Sep
8
Wed
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers 1st Floor
Sep 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION – 2021
P O Box 158
Ocean City MD 21843
(410) 289-8859 Carter Finney – Zoning Analyst I & staff liaison

Sep
9
Thu
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier

Nao Santa Maria

August 12, 2021 – September 13, 2021

The Nao Santa Maria ship is set to arrive in Ocean City, Maryland on August 11, 2021. The ship will be open to the public from August 12th through September 13th.

4th Street Pier 10AM-8PM

Tickets are available at the dock or https://www.naosantamaria.org/ 

  • Adults: $15
  • Kids $5
  • Family $35

*Kids from 5-10 years old. Under 5 are free with an adult. Family ticket includes 2 adults and up to 3 kids that are 5-12 years old. Fourth child pays $5.

Board of Port Warden Meeting @ Council Chambers
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Board meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 2 PM in the
Council Chambers of City Hall
The following are the application deadlines and meeting dates.

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS – 2021
P O Box 158
Ocean City MD 21843
(410) 289-8859 Carter Finney – Zoning Analyst I and staff liaison

Sep
10
Fri
National Folk Festival @ Downtown Salisbury
Sep 10 – Sep 12 all-day

National Folk Festival

September 10-12, 2021

Downtown Salisbury – MDA Great American Festival Comes to Maryland’s Historic Eastern Shore

Make your plans now to join us in Salisbury, Maryland, for the National Folk Festival – one of America’s largest, most prestigious and longest-running celebrations of arts, culture, and heritage.

A free, large-scale three-day outdoor event, the National Folk Festival celebrates the roots, richness, and variety of American culture. It features over 350 of the national’s finest traditional musicians, dancers, craftspeople, and other keepers of culture in performances, workshops, and demonstrations, plus children’s activities, savory regional and ethnic cuisines and craft brews, non-stop participatory dancing, storytelling, parades, and more. Best of all, it’s FREE!

Music, Dance, and Cultural Traditions from Across America. With 35+ groups on seven performance stages, the Maryland Traditions Folklife Area, the Family Activities Area, the Festival Marketplace, and the Festival Food Courts, the National Folk Festival offers a jubilant array of experiences for all ages.T he festival embraces the heritage and traditions of all Americans, from those whose families have been here for centuries, or millennia, to those who have more recently arrived on our shores. Legendary masters, as well as the next generation of dynamic young artists, celebrate the musical soul and cultural roots of America.

Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier

Nao Santa Maria

August 12, 2021 – September 13, 2021

The Nao Santa Maria ship is set to arrive in Ocean City, Maryland on August 11, 2021. The ship will be open to the public from August 12th through September 13th.

4th Street Pier 10AM-8PM

Tickets are available at the dock or https://www.naosantamaria.org/ 

  • Adults: $15
  • Kids $5
  • Family $35

*Kids from 5-10 years old. Under 5 are free with an adult. Family ticket includes 2 adults and up to 3 kids that are 5-12 years old. Fourth child pays $5.

Wine on the Beach @ Inlet parking lot in Ocean City, Maryland
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Wine on the Beach

September 10-11, 2021

Sept 10 & 11, 2021 at the Inlet parking lot in Ocean City, Maryland
11am to 7pm each day
Maryland Wineries, more craft vendors and fine artists, and improved access to the oceanfront festival combine to make the upcoming fall classic the best by far. It promises to be the most enjoyable yet.

“As disappointed as we were not to have a festival in 2020, we are doubly pleased with the improved celebrations we can offer in 2021.” Wineries from Maryland, will be bringing a full range of products for festival-goers to sample and purchase — by the glass, bottle or case.

As attendance continues to grow, organizers have scrambled to keep the lines moving and reduce waiting. We improved and expanded the festival layout, Also better admission procedure promises to facilitate entrance and enhance the festival experience. Online ticket sales are offered at a reduced price, advance tickets are available on the festival website.

