Belmar Beachcomber Blog

Jersey Shore tourism and travel tips

The Belmar Beachcomber blog gives a local perspective and hand-picked recommendations of fun things to do and see, and great places to eat, during your vacation in the Belmar region of the Jersey Shore. This award-winning tourism and travel guide is written and produced by Christine Cardellino, a freelance copywriter; owner of Belmar Vacation Rentals - Blue Hydrangea Beach Cottage in Belmar, New Jersey; and a member of the Belmar Business Partnership Board of Trustees.

Recent News

Junior sailing program inspires new generations on the Shark River Bay

Every summer since 1999, more than 5,000 children from Belmar and nearby towns have learned valuable lifelong lessons in sportsmanship, self-esteem, teamwork, and environmental conservation through their participation in the Friends of Belmar…

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Highlights of the 10th annual Belmar Restaurant Tour

The Belmar Restaurant Tour on March 11 was by far the biggest and best one yet in the event’s 10-year history. Nearly 40 dining establishments dished out hundreds of tasty bites of house specialties and customer favorites.   Playa Bowls on…

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An authentic rodizio dining experience at Flames Brazilian Steakhouse in Belmar

You don't have to travel to Newark, New York City, or Philadelphia to enjoy an authentic rodizio dining experience. Flames Brazilian Steakhouse in Belmar, New Jersey, which celebrated its grand opening March 1, 2018, serves prime cuts of meat,…

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Treat Yourself to a Specialty Gourmet Doughnut at Main Street Donuts in Belmar

With mouth-watering flavor combinations such as the "Boss"ton Cream, Crunchy Monkey and Strawberry Fields, Main Street Donuts in Belmar, New Jersey, is redefining the doughnut with its crowd-pleasing creations. The proprietors, Paula Giunta…

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Runners eagerly anticipating the Spring Lake Five Mile Run

Registration for the Spring Lake Five Mile Run 2017 reached its limit in several hours on February 4, with hopeful participants going online at 5 a.m. to secure their spot among the 12,500 open slots.The popular race along the scenic New Jersey…

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