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Graham Nash and John Lodge to Join 2024 Summer Concert Series

Ocean City and producers BRE Presents and Bob Rose Productions announced two new shows for the 31st anniversary of the popular Summer Concert Series at the Ocean City Music Pier this year: Graham Nash and the Moody Blues’ John Lodge. Ticketing information and show times follow.

Ocean City Military Beach Tags Will Feature “31Heroes” Logo

The 2024 Ocean City military beach tag features the 31Heroes logo in recognition of the nonprofit organization that raises money and awareness for veteran programs and runs the annual Memorial Beach Challenge in Ocean City. The city issues more than 5,000 free military beach tags each summer to veterans and active military members. The new military beach tags will be available for pickup starting this Saturday. Details follow on where to get them in town.

Tickets For “Grease” Go On Sale Friday

The Ocean City Theatre Company and the Ocean City Pops Orchestra will team up to present the musical “Grease” this summer, and tickets go on sale starting at 9 a.m. Friday. Ticket information and show dates follow.

Mayors Discuss Issues Facing the County and Towns

Cape May County officials met with the mayors and administrators of all 16 municipalities during a roundtable discussion on Feb. 16 that focused on key issues affecting the surrounding region.

Results of 2024 Winter Warrior Challenge in Ocean City

Ocean City held its inaugural Winter Warrior Festival on Saturday, Feb. 17, with obstacle course races and team challenges staged outside the Ocean City Civic Center, where an indoor festival featured sales from local merchants and food vendors. The event also featured a non-competitive obstacle course for kids. Following are the top three finishers from the team and individual challenges. 

‘Battle at the Beach’ High School Football Games Returning to Ocean...

The marquee game of the “Battle at the Beach” high school football showcase will return to Ocean City in 2024. National high school football powerhouses IMG Academy and Bergen Catholic will meet at Ocean City’s Carey Stadium at 7 p.m. Thursday, August 29. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. Before that game, Ocean City High School will play Cinnaminson at 4 p.m. Event organizers are still working to confirm dates and locations for the rest of the Battle at the Beach.

The Chew Crew are the OCNJ Cornhole Champions 2024

Despite the bad weather and holiday weekend, a great crowd came out to compete for the OCNJ Cornhole Championship 2024 at Cornhole Craze on Saturday night. After a round robin round, the teams competed in a double-elimination tournament that eventually saw the Chew Crew emerge as champions with a big win over the Maros. The Goulds also had a good showing, coming in third place.

Ocean City Expected to Get Small Amount of Snow

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Ocean City from 10 p.m. Friday (Feb. 16) to 10 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 17).  Residents and visitors are advised to closely monitor weather forecasts and conditions during this period.  The latest NWS forecast predicts that 1 to 3 inches of snow accumulation is possible.

Historical Museum Reception to Celebrate Dr. Roland A. Wiggins

The Ocean City Historical Museum is celebrating Black History Month with an exhibit on the late Dr. Roland A. Wiggins. The exhibit is titled "The Man and His Lifetime of Music" and it highlights the achievements of Wiggins, a 1949 graduate of Ocean City High School and child prodigy who went on to become a distinguished musical educator, innovator and theorist.

New Polling Place Added in Ocean City’s Fourth Ward

The Ocean City Clerk’s Office announced on Wednesday a new polling place for voters in two districts within the city’s Fourth Ward. Voters in Fourth Ward District 2 and District 3 will now vote at the 29th Street Firehouse at 2901 West Avenue.