Start the New Year with a BANG at Winterfest of Light’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show

winterfess(December 17, 2013) – The Town of Ocean City will be hosting a New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show at Northside Park to celebrate the beginning of 2014 and the 21st Annual Winterfest of Lights.  The fireworks display, which will begin promptly at midnight, will be accompanied by live entertainment, warm hot chocolate, and the opportunity to ride the Winterfest of Lights.

Hours for the Winterfest of Lights, which was recently named a prestigious Top 100 Event by American Bus Association and voted “Maryland’s Finest Holiday Tradition” by Maryland Life Magazine, will be extended until midnight.  This family-friendly event will allow visitors to travel through the winter paradise of lights and then listen to music by “DJ Kutt” as they wait for the countdown to midnight.

“We added the New Year’s Eve fireworks show to the Winterfest of Lights last year and it was a huge hit amongst residents and visitors who were looking for a fun and family-friendly way to ring in the New Year,” said Mayor Rick Meehan.  “The fireworks show is free for everyone and is an exciting, and affordable way, for people of all ages to ring in the New Year in Ocean City.”

With more than one million holiday lights sparkling throughout Northside Park, the Winterfest of Lights New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show is will be a great way to ring in the New Year.   For more information, please visit or