On The Scene: August 9 to August 15


The nightlife at the Jersey Shore heats up when the sun begins to set and the hottest local bands, DJs and musicians take the stage at your favorite shore-town bars, restaurants and clubs. Whether you’re tapping your toes to live music or joining in on games like Quizzo and Name That Tune, the fun will last all night long. Check out who’s on the scene this week in Cape May County!


Friday, August 9
Abracadabra! Kick off your weekend at Urie’s Waterfront for magic with Magician Rich from 6 to 9 p.m.! The magic show is fun for the whole family and will amaze people of all ages. If you want to kick off the weekend earlier, stop by for Happy Hour from 2 to 4 p.m. with $5 appetizers and $2.50 drafts at the bar.

When the magic is over, head over to Anglesea Pub to get your mind off all the tricks you can’t wrap your head around. Enjoy DJ Entertainment from Johnny Vee for Motown Friday starting at 9:30 p.m. If Anglesea is your bar of choice all Friday long, join Jamie Ratchford for the Irish Happy Hour starting at 4 p.m.


Saturday, August 10
Pool party! Head to Flip Flopz in North Wildwood to lounge by the pool and enjoy Pool Party DJ Entertainment from 2 to 8 p.m. Starting at 5 p.m., switch over and watch Love Junk, the band that will have you moving and grooving until 9 p.m. This is sure to be a Saturday Day-into-Night Dance Party, so singing along and dancing is a must!

If you’re in the mood for Mexican, head over to Joe Joe’s Place Tacos and Tequila for live music and great margaritas! Enjoy acoustic music from Rhett Tierney from 6-10 p.m. With over 30 tequilas behind the bar, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect combination for your taste buds!


Sunday, August 11
Choose from a variety of craft beers and enjoy the ocean views at Iron Pier Craft House on this Sunday Funday. Join Geno White Trio every Sunday from 7-10 p.m. for jazz and blues instrumentals to end your weekend in a relaxing atmosphere.


Monday, August 12
Start your week with Balls & Brews Quizzo at The Country Club Tavern on Monday night! Head to Cape May Court House at 8 p.m. to test your knowledge and enjoy discounted food and drinks. Order a half-priced meatball sandwich or a Coors Light for $1.50 to round out a fun night of trivia!


Tuesday, August 13
Start warming up your voice now! Carney’s Karaoke Contest is back from 9-10 p.m. on August 13. It’s always fun to watch others perform, but browse through the song selection then jump up on stage too! Whether you win or lose, it’s all about having fun and singing your heart out. Then, stay from Euro Night starting at 10 p.m.


Wednesday, August 14
Bingo! Have some fun at the Surf Dog Bar & Grill with Tommy T-Bone and Bar Bingo starting at 7 p.m. Play alone or bring your friends. Just know, winners will receive gift certificates to Surf Dog! Plus, Wednesdays at Surf Dog call for half off wings and great meal deals: a brick oven and cheese pizza and a pitcher of beer or soda for just $13.95!


Thursday, August 15
At 7 p.m., head over to Duffinetti’s Restaurant and Lounge to hear local musician Jim Asselta perform easy listening folk, country, cover songs, originals, and more! Duffinetti’s is the place for good music, good food, and good times, so make sure to order some fantastic Italian cuisine as you enjoys Jim’s tunes.


View the Entertainment Grid for a fun list of upcoming live entertainment in Cape May County!