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North Wildwood, New Jersey
       
  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:
JULY | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER


       
       
DATE EVENT
7/1-8/2 Delia's Warehouse Sale
The Wildwoods Convention Center. Warehouse style sale of Delia's designer clothes. 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily.
4 Fourth of July Fireworks Display
A wonderful Wildwoods' tradition! The Wildwoods Boardwalk at Pine Avenue. Fireworks extravaganza at 10 p.m. Free. 609.523.1602
4 Independence Day Parade
Parade proceeds North on Surf Avenue from 26th to 2nd Avenues, North Wildwood. Noon. Free. 609.522.2955
5 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
7 Cape May County Lifeguard Championship
Rambler Road and the Beach, Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol Headquarters. 6 p.m. Ten Cape May County beach patrols compete in 6 events. Free. 609.522.3852 or www.wcbp.org.
8-9 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Wildwoods Boardwalk south of the Wildwoods Convention Center , Wildwood. Craft show featuring all handmade products. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.523.1602 or 609.522.0378.
9-13 Youth for Christ Summer Splash
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Evangelistic conference for pre-registered teens from the northeast region of the United States .
10-15 Dance Xplosion
The Wildwoods Convention Center . National dance competition finals from studios all over the country competing for cash and prizes. 7 a.m. - Midnight. Daily. Free admission . www.dancexplosion.org.
12 Miss North Wildwood Competition
Sunset Bay Restaurant, North Wildwood. Teen competition and luncheon. Noon. Free. 609.522.7722.
12 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
14 Beschen-Callahan Memorial Lifeguard Races
On the Beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. 6 p.m. Free. 609.522.7500.
14-15 Duke of Fluke Fishing Tournament
Sterling Harbor Marina , Rio Grande Avenue , Shawcrest. South Jersey 's largest Fluke Tournament. 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Entrance fee for participants. 609.729.1425 or www.sterlingharbor.com.
14-15 New Jersey State Barbeque Championship & Blues Festival
2nd & Olde New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. Mouth-watering barbeque, live blues music and free family fun. Fri: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m., Sat: 10 a.m. - 11p.m., Sun: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.Free to spectators. 609.523.6565 or www.njbbq.com.
TBA 76er's Summer Shore Tour
North Wildwood Recreation Center . Call ahead to confirm date! Basketball demonstrations for boys and girls of all ages by Sixer's representatives. 609.522.2955 or www.northwildwood.com.
15-16 68th Greater Wildwood Yacht Club Regatta
Sunset Lake , New Jersey Avenue, Wildwood Crest. Sat: International Optimist Dinghy and 420 fleets. Sun: Laser and Sunfish fleets. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Daily. Free to spectators. 609.522.0969 or www.gwyc.org.
15-16 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
15-16 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Craft Show
1st & Central Avenues, North Wildwood. Over 50 juried crafters. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily 609.522.4520
16-21 Sophisticated Productions National Dance Competition
The Wildwoods Convention Center . National Dance competition. Free admission to spectators. Dance competition 7 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Daily www.sophisticatedproductions.com.
19 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
20 Wildwoods Baby Parade
A Wildwood tradition since 1909. Held on the famous Wildwood Boardwalk. Free. 609.729.4000.
20-22 Closer Walk Christian Youth Event
Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Youth groups and families are invited to join us for a weekend of camping on the beach between Schellenger and Spencer Avenues. Admission fee. 609.522.3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com.
22 Christmas in July with Santa Claus
On the Beach in North Wildwood. Santa rides the beach tram! Candy canes and entertainment. 1 p.m. Free. 609.522.7500
TBA Boogie Board Races
On the Beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. Call ahead to confirm exact date . Children ages 5-18 compete for prizes in categories including longest, most creative and best overall ride. 10 a.m. Register day of event. Free. 609.522.2955 or www.northwildwood.com.
