In Ocean City, July really kicks off the full summer season.
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 summer fun begins right away in Ocean City.
For merchants at the Jersey Shore, Memorial Day weekend is circled on their calendars.
Summer unofficially begins this weekend, and down the shore it seems everyone is ready to get things started.
Michele Gillian with the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce says it begins with Street Rod Weekend — where classic cars will be on display on the Ocean City Boardwalk.
August in Ocean City is full of many of the town’s signature events.
Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Fun In The Sand, Freckles and One Of The East Coast’s Biggest Boat Parades
The Shore Thing: Fun In The Sand, Freckles and One Of The East Coast’s Biggest Boat Parades. Ocean City in July.
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.
The June fun in Ocean City starts even before the first full weekend.
For nearly 77 years the Chatterbox, at Ninth Street and Central Avenue, has been a meeting spot for locals and visitors.
In many South Jersey shore locations, Hurricane Sandy blew in a bonus.
“The Girl Most Likely,” also starring Annette Bening, is scheduled to be released July 18th.
Overcast skies coupled with a breeze was a sure sign the summer season at the shore has come to an end.