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
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.
The event is open for all Worcester County residents 50 and older and tickets are available (in advance only) for $15.00 / person (Tickets limited to 100 people/ first come first served). Including in the price of the ticket is social time, dinner catered by Decatur Diner, door prizes, and live jazz entertainment (see attached poster).
Tickets can be purchased at the Ocean City Senior Center by calling 410.289.0824 (cash/check / money order).
This is a fun event! Meet the Beach’s top wedding vendors in a tropical bayside setting. Enjoy free appetizer and dessert samples, vibrant entertainment, dance demonstrations, Bridal Fashion Expo and Men’s Formal Wear display. Feeling adventurous? Seacrets Beach Cocktails are available for purchase! Vendors will be giving away prizes and gifts, including a Free Caribbean Cruise for Two from Rox Beach Weddings. 1pm to 4pm. $9 online or $10 cash at the door. For more information, contact Sean Rox at 410-289-7699 or [email protected] or visit www.roxbeach.com.
The 7th Annual Komen Maryland Ocean City Race for the Cure will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Ocean City, Maryland, on the iconic boardwalk beginning at the Inlet. The event features a competitive and recreational 5K run/walk, as well as a 1-mile family fun course to raise money for women and families who have been affected by breast cancer. Join the sea of pink and start a team, join a friend’s team, or join as an individual. It’s a great time with a great view for a great cause!
The Race Village and Registration opens at 7am and the Race starts at 9am.
Adults $30; Timed Runners add $5; Youths 11 and under $15. Register online at www.komenmd.org.
For more information, call Lori Yates at 410-938-8990, visit www.komenmd.org, or email [email protected]
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. For more information, visit www.oceancityrestaurantweek.com or call 410-289-6733.
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
Worcester County Humane Society annual fun event – walk-a-thon on the boards! All proceeds benefit the Ocean City area’s no-kill pet shelter. Bring your pet for a fun day on the boards to help the animals or adopt a shelter dog for the day by making arrangements prior to the walk-a-thon. Registration fee. 8am to 12pm, rain or shine! For more information, contact Sandy Summers at 443-235-5647 or visit www.worcestercountyhumanesociety.org.
Walk MS is a 5K and 1-mile fundraiser to raise funding for research, programs and services for the 15,000 individuals living with MS in Maryland, Washington DC, and Northern Virginia. The walk will begin at the Jolly Roger entrance on Philadelphia Ave. & 30th Street and participants will make their way to the boardwalk. The 1-mile walk turn-around point and rest stop will be between 24th Street and 25th Street. The 5K turn-around point and rest stop will be at 9th Street. Teams that raise $5,000 will receive a 10×10 pop-up tent, which will be set up near the Jolly Roger tents. The event will start off with registration and breakfast at 8am. For more information, contact Whitney at [email protected]
7:45-9:00am – Registration
8:00-8:45am – Entertainment, vendors, team pictures
8:45-9:00am – Opening Ceremonies
9:00am – Event Start – 1-mile and 5K
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
Maryland International Kite Expo
A great spectator and participant event! The Maryland International Kite Exposition will feature three fun-filled days of kite flying on the beautiful beaches of Ocean City, Maryland. For more information, call Jay Knerr at 410-289-7855 or visit www.kiteloft.com.
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.
Celebration with the Second Grade Children of Ocean City Elementary School.