For over 50 years, the Heatwave Conference has been the best week of summer for thousands of young people.

The Best Week of Summer



For over 50 years, high school students and leaders have come together for a week on the New Jersey Coast to play, relax, learn and be challenged together. The Heatwave Conference provides a unique, life changing experience that is consistently referred to as "The best week of summer" year after year.

The Best Program

We search the country every year to bring you the best program we can. From our compelling speakers, to our high-energy bands, to the on-stage acts and emcees, everything at Heatwave is built around providing you with a memorable, life changing experience.

The Best Sports

There is just nothing else like playing a game of volleyball on the beach. Your Heatwave registration includes as many sports tournaments as you can handle!  From football to soccer to Ultimate Frisbee, we have something for everyone

The Best Memories

It's that place you'll remember for the rest of your life.