Here is the place to read people's stories, experiences from the Jersey Shore, funny things and more.
Below, you can read interesting and witty fragments of weblogs from people who had fun on the shore:
Jersey Shore Travel Blog
Gaming Convention Coming to Atlantic City October 20-21
: Gameacon is a rather new convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey celebrating video gaming and fan culture with a special emphasis on independent game development. It will feature the newest gaming technology, video and tabletop games for professionals and fans. It opens October 19, 2018 with an industry-only day, and it's open to the public on October 20 and 21, all at the Ocean Resort Casino. Don't miss the VR experience, laser tag, cosplay and Fortnite tournament!
Camelback Resort Presents Its 2018 Halloween Adventures With New Monster Mountain Frights And Thrills : Camelback Resort, America’s #1 family adventure resort, is thrilled to announce its 2018 “Monster Mountain” Halloween adventures – three haunted houses, the USA’s only haunted Monster Coaster with 3D holograms, Lights Out Zip Lines and Camelback’s Big Séance with medium Jennifer Zuhowski. Camelback’s Monster Mountain runs Thursdays through Sundays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. – starting on September 28, 2018 through October 31st 2018.
Red Bank Hosts 2018 Restaurant Week Oct. 8-18 : Red Bank RiverCenter in conjunction with the Red Bank restaurant community is excited to announce RiverCenter Restaurant Week, a town-wide celebration of flavorful fall fare. Visitors, residents and patrons alike are invited to tempt their taste buds from Monday, October 8 through Thursday, October 18 (excluding Fri., Oct. 12 and Sat., Oct. 13) with a delectable array of prix-fixe selections at a variety of Red Bank eateries, including Bistro of Red Bank, Bombay River, Buona Sera, Danny's Steakhouse & Sushi, The Downtown, Dublin House, Front St. Trattoria, La Pastaria, Neapoli Restaurant, Patrizia’s of Red Bank, Siam Garden, Teak, Temple Gourmet Chinese, and via45.
NJ Craft Breweries Hit Back at New ABC Restrictions : UPDATE: ABC suspended its restrictive "special ruling"! As some of you may already know, on September 24 the NJ Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Director Dave Rible issued a "Special Ruling Authorizing Certain Activities By Holders of Limited Brewery Licenses". This put a lot of restrictions on events conducted by microbreweries.
Six Flags Great Adventure Unleashes Biggest and Scariest Fright Fest Ever with Four New Haunted Attractions in 2018 : Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ will debut its biggest and scariest Fright Fest in park history in 2018. The Northeast’s Largest Halloween party runs weekends and select days September 15 through October 31 featuring more than 25 Halloween-themed shows and attractions, including the terrifying Hell Fest maze, newly-themed haunted houses, a heart-pounding new show, and the 20th season of the iconic, live, stage spectacular – Dead Man’s Party.
A Review of the Romanian Craft Beer Scene in 2018 : A look at the young Romanian craft beer scene. We review some of the best local beers with a focus on IPA's and also mention a few of the cool places where you can get them. Just a short introduction to Romanian craft beers.
Morey’s Piers Breaks Out the Bier, Bratwurst and Lederhosen for 2018 Oktoberfest : This fall Oktoberfest takes over Morey’s Piers in Wildwood with three consecutive weekends of German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and much more. On Friday, September 21, 2018 at 5:00pm the annual festivities kick-off with a ceremonial keg tapping of Warsteiner beer, live entertainment from Late Last Night, and the Morey family clad in lederhosen. Special guest Helmut Fricker, a German yodeler and alphorn player, will also be joining the opening weekend festivities.
Six Flags Announces Thrilling 2019 Addition – Wonder Woman Lasso of Truth : Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson NJ, in partnership with Warner Bros. on behalf of DC Entertainment, announced that it will premiere the world’s tallest pendulum ride, Wonder Woman Lasso of Truth, in 2019. Towering at a staggering 17 stories tall, this jaw-dropping, spinning disk will reach speeds up to 75 miles-per-hour as it spins and swings to breathtaking heights.
Jersey Shore Breweries: Raritan Bay Brewing Review : A review of the new Raritan Bay Brewing in Keansburg NJ, Bayshore's latest brewery. Nice location with an outdoor patio, good selection of beers including outstanding Belgian ales.
Jersey Shore Breweries: Dark City Brewing Review : A review of Asbury Park's first brewery - Dark City Brewing. A wide selection of good beers for tasting, in a quirky Asbury-style atmosphere. Worth the detour! And don't miss the Gateway and Double Yellow IPAs.
