Events

All year round, Cape May County plays host to a full calendar of events for those of all ages. Check out the upcoming special events below!

DoTheShore This Week

For a quick look at what's happening soon, check out our weekly roundup at the link below.

Do The Shore: Oct. 10 to Oct. 16

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Cape May - From Thursday, Oct.18 to Sunday, Oct. 21, New Jersey Audubon (NJA) will host birders from far and wide for a weekend immersion into one of National Geographic Magazine's best places in the world for birding - Cape May. NJA and its Cape May Bird Observatory are also taking over Cape May... Read More
Friday, October 19, 2018
Ocean City - This weekend, the Ocean City Boardwalk will be host to a first-time major event for Ocean City. Vintage (1948-1965) 356 series Porsche owners will roll into town this week for their “East Coast Holiday.” This is the first time Ocean City has been host to the event, and the public will have three... Read More
Cape May - Cape May Film Society and Burkard Studio present “Under an Arctic Sky,” an intriguing film following the thrilling adventures of six surfers in search of perfect waves as far north as possible.  Experience the breathtaking fjords of Iceland's Hornstrandir Nature Reserve. Feel the swells of... Read More
Wildwoods - Join the Spirit Parent Boosters for Designer Bag Bingo Night on Friday, Oct. 19 at Anglesea Fire Hall, 201 New Jersey Ave., North Wildwood. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the first game will be called at 7 p.m. Cost is $30 in advance or $35 at door which includes 10 games of Bingo. Other special games... Read More
Sea Isle - On Friday, Oct. 19, Sea Isle City’s Division of Recreation will host the resort’s annual Halloween Parade starting at 7 p.m. along Landis Avenue (45th Street to JFK Boulevard). The parade will feature a wide variety of eye-catching participants and entertainers who will walk, cruise along on... Read More
Wildwoods - The NJ Fall RV Show is returning to the Wildwoods Convention Center Friday, Oct. 19 through Sunday, Oct. 21 where you’ll find the best-selling brands in the industry from New Jersey’s biggest and best RV dealers. The show will feature a large variety of recreational vehicles displayed inside the... Read More
Off Shore - MARMORA - The 2nd Annual Wayside Village Harvest Festival is set for Oct. 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. This event is fun for the whole family with food, drinks, giveaways and door prizes, hosted by 95.1 WAYV's Diane Mitchell! “This event was a huge success last year and I’m glad that we are... Read More
Cape May - “You won’t see this anywhere else unless you hop on a plane to the Amazon or Southeast Asia,” says “Nature” Nick Jacinto, who has headlined with his animals in everything from backyard birthday parties, to swanky corporate events in the Big Apple, to appearances on national TV shows on CNN and Fox... Read More
Friday, October 19, 2018
Wildwoods - The Good Eats Food Truck Festival is a delicious event in South Jersey this season. Visit us at Wildwood's Fox Park on May 19 and Oct. 20 for world cuisine, music from DJ Slice, fun for the kids and more. 12 food trucks will line Fox Park along with retail and craft vendors to provide the ultimate... Read More
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Cape May, Ocean City, Stone Harbor - Lighthouses and select museums throughout the state will host the Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey on Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21. Challenge yourself to visit each participating lighthouse over the weekend as you tour the state to help raise funds for continued lighthouse... Read More
Cape May - Jennifer Valentine, Director of Program Services for Court Appointed Special Advocates, will attend the world premiere of Cape May Stage’s “The Shuck” by Cape May County native Shawn Fisher, directed by award-winning director Roy Steinberg, on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Cape May Stage will... Read More
Off Shore - The Spirit Players of St. John Neumann Parish will be presenting their new show, “Gold Diggers, Sharp Shooters and Soul Seekers,” at the Parish Hall, 680 Townbank Rd. on Saturdays, Oct. 20 and 27 at 7 p.m. and Sundays, Oct. 21 and 28 at 3 p.m. The show is a terrific mix of Broadway, Comedy and... Read More
Wildwoods - ICONA Resort Diamond Beach will be hosting a beer and wine festival featuring over 20 breweries and wineries. The festivities will begin at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 and the event will run until 4 p.m. the same day. Guests will enjoy a myriad of activities including four... Read More
Off Shore - The township’s annual Costume Halloween Parade and Costume Contest will be held on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 11 a.m. at Historic Cold Spring Village. Ghouls and goblins of all ages are encouraged to show off their costumes either as parade participants or spectators during the event. The parade will... Read More
Off Shore - Cannon Lodge No. 104 of Free and Accepted Masons, 370 Main St., South Seaville, will host a benefit spaghetti dinner on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the lodge for U.S. veteran Richie Burrows of Eldora. He has been diagnosed with brain cancer. All proceeds will go directly to the Burrows... Read More
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Wildwoods - Join Survivors of Cancer, Inc. (S.O.C.s) for a “Welcome Fall” Soup & Sandwich Luncheon at Anglesea Pub, 116 W. 1st Ave., North Wildwood. For two weeks, just $10 will get you the soup of the day and a non-alcoholic beverage, plus your choice of a chicken or steak sandwich with fries, a turkey... Read More
Cape May - Cape May’s annual Halloween Parade is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 21 beginning at 3 p.m. Prior to the parade, trick or treating on the Washington Street Mall will be held from noon to 2 p.m., sponsored by the Small Businesses of the Washington Street Mall. The parade route begins at Perry Street... Read More
Off Shore - Enjoy a fall evening at Cape May Winery in celebration of the Beach Plum, the official fruit of Cape May County! The public is invited to come to the Cape May County Beach Plum Association's 8th annual Oyster and Clam Roast on Sunday, Oct. 21. The event will take place from 6 to 9 p.... Read More
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Off Shore - The Cape May County Park & Zoo’s annual “Boo at the Zoo” event will take place Saturday, Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Cape May County Park & Zoo. Sponsored by the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders, this event is free and open to the public. Visitors of all ages are... Read More
Wildwoods - The Wildwoods Convention Center welcomes the North American Sea Glass Association (NASGA) for its 13th annual North American Sea Glass Festival at the Wildwoods Convention Center on Saturday, Oct. 27 and Sunday, Oct. 28. The festival, a favorite for adults and children alike, will feature a... Read More
Wildwoods - Join the Twelfth Step House for a Sober Halloween Costume Ball on Saturday night, Oct. 27 from 8 to 11:30 p.m.! The night will include fun, food, fellowship, music, dancing and special prizes, including gifts, baskets and gift certificates. Donations for the raffle are welcome and appreciated... Read More
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Off Shore - Come join the Ocean City Order of the Eastern Star on a fall foliage excursion on the Colebrookdale Railroad. A delicious brunch will be served in a Civil-War-era completely refurbished train dining car, with an open-air viewing car attached for the extra scenic enjoyment. After the two-hour... Read More
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Off Shore - Lower Township will honor military veterans during the community’s Veteran’s Day Parade on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 11 a.m. The parade will step off at the Villas Fire Department and travel south on Bayshore Road to end at Township Hall. The event will feature high school marching bands, fire... Read More
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Off Shore - The holiday shopping season officially opens on Wednesday, Nov. 14 when the Upper Township Business Association presents its 7th Annual Community Night! This free event is open to the public and will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Upper Township Elementary School. Local businesses... Read More
Saturday, November 24, 2018
Ocean City - Platinum-selling, 18-year-old vocal sensation Jackie Evancho will return to the Ocean City Music Pier for a Christmas show 7:30 p.m. Nov. 24. Jackie will perform a selection of songs from her critically acclaimed “Someday at Christmas” album. Jackie’s Christmas show is filled with classic Christmas... Read More