounge, 1151 White Horse Pike, 609-561-3040 - Karaoke, 9 p.m.
Long Beach Island
Rick's American Caf�, 4th and Broadway, Barnegat Light, 609-494-8482 - Moses Livingston.
Bocca Coal Fire Bistro, 7805 Ventnor Ave., 609-823-3663 - Ridgemont High, 9 p.m.
Sofia, 9314 Amherst Ave., 609-822-9111 - Live music and piano, 7 p.m.
Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163 - Joe Mancini, 7 p.m.
Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - DJ Steve O.
The Dockside Grille, The Inn at Sugar Hill, 5704 Mays Landing Road, 609-625-2226 - Local musicians Rock The Dock, 6 p.m.
Testa's Good Guys Pub, 5698 Somers Point-Mays Landing Road, 609-625-1926 - DJ, 10 p.m.
Watering Hole Cafe, 6494 Weymouth Road, 609-625-9300 - Seven Stone, 9 p.m.
Old Oar House Irish Pub, 123 N. High St., 856-293-1200 - Glen Eric, 9 p.m.
Flip Flopz Beach Bar and Grill, 300 Olde New Jersey Ave., 609-522-3350 - DJ entertainment, 9 p.m.
Keenan's Irish Pub, 113 Olde New Jersey Ave., 609-729-3344 - Slainte, Touche.
Sea Isle City
Dead Dog Saloon, 39th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-7600 - Brian & Danny.
The Ocean Drive, 40th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-1000 - Secret Service, Stellar Mojo and DJ Freezie.
800 Bay by Philippe, 800 Bay Ave., 609-926-3500 - Jazz with Shawn Ashley, 8 p.m.
Clancy's By the Bay, 101 East Maryland Ave., 609-927-6969 - DJ Nick Teti, 9 p.m.
The Crab Trap, 2 Broadway, 609-927-7377 - That 70's Band.
Gregory's Restaurant, 900 Shore Road, 609-927-6665 - DJ Ralph, 10 p.m.
The Deauville Inn, 201 Willard Road, Strathmere, 609-263-2080 - Lew London and Friends on the deck, 1 p.m.
Tuckahoe Inn, Route 9, Tuckahoe, 609-390-3322 - Who Dat Band.
Yesterday's Tavern, 316 Roosevelt Blvd., 609-390-1757 - Live music, 9:30 p.m.
Luna's Outdoor Grill at Merighi's Savoy Inn, 4940 Landis Ave., 856-691-8051 - Live entertainment, 8 p.m.
Shamrock Caf�, 3700 Pacific Ave., 609-522-7552 - Pong Tournament Pong Tournament with $100 Cash Prize.
La Piazza Cucina, 4600 Pacific Ave., 609-522-8300 - Bittersweet.