Beach Reads with Cape Atlantic Book Co.

This week’s beach read recommendations came straight from the professionals of Cape Atlantic Book Company of the Washington Street Mall. Daunted by Cape Atlantic Book’s comprehensive collection of both fiction and nonfiction titles, we asked owner Tony to point us in the right direction. He immediately led us to the store’s very own display of “Penguins at the Beach”, featuring seaside and... Read More


Meet East Lynne's "Sleepy Hollow" Cast and Crew

CAPE MAY - Meet the cast, playwright, and director of the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company's production of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" on Aug. 2 at an after-show Q&A. It's a wonderful opportunity for theater lovers to learn about those involved in this profession, and ask the cast and crew how and why they do what they do.
While "The Poe Mysteries" was... Read More

Activities, Events

Do The Shore 7/26-8/1

Being at the beach is all about having fun, so why not bring your laughs to the Cape May Comedy Festival on July 26th at the Cape May Convention Hall? Come and join in this town-wide event with stand-up and recognizable headliner comedians.

In Cape May County, the music never stops. Check out Stone Harbor’s Summer Concert Series featuring Heart to Heart. The concert begins at 7:30 pm on... Read More


Makeup Tips for the Summer

Make up trends in the summer can be tricky to follow, but make it easy with a quick rundown of the latest trends for this summer.
Red lipstick is very popular for this season. Outlining the outermost part of the lips with a red pencil and using a red matte crimson lipstick will make your lips look bigger and fuller. The color trend seems to have started in the spring, but it does not... Read More


Thrift Store Shopping on a Rainy Day

No matter where you go you, can always find a thrift store around where you can find proof of the old fashioned saying, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure”. You can find everything you need at a thrift store for a relatively cheap price. There are some thrift shops in Cape May County that you can stop by on a boring rainy day when looking for cheap but chic finds.
Arc Thrift... Read More


The 5 West Experience

From the makers of Tisha’s in Cape May comes an exciting new eatery combining the best features of a classic pub with those of a fine restaurant. 5 West Pub promises a great time every time with its cool, casual atmosphere, awesome cocktails, and stellar food.
5 West Pub’s menu offers much more than classic pub fare. In fact, diners can expect to experience both refined entrees and... Read More


M.S. Brown's Custom Wildwood Beads

This summer season, M.S. Brown Jewelers have collaborated with My Beach Bead to present brand new Wildwood and North Wildwood beads. Encased with real sand from the Wildwood beaches, these custom beads are available in a number of styles and colors each with or without the Wildwood or North Wildwood name screen printed on the bead. Crafted from handmade murano glass, no two of these beads are... Read More


Cape Atlantic Book Co.

A city like Cape May should NOT be without a book store. Thanks to Patrick Young and Tony Kerr, it isn't. After Cape May's only bookstore closed in November, former employee Tony and his partner Patrick opened Cape Atlantic Book Company. Open year-round and located in the middle of Washington Street Mall, this independently owned and operated business sells fiction and nonfiction, mystery and... Read More


Marq's Pub for Happy Hour

Cape May’s hidden gem, Marq’s is located on the first floor of the Marquis de Lafayette Hotel on Beach Avenue between Ocean and Decatur Streets and is frequented by both visitors and local residents alike. Celebrate Marq's Happy Hour from 4-6 PM nightly with their "buy one, get one free" dinner special and a cocktail. Marq’s also invites visitors to cool down poolside at the hotel’s scenic... Read More


Relax at Reeds at Shelter Haven

Reserve your summer stay today at your home away from home. The Reeds offers 37 distinctively designed guest rooms and suites that encompass fresh seaside breezes and breathtaking sunsets…a natural ambiance to rejuvenate and inspire you. Enjoy seaside’s best in comfort and serenity. Abundant and refined amenities lend themselves to so much more than rest. The Reeds also offers indoor and... Read More