Family Fun in the Sun!

Ever since the town put up its first building, Ocean City, Maryland has been known as the perfect family getaway. Kid-friendly and full of excitement, this resort town has everything! If you’re looking for some suggestions, Shoreline Properties has some great ones! From games to entertainment to family bonding, we’ve figured out just which activities are perfect for the families who stay with us.

If you’re looking for some free fun, Ocean City is full of amazing free events! Catch a movie at the weekly Movies on the Beach on either 27th or 118th Street. Take part in the Family Beach Olympics on a Tuesday evening. Watch the sand and sky light up during 100 Nights of Lights by the Inlet. You can also spend an afternoon at Northside Park. There is so much free fun to be had in Ocean City, you’ll wind up saving money!

Some of the most popular activities for kids are mini golf, arcades, and amusement and water parks! We have several themed mini golf courses all along Coastal Highway. Step back in time to the Medieval era or swim under the sea with the fish. Whether indoor or outdoor, it’s always a good time for a game of miniature golf.

There are also several arcades in Ocean City, many conveniently located right on the Boardwalk. Go to Sportland or Playland or one of the many other arcades so you can play games and win prizes! If you’re looking for a thrill, head down to the Inlet or Jolly Roger and ride some roller coasters! Our amusement parks have plenty of kids for kids big and small— including the kid in you!

You can also spend a day at Splash Mountain Water Park! Ride one of the many water slides or relax in the lazy river. With a wave pool, kiddie pools, and water-filled jungle gym, there’s plenty of watery fun to be had!

On rainy days, go see a film at Sun & Surf! You’ll love the reclining chairs! Or you can take the family to Old Time Photo and get your picture taken as figures from the past! You can also check out Gold Coast Mall or Sunsations and pick out souvenirs to remember your trip by!

Shoreline Properties is dedicated to making each vacation your best vacation. As long as you take our suggestions, you’ll be sure to have the kind of getaway you’ll remember for a lifetime!

Here Comes the Bridal Show!

Everyone feels a little nervous when it comes to their upcoming nuptials. It’s a big step, tying your life to another’s. As beautiful as it is, there’s so much to do! Well, Ocean City has a way to make that a whole lot easier. Come to the annual Ocean City Bridal Show!

This show has so much to offer, you’re sure to find something to help make all that wedding planning just a little bit easier! All of our top wedding vendors will be there! Check out the Bridal Fashion Expo and Men’s Formal Wear display to find just the right attire for your dream wedding! Watch dance demonstrations to give you some ideas on how to liven up your reception. Take in the diverse entertainment choices and find the one that is right for you and your spouse-to-be! All the while, try the free appetizer and desert samples! You’ll want to taste them all until you find just the right one for you!

But the best thing this show has to offer? Vendors will be giving away wedding services and gifts, and one lucky couple will receive a free Caribbean cruise for two! If you and your fiancé would like a chance to win one of these wonderful prizes or just want some wedding ideas, then head down to Seacrets on Sunday, April 8th! While you’re there, grab some Seacrets Beach Cocktails! Experience the Ocean City Bridal Show in style!

Of course, Ocean City doesn’t just offer the annual Bridal Show. It’s a great little spot to come for your honeymoon! From the beach to the Boardwalk to everything in between, Ocean City is filled with romantic hot spots you’ll want to consider for your first getaway as a married couple.

Shoreline Properties is happy to help you find the perfect condo for you and your brand new spouse to stay in. With locations all over Ocean City, we have plenty of fabulous rentals to choose from! Whether you want oceanfront, bay front, or something in between, we have the perfect home away from home for you! Just give us a call at 1-800-492-5832 and one of our local reservationists will be able to help you.

Shoreline Properties congratulates all newlyweds and newly-engaged couples on their happily ever afters!

Try Something New This Summer!

The summer vacation to Ocean City, Maryland has become the staple trip of families all across the country. Our little town has so many wonderful things for families to experience, from beaches to water parks to miniature golf! The Ocean City vacation is a time-honored tradition of families big and small, something that is sure to remain the case for years to come.

