Day: May 22, 2017

05/27/2017 Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market Grand Opening Ceremony

05/27/2017

Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market Grand Opening Ceremony

The Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market will kick off its 4th season on Pacific Avenue on Saturday, May 27th at 8 am! The Farmers Market offers the freshest farm goods, baked goods, wine, specialty foods, non-food handmade items & more, in a fun and entertaining venue! Every Saturday, from Memorial Day until Labor Day weekend, over 20 friendly vendors will be ready to greet shoppers from 8 am to 12:30

There will be weekly live music with Bill Caterini and Alicia Cacci Caprioni on the stage, as well as strolling children’s entertainment, from 9 am to 11 am. The Grand Opening Ceremony will include the unveiling of the newest 2017 DOOWW Magnet designs!

Be sure to stop by the DOOWW Information booth to pick up your free DOOWW Magnet as well as Downtown Wildwood event schedules, menus and other information! Get there early since the vendors will be using Free DOOWW reusable shopping bags for the earliest customers’ purchases! While you’re Downtown, be sure to check out the progress on Byrne Plaza, our new Downtown Wildwood event plaza that is being built on Pacific Avenue at Oak Avenue! There’s always something to DOO Downtown! Like us on Facebook at Wildwood by the Sea and check us out at www.DOOWW.com

05/26/2017 – 05/29/2017 Wildwoods International Kite Festival

05/26/2017 – 05/29/2017

Wildwoods International Kite Festival

The largest kite festival in North America featuring kite makers from around the world flying their most incredible colorful creations! The event is held on the beach at Rio Grande Avenue and inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festival kicks off on Friday at 12 noon with the ‘Unlocking of the Ocean’ ceremony on the beach next to the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festivities follow with the opening of the kite sales tent and the 9 p.m. illuminated kite fly.

 

Saturday and Sunday include the East Coast Stunt Kite Championships on the beach, beginning at 9 a.m., as well as kite workshops and family games. Monday will feature the World Indoor Kite Competition inside the Wildwoods Convention Center from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. where kite fliers will showcase their impressive ability to fly a kite without wind! Entire event is FREE to spectators! Call 732.822.4884 or visit http://www.SkyFestivals.com for a detailed schedule of events.

05/26/2017 This Friday is the Annual Unlocking of the Ocean Ceremony

It’s time to get your feet sandy! Come join us to officially start the summer season at 12 noon on the Andrews Avenue beach next to the Widwoods Convention Center. A large, ornate key will be used to ‘unlock’ the ocean, along with tourism and city officials, guest speakers and more than 300 elementary school children with kites in the air. This event is FREE to attend. 609.729.9000