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!

Saturday, July 21, 2018
Wildwoods - The Wildwoods announce the first annual WILDFEST Food Truck and Music Festival on Saturday, July 21 from 4 to 10 p.m. Food and music enthusiasts are invited to this one-of-a-kind festival at Fox Park, located on Ocean Avenue in Wildwood, directly across from the Wildwoods Convention Center.... Read More
Wildwoods - Get out your white clothes for this fun and colorful event in the Wildwoods! The Race Roll Dye 5K Color Run is coming to the Wildwoods for the second year in a row on Saturday, July 21 for a day of fun for the whole family. The ‘Race Roll Dye’ is a fun inflatable 5K obstacle course. It’s an... Read More
Wildwoods - There’s nothing better than sports in the summer sun in the Wildwoods! This year, Morey’s Piers brings beach hockey and beach lacrosse to the Wildwoods’ award-winning, white sand beaches. Morey's Piers will host the Sticks in the Sand Beach Hockey Tournament and the Sand Slam Beach Lacrosse... Read More
Sunday, July 22, 2018
Wildwoods - Wildwood Crest is tapping into a longstanding tradition at the New Jersey shore with the first annual Christmas in July Festival. The event will be held on Sunday, July 22 from 6 to 9 p.m., overlooking the bay at Sunset Lake along New Jersey Avenue from Atlanta to Miami avenues. The Wildwood... Read More
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Wildwoods - For one night only – Saturday, July 28 at 7:30 p.m. – World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) presents the WWE Live SummerSlam Heatwave Tour event in the Oceanfront Arena at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Anything can happen as tempers heat up on the road to this summer’s hottest event! Don’t miss... Read More
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Wildwoods - 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... Read More
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Wildwoods - 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.... Read More
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Wildwoods - Bark by popular demand, Morey’s Piers goes completely to the dogs on Saturday, Sept. 8. With a full line-up of fido-friendly events, pups, mutts and purebreds of all shapes and sizes are invited to celebrate the dog days of summer. The Doggie Dash kicks-off the tail-wagging events at 10 a.m. on... 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

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!
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Mike The Piano Guy & DJ Frankie Miller
Chris Huff 1p-5p
Danny Eyer Band 2p-6p
Joey DeNoble 2p-6p
Les DeRose 4p-6p
Tom Powdermaker 5p-9p
40 North 6p-10p (Sunset Deck)
DJ Styles 6p
Sunshine Jones 6p-10p
Carlos Morales 6p-9p

What's New in Town

Check out these updates from your favorite local spots in The Wildwoods!