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5 Fun Things to Do in Wildwood, NJ!
Posted by Long & Foster | Monday, January 25, 2021

Known for beautiful beaches, an excitement-filled boardwalk, amusement rides, and water parks, Wildwood is a hotspot for fun on the Jersey Shore! Visit the stunning beaches, stroll or bike along the boardwalk, and gather your courage for a thrilling water slide! Even more fun and relaxation can be found when you partake in a watersport, book a tee time, or simply relax at home in a Wildwood vacation rental.

You won’t want to miss our list of the top things to do in Wildwood, NJ! 

1. Spend a Day at the Beach 

The beach in Wildwood, NJ

No visit to Wildwood, NJ would be complete without a day at the beach! Five miles of stunning shoreline await where you can swim, sunbathe, and try your hand at watersports. Have fun while you surf, boat, rent a jet ski, or hop into a kayak. Bring along a frisbee to toss back and forth or start up a game of sand volleyball with a group of friends. Wildwood is known for stunning beaches that are a must-see during any trip! Even better? Wildwood beaches are free to access!  

2. Explore the Boardwalk 

The boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ

Along the beach, you’ll find the lights and excitement of the Wildwood Boardwalk! The two-mile long boardwalk is perfect for shopping, grabbing a bite to eat, playing an arcade game, or finding thrills on an amusement ride. In the morning, the boardwalk is the perfect spot for a bike ride while it becomes a nightlife hot spot once the sun sets. There’s something for everyone on the boardwalk!  

3. Visit an Amusement Park

Girls enjoy a ride at a water park.

Family fun awaits at the amusement parks in Wildwood, NJ! Morey’s Piers & Beachfront Waterparks offer coasters and water slides that will delight the whole family. Ocean Oasis Water Park & Beach Club features thrilling water slides, a lazy river, and even a swim-up bar! Make a splash at the Raging Waters Water Park or head to the Splash Zone Water Park on a hot summer day! There are plenty of ways to enjoy the day cooling off at a water park or taking in the views on the Giant Wheel!

4. Tee Up On a Golf Course 

A man prepares to swing on a golf course near Wildwood, NJ

Find a golf course to tee up on near Wildwoods, NJ! With 6 public golf courses in the area, you’re sure to find a course that matches your skill level and desires. Book a tee time and head out with the family for a morning round of golf or a ‘twilight’ round after a day at the beach! Check out the nearby golf courses like the Avalon Golf Club or the Cape May National golf course! 

5. Get Nostalgic at the Doo Wop 

The Doo Wop is a museum that focuses on the history of Wildwood, NJ

Travel back in time with a visit to the Doo Wop Experience! The museum features retro artifacts from the 1950s and 60s as well as a ‘Neon Sign Garden’ that will charm visitors young and old. Satisfy your appetite with a stop in the retro-style malt shop and don’t forget to pick up something from the Doo Wop shop! Learn about Wildwood’s history with a stop in the Doo Wop! 

Book Your Trip to Wildwood, NJ! 

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Now that you know the excitement and fun that awaits, it's time to find your home-away-from-home in a Wildwood vacation rental! Find beachfront properties, rentals with pool access, or pet-friendly escapes from our list of nearly 200 Wildwood vacation rentals!  

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