Leave Your Baggage At Home

Leave Your Baggage At Home

“Wild Women’s Weekend” at the Pan American Hotel is right around the corner, and we have been getting ladies from near and far that can’t wait to come down for a pre-summer escape.  Who can blame them? I thought since I am completely jealous that I can’t…

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REused - REcycled - REpurposed

REused - REcycled - REpurposed

Adventure Pier has become the place where used rides and attractions go to relive their past and be reincarnated into fabulous works of art. In his latest project, Jack Morey is combining functionality and art, transforming the old Sky Ride seats into one of a kind benches for guests to…

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What’s New

What’s New

We are excited to share with you all the new experiences and offerings we have at Morey’s Piers this season.  So hold on tight and enjoy the ride as we head into another year of NEW and WILD fun!A Sparkling New Ride Soar to NEW heights like never before on the brand new Wave…

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New Food Choices for 2014

February 27, 2014 by Kristel Fillmore

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New Food Choices for 2014

If you haven’t heard, we are going big on food this year. REAL BIG, with new food outlets on every pier. Surfside Pier will be the home of Jake’s Steaks offering real Philly cheesesteaks, chicken cheesesteaks and sausage sandwiches. Plus you can walk a few feet and order some…

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Why I love my J-O-B Stephanie Berge

February 11, 2014 by Kristel Fillmore

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Why I love my J-O-B Stephanie Berge

"If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.""If you learn from defeat, you haven't really lost." Zig ZiglarI wake up extra early every morning and read motivational quotes and blogs.  I set daily, weekly, monthly and yearly goals for myself, and you will almost always…

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The Pier that ROCKS!

The Pier that ROCKS!

Wait until you visit Adventure Pier this summer! So many new things are happening that you might not catch them all if I don’t start telling you about them…First off, the artBOX is expanding and we have nicknamed it artBOX 2.0! David, Pete and Pete will still be there…

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Winter vs. Summer

January 22, 2014 by Kristel Fillmore

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Winter vs. Summer

Snowball fights, skiing and sledding are all fun but so are surfing, cotton candy, rides and water parks...I'm sure we know what you prefer but Winter vs. Summer, which do you like better? 

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New Wave Swinger for 2014

January 6, 2014 by Kristel Fillmore

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It’s no secret there’s a wide-open space in the place of the beloved Wave Swinger on Mariner’s Landing Pier. Since 1996 over 1.3 million people enjoyed swinging high over the beach and the pier with the wind in their hair and their cares blown away by the ocean breeze. We…

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Holiday Sale & EZ Pay for Season Passes

December 10, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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Holiday Sale & EZ Pay for Season Passes

Get and give the gift of fun at the lowest prices of the year at the Morey’s Piers Holiday Sale! The sale includes MOR-EZ ticket cards, season passes, water park 4 packs, water park 10 packs and even tramcar tickets. NEW THIS YEAR! Ease the sting of heavy holiday shopping by taking…

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The RUN down on the Wild Half Marathon

December 4, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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The RUN down on the Wild Half Marathon

With New Year’s resolutions right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to leave your commitment issues behind and set your clock goal to 13.1 miles. On May 18, 2014 the Wild Half Marathon & 8k is back in the Wildwoods where you get the chance to commit right in your own…

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Moving Mountains…OR Just Giant Pillars

November 15, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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Moving Mountains…OR Just Giant Pillars

Morey's Piers (or should we say Jack Morey) always has something up his sleeve(s). Stay tuned to see what will become of these statuesque pillars that once were part of the Waveswinger foundation. 

