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January 20th - January 27th January

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East Coast Commercial Fishermen's & Aquaculture Trade Expo

East Coast Commercial Fishermen's & Aquaculture Trade Expo

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us for the only commercial fishing exposition in the Mid-Atlantic Region. The expo includes seminars, fisherman gear, equipment, and more! Each year thousands of commercial fishermen, charter boat captains, aquaculturists, scientists, educators, and fishing enthusiasts from Maine to Florida enjoy the show. Admission fee is $15.00    view more.
Delmarva Art Expo

Delmarva Art Expo

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Say hello to unique arts and talented artists by attending The Delmarva Art Expo, an event for art enthusiasts and followers of art.   At this juried vendor show,  come and meet the artists and learn about the different art forms. Classes on Saturday, January 19: (fee to participate) Marbled Silk Scarfs 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFelted Soap Class 10:00 am - 11:00 am  Dyeing and Color Wheel Class 11:30 am - 1:00 pm Classes on Sunday, January 20: (fee to participate) Dyeing and Color Wheel Class10:00... view more.
Sunday Night Yoga on the Labyrinth

Sunday Night Yoga on the Labyrinth

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Chrissy Ehrhart of Zenna Wellness for a candlelight practice on our meditation labyrinth. All ages and mobility levels are welcome and no experience is necessary.     Please bring a mat and a bottle of water.    Suggested donation of $10 view more.

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Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Burley Oak Charity & Trivia Night with Guest Bartenders

Burley Oak Charity & Trivia Night with Guest Bartenders

January 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come to Burley Oak for Charity Night to benefit the Maryland Coastal Bay Program. This fun evening will consist of guest bartenders Jeanne Vanderclute from Fins and Marc Wist from OC Marlin Club.   There will be a silent auction, live music by Zach Davis and Billy Weiland, and an exciting game of Maryland Coastal Bays trivia with Executive Director, Frank Piorko.  Trivia begins at 6:30pm  view more.
Bryan Clark: Sinatra 2 Soul

Bryan Clark: Sinatra 2 Soul

January 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Us for Dinner and a Show! Bryan Clark excites the imagination. Inspired by the blessings of an artistic family, Bryan has always had a passion for music. His earliest memories are of Sam Cooke, Nat King Cole, Arthur Prysock, The Drifters and the richness and soul of Gospel; a majestic musical heritage.   Today, Bryan has centered his passion on "The Great American Song Book", presented with the backup of great swinging jazz groups. He's ever hungry for more of the music of class, as he put... view more.
Bingo with Stevie Jay & DJ Magellan

Bingo with Stevie Jay & DJ Magellan

January 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Come to Bingo Night every Monday night at Tailchasers Restaurant and Bar with MC Stevie Jay and DJ Magellan. Enjoy bingo games, great food and drinks, fun with your friends, and prizes.    view more.
Karaoke with DJ Jeremy

Karaoke with DJ Jeremy

January 21 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
Bring your friends and come out for Karaoke with DJ Jeremy at Pickles Pub.  Karaoke starts at 10:00 pm while the bar serves $3 Corona and Corona Lights!  view more.

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Sello's Godfather Event

Sello's Godfather Event

January 22 @ 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Join the guest and locals of Ocean City at Sello's new wine event:  Hosted by Clint from Southern Glaser Wine & Spirit Godfather featuring an all Sicilian Portfolio  view more.
Acrylic Beginner to Intermediate Workshop

Acrylic Beginner to Intermediate Workshop

January 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Using Acrylics is the simplest and most effective way for an absolute beginner to tap into their desire to paint. Learn step-by-step the different brush strokes, how to mix your colors, and painting techniques to get the wanted effects. This is a hands-on workshop perfect for beginners. Please bring your own material, or you can use the supplies from the instructor for a $10 fee.   $30 members, $38 non-members view more.
Beach Blanket Blood Drive

