THE WILDWOODS – The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce presents the 13th Annual Fabulous ‘50s and Beyond Weekend Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15 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 Friday night, October 14 inside the Wildwoods Convention Center with a Dance Party featuring The Cameos, a Nifty Fifty’s Dance Band who is guaranteed to get everyone moving and grooving to classic oldies. The Dance Party takes place from 7 to 11 p.m. and admission is $15 per person plus tax and fee. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Saturday, October 15 will feature an afternoon of outdoor fun and music during the FREE Fabulous ‘50s Street Fair at Fox Park, located across from the Wildwoods Convention Center on Ocean Avenue, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Street Fair will include live entertainment throughout the day, a classic car show, a Doo Wop ‘50s Bus Tour, food and craft vendors, contests and much more.
Saturday evening at 7 p.m., the weekend’s featured event – the Fabulous ‘50s and Beyond Concert – will take place in the Oceanfront Arena at the Wildwoods Convention Center. The star-studded musical line-up will feature Bobby Rydell, Little Anthony & The Imperials and Shirley Alston Reeves.
Tickets are currently on sale and prices are $49.50 per person plus tax for stadium seating and $65.50 per person plus tax for floor seating. For additional information or to purchase tickets, visit www.gwcoc.com, The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce at 3306 Pacific Ave. in Wildwood, or call (609) 729-4000. Tickets are also available through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations or (800) 745-3000.
For additional information about the Fabulous ‘50s & Beyond Weekend and a complete list of weekend activities, visit www.gwcoc.com or call (609) 729-4000.