January 2017 Events Schedule Ocean City MD Area


January 2017 Events Schedule Ocean City MD Area

Here are the January 2017 Events around the Ocean City MD area. If you would like to add your event to this year’s calendar… Click Here!
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January 2017 Events Details

Winterfest of Lights

Date: Sunday, Jan 1st, 2017
Hours: 5:30 pm –  9:30 pm
Location: Northside Park, 125th St & Coastal Hwy (Bayside) Ocean City MD [Map]
Contact: OC Recreation & Parks
Email: Contact Form
Phone: 800.626.2326 | 410.250.0125
Online: Website | OCOcean.com | Facebook | Google+
Winterfest of Lights | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area
Add’l Info: Admission $5.00 (under 12 free) | Take the Winterland Express around the park to see over 1 million lights in all types of Christmas themes, then visit the Winterfest Village Pavilion  for hot chocalate, coffee and Christmas goodies. Then on to Yukon Cornelius’ Gift Shop and check out some wonderful Holiday gifts and decorations.

23rd Annual Penguin Swim – Atlantic General Hospital

Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017
Hours: Penguin Swim is at 1:00 pm
Location: The Princess Royale Oceanfront Hotel 91st Street Ocean City, MD [Map]
Contact: Atlantic General Hospital Foundation
Email: penguinswim@atlanticgeneral.org
Phone: 410.641.9671 | Fax: 410.641.0954
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Event Photos: 2017 | 2016
22nd Annual Penguin Swim | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD
Add’l Info: Co-chairs Sal Fasano and Madalaine How are leading the event planning committee this year and the committee is already busy revving up efforts for a super fundraiser. Incentive prizes for all swimmers based on individual fundraising efforts! Awards for individuals and teams who raise the most money! Wear a costume for a chance to win the Costume Contest! Oldest and youngest Penguins will receive special recognition! New this year – Dollar Carnival Games with fun challenges to win prizes! The 2016 Penguin Swim promises to be filled with fun and excitement! Register today and be a part of the frosty fun! Share your Penquin Swim posts with the Official Hashtag #OCPenguinSwim

1st Annual New Year’s Day Laser Tag Tournament

Planet Maze 3305 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842 [Map]
Pre-register $20 by 12/28 * $25 at the door | Join a team or bring your own team of 5 | All will receive a VIP Pass too come back again | Prizes Will Be Awarded! Read More!

1st Annual New Year's Laser Tag Tournament | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area

20th Annual Ocean City Mayor and City Council’s Open House

Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017
Hours: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean City Convention Center’s Performing Arts Center, 4001 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City MD [Map]
Contact: Jessica Waters
Email: N/A
Phone: 410-289-8967
Event Photos: 2017 | 2016
 Mayor Rick Meehan leads the way at the Christmas Parade 2015 | January 2017 Events
Add’l Info: Join Mayor Rick Meehan and our City Council members and help celebrate the first day of the New Year. You will, also, have the opportunity to meet members of our Ocean City Police and Fire Departments, and organizations representing all that’s Ocean City. Entertainment is, also, scheduled though the entertainers, as of December 14th, have not been announced.
Mayor’s New Year’s Day Concert Featuring the Delmarva Big Band & Bryan Russo
Date: Sunday, January 1st, 2017
Hours: Starts at 1:30 pm | Doors Open at 1:00 pm (OC’s Newsletter says 1:30, but their website says 1:45 pm, no Event created on the Facebook page, so just come around 1 pm and say hello!)
Location: OC Performing Arts Center 4001 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City MD [Map]
Contact: OC Performing Arts Center
Email: Email
Phone: 1.800.OC.OCEAN • 410.289.2800
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Event Photo Albums: 2017 | 2016
Ocean City Convention Center Performing Arts Center Auditorium | January 2017 Events
Add’l Info: Tickets: FREE | Join OC Mayor Rick Meehan and members of the Ocean City Council for a special New Year’s Day Concert Event at the breathtaking Performing Arts Center. FREE for the whole family, residents, and visitors. Check out some of Bryan Russo’s music > Click Here!

