Events

 

SPECIAL EVENTS IN MAY:

3-6  TOURNAMENT OF BANDS INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS     The Wildwoods Convention Center and the Middle Township High School.  All-Chapter Championship contest for the Tournament of Bands indoor units from NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, VA, WV and OH.  Tickets sold by package plans only  (856)935-4940 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

5  ANGLESEA IRISH SOCIETY 5K RUN    A fun day to bring the family out for the 5k run or 1.5 mile walk. www.angleseairishsociety.com

7  SEASHORE FOODS TRADE SHOW  Wildwoods Convention Center.  11 a.m. - 7 p.m.  Trade show restricted to adults affliated with or having a bonafide interest in the food service industry.  For additional information contact Seashore Foods  (609) 886-3100 ext. 18 or www.seashorefood.com

10 - 13   15th ANNUAL EAST COAST BOARDWALK NATIONALS CAR SHOW  On the Boardwalk and at the Wildwoods Convention Center Fri & Sat  8:00 am - 4:00 pm  Cars displayed on the Boardwalk.  Free to spectators. (609)523-8051  or www.ThunderMoto.com

12    BICYCLE TOUR OF THE SHORE  Registration 8:00a.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall 206 New York Avenue, North Wildwood.  Fund raiser for Survivors of Cancer.  $10 participant fee for adults, $5 patricipant fee for children.  (609)522-2830

12 - 13 STATE GYMNASTICS COMPETITION  Wildwoods Convention Center.  United States Association of Independent Gymnastics clubs will hold a gymnastics competition  Sat & Sun  8:30 am - 8:00 pm www.usaigc.com/default.cfm

13  MOTHER'S DAY  Celebrate Mother's Day with the entire family!  While there's always fun for everyone at Morey's Piers,  Mom gets some extra TLC on Surfside Pier @ 25th Avenue and Mariner's Landing Pier at Schellenger Avenue today!  (609)729-3700 or www.MoreysPiers.com

 16  WILDWOODS RESTAURANT SHOWCASE  Neil's Steak and Chowder House, Schellenger Avenue, Wildwood  6:00 pm -9:00 pm.  A sampling of some of the Wildwoods' finest restaurants and specialty shops.  All proceeds benefit area high school students.  (609) 729-4000 or www.wildwoods.com

18-19  KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CONVENTION  Wildwoods Convention Center.  Annual meeting of the New Jersey State Council, Knights of Columbus.  Business sessions will be held Fri and Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm  Members only

18-20  THE 13th ANNUAL SPRING BEACH JAM  Morey's Piers, Schellenger Avenue & the Boardwalk, Wildwood.  Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts from around the country camp on the beach between Schellenger & Spencer Avenues.  Entrance Fee for Participants.  (609) 522-3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com

19  PIRATES DAY WITH CAPTAIN KIDD  Pirate costume parade on 26th and Boardwalk, North Wildwood 11:00 am followed by a treasure hunt on 15th Avenue and the beach.  Drawing for prizes following treasusre hunt.  (609)522-2955 to register for parade.  No registration is required to participate in treasure hunt.  www.northwildwood.com

24 UNLOCKING OF THE OCEAN CEREMONY  On the Wildwoods Beach next to the Wildwoods Convention Center.   Come join us to officially start the 2007 Summer Season.  Noon.  Guest speakers, kites in the air get your feet sandy for the first time this year!  (609)729-9000 or www.WildwoodsNJ.com

25  MEMORIAL DAY FIREWORKS  Fireworks extravaganza on the beach at Pine Avenue, Wildwood  10:30 pm  FREE (609) 523-1602

25-28  WILDWOODS INTERNATIONAL KITE FESTIVAL  On the Beach at Rio Grande Avenue, Wildwood and inside the Wildwoods Convention Center.  America's largest kite festival, featuring world -renowned kite builders and competitors, kite making workshops and exhibits, indoors competitiion andn children's activities.  9:00am - 5:00 Daily  Friday 9:00 pm illuminated night kite fly.  Entrance fee for participants.  Free to spectators.

