Monthly Archives for June 2018

Find the Perfect Cape May Vacation Rental

Cape May News, Vacation Rental News - admin - June 23, 2018

1. Determine your dates for travel

The more flexible you are with your travel dates the better the opportunity to save money. Rates are often based on time of year. Summer rates are always higher in Cape May compared to fall rates. Weekday rates during the offseason tend to be much lower than weekend rates. Check out all rates on

2. Make a list

Make a list of all of the potential Cape May vacation rentals on you have found along with the rate. Its much easier and less time consuming to go back to your list for reference.

3. Inspect photos

Photos and reviews of Cape May vacation rentals are often all you will have to determine if the property is right for you. Look for well photographed rentals. Look for details in the photos. Size of rooms, furniture, cleanliness and more.

4. Speak with the owner

Take the time to call an owner. Often you will get much more information about the rental with a phone call. My comfort level goes way up when I can speak with an owner.

5. Research the rental elsewhere

Find out if the owner has a personal website for the rental. offers owners the ability to link their ad to a personal website. Avoid fees by booking directly with an owner.

6. Ask for pricing

Contact the owner to confirm pricing on . Get quotes from all properties you are considering renting.

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Cape May July 4th Picnic and Fireworks

Cape May News - admin - June 22, 2018

Cape May July 4th Picnic and Fireworks

Wednesday, July 04, 2018  | 

Cost: Free Admission
Congress Hall
200 Congress Place
Cape May , NJ 08204


The pinnacle of Independence Weekend! Enjoy all of Congress Hall’s Fourth of July celebrations!

Schedule of events:

Complimentary children’s games on the lawn
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

All-American Picnic
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Call 609-884-6542 to reserve.

Carnival Games, Face Painting, and Balloon Twisting
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Lobster Bake
6:30 pm
Call 609-884-6542 to reserve.

Entertainment on the Veranda:

Franny Smith and the Atlantic City Jazz Band

Sing-a-Long with the Congress Hall Festival Choir

Fireworks to follow the performance by the Festival Choir

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Independence Day Celebration at Historic Cold Spring Village

Cape May News - admin - June 22, 2018

Saturday, June 30, 2018  | 

Cost: Adults: $14 Children 3-12: $12 under 3: free
Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Route 9
Cold Spring, NJ 08204

Celebrate all things American at Historic Cold Spring Village’s annual Independence Day Celebration, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 30 and July 1, from 10am to 4:30pm.

A variety of patriotic family activities, programs and music will be taking place and the Village’s restored historic buildings will be open, featuring demonstrations of Early American trades and crafts.

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Cape May 7th Annual Craft Beer & Crab Festival at Emlen Physick Estate

Cape May News, Vacation Rental News - admin - June 22, 2018

Mark your calendar for our 7th annual event and come to the beautiful grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate for an all-day festival featuring local and regional craft beers to wash down favorite summer foods … steamed crabs, pulled pork, crab cakes, shrimp and hot dogs, as well as food from regional vendors.

  • All-day music on outdoor stage
  • An old-fashioned Victorian circus with jugglers and acrobats from the Give & Take Jugglers 
  • Crafts and collectibles show
  • Craft beers and other spirits

MUSIC BEGINS AT 11am with Calamity Janes

Entertainment: Mackie the Stilt Walker and the Give & Take Jugglers Little Circus



  • Empanada Mama
  • Gaiss’ Market
  • Crespella
  • Matt’s BBQ
  • Executive Catering


  • Cape May Brewery
  • 7 Mile Brewery
  • Ludlam Island Brewery
  • Slack Tide Brewery
  • Bucket Brigade Brewery
  • Cape May Distillery
  • Tito’s Vodka

There will be a charge for food, beverages, and some activities. Commemorative T-shirts will be available

Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC), this fun summer event will benefit MAC’s free educational outreach programs.

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