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Why I love my J-O-B Anthony Sinnerard

Why I love my J-O-B Anthony Sinnerard

Some people work in offices, drive trucks or own a business, and I’m sure they all love what they do.  When someone asks me what I do for a living, I quickly reply with a big Cheshire cat smile, " I work for Morey's Piers in Wildwood, NJ!"I consider myself lucky to wake up…

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Then and Now: The Giant Wheel

Then and Now: The Giant Wheel

This winter we are going to give you a little bit of way back when and a little bit of today with the blog series “Then and Now” to not only show you the changes through the years but possibly what’s in store for 2014. Stay tuned on Tuesdays this winter to learn a little…

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Why I love my J-O-B Sam Shurgott

Why I love my J-O-B Sam Shurgott

By: Sam Shurgott -- Area Manager, Food & Beverage - Raging Waters1. We start the day off with a spectacular Breakfast in the Sky2. My view at work. Yes, it is like that every darn day.3. You get a new family every summer to train.4. Lunch time. The Wiki Kiniki Kabana…

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The Zombie Mud Run Recap Video

October 15, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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The Zombie Mud Run Recap Video

The Zombie Mud Run this past Saturday was the most amazing, heartpounding, adrenalin producing mud run to hit the Wildwood Beach and on top of the crazy obstacles you had to save the human race from zombies! 

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Why I love my J-O-B Torsten Denke

Why I love my J-O-B Torsten Denke

By: Torsten Denke - Morey's Surfside Pier Maintenance DepartmentThe RIDES!I had to think of the #1 reason why I love my job at Morey’s Piers.  After thinking and thinking, it finally dawned on me!  As Lead Technician at Surfside Pier the answer was easy...The…

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Closing the Waterparks

October 1, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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Closing the Waterparks

By: George RohmanSeptember and October are very interesting times for our waterparks.  While early September marked the traditional closing of our two beachfront waterparks, the work certainly didn’t stop, in fact, it just started.  Ok, maybe we all got a couple of days…

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Back to School

September 23, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore in Community

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Back to School

Most of us at Morey’s are not too excited when we start seeing the back to school advertisements. It usually means the end of summer is near and we are forced back into our offices to start planning for next summer. And then there is Katarina, our School Programs Girl, who just loves…

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A look at some of our 2013 events…

September 17, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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A look at some of our 2013 events…

Check out the video recap of some of our 2013 events including the Soggy Dollar Grand Opening, Dog Day and so many more!   

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Bon Voyage Danielle

September 9, 2013 by dkonefal in Community, Events

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Bon Voyage Danielle

So here I am, the beginning of September and the last day of my Marketing/PR Internship at Morey’s Piers. Where in the world did the time go? I’m happy to say that in these three very short months, not only was I welcomed as part of the team, but as part of the Morey family, and…

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#moreysENDLESSsummer Instagram Contest

September 6, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore in Community

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#moreysENDLESSsummer Instagram Contest

Summer's not over at Morey's Piers! We are having a summer photo contest! Whether it be on the piers, in the waterparks, or on the beach and boardwalk, upload your pictures and you could win a family four pack of unlimited rides. Entering is super easy!   …

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Weekend Recap: Proposal, Bands & Dogs

Weekend Recap: Proposal, Bands & Dogs

What do dogs, bands and wedding proposals have in common? Not at thing, but they all were here this Labor Day Weekend.The weekend kicked off on Saturday with a flash mob wedding proposal on Mariner’s Landing Pier in front of the Giant Wheel…check out this video to see the…

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The Royalettes

August 28, 2013 by Stephanie

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The Royalettes

You Wildwood Lovers, (as I’d like to call you), always seem to surprise me!  I can’t speak for everyone else, but most of you are what keeps me loving this town more and more.  Let me explain…    As I did my morning stop by…

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Birth of the Coasters- Top 10 Facts

August 26, 2013 by dkonefal

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Birth of the Coasters- Top 10 Facts

TOP 10 Facts at Birth 1. The Sea Serpent cost $1,100,000, a quarter of what it would cost today. 2. The original Sea Serpent is located in Belgium, where Will Morey Sr. and Jack Morey tested it for purchase in 1983. 3. The Great White is the second classic wooden coaster…

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The Race of Gentlemen

The Race of Gentlemen

Something that hasn’t happened in the City of Wildwood since the early 1900’s is about to take place on October 4th, 5th, & 6th 2013, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome this event into town! Ladies and gentlemen, children of all ages: The Oilers Car…

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Pier-Shaking Shows at [artBOX]

Pier-Shaking Shows at [artBOX]

