New Jersey Bingo Halls

Second only to Vegas, the casinos of Atlantic City make New Jersey a popular destination for holidaymakers wanting a little flutter. But what is bingo like in the Garden State?

Find bingo halls in New Jersey and explore what the state’s best bingo venues have to offer.

Where can I play bingo in New Jersey?

Where can I play bingo in New Jersey?

  • The Basilian Third Order Bingo Hall Aberdeen, New Jersey (Aberdeen)
  • Alpha Vol Fire Co Bingo Hall Alpha, New Jersey (Alpha)
  • Our Lady of Mt. carmel Bingo Hall Asbury Park, New Jersey (Asbury Park)
  • Audubon Park Vol. Fire Co. Bingo Hall Audubon Park, New Jersey (Audubon Park)
  • St Andrews Catholic Church Bingo Hall Avenel, New Jersey (Avenel)
  • St Francis Bingo Hall Barrington, New Jersey (Barrington)
  • St Johns Byzantine Bingo Hall Bayonne, New Jersey (Bayonne)
  • Elks # 2179 Bingo Hall Belford, New Jersey (Belford)
  • Annunciation Church Bingo Hall Bellmawr, New Jersey (Bellmawr)
  • St Johns Bingo Hall Bergenfield, New Jersey (Bergenfield)
  • St Valentine Church Bloomfield Bingo Hall Bloomfield, New Jersey (Bloomfield)
  • St. John's Church Cash Bingo Hall Boonton, New Jersey (Boonton)
  • Elks #2085 Bingo Hall Bordentown, New Jersey (Bordentown)
  • St Dominics Roman Catholic Bingo Hall Brick, New Jersey (Brick)
  • Brick Elks Lodge #2151 Bingo Hall Brick, New Jersey (Brick)
  • Temple Beth Or Bingo Hall Brick, New Jersey (Brick)
  • Holy Trinity RC Church Bingo Hall Bridgewater, New Jersey (Bridgewater)
  • Somerville Elks 1068 Bingo Hall Bridgewater, New Jersey (Bridgewater)
  • St Thomas Church Bingo Hall Brigantine, New Jersey (Brigantine)
  • St Anns Church Bingo Hall Browns Mills, New Jersey (Browns Mills)
  • Budd Lake Vol Fire Co Bingo Hall Budd Lake, New Jersey (Budd Lake)
  • Kof C Council 6100 - St Jude Parish Center Bingo Hall Budd Lake, New Jersey (Budd Lake)
  • VFW # 1817 Bingo Hall Burlington, New Jersey (Burlington)
  • St Pauls Catholic Church Bingo Hall Burlington, New Jersey (Burlington)
  • Corpus Christie Parish Bingo Hall Carneys Point, New Jersey (Carneys Point)
  • Queen of Heaven Church Bingo Hall Cherry Hill, New Jersey (Cherry Hill)
  • Temple Beth Or/Beth Torah Bingo Hall Clark, New Jersey (Clark)
  • Polish Cultural Foundation Bingo Hall Clark, New Jersey (Clark)
  • St Catherines of Siena Bingo Hall Clayton, New Jersey (Clayton)
  • Epiphany RC Church Bingo Hall Cliffside Park, New Jersey (Cliffside Park)
  • St Cyril & Methodius Church Bingo Hall Clifton, New Jersey (Clifton)
  • Boys & Girls Club of Clifton Bingo Hall Clifton, New Jersey (Clifton)
  • Temple Ohev Shalom Bingo Hall Colonia, New Jersey (Colonia)
  • Saint Clemente Bingo Hall Dover, New Jersey (Dover)
  • St Marys Catholic Church Bingo Hall Dumont, New Jersey (Dumont)
  • Temple B'nai Shalom Bingo Hall East Brunswick, New Jersey (East Brunswick)
  • St Joseph's Church Bingo Hall East Orange, New Jersey (East Orange)
  • Saint Matthews Bingo Hall Edison, New Jersey (Edison)
  • JCC of Middlesex County Bingo Hall Edison, New Jersey (Edison)
  • St Helena's Bingo Hall Edison, New Jersey (Edison)
  • St Nicholas Bingo Hall Egg Harbor City, New Jersey (Egg Harbor City)
  • Blessed Sacrament Church Bingo Hall Elizabeth, New Jersey (Elizabeth)
  • St Mary The Assumption Bingo Hall Elizabeth, New Jersey (Elizabeth)
  • American Legion Post 147 Bingo Hall Elmwood Park, New Jersey (Elmwood Park)
  • Assumption Academy Bingo Hall Emerson, New Jersey (Emerson)
  • Vietnam Veterans of America Bingo Hall Erma, New Jersey (Erma)
  • Prospect Heights Vol Fire Co Bingo Hall Ewing, New Jersey (Ewing)
  • Ahavath Israel Congregation Bingo Hall Ewing, New Jersey (Ewing)
  • Temple Beth Sholom Bingo Hall Fair Lawn, New Jersey (Fair Lawn)
  • Flemington Jewish Community Center Bingo Hall Flemington, New Jersey (Flemington)
  • Holy Family Church Bingo Hall Florham Park, New Jersey (Florham Park)
  • Knights Columbus Bingo Hall Forked River, New Jersey (Forked River)
  • Lacey Elks Lodge Bingo Hall Forked River, New Jersey (Forked River)
  • Freehold Jewish Center Bingo Hall Freehold, New Jersey (Freehold)
  • St Rose of Lima Church Bingo Hall Freehold, New Jersey (Freehold)
  • Garfield Boys and Girls Club Bingo Hall Garfield, New Jersey (Garfield)
  • Holy Name Church Bingo Hall Garfield, New Jersey (Garfield)
  • Our Lady Of Sorrows Church Bingo Hall Garfield, New Jersey (Garfield)
  • Glendora Vol Fire Co Bingo Hall Glendora, New Jersey (Glendora)

