Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Wednesday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Centennial Park, Fern Road & Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest
Enjoy FREE live music for the entire family at the Centennial Park Entertainment Pavilion, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest, featuring the Christopher Dean Band with rhythm & blues. All ages welcome! Bring a blanket or beach chair. For more information, call (609) 523-0202 or visit www.VisitWildwoodCrest.com.
Broadway on the OC Boardwalk VIII
Wednesday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Ocean City Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & the Boardwalk, Ocean City
Ocean City Theatre Company’s 2017 summer season takes to the Music Pier stage to bring Broadway favorites to life. OCTC will celebrate its 10th anniversary by welcoming back performers from every Mainstage production in its history. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $18 or $20. For tickets, call (609) 399-6111 or visit oceancityvacation.com/boxoffice.
Anglesea Night Market
Thursday, June 29 at 4 p.m.
North Wildwood Entertainment District, Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood
Enjoy some of the best food from the region and everything North Wildwood has to offer! The event runs from 4 to 10 p.m. The Anglesea Night Market will feature award-winning food trucks, gourmet food vendors, high end crafters, live music, art and yoga, and all of the excitement of the North Wildwood Entertainment District! For more information, call (609) 318-4504 or visit www.AngleseaNightMarket.com for a list of featured vendors. Additional Night Markets will take place July 13, July 27 and Aug. 10.
Thursdays on Dune Music Series: 63rd Army Band
Thursday, June 29 at 7 p.m.
Avalon’s Veterans Plaza, 21st Street & Dune Drive, Avalon
The Borough of Avalon, the Avalon Chamber of Commerce and the 7 Mile Business and Community Association will host free concerts every Thursday through Aug. 24 at Avalon’s Veterans Plaza. The Avalon Chamber of Commerce will sponsor various fun activities throughout Avalon’s downtown district starting at 5:30 p.m. before the weekly concert begins at 7 p.m. All activities and performances are free to the public. Join us this Thursday as the 63rd Army Band performs for Military Appreciation Night. For more information, visit www.visitavalonnj.com.
‘Rum For Your Life’
Thursday, June 29 and Tuesday, July 4 at 7 p.m. and 8:45 p.m.
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May
Come one, come all on a trip back to the 1930s when things were simpler and the rum was always running! A show for every Tom, Dick and Harry awaits at the Physick Estate to see if you can solve the mysterious death in the family of a high-class mob member. Accessible with advance notice. Limited admission. Tickets $18. Presented by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org
Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show
Friday, June 30 at 3 p.m., and Saturday, July 1 and Sunday, July 2 at 10 a.m.
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
The Wildwoods Convention Center will be home to an array of collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances during the Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show. Over 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet will be set up, featuring sports cards, old and new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane figures, non-sports cards, Yu-Gi-Oh, Magic, Beanie Babies, videos, wax boxes, supplies, autographed memorabilia, sets, posters, coins, T-shirts, Legos, dolls and much more! Hours are Friday 3 to 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission to the event is FREE! For more information, visit www.RKSportsPromotions.com.
‘Meet the Divers’ Open House
Friday, June 30 at 7 p.m.
Cape May County Museum, 504 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House
You are invited to a special “Meet the Divers” Open House on June 30 at 7 p.m. at the Museum of Cape May County. Attendees will be provided with a firsthand look at what it was like to dive for and discover hidden treasures right off our shores. Learn how torpedoes and mines from German U-boats along with storms and collisions caused some of these devastating shipwrecks. The amazing stories behind some of the sunken vessels – along with the artifacts recovered from them – will be revealed by master divers Brian Sullivan, Rustin Cassway, Jonathan Sachar, Bart Maloney and Gene Peterson (Atlantic Divers).
Fireworks on the Beach
Friday, June 30 at 10 p.m.
Wildwood Beach, Pine Avenue, Wildwood
Summer fireworks extravaganza in the Wildwoods on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood will take place every Friday night – visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods! The FREE Fireworks Shows begin at 10 p.m. Rain date is Sunday night at 10 p.m.
Cape May Point Annual Bazaar
Saturday, July 1 at 8:30 a.m.
