Oct
14
Sun
Fall Restaurant Week @ OC Participating Restaurants
Oct 14 – Oct 28 all-day

Many spectacular restaurants create special, fixed-price menus designed to tempt your taste buds.  No passes, tickets, or coupons are required.  Simply choose a participating restaurant and dine out.  For more information, visit www.oceancityrestaurantweek.com or call 410-289-6733.

Oct
25
Thu
Local’s Appreciation Week @ Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum
Oct 25 – Oct 31 all-day

9th Annual Local’s Appreciation Week

Attention all Ocean City lovers.  During the week of October 25-31, 2018, the Ocean City Museum Society is offering “FREE” admission and 10% off gift shop purchases to any visitor who considers themselves a “local” (anyone who loves Ocean City and considers it their home for a day, month, year). Now’s your chance to visit!  10am to 5pm.  50% off books; “Ocean City Maryland: A Pictorial History” and “Shipwrecks and Rescues” by George and Suzanne Hurley.  50% off DVD’s; “Once Upon a Sand Dune” and “The Storm of 1962”.  For more information, visit www.ocmuseum.org or call 410-289-4991.

Oct
27
Sat
Maryland State Surfing Championships @ 35th Street - Beach
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day
Shore Craft Beer Fest
Oct 27 all-day

SHORE CRAFT BEER FEST – Located at Sunset Park, S. Philadelphia Ave., Bayside

The 4th Annual Shore Craft Beer Fest will take place on Saturday, October 27, 2018.  More details to be posted soon.  For more information and to purchase tickets, call 410-703-1970 or visit shorecraftbeerfest.com.

Seaside 10-Mile/5K @ Inlet Lot & Boardwalk
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

This well-known event will take place rain or shine!  Join in the 10-mile or 5K race, both starting at the Ocean City Inlet.  The race begins at 9:00 a.m.  The race course includes the world famous Ocean City Boardwalk.  Registration fees for participants.

For more information, contact Chris Klebe at 443-497-4324 or visit www.octrirunning.com.

Autumn Home and Condo Show @ OC Convention Center
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Autumn Home & Condo Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. Exhibitors will be on hand with merchandise, product demonstrations, and interior and exterior displays. With a combination of new products and advice from the pros, the Home Show inspires homeowners with ideas on enhancing their home’s comfort and functionality, as well as aesthetic appeal and overall value.

Saturday – 10am to 6pm
Sunday – 10am to 4pm

Admission:
Adults: $6
Seniors (55 & up) and Students: $5
Kids 13 & under and Military, Police, and Fire with ID: FREE

Halloween Beach Maze @ On Beach
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

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O.C.TOBERFEST HALLOWEEN BEACH MAZE – Located at N. Division Street

Come experience the thrill of a giant Halloween Beach Maze during its two-weekend run, October 20-21 and October 27-28. Children of all ages can enjoy a pleasant scream as they meander the sands of the giant, bigger and better beach maze! Wicked witches, pirates of the sand, scary scarecrows, ghouls in the graveyard, zombies and more will add to the excitement. Hours are 10am to 5pm on Saturdays and 10am to 3pm on Sundays. This event is FREE!

Wings & Wheels Exposition @ Ocean City Municipal Airport
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Wings & Wheels Exposition 2018

Airplanes, Cars, Trucks, Jeeps, Military Vehicles

Saturday, October 27, 2018

10AM-2PM

General Admission

Adults: $5

Children Under 12- FREE

Food Vendors, Beer Truck, Door Prizes, 50/50 Raffle, Handouts, Demonstrations, & Other Attractions

Music & Announcments

Randy Lee Ashcraft

Bring your own chair or blanket and enjoy the music!

