Mar
5
Thu
Ocean City Film Festival
Mar 5 – Mar 8 all-day

Ocean City Film Festival

March 5-8, 2020

The fourth annual film festival, hosted by the Art League of Ocean City, will feature 100 films by local and international filmmakers of every background and genre. Film screenings, parties, and workshops will take place at venues across the resort.

[email protected] [email protected]

  • Locations & Times: TBA
  • Admission: TBA
Mar
6
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Open to the public. Free Admission.

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Mar
14
Sat
St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Shenanigans Irish Pub
Mar 14 @ 7:30 am – 8:45 am

St. Patrick’s Day 5K

March 14, 2020

5K RACE INFORMATION

The 5 kilometer race will start on the OCMD boardwalk on 4th Street at 9:00 am directly behind Shenanigans Irish Pub. Same rules as last year, Exact start and finish are subject to change slightly depending on timing equipment requirements. The course will start running south toward the inlet, around pier, then down under the white tram station making a 180 degree turn back on the boardwalk heading north, past Shenanigans starting area, up to 16th st, then making another 180 degree turn heading south once again down the boards to the finish line at 4th st.

Race fee includes:

  • 5K race
  • Event runners style tech shirt
  • Race finishers ribbon
  • One Guiness drink ticket redeemable at Shenanigans Irish Pub (only for runners 21 years old and up)
  • Post race awards ceremony
  • Post race music and refreshments at Shenanigans Irish Pub

Packet pickup times and locations are:

  • Friday, March 13th 5:30pm – 8:00pm at Shenanigans Irish Pub. We will be accepting on-site registration during these hours.
  • Saturday, race day March 14th 7:30am – 8:40am at Shenanigans Irish Pub. “NO DAY OF REGISTRATION”
St. Patrick’s Irish Scramble @ Eagles Landing Golf Course
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

St. Patrick’s Irish Scramble

March 14, 2020

Ticket Price: $60 per player

Eagle’s Landing Golf Course – 9:30 AM – Shotgun Start

Lunch following play

Menu includes Irish/American-Irish Favorties

Format
4-Player Scramble. 30% of team average will be your handicap. Playing 6 holes from each Gold, White and Blue Tees. Teams choose the holes they play from each of the tees. Find the clover!

Call the Golf Shop to sign up (410) 213-7277

Apr
3
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Open to the public. Free Admission.

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Apr
5
Sun
Ocean City Bridal Show @ Seacrets, 49th and de bay
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Ocean City Bridal Show

April 5, 2020

This is a FUN event! Meet the Beach’s top wedding vendors in a tropical bayside setting. Enjoy free appetizer and dessert samples, vibrant entertainment, and Wedding Fashions by Sandal’s Bridal of Ocean City, Maryland. Seacrets Beach Cocktails are available for purchase! Vendors will be giving away Wedding Services and Gifts, including a Free Caribbean Cruise for Two, courtesy of Rox Beach Weddings.

1pm – 3:30pm at Seacrets, 49th and de bay

Admission: $12 online or $15 at the door

Contact: [email protected]

Mid-Atlantic Symphony “Portraits of Life and Love” @ OC Performing Arts Center
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Mid-Atlantic Symphony “Portraits of Life and Love”

April 5, 2020

To conclude our season, we will play Darius Milhaud’s Creation of the World, certainly, one of the most fun French Jazzy pieces in the orchestral repertoire, followed by the iconic Piano Concerto No. 1 by Tchaikovsky, featuring Russian-born pianist Boris Slutsky. The great Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky, orchestrated by Maurice Ravel will close a season that we are so proud to present to you!

  • Darius Milhaud, Creation of the World
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1
  • Modest Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition

GUEST ARTIST: BORIS SLUTSKY PIANO

3pm @ the Ocean City Performing Arts Center / Doors Open @ 2:30pm

Tickets $50 – Expected Ticket Sale on Wednesday, June 19 @10am

Apr
10
Fri
Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show @ Convention Center
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show
April 10-11, 2020
Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Easter Kids Fun Fair: Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment including Benny the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunts, magic & juggling shows, and more!

Art and Craft Show: Artists and crafters displaying unique and creative handcrafted items including photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and more!

Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM

Admission

$5.00 Adults

$4.00 Seniors (60+)

$4.00 Kids (3-18)

$2.00 Military, Police, and Fire (with ID)

FREE Admission for Children under 3

Contact [email protected]

Apr
11
Sat
Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show @ Convention Center
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show
April 10-11, 2020
Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Easter Kids Fun Fair: Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment including Benny the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunts, magic & juggling shows, and more!

Art and Craft Show: Artists and crafters displaying unique and creative handcrafted items including photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and more!

Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM

Admission

$5.00 Adults

$4.00 Seniors (60+)

$4.00 Kids (3-18)

$2.00 Military, Police, and Fire (with ID)

FREE Admission for Children under 3

Contact [email protected]ceanpromotions.info

Easter Bunny Fun Shop @ Northside Park
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Easter Bunny Fun Shop

April 11, 2020

Activities include an egg hunt, arts and crafts, face painting, entertainment, game booths, egg dyeing, refreshments, and the Easter Bunny.

