Ocean City Christmas Parade Winners Announced
OCEAN CITY, MD – (December 9, 2019): If you weren’t in the holiday spirit before Saturday’s 37rd Annual Christmas Parade in Ocean City, there is no doubt participants and visitors left beaming with the spirit of the season. As Christmas colors lined the streets and Christmas carols filled the air, the community parade boasted more than 70 entries including high school bands, holiday floats, antique cars and much more.
Professional judges reviewed the participating units and presented awards in various categories, including Coca Cola’s Award for the most energy and fun and the Carousel Award for the Best “Ocean Vacation” themed entry. The first, second and third place winners were:
- School Band: Snow Hill High School Band, first place, Pocomoke High School Marching Band, second place, and Stephen Decatur High School, third place.
- Top Parade Float: Ocean City Elementary School, first place, Showell Elementary School, second place, and Seaside Christian Acadamy, third place.
- Marching Unit: O.C. Stars, first place, Snow Hill High School Marine JROTC, second place, and Pocomoke High School NJROTC, third place.
- Coca Cola Award – Most Energy & Fun Award: Chincoteague Pony Drill Team
- Carousel Award – Best “Ocean Vacation” Entry: “Where the Elves Go for Fun” By SUN Communities