West Cape May honors its vital agricultural heritage with its festivals in Wilbraham Park that celebrate the fruits of the harvest. We are already looking forward to the Strawberry Festival, the first Saturday in June- June 6th! June 30th is the first West Cape May Farmer's Market in Backyard Park by Borough Hall and they'll continue every Tuesday through September 1st from 3-7:30pm. We can't wait!
Visitors flock to the Tomato Fest, September 5th and the Lima Bean Festival, October 10th. It's always best to reserve your room early. Other West Cape May festival dates are: June 20th- Greater Cape May Historical Society Antiques Market, July 11th- Macedonia Baptist Flea Market, July 25th- Art in the Park, August 1st- VFW Flea Market, and August 22nd- Art in the Park and Rea’s Harvest Country Fair – Saturday October 17th, rain date Sunday October 18th. Enjoy the photo galleries below!
Sponsored by the West Cape May Business Association, the Strawberry Festival has become an eagerly anticipated event each spring. Strawberries abound in both edible and non-edible form. The rain date is 6/8/14.
Contact Organizer Diane Flanegan @ 609-884-9325 or 884-8382.
West Cape May Farmers Market
Tuesday, June 30th- September 1st, 2015 3-7:30pm
Come for the produce...linger for the wonderful sense of community as the sun begins to dip. Make tuesdays your "no-cook" night and grab a light dinner from one of the vendors- from BBQ to tacos to empanadas! The West Cape May Farmers Market features not only fresh produce and herbs, but, among others, purveyors of antiques, live art demonstrations, live music, fresh coffee, seafood, kettle corn and ice cream.
The Tomato Festival celebrates everyone's favorite fruit of summer and there are plenty of them on hand to sample- from tomato pies to empanadas. Don't forget your souvenit t-shirt! The rain date is 8/31/14.
The lowly legume takes center stage beginning at 9:00AM and delights locals and visitors alike with her vast array of recipes, crafts and products available. The event moves to 10/12/14 in case of rain.