EVENT CALENDAR

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2017 WILDWOODS EVENT CALENDAR
     
Listed below are activities scheduled for the season in
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All events are subject to change!
MARCH
 3/19  3/19 Health & Fitness Expo
The Expo will be held from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. inside the Wildwoods Convention Center.
 3/20  3/20 Ocean Drive Marathon
Featuring a 26.2 mile marathon as well as a 10 mile run starting at 9 a.m. through the scenic barrier islands of Cape May County, and a portion includes running the entire length of the Wildwoods Boardwalk.
 3/20  3/20 Spring Bridal Fair
Noon until 4 p.m. in the Oceanfront Exhibit Hall at the Wildwoods Convention Center.
3/25 3/26 War at the Jersey Shore’ National Youth Wrestling Championships
Wildwoods Convention Center.
3/26 3/26 Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt
On the beach at 19th Avenue, North Wildwood. Noon.
3/26 3/26 Greater Wildwood Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt
On the beach at Lincoln Avenue, Wildwood. Noon.
3/27 3/27 Ed’s Funcade Easter Sunday Egg Hunt in the Hay
On the Boardwalk at 23rd Avenue in North Wildwood.
3/27 3/27 Morey’s Piers Easter Celebration
Celebrate Easter with the whole family on Mariner’s Landing from noon – 5 p.m.
3/30 4/3 Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show
Wildwoods Convention Center.
APRIL
4/1 4/3 Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show
Wildwoods Convention Center.
4/1 4/1 Jersey Shore Beach ‘n Boat Fishing Tournament
The Jersey Shore Beach ‘n Boat Fishing Tournament is a season-long, inshore, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
4/9 4/10 Special Olympics NJ Basketball Finals
Held at the Wildwoods Convention Center and other locations throughout the Wildwoods
4/15 4/16 Waves of Grace Women’s Retreat
The First United Methodist Church of Hightstown will host a women’s retreat at the Wildwoods Convention Center.
4/16 4/16 ECC Cheer Shore Show Down
Wildwoods Convention Center. Elite Cheer Championship hosts annual cheerleading competition.
4/17 4/17 Beast of the East Cheerleading Competition
Wildwoods Convention Center.
4/20 4/20 Business at The Beach Expo
Hundreds of products and services for Cape May County businesses will be held inside the Wildwoods Convention Center.
4/23 4/23 Feis at the Beach
Wildwoods Convention Center. Cummins School of Irish Dance presents Feis at the Beach.
4/23 4/23 County Healthcare Resource Day
The Cape May County Department of Health will be hosting County Healthcare Resource Day from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Wildwoods Convention Center.
4/24 4/24 Passport Around the World
Wildwoods Convention Center. Girl Scouts will present displays for countries around the world.
4/28 5/1 Tournament of Bands Indoor Championships
Wildwoods Convention Center. All-Chapter Atlantic Coast Championship featuring performers ranging from middle school through college level encompassing marching bands, indoor guard, majorette, percussion and dance teams, as well as jazz bands from NJ, PA, NY, DE, MD, IN and WV.
4/30 5/1 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Flower and Bake Sale
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, 111 North Central Avenue, North Wildwood.
MAY
5/1 5/1 Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Season Long Fishing Tournament
The Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Fishing Tournament is a New Jersey statewide, season-long, inshore, saltwater, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
5/1 5/1 Tournament of Bands Indoor Championships
Wildwoods Convention Center. All-Chapter Atlantic Coast Championship featuring performers ranging from middle school through college level encompassing marching bands, indoor guard, majorette, percussion and dance teams, as well as jazz bands from NJ, PA, NY, DE, MD, IN and WV.
5/1 5/1 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Flower and Bake Sale
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, 111 North Central Avenue, North Wildwood.
5/4 5/4 Seashore Foods Trade Show
Wildwoods Convention Center’s Starlight Ballroom. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Free Admission.
5/5 5/7 Tall Cedars Convention
Wildwoods Convention Center. 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. daily. Independent Masonic organization convention. Parade on Saturday beginning at 21st and Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood and proceeds south to Andrews Avenue in Wildwood.
5/6 5/8 Spring Boardwalk Classic Car Show
An incredible collection of classic cars and trucks will be displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk on Friday and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
5/6 5/8 NJ State Gymnastics Championships
Wildwoods Convention Center. The United States Association of Independent Gymnastics Clubs will hold its annual state gymnastics championship featuring over 600 athletes competing on the floor, balance beam, uneven bars and vault.
5/7 5/7 Annual Borough Wide Yard Sale
Nearly 200 yard sale locations throughout the Borough of Wildwood Crest. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
5/7 5/8 Morey’s Piers Boardwalk Bunk Down
Set up camp on Adventure Pier, then enjoy the rides on Mariner’s Pier all day Saturday.
