Another year is upon us. 2019 brings 365 new opportunities. But first, New Year’s Eve will be celebrated. The Eastern Shore holds fun, festive events all over Delmarva. Here is a list of what is happening in Ocean City.
Winterfest of Lights
See the dazzling lights on winter nights! Ride the tram through the park and see our wonderful light display. End our Annual Winterfest of Lights event on New Year’s Eve with DJ Kutt and Coca-Cola giveaways and fireworks at midnight! Admission is $5.00 per person. It is FREE for people 11 years old and younger. 200 125th St, Ocean City, MD 21842
New Year’s Eve in Berlin (6PM-12AM)
2 Celebrations Again This Year! Kids Party starts at 5pm with a ball drop at 6pm. Sponsored by Heart of Gold Kids. Then at 10pm dance the night away with DJs Big Al Reno & Schwab from Ocean98, plus outdoor bars & food! 10 William Street, Berlin, Maryland 21811
Waystead Inn (4PM-11AM)
Book your cozy bed here. Close to Berlin’s New Year’s Eve event! Champagne, food, party favors at Waystead prior to going to the 2019 celebration. Come back and top off the New Year with champagne or a delicious New Year’s Day breakfast. 15 Harrison Ave, Berlin, Maryland 21811 | 302.745.7441
Burley Oak Brewing Company’s New Year’s Eve Party (10PM-4AM)
Stop by the brewery to ring in the new year! They will kick off with a midnight cask drop, which will be followed by live music played by Muskrat Lighting! Burley Oak will be open till 4am with no cover. 10016 Old Ocean City Blvd, Berlin, Maryland 21811 | 443.513.4647
New Year’s Eve at OC Wasabi (4PM-10PM)
OC Wasabi is not usually open on Mondays, but when they are, it’s to close out the year with the best sushi in Ocean City! Start your NYE party off with a delicious meal and drinks at OC Wasabi on Monday, December 31st. 3316 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, Maryland 21842 | 410.524.7337
Side Project & DJ Jeremy at The Carousel (7PM-12AM)
Join Side Project & DJ Jeremy as they welcome the New Year with a family friendly, buffet dinner, full bar, ice skating. 11700 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, Maryland 21842 | 410.524.7337
Dead Freddie’s New Year’s Eve Celebration (11AM-2AM)
Ring in the New Year with Dead Freddie’s on the Bay! They will be featuring a delicious special menu in addition to their full menu. DJ, dancing and a free champagne toast at midnight with no cover. Reservations recommended. 105 64th St, Ocean City, Maryland 21842 | 410.524.3733
New Year’s Eve with Crop Top (9PM-2AM)
Join Pickle Pub to ring in 2019! Beats by Crop Top. Champagne Toast at midnight with no cover. 706 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, Maryland 21842 | 410.289.4891
Seacrets New Year’s Eve Bash
Party ’til 4AM with the area’s best bands and live DJ’s! Balloon drop and complimentary champagne toast at midnight.
TIKI STAGE: 4:00PM Full Circle | 8:15PM John Maurer | 12:00AM 9 Mile Roots
NITE CLUB: 8:15PM Garden State Radio | 1:00AM Flowers For Taco
Cover Charge: $20 at 4:00PM | Will not exceed $30
- Tickets not sold in advance.
- Includes a champagne toast, balloon drop and live entertainment.
- If you leave, you will not have to pay cover again, however, will have to wait in line.
NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER:
Enjoy a 3-course dinner including a salad, one (1) appetizer of choice and one (1) entrée of choice. Please complete a Reservation Request Form at seacrets.com/nye.
AVAILABLE SEATING TIMES:
- 5:30pm – $65/ pp
- 6:30pm – $75/ pp
- 7:30pm – $85/ pp
- 8:45pm – $85/ pp
* Cover Charge included with dinner reservation.
* No dining tables will be seated without a prior reservation.
* Must be 21+ with valid ID.
Garden State Radio at Seacrets’ NYE Party
On Monday, December 31st, Garden State Radio returns to Seacrets in Ocean City, MD to ring in the New Year! This will be a HUGE New Year’s Eve party, and with a very special show planned! Visit the Seacrets website for more info and to plan your night in advance: https://seacrets.com.
Need to cool off and recover from your NYE events? New Year’s Day is the perfect time to start 2019 with a fun activity that gives back to the community.
New Year’s Day
Join locals as they plunge into the ocean and support Atlantic General Hospital for the 25th Annual Penguin Swim at the Princess Royale at 91st Street. Pre-registration, check-in, and incentive prize pick-up will take place on December 31 from 2-4PM at the Princess Royale. Registration, check-in and incentive prize pick-up on January 1 will begin at 11:30AM in the Princess Royale atrium. Swim will take place at 1PM. Following the swim, join everyone for the awards ceremony in the Princess Royale Atrium. Register here.
To learn more about waterfront living and concierge level secrets of the Eastern Shore, contact Mechelle Nichols, Luxury Collection Specialist, at 410.430.1575 (cell) or mnichols@LuxuryShoreLiving.com.