Ocean City

America's Greatest Family Resort

A family taking pictures in Ocean City, NJ
Add “America’s Happiest Seaside Town” to the list of accolades Ocean City has received as Coastal Living Magazine has awarded them this honor in 2018. Already known as "America's Greatest Family Resort", this family friendly town continues to make its beaches, thriving boardwalk, beautiful back bays, diversified downtown shopping, and special events stand out to all those who visit.


Ocean City’s amazing beaches have always been the main attraction of this award-winning town, but there is so much more to see and do that you’ll want to come back year after year to be sure that you’ve seen and done it all.  After you have selected a place to stay from the diverse list of hotels, motels, B&B’s and beach house rentals, you can set your agenda so to be sure to experience all of the memory making activities that await.


Tot crawling on the Ocean City, Nj beachDOWNTOWN SHOPPING

More fun can be found off the boardwalk in Ocean City’s downtown, which runs along Asbury Avenue and is full with over 100 wonderful shops and eateries. Be sure to visit Stainton's Square a gallery of amazing shops and exhibits. This thriving downtown is a favorite of the devoted shopper and is easy to walk, bike or drive in.  Look for the spring and fall Block Parties and themed shopping events all year.


 Log flume on the Ocean City, NJ boardwalk


The boardwalk is alive all day long, with bike riders in the morning, beach goers during the day and amusement thrill seekers and shopper's at night.  The centerpiece of the boardwalk is the Music Pier an iconic entertainment venue full of events, shows and concerts.  Remember to bring something home for those left behind by visiting Johnson's Popcorn and Jilly's Stores for the best caramel popcorn, food stuffs and merchandise on the boards.


Ocean City’s recreation and special events will surely make your to do list because you'll find a long list of activities for kids and adults from surf lessons to fitness.  Ocean City’s year-round special events are a blast with favorites like the Doo Dah Parade, Flower Show, Airshow and Night in Venice Boat Parade.  Consider visiting Ocean City in off-season and during the holidays for unique shopping and themed events like the “Earlier than the Bird” Shopping Extravaganza and First Night New Year’s Eve Celebration.


Meters May 1st- Oct. 31st.


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