Events

For more information on any event or to reserve tickets, please call 609-449-1360. Most events require reservations.

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2018 EVENTS

EVENTS ARE HELD AT THE LIGHTHOUSE UNLESS NOTED**

Happy Birthday Abby! Monday, January 15
161st Birthday Festival "Abby & the Arts"

Contest for local students-winners announced
Birthday Cake 1pm & Free Climbs all day


DATE WEEKEND FEBRUARY 15 & 16: YOU AND YOUR DATE CLIMB FOR THE PRICE OF ONE!

Hours of operation are 11am to 4pm both days with the last climb at 3:30pm. Absecon Lighthouse is a state-owned historic property administered by the non-profit Inlet Public/Private Association. Located at 31 So. Rhode Island Avenue in Atlantic City, it is open to visitors Thursday through Monday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Absecon Lighthouse received a general operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of Cultural Affairs in the Department of State. For more information about Absecon Lighthouse and its programs call (609) 449-1360

Wednesday, February 14th
Group Vow Renewal and Toast
6:00 PM
Doors Open at 5:30 – LIVE MUSIC!
Couples make private donation to participate based on the event's value to them (minimum donation $40)

Mother's Day Saturday, March 24
Ghost Investigation with Paranormal Equipment
7:00 pm to 10pm - doors open 6:30pm
$45 per person

Sunday, May 13
Mother's Day – Moms Climb Free

Golf Tournoument, June 1Friday, June 1
Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament, 1:30pm
McCullough's Emerald Links, Egg Harbor Township**
More Information

Sunday, June 17th
Fathers Day – Dads Climb Free

Thursday, June 28
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Friday, July 27
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

July 11, 18 & 25 - August 1, 8, 15
Wacky Wednesdays at the Lighthouse
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wacky Wednesdays at the Lighthouse, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Salty Sea, Pirates & Mermaids, Fairy Tales, Gifts of The Garden, Superheroes & Villains, Dinosaurs, and Outer Space
Included with Regular Admission - themes change weekly

Wednesday July 11th "The Salty Sea"

Wednesday July 18th "Pirates, Mermaids, & Fairy Tales"

Wednesday July 25th "Gifts of the Garden"

Wednesday August 1st "Superheros and Villains"

Wednesday August 8th "Dinosaurs"

Wednesday August 15th "Outer Space"

Buddy's Birthday Bash!

Special Announcement! Monday evening, September 24th, we are celebrating our Volunteer Lightkeeper Buddy Grover ‘s 91st birthday! This is Buddy’s favorite kind of party because it will help raise $$$. Attendees will enjoy soft spirits of beer/wine, snacks, a climb to hug Buddy & wish him a Happy Birthday, and this commemorative T-shirt! Tickets are $30 pp and we encourage a reservation by calling 609-449-1360 (t-shirt guaranteed w/Rez). You know you’re famous when your image is on a T-shirt!! Come celebrate a true AC icon with us on 9/24!

Tuesday, August 7
National Lighthouse Day
Kids 11 years old & younger are invited to climb the lighthouse for FREE (must be accompanied by an adult) from 10am to 5pm. 
Jazzy Wine Tasting featuring the Eddie Morgan Trio
4-7pm
$20 pp FUNdraiser

Sunday, August 26
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:30 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Monday, September 24
Buddy's Birthday Bash!
Lightkeeper Buddy Grover birthday is September 24th, and to celebrate we are having party! See Details from our Facebook post to the right.

Monday, September 24
"By The Light of The Moon"
Absecon Lighthouse will be open for nighttime climbs - last climb at 8:00 pm
$10 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Thursday, October 11
"Luscious Libations" BEER TASTING- at the brand-new Tennessee Ave. Beer Garden Nibbles, Live Music & Silent Auction
5:30pm, $50 pp

Saturday & Sunday, October 20 & 21
Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey
Regular admission, kids 11 and under are free

Saturday, October 27
Haunted Lighthouse Tours
5:00pm, 6:00 pm, 7:00pm, & 8:00pm
$20 per person, includes snacks & beverages

Saturday, December 8
Luminary Light Festival
5pm to 7pm
Caroling, light a personal luminary, specialty cheeses & wine tasting
$15 pp donation