Long Branch Free Summer Concerts 2013 Schedule
Long Branch’s newly constructed Pier Village on Ocean Avenue has recently brought in locals and tourists alike to the this exciting oceanfront attraction just north of Asbury Park. Pier Village integrates beachfront condominium homes with unique shops, restaurants, and diverse nightlife.
Each week, Long Branch draws in crowds of music lovers who enjoy live concerts at the shore. Named "Thursday by the Sea", the concert series takes place every Thursday at 7pm at Festival Plaza located in Pier Village.
Each concert features different genres of music appealing to all types of crowds young and old. Check out the 2013 "Thursday by the Sea" summer concert schedule below.
June 13 Tim McLoone & The Shirleys
June 20 Yasgur's Farm
June 27 British Invasion
July 11 Motor City Revue
July 18 The Nerds
July 25 The Sirius Orchestra
August 1 Jobonanno & The Godsons of Soul
August 8 After The Reign
August 15 Bob Burger Band
August 22 Bob Bandiera Band
August 29 Brian Kirk and The Jirks
Just blocks south of Pier Village, Long Branch holds another annual summer Blues concert series that takes place every Sunday at 7pm at West End Park on Brighton & Ocean Avenues (near the Windmill).
The Long Branch "Blues by the Beach" 2013 summer concert schedule is as follows:
June 9 Philadelphia Funk
June 23 Sonny Kenn All Starts
June 30 Al Chez & the Brothers of Funk
July 7 Matt O'ree
July 14 Chuck Lambert
July 21 Saron Crenshaw
July 28 Gas House Gorillas
August 4 Bob Lanza Blues Band
August 11 Shade Tree Mechanics
August 18 Dave Fields Band
August 25 The Voodudes