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Frequently Asked Questions

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Do you cancel your events if it rains?

All attractions and events are subject to weather and may be cancelled at anytime.

What time do fireworks start?

They start at dark. That usually is 9:15 in the early part of the summer and around 8:30 in late summer.

What time does the boardwalk open?

The public has access to the boardwalk year-round. During the summer, most attractions open between 10:00am and 12:00pm. The beach opens at 8:30am during the weekdays and 8am during the weekends. All times are subject to change. Check the website out for a complete listing of all times.

Is there a cost for the special events?

All weekly shows and special events are free!

How can my organization submit a request for a charitable contribution?

All requests must be submitted in writing Jenkinson’s Boardwalk, 300 Ocean Ave, Pt. Pleasant Beach NJ 08742, Attention: Community Relations. Please be advised that due to the overwhelming number of requests, call cannot be returned.

Where do I park?

Jenkinson’s operates four paid parking lots; all are located on Ocean Ave between Broadway and Arnold Ave. There is also a metered lot at the corner of Arnold and Ocean Ave, as well as free street parking. Please come early because spaces are limited.

Do ride tickets expire?

No! Jenkinson’s South Amusement Park ride tickets never expire.

Do parents need tickets or wristbands to ride with their children?

While there is no admission fee to enter the amusement park, we do require that anyone who rides the rides either have a wristband or use tickets.

Is there a fee to get on the beach?

Yes, there is a fee for anyone 5 years of age and older. Visit our Beach Prices page for details.

Can you bring a cooler on the beach?

Yes you are permitted to bring a cooler onto Jenkinson’s Beach. However, you are NOT permitted to bring alcohol or glass on the beach. All coolers are subjected to search.

Is Jenkinson’s open in the winter?

The aquarium, arcades, sweet shop are open daily year round. Jenks club is open Friday and Saturday nights.