As the weekend approaches in Ocean City, Maryland, the world’s largest billfish tournament is winding down and, by Friday’s end, over $2 million in prize money will be awarded to the anglers who reeled in the biggest big game fish. If you want to see the conclusion to the drama that’s been unfolding all week long, check out the final weigh-ins at Harbour Island on 14th St from 4-9pm on Friday.
For those of you looking for activity ideas that are a little less fishy, here’s a look at some of the other exciting things to do in Ocean City this week:
The second Friday in August means the return of the 2nd Friday Art Stroll in historic Downtown Berlin. In addition to the usual gallery openings, demos, exhibits, and live music by local artists, this month’s edition of the 2nd Friday Art Stroll will feature street vendors for the first time. Stop by Main Street in Berlin from 5-8:30pm for an evening full of great art, good food, and unforgettable fun.
Ocean City is home to nearly 20 world class golf courses, offering spectacular views and exciting play for all skill levels. Challenge yourself on Man O War’s British style double fairways, pot bunkers, and sand dunes, the 4-star rated, Gary Player designed River Run, or any other of the gorgeous Ocean City golf courses. Just a short drive inland or into southern Delaware you will find an abundance of courses that highlight the best elements of Eastern Shore golf and offer diverse styles of. For full information on golf courses in Ocean City and the surrounding areas, visit OceanCity.com/Golf. Don’t forget to check golfnow.com and the Golf Now app for hot deals on Ocean City tee times, and click here for discounted golf packages.
Ocean City’s Lucky Summer of 13 free events are still going strong for another few weeks. These family friendly events are happening almost every night of the week in August, giving you plenty of free things to do in Ocean City. Check out the Lucky Summer Free Events guide for free ways to easily entertain the entire family. Did we mention they’re free?
For more information, please visit our Appearing Live page for music and entertainment options and our Out & About page for complete event listings. You can also follow us on Twitter @ocfun and facebook.com/ocfun for updates all week long about everything Ocean City
Finally, don’t forget to check out our Discounted Gift Certificates page for huge savings on things to do in Ocean City, and make the most of your beach vacation, without blowing your budget.