Do The Shore: August 14 to August 20
Lower Township Summer Concert Series
Wednesday, August 14 at 5:30 p.m.
Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal Green, 1200 Lincoln Boulevard, Cape May
Family-friendly concerts return to the Cape May Green with the 2019 Summer Concert Series, brought to you by Lower Township and hosted by The Cape May-Lewes Ferry. Concerts run weekly every Wednesday night, featuring Separate Ways, a Journey tribute band, on August 14 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Guests are invited to bring beach chairs, blankets, picnic snack, family and friends and enjoy an evening of live music and the best sunsets. Admittance and parking are FREE. Food and beverages will be available to purchase. Carry-in alcoholic beverages are not permitted. For more information, visit www.cmlf.com.
Concert in the Park – Suite Inspiration
Wednesday, August 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Cape May County Park & Zoo, 707 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House
The Cape May County Park and Zoo is proud to announce a free summer concert series in the park. Join us Wednesday, August 14 for a special evening out, relaxing on the lawn in front of the bandstand at the park. There will be a performance by Suite Inspiration, who are now entering their 28th year as a Choral Band. The Suite's musical range keeps expanding, covering everything from doo-wop to country, vocal jazz to folk, calypso to contemporary Christian, and instrumental to A Cappella. For more information, visit www.cmczoo.com.
Wednesday, August 14 through Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m.
Wildwood Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to Wildwood on Wednesday, August 14 through Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m. at the Wildwood Convention Center. The famed team will feature a star-studded roster and one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment. Every game will showcase incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, hilarious comedy and unequaled fan interaction. You won't want your family to miss it – buy your tickets today! Plus, you can meet the team on the court before the game with the purchase of “Magic Pass” – a 30-minute pre-show that begins 5:30 p.m. – prior to the 7 p.m. game. Clinics take place each game day at the Wildwoods Convention Center from 10 a.m. –12 noon with stars of the team. Clinics cost only $49 and includes a ticket to the game (valued up to $45). To purchase tickets, visit ticketmaster.com, call (800)745-3000, or stop by the Wildwoods Convention Center Box Office.
Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Wednesday, August 14 and Saturday, August 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest
Enjoy live music for the entire family at the Centennial Park entertainment pavilion. The concert on Wednesday, August 14 will feature Twelve:01, performing dance and pop hits, and the concert on Saturday, August 17 will feature Damn the Torpedoes, a Tom Petty tribute band. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or chair! This event is FREE to attend. For more information, call 609-523-0202.
Anglesea Night Market
Thursday, August 15 at 5 p.m.
Anglesea Night Market, Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood
The Anglesea Night Market series continues Thursday, August 15. Enjoy 16 or more of the best food trucks along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. Indulge in eclectic eats, cocktails from the area bars and pubs, crafters and all of the excitement of the North Wildwood Entertainment District! Call 609-318-4504 or visit AngleseaNightMarket.com for more information.
Thursdays On Dune Family Fun & Concerts
Thursday, August 15 at 5:30 p.m.
Veterans Plaza, 21st & Dune Drive, Avalon
Thursdays on Dune returns for 2019 with an amazing lineup of family-fun and music from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Kids will enjoy fun activities and giveaways from 5:30 to 7 p.m., followed by a live band from 7 to 8:30 p.m. This Thursday’s performance is by Unity Reggae Band. For more information, visit www.visitavalonnj.com.
Cape May Free Movies on the Beach: The Secret Life of Pets
Thursday, August 15 at 6:45 p.m.
Cape May Convention Hall Beach, 714 Beach Ave, Cape May
This week, the exciting summer movie on the Cape May Beach is The Secret Life of Pets (PG)! Live music featuring local artists will begin at 6:45 p.m. on the Cape May Convention Hall deck. Children's activities begin at 8 p.m., and the featured movie will start at 8:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring beach chairs and blankets. In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be shown inside of Convention Hall and the live music and children's games will be cancelled. For additional information, visit discovercapemaynj.com or call 609-884-9565.
Free Concerts at the Rotary Park
Friday, August 16 to Monday, August 19 at 7 p.m.
