Treat yourself to a Spa Day in Monmouth County! Avanti Day Resort is a Full Service Salon and Day Spa located in the Design Center on US Highway 9 in Manalapan, NJ.
Monmouth County Reader's Choice award-winning salon and spa for 2012! We've also been named one of the top salons in the country by Elle Magazine along with "Best Spa of Monmouth County" for 2011. Plus, were voted "Best Spa in New Jersey" for 2010, the 2009 "National Salon of the Year," and... "Best of Englishtown" for 2008!
Avanti has redefined luxury and pampering, reaching out with special touches that are the hallmark of refined hospitality.
Our Day Resort captivates guests with an enchanting salon, world-class spa, nail emporium, executive retreat for men, concierge services and boutique, all in an intoxicating ambiance. Commissioned art and architecture brought together to create a unique and elegant atmosphere that captures the essence of all the worlds grandeur. A place where guests are immersed in our commitment to excellence, embodied in our unsurpassed attention to detail, devotion to style, understated elegance and unparalleled personal service.
One of the Best Spas in Monmouth County NJ!
Belmar Parasail Belmar Marina on Rt. 35, Belmar, NJ - Call for Directions 732-681-UFLY
Parasailing in Monmouth County! This is your summer to fly like a bird...to defy gravity, touch the clouds, and reach out for rainbows... to soar 500 feet above the Atlantic Ocean over pods of dolphins and schools of rays. Let Belmar Parasail give you the best parasailing experience of your 2014 summer at the Jersey Shore.
Belmar Parasail is a family owned and operated business. We offer Parasailing and Banana Boat Rides. Discounts for Military, Teachers and Early Bird Reservations. Gift Certificates available. No better gift to give than the trip of a lifetime.
Parasailing combines parachuting, ballooning, sailing and gliding all in one ride. Banana Boating is a raft that is pulled behind the boat. The raft hold 12 passengers and it is a wild, wet ride. Great for birthday parties and sports teams.
Take off from the back of our 31 foot parasail boat’s flight deck and get ready for the ride of your life. You can choose to be gently dipped a little or a lot in the ocean water and land on the back of the boat just as gently as you took off.
Our experienced crew is certified drug-free and have flown folks of ALL ages safely. You can fly solo or with friends. Bring the whole family and enjoy the Jersey Shore from a whole new view.
Call for Detailed Directions and Reservations! Reservations Required.
Currently booking for the 2014 season!
Grape Beginnings 151 Industrial Way East, Building B, Eatontown, NJ 732-380-7356
Make your own Wine or Beer in Monmouth County! Make your own premium private label wine! Grape Beginnings award winning winemakers will guide you through the process of making great wine with fruit sourced from some of the best regions in the world. (California: Napa Valley & Sonoma Valley, Chile, Tuscany, Argentina, etc.).
Wine is made in real Oak Barrels (not glass containers) and aged properly to create a quality wine, worthy of your own private label.
Come Experience the Passion of Private Label Wine Making with us... Our new 6,000 square foot Winery is conveniently located in Eatontown, New Jersey and is setup to provide the aspiring Winemaker and Wine lover alike with expert guidance on winemaking, while creating a fun and enjoyable experience. Since its’ inception, Grape Beginnings has become the embodiment of its’ vision: a place where people can gather to learn about Winemaking and produce their own Private Label Quality wines at reasonable prices.
Grape Beginnings is not just a Hand-on Winery, it is also New Jersey’s premier Self-Brew facility for ALL GRAIN brewing producing a variety of Ales, Lagers, Stouts and Specialty Brews such as Bitters. Winemaking and Beer brewing is a passion, but it doesn’t stop there. We now offer Cask Aged Balsamic Vinegar, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and premium Cigars (Cortez Cigars).
Grape Beginnings allows us to share with clients our passion for Wine and Beer as well as some of the other great things life has to offer. It is exciting to pass along our Winemaking and Brewing knowledge in the hopes you find the passion as well.
Did we forget to mention, that Grape Beginnings is also an ideal location to host your special event, or Corporate get together! Wine, Beer, Olive Oil, Vinegar, Cigars… Where else would you want to be for your next event?
