Wildwood 4th of July Events 2021

Independence day falls on Sunday this weekend, which means that you will have a three-day weekend. (the holiday schedule gives you off that Monday if you didn’t know).

Let’s break down some of the events that will be taking place around the Wildwoods.

The Wildwood 4th of July events 2021 are as follows;

Sunrise on Sunday Veteran Flag Service

A ceremony will take place at sunrise on Sunday, July 4 to raise the casket flag of a Veteran to honor and remember ALL Veterans, held at the Lou Booth Amphitheater at 2nd and Ocean Avenues in North Wildwood at 5:30 a.m. Arrive 10 minutes before sunrise to participate in a 20-minute tribute and inspirational message at the most beautiful vista on the Jersey Shore. Click HERE for more details.

Independence Day Parade and Patriotic Pooch Parade

The Wildwoods Independence Day Parade and the Patriotic Pooch Parade will take place in North Wildwood starting at 9 a.m. at Bill Henfey Park at 8th and Atlantic Avenues and proceeding north to 1stand Surf Avenues and features bicycles decorated in a patriotic red, white and blue theme. The Patriotic Pooch Parade will join the march through the Wildwoods at 8th and Atlantic Avenues. Dogs of all shapes and sizes will parade along the streets dressed in patriotic garb alongside the decorated bicycles. Prizes will be awarded for the best bikes decorated with a red, white, and blue theme, along with prizes for the best-dressed pooches. To register, call 609-522-2955. 


Fox Park Amphitheater Music Series

Join host Bob Pantano and the “Sensational Soul Cruisers” (60s, 70s, 80s, Classic Soul, RnB, Motown & Disco) for a FREE outdoor concert at Fox Park, located at Burk and Ocean Avenues at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or a beach chair. 


Wildwood Crest Summer Music Series – Special 4th of July Show

Centennial Park, Fern Road, and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. 7:30 p.m. FREE live music for the entire family featuring “Don’t Call Me Francis” (dance/party hits). 


Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

Enjoy a spectacular nighttime display of fireworks exploding to a musical score that is played all along the Boardwalk and is simulcast on 98.7 The Coast. Launched from Pine Avenue & the Beach the fireworks are visible from anywhere on the Boardwalk.


They start at 10pm (with a rain date for Monday at 10pm)

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