Local Central NJ Attractions

Kokes Family Home Builders’ 55+ active adult communities are an easy commute to dozens of historic, cultural and scenic attractions across the tristate region. Whether it’s a day trip to New York City or a visit to the annual Philadelphia Flower show, Kokes’ community residents enjoy easy access to a range of activities and attractions all within a two-hour drive or less.

The Reserve of Lake Ridge

806 Tanglewood Court, Whiting, NJ 08759

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Fairways at Lake Ridge

1 Fairways Blvd, NJ, United States

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Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty National Monument, New York, NY, United States

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Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 5th Avenue, New York, NY, United States

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South Street Seaport

South Street Seaport, Water Street, New York, NY, United States

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Broadway Theatre

Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York, NY, United States

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Atlantic City Casinos

Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall, Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ, United States

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Belmar Beach

Belmar Beach, Ocean Avenue, Belmar, NJ, United States

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Asbury Park

Asbury Park, NJ, United States

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Barneget

Barnegat Light, NJ, United States

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Long Beach Island

Long Beach Island, Ocean County, NJ, United States

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Brigantine

Brigantine Beach, Atlantic County, NJ, United States

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Ocean City

Ocean City, NJ, United States

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Avalon

Avalon, NJ, United States

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Margate

Margate City, NJ, United States

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Sea Isle City

Sea Isle City, NJ, United States

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Wildwood

Wildwood, NJ, United States

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Cape May

Cape May, NJ, United States

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Liberty Bell

Liberty Bell, 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Independence Hall

1280 Allentown Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951, USA

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute, North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Ocean County Mall

Ocean County Mall, Hooper Avenue, Toms River, NJ, United States

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Jersey Shore Premium Outlets

Jersey Shore Premium Outlets, Premium Outlet Boulevard, Tinton Falls, NJ, United States

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Jackson Premium Outlets

Jackson Premium Outlets, Monmouth Road, Jackson, NJ, United States

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Tanger Outlet Atlantic City

Tanger Outlet Atlantic City, Baltic Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ, United States

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Here are just a few attractions you can map:

  • New York City: Statue of Liberty, Metropolitan Museum of Art, South Street Seaport, Broadway theatres and restaurants
  • Atlantic City casinos
  • Beaches of Belmar, Asbury Park, Barnegat (and Barnegat Lighthouse), Long Beach Island, Brigantine, Ocean City, Avalon, Margate, Sea Isle City, Wildwood, Cape May
  • Philadelphia: Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Franklin Institute, Philadelphia theatre and restaurants (Center City)
  • Shopping: Ocean County Mall, Jersey Shore Premium Outlets and Jackson Premium Outlets, Tanger Outlet Atlantic City

Cape May Lighthouse View

NJ Shore

New Jersey has 127 miles of beaches to explore from Sandy Hook to Cape May; many beaches are within 30-minutes of Kokes’ communities.  Discover fine dining, boardwalks, theater, concerts, festivals, sporting events, nightlife, amusement parks and shopping. Enjoy a wide array of activities including biking, walking, beach combing, boating, fishing, shopping and wineries. For more information and a calendar of events, visit  www.VisitTheJerseyShore.com

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Atlantic City

Attractions in the resort town include the tallest lighthouse and the iconic boardwalk. Embark on a deep sea fishing excursion, visit the Tanger Outlets, art centers and of course, the beach. Find fun things to do and fascinating places to visit in New Jersey’s entertainment capital. For more information, visit  www.AtlanticCityNJ.com

Philadelphia city hall  by night , Pennsylvania USA

Philadelphia city hall by night , Pennsylvania USA

Philadelphia

Philadelphia is about one-hour from Kokes’ communities. The City of Brotherly Love is rich in cultural and historical attractions with a wide array of entertainment, concerts, shows and sporting events along with vibrant restaurants to suit every taste. You can of course, enjoy Philly cheesesteaks ‘wit or witout’ as they say; Chinatown, South Street, Penn’s Landing waterfront and many other dining options from the Avenue of the Arts to Rittenhouse Square. For information, visit www.VisitPhilly.com

NEW YORK CITY, NY - NOV 19: Empire State Building closeup on November 19, 2011 in New York City. Empire State Building is a 102-story landmark and was world's tallest building for more than 40 years.

NEW YORK CITY, NY – NOV 19: Empire State Building closeup on November 19, 2011 in New York City. Empire State Building is a 102-story landmark and was world’s tallest building for more than 40 years.

New York

About 90-minutes from Kokes’ 55+ communities, New York City’s five boroughs are home to some of the world’s most recognizable and cherished landmarks and attractions. From Times Square and Central Park to The Empire State Building and Metropolitan Museum of Art, the island packs more famous icons into one compact area than any other place on earth. To plan your visit, go to www.nycgo.com

Come home to Fairways this Fall

October 3, 2017

Only six homes remain at the award-winning Ocean County community from Kokes Family Builders; closeout pricing available now. LAKEWOOD, NJ – Pumpkin pie baking in the oven. Apple picking with the family. Stories by the fire. Nature walks, colorful leaves and cozy sweaters. The sweetness of Fall is finally here, and Kokes Family Builders invites […]