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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Do The Shore: November 13 to November 19

Princess & Pirate Day at the Zoo
Saturday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m.
Cape May County Park and Zoo, 707 US Route 9, Cape May Court House

Bring your princess and pirates for a fun-filled day at the Zoo on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy Disney Trivia, character crowd interactions, photo opportunities, a scavenger hunt, princess & pirate crafts,... Read More

Get Ready for the Holiday Season in Ocean City

Downtown Asbury Avenue is decorated for the holidays, and a full schedule of special events is coming up quickly!

The celebrations in Ocean City begin “Earlier Than the Bird” on Saturday, Nov. 23. The annual downtown shopping extravaganza takes place from 8 a.m. to noon on the Saturday before Thanksgiving. Jump-start your holiday shopping and shop in your pajamas for early-bird shopping... Read More

Celebrate Princesses and Pirates Day at the Cape May County Zoo Nov. 16

Calling all Princesses and Pirates!  The Cape May County Park and Zoo’s annual “Princess and Pirate Day” will take place on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Cape May County Park in Cape May Court House.

Sponsored by the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholder, this event is free and open to the public.  Visitors of all ages are invited to wear their best dress-up... Read More

Kick-off the Holiday Season During Holiday Preview Weekend Nov. 22-24

Get a head start on the holiday season during the Mid-Atlantic Center for Arts & Humanities’ (MAC) Holiday Preview Weekend Friday, Nov. 22 to Sunday, Nov. 24!

The Physick Estate becomes a Christmas wonderland during the holiday season and Santa and his elves have decked out the Physick Estate with thousands of lights and holiday trimmings. Enjoy a wide variety of holiday tours and... Read More

Do The Shore: November 6 to November 12

Opening Second Line Parades + Exit Zero Jazz Festival
Friday, Nov. 8 to Sunday, Nov. 10
Cape May

More than 40+ sets of world-class music will be presented over the festival weekend on the Main Stages, clubs and streets of Cape May. Enjoy the Opening Second Line Parade on the streets of Cape May each day: from Convention Hall to Washington Street Mall on... Read More

What's Happening in Ocean City this Week

The Trail of Two Cities 5-kilometer run/walk will be held for the 24th time on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. The popular 5K (3.1-mile) race offers spectacular views over the length of a point-to-point course from Ocean City to Somers Point. The route travels the length of the Route 52 causeway in the lanes usually reserved for cars.

Registration is open and long-sleeved race T-shirts are... Read More

Cape May County Historical Museum Announces Winter Schedule

The Cape May County Historical and Genealogical Society has announced its revised winter schedule for The Museum of Cape May County and the Robert Alexander Library in order to conserve its resources and better serve the community during the busy summer season.

The Museum will be closed for general touring; however group tours of 5 to 12 can be scheduled by reservation only at a winter... Read More

Do The Shore: October 30 to November 5

Scarecrow Alley at the Physick Estate
Continues Wednesday, Oct. 30
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington Street, Cape May

Once again, the grounds of the Physick Estate will be transformed for a spooky Halloween, and Scarecrow Alley showcases homemade scarecrows -- from the ghoulishly gruesome to the foolishly funny! Visit the Carriage House Gallery at the... Read More

2019 Trick or Treat Hours & Halloween Events

Halloween is quickly approaching, and Cape May County offers many ways to celebrate the tradition of trick-or-treating! Get the kids’ costumes ready and read on to find trick-or-treating hours and other trick-or-treating events happening throughout the county this week!

Trick or Treat Hours
Avalon 5-8 p.m.
Cape May 5-7 p.m.
Dennisville 5-8 p.m... Read More