Ocean City and surrounding area events calendar through mid-August
AUGUST 11 & 12
The Ocean City Theatre Company Presents: The Sound of Music
A timeless classic will be coming to Ocean City! The Greater Ocean City Theatre Company will be combining with the Ocean City Pops to create a new performance on a classic tale. A complete list of times, ticket prices, and more can be found by visiting https://ocnjmagazine.com/2022/08/04/ocnj-is-alive-with-the-sound-of-music/.
112th Annual Baby Parade
Stroll along at one of the oldest baby parades in the country! The parade will begin at 10:30am on the boardwalk. Additional details can be found at ocnj.us/babyparade.
AUGUST 11, 18, & 25
Bring the whole family to the boards at this free family-friendly event. Entertainment will stretch from 6th Street to 14th Street. Family Nights will run from 7pm- 9pm.
AUGUST 12, 17, & 24
Low Impact Beach Exercise
Come enjoy some early morning exercise! Hosted by the Ocean City Aquatic & Fitness Center, the hour-long class will be held every Friday during July. The class will begin at 8am at the 6th St Volleyball Courts. Additional information can be found by calling 609-398-6900.
AUGUST 16, 23, 30
There will be an hour-long beach walk every Tuesday morning in August. Tickets can be purchased on-site at 59th Street & Central Avenue. The walk will begin at 9am.
Every Tuesday in August, Asbury Avenue will be home to Funtastic Tuesdays! Running from 10am until 1pm, this event is packed full of fun including face painters, balloon sculptors, and more.
Relive your best life at this 90’s Throwback concert presented by Whiskey Richard & Friends! 90’s attire is encouraged. For tickets and other details, go to https://www.atlanticcitynj.com/events/event-list/90-s-throwback/.
AUGUST 12, 13, & 14
Tidal Wave Music Festival
Come roar at the shore with your favorite country music artists! With performers such as Dierks Bentley, Morgan Wallen, and Luke Bryan, you won’t want to miss this three-day ultimate country music event. Ticket prices and packages are available at https://tidalwavefest.com/.
AUGUST 11-14, 18-21, & 25-28
Super American Circus
The Super American Circus will be performing all summer at the Showboat Hotel. A 10% off discount can be applied when using code doacl at checkout. Tickets and more information can be found at https://www.superamericancircus.com/atlantic-cty. Kids under 12 are free with adult paid admission.
Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience
Over the summer, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will host “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience”. Times and dates vary. Details and tickets can be found at https://vangoghatlanticcity.com/.
Somers Point Beach Concert
Come see Roomful of Blues as part of the Somers Point Beach Concert Series at William Morrow Beach! The concert will run from 7-10pm.
Somers Point Kid’s Concert Series
Warm hugs are welcome at this special concert! Hosted by Somers Point Recreation, a Frozen showcase will begin at 6:30pm. Additional details can be found by calling 609-833-5428.
AUGUST 13, 20, & 27
Hosted on the grounds of the Somers Mansion, the Farmers Market will be held every Saturday throughout summer until September 3. The market will run from 8am-12pm.
Sea Isle City
AUGUST 15, 22, & 29
Family Fun Night
The Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Family Fun Nights for children of all ages at Excursion Park. Every week will feature a different character including Minions, princesses, superheroes, and more. Each night, the event will run from 7-8:30pm, with a stage show beginning at 7:30pm. Additional information such as the character schedule can be found at https://www.visitsicnj.com/events/family-fun-night-descendants-vs-villains.
AUGUST 16, 23, & 30
Sea Isle will hold their Farmers Market every Tuesday throughout the summer from 8am-12pm until August 30.
AUGUST 17, 24, & 31
Movie Under the Stars
The Sea Isle City Chamber will host a family-friendly movie night at Excursion Park. Movie nights will run every Wednesday until August 31. Admission is free and the show will begin at 8:15pm. A complete list of movies can be found at https://www.visitsicnj.com/events/movie-under-stars-paw-patrol.
AUGUST 11, 18, & 25
Acoustic Open Mic Night
There will be an Acoustic Open Mic Night for young adults aged 14-20. The event will run from 9pm-11pm. Additional details can be found at https://www.visitsicnj.com/events/acoustic-open-mic-night-ages-14-20-1.
AUGUST 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30, & 31
Every Tuesday and Thursday, search for washed-up treasures along the shoreline and learn all about the ocean. Registration will be at the Townsend Inlet Park Parking Lot at 10am.
AUGUST 17, & 24
Atley Moon and the Say Somethings
Every Wednesday during the summer months, Atley Moon and the Say Somethings will be performing an acoustic set on the Back Bay Porch at Tuckahoe Inn from 5:30-8:30pm.
AUGUST 11, 18, & 25
Jim Fisher will perform an acoustic set at the Back Bay Café at Tuckahoe Inn on Thursdays throughout the summer from 5:30-8:30pm.
AUGUST 12, 19, & 26
Reggae Night with San Noche Trio
Every Friday night throughout the summer, Tuckahoe Inn will be hosting Reggae Night featuring the San Noche Trio from 5:30-8:30pm. You won’t want to miss a night of good food and fresh entertainment.
Featured image courtesy of the City of Ocean City