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The historic Cape May Lighthouse. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Family Fun at the Lighthouse, Shakespeare and Craft Beer & Crabs

Cape May features many recurring events taking place throughout the heart of the summer and a marquee one as well.

07/01/2015

Night In Venice (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Family Events All Summer Long and Night In Venice Sails Into Town

In Ocean City, July really kicks off the full summer season.

07/01/2015

Wildwood Blues and BBQ Festival (Credit: Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing: Blues, BBQ and Globetrotters Invade The Wildwood Beaches, Boardwalk

Things always heat up down the shore in July, and in the Wildwoods there’s no exception.

07/01/2015

Wildwood Fireworks (Credit: Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – July 4th On Saturday = Bigger Holiday Weekend Than Normal At The Beach

With Fourth of July falling on a Saturday this year, shore towns are anticipating even larger crowds than usual.

06/17/2015

The popular Sea Isle Skimmer Festival returns this month. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Skimmer Festival, Turtles and Food Trucks Galore

June is always an action packed month in Sea Isle City, and this year is no exception.

05/31/2015

Italian American Festival File Photo (Credit: Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Mummers, Fishing With Dad and North Wildwood Goes Italian

The Wildwoods have always been a major vacation destination for Philadelphia, so it’s no surprise their first big event of June brings one of Philadelphia’s most popular attractions to the beach.

05/30/2015

Thousands flock to Margate at the end of June each year for Beachstock. (Credit: Margate Business Association.)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Biking Through Absecon, Beers On The Boardwalk and The ‘Planet’s Largest Beach Party’

The first big event of the summer season gets all the resorts on the Island involved.

05/30/2015

Ms. New Jersey, July Jubilee and many other  Ocean City events are held at the Music Pier throughout the summer. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Ms. New Jersey, Antique Cars and July Jubilee In June

The summer fun begins right away in Ocean City.

05/30/2015

(credit: Delaware Valley Stroke Council)

Hear Philly: Runners Lace Up For 21st Annual Strides For Stroke 5K

The race is Sunday, June 14. It gets underway at 8:30 a.m. at 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway and runs along the Schuylkill River on Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive.

05/27/2015

(credit: The Franklin Institute)

Hear Philly: Legend Of Genghis Khan Comes To Life At The Franklin Institute

‘Genghis Khan: Bring the Legend to Life’ takes visitors on an unforgettable journey into the legendary Mongol Empire and its founder.

05/09/2015

The 2014 World's Largest Bar Crawl (Credit: Justin Udo)

Hear Philly: Cheers! Thousands To Pack Philly Pubs For World’s Largest Bar Crawl

Who doesn’t love a good bar crawl this time of year? Especially when great drink specials are offered and you’re helping some wonderful causes.

04/26/2015

The South Street Spring Festival returns May 2nd. (Credit: South Street Headhouse District.)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia’s Festival Season Kicks Off On South Street

South Street will come alive the first weekend in May as one of the largest festivals of the year in the area returns.

04/20/2015

(Credit): Touch Me Philly Productions

Hear Philly: ‘Reasonable Fear’

“Dude, we need to do a show on street harassment.” That began a conversation between Alyson Rodriguez Orenstein and Amanda Sylvester of theater company Touch Me Philly Productions.

04/20/2015

(credit: Stefanie Santo, The Franklin Institute)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia Science Festival Celebrates Five Years

For nine days, beginning April 24, budding scientists of all ages will have the chance to discover the science happening across the region at The Franklin Institute’s fifth annual Philadelphia Science Festival.

04/15/2015

Brick Fest Live returns to the Philadelphia Expo Center late April (Credit: Brick Fest Live)

Hear Philly: Lego-Centric Extravaganza Returns To Philadelphia Expo Center

Everyone’s favorite colorful building toys take center stage April 25th and 26th at Brick Fest Live.

04/10/2015

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