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Increase in Monmouth County Summer Tourism

County Tourism & Partners Tout Record Summer Season On a beautiful fall day, the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders and local civic leaders provided a review of the 2017 summer season and gave a glimpse of what’s to come in the months ahead. “Monmouth County had a great summer with many local events seeing record attendance,” said Freeholder Thomas A. Arnone, liaison to the County’s Department of Public Information and Tourism. “There may have been more cloudy and rainy days than we [...]

Festivals Abound at the Jersey Shore!

It is part of Jersey Shore tradition to plunge into the Atlantic Ocean, pull crab traps from the Barnegat Bay and challenge our skills at the game stands on famous Jersey boardwalks. “Nostalgia surrounds us here“, states Ocean County Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari, “Our culture is rich with generations of heartfelt memories and deeply-rooted family heritage.” The experience of a Jersey Shore vacation, however, has expanded and evolved.  Travelers are not limited to a spot [...]