The Wildwoods

Although only five miles long, The Wildwoods are jam packed with family fun! With FREE white-sand beaches, the world-famous Wildwoods Boardwalk, a diverse culinary experience, the hottest local nightlife and a calendar full of special events, there’s something for everyone in The Wildwoods. Be sure to explore the island and check out The Wildwoods’ unique towns – North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest – each offering its own adventures!

Things To Do

Beach bum? Thrill seeker? No matter what type of vacationer you are, there’s something for everyone in The Wildwoods! Relax and unwind on five miles of free beaches. Get active with biking, watersports, fishing or mini golf. Shop ‘til you drop at The Wildwoods’ shops on the Boardwalk and throughout the streets. Go wild at The Wildwoods’ many amusements and water parks. We promise, there will never be a dull moment in The Wildwoods!

The Wildwoods Boardwalk

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The Wildwoods Boardwalk

The Wildwoods’ award-winning Boardwalk is 38 blocks of family fun, packed end to end with shops, amusement piers, water parks, eateries, live entertainment and more. Your family can have a blast on the Boardwalk all day long, with plenty to do within its 2.5-mile span!

Amusement & Water Parks

The Wildwoods are home to great amusement rides, water parks and arcades to fill your day and night with excitement. Spend your afternoon staying cool at one of three beachfront water parks on the Boardwalk, then fill your evening with thrills on one of three amusement piers!

Downtown Wildwood

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Downtown Wildwood

Downtown Wildwood along Pacific Avenue is the go-to place for a great meal, a cold drink and the area’s best entertainment. The Wildwoods’ special event complex, Byrne Plaza, often plays host to special events, free movie nights, free concerts, a farmers market and fitness classes.

Food & Drink

From Boardwalk bites to waterfront meals, dining in The Wildwoods will not disappoint. Throughout the island, you’ll find casual to upscale dining establishments offering a diverse selection of cuisine. On the Boardwalk, you’ll find all of your favorite seaside treats. Pizza, French fries, ice cream, popcorn and even sit-down meals are available to satisfy your stomach. The options are endless!

Events

All year round, The Wildwoods features a full calendar of specials events for those of all ages. Food festivals, sports competitions, craft shows, ethnic celebrations, car shows and more. You name it, The Wildwoods hosts it!

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Wildwoods - The Borough of Wildwood Crest hosts its annual Seafarers’ Celebration Saturday, Sept. 22 – a yearly end-of-summer festival set to take place along beautiful Sunset Lake in Wildwood Crest. The celebration begins Saturday, Sept. 22 with a street festival along Sunset Lake on New Jersey Avenue... Read More
Wildwoods - The Wildwoods announce the first annual FALL FEST Food Truck and Music Festival on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 2 to 8 p.m. Food and music enthusiasts are invited to this one-of-a-kind festival at Fox Park, located on Ocean Avenue in Wildwood, directly across from the Wildwoods Convention Center... Read More
Friday, September 28, 2018
Wildwoods - A heaping helping of Olde World Italy will be served with amore and plenty of white, red and green during the 14th Annual Olde Time Italian Festival Friday, Sept. 28 and Saturday, Sept. 29. Hosted by the Sons of Italy of Wildwood, this family-fun event will take place in Fox Park, located on... Read More
Wildwoods - MudHen Brewing Company will extend the season and host the First Annual MudHen Oktoberfest starting at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 28. The fun lasts until 12 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 30. Live music, activities and lawn games are scheduled throughout the weekend. Music includes: • Sept. 28:... Read More
Wildwoods - The thrill and exhilaration of monster truck racing comes to the Wildwoods’ award-winning beaches Friday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Sept. 30 with ‘Monsters on the Beach’ Monster Truck Beach Races presented by Wildwood Motor Events. Be prepared for an action-packed weekend that will be sure to... Read More
Wildwoods - This fall, Oktoberfest takes over Morey’s Piers with three consecutive weekends of German-themed revelry, live entertainment, a kids “Rootbier Garten” activity area and much more. On Friday, Sept. 21 at 5 p.m., the annual festivities kick off with a ceremonial keg tapping of Warsteiner beer, live... Read More
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Wildwoods - The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce presents the 11th Annual Seafood and Music Festival Saturday, Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. featuring a full day of eating, dancing and all-out fun, all taking place along Atlantic Avenue between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues in Wildwood. The free... Read More
Friday, October 12, 2018
Wildwoods - The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce presents the 15th Annual Fabulous ‘50s and Beyond Weekend Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13 in the Wildwoods – a two-day celebration paying tribute to the 1950s and highlighting the Wildwoods’ role in the birth of Rock ‘n Roll music. The fun begins... Read More
Friday, October 19, 2018
Wildwoods - The Good Eats Food Truck Festival is a delicious event in South Jersey this season. Visit us at Wildwood's Fox Park on May 19 and Oct. 20 for world cuisine, music from DJ Slice, fun for the kids and more. 12 food trucks will line Fox Park along with retail and craft vendors to provide the ultimate... Read More

Entertainment

The fun doesn’t stop when the sun goes down! You’ll find the best nightlife along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood and Pacific Avenue in Wildwood, as well as in other bars and restaurants throughout The Wildwoods. Jam to the hottest local bands, DJs and musicians!
Saturday, September 22, 2018
LeCompt 11a (Deck)
No Irish Need Apply 12p
Billy McGovern 12p (Downstairs)
Shanty's 1p
Patsy Bradley (Tent) 1p
Celtic Connection 1:30p-4:30p
Sindi Raymond Band 2p-6p
Sean Fleming Band (Tent) 3p
Paul Moore Band 3p (Deck)
Ray Coleman 4p (Downstairs)

What's New in Town

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