We are heartened by vaccine approvals and will apply whatever practices are recommended at that time. Suggestions are as follows, wear a mask in crowded areas, practice social distancing when possible, wash and sanitize hands often.

No pets, coolers or outside food or beverages. All bags subject to search. You may bring chairs, blankets, small tables and small umbrellas.

General admission includes a souvenir wine glass, samplings of wine, and on-stage entertainment. Perennial favorite Bird Dog and the Road Kings will perform both days, along with other regional bands.

Buy Tickets HERE
 

Sep
11
Sat
9/11 Memorial Service
Sep 11 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am

9/11 Memorial Service

September 11, 2021

Join Ocean City in commemorating the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001. Volunteers of the Ocean City Fire Department will gather around the Fire Fighter Memorial at North Division Street on September 11, 2021 to honor all that have served in public safety and for all that lost their life on September 11th twenty years ago.

Ocean City will be shining their own “Remembrance Beams of Light” each evening from the Fire Fighter Memorial from September 9th – 11th.

 

Thursday, September 9th, 2021

  • 7PM: Lighting Ceremony
  • 7:30PM: “Remembrance Beams of Light” The iconic twin pillars, light up the Ocean City Skyline.
  • 7:35PM – 9:35PM: September 11th, Video Tributes and Fire Fighter Tributes continuous play of 3 to 5 minutes clips, projected on to the GIANT Parks & Recreation “Movies on beach” movie screen at the Memorial in the sand.

 

Friday, September 10th, 2021

  • 7PM: “Remembrance Beams of Light” The iconic twin pillars, light up the Ocean City Skyline.
  • 7:35PM – 10PM: September 11th, Video Tributes and Fire Fighter Tributes continuous play of 3 to 5 minutes clips, projected on to the GIANT Parks & Recreation “Movies on beach” movie screen at the Memorial in the sand.

 

Saturday, September 11th, 2021

  • 8:30AM: Formation of fire fighters and guests at the Ocean City Fire Fighter Memorial, located at North Division St. & Boardwalk
  • 8:40AM: Welcome and Service Commencement
  • 10:45AM: Memorial Service Dismissal
  • 7:30PM: “Remembrance Beams of Light” The iconic twin pillars, light up the Ocean City Skyline.
  • 7:35PM – 10PM: September 11th, Video Tributes and Fire Fighter Tributes continuous play of 3 to 5 minutes clips, projected on to the GIANT Parks & Recreation “Movies on beach” movie screen at the Memorial in the sand.
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier

Nao Santa Maria

August 12, 2021 – September 13, 2021

The Nao Santa Maria ship is set to arrive in Ocean City, Maryland on August 11, 2021. The ship will be open to the public from August 12th through September 13th.

4th Street Pier 10AM-8PM

Tickets are available at the dock or https://www.naosantamaria.org/ 

  • Adults: $15
  • Kids $5
  • Family $35

*Kids from 5-10 years old. Under 5 are free with an adult. Family ticket includes 2 adults and up to 3 kids that are 5-12 years old. Fourth child pays $5.

Wine on the Beach @ Inlet parking lot in Ocean City, Maryland
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Wine on the Beach

September 10-11, 2021

Sept 10 & 11, 2021 at the Inlet parking lot in Ocean City, Maryland
11am to 7pm each day
Maryland Wineries, more craft vendors and fine artists, and improved access to the oceanfront festival combine to make the upcoming fall classic the best by far. It promises to be the most enjoyable yet.

“As disappointed as we were not to have a festival in 2020, we are doubly pleased with the improved celebrations we can offer in 2021.” Wineries from Maryland, will be bringing a full range of products for festival-goers to sample and purchase — by the glass, bottle or case.

As attendance continues to grow, organizers have scrambled to keep the lines moving and reduce waiting. We improved and expanded the festival layout, Also better admission procedure promises to facilitate entrance and enhance the festival experience. Online ticket sales are offered at a reduced price, advance tickets are available on the festival website.

