Red Bank Food And Wine Walk And Other Happenings

Seafood, wine, bacon and BBQ festivals abound.

Red Bank RiverCenter will present another edition of Red Bank Food & Wine Walk on Sunday, September 17 from 2 to 5 pm.

The nonprofit organization is working with 25 eateries in the riverside borough to stage the event.

“The Red Bank Food & Wine Walk is made possible by our town’s diversified culinary selections. Collaborative events, such as this, provide a fabulous opportunity to put the spotlight on Red Bank’s…restaurant community,” said James Scavone, executive director of RiverCenter.

The 411: The event is a self-guided tour of participating restaurants limited to those 21 and older; ID required. Tickets are $35 per person and wristbands will be given to ticket holders. Children are not allowed. For a list of participating restaurants and to purchase tickets, visit redbank.org.

Other upcoming events:
Allaire Bacon, Bikes & Brews. This fund-raiser for Historic Village at Allaire will take place  Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3, 11 am to 5 pm at Allaire State Park, 4263 Atlantic Avenue in Howell and Wall townships (the mailing address is Farmingdale). Food trucks will serve dishes with bacon as a key ingredient and beer tents will be on site. Festival-goers are encouraged to bike to the event. For information, call 732-919-3500 or visit allairevillage.org.

Atlantic City Seafood Festival. There’s a new venue for this annual festival: the Boardwalk at Atlantic City. The festival will take place  Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10, 11 am to 6 pm at Showboat Atlantic City, 801 Boardwalk. A portion of the proceeds from the festival, which highlights local food and dining options, will support the Community Food Bank of New Jersey. Incorporated in the festival is the 2017 Chowder Cook-Off. Cost: $10 per person, with children 12 and under free. Festival parking is at the surface lot across Pacific Avenue, as well as the lot across Atlantic Avenue. For additional information, call 609-385-0716 or visit acseafoodfest.com.

Que by the Sea BBQ Festival and Competition. This Seaside Heights festival will be held  11 am to 10 pm, Saturday, September 23 and 11 am to 6 pm, Sunday, September 24. The event incorporates the 9th annual Seaside Heights Barbecue Competition. For information, call 732-830-3700 or visit exit82.com.

Please e-mail information about your culinary event to [email protected] three weeks ahead of desired publication date. Events listings appear Tuesdays in Table Hopping.

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