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Celebrate the Fourth

No Matter Where You Go it’s a Celebration

The Fourth of July is less than a week away and it is going to be the perfect beach weekend. Boy, do we have a weekend full of events for you, from parades to contests and concerts there is something that everyone will love. If you’re near the Ocean City area, the fun begins on Saturday July boardwalkOCNJ2nd with the Beatle Mania Now concert. Between the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace, and boardwalk you will find an amazing concert experience performed live by Beatle Mania with an opening act by the First Ladies of Rock & Soul. Sit back and relax as you jam to the best songs of the 60s and 70s. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.ocnj.us/boxoffice/.  Sunday July 3rd, walk up to Music Pier at 6pm to meet and greet with Ocean City Boardwalk Merchants mascots and don’t forget to get their autograph!! Following the character night it is time to “Celebrate America” with a live performance by Broadway star Nicolas Dromard and conductor Brett Rowe. The concert will take place at Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace, and the boardwalk. Get ready to sing all your favorite patriotic songs. Then on Monday, July 4th participate in the kite flying contest at 6pm and top off the weekend with a spectacular firework display at 10pm.

A Fun Weekend in Wildwood

Saturday, July 2nd enjoy live entertainment at the Concert Under Beach-Glow-Presthe Stars Series featuring Stand Wades “Trammps”. Concert is held at the Lou Booth Amphitheatre starting at 8pm. Salute your troops with the Philly POPS Salute series concert where you will be stunned by the 65 piece POPs orchestra performance. The POPS concert will take place on the beach at Lincoln Avenue from 8:30-10pm. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.festivals.com/. Wake up on Monday morning to participate in the Patriotic Run/Walk. Starting at 9am at the Wildwoods Convention Center register for the 5K run throughout the town or the 1 mile walk that will take you around the boardwalk and back to the convention center. All the funds from this WildwoodFireworks1200x675event will go towards the Wildwood Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. We saved the best for last, on Sunday starting around 2pm, the largest beach country music concert celebration will begin. With performances all afternoon into the night between Mariners Landing and Adventure Piers. Special  guest Tim McGraw will perform live on stage at 8pm with opening acts by Hunter Hayes. Enjoy this exciting music festival and take a break at 10:30pm for the best display of fireworks. There is no better way to celebrate America!

Flashing Lights – July 4th Night!

There’s nothing like enjoying fireworks on the beach, and the Jersey Shore is having firework shows in all your favorite cities! What could be better than spending July 4th with the sand between your toes? Below is a list of all 4th of July festivities separated by location.

Wildwood, NJ

  • INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    9 am
    9th and Atlantic Ave, and proceeds north to 1st & Surf Ave.
  •  FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    10 pm
    Visible from anywhere in Wildwood.
  • 4th OF JULY BEACH & BOARDS 5K
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    Registration begins: 7 am
    Wildwoods Convention Center

Ocean City, NJ

  • FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    6 pm – Kite flying competition followed by entertainment.
    10 pm – Spectacular boardwalk fireworks
    9th Street beach
  • JULY 4th BIKE PARADE
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    Sponsored by the South OC Improvement Assoc.
    9 am – Registration
    10 am – Parade begins
    40th & Asbury Ave.
  •  BIKE PARADE
    Saturday, July 4, 2015
    Sponsored by the Gardens Civic Assoc.
    9 am – Registration
    10 am – Parade begins
    Longport Bridge parking lot

Atlantic City, NJ

  • FIREWORK SHOW
    Friday, July 3, 2015 – Beach & Boardwalk
    Saturday July 4, 2015 – Marina
    Both shows will begin at 9:30 pm

*Each show will be 15 minutes long and will be choreographed to music.

Ventnor, NJ

  • JULY 4TH FIREWORKS!
    Saturday July 4, 2015
    9:00 am
    The display goes off between Granville & Huntington Avenues

*BBQs permitted on all Margate beaches.