2012 Events Around the Island

March
10 Chili & Chowder Challenge, 884-5508
16-18 Sherlock Holmes Weekend, 884-5404
25 14th Ocean Drive Marathon, 9 am, 609-523-0880

April
7 Easter Egg Hunt, Cape May Elementary Fields, 10am
8 Easter Fashion Stroll, 1pm, Washington St. Mall
14 Earth Clean Up Day, 898-8848
27 - 5/6 Spring Festival, M.A.C., 884-5404
28-29 Vintage Dance Weekend, M.A.C., 884-5404
28 Spring Flower Festival & Garden Tours, 884-5508
28 Spring Festival Antique & Craft Show, M.A.C., 884-5404

May
4-6 Strictly Boaters Boat Show, 898-9500, South Jersey Marina
5 Spring Festival Antiques and Crafts Show, M.A.C., 884-5404
12 29th Annual World Series of Birding, 884-2736
12 33rd Great Cape Footrace (10k & 5k), 8am, 884-5508
17-20 Sidewalk Sale, 9am - 7pm, Washington St. Mall & Square
26 Crafts & Antiques at Memorial Day, MAC. 884-5404
27-6/14 23rd Annual Cape May Music Festival, 884-5404
28 Memorial Day Ceremony, 9:00 am, Columbia Ave. Monument

June
2-3 Cape May Forum, www.capemayforum.org
2-3 Ford vs. Chevy Motor Car Race, ,1 pm, Beach Ave.
2 WCM Strawberry Festival, 884-9325
7-10 32nd Annual Shark Tournament, S. J. Marina, 884-2400
9 Victorian Fair, 10 - 4pm, Emlen Physick Estate, 884-5404
9-10 Boardwalk Craft Show, 10 - 5pm, Convention Hall
16 Cape May Point 5 mile Run, 8:30am, 884-1087
16 HarborFest, Delaware Ave., 884-5508
23 Antique & Fine Crafts Fair, Wilbraham Park, West CM

July
4 Fireworks Extravaganza, 9 pm, Congress Hall
7 Kiwanis Pancake Day, 7am-12:30pm, Congress Hall
7 33rd Independence Parade, 1pm, Convention Hall
11-15 23rd Ocean/Viking Showdown, 884-2400, S. J. Marina
13-15 48th Promenade Art Show, 10 - 5pm
tba Beach Patrol SuperAthalon, 6 pm, 884-9520
14 ìCheck your Coveríî Skin Screening, 11am - 2pm, Convention Hall
14 Cabanas Cape May Beach Bash Volleyball Tournament,
www.greatamericanvolley.com
16-20 Star Soccer Camp, 884-9565, www.starsocceracademy25.com
21 Jersey Cape Antique Auto Show, 10-2pm, Rotary Park
29 Captain Kidd Treasure Hunt, 1 pm, Convention Hall Area

August
1 80th Queen Maysea Coronation, 7:00 pm, 884-9565
3 80th Annual Baby Parade, 11am, Beach Ave.
3 Sand Sculpture Contest, 9 am, 2nd Ave. Beach
7 National Night Out, 6 - 9 pm, Cape May Elem. Fields
8-11 US Lifeguard Assoc. National Championships, 884-9520
10 Cape May Womenís Club Peach Festival, 9 - 2, Star of the Sea
11-12 35th Promenade Craft Show, 10-5pm, Boardwalk
19-24 MidAtlantic $500,000. Fishing Tournament, S. J. Marina, 884-2400
31 Jr. Clamshell Pitching Tournament, 11-3pm, Windsor Beach

September
1-2 20th Summer Send-Off Craft Show, Boardwalk, 10-5pm
1 West Cape May Tomato Festival, 884-9325
8 Pet Parade, 11am, Registration 10am, Kiwanis Park
8-9 Mall Art Show, 10 am-5pm, Washington St. Mall, 884-8628
11 September 11th Ceremony, Cove (2nd & Beach Ave.), 6:30pm
13-16 Fall Sidewalk Sale,9am-7pm, Washington St. Mall & Square
15 Mutt Strut, 8-12 noon, Boardwalk Area
15-19 Food & Wine Festival, MAC, 884-5404
22 29th Annual Beachfront Run, 8:30am, 884-9565
29 Octoberfest, Jackson Street, 884-5508

October
5-9 Victorian Weekend, MAC, 884-5404
6 Victorian Weekend Crafts & Antiques, MAC, 884-5404
6 Lima Bean Festival, West Cape May, 884-9325
13 Crafts & Antiques for Harvest Fest, 884-5404
13 Cape May Dragon Boat Festival, 884-5508
14 Fishing Flea Market, 9-3pm, C M Elem School, 609-489-9986
19-21 Cape May New Jersey Film Festival, www.capemayfilm.org
26-28 N.J. Audubon Autumn Weekend, 884-2736
21 Halloween Parade, Register- 1:30pm, Judging- 2pm,
Parade- 3pm, Rotary Park
21 Halloween Party, 4pm, Physick Estate (parade end)
21 Trick or Treat on the Mall, 12-2 pm

November
3 Fall Arts & Crafts Show, MAC, 884-5404
2-4 Sherlock Holmes Weekend, 884-5404
11 Veterans Day Ceremony, 11 am, Columbia Ave.
17 Physick Estate Treelighting & Open House, 7pm, 884-5404
23-24 Holiday Crafts Fair, 10-5pm, MAC, 884-5404
30 City Treelighting Ceremony, 6:30pm, Rotary Park

December
1, 8, 15 Christmas Candlelight House Tour, MAC, 884-5404
1 Crafts at Christmas Show, 10-4pm. Cape May Convention Hall
1 Annual West Cape May Christmas Parade, 5pm, 884-1005
6-7 Candlelight Hospitality Nights, 7-9pm, Washington St. Mall

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