Dec
8
Sun
Winterfest of Lights Jingle Bell 5K Run @ Northside Park
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Winterfest of Lights Jingle Bell 5K Run

December 8, 2019

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Sunday Evening 5K Run thru Ocean City’s Winterfest of Lights Show! Race start is 5:00pm on December 8, 2019 at Northside Park. Long Sleeve Race shirt, hot chocolate, cookies, and a ride thru the lights on the Winterfest Express after the race. This is the 5th year for this race and it keeps gaining popularity. Come out and start your Christmas cheer off the right way!!

Fees

  • 5K for Adults: $32
  • 5K ages 12 and under: $25

Packet Pickup and Post Race Party moved to a New location:
Abbey Burger Bistro
12601 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD

Packet Pickup Time and Day of Registration: 3:45pm-4:40pm

Jan
1
Wed
Penguin Swim @ Princess Royale Oceanfront Hotel, 91st Street in Ocean City, MD
Jan 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Penguin Swim

January 1, 2020

The Penguin Swim is a fun, annual event to support our not-for-profit community hospital. Each year, hundreds of Penguins raise funds to help the hospital provide the excellent quality care our community depends on. Individual and Team fundraising efforts by Penguin Swim participants enable Atlantic General to continue to provide that care, but they can’t do it alone! Business sponsors help make the event a great success as the Penguin Swim is one of our largest fundraisers in support of Atlantic General Hospital’s Mission to create a coordinated care delivery system that will provide access to quality care, personalized service, and education to improve individual and community health.

Fun for All Ages – fun and games will take place in the Atrium on the second floor. Awards for Top Fundraisers! Costume Contest! Gifts for Oldest/Youngest Penguins! Dollar Carnival Games!

Swimmers earn an official 2019 Penguin Swim short-sleeve t-shirt for their $25 registration fee. Additional prizes can be earned. Visit www.aghpenguinswim.org #OCPenguinSwim on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

Address/Venue: Princess Royale Oceanfront Hotel, 91st Street in Ocean City, MD

Time: The swim will take place at 1:00p.m. on the beach. ALL swimmers MUST register either online or in-person AND check-in to receive a wristband to gain access to the “Swim Area”!

Spectators can watch on the beach outside the “Swim Area”! Atrium fun and games open to all registrants, spectators, family and friends.

Come to advance check-in and registration at the Princess Royale in the Premier Lobby from 2:00-4:00p.m. on New Year’s Eve to be eligible for pre-registration incentive prizes!

Admission fees: The registration fee is $25.00 per swimmer. All registered swimmers will receive an official 2020 Penguin Swim T-shirt! Pre-Register by December 1st to guarantee size.

Contact Name: Joy Stokes, 410-641-9671, [email protected]

Jan
3
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
Jan 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

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

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Jan
18
Sat
Save Our Sunrise Public Hearing @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Save Our Sunrise Public Hearing

The proposed wind farms off the coast of Ocean City will be visible from our beachfront – impacting all residents, property owners and visitors. If the current proposal is approved, our natural viewshed is in danger of being destroyed and lost forever.

Make your Voice Heard!

Saturday, January 18th, 2020 | 12:00PM

Roland E. Powell Convention Center

4001 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD

Jan
21
Tue
Ocean City Blood Drive @ Convention Center
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Ocean City Blood Drive

January 21-22, 2020

Make Your Appointment Today!

Use sponsor code: OCCC

All presenting donors will receive a FREE limited edition long sleeve t-shirt. Available while supplies last. The first 150 donors to book an appointment will also receive a free gift. Door prize: two 42″ TVs.

  • Tuesday, January 21: 10AM – 6PM
  • Wednesday, January 22: 8AM – 4PM
Jan
22
Wed
Ocean City Blood Drive @ Convention Center
Jan 22 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Ocean City Blood Drive

January 21-22, 2020

Make Your Appointment Today!

Use sponsor code: OCCC

All presenting donors will receive a FREE limited edition long sleeve t-shirt. Available while supplies last. The first 150 donors to book an appointment will also receive a free gift. Door prize: two 42″ TVs.

