Beaches have reopened, and the weather is getting nicer - I thought it would be a good time to ask Ocean County what you pack in your beach bag.

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The most popular answer is something I often forget to bring - a towel. It's a pretty obvious thing too. Also on the list was lunch, sunscreen (of course), a speaker for light background music, water, and extra clothes. Check out the post below:

I would add a good book, headphones, sunglasses (though maybe I should assume that people were already wearing them), and a ton of snacks! You can see all the items Ocean County's beach bags by looking through the gallery below.

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