Beach Blanket Blood Drive

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
With this one blood drive, residents of Ocean City and surrounding communities can help supply the blood needs of the hospitals on the shore during a critical time of year.   Because the need for blood remains constant to ensure an adequate supply for patients during the winter, donors of all blood types are urged to make an appointment.  Schedule your appointment by calling 888-825-6638 or schedule online.   Every blood donation will support help the Blood Bank of Delmarva save 20,000 Delma... view more.
Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery Class For Advanced Ceramic Artists

Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery Class For Advanced Ceramic Artists

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This is a class for advanced Ceramic Artists only, there will be minimal instructions, and you need to be cleared by pottery studio manager to attend this class. Please call the Art League if you have any questions at 410-524-9433.  Instructor: Nancy Barnas   Cost per session: $35 for Art League members, $45 non members Cost for 6 sessions: $180 for Art League members, $230 for non members (not available online)   Advanced reservation is required to guarantee your spot.    view more.
Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery Class

Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery Class

January 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art.  Perfect for all levels of students from beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome.   Registration: $35 for members and $45 for non-members Sign up for six sessions $180 (members) - $230 (non-members)     view more.
Zumba for Seniors at the Worcester County Library - Ocean City Branch

Zumba for Seniors at the Worcester County Library - Ocean City Branch

January 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In need of a little exercise? Join the Ocean City Branch of the Worcester County Library for a less intense Zumba dance class designed especially for seniors and for those working their way up to traditional Zumba. This class is limited to 15 participants for optimal space.  view more.
Great Books Discussion

Great Books Discussion

January 22 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Engage in the great books discussion at the Worcester County Library's Ocean Pines Branch. The group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. For more information, call Lisa Harrison.  view more.
Kids Tuesday Afternoon Pottery Class

Kids Tuesday Afternoon Pottery Class

January 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Let your little ones play with clay. Students will express themselves with a variety of projects as they build hand-eye coordination at this Art League of Ocean City class. Cost includes all materials, clay, glazing, and firing.    Great for kids ages 7 and older.    Cost:  $25 for members, $30 for non members Sign-up for 6 sessions for $120 for members, $150 for non members    Advanced registration is required to guarantee your spot.       view more.
Tuesday Evening Adult Pottery Class

Tuesday Evening Adult Pottery Class

January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art.  Perfect for all levels of students from beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome.   Registration: $35 for members and $45 for non-members Sign up for six sessions $180 (members) - $230 (non-members)     view more.
Shared Visions Presentation with OC Writers Group

Shared Visions Presentation with OC Writers Group

January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
 Meet the artists and writers of this year’s “Shared Visions” collaboration, on display for the month of January. Hear readings of the poetry and prose inspired by the artwork on display. Free, with complimentary refreshments. view more.
Bingo with Blake

Bingo with Blake

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
It's Back, Bingo Night With Blake!    Blake Haley is typically associated with country music, but when asked what he plays he'll say, "Most of my musical background is in country music, but I listen to everything, and I play anything I listen to."   view more.
DJ Adam Dutch

DJ Adam Dutch

January 22 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
Get ready to dance to fresh beats by DJ Adam Dutch every Tuesday night at Pickles Pub! While you are here have a late night snack or take advantage of our drink specials.     view more.

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Beach Blanket Blood Drive

Beach Blanket Blood Drive

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
With this one blood drive, residents of Ocean City and surrounding communities can help supply the blood needs of the hospitals on the shore during a critical time of year.   Because the need for blood remains constant to ensure an adequate supply for patients during the winter, donors of all blood types are urged to make an appointment.  Schedule your appointment by calling 888-825-6638 or schedule online.   Every blood donation will support help the Blood Bank of Delmarva save 20,000 Delma... view more.
Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Wednesdays PM Yoga at Pilates and More hosted by OC Beach Yoga

Wednesdays PM Yoga at Pilates and More hosted by OC Beach Yoga

January 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join an all level yoga class at Pilates and More every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. This class is taught by Yoga Alliance RYT yoga ins   For more information, call 410-603-9801.   view more.
Join the Young Professionals during the January Mixer at Captain's Table

