December 2023

Whether you're seeking a winter wonderland escape or a cozy coastal retreat, the LBI Region promises a festive experience that will warm your heart.

Join us on a holiday adventure as we unwrap the magic of LBI's seasonal delights. From charming local events and delectable dining options to cozy accommodations and picture-perfect views, we've curated the ultimate guide to make your trip memorable.

Festive Feasts: Discover the culinary gems offering holiday-inspired menus, from traditional favorites to coastal delights.

Local Treasures: Explore LBI's unique boutiques and markets for one-of-a-kind gifts and treasures that capture the spirit of the season.

Cozy Retreats: Unwind in charming accommodations that blend coastal comfort with holiday cheer, providing the perfect backdrop for a restful stay.

Winter Wonders: Delight in the beauty of LBI's winter landscape with recommendations for nature walks, beach strolls, and festive light displays.

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New Year's Eve promises a unique blend of coastal charm and celebratory spirit. As the final moments of the year unfold, residents and visitors alike are drawn to the sandy shores and quaint seaside towns. Some opt for intimate gatherings at beachfront cottages, savoring local seafood and enjoying the sound of crashing waves as they welcome the new year. Others may choose to join lively gatherings in popular venues, where local musicians provide a soundtrack to the countdown.

Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel
Spend New Year at Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel! Stay with us NYE weekend (12/29 - 12/31) and receive 10% off your stay.
Use Promo Code: NYE

Hotel LBI
A Great Gatsby New Year Even 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Four Course Dinner, Open Bar, DJ and Live Music Entertainment, Ball Drop at Midnight!
$175pp plus tax and service charge
Discounted rooms are available. Book before they fill up!
Call 609.991.8004 

The Gables Inn & Restaurant
Prix Fixe Menu. Place your reservations early as they fill up!
Call 609.492.3553

Surflight's NYE Bubbly Bash with the Jersey Tenors
5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Showtimes
The Jersey Tenors highlight some of Jersey's finest like Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Frank Sinatra, and more!

Sandcastle Bed & Breakfast
Bring the New Year in at your own pace.
12/31 Room rates include complimentary wine & cheese at midnight and late checkout!

Kids New Year's Eve at Joe Pops
1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Showtimes
Join us for our annual kids New Year's Eve party. Mr. Magico will be on stage dazzling everyone with his magic.
Email to reserve a spot for parties of 8 or more. There is no cover charge for this event and all are welcome!

New Year’s Eve at Tucker’s Tavern
December 31, 2023 @ 10:00 PM – January 1, 2024 @ 1:30 AM
Special dinner menu and party starting at 10 p.m. with live music featuring the Pickles, and a champagne toast (we have noisemakers! ) until 1:30! Head to Daddy O Hotel for a good night’s sleep, and come back here at 10:30 a.m. on January 1st for Pajama Brunch! Anyone in their PJs gets Happy Hour-priced drinks!

New Year’s Eve at Daddy O
December 31, 2023 @ 10:30 PM – January 1, 2024 @ 1:30 AM
NYE special a la carte dinner menu, live music in the bar from 10 p.m. -1:30 a.m. from the Brian Parr Band, and of course a champagne toast and noisemakers! Grab a hotel room (only $334!!) and wake up on January 1st to our PAJAMA BRUNCH from 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (Anyone in PJs gets happy hour pricing on drinks! 🥂)

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