The Shore Blog

All about the South Jersey Shore from Ocean City to Cape May

November 2021

Week of November 8 – 14, 2021

Cape May Fall Crafts & Collectibles
Saturday, November 13, 2021 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave

High quality crafts and collectibles shows featuring the wares of vendors and crafters from throughout the Northeast.

Week of November 15 – 21, 2021

Avalon’s Festival of Trees
Friday, November 19 – 26, 2021
The Whitebrier, 260 20th Street, Avalon

More than 30 trees and wreaths decorated by local businesses and residents will be showcased with an opportunity to bid for purchase.

Spanish Wine Pairing Dinner at The Pier House
Friday, November 19, 2021 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Pier House, 1317 Beach Avenue, Cape May

This November Pairing Dinner Series features Spanish Wines. Pairing Dinner Includes a 4-Course Dinner paired with specially selected wines from Spain.

Sea Isle City Girls Weekend
Friday, November 19, 2021 to Sunday, November 21, 2021
Island Wide

The Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization will host their annual Spring Girls Weekend, with special offers at retailers, salon and fitness services, restaurants, lodging and other businesses throughout town.  Girls Weekend will also feature wine tastings, live entertainment, dancing and more. 

Brunch & Bingo at the Beach
Saturday, November 20, 2021 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean Street, Cape May

Laugh along with your friends as you play bingo, enjoy a fashion show by Lace Silhouettes/Cotton Company and compete for prizes. Admission includes a delicious brunch at the Inn of Cape May.

Wildwood Crest’s November Fest
Saturday, November 20, 2021
6101 New Jersey Avenue in Wildwood Crest

Enjoy an outdoor festival featuring food trucks, artists, creatives and more.

Week of November 22 – 30, 2021

Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for Blind Children Turkey Trot 5K Run/ 1-Mile Walk
Friday, November 26, 2021 10:00 am
3001 Avalon Avenue, Avalon

This 5k run and 1.5-mile family walk is a fun way to be together and raise money for a worthy cause.  Proceeds of the walk/run benefit the Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for Blind Children.

Cape May Holiday Crafts & Collectibles
Friday, November 26, 2021 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Avenue, Cape May

High quality crafts and collectibles shows featuring the wares of vendors and crafters from throughout the Northeast.

Avalon’s Festive Friday
Friday, November 26, 2021, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Downtown Avalon

This festive event features over 40 holiday-themed activities for the entire family.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Le Mer
Friday, November 26, 2021 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La Mer Beachfront Resort, 1317 Beach Avenue, Cape May

Discover La Mer Beachfront Resort as our property is transformed from the beautiful colors of Fall to a Christmas Wonderland! Enjoy live entertainment, Santa and Mrs. Clause, and our annual Christmas Tree Lighting on the front lawn.

Stone Harbor’s Island Holiday Weekend
Friday November 26, 2021 through Saturday, November 27, 2021
96th Street Shopping District, Stone Harbor

Enjoy holiday-themed activities and events throughout the weekend.

Sea Isle City Shop Small Weekend
Friday, November 26, 2021 to Sunday, November 28, 2021
Participating Businesses Town-wide

Celebrate Sea Isle’s unique Small Businesses and get some holiday shopping done during Sea Isle’s Shop Small Weekend. Throughout town, businesses will offer deals, discounts and hospitalities as you stroll from store to store to kick off the holiday season.

Santa’s Trolley Ride Through Cape May
Saturday, November 27, 2021 and Sunday, November 28, 2021
Various times (see below); Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington Street

This half-hour tour takes you through Cape May at Christmas with Santa. Times on Saturday are 10:00 am, 11:00 am and 12:00 noon, and on Sunday the trolley tour is at 10:00 am and 11:00 am. This event repeats each Saturday and Sunday from November 27 through December 19, 2021.

Avalon’s Snowfest
Saturday, November 27, 2021 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Downtown Avalon

Avalon becomes a winter wonderland for this free holiday carnival featuring photos with Santa, rides and entertainment.

Cape May Holiday Inns Tour
Monday, November 29, 2021 through Thursday, December 9, 2021 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Various locations throughout Cape May

Get into the Christmas spirit as you tour three of Cape May’s festively decorated Bed & Breakfast Inns and private homes. Please bring your ticket to the Washington Street Mall Information Booth located at the junction of Washington and Ocean Streets in so you can get a copy of the map. This tour repeats each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between November 29 and December 9, 2021.

Cape May Evening Yuletide House Tour
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 and Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm
Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington Street.

Enjoy this half-hour Yuletide House Tour at the Estate as part of your Cape May holiday experience. This tour repeats each Tuesday and Thursday at the times noted above, from November 30 through December 30, 2021.