NEW Cape May Off-season 2022 Guide.
It’s officially shoulder season in Cape May. That means mild temperatures and clear skies, fewer crowds, and excellent rates on hotel rooms. It’s an incredible time to visit. Early fall (September and October) is an especially great time to explore new areas, visit Cape May’s unique shops and restaurants, and enjoy local wineries. Plus, enjoy a fun and exciting schedule of things to do. Here are the top upcoming Cape May off-season 2022 events.
Special Cape May Off-season 2022 Festivals, Music, and Activities
- September 3: Tomato Festival 3pm to 9pm at West Cape May Farmer’s Market
- September 17: Harvest Brew Fest 10am to 5pm at the Emlen Physick Estate
- September 24: Cape May Oktoberfest 9am to 6pm Carpenter Lane (Between Ocean, Perry & Jackson Street)
- September 24: 2nd Annual Bikes & Beers Event at Cape May Brewing Company
- September 30 to October 2: Exit Zero Jazz Festival at Exit Zero Ferry Park
Current Cape May Live Music at Harry’s
Fridays: TGIF LIVE 4pm to 12pm
The Friday night fun starts at 4pm and goes all night starting with rotating acoustic acts on the rooftop until 8pm. After 8pm the Philly Keys will take over the bar and restaurant for a fun, interactive piano show perfect for groups and special occasions.
Saturdays: All Day Entertainment, 12pm to close
You definitely won’t be bored Saturdays at Harry’s! Starting at 12pm enjoy a great rotation of bands and acoustic acts.
Sundays: Weekend Vibes with Five Times Famous, 12pm to 4pm
This popular upbeat duo dominate the rooftop Sunday afternoons. Grab a bite, crush, and let the weekend roll by.
Cape May Off-season 2022 Activities
MAC Trolley Tours
Start your visit with one of MAC’s trolley tours – hop on just minutes from our beachfront resort. MAC’s tour guides will teach you all you need to about Cape May, from its Victorian heritage to its seashore and maritime history. These tours won’t disappoint.
Emlen Physick Estate
If you’re intrigued by Cape May’s Victorian heritage, visit the 1879 Emlen Physick Estate for a look at life as it was lived more than 100 years ago. The estate is haunted, so if you want to learn more join the Phantoms of the Physick Estate walking tour that focuses on the estate’s “spirited” residents.
Cape May Wineries
Enjoy a day touring local wineries. Sample award-winning wines and take in the ambiance of each unique vineyard. October is harvest season, so fall is the perfect time to visit.
Halloween will be here before you know it. If you get a thrill from all things spooky, the Montreal Beach Resort is the place for you! Did you know Cape May is one of the most haunted places in America? From the spirited 1879 Emlen Physick Estate to a bevy of haunted inns, hotels and guest houses, you’ll find plenty to get your heart pumping.
All in all, there are plenty of fun things to do this fall in Cape May. For a complete list of Cape May activities and events, visit Cape May Magazine. Plus, visit our Specials page to learn more about seasonal specials. We look forward to welcoming you soon!