1. 7th Annual Stone Harbor Shiver
Friday, March 10 to Saturday, March 11
Join us for our 7th Annual Stone Harbor Shiver! The weekend kicks off on Friday, March 10 at the Shiver Pre-Party at the Yacht Club of Stone Harbor from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday’s festivities begin at Fred’s Tavern for “Kegs & Eggs” at 9:30 a.m., followed by the parade down to the beach, led by members of the Fralinger String Band. You and your team will have a chance to show off your Shiver wear and make your way on to the stage for a 90-second introduction and routine, where our judges will choose the “Best Of” for the event. We’ll hit the surf at approximately 1 p.m. for a dip in the chilly Atlantic! This year’s charity is Family Promise of Cape May County. Learn more at www.familypromisecmc.org. Registration is $20 for children and $30-$45 for adults. Register at www.active.com.
2. Spirit Brands National Rec & School Cheerleading Championships
Saturday, March 11 at 9 a.m.
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
The annual Mid-Atlantic National Cheerleading and Dance Championship will feature recreation, high school and all-star divisions. Performances will be choreographed to music and sound effects, and winning teams will be awarded prizes. An admission fee will be charged at the door the day of the event. Competitions will be held 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.; times are subject to change. For more information, call (866) 52-CHEER or visit www.SpiritBrands.org.
3. St. Patrick’s Day Celebration & Parade
Saturday, March 11 at 11:30 a.m.
LOCATION CHANGE: North Wildwood Recreation Center, 900 Central Ave., North Wildwood
Times and schedule of events for the Irish celebration will stay the same, with a ceremony kick-off commencing at 11:30 a.m. this Saturday. Attendees include state and local elected officials, local religious leaders, various civic organizations, bands and honorees. FREE to attend. For more information, call (609) 522-2955 or visit www.NorthWildwood.com.
4. St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration
Saturday, March 11 at 3:30 p.m.
83rd to 63rd Street & Landis Avenue, Sea Isle City
The annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is always a favorite, thanks to many shamrock-clad enthusiasts and plenty “Wearin’ of the Green.” The parade route is along Landis Avenue, 83rd to 63rd Street, starting at 3:30 p.m. Rain or Shine. Prior the parade, there will be a “Best Dressed” competition inside Kix McNutley’s. Following the parade, head back to Kix McNutley’s for Mayor Desiderio’s annual “Irish Celebration.” For more information, call (609) 263-6341 or visit www.kixmcnutleys.com.
5. Midiri Brothers Jazz Band
Sunday, March 12 at 2 p.m.
VFW Post 386, 419 Congress St., Cape May
Cape May Traditional Jazz Society Presents Traditional Jazz from 2 to 4 p.m. The Midiri Brothers Jazz Band features Joe Midiri on clarinet, Paul Midiri on vibes and trombone, Jim Lawlor on drums, Jack Hegyl on bass and Pat Mercuri on guitar. Don’t miss one of the top traditional jazz bands in America! Tickets are $15 advance purchase, $20 at the door, $15 for CMTJS members and free for students with school ID or parents. Everyone is welcome. Free parking, cash bar, optional dinner at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Food Bank of South Jersey to help support local needs. For more information on the Midri Brother Jazz Band, visit www.midiribros.com. For more information on the concert, call (609) 675-0175 or visit www.capemaytraditionaljazzsociety.com. Concert sponsored in cooperation with the Center for Community Arts and WCFA Radio 101.5 FM.
To see all the ways you can Do The Shore this weekend, visit our events calendar at www.capemaycountyherald.com/calendar.