March 27, 2020 UPDATE: We will remain closed until further notice. Once Governor Murphy lifts restrictions and we feel it is safe for our customers and staff, we will make an announcement with regards to a re-opening date. Until we see you again, be safe and healthy. Stay strong; we are in this together!
Take the Garden State Parkway South to Exit 98. Follow Route 34 South to Route 35 South. Cross the Manasquan Inlet Bridge and stay in the left lane. Make the left jug handle turn a 1/4 mile after the Exxon. Complete the turn and head North on Route 35 and make a right onto Broadway (last right before going over bridge). Take Broadway all the way to the end and follow the right turn lane and make a right onto Ocean Avenue. Stay on Ocean Ave and approximately 1/2 mile up on your left will be the Aquarium parking lot and a bit further down is the Jenkinson's Amusement Park parking lot.
Take the Garden State Parkway North to Exit 90. Turn right at the exit ramp and follow to Brick Blvd (CR 549) and make a left. Merge right onto Route 70 following signs for Route 88. Turn right onto Route 88 East and continue east until Route 88 leads into Route 35 North in Point Pleasant Beach. Turn right on Arnold Avenue (by the train station) and head east to Ocean Avenue. At the light on the corner of Ocean and Arnold make a left. The Aquarium parking lot is two blocks up on your right. (Across the street from Perk’s Cafe).
Take 195 East to Exit 35. Continue on Route 34 South and follow above directions from North beginning from Route 34.
Call the Coast Guard for assistance!
Jenkinson’s Boardwalk has five large parking lots for your convenience. Pay one low price for all day parking — no running back to feed the meter. The northernmost parking lot is located at the Manasquan River Inlet and is conveniently located by the bath house and Inlet Restaurant. South of the Inlet Parking Lot is the Aquarium Parking Lot, which is next to the Aquarium and Pavilion Restaurant and Arcade. Frank’s Fun Center has a parking facility centrally located to all the activities on the Boardwalk. The parking lot at the Jenkinson’s Amusement Park is located next to the Jenkinson’s South Arcade and the amusement park. Jenkinson’s also operates a large parking lot located at the Jenkinson's South Beach and Bath House as well as a smaller parking lot located at 804 Ocean Avenue next to Lighthouse Point Miniature Golf. There are several municipal and other private lots for parking as well. Please be advised that parking lots can fill up quickly during the busy summer months, so start your day early!
Jenkinson’s Boardwalk is conveniently located by car, train or bus. Only minutes off the GSP and Route 195. Just an hour south of NYC, an hour north of AC and about an hour and 15 minutes from Philly. For complete mass transit info go to www.njtransit.com
BRAND NEW FOR 2019! The Tidal Wave is beach and surf themed family spinning roller coaster which is inspired by our iconic beach culture. Credits: 12 | Height: 48" or overview Pendolo
One of our most popular rides, the Pendolo swings back and forth in a pendulum motion while rotating in a circular motion. Credits: 11 | Height: 48" or over.view Wave Swinger
Offers amazing views of the boardwalk, and the Amusement Park while the riders rise high up into the sky and spun in a circular motion. Credits: 8 | Height: >44" 38-44" with adult.view Super Himalaya
Accelerates in a circular motion around the track both forwards and backwards while our Jenkinson’s DJ is playing today’s most popular hits. Credits: 8 | Height: >50" 42-50"with adultview Tilt-A-Whirl
This is one of the most perfect boardwalk amusement park rides for all ages! Spin back and forth in your individual car while the entire platform turns. Credits: 7 | Height: 46" unless with adultview Big Bumper Cars
A true amusement park staple - drive around in our classic Bumper Cars! Each car can accommodate two riders. Credits: 8 | Height: 52" or over.view Starship 3000
The Starship 3000 uses centrifugal forces and speed to float the passengers off of the floor, giving them a feeling of weightlessness. Credits: 9 | Height: >48" 42-48" with adultview Moby Dick
