Sep
1
Sun
Northside Park Fireworks @ Northside Park
Sep 1 @ 9:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Beach Fireworks

June 16, 2019 – September 1, 2019

NORTHSIDE PARK FIREWORKS

Join us at Sundaes in the Park located at 125th Street! Concert will begin at 7 p.m. Fireworks will begin at 9 p.m.

  • June 16, 23, 30
  • July 7, 14, 21, 28
  • Aug 4, 11, 18, 25, Sept 1
Sep
19
Thu
Sunfest 45th Anniversary @ Inlet Lot
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Sunfest Ocean City

SUNFEST

SEPTEMBER 19–22, 2019

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rated #1 of the 100 Best Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the country by “Sunshine Artist Magazine
– America’s Premier Art & Craft Show Magazine”

 

Sunfest celebrates its 45th year as Ocean City’s biggest and best festival. Sunfest artists will delight your senses with their art and craft creations. Demonstrating artists will amaze you with their unique talents. Over 30 food vendors will awaken your taste buds with delicious foods from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine and many more. Enjoy free live entertainment on two stages all day long. Children will enjoy hayrides and inflatables on the beach. Sunfest 2019 has something for everyone.

Admission to the four-day event is free! All entertainment is free with the exception of the headline acts, which start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Box Office Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by contacting TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT.

Sunfest Transportation

The Sunfest Express offers direct service for festival attendees traveling from the Roland E. Powell Convention Center to the Inlet Parking Lot. This is a non-stop express route that takes you directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $3 all day. Parking is free at the Convention Center south lot. Shuttles departs the lot every 30 minutes from 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes following the end of the evening’s last concert, Thursday through Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

Ride the Boardwalk tram directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $4 per person one-way. The tram runs from 10 a.m. to midnight on Thursday, Friday & Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

Due to limited parking around the festival, and for your convenience, park your vehicle for free at the following locations and catch the bus on Coastal Highway –
It’s the way to go! $3 all day

* Northside Park on 125th Street
* Municipal Lot at 100th Street

Take advantage of the Town’s Park & Ride location on Route 50 in West Ocean City. Park your car for free and hop on the non-stop shuttle to Sunfest $3 all day.

If you require special assistance with handicapped transportation, please call 410-723-1606.

While at Sunfest, be sure to visit the Official Event Merchandise Tent located just inside the Main Entrance. Don’t forget your official Sunfest tee! Youth and Adult sizes through 4XL are available.

For more information about Sunfest call the Ocean City Recreation & Parks Department at 410-250-0125, or toll-free 1-800-626-2326.

Sep
20
Fri
Sunfest 45th Anniversary @ Inlet Lot
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Sunfest Ocean City

SUNFEST

SEPTEMBER 19–22, 2019

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rated #1 of the 100 Best Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the country by “Sunshine Artist Magazine
– America’s Premier Art & Craft Show Magazine”

 

Sunfest celebrates its 45th year as Ocean City’s biggest and best festival. Sunfest artists will delight your senses with their art and craft creations. Demonstrating artists will amaze you with their unique talents. Over 30 food vendors will awaken your taste buds with delicious foods from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine and many more. Enjoy free live entertainment on two stages all day long. Children will enjoy hayrides and inflatables on the beach. Sunfest 2019 has something for everyone.

Admission to the four-day event is free! All entertainment is free with the exception of the headline acts, which start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Box Office Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by contacting TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT.

Sunfest Transportation

The Sunfest Express offers direct service for festival attendees traveling from the Roland E. Powell Convention Center to the Inlet Parking Lot. This is a non-stop express route that takes you directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $3 all day. Parking is free at the Convention Center south lot. Shuttles departs the lot every 30 minutes from 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes following the end of the evening’s last concert, Thursday through Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

Ride the Boardwalk tram directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $4 per person one-way. The tram runs from 10 a.m. to midnight on Thursday, Friday & Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

Due to limited parking around the festival, and for your convenience, park your vehicle for free at the following locations and catch the bus on Coastal Highway –
It’s the way to go! $3 all day

* Northside Park on 125th Street
* Municipal Lot at 100th Street

Take advantage of the Town’s Park & Ride location on Route 50 in West Ocean City. Park your car for free and hop on the non-stop shuttle to Sunfest $3 all day.

If you require special assistance with handicapped transportation, please call 410-723-1606.

While at Sunfest, be sure to visit the Official Event Merchandise Tent located just inside the Main Entrance. Don’t forget your official Sunfest tee! Youth and Adult sizes through 4XL are available.

For more information about Sunfest call the Ocean City Recreation & Parks Department at 410-250-0125, or toll-free 1-800-626-2326.

