For many people, Memorial Day Weekend is a perfect time to travel to the shore to enjoy a three-day vacation by the sea. The weekend is usually packed with festivities and serves as the unofficial beginning of the summer season. As you enjoy the sun’s first warm rays and spend quality time with friends and… Continue reading Memorial Day: A Day Of Remembrance
What does a large wooden key, a business suit and a kite all have in common? The answer is that all played a major role this weekend in a series of ceremonies designed to welcome visitors to the shore and kick off the 2018 Summer Season. Although summer won’t officially begin until June 21, Memorial… Continue reading The Shore is Open For Business!
In just one week from today, shore towns from Ocean City to Cape May will host events to "unlock the ocean" and officially invite visitors to stay and play by the sea. But if you don't want to wait until Memorial Day to go down the shore, this weekend is a great opportunity to jump-start… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung at the Shore
Each May, all eyes turn to the small seaside town of Ocean City, New Jersey as winter-weary beach-goers eagerly await weather guidance from popular predictive prognosticator, Martin Z. Mollusk. Martin is a crafty crustacean who has garnered celebrity status from throngs of adoring fans who lined the beach next to the Music Pier last weekend… Continue reading Martin Makes a Move
As I drove down a quaint side-street in Cape May last weekend, I noticed a tiny house on someone’s lawn. This was not an HGTV-inspired Tiny House, but a lilliputian structure sitting atop a post, like a dollhouse on stilts. My curiosity was piqued. Was it a mailbox? A birdhouse? I wasn’t sure, until I… Continue reading Little Free Libraries – Bringing Communities Together Over Books
Last weekend, my friend and I headed to Cape May for a girls’ getaway weekend. We almost didn’t go as the weather wasn’t looking too great. The forecast called for clouds and a possibility of rain on Saturday, with rain definite for Sunday. But there is always so much to do in Cape May that… Continue reading Autumn Weekend in Cape May
The temperate climate of the southern Jersey peninsula has allowed Cape May to emerge as a premier grape growing region, and is home to several award-winning vineyards. Sandy soil and sea breezes from the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay provide a perfect environment in which grapes thrive, and inspire local vintners to turn them into… Continue reading Wineries of Cape May
Cape May Halloween Happenings in Cape May – October 13-31, 2017 During the last two weeks of October, Cape May will have many spooky Halloween events. visit the Halloween Happenings page for more information. Oct. 14: Harvest Crafts & Collectibles Show – October 14, 2017 (10 am – 4 pm) Crafters and collectibles dealers from throughout… Continue reading What’s Going On Down The Shore This Weekend (October 13-15, 2017)
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Looking for a good reason to get out of town this weekend? There are plenty fun activities going on down the shore. Check them out here. Wildwood Olde Time Italian Festival – September 29 – 30, 2017 Celebrate Italian culture and heritage at Fox Park on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues in Wildwood.… Continue reading What’s Going On Down the Shore This Weekend (September 29 – October 1)