Nino's sign goes up at old Groff's location; 423 East Magnolia Ave, Wildwood. Just a few blocks from 26th street! Monday, August 10th! See you soon!
Wildwood Crest has planned its largest Summer Music Series schedule to date. A total of 29 evenings of live musical entertainment for the entire family are on tap in the eighth annual Wildwood Crest Free Summer Music Series, which is set to begin next week. Live music will be held at 7:30 p.m. each Wednesday and Saturday from June 24 through Sept. 5 at the entertainment pavilion at Centennial Park, located at Fern Road and Ocean Avenue.
(All shows begin at 7:30 p.m.)
SATURDAY EVENINGS – Centennial Park, Fern Road & Ocean Avenue
June 27 Don’t Call Me Francis dance/party hits
July 4 Bennie & The Jets Elton John tribute
July 11 B Street Band Bruce Springsteen tribute
July 18 Show Time Dance Band dance/oldies/Motown/pop
July 25 Almost Journey Journey tribute
August 1 Parrotbeach Jimmy Buffett tribute
August 8 Big House party/pop/rock hits
August 15 Jamison Celtic Rock pop/rock with Irish twist
August 22 Glimmer Twins Rolling Stones tribute
August 29 The Chatterband dance/party hits
September 5 Purple Reign dance/party/oldies hits
WEDNESDAY EVENINGS – Centennial Park, Fern Road & Ocean Avenue
June 24 Mother’s Worry classic rock revue
July 1 Stellar Mojo pop/rock/funk hits
July 8 Mango Men summer party music
July 15 Kick It Out Heart tribute
July 22 Big Bleu pop/dance/rock hits
July 29 No Limit classic rock
August 5 Street Life Serenade Billy Joel tribute
August 12 Ribic’s Cube classic rock
August 19 Brandon Ireland Band classic/progressive rock
August 26 Christopher Dean Band rhythm & blues
September 2 Cape Harmonaires American hits/barbershop quartet
MONDAY EVENINGS – Sunrise Park Gazebo, Rambler Road & Ocean Avenue
July 6 Shannon & Jeff pop hits
July 13 Star Band pop/dance/oldies hits
July 20 John & Jon of Stellar Mojo pop/rock hits
July 27 Erik Simonsen Duo classic/progressive rock favorites
August 3 Shannon & Jeff pop hits
August 10 Star Band pop/dance/oldies hits
August 17 John & Jon of Stellar Mojo pop/rock hits
The Borough of Wildwood Crest will stage its annual 5K Beach Race Saturday, Aug. 8 at 8:30 a.m. The race will be held on a scenic out-and-back course near the water’s edge at low tide beginning and ending at the edge of the Wildwood Crest Beach Pier at Heather Road. The event also includes an un-timed one-mile fun run/walk.
Cost is $25 for the 5K run and $20 for the one-mile run/walk for those registered by July 31. Costs are $30 and $25 after July 31.
Long-sleeve T-shirts are guaranteed to all registered by July 31 and as supplies last to those registered after July 31. Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers, as well as the top male and female finishers in a variety of age groups. Refreshments will be served following the race and all registered participants will be eligible to win a variety of random door prizes.
Race-day registration will be held at the Crest Pier Recreation Center from 7 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Pre-registered runners can pick up their race packet at the Crest Pier Recreation Center on Friday, Aug. 7 from 6 to 8 p.m.
The 5K Beach Race is a rain or shine event.
For further information, call (609) 523-0202.