February 11–15, 2016

Spending the Valentine's Day/Presidents' Day weekend with us? We have specials on accommodations and dining, as well as store hours and events for couples and families. We'll continue to add information as it comes in. To have your special be considered for inclusion in this guide, please email love@capemay.com or tweet us @lovecapemay.




Things to Do


The Grand Hotel of Cape May

The Grand Hotel

February 12–14 from $498 per couple. 3 days & 2 nights lodging (stay Thursday or Sunday free!). Friday Night: 2-hour open bar & wine tasting plus create your own entrée stations dinner. Saturday Night: 4-course sweetheart’s dinner for 2, plus bottle of wine or champagne.

The Virginia Hotel in Cape May

The Virginia Hotel

Deluxe accommodations include a silver tray adorned with chilled champagne, chocolate truffles, and a pair of Cape May Diamond earrings delivered to your room upon arrival. Includes a $110 voucher for dinner for two in the Ebbitt Room.

The Mission Inn Cape May

The Mission Inn

Late afternoon refreshments at the Inn Champagne, wine or sparkling cider Sweets in front of the Inn’s massive fireplace and many other luxurious surprises.

The John Wesley Inn

John Wesley Inn

Enjoy silk rose petals on your bed, a box of Cape May salt water taffy, and red velvet cake for tea time.

The Harrison Bed and Breakfast

The Harrison

We will be providing Valentines surprises in each room, and offering Valentines Day treats during Tea Time

The Carroll Villa Hotel

The Carroll Villa

Add a bottle of champagne in your room upon arrival, a single red rose in a vase, and 6 chocolate covered strawberries to your reservation for $59.00.

Mary House Properties for rent in Cape May

The White Cottage

Book now and receive a bottle of house champagne, decadent housemade truffles, and a late 12pm checkout. Call (800) 732-4236 for reservations.

Mary House Properties for rent in Cape May

Mary House Properties

20% off any stay at our Cape May properties, minimum 2 nights. Large, single homes near the beach, with many features. Perfect for family and friends to share the LOVE of Cape May!

The Sand Castle for rent in Cape May

The Sand Castle

Enjoy a couples' weekend at this spacious home close to town and the beach, just $2400 for the weekend (1 night free). Sleeps up to 20 guests. Friday to Sunday

Pharo's Inn Bed & Breakfast Cape May

Pharo's Inn Bed & Breakfast

Enjoy a romantic weekend at Pharo's Inn, just $150 for 2 nights. Please call for availability.


The Ebbitt Room

The Ebbitt Room

Feb 12–14: Chef Matthew Crist has translated his own passion for food into an Aphrodisiac Dinner (Feb 12 & 13) featuring delectable dishes paired perfectly with special spirits, and a 4-course dinner for Valentine’s Day.

The Washington Inn

The Washington Inn

Feb 12–14: The Washington Inn will be open for dinner.

The Mad Batter Restaurant

The Mad Batter

Feb 12–14: Valentine's Day specials include a grilled ribeye and pan-seared halibut. Live music beginning at 10pm.

The Blue Pig Tavern

The Blue Pig Tavern

Feb 14: Our special 3-course Valentine's Day Menu is available February 14th alongside our delicious a la carte menu.

The Blue Rose Inn

The Blue Rose Inn

Feb 14: 5-course dinner for $65/person, plus tax and gratuity.

Elaine's Bed and Breakfast


Feb 14: Enjoy dinner & dancing, food and drink specials, and Downton Stabbey returns to stage!

Willow Creek Winery

Willow Creek Winery

Feb 13 & 14: A 5-course wine-paired dinner prepared by Master Chef Brian Parker of the Southern Mansion

Additional Openings

Stewart's Root Beer
Open 11-4pm for lunch only Saturday and Sunday


A Place on Earth
Feb 11-15 10am to 4pm

Antique Doorknob
Feb 11-15 10:30am-4:30pm

Cape May Artists Co-Op Gallery
Feb 12-15 Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun & Mon 10am-4pm

Cape May Bird Observatory
Feb 11-15 9:30am-4:30pm

Cape May Honey Farm
Feb 12-14 10am-5pm

Dellas 5 & 10
Feb 11-15 8am-6pm Thurs, Sun, Mon. 8am-8pm Friday & Saturday

Fine Fellows Creamery
Friday to Sunday 3pm to 9pm, Monday 1pm to 5pm. Get a free single scoop with the purchase of two scoops. Limited to one free scoop per transaction, per family. May not be combined with other offers.

Out of the Past Antiques
Feb 12-14 10am-5pm

Red Oak
Feb 13-15 10am-6pm

Feb 13-14 11am-4pm

Tea by the Sea
Feb 11-15 Open 10am

Valentino’s Coins
Feb 11-15 11:00am-5:00pm

Feb 12-14 10am-5pm

Washington Street Gallery
Feb 13 Open

The Whale's Tale
Feb 12, 14, 15 10am - 5pm. Open until 6pm February 13.

Wish you were here
Feb 13-14 10am-4pm

Zoo Company
Feb 13-14 11am-4pm

Things to Do

Roller Skating at Convention Hall

Roller Skating at Convention Hall

Feb 12 & 15: Roller skating is back at Convention Hall! $5 per person, $2 for non-skaters. Bring your own skates or rent a pair ($2 traditional, $4 inline).

Elaine's Dinner Theater

Elaine's Dinner Theater

Feb 13: The triumphant return of Downton Stabbey to the stage for one night only! 7:30pm. Call 609-884-1199 for tickets.

Hawk Haven Winery

Wine & Chocolate Trail Weekend at Hawk Haven Winery

February 13 & 14: A romantic afternoon of wine and chocolate! For $15 per person, sample eight wines, paired with delicious gourmet chocolates. Live music.

Chili and Chowder Cook-off

Feb 14: Come taste Chili & Chowder prepared by professional and home-style chefs, you are the judges and pick the winners. $5 admission.

Hawk Haven Winery

Cape May County Zoo

All weekend. Visiting with kids? The county zoo is open daily 10:00am - 3:45pm. Admission is free, but donations are suggested.

The Sea Spa at Congress Hall

Spas & Massage

Book a treatment at one of our local day spas. (You deserve it.)

Cape May winery tours

Wine Tastings

We have several local wineries that offer tastings for $10 and under per person, with a souvenir glass. Winery tours available.