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Who are the Friends of Island Beach State Park?

The Friends of Island Beach State Park is a non-profit volunteer organization formed to enhance interpretive, educational, recreational & research programs, and events at Island Beach State Park. Our mission is to further public appreciation and stewardship of the park.

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IBSP Christmas Ornaments

October 23, 2023

Looking for the perfect gift for a fellow lover of Island Beach State Park? Check out these beautiful ornaments featuring IBSP's beloved Red Fox! The ornaments are hand made by...Continue »


First Day Hike 2023

November 28, 2022

Ring in the New Year at beautiful Island Beach State Park! Join the Friends of IBSP for a scenic walk down the beach. Walk is approximately 1 mile out and...Continue »


Fall Beach Cleanup – Rain Date 12/4

November 15, 2022

Due to the inclement weather, the Beach Cleanup has been rescheduled to Sunday December 4th. Volunteer to help clean the beaches of Island Beach State Park. This year, the Friends...Continue »



September 30, 2022

Fall Festival and Pet Expo Saturday October 8th 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Barktoberfest will feature craft and pet supply vendors, rescue groups, a pet costume parade, k9 demos, pet...Continue »

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