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LBI Makes Top 5 Summer Destinations in US

In a recent survey by an online hotel booking site, LBI was listed among the top 5 most expensive summer destinations.  Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard emerged in first and second place. Third was Montauk, and Long Beach Island came rated fourth for average room rates with Bar Harbor rounding out top 5. We agree LBI […]

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Learn more on our partnership with Ocean County Irish Festival Sept 10!

As we enter our 108th fall, the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce along with our upcoming 2022 Chowderfest is proud to be a media partner with the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh 6th Annual Ocean County Irish Festival happening Saturday, September 10 at Manahawkin Lake Park from 11 am to 7pm. Our chamber has […]

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Tax Free School Supply Holiday

 This year, families will get to save some money as the State has announced a tax holiday for school supplies purchased from August 27 to September 5. The tax holiday applies to many school necessities bought in-person and online and includes selected computers, electronics, sports equipment and art supplies. Added savings for the business offers now available on […]

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Fall for our Women in Business September 27

Join our Chamber of Commerce members for this popular networking program set for Tuesday September 27, 2022 at 10am. Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center HealthU program will be hosting, providing light refreshments and networking. The meeting will highlight women health care experts from the hospital sharing how to manage your time and stay […]

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Chowderfest Announces Music & Beer Line Up for October 1

After hitting the Chowder Trail all of September, come relax in a base camp style setting at the free festheld on Taylor Ave Bayfront in Beach Haven featuring a variety of beer on tap, outstanding liveperformances and plenty of chowder to purchase. Get ready for an outstanding day by the bay as Southern Ocean County […]

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Chowder on and Savor the Season with Fall Trail and Fest

Plan to expand this fall, Chowder trail opens Labor Day Weekend with 11 soups to explore by supporting local restaurants and celebrates champions on Saturday October 1 at Chowderfest in Beach Haven Register for Free VIP List here Hit new and familiar sights as you explore the local culinary scene of the Chowder Capital of […]

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Add the LBI Region to #celebratenj campaign

Shout out some love for the LBI Region this July as we join other destinations in the #celebrateNJ campaign! There’s no denying the history, culture and beauty of the great Garden State is something to celebrate; which is why sharing your experiences this July is what the Destination Marketing Organizations of New Jersey are hoping […]

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Long Beach Island named NJ’s best Summer Travel Destination

Travel Pulse listed every state’s best summer travel destination for 2022 and LBI is listed as one of the best summer destinations in America The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which serves as the accredited Destination Marketing Organization for the Long Beach Island region, proudly shares the 2022 Travel Pulse report for the best […]

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Finding Fireworks & More

Spend time in LBI Region and start your summer with a bang! We are offering up a variety of Red, White and Blue activities to spark July Fourth excitement. Making the most of a holiday weekend, there are many events and activities to bring together family and friends at the Long Beach Island Region of […]

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Women In Business Summer Roundtable Set For June 21

In time for Summer, join us for our popular Women in Business networking meeting happening at The Residence at Stafford Senior Living Community located at 1275 Rt 72 W in Manahawkin. happening on Tuesday, June 21 beginning at 10am. The program will discuss the Shield to Wellness, as well as provide tours and light refreshments […]

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