Horseback Riding Lessons in Monmouth County NJ! Hunter Brook Horse farm is a full service equestrian facility featuring boarding, horse sales, riding instruction, summer and winter camps and birthday parties. We have indoor and outdoor riding arenas and a mile long track for fun in a family-friendly atmosphere.
We do lessons for riders of all ages and skill levels. We have a variety of lesson packages to choose from starting with our junior package for four and five year olds. We have summer camps with extended riding lessons and a horse show at the end of each camp. Check our website for the dates for this year's camps. We also do birthday parties and we offer seven different party packages to fit all budgets.
Please call 732-319-0662 for more information or to schedule a tour of our facility.
Horseback Riding Lessons available for all ages and all levels of riders!
Most unique mini golf course in Monmouth County! Monster Mini Golf in Marlboro, NJ offers 18 holes of exciting indoor glow in the dark monster-themed fun for all ages! Whether it's your first visit, or your hundredth visit, you will feel the excitement and adventure of playing among scary but cool monster decor with custom and animated props! The courses are challenging enough for adults to navigate, but very playable for children, making this great fun for the entire family!
If that is not enough, the crazy in-house DJ will entertain you throughout your stay! Also, great arcade games and two very posh, private haunted mansion-style party rooms for birthdays, corporate events, scout meetings and even weddings!
18-Hole Miniature Golf, Complete with Indoor Glow in the Dark Monster Decor and a DJ!
Pump It Up 500 Business Park Drive, Freehold, NJ 732-409-4748
"Where your imagination comes to play" Pump It Up of Freehold NJ features open jumps throughout the week where your child can have the time of their life. Their massive inflatables spark their imaginations and let them burn off energy. Open jumps are indoor, climate-controlled, fun and safe. Open jump times can be scheduled Monday through Sunday and all ages are welcome. Reservations are not required. However, they are preferred and highly recommended.
Some of their open jump themes include After School Jumps during the week on regular school days only, Mad Science Jumps, Buddy Jumps, Toddler Jumps (6 years and under) and regular open jumps Monday through Sunday at any time. Visit the website for more information on open jumps.
Pump It Up of Freehold NJ is the premier birthday party destination in Central NJ. Every party is hosted by a friendly staff member, who makes sure your every need is attended to. Parties are 100% private – both the play time and the party room time. They have numerous party packages to fit your needs then and add one of their experiences, like Adventure parties and Glow parties. Book your party at Pump It Up of Freehold – it’ll be better than you imagined and something your child will never forget.
Open Jump, Parties, Camps, Special Events and more!
The Coolest Ship in Monmouth County NJ! Set sail on the Jersey Girl for the only pirate island adventure along the Manasquan River. This USCG certified vessel is considered one of the largest and safest for the best value. Explore the waters of the Manasquan, steal hidden treasure on Treasure Island and defend your vessel with water cannons as you are attacked broadsides. A day of exploration, adventure and memories of a lifetime.
Pirate Island Birthday Adventures are only one experience. We offer weddings, bridal showers, themed cruises, survivor events, reunions, camp programs, teen cruises, fireworks cruises and more. We are located in a safe, clean, family friendly Marina with exclusive access to Capt. Kidd’s Village.
There is no arrr…guing, this is the newest and most exciting adventure on the Jersey Shore. Call for reservations at 732-233-7333 or visit us on the web at www.piratesonthemanasquan.com/
Highly recommended by FunNewJersey.com!
A great day trip idea for kids and families in Monmouth County NJ!
Dorothy B. Sailing from Municipal Harbor, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 732-616-8378
Fishing in Monmouth County, NJ: Experience the Difference! Join 3rd generation Captain, Kevin Bradshaw , and his exceptional crew aboard the USCG-certified party boat DOROTHY B. for some of the best fishing along the Jersey Shore and in the NY Bight. The DOROTHY B. sails daily from Monmouth County’s Atlantic Highlands Municipal Harbor, a safe, clean-visitor-friendly marina , which is a short car ride from NY and PA (and directly accessible by ferry from NYC). For beginners or experienced anglers, reeling in the action on the DOROTHY B. is the perfect way to spend a day on the water. Bring the family and enjoy 1/2 Day fishing from May-Sept, 3/4 Day fishing from Oct-April, or book a private charter. The DOROTHY B. has the most experienced Captain, best crew and family atmosphere. Three Generations of Experience-Experience the Difference.
