Irish Weekend & Car Show Events


(SEPT. 22 – SEPT.26)

09/22/2016 - 09/25/2016

Boardwalk Classic Car Show

Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars! Thursday registration from noon to 10 p.m. and a meet & greet in Fox Park at 6 p.m. Cars will be displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk Friday & Saturday only from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sunday features an award ceremony inside the Wildwoods Convention Center from 9-11:30 a.m. where prizes will be awarded to the Top 40 cars as well as Best in Show. FREE admission for spectators!

09/22/2016 - 09/24/2016

Classic Car Auction

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 5 p.m., Friday auction 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday auction: 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. (times subject to change) FREE admission for spectators!

09/22/2016 - 09/25/2016

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. Vendors: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Live Irish Entertainment on multiple stages Fri & Sat: Noon to 9 p.m. Bus service available throughout the event dates. Other festivities include a golf tournament, concert, Irish dance lessons, 5K run and 1 mile walk, pipe exhibition, and Catholic mass. The events conclude with a parade on Surf Avenue from 20th to Spruce and Olde New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. 

09/23/2016 - 09/24/2016

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. Dozens of craft and food vendors, family entertainment, and live music plus children's activities including bounce houses, karaoke, stunt bike show, face painting, magic show, pie-eating & bubble gum blowing contests, and more from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. FREE admission! 


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. The Splash consists of three swim courses and a stand up paddleboard race, where swimmers of all ages from all over the area sign up to compete. 2 mile swim: 8:45 a.m. | 1/4 mile swim: 10:30 a.m. | 1 mile swim: 11 a.m. | SUP race: 11:45 a.m. Rain or shine. Awards will be presented to winners. 


"info updated: February 25, 2016"

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.