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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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For more information on any event or to reserve tickets, please call 609-449-1360. Most events require reservations.

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2016 EVENTS!

EVENTS ARE HELD AT THE LIGHTHOUSE UNLESS NOTED**

Happy Birthday Abby!
Saturday, January 16
159th Birthday Festival "Abby & the Arts"
Contest for local students-winners announced
Birthday Cake 1pm & Free Climbs all day


DATE WEEKEND FEBRUARY 15 & 16: YOU AND YOUR DATE CLIMB FOR THE PRICE OF ONE!

Hours of operation are 11am to 4pm both days with the last climb at 3:30pm. Absecon Lighthouse is a state-owned historic property administered by the non-profit Inlet Public/Private Association. Located at 31 So. Rhode Island Avenue in Atlantic City, it is open to visitors Thursday through Monday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Absecon Lighthouse received a general operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of Cultural Affairs in the Department of State. For more information about Absecon Lighthouse and its programs call (609) 449-1360

Saturday, February 13 and Sunday February 14
DeLIGHTful Date Days – two climbs for the price of one! Bring your sweetie…

Group Vow Renewal and Toast


Sunday, February 14
Group Vow Renewal and Toast
6:00 PM
A donation of $40per couple includes the ceremony, tower climb, DJ dancing and champagne toast, but couples are asked to "give from the heart," as this is a fundraising event. 
Toast to your married life with champagne and romantic dancing with tunes by "PJ the DJ" from 5:30pm to 7pm.  Vow renewal ceremony will take place at 6pm. 
Tower climb included.  Couples make private donation to participate based on the event's value to them (minimum donation $40)
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Saturday, March 19
Ghost Investigation with Paranormal Equipment
7:00 pm to 10pm - doors open 6:30pm
$45 per person

Tuesday, April 19
"From One Beacon to Another"
Motor Coach Day Trip to the Freedom Tower area of NYC
$45 per person

Sunday, May 8
Mothers Day – Moms Climb Free
Looking for a memorable way to tell Mom she's the light of your life?  Then bring her to Absecon Lighthouse!

Friday, June 8
Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament, 1:30pm Shotgun Start, $100 per player
McCullough's Emerald Links, Egg Harbor Township**

Sunday, June 12 - rain date June 19
CHOWDERFEST (tentative)
Call for contest entry information
$15 adults/$7 children 4-12 - includes tower climb

Sunday, June 19th
Fathers Day – Dads Climb Free 

Monday, June 20
Summer Solstice Full Moon Climb
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Tuesday, July 19
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Wednesdays: July 6, 13, 20 & 27 - August 3, 10, 17
Wacky Wednesdays at the Lighthouse
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Salty Sea, Pirates & Mermaids, Fairy Tales, Christmas In July, Gifts of The Garden, Superheroes & Villains, and Dinosaurs
Included with Regular Admission - themes change weekly .

Friday, July 29 (Rain date: Saturday, July 30)
"Symphony & Soul" Wine Tasting Porch Party
Enjoy live jazz & classical music, and wine on our Keeper's Cottage Porch and lawn - last climb at 9:00 pm
$30 per person, includes light snacks

Sunday, August 7
National Lighthouse Day
Kids Climb Free!

Thursday, August 18
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Friday, September 16
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:00 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Saturday & Sunday, October 15 & 16
Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey
Regular admission, kids 11 and under are free

Thursday, October 20
"Luscious Libations" for the Lighthouse - a special evening of tasting spirits, live music & Silent Auction
5:30pm, $60 pp, Chart House, Golden Nugget

Saturday, October 29
Haunted Lighthouse Tours
5:00pm, 6:00 pm, 7:00pm, & 8:00pm
$20 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Saturday, December 10
"Santa & his Lighthouse Elves"
Pizza Party, Holiday Crafts & Climb to meet Santa
$15 per person