Ocean City Stories

Leave Only Your Footprints
Posted On: 5/7/18
Sparkling salt water and crisp, clean sand along the beaches play a large part in what makes Ocean City’s coastline so welcoming. You’ve probably seen signs posted on the dunes and walkways reading “Leave Only Your Footprints.” We all know what it means-- don’t leave your empty cans or leftovers on our beaches! But where did this tagline and campaign originally come from? In 2006, O...
5 Reasons To Visit Ocean City, MD in the Month of May
Posted On: 5/4/18
Enjoy the gorgeous weather at the beach this spring in Ocean City, Maryland. From adventurous rides and mouth-watering food selections to gorgeous scenery, your trip will surely not disappoint. At the moment, vacationers world-wide are preparing their visit to the beautiful beach as temperatures rise and the cool breeze begins to hit the Atlantic resort town.  Are you contemplating visiting? He...
Tips on Getting Around Town
Posted On: 4/23/18
Once you get to town, park your car and don’t move it again throughout your stay! There’s no need to be driving up and down Coastal Highway or dealing with any traffic during your vacation while there are so many forms of transportation to take advantage of! With the summer season approaching quickly, here are a few tips for getting around town. Download Apps If you don’t have cash or ...
Seagram's Escapes Releases Ocean City Crush
Posted On: 4/20/18
Ocean City, Md’s most famous summer cocktail, The Orange Crush, now a Seagrams flavor Over at Explore OC, we’d like to take a moment to thank Seagram’s for bottling our beach for ALL to enjoy! This summer sip on an Ocean City Crush anywhere in the USA! That’s right, you heard us. Now, you can crack open the taste of Ocean City, MD and enjoy it right in your living room, your backyard, ...
7th Annual Susan G. Komen Race
Posted On: 4/13/18
With a fundraising goal of $150,000 for this year’s race, the 7th Annual Susan G. Komen Race in Ocean City will be on Saturday, April 14th to raise money and awareness in order to find a cure for breast cancer. Specifically, money raised will go toward research for better detections and preventions, care for underserved patients, addressing gaps in community access and quality of care, action-...
Route 50 Bridge Closures
Posted On: 4/11/18
Pay attention to your travel routes and times during the upcoming days! Starting Sunday, April 15 at 10 pm, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will be performing maintenance on the Route 50 drawbridge. Meaning that the bridge, known as the Harry W. Kelley Memorial Drawbridge, will close from 10 pm to 6 am throughout most of the following week. Al...
Ocean City on a Dime
Posted On: 4/9/18
First and foremost, the best part about Ocean City, Maryland is absolutely free for everyone - the beach! But with week-long stays or even long-weekend trips, we understand you can’t spend your entire time sitting in the sand or swimming in the ocean. It’s easy to go out and spend more money than anticipated while on vacation, but we’ve put together a few tips on budgeting your trip and get...
Ocean City Bucket List
Posted On: 3/26/18
It’s almost impossible to narrow down a short list of must-do things in Ocean City, but we know of a few that you just can’t pass up! Thrasher’s French Fries This staple boardwalk phenomenon attracts vacationers with crispy fries topped with vinegar and sea salt. “French fries are french fries” you may think to yourself, but that will change once you’ve had Thrashers! They even ranke...
St. Patrick's Day Shenanigans in Ocean City, MD
Posted On: 3/2/18
Every year, locals and visitors are drawn to Ocean City, Maryland to celebrate all of the much anticipated St. Patrick’s Day festivities.  Now that it is finally March, we wanted to let you guys in on all of the cool events that are happening around town. St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival This is easily one of Ocean City’s premier events. Thousands of people line the streets in all...
Two Sides of Ocean City: Bayside vs Oceanside
Posted On: 2/26/18
From the tip of the boardwalk to the Delaware line, nine miles of restaurants, waterparks, shops, mini golf and so much more make up the town of Ocean City. When you first think of the beautiful beach town, the sandy beach on a sunny day is what comes to mind. But we know that as amazing as the town is at the shoreline, there are two sides to Ocean City. Sit back in your beach chair and soak up ...

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