Just when you thought Morey’s Piers couldn’t think outside the [artBOX] any further, we decided to crank up our creativity…literally. For the first time EVER, Morey’s Piers and School of Rock will be hosting a Battle of the Bands competition to see who will be…

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Fear Sets Sail at Mariner’s Landing

August 15, 2013 by dkonefal

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Fear Sets Sail at Mariner’s Landing

The Ghost Ship has washed ashore from the darkness of the Atlantic Ocean and docked on Morey’s Piers. Since 2010, the ship has haunted guests, sending their screams echoing across Mariner’s Landing. Its massive and ghostly presence urk the visitors as they walk by, and only the…

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[artBOX] Dave Macomber Sculpture

August 13, 2013 by Kristel Fillmore

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[artBOX] Dave Macomber Sculpture

In the words of the artist, David Macomber:What to Do With All This Junk…All summer long I’ve been saving scrap pieces of wood in a small hidden corner of [artBOX]. Many of the pieces where left over from various things; construction projects on the pier, pallets from…

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Emily’s Most Memorable Day at Morey’s Piers

Emily’s Most Memorable Day at Morey’s Piers

There are many people who regard Morey’s Piers as a place of sentimental value because they have been coming to Wildwood with their families since they were children. I, at first, was not one of those people. Before this summer I had never set foot on the island. However, after…

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Memoreys Clambake Wedding

Memoreys Clambake Wedding

The summer season is in full swing, and Memoreys by Morey’s Piers has been busier than ever!  Every weekend has been jammed packed with weddings, vow renewals, corporate functions, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, and family reunions…. just to name a few.  Last…

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[artBOX] Artist Showcase: David Macomber

July 30, 2013 by Maggie Warner

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[artBOX] Artist Showcase: David Macomber

David Macomber, is one of the five extremely talented artists calling [artBOX] their home away from home this summer on Morey's Adventure Pier.  David's art has a cool and raw surf edge that incorporates photography, lettering, spray paitning and so much more. From:…

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[artBOX] Artist Showcase: Pete Jr.

[artBOX] Artist Showcase: Pete Jr.

Every time I walk into [artBOX] on Adventure Pier the artists impress me with what new things they are creating right in the middle of one of our amusement piers.Today I want you to meet Pete JrFrom: Burlington, NJ Specialty: Glass Blowing & Sculpting Website: bielings.com…

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Weekend Wrap Up: Beach Lacrosse & Hockey Tournaments

Weekend Wrap Up: Beach Lacrosse & Hockey Tournaments

 It was a battle on the beach this past weekend with both Beach Lacrosse & Hockey teams from the tri-state area competing for a chance to win the custom tiki trophies! Almost 300 games were played on the fields between Mariner’s Landing & Surfside Piers with about 80…

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Skate X Recreate - Skateboarding combined with Art.

Skate X Recreate - Skateboarding combined with Art.

One of the really great parts of my job is that I often get the opportunity to meet some very cool people with amazing talents and creative ideas. Last night I met Lou Fermonte, skateboarder/artist who combines his passion of skateboarding with his passion for art by creating unique, hand…

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Top 5 Ways to Beat the Heat

Top 5 Ways to Beat the Heat

     It's hot but we aren't complaining! The staff at Morey's Piers knows the best places to stay cool at the piers and it's not just in the waterparks. Here are the top 5 places:1. Zoom Phloom for the splash of water…

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Rain, rain go away so we can go out to ride and play.

July 12, 2013 by Maggie Warner

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"Another day of rain!""It's raining again!""Why does mother nature have it in for us?""If I feel another rain drop I'm going to scream!"These are just some of the phrases being utterd around here these days.  Unless you are taking a vacation to the Amazon Rain…

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101 Things to do at Morey’s Piers

101 Things to do at Morey’s Piers

Whether you have been here 101 times or are coming this summer for the first time, we have compiled a list of 101 things to do.1. Enjoy the River Float in Raging Waters. 2. Sip on a Margarita at the newest Soggy Dollar Beach Bar 3. Listen to live acoustic jams while you watch the…

