May
6
Thu
Springfest @ Inlet Lot
May 6 – May 9 all-day

Springfest

May 6-9, 2021

*Facial covering and social distancing is required.

Please also know that you must enjoy your food and beverages while being seated.

Each year, Springfest brings amazing headliners to the stage – buy your tickets at the Ocean City Convention Center Box Office or online at Ticketmaster. Disclaimer: ococean.com is a resale market and not the primary provider of the tickets.

Ticket prices may be higher than face value. Springfest celebrates arrival of spring and the upcoming summer season. Join us under the four huge big-top tents located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk, for a little fun in the sun at one of Maryland’s top Spring events.

EVENT HOURS (rain or shine!):

  • Thursday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Bring the whole family to Springfest. Find the perfect place to stay and book your Springfest weekend now! ADMISSION TO SPRINGFEST IS FREE!

May
8
Sat
Beachfest Volleyball Festival @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
May 8 – May 16 all-day

Beachfest Volleyball Festival

May 8-16, 2021

Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Come join us on the shore for Beachfest 2021!

Originating in Ocean City, MD with 40 teams in 2011, Beachfest has exploded in popularity over the past nine years reaching max capacity of 224 teams every year since 2018!! Expanding to Salisbury, Princess Anne and Snow Hill to accommodate the popularity, we try and keep our Ocean City roots in mind as we plan for the event each year. To ensure everyone has adequate time to enjoy the All-American City we utilize AM and PM waves, perfect for end of the season team bonding!

May 8-9, 2021 Divisions except 16’s
May 15-16, 2021 16’s Divisions only

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE TOURNAMENT?

May
14
Fri
Spring Family Movie Night in the Park @ Northside Park
May 14 all-day
Spring Family Movie Night in the Park @ Northside Park

Spring Family Movie Night in the Park

May 14, 2021

A movie will be played at Northside Park, right off the bay, on our giant projection movie screen on Friday, May 14th. The movie will begin after the sun sets and there will be concessions for sale. Don’t forget to bring your chairs or blanket. This is a free event and we welcome all ages!

May
20
Thu
Cruisin’ Ocean City @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center & Inlet Lot
May 20 – May 23 all-day

Cruisin’ Ocean City

May 20-23, 2021

30th Annual Cruisin’ Ocean City at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center & Inlet Lot

Car Show featuring Hot Rods, Customs, Muscle Cars and classics plus vendors, music, celebrities, entertainment and more!

  • $10/day Thursday & Sunday
  • $15/day Friday & Saturday

Show Hours

  • 9AM – 5PM

Call for more details / 410-798-6304

May
28
Fri
Spring Family Movie Night in the Park @ Northside Park
May 28 all-day
Spring Family Movie Night in the Park @ Northside Park

Spring Family Movie Night in the Park

May 28, 2021

A movie will be played at Northside Park, right off the bay, on our giant projection movie screen on Friday, May 28th. The movie will begin after the sun sets and there will be concessions for sale. Don’t forget to bring your chairs or blanket. This is a free event and we welcome all ages!

Summer Kick Off Ceremony @ Caroline Street & the Beach
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer Kick Off Ceremony @ Caroline Street & the Beach

Summer Kick Off Ceremony

May 28, 2021

Caroline Street & the Beach

11AM

The Town of Ocean City will be kicking off the summer season with a special ceremony honoring both veterans and front line healthcare workers who provided exceptional service through a challenging year. The ceremony will feature the display of a giant American flag as well as planting the first umbrella to kick off Ocean City’s summer season.

We welcome the public to join along the beach to honor and celebrate both veterans and front line heroes. Masks are required when social distancing is not possible.

 

United Beams of Light

Beginning May 28,  thirteen beams of light will be displayed at dusk downtown on the beach at North Division through May 31 to serve as a beacon for military personnel killed in service, as well as front line workers, and first responders.

***CANCELED*** Mox Nox (or Soon Comes the Night) @ Performing Arts Center
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm

Mox Nox (or Soon Comes the Night)

May 28, 2020 CANCELED Refunds will be given at the place of purchase.

Hosted at the Ocean City Performing Arts Center

  • Show Time: 8pm / Doors: 7:30pm
  • Tickets: $15 available at the Convention Center Box Office or online with Ticketmaster.

In a world of magical realism and rising water, two sisters are reunited at their family home. Mira, the caretaker sister, had to weather her mother’s death alone, and holds every childhood slight so close that she is literally burning from the inside out, shedding ashes and embers, as her wife, Amanda attempts to soothe her. Sister Deedee has returned to bring her fiancee, Pike, to safety, even as her memory is vanishing faster and faster. In this slowly drowning world, everyone is searching for higher ground. The sisters battle to the end, one unable to forget, the other unable to remember. Mox Nox is a play of lyrical magic and visual surprise, with characters who desperately need love and dry land. Mox Nox runs approximately 90 minutes without an intermission.

