July 4th. Weekend Events



(JUNE 30 - JULY 5)

06/30/2016 - 09/01/2016

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.

06/28/2016 - 08/19/2016

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. 

06/26/2016 - 06/30/2016

Youth For Christ Heatwave

Wildwoods Convention Center and the Wildwoods beaches. 8 am - 10 pm daily. Youth conference for hundreds of high school students from all over the northeast.

07/01/2016 - 07/03/2016

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.


Fireworks on the Beach

Summer fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, every Friday night! Visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods! 10 p.m. Free. Rain date is Sunday night at 10 p.m. 


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. It runs annually from April 1 through November 30 and is open to anglers of all ages. Enjoy fishing anywhere in NJ salt water. Weigh-in fish at "No Bones Bait & Tackle Shop" or any of our other participating weigh-in stations along the New Jersey coast. 

07/01/2016 - 07/03/2016

Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show

Wildwoods Convention Center. Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. Over 100 tables of the hottest collectibles on the planet! Sports cards, old & new, toys, comic books, Starting Line-ups, McFarlane figures, non-sports cards, Yu-Gi-Oh, Magic, Beanie Babies, videos, wax boxes, supplies, autographed memorabilia, sets, posters, coins, t-shirts, legos, dolls & much more! Fri: 3-9 p.m., Sat: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. FREE admission! 

07/01, 03 & 04/2016

Yoga on the Beach

Bring a beach towel and join us on the Wildwood beach behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue for yoga classes at 9 a.m. $5 per class.


Concerts under the Stars Series

FREE live entertainment at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre, 2nd & Ocean Avenues, North Wildwood featuring Stan Wades 'Trammps' at 8 p.m. Rain or shine. 


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. The market is located at 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger & Pacific Avenues) featuring fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, plants, local honey, nuts, tea products, meats, cheeses, gourmet herb mixes, handmade soaps, fresh made salads, local wine, hand made goods, and much more! There will be live music, family entertainment and a live broadcast from 98.7 The Coast every week. FREE parking is available behind the market - enter on Schellenger or Oak Avenue. 


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. Artist TBD. All ages show. Bring a blanket or beach chair.


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. Bring a blanket or a beach chair. Featured artists TBA.


Cape Atlantic Irish Pipe Brigade Parade

Authentic Irish Pipe and Drum Brigade parade on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. FREE. 


Fourth of July Beach 'n Boardwalk Patriotic Run/Walk

Wildwoods Convention Center. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Race starts at 9 a.m. The 5K Fun Run will begin at the Wildwoods Sign and travel North to the Wildwoods Convention Center and then down the boardwalk extension to the beach. The route will run South and continue on the hard packed sand to Primrose Avenue in Wildwood Crest, looping back to the Wildwoods Convention Center for the completion of the race. The 1 Mile Walk will go down the Wildwoods Boardwalk to Cresse Avenue and back to the Wildwoods Convention Center. Medals will be presented to the top 5 male and the top 5 female finishers. All funds raised from this event will be used to help maintain the Wildwoods Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. Rain or shine. Registration will take place from 8 - 8:45 a.m. at the Wildwoods Convention Center. $25 for adults; $10 for students 18 and younger. 


Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

Originating on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood, but visible from almost anywhere on the island! This special holiday fireworks extravaganza is sponsored by the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA). 10 p.m. Free. 


Independence Day Parade

Check in from 8:15 a.m. at 9th & Atlantic Avenues, North Wildwood. Parade begins at 9 a.m. at 9th and Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood and proceeds north to 1st & Surf Avenues. No rain date. Prizes awarded for the best decorated bikes in red, white and blue theme. FREE. Registration begins June 16th


Patriotic Pooch Parade

The Patriotic Pooch Parade will join in the march of the Independence Day Parade through the island at Bill Henfey Park, 8th and Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood. Check-in for parade participants will be from 8:15 a.m., parade at 9 a.m. Dogs of all shapes and sizes will parade along the streets of the Wildwoods dressed in patriotic garb alongside decorated bicycles. Prizes will be awarded for the best dressed pooches. FREE. NO RAIN DATE! 


Boardwalk Parades

Entertainment varies between Main Stage Harmony or Drum and Bugle performers on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.


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.) Bring a blanket or beach chair. FREE parking is available behind the movie lot - enter on Schellenger or Oak Avenue. Come visit early and have dinner in one of our many downtown restaurants before the show!


"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.