Visit their website or give Captain Kevin a call at 732-616-8378 to find out more information. Don’t forget to ask about their senior citizen and children discounts! They now accept Visa, MC and Amex so you’ll never have to worry about missing out on the next fishing trip in Monmouth County, NJ!
Come out to Monmouth County NJ for a day of fishing, relaxing and fun!
Fishing in Monmouth County April through November! Bill Chaser Sport fishing Charters offers private fishing charters in Monmouth County NJ on a daily basis! Bring your family and friends to Bill Chaser Sport fishing Charters and enjoy a fishing day trip on an uncrowded boat. You can chose a 1/2 day, 3/4 day, full day, even a 2 day fishing trip! April through May enjoy fishing for Winter Flounder, Striped Bass, Bluefish, Fluke, June through November fish for Fluke, Bluefish, Striped Bass, Weakfish. Bill Chaser Fishing Charters accommodates for all levels of fishers!
Whether you've been sport fishing for years or it’s your first trip, Bill Chaser Fishing Charters will make sure you have a great time and make life long memories! Captain Don has been fishing the waters of Sandy Hook NJ and the Raritan Bay for over 12 years and knows the best spots to catch huge fish, no matter the season! Grab your family and friends for a fun and exciting fishing trip!
The Seahorse Municipal Marina - Atlantic Highlands, NJ 732-291-0085
Family-Friendly Monmouth County NJ Attraction! The Seahorse is a party fishing boat operating out of Atlantic Highlands Municipal Marina in Monmouth County, New Jersey. Sea Horse is a 65’ twin diesel powered vessel equipped with luxuries such as heated cabins and a galley stocked for breakfast and lunch, plus plenty of snacks and beverages. The Seahorse also has the latest electronics and technology to ensure you bring home the catch of the day, but most importantly to ensure your safety.
We have been a family focused business since 1960 and are dedicated to providing your family with a fun and exciting fishing adventure in Monmouth County NJ! We encourage you to bring your children along to experience the fun of fishing! We specialize in a family friendly atmosphere that is fun and exciting for children of all ages.
We take groups of people out fishing in NJ and can accommodate up to 60 persons total for a trip. We venture out in search of awesome East coast fishing. We typically run 3/4 day trips from 7:30 am to 2:30 pm. Weekends may run day and night trips. Call us for our trip schedule and to book your next fishing trip on a Monmouth County party boat today!
An exciting Monmouth County NJ attraction for all ages!
Golden Eagle Belmar Marina, 905 Highway 35, Belmar, NJ 732-681-6144
100 foot party boat in Monmouth County NJ! The GOLDEN EAGLE is a 100 foot party fishing boat located in the Belmar Marina at 905 Highway 35 in Belmar. We are licensed for up to 133 people. We are Coast Guard inspected and have the latest safety and fish finding equipment. We are one of the cleanest and fastest fishing boats on the Jersey shore. We have separate bathrooms for men and women. Our crew is one of the best and will be glad to assist you throughout your trip and will clean your catch at the end of the day. We have special rates for seniors, active military, first responders and children under 12. We have fishing poles for rent if you don't have your own and we supply the bait at no extra cost. There is a full Galley on board where our customers can purchase breakfast, lunch or dinner, snacks along with soft drinks or you can bring your own food onboard. Parking is free. We accept all major credit cards.
In the spring, summer and fall we specialize in Striped Bass and Bluefishing; we sail daily from 7:30am to 2:30pm and every night at 7:30pm to 2:30am. In the winter we are mackerel fishing from 7:00am to 3:30pm. We also have special offshore tuna trips in the fall (check our website for dates).
One of the fastest fishing boats on the Jersey shore!