Rotary Park, 400 Lafayette St., Cape May
The City of Cape May is excited to again host free evening outdoor concerts in Cape May. Each concert will offer excellent entertainment in a family-friendly atmosphere. August 16, John Clark Band; August 17, The Original Hobo Band; August 18, Sweet Adelines; August 19, Old School. Concerts are held every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday evenings at 7 p.m. Bring a beach chair or blanket to enjoy the entertainment comfortably. For more information, visit CapeMayCity.com or call (609) 884-9565.
Sixers Summer Shore Tour
Saturday, August 17 at 12 p.m.
Pig Dog Beach Bar BQ at Morey’s Pier, 3501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
Join in on the fun at the annual Philadelphia 76ers Summer Shore Tour! Come out to Pig Dog Beach Bar BQ on August 17 from 12 to 3 p.m. for a fun and free family event. There will be fun in the sun activities and games featuring appearances by 76ers players and alumni. The location is set to feature plenty of 76ers branding, including a massive inflatable replica of the team’s Ballin’ Ben mascot. Games and activities on-site will include pop-a-shot, sand art, cornhole, ladder ball and several more. The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome! For more information, visit www.nba.com/sixers/shoretour.
Kiwanis Club Chicken BBQ and Beer Fundraiser
Saturday, August 17 at 5 p.m.
Veterans of Foreign War, 419 Congress Street, Cape May
The Kiwanis Club of Cape May is having their 3rd annual Chicken BBQ and Beer fundraiser at the VFW on Cape May on Saturday, August 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. Chef Shriver will be serving famous chicken BBQ, pulled pork, cornbread, salads, and desserts. There will be quality local baskets and gift certificates, plus you can break out your dancing shoes and dance to DJ Tony Genaro. Tickets for adults are $25. The fundraiser benefits the Kiwanis children service programs. For more information, contact Kim Ford at 609-972-6710 or email@example.com.
Stone Harbor Festival of Lights Boat Parade
Saturday, August 17 at 9 p.m.
Along the Bayfront, Stone Harbor
Join in on the fun at the Festival of Lights Boat Parade in Stone Harbor on Saturday, August 17. The theme of the boat parade this year is “Lights of Broadway.” The Boat parade begins at the Yacht Club of Stone Harbor, then heads south around Paradise Basin and Sanctuary Basin. Boats will enter Carnival Bay, then Pleasure Bay. The boats continue north into Stone Harbor basin, followed by Shelter Haven, Snug Harbor, South and North Basins. Boats will return south and end back at YCSH where judging occurs on deck followed by the after-party. Competition categories include Best Dock Décor, Best Boat Décor, and Best Costume. Pre-registration for boaters required and can be done online at www.ycsh.org.
Wildwood Crest Food Truck and Movie Night
Sunday, August 18 at 5 p.m.
Sunset Lake at Louisville and New Jersey Avenues, Wildwood Crest
Join in on the fun at the Wildwood Crest Sunset Food Truck and Movie Night on Sunday, August 18 from 5 to 9 p.m. The festival will take place at Sunset Lake at Louisville and New Jersey Avenues. There will be gourmet food trucks and movie showing on the lake at 7 p.m. Get there early to enjoy delicious selections from food trucks from the tri-state area before you take your beach chairs or blankets down by the lake. Admission is FREE. For more information, call 609-316-4504.
Stone Harbor Family Fun Night
Monday, August 19 at 7 p.m.
Stone Harbor Fire House, 175 96th Street, Stone Harbor
There is no better way to learn about the local creatures found in the salty waters of the ocean or New Jersey back-bays than to experience them firsthand! The Wetlands Institute will bring an interactive learning experience as they teach about whelk, skates, sea urchins, sea stars, mud snails, and more! The experience starts at 7 p.m. Admission is FREE. For more information, visit www.stoneharbornj.org.
Sea Isle Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Movie 2
Monday, August 19 at dusk
Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue, Sea Isle City
Enjoy free family movies under the stars on Mondays and free classic movies under the stars on Fridays. This week, Sea Isle presents The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part. Don't forget your beach chair or blanket! Movies are shown at Excursion Park starting at dusk. For more information, visit www.visitsicnj.com.
Ocean City Mummers Night
Tuesday, August 20 at 7 p.m.
Ocean City Boardwalk, 6th Street to 14th Street, Ocean City
Visit the Ocean City Boardwalk every Tuesday night from 7-9 p.m. to watch the Mummers parade down the boardwalk. Expect a fun time for the whole family with live music, dancing and crowd interaction. For more information, visit oceancityvacation.com.