Contestants

Registration: 9AM-11AM,

Registration Fee / $15

Closing Ceremony

1:30 PM – 50/50 Drawing, Trophies & Plaques to be awarded

Information

Jack Levering: 352-250-5302

Graison Wainwright: 410-726-7442

 

Big Toys on the Boardwalk @ Boardwalk - Caroline St.
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OCTOBERFEST – 2ND WEEKEND EVENT

October 27, 12pm to 2pm

 

BIG TOYS ON THE BOARDWALK

Now entering its third year, Imaginations run wild in Ocean City at BIG TOYS ON THE BOARDWALK! Kids of all ages are welcome to come to Ocean City’s Boardwalk and Inlet Lot to take the seat and feel what it’s like to sit behind the wheel of unique and awesome machines. The Town brings out their most unusual vehicles and is joined by friends with their big toys: construction equipment, emergency vehicles, muscle cars, race boats, and more – even a helicopter will be on site!

For more info or to display your toy, please call 410-250-0125.

 

Participants include but are not limited to:

Ocean City Police Department – Police SUV and Mountain Bike

Ocean City Beach Patrol – ATV (rides) and Jet Ski

Ocean City Volunteer Fire Company – Fire Truck and Ambulance

Ocean City Public Works Department –

               Large Wheel Loader

               Back Hoe

               Beach Tractor

               Beach Garbage Truck (known as “The Beast”)

               60’ Articulating Bus

               Boardwalk Tram

Emergency Services Department – OC1 Mobile Command Truck

Bull on the Beach – OPA Off-Shore 38’ Race Boat

Trent’s Lawn Care – F-550 Dump Bed Truck and Skid Steer Bulldozer

J & J Shop HeliAir – Enstrom Helicopter

Ewancio Family – APBA Hydroplane Race Boat, V-bottom Race Boat , Cadillac XLR

Shaw Family – APBA Hydroplane Race Boat, APBA Flat-bottom Race Boat

I.G.Burton – Two higher-end sports cars (TBA)

Backshore Brewing Company – 1966 VW Bus

 

National Guard – TBD

Buntings Landscaping – TBD

 

Chick-Fil-A Cow Mascot

The Great Pumpkin Race @ Boardwalk
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

O.C.TOBERFEST – THE GREAT PUMPKIN RACE – Located on the beach at N. Division Street and the Boardwalk

The fun continues with “The Great Pumpkin Race” on Saturday, October 27, on the Boardwalk. Build your own pumpkin race car to bring and compete in this wacky and zany, side-by-side, down-hill race. Plus, there will be lots of room to watch these exciting races with live play-by-play by the event announcer. Prizes will be awarded in each division, as well as for creativity. If you’re ready to start building your ghastly but spirited race car, download the complete event rules from ococean.com or specialeventpro.com. Registration and team check-in begins at 12pm with racing commencing at 1pm.

Paranormal Investigation @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Follow along with Dead of Night Paranormal team and experience the spirits that occupy the Ocean City Life Saving Station Museum. Dead of Night will conduct their investigation using equipment such as an EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomenon) recorder and an EMF (Electromagnetic Frequency) meter to detect and communicate with the supernatural. As you tour from room to room museum staff will tell stories of historic tragedies and paranormal activity that has taken place within this 127-year-old Life-Saving Station. Check out the Museums Facebook page to purchase tickets and receive updates about this event!
7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Tickets: $25.00

Oct
28
Sun
Autumn Home and Condo Show @ OC Convention Center
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Autumn Home & Condo Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. Exhibitors will be on hand with merchandise, product demonstrations, and interior and exterior displays. With a combination of new products and advice from the pros, the Home Show inspires homeowners with ideas on enhancing their home’s comfort and functionality, as well as aesthetic appeal and overall value.

