The Wildwoods

Although only five miles long, The Wildwoods are jam packed with family fun! With FREE white-sand beaches, the world-famous Wildwoods Boardwalk, a diverse culinary experience, the hottest local nightlife and a calendar full of special events, there’s something for everyone in The Wildwoods. Be sure to explore the island and check out The Wildwoods’ unique towns – North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest – each offering its own adventures!

Things To Do

Beach bum? Thrill seeker? No matter what type of vacationer you are, there’s something for everyone in The Wildwoods! Relax and unwind on five miles of free beaches. Get active with biking, watersports, fishing or mini golf. Shop ‘til you drop at The Wildwoods’ shops on the Boardwalk and throughout the streets. Go wild at The Wildwoods’ many amusements and water parks. We promise, there will never be a dull moment in The Wildwoods!

The Wildwoods Boardwalk

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The Wildwoods Boardwalk

The Wildwoods’ award-winning Boardwalk is 38 blocks of family fun, packed end to end with shops, amusement piers, water parks, eateries, live entertainment and more. Your family can have a blast on the Boardwalk all day long, with plenty to do within its 2.5-mile span!

Amusement & Water Parks

The Wildwoods are home to great amusement rides, water parks and arcades to fill your day and night with excitement. Spend your afternoon staying cool at one of three beachfront water parks on the Boardwalk, then fill your evening with thrills on one of three amusement piers!

Downtown Wildwood

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Downtown Wildwood

Downtown Wildwood along Pacific Avenue is the go-to place for a great meal, a cold drink and the area’s best entertainment. The Wildwoods’ special event complex, Byrne Plaza, often plays host to special events, free movie nights, free concerts, a farmers market and fitness classes.

Food & Drink

From Boardwalk bites to waterfront meals, dining in The Wildwoods will not disappoint. Throughout the island, you’ll find casual to upscale dining establishments offering a diverse selection of cuisine. On the Boardwalk, you’ll find all of your favorite seaside treats. Pizza, French fries, ice cream, popcorn and even sit-down meals are available to satisfy your stomach. The options are endless!

Events

All year round, The Wildwoods features a full calendar of specials events for those of all ages. Food festivals, sports competitions, craft shows, ethnic celebrations, car shows and more. You name it, The Wildwoods hosts it!

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wildwoods - “Mama Mia!” the musical, which dominated Broadway for 20+ years and toured the country afterward, will appear at Wildwood Catholic High School as this year’s tour de force musical in November. This is the first year the production is open to high school production. Directed by Lisa DiBruno, the... Read More
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Wildwoods - Clothing Sale for Children! On Thursday, Nov. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Glenwood Avenue Elementary School’s cafeteria, there will be a Clothing Sale open to the public. The sale will include new clothes – shirts, pants, sneakers and more – just in time for the cold winter season. All items will be... Read More
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Wildwoods - Kick off the holiday season with the annual Family Holiday Celebration at the Wildwoods Convention Center! It will be sparkling with holiday lights and filled with the sounds of holiday music as the FREE Wildwoods Family Holiday Celebration continues from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a full day of... Read More
Wildwoods - Spirit Brands returns to the Wildwoods Convention Center for three weekends of cheerleading competitions with hundreds of teams bringing their dance moves, pom-poms and spirit to compete in the Oceanfront Arena! On Sunday, Nov. 18, the ARSC Recreation and School U.S. Finals will be open to all... Read More
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Wildwoods - We are preparing for the holidays! On Thursday, Dec. 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Glenwood Avenue Elementary School’s cafeteria, there will be a Christmas Bazaar open to the public. The one-night event hosts a shopping experience featuring local vendors and a light meal. The idea is to invite... Read More
Saturday, December 8, 2018
Wildwoods - An all-points bulletin will be in effect throughout Wildwood Dec. 8 as members of the Wildwood Police Department search for the master of merry mischief, the Grinch. Police will be running the Grinch out of town as part of the sixth annual Pinch the GrYnch 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk. The event will... Read More

Entertainment

The fun doesn’t stop when the sun goes down! You’ll find the best nightlife along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood and Pacific Avenue in Wildwood, as well as in other bars and restaurants throughout The Wildwoods. Jam to the hottest local bands, DJs and musicians!
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Open Pool
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Sindi Raymond Band 7p-10p
Richie Baker "Dogtooth Unplugged" 7p
DJ Angelo Ro
Quizzo 8p
The Locals Band 9p
Thursday, November 22, 2018
DJ Frankie Miller
Friday, November 23, 2018
Happy Hour with DJ Johnny Vee 4p-7p
Nosey Josey 6p
DJ Frankie Miller

What's New in Town

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