Most dry towns in New Jersey are that way because of their history. They were originally founded by religious groups who did not drink alcohol, like Quakers, Methodists, and some Protestants. Along with other “Blue Laws,” many of these rules still exist today.

Subsequently, question is, how long is the Ocean Grove boardwalk? Top 3 Attractions on the Ocean Grove Boardwalk. No trip to Ocean Grove, NJ is complete without a stroll on the boardwalk. This half-mile promenade boasts spectacular views of the Atlantic and provides relief from the noise and crowds of other Jersey Shore beaches.

Likewise, is Ocean Grove beach free?

COST: daily; weekly. Season passes are for adults; for those 65 and older; for ages 12 to 17; free for children 11 and younger accompanied by a paid adult. Daily badges can be purchased at any entrance and season badges at the beach office on boardwalk at Embury Avenue.

What time does Ocean Grove beach close?

Beach Operation Hours: The Ocean Grove Beach is open year round. Lifeguards and beach staff will be on duty on weekends starting Memorial Day Weekend and daily from June 16 through Labor Day. Regular Summer hours are: Monday thru Saturday 9:00am-5:30pm Sunday 12:30pm-5:30pm Thru Labor Day.