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Six things to do in Cape May this Valentine’s Day

You might think of Cape May as a summer-only destination, but it’s beautiful here year-round. Our off season is quiet, and there isn’t as much to do during the week like there is in the height of August, but if you’re looking for somewhere less crowded to spend Valentine’s Day, keep us on your list. Here’s our guide to what’s happening this year.


2017 Light Up Cape May Winners

Congress Hall holiday decor 2017

Photo credit: Laura Thistle

The Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May held their annual Light Up Cape May contest to determine the best-decorated houses and businesses this holiday season. Awards will be given at the Chamber Social Tuesday, Dec 12th at Elaines Restaurant. Here are this year’s winners:

Business Window
1. Spirit Catcher Photography
2. Fralingers
3. Delaneys

Business
1. Nature Center of Cape May
2. Sunset Liquors
3. FINS

Lodging
1. Albert Stevens Inn
2. Mission Inn
3. Henry Sawyer Inn

Residence
1. DeGroff Residence
2. Cottrell Residence
3. Kirk Residence

Best Display
Zeitler Residence

Best Overall
Congress Hall


All dressed up in holiday lights

Cape May is ready for the holidays! We took the vote to Facebook and asked our fans to determine who’s got the best lights in town. The Dormer House won hands down.


2013 Easter Fashion Stroll

easter-interiorThe 2013 Easter Fashion Stroll, sponsored by the City of Cape May, the Washington Street Mall Merchants and the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May,  prevailed even though light showers threatened to dampen the day mid-way through the judging.  But both the judges and the participants braved on. Mayor Edward Mahaney, Jr. presided over the event. Prizes were awarded according to age, gender and Easter attire and all donated by the Mall merchants and surrounding businesses.