At a Glance

Seastreak Beach - 325 Shore Drive, Highlands, NJ 07732
Now open for the 2022 season!
Open Daily! M-F at noon and Sat-Sun at 10AM
See Hours of Operation

A Casual Beach Bar With Stunning Views, Awesome Cocktails, & Delicious Food

  • An Amazing Setting To Relax and Unwind

    With a waterfront setting as nice as this, you’ll feel like every day’s a vacation day. Come on down and dip your toes in the sand, or in the water if you’re game. Our multiple ideally-distanced picnic tables make it easy to enjoy our open-air beach vibes. And, you’ll love warming up next to our fire pits on cool autumn evenings.


    For a luxurious upgrade, check out how you can rent one of our cabanas and make it a memorable day!


    Pro-Tip: get your camera ready for the ultimate sunset selfie!



    Seastreak Beach Fees:

    Monday – Thursday: No Fee



    5PM – 10PM ~ $5 per person


    Saturdays, Sundays, & Holidays:

    10AM – 2PM ~ $10 per person

    2PM – 10PM ~ $5 per person

    *No fees for Highlands and Atlantic Highlands residents with valid IDs

    *Beach fees are waived for anyone travelling from NYC to the Sandbox on a Seastreak ferry. Just show us your RT ticket to Highlands at the door.




  • Signature Cocktails To Please Your Palate

    Our master mixologists are standing by to craft the perfect libation just for you! We’ve crafted a unique menu filled with delicious cocktails, each named after a different Seastreak ferry.


    A full selection of hand-picked local and domestic beers, wines, seltzers and cocktails is also available.


    Click here for the full Sandbox Drink Menu


  • Great Eats To Tempt Your Tastebuds

    We’ve recruited some top-notch gourmet food trucks to serve up the best in local and regional cuisine. From coal-fired pizzas, to fresh Maine lobster rolls, to boardwalk-style Italian sausages…we have it all!


    Check out all of our rotating Food Truck Lineup and scroll to the bottom of this page for the full 2022 food truck calendar!


  • Live Music at Seastreak Beach

    The Sandbox is proud to support local New Jersey musicians and offers live music six days a week! Generally, you will see acoustic performers during the day and full bands in the evenings, playing anything from classic rock hits to reggae jams. 


    See below for the full 2022 band lineup at the Sandbox. 


  • Special Events

    The Sandbox hosts a variety of ticketed events throughout the summer and fall. In the past, we have hosted Dunesday with Brian Kirk & The Jirks, Tramps Like Us, and Oktoberfest with Melina and the Oompas. See list below of available events – this will be updated as new events are scheduled, so check back often!


    1. Brian Kirk and the Jirks

    Info: They’re back! A North Jersey shore legend for well over a decade, Brian Kirk’s magnetic personality has the ability to connect with any audience and engage them in a fun filled evening. The band boasts a huge repertoire, high energy, and unforgettable showmanship. Complete with a three piece horn section, Brian Kirk & the Jirks continues to engage audiences with their unique style.


    When: August 26, 2022


    Ticket Price: $15 online, $20 at the door (while they last)


    Details: click here to learn more and buy tickets for this special evening at the Sandbox!


Live Music & Food Truck Schedule

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                              Hours of Operation


                              Mondays12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
                              Tuesdays12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
                              Wednesdays12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
                              Thursdays12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
                              Fridays12:00 PM – 11:00 PM
                              Saturdays10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
                              Sundays10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
                              Holidays10:00 AM – 11:00 PM



                              Seastreak Ferry Terminal at Highlands

                              326 Shore Drive - Highlands, NJ 07732View Map

                              Ticket Office Hours

                              M-F: 5:00am - 9:00am, 11:30am - 8:30pm
                              Sat/Sun: 8:00am - 7:30pm

                              Directions, Nearby Amenities, Additional Details

                              View This Port

                              Port Features
                              • Bike Rack
                              • Covered Waiting Area
                              • Free Daytime Parking
                              • Free Overnight Parking (restrictions apply)
                              • Handicap Accessibility
                              • Refreshments
                              • Restrooms

                              More Seastreak adventures await…