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Holiday Artists Marketplace

Please join us for our second annual Holiday Artists Marketplace at the Nature Center of Cape May on December 5th from 10 am to 4pm, with a rain date of December 6th.  This year we will host an outdoor pop up market reminiscent of the famous Christmas Markets of Germany (Weihnachtmarkt) featuring the work of… Read more »


Light Up Cape May Home & Business Decorating Contest

The Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May, and Cape May MAC, Cape May Stong are working together on this exciting project to reinvigorate the Christmas Season in Cape May. This season Light Up Cape May will award prizes for Best Residence, Best Business, Best Window, Best Olde Fashion Display, Judges Choice and Peoples Choice. Please go to the website LightupCapeMayNJ.com to register. The… Read more »


Holiday Wish List Contest

An Olde Fashioned Cape May Christmas Celebration #capemaychristmascelebration Holiday Wish List Contest Follow the holiday lights to the end of the Parkway and head to Cape May this holiday season where you will find friendly faces and open spaces to enjoy a safe, open-air shopping experience with unique shops and delicious dining options. Simply visit… Read more »


Not Your Grandma’s Fruitcake Baking Contest

An Olde Fashioned Cape May Christmas Celebration #capemaychristmascelebration Not Your Grandma’s Fruitcake Baking Contest Do you have a new spin on this Christmas classic? Enter your version of a fruit cake in this tasty competition. Register by email at capemaycontest@gmail.com by midnight on Saturday, December 19th. Entrants will receive more details about delivering their culinary creation… Read more »


Holiday Paws & Claws Photo Contest

An Olde Fashioned Cape May Christmas Celebration #capemaychristmascelebration Holiday Paws & Claws Photo Contest Dress up your pets in their holiday best! Then take a picture to enter to win prizes. Submit your photo by posting it on either Facebook or Instagram and tagging it with #cmholidaypawsandclaws. Or you can submit via email at capemaycontest@gmail.com. Entries must be… Read more »


Lima Bean Festival 

West Cape May celebrates her farming heritage with the Annual Lima Bean Festival in Backyard Park! The lowly legume takes center stage beginning at 9:00 am and delights locals and visitors alike with her vast array of recipes, crafts, and products available. (Raindate October 11th)