Sep
21
Sat
Sunfest 45th Anniversary @ Inlet Lot
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Sunfest Ocean City

SUNFEST

SEPTEMBER 19–22, 2019

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rated #1 of the 100 Best Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the country by “Sunshine Artist Magazine
– America’s Premier Art & Craft Show Magazine”

 

Sunfest celebrates its 45th year as Ocean City’s biggest and best festival. Sunfest artists will delight your senses with their art and craft creations. Demonstrating artists will amaze you with their unique talents. Over 30 food vendors will awaken your taste buds with delicious foods from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine and many more. Enjoy free live entertainment on two stages all day long. Children will enjoy hayrides and inflatables on the beach. Sunfest 2019 has something for everyone.

Admission to the four-day event is free! All entertainment is free with the exception of the headline acts, which start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Box Office Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by contacting TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT.

Sunfest Transportation

The Sunfest Express offers direct service for festival attendees traveling from the Roland E. Powell Convention Center to the Inlet Parking Lot. This is a non-stop express route that takes you directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $3 all day. Parking is free at the Convention Center south lot. Shuttles departs the lot every 30 minutes from 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes following the end of the evening’s last concert, Thursday through Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

Ride the Boardwalk tram directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $4 per person one-way. The tram runs from 10 a.m. to midnight on Thursday, Friday & Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

Due to limited parking around the festival, and for your convenience, park your vehicle for free at the following locations and catch the bus on Coastal Highway –
It’s the way to go! $3 all day

* Northside Park on 125th Street
* Municipal Lot at 100th Street

Take advantage of the Town’s Park & Ride location on Route 50 in West Ocean City. Park your car for free and hop on the non-stop shuttle to Sunfest $3 all day.

If you require special assistance with handicapped transportation, please call 410-723-1606.

While at Sunfest, be sure to visit the Official Event Merchandise Tent located just inside the Main Entrance. Don’t forget your official Sunfest tee! Youth and Adult sizes through 4XL are available.

For more information about Sunfest call the Ocean City Recreation & Parks Department at 410-250-0125, or toll-free 1-800-626-2326.

Sep
22
Sun
Sunfest 45th Anniversary @ Inlet Lot
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Sunfest Ocean City

SUNFEST

SEPTEMBER 19–22, 2019

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rated #1 of the 100 Best Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the country by “Sunshine Artist Magazine
– America’s Premier Art & Craft Show Magazine”

 

Sunfest celebrates its 45th year as Ocean City’s biggest and best festival. Sunfest artists will delight your senses with their art and craft creations. Demonstrating artists will amaze you with their unique talents. Over 30 food vendors will awaken your taste buds with delicious foods from famous Eastern Shore delicacies to pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine and many more. Enjoy free live entertainment on two stages all day long. Children will enjoy hayrides and inflatables on the beach. Sunfest 2019 has something for everyone.

Admission to the four-day event is free! All entertainment is free with the exception of the headline acts, which start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets will be on sale at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Box Office Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by contacting TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT.

Sunfest Transportation

The Sunfest Express offers direct service for festival attendees traveling from the Roland E. Powell Convention Center to the Inlet Parking Lot. This is a non-stop express route that takes you directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $3 all day. Parking is free at the Convention Center south lot. Shuttles departs the lot every 30 minutes from 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes following the end of the evening’s last concert, Thursday through Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

Ride the Boardwalk tram directly to the Sunfest grounds for only $4 per person one-way. The tram runs from 10 a.m. to midnight on Thursday, Friday & Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

Due to limited parking around the festival, and for your convenience, park your vehicle for free at the following locations and catch the bus on Coastal Highway –
It’s the way to go! $3 all day

* Northside Park on 125th Street
* Municipal Lot at 100th Street

Take advantage of the Town’s Park & Ride location on Route 50 in West Ocean City. Park your car for free and hop on the non-stop shuttle to Sunfest $3 all day.

If you require special assistance with handicapped transportation, please call 410-723-1606.

While at Sunfest, be sure to visit the Official Event Merchandise Tent located just inside the Main Entrance. Don’t forget your official Sunfest tee! Youth and Adult sizes through 4XL are available.

For more information about Sunfest call the Ocean City Recreation & Parks Department at 410-250-0125, or toll-free 1-800-626-2326.

Sep
26
Thu
Big Toys on the Boardwalk @ Located on the boardwalk around the amusement pier and Inlet Parking Lot
Sep 26 all-day

Big Toys on the Boardwalk

October 26, 2019

Located on the boardwalk around the amusement pier and Inlet Parking Lot

Here is an experience for the kid in all of us young or old. Ocean City will line the walkway around the amusement pier and overflow into the Inlet Parking Lot with vehicles to touch, climb in, take photos with and simply enjoy on Saturday, October 26th.