Indoor Boardwalk Offers Arcade, Rides, Laser Tag and More! Get Inside the Fun! It’s ALWAYS FREE to enter! Create great memories at iPlay America with a spectacular array of more than 200 video and skills games, Cosmic Battle: The Extreme Laser Experience — our two-level laser tag arena, 4-D Movie Theater, indoor boardwalk, concerts, and other events. Guests select from Go Karts on the iPA Speedway, Bumper Cars, the Kite Flyer, Skyscraper, Boardwalk Mini Bowling, and a variety of other rides and attractions for younger children. IPlay America won New Jersey Monthly’s 2014 Best of New Jersey Kids Destination, Central, a 2013 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and the Asbury Park Press Best of Monmouth County honors for Best Indoor Theme Park and Best Candy Store. iPlay America also features Game Time Bar and Grill, Sonny’s Boardwalk Grill, Mixx Frozen Yogurt, Boardwalk Bites, and Broadway Sweets, complete with tons of current and retro candy. Every Friday at 8 p.m., iPlay America offers iPlay After Dark: — Central Jersey’s best party for teens — where they turn the music way up and the light show on for a one-of-a-kind experience. Special pricing for Insiders Club members offers a four-hour iRide Plus Pass, laser tag, and a $10 Game Card for only $17.95! From birthday parties to a spontaneous night out, iPlay America is the place to go in Central Jersey.
Bring Your Family! Bring Your Friends!
There’s Always Something Happening at iPlay America. iPlay America offers fun for all ages! Kids, teens and adults will all find something exciting to do at iPlay America. In addition to the arcade, the rides, and the incredible snack and meal options, check out iPlay America’s Event Center for great concerts, shows, and expos. iPlay America’s Event Center brings in a variety of acts that appeal to all ages. From family-oriented acts like Laurie Berkner to 21-and-over shows, there is always something happening at iPlay America!
Ghost tours in Monmouth County! Paranormal Books & Curiosities / The Paranormal Museum is a family-friendly destination on the Jersey Shore! From storytelling Ghost Tours of the Asbury Park Boardwalk and Downtown to The Tales of the Jersey Devil in the Historic Smithville Village Greene, Paranormal takes you outside the “norm” and into the unknown. Our walking tours are fun and filled with history! A perfect way for a family to spend an evening together!
Our shop is filled with more than 3,000 books on the Paranormal as well as fun and entertaining items for every interest level. The Paranormal Museum has been featured on Syfy Channel, Discovery and NatGeo and is a perfect place to safely explore the unknown. From Apparitions to Zombies, we have it all!
Charters Available! The Sea Hunter is a 75' fishing boat licensed for 80 people. We are Coast Guard inspected and have the latest safety and fish finding equipment. We pride ourselves for one of the cleanest fishing boats you will ever step on. We have two separate bathrooms for men and women. Our crew is top notch and will be glad to assist you throughout your trip and will clean your catch at the end of the day. We have special rates for seniors and children under 12. There is plenty of free parking. We have fishing poles for rent if you don't have your own and we supply the bait at no extra cost. There are snacks and beverages onboard or you can bring your own. You usually don't need a reservation but we will be glad to take it and reserve your spot.
In the spring and fall we specialize in Striped Bass fishing; our hours are 7:30am till 2:30pm. In the summer months we target Fluke, also called Summer Flounder. For the Fluke we run two trips daily, 8:00 am till 12:30pm, and if you like to sleep late you can take our afternoon trip, 1:30pm till 6:00. We mostly fish in the calm sheltered waters of the bay for Fluke and our first spot is usually within 20 minutes of the dock. If you would like more information check out our website www.seahunter.info Looking forward to showing you a great day on the water. ~ Capt. Rob
The best selection of games and prizes! Bring the whole family out to The Game Room, conveniently located in the Keansburg Amusement Park. Enjoy classic arcade games like skeeball, pinball and claw machines, plus row after row of redemption games. As soon as you enter you will be surrounded by electronic lights and sounds of various games of chance. Win endless amounts of tickets that will be exchanged for various prizes. The Game Room also hosts special events, including double-ticket days and skeeball tournaments. During the regular season The Game Room is open 7 days a week from 12pm – 10pm. Join their VIP Club for specials including electronic tracking of your winning point totals, bonus point promotions, free plays on the newest machines and much more.
Peaceful, private horse farm in Monmouth County NJ! HorseSense Therapeutic Riding Center is family owned and operated. We offer Beginner Riding Lessons, Therapeutic Riding Lessons, Family Farm Experience and Birthday Parties, all custom tailored to your needs.
Our goal is to teach proper horse care and basic riding to everyone who likes horses, wants to own a horse or just be around these magnificent animals. There is so much more to horses then a quick ride. Horses can help build self-esteem, confidence and muscle tone, which can flow into every aspect of your life. Learn to relax and understand a horse just by participating in one of our programs.
