Halloween Parade & Kids Fun Fair Postponed to October 30th

FYI: The Halloween Parade & Kids Fun Fair will NOT take place on Friday, October 24th. The event sponsored by the Greater Wildwood Hotel/Motel Association will take place Thursday, October 30th.

NEW THIS YEAR: Registration and judging will take place at 5 p.m. at The Wildwoods Convention Center exhibit hall lobby. You must register to be judged. Lineup will be in the front circle of the Wildwoods Convention Center and parade steps off at 6 p.m. heading south on Ocean Avenue to Crest Pier, Heather Road, Wildwood Crest where winners will be announced.

For more information call 609.522.4546.

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Wildwood to Offer Bigger, Better Beach for Pups

WILDWOOD – This city’s iconic dog beach is getting a new leash on life as it moves from its present site at Poplar Avenue and the beach to brand new digs that will mean more open space for Fido to romp in the sand.

Wildwood’s Bond Rating Increased

WILDWOOD – Moody’s Investor Services recognized this city’s fiscal hard work and positive financial outlook by raising its long-term rating from 2015’s A-2 to the current AA- rating.

In its April 13th opinion, the investor services company noted the AA- rating was based on […]

Wildwood Parks Receive Redo


WILDWOOD – While most come to Wildwood for its expansive beach and crystal blue ocean, Wildwood, like most cities, is home to nine parks that serve as urban oases for residents and visitors alike. In an ongoing project started in 2016, each park throughout this seaside city has received, or is slated […]

Wildwood Police Seek Donations to Purchase K-9

K9 Tshirt WILDWOOD – A man’s best friend is a criminal’s worst enemy and members of the Wildwood Police Department hope to raise sufficient funding to bring a highly-trained K-9 to the department to help patrol city streets.

“We’ve been applying for grants,” said Wildwood Police […]

The Beach? A Horse? Of Course!

WILDWOOD – An ordinance passed by City Commissioners several years ago allows equestrians to ride along Wildwood’s wide, sandy beach during the off season.

“Horseback riding on the beach is a great way to experience Wildwood,” said Commissioner Pete Byron. Byron, who oversees the city’s Department of Beach Services, is a strong advocate of utilizing the […]

Wildwood Dog Beach Named Top Two in Nation

dog-day-2WILDWOOD – This city’s world famous dog beach just garnered another accolade by being named one of the top two dog beaches in the nation in a poll conducted by USAToday.

dog-2Located at Poplar Avenue, Wildwood’s dog beach has been […]