Wind ensemble brings Broadway

to Boardwalk in Ocean City

What Is It: The South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble has 65 members and a wide repertoire. Tonight that big, big band shows its musical-theatrical chops with a program called "A Broadway Spectacular" at the Ocean City Music Pier.

What To Expect: The SJAWE's program includes hit songs from classic shows such as "Les Miserables," "The Music Man," "Phantom of the Opera" and "Wicked," among other Broadway staples. The ensemble, led by music director Keith Hodgson, includes professional musicians and local music teachers among other players. Singers James Dalfonso and Deborah Jenkins, from the "Shaken Not Stirred Players," are joining the SJAWE for this performance.

Event Info: Showtime is 7:30 p.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier, on the Boardwalk at Moorlyn Terrace. Tickets are $10. For more details, see sjawe.com or call 609-402-5575.

Casinos

Legends in Concert, Bally's, 3 and 8 p.m. $32.50 adults, $16.25 children. 609-340-2709.

Cirque Dreams Revealed, Revel, The Social, 5 and 8 p.m. $25. 866-823-4553.

Comedy

Jay Mattioli, Rick Starr, Don Gavin, Borgata Comedy Club, The Music Box, 9 p.m., $20.

Patrick O'Donnell, Rahn Hortman, Steve Kramer, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older, 9 p.m., $25.

Nature

NJ Audubon's Cape May Bird Observatory, Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and Northwood Center on Lily Lake, Cape May Point, free songbird morning flight count, sunrise, Higbee Beach WMA jetty; birding trips, $10 show and go: Free Autumn Hawk Watch, sunrise to 5 p.m., at Hawk Watch platform, Cape May Point State Park. 609-861-0700.

Events

2013 Designer Show House, Cavalier Cottage, 1109 Washington St., across from Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May, self-guided tours 1 to 4 p.m., guided tours 7 p.m., $15. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or CapeMayMac.org

Crafters and Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tabernacle grounds, Fifth Street, Ocean City.

Theater

"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown," musical, 2 p.m., Surflight Theater, Engleside and Beach avenues, Beach Haven, $45. 609-492-9477 or Surflight.org

"Boeing Boeing," comedy, 8 p.m., Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. 609-884-1341.

Nightlife

Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Bally's Beach Bar, 609-340-2000 - The Insiders.

Harrah's Resort, 777 Harrah's Blvd.: The Pool After Dark, 609-441-5165 - DJ Vito G; Xhibition Bar, 800-242-7724 - DJ Pop, 10 p.m.

Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: LandShark Bar & Grill, 609- 431-4100 - Ben Clayton, 5:30 p.m.; Margaritaville, 609- 431-4100 - Stilts, 6 to 9 p.m.; Copy Cat.

Revel, 500 Boardwalk: The Social, 609-572-6488 - Cirque Dreams Revealed, 5 and 8 p.m.; Ivan Kane's Royal Jelly Burlesque Nightclub, 609-225-9898 - DJ, Men Burlesque Show.

Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.

Absecon

The Black Cat Bar & Grill, 1 North Shore Road, 609-641-2323 - Trivia, 8 p.m.

Avalon

Fuze Restaurant, 78th Avenue and Ocean Drive, 609-368-1919 - Frank Coffman solo guitar, 6 p.m.

Barnegat

Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - Open Mic Night, 8 p.m.

Bridgeton

Towne Tavern, 694 N. Pearl St., 856-455-3474 - DJ

Cape May

Mad Batter, 19 Jackson St., 609-884-5970 - Geno White Duo.

The Pilot House, 142 Decatur St., Washington Street Mall, Cape May, 609-884-3449 - Family Friendly Trivia, 7 p.m.

The Ugly Mug, 462 Washington St., 609-884-3459 - Open Mic, 9 p.m. and taco night 8 to midnight.

Egg Harbor Township

A Touch of Italy, 6629 Black Horse Pike, 609-646-1855 - Alex Glover and Bob Mower, 6 to 10 p.m.

Galloway Township

JD's Pub and Grille, 45 S. New York Road, 609-404-9000 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.

The Smithville Inn, 1 N. New York Road, Smithville, 609-652-7777 - Jazz Night, 7 to 10 p.m.

Pitney Pub, 200 S. Pitney Road, 609-241-8906 - DJ.

Margate

Sofia, 9314 Amherst Ave., 609-822-9111 - DJ, 10 p.m.

Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163 - Joe Mancini and Friends, 7 p.m.

Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - DJ Sparkles, 9 p.m.

Mays Landing

Applebee's Restaurant, 700 Consumer Square, 609-383-9290 - Quizzo, 9 p.m.

Millville

Old Oar House Irish Pub, 123 N. High St., 856-293-1200 - Karaoke, 8:30 p.m.

Somers Point

Applebee's Restaurant, 51 Bethel Rd., 609-653-2270 - Quizzo, 8:30 p.m.

Clancy's By the Bay, 101 East Maryland Ave., 609-927-6969 - DJ Steve O Dance Party, 8:30 p.m.

The Crab Trap, 2 Broadway, 609-927-7377 - Just In Time

Upper Township

The Deauville Inn, 201 Willard Rd. Strathmere, 609-263-2080 - Kenny Jeremiah and Friends.

Tuckahoe Inn, Route 9, Tuckahoe, 609-390-3322 - Bob Campanell, 5 p.m. Reggae Night with SMB, 6 p.m.