Do The Shore This Fall – Off Shore

While the Jersey Shore most definitely shines during the summer months, it has plenty more to offer when the heat subsides and the leaves begin to fall. Here we outline just a few of the major events occurring in Cape May County communities this autumn season. For a complete list, be sure to consult the Cape May County Chamber of Commerce calendar at

Lower Township
Halloween Costume Parade
10/18 – Begins at noon
At the Historic Cold Spring Village. Registration takes place at the Lower Township Recreation Center, at 2600 Bayshore Rd., Villas. Age Groups are as follows: 2 yrs & under, 3 yrs-5 yrs, 6 yrs-8 yrs, 9 yrs- 12 yrs and Group/Family or Float. For information, call the Lower Township Recreation Department at 886-7880, ext. 0 or visit the Township website at

Haunted Trails
10/25 – 7 to 9 p.m.
At the Cape May County Airport

Middle Township
OldTyme Harvest Festival
10/25 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Mechanic Street
For more information, call 609-465-8743.

Boo at the Zoo
10/18 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
At the Cape May County Park & Zoo
Wear a costume, join the fun and games, enjoy a LIVE Creepy Creatures Show, crafts…and CANDY!
Fun for the entire family! For more information, visit or call 609-465-5271. Costume Contest takes place at 11 a.m. at Zoo Entrance.