Wildwood is a family resort with plenty of activities to keep our visitors of all ages entertained. We want each visitor's experience to be a pleasant one, creating new memories that will be cherished for a lifetime. Take a look at the activites going on in the Wildwood area by selecting any of the months: March | April | May | June | July | August | September
1-2 Education Extravaganza
Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk and 25th Avenue & the Boardwalk. Field trips for school groups grades 3-12. Educational workshops and interactive fun. 9 a.m. - 5p.m. Daily. Admission fee. 609.729.3700 ext.139 or www.moreyspiers.com
1-4 New Jersey State Elks Convention & Concert
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Thurs: 9 p.m. Concert featuring the "Legendary" Teenagers and the Shangri-Las, open to the public, general admission seating. Sat: Noon. Parade on Atlantic Avenue from 25th Avenue, North Wildwood to Aster Road , Wildwood Crest. Free. 732.229.2978 or www.njelks.org.
2-4 Spring Thunder on the Sand Motocross Race
On the Beach between Schellenger & Spencer Avenues, Wildwood. AMA sanctioned Pro-Am races for beginners to pros. Sat: Noon. Sun: 11 a.m. Admission fee. 609.523.8051 or www.njhra.com
6-8 Writers Conference on the Beach
Montego Bay on the Boardwalk.Workshops, seminars and meetings for best selling authors. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free. 609.889.2241
7-10 American Legion Convention
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Sat: 2 p.m. Parade on Atlantic Avenue from 18th Avenue, North Wildwood to Bennett Avenue, Wildwood. Free. 609.695.5418 or www.njamericanlegion.org.
9-11 DeMolay International
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Masonic lodge youth convention, group banquet and installation. 6 p.m. www.njdemolay.org
10 Mummers Brigade
26th to Olde New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. Parade on Surf Avenue. Sat: 4:30 p.m. Free. 800.882.7787
10 Phillies Home Run Derby
Aster & Ocean Avenues, Wildwood Crest. Batting contest for boys and girls ages 8-15. Winners get prizes and advance to regional finals. 9 a.m. Registration. 10 a.m. contest. Free. 609.522.2955 or www.northwildwood.com.
10 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Craft Show
1st & Central Avenues, North Wildwood. Over 50 juried crafters. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free. 609.522.4520 or www.herefordlighthouse.org.
12-18 Veterans of Foreign War Convention
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Sat:1:30 Parade on Atlantic Avenue. 609.393.1929 or www.vfwnj.com
14 American Flag Day Ceremony
Veteran's Monument, Spruce Avenue, North Wildwood. Ceremonial Raising of the Flag. 10 a.m. 609.729.9288
15 Jersey Surf Summer Classic
Atlantic County Drum and Bugle Championships. Outdoor event. Location TBD. 609.753.DRUM.
17 Wheelin' the Wildwoods - New!
Bicycle races & tours that start and finish in the New Jersey Avenue business district, Wildwood Crest. 9 a.m. 10 - 25 - 35 mile bicycle tour loops throughout the Wildwoods and Cape May County . 609.523.0202 or www.wildwoodcrest.org.
17 "Schools Out!" Radio Disney Music Festival on the Beach - New!
Morey's Piers Rendezvous Beach Amphitheater on the beach at Schellenger Avenue.
17 Drum Corps at the Jersey Shore
The Wildwoods Convention Center . The City of Wildwood and Hawthorne Cabelleros Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps present a concert exhibition. 609.522.2444 ext. 246.
18 Taste of the Wildwoods Celebration
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Dozens of Wildwoods best restaurants provide samples of their most popular dishes. Live entertainment. Admission fee. 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. 609.522.2444.
19-22 83rd Annual National Marbles Tournament
Ringer Stadium, Wildwood Avenue & the Beach, Wildwood. The official national competition in the sport of marbles for boys and girls ages 8-14 that have qualified by winning local tournaments throughout the U.S. 8 a.m. - Noon. Daily. Free to spectators. 304.337.2764 or www.nationalmarblestournament.org.
22-25 Polka Spree by the Sea
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Nations top Polka bands provide non-stop music. Thurs: 2 p.m. - midnight.Fri., Sat: noon - midnight, Sun:11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Purchase a 4 Day Pass and save over door price. 908.359.5520 or visit www.polkaspree.com
23-25 North Wildwood Original Italian-American Festival
Annual celebration of Italian-American heritage held in North Wildwood on Olde New Jersey Avenue. Fri: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m., Sat: 4 p.m. - 10 p.m., Sun: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 609.729.4533 or 609.729.2665.
24 "Plunge for Patients" One&Three-Mile Ocean Swim and 5k & 10k
Registration at Cresse Avenue in Wildwood. Benefit for cancer patients at Johns Hopkins Hospital . 5k beach run, 1-mile swim and novice swims. Entrance fee for participants. Free to spectators. 410.502.5395 or www.plungeforpatients.org
24 ALS Express Bike Ride
Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Morey's Piers hosts the 7th Annual ALS Express Bike ride in support of ALS (Lou Gehrig's) Research. 609.729.3700 ext. 1130 or www.MoreysPiers.com
24-25 Cape Express Beach Blast Soccer
Wildwoods Beach , between Cedar and Poplar Avenues. Bring your barefooted soccer team down to enjoy a weekend. 5 VS. 5 with no shoes! In the sand. Pre-registration required. Free to spectators. 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. www.CapeExpress.com.
24-25 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Wildwoods Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue. Dozens of specialty crafters. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.523.1602
25-29 Fun in the Son
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. A youth ministry group experience for senior high school students. 8 a.m. -10 p.m. daily. 423.624.2495 www.pfryouth.org
6/30-7/2 Sports Card, Comic Book, Beanie & Toy Expo
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Collectibles, memorabilia and guest star appearances. Fri: 3 p.m. - 9 p.m., Sat: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free. 732.422.9365 or www.njsportspromotions.com.
6/30-7/4 Skydiving Extravaganza
Free Fall Adventures and Spash Zone Waterpark will present continuous skydiving and skydiving exhibitions hourly on the beach in front of the Splash Zone Water Park, Schellenger Avenue, Wildwood. 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. 856.629.7553