Anchored by Asbury Park Convention Hall and The Casino building, the Asbury Park Boardwalk is one of America's original destinations to people watch. Today the AP Boardwalk offers boutique shopping, fun and food for kids of all ages as well as fine and casual dining with stunning views. A mile of beach and surf awaits you.
Asbury Park 2016 Seasonal Beach Passes & Gift Certificates
The Beach Office on the Asbury Park Boardwalk will open for the season on May 1, 2016.
Saturday & Sunday: $7
Regular (Age 18 thru 61 ) $70
Teens (age 13 thru 17) $20
Seniors (age 62 and over ) $20
Active Military Personnel and their dependents, as well as Disabled Veterans - FREE upon presentation of DOD Informed Services ID Card or an Award Letter from the Department of Veteran’s Affairs respectively.
* Replacement badge fee: $20 Teen, $20 Senior, $70 Adult
Please display Badges at all times – Swim ONLY when lifeguards are on duty.
Beach badges are available for sale at the Boardwalk Beach Office located on the boardwalk at 1st Avenue. The office will be open every day from 10am to 4pm and can be reached at 732.502.8863. Cash and check payment accepted year-round, credit card only accepted during the summer season at boardwalk beach office.
Asbury Park Daily Beach Badges are now available on your smartphone. Download the VIPLY app here (iOS only, Android coming soon). Then select Asbury Park Beach and purchase your badge. When you arrive at our beach have the app scanned at any beach entry point along the boardwalk to be granted access to the beach.
ASBURY PARK DOG BEACH
October 1st through May 15th, dogs are allowed on the Boardwalk and on the 8th avenue Dog Beach all day.
During the Summer Season dogs are allowed on the 8th Avenue Dog Beach ONLY between the hours of 6:00pm and 8:30am.
For your safety and pleasure, ONLY licensed non-aggressive dogs with adult supervision are permitted on the Dog Beach.
- Clean up after your dog (use waste station)
- Observe posted boundaries
- Control unleashed dogs at all times
- Female canines in heat not permitted
FISHING IN ASBURY PARK
Asbury Park's beaches are great for anglers of all ages. Stripped bass, bluefish, fluke, flounder, weakfish, and others can be caught surf fishing in Asbury Park. Before you fish make sure to register with the Saltwater Fishing Registry at http://www.nj.gov/dep/saltwaterregistry/
Asbury Park is also home to the oldest saltwater fishing club in the United States. Learn more about the Asbury Park Fishing Club at http://www.asburyparkfishingclub.com
SURFING IN ASBURY PARK
A great spot for those who want to learn how to surf. The quality and strength of Asbury Park waves are usually manageable for beginners. The waves are exciting and the ocean bottom is sandy in this part of the Atlantic, making it perfect and safe for beginners. For experts, the 8th Avenue beach is the best spot to find some more serious waves.