1PM-3PM at Northside Park

Pre-Registration Required

WHO: Children 2-10 years and their families

Apr
12
Sun
Easter Sunrise Service @ N. Division St and Boardwalk
Apr 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am

Easter Sunrise Service

April 12, 2020

6AM – 7AM, N. Division Street and the Boardwalk. Open to all.

Sponsored by Ocean City Christian Ministers Association.

For more information, contact Sean Davis at 410-289-6573 or [email protected].

Apr
18
Sat
Boardwalkin’ for Pets @ Boardwalk
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Boardwalkin’ for Pets

April 18, 2020

Join us for our annual walk, rain or shine at the Boardwalk!

The Worcester County Humane Society is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit organization. They are a no-kill animal shelter, and operate mainly on donations. Boardwalkin’ for Pets is our largest fundraiser held every year. All money raised is used to care for the many dogs and cats that call the shelter home. In addition to providing everyday care, their animals also receive veterinary care, which can be quite expensive. Their animals receive loving care until they are adopted into suitable homes!

9AM – NOON on the Boardwalk!

[email protected]

Walk MS
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Walk MS

April 18, 2020

1-Mile and 5K walk on the Boardwalk from Worcester to 19th Streets to raise funds for Multiple Sclerosis research, programs and services.

Registration- 12:00pm; Walk Begins – 1:00pm

Admission fees:$0, but $100 if you would like an MS T-Shirt

Contact Lexi Bendyna, 202-375-5615, [email protected]

Apr
24
Fri
Maryland International Kite Festival @ 3rd - 7th Street Beach
Apr 24 – Apr 26 all-day

Maryland International Kite Festival

April 24-26, 2020

Ocean City, Maryland and The Kite Loft welcome you to come and fly on the beautiful beaches along our famous boardwalk. The Maryland International Kite Exposition will feature three days of kite flying on the beaches of Ocean City, Maryland. Throughout the festival there will be exhibitions and demonstrations including stunt and power kite lessons, Giant kite displays and much more! The festival will showcase some of the best kite flyers from around the world. Kites of all shapes and sizes will be on display. On behalf of The Town of Ocean City and The Kite Loft we welcome everyone to join in the festivities. Bring your family for several days of good old fashion kite flying.

All activities are wind and weather dependent. Dry weather & a steady breeze are important for kite flying. It is also possible to have too much wind.

3rd – 7th Street Beach

Apr
25
Sat
Komen More Than Pink Walk @ Hugh T. Cropper Inlet Parking Lot
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Komen More Than Pink Walk

April 25, 2020

Hugh T. Cropper Inlet Parking Lot

  • 7:30 am Walk Village Opens
  • 8:30 am Warm Up
  • 8:40 am Survivor Parade and Opening Ceremonies
  • 9:00 am Walk Begins

NEW! Registration is FREE for all participants! All those who register will receive a Komen wrap to use in the opening ceremonies.
Participants must fundraise at least $100 to receive a walk t-shirt, with the exception of survivors, who will receive a t-shirt regardless of fundraising.We hope everyone will fundraise this year to help us support local Delmarva breast health programs and research.

May
1
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
May 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Open to the public. Free Admission.

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

May
2
Sat
Crab Soup Festival @ Downtown OC in Somerset Plaza
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Crab Soup Festival

May 2, 2020

Outdoor festival featuring tastings from local restaurants. Live band, craft vendors and activities. Fun for the whole family. Beer and wine available.

  • *Entry to plaza is free, $15 to taste all soups
  • Downtown OC in Somerset Plaza,
  • Noon – 3PM

Contact Mary Ann Manganello, 410-289-1413, [email protected]

May
7
Thu
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk

Springfest celebrates spring and the upcoming summer season. It is four dynamic days of delicious food, live entertainment and unique arts and crafts under four huge big top tents. Springfest is located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk.

Springfest serves up a continuous variety of musical performances on two stages. Admission to the four-day event is free.

Bring your appetite so you can enjoy delicious food from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to a wide assortment of ethnic food. Over 30 food vendors will serve a variety of delicious food, as the Springfest artisans will delight your eyes with their arts and crafts creations during the Springfest celebration.

 

May
8
Fri
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk

Springfest celebrates spring and the upcoming summer season. It is four dynamic days of delicious food, live entertainment and unique arts and crafts under four huge big top tents. Springfest is located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk.

Springfest serves up a continuous variety of musical performances on two stages. Admission to the four-day event is free.

Bring your appetite so you can enjoy delicious food from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to a wide assortment of ethnic food. Over 30 food vendors will serve a variety of delicious food, as the Springfest artisans will delight your eyes with their arts and crafts creations during the Springfest celebration.

 

May
9
Sat
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Springfest 30th Anniversary! @ Inlet Parking Lot - South Boardwalk

Springfest celebrates spring and the upcoming summer season. It is four dynamic days of delicious food, live entertainment and unique arts and crafts under four huge big top tents. Springfest is located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk.

Springfest serves up a continuous variety of musical performances on two stages. Admission to the four-day event is free.

Bring your appetite so you can enjoy delicious food from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to a wide assortment of ethnic food. Over 30 food vendors will serve a variety of delicious food, as the Springfest artisans will delight your eyes with their arts and crafts creations during the Springfest celebration.