Things To Do
Amusement & Water Parks
Jolly Roger Amusement Park
Jolly Roger offers six awesome themed parks to choose from, including a traditional amusement park filled with rides and roller coasters, as well as Splash Mountain water park and Speedworld race track park. Group rates available.
Location: 29th St. & Coastal Hwy.Ripley's Believe It or Not
Fact or Fiction? You decide what's real and what's not at Ripley's Believe It or Not. Tour the museum filled with strange and interesting collections. Then, find your way through the mirror maze or try your hand at the impossible LaseRace!
Location: Wicomico St. & BoardwalkTrimper's Rides & Amusements
Fun for the whole family, Trimper's offers a variety of classic amusement rides and carnival games. Popular attractions include a haunted house and century-old merry-go-round, one of the oldest still operating carousels in the nation. This family-owned park has been run by the Trimper family for over 100 years.
Location: 1st St. & Boardwalk
Chris Parypa Photography
Voted the best photographer in Ocean City, Chris Parypa will assist you with family, wedding, engagement photos, and more!The Photographer's Studio
Now that you've got the whole family together for vacation, why not plan a professional beach photo? Photographer's Studio is here to help.
BIKES & SCOOTERS
Rent or buy quality bikes and scooters here!
Location: 7203 Coastal Hwy (Ocean City) 11022 Nicholas Ln (Ocean Pines)Cycle City Ocean City
Forget the car - cruise around OC on a scooter!
Location: 1305 Philadelphia Ave.Dandy Don's Bike Rental
Huge variety of bikes to choose from, including tandem and banana bikes!
Location: 12th st. & Boardwalk
Take a ride on Ocean City's fastest speed boat. Watch the dolphins and enjoy the ride.Sea Rocket
Enjoy a beautiful views of Ocean City as you zoom by the coastline.
Ages 5-12 years old.Ocean City Camps Complete Listing
Click on the link for a complete list of Ocean City's sports and recreation camps.Scamper Camp
Ages 3 1/2 to 5 years old.
DEEP SEA FISHING
Large selection of small boat rentals, as well as charters.
Location: Between 21st and 22nd st.Ocean City Fishing Center
Over 160 boat slips, as well as charters for rent.
Location: 12940 Inlet Isle Lane
Bayside is Delaware's first Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, located just west of Fenwick Island, DE and minutes from N. Ocean City, MD. Wonderfully designed, with gorgeous views of marshland, forest and the Assawoman Bay.
Location: 11310 Signature Blvd., Selbyville, DE 19975Eagle's Landing Golf Course
Just minutes from Ocean City, Eagle's Landing was voted best in state by Reader's Digest.
Location: 12367 Eagle's Nest Rd., Berlin, MD 21811Lighthouse Sound
A very scenic course, Lighthouse Sound works to preserve the natural habitat. Special events and weddings can be held here, as well.
Location: 12723 St. Martins Neck Rd., Bishopville, MD 21813
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HISTORICAL & CULTURAL
Assateague Island Beaches & Visitors Center
Experience the amazing wildlife of Assateague Island. Spend the day bird watching, fishing, or watch the wild ponies. Boat cruises and kayak tours available, too. Be sure to stop by the Visitors Center for interesting exhibits, touch tank, gift shop & short film about the island.
Location: South end of Route 611 in Berlin, MDDiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum
This museum offers an amazing exhibit of over 10,000 artifacts recovered from regional & international shipwrecks, including some that go back as far as the 1600s. No admission required, but donations are gladly accepted.
Location: 708 Coastal Hwy., Fenwick Island, DE 19944Fenwick Island Lighthouse
Fenwick Island Lighthouse is over 150 years old, and has played an important role in the area's maritime history by guiding ships away from nearby shoals. Located right on the Maryland-Delaware border near an historic marker for the Mason-Dixon Line, this 87-foot lighthouse is a quick, but interesting place for visitors to go.
Location: Off of Route 54 in Fenwick Island, DEOC Center for the Arts
A great place to experience art of all kinds, including the work of local artists! Home to the non-profit Art League of Ocean City, the brand-new OC Center for the Arts has a 2-story gallery, pottery studio, classrooms, art library and 5 working artist studios. Open to the public.
Location: 502 94th St., Ocean City, MD 21842OC Life-Saving Station Museum
Learn about Ocean City's rich maritime and resort history while taking a tour through the OC Live-Saving Museum. See pictures of days gone by throughout various exhibits, or pick up a souvenir in the gift shop. Free activities and weekly discussions are held here throughout the summer, including kids programs.
