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September 21, 2020

TUCKERTON, NJ -   The Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum is looking to get out on the water this fall, with family friendly and socially distanced boat tours. The buidlings on the grounds of the over 40 acre site have been closed due to the pandemic, but the grounds have been open for self ...

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Southern Ocean County, NJ- September brings Chowder weather and though COVD19 has prevented the iconic weekend festival from happening, Chowderfest is still in the forecast. Bringing family, friends and food together for 32 years, the event sign up is online for everyone to cast their vote for free ...

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LBI REGION, NJ- Register for free online ballot, purchase chowder and select a Grand Overall Champion Things are heating up in the kitchens throughout the Long Beach Island Region, as the iconic Chowderfest goes into a hybrid format to support local eateries and merchants. The Southern Ocean ...

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BEACH HAVEN - The Fantasy Island Amusement Park in Beach Haven is inviting everyone to celebrate Labor Day with theirend of summer Fireworks Spectacular!   An amazing display of fireworks will light up the Beach Haven sky on Sunday, September 6 at 9:00pm between 7th & 8th streets.  Guests ...

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Shop and Eat local to support Chowderfest past champions and new competitors from September 5 through October 4, and cast your ballot for the overall Grand Champion. Register for free online for your Virtual Information Packet Hundreds of voters have already registered for a month long hybrid ...

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TUCKERTON, NJ - The 38th Annual Old Time Barnegat Bay Decoy and Gunning Show, hosted by the Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation and the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders will be going virtual on September 27. In a Press Release from the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders, ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with local business Jetty Inc, to provide tasters and enthusiasts an opportunity to pre order Official Chowderwear Aug 4 through September 15. For the first time in the 32 year history, Chowderfest Merchandise will ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION - The fishing over the past week in the Beach Haven area has been strong., but with the approach of Hurricane Isaias, thing will probably be on the back burner for a while. The water temperature in the bay waters behind Long Beach Island have been reaching 80-degrees and ...

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The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members responded to COVID 19 safety issues by creating a dynamic ChowderMonth, to support local businesses that will launch Labor Day Weekend   Due to restrictions currently in place this year’s Chowderfest  will bring chowder tasters directly to ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION, NJ-  The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Art & Sciences are taking their popular Seashore House tour virtual. A fifty four year tradition, the nonprofit group is hoping to capture a larger audience to marvel at the beauty and architecture that graces our area. This ...

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TUCKERTON-  Accolades from a recent South Jersey readership poll listed Tuckerton Seaport for Best Boat Ride per Brooke Salvanto, Executive Director of the Tuckerton Seaport.  The popular Water Ferry Service is bringing riders across the bay to enjoy the Long Beach Island Region. The Tuckerton ...

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Summer fun takes a different spin this year with focus on integrating Covid19 safety into everyone's routine. Local businesses are customizing state wide guidelines and standards set by the New Jersey Attractions Association as part of the reopening plan. NJAA promotes the serious business of ...

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