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.
Beach season has just begun, but Pope Francis’ visit to the region September 26th and 27th already has some towns thinking about the fall.
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.
Trip Advisor says that among US vacation spots, Wildwood, NJ has generated the greatest increase in positive reviews in the past year.
Before Irish Weekend — one of the biggest of the year in Wildwood — a popular event for boating enthusiasts will make a splash.
Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Harlem Globetrotters, Tattoos and The ‘Unofficial’ End To Summer Block Party
Things heat up early in the month of August in the Wildwoods when the Harlem Globetrotters come to town for four days.
After July 4th weekend, the fireworks in Wildwood continue once a week for the rest of summer, right on the beach:
Festivals, food, family and, of course, fireworks — all of these are major parts of Fourth of July weekend. And for many people, you can add the beach to that list.
Father’s Day weekend is a busy one in the Wildwoods.
One of New Jersey’s few free beaches might start charging. Wildwood officials on Friday will consider whether to hold a special election in March to ask voters if they want beach fees.