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AUGUST EVENTS
Twelve months of exciting events…
PEOPLE, PLACE, PROCESS: April 1, 2020 through January 3, 2021 : 50 Years of Glassmaking at WheatonArts. WheatonArts, Millville. This exhibit in the Museum of American Glass honors 50 years of glassmakers at WheatonArts. Discover collaborations that artfully combine vision, artifacts that serve as muse, and the tools that connect skills across time. 800-998-4552, 856-825-6800. www.wheatonarts.org

THEMES ACROSS CULTURES: April 1, 2020 through January 3, 2021: WheatonArts, Millville. View the similarities and differences of various artistic expressions found within South Jersey’s diverse cultural groups on display in WheatonArts’ Down Jersey Folklife Center. 800-998-4552, 856-825-6800. www.wheatonarts.org

1: CRAFT BEER, MUSIC & CRAB FESTIVAL:
Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May. A New Jersey top five summer festival! Families welcome! Enjoy craft beers, live music, crabs and food trucks with crafters and children’s games and entertainment. Free admission. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278. www.capemaymac.org

1: JERSEY CAPE ANTIQUE AUTO SHOW: Cape May. Collier’s Parking Lot. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. www.capemaycity.com

1-2: STONE HARBOR ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL: Don’t miss this premier, nationally ranked event! Over 200 artisans from more than 12 states displaying their work. www.shnj.org

1-2: DOWN ON THE FARM WEEKEND: Historic Cold Spring Village, Cape May. Experience life on an Early American farm through hands-on activities and exhibits. www.hcsv.org

2, 9, 16, 23, 30: STONE HARBOR FARMERS MARKET: 95th Street & Second Avenue. Every Sunday Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. 8am – 12:30pm. www.shnj.org

3, 10, 17, 24, 31: STONE HARBOR FAMILY NIGHT: Every Monday June 29-August 31. Open to the Public – Free for All. 175 96th Street. www.shnj.org

4, 11, 18, 25: TUESDAYS AT THE TOWER: CONCERT SERIES: Stone Harbor. A different performance every Tuesday night from July 7 to September 1. Beer & Wine Garden. FREE. www.shnj.org. www.stoneharborbeach.com

5, 12, 19: CAPE MAY SUMMER SERIES: Cape May Convention Hall. 8 p.m. www.capemaycity.com

7: CAPE MAY BABY PARADE: Registration at Congress Street and start at Beach Avenue end with awards at Cape May Convention Hall. 609-884-9565. www.capemaycity.com

7: NATIONAL LIGHTHOUSE DAY AND CRAFTS & COLLECTIBLES SHOW: Cape May. Celebrate National Lighthouse Day and enjoy family activities at the base of the lighthouse including pirate-hat making, games, music and a crafts & collectibles show. 609-884-5404. 800-275-4278. www.capemaymac.org

7-9: BOARDWALK ART SHOW: Ocean City. Leading artists from throughout the East Coast exhibit and sell their work. Traditionally an ideal place to buy fine artwork at reasonable prices. 609-399-6111. www.oceancityvacation.com

7-9: WILDWOOD TATTOO BEACH BASH: Wildwoods Convention Center. 609-889-2422. www.WildwoodTattoo.com

8: SECOND SATURDAY WINE TASTING: Village on High, Millville – Glasstown Arts District. Admission includes food tastings. 856-371-0716. www.glasstownartsdistrict.com

8-9: PROMENADE CRAFT SHOW: Cape May. 609-884-9565. www.capemaycity.com

8-9: CELTIC WEEKEND: Historic Cold Spring Village, Cape May. Celebrate all things Irish, Scottish, and Welsh. The weekend features musical entertainment throughout the grounds. www.hcsv.org

12-15: HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS: Wildwoods Convention Center. 7 p.m. 609-729-9000. www.HarlemGlobetrotters.com

13: OCEAN CITY BABY PARADE: Ocean City Boardwalk. The 111th Annual event is one of the oldest baby parades in the country. 609-399-6111. www.oceancityvacation.com

15-16: MIDSUMMER MUSIC FEST: Historic Cold Spring Village, Cape May. www.hcsv.org

16: FIRE MUSTER: WheatonArts, Millville. In association with the Glasstown Antique Fire Brigade, this free admission outdoor event features 80+ antique fire trucks on display. Highlights include a firefighter training & skills competition, water barrel fight, bucket brigade, firefighting demonstrations, and more. 800-998-4552, 856-825-6800. www.wheatonarts.org

19: MISS CRUSTACEAN HERMIT CRAB BEAUTY PAGEANT: Ocean City. The original beauty contest for crustaceans. Families, Kids, Businesses and Organizations are invited to enter their crustacean in this annual contest. The winner receives the coveted Cucumber Rind Cup and gets to walk down a flowery runway. Open to all ages. 609-399-6111. www.oceancityvacation.com

21: THIRD FRIDAY: Glasstown Arts District, Millville. High Street in the District comes alive with those enjoying the arts, entertainment and more. Exhibition openings, live music, dining and shopping in a festive atmosphere. Levoy Theatre – www.levoy.net. 856-293-0556. www.glasstownartsdistrict.com

21: MUSIC OF THE NIGHT TRIBUTE TO ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER & SARAH BRIGHTMAN: Linda Gentile and the Jersey Shore Pops Orchestra. Cape May Convention Hall, 8 p.m. www.capemaycity.com

22-23: SEAFARER’S WEEKEND: Historic Cold Spring Village, Cape May. Exciting pirate performances. Special exhibits & demonstrations including antique boats, blacksmithing and decoy carving. Plus sing-alongs! www.hcsv.org

26: THE ANGELUS CHORUS: Cape May Convention Hall, 7 p.m. www.capemaycity.com

26-28: WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR – COLLINGS FOUNDATION: Millville Airport. Flight information 800-568-8924. www.cfdn.org

29: STONE HARBOR MERCHANTS’ SIDEWALK SALE: Shopping District. A Stone Harbor tradition. Local merchants bring their bargains out onto the sidewalk for all to enjoy and purchase. www.stoneharborbeach.com

29: TRI THE WILDWOODS - TRIATHLON, 5K & KID’S TRIATHLON: North Wildwood. Triathlon: 1/4 mile swim, 10 mile bike, 3.1 mile beach run, & a 5k running event. 609-849-8908. www.DelmoSports.com


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