Barnegat Bay Island Customs & Courtesies
Seaside Park and the surrounding area is a wonderful place to vacation. We urge you to observe to following ordinances, regulations, and courtesies during your stay to keep the area safe and family-friendly:
Please yield for pedestrians, especially at crosswalks and stay alert during peak beach-going hours.
Please drive within posted speed limits. Speed limits are strictly enforced
Please follow beach badge rules during summer season. For more information, please visit the Seaside Park Beach Tourism Page
Please follow beach rules and regulations: keep off the dunes, no animals, no picnicking, no alcoholic beverages, no disrobing, no climbing fence.
In the summer, lifeguards are on duty weekends from Memorial Day and daily beginning the second or third week in June until Labor Day.
During the winter months September 15th to May 15th, four wheel drive beach buggy permits are available for fishing enthusiasts.
Please adhere to garbage and recycling rules and schedule. View Schedule
No fireworks are permitted. Please visit Seaside Park Calendar of Events for information and other special events.
Parking meters are enforced year round. If a snow emergency is declared, you must remove your vehicles from the street so that the snow can be plowed. For more information regarding parking and snow emergencies, please visit Seaside Park Parking Information
Arthur Rue Agency is fortunate to have many foreign visitors renting our homes. We would like to share the difference in customs with regard to restaurant personnel. In the US, the wait staff at restaurants earn approximately $2 per hour and rely on tips to earn a living. It is customary to leave 15-20% of the bill for good to excellent service.