Cape May

Cape May is America’s oldest seaside resort, designated a National Historic Landmark in 1976. Full of beautiful Victorian architecture and B&Bs, Cape May is considered a New Jersey gem. When you visit this charming town, you’ll witness firsthand how it truly embraces its arts, culture and history.

Things to Do

Varied interests are accommodated within Cape May’s Victorian setting, with two miles of beautiful beaches, top theatre companies, special tours, multiple historic landmarks and much more.

Washington Street Mall


Washington Street Mall

Shop, dine and relax at the Washington Street Mall in the heart of Cape May. Experience unique shopping and over 10 restaurants, all within three blocks. 

Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities


Tours & Historical Sites

The Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC) offers a year-round calendar of tours promoting Cape May’s rich history and culture. The Emlen Physick Estate and the Cape May Lighthouse are two of MAC’s historical sites worth visiting.


Cape May is home to three talented local theatre companies: Cape May Stage, East Lynne Theater Company and Elaine’s Dinner Theater. Let the latest shows from these companies impress you!

Food & Drink

Long renowned for fine dining, Cape May’s restaurants offer quality meals of every cuisine to please your palate. Here, you’ll find casual to formal dining options for every meal that will satisfy any craving.


Cape May plays host to an abundance of events without compromising its tranquil, slow-paced and relaxing atmosphere

Friday, November 15, 2019
Cape May - Join us Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Middle Township Performing Arts Center for ‘I Am Redeemed.’ Doors open at 6 p.m. and general admission seating starts at 6:30 p.m. The recommended ticket price is a donation of $15 at the door. ‘I Am Redeemed’ is a dance concert that will benefit the... Read More


The fun doesn’t stop when the sun goes down! You’ll find the best nightlife along Beach Avenue, as well as in other bars and restaurants throughout Cape May. Jam to the hottest local bands, DJs and musicians!
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Don Shaw 7-11pm
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Darin MacDonald 7-11pm
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Jason Long on Piano 5:30-7:45pm
Matt Diventi 7-11pm
Jazz Night! 8pm
Friday, November 15, 2019
Dean Schneider 5:30-10:30pm
AJ Luca 8pm-12am
Nate Cwik 8pm-12am
DJ Entertainment 9:30pm-12am
Billy D Light 9:30pm-1am

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