Upcoming Events

September

Originals Only
September 28 @ 6:00 pm - September 28 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for live performances at the OC Center for the Arts, featuring original acts by local up-and-coming musicians and more.

The Line Up:

  • Francisco Madera
  • George Glas
  • Chino Rankin
Sand Castle Home Tour 2022
September 29 @ 9:30 am - September 30 @ 4:00 pm

The 18th annual Home Tour is back in-person Sept 20-30, 2022! Plus take the virtual tour Sept 29-Oct 31, 2022.

  • Combo in-person/ virtual ticket: $50
  • Virtual only ticket: $35

Visit www.SandCastleHomeTour.com for more details and to purchase tickets.

October

First Friday Opening Reception for October Exhibits
October 7 @ 5:00 pm - October 7 @ 8:00 pm

Extended hours! (5-8pm) Meet the artists, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and see the new exhibits by a variety of local artists. FREE. All are welcome. Refreshments sponsored by PKS Investments. Plus a special one-night-only artisan marketplace!

Featuring:

  • Assemblage Required“, a building-wide exhibition curated by Deborah Rolig. Featured artists include: Deborah Rolig, Dee Gray, Raye Gillette, Garry Moore, Felicia Belair-Rigdon, Jason Lyons, Janice Elder, Becky Ilgen, and Jeffrey Auxer. Plus a group show and interactive art installation.
  • Stigma Highlighted“, challenging misconceptions and negativity towards individuals battling addiction.

Visit our satellite galleries at the Coffee Beanery (94th St) and the Princess Royale (91st St oceanfront) for two additional exhibitions opening October 7.

At the Coffee Beanery: Pat Fecko

At the Princess Royale: Golie Miamee

Book Signing and Talk with Al "Hondo" Handy
October 8 @ 2:00 pm - October 8 @ 4:00 pm

FREE! Al “Hondo” Handy of Berlin, retired Ocean City Recreation Manager, presents “Defying Expectations,” a book about his journey through life.

Sunday Soirée
October 9 @ 2:00 pm - October 9 @ 5:00 pm

We put the ART in pARTy! A benefit for the Art League of Ocean City and to honor our Sand Castle Tour Homeowners.

Tickets are $125 per person. Click here to purchase.

$5 Film Night
October 15 @ 7:00 pm - October 15 @ 7:00 pm

Join us for our monthly independent film screening series highlighting independent filmmakers from our annual catalog and the local community. $5 admission, content not rated by the MPAA. Learn more on the Ocean City Film Festival Facebook page.

Featuring:

  • Slaughter Beach — Directed by Daniel Davis. Ralph and Barry strive to become their beach town’s greatest super heroes, but they must track down a crazed fisherman before anyone takes them seriously. Starring Jon McKoy from the indie horror hit, Easter Sunday and featuring music from independent artists such as Skatune Network, Station, and The Jasons. 75 minutes.

“Does manage to Entertain…Ticks all the B-Movie boxes!” – Screen Critix

“Those who enjoy movies like Peter Jackson’s Bad Taste or Braindead should give this one a go.” – Uk Film Review.

FREE talk with Dr. Judy Pierson: "Loving the Mosaic that is You"
October 18 @ 7:00 pm - October 18 @ 7:00 pm

In conjunction with October’s “Assemblage Required” exhibition, join us for a FREE talk with Dr. Judy Pierson on the topic of “Loving the Mosaic that is You”.

Artrageous
October 23 @ 6:00 pm - October 23 @ 6:00 pm

Rock Concert ~ Live Visual Arts ~ Creative Comedy ~ Audience Inclusion ~ Imaginative Movement

Combined with captivating vocals, intricate choreography and exciting music, Artrageous takes you on a visual journey and a high energy ride of inspiration, creativity, and engagement. Our troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, icons and musical genres throughout the evening. The result ~ A uniquely entertaining, Masterpiece show culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings.

Artrageous is a totally unique concept that invites community and a sense of togetherness as the whole show culminates in a one of a kind Live Arts Installation at the end of each concert.

Sit back and watch the paint sing! Tickets $25-$35. Held at the Ocean City Performing Arts Center (4001 Coastal Highway Ocean City, Maryland 21842 )

Click here to purchase your tickets now! or visit the Performing Arts Center box office.

Originals Only
October 26 @ 6:00 pm - October 26 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for live performances at the OC Center for the Arts, featuring original acts by local up-and-coming musicians and more.

The Line Up: TBA!