This O.C.toberfest event, now entering its fourth year, frees imaginations to run wild in Ocean City. Kids of all ages are welcome to come to Ocean City’s Boardwalk and Inlet Lot to take the seat and feel what it’s like to sit behind the wheel of unique and awesome machines. The Town brings out their most unusual vehicles and is joined by friends with their big toys: construction equipment, emergency vehicles, muscle cars, race boats, and more – even a helicopter will be on site!

For more information or to display your toy, please call 410-250-0125

Sep
29
Sun
Mid-Atlantic Symphony “From Movie Themes to Classics” @ Performing Arts Center
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Mid-Atlantic Symphony “From Movie Themes to Classics”

September 29, 2019

An American Premiere by an Argentine-American composer opens our season! Lalo Schifrin, known for his legendary film scores, such as Mission Impossible and Bullitt, is also a wonderful concert music composer. His mandolin concerto has been commissioned by Europe’s foremost mandolinist, Vincent Beer-Demander, whose enthralling stage presence and virtuosity will certainly transport you. As a companion piece, we will play Nicolas Mazmanian’s Mission Impossible Variations, and we will close the concert with Beethoven’s Olympian Symphony No. 7, which Wagner called “the apotheosis of dance”.

  • Nicolas Mazmanian, Mission Impossible Variations
  • Lalo Schifrin, Mandolin Concerto
  • Ludwig Van Beethoven, Symphony No. 7

GUEST ARTIST: VINCENT BEER-DEMANDER, MANDOLIN

3pm @ the Ocean City Performing Arts Center / Doors Open 2:30pm

Tickets: $45 – Expected Ticket Sale on Wednesday, June 19th @ 10am

Oct
19
Sat
Drive in Disguise @ 26th Street and head south to the amusement pier.
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drive in Disguise

October 19, 2019

The Halloween Drive in Disguise parade will start from 26th Street and head south to the amusement pier.

Residents and visitors who are crazy about decorating for Halloween are invited to dress their vehicle in costume and ride down the Boardwalk during the annual Drive in Disguise parade on October 19th.

Participants will arrive at 26th Street and Baltimore Avenue by 2:45pm to stage for a 3:00pm departure at 26th Street on the historic Boardwalk. Vehicles will parade southward to the amusement pier area where participating cars will line up on the concrete part of the boardwalk north of the pier for an almost immediate start of Trunk or Treat. Prizes will be awarded by the Town of Ocean City for the most unique parade entries.

Trunk or Treat @ Located on the boardwalk north of the amusement pier
Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Trunk or Treat

October 19, 2019

Located on the boardwalk north of the amusement pier

Trunk or Treat will take place on the boardwalk south of Caroline Street and north of the amusement pier as the Drive in Disguise gets parked and set up. Drive in Disguise participants have the option of participating in this candy and treat give-away. The event is expected to begin at approximately 3:30pm and will last as long as the participants have treats to give – and it goes quickly.

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Nov
21
Thu
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
22
Fri
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 22 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
23
Sat
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
24
Sun
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
25
Mon
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 25 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
26
Tue
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 26 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
27
Wed
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
28
Thu
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 28 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
29
Fri
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 29 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Nov
30
Sat
Winterfest of Lights
Nov 30 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.,

Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Dec
1
Sun
Life-Saving Museum Holiday Open House @ Life-Saving Station Museum
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Life-Saving Museum Holiday Open House

December 1, 2019

Join us for our Holiday open House on Sunday, December 1st. The Museum will be open from 10:00 am -5:00 pm with FREE admission.

On Sunday, December 1st, the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum will be hosting its Annual Holiday Open House from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Families and friends can tour the museum with FREE admission, meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus, and visit author Bunk Mann who will be signing his newest book Ghosts in the Surf.

Bunk Mann will be making an appearance from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm for a book signing of his newly released Ghosts in the Surf. This pictorial history of Ocean City provides interviews and photographs from the summer of 1945 to the spring of 2019. Ghosts in the Surf, and Bunk’s first book Vanishing Ocean City, will be available for purchase during our Holiday Open House. The museum store will offer special sales on a wide variety of books, art, jewelry and other locally made products. This year Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at the museum from 12:30  to 2:30 pm and will be giving out coloring books to all who stop for a visit!  

The Life-Saving Station Museum is once again participating in the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s “The Shore Gives More” Giving Tuesday campaign. During our Holiday Open House, you will have the opportunity to give to this campaign! The money raised will directly fund our free summer programs allowing the museum to enhance the interactive and educational tools used for each program.

Enjoy the museum free of charge, shop local for your holiday gifts, meet a local author, visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, and give back to your favorite museum by participating in the Giving Tuesday campaign!

For more information visit our website www.ocmuseum.org or check out our Facebook Event Page for updates about the Holiday Open House.

 

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum

813 S. Atlantic Ave,

Ocean City, MD 21842