  • Tuesday, January 21: 10AM – 6PM
  • Wednesday, January 22: 8AM – 4PM
Feb
2
Sun
Super Bowl Scramble @ Eagles Landing Golf Course
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Super Bowl Scramble

February 2, 2020

Ticket Price: $60 per player which includes green fees, cart and tailgate party. Prizes will be awarded for winning teams

Eagle’s Landing offers the opportunity for golfers to enjoy a fun and competitive round of golf prior to one of the greatest sporting events of the year, the Super Bowl. This is a very popular event for locals and visitors alike and sells out each year.

The event is a 4-player scramble with a unique scoring format. The team consists of a Coach, Quarterback, Running Back and Wide Receiver. Teams score points in the following manner: Touchdown (eagle) 6 points, Field Goal (birdie) 3 points, Extra Point (par) 1 point and Safety (bogey) –2 points. 30% of the “A” player’s handicap is the team offense.

Schedule
Tailgate Party at 9 AM (breakfast/brunch). Kick Off is at 10 AM (shotgun start). Also included is “Throw the Bomb” on the third hole and Melanie’s Blitz Soup served at half time.

Call the Golf Shop (410) 213-7277 or Email [email protected] to sign up.

Feb
7
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

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

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Mar
5
Thu
Ocean City Film Festival
Mar 5 – Mar 8 all-day

Ocean City Film Festival

March 5-8, 2020

The fourth annual film festival, hosted by the Art League of Ocean City, will feature 100 films by local and international filmmakers of every background and genre. Film screenings, parties, and workshops will take place at venues across the resort.

[email protected] [email protected]

  • Locations & Times: TBA
  • Admission: TBA
Mar
6
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

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

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Mar
14
Sat
***CANCELED*** St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Shenanigans Irish Pub
Mar 14 @ 7:30 am – 8:45 am

St. Patrick’s Day 5K

March 14, 2020  CANCELED

5K RACE INFORMATION

The 5 kilometer race will start on the OCMD boardwalk on 4th Street at 9:00 am directly behind Shenanigans Irish Pub. Same rules as last year, Exact start and finish are subject to change slightly depending on timing equipment requirements. The course will start running south toward the inlet, around pier, then down under the white tram station making a 180 degree turn back on the boardwalk heading north, past Shenanigans starting area, up to 16th st, then making another 180 degree turn heading south once again down the boards to the finish line at 4th st.

Race fee includes:

  • 5K race
  • Event runners style tech shirt
  • Race finishers ribbon
  • One Guiness drink ticket redeemable at Shenanigans Irish Pub (only for runners 21 years old and up)
  • Post race awards ceremony
  • Post race music and refreshments at Shenanigans Irish Pub

Packet pickup times and locations are:

  • Friday, March 13th 5:30pm – 8:00pm at Shenanigans Irish Pub. We will be accepting on-site registration during these hours.
  • Saturday, race day March 14th 7:30am – 8:40am at Shenanigans Irish Pub. “NO DAY OF REGISTRATION”
St. Patrick’s Irish Scramble @ Eagles Landing Golf Course
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

St. Patrick’s Irish Scramble

March 14, 2020

Ticket Price: $60 per player

Eagle’s Landing Golf Course – 9:30 AM – Shotgun Start

Lunch following play

Menu includes Irish/American-Irish Favorties

Format
4-Player Scramble. 30% of team average will be your handicap. Playing 6 holes from each Gold, White and Blue Tees. Teams choose the holes they play from each of the tees. Find the clover!

Call the Golf Shop to sign up (410) 213-7277

Mar
19
Thu
***CANCELED*** Town of Ocean City Seasonal Hiring Event @ 31901 TRI-COUNTY WAY WORCESTER ROOM
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Town of Ocean City Seasonal Hiring Event

March 19, 2020 ***CANCELED***

The job fair is FREE and open to the public. Candidates of all experience levels are encouraged to attend.

MARCH 19, 2020 10AM-2PM
31901 TRI-COUNTY WAY WORCESTER ROOM
SALISBURY, MD 21804

Hiring Departments Beach Patrol, Convention Center, Public Works Maintenance & Construction, Recreation, Solid Waste & Transportation

Mar
28
Sat
***POSTPONED*** Spring Clean-Up @ Town-wide - Residents Only
Mar 28 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

POSTPONED – FUTURE DATE TBA

SPRING CLEAN-UP INFORMATION

Ocean City’s bulk pick-up service offers a convenient way for residents to get rid of large household items, such as furniture, appliances, bicycles, carpet, etc., which cannot normally be loaded into a standard refuse truck. Yard debris and shrubs are also permitted, however; the maximum diameter of tree limbs accepted is three inches. Further, this effort does NOT include the pick-up of full size trees or the pick-up of large demolition/remodeling projects.

