Ocean City Beach Patrol Guarding the Beaches in the Fall
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Ocean City Beach Patrol Guarding the Beaches in the Fall

Although Labor Day marks the traditional end of the summer season and begins what the Ocean City Beach Patrol refers to as “fall guarding,” I assure you that…

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Hurricane Hermine hits Florida and will bring some rain to Ocean City
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Hurricane Hermine hits Florida and will bring some rain to Ocean City

According to the Weather Channel, Hurricane Hermine hit Florida and is now expected to cross the Panhandle of Florida and travel up the East Coast as a tropical…

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Can You Sit the Stand? What it takes to be a lifeguard in Ocean City
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Can You Sit the Stand? What it takes to be a lifeguard in Ocean City

Can you imagine one of your daily routines on the job is dragging a 300 pound chair in sand? If you are a member of the Ocean City…

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OCBP Crew Competition 2016 will be a blast!
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OCBP Crew Competition 2016 will be a blast!

Ocean City, MD – (July 12, 2016):  Nearly 200 members of the Ocean City Beach Patrol (OCBP) will gather on Saturday, July 30, to compete in the annual…

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OCBP Crew Chief Kevin Johnson: the new old guy on the job
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OCBP Crew Chief Kevin Johnson: the new old guy on the job

After 11 years working the inlet, OCBP crew chief Kevin Johnson moved uptown. Part of the attraction was a new view and new patrons to look after, sure.…

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Surf’s up! A note on surf beaches in Ocean City
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Surf’s up! A note on surf beaches in Ocean City

We have large beach crowds from Memorial Day to Labor Day in Ocean City. To keep everyone safe, surfing is only permitted in designated areas during the beach…

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The Rule About Digging at the Beach
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The Rule About Digging at the Beach

Whenever you go to the beach you are sure to see people of all ages digging in the sand. Digging a hole is normally viewed as a chore…

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Always Swim Near a Lifeguard
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Always Swim Near a Lifeguard

“Keep your feet in the sand until the lifeguard’s in the stand!” This is our trademark slogan that you will see many places throughout Ocean City. It’s not…

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Beach Patrol Ready for Summer
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Beach Patrol Ready for Summer

The Ocean City Beach Patrol begins its work Labor Day Weekend This summer is an especially exciting time for the Beach Patrol. We opened this season out of…

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Museum Offers Free Summer Programs
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Museum Offers Free Summer Programs

Learn about sharks on Thursdays.   The Ocean City Museum Society is hosting its Free Summer Programs again this season for everyone to enjoy Each program begins promptly…

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