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October Events in OCMD

The fall season on the boardwalk is a beautiful time to visit Ocean City, MD and we can’t wait for the upcoming October events in town! Locals know this is one of the best times to enjoy the Ocean City, MD boardwalk and beach. The air is crisp, the water is warm, and visitors can find a full calendar of fun fall events. 

Mark your calendar and book your stay at the Grand Hotel. This destination is the perfect place for a family vacation or weekend escape. 

Upcoming Events in Ocean City, MD

October 6 – 9: Endless Summer Cruisin’

Cruise on to Ocean City, Maryland’s 25th annual celebration of over 3,000 custom cars, hot rods, street machines, classics, and more! Cars will cruise along the historic ocean city boardwalk for spectators to enjoy. 

October 15: Harbor Day at the Docks

Ocean City is world-renowned for its sport fishing and commercial fishing industries. This waterfront festival along Sunset Avenue in the West Ocean City Commercial Harbor will celebrate the maritime heritage and rich history with seafood cooking demonstrations, crab picking contests, local fisherman displays, nautical artisans, and fun kids’ activities. Free and open to all ages.   

October 16: Semper Fi Ride, Walk or Run

Join the First State Marines for the 3rd annual Semper Fi Ride, Walk, or Run on Ocean City, Maryland’s Iconic Boardwalk along the Atlantic Ocean. This charity event benefits “Believe in Tomorrow” and the “Semper Fi and America’s Fund.” Sign up online! 

October 20-23: Sunfest 

Sunfest celebrates its 47th year and is one of the largest outdoor festivals in the region. Located at Ocean City’s famous Inlet, this four-day art, craft, music, and food fest has something for everyone. Enjoy free live entertainment all day long. Sunfest 2022 is a blast for all ages! 

October 29: Shore Craft Beer Fest OCtoberfest

Don’t miss the annual Shore Craft Beer Fest in Sunset Park with live music, award-winning food trucks, local craft breweries featuring over 30+ types of beer, and plenty of other vendors. 

Don’t miss the upcoming October events in OCMD! With all of the fall events happening from parades, festivals, car shows, and beer festivals, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy. And who wouldn’t want an October beach getaway?

Stay close to the fall events in Ocean City, MD by booking your stay with the Grand Hotel conveniently located on our famous OCMD boardwalk and overlooking the beach. Check out our full list of amenities to make the most of your fall weekend vacation!