Thompson Park Day


Thompson Park805 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft 07738

Sunday, October 16 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

 See schedule of activities.

 

Enjoy autumn fun for the entire family!

Free Activities:

  • Entertainment
  • DJ Ed’s Dance Party
  • Canoeing at Marlu Lake (weather permitting)
  • Corn Maze
  • Foot Golf
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Disc Golf
  • Kids Races
  • Zany Zombies
  • Dash for Cash
  • S.T.E.A.M Fun
  • Discover Walnford
  • Pottery Demonstrations
  • Mini Golf
  • Square Dancing
  • Golf Zilla (weather permitting)


Activities that required tickets are:     

  • Pumpkin Painting - 2 tickets
  • Grab & Go Ceramics at the Creative Arts Center - 3 tickets
  • Climbing Wall - 2 tickets
  • Turbo Tubs - 2 tickets
  • Wagon Rides - 2 tickets
  • Bungee Trampoline - 3 tickets
  • Inflatable Rides - 2 tickets
  • Turbo Twister - 2 tickets
  • Turbo Tubs - 2 tickets
  • Archery at the Archery Range - 2 tickets
  • Fired Up Ceramics at the Creative Arts Center - 10 tickets
  • Rolling Video Games - 3 tickets

Tickets need to be purchased at ticket booths. $1 per ticket. 

Pie Eating Contest        

  • 1 p.m. - Kids
  • 1:15 p.m. - Adults
  • Registration at Kids Race Area 

Scarecrow Contest 

We'lll provide the framework and stuffing; you supply the face, outer covering (clothes, etc.) and imagination. Prizes will be awarded and the scarecrow is yours to take home. Pre-register online. Pre-registration is available until October 15. Call 732-872-2670, ext. 225, for more information.  Download an application.

The pre-registration fee is $10 and event-day registration is $12. (Pre-registration guarantees a frame; day-of-registration frames are limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first–served basis).

Strut Your Mutt Doggie Costume Contest

Dress up your four-legged pal as something fun, silly or scary! The whole family can dress up together! Contest is held at 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.  Prizes awarded for funniest, scariest, prettiest, most original and best canine/human combo.  

Pre-registration costs $10 and is available until October 7.
Day of event registration costs $15.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Monmouth County ParksDownload an applicationLearn about becoming a sponsor.  For additional information, call 732-975-9735.

Thank you to Strut Your Mutt sponsor: 


Garden State Veterinary Specialists 
 

 

For additional information:

  • Scarecrow Contest - 732-732-872-2670, ext. 225
  • Pie Eating Contest - 732-542-1642, ext. 26
  • Food Vendors - 732-842-4000, ext. 4383
  • General Event Information - 732-842-4000, ext. 4312

Make & Take Vendor Application for 2016 Thompson Park Day

 

THANKS TO OUR 2016 SPONSOR! 

Wemrock Orchards logo

 

Directions

  • Garden State Parkway to exit 109. Southbound, turn right onto Rt. 520 West (Newman Springs Rd.); Northbound, turn left onto Rt. 520 West 2.2 miles to Park (past M.T. Thompson park and Brookdale College entrance ) on left.
  • State Hwy. 34 to Rt. 520 east. Southbound, turn left; northbound, turn right. Follow Rt. 520 east to Park entrance.