The Shore Thing

(Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Hermit Crabs, Weird Week and ‘Plopping’ to End Summer

Ocean City is known for being a family-oriented town, and in August that’s pretty evident.

08/02/2015

A monster truck course sits on the Wildwood beach all summer long. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hearphilly: The Shore Thing – Tattoos, Restaurant Week Part II and Monster Trucks Ride Into Wildwood

The summer season may be nearing an end, but you would never guess it based on all the events happening in the Wildwoods in August.

08/02/2015

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

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Thrilling Thursdays, Lifeguard Races and Margate Beachstock Take II

As the summer days heat up, so too does the fun and excitement in Margate.

07/04/2015

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: 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

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