26-27  BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  The Boardwalk south of the Convention Center, Wildwood.  Craft show with all handmade products.  9:00 am - 5:00 pm  Daily  Free (609) 522-0378  or (609) 522-0198

28  MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY  Ceremony at Veerans Monument, 1st Avenue & Spruce Avenue, North Wildwood 10:00 am  Free A(609)729-5832

5/31-6/1  14th ANNUAL EDUCATION EXTRABAGANZA    Learning becomes a "day at the beach" when students in grades 3 thru 12 enjoy a day of hands-on learning & interactive participation utilizing the beach & Morey's Piers amusements.  (609) 522-3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com

SPECIAL JUNE EVENTS:

5/31-6/3  NEW JERSEY STATE ELKS CONVENTION  Wildwoods Convention Center.  Sat: Noon  Parade on Atlantic Ave from 24th Ave, No Wildwood to Aster Road, Wildwood Crest.  FREE  (732)229-2978 or www.njelks.org

1-3  SPRING THUNDER ON THE SAND MOTOCROSS PRO/AM RACES  On the beach between Schellenger & Spencer Ave, Wildwood.  AMA-sanctioned Pro-AM races for beginners to pros. Sat  Noon & Sun:10:00 am Admission fee.(609)523-805www.ThunderMoto.com

6-9  AMERICAN LEGION CONVENTION  Wildwoods Convention Center  Sat 2:00 pm Parade on Atlantic Ave from 18th Ave in North Wildwood to Bennett Ave, Wildwood.  Free (609)695-5418 orwww.njamericanlegion.org

7  BATANGA BEACH WEEKEND  The Wildwoods Convention Center.  Latcom Communications, Inc.  presents a weekend that brings together Latino college students from coast to coast together for a weekend of concerts, beach sports, games & the "National Strolling  Championship"  (888)833-5754 orwww.batanga.com/beach.

8-10 DEMOLAY INTERNATIONAL/DEMOLAY LEADERS OF NEW JERSEY  Wildwoods Convention Center.  Masonic Lodge Youth Group convention banquet and installation for members only.  1-800.DEMOLAY or www.demolay.org

9-10  MUMMERS BRIGADE WEEKEND  16th Ave & Atlantic Ave to Olde New Jersey Ave, No. Wildwood.  Parade on Surf Ave  Sat: 4:45pm  FREE (609)522-7722

9  PHILLIES HOME RUN DERBY  Aster & Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest.  Batting contest for boys & girls ages 8-15.  Winners get prizes & advance to regional finals.  9:00 am  Registration.  10: am contest. FREE  (609)522-2955 or www.northwildwood.com

11-16 VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS AND LADIES AUXILIARY CONVENTION  Wildwoods Convention Center.  Sat: 1:30 pm Parade on Atlantic Ave, Wildwood.  FREE (609)393-1929 or www.vfwnj.com

14  AMERICAN FLAG DAY CEREMONY  Veterans Monument, 1st Ave & Spruce Ave, No. Wild.Ceremonial Raising of Flag 10:00am FREE

16  WHEELIN' THE WILDWOODS FATHERS DAY FAMILY BIKE RIDE  Bicycle races & tours that start and finish at Sweetbriar & New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest 8:00 am.  An early summer bike tour & Father's Day ride.  Tour loops thruout the Wildwoods, Wetlands, Historic Cape May & the Intercoastal Waterway.  Entrance fee for participants.  (609) 523-0202 or www.wildwoodcrest.org

16  DRUM CORPS AT THE JERSEY SHORE  Wildwoods Convention Center.  The City of  Wildwood & Hawthorne Cabelleros Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps present a concert exhibition 6:00 pm show.  Admission fee. (609) 522-2444

