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Do The Shore This Weekend: Aug. 24-26

Check out what's happening this weekend!

Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show
Friday, Aug. 24 to Sunday, Aug. 26
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood

The Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show will feature over 125 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet at the Wildwoods... Read More

Family-friendly, Free Nature Programs at Cape May National Wildlife Refuge

Thursday, Aug. 23 at 10 a.m.: Ghost Crabs & Mole Crabs
Wonder what shorebirds feed their young, and who lives in those holes on the beach? Find out in this program, which includes a slide show and a beach walk, where we’ll find some of these mysterious creatures.

Saturday, Aug. 25 at 9 a.m.: Family Bird & Nature Walk
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2018 Junior Clamshell Pitching Tournament

As summer draws to a close, mark your calendars for a fun Cape May tradition—The Rich Reinhart Junior Clamshell Pitching Tournament. The longest-running contest of its kind in the region, the Junior Clamshell Pitching Tournament is set for Friday, Aug. 31 on Windsor Beach (across from Congress Hall) in Cape May. Registration begins at 11 a.m. and the tournament starts at noon.  The tournament... Read More

Island Hopping: Avalon

Cape May County is a treasure trove of thrills, games, specialty seafood, happy hour specials, traditional family-style restaurants, beach gear, breakfast spots, sweet treats and relaxing rituals. Yet with its 620-square-mile span, this Jersey Shore county can be quite daunting. With all this ground to cover, where should you even begin? We’re here with our 10th edition of Island Hopping for... Read More

‘Tri the Wildwoods’ Triathlon, 5K and Kids Race Returns Aug. 25 to the Beaches of North Wildwood

The 15th Annual ‘Tri the Wildwoods’ will take place Saturday, Aug. 25 along the beautiful beaches, streets and boardwalk of North Wildwood, with hundreds of athletes from across the country participating in this “rite of passage race.”

The Triathlon’s Sprint division will feature a 1/4 mile swim, 10-mile bike race and 3.1-mile beach/boardwalk run. The Sprint will begin at 6:30 a.m. The... Read More

Gray Day Guide: Embrace Nature

School may be out, but who says the learning has to stop? When you’re stuck inside on a non-beach day, consider getting out by embracing nature in a fun and educational way. Cape May County is the perfect natural environment for exploring the wetlands, salt marshes, native creatures and more. Read on to see where both kids and adults can discover nature in Cape May County and pass the time on... Read More

The Wildwoods Host Baseball on the Beach Aug. 18-19

Experience baseball in a brand new way on the beautiful, white-sand beaches of the Wildwoods! The Baseball on the Beach tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19.

The ages of participants of Baseball on the Beach are 9-13 and divisions include 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U and 13U. The games will be held on four different baseball fields on the Wildwoods Beach between Andrews... Read More

The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce Presents the End of Summer Beach Bash & Bonfire Aug. 24

Join the Wildwoods in saying ‘sayonara’ to summer at the Wildwoods End of Summer Beach Bash and Bonfire from 6 to 10 p.m. on the beach at Rio Grande Avenue in Wildwood on Friday, Aug. 24.

Don’t miss out on the Game Garden, s’mores pits, and fun for the whole family! Refreshments and food will be available for purchase. Coolers are welcomed but glass containers are not permitted. Guests... Read More

Family-friendly, Free Nature Programs at Cape May National Wildlife Refuge

Saturday, Aug. 18 at 9 a.m.: Family Bird & Nature Walk

Learn about this amazing natural area, with a rare dune forest between untouched beach dunes and salt marsh. Birds (both song and shore), wildflowers and butterflies are plentiful. Binoculars can be provided. The Nature Center also has an activity nook for smaller children. These walks of approximately one mile... Read More

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Miss Avalon

This 78-foot fishing yacht departs twice daily during the summer and offers full-day and half-day fishing trips, as well as private charter parties and nature cruises.