In partnership with Cape May’s world-famous restaurant community, Cape May MAC offers some unique dining experiences. Entertain yourself with a Murder Mystery Dinner or Brunch & Bingo event. It’s all here to make your visit memorable — and tasty!

MURDER MYSTERY DINNERS

The Plot Thickens

Enjoy a three-course dinner and watch as the mystery and drama unfold around you during “The Plot Thickens,” an original mystery by Jacky Fazio. Tensions rise when a celebration for an esteemed murder mystery author turns into a crime scene right out of one of her own books. Once the guest of honor is pronounced dead, how will her dedicated staff and adoring fans cope?

CAPE MAY WINE TRAILS

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Cape May County vineyards are producing delicious wines and here is your chance to enjoy them with round-trip transportation via Cape May MAC trolley. Board the trolley at the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., and travel to Pier House in Cape May for a delicious lunch. Then it’s back on board the trolley for an afternoon of touring and sampling wine selections by vintners at Jessie Creek Winery and Natali Vineyards. Guests will receive a tasting and souvenir glass at Jessie Creek Winery and an educational tasting and tour at Natali Vineyards. This event is for adults ages 21 and over.

CAPE MAY BEER TRAILS

TWO HANDS HOLDING BEERS AND CLANKING THEM TOGETHER FOR A CHEERS AT A FESTIVAL IN CAPE MAY

New for 2024! Cape May County is home to a selection of fantastic breweries. Hop on a Cape May MAC trolley for visits to Cape May Brewing Co., Behr Brewing, and Gusto Brewing Co., for tasting flights of local beers. Lunch is included at Cape Square Kitchen & Craft. This tour is for adults ages 21 and over.

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THE TEMPERANCE TEMPEST
IN VICTORIAN CAPE MAY

Friday, October 6 from 12:30pm

Once upon a time, a huge debate raged in Cape May. Should the town be wet or dry? Watch as Patrick Collins, a local innkeeper, and Jennie Wales, a Christian Temperance advocate, argue the finer points of this burning issue as Dr. Emlen Physick, Cape May’s leading citizen, does his best to maintain decorum. Audience participation is encouraged!

CHOCOLATE BY THE BAY

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It’s a genuine bounty for chocolate lovers! Enjoy a buffet of delicious chocolate desserts, each one more decadent than the last, during Chocolate By the Bay at the historic Deauville Inn, Strathmere. Buffet will include chef-created delectable treats, such as mini chocolate tortes, white chocolate marscapone mousse, ruby chocolate panna cotta shootersa S’mores station, and many moreThis is a limited event so reserve early.   

OUTDOORS AT THE PHYSICK ESTATE

TWO HANDS HOLDING BEERS AND CLANKING THEM TOGETHER FOR A CHEERS AT A FESTIVAL IN CAPE MAY

Don’t miss these events on the beautiful grounds of the 1879 Emlen Physick Estate! From craft shows, to concert series, to our signature fall festival, you will want to mark your calendars for these outdoor events.

BRUNCH & BINGO AT THE INN OF CAPE MAY

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Multiple Dates
Inn of Cape May

Laugh along with your friends as you play a little bingo, compete for prizes and enjoy a fashion show by Lace Silhouettes/Cotton Company. It’s all over a scrumptious breakfast buffet at the Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St., Cape May.

BRUNCH & BINGO AT BELLA VIDA

Scrambled eggs, sausage and toast plated on a table next to a bingo card for cape may macs Brunch & Bingo at the beach event.

Multiple Dates
Bella Vida Garden Cafe

Laugh along with your friends as you play a little bingo, compete for prizes and enjoy a fashion show by Lace Silhouettes/Cotton Company. It’s all over a scrumptious breakfast at Bella Vida Garden Cafe, 406 Broadway, West Cape May. Advance reservation required.

CHANNELING DINNER

Fridays, April 14 & October 13, 2023
Inn of Cape May

Enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner at the Inn of Cape May followed by a two-hour channeling session with Medium Craig McManus. McManus will read the energies in the room and channel messages from the spirits of departed family and friends. While he does not read everyone present and cannot control where messages come through, he will bring through as many messages from spirits as possible during the two-hour channeling. Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St.

This event is not recommended for people under the age of 16. No refunds within 14 days of the event.