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Did you know that Hammonton is recognized as the “Blueberry Capital of the World”?
Best Way To Travel: Bus, Car
#1 Thing to do: Sharrott Winery
#2 Thing to do: Pinelands Golf Club
#3 Thing to do: Hammonton Country Club
Fun Fact: Hammonton is located directly between Philadelphia and Atlantic City.
#1 Car Rental Company: Enterprise, Hertz
The Blueberry Capital of the World is a town located in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States of America, actually called Hammonton. Hammonton has a population of 15.000 people and an area of almost 42 square miles. The city is located between Atlantic City and Pennsylvania. Hammonton was settled in 1812 and incorporated in 1866. The status of Blueberry Capital of the World was given to Hammonton by Ronald Reagan, when he named the city like that in a speech, held in 1984. This nickname is mentioned even in a scene of HBO's Boardwalk Empire. Famous residents of Hammonton include Jill Biden, educator and wife of Joe Biden, sexologist Ray Blanchard, actor Victor Moore and the bandThe Early November.
Top Attractions within Hammonton
Tomasello Winery is one of the city's greatest attractions. The winery is famous for its tasty wines and for the elegant wine tasting events, which are great opportunities to try the best selection of wines you could taste in the whole area of Hammonton. Of course, after the tasting, you have the opportunity to buy what you liked best.
Wharton State Forest is the largest single surface of land you can find in the area of New Jersey. This forest is located in the heart of the
state and is a great attraction for locals of Hammonton and the neighboring cities, but also for tourists.
Frog Rock Golf and Country Club is the former Hammonton Golf and Country Club and is a very difficult course both for beginners and seniors, as water is part of most of the holes. If you are not eager to try golfing on this course, you can still spend a delightful afternoon at this beautiful country club.
The Blueberry Factory is a great place to spend a day in the middle of the nature, finding more information about blueberry farming. The tour will take place inside the farm and outside it and it is great because it also gives a lot of information about the speech in which then-president Ronald Reagan named the city The Blueberry Capital of the World.
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