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Who are the Friends of Island Beach State Park?

The Friends of Island Beach State Park is a non-profit volunteer organization formed to enhance interpretive, educational, recreational & research programs, and events at Island Beach State Park. Our mission is to further public appreciation and stewardship of the park.

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Latest News Around the Island Beach State Park


Barrier Island Classic Date Change

August 12, 2022

Unfortunately The Barrier Island Classic will be rescheduled due to nearly non-existent wave conditions. While we do everything we can to not reschedule each year there will not be a...Continue »


Clean Beach Initiative

July 20, 2022

Join in the first annual Clean Beach Initiative Fundraiser and Art Show. Local artists will showcase their work outside of Right Coast Surf Shop in Seaside Park from 12 -...Continue »



July 14, 2022

On Thursday, August 4th, the Friends of IBSP will once again be partnering with POAC for their Annual Autism Surf Day.  It means so much to the families that we...Continue »


National Trails Day

May 20, 2022

Join us in celebrating National Trails Day! On June 4th, from 2:00 - 4:00, we will be conducting trail maintenance, litter patrols and fixing split rail fencing damaged by the...Continue »