Free Family Fun Just For Your Family

Ocean City is the perfect family resort, with 10 miles of beautifully kept beach that's fun for kids and adults, any time of year. Our free beaches are open to the public from 6am to 10pm, so your family has plenty of quality time to spend swimming, sunning, surfing, fishing and much more. And during the summer, OC is jam-packed with family-friendly activities like concerts, seaside movie nights and our Beach Olympics. Six nights a week, every week. And they're absolutely free, the way it should be!

If you want the perfect vacation to unwind with your family and have some exciting, free fun, Ocean City is the place to be. So grab your sandals and go!



Movies on the Beach

2019 Dates:

27th Street - June 24, 28 / July 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29 / August 2, 5, 9, 12, 16

118th Street -June 5, 12, 19, 26 / July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 / August 7, 14, 21, 28





Family Beach Olympics

Family Beach Olympics are held on Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8:30pm on the 27th Street beach. Events include sand castle contests, tug-of-war, relay games and more. Children must be accompanied by parents or guardians.

2019 Dates: 

June 25 / July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 / August 6, 13

OC Museum Programs

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum offers free family programs Monday thru Saturday at 10am. See feedings at the museum's aquarium and learn about sharks, beach safety, knot-tying, and more. 2019 Dates: TBD

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July 4th Concert & Fireworks - Two Locations
N. Division Street Beach
Northside Park, 125th St. & the Bay
Free concert at 8pm followed by fireworks at 9:30pm.  




OC Beach Dance Party

Dance the evening away with local DJ's every Tuesday from 7pm to 9pm at Ocean City’s Caroline Street Stage on the beach! Grab your beach chair, blanket and friends and head downtown for an evening of interactive entertainment. A full schedule of guest performances and themes will be available soon. Come early to get a prime spot on the beach to enjoy the music and dance in the sand. 

2019 Dates: 

July 2, 9, 16, 23 / August 6, 13, 20, 27

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Sundaes in the Park

The popular Sundaes in the Park weekly event combines a free concert with an ice cream sundae (small fee) at Northside Park on 125th Street, starting at 7pm. While parents enjoy the music, children will enjoy special entertainment just for them. The evening ends with a fireworks display at 9pm. 

2019 Dates:

June 16, 23, 30 / July 7, 14, 21, 28 / August 4, 11, 18, 25, / September 1

Sunset Park Party Nights

Watch the sun set over the Isle of Wight Bay from the perfect location in Ocean City! Sunset Park Party Nights are held on Thursdays from 7pm to 9pm. Sunset Park is located on S. Division Street on the bay. Admission to the park is free, while beverages, including beer, are available for purchase. It is recommended that attendees bring their own seating. 

2019 Dates: 

July 11, 18, 25 / August 1, 8 ,15, 22, 29

For more information about any of these free events, call 1-800-OC-OCEAN