Ocean City Stories

Day Trips on Maryland’s Coast

Berlin, MD-- Looking for a day trip on Maryland’s Coast that doesn’t involve the beach? Lucky for you, America’s coolest small town is just a short drive from Ocean City, MD, and has an abundance to explore for all ages! Berlin, Maryland holds a lively main street, the friend...

Historic Sites in Worcester County, MD

Maryland’s Coast is full of attractions for couples, families, single travelers, locals, and tourists to enjoy. What you might not know are the rich historic sites that reside near popular attractions in Ocean City, Maryland.  Looking for something different to experience on your day o...

Top 3 Weekend Getaways Near the Beach

Are you looking for a relaxing trip to enjoy this summer? On Maryland’s Coast, we have the inside scoop on the best weekend getaways for you and your family. Our neck of the woods is close to home, and has something for everyone to enjoy!  From outdoor adventures to the beach, shopping...

Day Trip Attractions Near Ocean City, MD

Ocean Pines, MD-- Living by the coast is a treat, but with so many attractions, it can be hard to choose what to do on your day off with the family. That’s where we come in! At Maryland’s Coast, we have day trip attractions near Ocean City, Maryland, listed out and ready for you to ex...

Fun One Day Trips Nearby

Town of Pocomoke, MD-- Are you looking for fun one-day trips nearby? On Maryland’s Coast, we love exploring and have found some of the best places to visit, even if you only have a day to do it! We love to share the beauty, beaches, history, wildlife, and more with our readers. Pocomoke,...

Family Movies on the Beach

During your Ocean City, MD trip this summer, enjoy FREE family movie showings on the beach! Grab a blanket to lounge on the sand and hear the faint sound of waves crashing while watching your favorite movie with the whole family. 27th Street beach will host the movie nights Mondays and Fridays from...

Day Trips Near Ocean City, MD

 Assateague Island-- Are you looking for day trips near Ocean City, Maryland? Our famous beach town is an amazing vacation spot, but did you know that there’s so much more to explore just a short drive away from the popular tourist location? Maryland’s Coast showcases everythi...

Local Shopping In Worcester County, MD

Whether you’re here for a visit or live in town, local shopping in Worcester County, Maryland does not disappoint! Shopping local is beneficial in so many ways. Contributing money where you live or visit creates a stronger community of supporting neighbors and friends. Here at Maryland...

Chesapeake Country Scenic Byway Receives Elite All-American Road Status

BALTIMORE (March 10, 2021) Maryland’s Chesapeake Country Scenic Byway has been designated as an All-American Road by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the highest designation a road can receive. This honor was announced along with 49 new desig...

Golfing in Worcester County

Fore! Are you looking for the perfect spot to go golfing in Worcester County? Maryland’s Coast has you covered! Spring is just around the corner and as the temperatures begin heating up we know that you’re thinking about your next golf getaway. When it comes to golfing in Worc...

Things to Do in Berlin, Maryland

America’s coolest small town, Berlin Maryland is bursting with charm and leaves a lasting impression on anyone who steps foot on Main Street. The artistically alive and eternally young town is famous for its locally-owned businesses and welcoming events. The Berlin hospitality will have you fe...

Winter Wellness on Maryland’s Coast

Start 2021 off right with a winter wellness trip to Maryland’s Coast! Enjoy a little rest and relaxation after the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, and melt those winter blues away in Worcester County. Take it from us, there’s no better cure than spending some time in nature...

Work & Learn from OCMD

While this year’s classrooms may look a bit different, one of the biggest benefits of remote learning is that you’re able to do it from anywhere! With great weather and fewer crowds, Fall is a great time to bring your work to Ocean City. Bring your studies to the shore and relax at night...

Road Trip Around the Coast of Maryland

Take a Trip on Your Own Terms With Your Own Tribe Good news. The coast isn’t canceled. Summer may be officially over and school in session, but—wait for it—that session is Wi-Fi-enabled. So while your work-school life lingers virtual, your real-life just got more flex. Zoom over...

Visit the Taylor Museum in Berlin, MD

Are you looking for family-friendly activities in Worcester, MD? Look no further than the Taylor Museum in Berlin, MD. Originally set for demolition in 1981, this 19th Century home now serves as a museum in the Town of Berlin, filled with a rich, local history, that satisfies the curiosities of loca...

Amazing Fishing for All on Maryland’s Coast

In the summer of 1933, while Ocean City was enjoying the splendor of being a quaint Maryland seaside resort, a great hurricane pounded the small town with strong winds, heavy rains, and angry seas. The Atlantic Ocean poured over the streets and merged with the Sinepuxent Bay completely flooding the...

What's Happening in Berlin, Maryland?

A variety of new eateries, a candy store and even a meadery are among the new businesses calling Berlin home. Summer is bringing several new businesses to downtown Berlin. The Buzz Meadery opened last week and Dolle’s Candy Land and Pop’s Kitchen by DeNovo’s are set to open in t...

Sustainable Dining on Maryland's Coast

Local sourcing. Sustainable dining. Regional craft brews. Local vineyards. Dock-to-Table. Farm-to-Table. Organic ingredients. All-natural. Never ever. Antibiotic and hormone-free. Farmer markets. Local agriculture. Type any of these terms into an internet search and find restaurants near your loc...

Birding Along Maryland’s Coast

Birding along Maryland’s Coast is wild in winter! In Worcester County, we have more than 200,000 untouched acres of beach and bald cypress, and miles of farm fields, rivers, and creeks await. Few places on the East Coast still provide such opportunities for solace and mindf...

Light Up Maryland’s Coast

Celebrate the holiday season in Worcester County Maryland’s Coast is Open for the Holidays. Our coastal communities have many safe and welcoming ways to capture the season’s magic. Light up your holidays and warm your winter at the only place where the ocean meets land. To help plan y...

Fall, Beercations, Festivals and Craft Beer on Maryland's Coast

Those who have been trying to keep an eye on the craft beer scene of Maryland’s Eastern Shore lately can hardly blink without missing something new: a new beer, a switch to cans, take-out, and delivery options. You can even buy beer online from some breweries and have it sent to you. The COVID...

Al Fresco Dining on Maryland’s Coast

Grab a table with a view at these Worcester County restaurants. It’s fall, which on Maryland’s coast means it’s prime time for outdoor dining. Comfortable temperatures, salty breezes, and spectacular views complement every menu. From street-level patios to roof-top decks, sunny...

Family-Friendly Hotels in Ocean City, Maryland

Fun is built-in at these overnight accommodations on Maryland’s Coast. Although travel has changed this summer with what our nation is facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still open and ready to offer up some great family fun, while social distancing. Businesses have put strict safe...

Ocean City Area Ranks High on GolfWeek's 2020 Best Courses You Can Play

If you’re looking for the top tier of Mid-Atlantic golf destinations, your search begins and ends in Ocean City, Maryland. This bustling resort town features a wealth of championship golf at an exceptional value. Beyond its acclaimed fairways and greens, there are abundant outdoor activities,...