Congress Hall Hosts Carnival on the Lawn Monday Nights Throughout Summer

Congress Hall is the place to be every Monday night this summer. The Lawn transforms into a carnival festival with booths, carnival hosts, games for all ages, face painting, balloon twisting, food, treats and more! Snack on some popcorn while playing skee ball. Chow down on yummy hot dogs while taking part in a pig race. You can even take a train ride on our Congress Hall Express. The whole... Read More

Get Fishing at Utsch’s

Founded 67 years ago by Ernest Utsch Sr. and Ernest Utsch Jr., Utsch’s Marina is operated today by co-owners Ernest Utsch III and Charles P. Utsch, who continue the tradition. Located at the east end of the Cape May Canal, Utsch’s Marina is home to the Utsch’s Marina Charter Fleet, offering various types of fishing trips to all. Want to fish on your own? The Bait & Tackle Shop can get you... Read More

Cape May County Fourth of July 2018 Fireworks & Parades


Finish your Independence Day celebration with a “bang” and catch one of these great fireworks displays as Fourth of July’s dusk turns to dark.


When: Wednesday, July 4 at 8:45 p.m.

Where: 30th Street Beach

Cape May

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20th Annual ‘Whale of a Day’ Family Street Festival

The Property Owners Association of Cape May Beach (Historic Townbank Inc.) announces once again our popular summer festival, ‘Whale of a Day,’ held rain or shine on Saturday, July 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This public event with FREE admission will be held at 201 Clubhouse Dr., at Town Bank Road in Historic Town Bank, one mile north of the Ferry entrance, North Cape May, Lower Township. Free... Read More

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

Saturday, June 30 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

Cape May Kicks Off Music in the Park – Free Concerts at the Rotary Park Bandstand

The City of Cape May is excited to announce the 2018 summer lineup for “Music in the Park,” free evening outdoor concerts in Cape May.  Over 40 concerts will be held in the beautifully renovated Rotary Park located at 400 Lafayette St. in downtown Cape May.

This year’s lineup has something for everyone, including many new acts.  Each concert will offer excellent entertainment in a... Read More

Burke Motor Group’s Annual Car, Truck and Cycle Show to Benefit Local Veterans

On Saturday, July 14, join Burke Motor Group and sponsor, Sturdy Savings Bank, for the annual Car, Truck and Cycle Show at 519 Stone Harbor Blvd., Cape May Court House.

 From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., bring the whole family to this free event and admire classic, high performance, custom cars, trucks, motorcycles and more!

The event will also feature a complimentary BBQ, vendors, Rita’s... Read More

Sea Isle’s 2018 ‘Sara The Turtle Festival’ will Feature Animal Exhibits, Live Music & Family-Friendly Entertainment

On Wednesday, June 27, Sea Isle City’s Division of Tourism will host the resort’s annual Sara the Turtle Festival at Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue, from 7 to 9 p.m. (rain date: June 28). The festival will include a variety of free family activities, live entertainment, nature displays and the chance to pet a menagerie of exotic animals.

Festival-goers of all ages... Read More

56th Annual Stone Harbor Arts & Crafts Festival

On Saturday, Aug. 4 and Sunday, Aug. 5, don’t miss this premier, nationally ranked event - the Annual Stone Harbor Arts & Crafts Festival! The Festival showcases over 200 artisans from more than 12 states displaying their work, as well as live music and children's activities. Now in our 56th year, Stone Harbor proves to deliver exceptional quality of experience in an unparalleled setting.... Read More

The Wetlands Institute Hosts Crabulous Crab Day July 13

Don’t miss The Wetlands Institute's annual Crabulous Crab Day on Friday, July 13 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.!  Enjoy a day filled with crab-themed activities and a few special appearances by Crabby Scute, the ‘Tute Terrapin.  Participate in activities to earn Krabby Dollars that can be redeemed for prizes!  We look forward to another fun-filled Crabulous Crab Day! Admission is $10 for adults, $8... Read More