Delmarva Wool and Fiber Expo – Ocean City’s Winter Festival of all Fibers
February 9-11, 2018, at the Ocean City Convention Center
Hours: Friday 11-5; Saturday 10-5; Sunday 10-3
Admission: $5 weekend; $3 day
This unique and upscale wool and fiber expo will be held for three days at the Ocean City Convention Center. Vendors will not only have many one-of-a-kind hand created products, but will have all the materials available to make the products. There will be on-going demonstrations at most booths to demonstrate how mittens are knitted, how shawls are woven, or how wool is spun. Limited paid class offerings. Please join us for the most unusual shopping experience of the season.
The #1 indoor Boat Show on the Eastern Shore, featuring over 350 boats, electronics, dock builders, boat lifts, crafts, canvas, archery display, fishing rods, fishing tackle, paddle boards, artists, and food vendors. All proceeds go to area youth. All Optimists are volunteers. For more information, contact Charlie at [email protected] or visit www.ocboatshow.com.
Friday – 11am to 7pm
Saturday – 10am to 7 pm
Sunday – 10am to 5pm
Admission: $10 for adults; $1 for children
Hundreds of pros offering thousands of ideas…decorating, remodeling, accessorizing, and more! Compare and save…a must attend event for current and future homeowners. For more information, visit www.oceanpromotions.info or call 410-213-8090 or email [email protected].
Hours: Friday 12pm-6pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10:30am-3:30pm
Cost: Adults $7; Seniors 55+ $6; Kids 13 and under Free; Military, Police, Fire Free with ID
Concert of the Handbell Musicians of America, Area III, Ocean City Festival. Over 450 handbell ringers will play en masse under the guest conductor, Michael Helman. Registration required to participate in event. Concert: 5pm. Free admission.
A much anticipated Ocean City event! Everyone loves to be Irish at Ocean City’s famous parade. Marching units, floats, and local celebrities. Parade begins at 12pm and travels Coastal Hwy. from 60th Street to 44th Street. There will be a fun festival with food, drink and merriment at the 45th Street shopping area at 11am. For more information, contact Buck Mann at 410-289-6156.
Multi-platinum MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner is coming to the Ocean City Maryland Convention Center Friday March 23, 2018. Turner has sold more than 8 million units, is a disciple of traditional country music and one of the youngest members of the esteemed Grand Ole Opry. From his 2003 platinum-selling debut Long Black Train to his most recent 2017 Billboard No. 1 release, Deep South, Turner has garnered multiple GRAMMY, CMA, and ACM nominations. Turner’s hits include “Your Man,” “Why Don’t We Just Dance,” “Firecracker,” “Would You Go with Me,” “All Over Me,” “Time Is Love,” and his most recent “Hometown Girl.”
Josh Turner will be joined on stage by rising country music artist Mo Pitney. With hits like “Country” “Clean Up On Aisle Five” and “Boy And A Girl Thing” you won’t want to miss Mo!
Tickets for the Ocean City Josh Turner Concert with special guest Mo Pitney, Friday March 23, 2018, are on sale now and can be purchased by visiting the OC Box Office, calling Ticketmaster 1-800-551-SEAT or online at www.oceancityconcerts.com. For additional information visit oceancityconcerts.com. To be the first to know about concerts coming to Ocean City Maryland make sure to like Ocean City Concerts on Facebook!
Family Beach Olympics are back by popular demand! Bring the whole family out for these fun-filled activities. All skill levels welcome! Activities include sand castle contests, tug-of-war, relay games and more. All activities are free! Parents are asked to stay with their children. For more information, call Denise Ortega at 410-250-0125.
Tuesdays from June 26 to August 14 at 27th Street Beach from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.
Dance the evening away with live entertainment hosted by DJ Batman at Ocean City’s Caroline Street Stage on the beach by the Boardwalk! Grab your beach chair, blanket, and friends and head downtown for an evening of interactive entertainment. Come early to get a prime spot on the beach to enjoy the music and dance in the sand; adjacent to the best food offerings Ocean City’s Boardwalk has to offer! Tuesdays from 8pm to 9:30pm. This event is for all ages. For more information, call 410-250-0125 or 800-626-2326. Please consider using public transportation, as parking is limited in the downtown area.
Art & Craft Show – Exhibitors displaying unique handcrafted items including wearable art, jewelry, lawn & garden decor, toys, florals, fine art, caricatures, and more.
Easter Kids’ Fun Fair – Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment, including Beany the Easter Bunny, Easter egg hunts, magic, juggling, puppet shows, and more.
Annual OC Job Fair – 9am to 1pm
For more information, call the OC Chamber of Commerce at 410-213-0552.
Here comes Peter Cotton Tail, hoppin’ down Northside’s bunny trail…! Come celebrate the season by enjoying this fun holiday event! Activities include an egg hunt, arts and crafts, face painting, entertainment, game booths, egg dyeing, refreshments, and the Easter Bunny. Don’t miss out on this popular annual event sponsored by the OC Recreation Boosters.
WHO: Children 2-10 years and their families
DATE: Saturday, March 31, 2018
TIME: 1pm to 3pm
LOCATION: Northside Park
PRICES: OC Residents $6.00/Non-Residents $8.00
PROGRAM NOTES: Registration is limited
PROGRAM SUPERVISOR: Anna Duffey, 410-250-0125
Treasures of the Earth
Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show
Fine jewelry, fashion jewelry, sterling silver jewelry, wire-wrapped jewelry, beads, pearls, loose gemstones, minerals, crystals, fossils. For more information, contact Ellen White at 757-641-2124 or [email protected] or visit www.treasuresoftheearth.com. Admission is $5, age 16 and under are free.
Friday – Noon to 6pm
Saturday – 10am to 5pm
Sunday – 10am to 4pm
Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra
Heavenly Music: Mahler, Janice Changler, and Leon Fleisher
Concert – 3pm; Pre-Concert Lecture – 2:15pm
In the first half, the soloist is Leon Fleisher on the piano, and he will be performing Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12 in A Major. Also on that concert will be Egmont Overture composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven and on the second half Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 with guest soprano Janice Chandler.
Tickets: $40 & $45
Carvers & visitors from around the world convene for the most prestigious competition of contemporary wildfowl art. Event includes judging, benefit auction, classes & seminars, demonstrations, children’s activities and exhibitor booths of artisans & art supplies. View world class bird carvings and sculptures, bid on world class art at the benefit auction. Shop at over 100 exhibitor booths, and enjoy an abundance of kids activities at the Kids Corner. Admission. For more information, visit www.wardmuseum.org.
CELEBRATE FOUR FUN-FILLED DAYS AT SPRINGFEST!
What better way to kick off the summer season than with a FREE four-day festival in Ocean City, MD? Enjoy delicious food, live music and great rates on accommodations.
Each year, Springfest brings amazing headliners to the stage, including country music singer Trace Adkins! Check back for info on the other headliners and full entertainment schedule.
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.
- Thursday-Saturday: 10a.m. – 8p.m.
- Sunday: 10a.m. – 6p.m.