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4th of July Ideas at the Piers

4th of July Ideas at the Piers

It's 4th of July and it's time to celebrate at the piers! Here's a list of the best things to do at the piers and the waterparks today!Grab a hot dog at the Morey’s Hatfield Hotdog Stand located at the front of Mariner's Landing.  And better yet it only costs…

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Autumn de Forest July 2nd Art Unveiling

Autumn de Forest July 2nd Art Unveiling

On July 2nd as part of the opening celebrations of Morey’s Piers’ newest attraction artBOX, 11 year-old celebrity artist Autumn de Forest unveiled a giant replica of a tribute painting she created to honor the rebuilding efforts after Superstorm Sandy. The piece will be…

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Weekend Wrap Up: Mommy Bloggers, Curley Fry Eating Contest & More!

Weekend Wrap Up: Mommy Bloggers, Curley Fry Eating Contest & More!

This past weekend was a busy one! We hosted six events at the piers, waterparks, resorts and even at the airport in only a few days! The weekend kicked off on Thursday, with the "flying in" of the AcroBlast pilots for the yearly aerobatic competition at the Wildwood Airport. Pilots from all…

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Will Morey recently attends IAAPA Asian Attraction Expo in Singapore…

Will Morey recently attends IAAPA Asian Attraction Expo in Singapore…

The attractions industry truly is a global industry.  When one thinks of amusement parks and attractions, domestic parks such as Disney, Universal Studios and Six Flags often come to mind.  However in North America, the amusement industry is in a bit of a mature stage. …

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Did you know – A little behind the scenes into our Games Operation

Did you know – A little behind the scenes into our Games Operation

• Did you know that Morey’s Piers has over 40 games on all 3 piers!• Did you know that the State of New Jersey has a branch of Consumer Affairs called the Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/lgccc/  that regulates the Amusement…

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A Visit to Coney Island

June 4, 2013 by Tyler

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A Visit to Coney Island

One of the perks of working at an amusement park is being able to experience other parks and call it “work”. This weekend I made my way to Coney Island to take in some American history at what many consider the birthplace of modern amusements. I got to take a ride on the…

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Introducing Danielle!

May 31, 2013 by Tyler

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Introducing Danielle!

Hello world! I’m Danielle Konefal, one of the newest Marketing Interns at Morey’s Piers. I’m a P.A. native, but my heart has always been at the Jersey Shore. I’ve recently graduated from The University of Tampa (I can’t stay away from beaches) with a…

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Meet Tyler!

May 31, 2013 by Tyler

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Meet Tyler!

Hi everyone! I'm Tyler Jacobs and I just joined the Marketing team here at Morey’s piers. I recently graduated from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida and decided it was time to leave my home state and venture to wildwood in hopes of getting involved in an industry that has…

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A Little Dirt Never Hurt Anyone

A Little Dirt Never Hurt Anyone

From the looks of it The Zoom Phloom Cannery and Mining Co. was a huge hit on Surfside Pier this past weekend. Definitely something you should check out the next time you're strolling around Morey's Surfside Pier.  It's a fun and interactive hands-on learning activity for…

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Plaster, People and Pools

Plaster, People and Pools

Ever wondered how you get a 350,000-gallon pool ready to open?  Well with 750 bags of plaster that’s how! The 1,000 ft. long Endless River at Ocean Oasis Waterpark and Beach Club is receiving a fresh new look for this season and I must admit it is a pretty cool sight to see.…

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Morey’s Adventure Pier [artBOX]

Morey’s Adventure Pier [artBOX]

The final 8’ x 40’ vertical shipping container was delivered, lifted, and placed on Morey’s Adventure Pier, to complete Morey’s Piers’ new artistic venture, [artBOX], debuting this summer. A 10,000 sq. foot interactive artist village crafted from 11 re-purposed shipping containers, [artBOX] will feature handpicked local and regional artists showcasing paintings, handmade crafts, and live demonstrations that include surf art, glass blowing, artisanal jewelry and speed painting.  Check out the video of the final delivery.

