Lewes Ferry and Lower Township officials have announced the return of the free public concert series this summer! Beginning July 10 and continuing every Wednesday through July and August, the Cape May Ferry terminal lawn overlooking the Delaware Bay will host a series of eight free community concert events. Every Wednesday concert will begin at 5:30 p.m. and conclude at 8:30 p.m.
“We are so excited to again host the summer concert series with our Lower Township friends,” said Heath Gehrke, Director of Ferry operations. “It’s always a great time when friends and families can come together to enjoy scenic views, listen to music, and have some fun. The Ferry’s the place to be every Wednesday evening this summer and we hope you can join us for these electric events!”
Carry-in alcoholic beverages will not be permitted, but food and beverages can be purchased from the Ferry’s outdoor bar and grill “On the Rocks,” or inside the Cape May passenger terminal. It is recommended for guests attending to bring your own beach towel or lawn chair to relax on during the event and watch the sunset over the bay.
Cape May Concert Schedule – Terminal Green
The Sensational Soul Cruisers – Wednesday, July 10: The Soul Cruisers are an eleven-man band complete with soulful singers and harmonious horns that give the audience an energy filled event. The band pays tribute to solo soul legends, such as Otis Redding and Barry White and to powerful groups, such as The Drifters and The Commodores. Together for eighteen years, the band continues to perform about 200 shows a year preserving the power of soul music. For more information: www.soulcruisers.com
The Amish Outlaws – Wednesday, July 17: Four of the six members of The Amish Outlaws were born and raised in Lancaster, PA in strict Amish households. However, once the boys broke away from the Amish community they discovered their love of music. Formed in 2002, the group continues to develop their sound playing a wide range of covers including anything from Johnny Cash to Lady Gaga. For more information: www.amishoutlaws.com
The Nerds – Wednesday, July 24: Often imitated but never duplicated, The Nerds have been redefining what it means to be a cover band since 1985. Over the years, they have graced stages from the Jersey Shore to Las Vegas, earning their reputation as “America’s Part Band Fun-omenon” every step of the way. For more information: http://www.the-nerds.com/
Yellow Brick Road – Wednesday, July 31: Yellow Brick Road includes five amazing and diverse musicians who have been performing and practicing music for over 35 years. They are a full Elton John tribute band hailing all the way from Maine. The meticulous design of every set imitates an actual Elton John concert, replicating an atmosphere of professionalism, fun and good times. Guaranteed to give a high energy and vibrant performances with an incredible light show that will leave their audience screaming for more. For more information: http://www.tributetoeltonjohnband.com/band.html
Desert Highway – Wednesday, August 7: Since its formation, Desert Highway has been captivating and entertaining major audiences. Their critically acclaimed performances are a nonstop journey through numerous radio hits, top ten singles and favorite solo works of The Eagles. Musically and visually, Desert Highway presents a unique edge in performing The Eagles’ varied music catalogue. For more information: https://www.deserthighwayband.com/about
Separate Ways – Wednesday, August 14: Have you ever wished you could have the authentic Journey experience in the days of the masterful voice of Steve Perry and the supreme musicianship and chemistry of Neal Schon, Jonathan Cain and Ross Valory and Steve Smith? Are you ready to be taken on a Journey like never before? Now is your chance! Separate Ways the Band, the Ultimate Tribute to the music of Journey, truly defies description, featuring five amazing musicians recreating the music of Journey. For more information: http://www.separatewaystheband.com/
B Street Band – Wednesday, August 21: The B Street Band is the original Bruce Springsteen tribute band from the heart of the Jersey Shore. Debuting as “Backstreets” in 1980, they have come so far in their musical career and have performed over 6,000 times in front of countless fans. Now known as the B Street Band, they have gained so much popularity from their film “Almost Boss” and filling large arenas and venues across New Jersey, Philadelphia and now Delaware. They are sure to bring the party of the ‘80s to all of you! For more information: https://www.bstreetband.com/about-us/
Stellar Mojo – Wednesday, August 28: Stellar Mojo is a high energy party rock show hailing from the beloved beach towns of the South Jersey Shore. Electrifying crowds with dynamic vocal harmonies, spot on musicianship, out of this world lighting and staging, as well as exciting and unique medleys and sets designed and tested to make you dance and sing every time, the Mojo show has been a fixture in the Delaware Valley for years. For more information: http://www.stellarmojo.com/
The Cape May – Lewes Ferry is owned and operated by the Delaware River and Bay Authority, a bi-state governmental agency created by Compact in 1962. The ferry is open year-round and has carried more than 45 million passengers since its inception on July 1, 1964. In 2018, the ferry service, which connects Victorian Cape May, New Jersey, and historic Lewes, Delaware, transported approximately 275,000 vehicles and nearly 1 million passengers. For schedule, rates and other program information, please visit the ferry’s website at www.CMLF.com, or call toll free, (800) 643-3779. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @CMLFerry.