Mar
2
Fri
FIRST FRIDAY OPENING RECEPTION FOR JANUARY EXHIBITS @ OC CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Mar 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/

Mar
5
Mon
Mayor and City Council Regular Session @ City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Mayor and City Council meet for their Regular Session on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month. If Monday is a holiday, the meeting is held the following day. All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m.

Mar
6
Tue
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
8
Thu
Port Wardens Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Board of Port Wardens meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 2:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, located at 301 Baltimore Ave., Ocean City, MD.

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

All meetings begin at 6:00 pm and take place in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 301 Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD

Mar
9
Fri
OCEAN CITY FILM FESTIVAL @ OC Center for the Arts
Mar 9 – Mar 11 all-day

Ocean City Film Festival – June 9-11 at the OC Center for the Arts

The second annual film festival, hosted by the Art League of Ocean City, will feature over 100 films from a variety of filmmakers, locals, and from the other side of the planet.  The mission of this event is to showcase local and regional filmmakers.  the OCFF promotes diversity and uniqueness in its mission to engage the community with the world of film.  OCFF is the brainchild of local fimmaker William Strang-Moya, a 2013 graduate of Stephen Decatur High School, who hopes the event will grow and become an annual tradition at the resort.  The intimate event will feature short- and feature-length films with opportunities for the audience to meet the filmmakers and discuss their work.  Strang-Moya is encouraging submissions from local filmmakers to round out the entries he’s already received from other parts of Maryland and around the world. There is no entry fee.

Filmmakers may submit their entries until May 1 directly to Strang-Moya at [email protected]  For full details, visit ocmdfilmfestival.com.

Mar
13
Tue
Mayor and City Council Work Session @ City Hall
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Work Sessions are held at 1:00 p.m. the Tuesday prior to a Regular Monday night meeting. A closed session precedes each open session, traditionally beginning at 12:00 p.m. but subject to change if needed.

Mar
16
Fri
HOME, CONDO & OUTDOOR SHOW @ Convention Center
Mar 16 – Mar 18 all-day

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

OC FESTIVAL HANDBELL CONCERT @ Convention Center
Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm

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.

For more information, contact Debbie Henning at [email protected] or visit www.areaiii.org.

Mar
17
Sat
ST. PATRICK’S DAY BOARDWALK 5K @ Boardwalk
Mar 17 all-day

This event is a 5K run on the boardwalk.  Race starts at 9am.  Post-race celebration at Shenanigan’s Irish Pub on 4th Street.  For more information, contact Chris Klebe at 443-497-4324, www.octrirunning.com, or [email protected].

ST. PATRICK’S SCRAMBLE @ Eagle's Landing Golf Course
Mar 17 all-day

St. Patrick’s Scramble – Saturday, March 17, 2018

This is a 4-player scramble.  The entry fee includes green fee, cart, lunch and prizes.  Teams will play 6 holes from each Gold, White and Blue Tees.  Teams choose the holes they play from each of the tees.  30% of the team’s average handicap will be used.  Players may find that their ball lands in a clover.  If so this player’s team is truly lucky because their ball will be deemed holed!  Lunch will be served immediately following play.  The menu includes many Irish American favorites. Gross and net prizes will be awarded to the winning teams. The field is limited to the first 30 teams. To sign up, call the Pro Shop at 410-213-7277 or 800-283-3846.

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL
Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

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.

Mar
19
Mon
Mayor and City Council Regular Session @ City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Mayor and City Council meet for their Regular Session on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month. If Monday is a holiday, the meeting is held the following day. All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m.

Mar
20
Tue
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting
Mar 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
22
Thu
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

All meetings begin at 6:00 pm and take place in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 301 Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD

Mar
23
Fri
JOSH TURNER w/Special Guest Mo Pitney @ Convention Center
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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!

Mar
24
Sat
REACH THE BEACH NATIONALS: ALL-STAR PREP @ Convention Center
Mar 24 all-day

For more information, visit www.acdaspirit.com or www.theepicbrands.com.

Mar
26
Mon
FAMILY BEACH OLYMPICS @ 27TH STREET
Mar 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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.

OC BEACH DANCE PARTY @ CAROLINE STREET STAGE
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

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.

Mar
27
Tue
Mayor and City Council Work Session @ City Hall
Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Work Sessions are held at 1:00 p.m. the Tuesday prior to a Regular Monday night meeting. A closed session precedes each open session, traditionally beginning at 12:00 p.m. but subject to change if needed.