It’s officially summertime at the Jersey Shore, and New Jersey Sea Grant has just announced ALL results of this year’s “Favorite Beaches” contest! We told you the Monmouth and Ocean County winners first, but now we have the OVERALL winner PLUS the winners from ALL coastal counties in our state!Thousands of voters participated in this annual survey following its 94.3 “The Point” radio debut over the Memorial Day Weekend. In anticipation of the July Fourth holiday, winners are being honored during a gorgeous beachside ceremony at Music Pier in Ocean City today. Once again, this popular shore town is honored as top overall favorite – that’s 11 years of undefeated victory!

MONMOUTH COUNTY:

1. Asbury Park

2. Spring Lake

3. Sandy Hook - Gateway National Recreation Area

4. Belmar

5. Ocean Grove

OCEAN COUNTY:

1. Seaside Heights

2. Point Pleasant Beach

3. Beach Haven

4. Island Beach State Park

5. Barnegat Light

ATLANTIC COUNTY:

1. Margate

2. Brigantine

3. Atlantic City

4. Longport

5. Ventnor

CAPE MAY COUNTY:

1. Ocean City

2. Wildwood Crest

3. Sea Isle City

4. Cape May

5. Wildwood

AND THE OVERALL WINNERS OUT OF EVERY BEACH AT THE ENTIRE JERSEY SHORE, ACCORDING TO YOUR VOTES:

1. Ocean City!  Once again, this popular shore town is honored as top overall favorite – that’s 11 years of undefeated victory!

And at #2 overall: Margate

Thanks to everyone who voted!!!!