The 47th Annual NJ Clearwater Festival at Riverside Park, Red Bank.
Folk Singing, Rock Music, Sailboat Rides, and More!
The Circle of Song stage will feature Ingrid Heldt, The Clarity Project, Lydia Adams Davis, Jan Christensen, Mara Levine with Caroline Cutroneo, Sharleen Leahey & The Cactus Flowers, The Solidarity Singers and more. The COS invites singers attending the Festival to sign up and sing with them, each day. NJ Friends of Clearwater’s own Circle of Song, led by Ingrid Heldt, Isis Ra, and Dale Lakata, will take the Boardwalk Stage to entertain in an open mike, round-robin singalong style.
The Festival Main Stage will deliver a variety of music from rock and soul to jazz, with performances by Donna & Rick Nestler, The Wag, Spook Handy, Poppa John Bug, Tyler Eats World, The Strazzacasters, Arlan Feiles, Corvid Corpus, Amanda Duncan, Lakehouse Music Academy, and more. In addition to great music in a variety of styles, there will be crafters, food, and other vendors.
Special Event - Sail Rides on the Navesink from Marine Park, Red Bank.
Marine Park is a short walk from Riverside Gardens where the traditional oyster Garvey style sailboat will be waiting for you, with a skipper and crew from NMHA and NJFOC!
Sails will be on a first-come-first-onboard basis from 1:00pm to 5:00pm, weather conditions permitting.
Navesink Maritime Heritage Association
Navesink Maritime Heritage Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving knowledge and appreciation of Monmouth County's maritime heritage through programs that teach wooden boat building and the boat handling skills; through preserving the history of Monmouth County's wooden boat builders and rich maritime history; and through experiential on-the-water programs of River Rangers for middle school children and Sea Scout Ship Navesink for coed youth age 14-21