Events

All year round, Cape May County plays host to a full calendar of events for those of all ages. Check out the upcoming special events below!

DoTheShore This Week

For a quick look at what's happening soon, check out our weekly roundup at the link below.

Do The Shore: Sept. 19 to Sept. 25

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Ocean City - The 10th annual Walk for the Wounded will be held Saturday, Sept. 22 on the Ocean City Boardwalk. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in front of the Music Pier. A ceremony honoring soldiers is at 9:30 a.m., and the walk begins at 10 a.m. The entire extended Ocean City community has always come out in... Read More
Cape May - On Saturday, Sept. 22 at 9 a.m., SUP Cape May will host the second annual City Meets the Beach Paddle Race & Benefit. This seven-mile paddle race will raise money for the Children’s Fresh Air Home (CFAH)  organization, a nonprofit organization that provides a no-cost, enriching summer... Read More
Stone Harbor - The Stone Harbor Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the 7th Annual Savor September Wine, Beer & Food Festival on Saturday, Sept. 22 from noon to 8 p.m. along Stone Harbor’s 96th Street downtown shopping district. Enjoy tastings from local wineries and breweries under two large tasting... Read More
Wildwoods - The Borough of Wildwood Crest hosts its annual Seafarers’ Celebration Saturday, Sept. 22 – a yearly end-of-summer festival set to take place along beautiful Sunset Lake in Wildwood Crest. The celebration begins Saturday, Sept. 22 with a street festival along Sunset Lake on New Jersey Avenue... Read More
Wildwoods - The Wildwoods announce the first annual FALL FEST Food Truck and Music Festival on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 2 to 8 p.m. Food and music enthusiasts are invited to this one-of-a-kind festival at Fox Park, located on Ocean Avenue in Wildwood, directly across from the Wildwoods Convention Center... Read More
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Off Shore - The Middle Township Economic Development Council is excited to announce the fifth annual Restaurant Week in Middle Township Sunday, Sept. 23 through Friday, Sept. 28. Middle Township’s Restaurant Week is a six-day promotion that features unique dining options in Middle Township and the... Read More
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Cape May, Off Shore - If one wishes to immerse him or herself in theater and save money, then the 2nd Annual Theater Week in Cape May from Sept. 26-30 is the perfect time for both. East Lynne Theater Company is offering the New Jersey premiere of "Silent Sky," written by Lauren Gunderson, currently the... Read More
Off Shore - Tickets are now on sale for Ocean City's 4th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 12 noon at the Tuckahoe Inn in Beesley's Point. There will be a Victorian wedding presented by Uniquely Yours of Cape May, as well as contemporary fashions. After the fashion show, there will be... Read More
Friday, September 28, 2018
Wildwoods - A heaping helping of Olde World Italy will be served with amore and plenty of white, red and green during the 14th Annual Olde Time Italian Festival Friday, Sept. 28 and Saturday, Sept. 29. Hosted by the Sons of Italy of Wildwood, this family-fun event will take place in Fox Park, located on... Read More
Wildwoods - MudHen Brewing Company will extend the season and host the First Annual MudHen Oktoberfest starting at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 28. The fun lasts until 12 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 30. Live music, activities and lawn games are scheduled throughout the weekend. Music includes: • Sept. 28:... Read More
Wildwoods - The thrill and exhilaration of monster truck racing comes to the Wildwoods’ award-winning beaches Friday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Sept. 30 with ‘Monsters on the Beach’ Monster Truck Beach Races presented by Wildwood Motor Events. Be prepared for an action-packed weekend that will be sure to... Read More
Wildwoods - This fall, Oktoberfest takes over Morey’s Piers with three consecutive weekends of German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and much more. On Friday, Sept. 21 at 5 p.m., the annual festivities kick off with a ceremonial keg tapping of Warsteiner beer, live... Read More
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Sea Isle - Celebrate Sea Isle City’s rich fishing industry during the Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization’s annual Harborfest on Sept. 29 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be held in Marina Park at 42nd Place & the bay and will feature live music, delicious seafood and a variety... Read More
