Looking for a change of pace on your next night out? When it comes to the Jersey Shore’s selection of live music venues, The Stone Pony is the best option. From legendary rockers to contemporary greats, this is a venue that attracts the hottest names in music week in and week out!
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Here’s Why You Need to Visit The Stony Pony
A Rockin’ History
The Asbury Park music scene wouldn’t be where it is today without The Stone Pony. The iconic venue has seen some of the country’s best musicians and gave local legends like Bruce Springsteen, The Jukes, and the E Street Band their start. The bar opened its doors in 1974 and has been a staple of the area ever since! Skip the museums, because all of the Asbury Park history you need can be found at The Stone Pony.
An Epic Schedule
Throughout the year, The Stone Pony serves as a regular host for some of the area’s best local acts and features performances from some of the country’s most recognizable performers. Papa Roach, Bleachers, Buckethead, and The Dirty Heads are all set to grace the stage. So, whether you’re looking for a casual jam band to listen to while you enjoy a drink or are following your favorite band on their world tour, The Stone Pony has it all.
An Electric Atmosphere
Like any small but well-known music venue, bigger shows bring a wall-to-wall crowd. This presents an atmosphere that you really can’t find anywhere else in the area. The fantastic music, great drinks, and historic feel give the venue a magnetic pulse that can be felt anywhere in the city. The venue is also easy to get to with meter parking and paid lots close by. Check out The Stone Pony’s other FAQ before your visit.
The Best Place to Stay Near The Stony Pony
Are you looking for a quiet place to stay that’s still close to the action? Look no further than Ocean Grove, Asbury’s neighboring town. When you book a room at The Ocean Plaza Hotel or The Ocean View Inn, you’ll be within walking distance of all the best things to do in Ocean Grove. Plus, our beautiful property has everything you need to unwind post-show.
If you’re traveling with a group, book a Family Room to accommodate everyone without compromising a great view of the ocean. Or, reserve a Deluxe King Room and enjoy a king-size bed, daily maid service, and luxury linens and towels. Whatever you choose, we promise your next getaway will be one for the books! We look forward to having you.