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
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
30
Fri
EASTER KIDS’ FUN FAIR AND ART & CRAFT SHOW @ Convention Center
Mar 30 – Mar 31 all-day

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.

For more information, call 410-213-8090, visit www.oceanpromotions.info or email [email protected].

Mar
31
Sat
OC JOB FAIR @ Convention Center
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Annual OC Job Fair – 9am to 1pm

For more information, call the OC Chamber of Commerce at 410-213-0552.

Apr
6
Fri
REACH THE BEACH NATIONALS: ALL-STAR COLLEGE @ Convention Center
Apr 6 – Apr 8 all-day

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

Apr
20
Fri
GEM, MINERAL, AND JEWELRY SHOW @ Convention Center
Apr 20 – Apr 22 all-day

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

Apr
22
Sun
MID-ATLANTIC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ OC Performing Arts Center
Apr 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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

Apr
27
Fri
WARD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CARVING COMPETITION @ Convention Center
Apr 27 – Apr 29 all-day

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.

May
8
Tue
32nd Annual Ocean City Community Health Fair @ Convention Center
May 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

The Health Fair will offer free health screenings, lipid profiles and education.

May
12
Sat
BEACHFEST VOLLEYBALL FESTIVAL @ Convention Center
May 12 – May 13 all-day

Join us for a fun, competitive indoor volleyball tournament in Ocean City, MD, and surrounding area.  Hope you can join us for an amazing fun-filled weekend!  To register, visit the BEACHFEST website: http://webuildyouplay.com/event/beachfest-tournament/.  For more information, contact Richard Comly at [email protected]

This event has the Carousel Group as the Host Hotel Group.

THE RAT PACK TOGETHER AGAIN! @ OC Performing Arts Center
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

A thrilling night of great music and song.  Experience Frank, Dean, and Sammy perform with their 8-piece Big Band, Swingtopia.  The Rat Pack will perform all their wonderful songs, comedy, and sketches.  A great show you don’t want to miss – the music that inspired and thrilled an entire generation!  Rat Pack Together Again! brings these characters to life before your very eyes.  For more information, visit www.ratpacktogetheragain.com.

Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 7:30pm at the OC Performing Arts Center, located in the OC Convention Center.

Ticket prices are $35 & $45.

May
17
Thu
CRUISIN’ OCEAN CITY @ Convention Center
May 17 – May 20 all-day

This popular car show features over 3,400 hot rods, customs, classics, street machines, muscle cars and more. Live entertainment, celebrity guests, special attractions, boardwalk parades, manufacturers vendor midway and more.  Admission.  Boardwalk Parades on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday mornings from 7am to 10am.  So many things to see and do, so make sure you cruise on down to Ocean City, MD, for the 27th Annual Cruisin’ Ocean City.  For additional information, visit www.cruisinoceancity.com, or call 410-289-2800 or 800-626-2326.

HERMAN’S HERMITS @ Performing Arts Center
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone

Universally regarded as one of Rock and Roll’s finest and most versatile entertainers, Peter Noone is second to none!  Star of stage, screen, and record, Noone’s performances are the stuff of legend, deftly delivering a broad palette of music, all gems that, through his voice, defined a generation.  Herman’s Hermits, starring Peter Noone, is a must-see concert experience.  Rock’s premiere raconteur packs plenty of puns, but pulls no punches with his music.  Over 60 million records sold!  20 Top 40 Hits, including: “I’m Henry VIII, I Am”, “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got a Lovely Daughter”, “There’s a Kind of Hush”, “I’m Into Something Good”, “Silhouettes”, “Wonderful World”, “Just a Little Bit Better”, “I Can Take or Leave Your Loving”, “A Must to Avoid”, and “Listen People”.  Don’t miss Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone!

Tickets: $29, $39, $49

May
23
Wed
BROWN BOX THEATRE PRESENTS: BROADWAY JUKEBOX @ OC Performing Arts Center
May 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us for this musical theatre cabaret event.  With almost 30 Broadway songs to choose from, each performance is unique based on the selection of that evening’s audience.  Upon arrival, each audience member votes for their top three choices from a series of different musical theatre categories, including “The Golden Age,” “Contemporary Musicals,” “Disney on Broadway,” and more.  Brown Box curates that night’s show on the spot in this interactive, family-friendly evening, where we perform what YOU consider the best of Broadway.

