Do The Shore: April 20 to April 26

Angel of the Sea Guided Tour
Thursday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 26 at 11:15 a.m.
Angel of the Sea Bed & Breakfast, 5 Trenton Ave., Cape May, NJ
Discover this grand historic bed & breakfast inn that dates from 1850 during a guided tour, then enjoy cold beverages and finger cookies in the dining room. Admission is $8 per person. Tickets can be purchased at the Washington Street Mall Information Booth, Washington Street at Ocean. Co-sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC) and the Angel of the Sea Bed & Breakfast. For more information, call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278 4278, or visit

Spaghetti Dinner
Thursday, April 21 at 4 p.m.
Steve’s Café, 189 S Delsea Dr., Cape May Court House
Spaghetti Dinner sponsored by Preceptor Alpha Xi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. Dinner includes spaghetti, choice of meatballs/sausage, salad, roll/butter, beverage and dessert. Tickets are $12 and are available in advance or at the door. Eat in or take out! Proceeds help build Preceptor Alpha Xi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi’s charity fund to help Cape May County residents in need. For more information, call (609) 463-8342.

Exit Zero Jazz Festival
Friday, April 22 to Sunday, April 24
Cape May
Cape May will transform into a jazz village with more than 30 sets of jazz, blues, New Orleans jazz and R&B, and more presented on stages and clubs in the charming Victorian seaside resort. Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling the Exit Zero International Jazz Festival at (609) 849-9202. Hotel packages are available, as well as Festival Passes which provide the best value for fest-goers. Visit the website to see what individual tickets, hotel packages and Festival Passes are available and their prices.

Yard Sale
Friday, April 22 and Saturday, April 23 at 8 a.m.
First Presbyterian Church Parking Lot, 4511 Pacific Ave., Wildwood
Fundraiser for Partners In Preservation. Yard Sale is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the church parking lot. There will be a little bit of everything! For more information, call (609) 214-2253.

Lighthouse Full Moon Climb
Friday, April 22 at 8 p.m.
Cape May Point State Park Lighthouse, 215 Lighthouse Ave., Lower Township
Let the light of the full moon guide you up the 199 stairs to the starry top! View the beautiful night sky from the watch tower. Cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children (ages 3-12). Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278, or visit

Irish Dance Competition: Feis at the Beach
Saturday, April 23 at 9 a.m.
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
The Wildwoods Convention Center will once again host “Feis at the Beach,” presented by Cummins School of Irish Dance. The competitions will include over 1,000 dancers of all ages and levels of expertise. Feis will be choreographed to music and prizes will be awarded to various divisions. Many vendors will be displaying and selling Irish products in the main lobby of the Convention Center. An Irish art competition will also take place during the event. Admission to “Feis at the Beach” is FREE! Doors will open to the public at 9 a.m. and competitions will be held from 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. For additional information about this event, visit

Family Fun Walk
Saturday, April 23 at 9 a.m.
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
Cape May County Council for Young Children along with partnering agencies are hosting a Family Fun Walk Saturday. Registration is 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 9:30 a.m. After the walk we will participate in the Cape May County Health & Resource Fair with a speaker on nutrition and a special viewing of “Raising of America.” Event is free with giveaways and more.

Grand Lighthouse Cruise
Saturday, April 23 at 10 a.m.
Miss Chris Marina, Wilson Dr. & Second Ave., Cape May
Come aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher to view and photograph seven historic lighthouses of the late 19th and early part of the 20th centuries. Most of these lighthouses stand on pedestals out of sight of land and are still operational. Each 5-hour cruise includes narration on the history of each lighthouse and more. Includes continental breakfast buffet and Captain’s Lunch buffet. A cash bar is available. Tickets are $85 for adults and $70 for children (ages 7-12). Sponsored by the Cape May Whale Watcher and the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278, or visit

Volunteer Ambulance Corps Annual Arts & Crafts Fair
Saturday, April 23 and Sunday, April 24 at 10 a.m.
Sea Isle City’s Former Public School Building Gymnasium, 4501 Park Rd., Sea Isle City
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m, Sea Isle City’s Volunteer Ambulance Corps will host their annual Spring Arts and Crafts Fair to raise funds for the purchase of necessary rescue equipment. Over 30 vendors will sell a wide variety of handmade items. The fair will feature one-of-a-kind merchandise, including jewelry, fine art, glassware, birdhouses, seasonal decorations, wood works, products created from recycled materials, local honey and other artisan crafts. For more information, call (609) 263-8686 or (609) 780-4400.

