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Celebrate Summer with Music and More!

Heading to the outdoors to socially distance and take in great entertainment is everyone’s new favorite past time. With new scheduling and rearranging this summer is shaping up to offer plenty of talent and ways to safely enjoy it. The Long Beach Island Region redefines beach culture through art and music; it is only fitting […]

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Redefining Beach Culture Safely with our Museums, Art and Performances

Everyone is invited to spend the summer rediscovering the tremendous cultural assets that our region holds. For families coming to visit, the Passport to LBI is a customized itinerary of a collection of heritage and educational non profits located throughout the island. As museums reopen, plan a trip to the NJ Maritime Museum & Gift […]

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Gear up for A Grand Fourth

The Fourth of July weekend brings even more to celebrate as the restrictions lift and the LBI Ferry sets sail for the season. Get into the swing of summer, as the Long Beach Island Region outdoor amusement parks, water parks, playgrounds and arcades open up July 2 to help you beat the heat. Museums are […]

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LBI Region Welcomes Salon and Spa Reopening June 22

Personal Care Services may resume in shop services on Monday June 22. As the region’s chamber, we are thrilled to have our fellow businesses back doing what they do best, putting our self care first. Please note that services will be by appointment only, and that personal protective equipment are required by clients as well […]

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Southern Ocean Chamber Visitor Center Opens Information Window for Direct Assistance

Our office has several ways to help visitors, businesses and residents by utilizing services at 265 W Ninth Street in Ship Bottom and online The Visitor & Commerce Center is fully stocked and ready to help all consumers and visitors connect with local experts. With everyone’s safety in mind here there are several ways the […]

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Local Farmer Markets 2020

A bumper crop of Jersey Fresh produce, baskets of baked goods, pasta, cheeses, fresh fish and handcrafts will fill your summer table at our local farmer’s markets happening weekly! Find the schedule here: Surf City Farmer’s MarketSurf City Volunteer Fire Company and EMS. 713 Long Beach Blvd, Surf CityMonday June 29-Monday August 31 from 9AM-12PM […]

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LBI Region Welcomes Outdoor dining and Indoor Shopping Beginning June 15

Stay at Home Orders are lifted, and Southern Ocean County Chamber Members are welcoming guests by Land & Sea to help ring in Summer 2020 It has been a long spring, but with summer comes the promise of reconnecting and enjoying some time away from home. We have been promoting and anxiously awaiting the arrival […]

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Welcoming You By Land And Sea

We are ready to refresh 2020! Are you coming? We know there has been a lot going on and we are glad that you are doing summer right, by spending some time with us in the Long Beach Island Region. With Covid19 restrictions, we want to make sure you have some tips that will help […]

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Beach and Badge Information

Planning to visit the LBI beaches? Be sure to practice social distancing and stay updated with beach and badge information for all six municipalities on the island here. Beach and Area Information Beach Information Provided by Each Town as of May 2020 Barnegat Light 609.494.9196 | Mon – Fri, 8 am – 3:30pm | 10 […]

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Make Plans to Experience A Long Weekend

We Have What You Are Looking For! There is a lot to make up for this year, and we are ready to get away. Sometimes the best things are a short drive away. Come experience the something new without heading too far from home. Family Fun Heading out for a road trip has never felt […]

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