Toms River Green Team Sponsors “Spring Six” Parks Challenge

Photo courtesy Toms River Township

TOMS RIVER – Spring break is March 30 through April 8. Toms River residents and businesses can win prizes while enjoying the township’s six parks that week in the “Spring Six” Parks Challenge.

Toms River United Sustainability Team had teamed up with Keller Williams Realtors “The O’Shea Group” and Dukan Homes to award photo and video winners with more than $450 in prizes, all for enjoying the parks and snapping a photo.

Parks are Huddy Park, Castle Park, Riverwood Park, Silverton Park, Winding River Park and Bayside Park.

Categories include: best individual photo, best video, best of all six parks (photo or video), fan favorite (most likes) per age category for elementary, middle and high school students. Prizes will also be awarded for best promoter (the most tags back) and best group/team picture. Photos and videos must be taken over spring break.

Photo courtesy Toms River Township

The challenge is open to everyone in town—individuals of all ages, families, businesses, youth and civic organizations. Businesses who would like to join in giveaways should contact the Toms River Recreation Department by March 27.


To be eligible for prizes, participants must register at the Facebook page @sustainableTRNJ and click “going” on the event page. Participants can then post photos and videos according to the instructions.

To contact the recreation department, call 732-341-1000, ext. 8415.