Sunfest in Ocean City, MD

Boardwalk Sign Entrance with Sky in the  Background

Celebrating its 47th year, Sunfest in Ocean City, MD, is one of our favorite annual beach town festivals. Sunfest attracts thousands of attendees each year, offering a chance to shop a variety of handmade arts and crafts, listen to live music, enjoy delicious food, and take part in the fun with all the free family activities along OCMD’s famous boardwalk! This four-day art, music, and food festival features artisans from all over the country.

Stay close to the annual celebration and book your stay at one of our Americana Resorts! Choose to stay at Americana Hotel Oceanfront, Americana Motor Inn Oceanfront, 6th Street Condos, 10th Street Condos, Cabin at the Beach, or the Sunset House. All locations provide you with close accommodations to all of the Sunfest fun!

Sunfest 2022 Attractions


Taking place outdoors at the Ocean City, MD inlet,Sunfest is one of the largest festivals in the region. The festival features over 200 artists from all over the country selling handmade art and craft creations. Various unique fine art and crafts will be available, from clothing, glass, jewelry, metalwork, paintings, photography, pottery, specialty foods, and woodwork.

Listen to Live Music

Enjoy free live entertainment all day long. The music starts at 10:00 AM every day of the festival, with a full lineup of bands and musicians all weekend. Listen to favorite performers featured at one of the stages at Sunfest— Chris Sacks Band, The Fabulous Hubcaps, SuperTransAM, Monkee Paw, and Lombardy. There are two stages, the beach stage facing the ocean and one in the center of Sunfest’s arts & crafts show.

Devour Delicious Food

While you listen to music, have a seat outside and choose from delicious foods like Eastern Shore crab cakes, pit beef, gyros, Asian cuisine, fried Oreos, and so much more! If you’re in the mood, have a drink of beer or wine while you stroll the Inlet lot and shop the vendors.

Activities for Kids

Sunfest activities can be enjoyed by the whole family! Kids will especially love exploring to see the inflatables and kites lining the boardwalk or go for a hayride on the beach! Every day, there’s a full schedule of activities, from Delmarva DockDogs demonstrations, Bike De Beach events, Beach Tennis games, and a Halloween Beach Maze.

Enjoy a fall weekend getaway and visit Sunfest with friends and family. All locations are conveniently located close to the Sunfest excitement. Don’t miss the chance to stay at one of the Americana Resorts! We provide quality accommodations and amenities with spacious rooms and suites to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Be at the heart of the action in Ocean City, Maryland, and book your stay today at Americana Hotels!