Irish Weekend & Car Show Events

(September 19 - September 22)

Boardwalk Classic Car Show (09/18/2014 - 09/21/2014)
Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars! This annual car show will feature classic cars displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Prizes will awarded to the Top 40 cars as well as Best in Show. FREE admission for spectators!

Classic Car Auction (09/18/2014 - 09/20/2014)
Annual car auction of 'muscle' and classic cars will take place in the Wildwoods Convention Center. Vendors will have memorabilia, collectibles, parts and accessories. Thursday: Preview from 3 - 10 p.m.; Friday: noon - 10 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. FREE admission for spectators!

Irish Fall Festival (09/18/2014 - 09/21/2014)
The largest Irish Festival on the East Coast takes place along Olde New Jersey Avenue and surrounding pubs in North Wildwood. The 4-day event celebrates Irish heritage with dancing, music, food, vendors and crafts. 8 a.m. - 11 p.m. daily with bus service offered throughout island. Other festival activities include a golf tournament, amateur boxing matches, Irish dance lessons, 5K run & 1 mile walk, pipe exhibition, Irish music concert, Catholic Mass and concludes with a parade on Surf Avenue from 26th to Spruce and Olde New Jersey Avenues.

Irish Fall Festival – Friday (09/19/2014)
Irish Fall Festival takes place along Olde New Jersey Avenue today in North Wildwood: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. will feature food, vendors and refreshments; 11:30 a.m. -10:30 p.m. will feature live outdoor entertainment.

Wildwood Crest Seafarers' Celebration  (09/19/2014 - 09/20/2014)
Celebration kicks off Friday night at Centennial Park with live music at 7:30 p.m. and a fireworks show at 9 p.m. (fireworks rain date is 9 p.m.) Saturday features a festival along Sunset Lake at New Jersey Avenue between Rambler Road & Miami Avenue. Dozens of craft and food vendors, family entertainment, live music, children's activities including a rock-climbing wall, karaoke, stunt bike show, pony rides, magic show, pie-eating & bubble gum blowing contests, and much more from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. FREE admission!.

Irish Fall Festival – Saturday  (09/20/2014)
Irish Fall Festival festivities take place along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood from 8 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. featuring food, vendors and live entertainment. The concert will begin at noon with the National Anthem sung by Dolly McGee, followed by the Irish National Anthem. Other featured performers include Timmy Kelly, Maura McKinney-Mastro, Ballina, Broken Shillelaghs, Birmingham 6, Celtic Pride, and many more. Special guest Haley Richardson will perform from 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Haley is ten years old and has won multiple awards both here and in Ireland for her fiddle playing. There will be a 5K run & 1 mile walk at 8 a.m. - if you are interested, sign up at the AOH tent (between 1st & 2nd Avenues) on Olde New Jersey Avenue. Cash prizes will be awarded. At 10 a.m. the Brian Riley Pipe Exhibition will take place at the field located at 8th and Central Avenues. Come see and hear some of the best pipe bands in the East! Also on Saturday, the AOH will host FREE Irish Dance Lessons at the Anglesea Volunteer Fire House, located at 2nd and Olde New Jersey Avenues from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Come and see six of the best pipe bands on the east coast!

Irish Fall Festival – Sunday (09/21/2014)
Irish Fall Festival continues along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood featuring food and vendors from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Catholic Mass at St. Ann's Church (2900 Atlantic Avenue in Wildwood) will take place at 10:30 a.m. Parade begins at 12:30 p.m. on 20th & Surf Avenues and proceeds North on Surf to Spruce and Olde New Jersey Avenues. 

"info updated: January 23, 2014"

The events are not organized by The Carideon Motel. The calendar of events is done by The Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA). We are not responsible for any event modifications or cancellations that could be made.