Andy Bace, Trustee of S.T.A.R.S, said the organization is responsible for raising the money and building the court with the help of volunteers. Home Depot donated money and some of its employees will volunteer in the next couple of weeks to finish the landscaping.
The court will be open to the public, but S.T.A.R.S hopes to hold a Special Olympics bocce tournament for Monmouth and Ocean County kids soon.
The ceremony is Saturday at 10 a.m. at Hazlet Town Hall.
Blues and BBQ pre-registration
The festival is scheduled for Sept. 21, with a rain date of of Sept. 28.