Ocean City, Photos: Maryland's Largest Beach Town

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    Images of Ocean City: The Beach, the Boardwalk and More

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

     

    Ocean City is a lively beach town on the Maryland Eastern Shore that offers a wide range of activities and beautiful scenery. Enjoy these photos of Ocean City and get a glimpse of the popular beach destination. For vacation planning information, see an Ocean City Maryland Visitors Guide.

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    Seagulls

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

    Ocean City is home to many species of birds. Seagulls flock to the water to eat live crabs and small fish.

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    Ocean City Boardwalk

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

     The famous Ocean City Boardwalk extends three miles along the Atlantic Ocean and is a great destination for shopping, dining, amusements and watching the sunset. 

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    Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay

    ••• Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Watching the sunset along the water in Ocean City is a favorite summertime activity. 

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    Bayside Pier

    ••• Bayside Pier. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     A bayside pier in Ocean City offers scenic views and a nice place to take a walk.

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    Fishing in Ocean City

    ••• Fishing in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Fishing is a great activity to enjoy along the Atlantic Ocean.

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    Ferris Wheel

    ••• Ferris Wheel - Ocean City Amusements. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Families enjoy a wide range of amusements in Ocean City, Maryland.

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    Ducks

    ••• Ducks in the Chesapeake Bay. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     A wide variety of birds can be seen along the bay and the ocean in Ocean City. 

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    Amusements

    ••• Amusement Rides. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Families enjoy a few hours of fun at one of the many Ocean City amusement parks.

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    Bayside Dock

    ••• Bayside Dock - Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     There are many boat docks along the bay in Ocean City, Maryland.

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    Ocean City Convention Center

    ••• Ocean City Convention Center. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     

    The Ocean City Convention Center is a state-of-the-art facility offering year-round space for conventions, trade shows, and special events. It is located in the heart of Ocean City with easy access to hotels, shopping, restaurants and the beach.

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    Canoeing

    ••• Canoeing on the Chesapeake Bay. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     The bay offers calm waters to enjoy a casual afternoon of canoeing. 

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    Ocean City Boardwalk Tram

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

    Visitors can take a tram ride along the Ocean City Boardwalk - a great alternative to walking long distances on a hot day.

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    Ocean City Playground

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

     Kids enjoy the playgrounds on the beach at Ocean City.

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    Ocean City Boardwalk Arch

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

    The archway to the Ocean City Boardwalk provides a welcoming walkway to the resort's popular waterfront attraction.

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    Ocean City Boardwalk

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

    Families enjoy bicycling on the Ocean City Boardwalk. Be sure to check the rules and hours as there are some restrictions. 

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    Boating

    ••• Boating in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    Small ships offer cruises along the Ocean City shoreline.  

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    Ocean City Concert

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

     Ocean City offers a wide range of concerts and events throughout the year. See a calendar of annual events. 

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    Golf in Ocean City

    ••• Golf in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Golfers enjoy playing in Ocean City, Maryland

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    Mini Golf

    ••• Mini Golf in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Mini-golf is popular among visitors to Ocean City during the summer months.

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    Life Saving Station Museum

    ••• Life Saving Station Museum. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    The Ocean City Life-Saving Museum ,  located at ​813 S Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, MD, displays exhibits on life-saving, sea life, marine animals, shipwrecks and more. 

     

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    Kites

    ••• Kites Fling in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Ocean City hosts a Kite festival along the beach. 

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    Speedworld Raceway

    ••• Speedworld Raceway. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

     Speedworld Go-Karts, ​located at 2901 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD, offers go-kart racing for the whole family. 

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    Sand Sculpture Picture

    ••• Sand Sculpture Picture. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    Sand sculpture contests are held in Ocean City each summer producing spectacular sculptures on the beach. 

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    Waterslide

    ••• Waterslide in Ocean City. © Town of Ocean City Tourism Office

    Waterslides offer family fun and a great alternative to the sandy beach.

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