Ocean City, Maryland has virtually every type of entertainment desirable. This week, you could find anything from a massive fishing tournament, live music on the beach and at clubs, free movies, ice cream sundae-making events, local art on display, and theme parties. Happy week!
Ocean City, Maryland Entertainment
Fishing and Ocean City will forever be intertwined. This Monday through Friday, see the perfect harmony between determined man, stubborn fish, and tumultuous ocean at the White Marlin Open. Watch the weigh-ins at Harbour Island Marina and cheer on the competitors. Weigh-ins are scheduled for 4 to 9 p.m. Call 410-289-9229 to learn more.
Macky’s once again heats up the entertainment scene with “Zombie Apocalypse” theme party. Come out this Tuesday night dressed in your best zombie drag. Don’t have tattered clothes and dark under-eye circles? Decorate yourself with toilet paper and dark clothes! The person with the most creatively creepy outfit receives a prize! Go to http://www.mackys.com/ocean-city-md-theme-parties to learn more about theme nights and happy hour deals.
What Fager’s Island lacks in zombie wear, it makes up for in stellar live music. This Monday, see DJ Batman at 5:30, DJ Rob Cee at 9:30, and Rollerblades at 10. Tuesday, enjoy the sounds of mixed beats by DJ Hook at sunset and Hot Sauce Sandwich at 10 p.m. Wednesday, John Lamere performs at 5 p.m., followed by DJ Rob Cee at 9 and The Electric Company at 10 p.m. Nate Clendenen Duo serenades the crowd at 5 p.m. on Thursday, as do DJ Groove at 9 and Parrotbeach at 9:30 p.m. Friday, dance to music by Kevin Poole at 5, DJ Hook at 9, and Animal House at 10. See Opposite Directions at 5, DJ Groove at 9, and Animal House at 10 p.m. on Saturday. Sunday, two fun-loving men by the names of Joe Mama and Johnny Mojo headline the music on deck at 5 p.m. Direct your questions to http://www.fagers.com/.
De Lazy Lizard sets up the perfect environment for carefree fun thanks to happy hour specials and live music in their tiki bar. This Monday, enjoy Chris Button Duo at 5. The Solution performs on Tuesday at 5 p.m. Randy Lee Ashcraft performs on Wednesday at 5, Paul Lewis plays at 2 on Thursday along with Tim & The Animal at 7, and Blake Haley plays at 2 on Friday along with Keith & Steele at 7. This weekend, see Patty Reece at 2 p.m. and Relicoustic at 7 p.m. the first weekend day. Sunday, see Ken Heeter at 2 p.m. and Relicoustic again at 7 p.m. Questions? Head to http://oclazylizard.com/events.html.
M.R. Ducks hosts live music the whole week. On Wednesday, see DJ Batman at 6 p.m. Friday, see Johnny Bling at 4 p.m. Saturday, Freshly Squeezed performs at 4 p.m. Rest easy on Sunday with Tranzfusion at 4 p.m. Go to http://www.mrducksbar.com/ocean-city-entertainment to learn more.
BJ’s on the Water entertains on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays through the summer. On Wednesday, rock with No Band at 5, Friday’s entertainment is Mood Swingers at 9 p.m. and Saturday jams with Chest Pains at 9 p.m. Head to http://bjsonthewater.com/livemusic.cfm to find out more on music and happy hour specials.
Seacrets welcomes the week with reggae, energetic music, and rock. Monday, see Full Circle at 5 p.m., Daddy Roots at 9 p.m., DJ Bobby-O at 11 a.m., DJ Davie 10 p.m., an
d DJ Tuff at 9 p.m. Tuesday, listen to Lost in Paris at 10 p.m., Daddy roots at 9 p.m., Opposite Directions at 5 p.m., DJ Cruz at 9, DJ Mike-T at 9, and DJ Bobby-O at 11 in the morning. Wednesday, dance to Table Ten at 5, DJ Cruz at 9, DJ Mike-T at 9, DJ Bobby-O at 11 a.m., Zion Reggae Band at 9, and Total Whiteout at 10. DJ Bobby-O jams at 11 in the morning on Thursday. Thursday night, see Go Go Gadjet at 10, Power Play at 5, S.T.O.R.M. at 9, DJ Tuff at 10, DJ Cruz at 9 and DJ Mike-T at 9. Friday is packed full of excitement: Big Bang Baby at 10, S.T.O.R.M. at 9, DJ Tuff at 10, DJ Cruz at 11 a.m. and 9 p.m., DJ Bobby-O at 10, Jim Long Band at 5, and DJ Davie 10. DJ Cruz rocks Saturday morning at 11 a.m. The rest of the night, see Joe Bachman & The Crew at 10, S.T.O.R.M. at 9, Second Majesty at 6, DJ Tuff at 10, DJ Cruz at 9, DJ Mike-T at 9, DJ Bobby-O at 10, and Jim Long Band at 5. Sunday, here’s what groups perform at Seacrets: Lifespeed at 10, DJ Tuff at 9, DJ Bobby-O at 11 a.m., Jim Long Band at 5, and DJ Davie at 10. To learn more, head to http://seacrets.com/ocean-city-md-events-all-calendar.
Warm summer nights on the beach fit seamlessly with live music. Test this theory on Wednesday with music by Captain Quint’s rock/island vibe. The concert is free. Head to North Division Street’s beach around 8 p.m. to catch the entertainment. Bring chairs or blankets for comfort.
Sunset Park also entertains with free music concerts. This Thursday night, the performance is from Allyson Taylor. Taylor specializes in soulful jams. Bring your own seating and be there around 7 p.m. For this event and the one above, call 1-800-626-2326 for more information.
Ocean City, Maryland Family
Our hats go off to Ocean City for instituting plenty of family events this summer. All the events for families described below are free, which is just another way Ocean City proves it works for you! There are three locations for free movies on the beach: Carousel Hotel, 27th Street, and Princess Royale. At Carousel Hotel this Wednesday, take the kids to watch Jack & Jill. At Princess Royale this Thursday, bring the kids for a viewing of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. The beach at 27th Street hosts Princess and the Frog this Monday and The Muppets on Friday. All movies begin at 8:30 p.m. For more on any events in this section, head to www.ococean.com.
Every kid loves ice cream sundaes and every parent loves free entertainment. Northside Park in Ocean City combines the two every Sunday evening! Kids can create sugary masterpieces for a small fee and then watch Tootsie the clown at 7 p.m. Meanwhile, the parents can listen to The Regal Beagles for free at the same time. Bring seating for your family.
Aside from movies on the beach, Ocean City hosts free light shows and fireworks every week on the beach as well. See the light show this Sunday beginning at 9:30 p.m. Enjoy fireworks this Tuesday at 10 p.m. Both beach events take place at North Division Street.
Have rambunctious children? Want to have less rambunctious children? Let the kids enjoy fun games and activities with other children this Tuesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. These free activities at the 27th Street beach may even uncover your child’s olympic dreams.
Ocean City, Maryland Art<br
Art absolutely belongs at the beach, and not just because of the beautiful landscapes it provides. View the beauty painted by local artists at the docks of Ocean City Fishing Center Marina this Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. Perusing is free.