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valentines dayIt’s the weekend leading into Valentine’s day here at the Jersey Shore and there are some fun events to make traveling worthwhile. Many businesses open and things to do are plenty and the shore is alive and kicking even in February. Check out what’s up and make your reservations today.

Year round, Ocean Grove is filled with beach activities, arts and craft shows, giant flea markets, guided historical walking tours, free band concerts in the Boardwalk Pavillion, performances by famous named artists at the legendary Great Auditorium and much more.

This weekend Ocean Grove Chamber of Commerce has put together a Chocolate Lovers Weekend. Events will be held on Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday: Hunt for Hearts: 10:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. as well as a tour of the Inns of Ocean Grove from 11:00am until 4:00pm. In the evening, head out for a special chocolate lovers’ dinner available at participating Ocean Grove restaurants. Sunday will feature a  Winter Walk from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. Events begin at the Ocean Grove Chamber Office at 45 Pilgrim Pathway.

Four JG s Vineyards

Four JG’s Orchards & Vineyards is located in Central New Jersey in a historic farming area. The winery is named after the four owners, John and Janet Giunco and their two children, John (who most know as “Bert”) and Jill. The Giunco family has farmed in Monmouth County for over 60 years. Four JG’s seek to grow quality fruit and make the highest quality wine. The estate produces wines that are bold in character and rich in fruit. Founded in 1999, Four JG’s Orchards & Vineyards is located on a farm with barns and houses that date back to the early 1700’s.

This Valentine tasting event features wines, chocolates, and live music in a tavern-like tasting room built in the 1700’s. Wine and Chocolate Lover’s Weekend will be held February 9th and 10th, 2013 between noon and 5pm. 4JG’s Orchards & Vineyards is located at 127 Hillsdale Road Colts Neck, NJ.

Rooms are available at Sheraton Eatontown Hotel for your Valentine’s Day getaway at the Jersey Shore this weekend. We hope to welcome you.