Ocean City wins New Jersey’s Favorite Beaches Contest

July 8th, 2022

The Favorite Beaches awards ceremony was held at the beautiful Ocean City Music Pier on July 8th. After thousands of votes, the results are in….

Overall First Place: Ocean City
Runner up: The Wildwoods
Monmouth County First Place: Asbury Park
Runner up: Spring Lake
Ocean County First Place: Seaside Heights
Runner up: Point Pleasant Beach
Atlantic County First Place: Brigantine
Runner up: Margate
Cape May County First Place: Ocean City
Runner up: The Wildwoods


The annual public poll began in 2008 to encourage stewardship and pride for the Garden State’s beautiful beaches.  Thank you to all who voted and hope you vote again next year! Be sure to visit all of the beautiful beaches our state has to offer.



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WPG Talk Radio 95.5 FM 1450 AM: Locals Say This City Has NJ’s Favorite Beach for the 9th Straight Consecutive Year