Ocean City Stories

OPA! The Ocean City Greek Festival Returns July 26-28
Posted On: 7/19/19
Opa! The 30th annual Ocean City Greek Festival returns to the Convention Center Friday, July 26 - Sunday, July 28, celebrating all things Greek! Enjoy delicious Greek cuisine, shop traditional Greek vendors, and enjoy authentic Greek music, all right here in Ocean City. Not to mention - this is the LARGEST Greek Festival on the East Coast! Plus, enjoy FREE admission and FREE parking! What can I ...
Christmas in July Celebration is Back at Jolly Roger!
Posted On: 7/18/19
Tis' the Sea-Sun for giving! Join Jolly Roger Amusements and the Marine Corps Reserve July 24-25 and spread magic throughout Ocean City as they collect toys and monetary donations for the Toys for Tots program at SpeedWorld on 30th Street and the Pier! Last year the Jolly Roger Christmas in July Celebration partnered with the Marine Corps Reserve to support 4,074 local children by donating 189 to...
Ocean City Tuna Tournament Returns July 12-14
Posted On: 7/5/19
Ready for a fin-tastic weekend? The Ocean City Tuna Tournament returns July 12-14 to Ocean City, Maryland. Enjoy three days of fun and competition at OC’s premier tuna fishing event! Over $857,000 was paid out at this tournament in 2018! Where is the Ocean City Tuna Tournament located? Weigh-ins for the Tuna Tournament will be held at the Ocean City Fishing Center and Sunset Marina on Friday...
Fourth of July in Ocean City: Fireworks, Festivities, and More!
Posted On: 7/1/19
Headed to the beach for Fourth of July and want to know exactly where to go for Independence Day? Never fear, Explore OC is here with our guide to Fourth of July in Ocean City! Fireworks Downtown Celebration: If you'll be sticking around downtown on July Fourth, head to the beach! Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a free concert at the Inlet parking lot at 8pm, followed by fireworks at 9:30pm. ...
Jellyfish Festival Comes to Ocean City!
Posted On: 6/14/19
The first ever Jellyfish Festival is coming to Ocean City this June 21-23, bringing live music, entertainment, and extreme sports to the beach!   Where is the Jellyfish Festival located? The heart of the Jellyfish Festival is the main stage on the beach, just off the Boardwalk in downtown Ocean City. North of the pier and inlet, the festival stages will stretch to North Division Street.   F...
Ocean City Air Show 2019 Takes Flight
Posted On: 6/10/19
Catch the Blue Angels flying across the sky as they headline the 2019 Ocean City Air Show! The Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds, USAF F16 Viper Demo Team, and many more performers will fill the skies above the resort town. Head to the beach June 15-16 at 9am to grab a spot and enjoy the show! VIP Penthouse, Skybox, and Flight Line Club open at 10am. Jack Daniels Take Off Party Start one of the m...
19th Annual OC Car & Truck Show
Posted On: 6/6/19
As they say… One Big Show, One Big Day! This year’s OC Car & Truck Show is the 19th event in a row, and it’s going to be a big one! The show will take place June 8 & 9 in town on 40th Street Bayside from 10am-6pm Saturday indoors, and at 7am Sunday outdoors at the Ocean City Convention Center. Live Entertainment & Your Favorite Car Show Traditions Find live entertainment, hot c...
OC Surf Fest 2019
Posted On: 6/4/19
Calling all surfers! The Ocean City Surf Fest, sponsored by the Ocean City Surf Club, is one of the largest surfing events of the year!  This year's event begins on Friday, June 7th with a kick-off party at Barn 34. Barn 34 Kick-Off Party The Kick Off Party @ Barn 34 starts at 6 pm! This kick-off party is a great time to celebrate the Surfing Family that gathers year after year for this event. ...
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Celebrates 100 Years
Posted On: 5/14/19
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! The truth is always stranger than fiction. Ripley's Believe It Or Not! underwent major construction last year. Opening back up in the Spring of 2018, the museum had newly painted walls, brand new carpets, and a nice makeover to improve its appearance. This year, there are plans to renovate their Marvelous Mirror Maze. From a shrunken head to the worlds tallest man, ...
International Museum Day at OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Posted On: 5/8/19
International Museum Day Saturday, May 18 is International Museum Day. Generally, the point of this holiday is to raise public awareness on museums' role today in the improvement of society, on an international level. Worldwide, more than 40,000 museums participated in the event last year throughout more than 150 countries. Each year, the International Council of Museums (ICOM) selects a theme....

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