Only in Ocean City: Go Fly A Kite, Literally, at The Kite Loft
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Only in Ocean City: Go Fly A Kite, Literally, at The Kite Loft

Imagine yourself seaside. There’s the unmistakable scent of sea salt, hot sand and coconut lotion in the air. Gulls are crying out overhead for your charity. Crashing waves…

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Only in Ocean City: Seaside Sparklers To Take Home at Jewel of the Ocean
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Only in Ocean City: Seaside Sparklers To Take Home at Jewel of the Ocean

When you think of a vacation to the shore, what’s your first mental image? Is it accessories like striped beach umbrellas, overflowing tropical drinks and canvas chairs? I…

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Only in Ocean City: Fisher’s is the First Name in Ocean City Popcorn
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Only in Ocean City: Fisher’s is the First Name in Ocean City Popcorn

Okay, technically it’s a surname, but once you taste Fisher’s, you’ll know why it’s the only name in local popcorn. The Fisher family has been cooking in kettles,…

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Have you seen a Narwhal in Ocean City?
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Have you seen a Narwhal in Ocean City?

The Narwhal Hunt Has Begun! If you’ve been in Ocean City since Aug. 17, you may have seen a  handful of narwhals, or “sea unicorns,” in businesses along…

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Best of the Boardwalk
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Best of the Boardwalk

Each year OceanCity.com readers vote on the best of everything in Ocean City. We also have a panel of experts around Ocean City who pick their favorites based on…

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10 free events in Ocean City this summer
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10 free events in Ocean City this summer

This article was originally published on 7/3/17 and was updated 6/8/18 to reflect the 2018 season –ed.  You already know that vacations can break the bank. Luckily, the…

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Ocean City Oddities: The iconic Ocean Gallery (“It’s Astounding!”)
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Ocean City Oddities: The iconic Ocean Gallery (“It’s Astounding!”)

Ocean Gallery is one of Ocean City’s original oddities, and it’s not just odd because it’s an art gallery — It’s odd because it’s Ocean Gallery.  It needs no…

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All You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About the Jolly Roger Ferris Wheel
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All You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About the Jolly Roger Ferris Wheel

As of last weekend, the Jolly Roger Ferris Wheel on the Ocean City Pier is back and better than ever — seriously.  Jolly Roger reinvented the wheel this…

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Getting the Boardwalk ready for summer
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Getting the Boardwalk ready for summer

It’s only April in Ocean City, but everyone is hard at work getting downtown OC, especially the Boardwalk, ready for summer.  And it’s got to happen fast. Even…

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Our Top 10 Ocean City Boardwalk Hotels
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Our Top 10 Ocean City Boardwalk Hotels

(In no particular order, because it was hard enough just to pick 10!) 1. Dunes Manor We’ll start this list with the hotel at the verrry end of…

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