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Job Fair, Concerts and More Coming Up in Ocean City

Job Fair, Concerts and More Coming Up in Ocean City


Anyone looking for a summer or seasonal job is invited to the Ocean City Job Fair, which will be at the Ocean City Music Pier from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 16.

More than 40 employers will be on hand and ready to provide information on a wide variety of seasonal employment opportunities. The Ocean City Regional Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Ocean City High School to put the event together and help businesses in recruiting employees.

The event is open to everyone and the Chamber strongly encourages employers and potential employees to attend. Businesses can register to participate and students can register to attend by calling the Ocean City Regional Chamber of Commerce at 609-399-1412. 

  • OCNJ Entertainment
  • OC Waterpark
  • Playland’s Castaway Cove
  • Prep’s Pizzeria & Dairy Bar
  • Gillian’s Wonderland Pier
  • The Henna Shop
  • NJ State Police
  • Heritage
  • Johnny B Goode Ice Cream Parlors
  • SoulBerri
  • Surf Mall
  • Beach Club Hotel and Suites
  • Steels Fudge
  • Johnson’s Popcorn
  • Payton Jewelry
  • Mochi Bros
  • Heritage
  • Bowfish Studios
  • Making Waves
  • Topsail Steamer
  • Georges Candies
  • Bungalow Bowls
  • Ocean City Beach Patrol
  • Vassir Pools Management
  • Aloha Soft Serve
  • Ocean City Rec Department
  • B&B Department Store
  • Promenade Food Court
  • 96 Shades
  • Liberty Entertainment (Auntie Anne’s, Cinnabon, Ben and Jerry’s, Exit 4 Escape)
  • Island Grill Seafood & Steak House
  • SJ Linens
  • Outer Banks Boil Company
  • Fruit Freeze and Burger Boys
  • OCNJ Water Sports
  • Jet Drive Exchange
  • Sand & Stitch
  • Boba Works
  • Blue Cactus Taco
  • Otter Swim School
  • Army Recruiter
  • Sand and Stitch & Nine North
  • Island Beach Gear
  • Douglass Candies


Ocean City and producers BRE Presents and Bob Rose Productions announced two new shows for the 31st anniversary of the popular Summer Concert Series at the Ocean City Music Pier this year: 10cc and The Machine.

The British band 10cc will perform at 7 p.m. Monday, July 29. The Machine will perform its Pink Floyd show at 7 p.m. Monday, August 19. Tickets go on sale through at 10 a.m. Friday (March 15) for 10cc and 10 a.m. Thursday (March 14) for The Machine.

The band 10cc had five consecutive Top 10 albums on the British charts from 1972 to 1978 and a worldwide chart-topper with the single “I’m Not in Love.” The Machine is a Summer Concert Series favorite, and the band will return with its spectacular tribute to Pink Floyd.

More information and ticket links on the entire Summer Concert Series lineup is available at:


The Friends and Volunteers of the Ocean City Free Public Library will hold a two-day Spring Book Sale in the atrium outside the Ocean City Free Public Library (1735 Simpson Avenue) 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March 15; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16. For more information, visit Attendees are requested to provide their own tote bags for purchases. 


March 23 and March 30 – Great Egg Hunts: These events return to the Boardwalk from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on March 23 and March 30. Families with children ages 7 and under are invited to stop by participating Boardwalk stores in a hunt for eggs filled with treats and prizes. Rain dates are March 24 and March 31.

March 31 – Easter Events: Easter Sunday will start with the traditional non-denominational Sunrise Service by the sea at 6:30 a.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier. The Philly Keys will perform their hit Dueling Pianos Show starting at noon in front of the Music Pier, while the Easter Bunny will meet and greet children and be available for photos in an Ocean City lifeguard boat from noon to 2 p.m.

April 5-7 – Girls Weekend: Girls Weekend on downtown Asbury Avenue between 6th Street and 14th Street includes shopping and dining specials all weekend, accommodation packages, wellness classes, and more. The event kicks off with a Fashion Show on Friday evening (tickets). Call 609-399-1412 for more information.

April 6-7 – OC Con Comic Book & Memorabilia Show: Sales, special guests, cosplay and more at the Ocean City Music Pier. More information at

April 6 – OC CON Super Hero Run and Super Hero Obstacle Dash: 9 a.m. start on the Boardwalk in front of the Music Pier. Registration and information at

April 13 – Doo Dah Parade: Welcome the spring season with this comedy-themed parade complete with more than 300 basset hounds. Parade starts at noon on Asbury Avenue from Sixth Street to 12th Street, and then moves up to the Boardwalk, ending at Sixth and Boardwalk. Dietz & Watson returns as the event sponsor.

April 20 – Sports Memorabilia Show: Sales and special guests at the Ocean City Music Pier.

April 27 – Ocean City Schools Art Showcase: See artwork on display from local Ocean City School District students and meet the artists. Event is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier.

April 27-28 – Boardwalk and Downtown Merchant Table Sales: 6th Street to 14th Street on the Boardwalk and Asbury Avenue.