5/8 5/8 Moreys Piers Mother’s Day Celebration
Celebrate Mother’s Day with the entire family! While there’s always fun for everyone at Morey’s Piers, Mom gets some extra TLC!
5/11 5/11 Wildwoods Restaurant Showcase
Enjoy a sampling of mouth-watering dishes and decadent desserts from dozens of the Wildwoods’ finest restaurants and specialty shops.
5/12 5/14 Knights of Columbus Convention
Wildwoods Convention Center. Annual meeting of the New Jersey State Council, Knights of Columbus.
5/14 5/14 Captain Kidd Pirate Day
Pirate costume parade begins on 26th & the Boardwalk at 11 a.m. Treasure hunt to follow at 19th & beach, North Wildwood for children ages 12 and under.
5/14 5/14 Wild Child 1K Beach Run
Morey’s Piers invites kids to join in the running fun during The Wild Half Weekend. The Wild Child, a beach run for kids 12 and under, will start at noon on THE BEACH at Rio Grande Avenue.
5/15 5/15 Wild Half Marathon, 8K & 5K
One wild weekend…a seaside half marathon that combines your love of running with the pure joy of an amusement park, the sights and sounds of a classic boardwalk, outstanding accommodations, together with the rhythm of beach life.
5/20 5/22 Morey’s Piers Beach Jam Spring Beach Bash
Mariner’s Pier, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts from around the country camp on the beach in North Wildwood.
5/21 5/22 National MS Society “Coast the Coast” Bike Tour
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society hosts this annual event which includes a bike tour through the Wildwoods.
5/22 5/24 The Greater New Jersey United Methodist Annual Conference
Annual conference at the Wildwoods Convention Center with various sessions held daily.
5/27 5/27 Unlocking of the Ocean Media Day Event
It’s time to get your feet sandy! Come join us to officially start the summer season at 12 noon on the beach next to the Widwoods Convention Center.
5/27 5/29 Regional Gymnastics Championships
Wildwoods Convention Center. The United States Association of Independent Gymnastics Clubs will hold a regional gymnastics championship featuring competitions on the floor, balance beam, uneven bars and vault.
5/27 5/30 Wildwoods International Kite Festival
The largest kite festival in North America taking place on the Beach at Rio Grande Avenue in Wildwood and inside the Wildwoods Convention Center featuring kite makers from around the world flying their most incredible colorful creations.
5/28 `5/29 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine.
5/28 9/3 Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
The Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market will take place every Saturday from 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, rain or shine.
5/29 5/29 Wildwood Crest Summer Kickoff Concert
Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue in Wildwood Crest at 7:30 p.m. FREE outdoor all-ages concert featuring dance and party hits by The Fabulous Greaseband.
5/29 5/29 Music in the Parks
Schools from all over the tri-state area compete in choir while enjoying a day at Morey’s Piers and Raging Waters Waterpark.
5/30 5/30 North Wildwood Memorial Day Ceremony
Memorial Day Ceremony at the North Wildwood Veterans Monument, Spruce & New York Avenues, in North Wildwood.
5/30 5/30 Wildwood Memorial Day Ceremony
Memorial Day Ceremonies at the Wildwood American Legion Post #184, 4200 Atlantic Ave. in Wildwood at 11 a.m. featuring speakers, recognition of deceased comrades, firing squad, “Taps” and wreath laying ceremonies at the Post, the Memorial Walk, and at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
JUNE
6/1 6/1 Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Season Long Fishing Tournament
Jersey Shore Beach n Boat fishing tournament is a season long, inshore, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
6/1 6/3 Morey’s Piers Annual Education Extravaganza
Mariners Pier, Schellenger Ave, Wildwood.
6/2 6/5 NJ State Elks Convention
Annual convention of the New Jersey Elks at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Parade will step off on Saturday at noon at 25th & Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood.
6/3 6/5 Race of Gentlemen’ Vintage Car & Motorcycle Beach Drag Races
Spectators and racers alike will experience a simpler time of when guys were gentlemen and cars were king!
6/4 6/4 JDRF Wildwood Walk to Cure Diabetes
Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m.; the 3 mile walk begins at 10:30 a.m. on the Wildwoods Boardwalk at Morey’s Adventure Pier, 3720 Boardwalk, rain or shine.
6/4 9/3 Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
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.
6/7 6/11 American Legion Convention and Parade
Wildwoods Convention Center. Yearly convention of the New Jersey State American Legion. Parade takes place Saturday at 2 p.m. at 18th & Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood.
6/10 6/11 New Year’s in North Wildwood – NEW!
A newly combined event for 2016! The top Mummers Brigades AND top Mummers String Bands from the New Year’s Day Parade in Philadelphia will entertain crowds in the pub district of North Wildwood.