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May 18, 2013 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk to Cure Diabetes

Global Evolution

Global Evolution

Every year we strive to improve the piers and waterparks, whether we're bringing something new and exciting to the parks or refurbishing an old favorite. One of the most notable changes might be our iconic globe at the front of Mariner's Landing. It's received several facelifts…

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My Car is a Clown Car

April 18, 2013 by tsamson in Events

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A clown car might not be the best way to describe my car.It's more like a carnival in there and now the service department at Shore Toyota knows it. Of course, my Prius decides to breakdown the day before our Annual Associate Recognition Program. This is no normal "let's have…

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From College Life to 9 to 5

February 7, 2013 by tsamson

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From College Life to 9 to 5

“Don’t rush it, Amanda. You’re going to be wishing you were back in class soon!” Famous words of my mother this past year telling me not to wish my last semester of college away. I was so eager to finish college, and now I have to admit, unfortunately, my mother was…

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How Do We Stay Warm

January 24, 2013 by tsamson

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How Do We Stay Warm

We're summer people. There's no question. When the temperature plummets it can drag our spirits down with it. Fortunately, we all have our own ways of staying warm and thinking summer thoughts. Here's how some of us are dealing...Kristel Fillmore, Events and Entertainment…

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Zoom Phloom Video Blog: “SEA it for yourself!”

Zoom Phloom Video Blog: “SEA it for yourself!”

The one great thing about my job is getting a sneak peek into the exciting projects that are taking place at Morey’s Piers this time of year.   We’re always hard at work planning, designing and constructing unique projects so that we keep you entertained and coming…

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[RECIPE] Tuscan Spiced Warm Goat Cheese Log by Chef Wally

December 14, 2012 by tsamson in Food and Beverage

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[RECIPE] Tuscan Spiced Warm Goat Cheese Log by Chef Wally

From Chef Wally's kitchen to yours: a simple, but delicious recipe his family does all year long; especially during the Holidays. It is so easy to do. Almost every supermarket carries a decent goat cheese. Tuscan Spiced Warm Goat Cheese Log…

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David Macomber Creates Art for Hurricane Sandy Relief

December 13, 2012 by tsamson in Community

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David Macomber Creates Art for Hurricane Sandy Relief

Local artist David Macomber began work on an 8 x 20 foot mural at Morey’s Piers today to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts at the Jersey Shore. After seeing the widespread devastation along the Jersey Shore, Macomber wanted to create something that would raise awareness as…

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Video Blog: Our “Sea of Life” is Taking Shape!

Video Blog: Our “Sea of Life” is Taking Shape!

Our “Sea of Life” is really starting to take shape. The new artwork on the Zoom Phlloom will feature hand carved seals, sharks, an octopus and more! Joe Pez of Concrete Links, the same artist who hand-carved the rocks, logs and waterfalls of River Adventure last spring with a steak knife, will perform the sea life carvings for this project.

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[GIVEAWAY] Tix Under the Mistletoe

December 6, 2012 by tsamson

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[GIVEAWAY] Tix Under the Mistletoe

Morey’s Piers wants to spread some holiday cheer with Tix Under the Mistletoe! Every day from December 8th through 19th, we’ll hide the mistletoe somewhere on our website. Check Facebook and Twitter for a clue between 10am-2pm each day. Find the mistletoe and click on it to get…

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It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas…

December 4, 2012 by tsamson in Amusements, Waterparks

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It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas…

Although with this weather who would know!? So the weather has been uber nice, which has helped us do quite a bit in our efforts to get ready for 2013. Pirates of the Wildwoods is getting a new floor. Boat Tag is getting an overhaul, so much so that it sits in nice little rows of parts…

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Art In The Park: Send In The Seals!

Art In The Park: Send In The Seals!

With the beautiful rockwork of River Adventure at Raging Waters fresh in our minds, Jack Morey thought the Zoom Phloom on Surfside Pier could use some sprucing up. The rock work, waterfalls and loading station are all in the midst of a major redesign that will freshen up one of the longest,…

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World Waterpark Association Recognizes Morey’s Piers Associate with Leadership Award

World Waterpark Association Recognizes Morey’s Piers Associate with Leadership Award

Prestigious “Employee of the Season” award Presented to Kevin Ebner in Las Vegas

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Who Exactly Built This Thing???

