The Annual Irish Fall Festival is 09/22/2016 – 09/25/2016

The largest Irish Festival on the East Coast celebrating Irish heritage with dancing, music, food and craft vendors along Olde New Jersey Avenue and surrounding pubs in North Wildwood. Vendors: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Live Irish entertainment will be featured on multiple stages, along with a food court and beer garden, on Friday & Saturday from noon unitl 8:30 p.m.


Bus service is available throughout the weekend at the Anglesea Fire Hall (call 609.884.5230 for bus details.) Other festivities include a golf tournament, concert, Irish dance lessons, 5K run & 1 mile walk, pipe exhibition, and Catholic mass. The events conclude with a parade on Surf Avenue from 20th to Spruce and Olde New Jersey Avenues. For more info call 800.IRISH.91 or 609.729.0075, or visit for a detailed schedule of events.

The Annual Boardwalk Classic Car Show is 09/22/2016 – 09/25/2016

Take a step back in time to experience the craftsmanship and beauty of hundreds of restored classic cars! Thursday registration from noon to 10 p.m. and a meet & greet in Fox Park at 6 p.m. Cars will be displayed on the Wildwoods Boardwalk Friday & Saturday only from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday features an award ceremony inside the Wildwoods Convention Center from 9-11:30 a.m. where prizes will be awarded to the Top 40 cars as well as Best in Show. FREE admission for spectators! 609.522.4546 or


The Wildwood Boardwalk Classic Car Auction 09/22/2016 – 09/24/2016

Annual car auction with hundreds of ‘muscle’ and classic cars will take place in the Wildwoods Convention Center. Vendors will have memorabilia, collectibles, parts and accessories. Thursday preview from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday preview from noon – 5 p.m. with auction from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Saturday auction from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. (times subject to change.) FREE admission for spectators! 609.616.2271 or



The North Wildwood Police Department would like to remind guests attending the Irish Fall Festival of the following restrictions from September 23rd to September 25th, 2016. The public is reminded that “If You See Something, Say Something”.

To report suspicious activity, contact the North Wildwood Police Department at (609) 522-2411 or notify a police officer on post in the festival area. If there is an emergency, call 9-1-1. Describe specifically what you observed, including: who or what you saw; when you saw it; where it occurred; and why it’s suspicious.

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Olde New Jersey Avenue from 2nd Avenue to Pine Avenue will be closed to for the duration of the event. Please be aware of pedestrians crossing the street in and around the festival area.

— Backpacks and coolers are NOT permitted inside the festival area
— Guests are prohibited from bringing alcoholic beverages into the festival site
— Open display of alcoholic beverages outside the festival area is prohibited
— Alcoholic beverages are NOT permitted on the buses and trolleys

Trolley and bus service (3rd & New Jersey Avenues) along with taxi service (4th & New Jersey Avenues) will be available to and from the festival area. Free angle parking for the festival will be set up on Anglesea Drive.