May
29
Sat
***CANCELED*** Mox Nox (or Soon Comes the Night) @ Performing Arts Center
May 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm

Mox Nox (or Soon Comes the Night)

May 29, 2021 CANCELED – Refunds will be given at the place of purchase.

Hosted at the Ocean City Performing Arts Center

  • Show Time: 8pm / Doors: 7:30pm
  • Tickets: $15 Available at the Convention Center Box Office or online with Ticketmaster.

In a world of magical realism and rising water, two sisters are reunited at their family home. Mira, the caretaker sister, had to weather her mother’s death alone, and holds every childhood slight so close that she is literally burning from the inside out, shedding ashes and embers, as her wife, Amanda attempts to soothe her. Sister Deedee has returned to bring her fiancee, Pike, to safety, even as her memory is vanishing faster and faster. In this slowly drowning world, everyone is searching for higher ground. The sisters battle to the end, one unable to forget, the other unable to remember. Mox Nox is a play of lyrical magic and visual surprise, with characters who desperately need love and dry land. Mox Nox runs approximately 90 minutes without an intermission.

Jun
1
Tue
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Jun
2
Wed
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Movies on the Beach @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront
Jun 2 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Beach @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront

Movies on the Beach

June 2, 2021 – August 25, 2021

Families can gather for a movie right on the beach Monday, Wednesday, and Friday nights all summer long – for FREE! In addition to the main event there will be music and entertainment with family friendly yard games like corn hole, ladder ball, spikeball, large connect four and more. Movies will start at approximately 8:30 p.m. or when dark. Movies will be shown on a gigantic screen on the beach. In the event of inclement weather, the movie and games will be cancelled.

Wednesdays at Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront: June 2 – August 25,

  • June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • July 7, 14, 21, 28
  • August 4, 11, 18, 25
Jun
3
Thu
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Family Beach Games @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Beach Games @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront

Family Beach Games

Bring the whole family out for an evening of interactive fun! Games include sand castle contests, tug-of-war, relays, and more! This fun and free event begins on the beach at 6:30 p.m. Parents are asked to stay with their children. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be cancelled.

Thursdays at Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront: June 3 – August 26

  • June 3, 10, 17, 24
  • July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  •  August 5, 12, 19, 26
Jun
4
Fri
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Jun
5
Sat
Battle at the Beach & Boardwalk II @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
Jun 5 – Jun 6 all-day

Battle at the Beach & Boardwalk II

June 5-6, 2021

Youth Basketball Tournament hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

One of the most popular events on the East Coast, has SOLD OUT for the last 8 years, 45 teams were turned away in 2019. in 2021 our event moved to the Ocean City Convention Center as well as Northside Park. Teams attended this special event from 11 different states, MD, VA, NC, PA, DE, WV, NJ, NY, CT, MA, OH as well as teams from Canada. This event is expected to be bigger and better than our 2019. Bring the family and enjoy one of the most popular vacation spots in the country all while playing in a top notch competitive basketball event.

OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Jun
7
Mon
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Jun
8
Tue
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Jun
9
Wed
OC Life-Saving Station Museum Programs @ OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum Summer Programs

Programs begin at 10:00 am

All programs are FREE

 

Daily Aquarium Program

Monday-Saturday

Time: 11:30 am

June 1st -August 31st

Daily Aquarium Program: Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

 

July 4th – August 28th

Monday: History of our Surfman

Learn about the U.S Life Saving Service and the heroic men who rescued ships in distress off the coast of Ocean City.

Tuesday: Beach Safety

Learn how to be safe in the surf and spell your name using semaphore. The famous Ocean City Beach Patrol is on hand with everything you need to know.

Wednesday: Knot Tying

Become an expert at nautical knots with help from the U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Thursday: All About Sharks

Discover what types of sharks are found off the coast of Ocean City!

Friday: Land Sky, & Sea

Learn how the island was formed, what birds fly overhead, and what creatures inhabit our ocean and coastal bays.

Saturday: Aquarium Feeding

Discover the wildlife that inhabits our ocean and coastal bays, as you watch our aquarium animals eat their morning meal.

Movies on the Beach @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront
Jun 9 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Beach @ Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront

Movies on the Beach

June 2, 2021 – August 25, 2021

Families can gather for a movie right on the beach Monday, Wednesday, and Friday nights all summer long – for FREE! In addition to the main event there will be music and entertainment with family friendly yard games like corn hole, ladder ball, spikeball, large connect four and more. Movies will start at approximately 8:30 p.m. or when dark. Movies will be shown on a gigantic screen on the beach. In the event of inclement weather, the movie and games will be cancelled.

Wednesdays at Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront: June 2 – August 25,

  • June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • July 7, 14, 21, 28
  • August 4, 11, 18, 25