Five Things Not to Miss – South Jersey’s Weekend Happenings
Welcome to South Jersey's Weekend Happenings! Check out 5 things you can't miss this weekend in our area.
1- Valentine's Day Sweethearts Dinner at Lucy the Elephant in Margate; 5pm and 8:30pm seatings this Friday, Feb 14th for a four-course gourmet experience the Save Lucy Committee promises will leave you breathless. Dinner features a aphrodisiac-inspired menu artfully created by award-winning chef, Jason Tell, named Philadelphia Magazine's Best Party Planner while enjoying the sultry sounds of harpist, Stephanie Sussmeier for this one-of-a-kind fundraising event. Call (609)823-6473, ext 5.
2- Wedding Vow Renewal at Absecon Lighthouse, the annual “Evening of Romance & Renewal” on Valentine's Day, Friday, Feb 14th from 5:30-7pm. Couples will take part in a group Vow Renewal ceremony by a non-denominational minister in the Keeper's Cottage at 6pm, followed by a champagne toast and romantic dancing with vocalist Lisa Camp and her keyboardist, a donation minimum of $40 per couple includes the ceremony, tower climb, live music & dancing, and champagne toast. (Room for three more couples as of Thursday afternoon, 2/13).
3- Sea Isle City polar Bear Plunge Weekend, The 26th annual Polar Bear Weekend events begin on Friday, Feb. 16, with the crowning of the 2019 Polar Bear Royal Family. On Saturday, Feb. 16, the Polar Bear Plunge Costume Contest starts at noon at LaCosta Complex, followed by the Plunge at 2 pm on the JFK Boulevard Beach, with the Post-Plunge Party at 2:30 p.m. and the Costume Contest Awards Ceremony at 4 pm back at LaCosta.
4- Cheap Trick at Tropicana, an indisputable American institution, beloved for their instantly identifiable, hugely influential, brand of pop rock 'n' roll, Sat, Feb. 15, formed in 1974 and still going strong, Cheap Trick will get you moving with classic hits like "California Man" and "Dream Police" to "Surrender and "I Want You To Want Me.”
5- 38 Special at Ocean Casino Resort, After more than four decades together, 38 Special continues to bring a signature blast of Southern Rock at each and every show. See them at Ovation Hall on Feb. 14.