Ocean City, Maryland 21842

Free Family Fun. Every Day of the Week!

There’s so much to do in Ocean City, Maryland that’s free of charge. Our 10 miles of beautifully kept beach are free and open to the public from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. – no beach tags necessary! And during the summer, OC is jam-packed with free family activities like movies on the beach, concerts, even a dance party! You’ll find free events in Ocean City every day of the week, every week, throughout the summer. And of course, Ocean City, Maryland sightseeing is wonderful, and free year-round!

  • July 4th Music & Fireworks

    Live DJ Performance at 8:00 p.m. followed by fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

    Locations:

    • N. Division Street Beach
    • Northside Park, 125th St. & the Bay


  • Movies on the Beach

    Sit in the sand and see a great movie! 8:30 p.m. 2020 Dates:

    Mondays & Fridays: 27th Street Beach

    • JUNE 22, 26, 29
    • JULY 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31
    • AUG 3, 7, 10, 14
    Wednesdays: 118th Street Beach
    • JUNE 3, 10, 17, 24
    • JULY 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
    • AUG 5, 12, 19, 26
  • Thursday's Downtown Beach Fireworks

    TALBOT STREET BEACH FIREWORKS

    If you're not already visiting the Boardwalk, join us on Thursdays at 10:30 p.m. for the fireworks! 2020 DATES:

    • June 18, 25
    • July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    • August 6, 13, 20, 27
    • September 3,

    Don't forget to join us on Labor Day for downtown beach fireworks as well!

  • OC Beach Dance Party

    Each week a new DJ hits the Caroline Street Stage where you can dance under the lights on the beach from 8:30-10:30 p.m. leading into fireworks downtown!

    2020 Dates:

    Thursdays:
    • JULY 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    • AUG 6, 13, 20, 27

  • 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.

    2020 DATES:

    • July 9, 16, 23, 30
    • August 6, 13, 20, 27


  • Family Beach Games

    Sand building contests, tug-of-war, relay games, and more beginning at 6:30 p.m. 2020 Dates:

    Tuesdays – 27th Street Beach
    • JUNE 23, 30
    • JULY 7, 14, 21, 28
    • AUGUST 4, 11
    Thursdays – 118th Street Beach
    • JUNE 4, 11, 18, 25
    • JULY 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    • AUGUST 6, 13, 20, 27


  • 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 7:00 p.m. While parents enjoy the music, children will enjoy special entertainment and games just for them. The evening ends with a fireworks display at 9:00 p.m.

    2020 DATES:

    • June 14, 21, 28
    • July 5, 12, 19, 26
    • August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    • September 6


  • OC Museum Programs

    Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum offers free family programs Monday - Saturday at 10:00 a.m. See feedings at the museum's aquarium and learn about sharks, beach safety, knot-tying, and more.

    2020 DATES:

    July 6 - August 29


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