Local Attractions

Family-Friendly Things to Do in Ocean City

Ocean City offers a dozens of family-fun attractions and activities, including almost nightly free entertainment – ranging from concerts and movies on the beach to laser light shows and fireworks – in the summer months.

Some of our favorites include:

Attractions and Entertainment

  • Northside Park
  • Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum
  • Thunder Lagoon Water Park
  • Jolly Roger Amusement Park
  • Ocean City Performing Arts Center
  • Fenwick Island State Park
  • Casino at Ocean Downs


  • Reef 118 Oceanfront Restaurant (Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront)
  • Tsunami Patio Bar & Grill (Carousel Hotel, 118th Street Oceanfront)
  • Crabcake Factory
  • The Crab Bag
  • Ropewalk
  • Harpoon Hanna’s
  • Costa Ventosa Winery & Vineyard
  • Hemingway’s at the Coral Reef
  • Victorian Room Restaurant
  • Harrison’s Harbor Watch
  • Sea Bay Café
  • Waterman’s Seafood Company
  • Cowboy Coast Country Saloon & Steakhouse
  • Blue Fish


  • Gold Coast Mall
  • Town Center Midtown
  • Ocean City Outlets
  • White Marlin Mall
  • Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth Beach