Welcome to the New Jersey Maritime Museum, located in Beach Haven on the southern end of Long Beach Island. We invite you to come visit us and explore the most extensive collection of maritime history and artifacts in the entire state of New Jersey! Whether you have just a few hours or an entire day, you’ll find something new to discover behind every corner. We hope to see you soon!
Private pool and beach club offering boat slips, swim lessons & swim team, sailing lessons, and social events for adults and children.
Their current programs include sailing instruction (Optimist dinghies, Sunfish, Lasers and 420s) for children eight and older, swimming instruction and swim team. For our more competitive sailors, we hold a Saturday series at the Club every Saturday morning and we participate in the LBIYRA Wednesday interclub races. Our swim team competes with several other teams on the Island (Barnegat Light, Brant Beach, St. Francis and Surf City) and we have hosted the season-end LBIs for the past several years.
The Haven Beach Club is operated on the basis of our members’ volunteerism. Throughout the summer, we host many social events–for children, adults and families. Members are expected to work at least one social event per season. Our children are very active with children at other clubs on the Island– sailing, swim team and children’s socials. These activities also require volunteers.
Viking Village was founded in the 1920’s by first generation Scandinavian fisherman.The facility was known as the Independent Fish Company until it was renamed Viking Village, after the original Norwegian founders. Today, we are the home port to more than 40 independently-owned fishing vessels. Each year, about 5 million pounds of seafood is packed out here and shipped both locally and around the world. We also ship to selected distributors, supermarket chains, retail fish markets and individual restaurants.
In about 1894 a group of young men, who vacationed regularly or lived in Surf City on LBI created an informal club for the promotion of aquatic sports. Over the years these young men, joined by others from time to time, continued their interest despite wars, depressions, and hurricanes and became known locally as the “Surf City Yacht Club”.
The Surf City Yacht Club has become a place for adults and children to enjoy a variety of social events, sailing and boating activities in a vibrant and fun atmosphere.
Their expansive bay front location provides unfettered access to the bay for all types of water related sports. The clubhouse offers an inviting atmosphere for relaxing and socializing for each and every member.
SCYC creates a sense of community that develops lifelong relationships and fond memories and generations of children have grown and thrived by participating in our summer programs.
So whether you relax through sailing, social activities, boating, swimming, or just hanging out by the bay, you’ll find that SCYC is a special place and is one of the best kept secrets on Long Beach Island.
Yoga Nine is a professional mind-body studio which aims to promote community health by providing a variety of classes taught by the most highly trained and experienced teachers. Yoga Nine is dedicated to providing community outreach through educational programs, volunteer efforts in our “fair trade store & cafe”, Buddha Body. Yoga Nine engages in a number of community service and fundraising projects all aimed at supporting local charities.
The Miss Barnegat Light is a seasonal business which a 100-foot Catamaran that takes people out fishing for the day. It also takes visitors for evening cruises into the ocean to experience the local sea life and wildlife and the beautiful LBI sunsets. No reservations are required. Everything is first-come, first-serve.
Acme Surf & Sport, located in Brighton Beach on LBI, is a full-service surf and sport shop offering sales and rentals of bikes, stand up paddleboards, surf products, skateboards, cribs, beach accessories, inline skates and more!
Coastal Volunteers in Medicine (Coastal VIM) is a FREE non-emergency family clinic for those without medical insurance; residing in selected zip codes of southern Ocean County;
who have a family income below 250% of the federal poverty level. Coastal VIM is operated completely by volunteer physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and administrative assistants. 100% of our operations are supported by financial donations and in-kind contributions.
Our space is your space here at Black Sheep Studios. Our Haven Beach location offers a natural and earthy setting. It is a place where EVERYONE is welcome. We have created a happy environment for anyone who is passionate about working out or taking the steps towards bettering him or herself.
Come in and check out our spacious studio, housing 4 rooms with 4 completely different vibes. Whatever mood you are in, we have a space for you to release stress while getting a baaa’d ass workout.
The m.t.burton gallery, established in 2000, represents national and regional artists. We exhibit pottery, sculpture, paintings and photography. We also offer pottery classes in our studio. We are located in Surf City, on Long Beach Island, off the southern coast of New Jersey, approximately 60 miles east of Philadelphia. mt.burton gallery has many unique handmade and wheel-thrown pottery pieces. In our gallery, you will discover all types of ceramics that include stoneware, porcelain, majolica ware, wood-fired, and pit-fired pieces. Over two dozen ceramic artists produce work for sale at our gallery.
From the late 1800s, there has been an active charterboat fleet in and around Beach Haven, NJ. That fleet continues today as the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association with boats available for charter fishing on Long Beach Island from the causeway, south to Holgate, and on the mainland from Lanoka Harbor in the north to Tuckerton in the south.
