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LBI MEANS CLASSIC FALL FISHING

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 Ready For Oct 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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Women In Business at Beach House Retreat

Start your morning on Oct 25 with the final Women in Business of 2022! Join the us to learn more and take tours of a unique rental property who serves as a destination for reunions, weddings and gatherings throughout the year. Women in Business Roundtable is part of the Southern Ocean Chamber Association’s Open for […]

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Non Profit Forum Invites Your Board for A Tune Up

Our fall forum will feature a presentation from Brian Crockett focused on building a board that is active on November 7 at 10am at Stockton Manahawkin Campus In time for fall planning, our chamber has announced the Monday, November 7 Fall Non Profit Forum, Mission & Governance Tune-up: Building a Board that is Active (and […]

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Alcohol & Cocktails approved for Third Party Delivery Services in NJ

New Jersey Attorney General Matthew Platkin announced that alcoholic beverages — including to-go drinks from restaurants can be delivered third-party services like DoorDash, Instacart and Amazon Flex. This Special Ruling (ABC 2022-15) from the Attorney General’s Office and ABC creates a third-party delivery permit, which lets licensed businesses that serve alcohol contract with third-party services. Citing the […]

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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!

Listen to the LBI Region Report radio interview on WBNJ 91.9 with all the event details here 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 […]

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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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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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