Asbury Park


Asbury Park is a mecca of creativity and art with a rich musical history. On any given night in our city by the sea you'll find live music, unique shops, and an eclectic selection of restaurants. Asbury Park is also home do a creative DIY community - the Asbury Park Bazaar is our own homegrown bazaar holding events throughout the year since 2013. The city is also home to the Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market and Asbury Fresh, as well as a growing number of independent shops which focus on local and handmade  like The Market Asbury Park and Storehouse. With historic buildings like the restored Paramount Theater and Convention Hall, one of the most beautiful beaches on the Jersey Shore, and unlimited things to do, it's no wonder that Travel + Leisure magazine rated Asbury Park as one of the top 10 places to travel in 2016. Find out more at

VOGUE MAGAZINE PHOTO BY The Asbury Park Boardwalk

PHOTO BY The Asbury Park Boardwalk

Vogue Magazine - A Travel Guide to Asbury Park

Just an hour and a half from New York City by train or car, the Jersey Shore town of Asbury Park is emerging as a hip alternative to the Rockaways for urban weekenders, steeped in rock ’n’ roll history, cooled by Atlantic breezes, and filled with trendy boutiques and cafés.


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Travel + Leisure Best Places to Travel in 2016 - Asbury Park in Top 10

To compile our annual list of the best places to travel in the upcoming year, T+L editors thoroughly and meticulously consider a variety of factors. Which under-the-radar gems are most exciting to our network of contributing writers and global correspondents?

Condé Nast Traveller - Asbury Park: A Break From New York

Just 90 minutes south of Manhattan, Asbury Park has been a gay holiday hotspot since the 1950s, later attracting a musician crowd - Bruce Springsteen was born in neighbouring Long Branch. The shutters started to come down in the 1990s, however, a slide that ...