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    of Greater Cape May

    Cape May is America’s oldest seaside resort; it has welcomed visitors for generations with its hospitality and Victorian charm.

    Combine Cape May’s location, architecture and hospitality with its year round calendar of cultural, and family-friendly events, and it’s clear that this is a destination for all seasons.

  • Ninth Annual Spring Shorebird & Horseshoe Crab Festival

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    Name: Ninth Annual Spring Shorebird & Horseshoe Crab Festival
    Date: May 21, 2022
    Event Description:

    Come join The Wetlands Institute for a festival that celebrates one of Nature?s greatest wonders ? the annual shorebird migration and horseshoe crab spawning season. Each spring, Delaware Bay beaches host the largest concentration of spawning horseshoe crabs in the world, and every year, tens of thousands of shorebirds drop in to feed on their protein-rich eggs ? the last stop on their epic journey north to breeding grounds on the Arctic tundra. This is the only place on Earth to witness this incredible drama.

    Guests of all ages can enjoy a variety of activities including guided shorebird viewings and walks; horseshoe crab workshops; horseshoe crab spawning survey demonstrations and rescue walks; aquarium teaching tanks and creature features; pontoon boat birding and wildlife tours; and other hands-on education and conservation-based activities.

    For event details and to register, click here.
    The Wetlands Institute (Stone Harbor) and nearby beaches in Stone Harbor and along the Delaware Bay in Middle Township.
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, May 21, 2022. Events and programs throughout the day. Ticket purchase includes admission to the Institute both Saturday and Sunday.
    Contact Information:

    Non-Member:  $25 Adult, $20 Child

    Member:  $20 Adult, $15 Child

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