Top Ten Things You Can Do At The Greater Long Beach Island Region Enjoy The Unique Jersey Shore

Staying close to home as never been this exciting. Featuring one of a kind events, free activities and classic shore surroundings this list sets the tone for great getaways.
June 2, 2008 - PRLog -- If you think you have experienced all there is down the shore, then the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce has to disagree. Representing the Greater Long Beach Island Region for over 90 years, the Chamber never runs out of suggestions for visitors looking to do the new and different. Come share our summer with us, and our fall for that matter. Don’t forget to bring your camera.

Catch a Wave: Our surf shop partners will get you outfitted and hook you or your group up with surfing lessons whether you are a gremmie or radical from Spring through the End of Fall. Call the Chamber for details

Earn Your Stripes: Super Surf Casting Seminar helps kick off opening day of our 54th Annual LBI Fishing Tournament where thousands of dollars are awarded weekly for the prize catch of Bluefish & Striped Bass. October 11, 2008 9am – 1pm this is a free event to register contact the Chamber office

Walk Back In Time: Long Beach Island Museum, Beach Haven NJ offers walking tours through Victorian Beach Haven that start the last week in June through mid September on
Tuesdays and Fridays, weather permitting at 10:00am tickets are $8.00 call 609 492 0700

Sing for Your Supper or at least your dessert at the turn of the century inspired Show Place Ice Cream Parlor with singing wait staff. Showplace is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day with daily show times July 1 – September 3 running Six pm until Midnight. For more information or private parties call 609 492-0018

Fight the Redcoats: Join the ranks during Heritage Days September 19 through 21, 2008 at Manahawkin Lake Parks Route 9, Manahawkin. Watch Historic Re enactments, period games, all day entertainment and authentic artisans in this three day extravaganza. (609) 597-5947

Meet A Pooka:  Surflight, Beach Haven’s professional live performance theatre presents Harvey October 15-19. The classic tale of Elwood P Dowd, his imaginary friend Harvey a six foot three and a half inch rabbit and the comedy of errors that ensue.
Call box office for tickets availability and pricing (609) 492-9477.

Sail a Cat at Tuckerton Seaport’s Classic Sail Fest; a true A-Cat celebration! Watch or participate in races, take a boat ride, watch demonstrations, food, entertainment and lots of activities August 5-8, Friday until 9pm call 609 296-8868.

Do A Jig at the Ship Bottom Irish Festival 10th Street and Shore Avenue on the bay.
September 6th and 7th. Celebrate with music, vendors, food and Beer Garden. Admission is $10.00 for one day $15.00 for two days.

Bet On a Crab at Sunset Park West Salem Avenue, Harvey Cedars during the Blue Claw Crab Race. Bring your fastest crab or just cheer on your favorite on August 16 at 10 am No fee for the public. (609) 361-7990

Become an Official Chowder Judge at the 20th Anniversary of Chowderfest, Sunday October 5 at Bayfront Park Taylor Avenue, Beach Haven. Unlimited chowder tasting at the Chowder Cook off Classic as local restaurants compete to be the King Of Clams. Your ticket gets you two votes, one for red and one for white. Plenty of music, food and fun for everyone from 11am to 4pm. VIP and General Admission tickets are available at the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce.

For more information on these plus hundreds more visit or call the Chamber office at 609 494 7211.
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