Area Events

Events in the greater Cape May and Wildwood areas. Also see Arts, Music and Theater.

Cape May Best Bets August 2014


Cape May, NJ – If you’re coming to Cape May in August, chances are you have one thing on your mind – the beach. That’s not a bad thing at all.  In August, the big cities empty out and send their sun starved masses to beaches up and down the East Coast for a little [...]

Cape May Baby Parade 2014

Little Pirate

Cape May, NJ – Whether it was Little Miss Sunshine, riding in a wagon full of sunflowers… The cutest little pirate, tucked into his own treasure chest… Or a tiny princess, all in blue, checking out the scene, it was hard to say just who was the cutest baby in Cape May’s annual Baby Parade [...]

Cherry House Ghost Tour


Cape May, NJ -  This historic house tour comes with a twist. The owners of The Cherry House on pretty Hughes Street in Cape May take visitors through their home every Thursday evening in the summer and talk not only of antiques but of ghosts. Beth and Frank Acker tell of the many paranormal investigations [...]

Cape May Crab and Beer Fest Preview


Cape May, NJ -  For all of those who missed this year’s Cape May Seafood Festival, here’s a chance to catch up. The third annual Craft Beer and Crab Festival takes place Saturday, August 9th on the grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate on Washington Street in Cape May. Regional seafood favorites like steamed crabs, [...]

St. Peter’s Bazaar Cape May Point 2014


Cape May Point, NJ – Here’s an excuse to explore Cape May Point.  St. Peter’s by the Sea in Cape May Point holds its annual church bazaar Saturday, August 2nd, right on the church lawn. The classic small town bazaar features a white elephant table, hot dogs and baked goods, plus crafts and hand blown [...]

Cape May Yoga on the Beach 2014


Cape May, NJ – Yoga devotees can take their practice to the beach in Cape May during the summer. Starting at 8AM every Saturday and Sunday, look for Karen Bosna’s yoga class on the beach behind Cape May’s Convention Hall, 714 Beach Avenue. Karen’s a certified yoga instructor with over 18 years of experience. She [...]

Independence Day Parade 2014 Photos


Cape May, NJ – Just like many small towns across the United States, Cape May celebrated independence Day with an old fashioned, patriotic parade along a main street. No fireworks The scheduled fireworks along the beach fizzled out twice because of  weather conditions. The fireworks first were postponed from Friday night until Sunday night because [...]

Summer Movies on the Beach


Cape May, NJ -What could be a more fitting place to watch the classic film Jaws than right on the beach? Jaws is just one of eight vintage films Cape May will screen on the sand every Thursday evening this summer.  All are free of charge. Just head to the Stockton Ave. Beach, next to [...]

Cape May Seafood Festival 2014


Cape May, NJ -  Thousands jammed tents covering Beach Avenue Saturday to savor local, Jersey seafood. It was the first ever Cape May Seafood Festival, sponsored by the city of Cape May and the Cape May Forum. And, from the looks of it, it was a resounding success. Local commercial fishing operations donated  hundreds of [...]

Cape May Seafood Festival Preview


Cape May, NJ – For a town surrounded by the sea, with economic roots deep in the fishing industry, it’s surprising that, in 2014, Cape May finally is celebrating the very thing that draws so many to her shores. This weekend, Cape May hosts the first annual Cape May Seafood Festival, sponsored by both the [...]