6/10 6/11 Wildwood Beer Fest
The Wildwood Beer Fest is a beer tasting event to celebrate the art of locally brewed craft beer. Located in Fox Park, on Ocean Avenue between E. Burk and E. Montgomery Avenues – this festival will be equally exciting for the brew aficionado and novice alike.
6/10 6/12 International Supreme Council of DeMolay NJ State Convention
Wildwoods Convention Center. Masonic Lodge Youth Group convention, banquet and installation for members only.
6/11 6/11 Wildwood Beach Patrol Lifeguard Tryouts
Wildwood beach patrol is hiring strong swimmers, runners and rowers to be trained as ocean lifeguards for the summer season.
6/13 6/18 Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary Convention
Wildwoods Convention Center. Annual convention for VFW and Ladies Auxiliary. Sat: 1:30 p.m. – Parade on Atlantic Avenue, Wildwood.
6/14 6/14 American Flag Day Ceremony
Veterans Monument, Spruce and New York Avenues, North Wildwood. Ceremonial raising of the flag. 10 a.m. Free.
6/17 6/19 Jeep Invation
Over 700 Jeeps of all makes and models will invade the Wildwoods Beach between Lincoln and Spencer Avenues.
6/17 6/19 Wildwoods Beach ‘n Boat Fishing Challenge
Join the Jersey Shore Beach ‘n Boat Fishing Tournament for a brand new event hosted by the Wildwoods.
6/18 6/18 Cabs at the Beach Drum & Bugle Corps Competition
Maxwell Field, Youngs and Park Blvd., Wildwood.
6/18 6/18 The Ride To Defeat ALS Bike Ride
Morey’s Piers hosts this annual fundraiser to help fight against Lou Gehrigs Disease.
6/18 6/19 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Maritime Festival
The event will take place on the grounds of the historic Hereford Inlet Lighthouse and along Central Avenue fronting the lighthouse in North Wildwood.
6/19 6/19 Morey’s Piers Father’s Day Celebration
Celebrate Father’s Day with the entire family.
6/19 9/5 Yoga on the Beach
Bring a beach towel and on the Wildwood beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue for yoga classes at 9 a.m. $5 per class.
6/20 6/24 National Marbles Tournament
Ringer Stadium, Wildwood Avenue and the beach, Wildwood. The official national 91st anniversary competition in the sport of marbles for boys and girls ages 8-14 that have qualified by winning local tournaments throughout the United States.
6/24 6/24 North American Flow Tour
Held at the Flow House, Cedar Avenue & the Boardwalk in Wildwood, this action-packed event will feature top national competitors on the FLOWRIDER showing off their impressive boarding skills.
6/24 6/26 North Wildwood Italian-American Festival
Celebration of Italian-American heritage, food and music held in beautiful North Wildwood along Olde New Jersey Avenue. Authentic Italian-American foods, vendors, dancing, children’s games, meatball relay races, Little Miss Italy contest, olive tree signings, raffles and FREE live entertainment will take place all weekend long.
6/24 8/26 Fireworks on the Beach
Summer fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, every Friday night!
6/25 6/25 Latin Heritage Festival – NEW!
A culinary extravaganza with a Latin flair along Pacific Avenue between Spicer and Lincoln Avenues in Wildwood from noon to 8 p.m. celebrating all things Latin!
6/25 6/25 Bushido Open (East) National Martial Arts Championship – NEW!
The Bushido Open National Martial Arts Championship is a multi-style open Karate, Kajukenbo, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu, Wushu, self defense and Brazilian Ju Jitsu tournament.
6/25 6/26 Cape Express Beach Blast Soccer
Friday night registration in the Wildwoods Convention Center. Saturday & Sunday: Games are played on the Wildwoods Beaches, between Spencer and Poplar Avenues. Over 1,000 teams will compete on the sand in the largest sand soccer tournament in the world!
6/25 9/3 Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30 p.m. FREE live music for the entire family at Centennial Park.
6/26 9/4 Joe Stamile Amphitheater Concert Series at Fox Park
Fox Park, Burk & Ocean Avenues, Wildwood. Every Sunday night at 7:30 p.m. FREE, live entertainment.
6/26 6/30 Youth For Christ Heatwave
Wildwoods Convention Center and the Wildwoods beaches. 8 am – 10 pm daily.
6/27 8/29 Cape Atlantic Irish Pipe Brigade Parade
Authentic Irish Pipe and Drum Brigade parade on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
6/28 8/19 Wildwood Talent Showcase
Schellenger Beach Stage at Schellenger Avenue and the Boardwalk in Wildwood. 7 p.m. nightly.
