The Long Branch Beach and Boardwalk
Long Branch is conveniently located about one hour form New York City and northern New Jersey. It is a beautiful resort town with something for everyone, wide sandy beaches and an oceanfront promenade for jogging, strolling and enjoying a summer full of events.
At Pier Village you can enjoy any type of food you can think of, as well as an eclectic mix of shops. There is plenty of parking and you have easy access to the beach and boardwalk promenade. Long Branch comes alive each summer with events such as Oceanfest (July 4th), the biggest annual celebration on the Jersey Shore. They also offer summer concerts, car shows, art fairs and they are a short drive to Monmouth Park Racetrack.
There is plenty to see and do in Long Branch year-round-from parades, antique shows, holiday events and great live theatre. Check out the events on the Monmouth County Calendar of Events at www.visitmonmouth.com/tourism or call 800-523-2587. Long Branch is easy to reach by car, New Jersey TRANSIT bus or the North Jersey Coast Line train.