1. 6th Annual Field Day & Fun Night Carnival
Friday, June 3 at 9 a.m.
Woodbine Elementary School, 801 Webster St., Woodbine
The Woodbine Elementary School will be holding their 6th Annual Field Day and Fun Night Carnival on Friday, June 3. Our Field Day will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. All WES parents and guardians are invited to watch their child participate in the fun activities. Our Fun Night Carnival is from 4 to 7 p.m. Rain or shine! The carnival is open to everyone! Included will be bounce houses, pony rides, battle ball, dunk tank, bike rodeo, games, prizes and much, much more. Great refreshments are available including, meat pies, hot dogs, hamburgers, cotton candy, snow cones, popcorn, Kona ice and more! Everyone is invited. Come join the fun. This is a great community event and a great way to end the school year. For more information, call (609) 861-5174.
2. West Cape May Annual Strawberry Festival
Saturday, June 4 at 9 a.m.
Wilbraham Park, W. Perry St. & S. Broadway, West Cape May
Enjoy entertainment, crafts and food including plenty of strawberries throughout the day. Dieters beware – you won’t be able resist the ultimate strawberry shortcake, everyone’s favorite part of the day. Additionally, a sweet reign will be established as the new Strawberry Queen and King are crowned at the end of the day. The strawberry season is only about two to three weeks, so be sure to stop by West Cape May’s Strawberry Festival and gulp down as many South Jersey strawberries as you can! The rain date is Sunday, June 5. For more information, contact Diane Flanegan at (609) 884-9325.
3. Free Historic Cold Spring Village Sampler Weekend
Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 at 1 p.m.
Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Route 9, Cape May
Step back in time as Historic Cold Spring Village opens its 35th season with a free Village Sampler Weekend. Guests are invited to tour a selection of the Village’s 26 restored, historic buildings where historical interpreters demonstrate the trades, crafts and lifestyles of the “homespun era.” Enjoy games, crafts, historic dress-up and a special sale at the Country Store. For more information, call (609) 898-2300 ext. 10, or visit the Village website at www.hcsv.org.
4. Cape May Music Festival: Champagne Jazz Brunch Buffet
Sunday, June 5 at 10 a.m.
Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St., Cape May
Linger over a Sunday morning champagne brunch buffet at the Inn of Cape May during a Champagne Jazz Brunch at Aleathea’s. Enjoy live jazz from The Great American Songbook, featuring Mary Lou Newnam, saxophone, clarinet and flute, and Sonny Troy, guitar. Admission is $35.
5. Love for Lilyana Benefit, Family Fun Day & Spring Festival
Sunday, June 5 at 1 p.m.
Fox Park, Wildwood
On August 21, 2015 we tragically lost Lilyana Fernandez, a beautiful little 5-year old girl from Lower Township, to a rare strain of Bacterial Spinal Meningitis. The friends of Lilyana will be hosting a FUN-raising benefit. This exciting benefit will be a kid friendly “Family Fun Day” and will include awesome activities for all ages. Some of the kids activities include games for prizes, characters, princesses, face painting, balloon making, bounce houses, a costume contest, crafts, fire trucks and even our own “Fairy Godmother” makeover boutique. We will also have The Original Hot Spot serving up all of your boardwalk favorite foods and beverages for the attendees. This will be an outdoor event and will feature a live concert performed by our local favorite, Animal House Band, who will be rock’n out some Love for Lilyana on stage. There will also be awesome raffles baskets, games of chance, a 50/50 and so much more. Tickets for the event are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Tickets will also be available at the door on the day of the event. For more information, visit www.LoveforLilyana.com or contact Sarah Arena at (609) 602-3369.
To see all the ways you can Do The Shore this weekend, visit our events calendar at www.dotheshore.com/events.