22-23 Mid Summer Craft Show
Ocean Avenue & Rambler Rd., Wildwood Crest. 50 crafters of every kind. Sat. & Sun: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free. 609.522.1669
26 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
29 11th Annual Sandblast Beach Run
On the beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. Sat: 6:15 p.m. 2 miler. 7 p.m. 5 miler. Proceeds to benefit cross Wildwood Catholic High School Cross Country and Track programs. 609.522.8581 or www.sandblastbeachrun.com
29-30 Annual Co-Ed Beach Ultimate Frisbee Tournament
On the Beach between Oak and Poplar Avenues, Wildwood. A 4- on-4 team competition for players of all levels. 18 yrs. & over. Competitors represent more than 12 states. Sat: 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sun: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 856.696.9705 or www.wildwoodultimate.com
29-30 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk south of the Convention Center, Wildwood. Craft show with all handmade products. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.522.0378 or 609.522.0198.
7/31-8/10 Delia's Warehouse Sale
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Warehouse style sale of Delia's designer clothes. 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily.
   
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DATE EVENT
2 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
5-6 Boardwalk Craft Show
The Boardwalk south of the Convention Center, Wildwood. Craft show with all handmade products. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.522.0378 or 609.522.0198.
5-6 Battle at the Beach Grappling Tournament
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Mixed martial arts fighting competition with contestants from the tri-state area. Doors open at 8 a.m. Tickets available at the door day of event or by visiting www.nagafighter.com
6 Antique and Modified Car Show
On the Wildwoods Boardwalk from 16 th to 26 th Avenues, North Wildwood. Sponsored by the SJ Studebaker Club. Entrance fee $8 for participants. All make cars welcome. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Free to spectators. 609.522.2201.
9 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
9-12 Ticket to Broadway Dance Competition
The Wildwoods Convention Center . National dance competition finals from studios all over the country competing for cash and prizes. 6 a.m. - 11 p.m. Daily. Free. 908.730.0364 or www.tickettobroadway.com.
9 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
12 Philadelphia Soul Summer Slam
The Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League will be coming to Wildwood's beach at Schellenger Avenue for Soul Summer Slam '06 presented by Q107.  This event will be fun for the whole family and will include live music, a beer garden, performances by the Philadelphia Soulmates, inflatable rides and a visit from SoulMan.  Soul players will also be in attendance. Free. 609.729.9000
12 BoardWalk for the Cure
Enjoy a relaxing stroll or ride the tramcar with us at our 4th annual 4k walk on the world famous Wildwoods Boardwalk. Check-in from 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center . Entrance fee $20 for participants. 610-275-4820 or www.boardwalk4cure.com.
12 SOCS - Survivors of Cancer Fundraiser
Westy's Tavern, Olde New Jersey & Spruce Avenues, North Wildwood. Admission $20. 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. 609.846.0372.
12-13 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Craft Show
1st & Central Avenues, North Wildwood. Over 50 juried crafters. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.522.4520.
13 United Way of Cape May County's Rubber Ducky Regatta
Raging Waters Water Park, Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Come see over 10,000 rubber ducks race toward the finish line in the endless river! 7:30 p.m. 609.729.2002
16 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
18-20 Waterford Crystal Warehouse Sale
The Wildwoods Convention Center . Waterford USA, Inc., presents a 3-Day Summer Waterford Crystal Warehouse Sale Event. Back again for our annual event. Drastically reduced prices. Excellent selection of Waterford and Wedgwood brands. Fri: & Sat: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
18-20 Law Enforcement Survivors Weekend
Honoring law enforcement officers who gave their lives in the line of duty. Fri: 8 p.m. Opening ceremonies, Lou Boothe Amphitheatre, North Wildwood. Sat: 10 a.m. Mass and breakfast. Sat: 2 p.m. Parade on Surf Avenue from 25th to First Avenues, down Central and Olde New Jersey Avenues, North Wildwood. Free. 609.522.2411
19-20 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
19 Colgate Country Showdown Concert
Wildwoods Beach next to the Convention Center.. This is the 25th edition of the Colgate Country Showdown which features new and aspiring stars of country music competing for a chance of advancement to the state finals in PA, $1,000 in prize money and possible advancement to one of six regional finals. No admission fee. 800.992.9732 or www.catcountry1073.com.
22 Around the Island Row
On the Beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. 6:30 a.m. Free. 609.522.7500.
