On The Scene This Week: July 12 to July 18


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, July 12

Kick off your weekend at Anglesea Pub and enjoy great food, great people, and a class Irish “pub feeling” all evening long. Join Jaime Ratchford for Irish Happy Hour starting at 4 p.m., then stay later into the night for Motown Friday with DJ Johnny Vee starting at 10 p.m.

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!

Saturday, July 13

On Saturday, grab your friends and head out on the deck at The Inlet on Olde. Enjoy specials from 2-5 p.m. with discounted drinks and appetizers during the Ocean Front Happy Hour, then enjoy music from Johnny O & The Classic Dogs of Love starting at 6 p.m. The band will be playing old school, R&B, pop, and funky dance favorites, so get ready to dance the evening away!

Keep the party going Saturday night with live music from Love Seed Mama Jump at Cabana’s Beach Bar and Grill starting at 9:30 p.m. The six-piece rock band from Delaware will be playing pop-rock music with a blend of modern and melodic hooks, delivered with powerful, impassioned vocals for even more dancing late into the night.

Sunday, July 14

Live music can almost always be found at The Crab House at Two Mile Landing! Spend your Sunday in Wildwood Crest for casual dining, refreshing drinks, and amazing waterfront views. Enjoy music from acoustic guitarist Ray McGeehan on the Crab Deck from 5-9 p.m. or Cape May Roots on the Sunset Deck from 6-10 p.m.

Monday, July 15

Relax in “Cape May’s Living Room” – The Brown Room at Congress Hall – on Monday night and listen to Brooke Dicaro perform from 7-11 p.m. Sit back on one of the leather couches while Brooke combines jazz and blues elements to create her unique sound, playing ukulele and piano as she sings. The newly renovated cocktail lounge provides guests with a relaxed, sophisticated atmosphere and serves prohibition era cocktails, specialty cocktails, beer, and wine.

Tuesday, July 16

On Tuesday night, head down to On The Rocks at the Cape May – Lewes Ferry for waterfront views of the bay, plenty of menu options, and live music from the BitterSweet Duo. The BitterSweet Duo will perform pop music from 5-8 p.m. Enjoy Happy Hour from 6 p.m. to close, with drink specials and select “five buck bites.”

Wednesday, July 17

Pull up a stool for a slice, a brew and a panoramic sunset view at Stone Harbor Pizza Pub this Wednesday night.  Warm up your vocal chords and prepare to sing your heart out at Open Mic Night from 7-11 p.m. After you hit the stage and perform a karaoke classic, hang out to witness the rest of the five star performances.

Thursday, July 18

On Thursday night, head over Backfin Bar & Grill in Wildwood to watch the Sindi Raymond Band from 7-10 p.m. This high energy duo will be performing classic rock favorites and modern day pop all night long, so don’t miss this chance to rock out!