LONG BRANCH -- Beginning Saturday, May 24, Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park’s lifeguards will be on duty weekends and Memorial Day from 10am-5pm. Daily guarded swimming starts Saturday, June 14. Located on Ocean Avenue in Long Branch, the park offers sandy beaches and family-friendly amenities such as a playground, volleyball court and snack bar.
Be sure to enjoy the park all summer long by purchasing a seasonal beach badge and parking pass. Starting Saturday, May 10, both will be available for purchase at the Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park Pavilion, Ocean Avenue, Long Branch, from 8am-4pm on weekends. Daily starting June 14. Onsite sales must be cash or check. Beach badges and parking passes are also available at the Monmouth County Park System Headquarters, Thompson Park, Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, Monday through Friday, from 8am-4pm, until June 13.
Season beach badges are $45 for ages 13-17; $65 for adults 18 to 64; and $25 for adults 65 and older. Season parking passes are $65. Season badges are effective until September 1. Weekday beach fees are $7 for individuals 18 years old and over; those 17 and under are free. On weekends and holidays, the fee is $7 for individuals 13 years old and over; those 12 and under are free. The cost of a daily parking pass is $7.
For more information about Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, visit www.monmouthcountyparks.com or call 732-842-4000. For persons with hearing impairment, the TTY/TDD number is 711. The Monmouth County Park System, created in 1960 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, is Monmouth County’s Open Space, Parks, and Recreation agency.