Get Into the Swing of Spring

  • Spring in New Jersey

We couldn’t be happier that it’s finally March, because that means spring is on its way! This is the perfect time of year to enjoy some mild weather and even a little sunshine, and there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy it. Make the most of spring in New Jersey by strolling along our world famous Jersey Shore boardwalks or by taking in views of nature at our many national and state parks.

As the weather warms up, you’re also sure to find a number of special events when you’re in town, such as the Cherry Blossom Festival (Newark) and Garden State Film Festival (Atlantic City). New Jersey’s event calendar is packed with exciting things to do, from art shows and plays to concerts and food fests.

And all this warmer weather might even have you dreaming of summer, when the Jersey Shore comes to life with families and friends looking to enjoy our spectacular beaches and boardwalks—which reminds us: Have you already booked your summer vacation? It’s not too early to start planning!

First, find the perfect Jersey Shore beach to suit your mood. Whether your idea of a good time is lounging on a quiet stretch of sand with a book in hand or partying with other vacationers in a lively beach atmosphere, we’ve got just the spot. (Hint: Check out this roundup of free beaches for budget friendly vacation ideas.)

Next, book the ideal summer accommodations for your overnight getaway. There’s no shortage of interesting lodging options and hotels in New Jersey—just take your pick from a B&B, resort, inn, campsite, RV park or beach motel. For couples looking for a romantic weekend escape, go with one of our many cozy inns or AAA Four Diamond-rated hotels.

And the last step? Scout out some exciting attractions to suit your interest, whether you’re curious about historical sites, golfing getaways, spa treatments, excellent dining or family fun. 

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