18-21 84th ANNUAL NATIONAL MARBLES TOURNAMENT  Ringer Stadium, Wildwood & the beach, Wildwood.  The official national competition in the sport of marbles for boys & girls ages 8-14 that have qualified by winning local tournaments thru out U.S. 8:00am-Noon daily  FREE to spectator (304)337-2764 orwww.nationalmarblestournament.org

21-24  ANNUAL POLKA SPREE BY THE SEA  Wildwoods Convention Center.  Top Polka bands provide non-stop music.  Thurs, Fri & Sat  2:00 pm - Midnight  Admission fee (908) 359-5520 or www.polkaspsree.com

22-24 CAPE EXPRESS BEACH BLAST SOCCER  Fri: Registration @ Wildwoods Convention Center.  Games played on Wildwoods Beach, between Cedar & Poplar Ave, Wildwood.   Bring your barefooted soccer team down to enjoy a weekend. 5 vs 5 with no shoes! In the sand.  Pre-registration required.  FREE to spectators 8:00am -6:00 pm daily www.CapeExpress.com

23  12th ANNUAL PLUNGE FOR PATIENTS  Sat: 3:00 - 5:30 pm  registration @ Wild Convention Center.  Ocean swim races, beach run & fun walk beginning @ 6:00 pm  FREE to spectators.  Entrance fee for participants  (443)271-2926 or www.plungeforpatients.org.

23  THE 9th ANNUAL ALS EXPRESS BIKE RIDE   Morey's Piers host this annual fundraiser to help fight Lou Gehrigs Diease.

23 - 24  BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  The Wildwoods Boardwalk south of Wild Convention Center, Wild.  All handmade products 9:00am -5:00pm  Daily  FREE (609)522-0378 or (609)522-0198

29-7/1 NORTH WILDWOOD ORIGINAL ITALIAN-AMERICAN FESTIVAL  Annual celebration of Italian-American heritage held in No. Wild. on Olde N.J. Ave.  Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Sat 11:00am - 11:00 pm Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm (609)729-4533 or (609)729-2665

29-7/1 SPORTS CARD, COMIC BOOK, BEANIE & TOY EXPO  Wild. Convention Center. Collectibles, memorabilia & guest star appearances.  Fri: 3:00  pm - 9:00 pm  Sat:10:00 am -5:00pm FREE (732)422-9365 orwww.njsportspromotions.com

30  RADIO DISNEY MUSIC FESTIVAL  Wild. Convention Center.  Morey's Piers' is hosting second ann'l Radio Disney Music Fest featuring great Radio Disney artist. Times, ticket price TBD (609) 522-3900 orwww.moreyspiers.com

30  SIDEWALK CHALK COMPETITION  Chalk drawing competiton for all ages @8th Street Field, No Wild.  Prizes for best pictures.   Register day of event.  Tiem TBA (609)522-2955 or www.northwildwood.com

6/30-7/1 JULY FOURTH FREEDOM FESTIVAL  7100 Ocean Ave & Rambler Road, Wild. Crest.  Crafters of every kind. Food, live musical, entertainment, children's activities.   Sat & Sun 9:00am - 5:00 pm  Free parking & admission (609)522-1669

6/30-7/4 SKY DIVING EXTRAVAGANZA  Free Fall Adventures & Splash Zone Waterparks will present continuous skydiving exhibitions hourly on the beach in front of Splash Zone Water Park, Schellenger Ave. Wild. Free 9:00 am -8:00 pm( 856) 629-7553

SPECIAL EVENTS IN JULY:

4  INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE  Prizes awarded for the best decorated bikes in red, white, & blue theme. FREE 522-2955 to register

4  FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS DISPLAY  Wildwoo Boardwalk @ Pine Ave, Wildwood.  Fireworks extravaganza 10:00 pm FREE

 

7-8 BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  Boardwalk south of Wild. Convention Center, Wild.  Craft show featuring all handmade products  9:00 am - 5:00 pm daily  FREE (609)523-1602 or (609)522-0378

8-12  YOUTH FOR CHRIST SUMMER SPLASH    The Wild. Convention Center.  Evangelistic conference for pre-registered teens from northeast  region of the United States

9-14   DANCE XPLOSION  The Wild Convention Center.  National dance competition finals from studios all ove3r the country competing for cash & prizes.  7:00 am -Midnight  Daily  Free Admission www.dancexplosion.org.

