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Christmas wreaths on OCMD boardwalk entrance gate

Holiday Getaways in Ocean City, MD

There’s no better time to experience the off-season in Ocean City, MD than during the holidays! The town comes alive with festive activities throughout the season, making it the best destination for your winter getaway. With the Winterfest of Lights, annual Christmas parades, decorations all around town, and seasonal restaurant specials, Ocean City has so much to offer this time of year. When planning your holiday trip to OCMD, book your stay at the Grand Hotel to be right in the middle of all of the action! 

Festive Family Fun in OCMD

Winterfest of Lights

Experience the 2023 Winterfest of Lights, an OCMD tradition for over 30 years! With beautiful Christmas light displays, photo opportunities with Santa, hot chocolate to warm you up, and holiday crafts for the kids, this event is a must. Check out this iconic Ocean City, MD holiday attraction, now through December 31st.

Christmas Parades

Mark your calendars for Ocean City’s annual Christmas parade on Saturday, December 2nd, celebrating its 40th anniversary! With elaborate floats from local businesses, performances from local schools, and much more, the whole family is guaranteed a good time. If you can’t make it to OCMD’s parade, don’t worry! Berlin, MD, just a short drive from Ocean City, MD, is hosting their annual Christmas parade the week after, on December 7th. 

Restaurant Specials

During your holiday getaway to Ocean City, MD, Indulge in the flavors of the season at some of the delicious local restaurants around town. Explore the variety of winter events and specials at restaurants around town, from Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners to New Year’s parties and weekly food and drink specials. 

Make Ocean City, MD your holiday destination, and experience everything this town has to offer this winter. Be sure to secure your stay in an oceanfront room at the Grand Hotel for a cozy accommodation located near all of the seasonal festivities in town. Your holiday getaway to OCMD awaits!