Shhh … Is that the sound of the ocean? As the shore transitions from the hustle and bustle of summer to peaceful walks on a quiet boardwalk, Ocean City will celebrate the slower season with the annual Quiet Festival, taking place Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4 and 5.

Upper Township’s 16th annual Applefest celebration, overflowing with the red, delicious fruit, will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at the historic John Wesley Gandy Farmstead, 26 Tyler Road, Greenfield. Hosted by the Historical Preservation Society of Upper Township, yo…

Back in action after an 11 year hiatus, Somers Point’s legendary Gateway Playhouse has a whole list of performances scheduled through the end of the year. Newly renovated, the location has re-opened with musicals, plays, and concerts showcasing local and regional talent. 738 Bay Ave., Somers…