11  MISS NO. WILDWOOD COMPETITION  Sunset Bay Restaurant, No Wild. Teen competition & luncheon  Noon Free (609)522-7722

RACE13  BESCHEN-CAKKAGAB  MEM LIFEGUARD S  On bch @ 15th Ave, N. Wildwood 6:00 pm FREE (609)522-7500

13-14  THE 14th ANNUAL DUKE OF FLUKE FISHING TOURNAMENT  Sterling Harbor Mmarina, Rio Grande Ave, Shawcrest.  So Jersey's largest Flluke Tournament  &:30 am - 5:00 pm Entrance fee for participants (609)729-1425 or www.sterlingharbor.com

13-15  NEW JERSEY STATE BARBEQUE CHAMPIONSHIP & BLUES FESTIVAL 2nd & Olde New Jersey Ave, No. Wildwood  Mouth-watering barbeque, live blues music & free family fun.  Fri 5:00 pm - 11 pm Sat 10:00 am - 11:00pm Sun 10:00 am - 6:00pm FREE to spectators (609)523-6565 or www.njbbq.com

14  BOOGIE BOARD RACES  Wave riding competition for boys & girls ages 5-18 @ 15th Ave & bch.  Registration 9:00am contest 10:00am  Prizes awarded, must bring your own board. (609)522-2955 orwww.northwildwood.com

14-15  BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  The Boardwalk south of Convention Center, Wild.  Craft show with all handmade products.  9:00 am- 5:00 pm  Daily  FREE (609)522-0378 or (609)522-0198

19-21  CLOSER WALK CHRISTIAN YOUH EVENT  Morey's Piers, Schellenger Ave, Wild.  Youth groups & families are invited to join us a weekend of camping on the bch.  Live Christian music & worship services.   Entrance fee (609)522-3900 www.MoreysPiers.com

21  12th  ANNUAL SANDBLAST BEACH RUN  On bch @ 15th Ave, No. Wild Sat:7:00 am2 miler. 7:00 pm 5-miler Proceeds benefit Wild. Catholic H.S. Cross Country & Track programs. Entrance fee for participants. FREE to spectators (609)522-8581 www.sandblastbeachrun.com

21-22 HANDCRAFT UNLIMITED SUMMER CRAFT SHOW The Wild Convention Center. Quality crafters. Sat:9:00am -5:00pm Sun 10:00am - 5:00 pm Admission $2.50  Children under 12 free (717)656-4849 or www.handcraft-unlimited.com.

22-27 SOPHISTICATED PRODUCTIONS DANCE COMPETITION The Wild. Convention Center. National Dance competition. FREE admission to spectators.  Dance competition 7:00 am - 10:30 pm Dailywww.sophisticatedproductions.com

24  WILDWOODS BABY PARADE A Wildwood tradition since 1909.  Registration @ Wildwood  Convention Center 5:00 pm. Parade starts @ 6:00 pm & proceeds up  Wild Boarwalk from Convention Center to Morey's Pier, Schellinger Ave. FREE (609) 729-4000

28  CHRISTMAS IS JULY WITH SANTA CLAUS  On the bch @ 15th Ave, No. Wild. Santa rides the bch tram. Candy canes & entertainment  1:00 pm  FREE  (609) 522-7500

28-29  BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  The Boardwalk south of Convention Center, Wild.  Craft show w/ handmade products 9:00 am-5:00 pm  Daily  Free (609) 522-0378 or (609)522-0198