6/28 8/23 Downtown Wildwood FREE Movie Night
FREE family movies will be shown every Tuesday night at dusk at the Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market Lot, 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger and Pacific Avenues.)
6/28 8/30 Boardwalk Parades
Entertainment varies between Main Stage Harmony or Drum and Bugle performers on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
6/29 8/31 Duffy String Band Performance
Duffy String Band performs on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
6/29 8/31 String Band Performances
String bands perform from 16th Street in North Wildwood to the Wildwoods Convention Center on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
6/30 9/1 Philadelphia Mummers Parades
Performances by various string bands on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
JULY
7/1 7/1 Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Season Long Fishing Tournament
Jersey Shore Beach n Boat fishing tournament is a season long, inshore, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
7/1 7/3 Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show
Wildwoods Convention Center. Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances.
7/1 8/19 Wildwood Talent Showcase
Schellenger Beach Stage at Schellenger Avenue and the Boardwalk in Wildwood. 7 p.m. nightly. Dancers ages 6 – 18 will perform. FREE.
7/1 8/26 Fireworks on the Beach
Summer fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, every Friday night!
7/1 9/5 Yoga on the Beach
Bring a beach towel and on the Wildwood beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue for yoga classes at 9 a.m. $5 per class.
7/1 9/3 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. All handmade products. Fri: & Sat: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free.
7/2 9/3 Concerts under the Stars Series
FREE live entertainment at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean Avenues, North Wildwood.
7/2 9/3 Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30 p.m. FREE live music for the entire family at Centennial Park.
7/2 9/3 Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
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.
7/3 9/4 Joe Stamile Amphitheater Concert Series at Fox Park
Fox Park, Burk & Ocean Avenues in Wildwood. 7:30 p.m. FREE.
7/4 7/4 Fourth of July Beach ‘n Boardwalk Patriotic Run/Walk
Wildwoods Convention Center. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Race starts at 9 a.m.
7/4 7/4 Independence Day Parade
Check in from 8 – 8:45 a.m. at 9th & Atlantic Avenues, North Wildwood.
7/4 7/4 July 4th Weekend Fireworks Spectacular
Originating on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, but visible from almost anywhere on the island!
7/4 7/4 Patriotic Pooch Parade
The Patriotic Pooch Parade will join in the march of the Independence Day Parade through the island at 8th and Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood.
7/5 8/23 Downtown Wildwood FREE Movie Night
FREE family movies will be shown every Tuesday night at dusk at the Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market Lot, 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger and Pacific Avenues.)
7/4 8/29 Cape Atlantic Irish Pipe Brigade
Authentic Irish Pipe and Drum Brigade parade on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
7/5 8/30 Boardwalk Parades
Entertainment varies between Main Stage Harmony or Drum and Bugle performers on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
7/6 8/31 Duffy String Band Performance
Duffy String Band performs on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
7/6 8/31 String Band Performances
String bands perform from 16th Street in North Wildwood to the Wildwoods Convention Center on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
7/7 8/18 Wildwood Crest Sundown Celebrations – NEW!
All ages family-friendly event at 7 p.m. featuring live music, children’s activities, street performers and family portrait photography services along beautiful Sunset Lake (NJ & Louisville Avenues in Wildwood Crest), which features some of the most stunning sunsets at the Jersey Shore. FREE.
7/7 9/1 FREE Movies on the Beach
Wildwoods Beach between Andrews Avenue and Taylor Avenue, south of the Wildwoods Convention Center. FREE.
7/7 9/1 Philadelphia Mummers Parades
Performances by various string bands on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
7/8 7/8 Cape May County Lifeguard Championships
On the beach at Rambler Road, Wildwood Crest. 6:30 p.m. Beach patrols from Cape May County compete in the 33td annual event featuring various rowing, swimming and running competitions that showcase lifeguarding skills.
7/8 7/10 NJ State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival
2nd and Olde New Jersey Avenues, and surrounding pubs in North Wildwood.
7/9 7/9 Sidewalk Chalk Competition
Held at the Bill Henfey Park, 8th & Central Avenues, in North Wildwood. Sidewalk chalk drawing competition begins at 9 a.m. and you can register the day of the event.
7/9 7/9 Wildwood Crest Sand Sculpting Festival
Grab your buckets and shovels and head to the beach at Heather Road in Wildwood Crest (alongside the Beach Pier) from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
7/9 7/10 Morey’s Piers Beach Sports Weekend
Morey’s Piers presents one of the only beach sports tournaments in the world, featuring Lacrosse, Field Hockey Foot Golf & Track events, located on the beach north of Mariner’s Landing Pier at Schellenger Avenue in Wildwood.
7/9 7/10 Wildwood Cornhole Tournament
The bags will fly on the Wildwoods beach (between Wildwood & Oak Avenues) during this double elimination tournament.
