Tommy Tune in Beach Haven and other things to enjoy At The Shore Today

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Tommy Tune in L.B.I.

Who Is He: A Texas native, Tommy Tune, is an actor, dancer, singer, theater director, producer and choreographer. Tune, a nine-time Tony Award winner, stars in "Taps, Tunes, and Tall Tales" today at Surflight Theatre in Beach Haven.

What To Expect: In "Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales," Broadway's tallest tapper takes to the Surflight stage - dancing, singing and tale-telling through 50 years of big-time showmanship on the theater's newly renovated stage following Hurricane Sandy. Tune has been touring around the country for the past three years in his musical memoir "Steps in Time, A Broadway Biography in Song

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Event Info: The show, featuring musical director Michael Biagi, is offered at 2 p.m. today at Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, Long Beach Island. Tickets are $75. Call 609-492-9477 or visit


Divas Do AC, Resorts Casino Hotel, Screening Room, 8 p.m. $25. 800-322-SHOW.

Joe Holiday All Ages Magic Show, Tropicana, The Comedy Stop, 6:30 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 609-340-4020.


Tom Daddario, Paul Bond, Chris Porter, Borgata Comedy Club, The Music Box, 9 p.m., $20.

Anton Shuford, Kevin Downey Jr, Karen Rontowski, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older, 9 p.m., $25.


Memorial Day Parade, 9:30 a.m., down Philadelphia Avenue, Egg Harbor City, followed by program in Lincoln Park.

Memorial Day Service, 11 a.m., Veterans Memorial Park, 5th and Wesley Avenue, Ocean City. 609-525-9300.

Memorial Day Parade, 11 a.m., from Dawes Avenue School to Patriot Park, Bethel Road and First Street, Somers Point, veterans, military vehicles, scouts, marching bands, antique cars, ceremony follows parade. 609-487-6932.

Memorial Day Ceremony, 10 a.m., Veterans Park, JFK Boulevard and Landis Avenue, Sea Isle City, followed by throwing of wreath into ocean by Beach Patrol to honor naval veterans. 609-263-4461, ext. 1245.

World Indoor Kite Competition, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, kite performances choreographed to music. 800-992-9732 or


Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, 3400 Pacific Ave.: The Dizzy Dolphin, 609-340-4636 - McNutt Duo, noon.

Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Sammy's Beach Bar, 609-340-2000 - Sidearm, 2 p.m., Latin Night, 9 p.m.

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, 1 Borgata Way: mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - Martin Solveig, 10 p.m.

Golden Nugget, Huron Avenue and Brigantine Boulevard: Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Beth Tinnon, 8 p.m.; The Deck, 800-777-8477 - Bobby & Kit, 2:30 p.m.

Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: ProBar, 800-336-6378 - Pianist Bob Egan, 7 p.m.

Revel, 500 Boardwalk: The Social, 609-572-6488 - Binglo, ladies' night out, 5 and 7 p.m.; HQ Nightclub, 855-348-0500 - Laidback Luke, 10 p.m.; HQ Beach Club, 855-348-0500 - Boris and Victor Calderone.

Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.


Bobby Dee's Rock'n Chair Restaurant, 2409 Dune Drive, 609-967-3300 - Rob Lipkin, 7 p.m.


Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - World Tavern Poker, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

Cape May

The Merion Inn, 106 Decatur St. at Columbia Avenue, 609-884-8363 - Dean Schneider piano, 5:30 p.m.

The Rusty Nail, Beach Shack 205 Beach Ave., 609-884-0017 - Erik Simonsen, 4:30 p.m.

Galloway Township

The Dubliner Irish Pub and Grill, Downtown Plaza, 325 Jimmie Leeds Road, 609-652-2210 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.; Friday: live music.

JD's Pub and Grille, 45 S. New York Road, 609-404-9000 - Karaoke with Troy David, 9 p.m.

Long Beach Island

Buckalew's Restaurant and Tavern, Beach Haven, 101 N. Bay Ave., 609-492-1065 - Albert Jinks.

Nardi's Tavern, 118th Street & The Boulevard, Haven Beach, 609-492-9538 - Sneak Attack, 10 p.m.

The Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club, 10 S. Atlantic Ave., Beach Haven, 609-492-4611 - Memorial Day Party w/ Reggae Plus, 2 to 6 p.m.


Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163 - Bill McGrady, 7 p.m.

Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - Budesa Brothers.

North Wildwood

Keenan's Irish Pub, 113 Olde New Jersey Ave., 609-729-3344 - The Sensational Soul Cruisers.

Sea Isle City

Dead Dog Saloon, 39th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-7600 - Brian and John, 9 p.m.

The Ocean Drive, 40th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-1000 - Secret Service and 3AM.

Somers Point

Clancy's By the Bay, 101 East Maryland Ave., 609-927-6969 - Karaoke with Lori Kelley.

Upper Township

Levari's Seafood and American Grill, Route 50 and Tuckahoe Road, Petersburg, 609-628-2225 - Dog House Roses, 4 p.m.

Tuckahoe Inn, Route 9, Tuckahoe, 609-390-3322 - Jim Fisher, 4 p.m.


Shamrock Cafe, 3700 Pacific Ave., 609-522-7552 - The R.O.C.K. Full Production Open Mic.


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 trips, $10 show and go: Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge with Pete Dunne, 7:30 a.m., meet at lot. 609-861-0700.

Schooner Meerwald, birding sail aboard Bayshore Discovery Project's oyster schooner A.J. Meerwald, , 8 a.m. to noon; "staycation" sail, 1 p.m., from home port in the Bivalve section of Port Norris, $15 to $30 adults, $6 to $20 children. 856-785-2060.

Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, salt marsh film and guided walk, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.; animal program, 12:30 p.m.; $8 adults, $6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. 609-368-1211.

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