Beach, memories of MTV, boardwalk and many hotels. These are just some of the many things you can find in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. Like many coastal communities in New Jersey with a large range of sandy beaches, this coastal area is overcrowded during the summer. It can be difficult to find a place to put the towel on the beach during the middle of the weekend. What makes this a popular place? There are more than a few reasons.
Seaside Heights is within easy reach of a few hours' drive from most people in New Jersey, New York City and Philadelphia. All you have to do is exit Garden State Parkway at Exit 82, head east on Route 37, across Barnegat Bay and you are at Seaside. Once you get there there are plenty of hotels and motels where you can find a room. One of these was shown on the Apprentice TV program, where she had a makeover as part of the task of one of the exhibition teams. Another option to stay is to rent a house. This particular thing has been the subject of a realistic MTV show for several years. It was a huge success and for several years after its broadcast, he led many young people to visit.
Besides the beach, another big attraction is a mile away. It features lucky games, arcade, amusement rides, shops, food establishments and bars. One of the corridors has a historic circular built nearly 100 years ago. You will also find video games, pinball machines, mechanical skill games, poker and video machines. Lucky games include wheels (choose a number!), Skill games like throwing a ball through a collar, and other challenges that allow you to win a home prize if you win. Horseback riding is divided into two parts. It features adult rides, fun houses, dark rides, and plenty of kiddie rides as well.
On the 4th of July, there is a large fireworks display, and from then until August, there are fireworks every Wednesday night. Other events take place throughout the year – Saint Patrick's Day Parade, Easter Egg Hunt, music festival, car shows and more. Lots of free events.
With so many activities at Seaside Heights, there are all sorts of people who enjoy what the city has to offer. There are a lot of teenagers and early twenties, but there are also many people who visit their children so they can enjoy the beach, horseback riding and arcades. If you are not one day, you should take a day trip and find out why so many people visit each summer.