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Guide to Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City

Guide to Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City

The Night In Venice boat parade in Ocean City, the oldest boat and bayfront celebration on the Jersey Shore, will go off for the 60th time at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26. Night in Venice is a traditional highlight of the summer season in Ocean City — with thousands of spectators lining the bayfront and thousands more attending […]

Bounce for Charity on Friday in Ocean City

Bounce for Charity on Friday in Ocean City

Boardwalk Bounce will host its first Bounce for Charity on Friday (July 25) at its location at Ninth Street and Boardwalk. Help the Ocean City firefighters’ union (FMBA Local 27) raise funds for Operation First Response and have a great time at Boardwalk Bounce. From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., children ages 2 to 12 years old can enjoy their bounce houses, 20-foot slide, rock wall, […]

What to Do in Ocean City, NJ: Week of July 26 to Aug. 2

What to Do in Ocean City, NJ: Week of July 26 to Aug. 2

SATURDAY, JULY 26 Night in Venice: The annual decorated boat parade starts at 7:30 p.m. on the bayside of Ocean City between the Ocean City-Longport Bridge and Tennessee Avenue (near 22nd Street). To reserve, a NIV viewing spot at the Bayside Center, 525 Bay Ave., and enjoy entertainment prior to the Parade, call 609-525-9300. Tickets are $7 and […]

Beaches, Boardwalk, Bay

OCBP Then and Now: Margate Memorials on Friday

OCBP Then and Now: Margate Memorials on Friday

  A weekly feature from Ocean City Beach Patrol historian Fred Miller: OCBP Captain Thomas A. Williams looks on as City Commissioner Laurence P. Lunny presents 1951 rowing trophies to Tom Oves and Bill Morrow. Morrow will join Oves in the Ocean City Beach Patrol Hall of Fame at the August 9th Lifeguard Reunion Party. For […]

Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City Draws Big Crowds (See Contest Winners)

Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City Draws Big Crowds (See Contest Winners)

Best of Show (Over 25') ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 21 “Bridgegate” took top prize for the big boats in the annual Night in Venice parade. It also captured the Comic Division. Credit: Jim Schultz (See complete Night in Venice results below.) Tens of thousands of spectators and partygoers lined the bayfront on Saturday […]

Alexa Rosen Crowned Miss Night in Venice

Alexa Rosen Crowned Miss Night in Venice

Alexa Rosen was crowned 2014′s Miss Night in Venice on Tuesday. The public chose Rosen by donating the most money to charity in her name. In this contest, votes are cast in the form of dollars and coins dropped in donation buckets at local businesses bearing each candidate’s photograph. The contest raised money for four charities: the HERO Campaign […]