Econo Lodge - Seaside Heights & Toms River

A: 1402 Boulevard,
Seaside Heights, NJ 08751
P: +1 (732)830-6853
E: (EconoLodge001@jariwala.co)

Things To Do

Since 1913, the area around our hotel in Seaside Heights has a long and colorful history. The peak season is lively from mid-April until early October. You'll enjoy relaxing on the pristine beach, cool off at the waterpark, eat delicious foods, and enjoy games & rides on the boardwalk. The area of Seaside Heights Toms River has so much to do like boating, jet-skiing, golf, and more! Our hotel is also close to the attractions of Ocean County and Toms River, from Breakwater Beach Waterpark to the Island Beach State Park.

Visit the Best Boardwalk at the Jersey Shore, with fun for families, groups, and people of all ages. Stretching over 2 miles long, the Boardwalk was built as a getaway for New Yorkers, New Jerseyans, and Pennsylvanians to enjoy the summer, ocean, and fun things to do. Today, you can explore the boardwalks multiple arcades or visit the Casino Pier amusement section. Our Econo Lodge hotel is a great place to start your fun.

While you're in Town


Recommended Entertainment & Attractions

Seaside Heights Boardwalk 0.1mi/0.2km E
Casino Pier (indoor arcade & rides) 0.4mi/0.6km SE
Luck Leo's Arcade (indoor all year) 0.4mi/0.6km SE
Breakwater Beach 0.5mi/0.8km S
Jet Ski & Boat Rentals 0.8mi/1.0km W
Ocean County Mall by Simon 7.4mi/11.9km
Island Beach State Park 8.6mi/13.8km S
Eagle Ridge Golf Resort 15.6mi/25.1km W
Jersey Shore Premium Outlets 28.0mi/45.1km W
Six Flags Great Adventure 29.0mi/46.7km W

Events for you to enjoy


Events for the Seaside Heights Toms River area

So much to do at the Jersey Shore... Scroll thru below

Things To Do all year:
Casino Pier Aracade - Luck Leo's Aracde - Boardwalk (jogging, cycling) - Hemingway's Cafe & Lounge - Jax Garage Beer & Burgers - Bamboo Club - Savor Restaurant - Hook's Bar - JR's Lounge - Beachcomber

February 22
ANNUAL POLAR BEAR PLUNGE
TIME: Registration - 9 a.m. Plunge - 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Seaside Heights Beach.
FEE: donate
Benefits the Special Olympics of New Jersey.
Call 609.896.8000 for more information.
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March 8
30TH ANNUAL OCEAN COUNTY ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE
TIME: 12 noon.
LOCATION: Boulevard, Seaside Heights.
FEE: none
This is a fun-filled Irish parade with bands, floats, and marchers, and a street celebration where everyone is invited!
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April 13
PALM SUNDAY EGG HUNT
TIME: 1 p.m.
LOCATION: See Below
FEE: none
Girls and boys up to ten years of age can participate in the "Palm Sunday Egg Hunt."
A Boardwalk and beach full of 15,000 pastel eggs filled with prizes from Boardwalk merchants are all part of the fun! You can win free tickets to a BlueClaws Game, free ride tickets, skeeball games and food.
Beach Entrance Locations by Age Group
The following age groups line up at:
0-2 Hancock Avenue
3-4 Blaine Avenue
5-6 Sumner Avenue
7-8 Hamilton Avenue
9-10 Lincoln Avenue
Special Needs at Kearney Avenue
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April 20
EASTER PROMENADE ON THE BOARDWALK TIME: starts 10 a.m.
LOCATION: Boardwalk near Webster Ave
FEE: none
This is an opportunity to show off your best Easter outfits!
The Annual Easter Outfit Contest is held on the Boardwalk at the Franklin Ave Stage. Registration for the "best dressed' contest begins at 10AM at the Webster Ave Information Booth. Judging is at 1PM. There will be cash prizes for the winners in several categories. As always, on Easter Sunday, the Mayor and Council will be giving out FREE carnations dyed in holiday colors to the ladies while they stroll the Boardwalk in front of the Webster Ave Information Booth.
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May 16-18
JERSEY SHORE FESTIVAL
TIME: all day.
LOCATION: See below.
FEE: none
Get your summer started early in Seaside Heights!
This free-admission festival with Live Bands, Culinary Competition, Vendor Village, Local Artist Showcase, Great Food, and more. To be part of the festival as a performer or venddor, contact info@jerseyshorefestival.com. Visit jerseyshorefestival.com for more information and BAND SCHDULE for each day.
Schedule of Events
Friday May 16
7PM-9PM Band Welcome Party @ Hooks. Free to attend, plus wristbands for open bar and & buffet available at the bar!
8PM-1AM Live bands:
Hook's inside
EJ's
Aztec inside
Jimbo's
Saturday May 17
10AM-5PM Jersey Shore Car Show featuring hot rods, classics, muscle cars, and more!
12PM-7PM Live bands perform on outdoor stages throughout Seaside Heights
12PM-7PM Jersey Shore Festival Vendor Village: Artists, Local Businesses, Non-Profits, and Food Vendors
Sunday May 18
12PM-7PM Live bands perform on outdoor stages throughout Seaside Heights
12PM-7PM Jersey Shore Festival Vendor Village: Artists, Local Businesses, Non-Profits, and Food Vendors
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June 21
HOT RODS and FOOD TRUCKS
TIME: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
LOCATION: Seaside Heights
FEE: none
View Hot Rods and Classic Cars -- hundreds of cars, music, prizes, vendors, and fun for the whole family.
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June 21
ART & CRAFT FESTIVAL
TIME: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: 612 Boulevard, Seaside Heights.
FEE: none


