Park Place Hotel on the Boardwalk
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Festivals & Events

Kite Fest - Come out and see spectacular kites during the 20th Annual Maryland International Kite Expo. The Kite Expo will be held from April 25 - 27, 2014, between 4th and 5th streets on the Boardwalk.

Springfest - Enjoy four fun-filled days from May 1 - 4, 2014, for 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. Headline acts include The Fabulous Hubcaps, Merle Haggard and Loverboy. Tickets are available from Ticketmaster.

Seventh Annual White Marlin Festival & Crab Soup Cook Off - On May 10, 2014, enjoy an afternoon of fun and activities, including a competitive crab soup cook off contest, live music, several community exhibits, face painting and clowns for the children. There is a $12 fee to sample soups and vote for your favorite. Saturday, Noon-3 p.m. Somerset Street Plaza

Cruisin' Ocean City - From May 15 - 18, 2014, you'll find 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, various Car Shows and Cruisin' about town.

OC Air Show - June 14 - 15, 2014, the OC Air Show will once again soar through the skies over Ocean City! There will be a dazzling line up of military aircraft demonstrations, civilian aerobatic performers and close formation flying teams. The USAF Thunderbirds will be the headliner act this year. Park Place Hotel is a great location to view the show!

Fourth of July Concert & Fireworks - Free Concert on the Beach featuring the U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" at 8pm followed by spectacular fireworks exploding at 9:30pm. North Division Street and the Beach. Call 800-626-2326 for more information.

OC BikeFest - taking place at the inlet September 11 - 14, 2014, 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.

Sunfest - Sunfest provides four fun-filled days of live entertainment on two stages, great food and arts & crafts from September 18 - 21, 2014. Sunshine Artist Magazine ranks Sunfest as the #1 Classic & Contemporary Crafts Show in America. Located at the Inlet Parking Lot. Headline acts will be announced soon. Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster.

Winefest - Come out to the 19th Annual Winefest at the Beach on September 26 & 27, 2014, where you can enjoy tasting wines from various U.S. wineries, Micro-Brewed Beers, Delmarva cuisine, arts & crafts, and live entertainment. Admission fees apply. Located at the Inlet Parking Lot.

Corvette Weekend - The Free State Corvette Club features 3 fun car shows, 2 road rallyes, the famous Corvette Boardwalk Parade, and a dinner and awards ceremony. Tentative dates for 2014 are October 3 - 5. Our newly renovated Sail Loft Deck Bar is the perfect location to watch the parade on Saturday afternoon.

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 9 - 12, 2014 at the Inlet Parking Lot.

Winterfest of Lights - Board the Winterfest Express tram to view dazzling seasonal light displays while visiting the Winterfest Village, located at beautiful Northside Park, 127th Street and the Bay. Afterwards, browse the Yukon Cornelius Gift Shop while sipping on a cup of hot cocoa or get your picture taken with Santa. Train ride is $5 for anyone 12 and older, 11 and under are free. November 20, 2014 - January 1, 2015