Jenkinson’s Sea of Lights 2016

Join us as we light up the Boardwalk for the holidays during Jenkinson’s Sea of Lights. Enjoy the light displays inside Jenkinson’s Aquarium with a special admission price of $7.00.  Sea of Lights will be held on December 16, 17, and 26-28 from 6pm until 9pm.

Bring your camera for photos with Santa December 16th and 17th (inside the Pavilion). December 26th through the 28th we will be joined by singing princesses each night in the Pavilion.

December 26th – Belle & Cinderella

December 27th – Ariel and Rapunzel

December 28th – Anna and Elsa

Scuba Santa will be visiting the Aquarium Dec 26th, 27th and 28th from 6:15 until 7:15pm and from 7:45 until 8:45pm each night.

The Sweet Shop, Aquarium Gift Shop, and Pavilion Arcade will be open! There will be crafts, holiday treats, photos with Santa & friends, games, you can shop for holiday gifts, and more!

We have once again teamed up with the K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital’s Child Life team for a pajama, blanket and Play-Doh drive.  Each night during the event you can drop off NEW children’s pajamas, blanked or Play-Doh and everything will be donated to the hospital.

Jenkinson’s Aquarium is open daily. Aquarium hours are 9:30am-5pm Monday- Friday and 10am-5pm Saturday-Sunday.  Admission prices are $12 for adults, $7.00 for children ages 3-12, children 2 and under are free, and seniors 62 and up are $7.00.  Call 732-899-1659 for more information or visit  on the web.

Jenkinson’s Aquarium is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.  The AZA is America’s leading accrediting organization that sets rigorous, professional standards for zoos and aquariums.  The AZA is building North America’s largest wildlife conservation movement by engaging and inspiring the 143 million annual visitors to its member institutions and their communities to care about and take action to help protect wildlife.