Ocean City, Maryland 21842

Soak up the sun, and the arts!

Ocean City, Maryland is well known for its beach and boardwalk. But it’s also become established in the arts world, with a variety of exciting, culturally rich opportunities available year-round! So take a break from the beach and enjoy our theater, music and fine arts offerings.

From our recently built 1,200-seat Performing Arts Center to the Ocean City Center for the Arts, you’ll discover the wonders being created by local and regional artists. You can also experience high-quality performances at the Brown Box Theatre Project, featuring contemporary and Shakespearean works throughout the year.

Consider planning your trip around one of the many exhibits and receptions listed below.

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Performing Arts Center

OC's premier entertainment venue. Perfect for concerts, musicals, dance performances, seminars and more. Learn more >

Center for the Arts

This gorgeous facility is your go-to destination for everything art in OC. Learn more >

Town Festivals

OC kicks off the summer season with Springfest in May, celebrates the end of summer with Sunfest and comes alive in the winter with Winterfest of Lights! Learn more >


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  • Festivals and Fairs

    Sunfest - POSTPONED

    October 1-4, 2020

    The Fall is a wonderful season here in Ocean City and although we will not be having Sunfest this year, we do look forward to 2021! CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE MAIN SUNFEST PAGE

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  • Convention Center

    Autumn Home & Condo Show with Arts and Crafts

    October 24-25, 2020

    Saturday, October 24: 10am-5pmSunday, October 25: 10:30am-4pmAutumn Home Show: Hundreds of ideas to enhance your home and life...all under one roof. Exhibitors will be displaying n...

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  • Performing Arts Center

    Christmas with the Rat Pack

    November 21, 2020

    Showtime 7:30PM, Doors 7PMOcean City Performing Arts CenterTickets $45 & $35 (Original tickets will be honored or refunds available at place of purchase)Tickets available online w...

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  • Arts and Museums

    Holiday Artisan Fair

    December 4-5, 2020

    Friday - 5pm to 7pm Saturday - 11am to 4pmJoin us for this special showcase by local artisans in time for the holidays! Browse through a variety of unique, handmade items includi...

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  • Arts and Museums

    Life-Saving Museum Holiday Open House

    December 6, 2020

    Come celebrate the holidays at our Open House.Free admission for everyone and special sales in our gift shop! For more information visit our website www.ocmuseum.org or check ou...

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  • Convention Center

    Ocean City Comic Con - CANCELLED

    December 12, 2020

    Ocean City's only pop culture event returns! Featuring special guests, artists, vendors, cosplay, panels, anime screenings and so much more, Ocean City Comic Con brings the con exp...

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  • Festivals and Fairs

    National Folk Festival

    September 10-12, 2021

    Downtown Salisbury - MDA Great American Festival Comes to Maryland's Historic Eastern Shore Make your plans now to join us in Salisbury, Maryland, for the National Folk Festival ...

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