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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Ghost Ship Voted into DAFE Top 10 Walkthrough Attractions

We are proud to announce that the Darkride and Funhouse Enthusiasts (DAFE) have selected Morey’s Piers Ghost Ship as one of the Top Ten Favorite Walkthrough Attractions in their recent member survey!  Ghost Ship actually made it to the number 5 position after just one year of operation!…

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We All Value Excellence

We play hard but we work even harder and the Platinum Safety Award, recently presented to Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Waterparks, is a testament to that. In 2010, only the top 10% of the 400 eligible waterparks worldwide received this distinction. This prestigious safety award…

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Traveler’s Choice Names Wildwood Crest: Top 10 Best Family Vacations 2011

April 4, 2011 by Tim Samson in Awards


Thank You for Your Votes!

March 9, 2011 by Tim Samson in Awards


Whew! What an amazing race for the title of About.com’s Reader’s Choice Award for Best New Attraction of 2010. At one point, we were separated from the lead by as few as two votes! Many of us stayed up until midnight with bated breath last night, constantly refreshing the…

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#Winning Isn’t Everything

March 7, 2011 by Tim Samson in Awards

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I’m not originally from NJ, but I just passed my 8 year anniversary of moving to NJ. Over the last 8 years, I have come to appreciate what the Wildwoods mean to so many people, including now myself.

The History of the Wildwoods is steeped in classic “dark” attractions like…

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Chef Wally Takes Home Top Award!

I always get a little worried when men are in the kitchen. Smoke alarms go off in my head as I recall the image of my boyfriend throwing burning toast off a second floor balcony.

However, when Wally’s in front of the stove, fantastic things happen (and nothing is ever left…

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Our Web Site Receives Award from HSMAI at Annual Gala

February 2, 2010 by Tim Samson in Awards

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Ok, we don’t take awards all that seriously around here, especially when they honor our marketing expertise. But its the middle of Winter, we are closed, and, after all, I AM the Director of Sales and Marketing, so please pardon my pride over the following little tribute: On Monday,…

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Morey’s Piers wins the 2010 American Coaster Enthusiasts New Jersey Golden Nugget Award

January 22, 2010 by Kristel Fillmore in Awards

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We were awarded the FIRST ever Golden Nugget Award by ACE New Jersey on January 9th at the Winter Oasis Event hosted by Sahara Sam’s Indoor Water Park (I know this is late news)! What is this? This award was named in honor of our very own Golden Nugget (now at its new home at…

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Golden Nugget Farewell Receives a Brass Ring Award at IAAPA

November 17, 2009 by Kristel Fillmore in Awards, Events

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Last night in Las Vegas, we were very happy to learn that the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) honored us with a Brass Ring Award for our Golden Nugget Farewell ceremony as “Best Special Event.” The real honor of the Brass Ring goes to the more than…

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IAAPA 2008

November 26, 2008 by Kristel Fillmore in Awards

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The amusement industry trade association of IAAPA (the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions) holds a yearly Expo where leadership from parks around the world converge to attend educational seminars and see what’s new in our industry. This year, the event was held…

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What a Way to Make a Livin’

September 17, 2007 by Kristel Fillmore in Awards

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While all of our peers were here in Wildwood at the piers working hard….Kristel and I had the most interesting assignment of traveling to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, deep in the heart of the smoky mountains where Dollywood Theme Park lives.

The reason for our visit? The Golden…

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