Jeanne Broadbent, Recreation Director


Barnegat Communities that Care CTC

Dock Concerts

2023 Barnegat Drive in Movie Series – sponsored by The VAN DYK GROUP.                                                                         Movies begin at Dusk  NEW LOCATION: Barnegat High School 180 Bengal Blvd.

  • June 27 Super Pets
  • July 11 Puss in Boots the last wish
  • July 25 Light year
  • Aug 8 E.T.
  • Aug 22 101 Dalmatians (original movie)

PIRATE’S DAY – September 9th  at the Russell O Brackman Middle School – 600 Barnegat Blvd.





CAR & TRUCK  SHOWS – Co-sponsored by Sentimental Car Club & WBNJ 91.9FM,                                                                                              Vehicle registration forms can be obtained by emailing or                Fee: $15 in advance, $20 day of event.  First 100 received a commemorative car plaque.                                                                          NEW LOCATION:  Collins Elementary School 600 Barnegat Blvd. from 9am-2pm.  Spectator parking will be at the Russell O Brackman Middle School, located directly behind the Collins School.

  • April 22 (Rain Date April 23)
  • November 4 (Rain Date November 5)

CAR & TRUCK SHOW VENDORS WANTED –  To obtain a vendor application email



2023 Barnegat Farmer’s Market Every Thursday June 15  – October 5 Hours: 10am-3pm 

Location: 14 Birdsall St. Barnegat, across from the Firehouse.   

WANTED – Vendors who do not sell PRODUCE  – We are seeking craft vendors, candles, unique food vendors, air plants, homemade confections.  Call Jeanne 609-698-0080 ext 122



Stillwell Farms, Krowicki Farms,  Eckert Farm,

 (We have filled out farmer occupancy as such we are no longer accepting FARMERS)


 A & A Dips – dip mixes, hot sauces, gourmet peanuts, balsamies & oils

 Bay Ave Baking Company – bagels, asstd.  breads

Chef Vinnie’s Kitchen – sauces

Crazy Cow Cookie Company – baked sweets, cookies, pies

Dag’s Dippers – chocolate covered fruits, gelato, smoothies

High Mountain Foods -frozen pastas, crab cakes, perogies, Italian bread, stuffed breads, pickles, olives,  

Little Water Distillery – whiskey, rum, vodka, dark chocolate martini’s, whiskey barrel aged old fashion

Mel’s Bath Bars – soaps, lotions, candles, foot soaks

Sensible Rewards – dog treats, cat toys, antlers, collars, leashes and other accessories

Sew Fabulous by Liz DeFrancesco – homemade vanilla, elderberry syrups, embroidered towels, eyeglass  cases,potholders, fabric hanging kitchen towels


FOOD VENDORS you are required to fill out the following applications  and submit them to both the County and State Div. of Fire Safety





YOUTH SPORT LEAGUE NEWS – visit our Sports Contacts Page



 The center is located at 550 E Bay Ave.                                                                                                                        

For more information on renting the building call Jeanne Broadbent 609-698-0080 x122


  • Throughout the year, the Recreation Department schedules many special events such as the following: 
  • Adult Trips
  • Adult Exercise Classes
  • Kids Fish n Crab contest
  • July Fireworks
  • Father/daughter  dance
  • Family Candy Bar Bingo
  • Women’s History Tea
  • Flea Markets at the Dock
  • Farm Market
  • Drive in Movie at the Dock
  • Summer Concerts
  • Pirates Day
  • Scarecrow Contest
  • Halloween Fall Festival
  • Holiday House Decorating Contest
  • Snowman Building Contest
  • Sundaes with Snowman
  • Santa lights Barnegat

Barnegat Parks & Playgrounds

  • Beverly Drive Basketball Courts, Playground, picnic table
  • Bowline/Bilge Basketball Courts, Playground, picnic table
  • Village Drive  – Basketball Courts, Playground, picnic table
  • Georgetown Boulevard – Basketball Courts, Playground, picnic tables
  • First Street –  Basketball Courts,  Playground, picnic table  (Home of Barnegat Youth Outdoor Basketball Leagues)
  • Project Playground on Bengal Blvd  3 Playgrounds, Swings, picnic areas, Gazebo (coming Summer of 21)                                             Pavilion is available for rent to residents
  • Project Playground Rental Application
  • SKATE PARK – 900 W. Bay Ave  Open weather permitting 8:30a-dusk
  • Recreation Center -900 W Bay Ave  Playground & Adult Fitness Equipment, picnic area
  • Municipal Dock – 427 E Bay Ave – Boat Launch, crabbing, fishing, picnic area, bathrooms, concerts
  • Barnegat Bathing Beach -no badges required. port-a-johns are  on site Memorial Day – Labor Day 

Barnegat Youth Sports Complexes

  • Lower Shore Road Sport Complex
    38 Old Lower Shore Rd – Cross Street Rte 9
    Home of 
    Barnegat Jr Bengals;
    Barnegat Youth Lacrosse
    Barnegat Girls Softball                                                                                                                                                                                                     Alliance FC of Barnegat Travel Soccer                                                                                                                                                                                       

  • Barnegat Little League / Youth Soccer Complex
    1001 Barnegat Blvd. North
    Home of Barnegat Little League
    Barnegat Soccer Club

  • Ocean County Parks  Railway Walking Trail

Barnegat Community Center

A Township Community Center is available to any non-profit group for meetings and fund raising events.  Contact the Recreation Office for booking information. 609-698-0080 x 122

Community Center Complete Usage Application

Community Center Application pg 1& 2