There are plenty of shops to satisfy every age, style and budget.
Coastal Shopping at its Finest in Ocean City
The seaside haven of Ocean City is perfect for so many activities. Once you are done playing in the sand, take some time to cruise the endless shops both on and off the boardwalk. Shopaholics will have plenty of opportunities to catch some great deals, after catching some waves on the beach. Browse the outlet and department stores, or peruse local boardwalk shops and jewelry stores. There are plenty of shops to satisfy every age, style and budget.
Ocean City Outlets
Shop the hottest fashions and latest styles at a discount at the Tanger Outlets in West Ocean City. Tanger Ocean City is just a quick shuttle ride from beachfront Ocean City and features over 30 outlet and clearance clothing, footwear and accessory stores. Get a great deal on your favorite brands at this sprawling outdoor shopping destination.
Shopping Malls in Ocean City
Take a trip to North Ocean City to visit Ocean City’s only indoor mall. Gold Coast Mall features some of your favorite national brands. Shop men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, as well as cosmetics, jewelry and more. When you finish shopping, grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants or catch a movie at the theater. The fully enclosed mall is open year-round and is a great option for a rainy day.
Beach Supplies and Souvenirs
No vacation to Ocean City is complete without a trip to one of the many surf and souvenir shops on the boardwalk, midtown and uptown. You’ll find everything you need to ride the waves or play in the sand. These shops carry a wide selection of apparel, boards and swimwear. Grab the kids shovels and buckets to build a sandcastle, then treat yourself to something radiant before lounging in the sun. Bring the feel of the beach home with you with nautical home décor, and don’t forget to grab an OC-themed souvenir for family and friends back home.
Jewelry is a great keepsake to remember your visit to Ocean City. Whether you are shopping for a loved one back home or something for yourself, handmade glass and jewelry shops abound. Shop for gold, platinum and gemstone jewelry, including one-of-a-kind pieces. Some local designers even use treasures that roll in with the tide to create stunning and colorful jewelry.
Sweets & Other Treats
USA Today named Ocean City’s boardwalk as one of the best boardwalks for food in the country. Munch on some of the most iconic donuts, French fries, ice cream and crabs in the region. Then, take some of your new favorite goodies back home so you can relive each tasty bite of your Ocean City vacation.
Visit a local seafood market and snag a bushel of our famous blue crabs and other fresh seafood. If you prefer something sweet, Ocean City has no shortage of the best handmade fudge, salt water taffy, caramel popcorn and more.
Shops in Berlin, Maryland
Venture to the quaint town of Berlin—just seven miles away from the boardwalk. You could spend an entire day inside the antique stores searching for vintage treasures. Or, window shop the high-end boutiques for clothing, shoes and accessories. A stroll down Main Street will offer a variety of specialty shops including cigar stores, pet stores or local wine and beer sellers.
Whether you are on the boards or decide to venture around town, the whole family is sure to find a personal treasure. Bringing a piece of Ocean City home is a great way to relive your vacation for years to come.
Specialty Stores In and Around Ocean City
Ocean City has plenty of opportunities for shopping along these sandy shores. Your typical beach-themed tourist shops are in full supply, but if you’re looking for something a little more unique, why not visit a locally-owned specialty shop? These specialty shops are great if you’re looking for a specific product to type of good.
A Little Bit Sheepish
2 S Main St., Berlin | 410-641-1080 | Website
You don’t have to be a knitter or even crafty to appreciate the fine selection of yarns, including local and regional yarn. You could even take a one-day workshop and come back from your vacation with a new skill set.
3 Pitts St., Berlin | 410-641-1910 | Website
This fun and innovative store mixes a love of fresh flowers with beautiful home décor. Shop at the terrarium bar or find new and vintage goods.
The Country House
805 E Main St., Salisbury | 410-749-1959 | Website
Bring a touch of the country to your home décor. This quaint store makes those refreshing, rural odds and ends available to everyone. Whether you like that downhome style or your tastes tend more toward modern, you’ll be able to find something you love.
K-Coast Surf Shop
3505 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-524-8500 | Website
7805 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-723-3330
K-Coast Warehouse – 12703 Sunset Ave., Suite 1, West Ocean City | 443-664-2945
Cool coastal style can be yours at K-Coast. Find surfin’ style in their apparel section or fun gifts like aromatic some or stretch sox for bodyboards. K-Coast can even fix that ding on your surfboard.
511 Boardwalk, Ocean City | 410-289-7855 | Website
6701 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-250-4970
All your high-flying needs will be met at The Kite Loft. Not just a child’s toy anymore, kite flying is great entertainment for all ages. The Kite Loft also offers other aerial and flying toys, as well as wind chimes and outdoor decorations.
11 S Main St. #B, Berlin | 410-629-1030 | Website
A mix of eclectic home goods, both vintage and new, can be found at Nest. Discover items that add class and character to any home corner. You can also peruse local artwork and handmade items.
Old Salt Trading Company
2109 Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City | 973-876-7387 | Website
Every seashore town needs an excellent, nautical-themed store. For Ocean City, that place is Old Salt Trading Company. Find fun clothing and classic sea-themed décor.
7603 Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-524-0076 | Website
Want to look your best on the beach? At Sea Quest you will find your favorite style of swimsuits, cover ups or footwear. Look positively radiant as you lounge in the sun.
Seaside Country Store
1208 Coastal Highway, Fenwick, Del. | 302-539-6110 | Website
Rustic chic is what you’ll find at the Seaside Country Store. Delicious gourmet goodies are side-by-side with unique home goods, collectibles and other fascinating merchandise.
118th Street, Coastal Highway, Ocean City | 410-390-7255 | Website
With their fragrant aroma and soothing taste, cigars have become something of an art form. Whether you are new to the world of cigars or you’re an old hand, Señor Cigars experience staff will help you find exactly what you want.
Town Center Antiques
1 N Main St., Berlin | 410-629-1895 | Website
This family-owned business seeks to provide the best antiques in DelMarVa. From vintage jewelry to beautiful place settings and homemade candles, find something classic and original here.
Toy Town Antiques
207 N Washington St., Snow Hill | 443-234-5528 | Website
Reawaken your childhood by finding the vintage toys you once played with at Toy Town Antiques. Look farter in the past for classic examples of toys from a bygone age. A visit to Toy Town Antiques will be like visiting a toy museum.
Una Bella Salute
14 Broad St., Berlin | 410-641-2300 | Website
Give a gift that everyone will enjoy such as fine olive oils and balsamic vinegar. These premium goods are imported from all over the world to give you a taste of the finer things. They also provide beautiful gift packages, spices, olive wood jewelry and much more.
World of Toys
115 N Main St., Berlin | 410-641-0601 | Website
Find toys that will educate as well as entertain your youngsters. Who needs another mindless video game? Allow your kids to expand their minds as they dive into craft sets, home terrariums, classic wood games and more.