October 25, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Who Exactly Built This Thing???

by George RohmanWalt Disney always preached that it doesn’t matter what guests think when they enter….it matters what they think when they exit. For the past several weekends of Terror Trench operation I have been spending some time at the exit, taking informal feedback…

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Overheard at Morey’s FEARS

October 24, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Overheard at Morey’s FEARS

Have you heard any silly sayings at Morey's FEARS?

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The Terror Rises at Morey’s Fears

October 22, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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The Terror Rises at Morey’s Fears

Like Felix the Boardwalk Barker? Have you seen him in the Terror-Rising Show at Morey's Fears? Felix rises from the dead every Morey's Fears night at 7:30 PM. Then check out the fire balls, fire breathing, glass walking, and nail laying VooDoo Freak Show two times a night at 8:15…

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A Night in the Life of Our FEARS Facilitator and Acting Coach, Terry O’Brien

October 19, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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A Night in the Life of Our FEARS Facilitator and Acting Coach, Terry O’Brien

Big week for me at Morey’s Piers Mariner’s Landing as we unveil the 2nd edition of Morey’s FEARS, our big Halloween event. Often before these big life events, I try to find a moment to reflect, and in doing so it dawned on me that, at age 42, for half of my life (ok,…

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Morey’s FEARS Ticket Giveaway!

October 17, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Morey’s FEARS Ticket Giveaway!

We're giving away tickets for Morey's FEARS-Terror on the Boardwalk! All you have to do is fill out the form below and we will randomly select one winner today, Thursday AND Friday to recieve a pair of tickets good for ANY night of Morey's FEARS!  .link, .link…

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My Terrifying Transformation!

October 17, 2012 by Maggie Warner in Events

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My Terrifying Transformation!

Check out my transformation from Maggie to ZOMBIE! 

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Face Your FEARS!

October 16, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Face Your FEARS!

               With two weekends left of Morey's FEARS- Terror on the Boardwalk, there's still time to scream at America's ONLY haunted boardwalk. We have 4…

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Habitat for Insanity!

Habitat for Insanity!

As Summer 2012 winds down, we're gearing up for our 2nd year of Morey's FEARS- Terror on the Boardwalk. We've spun massive spiderwebs over Mariner's Landing, we're raising the dead and training them to perform and CornStalkers has begun to emerge from the Wildwood…

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12 Weeks of Training Complete!

August 22, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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12 Weeks of Training Complete!

Well it is finally here! The Wild Half Marathon is on Sunday! If you have been following my training and have been training too you still have time to register onsite this weekend. I cannot believe I made it through the 12 weeks of training already. The summer went by so fast. I'm so…

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Andre’s Top 10 Eats

August 21, 2012 by Kristel Fillmore

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Andre’s Top 10 Eats

I’m glad to be out of California where people are so conscious of what they eat. But not only did I move back to New Jersey I moved to Wildwood and with Wildwood comes Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Waterparks!Here are my top 10 favorite eats at Morey’s Piers &…

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[VIDEO] Destination: Breakfast in the Sky!

August 7, 2012 by Maggie Warner

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[VIDEO] Destination: Breakfast in the Sky!

Join me on a unique dining experience with my associate Andre as we indulge in Breakfast in the Sky. There are only a few dates left to dine on the Ferris Wheel this year. Click here for more information or to book your date today!

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Wild Half Training – 10 Miles

August 3, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Wild Half Training – 10 Miles

I have officially made it to the double digits in mileage for my Wild Half Marathon Training and it's a good thing since there are only 25 more days left to train. I am confident that I will finish the race (which is really my only goal). I gave up wine last week until after the…

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Joe’s Fish Co. Opentable for Two!

Joe’s Fish Co. Opentable for Two!

