Memorial Day Weekend Events

 

(MAY 27 - MAY 30)

05/27/2016 - 05/29/2016

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. The competitions will be choreographed to music and prizes will be awarded. Competitions will be held 11 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. on Friday; 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. on Saturday; and 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $15 for adults; $10 for children.

05/27/2016

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. A large, ornate key will be used to 'unlock' the ocean, along with guest speakers and kites in the air. This event is FREE to attend.

05/27/2016 - 05/30/2016

Wildwoods International Kite Festival

On the Beach at Rio Grande Avenue ,Wildwood and inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. Event begins on Friday at 12 noon with the 'Unlocking of the Ocean' media event on the beach south of the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festivities follow with the opening of the Kite Sales tent, Friday night social via the local kite club and and the 9 p.m. illuminated kite fly Saturday and Sunday include the East Coast Stunt Kite Championships on the beach as well as kite workshops and family games. Monday will feature the World Indoor Kite Competition inside the Wildwoods Convention Center where kite fliers will showcase their impressive ability to fly a kite without wind. FREE to spectators! 

05/28/2016 - 05/29/2016

Boardwalk Craft Show

The Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue, rain or shine. All handmade products. Sat: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sun: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Free. 

05/28/2016 

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

05/29/2016

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. Bring a blanket or beach chair. 

05/30/2016

North Wildwood Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony at the North Wildwood Veterans Monument, Spruce & New York Avenues, in North Wildwood. 10 a.m. Hosted by VFW Post 5941. There will also be a service earlier that morning at 9:30 a.m. at the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse flagpole where the names of the VFW Post 5941 members who have deceased since last Memorial Day will be read and their service honored.

05/30/2016

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. Police Explorers will also lay a wreath in the ocean along with Wildwood's Beach Patrol behind the Wildwoods Convention Center. Hosted by the Vietnam Veterans Chapter 955 and the American Legion Post #184.

 

"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.