Looking for ideas on how to spend your weekend? Check out these local events and feel free to post your own in our events calendar or in the comments section below.
1. A car wash will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Manchester Hawks Youth Football and Cheer Association complex, 2515 Ridgeway Rd., to benefit participants as they prepare for their upcoming season. The nonprofit organization has about 200 cheerleaders and football players. Washes are $5.
2. Just down the road, the Spirit Factory All Stars Senior Lime is hosting a car wash at the Oliverie Funeral Home, 2925 Ridgeway Rd., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in support of a trip to the Worlds Nationa Cheer Competition in Orlando, Fla. Donations are appreciated.
3. The will be held on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at . Vendors include the , area farmers and an Italian food vendor. The market will run each Sunday at the lake through Sept. 3.
4. In baseball action, the Lakewood BlueClaws will take on the Kannapolis Intimidators at 7:05 p.m. Saturday at FirstEnergy Park. Call 732-901-7000 for ticket information.
5. The Roustabouts will perform at the Ocean County Library's Toms River branch on Sunday at 7 p.m. Spectators are asked to bring their own chair to the free outdoor concert. Call 877-627-2757 for more information.