THIS WEEKEND: Holiday Crafts, Shopping Extravaganza, & More

Looking for something to do this weekend? Cape May County is abuzz with tons of holiday shopping opportunities and events. Check out some of the fun!

Girls Weekend
Friday-Sunday, November 22nd to 24th from 9 am to 5 pm
Where: Sea Isle City
The Sea Isle Chamber of Commerce invites you to join us for a Girl’s Getaway Weekend Nov. 22-24. Spend time with your girlfriends getting your hair done, eating great food, and of course shopping! This is a great opportunity to get started on spring shopping in a totally stress free atmosphere! Eat, drink, and shop.

Holiday Shopping Craft Night
Friday, November 22nd from 5 to 9 pm
Where: Cape May County Technical High School – 188 Crest Haven Road, Cape May Court House
Free door prizes! Forty vendors! Come out and show your support for the students at the Cape May County Technical High School. Participating vendors have all donated to the scholarship fund sponsored by School Based Youth Services.

Independent Consultant & Handmade Craft Show
Friday, November 22nd from 6 to 9 pm
Where: Upper Township Community Center – 1790 Rt 50, Tuckahoe
The Upper Township Rescue Squad will be hosting an Independent Consultant & Handmade Craft Show on Friday, November 22, 2013 at the Upper Township Community Center at 1790 RT 50 in Tuckahoe between 6pm & 9pm. Come out for a fun time to shop & socialize. Refreshments will be served.

‘Earlier than the Bird’ Downtown Shopping Extravaganza
Saturday, November 23rd from 8 am to noon
Where: Asbury Ave, Ocean City
Get out earlier than the bird and jump start hour holiday shopping the weekend before Thanksgiving. Shop in your pajamas for early bird shopping specials.

Middle Township Baseball “Catch Some Fun” Event
Saturday, November 23rd from 6 to 10 pm
Where: Bolero Resort – 3320 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood
$25 fee includes soda, beer, & wine plus a choice of roast beef sandwiches, wings, salad, and cake. Fabulous raffles including themed baskets and a huge basket of cheer. Proceeds to help the Middle Township High School Panthers baseball team travel to Orlando for spring training at Disney’s Wide World of Sports and provide equipment needed for the season.

“The Nutcracker”
Sunday, November 24th from 2 pm
Where: Middle Township PAC – 212 Bayberry Dr, Cape May Court House
When the New Jersey Ballet brings its highly acclaimed production of “The Nutcracker” to the Performing Arts Center of Middle Township on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m., there will be a special reason to celebrate the occasion. Not only will it open the holiday season for The PAC, but it also will mark the 20th year that the professional dance company will perform “The Nutcracker” at the center, which in December will be celebrating its own 21st anniversary. It will also be the 43rd anniversary of the ballet company’s initial production of “The Nutcracker” which has been seen by more than a million fans at 800 performances. Tickets are $25 general admission, $20 for senior citizens, $15 for students and $12 for children ten and under. Call 609-463-1924 for tickets.

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

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