But the Eastern Shore has so much more to offer, exciting locations you and your family may want to visit on your next vacation. So, consider taking a day trip to one of these fun, family-friendly places and spice up your 2018 vacation!

A great place to visit for families and nature lovers alike is Assateague Island! Spend the day hiking on the three scenic hiking trails or go kayaking on the bay. But the most famous feature of Assateague? The ponies! There are over 150 wild ponies who’ve made their home on the tiny island. For the horse lover in your family, this is one attraction you don’t want to miss.

If you’re looking for something more peaceful to do, visit one of the local small towns, Berlin, Snow Hill, or Pocomoke. Berlin was voted America’s Coolest Small Town in 2014 and proudly strives to live up to that title to this day. Check out the local art scene or go antiquing— there’s lots of low key fun to be had in Berlin. Snow Hill is home to Furnace Town, an outdoor museum that gives visitors the authentic experience of a 19th Century village. Pocomoke, the locally-known “friendliest town on the Eastern Shore,” is home to the Delmarva Discovery Museum. This museum is dedicated to all the diverse local culture. For the historian in your family, these are activities in which you’ll want to partake.

Got a space fanatic in the family? Head over to Wallops Island! This little island is one of the four major rocket launch sites in America! Take the kids to witness science in motion and watch a rocket launch. Take a tour of the NASA Flight Facility while you’re there. It’s sure to be a blast!

If you’re hoping for a shopping spree, head over to the Salisbury Mall! If you don’t want to travel that far, visit the outlets in West Ocean City! You can also visit the biggest outlets on the Eastern Shore, Tanger Outlets in Rehobeth! There’s so many shopping malls to choose form, you’ll shop till you drop!

And, as always, don’t forget to book your home away from home with Shoreline Properties! We offer over 500 condos and townhouses, so hurry and make a reservation before they all get booked! See you this summer!

Celebrate Spring Break in Ocean City!

Spring has sprung here in Ocean City, Maryland and just in time for the springtime holidays! So bunny hop on down to the Eastern Shore and take part in all the family fun we have to offer this weekend!

Love arts and crafts? You don’t have to celebrate Easter to take part in the Easter Kid’s Fun Fair and Arts & Crafts Show! All you need is a love of art and fun! This fair has so much to offer, including games, contests, an Easter egg hunt, magic and puppet shows, juggling, and a visit from Beany the Easter Bunny!

There’s also countless art displays, perfect for the season! Exhibitors will be showing all kinds of wonderful, handcrafted pieces, including jewelry, fine art, wearable art, florals, toys, lawn and garden décor, caricatures, and more! The festivities take place on March 30th and 31st at the Rowland E. Powell Center! You and your family won’t want to miss this day of fun!

If you miss that fair, hit up the Easter Bunny Fun Shop! This is a great way to celebrate Spring Break for families with young children! This exciting event will have everything, including an egg hunt, game booths, entertainment, face painting, arts and crafts, egg dying, refreshments, and a visit from the Easter Bunny! This event is open to kids ages 2-10 and their families and will be open from 1pm to 3pm on March 31st at Northside Park. Tickets are $6 for Ocean City residents and $8 for non-residents. This is guaranteed to be one afternoon of bunny fresh fun!

If you’re looking for a place to stay this weekend, book with Shoreline Properties! We have many excellent condos and townhouses from which to choose. You can stay for the weekend or spend a whole week with us! We’re open every day from 9am to 5pm. Our rental coordinators are all local and will help you find the perfect place to spend Spring Break with your family. Please give us a call at 1-800-492-5832 or visit us at our office on 69th Street! If you’re set for Spring Break, visit us to plan your summer vacation! Shoreline Properties is dedicated to finding you your perfect home away from home.

 

From all of us at Shoreline Properties,

 

Happy Springtime Holidays!

Home is Where the Vacation Is!

Everyone loves a little home improvement from time to time. It makes our lives feel fresh and new. But where do you start? Well, why not start at the biggest home show on Delmarva? Ocean City, Maryland’s annual Home, Condo, and Outdoor Show is coming up and it’s the perfect opportunity to get some great new ideas for renovating and remodeling! This show is the best place to go if you’re looking to give your beloved home a makeover!

