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2023 Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City, MD

If you’re looking for some family fun this holiday season, check out the Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City, MD. This iconic event is an annual tradition in OCMD and you don’t want to miss it! From beautiful light displays to festive activities for all ages, Winterfest is the perfect destination for a magical holiday experience. When you’re planning your accommodations for this event, book an oceanfront room at the Grand Hotel, and make the most of the holiday season in Ocean City, MD! 

Planning Your Winter Trip to OCMD

The Winterfest of Lights takes place at Northside Park on 125th Street. The festivities kicked off on November 16th and will continue through December 31st. You can enjoy the holiday magic Wednesday through Sunday of each week, from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. If you can’t make it until after Christmas, don’t worry! Winterfest will be open every day of the week between December 25th to December 31st, ensuring you can stay in the festive spirit right up until the New Year.

Take a stroll through the park or a ride on the Winterfest Express tram, and admire the thousands of shining lights and unique displays on your journey. This event offers more than just Christmas lights; it’s a complete holiday experience for the whole family. Warm up with a cup of hot chocolate, pose for a photo with Santa, and participate in winter crafts. The gift shop will also be open, offering holiday-themed products, making it the perfect place to find unique gifts for your loved ones.

Whether you’re admiring the sparkling lights, sipping a cup of hot chocolate, or smiling for a picture with Santa, you’re guaranteed to create unforgettable family memories at the Winterfest of Lights. To ensure your Winterfest experience is nothing but the best, book your stay in an oceanfront room at the Grand Hotel. With amazing views and comfortable accommodations,  the Grand Hotel is the perfect place to relax after an evening of festive family fun. Experience the magic of the holiday season and plan your trip to OCMD today!