Holiday Gifting Idea: 2020 Beach Tags

Stumped on what to get someone on your list? If your loved one is a beach lover, give him or her an early glimpse of the sun and sand by gifting beach tags for the next summer season! Some communities even offer special holiday tags, making for a festive addition to any beach tag collection. Read on for information about purchasing beach tags this holiday season in each municipality.

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2019 Christmas Parades in Cape May County

Check out all the Christmas Parades throughout Cape May County this holiday season!

Sea Isle City Christmas Parade
Friday, Nov. 29 at 6 p.m.

Sea Isle City’s annual Holiday Extravaganza will kick-off the holiday season in grand style with a parade from JFK Boulevard & Central Avenue to Excursion Park. For more information, call (609) 263-9090.

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2019 Santa Sightings

Santa's been spotted at the shore, and The Herald has your guide to finding him all over Cape May County this holiday season!

Ocean City Christmas in the Downtown – Visit with Santa
Friday, Nov. 29 at 1 p.m.
Asbury Ave., Ocean City

Join the merchants & Chamber in kicking off an old-fashioned Downtown Christmas. There will be caroling, free horse... Read More


2019 Christmas Tree Lightings in Cape May County

Light up the holidays with these Christmas tree lightings in Cape May County!

Cape May – MAC’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, Nov. 23 at 7 p.m.
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May

|At 7 p.m., Santa arrives to flip the switch for the festive Tree Lighting Ceremony on the grounds of the Physick Estate. That evening, the... Read More


Get Your Christmas Shopping Done Early with these Local Shopping Events

It’s never too early to start Christmas shopping! Start searching for those perfect gifts now and avoid the stress of last-minute running around. Read on to find some local shopping events that can help you check off everyone on your holiday gift list!

Cape May

Holiday Crafts & Collectibles Show
Friday, Nov. 29 & Saturday, Nov. 30 at 10 a.m... Read More


The Congress Street Brass Band to Play Free Holiday Concert on Dec. 20

Cape May County’s highly anticipated Congress Street Brass Band “Holiday Concert”, will be performed at 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 20 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, located in the heart of Cape May at 525 Washington Street. 

This celebrated Brass Band is made up of outstanding student and adult musicians from Cape May County and the surrounding area, and has presented beautiful brass... Read More


The Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra to Perform a Free Holiday Concert on Dec. 19

The Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra will perform a free Holiday Concert at the Paul Schmidtchen Theater at Lower Cape May Regional High School on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.

This “Big Band” jazz orchestra includes two dozen of the finest musicians in the south Jersey area, introducing new arrangements of some great holiday classics. In addition, unique selections will be performed by special... Read More


The Angelus Chorus to Perform Free Holiday Concerts in December

Join the Angelus Chorus for a wonderful evening of music and singing! The chorus will be performing five free community concerts during the month of December. The schedule is as follows:

Sunday, Dec. 8 at 3 p.m.
Our Lady of Angels RC Church, Mechanic Street/GSParkway, Cape May Court House

Monday, Dec. 9 at 7:15 p.m.
Cape May Methodist... Read More


Pearl Harbor Day Service in North Wildwood on Dec. 7

The "Veterans of Foreign Wars" North Wildwood Post 5941, will be hosting a "Pearl Harbor Remembrance Service" on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 at the Hereford Inlet seawall located in the parking lot of St. Demetrios Church, located at 321 St. Demetrios Ave. in the Angelsea section of North Wildwood.

The service will start at noon; all are invited to attend to remember those lost on December 7... Read More


The 5th Annual Captain Nick Fedoroff Community Christmas Celebration at Cape May Convention Hall

The Cape May Police Department announces the 5th Annual Captain Nick Fedoroff Christmas Community Celebration on Sunday, Dec. 15 from noon until 3 p.m. at Cape May Convention Hall, located at 714 Beach Avenue in Cape May. 

The event features free activities including bouncy houses, face painting, crafts, games, refreshments, entertainment and much more.  Santa will be stopping in from... Read More