7/11 7/16 Dance Xplosion National Dance Finals
Wildwoods Convention Center. National dance finals from studios all over the country competing for cash and prizes.
7/13 7/14 Miss North Wildwood Pageant
Wed: 10 a.m. interviews at North End Grill, Thurs: 6:30 p.m. Crowning Ceremony at the Lou Booth Amphitheater.
7/15 7/15 Beschen-Callahan Memorial Lifeguard
On the beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. 6 p.m. Free.
7/16 7/16 Annual Duke of Fluke Fishing Tournament
Sterling Harbor Bait & Tackle presents the 23rd Annual Duke of Fluke Tournament – South Jersey’s largest Fluke Tournament @ 7:30 AM. Live music, Pig Roast BBQ and Awards Ceremony start at 6 PM.
7/16 7/16 Boogie Board Races
Annual wave riding competition for boys and girls ages 5-17 at 15th Avenue and the beach in North Wildwood.
7/16 7/16 NJ State Crab Festival
Event takes place in front of the Ice House Restaurant, 4415 Park Blvd.in Wildwood featuring a block party atmosphere with “crabby” fun for the entire family!
7/16 7/16 Mid-Atlantic Police & Fire Survivors 5k Run/1 Mile Walk
Join us in North Wildwood this summer for the Mid-Atlantic Police and Fire Survivors’ Weekend fundraising 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk.
7/16 7/17 Cape Express “More” Beach Blast Soccer
Friday night registration in the Wildwoods Convention Center. Saturday & Sunday will feature youth and adult soccer teams from all over the East Coast competing in a barefoot soccer tournament.
7/16 7/17 Morey’s Piers Beach Foot Golf
Morey’s Piers is happy to conduct one of the only FootGolf sand tournaments in the U.S.! Held on the beautiful beaches of Wildwood, NJ, between Schellenger and Spencer Avenues, FootGolf is one of the fastest growing sports in the world, combining the two popular sports of soccer and golf.
7/17 7/22 Sophisticated Productions National Dance Competition
Wildwoods Convention Center.
7/19 7/19 Drum Circle
Flow House Wildwood (Cedar Avenue & the Boardwalk). Celebrate the full moon in a community drum circle.
7/21 7/21 Dutch Hoffman Lifeguard Championships
Annual beach patrol competition between 15 South Jersey Beach Patrols sponsored by the Wildwood Beach Patrol honoring the memory of Captain Frank “Dutch” Hoffman at Lincoln Avenue Beach.
7/23 7/23 Antique Car Show
The Jersey Cape Region Antique Automobile Club of America will sponsor an Antique Car Show 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the boardwalk between 16th and 26th Avenues in North Wildwood.
7/23 7/23 Christmas in July with Santa Claus
Santa Claus rides the beach and will have candy canes and Christmas music for all of his friends!
7/23 7/23 WWE Live
Come see your favorite WWE SUPERSTARS in action at the Wildwoods Convention Center’s Oceanfront Arena!
7/25 7/25 Wildwood Beach Patrol & 21 Down’s Day at the Beach
Over 40 Down Syndrome participants and their families, plus over 30 volunteers, are expected to attend.
7/25 8/4 Warehouse Clothing Sale
Wildwoods Convention Center. Discounted tees, hoodies, jeans, shorts, swimwear, footwear, pants, sweaters, skirts, outerwear, roomwares, accessories and so much more!
7/27 7/30 Harlem Globetrotters
Returning to the Wildwoods Convention Center Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7 p.m. nightly.
7/30 7/30 Wildwood Crest 5k Beach Run
A 5k out-and-back beach run, along with a one-mile fun run/walk, beginning and ending at the foot of the Wildwood Crest Beach Pier (Heather Rd & Ocean Ave) at 8:30 a.m.
7/30 7/31 Ultimate Beach Frisbee Tournament
It’s the largest beach Frisbee tournament in the world, featuring more than 400 teams from all over the globe!
AUGUST
8/1 8/1 Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Season Long Fishing Tournament
Jersey Shore Beach n Boat fishing tournament is a season long, inshore, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
8/1 8/4 Warehouse Clothing Sale
Wildwoods Convention Center. Discounted tees, hoodies, jeans, shorts, swimwear, footwear, pants, sweaters, skirts, outerwear, roomwares, accessories and so much more!
8/1 8/19 Wildwood Talent Showcase
Schellenger Beach Stage at Schellenger Avenue and the Boardwalk in Wildwood. 7 p.m. nightly. Dancers ages 6 – 18 will perform. FREE.
