Do The Shore: August 12 to August 18


Here’s what’s happening at the shore this week!

Thursday Night Free Concert – 40 North “Rockin Country Music”
Thursday, August 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Byrne Plaza, Oak and Pacific Avenues, Wildwood

Enjoy free music in the Plaza every Thursday night this summer! Stop by one of the many restaurants on your way to the Plaza, bring your blankets and beach chairs and enjoy a great night of free entertainment. Weather-related updates will be announced on Facebook at Wildwood By The Sea. For more information, visit

Arts & Music: Sip, Shop & Stroll
Friday, August 14 at 6 p.m.
Byrne Plaza, Oak and Pacific Avenues, Wildwood

On select Friday nights, “Sip, Shop & Stroll” through Byrne Plaza! Enjoy wine, art vendors, and music in the plaza for a fun Friday night out in Wildwood. For more information, visit

Friday Night Fireworks
Friday, August 14 at 10 p.m.
Behind the Wildwood Sign, Rio Grande Avenue, Wildwood

Beginning Friday, August 7 enjoy a free fireworks spectacular on the beach at the new location of Rio Grande Avenue at 10 p.m. They will continue every Friday night until September 4 and are visible from almost anywhere on the island! Watch the fireworks explode in rhythm with a musical score that is played through speakers all along the Boardwalk and simulcast on 98.7 The Coast Radio. In case of inclement weather due to rain or wind, the fireworks will take place on Sunday night at 9 p.m. For more information, visit

Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
Saturday, August 15 at 8 a.m.
Byrne Plaza, Oak and Pacific Avenues, Wildwood

Stock up on fresh produce and more every Saturday (through Labor Day) at the Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market! The market takes place from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Byrne Plaza, located at Oak and Pacific Avenues in Wildwood. It features farm-fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants, homemade baked goods, honey, wine, guacamole, herbs, nuts, organic tea, jams, jellies, jewelry, soaps, handmade non-food items and more! Free parking is available. For more information, visit

Music in the Park: Jonathan Martin
Saturday, August 15 at 6:30 p.m.
Rotary Park, 400-498 Lafayette Street, Cape May

Music in the park is back! Come enjoy an evening of music performed by talented, local Cape May musicians Saturday evenings at 6:30 p.m. This event is free. Bring a blanket or beach chair as seating is limited. Please adhere to social distancing and mask requirements. For more information, call 609-884-9565.

Sea Isle City Farmers Market
Tuesday, August 18 at 8 a.m.
Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard & Pleasure Avenue, Sea Isle City

Shop local! The Sea Isle City Farmers Market returns on Tuesdays this summer through September 1! Make plans to explore the market at Excursion Park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday, then shop, dine and explore throughout town! For more information, call 609-263-9090 or email

West Cape May Farmers Market
Tuesday, August 18 at 3 p.m.
“Backyard Park”(behind the West Cape May Borough Hall), 732 Broadway, West Cape May

Join in on the fun at “Backyard Park” behind the West Cape May Borough Hall for fresh produce, live music, baked goods, unique crafters, clothing, and more from 3-7:30 p.m.! Arrive early for free parking, or walk or ride your bike. There are no plastic bags, so make sure to bring your own! For more information, visit

Middle Township Free Concert – Animal House
Tuesday, August 18 at 6 p.m.
Ockie Wisting Complex, 7  Fulling Mill Road, Rio Grande

Let’s Rock the Ock! Middle Township is proud to host free summer concerts every Tuesday night in July and August from 6-8:30 p.m. The complex will be open all day for your use, so get there early to enjoy the playground, fishing pier, regulation disc golf course, or the open fields. Please practice social distancing and face masks when appropriate. Bring your blankets, chairs, and dancing shoes for a great night out! For more information,

Free Family Movie Night – Pinocchio
Tuesday, August 18 at Sunset
Byrne Plaza, Oak and Pacific Avenues, Wildwood

Enjoy free movies at Byrne Plaza every Tuesday night this summer! The movies will start as soon as it gets dark. Bring your beach chairs or a blanket to enjoy a movie under the stars in Downtown Wildwood! Weather-related updates will be announced on Facebook at Wildwood By The Sea. For more information, visit

Avalon Beach Movies – Frozen 2
Tuesday, August 18 at Dusk
30th Street Beach, Avalon

Avalon Beach Movies are back for the 2020 season! Bring your beach chairs and blankets for a night of fun starting at dusk! For more information, visit

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