No Trail Rides, must call for appointment. Just $50 per lesson and packages can be purchased at a discount! Bring the whole family down to one of the top attractions in Monmouth County!
One of the best places to ride horses in Monmouth County NJ!
One of the most Romatic Bed and Breakfasts in Monmouth County NJ! Celebrating an anniversary, an engagement, Valentine’s Day or an escape for some time together? Our Ultimate Romantic Getaway is the perfect way to for the two of you to say “I love you” over and over again. Arrive at Cedars & Beeches and check into your spacious suite with king size bedroom, sitting room and featuring French windows and private bath. Upon arrival in your room, our gift to you, your complimentary bottle of wine and bouquet of roses await you and your love.
One of the highlights of your intimate getaway will be your “Just for two” massage, en suite. Our staff will set up your rooms, complete with spa robes, just before your appointed time. Once the therapist begins, you both will be transported to a world of relaxation.
Shopping and dining at West End Village or Pier Village is just a few blocks away. Entertainment? The NJ Repertory Company on nearby Broadway, offers a (wide) variety of theatrical performances throughout the year, both drama and comedy, and always interesting. Guests will receive a 25% discount on tickets booked through this package. Your memories will say “I love you” for years to come.
Book your escape today! Call 1-800-323-5655 or 732-571-6777
Escape to a Romantic Top Attraction in Momouth County NJ!
18 Atlantic City Helicopter Tours Fly high over New Jersey in a private helicopter tour from Manasquan to Atlantic City! One of the most unique date ideas in New Jersey or an exhilarating day trip! Manasquan NJ
19 Freehold Raceway Mall Great way to spend the afternoon getting lost in Monmouth County's largest mall! Hundreds of stores, something for everyone! Freehold NJ
20 Hole in One Miniature golf and amazing food, somethign for everyone in the family! Specials offered daily, great afternoon outing with the family! Leonardo NJ
21 Grape Beginnings Make your own wines, beers and oil & vinegar dressing and wine tasting events held weekly! Great day trip idea for your friends or special someone! Eatontown NJ
22 Horse Park of New Jersey Great place to spend the day with your horse exercising and having fun! One of the best Horse Parks in NJ! Allentown NJ
23 The Breakers Amazing waterfront rooms and romantic dining options! Perfect place for a romantic getaway! Spring Lake NJ
25 Charter Sails Choose from 4 unique charter boats to accomodate any type of trip for any number of people! Personalize your own day trip on the water! Port Monmouth NJ
26 Manasquan Water Taxi Dinner cruises, bar hopping cruises, fireworks cruises and more! A different kind of bar scene in NJ! Brielle NJ
27 Metz Bicycle Museum Museum featuring the most unique antique bikes, toys, and memorabilia! One of the most unique museums in NJ! Freehold NJ
28 InfoAge Dozens of unique exhibits from a fallout shelter to the oldest computers known to man! Unique day trip for the whole family! Wall NJ
29 Belmar Beach Enjoy a day of relaxation on one of New Jersey's most family-friendly beaches! One of the best beaches in NJ! Belmar NJ
30 Goodsports USA Enjoy all the sports you love, from soccer to roller hockey, and ignore the weather! One of the best indoor sports complexes in NJ! Wall NJ
31 Monmouth Park Racetrack Horse races held every weekend during the summer! Unique day trip in Monmouth County! Oceanport NJ
31 Raceway Park Drag racing, car races, car shows, drifing competitions and more - amateures and veterans welcome! One of the most popular racetracks in NJ! Englishtown NJ
32 Poricy Park Conservancy Specializing in hands-on educational programs on 18th century life and conservation of nature! Great day trip for the kids to learn and explore! Middletown NJ
33 Quail Ridge Golf World Practice your swing, hit some targets, play an 18-hole game or take the kdis mini golfing! Something for the whole family! Wall NJ
34 Silverball Museum Arcade Take a step back in time to experience the original arcade game, pinball! One of the coolest arcades in Monmouth County! Asbury Park NJ
35 Sandy Hook Lighthouse Explore the lighthouse and take in the history of New Jersey's coastal life! One of the only lighthouses in Monmouth County! Sandy Hook NJ
