Visitors to Brigantine Beach for the 2012 season are able to enjoy driving on the beach and jet skiing.
Seasonal beach badges are currently available for $15. The price increases to $18 on June 1. Badges for senior citizens ages 60 to 64 are $8, and senior citizens ages 65 and older are free. Active military personnel also can get beach badges for free.
Weekly passes are available for $14, and the daily rate is $8 per person.
Season passes for a 4-wheel drive permit also are available for $175. Season passes are good for January through December. Season passes for senior citizens ages 60 and older are $85. Lost permits can be replaced at a cost of $30. Gift certificates can be purchased for $175, and senior gift certificates are available for $85. To qualify for a senior gift certificate, you must be 60 years or older at the time of redemption.
Jet ski beach launches are available for $125, and $500,000 liability insurance is required. Catamaran beach permits are $150, and $500,000 liability insurance is required.
Permits for parking in municipal parking lots for the season are available for $25. Parking in municipal lots costs $8 daily.
City swimming takes place on the 26th Street Dock, and no permit is required.
Badges are currently on sale at the Brigantine Beach Community Center, 265 42nd St., Brigantine. For more information about beach badges, call Beach Patrol Headquarters at 609-266-5233 or the Beach Fee Office at 609-264-7350.