Need something to do down the Shore? Don't worry, we've got you covered.
S'mores sweeten the inevitably sour end of vacation in this chamber of commerce fund-raiser, which also includes a beach-top game garden (giant checkers, cornhole), food, drinks, and a BYOB policy wherein the final B needs to be contained in plastic. The finale: fireworks, of course.
6-10 p.m. Friday, Rio Grande Avenue & the beach, Wildwood, $10, $5 ages 3-11, 609-729-4000, gwcoc.org
Fivesome delivers songs you know — "Stoned Soul Picnic," "Age of Aquarius," "Up, Up and Away" — even if the faces don't fully match those of 40-some years ago. This concert — Florence LaRue remains the only original member — benefits the arts education programs of the locally-based Schultz-Hill Foundation.
8:30 p.m., Friday, Resorts, 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, $35-$175, 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com
This popular three-part race, now in its 15th year, aims to appeal to a variety of fitness levels. Choose from an Olympic tri: 0.6 miles of swimming, 18 miles of biking, and 5 miles of running; a "sprint:" 0.25-mile swim, a 10-mile bike ride, and a 5-K run; and a kids' choice: a 250-yard swim, 2-mile bike ride, and 1-mile run, or shorter combos of swimming and running.
6:30-9 a.m. start times, Saturday, start at 15th Avenue & the beach, North Wildwood, $30-$134, 609-849-8908, delmosports.com
'Tis the season for the boutiques and gift shops of 96th Street to roll racks and shelves outdoors in an effort to make their summer earnings last through the winter. Shoppers: Pack plastic. Arrive early. Park long term.
Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Stone Harbor, 609-368-5102, stoneharbornj.org
A.C. is the second stop on Wonder's four-city tour, "Song Party: A Celebration of Life, Love & Music." The mega star invites audience members to bring LPs and memories for these intimate, interactive concerts of hits and a song or two from his upcoming Through the Eyes of Wonder album. The ticket price is a worthy splurge.
8 p.m. Saturday & Sunday, The Borgata, One Borgata Way, $195-$395, 888-228-4748, theborgata.com
The new Hard Rock keeps the country thing going by hosting a couple of outspoken, cowboy-hat-sporting hit makers from Oklahoma (by way of Villanova) and Louisiana, respectively. They just might pair up for "Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue"
Sunday 8 p.m., Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, $85-$165, 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com
Old buds Steve Martin and Edie Brickell are behind the bluegrass-filled Broadway musical that takes the audience to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, circa 1920-1940. The Surflight's production is the show's Jersey debut.
Shows at 2 & 8 p.m., Tuesday-Sept. 9, Surflight Theatre, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, $39 ($29 ages 12 and under), 609-492-9477, surflight.org
Fifty volunteers share their voices for this Cape May County-based group. Songs performed are spiritual, secular — and always sprightly.