Daily Archives: August 27, 2013

Ocean City Earns Two Spots in Top Five Best Shows by Sunshine Artists

The Town of Ocean City celebrates its creative edge with Sunfest and Springfest placing top honors in Sunshine ARTIST Magazine’s 21st Annual 200 Best Shows list. Both events made the 100 Best Classic and Contemporary Craft Shows list with Sunfest placing first and Springfest earning the fifth place spot.

“We are honored to have both our arts and craft festivals in Sunshine ARTIST magazine’s craft shows list top five.” said Frank Miller, Special Event Superintendent for the town of Ocean City. “This town and its staff work hard to make our special events the best they can be and everyone who supports Ocean City’s efforts should be proud of this accomplishment. We will continue to provide proof that Ocean City is a great place to live and enjoy whether you are a resident, visitor, vendor or entertainer.”

The 39th annual Sunfest will take over the Inlet Lot September 19-22, with four days filled with live entertainment, arts, crafts, delicious food and plenty of family fun.  Admission to the four-day event is free, including entertainment with the exception of the headline acts.

Headliners start on Thursday night with Jesse Garron’s Tribute to Elvis. Friday night will be two country stars, Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves. Saturday night, The Beach Boys will rock the Sunfest tent to a sold out crowd. Tickets are on sale at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Box Office Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by contacting TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT or www.ticketmaster.com. The Beach Boys are sold out.

For more information, visit http://oceancitymd.gov/Recreation_and_Parks/specialevents.html.