We know you're trying to pack as much fun into your Wildwoods vacation as possible. Now you can grab a bite to eat without missing a beat! We're proud to announce that Joe's Fish Co. now takes reservations through Opentable. You can make a reservation (and earn Opentable…

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Breakfast in the Sky

Breakfast in the Sky

08:00 a.m. Andre wake up! We have Breakfast in the Sky today! The text I got from Maggie this morning as I was finishing my final machine at the gym. 08:02 a.m. I’m awake, do you think I could forget about that?! my response to her.We got to the Ferris wheel at about…

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Ride WipeOut!

July 26, 2012 by tsamson

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Ride WipeOut!

Maggie visits Ocean Oasis Beach Club and Waterpark to ride the new WipeOut! waterslide.    

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Morey’s Piers Container Art Project

Morey’s Piers Container Art Project

Morey’s Piers gave Adventure Pier a new look with shipping containers creating a distinctive and vivid edge to the pier and opening up new signage and art opportunities. Local artist David Macomber of Shark Sugar NJ was commissioned to give Adventure Pier’s shipping containers a…

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Wild Half Training - Half Way There

July 6, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Wild Half Training - Half Way There

Ok. So I've been slacking with the writing but not the running. I am up to 8 miles! Which is good since we are exactly 50 days away from race day. Not only am I certain I am going to finish, but I don't think I will be last either! Here's a recap of the last two weeks since my…

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We Have a Winner!

July 6, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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We Have a Winner!

On July 4th, we had a table full of hungry Curley's Fry lovers ready to chow down on victory. In the end, Joe Markey devoured 3.5 buckets of fries and took home the prize! Watch the frenzy all over again!

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Morey’s Piers River Adventure Cardboard Boat Regatta

Morey’s Piers River Adventure Cardboard Boat Regatta

Immediately after the excitement of the WipeOut! Race, we took the festivities down to Raging Waters for the grand opening of River Adventure. Creative contestants built cardboard boats to race (and in some cases, SINK!) in the new river. Check out our video and photo gallery! …

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Morey’s Piers 1st Annual WipeOut! Charity Race

Morey’s Piers 1st Annual WipeOut! Charity Race

On June 14th, we held a grand opening race on our brand new waterslide, WipeOut! at Ocean Oasis Beach Club and Waterpark. We reached out to our Facebook fans and Season Pass Members to help us celebrate this incredible new slide with an afternoon of fun, food and of course, one wet and…

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Curley’s Fry Eating Contest Returns!

Curley’s Fry Eating Contest Returns!

It's that time again! Ladies and Gentlemen, are you hungry? Our annual Curley's Fry Eating Contest is returning to Joe's Fish Co. on July 4th at noon. At last year's event, the fries flew as contestants consumed over 150  pounds of Curley's Fries before Dave…

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Build a Boat for a Family 4 Pack!

Build a Boat for a Family 4 Pack!

 To showcase our NEW River Adventure at Raging Waters we are hosting a little adventure of our own! On Thursday, June 14th join us for the Cardboard Boat River Regatta! We’re challenging up to 20 fans to build their own cardboard boat and put it to the ultimate test for a…

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Wild Half Training Week 3

June 4, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Wild Half Training Week 3

Week 3 training for the Wild Half Marathon started out tough…my times were down and I was forcing myself to get out and run but than I got to my long run of the week and decided I needed to get motivated if I was going to be able to complete 5 miles. I decided to read some…

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Wild Half Training Week 2

May 25, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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Wild Half Training Week 2

I made it my mission during week 2 to find the perfect sneakers for my feet. So…here are my feet all over the Internet. I emailed my friends at CGI Racing and said, “please help me find good sneakers!” First things first I had to learn what kind of feet I have so they…

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Wild Half Training Week 1

May 16, 2012 by tsamson in Events

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So, I did it, completed week one of training for the Wild Half Marathon. 9.5 miles of running over the course of the last 7 days…I’ve never ran so much in one week ever! My longest run this week was three miles. Some days were better than others. My training schedule says,…

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Don’t Miss Out!

Don’t Miss Out!

