Your summer adventure in Ocean City, Maryland will be nothing short of extraordinary with all of our 2023 August events! OCMD invites visitors to create an unforgettable summer vacation filled with excitement and festivities. Reserve a room with Americana Resorts to have an eventful Ocean City experience! Americana Resorts has oceanfront hotels, beach houses, and condo rentals that are all steps away from the historic Ocean City Boardwalk. Wondering what events will be happening in August? We’ll tell you!


Ocean City Taco Festival Roland E. Powell Convention Center will be hosting the Ocean City Taco Festival on August 5th & 6th, 2023. This event will feature food trucks and restaurants serving up their best taco creations as well as live entertainment, margarita bars, a kids’ fun zone, and more! Limited space is available so buy tickets now!

White Marlin Open & Marlin Fest Ocean City, Maryland is looking forward to the 50th Annual White Marlin Open from August 7-11, 2023. This is the world’s largest and richest billfish tournament, so book your stay with Americana Resorts to be a part of all the action. Our hotels are conveniently located on the boardwalk so you’ll be within walking distance from the inlet. In the mornings, you can watch the boats sail to sea just before sunrise.

As the day goes on witness the inlet transform into Marlin Fest to celebrate the White Marlin Open . With live music filling the air, a bustling marketplace to explore, and irresistible food to indulge in, this year’s Marlin Fest will be a vibrant celebration of everything that makes summer in Ocean City so irresistible.

Crowds gather to witness the nerve-racking weigh-ins at Harbor Island which is located on 14th Street. There are millions of dollars on the line so be sure to check out the weigh-ins at the Harbor Island Marina or watch the live stream footage. When you stay at one of the Americana Hotels you won’t have to worry about beating the crowds there!

OC Jeep Week Create the ultimate vacation experience when you stay at the Americana Hotels during OC Jeep Week ! Have some fun in the sand by coming to the Beach Crawl and KICKER Sand Course from August 24-27, 2023. View the event schedule to plan your stay.

OC Balloon Festival Ocean City hosts its 1st annual Balloon Festival from August 25-27, 2023. Ticket capacity is limited so we encourage you to purchase tickets well in advance. The whole family can enjoy themselves between the live music, food trucks, kids’ games, and more! When you stay at the Americana Hotels you will have easy access to this fantastic festival.

The Americana Resorts promises to deliver a diverse range of activities and entertainment throughout the month of August. Book your stay at one of the Americana Oceanfront Hotels and embrace the lively atmosphere in Ocean City, Maryland.