Although winter in the Ocean City Maryland area is considered the “off season”, there remain plenty of events and activities for residents and visitors alike. Below is a listing of a few 2013 seasonal offerings:
Celebrate Maryland’s finest beach with some of our Annual Events and Activities -
HORSE & CARRIAGE RIDES IN DOWNTOWN OC - 1/18 – 4/14/2013
Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 am – 5:00 p.m. (depending on weather and/or ridership). Begin at the Inlet Lot near Thrasher’s and enjoy riding on the Boardwalk and around the pier. $10 per person. Kids 3 years and under ride FREE For more information, call 410-289-1413 or 443-783-1409.
SUPERBOWL SUNDAY SCRAMBLE- February 3, 2013 – Eagle’s Landing Golf Course
Tailgate party with 18-hole Scramble Tournament. Scoring done in traditional football manner awarding points for touchdowns, field goals, extra points & penalizing for safeties. Game starts at 10 a.m., giving you time to watch the big game later in the day! Tailgate Party at 9 a.m.
Ticket price is $50 per player, which includes green fees, cart and tailgate party. Prizes will be awarded for winning teams. For more information and to sign up, call 410-213-7277.
SEASIDE BOAT SHOW– Feb 15th – 17th, Roland E. Powell Convention Center.
The 30th Annual Seaside Boat Show – The Boat Show that works for kids. The #1 indoor Boat Show on the Eastern Shore, featuring approx. 350 boats and over 140 exhibitors, including 50 boat dealers. Admission: Adults $9, Children $4. Friday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.ocboatshow.com
HOME, CONDO & OUTDOOR SHOW/ART & CRAFT FAIR 2013 – March 8 – 10, 2013, Roland E. Powell Convention Center.
Many ideas on decorating, remodeling, renovating, or building your own home; all under one roof! This is an opportunity to see what’s new, compare products, and find bargains.
Artists and crafters will compliment the Home & Garden show by showcasing their most creative, unique craft & gift items, decor & accessories. Practical, as well as fun, items for your home & lifestyle. Friday 12-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Admission. For more information, visit www.oceanpromotions.info or email email@example.com.
ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE 2013 – March 16, 2013. Coastal Highway from 59th St. south to 45th St.
A much anticipated Ocean City event! Everyone loves to be Irish at Ocean City’s famous parade. Marching units, floats, and local celebrities. Parade begins at noon and travels Coastal Hwy. from 59th Street south to 45th. At the 45th Street shopping area, a fun festival with food, drink and merriment begins at 11 a.m. For more information visit http://www.delmarvairish.com
EASTER ART & CRAFT FAIR 2013 – March 29 – 30th, 2013. Roland E. Powell Convention Center.
Exhibitors displaying unique handcrafted items including wearable art, jewelry, lawn & garden decor, toys, florals, fine art, caricatures & more. www.oceanpromotions.info
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Admission: Adults $4, Seniors & Students $3, 3 years and under and Military FREE. Admission includes Easter Kids Fun Fair.
Keep watching…there is much more to come throughout the year in Ocean City Maryland!