Jones Beach —
Jones Beach on Long Island in New York is the most popular and heavily visited beach on the East Coast, with an estimated six million visitors per year.
Jones Beach has numerous amenities, most of which meet the ADA Accessibility standards. Accessible amenities include:
• Gift Shop
• Museum/Visitors Center
• Performing Arts Center
• Picnic Tables
• Recreation Programs
• Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center (Group Tours, Guided Tours, Interpretive Signs and Educational Services)
Nikon at Jones Beach Theater is the site of many major concert events during the season, which runs from late May through September.
2015 Jones Beach Concerts included Lady Antebellum, Dave Mathews Band, Tim McGraw, Nick Jonas and Flo Rida, Train and The Fray, Fall Out Boy, Brian Wilson, Darius Rucker, Daryl Hall and John Oates, Idina Menzel, Neil Young, Def Leppard and Styx, The Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson, Incubus and Deftones, Van Halen, Jimmy Buffett, Nickelback, Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire, Kevin Hart, Gregg Allman and Doobie Brothers, Chris Brown and Kid Ink, 5 Seconds of Summer, and Motorhead. As you can see, Jones Beach Theater offers quite an eclectic line up of concerts.
Another extremely popular event is the annual Jones Beach Air Show.
Remaining 2015 events are:
Walk Now for Autism on 10/04/2015
Pancreatic Cancer Walk on 10/11/2015
Strides Against Breast Cancer on 10/18/2015
Holiday Lights Spectacular from 11/20/2015 to 1/04/2016
To many joyful beach experiences!
— Lisa Dworkin
Photos courtesy of Lisa Dworkin. All rights reserved.