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The Jersey Cape has hosted generations of family vacations where each has come to adore their favorite towns that have kept them coming back year after year. Loyal visitors have described a certain unforgettable feeling upon arriving here so we invite you to visit and get to know this feeling and start your own tradition.
Jersey Cape is ready to welcome you this holiday season with warm hospitality, festive entertainment and unique shopping experiences. But before that, there are a few other unique events you will enjoy. Get in on the world class Exit Zero Jazz Festival in Cape May from Nov. 7-10 , or Girls Weekend in Sea Isle City, Nov. 22-24 Featuring endless opportunities to eat, drink, shop, and pamper your way through Sea Isle City.
During the Holidays:
Tours abound in Cape May throughout Novemebr and December: the Yuletide Tour, a trolley ride through town and a tour of several rooms at the Emlen Physick Estate, authentically decorated for a Victorian Christmas; the Lamplighter Tour, a self-guided visit to five inns and private homes, each decorated in a different theme; or the Holiday Lights Trolley to enjoy beautiful outside decorations - plus a holiday sing-along. Or enjoy Christmas Candlelight House Tours and experience the high point of Cape May’s holiday season in style, but hurry and make your reservations because tours sell out fast. Contact the Mid-Atlantic Center for The Arts for information and tickets.
Holiday splendor abounds in almost every Jersey Cape town, so head over to Ocean City for the holiday Train Show December 7-8 and great downtown shopping all month long. Get into the holiday spirit in The Wildwoods at the Wildwood Family Holiday Celebration December 14th and the Downtown Wildwood Christmas on the Plaza event on December 6th and 7th for exciting entertainment, Ice Skating, Fire Pits, Food, Craft Vendors and more!
Be sure to visit Stone Harbor for their annual Island Holiday Weekend Nov. 29-30 with warm merchant hospitality and great shopping on Friday evening, and the famous Christmas parade on Saturday at 6:30 PM. On the same days, visit neighboring Avalon for Festive Friday & Snowfest Saturday for holiday activities and entertainment for the whole family! Get in the spirit at Santa's Workshop and Holiday Brunch Dec. 8th & 15th at The Reeds at Shelter Haven resort where you can enjoy holiday cheer and festive treats.
Theater during the holidays is a must, so visit Cape May for some holiday laughs at "Murder For Two: The Holiday Edition" by Cape May Stage playing Thursday - Sunday until December 29th, or the classic storytelling of "THE GREAT TREE and Other Tales by Zona Gale" at East Lynne Theater playing through December 14th. Holiday music fills the air at NJ Ballet's - The Nutcraker at the Middle Township PAC Center on November 24th. Musical performances can be found in just about every Jersey Cape town this season.
2019 wraps up in Ocean City and Sea Isle City at the First Night New Year's Eve Celebration and the New Year's Eve Celebration and Fireworks with entertainment, food, fireworks and fun galore. Get your admission button and reservations now so not to miss out!
Check back soon for more amazing holiday events or visit the Events page of this website for dates, locations and times of these exciting events. And remember, it's more fun to stay over, so check the list of Accommodations for the best places to stay this season. See you soon!