36 Twin Lights Discover the amazing history behind the infamouse Navesink Twin Lights! The only double lighthouse in New Jersey! Sandy Hook NJ
37 Sea Girt Lighthouse Discover over 100 years of fascinating history! An amazing lighthouse with attached museum! Sea Girt NJ
38 Netkeeper Charter Fishing Available for private or public trips, relaxing or fast paced - the choice is all yours! Personalized fishing trips to meet your needs! Sandy Hook NJ
39 Count Basie Theatre Specializing in all of the arts from dancing to singing and more! The center for the arts in Monmouth County! Red Bank NJ
40 Swingtime Mini golf, batting cages, arcade games, prizes, food and more! A great family day trip that's close to home! Howell NJ
41 The Downtown Amazing food, drink specials daily & live entertainment from singers and bands to comedians every night! There's something going on every day of the week! Red Bank NJ
42 The Shipwreck Grill Some of the freshest seafood, grill, deserts and drinks in Monmouth County! Casual and elegant dining experience! Brielle NJ
42 Bahr's Restaurant With a dock located at the back end of the restaurant, there's no denying their seafood is fresh! Almost 100 yeras of seafood and customer experience! Sandy Hook NJ
43 Garden State Rocks Dedicated to serving all levels of climber experiencefrom your first time to those with 10 years of experience! One of the only rock wall arenas in Monmouth County! Morganville NJ
44 Monster Mini Golf Perfect unique family day trip every one will enjoy! One of the most unique mini golf courses in New Jersey! Marlboro NJ
45 Combat Sports Outdoor Laser Tag 20-Acres of free-roam land so you and all of your friends can experience the excitement of outdoor laser tag. One of the biggest outdoor laser tag arenas in New Jersey! Manalapan NJ
46 Runaway Rapids Waterpark Over a dozen water slides, lazy riveres, spa pools, lounge chairs and amazing food and drinks! Something for every in the entire family! Keansburg NJ
47 Seastreak Ferry Amazing sightseeing cruises, bringing you and your family to NYC and beyond! The only cruise in Monmouth County bringing you to New York City! Highlands NJ
48 The Brewer's Apprentice Make your own beer and wine - amazing and unique date idea! The biggest "brew your own" venue in New Jersey! Freehold NJ
49 The Stone Pony Concerts of all genres, for people of all ages playing daily! It's always a party at the Stone Pony! One of the best concert venues in New Jersey! Asbury Park NJ
50 Park 33 Restaurant by day, nightclub at night - perfect for the younger and older crowd! Food and drink specials every day during the week! Freehold NJ
51 Ocean Place Resort and Spa Amazing waterfront view, short walk to dozens of boardwalk attractions, luxurious spa! Amazing resort for a romantic weekend getaway in NJ! Long Branch NJ
52 Asbury 18 Enjoy a round of mini-golf while taking in the scenery of the beach! Relaxing way to spend the afternon with the family! Asbury Park NJ
53 Asbury Splash Park Skip the beach and still enjoy a unique way to cool off at the shore! Waterpark for kids and adults! Asbury Park NJ
54 Atlantic Farms (no website) Pick your own fruits and vegetables, petting zoo, corn maze and hayride! Located at 1506 Atlantic Avenue, great for kids and family! Manasquan NJ
55 Belmar Parasail Experience Monmouth County 500' in the air! Amazing day trip idea for the whole family! Belmar NJ
56 The Little Gym of Sea Girt Let your kids spend the afternoon running around and exercising! Great way for kids to spend the afternoon! Sea Girt NJ
57 Funtime America Arts & Crafts, indoor rides, laser tags, rock wall and more! One of the best indoor amusement park in NJ! Cliffwood NJ
58 Shark River Kayak Company Rent everything from kayaks to paddle boards, surf boards and more! Exciting way to spend the day on the water in NJ! Neptune NJ
59 Classic Boat Tours Rent your own private charter for the day or wait until night and gaze over the ocean on a sunset cruise! Enjoy a day or night on the water! Highlands NJ
60 Dosils Scuba lessons, swim lessons, indoor pool parties and more! One of the only indoor scuba centers in NJ! Middletown NJ
61 Four JB's Vineyard Private and public wine tasting available weekly, some of the freshest wine in NJ! All fruit grown on premise, family owned since 1999! Colts Neck NJ
62 Freehold Raceway Park Live races held weekly, open to private and public parties! One of the oldest horse racing tracks in New Jersey! Freehold NJ