Join the Young Professionals during the January Mixer at Captain's Table

January 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the Young Professionals of Ocean City at Captain's Table for an exciting mixer. There will be food and drinks, and of course, networking with other young professionals. See what this goal driven, community organization is all about.  view more.
Two Guys & A Mama

Two Guys & A Mama

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two Guys and a Mama's music selections are so varied and often unique from other bands around town. With their level of musicianship, Joe and Chris are able to quickly pick up on new songs that Dave wants to sing - he has a huge repertoire - and so there are additions to the set list constantly. Two Guys & a Mama were named the 2013 Coconut Times Entertainers of the Year.   view more.
Half Price Pizza Day at Pizza Tugos

Half Price Pizza Day at Pizza Tugos

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come to Pizza Togos for half priced pizza. This special is for dine-in or carry out. Call 410-524-2922 to place an order or stop in to see the staff at the West Ocean City or 116th Street location.  view more.
Relay for Life Kick Off Party with DJ BK

Relay for Life Kick Off Party with DJ BK

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come to the Greene Turtle in West Ocean City for the Relay for Life kick off party with DJ BK.  Win great prizes during friendly pool, basketball and trivia competitions.  15% of all sales will be donated to the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life of North Worcester County.   For more information contact Dawn Hodge (443) 497-1198 or dawnhodge@comcast.net or contact DJ Thompson at (443)-366-5440 or djthom421@gmail.com   Hope to see you at the Greene Turtle Sports Bar in West Ocean City... view more.

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Local Colors, Watercolors Class With Geri Gaskill

Local Colors, Watercolors Class With Geri Gaskill

January 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Instructor Gerilyn Gaskill $25 for members, $30 for non-members   Watch watercolor demonstrations and try your hand as you paint along with Geri! Have fun while you learn to capture the “local color” in watercolors.   All levels welcome. Bring your own supplies or rent a complete watercolor kit for $10 view more.
Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Locals' Favorite 2019 Soup & Sandwich Sales

Locals' Favorite 2019 Soup & Sandwich Sales

January 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Atlantic United Methodist Church has planned winter soup and sandwich specials to keep you warm. Check out the homemade ham and bean soup, homemade chicken noodle soup, egg salad sandwich, ham salad sandwich, homemade desserts, and homemade biscuits.    Beverages such as coffee, tea and soda will also be available.    If you would like to place a carry out order, please call 410-289-7430, or you can email, atlanticumc.org. view more.
Create Your Own Glass Jewelry Class with Peter Gibson

Create Your Own Glass Jewelry Class with Peter Gibson

January 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Learn the basics of creating a fused glass piece. You will make 3 pendants and 2 earrings or 2 pendants, 1 earring, 1 bracelet; choosing from a wide range of glasses.    The piece will be fired after the workshop and available for pick up 2-3 weeks later. Shipping is available! No experience necessary. Adults and children are welcome. Includes all materials!   Cost: $85 for Non - Members, $75 for Members     view more.
Showell Elementary School No Cook Fundraiser at Boxcar 40

Showell Elementary School No Cook Fundraiser at Boxcar 40

January 24 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come to Boxcar 40 for Showell Elementary School's No Cook Fundraiser Night. A portion of all sales will be donated back to Showell Elementary School. Boxcar 40 is a wood-stoked American eats establishment located in Pittsville. view more.
Empty Bowl Project: Bowl Making

Empty Bowl Project: Bowl Making

January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the Art League of Ocean City to help end hunger!   Here’s how you can help: join us to create a bowl for a $25 donation as part of the Empty Bowl Project. (Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for bowls to be fired and ready for pickup.) Then join us for the Soup Dinner on March 29, 2019 from 4:30-8:30pm. Enjoy a dinner of soup, bread, and desserts donated by local restaurants and take home a bowl to remind you of all the empty bowls in the world.    Proceeds to benefit Diakonia and the Art League... view more.
DJ Wax

DJ Wax

January 24 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
Get an early start to your weekend with our Thursday night dance party with beats by DJ Wax at Pickles Pub!  Have one of our great drink specials; $2 Domestic Bottles, $3 Grenades, $4 Hoop Tea and Fireball. view more.

