Manasquan Beach Improvement Association

Manasquan Inlet
Used by boaters and fishermen year round.  The popular surfing beach is located on the north side of the Inlet

Manasquan Beachfront
Life Saving Station
Beach Scenes
Here is a sampling of the sights, attractions and activities from Manasquan Beach.  

Please note dogs are prohibited from the beach and beach walkway from April 1 through October 31. A fine will accompany the violation.

Squan's beaches are enjoyed by thousands during the summer

Squan Beach Life Saving Staton established in 1902 is 1000 feet from the Atlantic Ocean.  

Fisherman's Cove
This Monmouth County Park seeks to manage invasive, non-invasive or highly dominant species that displace native plant and animal species.  Dog walking is permitted.
The Drawbridge
Stockton Beach Park
On the National Historic Register, this bridge is one of three access points to Manasquan Beach.  The small Brielle Road municipal fishing pier is located north of the bridge.

Features 3 baseball fields, a roller hockey rink, skate park, picnic tables & benches and a small non-motorized boat launch

This Manasquan tradition takes place each August.  Activities include surfing, fishing and sandcastle building contests as well as beach games.  The MBIA is delighted to sponsor removable tattoos for children 13 and under as well as the house decorating contest.  
Our June 20, 2020 meeting, was held via Zoom.  A question and answer session took place with Mayor Ed Donovan, Councilman Mike Mangan with oversight of Beach & Recreation, Chris Tucker OEM Coordinator, Beach & Recreation Superintendent Pip Ertle, Borough Administrator Tom Flarity and Councilman Jeff Lee with oversight of Public Safety. .
Scenes From Our 2019 Summer Party
A wonderful time was had by all on Saturday, August 24 at the Squan Beach Life Saving Station which was  catered by Capsized Cafe.  We thank Ron Jacobsen from the SBLSS for his assistance with the historic venue. 

Manasquan's Inlet Celebration
This popular event held at the Manasquan inlet took place on 7/18.  MBIA Trustees registered vehicles in the antique car show.  John O'Grady, Bette Worth and Rob Richardi pictured.  

Breakfast with the Candidates
On October 26, 2019 , the MBIA provided Manasquan residents with an opportunity to pose questions to candidates for mayor and council.  John O'Grady moderated the discussion.
Christmas Tree Lighting and Annual Candy Cane Hunt
Each December the MBIA in addition to many Manasquan merchants and civic organizations provide gifts to over 1800 children after the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus.

Swing Set Dedication - 08/09/14
Mayor Dempsey, Borough Council Members, MBIA Trustees and members attended the dedication ceremony.  Bette Worth read the poem she had written for all of the Sandy First Responders.
Annual Membership Meeting
Big Sea Day

The MBIA recognized MHS Art Department for the fantastic new mural at the Inlet Beach.  Honorees included Art Teachers Caroline Treney, Alexis Hermann & Nicole Pagano as well as senior art students Cassidy Turnbach, Jenna Stanley, Anna Maraziti, Sophie Vreeland, Paige Pirolo & Cameron McTighe.  

Dedication of Inlet Mural Dedication by MHS Art Department - 8/20/18
MBIA Volunteer Day
Due to Covid-19 and the Stay at Home order our volunteer efforts were confined to weekdays during June.  Tasks included touching up 26 street markers in the area of Stockton Lake and Main St. as well as painting the wall at 3rd Ave. and Riverside Dr,.the Riddle Way Gazebo, the Pompano and 3rd Ave. parking lot attendant booths, the shed at Mallard Park, 26 bollards in the beach area and doors at the beach garage.  Volunteers  also cleared out the overgrowth between the beach garage & 2nd Ave and power washed the porch of the Life Saving Station.