makes your trip to The Wildwoods so unique and exciting?
beautiful beaches, a one-of-a-kind boardwalk, legendary nightlife, eclectic dining,
an action-packed calendar of events, and the world's largest collection of wild
and wacky "Doo Wop" architecture, the Wildwoods are among the most unique
and exciting resort destinations in America! In addition, the beauty of Victorian
Cape May and the exciting casinos of Atlantic City, along with fine golf courses
and other attractions are all just a short drive away!
Wildwoods boast the largest, finest, safest and FREE beaches on the East
Coast... soft white sand and the calm, friendly ocean stretch for miles making
Wildwood's famously expansive beach truly one of the most unique in the world!|
world-famous Wildwood Boardwalk is home to a dazzling display of lights,
colors, sounds and smells that awe the senses and offer an unsurpassed level of
excitement and energy. The boardwalk's six amusement piers boast more rides than
Disneyland, complete with world-class rollercoasters, beachfront waterparks, family-friendly
attractions and cutting-edge thrill rides. In addition, a seemingly endless array
of restaurants and shops offer everything from classic boardwalk fare like funnel
cakes and homemade fudge to seafood specials and gourmet pizza.|
shopping, dining and nightlife abound in the
historic Wildwoods... once the playground of such '50s and '60s era stars as Chubby
Checker, Buddy Holly, Bill Haley, Liberace, Bobby Rydell, Tony Bennett, Little
Richard, Jerry Lewis and others.... many got their start in the show biz world
right here in Wildwood, which was once known as "Little Las Vegas"!
An eclectic mix of new restaurants, cafes, shops and night spots are re-creating
the excitement today!|
The Wildwoods are home to the world's largest collection
of 1950s and 1960s-era resort motels! With loud colors, over-the-top neon signs,
wacky themes, and unusual architectural features, the Wildwoods' "Doo Wop
District" is listed on the New Jersey state register of historic places and
has been recognized by the National Trust for Historic Preservation - a must-see
for any visitor to the Jersey Shore!
Wop Experience Museum|
Visit the Doo Wop Experience at Fox Park across from
the Wildwoods Convention Center and see a fascinating collection of artifacts
from the Wildwoods' mid-20th century heyday. Learn about the history of the resort,
its famous motels, and its role as an entertainment mecca in the 1950s! Plus:
The Doo Wop Malt Shop serves classic '50s-style treats like ice cream sundaes
and floats, as well as snacks and sandwiches for lunch.
Wildwoods Calendar of Events|| |