Do The Shore 9/13-9/19

This fun-filled weekend begins on September 13th with the Firefighters’ Weekend Craft show beginning at 9 am at Sunrise Park in Wildwood Crest. The admission is free for all to attend, so bring your friends and family to enjoy a day at the park. There will be craft vendors featuring jewelry, pottery, clothing, household novelties and more.

If you’d rather make a few great clothing purchases, then you can shop until you drop at the Fall Sidewalk Sale in Cape May at the Washington Street Mall located in Cape May. The event starts at 9 am. Don’t miss the great deals!

Welcome the autumn season with your family at the Fall Family Festival on September 14th in Sea Isle City. The festival will take place at Excursion Park beginning at 9 am.

Are you interested in a day full of rich history? Visit the Historic Cold Spring Village for the Civil War Weekend on September 14th beginning at 11 am. Watch as the Blue and the Gray invade Cape May at one of the Village’s longest-running and most popular events! Union and Confederate troops camp throughout the Village, providing demonstrations on field hospitals, mounted cavalry, weaponry and more.

Saturday afternoon, celebrate peace, love, and unity in Christ in the Circle at Cape May Point at the Seagrove Songfest from 2 to 5 pm. Guests can expect live music by local musicians and church choirs and activities for kids. Special guests include Kate Delany Chew, David Macomber, Lisa Migliaccio, Macedonia Baptist Choir, Rudy Sheptock, Sig Canales, Patty Pellegrino Woodruff, Abigail Sheptock, and more. This event is hosted by the Cape May Point Union Chapel.

Sit back, relax, and have a brew by the Delaware Bay this Saturday when the Cape May-Lewes Ferry hosts the 2nd Annual Brews-By-The-Bay. Participating First State breweries at this event will include 16 Mile, Dogfish Head, Fordham/Old Dominion, Iron Hill, Stewarts, Twin Lakes, 3rd Wave Brew Company and Argilla Brewing Company. Admission to this event buys you a souvenir glass and pours of your favorite brews. Food vendors will be on-site to provide the crowd with a wide variety of cuisine for purchase.

Have a blast on September 15th in Sea Isle City with the Antique Auto Show & Parade at the Promenade. The show starts at 9am, and the awards ceremony will begin at 1 pm. The parade will follow, starting at 1:30 pm.

Let the music take control of your feet on September 15th at the VFW Post 386 in Cape May as the Al Harrison Dixieland Band performs live beginning at 2 pm. Admission is $20 and all proceeds are donated to the Food Bank of Southern Jersey to help with local needs. The parking is free and there will be a cash bar and an optional dinner at 4:30 pm.

By Brittany Cassidy