Mothers Day 2024 in Ocean City MD: 10 Ways to Celebrate

It’s that time of year when we get to show mom some extra love, and what better place to do that, than Ocean City, Maryland! Here are some suggestions on where to stay, what to do and where to go on Mother’s Day Weekend in Ocean City, MD:

Treat Mom to a stay in Ocean City.

Boardwalk Hotel Group

Treat Mom to a stay at the Boardwalk Hotel Group, and get brunch on them! Stay two nights and get $80 in meal vouchers, just for Mom. Find out more here.


Princess Royale Hotel

Mom deserves the best, so treat her to a weekend getaway at the Princess Royale Oceanfront Resort in their newly renovated ocean view queen suites for just $299/night.
Use code: BESTMOM. Then enjoy their Mother’s Day Brunch, Creative Day Spapackage, and The Current opening night on May 10th! What more could she want!?
Call for more details and book with them today! 410-524-7777
Find a full list of Ocean City hotels and motels, oceanfront, bayfront, and anywhere in between, here!

Catch the sunrise on the beach.

Jack N Terry Phebus

Once you are in Ocean City, bring mom coffee in bed and then head out to the beach to catch the sunrise.  That’s the most perfect way to start the day, of course.  You can be the first to see the sun as it rises above the Atlantic Ocean.  Then, you can take mom for a walk along the miles of free white sandy beaches before heading back to your hotel.

Captain’s Table

Treat Mom to an incredible brunch at the Captain’s Table! Special menu and cocktails for this brunch seating from 10am to 2pm, please call to make reservations at 410-289-7192.

Enjoy a Champagne brunch at Ember’s! Make your reservations here.


Enjoy a Mother’s Day Brunch at the Residence Inn

“Mom”osa Paint Brunch at the Residence Inn. Paint, sip, AND nibble this Mother’s Day at the Residence Inn OC! Bring home a lovely canvas you and mom will cherish forever. At their annual Mother’s Day brunch, mom can create and take home this gorgeous bouquet on canvas. These flowers last FOREVER…as does mom’s love! Bring your mother, caregiver, or child in for a lovely and fun brunch in their Bayview Bar & Grille, followed by an instructed paint session, brought to you by the Art League OC. Create a matching canvas with mom while sipping mimosas from their bay front locale! Find out more here.

Join Vista at the Fenwick Inn on Sunday, May 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for their updated menu, bloody Marys, mimosas—or should we say momosas — and a special treat for moms. Reservations are accepted, but not required.

Take a stroll on the Boardwalk

You are in Ocean City after all! Take a leisurely walk along Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk and enjoy the beautiful ocean views with your mom. You can stop by the various shops and vendors along the way to pick up some souvenirs or treats. Buy Mom a bucket of caramel corn, an order of Thrasher’s or a great coffee. Or maybe all three, it is Mother’s Day after all!


Go shopping at the market!

Berlin Md Farmer’s Market

Berlin Farmers Market takes place in Berlin on Sunday May 12th between 9am-1pm, rain or shine. This is a Producers Only Market featuring over 35 farmers, food cultivators, bakers, distillers, seafood, meat, eggs and so much more! Buy something special so you can cook a delicious dinner for Mom when you get home!

Take Mom out for dinner on Mother’s Day in Ocean City

Captain’s Table Lobster specials

Many people take their moms out to eat on Mother’s Day, but when you come to Ocean City, your options are endless AND you can choose from some of the best local seafood anywhere.

Longboard Cafe

Longboard Cafe, where reservations are always recommended, has a special Mother’s Day menu starting at 5pm which includes:

Marlin Moon

Treat your Mom right and bring her to Marlin Moon on Mother’s Day! She’ll get either a free piece of cheesecake or mimosa! Their special breakfast items are served from 7am-2pm , and their special dinner items will be served from 4 pm until close include:
-Pan seared scallops with a saffron cream sauce
-Blackened salmon with a roasted red pepper coulee
-Roasted duck breast with a sweet bourbon glaze
Marlin Moon

Carousel Hotel

Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Carousel Hotel. Their new, limited-time menu is not something you want to miss! Reserve a table online at or call 410-524-1000 ext. 7134

Take mom to the theater

On Saturday, May 11th, Dance Alley Presents “Sweet Treat Boulevard” at the Performing Arts Center on 40th Street. Find out more and buy tickets here.

End the day with a sunset.

Noelle Marie – The beauty that is Northside Park at sunset.

If you’d rather sleep in and catch the sunset, take an evening stroll at Northside Park, and stop and smell the flowers while you’re there. It’s the perfect way to end the day.

We realize this is 11 options of things to do for Mom, one more than the title of this article, but we thought Mom was worth something extra! 

Anne grew up in Edinburgh, Scotland, and came across Ocean City for the first time over 30 years ago and shortly after it became her permanent home.  When time allows, Anne still loves to travel. She has been with since September 2014.


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