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Middle Reluctantly Cancels Harvestfest

Middle Township today announced the cancellation of the 2020 Harvest Festival, citing public health and financial concerns. The Township had been considering a scaled-down event, but drastically reducing the number of vendors and attractions would make the event financially unsustainable.

“As with all our events, we worked hard to find a safe and sensible strategy for putting on the... Read More

Wildwood Crest cancels July music series shows, Christmas in July event

The Borough of Wildwood Crest has canceled all July shows in its Summer Music Series and the Christmas in July Festival scheduled for Saturday, July 25.

These cancellations are in response to Executive Order 152 by Governor Phil Murphy that limits the amount of people that can attend an outdoor social gathering.

Wildwood Crest had previously canceled the first four shows of its... Read More

Middle Township Postpones Fourth of July Fireworks until Labor Day Weekend

Middle Township has reluctantly announced that the Township's Fourth of July fireworks show will be postponed until Friday, Sept. 4. 

The decision came following Gov. Phil Murphy's daily COVID-19 briefing on Wednesday. During the press conference, Murphy affirmed that limits on outdoor gatherings would not increase from 250 to 500 people until Monday, July 6. When the state first... Read More

Wildwood July 4th Fireworks Cancelled

The Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA) and the City of Wildwood are disappointed to announce the cancelation of July 4th fireworks in the interest of public safety.

Wildwood Mayor Pete Byron and Commissioners Mikulski and Fitzsimons are making the call in an effort to discourage large gatherings on what is traditionally the busiest holiday of the... Read More

Colonial House Closed for 2020 Season

The Greater Cape May Historical Society will not open the Colonial House for the 2020 season. The decision to stay closed was a difficult choice for the Society formed in 1974. President Harry Bellangy cited the health and safety of the volunteers and visitors to the Colonial House is of great importance. “The Colonial House”, Bellangy said, ”has not been closed for the season that he could... Read More

Wildwood Crest Cancels Summer Music Series Shows through July 8

The Borough of Wildwood Crest has canceled the first four shows of its 2020 Summer Music Series at Centennial Park due to Executive Order 152 by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy that limits the amount of people that can attend an outdoor social gathering.

The canceled shows include performances by Parrotbeach on Saturday, June 27; Fuse Box on Wednesday, July 1; Don’t Call Me Francis on... Read More

"Who Was Lovinia Armour Coachman?" Event Postponed

John Wesley United Methodist Church-Swainton has announced that due to COVID- 19, the event titled, "Who Was Lovinia Armour Coachman," is postponed to a future date, to be determined. This event was to take place on June 20, 2020 at the church cemetery, followed by an old- fashioned picnic in the cemetery, "Glade in the Shade." It was the fourth event initially planned as the ongoing 180th... Read More

Lower Township Cancels Bayfront Independence Day Celebration and July Summer Concert Series

Lower Township Department of Parks & Recreation has made the difficult decision to cancel the annual July 3 Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks traditionally held along the bayfront in North Cape May due to COVID-19 mandated public safety restrictions.

The Lower Township Department of Parks & Recreation in association with the Delaware River and Bay Authority and Cape May... Read More