Lucky enough to be down the shore for Labor Day? Celebrate the holiday at these fun end-of-summer events.
Labor Day Weekend Fireworks on the Beach
Pine Ave (visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods)
Friday, September 4
10 p.m., FREE
Celebrate the unofficial end of summer with free fireworks on the beach.
Handcraft Unlimited Labor Day Craft Show of Wildwood
Wildwood Convention Center
Saturday, September 5 – Sunday, September 6
Fri. & Sat: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun: 9 a.m.-4 p.m
There’s something for everyone at this many vendor craft show!
Wildwood Block Party & Music Festival
Ocean Ave between Burk and Montgomery Aves
Sunday, September 6, noon –11 p.m.; FREE
Come out to this family-friendly festival that includes food, drinks, crafts, entertainment and performances from the Jeremiah Hunter Band, Purple Reign, Tonna Sacca & Denise Clemente, Joe Montello, The Comets and Georgie Young. Plus, a special appearance by Chubby Checker is scheduled to celebrate 55 years of “The Twist” first being introduced to the world in Wildwood at the Rainbow Club.
Manasquan Labor Day Celebration & Fireworks
Main St & 1st Ave
Saturday, September 5
7:30 – 8:30 p.m., FREE
Celebrate Labor Day with a performance from Moonlighting followed by a fireworks display.
OCNJ Labor Day Race
23rd St Beach
Ocean City, NJ
Monday, Sept. 7
Work on Labor Day? Well, a workout, that is! Test your stamina in a 5K.
720 Rte. 9 South
Historic Cold Spring Village
Cape May, NJ
Saturday, Sept. 5 – Sunday, Sept. 6
Get hands on experience of crafts and trades from back in the 1800s. Visitors can explore newly renovated, historic buildings and communicate with interpreters to train and create in the same way the ancestors did.
19th Annual AirFest
Cape May Airport
500 Forrestal Rd
Cape May, NJ
Friday, Sept. 4 – Monday, September 7
Vendors and exhibits fill the hangars at this annual event, which includes historic planes and aircraft, food, music and much more.
44th Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Hwy
Friday, Sept. 4 – Sunday, Sept. 6
Spend your Labor Day weekend at this South Jersey bluegrass fest featuring numerous acts.