Do The Shore This Weekend: August 16 to August 18


Harlem Globetrotters
Now through Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m.
Wildwood Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to Wildwood on Wednesday, August 14 through Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m. at the Wildwood Convention Center. The famed team will feature a star-studded roster and one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment. Every game will showcase incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, hilarious comedy and unequaled fan interaction. You won’t want your family to miss it – buy your tickets today! Plus, you can meet the team on the court before the game with the purchase of “Magic Pass” – a 30-minute pre-show that begins 5:30 p.m. – prior to the 7 p.m. game. Clinics take place each game day at the Wildwoods Convention Center from 10 a.m. –12 noon with stars of the team. Clinics cost only $49 and includes a ticket to the game (valued up to $45). To purchase tickets, visit, call (800)745-3000, or stop by the Wildwoods Convention Center Box Office.


Free Concerts at the Rotary Park
Friday, August 16 to Monday, August 19 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. August 16, John Clark Band; August 17, The Original Hobo Band; August 18, Sweet Adelines; August 19, Old School. 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.


Sixers Summer Shore Tour
Saturday, August 17 at 12 p.m.
Pig Dog Beach Bar BQ at Morey’s Pier, 3501 Boardwalk, Wildwood

Join in on the fun at the annual Philadelphia 76ers Summer Shore Tour! Come out to Pig Dog Beach Bar BQ on August 17 from 12 to 3 p.m. for a fun and free family event. There will be fun in the sun activities and games featuring appearances by 76ers players and alumni. The location is set to feature plenty of 76ers branding, including a massive inflatable replica of the team’s Ballin’ Ben mascot. Games and activities on-site will include pop-a-shot, sand art, cornhole, ladder ball and several more. The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome! For more information, visit


Kiwanis Club Chicken BBQ and Beer Fundraiser
Saturday, August 17 at 5 p.m.
Veterans of Foreign War, 419 Congress Street, Cape May

The Kiwanis Club of Cape May is having their 3rd annual Chicken BBQ and Beer fundraiser at the VFW on Cape May on Saturday, August 17 from 5 to 8 p.m.  Chef Shriver will be serving famous chicken BBQ, pulled pork, corn bread, salads and desserts.  There will be quality local baskets and gift certificates, plus you can break out your dancing shoes and dance to DJ Tony Genaro.   Tickets for adults are $25. The fundraiser benefits the Kiwanis children service programs. For more information, contact Kim Ford at 609-972-6710 or


Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Saturday, August 17 and Wednesday, August 21 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. The concert on Saturday, August 17 will feature Damn the Torpedoes, a Tom Petty tribute band and the concerts on Wednesday, August 21 will feature Star Band, singing oldies, Doo Wop, and pop. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or chair! This event is FREE to attend. For more information, call 609-523-0202.


Stone Harbor Festival of Lights Boat Parade
Saturday, August 17 at 9 p.m.
Along the Bayfront, Stone Harbor

Join in on the fun at the Festival of Lights Boat Parade in Stone Harbor on Saturday, August 17. The theme of the boat parade this year is “Lights of Broadway.” The Boat parade begins at the Yacht Club of Stone Harbor, then heads south around Paradise Basin and Sanctuary Basin. Boats will enter Carnival Bay, then Pleasure Bay. The boats continue north into Stone Harbor basin, followed by Shelter Haven, Snug Harbor, South and North Basins. Boats will return south and end back at YCSH where judging occurs on deck followed by the after-party. Competition categories include Best Dock Décor, Best Boat Décor, and Best Costume. Pre-registration for boaters required and can be done online at


Wildwood Crest Food Truck and Movie Night
Sunday, August 18 at 5 p.m.
Sunset Lake at Louisville and New Jersey Avenues, Wildwood Crest

Join in on the fun at the Wildwood Crest Sunset Food Truck and Movie Night on Sunday, August 18 from 5 to 9 p.m. The festival will take place at Sunset Lake at Louisville and New Jersey Avenues. There will be gourmet food trucks and movie showing on the lake at 7 p.m. Get there early to enjoy delicious selections from food trucks from the tri-state area before you take your beach chairs or blankets down by the lake. Admission is FREE. For more information, call 609-316-4504.