Bourbon St on the Beach New Year’s Day Hangover Party

11604 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842 [Map]
Sunday, January 1, 2017 * 1:00 pm til | Button & Mama, Walt Farozic, Dave Sherman, Randy Lee Ashcraft & many other special guests jamming all day long!!! Read more… Click Here!

Bourbon St on the Beach New Year's Day Hangover Party | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Casino at Ocean Downs 6th Anniversary

10218 Racetrack Rd, Berlin, MD 21811 [Map]
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 from 11:00 am – 8:00 | Help us celebrate 6 years of fun with Hors d’oeuvres and cake. Randomly Selected Carded players will spin the Anniversary Wheel and Win! Drawings held every 30 minutes. Players may win $60 – $240 Slot Dollars! Read More!

Casino at Ocean Downs 6th Anniversary | Casino at Ocean Downs Berlin MD

Art League of Ocean City 1st Friday Reception

Friday, January 6, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Located 502 94th St Ocean City MD, featuring ‘Shared Visions’ in the Thaler Gallery, ‘Seasons’ in the Galleria and more… Read More!

Art League of Ocean City 1st Friday Reception | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Bishopville VFD Auxiliary Cash Bingo

Friday, January 6, 2017 | Doors Open at 5:00 pm
PLEASE, help support our fund raising efforts so that we can support the fire company with the purchase of their new engine. Learn more… Click Here!

Bishopville VFD Cash Bingo | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Date: Friday, January 6, 2017
Hours: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: The Original Greene Turtle 11601 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City MD [Map]
Contact: The Original Greene Turtle
Email: gtoc@thegreeneturtle.com
Phone: 410.723.2120
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Original Greene Turtle Supports MD COPS | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD
Add’l Info: Join the Original Greene Turtle, the Voice Radio Network and Hogs and Heroes MD8 as we raise money in support of MD COPS (Concerns of Police Survivirs). $10 donation entitles you to a light fare buffet, 50/50 raffle, prize raffles, live broadcast with THE HITMAN and DJ WIZ spinning the tunes!
Originals Only Concert at the Art League of Ocean City
Date: Saturday, January 7th, 2017
Hours: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: Art League of Ocean City 502 94th St, Ocean City, MD 21842 [Map]
Contact: Rina Thaler
Email: info@artleagueofoceancity.org
Phone: 410.524.9433
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Event Photo Albums: Coming Soon!
Originals Only Concert at the Art League of Ocean City MD | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area
Add’l Info: The fifth Originals Only concert at the Art League of Ocean City! *Set times are approximate. Show up early to see everyone play! 6:30 – Dungeouns and Rabbits * 7:00 – Major Rob * 7:30 – Hot Ecüas * 8:00 – Emily Foot * Including a live painting demonstration by Reeves Dark! $5 Suggested Donation (you will not be turned down if you do not have money)

Red Doors Gala and Art Auction

Fager’s Island 201 60th St, Ocean City, Maryland 21842 [Map]
Saturday, January 7, 2017 * 6:00 – 10:00 pm | You are cordially invited to the 3rd annual Red Doors Gala and Art Auction featuring fine foods from the areas best restaurants, live entertainment, and… Read more… Click Here!

Red Doors Gala and Art Auction | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Wheelin’ Sportsmen Bay Shore Gobblers Wheelin Sika Deer Hunt

Date: Sunday, January 8, 2017 ( This event is usually first Mon & Tues, changed for this year)
Hours: TBD
Location: Assateague Island National Seashore
Contact: National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF)
Email: nwtf.org/contact
Phone: 800.THE-NWTF(843.6983) | 803.637.3106
Online:Website | Facebook | Google+ | 2016-17 Hunting Regulations [pdf]
National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD
Add’l Info: National Wild Turkey Federation’s (NWTF) 11th Annual Archery Deer Hunt by Mobility-Impaired Hunters | Held 1st Monday & Tuesday Each Year.

