Jay and the Americans in Cape May
Who They Are: Jay & The Americans was a popular vocal group from the 1960s that started in Queens, N.Y. The group, which existed from 1960 to 1973 and again from 2006 to the present day, performs tonight at the Cape May Convention Center in Cape May.
What To Expect: The hits of Jay & The Americans include "Come A Little Bit Closer," "Cara Mia," "This Magic Moment," "Walking In The Rain," "Only In America," "When you Dance" and "She Cried." Original group member Sandy Deanne (Yaguda) brought the name for $100,000 in 2006. This concert kicks off the 11th annual Stockton Goes to the Beach Summer Concert Series.
Event Info: Show time is 8 tonight in the convention center. Tickets, priced at $25, may be ordered at capemaycity.com, by calling 855-708-9699, or by visting the Cape May Convention Center.
Kozak the Magician, Tropicana, Comedy Stop, mature PG-14 material, 7:15 p.m. show, 6:15 p.m. dinner seating, $20 show only ($10 age 11 and younger); $30 dinner and show. 609-348-0920.
"Believe - Divas In a Man's World," Resorts Casino Hotel, Screening Room, 8 p.m. $25. 800-322-SHOW.
"Identity: An Exhibition of You," Franklin Institute traveling exhibit, Trump Plaza's East Tower, noon to 7 p.m., $12 adults, $8 ages 12 and younger. 609-441-6000.
Joe Bublewicz, Brian McFadden and Tim Walkoe, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older, 10 p.m., $25.
NJ Audubon's Cape May Bird Observatory, Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and Northwood Center on Lily Lake, Cape May Point, birding trip, $10 show and go: Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge with author Pete Dunne, 7:30 a.m., meet at lot. 609-861-0700.
Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, salt-marsh film and trail walks, 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.; live animal program 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., and seining for tidal life at 3:15 p.m., $4 adults, $3 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. 609-368-1211.
Movies under the Stars, dusk, Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue, Atlantic City, bring chairs, blankets, picnic baskets. 609-344-8338 or www.njcrda.com
Dance Xplosion National Dance Competition Finals, 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, free to spectators. www.DanceXplosionTalent.com or 800-992-9732.
Monday Morning Madness, "Alice in Wonderland" play, 11 a.m., grounds of Atlantic County Library/Egg Harbor Township Branch, at Veterans Memorial Park, Egg Harbor Township, for all ages, free. 609-272-8120.
Tenor Michael Amante, 8 p.m., Catch a Rising Star's Summer of Stars Concerts Series, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, Beach Haven, $50-$89. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org
Stockton Goes to the Beach Concerts, Jay & The Americans, 8 p.m., Convention Center, Stockton Place and Beach Avenue, Cape May, $30. 855-708-9699 or www.capemaycity.com
Bacon Brothers, 7:30 p.m., Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, Ocean City, $32. 609-525-9248.
"1912," drama, dinner theater, 7:15 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. performance, followed by dessert and meet and greet with cast, Old Grange Restaurant with Cape Island Theatre Company, Historic Cold Spring Village, Route 9, Cape May, $37 adults, $30 age 12 and younger, dessert only shows $27 adults, $22 children. 609-408-6595 or www.capeislandtheatre.com
"Five Women Wearing the Same Dress," comedy, 8 p.m., Secong Stage Series, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May, $15. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org
Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Sammy's Beach Bar, 609-340-2000 - Latin Night, 9 p.m.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, 1 Borgata Way: Gypsy Bar, 609-317-1000 - The Rockets, 9 p.m.; mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - Jesse Marco, 10 p.m.
Golden Nugget, Huron Avenue and Brigantine Boulevard: Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Beth Tinnon, 8 p.m.; The Deck, 800-777-8477 - Mellow Mondays w/ Slamm, 7 p.m.;
Harrah's Resort, 777 Harrah's Blvd.: Eden Lounge, 609-441-5165 - Band Showcase, 8 p.m.
Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: 25 Hours, 800-336-6378 - Tony Malandro Trio, 8 p.m.
Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.
Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue: Ego, 609-449-5138 - DJ Michaphone Checka, 10 p.m.; 449-5138 - Dr. Cheeko, 7 p.m.
The Princeton, 2008 Dune Drive, 215-725-8681 - DJ, 9 p.m.
The Windrift, 80th Street and the beach, 609-368-5175 - Chris Huff, 4p.m., Jim Bannach, 6 p.m., DJ Jeff Walden, Dan Brown Duo, 8 p.m.
Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - World Tavern Poker, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Brown Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Hall, 888-944-1816 - Audrey Snow, 8 p.m.
The Rusty Nail, 205 Beach Drive, 609-884-8421 - Gregg Carpenter, 4:30 p.m.
Caffrey's Tavern Steakhouse, 440 Route 9 South, 609-693-6613 - Miller Bingo, 9 p.m.
The Dubliner Irish Pub and Grill, Downtown Plaza, 325 Jimmie Leeds Road, 609-652-2210 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.
Long Beach Island
Buckalew's Restaurant and Tavern, Beach Haven, 101 N. Bay Ave., 609-492-1065 - Chris Fitz, 8 p.m.
Nardi's Tavern, 118th Street & the Boulevard, Haven Beach, 609-492-9538 - Dave Christopher, 5 p.m., Richie and the All-Stars, 9 p.m.
The Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club, 10 S. Atlantic Ave., Beach Haven, 609-492-4611 - Chris Guastelle, 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Ave., 609-823-1163 - Bill McGrady, 7 p.m.
Keenan's Irish Pub, 113 Olde New Jersey Ave., 609-729-3344 - The Sensational Soul Cruisers, 6 p.m.
Sea Isle City
Dead Dog Saloon, 39th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-7600 - Rob Huntley, 9 p.m.
La Costa Lounge, 40th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-3756 - 52 Pick up, 5 p.m., Gypsy Wisdom, 10:30 p.m.
The Ocean Drive, 40th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-1000 - All Star Jam, 9 p.m.
Shenanigans, 3815 Landis Ave., 609-263-3900 - Karaoke, 9 p.m.
Springfield Inn, 43rd Street and Pleasure Avenue, 609-263-4951 - Mike LeCompt, 4:30 p.m.
Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road, 609-927-2759 - Joe Breidenstine Quartet and Friends, 8:30 p.m.
Doyle's Pour House, 210 W. Main St., 609-296-3373 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.
Kelly's Cafe, 4400 Atlantic Ave., 609-522-6817 - Johnny's Cousin Steve, 7:30 p.m.