Seaside Heights offers delightful activities and attractions for
every age and a wide variety of interests, whether you visit for part of
a day or weeks at a time. Delight at:
- Sparkling Beaches & Fresh Ocean Air
- An Entertainment-Filled Boardwalk
- Amusement Piers
- Miniature Golf
- Water Park
- Ocean and Bay Swimming, Surfing, Boating
- Fishing & Crabbing
- Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets
- Dining from Japanese sushi to an Irish-style pub to sausage
sandwiches on the Boardwalk
- Coco-Cola Family Fun Days in Seaside Heights
- ...and much more.
Or just sit back on the beach or on a bench and wrap yourself
around your favorite book. Best of all, Seaside Heights is easily
reached by car or bus. This is convenient family fun at its
Easy Travel to Many More Recreational Opportunities
Within 15 Minutes:
- Pristine Island Beach State Park
- 15 theater screens
- Two golf courses
- Ocean County Mall
Approximately 30 Minutes
- Six Flags Great Adventure
- Garden State Arts Center
- Even more golf
- Numerous county parks
- Monmouth Park and Freehold Raceway
- Oyster Creek Energy Spectrum
Approximately 60 Minutes :
- Atlantic City
- State Aquarium at Camden
- New York City
The large parking lot as you enter Seaside Heights from Route 37 (4
blocks from the beach) is FREE. Consider dropping your passengers and
beach equipment at the beach and then taking advantage of the free
From the beachfront to Central Avenue. One-half hour of parking
for each quarter deposited. In effect 24 hours daily from April
1 to October 31, and Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings,
after 10 p.m., from October 1 to March 1. Meters accept quarters
only. On busy days, consider dropping your passengers and beach
equipment at the beach and then parking on Central Avenue (two
blocks from the beach).
Private Parking Lots
There are a number of privately operated lots near the beach. The cost
varies from day to day and can run $10 or more.
Coolers of up to 48 quart size are allowed on the beach and are subject
to safety inspection. Glass containers, alcoholic beverages, and
littering are strictly prohibited from the beach.
Kites, Kayaks, Ball Playing Frisbee
Recreational activities that could inconvenience fellow beach-goers are
prohibited when the beaches are open. However, you are invited to make
use of our beaches for these purposes before 9 a.m. or after 6 p.m.
Our bayfront beach is free to all visitors. Crabbing and fishing are
allowed from our three piers. Personal watercraft are allowed only in
our bay waters south of Route 37. For the safety and comfort of bathers,
no powered watercraft are allowed to beach on the bayfront beaches north
of Route 37.
Beach umbrellas, lounge chairs, and inflatable rafts are available from
privately operated concessions on the beach.
Beach Access for the Physically Challenged
Our Surf Chair program provides beach access wheelchairs available
at no charge. Call (732) 793-9100 for an informational brochure.