Northern Jersey Shore
A great beach, and America's oldest lighthouse
: At the northernmost
tip of the Jersey Shore lies Sandy Hook. Jennifer gives you the scoop on beaches, fishing and great seafood.
Mile 100: Jack Bog remembers his fun days in Belmar, sleeping on the
beach or at the Monmouth Rest Stop, the Dairy Queen and DJ's and provides tips about having a great time when
you're low on money.
Tips for Avoiding Shore Traffic: Our editors share some tips
to go around the terrible weekend traffic when going down to the shore.
Wildwood - Come visit for a wild and crazy time!!!
: Kimberley gives
a very detailed description of what Wildwood is about. She's reviewing the location, the beach, the boardwalk,
the restaurants, the nightlife and more.
Ride the Crest at Wildwood Crest:
Robert expresses his delight in visiting the Jersey Shore at Wildwood.
What are You Looking At? (a Lengthy Guide to Wildwood Night Life):
This impressive article is not just about the night, but a full guide about how to have a great time in Wildwood.
My Favorite East Coast Beach: Jill points out everything that's
wonderful in Wildwood - especially the beach and the night life.
Wildwood is for you if you like scantily clad women:
The likes and dislikes of a Penn visitor in Wildwood.
Fun for the whole family: Read Maggie's opinions about family fun
in North Wildwood.
The Party Beach - Wildwood: Find out from Christine how can you
party in Wildwood, and in general how you can have fun - all, around the famous boardwalk.
Wildwood and North Wildwood: Bob explains how to enjoy the
baordwalk at night, after a day of beaching.
My visit to the Jersey Shore: Patricia explains how to get to
Wildwood, where to stay, what can you do there, all from a family perspective.
Jersey Bites - Restaurant Reviews
Deb Smith travels around the Jersey Shore, tries the dining spots and offers her truthful reviews. And don't miss her
general quests to find the best food, burgers, waterfront restaurants or irish pubs in Jersey.
Taka in Asbury Park: Review of a new, eclectic sushi restaurant in Asbury.
Asbury Park Boardwalk Talk: An overview of the new places springing up on the Asbury boardwalk.
Daniel’s Bistro in Point Pleasant Beach: A new elegant restaurant with a surprising upgrade.
I’m a Local: A "secret" eatery at the Southern end of the Point Pleasant boardwalk (which is not a secret now, anymore).
Jamian’s Food and Drink in Red Bank: For a casual hang out with great food.
Keyport Restaurants: A Sunday stroll through the "Pearl of the Bayshore": Deb visits downtown restaurants like Bulkhead, McDonagh, Trinity and more.
Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park: Fantastic new restaurant, offering a mix of Mexican, Chinese, Thai, Jamaican and even North African.
Mixx American Bistro in Manasquan: Reasonably-priced new restaurant opened in 2009.
The Wine Loft at Pier Village in Long Branch: Cozy place with great drinks and a tempting small plates menu.
Waterfront Dining in New Jersey: Deb visits The River House in Brielle and wonders what are the best waterfront restaurants at the shore.
New Jersey Food: Attempting to define what a "jersey bite" is. (Is it the pork roll?)
New Jersey’s Best Burgers: A comprehensive overview of the best burger joints in NJ.
The Best Irish Pubs and Grub in New Jersey: Debbie's quest for the best Irish places around Jersey
View from the Outside
Ocean City NJ
Long Beach Island
Long Beach Island - A Paradise!
: Dawn offers brief thoughts on the
island's shopping, dining, sightseeing, swimming, recreation and wildlife.
Island Beach State Park: A very good primer from Jamie.
Long Beach Island: Christine focuses on how can you have fun
on LBI, including the beaches, the activities, the Black Whale cruise and Atlantic City.
Biking at Island Beach State Park: Sam Snyder gets in the "Jersey
shore mode" and goes biking on the 8 miles road through the park. Don't skip his funny high-school memories from
Mystic, Connecticut and the hungry-man review of Atlantic Bar & Grill!
Every Now and Then
: Candice gives a brief introduction to Atlantic
City's casinos, eateries, beaches and museums.
Happy Trails: Nice review of Bally's Wild Wild West casino and
hotel, as compared to the ones around it.
All Around The Jersey Shore
The Funny Files
Driving in New Jersey
: Funny blurbs on NJ drivers.. sad, but true
A Few Things You Might Not Know: Some surprising facts about the
great state of New Jersey. Did you know that NJ is a peninsula with more race horses and diners than any
other state, which grows 2/3 of world's eggplants and gave birth to Jack Nicholson and Bruce Willis?
Signs You Are a New Jerseyan: 50 facts that identify you as
living in New Jersey.