(May 8 - May 9)
NJ State Gymnastics Championships
(05/08/2015 - 05/10/2015)
Wildwoods Convention Center. The United States Association of Independent Gymnastics Clubs will hold its annual state gymnastics championship featuring over 600 athletes competing on the floor, balance beam, uneven bars and vault. The competitions will be choreographed to music and prizes will be awarded. FRI: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; SAT: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; SUN: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults and $10 for children.
Spring Boardwalk Classic Car Show
(05/07/2015 - 05/10/2015)
Thursday registration from noon - 10 p.m. Meet & greet at Fox Park, 6 p.m. Cars will be displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk on Friday and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Friday kick off party 6 p.m. at the Wildwoods Convention Center. The "Boardwalk Top 40" winners will be displayed Saturday at 5 p.m. in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center. An awards ceremony will be held on Sunday at 8 a.m. inside the Wildwoods Convention Center, where trophies and prizes will be presented to all of the weekend’s winners.
Tall Cedars Convention
(05/07/2015 - 05/09/2015)
Wildwoods Convention Center. 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily. Independent Masonic organization convention. Parade on Saturday beginning at 21st and Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood and proceeds south to Andrews Avenue in Wildwood. Parade starts at 10 a.m.
Annual Mother's Day Flower Sale
(05/09/2015 - 05/10/2015)
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, 111 North Central Avenue, North Wildwood. Annual sale of flowers, bushes, trees, hanging baskets, herbs and vegetable plants ready to be taken home and planted. 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. daily.
Morey's Piers Mother's Day
Celebrate Mother's Day with the entire family! While there's always fun for everyone at Morey's Piers, Mom gets some extra TLC! From 11 a.m until 5 p.m. Mothers ride FREE on Mariner's Landing and Surfside Piers located on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. All moms can pick up a complimentary wristband at any ticket booth. Take Mom for a spin with rides, games, food and entertainment for the whole family!
(June 12, 13 and 14)
American Legion Convention
(06/09/2015 - 06/12/2015)
Wildwoods Convention Center. Yearly convention of the New Jersey State American Legion. Parade takes place Saturday at 2 p.m. at 18th & Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood.
International Supreme Council of DeMolay NJ State Convention
06/12/2015 - 06/14/2015
Wildwoods Convention Center. Masonic Lodge Youth Group convention, banquet and installation for members only.
Mummers Brigade Weekend
06/12/2015 - 06/13/2015
Friday Evening Pub Crawl – Friendly competition amongst various clubs at local taverns on Olde NJ Ave: 7pm June 13th entertainment on Olde NJ Ave starts at 3:30pm; Parade on Olde NJ starting promptly at 4:45pm; winning Brigades from Phila. in costume.FREE!
American Legion Parade
Parade step-off time is 2 p.m. at 18th & Atlantic Avenues in North Wildwood and proceeds south on Atlantic to Bennett. Reviewing stand at American Legion Post 184, Baker & Atlantic Avenues, Wildwood. Approximate parade time is 2 hours.
Downtown Wildwood Farmer's Market
05/23/2015 - 09/05/2015
The Downtown Wildwood Farmer's Market will take place every Saturday from 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., during the summer months, rain or shine. The market is located at 3501 Pacific Avenue (on the corner of Schellenger & Pacific Avenues) featuring fresh produce, baked goods, specialty foods, prepared foods, local wine, craft beer, and more!
Post Card, Collectible Show and Open House
Sponsored by the Wildwood Historical Society at the George F. Boyer Museum, 3907 Pacific Avenue in Wildwood. Behind every postcard is a story....a variety of vendors will buy, sell and trade postcards and artifacts of the Wildwoods and Cape May County. FREE admission! 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Come see the Wildwoods that grandma and grandpa knew!
Wildwood Beer Fest - New!
06/13/2015 - 06/14/2015
The Wildwood Beer Fest is a beer tasting event to celebrate the art of locally brewed craft beer. Located in Fox Park, on Ocean Avenue between E. Burk and E. Montgomery Avenues – this first time festival will be equally exciting for the brew aficionado and novice alike. A ticket into this inaugural event grants you access to 100+ brews, a commemorative tasting cup, live tunes, delicious food and craft vendors. Beer sampling is unlimited with your ticket, food and merchandise is available for purchase. We do ask that you drink responsibly – know your limits. Entrance will only be permitted to ticket holders 21 years old with a valid ID, no exceptions will be allowed. The festival will be broken up into three separate sessions. A ticket allows entrance into a specific timed session – festivalgoers are only permitted to attend one session. Two sessions will be held on Saturday from 12 pm – 4 pm and again from 6 pm – 10 pm. The third session will be held on Sunday from 12 pm – 4 pm. All brews and vendors will be the same throughout all sessions; however, bands and special Brew and Chew exhibits will change per session. Designated Driver tickets will be available for purchase at the gate for $10 with a valid ID and the accompaniment of a ticketed festival attendee. Tickets per session are $40 in advance or $45 at the gate.
