Community Special Events

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Ticket Sales

Saturday, October 1, 2016 -  10:00am-12:00pm
Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
Middletown Residents Only
    This day is specially reserved for the sale of Santa Ferry Ride tickets and/ or Radio City Music Hall: Christmas Spectacular. Tickets must be purchased in person at Poricy Park Nature Center. Fees vary depending on desired tickets. More information about ticketing pricing can be found in the Fall 2016 Brochure or under the "November" & "December" tabs. Any questions please call 732-615-2260 


    Glow Trail Run

    Friday, October 21, 2016 -  6:30pm
    Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
    Fees apply. Pre- Registration Required
    1 Mile Fun Run - $10.00 & 5k Run $30.00
    Non- resident fees apply
      Please join on us at Poricy Park for our first ever Glow Run through the trails! Flashlights are required, headlights are suggested. A kid fun run will begin at 6:30 and the 5k will follow. Awards and Smore's will be offered after! To register please go to Community Pass.

      Harvest Hullabaloo

      Saturday, October 22, 2016 -  5:00-8:00pm
      Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
      FREE - Middletown Residents Only
        This spooktacular evening presented by the Middletown Recreation Department, Middletown Arts Center and Poricy Park Conservancy includes candy, costume contests, cartooning with the Doodle Dude, haunted hayrides, a scavenger hunt and more! Be sure to bring a flash light! Costume contests for several age groups and groups of 2 or more begin at 5:15 p.m.. Please arrive by 5 p.m. for the costume contest age group assembly. Hayrides start at 5:30 p.m. Free goody bags will be given out to the children only upon departure.

        October Fossil Hunt

        Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 11:00am-12:30pm, 
        Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
        Ages: 5-12,$5.00 (R)  $6.00 (NR)
                   13+, $8.00 (R)  $10.00 (NR)

        Calling all amateur paleontologists!  Come dig up some Middletown history at Poricy Brook Fossil Beds.  Expect to find marine fossils from the Cretaceous period, 65-72 million years ago.  Meet at the Poricy Park Nature Center for a short orientation before travelling to the fossil beds.  An experienced guide will provide you with a trowel and sifter, as well as help you identify your treasures.  Please wear rubber boots or old sneakers as your feet will get wet.  Sandals, flip-flops, and other slip-on footwear are prohibited.  Ages 5+, all children must be accompanied by and adult.