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May Day Spring Festival & Pet Expo

Celebrate the long awaited return of spring at beautiful Island Beach State Park!

The May Day Spring Festival will feature health and wellness experts, a native plant sale, craft vendors, food, music, family fun, and more! Bring your pet along while you browse the extensive lineup of pet products and services at the Pet Expo.



  • Dog Walk on the Beach
  • K9 Demo with the Ocean County Sheriffs Department


Rescues and Non Profits:

Pet Supplies and Services:


Additional Vendors:






The Friends of Island Beach thanks our sponsors for the 2018 events. Please support local these local businesses who support the park and the community: