Jeanne Broadbent, Recreation Director


2021 Seasonal Boat Launch Permit Applications are now being accepted.  Due to Covid 19 Restrictions, there are no in person sales at this time.  To purchase a pass, complete the attached application, and return with payment of $75 (prior to April 15th) $100 (After April 15th)   Call Jeanne 609-698-0080 x 122 to obtain the application via the mail.  Once payment is received, your permit and sticker will be mailed to the address that you listed on the application. 

US  Sports Group  will be hosting a Multi Sport Specialty Camp July 12-16 at the Lower Shore Rd Sports Complex.  38 Lower Shore Rd. 

 The fee is $195 for the week.  Camp hours are 9am-Noon.  Click on the link to register.








COVID-19 Emotional Support Resources for Families

Hope & Healing Informational Flier

Free Calendar of Support Groups

Town-wide Yard Sale – April 24th 9am

2021 Yard Sale Reg. form

Sponsored by the Barnegat-Waretown Chamber of Commerce and the Recreation Department.  Registration forms should be mailed to the Township c/o Recreation.  A white mailbox will be added  soon at the Recreation Center so that residents may drive up and  drop off their forms.

The last day to register for the map is April 19th -All forms must be postmarked by April 19th.                               

(No Exceptions).  Due to COVID -19 – New this year-  no flags will be distributed to participants.

The map will be virtual only.   The maps will be posted  here, on our Facebook page @barnegatrecreation 

Chambers website and their Facebook page @barnegatwaretownchamberofcommerce 



Virtual Recreation Resources

ALL PARKS & PLAYGROUNDS are open.  Be advised that social distancing guidelines remain in effect.  The parks and playgrounds are not sanitized.  





The Market will be held across from the Firehouse in the gated field  at 14 Birsdsall St.   

Every Thursday – June 17  – October 28 

Hours: 10am-3pm

2021 Farmers Market Vendor Application

2020 VENDORS included:


Stillwell Farms, Krowicki Farms, Beaver Dam Farm, Eckert Farm

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

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

 Jersey Charm Coffee – Coffee pods, Bean Coffee, Ground coffees

Green Goddess – artisan honey & honey products, organic herbal teas, essential oils

Wicked Good Spice Mix Company -spice blends, oils, fruit infused balsamic vinegars and mustards

Hoop House – sour dough breads, cinnamon buns, stuffed french rolls, loose granola, croissants

Wicked Good Spice– spice blends, oils, fruit infused  balsamic vinegars & mustards

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

Paparazzi  – $5 jewelry

Kelly’s Kreations – framed beaded artwork

Jetty Life – Mobile Store

N & N Linens – towels, linens, sheets

Pampered Chef 

Patty’s Masks 

Sub Bus Mobile Deli

WANTED – Vendors who do not sell PRODUCE

Call Jeanne 609-698-0080 ext 122

Be advised that we do not have any openings for farm produce  at this time.  We are seeking craft vendors, candles, unique food vendors, air plants, homemade confections.



CAR & TRUCK  SHOWS – Co-sponsored by Sentimental Car Club, Barnegat-Waretown Chamber of Commerce .  Vehicle registration forms can be obtained by emailing or  Fee: $15 in advance, $20 day of event.  First 125 received a commemorative car plaque. The shows will be held at 11 Birdsall St form 9am-2pm


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





The program is open to ages 5-21.  There is no fee for this program (parents & or  guardians must accompany the participant) 


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
  • Summer Cpncerts
  • Pirates Day
  • Halloween Fall Festival
  • Drive in Movie at the Dock
  • Snowman Building Contest
  • Breakfast with Santa
  • Sundaes with Snowman
  • Santa lights Barnegat

Barnegat Parks & Playgrounds
All parks  updated in 2017

  • Project Playground on Bengal Blvd  2 Playgrounds, Swings and Pavilion that is available for rent to residents
  • Beverly Drive Basketball Court & Playground
  • Bowline/Bilge Basketball Courts & Playground
  • Village Drive  – Basketball Courts & Playground
  • Georgetown Boulevard – Basketball Courts & Playground
  • First Street – Playground.  (Spring 2018 addition of a basketball court)
  • SKATE PARK – 900 W. Bay Ave  Open weather permitting 8:30a-dusk
  • Recreation Center -900 W Bay Ave  Playground & Adult Fitness Equipment

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 (not open to the public at this time)

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