Quiet Festival Returns Nov. 4   

Ocean City once again will welcome the calmer season with its annual Quiet Festival. This year’s event will take place Nov. 4 at the Ocean City Community Center, 1735 Simpson Ave.

The Ocean City Free Public Library, Ocean City Historical Museum and Howard S. Stainton Senior Center each will be host to activities during the festival. 

Activities include:

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Historic Cold Spring Village Holds First Annual Spooky Event, Ghoul Spring Village

On Nov. 3 from 7 to 10 p.m., Historic Cold Spring Village will be holding its first annual spooktacular fundraising event, “Ghoul Spring Village.” If you dare, please join us as we pierce the veil between the world of the living and the world of the dead. Venture to hear the true stories behind some of New Jersey’s infamous legends as you are guided through the darkness by lantern light. What... Read More


Do The Shore: Oct. 24 to Oct. 30

10th Annual Scarecrow Contest
Wednesday, Oct. 24 to Tuesday, Oct. 30
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May

Local families and groups have created their own scarecrows that are taking up residence beside dozens of others along “Scarecrow Alley” this Halloween season. The grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate have been transformed into a spectacle... Read More


Free Halloween Movie & Treats in Downtown Wildwood

The Wildwood Business Improvement District (WBID) will host a free outdoor showing of the movie “Hotel Transylvania 2” on Friday, Oct. 26! Prior to the movie, treat bags will be given to all children 12 years old and younger. The Halloween Movie & Treats event will be held at Byrne Plaza, 3400 Pacific Ave. in Downtown Wildwood. Don’t forget to bring your blanket or beach chairs and enjoy a... Read More


6 Safety Tips for a Spooktacular Halloween Night

Halloween is a fun-filled night for both children and parents, but sometimes it can pose a danger to trick-or-treaters. Before trick-or-treating on Wednesday, Oct. 31, be sure to review these tips for a fun, safe and spooktacular night!

1. Don’t let your children trick or treat alone. Make sure they walk with a trusted adult or in a group if they are old enough to walk without an adult... Read More


Ocean City First Night Buttons on Sale Now

All-inclusive admission buttons for Ocean City’s popular and family-friendly First Night New Year’s Eve celebration are on sale now. The price is a discounted $15 through Nov. 30, and they can be purchased at or by calling (609) 399-6111. You can also purchase tickets in person by visiting the Roy... Read More


Join Holmes and Watson in Cape May during Sherlock Holmes Weekends Oct. 26-28 and Nov. 2-4

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s master sleuth, Sherlock Holmes, with his loyal friend Dr. John Watson, return to follow the clues in a baffling new mystery for 2018, “Sherlock Holmes and The Case of a Siren’s Call,” written by playwright John K Alvarez. Cape May’s Sherlock Holmes Weekends are held at the historic Inn of Cape May, and presented by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities... Read More


East Lynne Theater Company Presents ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Adventure of the Speckled Band’

Step back in time on Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 26-27 and Nov. 2-3 at 8 p.m. when the award-winning East Lynne Theater Company presents Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “Sherlock Holmes’ Adventure of the Speckled Band” in the style of a radio broadcast, complete with live sound effects and commercials, just like the Sherlock Holmes’ radio series on NBC that premiered in 1930.

“The Speckled... Read More


Lower Townships Hosts First Annual Autumn Fest

The Lower Township Department of Parks and Recreation in conjunction with the Lower Township Healthy Youth Coalition and the Delaware River and Bay Authority will host the first annual Lower Township Autumn Fest! Autumn Fest will take place on Sunday, Oct. 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Cape May–Lewes Ferry Terminal Green, 1200 Lincoln Blvd., North Cape May.

The event will feature a... Read More


Do The Shore This Weekend: Oct. 19-21

Check out what's happening this weekend!

New Jersey Audubon's 72nd Annual Cape May Fall Festival
Thursday, Oct. 18 to Sunday, Oct. 21
Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., Cape May

New Jersey Audubon will host birders from far and wide for a weekend immersion into one of the best places in the world for birding – Cape... Read More