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Summer Wine Tasting In South Jersey

William Heritage Winery

Join us for an exciting experience at William Heritage Winery in Haddonfield NJ. We will be tasting 4 sweet wines for $8.00 per person. We also have the option to purchase our own wines while we connect and fellowship with old and new friends alike.
Hope to see you all soon.

Wine Tasting After-Party at Adelphia's

Adelphia Restaurant & Events

We are keeping the festivities going after our wine tasting event. Join us at Adelphia's where they will have the dance floor open with live DJ so we can dance the night away.
Feel free to come whenever you can, we will keep you posted on our location through the meet up.

ROAD TRIP: Myrtle Beach Getaway (Jul. 31 - Aug. 8th)!!!!!

1210 N Ocean Blvd

Yes, you read this meetup page right! The meetup group is doing a road trip to Myrtle Beach, SC starting Sat., Jul. 31st and will spend a whole week there. We will be linked up with DMV Socialites to do this spontaneous getaway trip.

This road trip will include a variety of activities from walking the boardwalk, laying on the beach, dining at seafood restaurants, pool party, game night, nightlife, etc. There is also an amusement park, aquarium, and alligator reserve that we will be checking out.

Even though this meetup event is posted as a nine day event, the organizers are not expecting everyone to be in Mrytle Beach for the entire nine days. A few will get there on Jul. 31st and a few will leave as late as Aug. 8th.

Book your flight and hotel stay accordingly to the dates you can be there between Jul. 31-Aug. 8th. The host hotel will be the Best Western Plus Mrytle Beach at Intracoastal, located on 9551 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC. If you decide to book at another hotel or Airbnb in Myrtle Beach, please don’t hesitate to communicate this with the meetup group.


Day 1 (Sat., 7/31): Food & Drinks at Beach House Bar & Grille (9 p.m. - 12 a.m. or later)

Day 2 (Sun., 8/1): 11:30 am - 3:00 pm - Apache Pier Beach & Playground

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Explore Barefoot Landing

Day 3 (Mon., 8/2): 11:30 - 3:30 - Explore Huntington Beach State Park
(Murrells Inlet, SC)

4:00 pm - 9:30 pm or later: Murrells Inlet, Part II (dining, shopping, sightseeing, free live entertainment, etc.)

Day 4 (Tues., 8/3): 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Ripley's Haunted Mansion, Ripley's 5D Moving Theater, Ripley's Marvelous Mirror Maze, and Ripley's Smash Door (all separate Ripley's attractions)

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Pirates Voyage Dinner Show

9:00 pm - Whenever: Explore the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk



Address: 1210 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


Address: 1210 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


Address: Will be sent to those going to Myrtle Beach

- Bring snacks and drinks to share.


12-2pm: Lunch delivery at hotel


Address: 3000 Mr. Joe White Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

- Admission can be paid at the gate.

- Bring a change of swim wear.

- myrtlewaves.com


Address: 1322 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

- Will do bar/lounge and games together.


Address: Will be sent to those going to Myrtle Beach

- Bring snacks and drinks to share.



Address: 211 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29575

- Right on the beach next to Sandy Beach Resort

- Layout on the beach with volleyball and football.


Address: 2311 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

3001 NIGHTLIFE (10-2am)

Address: 920 Lake Arrowhead Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

- Three different night clubs to choose from.

- Dress code is trendy.



Address: 4604 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

- https://alligatoradventure.com/ for tickets


Address: 1325 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

- Outlet shopping mall full of retail stores and restaurants.

- Outlet mall includes Dave & Busters and Hard Rock Cafe.

3001 NIGHTLIFE (10-2am)

Address: 920 Lake Arrowhead Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

- Three different nightclubs to choose from.

- Dress code is trendy.



Address:[masked]th Ave N Suite C, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

- Join us for one last outing in Myrtle Beach.

