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Ocean Downs Casino Maryland

Ocean Downs Casino

Perfect for year-round fun, Ocean Downs Casino offers horse racing, slots, restaurants and so much more just a few miles from the beach.

Try Your Luck at Ocean Downs Casino

There’s so much to do when you visit Ocean City, Maryland. From hitting the waves on the water to strolling along the famous boardwalk, you could spend your entire trip just along Ocean City’s main drag. Venture to the charming town of Berlin and you’ll find an entirely different experience at Ocean Downs Casino. Perfect for year-round fun, Ocean Downs Casino offers horse racing, slots, restaurants and so much more just a few miles from the beach.

About Ocean Downs Casino

What first began as a farm just west of Ocean City’s bay and beach has transformed into a more than 70,000-square-foot gaming destination, featuring over 900 slot machines, dining options and on-site harness racing.

Ocean Downs Casino Racetrack

Ocean Downs draws visitors from all over the East Coast during racing meets. The racing season begins in the summer and is met with a lively atmosphere. Fans can watch the harness races from picnic-style seating near the track. For a closer look, stand against the fence as horses speed by.

The racing season also brings promotional events, including caricatures from a sketch artist, carriage rides, giveaways and more.

Ocean Downs Casino Gaming

The latest expansion to the casino is the gaming options available. The casino boasts plenty of options, including slots, table games and video poker. The 900 slots range in denomination from one cent to $25 and feature the highest quality in gaming technology. If you’re a traditional gambler, try your hand a black jack, craps, roulette, Texas hold’em and more. Blending technology with classic gaming, Ocean Downs also has video tables of roulette, keno, poker and more.

Ocean Downs Casino slots

Ocean Downs Casino Player’s Club

As you play the slots, earn rewards points as a member of the Player’s Club. To join the Player’s Club, visit the Club Ocean and show your ID to get your free card. Once you have your card, use it as you play slots to earn points. With your points, you gain access to invite-only events, special promotions and the loyalty program. You can also use your points to redeem prizes, so be sure to ask your host for a prize catalog. The more you play, the more earn.

Restaurants at Ocean Downs Casino

When you’re ready to celebrate your big win, or take a break from all the excitement, grab a bite to eat at one of the four dining options at Ocean Downs.

Dine N Dash is a cafeteria-style eatery offering everything from soups and sandwiches to quick-bite snacks. Located on the gaming floor, this can be the perfect break from the slots. You can even use your Player’s Club points to pay for your meal.

Both Pacers and The Clubhouse Turn restaurants offer views of the race track while you eat. Pacers is a full-service restaurant, with a comfortable and casual dining room, serving American dinner fare. Each table has a television monitor so you can watch the race, or lookout from the large windows. Stop by The Clubhouse Turn, near the racetrack and simulcast areas, for a meal or quick snack. With televisions simulcasting the race, this a great spot to enjoy a burger, wings and more.

New to Ocean Downs Casino is Poseidon’s Pub, a 21 and over bar and restaurant. Overlooking the racetrack, Poseidon’s Pub features a menu made with local ingredients, as well as daily food and drink specials, a late-night menu, and handcrafted and signature cocktails. Sip on a Kentucky Derby Mint Julep or a glass of local wine and beer while you enjoy one of the many small plates, sandwiches, burgers and entrees offered.

Ocean Downs Casino Events

Ocean Downs hosts a number of events throughout the year. Be sure to visit OceanDowns.com to see what events and promotions are happening when you visit.

Ocean Downs Casino events

Hotels near Ocean Downs Casino

You don’t have to stay in Berlin to have quick access to Ocean Downs Casino. While there isn’t an on-site hotel, several hotels in Ocean City are on the casino’s free shuttle bus route. Some of the hotels include the Princess Royale Oceanfront Hotel, Marriott Courtyard of Ocean City and the Grand Hotel & Spa.

More Information about Ocean Downs Casino

Ocean Downs Casino is located at 10218 Racetrack Road, Berlin.


The casino is open Monday–Thursday from 8 a.m.–4 a.m. and 24 hours a day from Friday–Sunday.

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