Check out what’s happening this weekend!
Jeep Beach Invasion
Friday, June 15 to Sunday, June 17 at 9 a.m.
Beach at Andrews & Cresse avenues, Wildwood
Over 2,100 Jeeps of all makes and models will be showcased throughout the weekend along with fun activities for the entire family. The weekend includes Jeeps on display, vendors, live music, a “Show & Shine,” raffle prizes, a beach obstacle course and more. Evening activities will be hosted by Morey’s Piers at Mariner’s Pier with food, music and a beach bonfire! Participants are encouraged to decorate their Jeeps; the best-decorated Jeep will be awarded a prize. FREE for the public to attend. Proceeds go to the Community Food Bank of South Jersey. For more information and a detailed schedule of events, visit NJJeepInvasion.com.
Sea Isle City’s Skimmer Festival Weekend
Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17 at 9 a.m.
The Promenade and Excursion Park, Sea Isle City
Skimmer Festival is Sea Isle’s largest summer festival, featuring two days of family-friendly activities and entertainment. The festival includes a Seaside Vendor Craft Market, the popular Skimmer Food Court, live music, a variety of free family activities, an Antique Auto Show, free Guided Historical Trolley Tours, an awards ceremony and a parade. In case of rain, most activities will be cancelled. The Seaside Craft Market and Food Court are rain or shine; however, some vendors may choose not to participate. Jitney Service will be available on Saturday starting at 9 a.m. For more information and a detailed schedule of events, go to visitsicnj.com.
National Marbles Tournament
Starting Monday, June 18 at 8 a.m.
Ringer Stadium, Wildwood Avenue & the beach, Wildwood
Games are held 8 a.m. to noon daily June 18-21 at Ringer Stadium in Wildwood. This is the official 94th anniversary national competition in the sport of marbles for boys and girls ages 8-14 that have qualified by winning local tournaments throughout the United States. More than 1,200 games of marbles will be played throughout the tournament! The “King” & “Queen” of marbles will be crowned on the last day. FREE to spectators. Call (304) 337-2764 or visit NationalMarblesTournament.org for more information.
ENTERTAINMENT: DJ Bee Bop Bernie
Friday, June 15 at 8 p.m.
Owen’s Pub, 119 E. 17th Ave., North Wildwood
ENTERTAINMENT: Simo & Dobbs
Saturday, June 16
Urie’s Waterfront Restaurant, 588 W. Rio Grande Ave., Wildwood
ENTERTAINMENT: The Juliano Brothers
Sunday, June 17 at 2 p.m.
The Wharf, 708 W. Burk Ave., Wildwood