Spending a day at the shore, going to the fair or an amusement park, eating hot dogs and cotton candy, strolling along the boardwalk and knocking down all the milk bottles at the game stand, that's summer fun.
The games on the boardwalks, or at amusement parks and fairs, are there to entertain you and your family. And if you are skilled enough, or lucky enough, you may even win a prize. While most amusement games operators are legitimate, some are not, and you can lose your money.
Here are some tips to consider before putting your money down to play an amusement game:
Is gambling a problem for you or someone in your family?
If so, call
1-800-GAMBLER 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey
1315 W. Street
Trenton, NJ 08618