Established in 1886, The Borough of Point Pleasant Beach is a quaint seaside town of 5,000 residents that draws in tourists from all over the world. The town boasts a thriving downtown business district, with a broad range of shopping experiences, as well as premiere antique establishments. It is famous for its annual Seafood Festival in September. The Boardwalk is home to a first class aquarium, as well as rides, arcades and diverse dining experiences, ranging from the traditional sausage sandwich to sushi.