Get Involved with Island Beach State Park

Programs & Events

Jan
1
Wed
New Years Day Beach Walk @ Swimming Area 1
Jan 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ring in the New Year at beautiful Island Beach State Park! Join the Friends of IBSP for a scenic walk down the beach. Walk is approximately 1 mile out and back, but feel free to turn back at anytime. Winter is a great time to experience the natural beauty of the IBSP! Bonfire and smores to follow, weather permitting. Register here.

Feb
16
Sun
Conservation Talk @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Feb
23
Sun
Conservation Talk @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
1
Sun
Conservation Talk @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
14
Sat
Beach Grass Planting @ Swimming Area 1
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mar
21
Sat
Conservation Talk @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
28
Sat
Conservation Talk @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Apr
5
Sun
Membership Meeting @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
May
2
Sat
May Day Spring Festival and Pet Expo @ Swimming Area 1
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
May
16
Sat
Ocean Fun Day
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Jun
6
Sat
National Trails Day @ Swimming Area 2
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jul
9
Thu
Volunteer Meeting @ IBSP Interpretive Center
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
16
Thu
Thursday in the Park @ Swimming Area 1
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jul
23
Thu
Thursday in the Park @ Swimming Area 1
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
6
Thu
Thursday in the Park
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
13
Thu
Thursday in the Park @ Swimming Area 1
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
20
Thu
Thursday in the Park @ Swimming Area 1
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
13
Sun
Beach Plum Festival @ Swimming Area 1
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
8
Sun
Membership Meeting
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nov
22
Sun
Beachgrass Planting
Nov 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm