Tuesday, December 23, 2014 / by Teresa Dipeso
Tis the season for making magical holiday memories at the Jersey Shore and it's not too late to celebrate the season in your favorite beach resort.
Winter Wonderland at Congress Hall
Experience the warmth of the Holiday Season at Congress Hall's Winter Wonderland! Be amazed by the holiday light display and enjoy live entertainment while sipping hot cocoa near the outdoor bonfire.
Are you ready to ring in the New Year? Head on down to the Boiler Room for the hottest New Year's Eve Party in Cape May. Live band, appetizers, party favors and a guaranteed rockin' good time!
New Year’s Eve Celebration For Children
Sea Isle City will host the resort’s annual New Year’s Eve Celebration for children. The years theme, “New Year’s Eve in Egypt” will be highlighted by a variety of decorations that will have guests feeling as though they are on the banks of the Nile River. The celebration incudes buffet dinner, dancing and family entertainment. There will also be a “Countdown to Midnight” at 7:00 p.m., which will allow younger children to welcome 2015 and still get to bed at a reasonable hour. Pre-registration is required by Dec. 29 by phoning (609) 263-0050.
Don't miss Sea Isle City’s annual fireworks display beginning 8:00 p.m. on the JFK Boulevard Beach!
Ocean City 23 Annual First Night
What’s New Year’s Eve without a celebration? Ocean City goes above and beyond to ring in the New Year with their 23rd annual First Night. More than 60 performances are scheduled featuring comedy, jazz, theater, pianists, gospel, doo wop, acrobats, magicians. Headliners include The Blue Notes, Hegeman String Band, Ocean City Pops, The Trammps, Fabulous Grease Band just to name a few.
Entertainment is located at 15 performance sites throughout the city. Programs are 40 minutes, giving guests plenty of time to walk to the next location. There will also be free jitney service from 5 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. between sites.
Families will enjoy ice skating, pony rides, kid’s rides and star gazing at the HS Planetarium. And to cap off the festivities, Ocean City rings in the New Year an exciting fireworks display at midnight. Details www.firstnightocnj.com.
Hope to see you all at the beach!