The Wildwoods, N. J., just scored a top-notch award.

NJ.com, the state’s largest website for local news, sports, entertainment and more, announced the Wildwoods as winner of the Best of the Shore—Favorite Shore Town reader poll. Readers nominate their favorite shore town and then voted from a list of eight.

The area won with 35.5 percent of the vote.

“We’re extremely honored to be recognized by the readers of NJ.com, a website with a strong concentration of readers in central and northern New Jersey, as their Favorite Shore Town,” says John Siciliano, Executive Director for the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement & Development Authority.

Wildwoods also was recently named the No. 1 Destination on the Rise in the U.S. for 2015 by TripAdvisor and has been named to other top lists across many publications. 

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