With summer just around the corner, it’s time to mark that calendar with some of these favorite Ocean City summer events!

Warmer weather means more outdoor outings, beautiful scenery, and memory-making fun! So, to celebrate this upcoming, glorious season, here are four Ocean City events coming to you soon!

Firemen’s Parade

Courtesy of Maryland State Firemen’s Association (Facebook)

When: Wednesday, June 20 | 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Baltimore Avenue from 16th to 30th Street
Contact Information: Visit the website or call 410-289-2800

With impressive floats, bands, and more, the Firemen’s Parade is a great event to check out! Come out and see the firefighting equipment (kids will love it!) and honor the men and women who risk their lives every day to help others!


Courtesy of Art League of Ocean City

When: Saturday and Sunday, June 23–24 | 10 a.m – 4 p.m.
Where: OC Center for the Arts
Contact Information: Visit the website or call 410-524-9433

Clay-a-palooza is a two-day event packed with artsy fun for you and your loved ones! They have demonstrations, competitions, and activities for the kids. You can even learn how to make your own bowl! There will also be a marketplace where you can buy handcrafted pottery to spice up your space.

OC Car & Truck Show

Courtesy of OC Car & Truck Show (Facebook)

When: Sat., June 23 — 10 a.m.–8 p.m. | Sun., June 24 — 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Where: OC Convention Center
Contact Information: Visit the website or call 410-213-9473

The OC Car & Truck Show is an Ocean City favorite, and we can see why! With everything from superbikes to trick trucks, this event is perfect for your inner automotive fanatic! They’ll even have artists and special guests stopping by! Keep an eye on the website to see what else this event has up its sleeve.

Family Beach Olympics

Courtesy of oceancity.com

When: Tuesdays | June 26–August 14 | 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Where: 27th Street (On the Beach)
Contact Information: Call 410-289-2800/800-626-2326

Have some fun-filled family time and work out those muscles at the Family Beach Olympics! All summer long, this event offers everything from sand castle building contests to relay games — and the list goes on! You won’t want to miss out on these great, memory-making experiences!

Are you thinking of attending any of these events? Have you been to any of these events before? If so, which one would you recommend to Ocean City newcomers? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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