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

Spring Restaurant Week

POSTPONED

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!

May
1
Fri
First Friday Opening Reception
May 1 @ 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.

May
2
Sat
***CANCELED*** Island to Island Half Marathon / 5K
May 2 all-day

Island to Island Half Marathon / 5K

May 2, 2020

Ocean City Tri Running Sports will hold its annual Island to Island Half Marathon & 5K on Saturday, May 2nd starting at 7AM.

Click Here for Fee Schedule

HALF MARATHON RUNNERS ONLY
Saturday, May 2 at 5:15am-6:15am:
Runners will begin loading busses in alphabetical order using the letter starting with your last name. Location of bus pick up will be in the Ocean City Inlet Parking lot. Once you are loaded on the bus you will be transported to the Start Line located at Assateague Island State Park.
We Strongly Recommend you follow the bus Schedule as Follows:

Last Name Departure Time

A-H 5:15am
I-P 5:45am
Q-Z 6:15am

***CANCELED*** Crab Soup Festival @ Downtown OC in Somerset Plaza
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Crab Soup Festival

May 2, 2020

Outdoor festival featuring tastings from local restaurants. Live band, craft vendors and activities. Fun for the whole family. Beer and wine available.

  • *Entry to plaza is free, $15 to taste all soups
  • Downtown OC in Somerset Plaza,
  • Noon – 3PM

Contact Mary Ann Manganello, 410-289-1413, [email protected]

May
3
Sun
***CANCELED*** Dance Alley’s Annual Dance Performance (1PM & 6PM) @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Dance Alley’s Annual Dance Performance

May 3, 2020

Back In Time – A Trip Down Memory Lane

Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

  • 1PM & 6PM
  • Admission $15

Contact: Cheryl Hickman – 302.934.9071

May
5
Tue
***CANCELED*** Community Health Fair @ Convention Center
May 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Community Health Fair

May 5, 2020

Free health screenings – carotid, lipid profile, respiratory, bone density, skin cancer, hearing & much more!

FREE & Open to the Public! 8AM – 12:30PM at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Contact Melvin Friedman: 410-524-1177, [email protected]

May
9
Sat
****Postponed – Reschedule date TBD**** Volleyball Festival @ Convention Center
May 9 – May 10 all-day

Beachfest Volleyball Festival

May 9-10, 2020 Postponed – Reschedule date TBD

Head down the shore for our Beachfest volleyball tournament hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center.

This tournament originated in Ocean City, MD with 30 teams and has exploded in popularity over the past four years growing to 224 teams in 2019!! Expanding to Salisbury and Snow Hill to accommodate the popularity, we try and keep our Ocean City roots in mind by allowing each team to play in Ocean City one of the two days. Having an AM and PM wave is one of the great accommodations we provide to allow each team to get their time in the All-American City!

May
17
Sun
Ocean City Bridal Show @ Seacrets, 49th and de bay
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Ocean City Bridal Show

May 17, 2020

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, and Wedding Fashions by Sandal’s Bridal of Ocean City, Maryland. Seacrets Beach Cocktails are available for purchase! Vendors will be giving away Wedding Services and Gifts, including a Free Caribbean Cruise for Two, courtesy of Rox Beach Weddings.

1pm – 3:30pm at Seacrets, 49th and de bay

Admission: $12 online or $15 at the door

Contact: [email protected]

May
20
Wed
Fight the Bite 5K Run/Walk @ Inlet Parking Lot & Boardwalk
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Fight the Bite 5K Run/Walk

May 20, 2020

9 a.m. race start located at the Inlet Parking Lot & Boardwalk

This is the 5th Annual Lyme Awareness 5K Run/Walk on the Boards in Ocean City, Maryland. The event benefits “Fight the Bite”, a non-profit association dedicated to bringing awareness to the community about Lyme Disease and tick borne illness.

Participants and supporters may register on the morning of the event starting at 8 a.m. The race will begin at 9 a.m. Cash prizes for top overall finishers. Awards and post race refreshments are immediately following the race. Join us for the post party at the Cork Bar on Wicomico Street.

  • Online registration prior to 4/28/20 is $28.00
  • Day of the event registration fee is $34.00

Contact Angela Burke for more details, 410-443-0700 or [email protected]

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May
22
Fri
Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
May 22 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

May 22-24, 2020

Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Easter Kids Fun Fair: Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment including Benny the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunts, juggling shows, and more!

Art and Craft Show: Artists and crafters displaying unique and creative handcrafted items including photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and more!

  • Friday: 11AM -5PM
  • Saturday: 10AM – 5PM
  • Sunday: 10:30AM – 5 PM

Admission

  • $7 Adults
  • $6 Seniors (55 and up)
  • $4 Students (3 -18)
  • $2.00 Military, Police, and Fire (with ID)
  • FREE Admission for Children under 3

Contact [email protected]

May
23
Sat
Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

May 22-24, 2020

Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Easter Kids Fun Fair: Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment including Benny the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunts, juggling shows, and more!

Art and Craft Show: Artists and crafters displaying unique and creative handcrafted items including photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and more!

  • Friday: 11AM -5PM
  • Saturday: 10AM – 5PM
  • Sunday: 10:30AM – 5 PM

Admission

  • $7 Adults
  • $6 Seniors (55 and up)
  • $4 Students (3 -18)
  • $2.00 Military, Police, and Fire (with ID)
  • FREE Admission for Children under 3

Contact [email protected]

May
24
Sun
Easter Kids Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
May 24 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

May 22-24, 2020

Hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Easter Kids Fun Fair: Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment including Benny the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunts, juggling shows, and more!

