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 30, 2018
Cape May - Cape May Film Society presents “RBG.” At the age of 85, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has a lengthy legal legacy while becoming a pop culture icon. But the unique personal journey of her rise to the nation's highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans... 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!
Saturday, November 17, 2018
Bill Caterini 3p-7p
Darin MacDonald 8p-12a
Hevee Levee 8:30p-12:30a
DJ Dance Party 9p-12a
Dane Anthony 9:30p-1a
Sunday, November 18, 2018
Maddie Hogan 7p-11p
Monday, November 19, 2018
Don Shaw 7p-11p
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Dave Rettinger 7p-11p
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Live Acoustic Music 6p-9p
Friday, November 23, 2018
DJ Dance Party 9p-12a

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