Annual Pig Roast to Benefit Local Charities–Sponsorships Available

Posted on July 29, 2017 By

P.B.A. Local #168, Jackson Township, N.J., is holding its 18th annual Pig Roast to raise money for charitable causes, Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m., rain or shine, in the Clarence Brown Picnic Area of Pine Park, off West County Line Road, Lakewood. The event features all-inclusive food, fun, and entertainment for families and friends.

Enjoy all you can drink and all you can eat: fresh clams, chicken, burgers, salads, hot dogs, and much more donated by ShopRite of Jackson. Children’s activities include bounce houses, rock climbing, carnival games, and face painting, among others. Jersey shore favorite “Undisputed” is providing live music.

Attendees are urged to buy tickets ahead of time. Tickets cost $30.00 per adult; $25.00 for ages 9 to 20; and free for children 8 and under. An additional $5.00 fee will be charged for tickets at the event. Children 8 and under will still be free.

For more than 50 years, the Jackson P.B.A. has supported such causes as the Special Olympics, Jackson High School Scholarship programs, Toys for Tots, school supplies for the homeless, and food for needy families throughout the year. The annual Pig Roast helps the P.B.A. raise funds to continue its charitable work.

Sponsorship packages are available and include many benefits, including an event T-shirt imprinted with the sponsors’ names or company names; and free tickets depending on the sponsorship level. To become an official Pig Roast sponsor, purchase tickets, or for questions, contact Pig Roast Coordinator Sgt. Fred Meabe #230, Jackson Twp. Police Department at 732-928-1111 Ext. 5230 or

Sponsorship donation checks can be mailed to Jackson Township P.B.A. Local #168, P.O. Box 188, Jackson, and N.J. 08527. People can also donate gift certificates or products.