8/1 8/29 Cape Atlantic Irish Pipe Brigade
Authentic Irish Pipe and Drum Brigade parade on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. Every Monday 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
8/1 9/5 Yoga on the Beach
Bring a beach towel and on the Wildwood beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue for yoga classes at 9 a.m. $5 per class.
8/2 8/2 National Night Out – North Wildwood
Held at Bill Henfey Park, formerly 8th Avenue Field in North Wildwood from 5:30-10 p.m.
8/2 8/2 National Night Out – Wildwood
Held at Fox Park (Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues) in Wildwood from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
8/2 8/2 The Wildwoods Baby Waddle
A fun event for infants and toddlers (up to 2 years old) to show off their speedy crawling or “waddling” technique on the morning of the official Wildwoods Baby Parade!
8/2 8/30 Boardwalk Parades
Entertainment varies between Main Stage Harmony or Drum and Bugle performers on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. FREE.
8/2 9/3 Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30 p.m. FREE live music for the entire family at Centennial Park.
8/2 9/3 Downtown Wildwood FREE Movie Night
FREE family movies will be shown every Tuesday night at dusk at the Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market Lot, 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger and Pacific Avenues.)
8/3 8/3 Wildwoods Baby Parade
A Wildwoods tradition since 1909! Registration at Wildwoods Convention Center from 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
8/3 8/31 Duffy String Band Performance
Duffy String Band performs on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
8/3 8/31 String Band Performances
String bands perform from 16th Street in North Wildwood to the Wildwoods Convention Center on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
8/4 8/6 Morey’s Piers A Closer Walk Christian Youth Event
Morey’s Piers, Schellenger Avenue, Wildwood.
8/4 8/18 Wildwood Crest Sundown Celebrations – NEW!
All ages family-friendly event at 7 p.m. featuring live music, children’s activities, street performers and family portrait photography services along beautiful Sunset Lake (NJ & Louisville Avenues in Wildwood Crest), which features some of the most stunning sunsets at the Jersey Shore.
8/4 9/1 FREE Movies on the Beach
Wildwoods Beach between Andrews Avenue and Taylor Avenue, south of the Wildwoods Convention Center. FREE.
8/4 9/1 Philadelphia Mummers Parades
Performances by various string bands on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
8/4 9/3 Concerts under the Stars Series
FREE live entertainment at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean Avenues, North Wildwood.
8/5 8/26 Fireworks on the Beach
Summer fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, every Friday night!
8/6 8/6 Philomena Monastero Boardwalk for the Cure
Enjoy a relaxing stroll with us on the Wildwoods Boardwalk at our annual family walk to fight ovarian cancer!
8/6 8/7 Battle at the Beach’ Grappling Tournament
Wildwoods Convention Center. Mixed martial arts fighting competition with contestants from the tri-state area. Sat: 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun: 10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
8/6 8/7 Cure at the Shore
The Beach Patrols of the Wildwoods and the Susan G. Komen® Central and South Jersey are preparing for the first-ever “Cure at the Shore.”
8/6 9/3 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. All handmade products.
8/6 9/3 Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
The Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market will take place every Saturday from 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, rain or shine.
8/7 8/7 National Lighthouse Day
Come celebrate 200+ years of great lighthouse heritage, and the founding of the U.S. Lighthouse service and the contributions they have made to provide safety and guidance to ships at sea.
8/7 8/7 North Wildwood Annual Flea Market
JFK Blvd from 2nd – 13th Avenues, North Wildwood. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
8/12 8/14 Tattoo Expo & Show
Rebel Image Tattoo presents a full blown tattoo expo and show in the Wildwoods Convention Center.
8/13 8/13 2nd Annual Charlie Butler Memorial Beach DayStorm the Wildwood Surf Event
Operation Beachhead & American Legion Post #184 will be hosting the 2nd annual event from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm on the beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center.
8/13 8/13 Annual SOCS Survivors of Cancer Fundraiser
Annual fundraising event for survivors of cancer, held at The Bay Club Restaurant, Shawcrest Rd., in Wildwood. 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. $20 donation.
8/14 8/14 United Way County Rubber Ducky Regatta
Morey’s Piers, Raging Waters waterpark, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. 6:30 p.m.
8/16 8/16 Around the Island Row 08/16/2016 Around the Island Row 08/16/2016 Around the Island Row
On the beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. 7:30 a.m. Free.
8/18 8/18 Drum Circle
Flow House Wildwood (Cedar Avenue & the Boardwalk). Celebrate the full moon in a community drum circle.
8/19 8/21 Monsters on the Beach’ Monster Truck Beach Races
Monster trucks will race on the Wildwood Beach from Lincoln to Spencer Avenues.
8/26 8/28 Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show
Wildwoods Convention Center. Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances.
