City of Cape May

Ghosts of Cape May Trolley Tour

February 15 at 7:30 pm and 8:30 pm and February 16 at 7 pm and 8 pm

Take this spine-tingling, 45-minute evening trolley ride through the streets of Cape May with a guide who relates the paranormal findings of Ghost Writer Craig McManus.

Admission: $10 for adults, $7 for children (ages 3-12).

Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit

4th Annual Super Chili & Chowder Challenge

Sunday February 2nd 11 am – 3 pm Congress Hall in Cape May will become the hottest spot in town!  In honor of NJ hosting the Super Bowl we are giving you a warm-up to the big game, come taste Chili & Chowder prepared by professional and home-style chefs.  You are the judges and pick the winners and the Super Bowl winner too! Enjoy the tastings from our group of chefs along with our DJ spinning cool tunes; a cash bar will be available to help you chill!

African American Heritage Exhibit: This 15th annual Center for Community Arts (CCA) exhibit

Saturday, Jan. 18 through Sunday, April 13. Open Saturdays through February 8 and February 22, 11:30 am to 2 pm; Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3:30 pm; Sunday, February 16, 11 am to 2:15 pm; and Monday, February 17, 11 am to 1 pm

Carriage House Gallery on the grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St

African American Heritage Exhibit: This 15th annual Center for Community Arts (CCA) exhibit — “The Way We Were… Cape May County’s Once-Thriving Black Business Communities” will highlight African Americans’ contributions to the local community.


Starts play on Wednesday, March 5 at 7 p.m.  The league is open to the public for those 17 years of age and older.  Registration is open now and will conclude on Friday, February 26.  Teams must have a minimum of six players.  There is a $150.00 entry fee per team.   Click here for the registration form and rules.  For more information contact the City of Cape May Recreation Department at (609) 884-9565 or visit us online at


Upcoming Events

Fri, November 29

Holiday Crafts and Collectibles Show

Cape May Convention Hall on Beach Ave at Stockton

10am - 4pm

Sat, November 30

The small businesses of the Washington Street Mall and throughout Cape May City celebrate Small Business Saturday on November 30.

Thu, December 05

The complete holiday wreath making workshop schedule for the 2019 season is as follows:

Thursday: 12/5, 10:00 to noon, then a second workshop from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday: 12/6, 10:00 to noon