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!
Live DJ Performance at 8:00 p.m. followed by fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Sit in the sand and see a great movie! 8:30 p.m. 2020 Dates:
Mondays & Fridays: 27th Street Beach
Wednesdays: 118th Street Beach
If you're not already visiting the Boardwalk, join us on Thursdays at 10:30 p.m. for the fireworks! 2020 DATES:
Don't forget to join us on Labor Day for downtown beach fireworks as well!
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!
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.
Sand building contests, tug-of-war, relay games, and more beginning at 6:30 p.m. 2020 Dates:
Tuesdays – 27th Street Beach
Thursdays – 118th Street Beach
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.
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.
July 6 - August 29