Ocean City Christmas Parade Winners Announced
OCEAN CITY, MD – (December 6, 2021): If you weren’t in the holiday spirit before Saturday’s 38th 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 65 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: The Bearded Men, first place, Delmarva Dockdogs, second place, and Prince Street Elementary’ s Peppermint, third place.
· Marching Unit: Pocomoke ROTC, first place, Snow Hill ROTC, second place, and OC Stars, third place.
· Coca Cola Award – Most Energy & Fun Award: Chincoteague Pony Drill Team
· Carousel Award – Best “Ocean Vacation” Entry: Trimper’s Amusements Haunted House
· Mayor’s Choice Award: Jolly Rogers