43.9 F
Ocean City

Winterfest Walking Tour Lights Up Northside Park for 29th Annual Event

Ocean City’s 29th annual Winterfest of Lights will return as a walking holiday event on Thursday, November 18, 2021, with an expanded path route. The opening ceremony will return with a magical display and tree lighting beginning at 5:30 p.m. and is FREE to the public this one night only.

Adding to the winter wonderland is a special performance by Ocean City Elementary School’s “OC Stars” performing holiday songs and dance. In addition, Mayor Rick Meehan will “flip the switch” to light the Winterfest holiday light displays and the 50-foot Christmas tree officially opening Winterfest of Lights to the public. Santa will make a surprise appearance for the opening ceremony and be sure to look to the sky for a special holiday experience.

Winterfest guests can experience the magic and spirit of the holiday season close up. The walking path is expanded this year and contains several surprises along the way, creating family-friendly opportunities that will last a lifetime. Grab your cup of coffee or hot chocolate at the Boosters concession window and enjoy the spectacular light displays with many loyal favorites, including the Twelve Days of Christmas and the Toy Factory. Also, patrons can’t miss the animated, 50-foot Winterfest Christmas tree “performing” its show throughout the evening.

 

Guests will have two photo options this year with Santa Claus and his sleigh or seated more traditionally on his chair. Families can listen to holiday music throughout the park provided by Radio Ocean City or download the Radio Ocean City App for a more personal high-fidelity music experience.

If you have a leashed pet, bring them with you on Wednesday for Furry Friends Day! The hours of operation will be Wednesday-Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Winterfest tickets can be purchased on-site or online. Admission is $5 for those 12 years & older and FREE for those 11 years and younger. With thousands of holiday lights, Ocean City’s Winterfest of Lights will create long-lasting holiday memories for you and your family.

For more information, click here.

Follow Oceancity.com

208,023FansLike
29,939FollowersFollow
1,901FollowersFollow
8,816FollowersFollow
329SubscribersSubscribe

Latest articles

Booking.com

Similar articles

4 COMMENTS

    • Last year the tram was not used due to Covid, instead Winterfest of Lights was made a walking event. This proved to be so popular that they decided to keep it as a walking event this year too.

    • The walk around Winterfest of Lights can be as long or as short as you wish. The whole park is decorated with lights, but you can still enjoy and appreciate the event if only walking part of the park. There are plenty of seats around the park if you wish to have a rest, and there are also mobility devices available for rent on site:
      $10.00 per two hours (scooters, powered wheelchairs)
      Standard wheel chairs also available
      Scooters-4-Rent.com (302) 280-6203

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Yes, I would like to receive emails from OceanCity.com. Sign me up!


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: OceanCity.com, 4 Bay St., Suite D, Berlin, MD, 21811, http://www.oceancity.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact