Ocean City Boardwalk - Location, Rules and More

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    Ocean City Boardwalk

    ••• Ocean City Boardwalk Archway. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    The famous Ocean City Boardwalk extends three miles along the Atlantic Ocean is a great destination for all ages to enjoy shopping, dining, amusements and watching the sunset. USA Today named it one of the nation's "Top 10 Great Boardwalks." See the following photos and learn more about the Ocean City Boardwalk.

    Location

    The Ocean City Boardwalk extends from the Ocean City Inlet to 27th Street.

    Boardwalk Rules and Restrictions

    • Bicycles are allowed from Memorial Day to Labor Day between 2 a.m. and 10 a.m. From May 1 to Memorial Day and Labor Day to September 30, on holidays, Springfest and Sunfest, bicycles are permitted between 2 a.m. and noon. Bicycles are allowed at all times from October through April. See bicycle rental information below.
    • Roller blades and skates are allowed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends April 1 through Memorial Day and after Labor Day through September 30. On holidays, Springfest and weekends, from April 1 through May 15, skating is allowed from sunrise...MORE until noon. On weekends, holidays, and Sunfest May 15 through Memorial Day, and after Labor Day through September 30, skating is allowed sunrise until 10 a.m. From October through March, skating is allowed at all times.
    • Skateboards are not allowed on the Boardwalk. A skate park is available at 3rd Street and St. Louis Avenue.
    • Pets are not allowed on the beach or the Boardwalk from May through September.
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    Ocean City Boardwalk

    Ocean City Boardwalk
    ••• Ocean City Boardwalk. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    The famous Ocean City Boardwalk comes alive with rides, games, arcades, food stands, specialty shops and oceanfront dining.

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    Ocean City Boardwalk Tram

    ••• Ocean City Boardwalk Tram. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    Getting around the Ocean City Boardwalk is easy. The Ocean City Boardwalk Tram travels the entire distance of the Ocean City Boardwalk, stopping along the way to unload passengers. The fee is $3 one way and $5 roundtrip.

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    Bicyles on the Boardwalk

    ••• © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office
    To keep everyone safe on the Boardwalk, special regulations take effect in the summer. Bicyclists and rollerbladers must follow the schedules and ride during non-peak times.
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    Ocean City Boardwalk

    ••• © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    The famous Ocean City Boardwalk extends three miles along the Atlantic Ocean and offers plenty of entertainment for the whole family.