Area Events

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

Singer Songwriter Cape May 2015

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CAPE MAY, NJ – Cape May’s Singer Songwriter Weekend might be the rare time when the performers pay, not the audience. (Except for two special concerts. ) For two days and two nights (March 27 and 28) 150 musical artists descend on Cape May for a weekend of networking, mentoring and marketing. That’s during the [...]






2015 Cape May Forum Farm to Table Dinner

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CAPE MAY, NJ – Pork raised on Cape May’s Beach Plum Farm will be one of the centerpieces of the Cape May Forum’s fifth annual Farm to Table Dinner April 2. Each year the popular dinner showcases local ingredients. This year, Congress Hall’s Executive Chef Jeremy Einhorn has created a five course menu, weaving in [...]






2015 Cape May Forum : Wine and Oysters

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CAPE MAY, NJ -  Spend an entire day tasting and talking about oysters and wine in Cape May Forum’s April 2015 event – Wine and Oysters, Growing on the Garden State, Saturday, April 25th. Some heavy hitters from both the wine and oyster industries will be on hand to talk about the surge in local [...]






Easter in Cape May 2015

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CAPE MAY, NJ – The jelly beans will be flowing freely on Easter Sunday, April 5th, on Cape May’s Washington Street Mall.  Get ready for yet another Easter Parade, Cape May style. The town calls it the Easter Fashion Stroll. The registration starts at noon. Fashion strollers start walking along the Washington Street Mall  at [...]






2015 Ocean Drive Marathon

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CAPE MAY, NJ – Every year, hundreds of dedicated runners come to Cape May for the annual Ocean Drive Marathon. This year, the coastal marathon kicks off at 9AM Sunday March 29th. The starting line is on Beach Avenue at Congress Hall. Runners continue through Cape May and onto Ocean Drive, over four drawbridges, past [...]






East Lynne: Holmes and Carter Mysteries 2015

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CAPE MAY, NJ -  Crime fighters Sherlock Holmes and Nick Carter share top billing in East Lynne Theater’s Holmes and Carter Mysteries March 20 and 21.   The two mysteries:  Sherlock Holmes Adventure of the Copper Beeches and Nick Carter and the Strange Dr. Devolo are presented in the style of an old fashioned radio [...]






Cape May Crab and Beer Festival Photos 2014

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Cape May, NJ – The normally sedate Emlen Physick Estate on Washington Street was overrun with crowds Saturday at lunchtime looking for two things: crabs and beer. First, they had to wend their way through lines of all the typical vendors found at crafts and flea market fairs. Then, the hungry masses lined up not [...]






Cape May Best Bets August 2014

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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 [...]






West Cape May Farmer’s Market August Bounty 2014

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Cape May, NJ -  August in Cape May is prime time for Jersey tomatoes and peaches and all that other good local stuff.  But you have to get to the West Cape May Farmer’s Market early if you want to score some Brandywines and Yellow Boys.  Business is booming at the Tuesday afternoon market this [...]






Cape May Sails on New Jersey’s Tall Ship

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Cape May, NJ -  If you’re looking for a family friendly activity to break up that August beach vacation,  you’re in luck. New Jersey’s tall ship, the Schooner A.J. Meerwald, will be docking in Cape May this month. The restored 1928 Delaware Bay oyster schooner was one of many schooners built in Southern New Jersey [...]