To participate, residents can place items curbside (staff does not go on private property to remove items) on Friday, March 27 for Saturday March 28 pick-up from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, March 29 pick-up from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Town is providing bulk pick-up free of charge during this period. At other times, cost for bulk pick-up is $20 per pick-up of one item, $30 for up to three items and $5 for each additional item. There will also be an amnesty program to collect fireworks, old ammunition and old weapons that residents may have in their household and need to be removed.

The Spring Clean-up service is provided for residents only, as commercial properties are not included in the Spring Cleanup effort. For more information, call the Town of Ocean City’s solid waste division at 410-524-0318.

Mar
29
Sun
***POSTPONED*** Spring Clean-Up @ Town-wide - Residents Only
Mar 29 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

POSTPONED – FUTURE DATE TBA

SPRING CLEAN-UP INFORMATION

Ocean City’s bulk pick-up service offers a convenient way for residents to get rid of large household items, such as furniture, appliances, bicycles, carpet, etc., which cannot normally be loaded into a standard refuse truck. Yard debris and shrubs are also permitted, however; the maximum diameter of tree limbs accepted is three inches. Further, this effort does NOT include the pick-up of full size trees or the pick-up of large demolition/remodeling projects.

To participate, residents can place items curbside (staff does not go on private property to remove items) on Friday, March 27 for Saturday March 28 pick-up from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, March 29 pick-up from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Town is providing bulk pick-up free of charge during this period. At other times, cost for bulk pick-up is $20 per pick-up of one item, $30 for up to three items and $5 for each additional item. There will also be an amnesty program to collect fireworks, old ammunition and old weapons that residents may have in their household and need to be removed.

The Spring Clean-up service is provided for residents only, as commercial properties are not included in the Spring Cleanup effort. For more information, call the Town of Ocean City’s solid waste division at 410-524-0318.

Apr
3
Fri
***CANCELED*** First Friday Opening Reception
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Friday Opening Reception

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

5PM – 7PM at the Center for Arts on 94th Street.

Apr
12
Sun
***CANCELED*** Easter Sunrise Service @ N. Division St and Boardwalk
Apr 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am

Easter Sunrise Service

April 12, 2020

6AM – 7AM, N. Division Street and the Boardwalk. Open to all.

Sponsored by Ocean City Christian Ministers Association.

For more information, contact Sean Davis at 410-289-6573 or [email protected].

Apr
18
Sat
***CANCELED*** Walk MS
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Walk MS

CANCELED

1-Mile and 5K walk on the Boardwalk from Worcester to 19th Streets to raise funds for Multiple Sclerosis research, programs and services.

Registration- 12:00pm; Walk Begins – 1:00pm

Admission fees:$0, but $100 if you would like an MS T-Shirt

Contact Lexi Bendyna, 202-375-5615, [email protected]

Apr
19
Sun
Spring Restaurant Week @ Ocean City businesses
Apr 19 – May 3 all-day

Spring Restaurant Week

April 19, 2020 – May 3, 2020

During Spring Restaurant Week, many Ocean City businesses will be offering special discounts!

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!

Apr
25
Sat
***CANCELED*** Komen More Than Pink Walk @ Hugh T. Cropper Inlet Parking Lot
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Komen More Than Pink Walk

CANCELED

Hugh T. Cropper Inlet Parking Lot

  • 7:30 am Walk Village Opens
  • 8:30 am Warm Up
  • 8:40 am Survivor Parade and Opening Ceremonies
  • 9:00 am Walk Begins

NEW! Registration is FREE for all participants! All those who register will receive a Komen wrap to use in the opening ceremonies.
Participants must fundraise at least $100 to receive a walk t-shirt, with the exception of survivors, who will receive a t-shirt regardless of fundraising.We hope everyone will fundraise this year to help us support local Delmarva breast health programs and research.