Cape May in February

A guide to Valentine’s Day dinner dates, family friendly fun, and everything in between.

Whether you are planning a romantic retreat for Valentine’s Day or a family getaway over President’s Day weekend, there are plenty of things to do while visiting Cape May in February!

Local Fare

If you are looking for some local cuisine during your visit to Cape May in February, you will find great date night options and family friendly favorites.

  • The Mad Batter Restaurant and Bar – This family friendly restaurant is located in the heart of Cape May serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and some of the best cocktails on the island!
  • Panicos Bistro – This BYOB Italian restaurant with Greek flare is located in an old church right on Broadway in West Cape May and is perfect for date night with your favorite bottle of wine or a family friendly dinner with their gourmet brick oven pizzas.
  • Primal – Cape May’s newest restaurant is the perfect spot for a romantic dinner. Overlooking the beach, this BYOB chophouse is great for a Valentine’s Day date.
  • Lucky Bones Back Water Grille – Offering everything from seafood to pizza, everyone will be sure to find something they love at this family friendly local favorite!

Local History

Looking to experience some history during your visit to Cape May in February? We are home to a variety of museums that are a perfect way to learn more about our little shore town. Check out some of these historical spots!

NASW Aviation Museum– Check out aircrafts, engines, exhibits and interactive displays in this World War II active dive-bomber squadron training facility turned museum.

The Harriet Tubman Museum of New Jersey – Learn about Harriet Tubman and her time living and working in Cape May to help fund her freedom trail missions.

Emlen Physick Estate – Take an in depth look into a restored Victorian home reflecting the Victorian family lifestyle and all it entailed.

Outdoor Fun

If you catch a warm day, have a little outdoor family fun while you explore Cape May in February! Cape May MAC has a Family Treasure Hunt packet full of clues and a map that will take you on a self-guided tour throughout town. You can pick up a packet at any of the MAC ticket booths.

And don’t forget the best outdoor adventure anytime of year in Cape May is to take a walk with your loved ones on our beautiful beaches.

Calendar of Events

Looking for more to do? Check out some fun events happening around Cape May in February 2023 on our calendar of events!

Book Your Reservation!

If you still haven’t booked your vacation rental, let our Guest Experience Specialists find you the perfect space for the whole family or something intimate for a romantic weekend away! Browse our rental homes at Homestead Real Estate and see what we have to offer here for your visit to Cape May in February.