23 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
25-27 Sports Card Comic Book and Toy Expo
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Friday, 3 - 9 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Featuring all sports cards, old & new, comic books, starting lineups, McFarlane figures, non-sports cards, magic, Yu-Gi-Oh, Beanie Babies, wax boxes, autographed memorabilia, sets,posters and more. For additional info visit www.njsportspromotions.com
26-27 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
26 Tri/Du the Wildwoods
15th & the Beach, North Wildwood. Triathlon (swim, bike, run). Duathlon (run, bike, run) Portions of proceeds benefit youth activities. 7:30 a.m. Entrance fee for participants. 609.374.6495 or www.delmosports.com
27-28 Wildwoods Classic Cup
On the Beach at Primrose Road, Wildwood Crest. Colorful hobie cats in an ocean sailing competition. Sat: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Entrance fee for participants. Free to spectators. 856-914-1027 http://mysite.verizon.net/townbank.cats
26-27 Wildwoods Classic Cup Hobie Cat Races
On the Beach at Primrose Road , Wildwood Crest. Colorful hobie cats in an ocean sailing competition. Sat: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Sun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free to spectators. 856.914.1027 or http://mysite.verizon.net/townbank.cats.
27 Wildwood Block Party & Festival
Pacific Avenue from Burk to Rio Grande Avenues, Wildwood. Family fun and free entertainment featuring clowns, face painting, kids karaoke, rides and a free concert by major entertainers. 1 p.m. 609.522.2444.
30 National Wrestling Superstars Pro Wrestling
On The Beach & Schellenger Avenue, at the Grandstand (behind Tourism Building) sponsored by Wildwood Tourism & Development Commission. Two shows nightly, 6:15pm and 8:00pm featuring some of the biggest names in pro wrestling. Tickets $3.00 adults and kids under 12 are free. For info call 732-888-1704 or visit www.nwswrestling.com. Rain dates (if both shows are cancelled due to rain) will be the Thursday following.
   
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DATE EVENT
2-3 Handcraft Unlimited Craft Show
The Wildwoods Convention Center's Exhibit Hall West, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Over 100 quality crafters. Sat: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Admission fee is $2.50 for adults. Children under 12 free. 717.656.3208 or www.handcraft-unlimited.com/
2-3 Labor Day Craft Show
Ocean Avenue & Rambler Road, Wildwood Crest. Over 50 crafters of every kind. Sat: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun: 9 a.m. - 5p.m. Free admission and parking. 609.522.1669
3 Labor Day Fireworks
Fireworks Extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue , Wildwood. Free. 10:30 p.m. 609.523.1602.
6-9 New Jersey State Harley Owners Group Rally
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. All HOG members welcome. Limited public access to events. On site registration begins at 3 p.m. on Wednesday and includes a NJ State Rally HOG pin, limited HOG Rally merchandise and the rally. 609.487.7674 For additional information visit www.njstatehogrally.com
7-10 Roar to the Shore
Cape Classic Motorcycle Club Motorcycle rally. Oak and Atlantic Avenues, Wildwood. 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. 609.889.9679 or http://www.roartotheshoreonline.com.
9-12 Ticket to Broadway Dance Competition
The Wildwoods Convention Center . National dance competition finals from studios all over the country competing for cash and prizes. 6 a.m. - 11 p.m. Daily. Free. 908.730.0364 or www.tickettobroadway.com.
8-10 37th Annual Surf Fishing Tournament
3rd Avenue toward the Inlet, North Wildwood. Registration at the Gazebo, 3rd & JFK Avenues, North Wildwood. Adult and youth divisions. Prizes. Fri: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sat: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sun: 6 a.m. - Noon. $10 entrance fee for participants. 609.522.2955 or www.northwildwood.com.
9 Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Craft Show
1st & Central Avenues, North Wildwood. Over 50 juried crafters. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free. 609.522.4520 or www.herefordlighthouse.org.