Show time: 8:00pm

Tickets: $15 (On sale now)

May
26
Sat
SPRING ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW @ Convention Center
May 26 – May 27 all-day

Ocean City’s only Memorial Day weekend craft show, featuring vendors displaying garden accessories, jewelry, candles, florals, nautical items, wood crafts & homemade items.  Also, handmade chocolates, fudge, and dip mixes.  For more information, contact Janice Cropper at 410-213-0735 or [email protected]. Free admission.

Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 4pm

Jun
18
Mon
MARYLAND STATE FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION CONVENTION @ OC Convention Center
Jun 18 – Jun 20 all-day

Annual convention and conference for the State of Maryland Fire and Rescue Services.  Annual meeting, exhibits, training opportunities, and seminars are available.  The public is invited to come in and meet the firemen and see exhibits Monday thru Wednesday.  The Memorial Service is Sunday at 7pm.  The Opening Ceremonies are Monday at 8:30am.  The Exhibits are Monday and Tuesday from 9am-4pm and Wednesday from 9am to noon.  The Annual Parade is Wednesday at 1 p.m.  Equipment, bands, & floats (approx. 3 hours).  For more information, visit www.msfa.org.

Jun
23
Sat
OC CAR & TRUCK SHOW @ OC Convention Center
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day

One of the East Coast’s largest automotive and culture events comes to Ocean City with the most amazing vehicles that grace the pages of your favorite automotive magazines. From tuners to exotics, from trick trucks to slammed SUV’s, from crazy classics to super bikes, the OC Car Show has something for everyone. Combine that with top name companies with interactive displays, vendors with everything for your ride and Ocean City’s biggest name performances live on the OC Car Show Stage, the event is great entertainment. For updates on artists and special guest appearances, visit www.occarshow.com.  Tickets sold at the door.  Admission.  For more information, contact Brad Hoffman at 410-213-9473 or visit www.occarshow.com.

Jul
27
Fri
GREEK FESTIVAL @ OC Convention Center
Jul 27 – Jul 29 all-day

Delmarva’s Largest GREEK FESTIVAL!

This is the 29th year that the Roland E. Powell Convention Center, located on 40th Street & the bay, will be transformed into a place for “All things Greek”, feeding and entertaining thousands of Delmarva tourists and local families alike.

Doors open daily at 12 noon to feed hungry Greek Festival goers authentic traditional Greek cuisine.  All menu items are available for lunch or dinner times, dine in or carry out, including: Baked Lemon Chicken, Lamb Shank, Keftedes, Dolmathes, Spanakopita, Tiropitas, Greek Salad, Pastitsio, Moussaka and Gyro Sandwich.

Have a leisurely lunch and shop from the many unique vendors of jewelry, imports and art. Then hit the beach and come back for dinner and dancing when the place really rocks, after 5pm, to the Greek sounds of Golden Flame.  Not shy? Grab a hand and dance! A little shy? Enjoy watching the others dance, especially the Authentic Greek Dance Performers.

Feelin lucky? Buy a ticket or two for “The Best Odds in Town 1:200 chance to win up to $10,000”, enough for your own Greek vacation!

For dessert, enjoy a REAL Greek Coffee and some sweets from the amazing selection of pastries or have a hot bowl of fresh loukoumathes (fried dough puffs topped with honey syrup and cinnamon) or our Festival famous rice pudding, or one of each!  To extend your Greek Festival experience, stock up on pastries like Baklava and Greek cookies, they freeze great (if they last that long)!

Admission is FREE!

Plenty of free parking, air-conditioned hall, handicap access, ATM on site.  Visa/Mastercard/Discover accepted for food and vendor purchases.

For more information, visit www.oceancitygreekfestival.com or call 410-524-0990.  You can also visit us on Facebook at Greek Festival Ocean City Maryland.  Festival proceeds benefit community and ministry programs of St. George Greek Orthodox Church.