There is still a lot of fun to be had in Ocean City this fall! So pack your bags and head to the Jersey Shore.
On Saturday, November 17th & the 23rd there are free horse and carriage rides from 12-3 in front of City Hall, 9th & Asbury Avenue.
You can also get a jump start on your holiday shopping by heading out early in the morning when the stores open up at 8AM for the Downtown Shopping Extravaganza.
Looking for a 5k to enter? Join us in the 11th annual fast & furriest turkey trot on November 22nd at 8AM. Which is sponsored by the humane society. For more information go to www.hsocnj.org or call them at 609-398-9500
Then come as of November 23rd we are turning Downtown into a winter wonderland. So that the merchant shops are all decorated when Santa comes to town on Nov. 24th. Make sure you reserve your spot at the Sunrise Cafe at 1-609-39-9300. If you don’t have a big appetite, no problem! You can get your photo taken with Santa on the Music Pier from 12pm-3pm on November 24th and 25th. For more information call 1-800-beach-nj
And don’t forget to call us to book your house rental. We have some beautiful properties that will fit your families needs.
Halloween is quickly approaching. Here’s what you need to know so that you can participate in all of the fun taking place across the town.
The OCNJ Halloween Parade will march down Asbury Avenue on Thursday, October 25 from 6th Street to 11th Street from 7:15pm- 8:15pm. The Halloween Parade in OCNJ features local children, families, bands, and entertainers. Come out and join in the fun! For more information call 1-800-813-5580 or visit ochp.blogspot.com/
Halloween Night Trick-or-Treating hours in Ocean City will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Halloween night, Wednesday, Oct. 31.
Mark your calendar for Sunday, October 14th – we have a big day down here in OCNJ! Join us at the Ocean City High School Practice Field 6th Street & Boardwalk for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. Registration starts at 8:30 AM and the walk starts at 10 AM!
After our walk we have the 3rd Annual Chili Chowderfest Benefiting the OC Firefighters Charitable Foundation. Taste Ocean City’s best purveyors of hot steamy chili’s and chowders. There will be a DJ and fun for the kids! For more information check out this website! www.eatinocnj.com.
Calling all classic car lovers – the Classic Car and Street Rod Show is taking place this weekend (Friday 9/7 & Saturday 9/8) at the Tabernacle (550 Wesley Ave) in OCNJ.
The show will feature cars and street rods from 1988 and earlier.
The event kicks off Friday night with a sock-hop party from 6 pm – 7:30 pm. Enjoy dancing, games, family fun and more.
On Saturday, the cars will be displayed from 8 am – noon at the Tabernacle, and then will head up to the boardwalk where they will be displayed until 4 pm. An awards ceremony will take place at 3 pm at the Music Pier (Boardwalk & Moorlyn Terrace).
Not ready to give up on Summer? There’s no need! Relax on the beach, walk the boardwalk, take a bike ride, enjoy the beautiful sunset, and extend your Summer with a trip to Ocean City, NJ. September is a wonderful time to experience all that OCNJ has to offer, minus the heavy crowds! Plus the beautiful weather and great rental rates makes this month a fantastic one to visit.
Find the perfect place to stay by visiting our website, https://marragency.com/search-properties/ or by downloading our app (Marr Agency), to search for available rentals. You can select your desired travel date and filter by number of bedrooms, bathrooms, location, amenities, and price. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call a Marr Agency agent at 609.399.7036.
While you’re here enjoy a show! Start your September with a performance by Clint Holmes, Legendary Las Vegas Headliner, on Sunday, September 2, at 7:30 pm at the Music Pier (Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk). Holmes creates an unforgettable experience as he performs selections from the Great American songbook, standards from Sinatra’s legendary repertoire, contemporary classics or stirring original music. For tickets and all September concert listings at the Music Pier, visit the Ocean City Box office here.
Don’t miss America’s top Pink Floyd show by THE MACHINE, a fan-favorite at the Music Pier, produced by BRE Presents & Bob Rose. This special 30th Anniversary performance concert begins at 7 pm this Monday, 8/27, at the Ocean City Music Pier, 825 Boardwalk & Moorlyn Terrace.
The New York-based band focuses on making every show an authentic Floydian experience for the crowd, with a diverse mix of Pink Floyd’s hits and catalog, stellar musicianship, and a dramatic lighting and video show.
For tickets, please visit here or call 1-800-745-3000.
Your crustacean is invited to participate in the Miss Crustacean Hermit Crab Beauty Pageant taking place at the Sixth Street Beach on Wednesday, August 15th . Families, kids of all ages, businesses and organizations may enter their crustacean in this annual beauty contest. The winner will receive the coveted Cucumber Rind Cup and get to walk down a flowery runway! Registration is free and starts at 5:30 p.m. The contest begins at 6 p.m.
And you may want to schedule in some training sessions for your hermit crab friend. Following the beauty pageant some of the fastest crabs in the universe will compete for the King of Klutz Plaque. Plan to cheer them on! For more information call 609-399-6111.
There are two fun events taking place this week in OCNJ revolving around the ocean!
If you love art and surfing, you’ll want to stop by the annual Art of Surfing Festival. This 18-year-old art festival gives surf artists the opportunity to exhibit and sell their work.
This year’s festival takes place at the Music Pier Thursday, 8/2 – Saturday, 8/4. Enjoy the art, meet the artists from across the country, listen to live music, take a yoga class, and attend a book signing by Gidget. Admission is free. To see the full schedule please visit here.
On Thursday night, 8/2, from 6 – 8 pm on the 34th Street Beach, cheer on your favorites at the OCBP Women’s Lifeguard Invitational Races. Women representing 15 beach patrols on the South Jersey coast will be competing! For more information call 609.399.6111.