Things To Do This Fall At Jenkinson’s Boardwalk

Even though the summer has faded away, Jenkinson’s Boardwalk still offers a great experience for everyone in the family to enjoy! From our final Fireworks display shows on the beach, to our annual Boo at the Boardwalk fall event, we have so much to offer not just during the summer!

First Responders Night

September 8, 5:00pm – 11:00pm

As a THANK YOU to all our First Responders, we welcome you to our First Responders Night on Friday, September 8th from 5-10pm! Unlimited Free Rides (including Adventure Lookout Ropes Course) from 5-10pm for First Responders (with a valid ID) and their immediate family. Half Price admission to the Aquarium (from 5-8pm) and Mini Golf. Pre-Registered members can pick up their wristbands at the Lighthouse Point Mini Golf Course (801 Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742) starting at 3pm. ***please fill out this form to Pre-Register

On-site and walk up Registration will be at the Adventure Lookout Ropes Course (500 Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742) starting at 3pm as well.

*This event is weather permitting. In the case of inclement weather, the rain date is FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th, 5-10pm


Seafood Festival Fireworks

September 16, 8:30pm

Join us for our final Fireworks display of 2023 following the Point Pleasant Chamber of Commerce Annual Festival of the Sea on Saturday, September 16th at 8:30pm! The 45th Annual Festival of the Sea features over 250 craft vendors and local restaurants. These fireworks are weather and wind permitting, and all updates will be made across our social media platforms and our website.


Boo at the Boardwalk

October 21, 22, 28 & 29, 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Our annual fall event, Boo at the Boardwalk, is back and better than ever for 2023! Boo at the Boardwalk will be taking place from 12pm – 4pm the last two weekends of October, which are October 21, 22, and 28 & 29. Some activities that you and your guests can enjoy this year at Boo at the Boardwalk includes: trick-or-treating throughout the boardwalk, fun halloween games of chance, underwater pumpkin carving at the Jenkinson’s Aquarium, free make and take crafts, face painting, limited kiddie rides in the Amusement Park, a beach maze, pumpkin slingshot,  and so much more! This event is weather permitting.

During Boo at the Boardwalk, there will be two cost-savings packages available to purchase on-site.  One is the Boo Tastic package, which for $35 per person, includes Jenkinson’s Aquarium admission, one round of golf at Castaway Cove Mini Golf,, a $10 Pavilion Arcade play card, a chocolate lollipop treat, trick-or-treat bag, and a light up necklace. This package can be purchased October 1st through October 31st at Jenkinson’s Aquarium and/or Aquarium Guest Services. The other package available to purchase on-site is the brand new Spook-Tacular Package, which for $29.95 includes a 2 hour unlimited ride wristband, 30 amusement credits at Jenkinson’s South Arcade, and a slice of pizza and a small drink at Little Mac’s. This package can only be purchased during Boo at the Boardwalk. You do not want to miss out on any of these great packages!


Jenkinson’s Ride Park Schedule

Various dates and times throughout September and October

The Jenkinson’s Ride Park will be open at 12pm various dates throughout all of September and October! For a complete list of the Ride Park schedule, you can visit RIDE SCHEDULE. Please note: there will be limited rides open throughout the fall, and all times are subject to change due to weather and crowd sizes.


Visit the Jenkinson’s Aquarium

Open all year round!

The Jenkinson’s Aquarium is open all year round! With various state-of-the art exhibits, the Jenkinson’s Aquarium is an educational and fun experience worth visiting this fall. Opening and closing times vary, so for the most up-to-date schedule, please visit HOURS & ADMISSION. Some upcoming events at the Jenkinson’s Aquarium include: October 14th 12-4pm African Penguin Awareness Day, October 15th 12-4pm International Sawfish Day, November 4th 12-4pm Polar Bear Day, and November 18th 12-4pm Sloth Awareness Day!


Attractions open all year round!

Visit any season, these places are always open!

There are a few departments and attractions that are open all year round! They include  the Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Jenkinson’s South Arcade, Jenkinson’s Pavilion Arcade, and the Jenkinson’s Sweet Shop!