Fall Funfest by the Bay is held in Margate each year.

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May 25 – Memorial Day Parade and Service

The Margate Mothers Association will hold its annual Memorial Day Parade 10 a.m. Monday, May 25. Line up at the Margate Municipal Building, 9001 Winchester Ave. (old Union Avenue school) and proceed to Atlantic Avenue where it will travel north to the War Memorial Park, where a service will be held.

June 11 – Margate Community Farmers Market

Weekly farmers market 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursdays, June 11 to Aug. 27 at Steve & Cookies By The Bay, Amherst and Monroe avenues. Includes 30 farmers and food vendors.

June 12 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8:30 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

June 20 – Cool Off with a Cop

Cool off with the Longport Police Dept. 12:30-3:30 p.m. 35th and Atlantic avenues. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

June 26 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8:30 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

June 27 – Beachstock: The Planet’s Biggest Beach Party

Beachstock returns for its 10th year, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 27 (raindate June 28) on the beach between Huntington and Granville avenues. Fun activities, music and performances. Beach tags not required. See margatehasmore.com.

June 27 – Ventnor Shredding Event

Ventnor residents can bring documents for shredding 10 a.m. June 27 at the Newport Avenue beachfront park gazebo behind the library. This is the only shredding event scheduled for 2020. See ventnorcity.org.

July 2 – Aug.27 – Thrilling Thursdays

Free beach days, sidewalk sales at local businesses and moonlight movies on the beach at Huntington Avenue. Fun activities start at 7 p.m. with movies starting at 7:30 p.m. See margatehasmore.com.

July 4 – Margate Mother’s Association Fireworks

Margate’s annual 4th of July fireworks display starts 9 p.m. on the beach at Huntington Avenue.

July 4 – Longport Police Dept. Open House

Meet the officers who serve and protect Longport Borough 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Police Dept. is located at the rear of Borough Hall. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

July 4 – Ventnor Summer Beach Jam Concerts

Ventnor presents live music Saturday nights on the beach behind the library on Newport Avenue. July 4 concert starts at 5 p.m.; 7 p.m. on the following dates:
July 4, 11, 18 and 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. See ventnorcity.org for the lineup of performers.

July 10 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8:30 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

July 18-20 Lucy’s 139th Birthday Celebration

Celebrate 50 years of Lucy’s historic move to her current location on Decatur Avenue with the shortest parade in history. Activities TBA.

July 24 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8:30 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

July 25 – Franks with Frank

Enjoy hot dogs with Longport Police Officer Frank Lupperger 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 33rd Avenue and the beach.

July 27 – Longport Police School Supply Drive

Longport Police School Supply Drive begins, For more information, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

Aug. 1 – Longport Basketball Camp

Longport Police present the Hearts Behind the Badge Basketball Camp. Time TBD. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

Aug. 7 – Margate Memorial Lifeguard Races

The 75th annual Margate Memorial Lifeguard Races hosted by Margate City Beach Patrol starting 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 on the beach at Decatur Avenue.

Aug. 15 – Longport Fireworks

Longport will present its annual Fireworks display and hold a night out event 5:30-9:30 p.m. For more, email lupperger_frank@longportpd.org.

Aug. 21 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8:15 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email upperger_frank@longportpd.org.

Aug. 28 – Movies in the Park

Enjoy movies in the gazebo park with Longport Police, 8 p.m. behind Borough Hall. For more, email upperger_frank@longportpd.org.

Sept.11- 9/11 Memorial Service

Margate City Fire Department will hold its annual 9-11 memorial service 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11.

Sept. 26 & 27 – Margate Fall Funfest by the Bay

Margate’s 19th annual Fall Funfest By The Bay, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 26 and 27. More than 125 vendor booths, music, nature tours, educational exhibits and more along the bayfront on Amherst Avenue. See margatehasmore.com.

Sept. 26 – Funfest After Dark

Funfest After Dark 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, features live music by Mas Tequila Orchestra, dancing, wine and spirits tasting. Tickets are $20 at the event. See margatehasmore.com

Sept. 27 – Steve and Cookie’s Dog Show

The 23rd annual dog show and contest will be held 1 p.m. at Steve & Cookies By The Bay, Amherst and Monroe avenues. Onsite registration starts at noon. Proceeds benefit Ocean City Animal Shelter. See steveandcookies.com.

Oct. 5-11 – Fire Prevention Week

The 2020 theme will be announced on June 1, includes fire safety presentations at various city locations, including schools and Bloom Pavilion.

Oct. 8 – MBA Wine Tasting (rescheduled from its original date on April 2)

The 18th annual MBA Wine Tasting fundraiser 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 at Steve & Cookie’s By The Bay taps into new technology with an advanced virtual bidding system accessible from cell phone, mobile tablet or desktop.  Visit mbawine.com to bid and for tickets. Event funds the Dan and Maria Walters Scholarship Fund for students of the Margate schools and the MBA’s Children’s Fund.

Oct. 24 – Margate Mother’s Halloween Parade

Activities to be held at the William H. Ross School, TBA.

Oct. 11 – Ventnor “Spring” Block Party

Rescheduled to fall is the Ventnor Spring Block Party on Ventnor Avenue between Troy and Portland avenues. Entertainment for the entire family, including bouncy rides, face painting, crafts, live music, performances, beer garden and food. Vendor spaces available. See application at ventnorcity.org.

Nov. 28 – Shop Local Weekend

The Margate businesses will offer family friendly activities, shopping discounts and a Show Us Your Rack parade on Ventnor Avenue, beginning noon Saturday, Nov. 28. Parade starts at Washington Avenue and proceeds to Bocca Coal Fired Bistro at Essex Avenue where children will meet a signing Santa, and enjoy free pizza and refreshments. Children’s activities at Colmar Home Center. See margatehasmore.com.

June 6, 2021 – Le Tour de Downbeach

The 11th anniversary Le Tour de Downbeach bike ride, Sunday, June 6, 2021 (rain date June 13, 2021). Family friendly 14-mile bicycle tour begins on the Ventnor boardwalk, travels to Atlantic City with a police escort through Margate and Longport. Ends with a barbecue at Tomatoes’ restaurant on Amherst Ave. in Margate. Free water ice from Margate Dairy Bar & Burger. Pre-registration $25 per rider or $20 per four or more family members. See margatehasmore.com,  ventnorcity.org or visit AAAA Bike Shop in Ventnor or the Margate Bike Shop.