Jersey Choice: March Best-Of Winners

Our “Jersey Choice/Best Of New Jersey” poll is running throughout all of 2014 on our website, with different categories on the ballot each month. For March, our readers voted for their favorites in culture and attractions.

The votes have been tallied and the results are in for round two of our 2014 Jersey Choice/Best of New Jersey poll. Throughout the month of March, online readers voted for their favorites in 10 categories relating to culture and attractions. Here are the top vote getters for north, central and south Jersey. (And click here to see the winners of our January poll.)

CATEGORY: FILM FESTIVAL

North: Montclair International Film Festival, Montclair
Central: New Jersey Film Festival, New Brunswick
South: Garden State Film Festival, Atlantic City

CATEGORY: HISTORIC SITE

North: Jockey Hollow, Morristown
Central: Allaire State Park/Allaire Village, Wall
South: Barnegat Lighthouse, Long Beach Island

CATEGORY: INDIE BOOKSTORE

North (TIE): Montclair Book Center, 221 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair
North (TIE):
Town Book Store, 270 E Broad Street, Westfield
Central:Words!, 612 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park
South: The Bookateria Two, 1052 Asbury Avenue, Ocean City

CATEGORY: INDIE RECORD STORE

North: Tunes, 225 Washington Street, Hoboken (Other locations in Marlton, Voorhees, Northfield and Turnersville)
Central: Princeton Record Exchange, 20 S Tulane Street, Princeton
South (TIE): The Record Collector, 358 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown
South (TIE)
: Randy Now’s Man Cave and Consignment Shop, 134 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown

CATEGORY: KIDS DESTINATION

North: Imagine That!!!, 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
Central: iPlay America, 110 Schanck Road, Freehold
South: Jenkinson’s Boardwalk, 300 Ocean Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach

CATEGORY: LIVE THEATER VENUE

North: Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Drive, Millburn
Central: Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank
South (TIE):
The Cape May Stage, 405 Lafayette Street, Cape May
South (TIE):
East Lynne Theater Company, 121 Fourth Avenue, Cape May

CATEGORY: MUSEUM

North: Montclair Art Museum, 3 S Mountain Avenue, Montclair
Central: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane, Holmdal
South: New Jersey Maritime Museum, 528 Dock Road, Beach Haven

CATEGORY: LIVE MUSIC VENUE

North: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center Street, Newark
Central: PNC Bank Arts Center, 116 Garden State Parkway, Holmdel
South: Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbour Boulevard, Camden

CATEGORY: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS STORE

North: Andy’s Family Music Center, 77 W Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Livingston
Central: Jack’s Music Shoppe, 30 Broad Street, Red Bank
South: Black Horse Music, 404 N Black Horse Pike, Runnemede

CATEGORY: ZOO/AQUARIUM

North: Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange
Central: No winner
South: Adventure Aquarium, 1 Riverside Drive, Camden

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