If you find yourself in Ocean City, MD during the wintertime you may be wondering what events or activities are going on in town. Let this be your unofficial guide to Ocean City, MD winter events! Ocean City does it all from parades, and concerts, to shows, and much more. Let Americana Hotels fill you in on the upcoming events that are taking place in the next few months. We are located downtown near all the action and we make booking easy, so reserve your stay with Americana Hotel!
February Events in OCMD
Super Bowl Scramble: Before the biggest game of the year check out the Super Bowl Scramble at Eagle’s Landing Golf Course. This event includes a 9 AM tailgate and an 18-hole tournament. Grab your buddies and be prepared to have a fun-filled day! Scoring will be done in traditional football style with field goals, scoring points for touchdowns, and penalizing for safeties. Each team will have a coach, quarterback, running back, and receiver. Tickets are $60 per player or $240 per team.
Big Game: You’ll have plenty of time to make it to your favorite bar or local pub to watch the big game. Restaurants and bars will have specials going on and Americana is in a prime location on 6th street that is close to all the crowds and fun! Pickles Pub, Mother’s Cantina, Coins, and Pit & Pub will all be open with numerous TV’s so you don’t miss a second of the most intense game of the season.
Seaside Boat Show: It’s a-boat time! The 2023 Seaside Boat Show is here, from February 17-19th. The #1 Inside Boat Show on the eastern shore will feature 350 boats with over 140 exhibitors and over 30 boat dealers. Vendors with crafts, jewelry, and nautical wear will be sold for purchase. The Coast Guard, dock builders, canvas experts, and more will be there to answer any questions you may have. Doors will open at 10 AM and the show will go on until 6 PM, except on Sunday when the show will wrap up around 4 PM to conclude the weekend. Tickets are $10 for adults, $1 for children under 14, and $15 for a weekend pass. We look forward to seeing you!
March Events in OCMD
Ocean City Film Festival: Calling all movie lovers and filmmakers! The 7th annual Ocean City Film Festival will be hosted March 2-5, 2023 all throughout Ocean City. A film guide is coming soon and the events schedule is available here. One-day passes are $35 each, which includes a full day of films and parties or you can make the most of the festival and purchase a four-day pass for $125. This pass includes all 4 days of films and parties throughout the festival. Neither passes include John Waters Performance and those tickets are sold separately. We encourage everyone to come out and support our local and international filmmakers with 70 films, after-parties, panels, and more exciting activities!
St. Patrick’s Day Parade: It’s time to patty in Ocean City, MD! St. Patrick’s Day is a big deal in OCMD. With the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival, the town is packed with people from all over to celebrate. The festival starts at 11 AM and the parade follows shortly around noon. The festivities typically happen around Coastal Highway from 60th street down to 44th street. Be sure to get there early so you can secure a good spot and don’t forget to wear your green. After the parade we know the adults don’t want the party to end, so be sure to check out the bar crawl afterward on the boardwalk—close by Americana Hotels. Tons of pubs and restaurants will open early and in close walking distance of each other. Cheers!
Home Condo & Outdoor Show With Arts & Crafts: New products and services as well as the basics will be presented at the 38th Annual Home Show from March 17-19th. Ideas from exhibitors on decorating, remodeling, accessorizing, renovating, and more will be available to discuss. Future and current homeowners are encouraged to attend! The Craft Fair will also be happening simultaneously. Vendors are from near and far, selling unique crafts with a wide assortment of creative objects and gifts for you to take home. Doors will open every day at 10:30 AM and will wrap up around 5:30 PM, except Sunday when doors will close at 3:30 PM to conclude the event. Tickets are $6 for adults, seniors, and students. Kids under 13 will have free admission as well as Military, Police, and Fire with ID.
Whether you’re in town for events or enjoy coming to OCMD for the winter, stay with Americana Hotels. We provide quality accommodations and amenities with modern rooms and suites to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Be near all the fun and book your stay today!