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Celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day!

Our members remind you to use your vacation days wisely in 2022 and start planning much needed quality time that is only a road trip away! The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce  is joining thousands of organizations across the country to celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day and encourage Americans to take some much-needed […]

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LBI Wedding Road Show & Party Planning In Person Touring Sunday April 24

Our chamber is always looking for love, and for 14 years it has been finding it with the Wedding Road Show & Party Planning tour event that happens each spring. For those couples that recently got engaged, or are looking to plan a milestone celebration? The one of a guide planning event,  Annual Wedding Road […]

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Celebrate 108!

Founded in 1914 as the Long Beach Island Board of Trade, the current organization grew to become the LBI Chamber and then into the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce. Serving as the official tourism organization for the region as well as investing in projects to foster economic development, the region’s chamber continues to work […]

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Meet our new Officers at January19 State of the Chamber

Join us as we begin our 108th continued year of service at the January 19 State of Chamber event beginning with check in at 815am and featuring a full program, networking and breakfast. The new board officers will be introduced and share opportunities for the upcoming year. President Jeremy DeFilippis, of Jetty Inc, Vice President […]

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Plenty of support for Shopping Small this Season

The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce is wrapping up their holiday shopping campaign with plenty of cheer. As the holiday shopping season winds down, spirits are up with plenty of mindful shoppers supporting businesses in the LBI Region. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce wanted to make the most impact for local businesses […]

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Outfit Your Stay – Rentals & Gear

What it is you need we have it. Charters, bikes, beach gear & more.

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Nightlife in the LBI Region

The LBI Region is a fun coastal destination by day and even more so at night. After the sun sinks into the sky the region comes alive! Check out the top things to do at night on LBI.

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Family Friendly Activities

The LBI region is full of wonderful family activities.

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Southern Ocean Chamber wins 2021 NJ Excellence Award for Chowderfest Digital Outreach

To top off the 107th year of our chamber, we were honored to receive statewide honors for our digital outreach for our recent Chowderfest campaign. The New Jersey Tourism Industry Association held it’s Tourism Excellence Award Ceremony at the Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City on December 1. Winners included a variety of marketing and […]

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New Year’s in the LBI Region

Check out Chamber members who are providing New Year’s Eve Celebrations! The Arlington – Call for information. 609.494.8848 Black Whale New Year’s Eve Party – Call for dinner reservations 609.492.0025. Chris Fritz plays 9-midnight Buckalew’s – New Year’s Eve, Dec 31st, 9:00pm – 1:00am.  609.492.1065 Daddy O’s – On New Year’s Eve, a special a […]

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