Berlin Restaurant Week

Date: Mon, January 9th, thru Sun, January 15th, 2017
Hours: Varies per Restaurant
Location: Berlin MD [Map]
Contact: Berlin Chamber of Commerce
Email: chamberinfo@berlinchamber.org
Phone: 410.641.4775
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Berlin Restaurant Week | January 2017 Events Schedule Ocean City MD Area
Add’l Info: Food specials for breakfast, lunch and/or dinner at all of your favorite Berlin restaurants.

After Dark Meet Up

Date: Wednesday, January 11 2017
Hours: 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Location: TBD
Contact: OC Downtown Association
Email: ocdowntownassociation@verizon.net
Phone: 410.289.1413 | Fax: 410.289.4900
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Add’l Info: Downtown After Darks are held the 2nd Wednesday of each month, September – June. Please join us for munchies and Happy Hour prices. It’s a great time to market your business and mingle with friends and members of the Downtown Association.
Friday the 13th
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Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Date: Friday, January 13, 2017
Hours: 7:00 AM9:00 AM
Location: Clarion Fontainebleau Crystal Ballroom 10100 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD [Map]
Contact: Lisa
Email: lisa@oceancity.org
Phone: N/A
Mayor Rick Meehan speaking at the Parade of Brothers 9/11/16 | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD
Add’l Info: The 2017 Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast  is presented by the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce, the Ocean Pines, the Chamber of Commerce, the Berlin Chamber of Commerce, the Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce and the Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce.  |  Fees/Admission: $20 for Full Hot Breakfast Buffet | Tickets are $20 per person and table sponsorships are available. | They may be purchased online at www.oceancity.org or at the area chambers

East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s and Aquaculture Trade Expo

January 13 – 15, 2017 at OC Convention Center
This is the only Mid-Atlantic Commercial Fishing Expo with seminars, fishing gear and equipment, and more… Read More!

Maryland Watermen's Association, Inc. | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD
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The Lion King (3 Shows)
Date: Friday, Jan 13th & Saturday, Jan 14th, 2017
Hours: Fri 7 pm / Doors 6:30 | Sat 2 pm / Doors 1:30 pm | Sat 7 pm / Doors 6:30 pm
Location: OC Performing Arts Center 4001 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City MD [Map]
Contact: OC Performing Arts Center
Email: Email
Phone: 1.800.OC.OCEAN • 410.289.2800
Online: Website / Tickets | Facebook | Google+
Event Photo Albums: Coming Soon!
The Lion King | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area
Add’l Info: Ocean Pines Children’s Theater Presents: The Lion King Jr. This event is a musical performance. Tickets are $15

Lennon La Ricci & the Leftovers Band

BJ’s on the Water 115 75th St Ocean City MD 21842 [Map]
Friday, January 13, 2017 * Ricky (Dad) Lennon & Chuck De Martin * Live Action * Read More!

Lennon La Ricci & the Leftovers at BJ's on the Water Restaurant | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Gold Coast Mall Sidewalk Sale

Saturday, January 14 – Sunday, January 15, 2017
$10 / per space. Bring your own table both days 9 am to 3 pm, however you may stay later * Martin Luther King, Jr. Day blowout sales event. Learn more… Click Here!

Gold Coast Mall Sidewalk Sale | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Nautical and Wildlife Art Festival

January 14 – 15, 2017 at the Ocean City Convention Center
Welcome to the Annual Nautical and Wildlife Art Festival 2017, with over 45 business sharing with you their handcrafted arts and crafts… Read More!

Nautical Wildlife Art Festival Craft Show | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Fager’s Island Inaugural Blues Bake 2017

Saturday, January 14, 2017 * 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Featuring Craft Beers and Craft Cocktails by Dogfish Head Brewery and Distillery. Enjoy our Clambake (clams, shrimp, mussels, potatoes & sausage), featuring music by Ricky Wise & the Dirty Unit… Read More!

