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Are RV vehicles allowed in Ocean City?
Submitted by Irene C, Cumberland Maryland on September 11, 2014
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Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 11, 2014

As a general answer, yes, RVs are allowed in OC. However, parking of larger RVs on city streets or in municipal parking lots is restricted. Specifically, RVs and other oversized vehicles may not park in any municipal lot, public street or alley between June 1 and September 15. An oversized vehicle is defined as 21 feet, 2 inches or more in length, and 6 feet, 8 inches in width, needing more than one parking space. You can park oversized vehicles in the Park-N-Ride lot in West OC from 6am until 3am, but not overnight.

For more information, call the Ocean City Police Department at 410-723-6610.

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I would like to know the schedule for the boardwalk tram ride. Could you tell me? 
Submitted by Deborah L, Medford Lakes New Jersey on September 11, 2014
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Bayville, NJ

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 14, 2014

Hi Deborah, the tram will only run on sunfest weekend which is coming up this coming weekend 9/18-21. and then the only time the tram will run is at northside park for the winterfest of lights. Next year in May 2015 Memorial day weekend the tram will start to make it's way back to the boardwalk and then it runs full time around the end of June. There is the bus that runs 24 hours a day in ocean city for $3 per boarding. Hold on to the wristbands when you board and then the next day you need to buy another pass. For more information visit www.ococean.com and click on getting around OC.

Bus schedule for OC Bus, and does it go as far out as Fenwick Island?
Submitted by Mike S, lan Pennsylvania on September 10, 2014
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Bayville, NJ

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Answered: September 10, 2014

hi mike, the bus is 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. $3 is all you need for the day and hold on to your wristband as it's good until 6am the next day. it goes to the maryland state line near fenwick island.

Is there bus transportation from Walmart in Berlin MD to Ocean City?
Submitted by Karen M, Allegany New York on September 9, 2014
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Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 9, 2014

You can take Shore Transit buses between the Berlin WalMart and OC. Until 5 October, Shore Transit stops at the West OC Park & Ride Lot and you have to take a shuttle bus to the OC Transportation Center at South Division Street in OC. As of 6 October Shore transit will take you all the way to the South Division Street bus station in OC. From South Division Street you can take a city bus ($3 to ride all day) almost anywhere in OC.

Shore transit lines that cover this route include: Route 201, Route 501, and Route 590. You can use these links to download detailed schedules for each route.

For more info contact Shore Transit at 443.260.2300.

I'll be in Salisbury Airport at 9.30 pm on September 10. How can I go to Ocean City from the airport or somewhere else in Salisbury by bus at that hour? Thanks
Submitted by Deniz O, Lake Alfred Florida on September 9, 2014
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Bayville, NJ

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Answered: September 10, 2014

hi deniz, check out bay runners they should be able to shuttle you to another part of Salisbury by that time. if you need more information check out bay runners schedule on their website www.bayrunnershuttle.com

Is September a good month to have a wedding on the beach?
Submitted by Ruth M, Philadelphia Pennsylvania on September 9, 2014
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Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 9, 2014

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding!

September can be a great month to have a wedding on the beach, especially earlier in the month. In general, the weather in September stays very nice. It can get cooler, especially in late afternoon and evenings near the end of the month, but nothing a light jackets can't address.

If you are going to use the beach for your wedding, you need to coordinate a time and location with the Mayor's Office. You can call them at 410.289.8931 to do this. There is no fee. There is some more information here. There are limitations on the times you can do this, but I think these only apply during the summer.

To get married in OC, you need to apply for a Worcester County marriage license. Call the Clerk of Court Office at 410.632.5500 to find out exactly what’s required, what documents are needed, when you can apply, and how long it takes.

Depending on your needs, you may want to consider working with one of OC's wedding planning companies. They can offer you anything from just an officiant for the event to a full blown package. Here are some places that offer these services: Weddings by the Seashore 800.884.0026 Ocean City Wedding Pastor 410.603.9918 Beach Weddings by Rox 866.472.3012,

Is the Boardwalk and Amusement parks open in late October?
Submitted by Michelle C, Elizabeth New Jersey on September 9, 2014
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Johnstown Pa

Insider since: 2009

Answered: September 9, 2014

Hi Michelle.  No, the rides and such close down in September till May.  Trimper's indoor rides on the boardwalk will be open year round weather permitting, but they are for the toddler set.  There are lots of other things open though.  Thrasher's Fries and Fisher's Popcorn remain open (sometimes only on weekends and weather permitting) Marty's Playland, the Life Saving Station Museum, and Harrison's Harbor Watch, some stores and bars and restaurants will be open as well especially if it's a weekend.  And there are events all month that you can check out at www.ococean.com/events

Are dogs on leash allowed on the boardwalk?
Submitted by Carolyn S, Annapolis, MD Alabama on September 9, 2014
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Hanover, PA 17331

Insider since: 2008

Answered: September 9, 2014

Carolyn,

Not till October 1st. Then they are.

Having trouble getting directions. We will be staying at 9742 Gold Course Road in West Ocean City. Looking for satellite parking so we can attend the Sunfest. It seems directions are taking us into the town of OC. Would like to find an area without driving into the crowds. Thanks
Submitted by Catherine H, Creedmoor North Carolina on September 4, 2014
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Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 4, 2014

Great news, you can easily walk to the Park and Ride lot if you want to. To get there by car or on foot, here are directions:

Take Golf Course Road a about a hundred yards towards Route 50 to Old Bridge Road (Route 707). Go RIGHT on Old Bridge Road. Go a couple of hundred yards and take your first LEFT into the back entrance to the Park-N-Ride lot. See the image below for a better view. The shuttle stop will be towards the front of the parking lot.

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We are staying on the 9000 block of Golf Course Rd. Would like to find a Park and Ride by the outlets, Hooper somewhere in that area. Is the Marina district where Shantytown use to be? Thanks
Submitted by First Name* L, Creedmoor North Carolina on September 4, 2014
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Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: September 4, 2014

See the picture below (click on it to see a bigger one). From the 9000 block of Glof Course Road head North towards Route 50. To get to the Park adn Ride lot amke a right on Route 50 and go less than a quarter mile. At the next light take another right into the park and ride lot. If toy want to go to the Outlets, when you get to Route 50 contionue straingt on Golf Course Road and take the first left into the parking lot of the outlets.