Off Shore - The public is invited to come to the 4th Annual Cape May County 4-H Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, hosted by the Cape May County Board of Agriculture and the 4-H Livestock Program! The 4-H Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch takes place on Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 29-30, Oct. 6-7 and Oct. 13-14 from 11 a... Read More
Friday, October 5, 2018
Off Shore - The area’s most authentic Oktoberfest will be held on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5, 6 and 7 at the Rio Station. Oktoberfest at the Rio features home-cooked German food including German sausage, Weiner Schnitzel, potato pancakes and more. While not directly from Germany, the sausage comes... Read More
Cape May - Cabanas and Carney’s are hosting the first annual Blues, Brews and Bar-B-Q’s of Cape May music festival on Friday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m., located between Jackson and Decatur streets on the beachfront. This two-day event will feature local and popular blues artists,... Read More
Off Shore - North Wildwood Elks Lodge #1896  will host the annual “Hood Murphy” Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, Oct. 5 at Avalon Golf Club, 510 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House. Registration and lunch begin at 12 p.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Golfer registration is $125 per golfer if paid by... Read More
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Cape May - Yum! Lima beans! What? You don’t think so? Come to the Lima Bean Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6 where this lovely and lowly legume gets to be the center of our celebration. You will be amazed at the way the lima bean can be rendered, regaled, represented, respected and rejected. Wait!? Not rejected... Read More
Off Shore - In its second year, the Cape May Wine & Music Festival presented by Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery will be held on Oct. 6-7. The festival features world class musicians, the finest New Jersey wineries, a craft beer garden and tasty street food vendors. One-day general admission is $... Read More
Wildwoods - The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce presents the 11th Annual Seafood and Music Festival Saturday, Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. featuring a full day of eating, dancing and all-out fun, all taking place along Atlantic Avenue between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues in Wildwood. The free... Read More
Off Shore - WheatonArts and Cultural Center is celebrating its 20th year of the Festival of Fine Craft on Oct. 6 and 7, rain or shine! This event, sponsored by OceanFirst, features the works of 150 contemporary and traditional artists and crafts people. Throughout the WheatonArts campus, artists working in... Read More
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Off Shore - Join the Women for God of the First United Methodist Church of Cape May Court House for a bus trip to the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C. The bus trip will take place on Thursday, Oct. 11. At 7:30 a.m., the bus will leave the Acme parking lot in Cape May Court House. The bus will make... Read More
Friday, October 12, 2018
Wildwoods - The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce presents the 15th Annual Fabulous ‘50s and Beyond Weekend Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13 in the Wildwoods – a two-day celebration paying tribute to the 1950s and highlighting the Wildwoods’ role in the birth of Rock ‘n Roll music. The fun begins... Read More
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Off Shore - One month after Miss America 2019 was chosen in Atlantic City, the Middle Township Performing Arts Center will participate in the process of selecting a Miss America 2020 by hosting two regional contests. On the evening of Saturday, Oct. 13 at 5 p.m., one winning contestant each from the... Read More
Sunday, October 14, 2018
Cape May - TEDxCapeMay returns to the Jersey Shore for its seventh season on Sunday, Oct. 14 to find "Common Ground" with 12 outstanding speakers and performers, each challenged with presenting a novel "idea worth spreading" in 18 minutes or less. Topics range from the #MeToo movement to... Read More
Friday, October 19, 2018
Wildwoods - The Good Eats Food Truck Festival is a delicious event in South Jersey this season. Visit us at Wildwood's Fox Park on May 19 and Oct. 20 for world cuisine, music from DJ Slice, fun for the kids and more. 12 food trucks will line Fox Park along with retail and craft vendors to provide the ultimate... Read More
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Wildwoods - ICONA Resort Diamond Beach will be hosting a beer and wine festival featuring over 20 breweries and wineries. The festivities will begin at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 and the event will run until 4 p.m. the same day. Guests will enjoy a myriad of activities including four... Read More