 

 
The 2018 Home, Condo, and Outdoor Show has so much to offer! From basic necessities to exciting new properties, this show has everything! Exhibitors from all over Delmarva will be showcasing creative ideas on decorating and accessorizing, remodeling and renovating, and more! Visit different stands and kiosks and check out all the fun things you can do to update your house or rental property.

 

 
All the excitement will be at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center from March 16th-18th. Friday’s show will last from 12pm-6pm. Saturday’s show will be from 10am-6pm. Sunday’s will be from 10:30am-3pm. Ticket prices are as follows: adults $7; seniors (55+) $6; kids 13 and under free; military, police, and firefighters free with ID. Don’t miss the home improvement event of the year!

 

 
When you’re done revamping your property, consider renting it with Shoreline Properties! We manage vacation rentals for owners all over Ocean City! From condos to townhouses to single-family homes, Shoreline works hard to get your property rented by excited vacationers! We’re located on 69th Street right on the ocean block and are open every day from 9am-5pm! Come speak with our dedicated local staff and get your freshly renovated property added to our rental program!

 
If you’re not a local, head down to our office to book your next Ocean City vacation with us! We have over 500 properties to choose from! Whether you want to spend a week away or just a weekend, we have so many great locations at which you can relax! We offer condos in both high rise and low rise buildings, as well as townhouses and single-family homes. No matter the size of your family, we can find a place for you to spend a dream beach vacation together!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Shoreline Properties!!!

Top of the morning to ya! Are you ready for a fun St. Patrick’s Day in Ocean City, Maryland? Shoreline Properties sure is! If you’re looking to bring out your inner Irishman this St. Paddy’s Day, there’s plenty to do right here at your favorite resort! Nothing is better than St. Patrick’s Day in Ocean City— not even catching a leprechaun!*
If your dream of taking a vacation to Ireland isn’t quite in your reach just yet, don’t fret! Ocean City has its own pot of gold at the end of the rainbow: Shenanigans! This Irish pub will give you that authentic Irish experience you’ve been dreaming about. Attend their annual Paddy Bash, a weekend party filled with Irish music, delicious Irish cuisine, and plenty of brew to go around! The festivities are hard to miss— they begin at 8am on St. Paddy’s Day and go until the last leprechaun goes home! It will surely be a shamrock-ing day to remember!
Of course, all bars become Irish pubs on St. Patrick’s Day! Everyone wants to get in on the green scene! The most popular among these is Seacrets— they always throw the best parties and throw the biggest St. Paddy’s Day bashes every year!
But if there’s one St. Patrick’s Day celebration that locals and vacationers alike enjoy, it’s the St. Paddy’s Day Parade! The parade starts at 60th Street at noon on St. Patrick’s Day and heads all the way down to 45th Street. Watch the floats, Irish music and dancing, and entertainment from many of Ocean City’s most prominent clubs and organizations! It’s a blast from beginning to end!
Once you’ve had your fill of the parade, head over to the 45th Street village for a St. Patrick’s Day annual Irish-American Festival! This end-of-the-season bash starts at 11am and lasts until 3pm! It’s a great celebration for adults and kids alike, filled with food, drinks, music, and vendors of all kinds! Become one with the Fighting Irish at this party of the year!
You won’t want to miss out on all the St. Paddy’s Day fun Ocean City, Maryland has to offer! Take it from those of us here at Shoreline Properties— this is one day where you’ll feel the luck of the Irish for yourself!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Shoreline Properties!!!

*Shoreline Properties does not condone or endorse the catching of leprechauns.

