Do The Shore: September 2 to September 8


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

Friday Night Fireworks
Friday, September 4 at 10 p.m.
Behind the Wildwood Sign, Rio Grande Avenue, Wildwood

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

Sea Isle Movie Under the Stars: Dolittle
Friday, September 4 at 8:15 p.m.
Excursion Park, JFK Blvd. & Pleasure Ave., Sea Isle City

Come out to Excursion Park Friday night at dusk for this week’s Movie Under the Stars, Frozen II. For more information, visit

Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
Saturday, September 5 at 8 a.m.
Byrne Plaza, Oak and Pacific Avenues, Wildwood

Stock up on fresh produce and more every Saturday (now extended through the end of September) 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

West Cape May Tomato Festival
Saturday, September 5 at 9 a.m.
Backyard Park (behind the West Cape May Borough Hall), 732 Broadway, West Cape May

The Tomato Festival celebrates the Jersey Fresh Tomato and the end of the summer season! Festivities begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 4 p.m. Proceeds from this quirky event benefit the WCM Shade Tree Commission in their endeavor to protect and improve the tree canopy of West Cape May. Come on out and share in the spirit of community! Any questions for this event should be directed to the Event Organizers, Theresa Enteado and/or Suzanne Schumann at (609) 884-1005 ext 100 or ext 101 – or via email to

NASW AirFest 2020
Saturday, September 5 & Sunday, September 6
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, 500 Forrestal Rd, Cape May

Join in on the fun at Airfest 2020! Enjoy live entertainment by Animal House Band, exhibitors and vendors, food and drink, Amelia Earhart and Charles Lindbergh portrayers, and more! Current museum COVID-19 guidelines will be in effect. For more information, call 609-886-8787 or visit

Music in the Park: The Capers
Saturday, September 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Rotary Park, 400-498 Lafayette St, Cape May

Come enjoy an evening of music performed by talented, local Cape May musicians! 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, September 8 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

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