Featuring a huge variety of local artists and crafters, the festival is a wonderful place to shop for unique gifts, decorative items, jewelry and more. In addition to the over 50 amazing displays, there will be door prizes, a henna tattoo artist, a free canvas tote bag for the first 100 adults and a free make-n-take craft for kids attending the show.
Vendors Outpost is proud to support the community and a portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to a local charity.
For more information: www.vendorsoutpost.com. To request exhibit space, send an email to vendorsoutpost@gmail.com or call 732-595-2670.
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June 28
BMX TRICK RIDING SHOW
TIME: 12:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Boardwalk near Spicy Restaurant
FEE: none
Night Fireworks Display at 9:30 PM
Location for BMX Shows: Boardwalk in front of Spicy Restaurant
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 June 28th
OFFICIAL KICKOFF TO SUMMER

TIME: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: Carteret Avenue.
FEE: none
Join B98.5 and their sister stations, 107.1 FM and Thunder 106, as we celebrate the "Official Kickoff to Summer" on the Boardwalk in Seaside Heights! Enjoy over ten FREE bounce houses on the beach with beach admission ($6.00 per person, kids 11 and under are FREE). FREE Bounce houses provided by Thunder 106/B98.5/107.1 FM. There will be fun activities all day long!
Windish Music Entertainment will be performing along the Boardwalk as well! Don't miss the Junk Rock Drummers and LED "Ignited" Drumline.
ALSO: FMX Show

