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. 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.
Shop the hottest fashions and latest styles at a discount at the outlets in Ocean City. These are just a quick shuttle ride from beachfront Ocean City and feature over 30 outlet and clearance clothing, footwear and accessory stores. Get a great deal on your favorite brands at this sprawling outdoor shopping destination.
From locally made taffy, fudge and candies to coastal style furnishings and apparel, browse the locally owned shops of the Delmarva (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia) region. Many of these shops are staples along the eastern shore, serving customers for 50 years and longer. As generations of families have owned these establishments, generations of customers have been returning year after year.
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
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.