A beautiful ocean vista, trendy shops, fabulous dining choices and luxury apartments: what’s not to love? You can find hot music or cool karaoke, boutique shopping finds and delightfully unique restaurants. All offer a stunning ocean backdrop!
Visit www.piervillage.com for more details
Monmouth Park Racetrack
If thoroughbred horse racing is your thing, then this is your place. The Monmouth Park Racetrack is known for the Haskell Invitational, its marquee event, but the park also runs the Jersey Derby. So choose your horse, cheer him on and hope for a win!
Visit www.monmouthpark.com for schedules & events!
Sandy Hook / Gateway National Park
Sandy Hook offers 7 solid miles of stunning ocean and bay beaches with a view of the Manhattan skyline. Nestled in Gateway National Park, which stretches over two states, Sandy Hook is one of dozens of attractions. Whether you’re looking for a beach, a historic spot, a wildlife refuge or a picturesque pier, Gateway is the must-stop spot on your visit.
Old Orchard Country Club
This picturesque golf course has earned its name: nestled among nearly 6,700 yards of championship terrain sit apple trees original to the orchard on which the club was built. After a challenging round of golf with friends, hit the bar to quench your thirst or visit the patio bar and grill to dine al fresco with the players you just beat on the course.
Visit www.oldorchardcountryclub.org for detials
Monmouth Mall is a destination unto itself. Pop into any of the nearly 100 stores. Then relax and grab a bite to eat at any of the well-known restaurants populating the mall. And, of course, no mall experience would be complete without a trip to the movies: the latest flicks are shown in style in the 15-screen IMAX theater.
Visit www.monmouthmallonline.com for directory & events!
Asbury Park Boardwalk
Does “Asbury Park” make you think of Bruce Springsteen and the Stone Pony? We can’t guarantee you’ll see the Boss, but you can surely stop in at the Stone Pony for some great music and a t-shirt! This boardwalk is what they’re meant to be: a pristine beach, historic spots to stop, upscale and inventive dining options and an incredible people-watching scene.
Visit www.apboardwalk.com for concerts, events and directory.
Jersey Shore Premium Outlet
If you’re looking for bling on a budget, you’ve come to the right place. From high-end stores to the standard names you know and love, everyone’s offering a bargain and shoppers give little squeals of joy every time they’re handed a receipt.
Visit www.premiumoutlets.com/jerseyshore/ to view their directory
Six Flags Great Adventure
Plan a day to visit Six Flags Great Adventure, less than one hour from this impressive New Jersey oceanfront hotel. Packed with exciting world-class rides -- including 13 amazing roller coasters, fabulous shows, and pulse-racing attractions -- Six Flags is perfect for a fun-filled weekend. Fly on Superman-Ultimate Flight, the only "flying" coaster of its kind in the Northeast. Blast off on the 230-foot Nitro - which reaches speeds of 80 miles per hour and features a mile-long track packed with relentless thrills! Select this picturesque New Jersey beachfront hotel resort for easy access to Six Flags, with rides and attractions that include:
Hurricane Harbor, with 27 exciting water rides
Wild Safari, with lion compound tours
Bugs Bunny National Park, the park's third children's area
Visit www.sixflags.com/greatadventure for details!
Two River Theater
This not-for-profit theater is a local favorite, often winning the designation “Theatre of the Year.” Thousands of people flock to this intimate venue to see classics, innovative new theater and revived masterpieces. Performances are known to engage the audience and present stories through an unforgettable experience.
Visit www.tworivertheater.org for upcoming events
New Jersey Repertory Company
Innovative theater performances from aspiring playwrights as well as magnificent productions from well-established names, the award-winning, non-profit New Jersey Repertory company has it all. New Jersey Rep is also known for participating in 10 “rolling world premieres” in which a new play is independently produced by three theaters in three different cities within a 12-month period.
Count Basie Theatre
Tony Bennett, Art Garfunkel and Lyle Lovett have all sung the praises of this award-winning theater, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. A true gem, the Count Basie has hosted headliners since 1926. Don’t turn down a chance to catch a show at this glorious venue.
Visit www.countbasietheatre.org for upcoming shows
Ocean Place Resort
One Ocean BLVD,
Long Branch , NJ 007740