Cape May Lewes Ferry departing

Cape May Day Trips and Weekend Excursions

There's always a reason to travel!

Whether you're looking for a quick day-trip, a weekend-excursion or something in between, there's always a reason to hop aboard the Cape May - Lewes Ferry and check out the beaches and towns surrounding Cape May. Take a look at a few options below, make some plans, book your Ferry travel and we'll see you on board!


Cape May Independence Parade

July 7th 1PM-2:30PM | Beach Drive, Cape May

Celebrate Independence Day with a view! The City of Cape May will be hosting its annual Independence Day Parade on July 7th on Beach Drive in Cape May. On display will be music, pageantry, and plenty of classic cars all with a beachside view. Bring the whole family down to the beach and enjoy the celebrations! The parade starts at 1pm and concludes at roughly 2:30pm

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Paranormal Weekend at Cold Springs Village

July 7th & 8th 10:00AM-4:30PM | Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Route 9, 08204 Cape May

Are you fascinated by ghosts? You’re not alone. This summer come down to Historic Cold Spring Village on Route 9 in Cape May to indulge your spiritual curiosity. Cold Spring will be hosting a series of seminars, demonstrations and tours that will be sure to intrigue even the most hardline skeptics. In addition, Ghost Walks will be held every Thursday in August starting at 8pm. 

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Washington Street Mall

All Summer | 401 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204

There’s really something for everyone in this downtown Cape May landmark. Consisting of over 60 shops and 20 restaurants, the Washington Street Mall in the heart of Cape May is an ideal destination for a single day out or an entire weekend excursion. Whether you’re looking to shop or just walk around and take in the atmosphere the Washington Street Mall. People who go once can’t wait to go back again.

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Historic Cold Spring Village

All Summer | 720 Rt. 9, Cape May, NJ

The 1800s come to life when you visit 27 restored, historic buildings on a 30-acre site where interpreters in period clothing demonstrate blacksmithing, woodworking, printing, broom making, bookbinding, pottery, tinsmithing, and basket weaving. The Village is also home to a farm complete with a horse, chicken, sheep and more! Enjoy special weekday family activities including horse-drawn wagon rides, crafts and historic games. In addition to the craft buildings, visitors will find a Welcome Center, Country Store, Bakery, Ice Cream Parlor, Cold Spring Brewery and Cold Spring Grange Restaurant. The Village is open Tuesday - Sunday, 10 am - 4:30 pm, from mid-June through Labor Day. Special events are held every weekend from early June through mid-September.

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Cape May Lighthouse

All Summer | Located in Cape May Point State Park, 215 Lighthouse Ave

Join over 2.5 million Cape May visitors who have made the journey to the top of Cape May’s most well-known landmark. Once you’ve conquered the 199 steps, you’ll enjoy an amazing view of the surrounding Cape May area that extends all the way across the bay to Cape Henlopen on a clear day. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets may be purchased online or on location.

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Free Movies on the Beach

8 Dates Throughout Summer | Cape May Convention Hall

The City of Cape May and the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cape May will be providing FREE movies to the public on 6 nights this summer. Movies will be shown on the beach next to the Cape May Convention Hall between Stockton Place & Gurney Streets). Live music featuring local musicians 6:45 - 7:45pm. Children's activities & games begin at 8pm. Movies begin at 8:30pm.

Flubber (PG) July 12
X-Men Apocalypse (PG-13) July 19
The Sword in the Stone (G) July 26
The Sound of Music (G) August 2
Jaws (PG) August 9
Trolls (PG) August 16
The Greatest Showman (PG) August 23
The Peanuts Movie (G) August 30

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Visit the Emlen Physick Estate

All Summer | 1048 Washington St, Cape May, NJ

Visit Cape May's only Victorian House Museum and learn about the life of a late 19th century country gentleman. Cape May is known for many historic sites that you just can't see anywhere else in the world, and the Emlen Physick Estate is one of them. 

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