Fantastic Tuesdays. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. look for entertainment, face painters and balloon sculptors on the O.C. Boardwalk between 6th and 14th streets. Then at 7 p.m. strut your stuff with the Mummers. OCNJ.us

Tribute Tuesdays: Can’t afford to see your favorite band? See these killer tribute acts for free. We swear you won’t even know the difference. From 7-10 p.m.; Kennedy Plaza on the Atlantic City Boardwalk on Tuesdays for free this summer.

July 2: Rockin’ the Paradise (Styx tribute)

July 9: The E Street Shuffle (Bruce Springsteen tribute)

July 16: Big Eyed Phish (Dave Matthews Band tribute)

July 23: Earth, Wind & Fire Review (EWF tribute)

July 30: CSN Songs (CSN tribute)

Aug. 6: Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel tribute)

Aug. 13: Dean Ford & the Beautiful Ones (Prince tribute)

Aug. 20: Wanted DOA (Bon Jovi tribute)

Aug. 27: Real Diamond (Neil Diamond tribute)

Sept. 3: Separate Ways (Journey tribute)


Wacky Wednesdays: June 26 – Aug. 28. Wacky But Not Tacky events and contests for the family at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Try your hand at Taffy Sculpting or French Fry sculpting. Contest is free and limited to 150 participants. Open to all ages. The Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. For info call 609-399-6111.

Mardi Gras on the Boardwalk: Presented by Tony Mart, the sounds of the Big Easy come to Kennedy Plaza every Wednesday from 7 to 10:30 p.m. all summer. Look for the best in classic rock, New Orleans R&B, reggae, funk, blues rock, roots rock, Americana and world music by some of the best performers on the scene today. Free. Go to TonyMart.com.

June 26: Dumpstaphunk

July 3: “The Music That Made Tony Mart’s Famous” starring Michael “Tunes” Antunes from “Eddie & The Cruisers,” Rock Hall Of Famer Teddy Royal from the original Fats Domino Band & The Tony Mart Allstars

July 10: Third World; Marcella Simien and Her Lovers

July 17: Blues/folk/rock artist Maria Muldaur ; Premier West Coast Jump Swing group Rick Estrin And The Nightcats

July 24: Gary U.S. Bonds; Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters

July 31: The Phantom Blues Band; Dr. Phil & The Heart Attacks

Aug. 7: Galactic; Quasimodo’s Bride

Aug. 14: Johnny Sansone’s Jersey Gumbo

Aug. 21: Stanley Jordan’s tribute to Jimi Hendrix; Bobby T’s tribute to Johnny Winter

Aug. 28: Remember Jones; The Weeklings

Sept. 4: The Billy Walton Band; TBA


Family Nights: Entertainment on the O.C. Boardwalk from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. between 6th-14th streets. OCNJ.us

Thrilling Thursdays: From July 4 to Aug. 29. Taking place in Margate in July and August. Free beach days (no beach tags required), and free movies on the beach at Huntington Avenue at 8:30 p.m. MargateHasMore.com

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