Ocean Grove was founded in 1869 as an outgrowth of the camp meeting movement
in the United States when a group of Methodist clergymen formed the Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association to develop and operate
a summer camp meeting site on the New Jersey seashore. It is a dry town and has a charming downtown with inviting
antique shops, excellent restaurants and a variety of eateries.
Monmouth County is Known for Great Schools and Colleges,
an Extensive County Park System, Attractive Homes and Outstanding
White Sandy Beaches. Monmouth County's Shore Towns Offer Fine dining
and Shopping as well as Entertainment Venues.
Among the Performing Arts to be discovered are the Count Basie Theater,
Two Rivers Theater in Red Bank, Asbury Park 1920s Paramount Theater, Convention
Center, and the Stone Pony, which has hosted native New Jerseyans
such as "The Boss" Bruce Springstein and Bon Jovi. Monmouth County is
located just an hour away from New York City and 90 minutes from
Philadelphia. Travel to this Area is Available Via Bus, Trains or