What's Happening this Fall at Jenkinson's Boardwalk! - Ocean County Moms

 Jenkinson’s Boardwalk is one of the premier family destination spots on the Jersey Shore. Located in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, Jenkinson’s Boardwalk is conveniently located in close proximity to the greater New York City and Philadelphia areas. As one of the most family-friendly boardwalks in New Jersey for 95 years, Jenkinson’s Boardwalk offers a wide range of fun and exciting activities for the whole family – including a mile-long beach, amusement park, aquarium, arcades, games, restaurants, mini golf, a night club, shops, and much more! Whether you’re visiting for the day or the weekend…you’ll never run out of things to do!



 Upcoming Events at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk

September 16, 9:00pm

Join us for our final Fireworks display of 2023 following the Point Pleasant Chamber of Commerce Annual Festival of the Sea on Saturday, September 16th at 9pm! The 45th Annual Festival of the Sea features over 250 craft vendors and local restaurants. These fireworks are weather and wind permitting, and all updates will be made across our social media platforms and our website.


October 21, 22, 28 & 29, 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Our annual fall event, Boo at the Boardwalk, is back and better than ever for 2023! Boo at the Boardwalk will be taking place from 12pm – 4pm the last two weekends of October, which are October 21, 22, and 28 & 29. Some activities that you and your guests can enjoy this year at Boo at the Boardwalk includes: trick-or-treating throughout the boardwalk, fun halloween games of chance, underwater pumpkin carving at the Jenkinson’s Aquarium, free make and take crafts, face painting, limited kiddie rides in the Amusement Park, a beach maze, pumpkin slingshot,  and so much more! This event is weather permitting.

During Boo at the Boardwalk, there will be two cost-savings packages available to purchase on-site.  One is the Boo Tastic package, which for $35 per person, includes Jenkinson’s Aquarium admission, one round of golf at Castaway Cove Mini Golf,, a $10 Pavilion Arcade play card, a chocolate lollipop treat, trick-or-treat bag, and a light up necklace. This package can be purchased October 1st through October 31st at Jenkinson’s Aquarium and/or Aquarium Guest Services. The other package available to purchase on-site is the brand new Spook-Tacular Package, which for $29.95 includes a 2 hour unlimited ride wristband, 30 amusement credits at Jenkinson’s South Arcade, and a slice of pizza and a small drink at Little Mac’s. This package can only be purchased during Boo at the Boardwalk. You do not want to miss out on any of these great packages! Find out more about Boo at the Boardwalk here!

Various dates and times throughout September and October

The Jenkinson’s Ride Park will be open at 12pm various dates throughout all of September and October! For a complete list of the Ride Park schedule, you can visit HERE. Please note: there will be limited rides open throughout the fall, and all times are subject to change due to weather and crowd sizes.



 Where to Eat

Jenkinson’s Boardwalk offers a variety of dining options including two sit-down restaurants with views of the ocean, The Boardwalk Bar and Grill and Jenkinson’s Oceanside Dining located inside the Pavilion, as well as Little Mac’s and Joey Tomato’s – which are perfect for your classic boardwalk favorites!


 Check Out Jenkinson’s Aquarium

  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. Check the fall schedule here before you go!



  Visit the Amusement Park

With several rides intended for small children, it’s a great place for a child’s first amusement park experience. At the southernmost end of our amusement park you will find our larger rides. Teenagers and kids at heart alike will be thrilled by rides like the Wave Swinger, Himalaya, and Tidal Wave. Check out the fall schedule here!


 Check Out Attractions

 Join in the fun and visit Adventure Lookout, arcade games, and mini golf! There’s something for everyone to enjoy!




300 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742




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