Fager's Island Blues Bake Event 2017 | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Fisher House Fundraiser hosted by Randy Lee Ashcroft

Sunday, January 15 at 2 PM – 6 PM
Come join us for a day of music and fun as Randy Lee hosts a day of enlightenment and fundraising for the Fisher House Foundation. The Fisher… Learn more… Click Here!

Fisher House Fundraiser - Helping Military Families | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Blood Bank of Delmarva Blood Drive

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the Ocean City Convention Center
Blood donations can slow during the winter months, which makes the OC Cares Blood Drive so crucial to the members of the surrounding community… Read More!

Beach Blanket Blood Drive | Blood Bank of Delmarva | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Trader Lee’s 1st Party 2017

Saturday, January 21, 2017
Welcome to Trader Lee’s 1st Party of 2017 featuring music by Skid Lid… Read More!

Trader Lees 1st Party 2017 | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

The Second Limb – The Niyamas (Personal Observances)

Sunday, January 22 at 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
“The Second Limb” – An Introduction to the Niyamas at Yogavibez | The Yamas and Niyamas serve as our most sacred ethical guidelines through which our physical yoga practice is built and expanded upon… Read More!

The Second Limb at Yogavibez | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Ocean City Parrothead Club January 2017 Social

Monday, January 23, 2017 at Full Moon Saloon
The Ocean City Parrot Head Club is a non profit organization that unites people who love the “island” lifestyle, listen to Jimmy Buffett’s music and appreciate the meaning of having a good time… Read More!

OC Parrothead Club Ocean City MD | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area

Kids Helping Kids Dance!

Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Original Greene Turtle
KIDS 10 – 14 years old, join us on Friday, January 27th in the upstairs at the Original Greene Turtle for a FUN kid’s dance!! For only $10 you will receive snack food including chicken tenders, sliders and french fries, soda plus a… Read More!

Kids Helping Kids Dance at the Original Greene Turtle | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Delmarva Birding Weekend

Date: January 27 – 29, 2017
Hours: All Day
Location: Multiple
Contact: Delmarva Birding
Email: dlitedirector@comcast.net or marshhawk67@gmail.com
Phone: 410.632.3110 | 800.852.0335
Online: Website | Facebook | Google+
Photo Albums: N/A
Delmarva Spring Birding Weekend | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD Area
Add’l Info: Our Annual Delmarva Birding Weekends celebrate the amazing warblers, shorebirds, waterfowl and raptors that visit and live here on the peninsula. The Winter Weekend has boat and hiking trips with a special emphasis on winter birds

Church of God Student Conference & Concerts Winterfest 2017

Dates: Friday January 27 – Sunday January 29, 2017
Where: Ocean City Convention Center
About: Gateway Student Central is a unique station existing to provide direction for young people traveling through life. Read More!

Gateway Student Central Winterfest 2017 | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Chinese New Year – Year of the Rooster – January 28th, 2017

Chinese New Year 2017 - Year of the Rooster | January 2017 Events Schedule Ocean City MD
People born in a Year of the Rooster are very observant, hardworking, resourceful, courageous and talented, Roosters are very confident about themselves. Read more… Click Here!

Phantom Limbs

Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Pickles Pub
The Phantom Limbs are a Surf Rock band from Ocean City, MD. The Limbs enjoy Natural Light, greenery, the Sea Hab, and long walks on the beach…. Read More!

Phantom Limbs at Pickles Pub | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

Winter D.E.C. Meeting & Mid-Term Squadron Officers Training

Saturday, January 28 & Sunday, January 29, 2017
January 28th – Detachment training session(s) 11am to 3pm – Grand Hotel | Special Olympics Fundraiser at Synepuxent Post 166 @ 4:30pm
January 29th – DEC Meeting at Synepuxent Post 166 @ 12pm… Read More!

Winter D.E.C. Meeting & Mid-Term Squadron Officers Training | January 2017 Events Ocean City MD

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