Thank you to everyone who came out over the weekend to celebrate with us! We hope you had a wonderful Easter and took advantage of the gorgeous weekend weather! If you couldn’t make it to the pier, don’t worry! There is still time to take advantage of our Spring Sale. Take…

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Celebrate Easter With Us!

Celebrate Easter With Us!

The Easter Bunny called! He said he’ll be hopping by Mariner’s Landing this Sunday to enjoy the day with his favorite people. Come get your photo taken with him, enjoy all the rides, strolling entertainment, face painting and more! Kids under 12 can pick an Easter egg for a…

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Tips for Getting Hired by Morey’s Piers

Tips for Getting Hired by Morey’s Piers

We have been collecting applications for several weeks now and we are about the begin setting up interviews. During my professional career, I have interviewed literally tens of thousands of applicants and have a few tips for  those of you looking for employment with Morey’s…

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We Love to Hear From You!

At the end of Last summer TripAdvisor rated Ocean Oasis and Raging Waters among the Top 5 Waterparks in the country, and this is all thanks to all of you who have reviewed the waterparks on the site. I don’t think it’s a secret, we love to hear from you guys! When you let us know…

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Memoreys from the Wildwoods Spring Bridal Fair

Memoreys from the Wildwoods Spring Bridal Fair

Hundreds of brides and some grooms descended on the Wildwoods’ Convention Center this past Sunday for the Annual Wildwoods’ Spring Bridal Fair as we launched Memoreys by Morey’s Piers. Brides who were searching to make their Fairytale Day come true found vendors with…

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Greetings from the Ghost Ship

Greetings all, I hope this nifty little missive finds you well.It’s great to be back up on the pier, getting my hands dirty back in Ghost Ship (theoretically dirty… I have delicate skin so I often wear gloves. Suede when possible) as we prepare for a banner 2012 season.…

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Sideshow School

March 26, 2012 by tsamson

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Last week, I was given the unique opportunity to attend Sideshow School in the one and only Coney Island, USA! With an excellent and experienced staff of professional carnies, I learned the basics of some of the craziest sideshow acts through a series of riveting lectures and, of course,…

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1st Day on the New Job…

On Monday, March 12th I officially became Morey’s Piers Digital Marketing/ PR Manager.  So how did Tim and Jack break me in?  Well throwing me in front of a television camera for NBC 40 of course.  On day 2, a business trip to Philadelphia to meet with CBS 3 and on days 3 and 4 off to…

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Ride the Tides- Soon…

So many decisions to be made with a new ride…o   Ride colors chosen…CHECK!o   Light patterns selected…CHECK!o   Paint colors updated …CHECK!o   Fonts picked out…CHECK!…

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Up in the Air…..

March 16, 2012 by George Rohman in Amusements

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Every now and again we try to snap some aerial photos for our files and today I was lucky enough to play co-pilot.  Well, not really, but someone had to fly the plane (not me) and someone had to snap photos (me).It was a gorgeous 70F March afternoon….great “flying weather,”…

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Wipeout Construction Update- This Ain’t No Kiddie Slide!

One of the cool things about waterslide construction is that the assembly process goes by relatively quickly. Don’t get me wrong, a lot goes into the construction process and we have a talented and skilled team assembling Wipeout. But just about every day you can see some real…

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Morey’s Piers on Instagram

See Morey’s Piers from an entirely new angle. Follow us on Instagram for beautiful, vibrant photos from all over our parks. If you take an Instagram shot here this summer, be sure to tweet it and tag it with #moreyspiers so we can find it and add your photos to our Facebook gallery!…

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A Morey’s Piers App?

March 9, 2012 by tsamson

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What on earth does Avon, Colorado have to do with an amusement park? Well it actually has quite a bit to do with an amusement park. Avon is home to Beaver Creek Ski Resort, which is part of Vail resorts. Ski Resorts are like amusement parks but for the off-season. They have many of the same…

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Some Presents Are Too Big To Fit Under The Christmas Tree!

With summer approaching, Christmas is a distant past. However it sure felt like Christmas today at Ocean Oasis when we were treated with a “little” delivery!It doesn’t take a lot to get a waterpark manager excited this time of year which is why it was a wonderful sight…

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