Ice House Hosts 7th Annual New Jersey State Crab Festival

WILDWOOD – The 7th Annual New Jersey State Crab Festival will be held on Saturday, Aug. 5 for a day of family fun and all things crabby! The event takes place in front of Ice House Restaurant and Bar, located at 4415 Park Blvd. in Wildwood, and will feature a block party atmosphere with live entertainment, vendors, crabs cooked to order and so much more.

The festival starts at 11 a.m. featuring blue claw crabs, a beer garden and “must try” crabby Bloody Marys. Exciting activities for the kids start at 6 p.m. Enjoy live entertainment all day long, including the Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band “Parrotbeach” at 6 p.m.!

Pick up “Crabby” at the Ice House now or the day of the Crab Festival for just $5 and be entered into the 50/50 prize drawing, happening after the kid’s Live Crab Race at the festival. All proceeds benefit “Lunch with Lynch” #YouInspireKindness.

Admission to the festival is FREE! The event is pay-as-you-go.

Ice House Restaurant and Bar is focused on providing guests with outstanding service and a quality dining experience. The dining room is open seven days a week at 5 p.m. For awesome views and fabulous sunsets overlooking Otten’s Harbor, take the elevator up to the Ice House’s deck, open Monday through Friday at 3 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.

For more information on Ice House and the New Jersey State Crab Festival, visit or call (609) 522-0033.