Jenkinson’s Aquarium is a privately owned facility located on the boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ. Since June of 1991, the aquarium has been dedicated to educating the public on all aspects of marine life and conservation. Each exhibit is designed to promote awareness of the animals, their habitats and conservation. We strive to provide our guests with a unique and memorable experience through creative exhibits as well as innovative educational and outreach programs.
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Stand Up Paddle Board and Kayak Rentals
Manasquan River access across the street.
Pedego Electric Bikes
A Pedego electric bike rental is the very best way to experience Spring Lake and beyond! The nearby bike trails are safe and breathtakingly beautiful. Visitors always say it’s the most fun and memorable activity of their trip. And locals are surprised to find such an amazing experience right in their own backyard. Wherever you’re from, we’ll bend over backwards to make sure you leave with a giant smile on your face!
The Lanes at Sea Girt
Modern full service bowling center, with a bar and grill. Featuring Saturday night Rock and Bowl! Live music events, private parties and more.
Silton Swim School
Silton Swim School offers a Monday through Friday, drop off and pick up, two-week minimum, half day or full day, swim program for children between the ages of 3 (Fully Potty Trained) and 14 years old. In between lessons, students will have some down time for activities in our sandbox or field areas. Even though students are attending for three or seven hours per day, lessons will be conducted for a half hour out of each hour. 3 & 4 year olds will spend their out of pool time playing in our supervised sandbox area. Ages 5 and older will spend their out of pool time with our field staff participating in age appropriate sports activities.
Summertime Surf School
Offering Kids Surf Camps, Kids S.U.P. Camps, Private Surfing Lessons for all ages, Private S.U.P. Lessons and more. Locations in Asbury Park, Bradley Beach, Belmar, Point Pleasant, and on the Manasquan River.
The Silverball Museum Arcade, located in Asbury Park NJ is a living, breathing and blinking tribute to our pinball and video gaming past. With hundreds of games in rotation, we are sure you will find your favorites while getting to know and enjoy some new machines. So, next time you are down at the Jersey Shore – stop in and experience a great piece of Americana.
The ShowRoom Cinema
The ShowRoom Cinema brings an important selection of independent first-run films— critically-acclaimed foreign, festival winners, family, local and shorts — to Asbury Park’s downtown.
Uncorked Wine Inspired Creations is an independent, locally owned small business. We pride ourselves on our original artwork and our boutique studio. We proudly serve the best in upscale paint and sip parties to Asbury Park & all surrounding areas!
Algonquin Arts Theatre
Algonquin Arts Theatre is a non-profit center for performing arts, providing cultural enrichment and arts education for residents and visitors of Central New Jersey and the Jersey Shore through high-quality performances and programs in theatre, music, dance and film.
Hot Sand Glass Blowing
Hot Sand is a public access glassblowing studio located in Asbury Park, NJ where you can blow glass and purchase one of a kind handmade items in our gallery on the Jersey Shore. For over 10 years we have brought the glass art experience to over 20,000 customers through our various activities we offer.
Exhibit No. 9
Gallery + studio for contemporary art, urban art and experiment photography. Museum-quality print studio for fine art and photography (9 Surf Editions).
Palette Gallery opened in September 2014 on the "arts block" of Cookman Ave in Asbury Park, NJ. We focus on painting and mixed media works by early and mid-career artists. In addition to the main gallery, we have a section of small original works and prints. We host live music (such as Light of Day Festival, Asbury Underground, and our own Singers on the Half-Shell series), open mic, and film. Palette Gallery has been highlighted in the NY Times. We're committed to the burgeoning art scene in Asbury Park.
We present a unique vision in New Jersey’s art community and feature innovative work by some of the best emerging and established artists. We curate exhibits the public may not ordinarily have access to outside of a large urban environment within a welcoming, creative, and inspirational space. The Gallery provides a venue for both talented young artists who’ve never exhibited as well as internationally collected and established artists.
Spring Lake Theatre Co.
Since 1978, the Theatre has been the home of the Spring Lake Theatre Company – probably the most well-known and popular member of the Community house “family”. Renovated in 1986, the theater seats over 350 patrons – and usually for every performance. The Spring Lake Theatre Company is known far and wide for producing Broadway-quality musicals, comedies, and dramas, with professionally talented casts, lavish sets and costumes, and show-stopping performances.
Coney Waffles wants you to have an ultimate dessert experience. To wow your tastebuds and mind with our sweet treats and signature products.
Cups & Cones
Waffles & Ice Cream
An artisanal ice creamery dedicated to diverse ice cream styles, Cookman Creamery specializes in inspired flavors, handcrafted from quality local ingredients. In addition to our perennial frozen standards and rotating variety of seasonal illuminations, we craft homemade ice cream pies, cakes, cookies, and pints to take home or on the go.
Day's Ice Cream
For 138 years, Ocean Grovers have been flocking to Day's for ice cream. Talk about historic! It is the town's oldest continuously operating business. Both locations serve a variety of flavors and brands of ice cream which includes flavors such as toasted coconut, black raspberry chocolate chip, peanut butter moose tracks, cinnamon, almond joy, salted caramel pretzel, hazelnut truffle latte as well as low fat frozen yogurt, sugar free ice cream, dairy free sorbets, soy ice cream and soft serve.
We are a bicycle store, and as such we have a ton of bikes to choose from. Whether you are a new cyclist curious about hitting the trails or a road veteran looking to go to the next level, our expertly trained staff can help you find the perfect bike to suit your needs. We also have an expansive collection of top quality accessories to help you personalize the way you ride.
Here we offer the warmth, friendliness and quality of the around-the-corner bookstores from years gone by combined with the modern world we live in today. Along with a wide assortment of literature to choose from for the young and old alike, BookTowne also has events and happenings throughout the year that involve and nurture the reader in all of us.
We are a one of a kind garden center, gift shop and cafe located in the historic Squankum section of Howell, NJ. We offer a wide range perennials, annuals, herbs, shrubs, tropical plants, succulents, and garden accessories in our nursery and greenhouse. Our post and beam barn boasts unique home goods & gifts, and our cafe offers coffee, tea, and farm to table fare from local makers. The beautiful grounds and great selection of high quality, unique goods are unlike anything in the area. Come spend the day with us!
Blue Cottage Linens
Blue Cottage Linens delivers premium fresh linens directly to your door. No time to pack? We’ve got you covered. Secure our bed making services for a seamless arrival to your vacation rental.
Premium White Sheet Sets • 100% White Cotton Blankets • Soft Towel Sets • Bath Mats • Beach Towels • Kitchen Towels • Essential Packages • Baby Equipment Available
Barlow's Garden Center
Everything you'll need for the garden! From annuals to perennials, houseplants and of course, succulents, we have you covered. Find soils, fertilizers and gardening tools here. Plus, shop our gift shop for unique finds! Committed to providing customers with the finest quality products and superior customer service from a knowledgeable and well-trained staff. Specializing in propagating seeds and cuttings, Barlow’s produces up to 70% of the flowers and plants sold and used by the company throughout the year and continues to be one of New Jersey’s largest retail annual growers.