Holiday Events:
Santa Parade:
Friday, November 23.  See Santa and parade to the Holiday Express Concert, join us for music, dancing and more! Starting at 5:30pm at the Red Bank Train Station, the Kathryn Barnett School of Dance will be performing some of their fun and festive holiday numbers; music by Atlantic Watch; and Santa arriving by fire truck. Santa will lead a parade down Monmouth Street at approximately 6:30, where he will light the tree and continue to the Holiday Express concert. An evening of family fun for all ages!

*Due to the recent hurricane NJ Transit has had to cancel the Santa Express train ride from Little Silver to Red Bank
Holiday Express Concert & Town Lighting:  Friday, November 23.  Rock and Roll with Holiday Express in concert and see the town of Red Bank light up for the holidays!Broad and Canal Streets, 7pm

Holiday Harmonies:
Every Saturday November 24 – December 22.  Traditional carolers, choirs, brass bands, rock, folk, jazz & blues musicians bring holiday tunes to the sidewalks of Red Bank! 12pm to 3pm.

Classic Horse & Carriage Rides: Every Saturday November 24 – December 22.  Ride through the Red Bank Business District and enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season. Two Locations: 11 Bridge Ave & and 26 Broad St.
Sponsored by Pauline Poyner of Coldwell Banker

We Double Dog Dare You Holiday Hunt:Begins November 23 – December 16. Search for the boy from A Christmas Story at over 50 businesses. Collect at least 15 stamps on the passport (available at all participants) for your chance to win a Red Bank Grand Prize.

Holiday Mannequins:
A Red Bank Holiday Favorite! Shop Red Bank on the Sunday after Thanksgiving and look for the LIVE mannequins amongst the plastic ones. November 25th, 1 – 4PM.
Pictures with Santa: Every Saturday & Sunday from Nov 24th – Dec 16th, 12 – 4PM at The Galleria. Sponsored by TSS Photography.
Holiday Window Decorating Contest: Begins Friday, Nov 23rd – Sunday Dec. 16th. Businesses throughout the district will have windows decorated for the holidays, based on their choice of a favorite Holiday Movie.

Menorah Lighting:
Thursday, December 13th, 6PM, at the Red Bank Train Station.

Champagne with Santa:
Thursday, December 13th, 7PM at Taste in The Galleria. Sponsored by Red Bank Visitors Center.
West Side Community Tree Lighting: Saturday, December 3rd, 4PM at Westside Park on Dr. James Parker Blvd. & Shrewsbury Ave.
For more information on these and other events on the Jersey Shore check out our events calender at or call Robert Hilton, Executive Director of the Jersey Shore Convention and Visitors Bureau 732-244-9283