Try Something New in 2022

Top 5 picks to make the most of your summer in time for Memorial Day Weekend!

Readjusting schedules and returning to routines, is more important than ever for a trip to the beach, and taking in all the benefits of the Jersey Coast. Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members invite you to find something new in 2022 and share in its 108th summer sharing memories and creating new experiences. Whether this is your first visit or a familiar place, there is always more to explore.

1 Mobile Savings Pass- In a fresh take on a traditional savings book, register for free and receive a link that can be saved to the home screen of your phone.  Participating businesses will be updated on the pass offering Eat, Drink & Buy LBI regional coupons, giveaways, or discounts to pass holders. The pass also highlights free attractions and military discounts. Register here!

2. Land & Sea Passport – Where do you find local Electric Charging stations? How about tides charts, moon phases, pet travel info, and public restrooms? Whether you pick up the pocket-sized publication, scan the QR code, or get the digital copy do not miss this annual guide! Its central feature is the official LBI Passport with Giant Clam Trail log, Native plants, birds, shells and fish scavenger check-off lists.  View Digital Version Here!

3. New Rides at Fantasy Island Amusement Park – The park has been busy bringing one-of-a-kind rides to Beach Haven. The colorful Summertime Swings and the Shark Attack ride will bring smiles to summer evenings. The recently redesigned Arcade is loaded with the latest trends in prizes and new VIP pass packages make memories limitless

4. New Performances hitting the stage – Key the music, the comedy, and the drama! Showstoppers from professional productions, touring acts, outdoor concerts, or nightly entertainment are scheduled throughout the summer. Take advantage of lineups that rival any cultural district and find out why are redefining Beach Culture daily.

5. Celebrate the Chowder Capital of New Jersey right here! Become a traveling taster and support local restaurants on the Chowder Trail, vote online, and turn out for our free fest happening on October 1 in Beach Haven!  New merchandise, live entertainment, and plenty of bayfront views to be enjoyed. Learn more here!

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 10-4 pm or go to the virtual visitor center anytime!