8/17 8/27 Tri the Wildwoods’ Triathlon, 5K & Kids Race
Tri the Wildwoods: Storm the Boards, Run the Piers! Event will feature a Triathlon, 5K and Kids Race starting at 6:30 a.m. at 15th St. in North Wildwood.
8/27 8/27 Autism Speaks Wildwood 5k
The 5k run will take place along the Wildwoods Boardwalk beginning at Wildwood sign at Rio Grande Avenue.
8/27 8/27 Roller Derby Tournament
Wildwoods Convention Center. Hosting hundreds of roller derby enthusiasts, skaters and vendors, featuring hard-hitting games and various other skate-inspired festivities.
SEPTEMBER
9/1 9/1 FREE Movies on the Beach
Wildwoods Beach between Andrews Avenue and Taylor Avenue, south of the Wildwoods Convention Center. FREE.
9/1 9/1 Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Season Long Fishing Tournament
Jersey Shore Beach n Boat fishing tournament is a season long, inshore, multi-species fishing tournament that challenges anglers of all skill levels to compete for cash prizes.
9/1 9/1 Philadelphia Mummers Parades
Performances by various string bands on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16th Avenue to the Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
9/2 9/2 Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Spectacular
Special Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza to end the summer season on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood at 10 p.m.
9/2 9/2 Yoga on the Beach
Bring a beach towel and on the Wildwood beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue for yoga classes at 9 a.m. $5 per class.
9/2 9/3 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. All handmade products. Fri: & Sat: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free.
9/3 9/3 Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series
Fern Road and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30 p.m. FREE live music for the entire family at the Centennial Park Entertainment Pavilion, featuring 2U (U2 tribute).
9/3 9/36 Downtown Wildwood Farmer’s Market
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.
9/5 9/5 Concerts under the Stars Series
FREE live entertainment at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean Avenues, North Wildwood.Featured artists TBD. 8 p.m. Rain or shine.
9/5 9/5 Ed’s Funcade World Championship Skeeball Tournament
Ed’s Funcade – 3700 Boardwalk at Lincoln Avenue in Wildwood featuring a World Championship Skeeball Tournament. Free to enter.
9/4 9/4 Joe Stamile Amphitheater Concert Series at Fox Park
Fox Park, Burk & Ocean Avenues, Wildwood.
9/4 9/4 Wildwood Block Party & Music Festival
End the summer season at Fox Park (Ocean Avenue between Burk & Montgomery Avenues) in Wildwood from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
9/8 9/11 Roar to the Shore Motorcycle Rally
Cape Classics Motorcycle Club presents one of the largest motorcycle rallies in the Northeast!
9/9 9/10 Waves and Wheels Festival ~ NEW!
Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood. A festival dedicated to outdoor activities at the Jersey Shore…on the ocean, in the sand and over the land!
9/9 9/11 North Wildwood Rec. Dept. Surf Fishing Competition
Annual event. Registration at 3rd & JFK Blvd. in North Wildwood.
9/11 9/11 North Wildwood September 11th Commemoration
Service will be held at 15th Street Fire Station, 15th & Central Aves., North Wildwood.
9/11 9/11 Wildwood Crest Patriot’s Day Memorial Service
Service will be held at Turtle Gut Park,New Jersey and Miami Avenues in Wildwood Crest, adjacent to Sunset Lake, at 5:30 p.m. to honor and remember those who perished in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
9/11 9/11 Morey’s Piers ‘Gone to the Dogs’
Your pooch can paddle in the pools of Raging Waters Water Park at Morey’s Piers “Gone to the Dogs!”
9/15 9/17 New Jersey State Firemen’s Convention and Parade
Annual Convention of the New Jersey State Firemen and Life Members at the Wildwoods Convention Center featuring meetings, seminars and business sessions.
9/16 9/17 Firefighters’ Weekend Craft Show
A variety of craft vendors will be at Sunrise Park at Rambler Road and Ocean Avenue in Wildwood Crest. Fri: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sat: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. FREE admission.
9/16 9/17 Boots at the Beach Country Fest
North Wildwood Entertainment District,Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood. Country music, vendors, crafts and food. 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
9/16 9/18 Moreys Piers Annual Fall Beach Jam
Ultimate camping experience for scouts on the beach between Schellenger and Spencer Avenues in Wildwood.
9/22 9/24 Classic Car Auction
Annual car auction of ‘muscle’ and classic cars will take place in the Wildwoods Convention Center.
9/22 9/25 Boardwalk Classic Car Show
Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars!
9/22 9/25 Irish Fall Festival
The largest Irish Festival on the East Coast celebrating Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors along Olde New Jersey Avenue and surrounding pubs in North Wildwood.