Cape May Point Firehouse, 412 Yale Ave., Cape May Point
The Cape May Point Civic Club (CMPCC) will host its 62nd Annual Charity Bazaar on Saturday, July 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The location will be the Cape May Point Firehouse. A summertime highlight, the Bazaar features games, raffles and food in addition to used books, baked goods, crafts and white elephant items. Two new contests are being added this year and a local quartet will be entertaining with patriotic and popular tunes. All profits are donated to charities and local community programs. For more information, call or text (703) 623-2408 or visit www.facebook.com/CMPBazaar.
Boardwalk Craft Show
Saturday, July 1 to Monday, July 3 at 9 a.m.
The Wildwoods Boardwalk, Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, Wildwood
The Boardwalk Craft Show will be held on the Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. Browse beautiful handmade products! Hours are Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Monday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission! For more information, call (609) 522-0378 or (609) 522-0198, or visit www.BoardwalkCrafts.com.
John Walter Cape Community Band Concert at Historic Cold Spring Village
Saturday, July 1 at 2 p.m.
Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Rt. 9, Cape May
Enjoy an outdoor afternoon concert in Historic Cold Spring Village with the John Walter Cape Community Band. Get your toes tapping and your hands clapping as the community concert band for Cape May County plays an exciting mix of marches, pop, rock and patriotic music that is sure to entertain audiences of all ages. The concert is part of a patriotic weekend celebration of Independence Day 2017 at Cold Spring Village, including a variety of patriotic family activities. For more information about Cold Spring Village and admission prices, visit www.hcsv.org or call (703) 362-6812. Visit www.johnwalterband.org for concert details.
Foam ‘n Glow EDM Party
Saturday, July 1 at 7 p.m.
Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
The Foam ‘n Glow Party returns to the Wildwoods Convention Center, leading fans on a journey of unimaginable atmospheres and unforgettable emotions. This concert revolution has swept the world of electronic dance music, blurring the line between fantasy and reality with state of the art visual effects, ground shaking bass and world class DJs. This “World’s Largest Foam Party” is open to those 16 years of age and older. General admission ticket prices start at $35. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event takes place from 7 p.m. to midnight. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.TicketMaster.com or call (800) 745-3000, or visit www.FoamNGlow.com.
Peter Max – Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Gallery Receptions
Saturday, July 1 and Sunday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
Ocean Galleries, 9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor
The iconic Peter Max, “America’s Painter Laureate,” returns to Ocean Galleries over the Fourth of July weekend with a collection of his recent works and most-revered imagery spanning five decades. Meet Peter Max at gallery receptions from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 1 and Sunday, July 2. This year’s exhibition marks the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love and will include many of Max’s vibrant, cosmic images that captured the spirit of the ‘60s youth movement and were cited by art critics as “the visual counterpart to the music of the Beatles.” The “Peter Max – Summer of Love 50th Anniversary” exhibit will be at Ocean Galleries from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, June 30 to Wednesday, July 5. For more information, call (609) 368-7777 or visit www.oceangalleries.com.
Concerts Under the Stars Series
Saturday, July 1 at 8 p.m.
Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean avenues, North Wildwood
FREE live entertainment at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean avenues, North Wildwood at 8 p.m. Rain or shine. For more information, call (609) 522-7722 or (800) 882-7787, or visit www.NorthWildwood.com.
Wildwood Summer Performance – A Salute to the Stars and Stripes
Sunday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Fox Park Amphitheater, Ocean Avenue between Montgomery & Burk, Wildwood
Enjoy a FREE Salute to Stars and Stripes by Linda Gentile at the Fox Park Amphitheater, Burk & Ocean avenues, Wildwood. Concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or a beach chair. For more information, call (609) 522-2444 or visit www.WildwoodNJ.org.
Dinner & Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4 at 6:15 p.m.
Red Store, 500 Cape Ave., Cape May Point
Participants will be transported by trolley from the Washington Street Mall Information Booth to the Red Store in Cape May Point for a delicious, seasonal, five-course dinner prepared by Chef Lucas Manteca. After dinner, hop back on board the trolley for a short ride to Cape May Lighthouse, where you will climb to the top to watch the fireworks from the watch gallery. Reservations necessary; limited to 12 people. Call (609) 884-5404 or (800) 275-4278. Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC).