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Be a Vendor for the 15th Annual Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour

The 2023 Wedding Road Show & Party planning tour is open to members who service the wedding and event industry. Simply complete the form and submit if you would like to participate in our April 23rd event. The Southern Ocean Chamber is celebrating our 15th Annual LBI Wedding Road Show and Party Planning Tour. This […]

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Celebrate Your Christmas Meal

DINING OUT Buckalew’s Restaurant & Tavern Engleside Inn & Restaurant – Open for Christmas Dinner and New Year’s Eve. The Gables – check for available reservations. Kubel’s Barnegat Light – now accepting reservations for Christmas and New Year’s Eve. Call 609.494.8595 CATERING Blue Collar Catering – Click for Catering Menu Murphy’s Market – Click for Catering […]

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Holiday Happenings & Santa Visits in the LBI Region

Shop Small in the LBI Region between November 25 – December 31st this season. Also, check out local retail and restaurants offering special sales and promotions for the holidays! LBI Region Savings Pass Tuesday, December 6Irving Berlin’s White Christmas – Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven Wednesday, December 7Lucky’s Bed & Biscuit Santa visit – appointment only […]

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2023 Wedding Road Show Venue Registration

Register your location to take part in the 15th annual Road Show!

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Celebrate the big meal!

Check out Chamber members who are providing Thanksgiving Day delights! Enjoy dinner out or catered in as an option. THANKSGIVING DINNER 2022 DINING OUT Buckalew’s Restaurant & Tavern – Open for Thanksgiving traditional meals in addition to normal menu.  More information on the website at or call 609 492-1065. Engleside Inn & Restaurant – […]

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Chowder Champions Celebrated at Rescheduled Fest

The Chowder Trail Champions in Red, White and Creative categories were recognized among the many festivities at Taylor Avenue Waterfront in Beach Haven on October 15 The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce along with event sponsors Health Village Imaging, Barlow Buick GMC, Richie & Page, Michelob Ultra, The Bywatyr Shop, 609 Security, Reynolds Garden Shop, […]

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Chowder Champions To Be Announced at Oct 15 Fest

The event will recognize the upcoming 10th anniversary of Super Storm Sandy, and raise attention to coastalresiliency and award Chowder trail Champions. We would like to thank all of the Traveling tasters that visited and voted for the restaurants on the Chowder trail all September long. Traveling Tasters had until Sept 30 to vote for […]

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Columbus Day Weekend Packed with Fall events

Our chamber is celebrating our 108th fall season in the Long Beach Island Region of the Jersey coast. The charm that the Pines and the salt air casts a magic spell over events taking place in the fall. Some long standing traditions, and some new ones have been added to the calendar. Also mark the […]

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The 68th Annual Long Beach Island Surf Fishing Classic brings the iconic tournament back for a shot at extending a great time in the region. Kicking off on October 8 and running through December 11, the 2022 tournament is a great excuse to hit our beaches. If you enjoy a great time fishing, participating in […]

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Chowderfest Now October 15

SAVE THE DATE FOR CHOWDERFEST happening at the Taylor Avenue Waterfront- Saturday Oct 15 ! As with all local organizers, this scenario has become a common occurrence, as storm events and flooding is now very much a part of our coastal community. We appreciate your support as we move forward, the new date will be […]

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