Ocean City visitors often ask what there is to do in Ocean City that is free and for the whole family. They’re often surprised to hear about the fun options they would have missed out on had they not asked. Well to save you the questioning, here are some family activities at the beach for your family to enjoy while you visit Ocean City, MD.
Movies at the Beach
Starting June 3 to August 26, free movies at the beach is brought to you at three different locations, 27th St. and of course 118th St., hosted by the Carousel Oceanfront Hotel. Here is a list of the movies to be shown, all beginning at 8:30 pm with their date and location.
Sundaes in the Park
Starting July 12 to August 30, families are invited to spend their evenings at Northside Park from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. There is live music entertainment for both children and adult to go with your sundaes in the park.
Family Beach Olympics
Starting June 23 to August 4, each Tuesday on 27th St. on the beach, families get to compete against each other from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in events like tug-of-war, sand castle contests, relays, and more.
Live Ice Shows
Starting June 11 to August 19, the Carousel Oceanfront Hotel hosts free live ice shows every night featuring the Next Ice Age skating company from Baltimore, MD.
Concerts on the Beach
Starting July 8 to August 26, Wednesday evenings on North Division St. on the boardwalk consist of free music entertainment from 8 pm to 9:30 pm appropriate for all ages. Here’s the lineup.
Sunset Park Party Nights
Starting July 2 to August 27, if you want your family fun to have extra meaning, why not attend a free concert in Sunset Park located near the inlet on S. Division St. and the bay. Held from 7 pm to 9 pm, the only thing you have to pay for are your beverages and all proceeds go towards youth programs in Ocean City, MD.