The Ocean City, Maryland region welcomes you to the East Coast's Finest Family Resort! We welcome the opportunity to host your event, and invite you to explore the region's many hidden treasures during your stay.
The region offers ten miles of sandy beaches with ample space for everyone to claim their ideal oceanfront spot. It is one of the cleanest, most pristine, and with an entrance on every block in Ocean City – it is also one of the most accessible beaches on the East Coast.
The Ocean City region's 3-mile long Boardwalk is as much of an attraction as the Atlantic Ocean which it spans. A trip to the shore wouldn't be complete without a stroll on the boardwalk, which dates back to 1902. Now modernized, the boardwalk offers rides, games, shops and dining options for visitors to explore.
Dining in the Ocean City region focuses on freshness and flavor. With the area's strong foundation in fishing, crabbing and farming, many area restaurants have adopted the farm to table concept making it easy to fall in love with the local fare. Offerings range from locales as comfortable as a rib house, as sophisticated as a bistro or as plentiful as an all you care to eat buffet. Simply put, whatever your tastes, you won't go home hungry.
Seating options vary at each location, so if you plan to dine as a team it is recommended you call ahead to make a reservation or confirm space is available. You can also call us at 1-800-332-8687 and we can offer dining suggestions and tips.
During downtime, the Ocean City region has plenty of entertainment and cultural options for the whole family to enjoy. The Salisbury Zoo is a great, free option – offering a glimpse of a wide variety of animals including bear, bison and even spider monkeys. Those interested in learning about the Ocean City region’s history can stroll through the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, home of the world’s largest decoy collection or pay a visit to the OC Life Saving Station Museum located on the Boardwalk. The Wicomico Youth & Civic Center offers live concerts and shows while the Delmarva Shorebirds, the shore’s own Baltimore Orioles Class A Affiliate keeps the energy high during every game. If you're looking to get out and explore some of the area's towns, The Town of Berlin was named 2014 Coolest Small Town in America by Budget Travel and offers tons of things to do- from music festivals to art galleries, there is something for everyone.
Shopping options are plentiful in the Ocean City region. The Centre at Salisbury Mall boasts over 100 familiar stores – including Macy's, Express and American Eagle. The latest fashions can also be found amongst the many surf shops situated alongside Coastal Highway. Those looking for great deals can browse the many shops at the Tanger Outlets, while those looking for unique finds can explore. The Country House, the East Coast's largest country store as well as the many quaint shop and antique stores of Main Street Salisbury.
The MAASA mission is to link and leverage the combined assets of Ocean City and Wicomico County and Worcester County to attract, retain and build sports marketing events, with a focus on amateur athletics, to establish a national reputation and grow the region's economic impact.
Contact MAASA at 1-800-332-8687