28-29 MID-SUMMER FESTIVAL  Ocean Ave & Rambler Rd, Wild. Crest. Crafters, food, live musical entertainment, children's activities 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  Daily   FREE (609)522-5176

28-29  15th ANNUAL CO-ED BEACH ULTIMATE FRISBEE TOURNAMENT  On the bch between Oak & Poplar Ave, Wild. A 4-on-4 steam competition for players of all levels. 18 & over. Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sun: 10:00am-4:00 pm FREE to spectators(856)696-9705 or www.wildwoodultimate.com

30-8/1 SPIRIT FACTORY CHEER EXPERIENCE The Wildwoods Convention Center. A cheerleading camp for cheerleading team & individuals. Ages 2nd grade to high school participate.  Event times TBD

31-8/9   DELIA'S WAREHOUSE SALE  Wildwoods Convention Center. Warehouse style sale of Delia's designer clothes. 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Daily (609)729-9000 or www.WildwoodsNJ.com

SPECIAL EVENTS IN AUGUST:

4-5 BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW The Boardwalk south of Convention Center, Wildwood. Craft show w/ handmade products. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Daily    FREE  (609)522-0378  or (609) 522-0198

4-5 HEREFORD INLET LIGHTHOUSE CRAFT SHOW 1st & Central Ave. No. Wildwood. Jusried crafters. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm FREE  (609) 522-4520 or www.herefordlighthouse.org.

4-5  BATTLE AT THE BEACH GRAPPLING TOURNAMENT Wildwoods Convention Center.  Mixed martial arts fighting competition with contestants from the tri-state area.  Doors open at 8:00 am  Tickets available at the door day of even or by visiting www.nagafighter.com.

10  WWE RAW  WWERAW Superstars make their way to Wildwood. 7:30pm (203)352-8600 orwww.WWE.com.

11 BOARDWALK FOR THE CURE Enjoy a relaxing stroll or ride the tramcar with us at our 5th annual 4k walk to fight cancer on the world famouos Wildwoods Boardwalk.  Check-in from 8:00am -11:00 am in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center.  Entrance fee $20.  Free transportation between 1st & 2nd Olde New Jersey Ave parking lot. (609)522-2830

11 SOCS-SURVIVORS OF  CANCER FUNDRAISER Lighthouse Point Restaurant, 5101 Shawcrest Road, Wildwood.  Fundraiser for cancer survivors.  3:00 pm -7:00 pm Admission $20.  FREE transportation between 1st & 2nd  Olde New Jersey Ave parking lot. (609)522-2830

11 PHILADELPHIA SOUL SUMMER SLAM The Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football league will be returning to the bch @ Schellenger Ave.  Wildwood for the Soul Summer Slam.  This event will be fun for the entire family & will feature live music, a beer garden, performance by the Philadelphia Soulmates, inflatable games, flag football competitions and a visit from Soul Man.  Soul players will also be appearing.  FREE (609)729-9000.

12  UNITED WAY OF CAPE MAY COUNTY'S RUBBER DUCKY REGATTA  Raging waters Water Park, Morey's Piers, Schellenger Ave & the Boarwalk, Wildwood.  Come see over 10,000 rubber ducks race toward the finish line in the Endless River! 7 pm. FREE to spectators.

14  AROUND THE ISLAND ROW  On the bch @ 15th No.  Wildwood 6:30am FREE (609)522-7500

17-19 SPORTS CARD, COMIC BOOK, BEANIE AND TOY EXPO  Wildwoods Convention Center Fri 3:00 pm-9:00 pm  Sat 10:00am - 9:00 pm   Sun 10:00am - 5:00 pm  FREE  (732) 422-9365 orwww.njsportspromotions.com

18-19  69th GREATER WILDWOOD YACHT CLUB REGATTA  Sunset Lake, New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest Mid-Atlantic Racing Assoc Championship sponsored by the Greater Wildwood Yacht Club  Sat: International Optimist Dinghy & 420 fleets.  Sun:Laser & Sunfish fleets 10:00 am -2:00 pm Daily FREE to spectoators (609)522-0969 or www.gwyc.org.

