Christmas Events around Cape May County

Gratitude Fest  

Saturday, Nov. 20, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  

6101 New Jersey Avenue 

A new festival in Wildwood Crest, the “Gratitude Festival” is coming around near Thanksgiving; the outdoor festival features artists, creatives, and vendors of all kinds as the holidays roll around. For more information call 609.780.2761. 

Christmas in North Wildwood 

Fri, Sat, Sunday, Nov. 26 and 27 (from 4 p.m) and Nov 28 (from 12 p.m.) 

Olde New Jersey Ave., & 100 block of East 17th Ave., North Wildwood 

Enjoy outdoor firepits, hot chocolate, festive lights, decorations, and music while enjoying the holidays in North Wildwood. For more information visit 

Santa’s Tree Lighting Ceremony  

Saturday, Nov. 27, 3-6 p.m.  

Cape May County Park and Zoo 

Don’t miss this new holiday tradition for the entire family, brought to you by the Cape May County Board of Commissioners, Gerald Thornton – Director Leonard Desiderio – Vice-Director, E. Marie Hayes, Will Morey, Jeffrey Pierson. The celebration will include live holiday music by the John Walter Cape Community Band, an ice sculpture demonstration, the polar express train ride, bounce house castle and slide, character appearances, dance performances, free treats for all, and a visit from Santa.  

Christmas at the Hangar  

Saturday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

Wildwood Aviation Museum 

Naval Air Station Wildwood presents “Christmas at the Hangar,” a free event, with an appearance from Santa, live music, dance performances, hot chocolate and cookies, face painting, and a beer and wine garden.