The Wildwoods Host 9th Annual New Jersey State Crab Festival Aug. 4

A day of “crabby” fun for all ages!

 The 9th Annual New Jersey State Crab Festival will be held on Saturday, Aug. 4 for a day of family fun and all things crabby!

The event takes place in front of the Ice House Restaurant, located at 4415 Park Blvd. in Wildwood, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. featuring bushels of blue claw... Read More


Drink of the Week: Orange Crush Martini

For this week’s drink of the week, we chose a refreshing cocktail that’s no stranger to Cape May County. Orange crushes grace the menus of many Jersey Shore establishments, but this week’s drink of the week, the Orange Crush Martini from Surf Dog Bar & Grill, adds an elegant twist to this classic.

As we took our seat at the bar, local mixologist Bryttany made us... Read More


Do The Shore: July 18 to July 24

Cape May Lighthouse Family Fun Day
Wednesday, July 18 at 9 a.m.
Cape May Lighthouse, 215 Lighthouse Ave., Cape May Point

The 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, located in Cape May Point State Park, becomes a beacon for family fun this summer during Family Fun Days. Kids will enjoy hands-on activities like pirate hat-making, along with performers and kid-friendly... Read More


Rootstock Vineyard Concert Series at Hawk Haven: Jeffrey Gaines

In its fourth year, the Rootstock Vineyard Concert Series presented by Hawk Haven Vineyard features renowned musicians, award-winning wines and food trucks at Hawk Haven’s scenic vineyard setting. Every Friday the concert events start at 4 p.m. Tickets are $5 in advance (until noon the day of the show) and $10 at the door.

Rootstock Vineyard Concert Series is a feast for the senses,... Read More


DoTheShore in Style: July 20

While the perfect tan has long been considered the most coveted summer look, we have the lowdown on this season’s official fashion trends. Whether you’re hitting the beach, boards, restaurants or bars, we’ll make sure you Do The Shore in style!

For all of our fishermen, 5 Mile Marketplace has just the outfit for you to hit the water! Choose either a Wave Life performance fishing polo or... Read More


Enjoy Food Trucks and a Beautiful Sunset at the New Crest Sunset Festival

A brand new event is coming to Wildwood Crest at the end of the month. The Crest Sunset Festival will take place along Sunset Lake starting at Louisville Avenue and Bayview Drive in Wildwood Crest. Food trucks, crafters, music and family entertainment will line the area on Sunday, July 29 from 4 to 9 p.m.

The Crest Sunset Festival will feature food trucks like Baby Blues BBQ, House of... Read More


'Railroad Days' Event at Historic Cold Spring Village, July 21-22

All aboard! Historic Cold Spring Village’s Annual Railroad Days will be held on Saturday, July 21 and Sunday, July 22 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Crest Savings Bank, Railroad Days is the perfect outing for folks interested in railroad history, model and toy trains, or just enjoying a unique collection in a unique historical setting.

Visitors will find presentations,... Read More


Ocean Galleries Hosts British Impressionist, Kerry Hallam

Ocean Galleries welcomes the renowned British Impressionist Kerry Hallam to Stone Harbor for his first ever exhibition in the seashore community. The new exhibit, “Along the Coast,” will feature many coastal themed paintings as well as his signature nautical chart... Read More


10 Beach Reads that will Keep your Gears Turning this Summer

By Mary Buzby

1. How Google Works by Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg
As technology grows to become a bigger part of our daily lives, it’s important to stay informed, especially with the big business that’s dominating the industry. Learn about Google, from its founding history to the road of success – because if it’s in a... Read More


What to do When the Skies Aren’t Blue: Theater Review

The father of literature, William Shakespeare, once wrote, “All the world’s a stage,” in his comedy “As You Like It.” But on a dreary Cape May County day, why not check out the indoor stages of talented local theater companies? When skies aren’t blue, let the latest shows from Cape May’s theater companies impress you.

East Lynne Theater Company

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