Best Winter Activities for Families in Ocean County

Posted on: January 27th, 2016 by


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Best Winter Activities for Families in Ocean County

Ocean County is most known for being a summer hotspot. However, there are many COOL things to keep your family busy and having fun this winter.


Go Ice Skating!

What better way to enjoy winter than to enjoy a winter sport! 

Winding River Skating Center Ice Skating Rink

1211 Whitesville Rd
Toms River, NJ 08755
Phone: (732) 244-072


Hit the Parks!

The Ocean County Parks system has a great list of parks that has ongoing events throughout the whole year, check out Jakes Branch Park in Beachwood for some outdoor and indoor fun!

Jakes Branch County Park
1100 Double Trouble Road
Beachwood, NJ

Winter Schedule of Programs and Events


Explore the Planets

Bring the wonder of the skies inside, and stay warm and cozy while star gazing.

Robert J. Novins Planetarium

Main Campus

College Drive

Toms River, NJ 08753


Hit the Roller Rink!

When it is to cold to hit an outdoor rink, take a spin or two around the roller rink!

RollerMagic Roller Rink

2270 West County Line rd, Rt 526

Jackson, NJ 08527



Explore a Seaport!

A Seaport is not only for spending time in the great outdoors.  From special food truck events, to festivals, to nature programs and educational activities, Tuckerton Seaport is your all season family fun headquarters.

Tuckerton Seaport

120 W Main Street

Tuckerton, NJ 08087



Check out our Ocean County Calendar of Events for more Jersey Family Fun!



One thought on “Best Winter Activities for Families in Ocean County

  1. Helen Arano says:

    Need some things to do with the wee set, Toddlers from 2 to 5.

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