Despite the fact that the pandemic has resulted in the Beach Haven Volunteer Fireplace Co. canceling its common block social gathering on Chowderfest Weekend, a group of enterprises are banding alongside one another to keep a fundraiser Friday through Sunday, Oct. 2-4. at the Taylor Avenue park by Bay Village.
Admission is totally free, but donations are strongly asked for. Several hours for the Friday and Saturday activities are noon to 11 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Food items and beverages will be offered for purchase. Apart from the function coordinator, Ship Bottom Brewery, other distributors contain Chick’s LBI Shop, Place Kettle Fudge and Chowder, Spice It Up, Cool Beans and Crust & Crumb as effectively as fire business associates.
The celebration also attributes tunes and amusement. On Friday, Mike Dougherty goes on from 4:30 to 7:30. The film “Point Break” will be proven from 8 to 10:30. On Saturday, James Gate performs from 1 to 4, and the Bulkheads play from 6 to 9. The duo of Ted Hammock and Jason Booth kicks off Sunday’s festivities from 11 to 2, though the Josh Warner Trio hits the stage from 3 until closing.
All proceeds from the party will profit the fireplace company to offset the charge of tools and important materials.
“We want men and women to come on out, store, grab a consume, hear to some songs – all even though supporting the fire company,” said Tom Wadsworth, brewery supervisor. “Anyone who arrives will require to use a mask, and social distancing steps will be enforced”
He stated the hearth enterprise depends greatly on donations to operate and, because of to COVID-19, experienced to terminate two fundraisers and has not been equipped to hire out the dining hall.
Wadsworth mentioned people today unable to show up at but who would like to donate can mail checks payable to the fireplace corporation to P.O. Box 1032, Beach Haven, N.J. 08050, via Paypal link @Beachhavenfire.com.
For more information and facts, phone the brewery at 609-207-6331. —E.E.