Large crowds, long lines and lengthy waits are hallmarks of successful bars and restaurants, and many local establishments strive to reach that level. The Lazy Lizard is not one of them. Rather than be content with one highly successful location, Lizard management views the increasing demand for quality food and drink as an opportunity to expand their brand. Their ultimate goal: to bring something new to the Ocean City, Maryland dinning scene in the form their own version of a brewery and gastropub. In doing so, they are embarking on a journey to a new frontier, both for their company …
(May 17, 2013) Six musical acts are scheduled to perform throughout the day next Wednesday, May 22, during Macky’s Bayside’s inaugural “Life is Good” Music Festival.
“We’re trying something new this year,” said event organizer James Pavlik, a manager at the 54th Street bayside restaurant. “We wanted to get some new bands at Macky’s and have a little party before summer.”
Doors will open at 11 a.m.
Berlin’s Bryan Russo and The Tragic Figures will take the stage at 1 p.m., followed by Hot Sauce Sandwich at 2:15 p.m., Galaxy Collective at 3:30 p.m., Dale and The Z Dubs at 4:45…
CRUISIN’ OCEAN CITY Thousands of the nation’s finest classic, custom cars showcased during four-day event
(May 17, 2013) Ocean City residents and visitors can expect to see several thousand custom and classic automobiles, hot rods, muscle cars, street machines and trick trucks around town this weekend during the 23rd annual Cruisin’ Ocean City event.
One of the top automotive events in the country, the four-day show, which began Thursday, will feature an estimated 3,200 cars from approximately 20 states and Canada, on display at the inlet parking lot and at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street, as well as Boardwalk parades, entertainment, celebrity guests and representatives of …
(May 10, 2013) Somerset Street Plaza in downtown Ocean City will be bustling with activity this Saturday as the Ocean City Downtown Association hosts its ninth annual White Marlin Festival and Crab Soup Cookoff on the square.
“It’s for the whole family. There’s something for everybody,” said event coordinator Lisa Aydelotte. “It’s a fun-filled day.”
The event continues to grow each year. In 2012, approximately 400 guests paid to taste soups entered in the contest and another 200 or so enjoyed the free festival offerings.
“In three hours, it’s amazing to see how many people…
RELAY FOR LIFE American Cancer Society’s annual overnight event supports all walks of life: those who have lost, those who are battling and those who have conquered
(May 10, 2013) The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is an annual all-night walk and gathering that brings together hundreds — if not thousands — of people to celebrate survivorship, remember loved ones who lost their battle with cancer and show support to those currently fighting the disease.
The 2013 North Worcester County Relay For Life is scheduled to take place this evening, May 10, at Frontier Town Campground, located off Route 611 in West Ocean City.
“First and foremost, it’s a fundraiser. The funding provides education, advocacy, research and patient services in …
(May 10, 2013) Organizers attribute windy conditions and cool temperatures to a decline in turnout for the 2013 Springfest celebration, last weekend at the inlet parking lot.
“The temperature was seasonably colder and we had high winds all four days,” said Tom Shuster, director of the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department.
The temperature was in the low 50s during the day and much colder once the sun went down.
The four-day festival, which traditionally kicks off the start of the resort’s summer season, drew 97,021 visitors to the inlet parking lot to hear live music, shop for arts…