Tons of visitors make a stop in Ocean City, MD during the 4th of July. Whether it’s for a week long vacation or even just a day trip, plenty of OCMD fans visit to celebrate America! If you’ve already planned your 4th of July vacation or maybe you’re just now starting to, you might want to check out some events that Ocean City, MD has to offer!

The most popular event is, of course, the fireworks on the beach in downtown Ocean City, which is conveniently located not far from our very own Hotel Monte Carlo. A free concert begins at 8:00 p.m. followed by the beautiful and breathtaking fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the evening beside the ocean near the Inlet in downtown Ocean City, MD. For more information call: 1-800-626-2326 or 410-250-0125.

You can’t celebrate the 4th of July without a little classic barbecue food. So why not join Fish Tales in Ocean City, MD for a hot dog eating contest on the 4th of July?! If you think you have a large appetite and can out-eat your opponents, visit Fish Tales at 3 p.m. sharp to compete for over $1500 in prize money!

No 4th of July is a celebration without a red, white and blue theme night at Macky’s Bar & Grill on 54th Street. Join Macky’s for their 4th of July theme night starting at 10 p.m. Get the best discounts on drinks including $1.50 Natural Lights, $2.00 Cranberry Spiked Seltzer, $4 Grape, Cherry, and Orange Bombs as well as $2.75 16o oz. aluminum Bud and Bud Light bottles! Don’t forget to wear your America-themed gear for your chance to win an awesome prize.

These are just a few suggestions on how to spend your 4th of July! No matter what you do just remember to be safe, and most importantly, have fun!