Events this Week: Jan. 11 – 18, 2023

Wildwood Comic Con  

Saturday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Wildwoods Convention Center 

Come out for Wild-Con a pop culture convention in Wildwood! Adult admission is $10 while children 12 and under are free with a paying adult. For more information visit  

Weekly Yoga in Lower Township 

Thursdays at 6 p.m. 

Millman Center, Villas 

Join Lower Township for yoga every Thursday evening. 5$ cover fee. Yoga lasts about an hour.  

The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel Film and Zoom Q&A 

Thursday, Jan. 12 at 5 p.m.  

Avalon Public Library 

Screening of the award-winning documentary, “The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel” followed by a Zoom Q&A session with the film’s director. The film is about the extraordinary odyssey of a German amateur violinist who becomes a reluctant soldier in Hitler’s army and defies overwhelming odds to not only survive World War II, but to become a U.S. Government agent. 

Special Olympics Polar Plunge 

Saturday, Jan. 14 at 1 p.m. – registration at 10 a.m. 

Wildwoods Convention Center at the beach. 

The Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations, and businesses to support Special Olympics New Jersey athletes by jumping into the frigid Atlantic waters on January 14. For more information or to register visit 

Coastal Birding at Stone Harbor Point 

Saturday, Jan. 14 from 1 to 4 p.m.  

Join Chris Marks and CMBO Naturalists, as theyexplore some of the iconic barrier islands in Cape May County. These long and narrow land strips are teeming with a variety of birds. For this trip, we’ll spend the majority of our time on Seven Mile Island, home to the boroughs of Stone Harbor and Avalon as well as amazing ocean views, dunes, and marshes. Pre-registration is required! Register at 

Martin Luther King Jr Ceremony and Soul Food Lunch 

Monday, Jan. 16 at 12 p.m.  

Music Pier 

This event will bring the community together to remember Dr. King through words, song and dance. The event will include community resources and a soul food lunch