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Top 10 Things to do in Cape May for Christmas

Top Things to Do in Cape May for the Christmas Holidays

Things to Do during Christmas in Cape May 2015

Cape May Christmas Get Into the Holiday Spirit and visit Cape May During the Holiday Season

Top 10 Things to Do for Christmas in Cape May

Cape May Things to Do Top 10 for Christmas
Spend a Holiday Weekend in Cape May for Christmas
Come to Cape May this Christmas to get in the mood for this Holiday Season. Cape May is transformed during the Holiday Season with decorated Victorian Homes, gaslit streets and holiday trimmings throughout the town. You can take a Christmas Trolley Ride or enjoy a special Christmas Dinner with your family and friends. The Cape May City Tree Lighting ceremony will take place on December 6th at 6:30 PM.  And always a holiday favorite , the West Cape May Christmas Parade will take place on December 7th at 5:00PM.
 To help plan your trip to Cape May this Holiday Season, you can download a brochure of Holiday Events from the Mid Atlantic Center for the Arts at the following link.
 Top Things to Do in Cape May for the Christmas Holidays

Cape May Christmas Top 10 List of things to do during the holiday season.

  1. Here’s a list of things to do during the Christmas Holiday in Cape May
  2. Take a Cape May Christmas Holiday Tour or Trolley Ride
  3. Visit the Congress Hall and start a family tradition at the Winter Wonderland
  4. Visit a Cape May Winery for a wine tasting tour
  5. Do so Christmas shopping at the Cape May Washington Street Mall
  6. Don’t forget to visit West Cape May for the Christmas Parade
  7. Visit the Cape May Lighthouse for a spectacular view
  8. Walk the beach and spend an afternoon at the Brown Room warming up at Congress Hall
  9. Dine in Cape May at many of the gourmet restaurants open for the Holiday Season
  10. Take a Santa Holiday Trolley Ride

Cape May Things to Do for Christmas Congress Hall

Walkin’ in a Winter Wonderland Congress Hall, Star Inn, Sandpiper

Winter-Wonderland-1-1-698x277-copyAvailable November 27- December 31, 2015

Step out of the doors of Congress Hall into a magical Winter Wonderland. The Congress Hall elves are working hard all year long to provide the sixth annual month-long festival. Hop on a train ride aboard the Congress Hall Express, sip on hot chocolate and enjoy some tasty treats. See Santa for photos and Breakfast in the Ballroom and get some holiday shopping done at our amazing shopping village- you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list. Plus, kids eat free each morning!! As our guest you will enjoy:

  • A train ride on the Congress Hall Express for each guest*
  • Hot chocolate for each guest**
  • A special Holiday gift
  • $20 Breakfast Voucher in the Blue Pig Tavern Each morning of your stay, plus kids eat free each morning!***

*up to 4 train tickets
**up to 4 hot chocolates
***Kids eat free: For every adult entree or sandwich purchased off of the Blue Pig Tavern menu, one child age 12 and under may eat free off of the children’s menu.

– See more at: http://www.caperesorts.com/concierge/capemay/specialoffers/walkin-in-a-winter-wonderland/#sthash.4Fz5Lpvq.dpuf

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 www.capemaymac.org.


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


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Holiday Entertainment Guide – ‘A Longwood Christmas,’ Murray the Elf, and holiday concert

Holiday Entertainment Guide – ‘A Longwood Christmas,’ Murray the Elf, and holiday concerts (via NewsWorks)

Looking for something to do this holiday season? From holiday children’s productions to adult burlesque, there’s something for everyone! WHYY’s Robin Bloom searches hundreds of listings each week to find out what’s happening in and around Philadelphia…

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Cape May Holiday Things to Do & Events

Top Ten Things to Do During the Winter and Holiday Season in Cape May

Capture12Come to Cape May for the Holiday Season this year. The Winter Season is in full swing in Cape May with many new local Holiday events taking place. Some come down to the Jersey shore, stay at a Bed and Breakfast, go shopping and visit America’s best East Coast Resort Area this winter.Come to Cape May and enjoy the local innkeepers Christmas decorations, walk the beach and spend an evening at the Brown Room at Congress Hall in front of the warm fireplace. Don’t forget to attend the West Cape May Christmas Parade and take a stroll by the Cape May Christmas Tree at our Rotary Park.

Cape May NJ Holiday Things to Do This Year

  1. You can hike the beach and visit the Cape May Lighthouse and climb to the top for a great view, then retire for a Hot Chocolate and rum drink.
  2. A few years ago we drove to the beach on New Years night and shouted Happy New Years! into the ocean. Bring a flashlight and bundle up against the wind.
  3. Go carolling. Make some small song books (lyrics only), and some candles with mitten-guards, then visit the relatives and their neighbors.
  4. Go shopping the West End Garage is open and the Washington Street Mall is decorated for the season and open for business.
  5. Sit at a fire place at your favorite Bed and Breakfast Inn or Hotel, we prefer the bar and fireplace at the Brown Room in Congress Hall the official living room of Cape May.
  6. Take A Candlelight Tour of the Victorian homes and Church’s, you can get go on a self guided tour and pick up tickets from MAC.
  7. Visit a Winery and enjoy a tasting event, we have several award winning Vineyards all within a 10 minute drive of Cape May.
  8. Go shopping for that one of a kind Christmas Tree Ornament at Winterwood. This classic shop is a Cape May tradition with stores located in Cape May and Rio Grande NJ.
  9. Eat Chocolate in Cape May, Louisa just opened her new Louisa’s Chocolate Bar one stop away from Louisa’s restaurant.
  10. Stay at a luxurious Bed and Breakfast, sleep in and enjoy a cup of tea or Coffee in the morning.

If you are looking for more things to do in Cape May this winter click on the link here for some addtional ideas.