The Elite Fleet Captains are experienced fisherman, and they are all licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard. All Elite Fleet Boats have insurance coverage to protect you while you’re fishing with us. We operate clean boats and provide the best tackle, along with bait and ice for your convenience.
The Elite Fleet Boats range in size from 19′ to 44′ and most captains welcome families and children on fishing trips! There’s a variety of boat styles from open console and express, to fly bridge sport fishing craft with perfect accommodations to fit the needs of you and your charter fishing party.
Serving LBI’s south end for more than a decade! Everything from bikes, ice cream, and all the beachy items you could possibly need. Whether you are down for a week or a month, we will make sure your retreat is just that, an escape form the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Long Beach Island is stronger than ever and offers just the escape you need. So stop in and say hi, grab a surf board and hit the waves, or down one of our award-winning gourmet milkshakes. Either way, you are on island time now, relax and enjoy. The Boardwalk LBI has it all!
The Long Beach Island Museum was built in 1882 as the Holy Innocent’s Episcopal Church. It remained so until 1976 when it was purchased by the Long Beach Island Historical Association. The museum proudly stands in the center of Beach Haven’s Historic District. Its main objective is to keep the history of LBI alive through the preservation of artifacts and photographs inside the 130 year old building and through various programs and events promoting the rich history of Long Beach Island.
Enjoy summer water sports, basketball and volleyball courts, a free playground, and free weekly family activities, concerts and special events. The guarded Bayview Park beaches are also available for those who want to swim in calm, shallow waters (LBT beach badges are required). Bayview Park, located on 68th Street in Brant Beach, has bathroom facilities and Free Parking. The park is a Green Acres park that provides a backdrop for a variety of individual and family oriented activities, including windsurfing, stand-up paddleboarding, seining and kayaking.
Island Surf & Sail on Long Beach Island is New Jersey’s premier East Coast surf shop for all your board sport needs. Wake boarding, kite boarding, windsurfing, surfing, snowboarding, ice boarding, skateboarding, paddle surfing, and kayaking – we have it all! Conveniently located minutes from the Causeway bridge and on the water!
1801 Bayview Avenue, Barnegat Light, NJ 08006
SwellColors Glass Studio designs and fabricates custom stained glass, mosaics, backsplashes, and fused glass artwork on the premises for residential and commercial locations. They also feature daily classes on a walk-in basis for children and adults.
Mary Tantillo, owner of SwellColors, invites you to join her to learn mosaics, fusing, bead making and more!
The LBIF’s mission is to promote the arts and sciences on LBI and the surrounding communities by enlightening, educating and stimulating thought and discussion about current trends in the arts and sciences, and by providing broad educational and cultural programs for all ages.
Connie Pinkowski is the owner of LBI DreamMakers, a year round business located on LBI in Barnegat Light. Connie has extensive Island knowledge since she has spent all her summers on LBI. Prior to starting LBI DreamMakers four years ago, Connie worked in the corporate world for 25 years, where she acquired her business expertise.
She brings her prior business skills, such as, organized, timely, creative problem solver, attention to detail and customer service oriented to LBI DreamMakers. We love hearing from you in person, so that we can better recommend and personalize your services and rental needs. LBI DreamMakers takes pride in delivering the highest quality to everyone. One call to us (908-731-1174) and we will ensure that your stay on LBI is stress free.
Connecting People, Building Community, and Transforming Lives
The Ocean County Library is more than just books. Our collection also includes E-books, music, movies, digital and print magazines, and audio books available on CD, Playaway, and digitally. Check out our website at http://www.theoceancountylibrary.org for more than 100 electronic databases that give our cardholders access to resources for homework, research, legal forms, automobile repair, videos, online classes and tutorials, and more. We have educational and entertaining programs for children, teens and adults at all of our branches, and we showcase local art exhibits. And it’s all free with an Ocean County Library card.
South End Surf ‘N Paddle is located on Long Beach Island in Beach Haven, New Jersey. Our LBI surf shop specializes in top quality, state-of-the art stand-up paddleboards (SUP’s) and longboards. We feature surfboards from Riviera Paddlesurf. Stewart, Stoke, Pine Knot and our own brand, Queen City Surfboards, are also featured. These brands offer custom-made boards, many of them done in our shaping room. Additionally, you can find apparel, gear, and so much more. We are your neighborhood surf shop. You can find very reasonably priced Stand-up Paddleboard lessons (group and private), Surfing lessons and SUP yoga classes. We also regularly offer community events. Events such as free ukulele lessons, surf jams, surf movies, and alaia building workshops are announced in advance or spur of the moment. Or if you are into racing, the LBI Paddle Race Series.