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How to Do The Shore this winter

When you say the word ‘beach,’ most people think sunny skies, hot temperatures and warm ocean water. In January, that’s not really the case at the Jersey Shore. Cold temperatures do not mean you can’t have fun with the whole family.

During the winter you can stay inside, cozy by the fire, or you can go outside and explore South Jersey in the snow!
1.   Bundle up and walk... Read More

Special Olympics NJ Returns to the Wildwoods for Polar Bear Plunge

Dig out your bathing suit and join in the fun of a polar bear plunge! The Special Olympics New Jersey returns to the Wildwoods to kick off 2019 with an icy plunge into the Atlantic Ocean during the annual Polar Bear Plunge on Saturday, Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. on the beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center.

The Polar Bear Plunge is a FREE event for spectators to watch, but plungers must... Read More

25th Annual Polar Bear Plunge Weekend in Sea Isle City

Be invigorated as never before – take the Polar Bear Plunge into the Atlantic Ocean, sponsored by LaCosta. All proceeds benefit city wide events sponsored by the Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization. The fun lasts all weekend long!

The weekend starts on Friday, Feb. 15 with the Polar Bear King & Queen Contest at 9 p.m. at LaCosta, 4000 Landis Ave., Sea Isle City.... Read More

7 Reasons to Do the Shore this Season

Whether you live in Cape May County year round or are a visitor from out of town, you’re guaranteed to love doing the shore this holiday season!

1. Get a new perspective of your favorite beach town.
Watch as your shore community transforms from a seaside paradise to a winter wonderland! You’ll be dazzled by the sparkling lights and festive decorations the shore is... Read More

Holiday Gifting Idea: 2019 Beach Tags

Stumped on what to get someone on your list? If your loved one is a beach lover, give him or her an early glimpse of the sun and sand by gifting beach tags for the next summer season! Some communities even offer special holiday tags, making for a festive addition to any beach tag collection. Read on for information about purchasing beach tags this holiday season in each municipality.

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Cape May County Offers Accessible Beaches for those with Disabilities  

Wheelchair access and surf chairs allow Cape May County’s beautiful beaches to be enjoyed by all!


Avalon

Handicapped Ramps to Beach: 21st, 23rd, 24th-27th, 29th, 30th and 32nd streets at the beach, and 8th Street & Avalon Avenue.

Hard-packed Gravel Paths from Street to Beach: 9th-20th, 32nd-40th, 44th,... Read More

The Wildwoods Convention Center to Host Sea Glass Festival Oct. 27-28

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 variety of sea glass artisans and authors from around the country, magnificent sea glass... Read More

RESCHEDULED: MX Bike & ATV Beach Races Will Be Held on the Wildwoods Beach Sept. 14-16

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO OCT. 11-14 due to upcoming severe weather.

MX Bike and ATV Beach Races, hosted by NJMP Field of Dreams, will be held on the Wildwoods Beach between Adventure Pier and Mariner’s Landing Pier Friday, Sept. 14, Saturday, Sept. 15 and Sunday, Sept. 16.

This is the only MX Bike and ATV Beach Race of its kind on the East Coast! The... Read More

Outdoors at the Shore

Add some adventure to your day at the shore with one of these outdoor activities – some are thrilling, some are relaxing and some are just plain fun!

Biking
Cruising around town or along a designated bike path with family or friends is a great way to relax and enjoy the summertime air. Styles of bicycles range from single person rides, such as the classic beach... Read More

Beach Reads: “The Distance Home”

“The Distance Home”

By Paula Saunders
Literary Fiction
Publication Date: Aug. 7, 2018

Set in the American West, this family saga focuses on sibling rivalry with dark secrets and struggles.  René and her brother Leon both share a passion for dance in a simple place with little promise, yet their lives are on remarkably different paths... Read More