Mark Segal — 50 years an activist. There are so many LGBT-owned-and-operated businesses, the place can seem like one big rainbow flag. All Rights Reserved. The season starts on Memorial Day weekend and gets real busy in late June. This year's Sand Blast Weekend spans over 3 full days and has over 30 events and 11 of the country's sickest DJ's. Must See Attractions in Asbury Park.
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The season starts on Memorial Day weekend and gets real busy in late June. Together with Asbury Park Waterfront and over 30 local businesses helping to promote the event, July 19th - 21st is bound to be the highlight of the East Coast summer. In typical Jersey style, it is simply called Jersey Pride and is held annually the first Sunday in June.
But there is a sizable amusement park nearby and plenty of food and drink spots.