18-19  BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW  The Boardwalk south of the Convention Center, Wildwood  Craft show with handmade products.  9:00 am - 5:00 pm  Daily  FREE  (609) 522-0378 or (609) 522-0198

25  TRI/DU THE WILDWOODS  15th Ave & the bch No Wildwood.  Triathlon (swim, bike, run) Duathlon (run, bike, run) Portions of proceeds benefit youth activities 7:30 am  FREE for participants (609)374-6495 orwww.delmosports.com.

25-26 WILDWOODS CLASSIC CUP XX111 HOBIE CAT RACES On the bech @ Primrose Rd, Wildwood Crest.  Colorful hobie cat sailing regatta. Sat:10:00am - 3:00 pm Sun:9:00 am - 2:00 pm Free to spectators (609) 923-1355 or http://mysite.verizon.net/townbank.cats.

25-26 BOARDWALK CRAFT SHOW The Boardwalk south of Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood.  Craft show with handmade products 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Daily FREE  (609)522-0378 or (609) 522-0198

26 WILDWOOD BLOCK PARTY & FESTIVAL  Fox Park in Wildwood.  Family fun & free live entertainment l:00pm (609)522-2444

31  LABOR DAY FIREWORKS Fireworks Extravaganza 10:00 pm on Wildwood Boardwalk  Free Admission (609)523-1602

SPECIAL EVENTS IN SEPTEMBER

1-2  HANDCRAFT UNLIMITED LABOR DAY CRAFT SHOW  The Wildwoods Convention Center.  Quality crafters. Sat:9:00am - 5:00 pm Sun:10:00am - 5:00 pm Admisstion $2.50  Children under 12 free (717) 656-3208 or www.handcraft-unlimited.com.

5-8  NEW JERSEY STATE HARLEY OWNERS GROUP RALLY The Wildwoods Convention Center.  All HOG members welcome.  Limited public access to events.  (609)672-6745 or www.njstatehogrally.com.

6-9  ROAR TO THE SHORE Cape Classic Motorcycle Club motorcycle rally.   Oak & Atlantic Ave Wildwood 10:00 am -10:00 pm (609)729-8870 or www.roartotheshoreonline.com.

7-9  38th ANNUAL SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT  3rd Ave to Hereford Inlet, North Wildwood. Registration at the Gazebo, 3rd & JFK Ave, North Wildwood. Adult & youth divisions. Prizes Fre:7:00am - 8:00 pm  Sat:6:00am - 8:00 pm Sun: 6:00am - Noon $10 entrance fee for participants.  (609)522-2955 orwww.northwildwood.com.

8-9  PRO BUILDER CHOPPER SHOW Wildwoods Convention Center. Fast Lane Promotions is hosting a Pro Builder Chopper show on Sat.  from 9:00am - 9:00 pm Sun: 9:00 am - 4:00pm Free Admission.  Bike builders from all over the country will be competing for $10,000 in prize money.  www.fastlanebiker.com.

8-9 MUMMERS STRING BAND WEEKEND & STRUTTERS CONTEST  Sat: Mummers Strutting Contest 4:00 pm on Old New Jersey Ave North Wildwood. Parade at 4:45 pm @ 21st & Atlantic Ave proceeding north on Atlantic Ave west on 1st Ave, north on Olde New Jersey Ave.  Concert immediately following parade. Sun: Stringband parade 1:00 pm on 16th Ave & the Boardwalk, proceeding south to Wildwoods Convention Center.  FREE (609) 522-7722

11 SEPTEMBER 11 COMMEMORATION Commemoration  of the 9/11 tragedies @ Veterans Monument, 1st  & Spruce Ave. North Wildwood. 8:56 am FREE (609) 522-7722

