LBI Region Kicks Off Spring With Easter Events

(Photo courtesy of Katie DeVito)

SHIP BOTTOM – The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce has announced a string of Easter Weekend events to kick off the beginning of spring at the shore. Alongside the Chamber, member restaurants will also host brunch and dinner events for the Easter holiday.

Hop on down to the Mainland Holiday Inn on Rt. 72 in Manahawkin for Bunny Breakfasts from now until Easter Weekend. Don’t forget to look out for local egg hunts and special activities throughout the month on the Chamber’s event calendar online.

Visit Beach Haven for various events on March 31, including Artifacts & Company, 100 N Bay Avenue, at their 2nd Annual Flower Art Show Reception featuring local artists, live flowers and light refreshments from 1-4 p.m. The Flower Show will run from March 31- April 14, 2018. Schooner’s Wharf and Bay Village will also host the Easter Bunny and many shops will be open for some family fun and shopping, beginning at 1 p.m.

Surflight Theatre’s Show Place Ice Cream Parlor will host Tea with the Easter Bunny at 4 p.m., accompanied by Miss America Titleholders. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased through Surflight Box Office or online at Surflight is also offering a performance of Broadway & Beyond on March 31 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $24.50.

Proceeds from these events will benefit Surflight Theatre’s Education Programs and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Visit Fantasy Island for their Online and at Arcade Counter Spring Half Price Sale from March 30-April 8. You can purchase from their website or stop into the arcade during our normal hours of operation.

For Easter dining options including brunches and dinners, visit the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce website at, visit the center at 265 W Ninth Street in Ship Bottom every Monday through Friday 1 to 4 p.m, or call 609-494-7211.