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Northside Park

200 125th St, Bayside, Ocean City, MD 21842-2247
+1 410-250-0125
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Winterfest of Lights, 25th Anniversary

For years, I have been saying that my husband and I are going to go to the Winterfest of Lights in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pamela H
Urbana, Maryland, United States
It is a Christmas tradition for us to travel from PA to see Winterfest of Lights.

This starts the Christmas season for my grandson ( his own words) and us. For 15 years we have... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Reading, Pennsylvania
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Northside Park is located on 125th Street and the Bay. It is Ocean City's largest and most popular park and home to the Recreation and Parks Department administrative offices. This 58-acre complex boasts three lighted softball/baseball fields, a lighted soccer field, multipurpose field, a foot bridge, mini-borrowing library, concession stands, accessible playground, picnic shelter, two piers, over 1 mile of walking/jogging paths and a state of the art outdoor exercise area. Indoor facilities include a Community Center with 14,200 square foot gymnasium, kitchen, community room, conference room, patio, sitting areas and a Sports Center annex with a 21,000 square foot multi-use arena. Northside Park hosts more than 100 special events and recreational programs and activities each year for both residents and visitors to Ocean City.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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200 125th St, Bayside, Ocean City, MD 21842-2247
+1 410-250-0125
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For years, I have been saying that my husband and I are going to go to the Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City's Northside Park. After seeing pictures, last year on Facebook, of the crowds near the end of December, we chose this year to...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This starts the Christmas season for my grandson ( his own words) and us. For 15 years we have been coming to this park for this event and we love it every year. This year there were some changes to the lights and the way...More

Thank sallyg899
Reviewed 5 days ago

Who doesn't like to watch a splendid light display? I was also excited to see this and bought tickets well in advance. If I recall correctly, it actually starts half hour or so after sun sets. I left from my hotel for this place around...More

Thank faraz s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth attending. The price was good for the ride around the park, the light display was wonderful, Close parking to the event.

1  Thank gashley56
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this little gem several years ago. Beautiful park. On our way to the pier, we spotted a bald eagle flying overhead. It circled the park for 5 minutes. The funny thing was there were other people there who never looked up and saw...More

1  Thank pacpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The park this time of year is great! The Festival of lights is a SIGHT to see! Last year we visited 3 times during the week day evening there were no lines! This year we attended the weekend of 11/17, the line was crazy long...More

1  Thank jem1253
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to relax, walk and run after all the great food. Watching the sunset from the pier is beautiful!

Thank Bleucrayon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to run in if you are in the ocean city area and looking for a nice outdoor spot to go for a run

Thank Oclo812
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay a few blocks away from Northside park every year. We visit several times during the week whether it is to take a stroll on the pier into the bay, paddle board in the bay, take a walk, play at the playground or Sunday...More

Thank iluvocmd
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What a great place! Multiple soccer and baseball fields, several walking paths,a small pond and it's right on the Bay! Family and dog friendly.

Thank Wayne W
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28 September 2017|
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Response from Eric B | Reviewed this property |
It starts on November 16th this year I believe. It runs till December 31st.
19 August 2017|
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Response from Kim S | Reviewed this property |
Here's the list of Sunday concerts with "Sundaes In the Park" (ice cream sundaes available to purchase) from 7-9pm: Bring your picnic basket and beach chairs to Northside Park on 125th Street for ice cream sundaes and live... More
Patricia H
19 August 2017|
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Response from flyinburrito | Reviewed this property |
The Fenwick bike shop is the closest bike shop to Northside park. It's the bike shop you want to use if you're staying in north OC. They rent bikes. And they can deliver them to you as well. Northside park has around a 2... More