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The Wildwoods: A Family Destination
 
What do you get when you combine one-of-a-kind value, tons of free events and free fun things to do, a Boardwalk and Beach with a little something for everyone and a family friendly atmosphere that is second to none?
 
The answer is the Wildwoods, one of the best value family vacation destinations at the Jersey shore! There are more than 180 free events and festivals held annually, as well as a five-mile stretch of free beautiful white sand beaches, voted “Best Beaches in New Jersey.
 
Stroll the two-mile world-renowned Boardwalk with its vast array of amusements, waterparks, arcades, games, shops and eateries. Any way you look at it, the Wildwoods offer a Jersey Shore experience sure to create lifelong memories and beckon visitors back year after year.
 
 
The Wildwoods' beaches stretch for five miles across the shores of North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest and the Wildwoods. Our sparkling, clean beaches are spaciously wide and completely free!
 
They are the perfect spot for swimming, soaking up the sun and relaxing on a hot summer day. For those looking for some adventure, the Wildwoods' beaches also serve as an ideal location for surfing, boogie boarding, power boating, jet skiing, sailing, kayaking and whale watching.
 
Overlooking the pristine beaches is the Wildwoods Boardwalk, offering a unique experience for anyone vacationing in New Jersey. It's famous for being one of the liveliest stretches of fun and excitement on the East Coast.
 
The Wildwoods Boardwalk offers a pure sensory overload of sights, sounds and smells to visitors, with three spectacular amusement piers, world-class roller coasters, three wet and wild beachfront  waterparks, carnival-style midway games, flashing arcades and a myriad of retail shops and eateries.
 
There's also the famous Wildwoods Boardwalk Sightseer Tram Cars – known for the phrase “Watch the Tram Car, Please!”
 
In addition to its beautiful beaches and one-of-a-kind Boardwalk, the Wildwoods also offer more than 180 events and festivals throughout the year, offering a little something for everyone – and most of them are free!
 
The events include regional, national and international events like the Wildwoods’ International Kite Festival; National Marbles Tournament; New Jersey State BBQ Championships, Angelsea Blues Festival and the Wildwoods Baby Parade – a Boardwalk tradition since 1909.
 
The Wildwoods also host a wide array of other events throughout the year including Thunder in the Sand Pro/Am Motocross Races, Monster Truck Races on the beach, Mummer’s String Band Weekends and Parades, Ultimate Frisbee Championships
 
Sports enthusiasts will enjoy Beach Soccer and Beach Lacrosse Tournaments, the Classic Cup Hobie Cat Regatta, the Wildwoods Hydrofest Powerboat Races and a live World Wrestling Entertainment show.
 
There are also block parties, music festivals, craft shows, motorcycle rallies, and classic car shows. Music lovers will find free concerts almost every night of the week throughout the summer season, which also has free fireworks every Friday night.
 
The Wildwoods offer a little something for everyone! With free events, free beaches, free fireworks and free live music throughout the summer.
 
The Wildwoods are the best value at the Jersey Shore.

 

 

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38° 59' 13.8048" N, 74° 49' 45.3144" W
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The Wildwoods: A Family Destination
 
What do you get when you combine one-of-a-kind value, tons of free events and free fun things to do, a Boardwalk and Beach with a little something for everyone and a family friendly atmosphere that is second to none?
 
The answer is the Wildwoods, one of the best value family vacation destinations at the Jersey shore! There are more than 180 free events and festivals held annually, as well as a five-mile stretch of free beautiful white sand beaches, voted “Best Beaches in New Jersey.
 
Stroll the two-mile world-renowned Boardwalk with its vast array of amusements, waterparks, arcades, games, shops and eateries. Any way you look at it, the Wildwoods offer a Jersey Shore experience sure to create lifelong memories and beckon visitors back year after year.
 
 
The Wildwoods' beaches stretch for five miles across the shores of North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest and the Wildwoods. Our sparkling, clean beaches are spaciously wide and completely free!
 
They are the perfect spot for swimming, soaking up the sun and relaxing on a hot summer day. For those looking for some adventure, the Wildwoods' beaches also serve as an ideal location for surfing, boogie boarding, power boating, jet skiing, sailing, kayaking and whale watching.
 
Overlooking the pristine beaches is the Wildwoods Boardwalk, offering a unique experience for anyone vacationing in New Jersey. It's famous for being one of the liveliest stretches of fun and excitement on the East Coast.
 
The Wildwoods Boardwalk offers a pure sensory overload of sights, sounds and smells to visitors, with three spectacular amusement piers, world-class roller coasters, three wet and wild beachfront  waterparks, carnival-style midway games, flashing arcades and a myriad of retail shops and eateries.
 
There's also the famous Wildwoods Boardwalk Sightseer Tram Cars – known for the phrase “Watch the Tram Car, Please!”
 
In addition to its beautiful beaches and one-of-a-kind Boardwalk, the Wildwoods also offer more than 180 events and festivals throughout the year, offering a little something for everyone – and most of them are free!
 
The events include regional, national and international events like the Wildwoods’ International Kite Festival; National Marbles Tournament; New Jersey State BBQ Championships, Angelsea Blues Festival and the Wildwoods Baby Parade – a Boardwalk tradition since 1909.
 
The Wildwoods also host a wide array of other events throughout the year including Thunder in the Sand Pro/Am Motocross Races, Monster Truck Races on the beach, Mummer’s String Band Weekends and Parades, Ultimate Frisbee Championships
 
Sports enthusiasts will enjoy Beach Soccer and Beach Lacrosse Tournaments, the Classic Cup Hobie Cat Regatta, the Wildwoods Hydrofest Powerboat Races and a live World Wrestling Entertainment show.
 
There are also block parties, music festivals, craft shows, motorcycle rallies, and classic car shows. Music lovers will find free concerts almost every night of the week throughout the summer season, which also has free fireworks every Friday night.
 
The Wildwoods offer a little something for everyone! With free events, free beaches, free fireworks and free live music throughout the summer.
 
The Wildwoods are the best value at the Jersey Shore.

 

 


 Don’t miss:

• The largest Ferris wheel on the east coast, super G-force roller coasters and bungee jumps.
 
• Boardwalk favorite Curley’s for thick-cut fries with malt vinegar.
 
• Fudge made before your eyes at Douglass Fudge Shop.
 
Local interest:
Was rock and roll invented in Wildwood? Many believe it was when Bill Haley and the Comets sang “Rock Around the Clock” on the Boardwalk in 1954.
 
For more on the rock in’ roll history of Wildwood, take the Doo Wop Preservation League tour of cool ‘50s and ‘60s highlights around town.

 

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