Events This Week: May 3 – 10, 2023

Red Bull Beach Scramble 

Friday and Saturday, May 5 and 6  

Wildwood beaches between the first two Morey’s Piers

Red Bull Beach Scramble brings SxS racing to the beaches of Wildwood, NJ. Hosted between the world-famous Morey’s Piers, racers will face a challenging and fast sand course featuring a mix of natural and manmade features. 

Martin Z. Mollusk Day 

Friday, May 5 at 11 a.m. 

9th Street Beach, Ocean City 

This local version of Groundhog’s Day has locals eagerly awaiting the arrival of Martin Mollusk, a crab who may or not come out of his shell. Come and find out if summer is coming early! 

Exit Zero Jazz Festival

May 5 – 7

Venues across Cape May

The popular jazz festival returns for another year. Saturday general admission is sold out, but check for more details and full lineup. 

National Wildlife Refuge Opening Day

Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

12001 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood Crest

The ever-lovely nature center is open! During Sundays from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. during May and June, ride your bike to the refuge, complete an activity, and receive a free sports bag and other goodies for the family. Give them a visit anytime – it’s a beautiful place to be!

Wildwood Crest Spring Yard Sale Day

Saturday, May 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Browse over 200 sale locations throughout Wildwood Crest at the Borough-Wide Yard Sale. Residents and visitors are reminded to obey all traffic laws as they travel through town on the day of the event. The Borough-Wide Yard Sale is sponsored by the Wildwood Crest Department of Public Works.

Ocean City Spring Block Party 

Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  

5th Street to 14th Street on Asbury Ave 

Come celebrate the beginning of warm weather with over 350 crafters, food vendors, music, and more. 

Deeply Rooted Learning Center Art Show 

Saturday, May 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  

Deeply Rooted Learning Center, 1159 US-9, Court House 

Local kids will show off their artwork at this annual fundraiser art show.  

Kids Event: Elephant and Piggie Party  
Saturday, May 6 from 10 to 11 a.m. 

Court House Library, Storytime Room 

We will celebrate this fabulous duo with stories, crafts, snacks, and more! 

Family Movie Afternoon: Moana 

Saturday, May 6 at 1:30 p.m. 

Wildwood Crest Library 

Snacks are provided! 

Avalon Garden Club Plant & Bake Sale 

Saturday, May 6 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

39th Street between Dune & Ocean Drives 

It’s time to plant those spring flowers! Attendees can stop by and purchase different premium and bedding pots for sale to make your home the envy of the neighborhood. Also, satisfy your sweet tooth at the bake sale as you pick out some beautiful plants to decorate your home. 

Free Avalon Movie: Boiling Point 

Monday, May 8 at 5 p.m. 

Avalon Free Public Library 

Join us for an Art House Film Night to watch “Boiling Point”, one of the many free Kanopy movies available with your library card! Synopsis: Enter the relentless pressure of a restaurant kitchen as a head chef wrangles his team on the busiest day of the year. Rated R.