Seashore Chic 2016 Fashion Show
Saturday, April 23 at 12 p.m.
Howard S. Stainton Ocean City Senior Center, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City
The Colony Club of Ocean City presents Seashore Chic 2016 Fashion Show from noon to 2 p.m. Tickets are $25.00 – make checks payable to: Colony Club OCNJ. For more information, contact Jeanne Robinson at (609) 398-3708.

Mansions by the Sea Trolley Tour
Saturday, April 23 and Sunday, April 24 at 1:45 p.m.
Cape May
This tour features a century of beachfront development, from Victorian cottages of the 1870s through the most up-to-date of today’s housing. It includes some of the most magnificent structures ever erected in Cape May. Tour takes about 45 minutes and admission is $12 for adults and $8 for children (ages 3-12). Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278, or visit

Charity Fundraiser Featuring The Shaken Not Stirred Players
Saturday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m.
St. Joseph Catholic Church, 44th Street and Central Ave., Sea Isle City
The Catholic Daughters of Saint Joseph Catholic Church will host an evening of musical entertainment, featuring The Shaken Not Stirred Players. This special presentation will take place inside the parish auditorium, at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.). Tickets cost $25 per person in advance only – no tickets will be sold at the door. The admission fee includes a complimentary beverage and catered hors d’oeuvres. For tickets, please call (609) 478-2939 or (609) 263-7260. Ticket information is also available via email at or Proceeds from this event benefit the numerous charities supported by The Catholic Daughters Court of Our Lady of Mercy, of Saint Joseph Church.

13th Annual 4-H Golf Tournament
Sunday, April 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Avalon Golf and Country Club, 1510 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House
Cape May County’s 4-H Horse Council invites golfers, sponsors and donors to be part of the 13th annual 4-H golf tournament. All proceeds from the tournament go directly to 4-H educational costs. Tournament entry fees are $100 per person or $385 per foursome. The entry fee includes green fees, carts, registration gifts, door prizes, an Italian buffet dinner and delicious homemade desserts made by 4-H youth. Tournament registration begins at 10:30 a.m. with the shotgun kickoff at noon. Prizes will be awarded to the top three tournament teams and the top coed team. If you would like to play in the tournament, please call the 4-H office at (609) 465-5115 ext. 606, or email

Christ Child Society ‘Swing Into Spring’ Luncheon
Sunday, April 24 at 11:30 a.m.
Grand Hotel, 1045 Beach Ave., Cape May
The Christ Child Society of Cape May County will hold its 32nd annual luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Grand Hotel. There will be prizes, Chinese auction raffles and 50-50s with live music from Lunch & Philly Friends Band. Tickets are $35. For more information, please contact Kay at (609) 729-5773. The success of this annual luncheon is to continue helping children in need in the community.

March of Dimes March for Babies
Sunday, April 24 at 12 p.m.
Ocean City Boardwalk/Sports & Civic Center, 6th St. & the Boardwalk, Ocean City
Get ready to walk in the March for Babies! It promises to be a fun day out with people who share our passion for improving the health of babies. There’ll be family teams, company teams and people walking with friends – it’s a great feeling knowing we’re all helping real families. Join our event and walk with us to raise money for babies right here in our community! Registration begins at 11 a.m. The walk itself starts at noon and will be the full length of the boardwalk back and forth, and the start/finish will be held at the Sports & Civic Center basketball courts. For more information, call (856) 874-9050.

Penny Party
Sunday, April 24 at 12 p.m.
Knights of Columbus Hall, 206 North New York Ave., North Wildwood
The Ladies for the Knights, North Wildwood are sponsoring an annual penny party. Doors will open at noon. There is a $1.00 admission charge per person. Refreshments will be for sale. In addition there will a tombola table and cake sale. Baby coaches and strollers will not be permitted inside the hall.

St. Barnabas by the Bay Episcopal Church Concert
Sunday, April 24 at 3 p.m.
St. Barnabas by the Bay Episcopal Church, 13 W. Bates Ave., Villas
Judy Ann Curtis, soprano, John Curtis, harpsichord and John Drechen, piccolo trumpet will perform a concert of Baroque music at St. Barnabas by the Bay Episcopal Church. The event is open to the public and light refreshments will follow the concert. A freewill offering will be taken.