Calling all curious epicureans!  Count Basie Theater in Red Bank, New Jersey is hosting APPETITE: A Gastronomic Experience. From September 5th through the 7th, welcome celebrity chefs to the center stage, eat delicious delicacies and learn new skills in food prep!

Celebrity chefs Ina Garten, Anne Burell, and Joe Bastianich with special guest, Victor Rallo, will welcome you to APPETITE, on their respective nights, and regale you with stories from behind the oven and discuss their personal approaches to food.

Learn more about food and drink from the professionals. We’re talking brewers, bakers, roasters and more!  Find out all about your favorite spots to eat in Monmouth County, how they got where they are today and insider tips and tricks to impress any foodie.

Are you a fan of food trucks?  Count Basie will be assembling a “Food Truck Court” featuring the best food trucks in the tri-state. Listen to great live music while chowing down on some delicious food truck fare.  Did we mention there would be a make-your-own Bloody Mary buffet? Yeah, that’s pretty important.

Come for one event or stay for the entire weekend, whatever you decide to do your stomach will definitely be satiated.  For more information, and to buy tickets go to!

And if you need a ride to Red Bank, take Seastreak ferry!  Red Bank is only a 15 minute car ride from our terminal.  It’s a no-hassle way to get from the city to this quaint little riverside town.  Will you be attending? Let us know below!


Sea you soon,

The Seastreak Family

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