Celebrating 45 Years in Business

This year marks 45 years in business and we wouldn’t be here without YOU!
Help us celebrate by sharing your memories of Whale’s Tale from over the years!
Send stories and/or photos of your favorite items to us at:
312 Washington St. Mall, Cape May, NJ 08204
Facebook or Instagram @whalestalecm
We’ll be sharing these memories throughout the year and the 45 most heartwarming will receive a gift card!
We can’t wait to hear from you!
  • Collin Pritchard

Mermaid & Pirate Day

Whale's Tale is hosting Mermaid and Pirate Day on July 26th from 1-4pm.
Touch live sea creatures with the Nature Center of Cape May, meet The Greatest Captain in the World author Captain Johann Steinke, meet a mermaid, and make a nautical craft to remember the day by.   
Meet marine life when the Nature Center of Cape May brings their touch tank full of interesting creatures for us to learn about. This unique hands-on educational experience is fun for all ages!
Johann Steinke is a tall ship captain who loves singing and dancing and a good story. He wants everyone to discover the joy of history, sailing and the sea, and his book, The Greatest Captain in the World, is a part of that.
Come dressed in your best Mermaid or Pirate outfit and win a prize!
Admission is free and all are welcome!
  • Collin Pritchard

Michou Summer Trunk Show


Join us for a Michou Trunk Show with artist Michele Sonner!

Join us on Saturday and Sunday, July 13th & 14th as Michele shares her jaw dropping creations.
Known for classic sea life pieces and an amazing one-of-a-kind collection Michou jewelry is truly a gemstone lovers treat! Michele searches the globe for unique and beautiful gemstones, and these pieces feature her most stunning finds. The jewelry is created around the stones, forming a seamless fusion of metal and gemstone that enhance the stones with ribbons of sterling silver and are accented with 22K gold vermeil.
Michele often uses elements of filigree, granulation, and scroll-work. From pendants and earrings to bracelets and cuffs, Michele’s exquisite work is truly “Art to Wear”, perfect for every occasion, and suitable for both day and night.
  • Collin Pritchard

Joy Hannan Trunk Show

Mark your calendars now!
On Saturday, July 6th from 1-4pm we are excited to host a trunk show with New Jersey silversmith Joy Hannan.

Known for her intricate and whimsical mermaids her work is a favorite among Splash customers! We hope you'll join us as Joy talks about her process, from
sketch, to cutting and pulling the silver, to naming each piece, and shows off
some of her latest work.
  • Collin Pritchard

Ayala Bar Trunk Show

Mark your calendars now! On Friday, June 21st and Saturday, June 22nd we are excited to host a pop-up trunk show featuring the work of Israeli jewelry designer Ayala Bar.
Known for their vibrant colors and unique mosaic-ed look Ayala Bar pieces are instantly recognizable and have quickly become a favorite among Splash customers.
We hope you can join us on Friday, June 21st from 5-8pm and all day on Saturday, June 22nd for this special event featuring discontinued styles and vintage pieces at 20% off!
  • Collin Pritchard