There is also a What’s App Chat for us to communicate with each other on hotel stays, meeting spots, rental car suggestions, ride shares, food options, etc.

Labor Day Weekend in Ocean City!!!

45th Street Taphouse Bar & Grille

*Co-hosted by The DMV Socialites Meetup group and Northeast Urbanites Connections on Facebook.

Me and about 10 other people from The DMV Socialites Meetup group will arrive to OC (Ocean City, MD) the morning of Sat., Sept. 4th and leave on Labor Day (Sept. 6th) at around 11ish. One friend and I will be staying at a hotel in OC that's just a one-minute walk to the beach & boardwalk :-)

*We agreed that the holiday weekend would be REALLY fun if we invited members from Meetup groups to join us!

Whether you're a first time visitor or seasoned vacationer to OC, there's always plenty to do "in the OC!" If you plan to spend at least one night in or near OC for the holiday weekend, don't wait until the last minute to book! Many properties are already sold out or overpriced for the holiday weekend. For affordable options go to hotels.com.

After doing some research on OC, I put together a tentative schedule of activities* that all Meetup members and guests can join us for :-)

*Some activities require Meetup members to RSVP in advance if they want to attend - specifically, restaurant outings. The schedule below is tentative, but I wanted to create a schedule so that we have something to work with.

Please see the tentative schedule below for OC.

Saturday, September 4th

(1) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Lunch at 45th Street Taphouse Bar & Grill (for more info visit https://octaphouses.com/locations/45th-street).
*Up to 16 people may RSVP for lunch; up to 8 people per table.

(2) 3:30 - 7:00: Beach & Pool Party!!! Since Taphouse restaurant is located near my hotel and the beach, we will drive/carpool/rideshare to the strip of the Ocean City beach and boardwalk near the hotel. The hotel is a 12-minute drive from Taphouse. There is free parking at and around the hotel. From 3:30 - 7:00 we will spend time on the beach & at the large outdoor pool and bar at my hotel. The hotel and pool are right on the beach :-) We may also sightsee along the boardwalk. The hotel name and address will be shared closer to the trip.

(3) 8:00 pm - 2:00 am: "Party Under the Palms" at Macky's! We will go to Macky's Bayside Bar & Grille on 54th Street for dinner, drinks, music, and dancing at the large, lively bayside party spot that is a very popular restaurant, bar, and nightclub. A DJ will be spinning on the 1's and 2's from 10:00 pm 'til 2 am! For more info about Macky's visit https://mackys.com/.
*Up to 16 people may RSVP for dinner; up to 8 people per table.

Sunday, September 5th

(4) 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Assateague Island National Seashore. We will meet at this huge, beautiful National Park and Seashore on the edge of OC. We can swim in Assateague's beaches, take photos of the wild horses that the Island is famous for, go hiking, biking, horseback riding by the ocean, grill food, rent kayaks or canoes, fish, and/or crab! (Note: these are some of the many activities available at Assateague. No attendee is expected nor obligated to do these activities - choose the activities you like!) There is a fee per vehicle to enter the park, and the entry pass is good for 7 days. For more info about Assateague visit https://www.nps.gov/asis/index.htm.

(5) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Dinner at Sunset Grill. Right from Assateague we'll travel a few miles to West Ocean City, MD to enjoy dinner and drinks at this fun waterfront bar and restaurant with a rooftop deck. This lovely restaurant is located inside the Sunset Marina. *For this outing up to 20 people can attend - up 10 people per table. For more info about Sunset Grill visit https://ocsunsetgrille.com/.

(6) 10:00 pm - ?: Potential "after party" at a beach bar/club/lounge in OC.

***While there is no RSVP deadline for Activity 2 (Beach/Pool Event) and Activity 4 (Assateague), I'm asking all Meetup members & guests to RSVP for the restaurant outings - Activities 1, 3, and 5 - by 6:00 p.m. on Sept. 3rd.

*I'll see YOU in OC!

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