We are heartened by vaccine approvals and will apply whatever practices are recommended at that time. Suggestions are as follows, wear a mask in crowded areas, practice social distancing when possible, wash and sanitize hands often.

No pets, coolers or outside food or beverages. All bags subject to search. You may bring chairs, blankets, small tables and small umbrellas.

General admission includes a souvenir wine glass, samplings of wine, and on-stage entertainment. Perennial favorite Bird Dog and the Road Kings will perform both days, along with other regional bands.

Buy Tickets HERE
 

Sep
12
Sun
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier

Nao Santa Maria

August 12, 2021 – September 13, 2021

The Nao Santa Maria ship is set to arrive in Ocean City, Maryland on August 11, 2021. The ship will be open to the public from August 12th through September 13th.

4th Street Pier 10AM-8PM

Tickets are available at the dock or https://www.naosantamaria.org/ 

  • Adults: $15
  • Kids $5
  • Family $35

*Kids from 5-10 years old. Under 5 are free with an adult. Family ticket includes 2 adults and up to 3 kids that are 5-12 years old. Fourth child pays $5.

Sep
13
Mon
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Nao Santa Maria @ 4th Street Pier

Nao Santa Maria

August 12, 2021 – September 13, 2021

The Nao Santa Maria ship is set to arrive in Ocean City, Maryland on August 11, 2021. The ship will be open to the public from August 12th through September 13th.

4th Street Pier 10AM-8PM

Tickets are available at the dock or https://www.naosantamaria.org/ 

  • Adults: $15
  • Kids $5
  • Family $35

*Kids from 5-10 years old. Under 5 are free with an adult. Family ticket includes 2 adults and up to 3 kids that are 5-12 years old. Fourth child pays $5.

Sep
14
Tue
Mayor and City Council Work Session Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Work Sessions are held at 1:00 p.m. the Tuesday prior to a Regular Monday night meeting. A closed session precedes each open session, traditionally beginning at 12:00 p.m. Meeting dates are subject to change.

Sep
15
Wed
OC Bikefest
Sep 15 – Sep 19 all-day

OC Bikefest

September 15-19, 2021

Visit https://ocbikefest.com/ for event details.

Board of Adjustments & Appeals Meeting @ Council Chambers
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Board of Adjustments & Appeals Meeting

*(as needed) First and/or Third Wednesday 3PM

Sep
20
Mon
Mayor & City Council Regular Council Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Mayor and City Council traditionally meet for Regular Sessions on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month. If Monday is a holiday, the meeting is held the following day. All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. Meeting dates are subject to change.

Sep
21
Tue
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers 1st Floor
Sep 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION – 2021
P O Box 158
Ocean City MD 21843
(410) 289-8859 Carter Finney – Zoning Analyst I & staff liaison

Sep
23
Thu
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS – 2021
P O Box 158
Ocean City MD 21843
(410) 289-8859 Carter Finney – Zoning Analyst I and staff liaison

Sep
26
Sun
Mid Atlantic Symphony – A Heroic Return @ Performing Arts Center
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Proof of COVID Vaccine must be shown to attend

Concert Title: A Heroic Return

Description: The Mid-Atlantic Symphony will present its season-opening concert at the Performing Arts Center in Ocean City, Maryland on Sunday, September 26th at 3 PM. The concert, in dedication to the victims who lost their lives as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, will feature Modest Mussorsky’s Overture to Khovanshchina, and Maurice Ravel’s Tombeau de Couperin. Concluding the concert, the orchestra will perform Ludwig Van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 known as the Eroica. The 2nd movement of the symphony Beethoven wrote as a funeral march, in which we will remember the victims of the pandemic.

Sep
28
Tue
Mayor and City Council Work Session Meeting @ City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Work Sessions are held at 1:00 p.m. the Tuesday prior to a Regular Monday night meeting. A closed session precedes each open session, traditionally beginning at 12:00 p.m. Meeting dates are subject to change.