Beach Bash July 23

Friends of Ortley Beach is excited to bring fireworks back to Ortley Beach residents and renters this year! We are holding a Beach Bash on Saturday, July 23, beginning at […]

Craft Fair

Date: Saturday, August 12, 2023  Time: 10:00 a.m.  Location: St. Elisabeth’s Church at 3rd Ave in Ortley Beach

June Kite Night

Grab a beach chair or blanket and an ice cream cone from Mr. Softee to watch beautiful large-scale kites on the beach! The fun starts at 5:30 p.m. on 3rd […]

View Garage Sale Map

The Friends of Ortley Beach Townwide Garage Sale is Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to noon. View map of participating homes

May Kite Night – CANCELED

UPDATE: Unfortunately, due to lack of beach, the Kite Night scheduled for Thursday, May 19 has been canceled. We hope to see you at our June Kite Night, scheduled for Thursday, […]

Speaker Series & Meeting

Join us for this free Zoom presentation. Date: Wednesday, April 20Time: 7 p.m. Steven Copp, the children/teen Librarian at the Upper Shores branch of the Ocean County Library system, will […]

Register for Townwide Garage Sale

Registration is Open! Getting ready for spring cleaning? Why not take advantage of our townwide garage sale set for Saturday, May 21! Friends of Ortley Beach is once again sponsoring […]

How to Write Your Story & Get it Published

Stories are built chapter by chapter and have a beginning, middle, and end. Whether it’s a simple 30-second commercial or a 5-year mini-series on Netflix, an author has to engage […]

Help Plan Events for Summer 2022

We’re looking for a few good friends to help plan events in Ortley Beach in 2022. No experience necessary. We’re looking for volunteers for the following planning committees: Craft Fair […]

Ortley Beach T-Shirts Are Here!

Looking to give the gift of Ortley Beach this holiday season? In addition to our popular book, we now have Friends of Ortley Beach t-shirts available for local pickup! Shirts […]