13 - 15 NEW JERSEY STATE FIREMEN'S CONVENTION  The Wildwoods Convention Center.  Annual Convention of Delegates and Life Members. Sat l:00 pm Parade on New Jersey Ave from Crocus Road, Wildwood Crest, north to 9th Ave, North Wildwood.  Free (800) 852-0137 or www.njsfa.com

14-15 FIREMEN'S WEEKEND CRAFT SHOW 7100 Ocean Ave & Rambler Road, Wildwood Crest. Food & crafters of every kind. Sat: 9:00 - 5:00 pm, Sun: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm (609) 522-1669

15 LIGHT THE NIGHT WALK  Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's annual evening fundraising walk campaign to celebrate and commemorate lives touched by cancer.  Regiatration 5:00 - 7L00 pm ealk begins @ 7:00 pm 1-888=920=8557 ext 203 or www.lightthenight.org/snj

20-23 14th ANNUAL BOARDWALK CLASSIC CAR SHOW On the Boardwalk & at the Wildwoods Convention Center Fri & Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Cars displayed on the Boardwalk Friday & Saturday.  Free to spectators.  (609) 523-8051 www.ThunderMoto.com.

20-23 IRISH FALL FESTIVAL Anglesea area of North Wildwood.  Four-day event celebrates Irish heritage with dancing, music, food, crafts. Sun: 1:00pm Parade on Surf Ave from 26th to 1st Ave North Wildwood 8:00 am - 11 pm Daily FREE 1-800-IRISH91 or (609) 729-0075

22-23 SEAFARERS WEEKEND/CREST ADVENTURE RACES Sunset Lake between Rambler Road & Miami Ave, Wildwood Crest 10:00 am  until Fireworks begin. Over 50 crafters overlooking beautiful Sunset Lake. Food, entertainment including live music from 11:00 am -3:00 pm, children's activities, DJ from 4:30 pm until Fireworks begin (609) 522-5176 or www.wildwoodcrest.org

22-28 WILDWOOD CREST ADVENTURE RACES This unusual triathlon is for families & individuals. A run, bike and water event held along Wildwood Crest's Sunset Lake & surround areas. (609) 523-0202 orwww.wildwoodcrest.org.

23 SUPER SUNDAY Morey's Pier, Schellenger Ave, Wildwood. Traditional farewell to summer. Special lineup of games, prizes and entertainment with reduced prices on wristbands. Noon - 5:00 pm (609)522-3900 orwww.MoreyPpiers.com.

27-30 WILDWOOD BY THE  SEA FILM FESTIVAL Inaugural International Film Festival exhibiting exciting new films from filmmakers around the world. Featuring exhibitions, daily events, workshops and Gala parties and the premier of the Dick Clark Documentary. (609) SAY-WILD or www.wildwoodbytheseafilmfest.com.

28-30 LAW ENFORCEMENTSURVIVORSWEEKEND Honoring law enforcement officers who gave their lives in the line of duty; Fri: 6:00 pm Sat: 5k run starting @ 8:00 am; parade @ 2:00 pm Sun:prayer service 10am FREE (609)522-2411

28 SURF & TURF MONSTER MASH Scoop Taylor Park, 5800 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. This fun-filled family event kicks off the Thunder on the Beach Monster truck weekend.*A fee may be required to ride the Monster Trucks. 6:00pm - 9:30 pm (609)522-5176 or (609)523-0202.

28-30 THUNDER ON THE BEACH MONSTER TRUCK RACE On the Beach @ Lincoln Ave. Wildwood. Monster trucks race for the "King of the Beach" Title Quad wars, tough truck competiton, stunts. Three jam-packed shows on the beach rain or shine. Sat: Noon and 7:00 pm Sun: Noon Admission fee: Adults $20 Children $16 (609) 523-8051 or www.ThunderMoto.com.

