Harvest Festival. Hayrides, pumpkin decorating, trick or treating in our shops, and creepy & crawly, but cute animals! 11am-5pm.
Wildwoods Boardwalk Pumpkin Run. 5K run along with a 1 mile family walk, starting at 10am. Participants are encouraged to dress in their favorite Halloween costumes
Kids Harvest Festival. Hayrides, pumpkin decorating, trick or treating in our shops, and creepy & crawly, but cute animals! 11 - 4 pm.
Sea Isle City
Sea Isle City Octoberfest. The celebration will feature live German music, vendors, free hayrides on the beach, magic acts, pumpkin painting and other children's entertainment (including a giant rock-climbing wall) and a fantastic Pie Baking Contest. 11am-3pm in Excursion Park
Harvest Arts Festival. Live entertainment and street performers all day. Fun activities for kids: inflatable rides, pumpkin decorating, haystack maze, coloring page contest. Adult fun: apple cider donut eating contests, scarecrow contest, fall dessert contest. Plus beer garden and football games on large-screen TVs.
Haunted Seaport. Pirates and sea captains long lost at sea stroll the boardwalk for a night of screams. Haunted Tucker's Island Lighthouse, hayrides, black light mini golf, phragmites maze, food, refreshments, entertainment and a non-scary pumpkin patch for the little ones
Toms River Halloween Parade. 7pm. Second largest Halloween parade in the world according to Guinness Book of World Records, from simple masks to full blown articulated fire breathing floats over 100,000 spectators and thousands of participants and floats, and division awards.
Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Come to the grounds of the Physick Estate for the Christmas tree lighting with special guests Santa Claus and Dr. Physick. Refreshments will be served, and guests may enjoy a free self-guided tour of the Physick Estate from 6-8pm. Santa arrives at 7pm to flip the switch and light the thousands of bulbs.
Annual Holiday Extravaganza . This annual Holiday Extravaganza will kick-off the Holiday Season in grand style with a parade, tree lighting, ice skating, caroling, refreshments and a visit from Santa Claus. Fri 4:30-9:30, Sat 10am-3pm
Nov 24-Nov 25
Stone Harbor Island Holiday. Annual Pet Parade, Merchants Hospitality Friday Night, Small Business Saturday, Scavenger Hunt & Family Activities (Friday & Saturday) and Annual Christmas Parade Saturday at 6:30 pm.
Annual Christkindlmarkt. Holiday market and fair under huge heated tents. Santa, craft & gift vendors, fabulous food court, horse drawn cart rides, kiddie rides, trackless train, make & take crafts, hot Gluhwein, rolling chair sleigh rides on the boardwalk, entertainment and lots of holiday fun
Santacon. Noon meeting point at Hooks Bar. Join Seaside Heights Santa Claus convention for your chance to spread holiday cheer in the most magical way possible. Santa loves creativity, be sure to dress from head to toe and donít forget to bring an unwrapped toy and 2 non-perishable food items for local charities.