Location: South end of Boardwalk
Holly Ridge Farm
Just outside Ocean City, take a fun, guided ride on scenic trails.
Location: 6609 Purnell Crossing Rd Willards, MD 21874
This 58-acre Bayfront complex features a huge playground area, ball fields, state-of-the-art outdoor fitness area, and tons of paved exercise paths that wind around waterways and landscaping. Various gazebos, picnic pavilions & benches can be found throughout the park, in addition to a long pier that stretches far out into the Bay for fishing, crabbing, or just enjoying the view. Northside Park plays host to hundreds of fun, family-friendly events throughout the year, including Winefest in the Park, Arts Alive, Winterfest of Lights, and so much more!
Location: 127th St. & BaySunset Park
Sunset Park is a beautiful venue that hosts dozens of fun, free events throughout the year, including the popular "Sunset Park Party Nights" where you can hear live music and enjoy food/drinks from local vendors (for purchase). Be sure to bring your own chairs.
Location: South Division St. & Bay
On this 18-hole golf course, you'll feel like you're right on the beautiful Hawaiian island itself. Lush greenery and flowering plants surround this expertly manicured course. Enjoy a little friendly competition with friends or family, then celebrate with a cold treat afterwards!
Location: 57th St. & Coastal Hwy.Old Pro Golf
Get your putt-putt on at Old Pro Golf. With four themed locations to choose from and two indoor courses, anytime is a good time to hit the green!
Location: Various on Coastal Hwy. 23rd St., 28th St., 68th St. & 136th St.Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf
Follow Professor Hacker in an adventure through caves and volcanoes in search of the "lost treasure.
Location: 139th St. & Coastal Hwy.
A to Z Rental Service
Need a beach chair? Forgot your linens? What about a crib? A to Z Rental Service has it all. Rent anything from high chairs to bath towels.PMI Rentals
A family business, PMI has everything you need at great prices. Beach supplies, linens, and bikes!
67th St. Town Center
The 67th St. TownCenter had its grand opening the summer of 2013, and is home to a total of 9 businesses, such as SweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt and Ron Jon Surf Shop. A great addition to the town!Boardwalk Shops
The Boardwalk offers 3 miles of shopping. From clothes and jewelry to souvenirs & beach necessities, you'll find all you need (and then some) right on the Boardwalk.
Location: South end of Ocean CityGold Coast Mall
Gold Coast Mall has a variety of stores & facilities to offer, including clothing, crafts, jewelry, hair & nails, toys, electronics, food/drinks, movie theater, and even a gym!
Location: 115th St. & Coastal HighwayTanger Outlets
Tanger Outlets features a wide variety of shops and many of the brands you know and love. Take a break from the beach for a day of bargain-hunting and retail therapy!
Location: Route 50 in W. Ocean City, and Route 1 in Rehoboth Beach, DE
48th St. Watersports
Sail, wind surf, paddle boat, kayak or surf. The choice is yours.OC Parasail
Want a seagull's-eye view of Ocean City. Enjoy a scenic ride along the coastline, with multiple heights for you to choose from. A safe and dry ride guaranteed!
Location: Two Locations, 5311 Coastal Hwy and 312 Talbot StreetOC Surf Sessions
Ever wanted to learn how to surf? Now is your chance! Let the experts show you how.Odyssea Watersports
Jet Ski and Jet Boat rentals. Record your ride with a GoPro camera!Paradise Watersports
The largest Watersports facility in Ocean City. Rent jet skis, go parasailing & more!
Barefoot Beach Bride
Detailed ceremony and reception packages for every size budget.Rox Beach Weddings
Specializes in coordinating wedding details, from ceremony to reception to photography & more.
Recent Vantage News
The Early Bird Catches the Deal
Early Bird Savings End Oct. 1st! The end of summer is already in sight and that means transitioning into fall. Storing away beach chairs, shopping for school supplies, returning to school - it's enough to give any family a case of the post-vacation blues! Start dreaming about next year's vacation [...read more ]
OC's Hidden Gem: Assateague Island
Escape to Island Life at Assateague Looking to leave bustling Ocean City for the day? Take a trip across the Sinepuxent Bay Bridge and enjoy the island life! Just 10 miles south of Ocean City lays Assateague Island. At a quick glance, Assateague seems like any other state park with beautiful nature [...read more ]
Fall in Love with Ocean City
Temperatures May Drop, but Fall Events Heat Up Dusting off school books, raking up leaves, and enjoying football on TV - who says vacations are just for the summer? Fall is the best time of year and even better in Ocean City! Forget the traffic, skip the lines, and enjoy life at a slower pace. [...read more ]