Christmas in Cape May

Enjoy Christmas In Cape May for the Holiday Season

Christmas in the Victorian town Cape May is a special and magical time as merchants and homeowners decorate the beautiful Victorian Homes. To add to the Christmas spirit you can take old fashioned Christmas trolley tour with (MAC) Mid Atlantic Center for the Arts. Don’t miss the Washington Street Mall to enjoy the merchants decorations and the entire town including the Cape May Hisoric Hotels, and Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn’s all decorate for the Christmas Holidays.

Special Events and Things to do for Christmas in Cape May NJ

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Join special guests Santa Claus and Dr. Physick for the Christmas tree lighting. Refreshments will be served and Santa will flip the switch and light the thousands of bulbs.

November 22

6–8 pm tour, 7 pm tree lighting 

The Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St.

Admission: Free

Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit


Christmas Candlelight Tours in Cape May

Saturdays, Dec. 6, 13 & 27, 2014

 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Experience the high point of Cape May’s holiday season during these self-guided tours, which feature:

• Homes, inns, hotels & churches specially decorated for the holidays (at least a dozen each night)
• Christmas caroling and strolling musicians, trees and garland & good old-fashioned cheer
• Hospitality centers with warm beverages & home-baked goodies
• Admission to the Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May’s only Victorian house museum, and to “An Old-fashioned Christmas: Holiday Traditions through the Years” exhibit in the Carriage House Gallery
• Continuous shuttle service on heated trolleys

$25 adults, $20 children (ages 3-12)


Limited tours. Reserve early! Ca