More Fun Times Ahead… 2019 Kids Cove Schedule Coming Soon!


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.

Turtle Tank
Take a peek in the tank and see some real live sea turtles!  The Sea Grant crew will be on hand to tell you about their habitat, what they like to eat, and more.


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 to learn more.  (Saturday Only)

boat expo

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.

Mini Golf

Test your putting skills at the brand new 9-hole mini golf course located down the right field line. Each hole is dedicated to one former BlueClaws player as part of the course’s Holes of Fame.

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 from 1pm – 4pm and Sunday from 12pm – 3pm!

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.

Meet Buster!

The Lakewood BlueClaws Official Team Mascot

Buster will be visiting the boat show at 1 PM on Saturday, September 22nd!

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