Cape May: December Events

MERRY MELODIES: A Holiday Celebration
November 28 – December 31
Thurs – Sat 7PM, Sat & Sun 3PM
Cape May Stage, 405 Lafayette Street

Celebrate the holidays at Cape May Stage with a brand new musical revue, filled with all your favorite holiday songs and carols. Merry Melodies is a delightful way for families to take a break from the usual hustle and bustle and spend time together celebrating love, warmth, and all that makes the season sparkle.
Box Office: (609) 770-8311
www.capemaystage.org

Cape May City Christmas Tree Lighting
Friday, December 5
7 pm

Cape May City’s Christmas season kicks off Friday, December 6 at 7 p.m. pm with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Victorian Bandstand in Rotary Park. Get into the spirit of the holidays with a lively program that includes caroling, reading of the “The Night Before Christmas,” Santa Claus greeting children, and a performance by the Cape Harmonaires Barbershop Singers. Officials of the City government and representatives of the Chamber of Commerce of greater Cape May will participate in this night of yuletide spirit. For additional information please call the City of Cape May at 884-9565.

Crafts at Christmas
Saturday, December 6
10 am – 5 pm
Cape May Convention Hall
Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Avenue

For more information, visit www.discovercapemaynj.com or call (609) 884-9565.

West Cape May Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 6
5 pm

The 47th Annual WCM Community Christmas Parade. Start your holiday season with the best Christmas Parade in Cape May County!Over three hours of family fun and entertainment. Always the first Saturday in December. Parade start time is 5 PM. Parade starts at the WCM Fire Hall, proceeds south on Broadway to West Perry and to the Washington St. Mall. Call 609-884-1005 for information.

41st Annual Christmas Candlelight House Tour
December 6
5:30 pm–8:30 pm

This self-guided tour features homes, inns, hotels and churches decorated for the holidays, plus caroling, strolling musicians and good old-fashioned cheer. Hospitality centers offer warm beverages and traditional treats. Includes admission to the Physick Estate and the Carriage House Gallery. Continuous shuttle service on heated trolleys.
Admission: Adults $25, children $20 (ages 3-12).
Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org.

A Dickens Christmas Extravaganza
December 7–9

Immerse yourself in the storied world of Dickens with lectures and performances offered daily. Included is a Dickensian-style feast along with a wine tasting and a holiday tour of Cape May. All-inclusive packages are available at participating inns. Some events are available for individual purchase.
Presented by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information or for tickets, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org.

41st Annual Christmas Candlelight House Tour
December 13
5:30 pm–8:30 pm

This self-guided tour features homes, inns, hotels and churches decorated for the holidays, plus caroling, strolling musicians and good old-fashioned cheer. Hospitality centers offer warm beverages and traditional treats. Includes admission to the Physick Estate and the Carriage House Gallery. Continuous shuttle service on heated trolleys.
Admission: Adults $25, children $20 (ages 3-12).
Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org.