PigDog Beach Bar at Morey’s Piers Opens June 16

THE WILDWOODS – Morey’s Piers is cooking up fun this summer with new restaurants, revamped menus and national food holiday celebrations. PigDog Beach Bar, the newest dining venue at Morey’s Piers, opens on Saturday, June 16. The grand opening festivities will take place from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. with giveaways, live music and beachside ocean views.

Here’s a taste of what Morey’s Piers has on the summer menu:

PigDog Beach Bar: Both family and dog-friendly, this new breed of beach bar is serving up tasty barbecue classics, cocktails and local beers on tap. Special dishes include the PigDog Dog, a foot-long all-beef hot dog topped with smoked pulled pork and jalapenos on a potato roll. The Pig Big, another must-try, is a sourdough loaf stuffed with smoked pulled pork, covered in Monterey Jack cheese, and topped with pickled jalapenos and scallions. PigDog Beach Bar invites pooches and guests of all ages to kick-back and enjoy the laidback atmosphere accessible via Raging Waters Water Park, the beach and the boardwalk. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; for more information, visit moreyspiers.com/food/pigdog.

Wilhelm’s Bier Garten: An ode to Oktoberfest all summer long, Wilhelm’s Bier Garten on Mariner’s Pier has German fare aplenty including a cheddar bratwurst sandwich; giant Bavarian pretzels; pretzel bites with a choice of Nutella or cheddar dipping sauces; and fried pierogis with apple sauce and sour cream. Both German and locally crafted beers are on tap for drinking at the bier garten’s picnic tables. Open during Mariner’s Pier operating hours; for more information, visit moreyspiers.com/food/wilhelms-bier-garten.

National Food Holidays: All summer, Morey’s Piers is celebrating beloved boardwalk fare with special offers on food items. First up is National Milkshake Day on June 20, when season pass holders will receive a free chocolate or vanilla milkshake. On July 23, Morey’s Piers celebrates National Hot Dog Day with free hot dogs for season pass holders and an all-day happy hour menu at the new PigDog Beach Bar. Rounding out the boardwalk-themed food holidays is National Cotton Candy Day on July 31 featuring free cotton candy for season pass holders and a BOGO offer for pier guests.

Look out for refreshed menus with new items at Jumbo’s Grub & Pub, Jersey Girl, Stubborn Brothers and Taco Joint!

For more information on Morey’s Piers, visit www.moreyspiers.com.