Do The Shore: June 26 to July 2


Concert in the Park – Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra
Wednesday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Cape May County Park & Zoo, 707 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House

The Cape May County Park and Zoo is proud to announce a free summer concert series in the Park. Join us Wednesday, June 26, July 17 and August 14 at 6:30 p.m. for special evenings out, relaxing on the lawn in front of the Bandstand at the Park. The Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra presents “If I Could Talk to the Animals” at the Cape May County Zoo, Wednesday, June 26. Join us for a free evening of Big Band Jazz Orchestras with Maryanne Franz and a special performance by Tommy Coniglio.


Sara the Turtle Festival
Wednesday, June 26 at 7 p.m.
Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard & Pleasure Avenue, Sea Isle City

On Wednesday, June 26, Sea Isle City’s Division of Tourism will host the resort’s annual Sara the Turtle Festival at Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue, from 7- 9 p.m. (rain date: Thursday, June 27). The festival will include a variety of free family activities, live entertainment, nature displays and the chance to pet a menagerie of exotic animals. For additional information about the 2019 Sara the Turtle Festival, call 609-263-8687 or visit


Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Wednesday, June 26 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest

Enjoy live music for the entire family at the Centennial Park entertainment pavilion with Fuse Box on Wednesday, June 26 performing rock and dance hits from the 1970s through todayic and progressive rock. Then come back on Saturday, June 30 to enjoy live music from Jamison Celtic Rock, performing rock and pop hits, along with modern Irish classics. Bring a blanket or a chair. This event is FREE to attend. For more information, call 609-523-0202.


Philadelphia Flyers Prospects Autograph Session & Beach Volleyball
Thursday, June 27 at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Autographs: Stone Harbor Elementary School,
275 93rd St, Stone Harbor
Beach Volleyball: 95th Street Beach, Stone Harbor

The Philadelphia Flyers annual excursion to the Jersey Shore is scheduled for Thursday, June 27 from 1-3 p.m. at Stone Harbor Elementary School. The autograph session is $10. This family-friendly event in Stone Harbor welcomes all Flyers prospects and fans! Then head over to 95th Street Beach to play beach volleyball from 3:30-5:30 p.m.


5th Annual Sea Isle City Food Truck Invitational
Friday, June 28 to Sunday, June 30 at 12 p.m.
63rd St at Landis Ave, Sea Isle City

The 5th Annual Sea Isle City Food Truck Invitational returns for a weekend full of food, fun, friends, and family. Try some of the best food trucks from the Northeast, amazing crafters, live music, and more. It’s a Sea Isle City tradition! This event is FREE to attend. For more information, visit the Sea Isle City Food Truck Invitational event page on Facebook.


Free Concerts at the Rotary Park
Friday, June 28 to Sunday, June 30 at 7 p.m.
Rotary Park, 400 Lafayette St., Cape May

The City of Cape May is excited to again host free evening outdoor concerts in Cape May. Each concert will offer excellent entertainment in a family-friendly atmosphere. Friday, June 28, Cumberland County Jazz Ensemble & Wind Symphony. Saturday, June 29, Wind Symphony of Southern New Jersey. Sunday, June 30, Jerry Spathis Rockabilly Band. Concerts are held every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday evenings at 7 p.m. Bring a beach chair or blanket to enjoy the entertainment comfortably. For more information, visit or call (609) 884-9565.


Cape Express Beach Blast Soccer Tournament
Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30 at 8 a.m.
Wildwood Beach, Juniper Avenue to Montgomery Avenue

Watch the Beach Blast Soccer Tournament on the Wildwood Beaches on Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30. There will be games for both youth teams and adult teams. Trophies will be provided for first place finishers in all divisions, medals for second place. For tournament questions, email


U.S. Coast Guard Sunset Parade
Sunday, June 30 at 7 p.m.
USCG Training Center Cape May, 1 Munro Ave., Cape May

The public is welcome to visit TRACEN for the Independence Day Sunset Parade, which will be a colorful, inspiring military ceremony featuring the Recruit Precision Drill Team, marching troops, and cannon fire. Gates open at 7 p.m., guests must be seated by 7:40 p.m. and the parade will start around 7:55 p.m. Admission is free. Visitors should expect increased security screening for the event, and guests are not permitted to bring bags of any kind to the seating area. Visitors must have a valid, state-issued, or government-issued identification card to access the base. For more information, call (609) 898-6700.


Avalon Independence Week Celebration
Sunday, June 30 to Thursday, July 4

The week leading up to the 4th of July is always the largest week event of the summer in Avalon and this year is no different! The festivities kick off early in Avalon with five days of activities, featuring field races, tie-dyeing, walking tours, live music, movies on the beach, parades, fireworks and more! All activities are free and open to the public. For more information, visit


U.S. Air Force Heritage of American Band
Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., Cape May
Monday, July 1 at 7 p.m.

Enjoy a concert given by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Concert Band at Cape May Convention Hall, NJ on Monday, July 1 at 7 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. The Concert Band is comprised of over 40 professional Airman-musicians who captivate audiences on regular tours throughout the East Coast with a variety of renditions of great orchestral classics, marches, Broadway hits, jazz standards, movie music, and patriotic favorites. For more information, call 609-884-9565.