Looking for food to ooh and aah over? Need a night of relaxation in a luxury hotel? Want to dance your troubles away to great music? Or, maybe you want to try something new this week. Lucky for you, Ocean City can offer all these things this week. It’s a great week to be in OC!
Ocean City, Maryland Entertainment
Fager’s Island once again brings you entertainment in the form of live music. Friday, February 24, DJ Hook is on stage at 9 p.m. Saturday, Hot Tub Limo plays a t 10 p.m. This group plays with high energy so be ready to dance! Also on Saturday, DJ Rob Cee plays at 9 p.m. on deck. Sunday, Everett Spells is at Fager’s at 11 a.m. inside. If you need a little liquid encouragement to dance, check out Fager’s happy hour deals. These deals include $5 martinis, $3 imports and more. Happy hour is Sunday through Friday, 4-7 p.m. Look to fagers.com for information.
Seacrets also has a great musical line up this week. For Friday, they present Lucky You from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. DJ Tuff is also there from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. On Saturday, Gypsy Wisdom plays from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Full Circle plays at 5 p.m. DJ Tuff is there again at 9 p.m. Though there is no music on Sunday, $5.99 lunch specials resume then. Seacrets also offers half price entrees Thursday, Friday, and Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m. Check out seacrets.com for menus, a calendar, etc.
Have you ever seen those commercials advertising tropical hotels where guests horseback ride on the beach? Now you can be part of that magical experience! Ocean City offers horseback riding on the beach now until March 30. Permit applications are available at the City Clerk’s Office at 301 Baltimore Ave. or online at oceancitymd.gov. One day’s worth of horseback riding costs $20 and a season permit is $50.
Here’s another event that’s out of the ordinary: Reach the Beach Cheerleading Championship. This Friday through Sunday, teams from around the world compete at 4001 Coastal Highway. With high-tech lighting and sound, the performances are sure to wow. There is admission for spectators; head to acdaspirit.com for more information.
St. Patrick’s Indoor Soccer Tournament also begins this week. The event starts on Friday and continues through March 18. Over 150 teams will compete in this soccer spectacular. Bring your little future David Beckham or Mia Hamm and watch the talent. The tournament takes place at 125th St & Bayside. Go to oceancitymd.gov for a complete list of tournament dates.
Ocean City, Maryland Hotels
Princess Royale Hotel offers a winter package through March 31. This package includes 3 days worth of beautiful ocean views or pool views in a comfortable room. Also included is 1 dinner, 1 breakfast and 1 cocktail coupon per person. Interested? The package is $119 per person. Sign up at princessroyale.com.
Ocean City, Maryland Restaurants
The Greene Turtle in North Ocean City offers food specials all day most days of the week. What pairs perfect with great food? Live music! DJ Wax is there on Friday from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The Greene Turtle also runs a crab and steak entree that night from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, February 25, DJ Wood is there for your dining and listening pleasure. Sunday, Big Sexy Bingo happens at the turtle from 7 to 9 p.m.
The Shark in West Ocean City brings back Lobushi Night! Lobushi is the brilliant creation of two delicacies: sushi and lobster. Head to The Shark on February 23 after 5 p.m. for this magnificent dinner. Call for reservations: 410-213-0924.