Atlantic County - Atlantic City - ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE CELEBRATES NATIONAL LIGHTHOUSE DAY, MONDAY, AUGUST 7TH, WITH FREE CLIMBS FOR KIDS, A FULL MOONRISE CLIMB, & WINE TASTING WITH LIVE JAZZ
Monday, August 7 - Atlantic County
ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE CELEBRATES NATIONAL LIGHTHOUSE DAY, MONDAY, AUGUST 7TH, WITH FREE CLIMBS FOR KIDS, A FULL MOONRISE CLIMB, & WINE TASTING WITH LIVE JAZZ
Absecon Lighthouse, New Jersey's tallest and the country's third tallest lighthouse, will celebrate National Lighthouse Day on Monday, August 7th. Kids up to 12 years old are invited to climb the lighthouse for FREE (must be accompanied by an adult) from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. But let's not forget the grown-ups! Enjoy a Full Moonrise Climb & Winetasting, while enjoying jazz tunes by Atlantic City's very own Eddie Morgan Band, from 5:30 to 8:30. Tickets are $20 to help preserve this important Atlantic City icon.
Dogs on leashes are always welcome in the garden and the museum. Bring a lawn chair and hang-out...watch the sun set while you sip some wine, listen to classic soul tunes, stroll our 21-bed community garden and 2-acre grounds, take in the historic outdoor exhibits, and chillax with us, because: SUMMER!
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 every day July & August, 10am to 5pm, and Thursdays until 8pm - last climb is 1/2 hour before closing. This event has been in part by the NJ State Council on the Arts, Department of State, a partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts through a grant administered by the Atlantic County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs.
For more information call (609) 449-1360 or visit us on the web at www.abseconlighthouse.org.