2016 TKE and Friends Gathering


TKE and Friends Gathering
Saturday, September 24, 2016
On the Water at The Oyster Point Hotel in Red Bank, NJ


Friends, Memories, Tunes, Lots of Food, Beer, Wine, Soda


Hello TKEs, Little Sisters & Friends of TKE:

Welcome to the resource and information page for the 2016 TKE and Friends Gathering. Excited to bring everyone together after too long a time … for a real good time. Lots of great feedback so far. There’s still time, so please RSVP and join us, as it’s going to be a blast. We look forward to seeing everyone on September 24! The 2016 TKE and Friends Gathering planners are Nick Miele, Mark Beck, Peter Cary, and Scott Jeffery.

To streamline the ease of making payment, we’ve added a PayPal payment feature here to the TKE and Friends website. You do not need an account at PayPal to process the transaction. Simply click the Buy Now button below and follow the prompts.

The event cost is $100.00 per person. Be sure to update the quantity field in PayPal and click the Update button if you are paying for more than one person. Use of PayPal is the preferred option for making payment.

Please confirm your attendance by making your payment of $100 per person by Friday, August 19:


If for any reason you cannot use the PayPal feature or absolutely prefer to make payment by check, please make the check payable to TKE and Friends, and mail the payment to Peter Cary by August 19. The mailing address is: Peter Cary, 5 Wilburtha Road, West Trenton, New Jersey 08628.

Cost: $100.00 per person. 100% of cost is used to cover event expenses. This will include an outstanding buffet dinner with choice of three entrees and a carving station, a 4-hour open bar, plus service charge, tax and gratuity. Beautiful venue, on the water, come in early to Red Bank – one of New Jersey’s best walking-around towns.


Quite a number of people in their responses expressed interest in staying over. We were able to negotiate a $50.00 reduction in room costs at The Oyster Point Hotel and have reserved a small block of 10 rooms. First come, first serve … reference “TKE Reunion Party” when booking your room … www.TheOysterPointHotel.com

Other accommodations in Red Bank and nearby include:

  • Courtyard at Lincroft, 245 Half Mile Road, Red Bank, NJ 07701-6747
  • Molly Pitcher Inn, 88 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1098
  • Extended Stay America, 329 Newman Springs Road, Red Bank, NJ 07701-5657
  • Comfort Inn, 750 State Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748
  • La Quinta Inn, 109 Route 36, West Long Branch, NJ 07764
  • Holiday Inn Express, 294 Highway 36 East, West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Things To Do, Things To See, Places To Eat

If you decide to come into New Jersey and the Red Bank area earlier in the day, there’s plenty to do and see. We’re forecasting a perfect Indian summer day. Take in the Jersey Shore or visit Red Bank, one of New Jersey’s best walking-around towns.

Things To Do or See

  • The Jersey Shore – A Day at the Beach before TKE and Friends
  • Visit Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash (of director Kevin Smith fame), Red Bank
  • A Walk Around Red Bank (great main street, shops galore)
  • The Tasting Room by Faustini Winery, Red Bank
  • Chetkin Gallery, Red Bank
  • Marine Park, 1 Marine Park, Red Bank

Local Places to Eat

  • B2 Bistro and Bar, Red Bank, NJ
  • Dublin House Pub & Restaurant, Red Bank, NJ
  • Good Karma Café, Red Bank, NJ
  • Inbetween Café, Red Bank, NJ
  • JBJ’s Soul Kitchen, Red Bank, NJ (one of Jon Bon Jovi’s restaurants)
  • Pazzo Restaurant, Red Bank, NJ
  • Red Bank Diner, Red Bank, NJ
  • Siam Garden, Red Bank, NJ
  • The Robinson’s Ale House, Red Bank, NJ

Never Had Such A Good Time … In My Life Before
Friends, Memories, Tunes, Lots of Food, Beer, Wine, Soda
Looking forward to seeing everyone on September 24, 2016