What’s Happening this Weekend in the Wildwoods May 11 - 14, 2017

Last updated: March 27, 2018

Tall Cedars Convention
Thursday, May 11- Saturday, May 13
Wildwoods Convention Center


The venerable convention takes place from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily at the Wildwood Convention Center.

Parade starts at 10:00 a.m. at Juniper and Atlantic Avenues, and runs to Baker Avenue. Get your lawn chairs ready!

For more info, call 717-232-5991 or look them up online at http://www.tallcedars.org.

Spring Boardwalk Classic Car Show
Friday, May 12 – Monday, May 14
Wildwoods Boardwalk, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Daily
Wildwoods Convention Center, Saturday 5 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.


One of the island’s most popular boardwalk events, folks from all over the tri-state area come to the Wildwoods to show off there fancy rides. Check out the cars on the boardwalk from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, then head over to the Wildwoods Convention Center to view the “Boardwalk Top 40” winners on Saturday at 5 p.m. Awards are given out Sunday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Convention Center. (My favorite part is the monster truck races!) For more info, call 609-522-3644 or head over to http://www.wildwoodmotorevents.com.

Monster Truck Race

“Beach Classic” International Gymnastics Championships
Friday, May 12, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 13, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wildwood Convention Center


This international championship features gymnasts from the U.S. and abroad! Check out the exhibitions Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The competition runs Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children. For more info, call 609-704-9700 or visit http://www.usaigc.com.

Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Flower & Bake Sale
Saturday, May 13, 2017 – Sunday, May 14, 2017
111 North Central Avenue, North Wildwood, NJ


Flowers, plants, hoagies, baked goods, more! Time to get my garden started. I haven’t decided if I’m going for veggies or pretty flowers this year. Maybe both! Event runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the beautiful Hereford Inlet Lighthouse in North Wildwood.

That’s it for this week’s edition of upcoming events! Check back after the weekend to see what’s on the agenda for next weekend!