Live Concerts Return to the Cape May Ferry Terminal
Lower Township and Cape May-Lewes Ferry Partner on Eight Free Community Nights
CAPE MAY, NJ – Today, Cape May – Lewes Ferry and Lower Township officials announced that a series of eight FREE outdoor concerts will be held on the spacious lawn of the Cape May Ferry this summer. The summer concert series kicks off on Wednesday, July 11 and continues every Wednesday in July and August. All concerts begin at 5:30 p.m. and conclude at 8:30 p.m.
“It’s great to grow our partnership with Lower Township, and to expand the summer concert series for the benefit of the community,” said Heath Gehrke, Director of Ferry Operations. “We like to think of the Ferry Terminal as a community center, and we’re happy that it serves as venue for the concert series. It’s a fun night that local and visiting families can all enjoy, with live music and a beautiful sunset over the Delaware Bay to top it all off. We hope you can join us!”
Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the Ferry’s outdoor bar and grill, “On the Rocks,” or inside the Cape May passenger terminal. Carry-in alcoholic beverages will NOT be permitted on the property. In the event of light to moderate rain, the show events will be held as planned. Visitors and residents who plan on attending are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair or beach blanket to relax on while enjoying the concert on the terminal green.
Cape May Concert Schedule – Terminal Green
The Amish Outlaws – Wednesday, July 11 (5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Four of the six members of The Amish Outlaws were born and raised in Lancaster, PA in strict Amish households. However, once the boys broke away from the Amish community they discovered their love of music. Formed in 2002, the group continues to develop their sound playing a wide range of covers including anything from Johnny Cash to Lady Gaga. For more information: www.amishoutlaws.com
The Sensational Soul Cruisers – Wednesday, July 18 (5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
The Soul Cruisers are an eleven man band complete with soulful singers and harmonious horns that give the audience an energy filled event. The band pays tribute to solo soul legends, such as Otis Redding and Barry White and to powerful groups, such as the Drifters and the Commodores. Together for eighteen years, the band continues to perform about 200 shows a year preserving the power of soul music. For more information: www.soulcruisers.com
The Nerds – Wednesday, July 25 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
Often imitated but never duplicated, The Nerds have been redefining what it means to be a cover band since 1985. Over the years, they have graced stages from the Jersey Shore to Las Vegas, earning their reputation as “America’s Party Band Fun-omenon” every step of the way. For more information: http://www.the-nerds.com/
Desert Highway – Wednesday, August 1 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
Since its formation, Desert Highway has been captivating and entertaining major audiences. Their critically acclaimed performances are a nonstop journey through numerous radio hits, top ten singles and favorite solo works of The Eagles. Musically and visually, Desert Highway presents a unique edge in performing The Eagles’ varied music catalogue. For more information: https://deserthighwayband.com/about
Danny V’s 52nd St. Band – Wednesday, August 8 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
Danny V's 52nd Street Band is a full-scale, 6-piece, live concert show, re-creating the performances of arguably the greatest rock and roll keyboard player ever — the "Piano Man"... Billy Joel. Touring nationally for over 20 years and counting, 52nd Street is the world's longest running tribute to Billy Joel, earning a reputation of rocking "A"-List venues from Hard Rock Cafe's to Trump & Harrah's Casinos to NYC Parades and Concert festivals and more. For more information: http://www.52ndstreetband.com/index.php
Separate Ways – Wednesday, August 15 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
Have you ever wished you could have the authentic Journey experience in the days of the masterful voice of Steve Perry and the supreme musicianship and chemistry of Neal Schon, Jonathan Cain, Ross Valory and Steve Smith? Are you ready to be taken on a Journey like never before? Now is your chance! Separate Ways the Band, the Ultimate Tribute to the music of Journey, truly defies description, featuring five amazing musicians recreating the music of Journey. For More information: http://www.separatewaystheband.com/
Smashed – Wednesday, August 22 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
This six member band with six lead vocalists perform a high energy exhilarating show and spotlights Fuel's smash hits along with medleys and mashups of Rock and Pop anthems. Get SMASHED with this Good Time Party Band fueled by songs that will pack the dance floor! For more information: http://www.mediafiveent.com/index.php/
Stellar Mojo – Wednesday, August 29 (5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
Stellar Mojo is a high energy party rock show hailing from the beloved beach towns of the South Jersey Shore. Electrifying crowds with dynamic vocal harmonies, spot on musicianship, out of this world lighting and staging, as well as exciting and unique medleys and sets designed and tested to make you dance and sing every time, the Mojo show has been a fixture in the Delaware Valley for years. For more information: http://www.stellarmojo.com/
About the Cape May-Lewes Ferry
The Cape May – Lewes Ferry is owned and operated by the Delaware River and Bay Authority, a bi-state governmental agency created by Compact in 1962. The Ferry is open year-round and has carried more than 43 million passengers since its inception on July 1, 1964. In 2017, the ferry service, which connects Victorian Cape May, New Jersey, and historic Lewes, Delaware, transported approximately 275,000 vehicles and nearly 1 million passengers. For schedule, rates and other program information, please visit the ferry’s website at www.CMLF.com, or call toll free, 800-643-3779. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @CMLFerry.