Thanksgiving is a beautiful time of year in Ocean City. The official season has ended and the second season has kicked into high gear. Our beach town has slowed down and twinkles with Christmas lights and cheer. Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays filled with giving thanks, spending time with loved ones, and feasting. There are several options for your Thanksgiving Day feast. For those of you going out to eat, there are plenty of local options, ranging from buffet style to sit down dinner.
Start your holiday with Thanksgiving Eve and then enjoy one of the many delicious Thanksgiving dinners throughout Ocean City.
Thanksgiving in OC
201 60th St | 9:30PM – 2AM
Thanksgiving Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year and Fagers Island is the place to be in Ocean City. Music but DJ RobCee and DJ Groove. Drink specials.
13702 Coastal Highway | 9PM – 2AM
Join Tranzfusion as they celebrate one of the biggest party nights of the year. $5 cover and plenty of drink specials.
Thanksgiving Fun Run
3rd annual Thankskitten
Veterans Memorial | 8AM Registration | 9AM run/walk
CrossFit Assateague will be hosting the 3rd annual Thankskitten on Thanksgiving morning at the Ocean Pines South Gate Pond/Veterans Memorial Park to burn some calories and support Town Cats.
Adults – $15 plus optional Cat Supplyt Donation
Children 13 and older – $10 plus optional cat supply donation
Children under 12 – free
Call Sandra 443.944.2226 questions
The Bonfire Restaurant
7009 Coastal Highway | 12PM
The Bonfire will be hosting their annual Thanksgiving Buffet. Includes all your holiday favorites, including turkey, ham, soups, salads, cornbread, muffins, potatoes, yams, pies and much more. Price: Adults: $23, Children 5-12: $13, Children 3-4: $4, Children Under 3: Free.
Victorian Thanksgiving Feast | Dunes Manor Hotel
2800 Coastal Highway | 12-6PM
For over 30 years, Dunes Manor has served guests and local families their famous traditional thanksgiving feast including carving and seafood stations, dessert table and ocean views.
Activities and fun for all families before your grand Victorian feast. Call to book at 410.289.1100
2305 Philadelphia Avenue | 1PM
Ember’s offers a traditional Thanksgiving buffet with turkey, glazed ham, pot roast, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, cream of crab soup, assorted stuffings, crab dip, glazed carrots, corn bread, pecan pie, apple pie, and pumpkin pie.
Price: Adults: $20.99, Seniors: $17.99, Children: $11.99
Enjoy The Embers’ Thanksgiving Buffet or their carry-out feast, if you’d rather spend the holiday at home with a delicious meal. Buffet items include the traditional Thanksgiving staples with additional seafood options to make every Marylander’s dream come true. Price: $99
32 Palm (Hilton Hotel)
3200 Baltimore Avenue | 1-6PM
32 Palm will offer traditional and new favorites with hot stations featuring chicken florentine, beef tips stroganoff, seafood Newburgh, various sides; carving station featuring smoked ham with mustard-apricot marmalade, roasted tom turkey with giblet gravy; cold stations featuring salads, brie, fruit tree; bread station; dessert table. Price: Adults: $28.95, Children 6-12: $15.95, Children under 5: free
2 15th Street | 1-8PM
Enjoy a traditional turkey menu, carving station with turkey, sliced turkey breast and ham, baked salmon, fried oysters, stuffing and gravy, mashed potatoes, candied sweet potatoes, Caesar salad, sauerkraut, succotash, green beans, biscuits and rolls, desserts including pumpkin pie. Price: Adults: $26.95, Children 5-10: $9.95, Children under 5: Free.
201 60th Street | 1-8PM
Fager’s will be offering scrumptious turkey, traditional stuffing, cider glazed ham, mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, mashed sweet potatoes, sugar snap peas, fresh cranberry relish, assorted muffins and breads, traditional desserts. Alternative menu also available. Price: Adults: $26.95, Children 6-12: $12.95, Children under 5: free.
BJs on the Water
115 75th Street | 11AM-10PM
Get a head start of your holiday feast with roast turkey, seasoned sausage and sage dressing, mashed potatoes and turkey gravy, cranberry orange relish, fresh harvest succotash, rolls and butter, decadent seasonal desserts. Price: Adults: $15.99, Kids under 10: $8.99.
Post Thanksgiving festivities
After satiating yourself on all the scrumptious yummies, you must check out Winterfest of Lights. Winterfest starts Thursday before Thanksgiving and is open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday until the New Year. Take the festive tram ride through Northside Park, enjoying the Christmas lights and visit Santa.
The day after Thanksgiving is the annual Holiday Shopper’s Fair at the Convention Center. For the entire weekend, you can peruse aisles of unique and handmade merchandise, and get all your Christmas shopping out of the way before December even arrives. Weekend admission is $3.
To learn more about Eastern Shore living and other concierge level seacrets in Ocean City, contact Mechelle Nichols, Luxury Collection Specialist, at 410.430.1575 (cell) or mnichols@LuxuryShoreLiving.com.