Deep South Hoedown

Attention all country music fans! Shoreline Properties has some exciting news! Country music star Josh Turner is coming to Ocean City, Maryland! On March 23rd, he’ll be at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center performing his first ever concert on the Eastern Shore!
For long-time country fans, Josh Turner is an icon. Ever since 2001, he has released hit album after hit album. He’s been nominated for many Country Music Awards and two Grammys. He’s won six Inspirational Country Music Awards. His singles “Your Man” and “Would You Go With Me” went number one on the country music charts. In fact, he has a total of five number one songs! His song “Time is Love” was the number one country song of the year in 2012, according to Billboard. In 2007, he was inducted as a member of the Grand Ole Opry, becoming one of the youngest members ever to be inducted (second only to Carrie Underwood). Ocean City is honored to have someone so talented and decorated come to our shores.
Josh Turner’s Christian faith is a big part of his life and his music. Undoubtedly, this has played a huge role in his success. He’s also a family man, married to his college girlfriend and father to four boys. His wife Jennifer even plays keyboard in his band and sings background vocals. For a man who once got a standing ovation during his first performance at the Grand Ole Opry, he is remarkably down-to-earth.
Ocean City, Maryland is excited to have such a big star grace our local stage. It isn’t often celebrities find their way to our little peninsula. Shoreline Properties is thrilled that the superstar that is coming to visit is someone so talented. Not only can he sing, but he plays guitar! This multi-talented country phenomenon is exactly what the doctor ordered!
Shoreline Properties proudly welcomes Josh Turner to Ocean City, Maryland. If you haven’t bought tickets to his show yet, you can order them right on his website! Don’t miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime event! This is guaranteed to be the show of the year!

Don’t Miss the Seaside Boat Show!

Attention all boat lovers! Do you wish there were a place you could go to celebrate all things boating? Well, dream no longer! Ocean City, Maryland has an annual boat show right at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center! From February 16th to the 18th, spend the day the sailor way!
The Seaside Boat Show is the number one boat show on the Eastern Shore! It has everything! There are over 350 boats to stop and admire! But that’s not all! Check out the latest boat lifts and the finest canvas. Meet dock builders and learn more about their craft. Boat connoisseurs will have the time of their lives at this highly anticipated extravaganza!
But this show is about more than just boats. Love fishing? Come see what the Seaside Boat Show has to offer in fishing rods and fishing tackles! Check out what the pros are using and get some for yourself! At the Seaside Boat Show, you’re sure to become the fisherman you always knew you could be!
This boat show also offers more fun for the outdoorsman. Check out the archery display and talk shop with fellow hunters! Are you more of a watersport enthusiast? Take a look at the paddle boards! There’s something here for every lover of the great outdoors!
Seaside Boat Show also offers many cool electronics! Check out the latest equipment and technology and maybe even learn something new! For the techie in your family, this is the place to be!
However, the Seaside Boat Show isn’t just about gadgets. It’s a celebration of culture! Meet artists and learn about their crafts. Whether you’re an artist yourself or just an admirer, you will love all the pieces the show has to offer.
And, of course, it isn’t the Seaside Boat Show without delicious food! Visit the food vendors for lunch and a snack in between all the maritime fun. When all the excitement gets your tummy rumbling, you’ll have plenty treats to choose from!
The hours for the Seaside Boat Show vary each day. On the 16th, the show runs from 11am to 7pm. On the 17th, it runs from 10am to 7pm. On the 18th, it runs from 10am to 5pm. Admission each day is $10 for adults and $1 for children.
Don’t miss out on one of the most exciting events of the year! The Seaside Boat Show has something for everyone— so don’t be the one person who misses out. It’ll be a day to remember! And that’s the Shoreline Properties guarantee!

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Ocean City!

Valentine’s Day can be one of the most stressful holidays. How can you show the one you love just how much they mean to you? Where do you take them? What do you do? It can all feel so overwhelming.
Well, why not check out what Ocean City, Maryland has to offer? Locals know all the best spots for romantic dinners and making memories you and your loved one will remember for years to come. Shoreline Properties has cultivated a list of romantic hotspots at which you and your significant other are guaranteed to have a fun-filled and romantic time. From dinner to fun activities, here are the Ocean City places Shoreline Properties says you just have to hit up:

