Get to Know Ocean City’s Artistic Side

It isn’t just the ocean surf and the three miles of boardwalk that continuously draw vacationers into Ocean City. This historic East Coast destination also hosts a well-established heritage and wide variety of art and culture. With many galleries, festivals, and live performances, Ocean City is the perfect getaway for the art-appreciator in you. Book your trip now at one of the most beautiful Ocean City beach rentals with Central Reservations, and get ready to be inspired by arts of all kind!


If you need to take a break from one of the most exciting ocean-side boardwalks in all of America, then make your way up the peninsula and take in works of art at Ocean City Center for the Arts! This beautiful gallery offers many different exhibits, events, and sales. Slowly meander through the gallery and witness breathtaking creations, or take part in some crafty family fun at kids pottery.

Another amazing local art-exhibiting establishment is Salisbury University Art Galleries, located just outside Ocean City. Take a stroll through this beautiful campus and make your way into one of the galleries to experience an array of stimulating visual arts. Featuring work created by Salisbury art program students as well as international artists, you will see a variety of the highest quality art forms.

Art Festivals:

As the most prominent fine art show in Ocean City, Art X brings hundreds of artists and craftspeople together in the beautiful Northside Park. Sponsored by the Art League of Ocean City, this event gives you an incredible opportunity to take in (and purchase if you so desire) the fantastic works created by the region’s artists. With local live music, delicious food and drink, and art activities for children, Art X is a perfect festival for the family. Enhance your vacation with a festival day while staying at one of our breathtaking Ocean City beach rentals.

Another fantastic festival opportunity, located just outside of Ocean City in Salisbury, is the National Folk Festival. As an annual traveling event, the National Folk Festival makes Maryland its home in 2018, 2019, and 2020. Get your tickets now to experience the country’s longest-running festival of American art, music, and culture.

Performing Arts:

Get the best seats to all of the area’s most entertaining events at Ocean City’s Performing Arts Center. From the Mid-Atlantic Symphony to the Beach Boys, taking in a show is sure to make your stay at our Ocean City beach rentals a memorable experience for years to come. Book a vacation with Central Reservations and let Ocean City provide you with all of the quality entertainment you can imagine.

From live shows to art festivals and numerous galleries, Ocean City’s artistic atmosphere and culture are sure to make your East Coast vacation a rewarding and inspiring experience. Visit our website now for availability on our beautiful Ocean City beach rentals, and experience the magic of this place.

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