2020 brings the 12th Annual LBI Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour!

Hosted by the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce the 2020 Road Show will take place, rain or shine on Sunday, April 26, 2020.

About – the only event of its kind!
The LBI Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour is hosted by the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce. In its 12th year, the Road Show is an event that gives attendees a unique experience while highlighting some of the most sought after venue locations at the Jersey Shore.

The Road Show is a self guided road show and it takes attendees through Long Beach Island’s 18-mile coastal treasure trove, each stop offers a new perspective into what LBI has to offer for your next event or stay. Along with the opportunity to meet very best event professionals the Raod Show allows yo uto go at your own pace as you drive from stop to stop.

The Road Show runs from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and is a free to attend and ideal for decision-makers, engaged couples, event planners, fundraiser, PTO groups and more. Registration is required and can be done online or the day of the Road Show at the first stop— The Holiday Inn, Mainland— located at 151 NJ-72, Manahawkin, NJ 08050. Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 12:00 p.m. Chamber staff will be available to answer any questions that you may have while visiting the LBI region.

The Road Show is a self-guided tour where attendees at their leisure visit the Showcase Venues filled with event professionals and have the option to stop at the Tour Only Stops

Who attends the Road Show?
Anyone who is looking to plan a baby shower, wedding, corporate, fund-raiser, anniversary, graduation party, sweet 16, reunion, or an event of any kind. The Road Show is perfect for a day out with friends, family or your committee to kick off the pre-summer season! By the end of the Road Show, you will know so much more about Long Beach Island and what it has to offer for your next event!

Types of Stops
The LBI Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour is comprised of Showcase Venues and Tour Only Stops.

Please Note:
If there is severe weather or a state of emergency, please check social and website for information regarding Road Show Schedule. This event would not be rescheduled for 2020  but individual venues may have upcoming party planning events for you to attend.

Showcase Venues

2020 Showcase Venues – Showcase Venue hours are 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Showcase Venues are locations where you can expect to tour the venue, meeting venue staff, discuss details and meet with local event professionals as they showcase their services. Refreshments and food will be available to taste and try along the way at each showcase venue free of charge.

Mainland Holiday Inn Registration Site – The Mainland is the Check-In Stop. Registration is open 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
151 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
(609) 481-6100 |

Surf City Hotel
800 Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, NJ 08008
(609) 494-7281 |

Surf City Yacht Club
399 N 9th St, Surf City, NJ 08008
(609) 494-1532 |

Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club
10 S Atlantic Ave, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-4611 |

Brant Beach Yacht Club
6106 Bayview Ave, Long Beach Township, NJ 08008
 (609) 494-4485 |

404 Broadway, Barnegat Light, NJ 08006
(609) 494-2100 |

Station 117
117 North Bay Avenue, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-0117 |


Tour Only Stops

2020 Tour Only Stops – Tour only stop hours are 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Tour only stops are intended for a brief walk-thru. There are no vendors or tastings at these locations. Smaller in size these venues are great options for attendees to check out if they are in need of a space for a milestone celebration, rehearsal dinner, nights stay or party of any kind.

The Gables
212 Centre St, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-3553 |

Long Beach Island History Museum
29 Engleside Ave, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-0700 |

Daddy O’s Restaurant & Hotel
4401 Long Beach Blvd, Brant Beach, NJ 08008
(609) 494-1300 |

Tucker’s Tavern
101 S West Ave, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-2300 |

Beach Haven Marlin & Tuna Club
420 N Pennsylvania Ave, Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 848-9844 |

120 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach Township, NJ 08008
(609) 494-1241 |

Hotel LBI
350 West 8th Street Ship, Ship Bottom, NJ 08008
(609) 467-8000 |

Participating Vendors

List of participating vendors will be posted as soon as possible.


Where do I park? Is parking free?
Parking can be found at each location stop. Registration parking is at The Mainland Holiday Inn located at 151 NJ-72, Manahawkin, NJ 08050

Parking is free. This is a self guided tour so as an attendee you will drive to the participating venues to explore, taste and meet event planning professionals.

How do I navigate LBI?
This event is a self guided tour that allows attendees to drive from stop to stop. Upon arrival to the registration site you will receive a map to assist you in navigating your day.

Is this event free to attend?
The Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour is a free event for anyone to attend. An RSVP is required. Sign up to attend prior to the event, or register the day of at the registration site.

Registration site:
The Mainland Holiday Inn
151 NJ-72, Manahawkin 08050
Registration is open 9:30 am. – 1:00p.m.

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