9/23 9/24 Wildwood Crest Seafarers Celebration
Celebration kicks off Friday night at Centennial Park (Rambler Rd & Ocean Ave) with live music at 7 p.m. followed by a spectacular beachfront fireworks show at 9 p.m. (fireworks rain date is Sat. at 9 p.m.) Saturday features a festival along Sunset Lake at New Jersey Avenue between Rambler Road & Miami Avenue.
9/24 9/24 September Splash Open Water Challenge
Wildwood Crest Dolphin Swim Team hosts the Annual September Splash at Sunset Lake in Wildwood Crest at St. Paul Avenue and Bayview Drive.
9/24 9/25 Morey’s Piers Boardwalk Bunk Down
Set up camp on Surfside Pier, then enjoy the rides on Mariner’s Pier all day Saturday.
9/30 10/1 Wild Thang’ Chrysler Car Show
All Chrysler Car Show! Friday night will feature a Glow Show and BBQ at the Imperial 500 Motel for participants only.
9/30 10/1 Olde Time Italian Festival
Celebrate Italian culture and heritage at Fox Park on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues in Wildwood on Friday from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m.and on Saturday from noon until 11 p.m..
9/30 10/2 Mid-Atlantic Police & Fire Survivors Weekend
The Mid-Atlantic Police & Fire Survivor weekend is pleased to join with the Cape May County Police and Fire Emerald Society to welcome the survivor groups of the Mid-Altantic region to North Wildwood in support of the survivors of those police and fire personnel who have lost their lives in the service of others.
9/30 10/2 Ignite’ Young People’s Rally
Regardless of denomination, culture, or locale, thousands of young people from across the region will join for one weekend at the Wildwoods Convention Center to create a space where God illuminates and inspires hearts and minds. Starts at 8 a.m. daily.
OCTOBER
10/1 10/3 Olde Time Italian Festival
Event is held at Fox Park on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues in Wildwood. An ‘Olde World’ family festival weekend including crafts, games, great Italian food and continuous FREE live entertainment!
10/1 10/3 Wild Thang’ Chrysler Car Show
All Chrysler Car Show! Friday night will feature a Glow Show and BBQ at the Imperial 500 Motel for participants only.
10/3 10/27 Halloween House Decorating Contest
Competition for North Wildwood and West Wildwood residents. Prizes will be awarded to Most Creative,Scariest and Best Overall.
10/7 10/19 Charismatic Conference
Wildwoods Convention Center. Camden Diocese Catholic Charismatic Conference.
10/8 10/8 Pennsauken Surf Fishing Club Tournament
Annual event on the Wildwoods Beaches. Registration at the Anglesea Firehouse, 2nd and New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood.
10/8 10/8 Seafood and Music Festival
The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce will host a FREE street fair from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Atlantic Avenue between Wildwood and Schellenger Avenues in Wildwood.
10/8 10/9 Cape Express Pink Ribbon Soccer Classic
The Cape Express Soccer Club is pleased to present the Pink Ribbon Soccer Classic to be held over Columbus Day Weekend
10/10 10/10 NJBBA’s Great Fall Classic Surf Fishing Tournament
Registration at the Anglesea Fire house, 201 New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood begins at 5 a.m. ASAC sanctioned tournament will run from 7 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.
10/10 10/10 Morey’s Piers Closing Day Celebration
Mariner’s Landing Pier at Schellenger Avenue from 11am to 5pm. Guests can purchase an unlimited ride wristband and kids can enjoy free face painting, strolling entertainment, pumpkin decorating and more!
10/14 10/15 Fabulous ’50s & Beyond Weekend
Friday night features a Nifty ’50s Dance Party at the Wildwoods Convention Center from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person.
10/15 10/16 Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey
New Jersey Lighthouses and select affiliated museums will host a “Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey” weekend. 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. rain or shine.
10/22 10/22 Wildwoods Boardwalk Pumpkin Run
The Wildwoods Boardwalk Pumpkin Run is a ghoulishly fun and exciting family event for all ages Halloween Weekend.
10/30 10/30 Annual Island Pumpkin Fest
The Annual Island Pumpkin Fest will be held at Fox Park and on the Wildwoods Beach from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
10/30 10/30 Wildwood Crest Trunk-or-Treat for Halloween
The Wildwood Crest Recreation Department will host the annual Halloween Trunk-or-Treat family event at 6 p.m.
10/31 10/31 Greater Wildwood Elks Halloween Haunted House
Trick-or-treaters walk through a “haunted house” and receive treats at the Elks Lodge, 109 West 1st Avenue, in North Wildwood from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Free!
10/31 10/31 North Wildwood Trunk-or-Treat Halloween Block Party
A family fun event! 5 p.m. vehicle check-in; 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. block party event along Olde NJ Avenue between 2nd & Walnut Avenues.