Summing up Where can I play bingo in New Jersey? by BingoPort

What are bingo halls?

A bingo hall is simply somewhere that hosts games of bingo! Bingo halls can be big or small, and they can be anything from a commercial bingo business to a church hall hosting a charity game.

Though bingo halls may differ greatly, there are some things you can always expect to see. There will always be chairs and tables for the players to sit at, and some form of bingo cards for the players to mark. These will usually either be paper, wipe-clean whiteboards, or electronic bingo cards. There will be a bingo caller at the front, either a real person or a machine, and a way to select the numbers. This could be an old-school bingo roller cage, or a more modern number generator machine.

How does a bingo game work?

If you’re nervous about trying bingo for the first time, it might be reassuring to know what to expect before you arrive. Here’s how most bingo games tend to go down.

When the game begins, all players will take a seat and get their cards ready. Everyone will be very quiet so that the caller can be heard, as well as any winners who call out. The caller will begin to read out the numbers, and players should mark their cards.

Be sure to check what the winning pattern is before the game starts, as it could change between games. If you are lucky enough to land the winning pattern, shout bingo and raise your hand!

The caller will check a winning player’s card to ensure they have all the right numbers, and then the winner will receive their prize. If there are more prizes left to claim, the game will resume. If that is the last prize of the game, players will usually take a short break before returning for the next round.

Who are BingoPort?

BingoPort is a site designed to help bingo lovers connect with bingo halls near them. We list hundreds of bingo halls all over the US so that bingo players like you can find a hall you’ll love to play at, completely stress-free.

It’s no secret that we’re bingo lovers too, so we also offer fun articles, bingo news, and easy-to-follow guides about all things bingo.

How do I choose a bingo hall?

With so many bingo halls to pick from, where do you start? Well, a safe bet is to have a look at bingo halls nearest you, so you know they’re practical for you to get to. Find your state and nearest town or city in the BingoPort listings to get started.

Once you can see the halls nearest to you, take a look at their listings to see what they’re all about. Have a look at their opening times, what they offer, and even details like whether they have space to park.

If you’ve found a venue or two that look good, there’s only one thing left to do. Head on down there and try it out for yourself!

What makes a great bingo hall?

When deciding which bingo halls really tick the boxes, it’s important to consider what you really want from your bingo experience. That way, rather than just trying every bingo hall in New Jersey, you can find one that really suits you.

If you love a real slick, professional game, visiting a big purpose-built bingo hall might suit you well. If you love playing to support good causes, look for charity bingo games that donate money to causes that you really care about. If you like to make an evening of your bingo outing, why not look for a bingo hall near to great bars or restaurants, so you and your bingo buddies can enjoy some food after the game?

You can find out everything to help you choose right here in the BingoPort pages.

New Jersey and gambling

New Jersey is one of the more liberal states when it comes to gambling. For a long time, Atlantic City was the only place in New Jersey permitted to have casinos, but now 10 different NJ cities play host to casinos.

Bingo in New Jersey is popular and legal, providing it is not for profit. Bingo is permitted only if it is run for charitable causes.

New Jersey, the Garden State

Here are five fascinating facts about the state of New Jersey:

  1. Atlantic City still holds the crown for casinos in the state, with 10 of New Jersey’s 23 casinos located there.

  2. New Jersey is the most densely populated state in the US.

  3. Whitney Houston, Shaquille O’Neal, and Meryl Streep are all Garden Staters.

  4. Thomas Edison developed many of his famous inventions in New Jersey, including the lightbulb.

  5. The flag of New Jersey features not one, but five symbols of NJ. They are a helmet, a horse’s head, a shield with three ploughs, Liberty, and Ceres, the goddess of grain.