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DJ RobCee on the Fagers Island Deck

DJ RobCee on the Fagers Island Deck

January 25 | All Day
Returning to the area after several successful stints doing in-house DJ residencies at some of the hottest dance clubs in the D.C, and Baltimore area. Rob's unique DJ mixing skills prove why he remains one of the best in the business. Spinning everything from new-school hits to old-school jams and the hottest in international dance trax.   view more.
Fiber Friends Get Together

Fiber Friends Get Together

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you looking for a group that shares your enthusiasm for fiber arts? If so, please bring your lap work and join us for informal get-togethers. Knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, etc. are welcomed.  Questions? Please call Victoria Christie-Healyat 703-507-0708 or email moonlightknitting@gmail.com. view more.
Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Winter Birding Weekend

Winter Birding Weekend

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
If you enjoyed Delmarva's Spring Birding event, you'll love the winter event!  At this special event, you will enjoy great looks at the waterfowl, seabirds, shorebirds, raptors, and seals that frequent the mid-Atlantic region during the winter months. Trips take place from Chincoteague, VA to Lewes, DE.   This weekend features boat and hiking trips with a special emphasis on winter birds. view more.
DJ Greg

DJ Greg

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spinning B-side gems and making you say, "Wow, I have not heard this in awhile", DJ Greg's set will also cover the great hits of the past to the contemporary songs you may not always get to hear in a club setting. A musical genre journey for the lovers of music. view more.
Open Glass Class with Peter Gibson

Open Glass Class with Peter Gibson

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This is a class where you will have the opportunity to make your own creation in glass. You need to know how to cut glass, there will be only minimal instructions, Glass material cost will be estimated at the day of class based on how much you used, and needs to be paid at the front desk, right after class!    Cost:  $35 for members, $45 non-members  (Materials are not included)         view more.
Art and Soul: Mixed Media Earth Mandalas Class

Art and Soul: Mixed Media Earth Mandalas Class

January 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
This workshop is focused on the creative process of art making to improve and enhance the physical, mental, and emotional well being of individuals of all ages. It is based on the belief that the creative process involved in artistic self-expression helps people resolve conflicts and problems, develop interpersonal skills, manage behavior, reduce stress, increase self-esteem and self-awareness, and achieve insight. This healing workshop provides support, acknowledgement and personal acceptance t... view more.
Listen to The Plate Scrapers at Burley Oak Brewing in Berlin, Maryland

Listen to The Plate Scrapers at Burley Oak Brewing in Berlin, Maryland

January 25 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Check out The Plate Scrapers performing for the first time at Burley Oak! These guys will play some high progressive bluegrass complete with original songs, traditional favorites and fun beats!  view more.
DJ Wax

DJ Wax

January 25 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
DJ Wax brings high energy to Ocean City, MD hot spots, playing 80's, 90's and today's top hits and dance favorites.    $3 Fireballs at 10 pm        view more.

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Create Your Own Glass Wave Sculpture Class

Create Your Own Glass Wave Sculpture Class

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Learn the basics of creating a fused glass piece. You will make a fused glass Wave Sculpture or an up to 15″ – Platter, choosing from a wide range of glasses. The pieces will be fired after the workshop and available for pick up 2-3 weeks later. Shipping is available! No experience necessary. Adults and children are welcome.   Cost:  Members, $90  Non-member, $105     view more.
Native Americans Display & Exhibit

Native Americans Display & Exhibit

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Ocean City Lifesaving Museum to see its Native American exhibit. This exhibit, "Native Americans: First Contact on Lower Delmarva," shows how area Native Americans lived and worked at the time of their first contact with Europeans.  view more.
Winter Birding Weekend

Winter Birding Weekend

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
If you enjoyed Delmarva's Spring Birding event, you'll love the winter event!  At this special event, you will enjoy great looks at the waterfowl, seabirds, shorebirds, raptors, and seals that frequent the mid-Atlantic region during the winter months. Trips take place from Chincoteague, VA to Lewes, DE.   This weekend features boat and hiking trips with a special emphasis on winter birds. view more.
Aaron Howell

