Downtown Gillian’s Opens on Asbury Avenue

Downtown Gillian’s Opens on Asbury Avenue

From left, as the Wonder Bear mascot looks on, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Michele Gillian, Mayor Jay Gillian, employee Holly Kisby, manager Gary Foley and Chamber President Dave Allegretto celebrate the grand opening of Gillian's Downtown with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Chamber of Commerce)

Ocean City Regional Chamber of Commerce was honored to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Downtown Gillian’s in Ocean City. 

The new location offers guests the opportunity to purchase holiday gifts and discounted ride tickets in downtown Ocean City.

It also offers Gillian’s Wonderland Pier T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts, beanie hats, baseball hats, stuffed Wonder Bears, Wonder Bear bobble heads, and the ever popular half-price tickets.

Need a quick gift?

They have prepared gift baskets in different sizes to fit all your gift-giving needs.

Not sure what to get?

The Gillian’s Wonderland Gift Cards are good for anywhere in the park, including 6th Street Pizza.

“We are excited to be back on Asbury Avenue and on the Boardwalk as we begin celebrating 90 years in business,” said Mayor Jay Gillian, the owner of Gillian’s Wonderland Pier. “We appreciate the support of the community and our guests for being our patrons through the years. We hope our team has provided many happy experiences and memories for everyone’s families.”

Downtown Gillian’s is open seven days a week. Monday through Saturday it is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays.

Guests may also visit Wonder Bear on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. Visit the new location at 608 Asbury Avenue, online at or call 609-399-7082. This year, half-price ride tickets may also be purchased at Shriver’s at 9th and Boardwalk.