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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: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Hydrofest, Irish Weekend and Monster Trucks Invade The Beach

Before Irish Weekend — one of the biggest of the year in Wildwood — a popular event for boating enthusiasts will make a splash.

09/10/2014

One of the big attractions down the shore in September is the Margate Fall Funfest By The Bay. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Beach Volleyball, Good Old Days Festival and Fall Funfest By The Bay

After Labor Day weekend things don’t slow down — not even for a second — on Absecon Island. The first weekend after the holiday, the pros from a popular summer sport come to Atlantic City.

09/02/2014

(Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Car Shows, Air Shows and A Bike-A-Thon For Charity

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.

09/02/2014

The Harlem Globetrotters are one of many attractions to come to the Wildwood Convention Center this summer. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

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.

08/09/2014

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Mardi Gras AC, Armed Forces Salute and The Largest East Coast Air Show

A few days after Blake Shelton performs a free concert on the Atlantic City beach, Jeff Guaracino with the Atlantic City Alliance says another big name in the music industry will do the same to kick off August.

08/09/2014

(Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Christmas In July, Stanley Cup On Display and Beach Patrol School Mascot Races

As Santa leaves town, hockey’s most prestigious trophy will be arriving a few days later, thanks to a former Flyers Coach…now an assistant with the champion Los Angeles Kings.

07/11/2014

The historic Cape May Lighthouse (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Fun At The Lighthouse, Movies On The Beach And Themed Luncheons For Kids

The Shore Thing: Cape May in July – Fun At The Lighthouse, Movies On The Beach And Themed Luncheons For Kids.

07/05/2014

A movie will be shown behind Lucy the Elephant in Margate each week as part of Thrilling Thursday. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Thrilling Thursday, Free Concerts and A Major Lifeguard Competition

The Shore Thing: Thrilling Thursday, Free Concerts and A Major Lifeguard Competition – Absecon Island in July.

07/05/2014

The Night in Venice boat parade in Ocean City. (Credit: Donald B. Kravitz, DBK Photos)

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.

07/05/2014

(Credit: Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Blues, BBQ and Babies Parade the Boardwalk

After July 4th weekend, the fireworks in Wildwood continue once a week for the rest of summer, right on the beach:

06/28/2014

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