Saturday – 10am to 6pm
Sunday – 10am to 4pm

Admission:
Adults: $6
Seniors (55 & up) and Students: $5
Kids 13 & under and Military, Police, and Fire with ID: FREE

Halloween Beach Maze @ On The Beach
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

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O.C.TOBERFEST HALLOWEEN BEACH MAZE – Located at N. Division Street

Come experience the thrill of a giant Halloween Beach Maze during its two-weekend run, October 20-21 and October 27-28. Children of all ages can enjoy a pleasant scream as they meander the sands of the giant, bigger and better beach maze! Wicked witches, pirates of the sand, scary scarecrows, ghouls in the graveyard, zombies and more will add to the excitement. Hours are 10am to 5pm on Saturdays and 10am to 3pm on Sundays. This event is FREE!

Halloween Spook-Out Party @ Northside Park Complex
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

HALLOWEEN SPOOK-OUT PARTY – Northside Park Recreation Complex, 125th Street

Get your Halloween costume ready and join all the other goblins at the Halloween “Spook Out” Party. Participants of all ages, including parents, will fill the Northside Park gym for carnival games, arts & crafts, hayrides, and snacks! Costume contests will be scheduled throughout the event. Event hours are 1pm to 3pm on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Admission: One bag of individually wrapped candy per child. Pre-registration is not required.

Artrageous @ Performing Arts Center
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

 

 

Artrageous – The Interactive Art and Music Experience

Tickets: $25, $30, & $35

Nov
1
Thu
Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Big Surprise! @ OC Performing Arts Center
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Peppa Pig Live!
Peppa Pig’s Big Surprise!NOVEMBER 1, 20186:00pm / Doors 5:30pmTickets: $45, $35, $25VIP Package available online only at Ticketmaster $125.00 (includes cost of ticket)
VIP Pre-sale now available
Public sale is Friday, August 3, 2018

Nov
2
Fri
FIRST FRIDAY OPENING RECEPTION FOR JANUARY EXHIBITS @ OC CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Receptions are held the first Friday of the month at the OC Center for the Arts on 94th Street.

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists.  5pm to 7pm.  Open to the public.  Free Admission.

https://artleagueofoceancity.org/

Nov
6
Tue
Municipal Election @ Rolland E. Powell Convention Center
Nov 6 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 pm

The Town of Ocean City is holding the municipal election in conjunction with federal and state elections on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Registered Ocean City voters are able to vote in all elections at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway. The elections will be conducted independently. Voters must sign in at both the municipal and the federal/state registration desks that day.

The mayoral seat and three council seats are up for election this year to include the seats of current Council Members Lloyd Martin, Wayne Hartman and Matt James.

This year the ballot will include a referendum to amend section C-1003.C of the Town Charter, asking voters to decide if certain employees of the emergency medical services division of the Ocean City department of emergency services and the Ocean City fire marshal’s department can have binding interest arbitration by a neutral arbitrator. Binding interest arbitration is defined as the process through which parties negotiating a collective bargaining agreement reach impasse on one or more items, and call upon a third party to resolve the impasse and set a term of the collective bargaining agreement to which the parties are bound.

Your vote is important. If you have not already done so, please register to vote by Tuesday, October 16. Visit http://www.elections.state.md.us/voter_registration/application.html to download and submit a Maryland Voter Registration Application.

The Dueling Pianos @ Ocean City Performing Arts Center
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Red Doors, A St. Paul’s By-the-Sea Community Center presents a musical fundraiser, Dueling Pianos, featuring local celebrities Shirley Toms Hailey and Elsworth Wheatley. Shirley and Elsworth will take audience requests for all of your favorite songs. Singing along is strongly suggested!

Concert from 6-8:30 pm on Election Day, November 6th. A half hour intermission with hors d’oeuvres is included. Cash Bar available.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for students (17 and under).

Nov
10
Sat
Storm Warriors 5K @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Society Storm Warriors 5K Run/Walk – Saturday, November 10, 2018, on the Boardwalk, starting at the museum at south end of boardwalk to 15th Street and back.  Sign-in/registration is at 8am, the race begins at 9am.  A 5K is 3.1 miles. Registration is $25.  Register at octrirunning.com.  For more information, visit ocmuseum.org.