Welcome to Cape May

With a permanent population of 3,800 residents, Cape May plays host to 45,000 vacationers during the summer weekends without compromising its tranquil, slow-paced, and relaxing atmosphere.  In addition, based upon seasonally warm weather in the spring and fall, the City has evolved into a town for all seasons with a presentation of a comprehensive selection of themed festivals and diversified events reflecting the embracing of the arts, culture, and history into our fabric.

Upcoming Events

Sat, April 19

Get ready, get set, Ruby-throated Hummingbirds are coming.  Where have they been all winter?  In the Tropics!  Why leave a tropical area to return to New Jersey?  Will more than one settle into a backyard garden?  Where is the nest?  What does the

Northbound Monarchs are due back any day; their survival depends on healthy milkweed stands being available from spring through fall.  Join Pat Sutton, coauthor of How to Spot Butterflies, for this indoor presentation about the Monarch’s

Cape May Elementary School Fields, Lafayette St.

For all Pre-school to Third Graders, this annual event is co-sponsored by the City of Cape May and the Kiwanis Club of Cape May. Admission: Free

April 19