The Fourth of July Weekend in the Wildwoods is filled with live entertainment and events – many of them FREE to attend – and a fireworks spectacular unlike any other at the Jersey Shore.
Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show
Friday-Sunday, June 30 – July 2
The Sports Card, Toys, Comics & Collectibles Show will also take place all weekend long inside the Wildwoods Convention Center’s Starlight Ballroom and is FREE to attend. Presented by RK Sports Promotions, the expo will feature more than 125 tables of the hottest collectibles including old and new sports cards, 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, Funko Pops, dolls and much more. Plus on Saturday, meet former wrestling superstar King Kong Bundy from Noon to 3:00 pm. Expo hours are Friday, June 30 from 3-9 p.m., Saturday, July 1 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., and Sunday, July 2 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information call 732-422-9365 or visit www.RKSportsPromotions.com for a detailed schedule of events. Continue reading The Wildwoods’ July 4th Holiday Weekend is Packed with Fun and Entertainment for the Entire Family
Families, friends and kids of all ages who love playing in the sand should start making plans to attend the fifth annual Wildwood Crest Amateur Sand Sculpting Contest on Saturday, July 8 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the beach next to the Wildwood Crest Beach Pier at Heather Road. Continue reading The 5th Annual Amateur Sand Sculpting Festival takes place in Wildwood Crest on Saturday, July 8
Wine and dine in some of the Wildwoods’ finest restaurants and fun eateries during Wildwoods Restaurant Week Sunday, June 18 through Friday, June 23, presented by the Wildwood Restaurant Association and sponsored in part by the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA). It’s an opportunity to visit a new restaurant you’ve been meaning to try or revisit one of your old favorites.
Over 25 of the Wildwoods’ top restaurants will participate in Restaurant Week – each offering a complete four-course meal including appetizer, salad, entrée and dessert for only $30 per person plus tax and gratuity. Continue reading Wine and Dine throughout the Five-Mile Island During Wildwoods’ Restaurant Week
The 8th Annual Wildwoods’ Maritime Festival will be held at the historic Hereford Inlet Lighthouse on Saturday, June 17 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 18 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The 1874 Gothic-style beacon is located at 111 North Central Avenue in North Wildwood, NJ. Continue reading The Wildwoods’ 8th Annual Maritime Festival at Historic Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
Foam ‘n Glow – the “World’s Largest Foam Party” – returns to the Wildwoods Convention Center’s Oceanfront Arena Saturday, July 1 at 7 p.m. for a non-stop party of electronic dance music featuring some of the top DJ’s in the country including Brillz, 4B, Rain Man, Moosh & Twist, Corbin Kelly and more.
Foam ‘n Glow exploded onto the scene in 2011, and has since sold out live tour productions in more than 50 cities across the United States. Continue reading Foam ‘n Glow, The World’s Largest Foam Party, will invade the Wildwoods
The North Wildwood Italian-American Festival celebrates its 23rd anniversary in the Wildwoods this year with a weekend celebration of great food, family fun, and Italian-American heritage, Friday June 23 through Sunday, June 25.
Festivities for the three-day event take place along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood including FREE live Italian music, street vendors displaying Italian merchandise, food vendors offering a variety of Italian and non-Italian treats, meatball relay races, the ever-growing signing of the olive tree, grape stomping, Little Miss Italy Pageant, and more. Continue reading The Wildwoods Host 23rd Annual Italian-American Festival June 23-25
The Wildwoods will host the third annual Jeep Invasion over Father’s Day Weekend, Friday June 16 through Sunday, June 18.
Jeeps of all makes and models will be showcased throughout the weekend on the Wildwoods’ beach between Lincoln and Spencer Avenues; and fun activities for the entire family are scheduled as well. Continue reading The Wildwoods Host Third Annual Jeep Beach Invasion Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18
As crowds of vacationers begin to pour into the Wildwoods, scores of craft breweries will be pouring their latest libations at the third annual Wildwoods Beer Fest on Saturday, June 10. Continue reading Wildwoods Host Third Annual Beer Fest Saturday, June 10 at Fox Park
The Wildwoods host the second annual ‘New Year’s in North Wildwood’on Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10 with the return of the Philadelphia Mummers for what is quickly becoming a summertime tradition. New Year’s in North Wildwood will feature the top Mummers brigades and top Mummers string bands from 2017’s New Year’s Day Parade in Philadelphia taking over North Wildwood for two days of family fun. Continue reading Second Annual New Year’s in North Wildwood featuring the Philadelphia Mummers
The Race of Gentlemen 6th Annual Vintage Car and Motorcycle Beach Drag Races return to the Wildwoods’ beach Friday, June 9 through Sunday, June 11, hosted by the Oilers Car Club/Motorcycle Club. Spectators and racers alike will experience a simpler time when guys were gentlemen and cars were king! Vintage pre-1934 automobiles and pre-1947 motorcycles – including Indian, Harley Davidson, Excelsior, Ford, Dodge Brothers and more – will compete in exhibition style beach drag races at the water’s edge between Schellenger and Spicer Avenues in Wildwood. Continue reading Sixth Annual ‘The Race of Gentlemen’ Vintage Car & Motorcycle Beach Drag Races