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

Thursday, May 31 at 10 a.m.: Ghost Crabs, Mole Crabs and Fiddler Crabs
Wonder what shorebirds feed their young? Why those little birds run around at the edge of the surf? Who keeps the beach clean? Who lives in those holes on the beach and dunes? Find out in this program. The program will start with a slide show, then move to the beach where we’ll discover more about... Read More

Byrne Plaza Announces Official Grand Opening

WILDWOOD – Byrne Plaza, the beautiful outdoor event complex that has been built in Downtown Wildwood, will hold official Grand Opening celebrations on June 1 and 2.

The 3400 block of Pacific Avenue was once part of the booming night club scene, home to the Penalty Box and known as the “block that rocks.” Once the last of the night clubs were demolished in January, 2010, the 1.46 acre... Read More

Morey's Piers Welcomes Guests Back to Summer this Memorial Day Weekend

THE WILDWOODS – Celebrating 50 summers of family fun, Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Water Parks, located on the boardwalk of the Wildwoods, welcomes guests back to the piers for the unofficial start to summer on Memorial Day Weekend.

With the opening of Raging Waters Water Park on Saturday, May 26, guests can cool down on exhilarating water rides such as the River Adventure, Shotgun... Read More

Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market Kicks Off Season #5

On Saturday morning of Memorial Day Weekend, the Wildwood Business Improvement District (WBID) will kick off season #5 of the Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market at a new location and with many new vendors!
Over the past several years WBID has developed Byrne Plaza, a first-class event complex at 3400 Pacific Ave. in Downtown Wildwood. Byrne Plaza will be the new home for the Farmers Market... Read More

Annual Strawberry Festival Returns to West Cape May June 2

The 20th annual Strawberry Festival will once again be held this year in beautiful Wilbraham Park (West Perry & Broadway) in West Cape May on Saturday, June 2 (rain date June 3) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

This much anticipated event features over 100 vendors, all celebrating the official fruit of spring! Enjoy the Strawberry Shortcake prepared by the Cape May Technical High School... Read More

Cape May County Zoo Hosts 40th Anniversary Celebration

Join us for a fun filled day on Saturday, June 9 at the Cape May County Zoo as we celebrate the milestone of 40 years since its opening!

The public is invited to join this 40th anniversary celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and enjoy a day filled with festivities. Planned after the 11 a.m. ceremony will be a Keeper Talk at 11:30 a.m., introducing the newest members of the zoo’s primate... Read More


North Wildwood Sea Wall

Stroll along North Wildwood’s concrete seawall, beginning at Second Avenue & John F. Kennedy Boulevard, and take in breathtaking views of the ocean, inlets and rock formations. Sit on one of the many benches that line the trail, and be sure to stop by the historic Hereford Inlet Lighthouse.

Cape May Bird Observatory

Founded in 1976 by New Jersey Audubon, the Cape May Bird Observatory (CMBO) is a leader in research, environmental education, bird conservation, and recreational birding activities.

CMBO fulfills New Jersey Audubon’s twofold mission of connect people to nature and steward the nature of today for the people of tomorrow in several special ways.

First, embedded in... Read More

Nature Center of Cape May

Nature-focused campus featuring an observation tower, themed gardens & hands-on activities for kids.

Cape May Promenade

Cape May’s promenade runs parallel to Beach Avenue and stretches for nearly two miles, taking you on a scenic walk or run past Cape May’s beaches.


  • You do not need a beach tag to access the promenade. It is open to the public
  • There are access ramps
  • Public restrooms are located along the promenade approximately every half mile
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