December Things to Do in Ocean City, MD

Light Display In Pond At Winterfest

Are you visiting Ocean City, Maryland in December and looking for fun ways to spend your days? Well, you’re in the right place! The team at Boardwalk Hotel Group loves the holiday season, and our favorite beach town has plenty of ways to celebrate. With so many fun events and activities, you’ll be sure to jingle all the way through your vacation! 

From fun light shows to the legendary parade, check out all the OCMD has to offer this December. And the best part? When you book at Boardwalk Hotel Group, you have one of the best seats in the house for off-season fun! 

Holiday Events in OCMD

Winterfest of Lights

This year, Ocean City’s Winterfest of Lights is bigger and better than ever! This fun walking tour has expanded for the 2021 season with an even larger path. Explore thousands of twinkling holiday lights and cheery displays while you parade with your family and friends around Northside Park. Winterfest of Lights will be open Wednesday to Sunday, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM, November 18th to January 2nd. 

38th Annual Christmas Parade

Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus, right down Coastal Highway, Ocean City’s 38th Annual Christmas Parade is back for 2021! This parade will be held on December 4th and begins promptly at 11:00 am. Bring your lawn chairs and line Coastal Highway to watch this legendary parade, with floats, live music, and a visit from Santa himself! 

Winter Activities in Ocean City Maryland

Go for a Swim

Swimming isn’t only for the summer months! Book your stay at the recently renovated Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel and relax in our indoor pool and hot tub, both equipped with an accessible lift!

Chow Down on Great Food

Grab a bite to eat at one of Ocean City’s amazing local restaurants! Deciding on where to go? Narrow down your choices by sorting by what you’re in the mood for. No matter what cuisine you’re hungry for, OCMD has it all! 

Relax and Unwind

Take the opportunity to relax and unwind this holiday season with the sounds of the ocean. Bring a good book, or binge on your favorite movie while you take advantage of all of the amenities of staying with a Boardwalk Hotel Group hotel

So, what are you waiting for? Book your beach vacation and plan a holiday escape to Ocean City, Maryland today. Call 800-926-1122 or book online, we can’t wait to see you!