STARVING ARTISTS DINNER & RECEPTION – Nov 4th – 94th Street & Bay. The Art League of Ocean City puts on its annual Holiday Show and Sale along with great holiday fare. Enjoy delicious homemade soups, salads and desserts while viewing the exhibition of works by many local artists. Admission/Donation. For more information visit http://artleagueofoceancity.org.
FALLFEST OF FINE ART – Nov 5th & 6th – Ocean City Convention Center. Juried show features fine art painters, sculptors and high craft artisans. Admission includes Christmas Craft Expo. Visit the website to obtain more information - http://donaldsduckshoppe.com.
WINTERFEST OF LIGHTS 2011-2012 – Nov 17th– Jan 1st – 125th Street & Bayside -Northside Park!
*Winterfest of Lights has been named a prestigious Top 100 Event for 2011 by American Bus Association.
Sunday – Thursday 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. -10:30 p.m. (Admission is $5.00 for those 12 years & older, and FREE for those 11 years and younger.)
Enjoy this winter paradise created for the whole family! Take a ride through an animated wonderland on the Winterfest Express. Board the train and sing Christmas Carols as you glide past spectacular lighted displays including the Twelve Days of Christmas and your favorite fairy tales. Visit the Winterfest Village which is located inside a festive, heated pavilion decorated for the season. Buy a cup of hot chocolate at The OC Recreation Boosters cafe, browse the Yukon Cornelius Gift Shop for that special stocking stuffer or OC souvenir. Santa available for photos every night until December 23. *While in Ocean City, drive along the Avenue of Trees on Baltimore Avenue from 15th –32nd Street. Be sure to visit all of Ocean City, Maryland to create a lasting holiday memory. More than one million holiday lights sparkle throughout the town on animated displays.
HOLIDAY SHOPPER’S FAIR 2011 – Nov25th -27th – Ocean City Convention Center. Annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza. Unique handmade merchandise, nautical, candles, photography, florals, jewelry, ceramics. Great gift & household items. Children’s activities, photo with Santa & non-shopper’s longe. Admission. http://ococean.com
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS 2011- Nov 25th – Dec 24th – Main Street, Berlin MD. Downtown Berlin transforms into a beautiful Victorian village. Celebrations include horse & carriage rides, concerts, parade and more. Santa visits weekends at the Atlantic Hotel & music fills the streets. Fee for some events. Info – http://berlinchamber.org.
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION – Dec 3rd. 208 W. Market Street, Snow Hill MD. Enjoy an old-fashioned holiday party with refreshments, music and kid’s activities. Saturday 10am – 4pm. For more info visit http://purnellmuseum.com
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE – OC Life Saving Station Museum -Dec 4th – South end of Ocean City Boardwalk. This is an excellent opportunity to visit the Ocean City Life Saving Museum – and, check out the gift shop. Many unique items for your holiday shopping. http://ocmuseum.org.
**Very Best Wishes to all for a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy New Year from Lynn J. Bartlett and the folks of the OceanCityMarylandBlog.com blog!**