Aaron Howell

January 26 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Forming as a result to various jam sessions and guest appearances at Aaron's solo shows, The Aaron Howell Band has become one of the Ocean City area's top local draws.  Playing a more rock-heavy set, Bob and Adam lay down the rhythm while Aaron turns your head with his bluesy guitar leads, dynamic vocal work, and incredible stage presence. view more.
Future Thrills EP Release with The Swell Fellas at Trader Lee's Live

Future Thrills EP Release with The Swell Fellas at Trader Lee's Live

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Hear the Swell Fellas at Trader Lee's Live with Future Thrills EP Release Show. The Honey Cult will also be performing with special guest Chris Bell, 6-8 p.m. You also don't want to miss Please and Thank You. view more.
Divas of Hollywood Drag Show & Benefit Fundraiser

Divas of Hollywood Drag Show & Benefit Fundraiser

January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Come to the 28th Street Pit & Pub for a Divas of Hollywood Drag Show on Saturday, Jan. 26.    Tickets: In advance tickets are $30 per person; at the door, tickets are $35 per person.    To reserve your ticket, call 443-944-4763.   view more.
Chest Pains

Chest Pains

January 26 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Ocean City has always been the best place around around to catch a wave, especially the vintage 1980s New Wave sounds of Ocean City’s first modern rock band — The Chest Pains! In 2010, original members Byron Anthony and Jeff Davis reformed with a sound as fresh as it was the first time you heard them. So if you’ve been aching to hear those classic New Wave songs from high school and college, your wait is over because The Chest Pains are back!   view more.
DJ Wood

DJ Wood

January 26 @ 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
DJ Wood provides the best dance hits music to get you moving at The Original Greene Turtle in North Ocean City, Maryland!   Have an appetizer, late dinner and a $5 Tito's while you are here.   view more.

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Winter Birding Weekend

Winter Birding Weekend

January 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
If you enjoyed Delmarva's Spring Birding event, you'll love the winter event!  At this special event, you will enjoy great looks at the waterfowl, seabirds, shorebirds, raptors, and seals that frequent the mid-Atlantic region during the winter months. Trips take place from Chincoteague, VA to Lewes, DE.   This weekend features boat and hiking trips with a special emphasis on winter birds. view more.
Color Theory and Drawing Skills Drawing Boot Camp with David Simpson

Color Theory and Drawing Skills Drawing Boot Camp with David Simpson

January 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Good drawing skills are important for creating great paintings. These drawing classes are designed for both beginners and more experienced artists, and taught by our studio artist, David Simpson. The class is based off of simple color theory applied to drawing skills.   Cost: $30 for members, $38 for non-members view more.
20th Anniversary Party at Greene Turtle West OC

20th Anniversary Party at Greene Turtle West OC

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Come and Celebrate 20 years at one shell of a place with us!  We are going to party like it's 1999 with DJ BK, complimentary hors-d'oeuvres, alumni guest bartenders, Nina's crazy games, prizes, and giveaways! view more.
The Wizard of Oz Celebrates its 80th Anniversary - Come See It At Sun & Surf Cinemas

The Wizard of Oz Celebrates its 80th Anniversary - Come See It At Sun & Surf Cinemas

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Wizard of Oz plays at Sun and Surf Cinemas for a special two day anniversary event. Watch a young Judy Garland star as Dorothy Gale. A young woman learns a virtuous lesson from the "Great-And-Powerful Oz" after battling adventures throughout the yellow brick road.  view more.
Sunday Night Yoga on the Labyrinth

Sunday Night Yoga on the Labyrinth

January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Chrissy Ehrhart of Zenna Wellness for a candlelight practice on our meditation labyrinth. All ages and mobility levels are welcome and no experience is necessary.     Please bring a mat and a bottle of water.    Suggested donation of $10 view more.