At Harry’s, we’re sad to see the summer come to a close. But, we‘re happy to welcome guests to Cape May in celebration of Labor Day. If you’re celebrating Labor Day in Cape May, don’t miss these upcoming events.
Thursday, August 30
MJ Nestor at Harry’s
Where: Harry’s Ocean Bar & Griller
Details: MJ Nestor moved to the South Jersey shore as a child where he taught himself to play guitar, piano, drums, and ukulele. Since age 17, he’s been playing solo acoustic gigs all over Cape May County. Come see this singer/songwriter mix a blend of classic rock and current favorites that keep the summer vibe going.
Friday, August 31
Where: Naval Air Wilwood
Details: AirFest is Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum’s largest annual event featuring live music, food trucks, a beer garden, and more! Plus, The Collings Foundation flies in WWII bombers like B-24 Liberators, B-17 Flying Fortresses, and P-51Mustangs. For flight reservations, visit the Collings Foundation website.
Where: Beach Access at Windsor Ave
Details: As summer winds down, get ready for a fun Cape May tradition – the Rick Reinhart Junior Clamshell Pitching Tournament! This contest is the longest-running tournament of its kind in the area. Registration opens at 11am and the tournament begins at 12pm. Plus, it’s free and open to children in two age groups: 6 to 11 and 12 to 17.
Saturday, September 1
Where: Cape May Promenade
Details: At the Summer Send-Off Craft Show local crafters offer everything from jewelry, leather goods, apparel, and artwork. Here, you’re sure to find great gifts for loved ones and maybe even a little something for yourself. Don’t miss this great opportunity to find beautiful handmade items made by Cape May artisans.
Where: Historic Cold Spring Village
Details: Enjoy this hands-on history-centric event where children can complete take-home craft activities, like writing with a quill pen, carding wool or making a pinch pot. After each activity, children may get their “passport” stamped and later use it to redeem a free treat at the giftshop. Other family-friendly activities include historic dress up, games and live entertainment.
Dead Reckoning at Harry’s
Where: Harry’s Ocean Bar and Grille
Details: Join us to celebrate the music of Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead. Dead Reckoning, one of the area’s premier Grateful Dead tribute bands, will be delighting dead-heads all night long. Enjoy Harry’s scenic view from Harry’s incredible rooftop bar. No admission fee.
Monday, September 3
Where: SOMA NewArt Gallery
Details: SOMA NewArt Gallery is exited to present its fourth exhibition of the year, Titular. Titular is a joint exhibition by regional artists Victor Grasso and Adam Wallacavage. Grasso combines 20th century American realism with the peculiarity found in fantasy, to create portraits that ignite feelings of desire, want, and need. In contrast, Wallacvage explores his fascination with the sea as well as the mystery and endless imagination of the Victorian esthetic. Don’t miss this special event.
Join us at Harry’s to celebrate the close of summer. As always, you’ll enjoy scenic view from our incredible rooftop bar, delicious apps and entres, and fun cocktails like our signature orange crush. See you Labor Day!