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Family-friendly, Nature Programs and Nature Store Sale Days at the Cape May National Wildlife Refuge

Walk off your Thanksgiving dinner, see wonderful nature and find great buys!

Saturday, Nov. 24 and Sunday, Nov. 25, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Holiday Nature Store Sale Days
Don’t miss this big sale on shirts, stuffed animals, earrings, field guides and all the rest of nature-oriented goodies in our Nature Store. Everything is 10% off our already-discount prices.

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An Old-Fashioned Family Christmas Returns to Downtown Ocean City

An Old-Fashioned Family Christmas in Downtown Ocean City is scheduled for Nov. 23, the day after Thanksgiving. Asbury Avenue from 6th to 11th streets will be full of holiday spirit and entertainment to accompany everyone's holiday shopping experience beginning at 2 p.m.

Features of the day will include visits with Santa in a lifeboat at the Mark Soifer Park across from City Hall from 1... Read More

Sea Isle’s Holiday Extravaganza Set for Thanksgiving Weekend

Kick off the holiday season in Sea Isle City with several family-friendly activities planned for the Holiday Extravaganza over Thanksgiving weekend. Sponsored by the Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization, the event takes place on Nov. 23-24 and features two days of iceless ice skating, refreshments and entertainment at Excursion Park, located at JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue... Read More

Avalon Highlights Entertainment and Activities for Thanksgiving Weekend

Whether it’s a tradition or your first-time joining Avalon for Thanksgiving weekend, 2018 will not disappoint. The island boasts three days of action-packed activities for all ages to enjoy. From a tree auction, to character meet and greets, carnival rides, live music, festive refreshments and more! Avalon is here for the perfect kick-off to the holiday season.

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2018 Christmas Tree Lightings in Cape May County

Light up the holidays with these Christmas tree lightings in Cape May County!

Cape May – MAC’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m.
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May

At 7 p.m., Santa arrives to flip the switch for the festive Tree Lighting Ceremony on the grounds of the Physick Estate. That evening, the... Read More

2018 Christmas Parades in Cape May County

Sea Isle City Christmas Parade
Friday, Nov. 23 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.

Stone Harbor’s Annual Christmas Parade
Saturday, Nov. 24 at 6:30 p.m.
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‘Princess and Pirate Day’ at the Cape May County Zoo

Calling all Princesses and Pirates! The Cape May County Park and Zoo's annual "Princess and Pirate Day" will take place on Saturday, Nov. 17 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 Freeholders, this event is free and open to the public. Visitors of all ages are invited to wear their best dress up... Read More

Cape May County Offers Accessible Beaches for those with Disabilities  

Wheelchair access and surf chairs allow Cape May County’s beautiful beaches to be enjoyed by all!


Avalon

Handicapped Ramps to Beach: 21st, 23rd, 24th-27th, 29th, 30th and 32nd streets at the beach, and 8th Street & Avalon Avenue.

Hard-packed Gravel Paths from Street to Beach: 9th-20th, 32nd-40th, 44th,... Read More

Race from Ocean City to Somers Point During the 23rd Annual Trail of Two Cities 5K Run/Walk

The Trail of Two Cities 5-kilometer run/walk will be held for the 23rd time on Saturday, Nov. 3. 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 guaranteed... Read More

NEW DATE: Middle Township Looks Forward to 21st Annual Harvest Fest

Come celebrate Middle Township’s heritage at the 21st Annual Harvest Festival! Hosted by Mayor Michael Clark and the Township Committee, this free, family-friendly community event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 28 from 12 to 5 p.m. in Cape May Court House.

The downtown area of Mechanic Street near Township Hall will be abuzz with family fun for all ages, including craft and food... Read More