Hundreds turned out for the inaugural Ice Ball held at Congress Hall Friday night to benefit the Fund for Cape May (“FFCM”). Over $185,000 was raised. The Ballroom and Grand Lawn were transformed into a magical world of shimmering ice sculptures for the philanthropic celebration. The Fund for Cape May is a non-profit partnership organization… Read more »
A stretch of rusted railroad tracks is visible on Lower Township beaches between Sunset Beach and Higbee. The tracks once led to the Cape May Sand Plant and haven’t been visible since the 1930s. [source] If you want to see the tracks yourself, our photographer Michelle recommends parking at Sunset Beach and hiking up the… Read more »
If you’ve never visited Cape May during the off season, you’ve missed out on the seasonal decor that dresses up the Washington Street Mall. It is currently decked out with pumpkins, cornstalks, and scarecrows, just in time for Halloween.
Is your name Victor Rack? Congratulations! You’re the winner of this beautiful Mercedes, raffled off by Our Lady Star of the Sea. If you aren’t Victor, we’re sorry to tell you that you didn’t win. (We didn’t win either, if it helps.)
The North American Sea Glass Association had their first festival in Cape May this weekend. Highly anticipated, the turn out was over 5,000 people. Although the wait to get in was an hour, the festival was fantastic. It is always exciting to see all the creative ways artisans use their sea glass. There were dozens… Read more »
This past weekend marked the 3rd annual Dragon Boat Festival on Cape May Harbor. Saturday’s highlight was the 200-meter race. For more information about the event, visit capemaydragonboat.com
We love when the microcars are in town! Michelle spotted them in an appropriately micro parade down Beach Avenue.
The Rusty Nail held their second annual dog pageant on September 13th to determine their official dog mascot for 2015, and we were there for photos.
There are 199 steps from the ground to the top of Cape May’s iconic lighthouse, which welcomed visitors for National Lighthouse Day last week. The lighthouse, built in 1859, receives over 100,000 visitors each year. Get tour dates and times on MAC’s website
Pretty Baby (under 2 years of age) 1st place: Giada Clerico 2nd place: Olivia Durante 3rd place: Leah McGarigle 4th place: Noah Brockman 5th place: Kayleigh Gloviak 6th place: Declan Carigun 7th place: Evan Lee 8th place: Brayden LaSerre 9th place: William Gray 10th place: Brett Luchko Decorated Baby Carriages 1st place: Roxanne Riehs 2nd… Read more »