American Flag Day Ceremony
Veterans Monument, Spruce and New York Avenues, North Wildwood. Ceremonial raising of the flag. 10 a.m. Free.
Drill Team Tournament
Presented by the American Marching Association in the Wildwoods Convention Center, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The team's ages range from 5 years and up and there are several categories that compete in this event. PeeWees: up to 8 years of age; Juniors: 8 to 12 years; Intermediate Percussion: 13 to 17 years; Intermediate Steppers: 13 to 17 years; Senior Percussion: all ages; Open Steppers: all ages. Admission is $16; children 3 and under are free.
(Oct. 2 and Oct. 3)
'Ignite' Young People's Rally
10/02/2015 - 10/04/2015
Regardless of denomination, culture, or locale, thousands of young people from across the region will join for one weekend to create a space where God illuminates and inspires hearts and minds. Be a culture-shaper, a world-changer, and a history-maker by joining this movement born out of a desire to find faith in God and a place in the world to live it out.
Halloween House Decorating Contest
10/01/2015 - 10/28/2015
Competition for North Wildwood and West Wildwood residents. Prizes will be awarded to Most Creative,Scariest and Best Overall. Registration forms are available at the North Wildwood Recreation Center and are due by Friday, October 29th at 5 p.m.Houses will be judged on Wednesday, October 29th from 7-9 p.m. Winners will be contacted by phone.
Mid-Atlantic Police & Fire Survivors Weekend
10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015
The Mid-Atlantic Police & Fire Survivor weekend is pleased to join with the Cape May County Police and Fire Emerald Society to welcome the survivor groups of the Mid-Altantic region to North Wildwood, NJ in support of the survivors of those police and fire personnel who have lost their lives in the service of others. 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Monster Truck Beach Nationals
10/02/2015 - 10/04/2015
On the Wildwood Beach from Lincoln to Spencer Avenues Beach, Wildwood. Friday night pit party and qualifying races beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. featuring title races and tough truck races. Gates open one hour before each start time. Food and merchandise vendors as well as monster truck rides on the beach will also be available.
Olde Time Italian Festival
10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015
Event is held at Fox Park on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues in Wildwood. An 'Olde World' family festival weekend including crafts, games, great Italian food and continuous FREE live entertainment! A grape stomping contest and spaghetti eating contest will both take place on Saturday from 3-4:30 p.m. Admission to the festival is FREE. Friday: 5 p.m til midnight; Saturday: noon til midnight.
The Race of Gentlemen Vintage Car & Motorcycle Beach Drag Races
10/02/2015 - 10/04/2015
Vintage auto (pre-1934) and motorcycles (pre-1948) will compete in an exhibition style beach race at the waters edge at Spicer Avenue, Wildwood. Friday features a pre-party including a car and bike show at the Surfcomber Motel. Saturday gates open at 8 a.m. and will feature vintage auto and motorcycle races from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. with live rock 'n roll all day. Beach entry is at 8:30 a.m. for spectators. A bonfire and beach party will take place on Saturday night from 8 p.m. until midnight, with live rock 'n roll. More beach racing will take place on Sunday with gates opening at 8 a.m., races from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. followed by an award ceremony, beach party and more rock 'n roll music. Beach entry is at 8:30 a.m. for spectators. No coolers will be permitted on the beach. Beverages will be available for sale for your convenience.
Wild Thang 15 Chrysler Car Show
10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015
All Chrysler Car Show! Friday night will feature a Glow Show and BBQ at the Imperial 500 Motel for participants only. Cars will be displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday Night Block Party with a DJ at the Imperial 500 for participants. FREE for spectators!
Ed's Funcade Boardwalk Treasure Hunt 10/03/2015
On the Boardwalk between 22nd and 23rd Avenues, North Wildwood. Treasure hunt for kids under age 12 in the hay! Noon - 2 p.m. FREE.
Pennsauken Surf Fishing Club Tournament
60th Annual event on the Wildwoods Beaches. Registration at the Anglesea Firehouse, 2nd and New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. Registration begins at 6 a.m. Teams and individuals welcome. 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The Wildwoods Hydrofest Powerboat Racing
10/03/2015 - 10/04/2015
Held on Sunset Lake at Rambler Road and New Jersey Avenue in Wildwood Crest. The Wildwoods Hydrofest is an exciting international powerboat racing event, coupled with a 6-block festival of craft, merchandise and food vendors, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily. Races begin at 10 a.m. daily. Inboard powered hydroplanes and flatbottoms will compete on a one-mile oval course in full view of the spectator area. Race boats range in size from 12 to 23 feet and will reach speeds between 80 and 140 mph! Race teams will compete for American Power Boat Association national points as well as the prestigious NJ Governor's Cup (an award for outstanding performance by a boat racing team).FREE for spectators! For fans who want to see the race boats up close and talk to the drivers and crews, pit passes can be purchased at the event for $10. Event is handicapped/wheelchair accessible.