Activities, Dining, Shopping

Winter WonderFEST Features Cape Henlopen State Park Light Spectacular, Christmas Village at the Ferry

Two unique holiday venues, one delightful Winter WonderFEST!  Produced by the nonprofit group Festival of Cheer, this holiday community activity features a fun-filled Christmas Village at the Lewes Ferry Terminal and a Light Spectacular throughout neighboring Cape Henlopen State Park. The dual complementary events will commence on Nov. 17 and continue through the month of December.

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An Old-Fashioned Family Christmas Returns to Downtown Ocean City

An Old-Fashioned Family Christmas in Downtown Ocean City is scheduled for Nov. 23, the day after Thanksgiving. Asbury Avenue from 6th to 11th streets will be full of holiday spirit and entertainment to accompany everyone's holiday shopping experience beginning at 2 p.m.

Features of the day will include visits with Santa in a lifeboat at the Mark Soifer Park across from City Hall from 1... Read More

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The Wildwoods Family Holiday Celebration is Dec. 1

Kick off the holiday season with the annual Family Holiday Celebration at the Wildwoods Convention Center! It will be sparkling with holiday lights and filled with the sounds of holiday music as the FREE Wildwoods Family Holiday Celebration continues from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a full day of shopping, crafts, face painting, local school children’s choruses & band performances, music, dance... Read More

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Sea Isle’s Holiday Extravaganza Set for Thanksgiving Weekend

Kick off the holiday season in Sea Isle City with several family-friendly activities planned for the Holiday Extravaganza over Thanksgiving weekend. Sponsored by the Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization, the event takes place on Nov. 23-24 and features two days of iceless ice skating, refreshments and entertainment at Excursion Park, located at JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue... Read More

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Avalon Highlights Entertainment and Activities for Thanksgiving Weekend

Whether it’s a tradition or your first-time joining Avalon for Thanksgiving weekend, 2018 will not disappoint. The island boasts three days of action-packed activities for all ages to enjoy. From a tree auction, to character meet and greets, carnival rides, live music, festive refreshments and more! Avalon is here for the perfect kick-off to the holiday season.

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Do The Shore: Nov. 14 to Nov. 20

7th Annual Upper Township Community Night
Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 6 p.m.
Upper Township Elementary School, 50 Old Tuckahoe Rd., Marmora

From 6 to 8 p.m., local businesses and community groups will showcase their products and services, as well as offer free product samples, giveaways and a chance to win a door prize. Additionally, businesses will provide... Read More

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2018 Christmas Tree Lightings in Cape May County

Light up the holidays with these Christmas tree lightings in Cape May County!

Cape May – MAC’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m.
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May

At 7 p.m., Santa arrives to flip the switch for the festive Tree Lighting Ceremony on the grounds of the Physick Estate. That evening, the... Read More

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2018 Christmas Parades in Cape May County

Sea Isle City Christmas Parade
Friday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m.

Sea Isle City’s annual Holiday Extravaganza will kick-off the holiday season in grand style with a parade from JFK Boulevard & Central Avenue to Excursion Park. For more information, call (609) 263-9090.

Stone Harbor’s Annual Christmas Parade
Saturday, Nov. 24 at 6:30 p.m.
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East Lynne Theater Company Presents ‘O. Henry’s Christmas Tales’

“One dollar and eighty-seven cents. That’s all, and tomorrow is Christmas,” sighed Della in “The Gift of the Magi,” just one of the O. Henry stories adapted and performed by Gayle Stahlhuth, who brings to life 30-plus characters in her memorized, unique tour-de-force storytelling style.

For seven times only, the Equity-professional East Lynne Theater Company will present “O. Henry’s... Read More

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‘Princess and Pirate Day’ at the Cape May County Zoo

Calling all Princesses and Pirates! The Cape May County Park and Zoo's annual "Princess and Pirate Day" will take place on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Cape May County Park in Cape May Court House.

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