Starting Summer in Style

Less restrictions, longer days, and warm nights provide even more inspiration when looking for reasons to head to New Jersey’s Coast in 2021. Celebrating a renewed spirit, Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members welcome travelers to take part in their 107th summer sharing memories and creating new experiences. There is no better way to explore the unique beach culture that makes the Long Beach Island Region a favorite destination for so many.

With many choices and considerations with summer planning, the destination has released an easy to navigate the Eat Drink & Buy LBI Region Digital Summer Starter Guide just in time for the season. The guide will be continually updated to take you from Memorial Day Weekend right into peak summer months. From finding your favorite place to stay, places to eat, venture out, farmer’s market schedule, Land & Sea Passport online publication and even day camp drop ins happening in and around Long Beach Island. Access the guide and start summer with confidence

For additional assistance, the region’s official visitor center is open and is a trusted source in person and online. Go to 265 W Ninth Street in Ship Bottom for Welcome Window service , call at 609 494 7211 M-F 10-4pm or go to the virtual visitor center anytime at

The Long Beach Island Region of NJ brings together the best of outdoor life and comfortable surroundings. Plan for a day, a week or more when heading to this part of the shore.