Things to Do in Ocean City

Ocean City, MD

Ocean City, Maryland is nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Isle of Wight Bay featuring miles of beach and a wooden boardwalk lined with restaurants, shops and attractions. Whether you want to take a kayak out on the water, or just dig your toes into the sand, Ocean City is a premiere vacation destination for your family.


Ocean City Boardwalk has been a key draw to the area for decades and offers wonderful cuisine and unique shops with the breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean.

Oceanic Fishing Pier stretches over the Atlantic Ocean and offers vacationers the chance to pluck fish right out of the surf without getting their feet wet.

Frontier Town Campground, located along the beautiful Sinepuxent Bay, offers an unparalleled camping experience featuring its very own water park and a 200-foot-long fishing pier!

Trimper's Rides is a historic amusement park, founded in 1893, located near the boardwalk, featuring classic rollercoasters and rides for good, old-fashioned family fun!

Jolly Roger Amusement Park features two locations in Ocean City; one at the pier, and one uptown at 30th Street – but both are guaranteed fun for your family!

West OC Watersports offers bay fishing on the Flounder Pounder or Pontoon Boat rentals for you to enjoy your perfect Maryland Vacation out on the bay!


Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum displays exhibits on storms, sea life and life-saving in Ocean City including exhibits on beach vacation artifacts, and shipwreck finds.

Ocean City Screams Haunted House is the area’s biggest, scariest, most intense, state-of-the-art haunted house waiting to turn your scariest dreams into reality!

Embers Island Mini Golf offers two innovative outdoor 18-hole mini-golf courses featuring a pirate theme and special effects to thrill and delight your family!

Fox Sun & Surf 8 Cinema features the latest releases and reclining seats to ensure that your night at the movies is an amazing experience!

Dining & Drinks

Cafe Mirage offers residents visitors an eatery that features a menu of a mix of modern American dishes, and flavors you may find in the Caribbean.

Anthony's Beer and Wine offers an extensive wine section and full scale deli., which features sandwiches, homemade salads, and meats and cheeses sliced to order.

The Shark on the Harbor features all natural in the preparation of their menu - which their chefs write twice daily, based on what's fresh, available and delicious.

Hooked presents the natural atmosphere of the coast which continually inspires the chefs to create culinary masterpieces centered on freshness, creativity, and comfort.