THIS WEEKEND: Craft Show, Railroad Days and More!

Chip Miller Surf Fest
Friday, July 24th from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 7th Street Beach, Ocean City
Ocean City is fortunate to be able to host events like the Chip Miller Surf Fest on (July 24), 7 a.m. check in time, 8 a.m. start, 7th Street Beach. $35 per surfer. The event benefits Amyloidosis research and awareness. Partnering with Waves of Caring, The Surf Fest and Chip Miller Foundation was formed in memory of Chip Miller who died of Amyloidosis. The program assists those with the disease and provides funds to help science find a cure. For more information visit or contact Nick Bricker at or (609) 231-1562.

Hawk Haven Vineyard’s Rootstock Concert Series
Friday, Jully 24th from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Hawk Haven Vineyard, 600 South Railroad Avenue, Rio Grande
Discover new music and pair it with amazing wine at Hawk Haven Vineyard’s Rootstock concert series! The sun setting behind the vineyard provides the perfect backdrop for a fun Friday night at Hawk Haven. Named for the essential part of the grape vine, Rootstock combines beautiful vineyard ambiance and intimate performances by world-class musicians. Grab a seat at one of our picnic tables or kick back on a blanket beside the vines. The show is about to start!

Cape May-Lewes Ferry’s “Rock the Boat” Cruise
Friday, July 24th at 6 p.m.
Where: Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal, 1200 Lincoln Blvd, Cape May
Boatloads of great live music! Get ready to “Rock the Boat!” this summer aboard the Cape May – Lewes Ferry! Ready those dancing shoes and rock on as the ferry takes the party off dry land with their “Rock the Boat!” cruises this summer. The ferry’s “Rock the Boat!” cruises take place every Friday evening through August 28, 2015.

Sea Isle City’s Got Talent
Friday, July 24th at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard, Sea Isle City
Starting June 26, the Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization’s “Sea Isle City’s Got Talent” contests will take place on Fri. evenings at the Band Shell, where an impressive line-up of amateur performers will compete for cash prizes – and the chance to advance to the event’s Grand Finale on August 21

Fireworks on the Beach
Friday, July 24th at 10 p.m.
Where: Beach at Pine Avenue, Wildwood
Summer fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, every Friday night! Visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods! 10 p.m. Free. Rain date is Sunday night at 9 p.m. 609.523.1602 or

Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
Saturday, July 25th from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: On the Corner of Schellenger & Pacific Avenues, Wildwood
The Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market will take place every Saturday from 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., during the summer months, rain or shine. The market is located at 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger & Pacific Avenues) featuring fresh produce, baked goods, specialty foods, prepared foods, local wine, craft beer, and more! For more info, call 609.523.1602 or visit

Boardwalk Craft Show
Saturday, July 25th and Sunday, July 26th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Rio Grande Avenue Boardwalk, Wildwood
The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. All handmade products. Sat: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free. 609.522.0378, 609.522.0198 or

Ultimate Beach Frisbee Tournament
Saturday, July 25th and Sunday, July 26th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Wildwood Beach Patrol Headquarters, Schellenger Avenue Beach, Wildwood
It’s the largest beach Frisbee tournament in the world!The annual event is held on the beach at the Wildwood Beach Patrol Headquarters at Schellenger Avenue. Sat: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. A 4-on-4 team competition for players of all levels, ages 18 & over. More than 400 teams from all over the country compete in the tournament. Free to spectators. 609.859.0313 or

Historic Cold Spring Village Railroad Days
Saturday, July 25th from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Shore Road, Cape May
All aboard! Historic Cold Spring Village’s Annual Railroad Days will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 25-26 from 10am-4:30pm. Sponsored by the Crest Savings Bank, Railroad Days is the perfect outing for folks interested in railroad history, model and toy trains, or just enjoying a unique collection in a unique historical setting.

Antique Car Show
Saturday, July 25th at 11 a.m.
Where: Between 16th and 26th Avenues, North Wildwood
The Jersey Cape Region Antique Automobile Club of America will sponsor an Antique Car Show 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the boardwalk between 16th and 26th Avenues in North Wildwood. For more information call Councilman Robert McCullion at 609.522.6442.

Avalon Lions Charities Endless Summer Concert Series: The Landsharks (Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band)
Saturday, July 25th at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Avalon Community Hall, 3001 Avalon Avenue, Avalon
Come enjoy the music of Jimmy Buffett with the Landsharks Band. They are one of the most popular tribute bands in the world and have played in concert with both Jimmy Buffett and the Beach Boys. They have also played at the Super Bowl and Disney World. A Landshark is anybody who wants to have a great time! Join us for one of the most exciting nights of the summer! All proceeds benefit Family Promise of Cape May County. The concert will be held on July 25th at the Avalon Community Center 30th and Avalon Ave. Festivities start at 5:30pm. Tickets are $40 and include a BBQ Dinner. Please call Jim Collins (215) 704-2123 or Carmen Catanese (609) 967-0411 for additional information. Visit for more information and to join this great organization.

Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series – Almost Journey
Saturday, July 25th at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest
The Borough of Wildwood Crest has planned its largest Summer Music Series schedule to date.
A total of 29 evenings of live musical entertainment for the entire family are on tap in the eighth annual Wildwood Crest Free Summer Music Series, which is set to begin next week. Live music will be held at 7:30 p.m. each Wednesday and Saturday from June 24 through Sept. 5 at the entertainment pavilion at Centennial Park, located at Fern Road and Ocean Avenue.

Sea Isle City’s Free Concerts Under the Stars – The Glimmer Twins
Saturday, July 25th at 8 p.m.
Where: Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard, Sea Isle City
Sea Isle’s free Concerts Under the Stars, hosted by the resort’s Division of Tourism, take place each Saturday Night at the Excursion Park Band Shell, 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. The Glimmer Twins, a Rolling Stones Tribute

Morey’s Brunch Bunch
Sunday, July 26th from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Morey’s Pier, 3501 Boardwalk, Wildwood
Calling all princesses and superheroes! On July 26th and August 9th enjoy brunch fit for a princess, or super hero, at Joe’s Fish Co. on Surfside Pier. Guests can indulge in brunch while mingling and taking photographs with their favorite characters. Other activities include, arts and crafts, games and dancing. But the fun doesn’t end with brunch. Each guest will receive an all-day pass to Morey’s Beachfront Water Parks! Kids can splash around in one of three kiddie play areas, go wild on the 6-lane Wipeout! slide or journey through the water park along the River Adventure.

Character Nights
Sunday, July 26th at 6 p.m.
Where: Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and the Boardwalk, Ocean City
Character Nights on the boardwalk Characters will sign autographs in front of the Music Pier at 6:00pm. Come join the fun and meet all the Ocean City Boardwalk Merchants’ Mascots. Sponsored by Jilly’s, Manco and Manco’s Pizza & Surf Mall.

For more information about these and other community events, see the Herald’s online calendar