Eighth Annual “A Most Unusual Evening” Held at Asbury Lanes

Asbury Park, NJ – March 15, 2019 – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) once again hosted the party of the year with its 8th annual signature fundraiser, "A Most Unusual Evening" on Saturday, March 9th at the Asbury Lanes. This year’s theme, “The Curious Side of the Carnival,” was reflected [...]

2019-03-15T12:16:34-04:00March 15th, 2019|, , |

[PHOTOS] The Evening Was Most Unusual!

The theme of this year's Most Unusual Evening was "The Curious Side of the Carnival," and it was certainly reflected in the décor and "freakshow chic" dress code. Over 225 guests were entertained by performances of the Coney Island Circus Sideshow, which included an interactive sword-swallowing act, a strongman demonstration, a snake charmer, and [...]

2019-03-25T09:17:59-04:00March 13th, 2019|, |

Five Reasons to Attend “A Most Unusual Evening”

1) The entertainment. Fire breathing, sword swallowing, and feats of strength. It's the curiously creepy Coney Island Circus Sideshow! 2) The venue. Can you think of a better reason to check out the newly reimagined Asbury Lanes? 3) The atmosphere. Past years' shenanigans only capture a fraction of the fun. 4) The dress code. It's largely optional, but how often do you get a request [...]

2019-02-25T09:49:59-04:00January 28th, 2019|, |

Asbury Lanes Grand Reopening

On June 18th the newly renovated Asbury Lanes had its grand reopening--a benefit that resulted in $125,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County--featuring a special performance by Bruce Springsteen. The Lanes is near and dear to us at the Club; it is the original venue for our biggest fundraiser of the year, [...]

It Was Most Unusual!

On March 10th, over 200 guests joined us at the Stone Pony to celebrate our 80 years of service to the community. Guests really enjoyed the '80s theme, particularly the totally awesome music of Rubix Kube. While the costumes and entertainment were indeed radical, the highlight of the evening was exceeding our goal to [...]

2018-03-27T09:42:00-04:00March 27th, 2018|, |

Thank You for Making 2017 a GREAT year!

At every Boys & Girls Club across America, all members are given the same charge: BE GREAT. In 2017, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County provided a safe, affordable place for hundreds of kids and teens to go during the critical out-of-school time. Children learned robotics, digital arts, how to swim, and how to give [...]

2018-01-12T14:42:38-04:00January 12th, 2018|, |
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