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Summer Fun Series

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Summer Fun

We’re announcing a fun and exciting series of events throughout the summer months to bring Montclair State alumni together! From an afternoon at the races to a day at the zoo, there is something for everyone at these family-friendly activities. Celebrate summer and your alma mater by spending a day with with fellow graduates and friends.

Our first event of this series will be a Day at the Races at Monmouth Park. Join fellow alumni and friends for a day of family fun at Monmouth Park. Enjoy a day at the races and barbecue fare in an exclusive picnic area just for Montclair State.

Event Details
Date: Sunday, July 15
Time: 12:00 p.m. until races end
Location: Monmouth Park
175 Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Cost: $25 per adult
$10 per child (3-12)
Complimentary for children under 2

Complimentary for members of the President’s Club. If you are a member of The President’s Club, please call Jenna Villani at 973-655-7872 for your complimentary registration.

Tickets will be available for pick up at the park. The specific location for ticket pick up and picnic area location will be provided. Parking is not included in the registration fee and is $5. The first race begins at 12:50 p.m. and the last race begins between 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Pre-registration is required. Please register online by July 11. Registration includes admission to the park, a program, alumni gift, $5 gift to the Fund for Montclair State (for adult tickets only), BBQ, beverages including beer (must be 21+). Thank you for your support of Montclair State University!

Stay tuned for details on the rest of our summer fun series happening in August, including:

  • An evening of baseball at the New Jersey Jackals game
  • An afternoon of exploring and learning at the Liberty Science Center
  • Fun with the animals at the Turtle Back Zoo

“We cannot wait for the first alumni Jackals game this summer, especially with the new field and scoreboard! We have been going to games for years and are excited to share it with our proud alumni!” says alumna Jennifer LoRusso ’09.

For more information or questions, contact the Office of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement at 973-655-4141 or