Check out what’s happening this weekend!
Irish Fall Festival
Thursday, Sept. 21 to Sunday, Sept. 24 at 8 a.m.
Old New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood
The largest Irish Festival on the East Coast will celebrate Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors from 8 a.m. to 8 a.m. daily. A bus service will be available throughout the event. Other festivities include a golf tournament, Irish dance lessons, a 5K run and 1 mile walk, a pipe exhibition, a food court stage and a beer garden, as well as a Catholic Mass. The events will conclude with a parade on Surf Avenue from 20th to Spruce & Olde New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. For more information, call 1 (800) IRISH91, (609) 729-0075 or visit www.CMCAOH.com for a detailed schedule of events.
Saturday, Sept. 23 at 8 a.m.
Cape May Promenade, Beach Avenue at Gurney Street, Cape May
The 11th Annual Mutt Strut celebrates the end of the dog days of summer. Enjoy a morning stroll on the Cape May Beachfront Promenade, join the pet trick or pet costume contest and enter the auction. Rain date is Sunday, Sept. 24. The event helps public dog training classes offered by the event sponsor and will contribute to the Wildwood Police K-9 Program. Register on the day of the event, near Convention Hall, for a donation of $1 per leg ($2 per person, $4 per dog). For more information, visit www.cmcdotc.com or call (609) 827-5256.
Savor September Wine, Beer and Food Festival
Saturday, Sept. 23 at 12 p.m.
96th Street Shopping District, Stone Harbor
September really is an amazing month to be in Stone Harbor; especially Sept. 23! The 6th Annual Savor September Wine, Beer & Food Festival on Sept. 23 will feature a wine/beer tasting tent with over 10 local wineries and breweries offering up sips of their amazing libations ($10 entry fee), delicious food by many of our area’s best restaurants, creations by talented, local artisans, a grape stomping competition, fun for kids and much more! For more information, visit www.stoneharborbeach.com.
Friday, Sept. 22 at 9:30 p.m.
Casey’s on Third, 301 New York Ave., Wildwood
ENTERTAINMENT: Billy Jack & DJ Frankie Miller
Saturday, Sept. 23 at 9 p.m.
Shamrock Beef & Ale, 3700 Pacific Ave., Wildwood
ENTERTAINMENT: Johnny Byrne Duo
Sunday, Sept. 24 at 5 p.m.
Boiler Room at Congress Hall, 200 Congress Pl., Cape May