Upcoming April Events in the Wildwoods…

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April 5-7

“War at the Shore” Youth Wrestling

Wildwoods Convention Center. South Jersey Wrestling Association hosts an annual event featuring National Folkstyle Wrestling Championships. The ‘War’ features a youth tournament with 50 weight classes spread across 4 age divisions, and a High School Division with 16 weight classes. Weigh-ins take place Thursday night from 5-9 p.m. Competitions begin at 8 a.m. on Friday & Saturday. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students 6 and older, and under 6 are free. www.sjwrestling.com

April 7

Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt

On the beach at 19th & 20th Avenues, North Wildwood Noon. Children 11 and under can pick up eggs and collect prizes. Free. 609.729.5776

April 7

Greater Wildwood Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt

On the beach at Lincoln Avenue, Wildwood. Noon. Children ages 1-12 are invited to dig for eggs buried in the sand. Each egg contains a toy and a golden egg is worth a bigger prize. Rain date 4/8/12. 609.729.5501

April 8

Ed’s Funcade Easter Sunday Egg Hunt

Win prizes. Free for children 12 and under. On the Boardwalk at 23rd Ave., North Wildwood. 12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m. 609.729.3223 or www.edsfuncade.com

April 8

Morey’s Piers Easter Opening Day Celebration

Morey’s Piers opening day celebration boasts fun for the kid in all of us including rides, food, entertainment and “Pick an Egg” for the kids. Pier open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 609.522.3900 or www.MoreysPiers.com

April 10-12

Wildwood Wholesale Gift Show

Wildwoods Convention Center. Wholesale tradeshow featuring souvenirs, gifts, jewelry, toys, candy and more. Entrance fee for participants. Starts at 9 a.m. daily. Free admission. 508.261.1800

April 14-15

Cheer Tech Cheerleading Championships

Wildwoods Convention Center. Cheer Tech hosts annual cheerleading competition. All teams will compete on a 54′ by 42′ spring floor. Starts at 9 a.m. daily. Admission fee. 866.52.CHEER or www.cheertech.net

April 20-22

Ballroom at the Beach

Morey’s Piers presents the first-ever ‘Ballroom at the Beach!’ Have you ever wanted to glide across a dance floor? Want to wow your wedding guests with a first dance? Want to just try something new? Waltz a weekend away at the oceanfront Penthouse of the Pan American Hotel and the Wildwoods Convention Center. A professionally trained staff will teach anyone, from beginners to seasoned dancers, the latest ballroom dancing techniques in an exciting and positive atmosphere. Trolley service will be provided from the Pan American Hotel to the Convention Center. For more information, call Nancy at 732-525-0688, email Krista.Fitzsimons@MoreysPiers.com, or for a detailed itinerary and pricing information visit www.moreyspiers.com/s3/187/ballroombeach.

April 20-21

‘Waves of Grace’ Women’s Retreat

Wildwoods Convention Center. The First United Methodist Church of Hightstown will host a women’s retreat. Be energized by a weekend of worship, workshops and fellowship. Fri: 7-9 p.m. Sat: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. www.fumchightstown.org

April 21

County Healthcare Resource Day

Wildwoods Convention Center. The Cape May County Department of Health will be hosting County Healthcare Resource Day from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. They will be holding FREE Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, Cholesterol, and Fracture Risk Screenings. Visit exhibits to learn about local healthcare organizations and listen to presentations on key health concerns, including Diabetes, Lung Disorders, Cardiac Rehab and Cancer. FREE admission. 609.463.6521 or www.cmchealth.net

April 21

Feis at the Beach

Wildwoods Convention Center. Cummins School of Irish Dance presents Feis at the Beach. Doors open at 9 a.m.; Irish dance competitions start at 10 a.m. For more information visit http://cumminsschool.com/feisatthebeach.

April 25

Business at the Beach Expo

Wildwoods Convention Center. Hundreds of products and services for Cape May County businesses. The Expo is open to the business public – come to the Expo to shop for all your business needs and make important contacts. The largest business networking event in Cape May County allows you to meet with potential suppliers and network with potential customers. The Expo has received high praise for its relaxed atmosphere which is conducive to making that important business deal. Exhibitor opportunities available. 4 – 7 p.m. Free admission, complimentary refreshments, and a chance to win many great door prizes! For more information, call 609.465.7181 or visit www.capemaycountychamber.com.

April 27-28

Sensational Spring Concert Weekend

Friday night Jerry Blavat Dance Party at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Tickets $13 per person. 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. FREE street fair at Fox Park, Wildwood. Classic cars, food and craft vendors, live entertainment, Doo Wop Bus Tour and so much more! Saturday night concert in the Oceanfront Arena at the Wildwoods Convention Center featuring Neil Sedaka and Lesley Gore. Doors open at 6 p.m.; concert begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $49.50 per person and are on sale now! Tickets and updates available through the Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce at 609.729.4000 or www.gwcoc.com. Tickets can also be purchased through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

April 27-29

Spring Motorcycle Rally

Cape Classics Motorcycle Club presents the Annual Spring Motorcycle Rally. Intersection of Oak and Atlantic Avenues, Wildwood. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily. Featuring a wide variety of vendors to accommodate all motorcycle enthusiasts. Sunday will also feature the Ride the Wave Motorcycle Run, starting in Camden, to benefit the families of fallen public safety workers.10 a.m. 609.729.8870 or www.WildwoodSpringRally.com

April 28

Spring Biker Block Party

Party with the bikers at the Spring Rally on the 3800 block of Pacific Avenue, Wildwood. Music, food and fun all day. 609.729.6500 or www.JuanPablos.com