The Jersey Shore is filled with attractions and things to do to keep the whole family entertained, all within proximity to Ocean Grove. Whether it is the newest thrill ride at Six Flags Great Adventure, an afternoon of horse racing at Monmouth Park, water sports or enjoying top performers at local venues such as the Great Auditorium and the Count Basie Theatre, there is surely something to please everyone on your family vacation.

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Below are some of our favorite things to do in and around Ocean Grove, NJ


Attractions

Allaire State Park and Historic Village

4263 Atlantic Avenue, Farmingdale, New Jersey 07727

732-919-3500

Asbury Park Boardwalk

Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

Freehold Raceway (Harness Racing)

130 Park Avenue, Freehold, New Jersey 07728

732-462-3800

Jenkinson’s Boardwalk and Aquarium

300 Ocean Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey 08742

732-892-0600

Monmouth Park Racetrack

175 Ocean Port Avenue, Oceanport, New Jersey 07757

732-222-5100

Six Flags Great Adventure

1 Six Flags Boulevard, Jackson, New Jersey 08527

732-928-2000


Entertainment: The Jersey Shore is so much more than just the beaches. The Jersey Shore has become a true arts and leading musical destination. It is filled year round with theater, concerts, festivals, sporting events and so much more. Below is a list of just some of the outstanding entertainment venues in our area.

Algonquin Arts Theatre

173 Main Street,Manasquan, New Jersey 08736

732-528-9211

Asbury Park Convention Hall and Paramount Theatre

1300 Ocean Avenue ,Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-897-6500

The Count Basie Theatre

99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, New Jersey 07701

732-842-9000

The Great Auditorium

54 Pitman Avenue, Ocean Grove, New Jersey 07756

732-776-4015

Lauren K. Woods Theatre

400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch, New Jersey 07764

732-571-3442

New Jersey Repertory Company

179 Broadway, Long Branch, New Jersey 07740

732-345-1400

PNC Arts Center

116 Garden State Parkway, Holmdel, New Jersey 07712

732-203-2500

The Showroom Cinema

707 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-502-0472

Two River Theatre

21 Bridge Avenue, Red Bank, New Jersey 07701

732-345-1400


Nightlife: The Jersey Shore boasts some of NJ’s most popular bars and clubs including legendary bars such as the Stone Pony and Wonder Bar along with more trendy sophisticated clubs such as Watermark and McLoone’s Supper Club. Open year round these bars and clubs all feature live entertainment and are “hot spots” on the weekends.

Beach Bar

1300 Ocean Avenue Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-528-9211

Boat House

1309 Main Street, Belmar, New Jersey 07719

732-528-9211

The Columns

601 Ocean Avenue, Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey 07717

732-528-9211

Leggetts

217 First Avenue, Manasquan, New Jersey 08736

732-223-3951

Martell’s Tiki Bar

308 Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey 08742

732-892-0131

McLoone’s Supper Club

1213 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-774-1400

Paradise (LGBT)

101 Asbury Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-988-6663

Stone Pony

913 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-502-0600

Sunsets Riverfront

302 South Concourse Avenue, Neptune, New Jersey 07753

732-775-9911

Watermark

800 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-455-3447

Wonder Bar

1213 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

732-455-3447