9-10 Mummers String Band Weekend & Strutters Contest
Olde New Jersey Avenue & length of the Boardwalk, North Wildwood. Sat: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. Street festival on Olde New Jersey Avenue. Sun: 3 p.m. String bands march on the Boardwalk - you strut! Free. 609.522.7722
11 September 11 Commemoration
At the North Wildwood City Hall grounds. Commemoration of 9/11 tragedies. 8:56 a.m. Free. 609.522.7722
15 Firemen's Craft Show
Ocean Avenue & Rambler Road , Wildwood Crest. Crafters of every kind. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Entrance fee for participants. Free to spectators. 609.522.1669.
15-16 New Jersey State Firemen's Convention
The Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Annual convention of Delegates and Life Members. Sat: 1 p.m. Parade steps off on New Jersey Avenue from Crocus Road, Wildwood Crest, North to 9th Avenue, North Wildwood. Rain delay to be determined. Reviewing stand at 17th & New Jersey Avenues. 800.852.0137 or www.njstatefiremensrelief.com
16 Anglesea Surf Anglers Surf Fishing Tournament
The Wildwoods Beaches. Registration 6 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. at the Elks Lodge, North Wildwood. Fishing 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Daily. Entrance fee for participants. 609.522.1526 .
21-24 13th Annual Boardwalk Classic Car Show
On the Boardwalk and at the Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. Fri. & Sat: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cars displayed on the Boardwalk. Evening cruise, muffler rappin’, flame throwin’, burn-out competitions. Entrance fee for participants. Free to spectators. 609.523.8051 or www.njhra.com
21-24 Irish Fall Festival
Olde New Jersey Avenue, North Wildwood. Four-day event celebrates Irish heritage with dancing, music, food, crafts and a piper competition. Sun: 1 p.m. Parade on Surf Avenue from 26th to 1st Avenues. 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. Daily. Free. 609.729.0075
23 Seafarers Celebration
Sunset Lake . Live music, food, crafts, special events and children's entertainment. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Fireworks at 8 p.m. (weather permitting) 609.522.1669.
24 Triathlon - Wildwood Crest Adventure Races - New!
Fun triathlon for families and individuals. Kayak - run - bike along Wildwood Crest's Sunset Lake and beaches. 609.523.0202 or wwwlwildwoodcrest.org.
24 Super Sunday
Morey's Piers, 25th Avenue & the Boardwalk and Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Discount amusement tickets, games, entertainment and live music. Noon - 6 p.m. Admission fee for amusements. All events & games free. 609.522.3900
29 Surf & Turf Monster Mash
Scoop Taylor Park, Wildwood Crest. This fun-filled family event kicks off the Thunder on the Beach Monster truck weekend. 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. 609.523.8051.
9/29-10/1 Thunder on the Beach Monster Truck Race
On the Beach at Lincoln Avenue , Wildwood. Monster trucks race for the "King of the Beach." Title. Quad wars, tough truck competition, stunts. Three jam-packed shows on the beach rain or shine. Sat: Noon and 7 p.m. Sun: Noon. Admission fee: Adults $18, Children $14. 609.523.8051 or www.njhra.com.
9/29-10/1 Wild Thang 6- PT Cruisers
On the Wildwoods Boardwalk. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Entrance fee for participants. 860-388-6441 or www.ptownersclub.com.
9/29-10/1 Order Sons of Italy in America Italian-American Festival - New!
Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues, Wildwood. Italian food, music, grape stomping contest, crafts, raffles and more. Fri: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m., Sat: 12 p.m. - 11 p.m., Sun: Mass @ Assumption Church, 11 a.m. Free. 609.729.6223.
30 Christopher Columbus Treasure Hunt & Ice Cream Eating Contest
On the Beach between 22nd and 23rd Avenues, North Wildwood. Treasure hunt for kids and ice cream eating contest for kids. Noon - 3 p.m. Free. 609.729.3223.
9/30-10/1 Sunset Lake Hydrofest Power Boat Races
Sunset Lake at Rambler Road and New Jersey Avenue , Wildwood Crest. Powerboat racing, food and merchandise vendors. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free to spectators. Pit passes are $10. 609.886.8156 or www.sunsetlake.us.
9/30-10/1 Fall Beach Jam
Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood. Boy and Girl Scouts from around the country camp on the beach between Schellenger Avenue & Spencer Avenues. Entrance fee for participants. 609.522.3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com.
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