Upcoming Cape May Labor Day and September events.
We’re really excited about these upcoming end-of-summer events in Cape May. Labor Day is a busy time at our seaside resort, and for good reason. There’s a lot to do. Don’t delay booking your room at Montreal Beach Resort and reserving your table at Harry’s. Then, use this Cape May Labor Day 2023 events guide to plan the perfect late summer trip to Cape May.
Wine and Dine in Cape May | September 7
Take a tour of the legendary California vineyards right here in Cape May, NJ! Enjoy this elevated tasting experience of California’s Sonoma Coast, Monterey, and Russian River Valley.
Head Chef Matthew Calvert is taking La Crema’s distinguished portfolio of wines and pairing each varietal with specially curated gourmet cuisine!
$85 per person. *Tax and gratuity not included. Buy tickets here.
Upcoming Cape May Labor Day 2023 and September Events
Live Music | Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille | Daily
Take in the view from Cape May’s only rooftop bar and enjoy the sounds of the best local musical talent. Nothing is better than the best ocean views in Cape May accompanied by delicious food & refreshing drinks. Harry’s Cape May entertainment lineup. Live music daily.
Tea by the Sea | August 27 | September 10 | September 24
Join us for “Tea by the Sea,” a delightful three-course social event that combines tea, delicious snacks, breathtaking views of Cape May, and an interesting historical discussion all in one sitting. Learn all about Cape May’s rich history as America’s first seaside resort. Tea by the Seas tickets.
Ben Arnold at Sunset Solo Series | Emlen Physick Estate | August 31
Bring Your Own blanket, chair, food, and drink for this unique opportunity to get up close and personal with celebrated musicians in a laid-back outdoor setting. This concert (great for all ages) is perfect for anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the vacation season. 6:30pm.
Seafarers Weekend | Historic Cold Spring Village | August 19 & 20
Come young and old, salty and bold to hear of the thrilling tale of THE DEATH OF BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE! Prepare to laugh, gasp, and gape in amazement as BULLY BILLY tells tales of the Sea! Performances by Shades of Our Past.
Tomato Festival | West Cape May Farmer’s Market | September 2
Celebrate the State of New Jersey’s well-known fruit and the end of summer at this tomato-themed festival! Festivities begin at 9:00am and continue until 4:00pm. Proceeds from this event benefit the West Cape May Shade Tree Commission in its endeavor to protect and improve the tree canopy of West Cape May. Borough’s Backyard Park, 732 Broadway in West Cape May (behind the Fire House).
Harvest Brew Fest | Emlen Physick Estate | September 16
Come and celebrate Cape May during this all-day festival dedicated to Southern New Jersey. Enjoy the creations of local food vendors, artisans, and brewers, plus live music. This event is free to attend but food, beer, and crafts are priced accordingly.
Cape May Oktoberfest | September 30
Each year the Cape May Chamber of Commerce hosts a very special Oktoberfest event where historic Jackson Street is transformed into an old-fashioned German promenade complete with food, beer, and music. Enjoy Bavarian food and drink, plus the exquisite wares of local artists and artisans. For more information, visit the Cape May Chamber of Commerce’s website.
Annual Bikes & Beers Event | Cape May Brewing Company | September 23
Join in on the 3rd annual Bikes & Beers Cape May event brought to you by Cape May Brewing Company. The course includes a 15, 30, and 45-mile ride departing from Cape May Brewery and traveling through scenic Cape May. All routes have morning fuel stations, fully marked ‘trails’, GPS turn-by-turn instruction, rest stops, refreshments, ride marshals, and SAG support. Best of all? Finish at the brewery for craft beers, live music, a charity raffle, and much more. All riding levels welcome. /
Oktoberfest | October 1
Join us for an extraordinary homage to beer and the vibrant Bavarian culture at Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille. Package savings and details.
Raise your glasses and toast to exceptional brews on Sunday, October 1st, as we celebrate the finest German traditions, melodious music, delectable cuisine, and, naturally, beer. Don’t forget to secure your rooms at Montreal Beach Resort. Room are gorgeous, and the autumn scenery in Cape May is truly breathtaking. Reserve your spot today.
Rabbit Hole Whisky & Cigar Pairing | October 6
Enjoy the finer things in life! Join us at Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille on Friday, October 6th, and taste a variety of smooth, robust Rabbit Hole Distillery whiskeys paired with carefully crafted dishes designed to elevate their smoky flavors. And make sure you book a room at Montreal Beach Resort. We have the best location near the Ocean, in Cape May, NJ.