All Aboard the Santa Ferry Ride


‘Tis the season for Middletown residents to set sail with Santa, on the Santa Ferry Ride presented by the Middletown Township Recreation Department. The voyage will take place on Saturday, December 2, with departures at 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 1:00 p.m. The yuletide ride aboard the new Molly Pitcher ferry boat will feature visits from Santa and friends, caroling, goodie bags, and a wonderful scenic view of the Statue of Liberty. Ferries leave and return to the NY Waterway Belford Ferry Terminal at 10 Harbor Way.

Advance registration is required and all tickets must be purchased in person. Pick up your form at Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Road, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or go to to download a copy. Ticket prices are $17 each for resident adults and children ages 1-14, and $21 each for non-residents. Infants under one year old are $5 for residents and $6 for non-residents.

For information, contact or call (732) 615-2260, or visit