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Family things to do

Heading to Seaside week of July 11th. Could someone Please suggest things to do kids are 16 and 12...boat rides..shopping things that we should not miss. Also family friendly places to eat . Any tips????Have not been to Seaside in years. Thanks:)

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1. Re: Family things to do

There's always the boardwalk with its rides, games of chance, a few shops and food stalls.

You can spend a day just south of Seaside at Island Beach State Park. It's $5.00 admission for a carload and there are pavilions about 5 miles into the park where you can change, shower afterwards, buy food and drinks, etc. The state park has nicer beaches than Seaside.

Point Pleasant is only maybe 20 minutes drive north of Seaside. One year we went out fishing on the Norma K http://www.normakfishing.com/

There's free parking near the boat and they do all the work and you do all the fishing.

And there are places on the bay where you can rent a boat just to row or motor around the bay.

And there is the Crab's Claw Inn just a few miles north in Lavalette which is very popular http://www.thecrabsclaw.com/

Pjk

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2. Re: Family things to do

Breakfast - go over bridge to toms river. shut up and eat is on main street. you'll have t take the jug handle. really funny place with loads of brickabrack. then try c&g country cafe also on 37 east. they close around 2 though. dinner - try shrimp box in point pleasant. nie views - decent food. have the kids jet ski! they'll love it. bring tons of money though the boardwalks aren't cheap! ironically, seaside is now nicer than point pleasant! sad but true!

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Thanks :)

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