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Toms River Things to do and Entertainment

Point Pleasant Beach and Boardwalk at the Jersey Shore

Looking for a hotel near Point Pleasant beach, boardwalk and amusement park?  Look no further than the Ramada of Toms River - only 20 minutes away from this popular and picturesque Jersey Shore vacation spot.

Point Pleasant - home to Jenkinson's boardwalk and aquarium - offers some of the cleanest beaches in NJ. There are several bars and eateries along the beach. Point Pleasant has both public and private beaches. There is a small fee to get on the beach and lifeguards are present form 9-5 each day.

The Point Pleasant Boardwalk really rocks on the weekends with visitors from all over the area. Weekdays are typically less crowded. Most of the action is along the southern stretch of the boardwalk where you will find you will find fun arcades, wheels of chance, food, plenty of rides and gift shops.

Jenkinson's South Family Amusement Center is absoulutely awesome at night. The dazzling lights burn through the night sky and the smell of the Ocean surf is in the air. Hot summer nights don't get much better than the Jenkinsons boardwalk!

No NJ shore vacation is complete without a visit to Point Pleasant beach and boardwalk, and Ramada Toms River is an excellent choice for Point Pleasant beach lodging.

Lakewood BlueClaws Baseball

Looking for a hotel near Lakewood BlueClaws Baseball at First Energy Park? The Ramada of Toms River NJ is only 5 minutes away!

Catching a Lakewood BlueClaws Baseball game is one of the best things to do at the Jersey Shore. Located in Lakewood NJ, FirstEnergy Park is the home of the BlueClaws and one of New Jersey's most popular day trip destinations. Join Buster and the gang for a jam-packed season of minor league baseball with plenty of crowd-pleasing surprises and free food for the kids!

The Lakewood BlueClaws are the single A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies baseball team and a fan favorite for minor league baseball entertainment. FirstEnergy Park also accomodates groups, parties, fundraisers, corporate events, and business meetings in the conference center or outdoor catered picnic areas.

Jersey Shore Premium Outlets

Looking for things to do near Toms River? Among the few hotels near Jersey Shore Premium Outlets, the Ramada of Toms River is located just 20 minutes from the outlets. The Jersey Shore Premium Outlets are a haven for shopaholics, featuring 120 of the best brand name stores on the planet conveniently located in one large shopping pavilion.

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Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

The Ramada Toms River NJ hotel is just 40 minutes from Fort Dix/ McGuire Air Force Base and 10 minutes from NAES Lakehurst. We are proud to support our troops and to offer special extended stay rates for military personnel and government contractors in our comfortable executive suites. Our dedication and commitment to guest satisfaction has made the Ramada of Toms River a preferred hotel for local businesses and for travelers from Joint Base Mcguire-Dix-Lakehurst. Please call the Sales Department directly at 732-905-2626 x156 for more information.

Overview of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst:

The 42,000-contiguous acres of JB MDL are home to more than 80 mission partners and 40 mission commanders providing a wide range of combat capability. The base spans more than 20 miles, from east to west. It is situated in the two largest counties in New JerseyBurlington and Ocean — and includes portions of eight municipalities: the borough of Wrightstown and the townships of New Hanover, North Hanover, Pemberton, and Springfield, in Burlington County, and the townships of Jackson, Manchester, and Plumsted in Ocean County. The 87th Air Base Wing provides installation management support for 3,933 facilities with an approximate value of $9.3 billion in physical infrastructure. More than 44,000 airmen, soldiers, sailors, marines, coast guardsmen, civilians, and their family members live and work on and around JB MDL, which has an economic impact on the state of New Jersey.

(Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joint_Base_McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst )

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