5 Ways to Do The Shore This Weekend: Nov. 11-13

1. OC Quiet Festival
Thursday, Nov. 10 to Saturday, Nov. 12
Mark Soifer Park, 9th & Asbury Ave.; Ocean City Library, 17th & Simpson Ave., Ocean City
A celebration of quiet things. Opening ceremonies on Thursday begin at 11 a.m. featuring the inspirational “Yawn Along” to the tune of “Beautiful Dreamer,” Quiet Kites, Maple Pod Drop, Paper Airplane Flying, the World’s only Wind Chimes Band, a Pin Drop, Bubbles Galore and more. Saturday from 9 a.m. till noon at the Ocean City Library, the Quiet Pet Challenge is set for mice, hamsters, turtles, rabbits, ferrets, birds and more. Call (609) 399-6111 for information. All events are free to enter.

2. Cape May Film Festival
Friday, Nov. 11 to Sunday, Nov. 13
West Cape May Borough Hall, 732 Broadway, West Cape May
The weekend is jam-packed with documentaries, films, workshops, lectures and more! On Saturday and Sunday there will be a juried festival, showing only the best of dozens of entries, including short films, features, documentaries and local films. For a full schedule of events and to purchase tickets, visit newnjstatefilmfestival.com/film-festival/2016-festival.

3. Exit Zero Jazz Festival
Friday, Nov. 11 to Sunday, Nov. 13
Cape May
Exit Zero Jazz Festival celebrates its 5th anniversary presenting America’s original art form of jazz in the national historic landmark city of Cape May with headliners Wynton Marsalis and Cécile McLorin Salvant. For a complete line up and venue and ticket information, visit www.exit0jazzfest.com.

4. Olde Fashioned Christmas Bazaar
Saturday, Nov. 12 at 9 a.m.
First United Methodist Church of Avalon, Dune Dr. & 34th St., Avalon
Start your Christmas shopping early! Browse handcrafted gifts, ornaments and decorations, used Christmas items, homemade soups, baked goods and gourmet food, and more! Lunch will be available. Proceeds to benefit the Mission Budget. For more information, call (609) 967-4204.

5. Christmas Craft & Fine Art Festival
Saturday, Nov. 12 and Sunday, Nov. 13 at 10 a.m.
Ocean City Civic Center, 6th St. off the Boardwalk, Ocean City
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., shop over 60 fine artists, crafters and photographers. Featured handcrafted items include everything from Christmas décor galore, ceramics, American Doll clothes, jewelry and reindeer to stained glass, candles, pet apparel and treats. Fine art and photography can be framed while you browse. Gourmet foods are yours for the tasting. Every offering is handmade in the USA by the seller in the booth. A $3 donation and booth rental fees benefit the Ocean City Food Cupboard and Atlantic City Rescue Mission. Parking is free at 6th St. and Atlantic Ave. For information, call (609) 365-2239. On show days, call (609) 399-6111.

To see all the ways you can Do The Shore this weekend, visit our events calendar at www.capemaycountyherald.com/calendar.