2017 Kids Cove Schedule Coming Soon! In the meantime, check out all the fun we had last year below.
The New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium
Located on Sandy Hook, The NJ Sea Grant Consortium conducts marine science research and education. Little skippers can crafit their own cork boats to test float and take home.
Jenkinson’s Aquarium portable touch tank will provide the opportunity for visitors to see, touch and learn about local invertebrates. The local invertebrates may include sea stars, whelks, sea urchins and horseshoe crabs. In addition, there will be a craft for children. Instructions and materials will be available for children of all ages to make a famous “pasta shell crab”. The touch tank will be at the show on Saturday only. Crafts will be Saturday and Sunday.
Re-Clam the Bay
See Live Baby Clams, Oysters & Other Bay Creatures. Re-Clam The Bay is a local non-profit environmental organization that promotes environmental involvement and education in a constructive way. Young and old will enjoy this interactive exhibit where they will learn about shellfish gardening and the bay. Learn why we say, “A clam is a man’s best friend”, and how you can help care for the bay. Visit reclamthebay.org to learn more.
Lakewood BlueClaws– Kids Run the Bases
Children 4 to 12-years old get their chance to run the bases on a genuine Minor League baseball field both Saturday and Sunday. Come with your parents and meet us between Sections 106 & 107 at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Face Painting by Lori
Kids will be able to enjoy free face painting by Lori. With many designs to choose from, there is something for kids of all ages!
Lori will be at the Kids Cove on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.!
Boating Education and Rescue
Presents: Junior Boaters, Boating Fun Workshop
These children’s boating safety sessions will include: importance of wearing your properly fitted life jacket, how/when to use the marine radio, importance of knowing where you are on the water, environmentally friendly boating practices, and what to do in an emergency. Adults can learn too! Kids can also participate in a fun casting activity.
The Lakewood BlueClaws Official Team Mascot
Buster will be attending the boat show 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 24th!