Thursday, May 17, 2018 / by Teresa Dipeso
International Kite Festival, Friday-Monday, May 25-28, Wildwood beach & Convention Center
If you haven't seen this, you should! It's the largest kite festival in North America held on the beach! It begins with the Unlocking of the Ocean on Friday outside the Wildwoods Convention Center, followed by a whole weekend of kite-related fun. Kites will be available to buy, there will be auctions, contests and more! For a list of activities and times, visit this link.
Memorial Day Parade & Vigil, Saturday, May 26, 7:30pm
The parade steps off at Wildwood & Atlantic Avenues in Wildwood, proceeding south to Andres & Ocean Avenues, ending at Burke Ave. A candlelight ceremony will take place at the Wildwood Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, an exact half-size replica of the one in Washington, D.C. Rain date Sunday, May 27.
Girls Rock The Vines At Hawk Haven Winery, Sunday, May 27, 11am-7pm
Hawk Haven Winery kicks off their Sangria Season with a who's-who of local female musicians, all teaming up to put on a great show. Free admission, enjoy the beautiful winery with good wine, food and music!
"Mull-Morial" Day 5k Beach Run/Walk, Sunday, May 27, 30th St. on the beach in Avalon
This 9th annual race benefits the Friend In Need charity, which assists local Cape May County friends in need. Run or walk, but you'll enjoy good company and a good cause. Prizes to the winners. For more info on registration, click here.
Boardwalk Craft Show, Saturday-Sunday, May 26-27, Rio Grande Ave on Wildwood Boardwalk
This rain or shine event will have something for everyone on your list, and plenty to make your Shore house pop. Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 9am-4pm.
Wildwood Crest Concert Series Opener, Sunday, May 27, 7:30pm
Bring your beach chair and blanket for the opening concert of the Wildwood Crest Concert Series, featuring Chatterband. They will serving up fun, all-ages pop and rock for you to dance the night away. Centennial Park, Ocean & Fern Aves in Wildwood Crest. FREE.