About the Wildwoods
The Great American Shore Experience!
Looking for the Great American Shore Experience? Look no further! You've arrived here in the Wildwoods! Home to five miles of surf, sun and lots of family fun, our free beaches are rated the safest and cleanest on the East Coast and are among the widest anywhere in the world! Our world-famous boardwalk is the most action-packed on the Jersey Shore, with its dizzying assortment of sights, sounds, smells, thrills and chills - from the sweet aroma of funnel cake and kettle corn to the spectacle of neon lights and world-class roller coasters spanning three amusement piers over 2.5 miles!
Want more? Stroll our boulevards and experience the wild colors, fantastical themes, and bright neon lights of our Doo Wop architecture and learn about the history of Wildwood as an entertainment mecca and top family vacation destination in the 1950s and 60s! Need to satisfy a craving? Whether it's a family dinner or a special night out for two, the Wildwoods feature everything from classic boardwalk fare to gourmet restaurants and contemporary cafes serving an array of American and international cuisines!
Still not enough excitment for you? Fulfill your island experience with our many sports and recreational activities that add some adventure and adrenaline to your otherwise relaxing getaway. Swimming, Surfing, Parasailing, Boating, Jetski, Fishing, Sailing, Biking, Tennis, Shuffleboard, Volleyball, Golfing and Sightseeing on land and sea are just some of the possibilities while you're vacationing here in the Wildwoods!
Whether you're vacationing for a week or a weekend, or for one of our fabulous special events, we invite you to browse our website to learn more about lodging options in the Wildwoods, or stop in at the Wildwoods Welcome Center on Route 47 to pick up your free welcome bag!