28-29 ITALIAN FESTIVAL OF YESTERDAY& TODAY Fox Park @ Ocean Ave between Burk & Montgomery Ave, Wildwood. An 'Old World' family festival weekend including crafts, games, rides, great Italian food & continuous live entertainment. Festivities begin @ 5:00pm

29 TREASURE HUNT & ICE CREAM EATING CONTEST On the beach between 22nd & 23rd Ave, North Wildwood. Treasure hunt & ice cream eating contest for kids Noon - 3:00 pm FREE (609) 729-3223

29-30 SUNSET LAKE HYDROFEST POWER BOAT RACES Sunset Lake @ Rambler Road & New Jersey Ave, Wildwood Crest. Powerboating racing, food, craft and merchandise vendore. 9:00am - 4:00pm Free to spectators. Pit passes are $10  (609) 886-8156 ir www.sunsetlake.us.

29-30 BEACH JAM"FALL HARVEST' Morey's Piers, Schellenger Ave & The Boardwalk, Wildwoo. Ultimate caping experience for scouts on the bch between Schellenger Ave & Spencer Ave. Entrance fee for participants (609)522-3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com.

SPECIAL EVENTS IN OCTOBER

5-7 BARBERSHOPQUARTET WEEKEND The Wildwoods Convention Center. Barbershoppers Mid-Atlantic District Convention. Old-fashioned barbershop quartet harmony competition, quartet & chorus performances. Frii: 7 pm Sat: l0:00am-11pm Admisstion fee (410)384-7655 or www.harmonize.com/mad/.

PENNSAUKEN SURF FISHING CLUB TOURNAMENT The Wildwoods Beaches. Registration at the Firehouse 2nd & New Jersey Ave, North Wildood. 6:00am Teams and individuals welcome. 7:30 am - 2L00pm Entrance fee for participants/teams. (856)786-0070 or www.asaconline.org.

6-7 GEORGE PRATT MEMORIAL SOCCER TOURNAMENT County-wide youth soccer tournament. 8:00am-6:00 pm FREE  www.capeexpress.com.

12-14 FALL THUNDER ON THE SAND PRO/AM SANCTIONED MOTOCROSS RACE On the beach @ Lincoln Ave, Wildwood. AMA sanctioned races featuring beginners to pros. Races are Sat: Noon, Sun:10am Admisstion fee. (609)523-8051 or www.ThunderMoto.com.

12-14 CHARISMATIC CONFERNECE The Wildwoods Convention Center. Camden Diocese Catholic Charismatic Conference.  All welcome. Fri: 6:00pm-10:00pm Sat 7:00am - 10:00pm Sun 7:00am-3:00pm Donation requested. (609)522-6586.

13 GREAT FALL CLASSIC SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT The Wildwoods Beaches 5:30am -5:00pm  Registration at the Beach Tent on 15th  & the beach starting at 5:00am Entrance fee (609)758-1213 orwww.nibba.org.

19-21 FABULOUS 50's CELEBRATION A celebration of Wildwoods' place in Rock 'n Roll history. Dance party Friday night, street fair Saturday, Rock 'n Roll concert Saturday night.  Accommodations packages are available by calling (609)729-4000 or www.fabfifties.com.

21 WILDWOOD MUSIC AWARD & CONCERT The 4th Annual Wildwoods Music Award featuring 50's artists. Awards ceremonies and live performances. (609)SAY-COOL or www.coolscoops.com.

27 ANGKESEA SURF ANGLERS SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT The Wildwoods Beaches. Registration 6:00am - 7:30 am at the Firehouse, 2nd & New Jersey Ave. North Wildwood. Fishing 7:30am -2:30 pm  Entrance fee for participants. (609)522-1526

31 GREATER WILDWOOD ELKS HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE Wlks Lodge, 1st and New Jersey Ave, North Wildwood. Trick or treaters walk thru a "haunted house" and receive treats.  FREE 5L00pm - 8:00pm (609)729-2170