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Welcome to Our Newest Members!

With today being Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day, we are proud to be professionally supporting the business community, their customers, and all who invest in the LBI Region since 1914! Our member directory is filled with LBI Region experts. Search for and find what you need today. Please welcome our newest members! Accurate […]

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Holiday Events for Reynolds Garden Shop

November/December Events 2021 Enter to Win a Harvest Basket – Saturday, November 6 Enter to win a Harvest Basket filled with decorations and goodies to make your Thanksgiving special!  Harvest Basket Workshop – Saturday, November 13, 2 pm Let Reynolds’ expert designer Kim work with you to create a beautiful harvest basket arrangement incorporating the […]

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Check Out our Halloween Scene

Spanning from bay, to beach to the legendary Pinelands; we invite everyone to take part in time tested and twists on traditions. Starting off with Hogwarts coming to Anna Banana’s Bakery in Manahawkin from October 15 to October 17 with Sorting Hat cupcakes and other treats to cast a spell on all want to be […]

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Businesses Win Big with Shop Small Kick-off November 17

The Southern Ocean County Chamber members usher in the 2021 Holiday Shopping Season to the LBI Region with their November 17 breakfast meeting at The Mainland, Rt 72 in Manahawkin, with registration beginning 8am. The launch of the Shop Small, Win Big Shopping Pass, sponsored by Manasquan Bank, will add to the excitement of Shop […]

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Columbus Day Weekend Packed with Fall events

Our chamber is celebrating our 107th 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. The 49th Annual […]

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ChowderMonth Closes with a Champion Style Celebration

The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the community who supported, planned, sponsored, volunteered and celebrated its 33rd Annual Chowder Cook off Competition with its very first Bayfront Free Festival. “The overwhelming support for the organization and the event was a great way to end the season”, stated President Chris Schwab […]

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Eat, Drink & Be Bayfront at Free Fest this weekend!

The LBI Region welcomes fall with two days at Taylor Ave Bayfront in Beach Haven on October 2 & 3. This free festival brings local musical acts to the stage, along with vendor village, fall pumpkin patch, face painting, ChowerMonth champion announcements, food for purchase and for those of 21, great line up of alcohol […]

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Emmy Award Winning Travel Host to Present at Closing Ceremonies

Erik Hastings, a.k.a. Erik the Travel Guy, host of the internationally syndicated television series “Beyond Your Backyard” for PBS to recognize 2021 ChowderMonth restaurants. We are proud to announce the perfect pairing for the 2021 Traveling Taster LBI ChowderMonth Closing Ceremonies, Emmy WinningTravel Host Erik Hastings will serve as Master of Ceremonies. Announcements to take […]

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Cast Your ChowderMonth Vote To Be Counted

Legendary restaurants throughout the region are ready for the vote that will place them as 2021 ChowderMonth Grand Champion in each of the Red, White and Creative categories. As the month winds down, the party starts at Taylor Avenue Waterfront in Beach Haven at 11am on October 2 and Oct 3 as the 2-Day Free […]

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Free Festival Rocks the Bay Oct 2 & 3

Sending off summer and welcoming fall as Southern Ocean County Chamber members close outChowdermonth with music, vendors, activities and beer on tap at Taylor Ave Waterfront in Beach Haven! Plan sometime in the undisputed Chowder Capital of New Jersey. As the Southern Ocean County Chamber winds down their month long food competition and gears up […]

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