LBI Shopping Guide – You’ll love the surf shops and gift shops in Beach Haven. Enjoy an afternoon of window-shopping or treasure hunting in Bay Village & Schooner’s Wharf – rain or shine! Great end-of-season deals in September and October for the bargain shoppers. You’ll find amazing original artwork and nautical home décor, plus lots of upscale beach apparel and souvenir-worthy items, too!
To get a list of all the great shops in LBI’s biggest outdoor shopping mall, click to Download a chart of all shops and cafes at Bay Village and Schooners Wharf. The clickable names are linked to the websites so you can explore each place online a bit before you visit.
Shop, Eat, and Enjoy Yourself at Bay Village & Schooner’s Wharf
Are you ready to go shopping for cool treasures and great deals on Long Beach Island? Experience LBI’s open-air shopping malls along 9th Avenue and the Bay. These two shopping plazas, named Bay Village & Schooner’s Wharf, are located side by side in the middle of Beach Haven. Walk or drive to find the best mom-and-pop shops, eateries, and boutiques.
There’s something for everyone- even your pets. Kids will be happy browsing gnarly surf & skate shops, playing in toy stores, and trying samples at sweet shops. Stick around for dinner and watch the gorgeous sunset over the bay. There’s live music on certain summer nights.
Find Unique Treasures at 9th and Bay Ave.
Souvenirs, trinkets, beach toys, and wearable items are just a few of the treasures you’ll find. Bring home the taste of LBI with spices and rubs specific for meats and seafood. New to the area is Ship Bottom Brewery, so adults can taste the local brews. Test out fancy soaps and lotions to pamper yourself. Add some LBI art to your home with landscape paintings by local artists and hand blown glass art. There’s even a Christmas shop so you can remember your LBI experience over the winter holidays, too. The antique furniture store offers unique keepsakes for your home. Local craft shows are hosted throughout the year, where you can scope out handmade, one-of-a-kind LBI treasures.
Get Great Deals and Bargain Prices at the End of the Summer
If you’re in Long Beah Island at the end of summer, you’ll see great deals and bargain prices, especially on Chowderfest Market Day (September 30th). Vendors offer major discounts during this festival as the season starts to wind down.
You can start buy downloading the LBI Coupon Guide to use while you’re there. Every year, BestofLBI.buzz partners with local LBI businesses to help put together a free LBI coupons guide. The LBI coupons guide is downloadable and printable, and a smart move for any residents or visitors heading to LBI in the summer.
The most inexpensive time to go to Long Beach Island is early spring or end of summer. August through October is a great time of year for an affordable LBI family vacation. The weather is still beach-friendly, the crowds are much lighter, and there is still plenty of fun to be had. End of season deals are a huge bonus, too. You’ll find sidewalk sales and clearance pricing on just about everything.
Download the Complete 2017 LBI Vacation Guide
Click to Download the Complete LBI Vacation Guide for current info and helpful resources. This awesome free guide is essential to planning an easy, fun-filled trip to Long Beach Island.
BestofLBI.buzz’s free guide includes a list of events and things to do, comparison charts to help you pick a great hotel, and printable coupons to save money on food and fun things to do on your summer vacation.
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