West Cape May Christmas Parade

1 Dec

West Cape May Christmas Parade If you haven’t yet experienced a West Christmas Parade, we’ll assume you have a good excuse – perhaps 47 years’ worth of excuses, as that’s how long this annual event has been delighting kids of all ages and from all over. A small and fiercely dedicated army of volunteers assists […]

Christmas Tree Lighting at Rotary Bandstand

30 Nov

Oh, Christmas Tree – tonight is your night. If Cape May is idyllic in the summer, it’s downright magical this time of year, and the annual Christmas tree lighting at the Rotary Park bandstand is the official harbinger of the season. The city-sponsored festivities get underway at 6:30pm with a reading of “T’was The Night […]

Barry’s Grand Ole Opry at West Cape May Borough Hall

18 Nov

If you’re going to hold a fundraiser for a Christmas parade, getting a bunch of singer-songwriters together to sing their favorite holiday ditties is a great way to do it. Throw in dinner and you can call it an evening. Barry’s Grand Ole Christmas Opry will be held tonight at 7:15 at the West Cape […]

Winter Slam at Lucky Bones Backwater Grille

14 Nov

Winter Slam at Lucky Bones Backwater Grille A cold, crisp fall evening practically begs to be spent sitting around with friends telling stories. That could be you this evening, if you get over to Lucky Bones for the Winter Shore Slam. Sponsored by the Center for Community Arts, this is the first in their series […]

Exit 0 International Jazz Festival at Carney’s Other Room

10 Nov

exit 0 jazz festival sachal vasandani

Photos from the Exit 0 International Jazz Festival It’s been a long-standing tradition for Cape May to have a jazz festival, so when the previous incarnation went through a bit of a kerfuffle and it became clear it’d be no more, it was a great to see the Exit 0 International Jazz Festival step up […]

West Cape May Christmas Parade Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

5 Nov

West Cape May Christmas Parade Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Before you expend all of your energy collecting and eating your trick-or-treat candy tonight (yes, Cape May’s Halloween in tonight, for all you out-of-towners), make sure you have a good dinner. The Pilot House is once again sponsoring the Annual Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser for the Christmas Parade, […]

Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts in Cape May

3 Nov

We all know that Cape May was miraculously spared from the devastation visited on other areas by Hurricane Sandy; now we’re letting you know just a little bit about what Cape May is doing to help those in crisis. The Whale’s Tale is collecting donations of non-perishable food donations, toiletries and diapers, as well as […]

Dinner With a Psychic at the Mad Batter

2 Nov

Dinner With a Psychic at the Mad Batter Halloween has not yet officially arrived in Cape May, thanks to Sandy, so here is the perfect spooky activity for tonight. A few seats remain for the Mad Batter’s Dinner with a Psychic, a unique opportunity to possibly commune with those on the other side, while being […]

The Aftermath of Sandy

31 Oct

after hurricane sandy cape may

Power lines are down, sand and surf breached the sea wall, and boarded up windows remain the norm. Oh, and did we mention that Martini Beach just so happened to lose their roof? Our wandering photographer snapped some photos to let you know that some of your favorite places in Cape May are still here… […]

Cape May Halloween Parade

25 Oct

Cape May Halloween Parade

The annual Halloween around the Washington Street Mall is a tradition not to be missed… and so we didn’t. Our photographer was on hand to snap some scary, creepy, eerie photos and plenty of cute ones to boot.