FMX Show Times at 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM


Main Event at 9:30 PM

*Rain Date: June 29th for Main FMX Show only. 9:30 PM, weather permitting

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June 29
FMX SHOW (day 2)
TIME: 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Seaside Heights
Fee: none
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July 4
FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Seaside Heights Boardwalk
FEE: none
A spectacular fireworks display on the oceanfront.  Fireworks are viewable from anywhere on the Seaside Heights Boardwalk and are sponsored by Coca-Cola.
EXTREME FOOD TRUCK SHOWDOWN
An extreme Food Truck Showdown for everyone to enjoy…come hungry and leave satisfied!
TIME: all day
LOCATION: Bay Boulevard and Grant Avenue.
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July 6
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Frozen"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 7
BEACH CONCERT: "God Sons of Soul"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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July 9
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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July 10
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Monster's University"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 11
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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July 12
VINTAGE CAR & TRUCK SHOW
TIME: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: Bay Boulevard (near bay) in Seaside Heights
FEE: none.
Enjoy amazing cars and trucks from different eras. Great for family and friends to enjoy.
Vintage Automobile Museum of NJ Car Show Antique car and truck show
Contact: 732-899-0012
Website: www.vintageautomuseum.org
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July 13
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Teen Beach Movie"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 14
BEACH CONCERT: "Scott DeCarlo (Country Western)"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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July 16
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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July 17
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "The Nut Job"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 20
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Saving Mr. Banks"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 21
BEACH CONCERT: "After the Reign (Country Western)"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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July 23
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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July 24
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Smurfs 2"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 27
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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July 28
BEACH CONCERT: "The Characters"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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July 30
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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July 31
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "The Lego Movie"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 3
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Jaws"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 4
BEACH CONCERT: "Carnaby Stret"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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August 6
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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August 7
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "The Beach Movie"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 10
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Muppets Most Wanted"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 11
BEACH CONCERT: "Slippery When Wet"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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August 13
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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August 14
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Despicable Me 2"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 17
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Supper Buddies"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 18
BEACH CONCERT: "Virgin Vinyl"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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August 20
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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August 21
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Planes"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 24
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Captain Phillips"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 25
BEACH CONCERT: "Bullzeye"
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Stage at Franklin Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a concert with family and friends on the beach!
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August 27
FIREWORKS ON THE BOARDWALK
TIME: 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION: can be seen from most of boardwalk
FEE: none
*weather dependent
A great way to celebrate the summer with a wonderous fireworks display for all!
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August 28
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Frozen"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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August 31
MOVIES ON THE BEACH: "Gravity"
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Beach at Carteret Avenue, Seaside Heights
Fee: none
Enjoy a movie with family and friends oceanfront!
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September 7 SEAFOOD FESTIVAL SEASIDE HEIGHTS TIME: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. LOCATION: Grant Avenue in Seaside Heights, NJ One of the premiere fall events packed with all day musical entertainment by local bands, including Shorty Long. Enjoy seafood specialties from local restaurants. A craft event is also part of the festivites -- browse over 80 artists, crafters, and vendor booths.
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September 13-14 33RD ANNUAL CLOWNFEST TIME: Parade Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. LOCATION: Seaside Heights Boardwalk FEE: none. Enjoy a weekend full of slapstick comedy, vivacious shows, and colorful clown creations.
Event Coordinator, Vincent A. Pagliano , of the National Clown Arts Project, Inc. shared that everything is all set for next year. “The clowns will be back next year, and will make it happen again; new boards, old clowns.” 2014’s Clownfest will be the 33rd Annual Clownfest, and the 24th hosted in Seaside Heights. The clowns, and their weekend full of free activities and clowning around on the boardwalk pairs perfectly with Seaside Heights offerings of good old fashion family fun!
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September 19-21 QUE BY THE SEA BBQ FESTIVAL & COMPETITION TIME: Sept 19 at 5 p.m. - 10 p.m., Sept 20 at 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Sept 21 at 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. LOCATION: Grant Avenue in Seaside Heights "Que by the Sea" -- the Sixth Annual Barbeque State Championship and Festival and also recognized as a Mid-Atlantic Barbecue Association State Championship in Seaside Heights, sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society. The event takes place on Grant Avenue at the following times: Friday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Saturday from 10:00am to 10:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 6:00pm.
The highlight of the event is the Barbeque State Championship. This competition will feature contestants from throughout the tri-state, who provide the best overall BBQ in four categories including chicken, ribs, pork, and brisket.
Large food vendors will be selling tasty barbeque specialties along Grant Avenue. There will also be artists and crafters, music, and retail vendors.

***ALL EVENTS, DATES, FEES, LOCATIONS, TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. PLEASE CONTACT THE BOROUGH OF SEASIDE HEIGHTS OR TOMS RIVER TO GET THE MOST UPDATED INFORMATION FOR LISTED EVENTS.

About

Econo Lodge - Seaside Heights / Toms River.

Your hotel at the Jersey Shore in the Seaside Heights & Toms River area.

Easy Stop on the Road.

Hotel Information
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am
Non-Smoking Hotel: A fee of up to 250 USD will be assessed for smoking in a non-smoking room.
Parking: Self parking
Pets: Service animals allowed: Yes Pets allowed: No

HOTEL POLICIES

Hotel Facts

- Located in fun Seaside Heights, NJ

- Close to Manahawkin, Lakewood & Seaside Park

- In the heart of New Jersey Shore

- 21 spacious guest rooms and suites with beach house rentals available

- Two Story Sun-Deck for relaxing

- Refreshing outdoor pool

Included in Every Stay

- Free EasyStart breakfast

- Clean and fresh bed(s)

- Free wireless high-speed internet access

- Complimentary Parking (1 space)


verified by: Jersey Shore Hotel NJ

Let us help!

Speak with us by phone or email:

- P: 732-830-6853

- E: (EconoLodge001@jariwala.co)

we look forward to speaking :-)