Cape May is for food lovers and the holidays come only once a year. Pop the cork, sip and swirl, savor the deliciousness. It’s time to celebrate!
Featured Holiday Food & Wine Events
BRUNCH & BINGO AT THE BEACH
Saturday, Nov. 21
Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St.
C’mon, girls…this is all about you! Leave the kids and your significant other behind and join us for a morning of brunch, bingo and a fashion show just for you from the lovely ladies at Cape May’s Lace Silhouettes and the Cotton Company. You can win some great prizes and get free gift cards for these wonderful shops, too!
CAPE MAY WINE SCHOOL
Saturday, Dec. 12
The Washington Inn, 801 Washington St.
Just in time for the holidays, enjoy a Champagne & Sparkling Tasting and help us celebrate the 25th anniversary of our annual Wine School event!
$40 per person
Limited to 80 students. Purchase tickets from the Washington Inn by calling 609-884-5697
CAPE MAY WINE TRAIL
Saturday, Dec. 26
Spend the afternoon visiting Cape May County’s wineries and sampling the unique flavors of each. Board the trolley at the Emlen Physick Estate, then head to Willow Creek Winery for a brief tour and tasting, followed by lunch. The MAC trolley will then shuttle you to two or three local wineries — Willow Creek Winery and Hawk Haven Vineyard — and learn about viniculture and visit the tasting rooms. Includes wine-tasting glass.
$85 per person; Space is limited. Purchase tickets in advance.
Tickets coming soon!
CHOCOLATE LOVERS FEAST
Saturday, Dec. 5
Enjoy a buffet of chocolate desserts at The Washington Inn, 801 Washington St.Limited event; reserve early. Optional $15 wine pairings will also be offered by the Washington Inn (not included in ticket price).
Sunday, Dec. 27
Enjoy a five-course gourmet feast, with each course served in one of Cape May’s premier restaurants. Wine will be provided with each course, with a representative from the sponsoring winery on hand to explain the pairings. A trolley shuttle between restaurants is provided.
$125 per person
Reserve early – limited to 34 people
MAD BATTER WINE DINNERS
Friday, Nov. 20
Friday, Dec. 11
Enjoy a variety of intimate themed dinners prepared by their talented chefs in the warm ambiance of this restaurant, popular with locals and visitors alike.
Friday, Nov 20: Wine Dinner- A five course seasonal menu inspired by autumn’s flavors, paired with wines $75
Friday, Dec 11: Wine Dinner – Small Plates and Big Flavor, Holiday Edition- 8 small plates, tapas style, each paired with wine. $75
These events are hosted by the Mad Batter Restaurant and sponsored by Cape May MAC.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturdays, Nov. 28, Dec. 5, Dec. 12, Dec. 19, Sundays, Dec. 6, Dec. 13
Enjoy a family-friendly breakfast buffet at the Inn of Cape May as children visit with Santa. Christmas lists accepted! Treats for the kids.