Monster Bash. This is sponsored by Underground, one of the 60+ stores at Historic Smithville. Come spend a day and night in the Village and take part in the area's largest Zombie Walk! Vendors and music throughout the day and the walk begins at 6 pm. Show up all ready in full costume and make up or we will have makeup artists on site.
Nov 2-Nov 3
J1-Con Anime & Gaming Expo. This is a convention held by nerds for nerds. Let your GEEK flag fly, and get hype at the Showboat Hotel. Special Guests! Gaming Tournaments! Anime! Cosplay! Classic Gaming! Cosplay Wrestling! Panels! Live Music! NJ GamerCon will be providing the Free Play in the Gaming Area. SaberVR will be hosting Virtual Reality Gaming stations.
Exit 0 International Jazz Festival. Indoor, multi-venue festival with headline concerts in Schmidtchen Theater, featured concerts in Cape May Convention Hall, and a full weekend club schedule in the bars and restaurants of Cape May.
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.
Long Beach Island events
Dec 6-Dec 8
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
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.
Greater Wildwood Jaycees Christmas Parade. Beginning at 6:30pm, watch a festive line-up of floats, fire trucks and other creatively decorated vehicles parade down the streets of the Wildwoods accompanied by Santa himself! Following the parade, a tree lighting ceremony will take place at 7:30pm at the Byrne Plaza.
Dec 6-Dec 7
Christmas on the Plaza. Held at Byrne Plaza in Downtown Wildwood. Holiday craft bazaar, ice skating, fire pits, food vendors, children’s entertainment, music and more!
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