Downtown Wildwood is Rocking the Dog Days of Summer

Press Release

The Dog Days of Summer are HOT and so is the schedule of summer events in Downtown Wildwood!

The Downtown Wildwood Business District is hosting daily events in Byrne Plaza and offering something for everyone!  Byrne Plaza is located smack dab in the middle of the 5 Mile Wildwoods Island, and just 2 blocks off the Wildwoods Boardwalk, at 3400 Pacific Avenue in Downtown Wildwood!

Downtown Wildwood is Rocking the Dog Days of Summer

Downtown Wildwood is Rocking the Dog Days of Summer

The weekly Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market is held every Saturday, through Labor Day Weekend, from 8 am to 12:30 pm! You’ll find 70+ quality vendor booths on both sides of Pacific Avenue, between Schellenger and Oak Avenues. Farm goods, baked goods, specialty foods, sandwiches and drinks, wine, beer, craft spirits, handmade soaps and candles, jewelry, gifts, crafts, clothing and so much more to shop each week! The Farmer Market is also where you can pick up your free DOOWW magnets, and purchase DOOWW tote bags, apparel and Christmas ornaments. Come and see what everyone is talking about! It is THE place to be on Saturday mornings and there’s FREE PARKING too!

In addition to the Saturday Farmers Markets, there’s a full schedule of activities and entertainment events!

5 Fabulous Days of Fitness in the Plaza – 8:30 to 9:30 am

  • Boot Camp Circuit Training with Dion – Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays – $10 for an awesome workout! All equipment provided!

  • Zumba with Gayle – Tuesdays and Thursdays – $5 for a fun workout that will have you dancing through the rest of the day!

Music in the Plaza: Free Live Bands take over the Byrne Plaza stage on Thursday nights, from 7:30 to 9 pm. Come early for dinner at one of our Downtown Wildwood restaurants, then dance the night away under the stars with these great dance bands:

July 14th

Jamison Celtic Rock

August 11th

Winslow an Evening of the Eagles

July 21st

Legacy Band

August 18th

40 North Country

July 28th

Animal House

August 25th

The Chatterband

August 4th

A.M. Radio

September 1st

The Big House Band

Movies in the Plaza: Beginning June 28th, Tuesday Night is Free Family Movie Night in Downtown Wildwood! Bring your chairs and blankets and settle in for family movie night under the stars! Popcorn and candy will be sold at Byrne Plaza and there are lots of other food and drink options in Downtown Wildwood! These awesome movies start as soon as the sun sets!

July 12th @ 8:25 pm

Tinker Bell

August 9th @ 8 pm

Rio 2

July 19th @ 8:20 pm

Horton Hears A Who!

August 16th @ 7:50 pm

Ron’s Gone Wrong

July 26th @ 8:15 pm


August 23rd @ 7:40 pm


Fun Fridays: Live Music, Vendors & Yard Games will be at Byrne Plaza on select Friday evenings this summer from 6 to 8:30 pm, Live Music starts at 6:30! Kick off your weekend in Downtown Wildwood!

July 15th

Just In Time Trio

August 5th

The John Walter Band

July 29th

Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra

August 19th

Cape Shore Jazz Orchestra

Parking is always Free for Byrne Plaza Events in the lots behind the shops; on the east side of Pacific Avenue, between Oak and Schellenger Avenues, and on the west side of Pacific, between Oak and Wildwood Avenues.

Stay in the know about all the great Byrne Plaza Events as well as everything happening in Downtown Wildwood! Find us online at, on Facebook at Wildwood By The Sea, Instagram wildwood_by_the_sea and Twitter @DoWildwoodNJ.

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