Art and Craft Show: Artists and crafters displaying unique and creative handcrafted items including photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and more!

  • Friday: 11AM -5PM
  • Saturday: 10AM – 5PM
  • Sunday: 10:30AM – 5 PM

Admission

  • $7 Adults
  • $6 Seniors (55 and up)
  • $4 Students (3 -18)
  • $2.00 Military, Police, and Fire (with ID)
  • FREE Admission for Children under 3

Contact [email protected]

May
30
Sat
Virtual Fight the Bite 5K Run/Walk
May 30 all-day

Virtual Fight the Bite 5K Run/Walk

May 30, 2020

“HELP FIGHT THE BITE” Join us for the 5th annual event to raise awareness for Lyme disease!

HOW IT WORKS:

Please donate to Lyme Awareness thru our secure Paypal.For every $10 donated, your name will be entered into a virtual raffle to win a door prize basket! (3 Baskets Total, $30 = 3 entries)
Share this event with your friends on facebook!
Run your 5k anytime between May 1st and 30th.
Share a picture of your creative run or walk with us so we can post it on our social media.
Spread awareness!

For sponsorships or questions email: [email protected]

For any questions, call Angela Brainard Burke at 410-443-0700 or email: [email protected]. Sponsorship opportunites are also available.
Save the date and share with your friends and family!

Jun
5
Fri
Battle at the Beach & Boardwalk II @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day

Battle at the Beach & Boardwalk II

June 5-7, 2020

Youth Basketball Tournament hosted at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center

  • June 6: 8AM-9PM
  • June 7: 8AM-5PM

Admission: $10/Day or $18/Weekend

Mako Mania
Jun 5 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Mako Mania

June 5-7, 2020

The Mako Mania is a mako shark tournament with added entry levels for bluefish and thresher shark. This tournament is traditionally the start of the tournament season in Ocean City. Mako Mania was started in 1996 by Captain Steve Harman and continues to grow every year. The Mako Mania is unique in that boats of all sizes can compete with decent weather.

Daily weigh-ins will be held at Bahia Marina from 3:30PM – 7:30PM each fishing day.

Stop by, have a beverage and something to eat at FishTales while watching the sharks come in to be weighed!

First Friday Opening Reception
Jun 5 @ 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.

Jun
6
Sat
***CANCELED*** Sand Duels Beach Soccer Challenge @ Between Wicomico and N. Division Streets
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sand Duels Beach Soccer Challenge

June 6-7, 2020 CANCELED

The 2020 Sand Duels™ Beach Soccer, is a 5-on-5 soccer tournament. The Sand Duels™ Beach Soccer is the LARGEST sand soccer event in Ocean City, Maryland. The tournament is ideal because it enables younger players more opportunities to touch the ball than in regular games. Additionally, more experienced players get to develop their talents in a competitive, yet fun, environment.

And OH YEAH….it’s at the the BEACH !!!

WHERE:

Between Wicomico and N. Division Streets

Ocean City, Maryland

THIS IS ON SAND !!!

WHEN:

Saturday, June 6th, 2020— 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Boys & Girls U8-U13

Sunday, June 7th, 2020— 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Boys & Girls U14-U18 and all Adult Divisions

Please email [email protected] with any questions or concerns.

Mako Mania
Jun 6 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Mako Mania

June 5-7, 2020

The Mako Mania is a mako shark tournament with added entry levels for bluefish and thresher shark. This tournament is traditionally the start of the tournament season in Ocean City. Mako Mania was started in 1996 by Captain Steve Harman and continues to grow every year. The Mako Mania is unique in that boats of all sizes can compete with decent weather.

Daily weigh-ins will be held at Bahia Marina from 3:30PM – 7:30PM each fishing day.

Stop by, have a beverage and something to eat at FishTales while watching the sharks come in to be weighed!

Jun
7
Sun
***CANCELED*** Sand Duels Beach Soccer Challenge @ Between Wicomico and N. Division Streets
Jun 7 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sand Duels Beach Soccer Challenge

June 6-7, 2020 CANCELED

The 2020 Sand Duels™ Beach Soccer, is a 5-on-5 soccer tournament. The Sand Duels™ Beach Soccer is the LARGEST sand soccer event in Ocean City, Maryland. The tournament is ideal because it enables younger players more opportunities to touch the ball than in regular games. Additionally, more experienced players get to develop their talents in a competitive, yet fun, environment.

And OH YEAH….it’s at the the BEACH !!!

WHERE:

Between Wicomico and N. Division Streets

Ocean City, Maryland

THIS IS ON SAND !!!

WHEN:

Saturday, June 6th, 2020— 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Boys & Girls U8-U13

Sunday, June 7th, 2020— 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Boys & Girls U14-U18 and all Adult Divisions

Please email [email protected] with any questions or concerns.

Mako Mania
Jun 7 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Mako Mania

June 5-7, 2020

The Mako Mania is a mako shark tournament with added entry levels for bluefish and thresher shark. This tournament is traditionally the start of the tournament season in Ocean City. Mako Mania was started in 1996 by Captain Steve Harman and continues to grow every year. The Mako Mania is unique in that boats of all sizes can compete with decent weather.

Daily weigh-ins will be held at Bahia Marina from 3:30PM – 7:30PM each fishing day.

Stop by, have a beverage and something to eat at FishTales while watching the sharks come in to be weighed!