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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
PROCEEDS BENEFIT ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE — PLEASE JOIN US!

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

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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…

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! Moms who show their "I Climbed" card at nearby Tony Boloney's Pizza afterward will receive a free slice of pizza as a reward. 
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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 Moonrise 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

Wednesday, December 14
Bus Trip to NYC Times Square Area
departs at 7:30am, returns by 8:30pm $55 per person