Surf City Borough 813 Beach Ave, Manahawkin, NJ08050 Surf City Borough is located on the corner of 9th Street and Long Beach Boulevard, on an 18-mile long barrier…More island called Long Beach Island. The year was 1614 when Cornelius Jacobsen Mey stumbled upon the island that would come to be called Surf City. This is among the top spots to be during the summer season. Beautiful beaches, great shopping and good food are the hallmarks of a Surf City visit.
The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences was founded in 1948 as a non-profit institution, and has…More since grown into a community resource dedicated to providing arts, science and recreation programs to residents and visitors to the area.
A block from the beach in Loveladies on LBI, the LBIF is open year-roundand offers a free gallery with a rotating exhibition of artwork as well as a wide variety of classes in ceramics, sculpture, painting, drawing, culinary arts and much more.
The organization also holds summer camps for kids, book discussions, musical performances, film screenings and science lectures, and hosts an arts and crafts festival and a house tour each summer.
Sweet Jenny's 107 S Main St, Barnegat, NJ08005 Sweet Jenny's was a beloved local restaurant and ice cream shop that burned down in December 2010. A sister location on…More Long Beach Island – 1305 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom – remains open.