1. Fager’s Island: This bayside restaurant is a favorite of couples everywhere. The place settings are intimate and the food is divine. You have a choice of sitting in the formal or the informal area— that way, your romantic experience is catered to you! Enjoy a delicious meal and the breathtaking view of the bay. Nothing is more romantic than a dinner by sunset!
2. The Captain’s Table: If you’re looking for excellent food and an upscale atmosphere, this restaurant is the place for you! Enjoy a scrumptious meal and a bottle of wine, while gazing into your partner’s eyes. While not intimate, this is one fine dining experience you and your partner will never forget.
3. Jules: Heralded by many as the most romantic restaurant in Ocean City, this restaurant is a favorite of locals and tourists alike. Enjoy with your partner one of their many award-winning dishes, complemented by a drink from their extensive wine or martini lists. Jules provides only the finest local fare, ensuring your romantic meal will be of the most exquisite variety.
4. Couple’s Spa Treatment at Creative Day Spa: If you and your significant other are looking to relax this Valentine’s Day, why not get a couple’s spa treatment? The services include massages, body wraps, and facials. While you get pampered, share a complimentary bottle of red wine and chocolates! You’ll feel like royalty with this amazing couple’s experience!
5. Horse & Carriage Rides on the Boardwalk: What better way to cozy up this Valentine’s Day than a romantic carriage ride? Enjoy the famous Ocean City Boardwalk in a whole new way for just $40 per couple! Not only is it cuddly and fun, but it includes a box of chocolates, a rose, and a cool glass of bubbly! Call 443-783-1409 and make your reservation now!

No matter how you and your partner decide to celebrate this day of love, Shoreline Properties hopes you have a wonderful time!

We wish you all a happy Valentine’s Day!

Don’t Miss the Best of Ocean City!

As winter rages on, you’re probably fantasizing about your summer vacation. You’re anticipating lounging on the beach and having some good old family fun! And maybe you’re thinking to yourself, “How can I ensure my family has the best vacation experience possible?” Well, wonder no longer! Shoreline Properties knows just the places you should go this summer that’ll be sure to make your 2018 Ocean City vacation your best yet! From restaurants to water fun, these places were voted the best in Ocean City’s annual poll. Shoreline Properties will recommend some of our favorites, but you can check out the full list on Ocean City’s website!
When you get hungry this summer, Shoreline Properties knows just where you should go! Ropewalk is an award-winning restaurant with a gorgeous bay view. Dine indoors or eat at one of the fire pit tables in the sand. This family-friendly restaurant features live music and fantastic service. If you need a night away from the kids, there’s also a bar! Surf or turf, this is one restaurant you’ll want to treat your family to this summer.
If you’re a family of pizza lovers, head down to Tony’s Pizza on the Boardwalk! Eat indoors or on the rooftop overlooking the picturesque Atlantic! This restaurant is great for large families or groups with lots of table space. And best of all? It’s authentic Italian cuisine! Enjoy a pizza dinner and then walk down to the Inlet for a night of fun!
If it’s food and fun you want, check out The Angler! Not only is it a yummy restaurant, but it offers fun boat activities! Take a scenic cruise through the bay for just $3 with lunch or dinner. Animal lovers will not want to miss their nature cruise. Or you can spend the day fishing on their 65-foot party boat! The Angler is traditional beach fun with a fresh twist!
Are you looking for some extreme fun? Look no farther than Odyssea Watersports, the number one place for water sports of 2017! Odyssea offers many fun activities, including jet skis, pontoon boats, stand-up paddle boards, and kayaks! Speed across the sea or glide along the waves of the bay at this exciting 50th Street spot!
And, of course, it’s not a trip to Ocean City, Maryland without a visit to Candy Kitchen! Voted one of our best shops, this little store offers the two things kids love more than anything else: candy and toys! Treat your kids (and yourself!) to some taffy, fudge, and more! It’s a sweet staple of a sweet vacation!
No matter what you choose to do, Shoreline Properties wants to ensure you have a great summer vacation in 2018! Ocean City, Maryland has lots of activities to offer, and these are the cream of the crop! Give us a call now and get your vacation planning started!