Tri the Wildwoods Triathlon, 5K & Kids Race. 15th Avenue and the beach. Triathlon: 1/4 mile swim, 10 mile bike, and 3.1 mile beach run. Or participate in only the 5K beach run. Also Wild Child Splash & Dash for ages 7-15. New in 2015: Paddle Board Races
Roller Derby Tournament. Wildwoods Convention Center. Hosting hundreds of roller derby enthusiasts, skaters and vendors, featuring hard-hitting games and various other skate-inspired festivities. Male and female roller derby skaters throughout the country are expected to attend and will be playing using the Modern Athletic Derby Endeavor Rule Set
JDRF/FAAN Crab Race. At 6pm, artificial plastic crabs will be released into the Revolutionary River at Breakwater Beach in a race to benefit JDRF. You can purchase your "crab" for only $5.
Long Branch Jazz and Blues Festival. The Great Lawn, 12-9:45pm. Vendors of exotic and regional NJ food, 7 great bands including Function 11 as the featured closing act! Featuring a stage for music, Kid's Activities, the Beach, and Fireworks. Lawn chairs encouraged, coolers forbidden, sunscreen a must. Fireworks from 9:30
Monster Truck Beach Nationals. Monster trucks will race on the Wildwood Beach from Lincoln to Spencer Ave. Fri night qualifying at 7pm. Sat 2 races at 1pm and 7pm. Sun features title races and tough truck races starting at 1pm. Lineup will feature Bigfoot, Avenger, Brutus, Black Stallion, Higher Education, Red Solo Truck, Equalizer, Walking Tall and more
Atlantic City Airshow. Thunder Over the Boardwalk presented by GEICO, 11am-4pm. This years show will feature the US Navy Blue Angels, U.S. Army Golden Knights, Geico Skytypers and many other military and civilian acts.
Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Spectacular. Special Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza to end the summer season on the beach at Pine Avenue in Wildwood at 10pm. Visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods
WWE Live. Come see your favorite WWE Superstars in action at the Wildwoods Convention Center's Oceanfront Arena at 7:30pm
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Diggerland will host Touch-a-Truck event on September 12 More than thirty vehicles will be on display at Diggerland USA, New Jersey’s construction-themed adventure park for their first-ever Touch-a-Truck event, September 12th at 9am. Children and their families will have the opportunity to touch, sit-in and explore real vehicles from a number of different industries. Wednesday, August 26, 2015 This Fall at Morey’s Piers: Zombies, Camping, Schnitzel and More Summer may be over but the fun continues this fall at Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Water Parks in Wildwood, NJ. From a thrilling zombie-themed 5K race and camping under the stars on Adventure Pier, to Oktoberfest menus at Jumbo’s restaurant, visitors will find a lively schedule of happenings at Morey’s Piers this September and October 2015. Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Iconic Keansburg Amusement Park Celebrates 111th Anniversary on September 1st Keansburg Amusement Park will celebrate its 111th Anniversary on Tuesday, September 1st from 10am to closing. The Keansburg Amusement Park will have special old time $1.11 pricing on select food, games and more and will offer unlimited kiddie rides from 10am-9pm for only $11.11 (kiddie rides only). Monday, August 24, 2015 Multi-Billion Redevelopment Coming to the Asbury Park Waterfront A multi-billion dollar redevelopment plan announced in August 2015 will transform a 1.25-mile stretch of Asbury Park waterfront with carefully curated residential, hotel, and infrastructure projects. iStar, the visionary real-estate investment company whose roots in Asbury Park stretch back a decade, is leading the revitalization, which involves more than 20 individual projects.