Upcoming Events

January

Originals Only
January 29 @ 7:00 pm - January 29 @ 9:00 pm

Free! Live music by local up-and-coming artists in an alcohol-free, coffeehouse setting. Free coffee! Featured this month: Josh Quillen, Fraiser Fir, Dungeons & Rabbits, Big Chap, & Gabbo.

February

First Friday Opening Reception for February Exhibits
February 7 @ 5:00 pm - February 7 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

$5 Film Night: Festival Preview Night
February 15 @ 7:00 pm - February 15 @ 9:00 pm

Join us for another screening brought to you by the Ocean City Film Festival. This month, get a first look at jury favorites from the upcoming Ocean City Film Festival (March 5-8, 2020).

Content not rated by MPAA, admission costs to benefit the 2020 Film Festival.

Doors at 6:30, film at 7pm.

Originals Only
February 26 @ 7:00 pm - February 26 @ 9:00 pm

Free! Live music by local up-and-coming artists in an alcohol-free, coffeehouse setting. Free coffee!

March

Ocean City Film Festival 2020
March 5 @ 9:00 am - March 8 @ 4:00 pm

March 5-8, 2020. The fourth annual film festival, hosted by the Art League of Ocean City, will feature 100 films by local and international filmmakers of every background and genre. Screenings will take place at multiple venues around Ocean City. Tickets are now on sale! For more information, visit: ocmdfilmfestival.com

First Friday Opening Reception for March Exhibits & Shirley Hall Memorial Youth Art Show
March 6 @ 5:00 pm - March 6 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

Shirley Hall Memorial Youth Art Show 2020
March 7 @ 11:00 am - March 8 @ 4:00 pm

For over 20 years, the Art League of OC has featured artwork by Worcester County middle and high school students for an annual one-weekend-only exhibit. Cash prizes awarded! Celebrate “National Student Art Month” and support these talented young artists.

Opening Reception Friday March 6, 5-7pm. Exhibit on display Saturday and Sunday March 7-8, 11-4pm.

Originals Only
March 18 @ 7:00 pm - March 18 @ 9:00 pm

Free! Live music and stand-up comedy by local up-and-coming artists in an alcohol-free, coffeehouse setting. Free coffee!

Color Theory Lecture with Jennifer Littleton
March 19 @ 6:00 pm - March 19 @ 7:00 pm

Free! For students, instructors, and professionals. Learn the importance of color theory including mixing colors and how it benefits realistic watercolor painting. Littleton will share examples of color exercises as well as original paintings and examples of student work. See how an artist can reasonably match colors in their reference image, and learn the differences between additive and subtractive color theory models.

Ms. Littleton resides in Towson, MD and is a graduate of MICA, having completed the MAT program.  She founded and owns Littleton School of Art, is a Signature Member of BWS, a College Professor, has won awards at International Watercolor Competitions, and she travels Nationally to give workshops.  In addition, she has exhibited with the American Watercolor Society on Fifth Ave. in NY as well as the National Watercolor Society in Los Angeles, CA.

April

First Friday Opening Reception for April Exhibits & Anime Youth Show
April 3 @ 5:00 pm - April 3 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

Manga + Anime Youth Art Show 2020
April 4 @ 11:00 am - April 5 @ 4:00 pm
One weekend only! Featuring artwork by middle, high school, and college students. The purpose of this event is to encourage creativity and spread awareness of Manga and Anime as a true art form!  Cash prizes awarded on the basis of creativity, originality, and artistic merit. Opening Reception: Friday April 3, 5-7pm. Exhibit continues Saturday & Sunday April 4-5, 11-4pm.

Watch this space for more info on upcoming workshops, contests, and more!

May

First Friday Opening Reception for May Exhibits
May 1 @ 5:00 pm - May 1 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

June

First Friday Opening Reception for June Exhibits
June 5 @ 5:00 pm - June 5 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

July

First Friday Opening Reception for July Exhibits
July 3 @ 5:00 pm - July 3 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

August

First Friday Opening Reception for August Exhibits
August 7 @ 5:00 pm - August 7 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

September

First Friday Opening Reception for September Exhibits
September 4 @ 5:00 pm - September 4 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – Beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

October

Sand Castle Home Tour 2020
October 1 @ 9:30 am - October 2 @ 4:00 pm

The 16th annual self guided tour will feature 10 beautiful homes in the Ocean City area. Explore a variety of homes from ocean front to bayside, family homes to extravagant beach retreats.

Tickets: $30 each and valid for both days, rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.

First Friday Opening Reception for October Exhibits
October 2 @ 5:00 pm - October 2 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – Beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

November

First Friday Opening Reception for November Exhibits
November 6 @ 5:00 pm - November 6 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Free admission and complimentary refreshments – Beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.

December

First Friday Opening Reception and Holiday Artisan Fair 2020
December 4 @ 5:00 pm - December 4 @ 7:00 pm

Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits featuring a variety of local artists. Plus a special showcase of local artisans in time for the holidays! Browse through a variety of unique, handmade items including jewelry, glass, ceramics, and more. Free admission. Friday 5-7pm, Saturday 11-4pm.Complimentary refreshments will be served and admission is free. Beverages sponsored by PKS Investments.