Wildwood, NJ Events

Special Olympics Spring Sports Festival basketball finals

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, March 17, 2015 12:00 am

WILDWOOD – The public is invited to attend the free Special Olympics Spring Sports Festival basketball finals at the Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, March 28, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, March 29.

More than 1,000 Special Olympics athletes from around the state are expected to compete in the basketball competitions.

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Boogie on down to Wildwood ’70s concert

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, March 16, 2015 12:00 am

WILDWOOD – Men and women are invited to don their leisure suits or Qiana dresses to take part in a 1970s dance party and concert at the Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Saturday, April 25.

“We have an impressive list of performers taking the stage,” said Mayor Ernie Troiano.  “Tavares, Evelyn Champagne King, MFSB, The Ritchie Family, Denise Montana and Purple Reign will all be here.”

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Beach Cleanup in North Wildwood

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, March 15, 2015 12:00 am

Clean Ocean Action will hold its 2015 beach cleanup in North Wildwood April 25, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., rain or shine on 15th Avenue at the Beach Patrol Building.

“Thank you in advance for your participation in helping to keep our beaches clean,” read a statement from organizers. “Letters for volunteer service will also be provided for those who need them.” Snacks will be provided. Those interested may contact Demaris McManus at 856-975 6740 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

Wildwoods Convention Center site of Tourism event

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 14, 2015 12:00 am

The season preview of the economic and tourism season will be held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, March 24, at the convention center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood. There will be a recap of the 2014 season, information on the current economic climate and 2015 projections and a 2014 marketing and public relations recap. Anyone interested in attending may call 609-846-2654 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

   

Mid-Atlantic National Cheerleading and Dance Championships

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, February 26, 2015 01:46 pm

WILDWOOD – The public is invited to the annual Mid-Atlantic National Cheerleading and Dance Championship featuring recreation, high school and all-star divisions on Saturday, March 7 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 8 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., at the Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk.

Admission is $20 and free for children 3 and under. 866-522-4337 or visit www.SpiritBrands.org

 

Fallen Hero Polar Plunge planned at 15th Street beach

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, February 26, 2015 12:00 am

NORTH WILDWOOD – The public is invited to take part in the 6th annual Fallen Hero Polar Plunge at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb 28, at the 15th Street beach. The plunge will be followed by a post party at Keenan’s Irish Pub.

Proceeds from the event benefit families of police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.

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PHOTOS: 105 annual Wildwoods Baby Parade

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Written by Jen Marra Thursday, July 31, 2014 09:14 am

Children make their debut for the 105th annual Wildwoods Baby Parade Wednesday, July 30 in decorated wagons and strollers. The parade started in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center and finished at 16th Street in North Wildwood. Photos by Jen Marra. 

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PHOTOS: Wildwood Patriotic 5K

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Written by Jen Marra Friday, July 04, 2014 11:00 pm

Despite the weather, participants in the Fourth of July Wildwood Patriotic 5K and 1-mile fun walk still took to the boardwalk to compete Friday morning.  Joe Malloy was the first the race overall and Bridie McCarey was the first woman to finish.  
Photos by Jen Marra. 

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PHOTOS: Families celebrate the Fourth throughout the Wildwoods

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, July 04, 2014 11:06 am

Ella and Owen Webber of Rockville, Md. want everyone to "have a super Fourth" this holiday weekend. The siblings were dressed as superheroes to defend their title in the "Most Creative" category for kids 11 and under the Independence Day Parade. However, the parade was canceled due to the weather. Instead, they enjoyed breakfast at Samuel's Pancake House in North Wildwood and stopped at the Candy Cottage.

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PHOTOS: North Wildwood celebrates the sea

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Written by Jen Marra Friday, June 27, 2014 11:31 am

Cloudy weather does not stop a crowd of people from visiting the festival Cloudy weather does not stop a crowd of people from visiting the festival Cloudy weather does not stop a crowd of people from visiting the Maritime Festival Saturday, June 21, at the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse. Photos by Jen Marra. 

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