Down on the Farm Weekend, Aug. 4-5 at Cold Spring Village

Experience life on an Early American farm through hands-on activities and exhibits at Historic Cold Spring Village’s ‘Down on the Farm’ Weekend, Saturday, Aug. 4 and Sunday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Historic Cold Spring Village, an open-air living history museum, presents the trades, crafts, architecture and lifestyles of an Early American, rural South Jersey farming community.

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Cape Regional’s 7 Mile Island Designer House Tour is Aug. 11 in Avalon and Stone Harbor

Designer House Tour enthusiasts mark your calendars! Cape Regional Foundation is pleased to announce the 7 Mile Island Designer House Tour, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 11 from 11 a.m. through 4 p.m. Now in its 14th year, this year’s 7 Mile Island Designer House Tour features 10 unique and beautifully designed homes in Avalon and Stone Harbor – from bayfront to oceanfront and more.

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'Drain The Ocean' Next in Aviation Museum’s Free Lecture and Film Series

“Drain The Ocean” will be the last film featured in the FREE Lecture and Film Series at the NASW Aviation Museum on Aug. 2. This is a world you have never seen before - a world normally hidden under miles of water, the ocean floor. In this documentary, National Geographic removes the water using CGI animation, revealing a landscape of unimaginable scale with features more dramatic than... Read More

Rainy Day Guide: History Lesson

As revolutionary novelist Søren Kierkegaard once stated, “Life must be lived forward, but it can only be understood backward.” What better time to truly get in touch with our area’s history than a lazy, rainy day? We here at DoTheShore have decided to outline a few of Cape May County’s historical landmarks that are worth a visit so you can learn about our rich past, thus gaining a better... Read More

Hands-On History Weekend at Historic Cold Spring Village Invites Visitors Young and Old to Experience the Past

Two days of family-friendly, interactive and educational fun are planned for Historic Cold Spring Village’s “Hands-on History” Weekend, Saturday July 28 and Sunday, July 29 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Children will be given a “Pastport” at the start of their Village trip, which can be stamped at the buildings they visit after completing a take-home craft or activity, like writing with a quill... Read More

Antique + Artist Market Last Weekend of July at WheatonArts

WheatonArts and Cultural Center is hosting the Antique + Artist Market on Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29, rain or shine! This two-day event showcases WheatonArts’ resident and associated artists, and nearly 40 antique dealers in and around the Event Center at WheatonArts. Attendees can explore a wide selection of antique furniture, art, books, ceramics, glass, jewelry, linens,... Read More

Island Hopping: Cape May

Cape May County is a treasure trove of thrills, games, specialty seafood, happy hour specials, traditional family-style restaurants, beach gear, breakfast spots, sweet treats and relaxing rituals. Yet with its 620-square-mile span, this Jersey Shore county can be quite daunting. With all this ground to cover, where should you even begin? We’re here with our sixth edition of Island Hopping for... 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.

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Enjoy Free, Kid-friendly Activities During Family Fun Days at the Cape May Lighthouse this Summer

The 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, located in Cape May Point State Park, Lower Township, 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 entertainment, and adults will enjoy browsing among the crafts vendors, all at the base of the lighthouse. Climb the 199 steps to the top and... Read More

Cape May – Lewes Ferry, Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts Partner on Victorian Cape May Tour Packages

CAPE MAY — The Cape May–Lewes Ferry (CMLF) and the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts and Humanities (MAC) have again partnered to sponsor two package tours from the Ferry Terminal into the town of Cape May this summer. Package tours now include a box lunch from the Carriage House Café & Tearoom and feature two tour options — both of which include time for shopping.

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