Stories

All aboard for the boat show! If you live near the water, chances are you or someone you know are a big fan of boats. How could you not be?! If you are one of these people, the OC Seaside Boat Show is for you. On February 15-17th the #1 Inside Boat... READ MORE

Explore the Delmarva Art Expo in Ocean City

It’s time to celebrate all types of art, big and small, across Delmarva at the annual Delmarva Art Expo! The Ocean City Convention Center will invite vendors from surrounding areas to display and explain to guests the art forms that they create. Exp... READ MORE

3rd Annual Ocean City Film Festival

Mark your calendars for the return of the Ocean City Film Festival on March 8-10! The 2018 event featured more than 100 films over three days at the Princess Royale Hotel, Clarion Resort Hotel, and Fox Gold Coast Theater. Last year’s all access pass... READ MORE
2018 was a year to remember! We enjoyed lots of sunny beach days, breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, boardwalk strolls, and great events hosted in Ocean City, MD such as the Air Show and White Marlin Open. We have a really great feeling about 2019, a... READ MORE

Where to Dine Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and restaurants throughout town are serving some of the most wonderful meals this Christmas! If you’re looking to go out with the family on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, you’ve come to the right place. Belo... READ MORE

Ocean City's 2018 Ho-Ho-Holiday Bucket List

Tis’ the season to be jolly! Fa la la la la, la la la la. We’re here to help you get in the holiday spirit this year with a list of must-do’s before the New Year. Check it out!    Deck the Halls! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No matte... READ MORE

Where to Dine This Thanksgiving

If spending the Thanksgiving holiday in Ocean City is your family tradition, you're doing it right! How could you turn down spending this food- and fun-filled holiday at the beach? Various restaurants throughout town will be featuring enticing Thanks... READ MORE

November in Ocean City

The Holiday Season is upon us, and Ocean City has so many exciting events going on throughout the month of November! From live performances to holiday festivals, there are numerous shows and happenings you, your friends, and families will not want to... READ MORE
Nobody panic! On Saturday, November 3, the Maryland National Guard will conduct what is called Operation Tourist Boom, a training operation set to prepare federal, state, and local agencies for how to handle emergencies such as active shooters, bom... READ MORE

Ocean City Restaurants: Open Year-Round

The weather is chilly and the roads are much emptier as the colder season begins to set in. Many locals return to their favorite locations in town, and visitors who are eager to enjoy Ocean City in the off-season are exploring restaurant deals and sp... READ MORE
While we all know there are plenty of things to do in Ocean City outside of the peak season (like golfing, trips to Assateague Island, shopping at the outlet malls, exploring museums, and more) what are the real reasons to visit the town during the o... READ MORE
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! There are numerous events and charities going on in Ocean City to raise awareness and fundraise for the American Cancer Society. “As an organization of nearly 2 million strong, the American Cancer Society i... READ MORE
With new hotels, condos, restaurants, and establishments continuously popping up throughout town, Ocean City is not the same as it was years ago. Back when the city's land was first built on, visitors came to town to fish, collect seashells, and soa... READ MORE
Hidden away on 49th street and the bay lies a tropical, Jamaican paradise, unlike any other Ocean City destination. Attracting well over 700,000 people a year over the course of 30 years, an astonishing 21 million people have fallen in love with all... READ MORE

You Got a Dog-- Now What?

You just got a new pup?! We’re sure you’ve already filled your camera roll with photos and videos to show off. But you’re here on vacation at the beach with the whole family, and brought your newest partner in crime along… now what?   Beach Althou... READ MORE

Empty Bowl Project at the Art League of OC

Test out your artistic skills and help end hunger all at the same time! The Art League of Ocean City will hold what is called the Empty Bowl Project in the facility’s pottery studio on the following dates: August 24 September 4 September 25 Janua... READ MORE

Draken Viking Ship Voyages to Ocean City

Venture on over to 3rd street and Chicago Ave. on the Bay on August 22 to see the Draken Viking Ship arrival around 6:30 pm! Welcome Captain Bjorn Ahlanders and the entire crew as the ship stops in Ocean City for eight days. From August 22-29, you c... READ MORE
Thousands of visitors venture to Ocean City each day to soak in the sun, swim in the ocean, and enjoy a night out at a waterfront restaurant. Some rent pontoon boats or jet skis for the day, and others go in and out of every shop along the boardwalk... READ MORE

Bonfires on the Beach

Nearly 10 miles of beach stretch along our breathtaking coastline, but it seems like a waste to enjoy the sandy shore only while the sun is shining. The Town of Ocean City has created a tool to provide you all of the need-to-know information on permi... READ MORE
The Ocean City Lifesaving Museum is hosting its 8th Annual Children’s Day on the Bay Festival at Sunset Park in Ocean City Sunday, Aug. 8 from noon to 3 p.m. The whole family is invited to enjoy animals, games, crafts and pizza brought to you by the... READ MORE
With live bands and concerts, drink specials and sunsets on the bay, Ocean City has endless entertainment up and down the coast for you and your family. But you may not be aware of just how compelling the entertainment can get. There are two shows i... READ MORE

PARKING INFO TO KNOW

PARKING INFO TO KNOW   A few simple facts about our new Pay by Plate Parking:   Ocean City’s paid parking season begins April 1st (as it does every year) and continues on through October 31st.   The Town of Ocean City has teamed up with Parkmob... READ MORE
It’s officially June, and you can smell the start of summer in the salty ocean air. The new trend in spring travel entails enjoying the warm weather in one of Maryland’s most-sought after beach towns, Ocean City, Maryland. This time around, families... READ MORE

Tailchasers Restaurant and Dock Bar

Off the Hook Restaurant Group has expanded their presence along the coast to 122nd St. in town! Previously Parched Pelican, and before that the famous North Ocean City Hooters, it is now home to Tailchasers Restaurant and Dock Bar, Off the Hook’s new... READ MORE

5 Reasons to Visit Ocean City In June

Join Us This June, You Won’t Regret It 5 Reasons Why You Should Explore Ocean City, MD This Month! Do you hear that? It’s the beach calling your name. Here in Ocean City, the weather is warmer, the water is cool, and the restaurants;... READ MORE