Family-friendly, Nature Programs and Nature Store Sale Days at Cape May National Wildlife Refuge

Saturday, Oct. 20 at 9 a.m.: Family Bird & Nature Walk
Visit this unique natural area, with a dune forest between untouched beach dunes and salt marsh. Birds and butterflies are plentiful. Binoculars can be provided. Walks last about an hour and a half and are fun for novice and experienced birders.

Sunday, Oct. 21 at 10 a.m.: Ecology of the Dunes... Read More


East Lynne Theater Company Presents ‘Poe’ and ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ in time for Halloween

East Lynne Theater Company presents two events in time for Halloween: “Poe by Candlelight” on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 8 p.m., and the silent thriller “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” accompanied by Wayne Zimmerman on the organ, on Sunday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m., both at the First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St. in Cape May.

This year, aside from reading stories by the master of the macabre for... Read More


CASA Comes to Cape May Stage

Jennifer Valentine, Director of Program Services for Court Appointed Special Advocates, will attend the world premiere of Cape May Stage’s “The Shuck” by Cape May County native Shawn Fisher, directed by award-winning director Roy Steinberg, on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Cape May Stage will donate one dollar from every ticket sold at this performance to CASA.

Ms. Valentine will lead... Read More


‘Under an Arctic Sky’

Cape May Film Society and Burkard Studio present “Under an Arctic Sky,” an intriguing film following the thrilling adventures of six surfers in search of perfect waves as far north as possible. 

Experience the breathtaking fjords of Iceland's Hornstrandir Nature Reserve. Feel the swells of their chartered boat as they depart on the cusp of the largest storm in 25 years. Despite various... Read More


CANCELED: Annual ‘Boo at the Zoo’ to be Held Oct. 27

Due to the weather, Boo at the Zoo has been canceled.

The Cape May County Park & Zoo’s annual “Boo at the Zoo” event will take place Saturday, Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Cape May County Park & Zoo.

Sponsored by the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders, this event is free and open to the public. Visitors of all ages are... Read More


Designer Bag Bingo Night

Join the Spirit Parent Boosters for Designer Bag Bingo Night on Friday, Oct. 19 at Anglesea Fire Hall, 201 New Jersey Ave., North Wildwood.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the first game will be called at 7 p.m. Cost is $30 in advance or $35 at door which includes 10 games of Bingo. Other special games will be offered at an additional cost. 50/50, food, refreshments and daubers will also be... Read More


Do The Shore This Weekend: Oct. 12-14

Check out what's happening this weekend!

15th Annual Fabulous ‘50s and Beyond Weekend
Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood

This two-day celebration pays tribute to the 1950s and highlights the Wildwoods’ role in the birth of Rock ‘n Roll music. The fun begins Friday... Read More


Do The Shore: Oct. 10 to Oct. 16

10th Annual Scarecrow Contest
Starting Friday Oct. 12
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 of scary and... Read More


Chili Chowder Fest Highlights the Weekend in Ocean City

Ocean City restaurateurs will be cooking up their favorite recipes for the third annual Chili Chowder Fest 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14 at the Ocean City Music Pier. The feast features a wide variety of chilis and chowders and is set up under the roof of the Music Pier loggia with great ocean views. A DJ and kids’ activities will add to the fun.

For the second year in a... Read More


7th Annual Community Night in Upper Township is Nov. 14

The holiday shopping season officially opens on Wednesday, Nov. 14 when the Upper Township Business Association presents its 7th Annual Community Night! This free event is open to the public and will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Upper Township Elementary School. Local businesses and community groups will showcase their products and services, as well as offer free product samples, giveaways... Read More