Sit on the edge of your seat in this thrilling, fast-pace ride that brings you high in the sky and then takes you back down again, just as fast! Credits: 9 | Height >48", 42-48" with adult.view South Beach Arcade
South Beach Arcade, featuring Jenkinson’s 7D Dark Ride, is open from February through October.view Crazy Cabs
BRAND NEW for 2018! Our Crazy Cabs ride offers a thrilling spinning experience for our guests! Credits: 8 | Height: >48", 36-48" with adult.view Tornado
One of our two roller coasters in the Amusement Park, the Tornado is a smaller, train-like coaster with a shorter track. Credits: 7 | 42" unless with adult.view Pirate's Plunge
This thrill ride rotates 360° and offers amazing views of the entire ride park as well as the boardwalk and the beach! Credits 8 | Height >47", 42-47" with adult.view Kiddie Rides
These rides are great “first rides” for any child. Specifically designed for small children, these slower paced rides stay level and move in a circular motion.view Train
Adults and kids can enjoy this antique-style train that slowly travels around the perimeter of the kiddie rides twice and offers amazing views of the Amusement Park. Children under three get to ride for free! Credits 5 | Height: 42" unless with adult (children under 3 free).view Carousel
The Jenkinson’s Carousel has both moving horses and benches to sit on, and provides an enjoyable nostalgic experience for both children and adults alike. Credits: 4 | Height: 42" unless with adultview Alligators
The Alligators are a perfect “first ride” for any child. It is a slower paced ride and will carry you in a circular motion around the track. Credits: 4 | Height: 30-48".view Batting Cages
Come practice your swing in our batting cage. Watch out for those fast ballsview South Arcade
Jenkinson’s South Arcade is open daily, year-round. Videos Games, Slot Machines, Skee Ball, Basketball, Cranes, and moreview Little Mac's
You might need a stroke of luck if you want to grab a seat at this boardwalk hotspot, the food and the outdoor patio are just that awesome.view Lighthouse Point Mini Golf Concessions
Enjoy classic summer boardwalk favorites that will surely bring nostalgia back to your taste buds!view Inlet Bar & Restaurant
Sit back, relax and enjoy the ocean views while dining right on the sand.view Adventure Lookout Rope Course
Jenkinson’s is poud to announce the new Adventure Lookout Ropes Course! There are two courses: One for those over 48 inches tall, and one for kids under 48 inches (Sky Tykes).view Frank’s Fun Center
Frank’s Fun Center is open daily, year-round. Videos Games, Slot Machines, Skee Ball, Basketball, Cranes, and moreview Castaway Cove Mini Golf
Choose from the shipwreck bay course which takes you through caves, and past thunderous waterfalls, or head to the Crow’s nest, which travels to the top of the cove with amazing aerial views of waterfalls and plant life.view Fun House
A favorite thrilling adventure for all ages! Find your way through a maze of mirrors, glowing lights, twists and turns. Filled with illusions, tricks and distorted mirrors!view Sweet Shop
We offer a wide variety of tempting treats, salt water taffy, homemade fudge, and more. Jenkinson’s Sweet Shop is open year round with gift baskets for all occasions and online shopping available.view Jenkinson's Pavilion
Pavilion Restaurant is a full service dining facility with a diverse menu and friendly staff. Also in the Pavilion Complex is our fast food counter, which has all of your boardwalk favorites including pizza, burgers, cheesesteaks, and more.view Jenkinson's Aquarium
Exhibits such as Atlantic sharks, Pacific sharks, coral reefs, penguins, and seals give you the opportunity to get up close to animals from around the globe. Another attraction, the touch tank, allows visitors to touch live animals ranging from a sea star to a sting ray!view Amusement Park
The Jenkinson's Amusement Park hosts 27 rides, enjoyed by guests of all ages. Visit below for a full list of information, scheduling, and specials!view Jenkinson's South Beach
Relax in the sun while listening to the sound of the waves of the Atlantic Ocean hitting the shore. Jenkinson’s Beach is open daily, weather permitting, from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day.view Fun Slide view