Festivals & Events

Ocean City has several festivals each year, including Springfest, Maryland International Kite Festival, OC Bike Fest, Sunfest, and Winefest.

Kite Fest - The Kite Fest will be April 23 - 25, 2021. You will see spectacular display of kites during the Maryland International Kite Expo. The Kite Expo is sponsored by the Kite Loft and will take place between 4th and 5th streets on the Beach. Bring the family and enjoy some good old fashioned kite flying.

Springfest - May 6 - 9, 2021, you can enjoy four fun-filled days of fabulous entertainment, a wonderful assortment of food favorites, an exciting array of arts & crafts, and lots of family fun! Springfest is located at the Inlet parking lot. Springfest will be a little different this year due to COVID-19. There won't be any evening entertainment in the tent, but there will still be daytime entertainment outside. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event.

Cruisin' Ocean City - May 20-23, 2021, come help us celebrate the 30th anniversary, there will be over 3,000 cool Hot Rods lined up at the Inlet Parking Lot along with the Roland E. Powell Convention Center plus satellite shows scattered about town. Watch the hot rods, customs, muscle cars and classics in the Boardwalk parades each morning, various Car Shows and Cruisin' about town. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event.

OC Air Show -  is scheduled to take place June 19 - 20, 2021. The OC Air Show will soar through the skies over Ocean City! The Air Show includes a dazzling line up of military aircraft demonstrations, civilian aerobatic performers and close formation flying teams. The headliner act will be the USAF Thunderbirds! Park Place Hotel is a great location to view the show! We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event.

Fourth of July Concert & Fireworks - Free Concert on the Beach at 8pm followed by spectacular fireworks exploding at 9:30pm. North Division Street and the Beach. Call 800-626-2326 for more information. We require a four night minimum stay for oceanfront rooms and a three night minimum stay for bay view rooms over the July 4th holiday weekend.

Wine on the Beach - will take place September 10 - 11, 2021. Plan to come out to the 25th Annual Wine on the Beach, where you can enjoy tasting wines from various U.S. wineries, Micro-Brewed Beers, Delmarva cuisine, arts & crafts, and live entertainment. New things are planned for 2021. Admission is $35. Located at the Inlet Parking Lot 11am to 7pm on Friday and Saturday. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event. New this year, there will also be a wine fest held May 14-15.

OC BikeFest and Delmarva Bike Week will take place September 15 - 19, 2021, it is a gated event with concerts, stunt shows, custom bike builders, and motorcycle vendors. In addition to the Inlet, other activities will be at the Convention Center and Jolly Roger Amusement Park. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event. Awesome entertainment lineup for next year, Kid Rock, Bret Michals, George Thorogood, Kix, Foghat, Great White and more!

Sunfest - will take place September 30 - October 3. Looking forward to four fun-filled days of live entertainment on two stages, great food and arts & crafts in 2021! Sunshine Artist Magazine ranks Sunfest as the #1 Classic & Contemporary Crafts Show in America. Located at the Inlet Parking Lot. The Fabulous Hubcaps will perform Thursday night. Other headline acts to be announced, stay tuned. Tickets available from Ticketmaster. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event and it sells out fast.

Endless Summer Cruisin' - Columbus Day Weekend brings Endless Summer Cruisin' to town. Enjoy four days of Car Shows, Entertainment, Vendors, Boardwalk Parades and more. Come see Customs, Hot Rods, Street Machines and Trick Trucks. October 7 - 10, 2021 at the Inlet Parking Lot. Jay Leno will perform on Wednesday night and two shows on Thursday night, purchase your tickets before they sell out. We require a 3 night minimum stay for this event.

Corvette Weekend  - The Free State Corvette Club weekend features 3 fun car shows, 2 road rallyes, the famous Corvette Boardwalk Parade, and a dinner and awards ceremony on October 15 - 17, 2021. Our Oceanfront Deck Bar is the perfect location to watch the parade on Saturday afternoon.

We officially start taking reservations on November 1 @ 9am each year.

PARK PLACE HOTEL

Between 2nd & 3rd Streets on the Boardwalk
208 North Baltimore Avenue Ocean City, MD 21842
PO Box 370, Ocean City, MD 21843

Toll Free: 888-212-PARK (7275)
Local: 410-289-6440
Fax: 410-289-3389