7-Mile Beach Democratic Club Pot Luck
Date: Thursday, August 22, 2019
Location: 6896 Ocean Dr., Avalon, NJ
Time: 6:30 PM
The 7-Mile Beach Democratic Club will be holding our annual potluck dinner party on Thursday, 8/22, 6:30p.m., at the home of Craig and Donna Rothman, 6896 Ocean Dr., in Avalon. We will be bringing our favorite drinks and dishes (appetizer, side, or desserts) to complement the Rothman's barbecued chicken and baked beans. Our guests will be our Democratic candidates for State Senator and Assembly and County Freeholder. Spouses are welcome. Dress is casual. Checkbooks will be appreciated.
Directions: Go to 69th St and Ocean Drive. You will see a mailbox marked "6896". Next to that is a gravel driveway. Walk down the driveway, and the house is in the back.
Cape May County Coast Guard Community Festival Week
Southern New Jersey United States Coast Guard Ball
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Location: Wildwoods Convention Center | 4501 Boardwalk | Wildwood, NJ
Time: 6 PM to 11 PM
Price: $85 per person
This gala event draws Coast Guard personnel and their families from throughout the region. The black-tie celebration transitions from sophisticated and formal to all-out-dancing fun over the course of the evening. As part of a special partnership, members of the community are invited to join the festivities. A limited number of tickets are available.
Click here to purchase tickets on Eventbrite. Sales end Friday, April 19, 2019.
Coast Guard Salute at Mudhen
Date: Monday, April 29, 2019
Location: MudHen Brewing Company | 127 W Rio Grande Ave | Wildwood, NJ
Time: 5 PM to 8 PM
In honor of the Coast Guard and as a kick-off to the Coast Guard Community Week, you are invited to join in celebrating the United States Coast Guard.
Youth Art Show Award
Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 fgedgfrr
Location: Nature Center of Cape May | 1600 Delaware Ave. | Cape May, NJ
Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Come celebrate the winning artists from the art show and view the works of local school children on display at the Nature Center. FREE.
Cape May County Museum Exhibit
Date: May 1- September 27, 2019
Location: Museum of Cape May County | 504 U.S. 9 | Cape May Court House, NJ
Opening Reception | May 1st at 7 PM
“Always Ready: Always Here” will open with a special evening reception May 1st at 7 p.m. for Museum membership and the public alike. On May 2nd , the exhibition will be opened to the public for general tours and will run throughout the summer season, closing on Sept. 27. Visitors can access the gallery portion of the exhibition at no charge from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Self-guided tours of the Smith Barn are $5 per person. Exhibit opening reception is free and open to the public.
The displays will showcase the USCG and its predecessors and their role in the history of our county. Surrounded by water on three sides, every municipality, township and borough has been a recipient of the services provided by the Coast Guard and its predecessors.
U.S. Life Saving Station Program
Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
Location: Ocean City Life Saving Station | 4th St & Atlantic Ave | Ocean City, NJ
Time: 7 PM
Before our modern Coast Guard was established, the U.S. Life-Saving service rescued shipwrecked mariners and passengers. Join John Loeper to tour U.S. Life Saving Station 30 in Ocean City, a stunningly restored 1886 building with gabled roof and lookout tower, and then learn the history of the Life-Saving Service in Cape May County. Light refreshments will be served.
This event is free and open to the public!
Learn more at coastguardcommunity.org/2019-events
Feasting on History
Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Location: Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum | 500 Forrestal Rd | Rio Grande, NJ
Time: 5 PM to 8 PM
Price: $85.00 per person / $800.00 for a table of 10