What is an Ocean City Beach tag?

Beach tags are required in most municipalities along the New Jersey coastline. They are a user fee to help offset the local municipalities cost of maintaining their beaches and providing lifeguards and other services such as trash removal, beach cleaning and the purchase of needed equipment and police protection.

Can you swim at Ocean City Beach?

Ocean City Beach is 10 miles long. This popular attraction is ideal for swimming, surfing, fishing, kayaking, and sandcastle building.

Do you need a badge for Ocean Gate beach?

At this time the beach will open officially on June 15( as per borough ordinance ) Badges will be required. Social distancing is a must. No more than groups together of 10!! Parking ordinance starts this Friday May 15.

How much does Ocean City Beach cost?

Beginning next year, prices for Ocean City's seasonal beach tags will change from $25 to $35, for passes purchased June 1 or later. The town will continue to offer a discount on seasonal badges purchased before May 31, but that price will increase from $20 to $30.

How much are beach tags in Ocean City 2023?

Pre-season beach tags are $30.00 until May 31, 2023, $35.00 beginning June 1, 2023. Daily and Weekly Beach Tags are available once you arrive in Ocean City, available for purchase right on the beach, or at the OC Sale Locations mentioned on this page.

Do you have to pay to enter Ocean City Beach?

How much does Ocean City beach cost?

Beginning next year, prices for Ocean City's seasonal beach tags will change from $25 to $35, for passes purchased June 1 or later. The town will continue to offer a discount on seasonal badges purchased before May 31, but that price will increase from $20 to $30.

Do you need a beach pass for Ocean City Maryland?

In addition to our famous boardwalk, our ten-mile stretch of beach and the beautiful Atlantic Ocean are free and open to the public from 5 AM to 12:00 Midnight.

Can you park for free in Ocean City?

Parking is available at city lots, private lots and on certain public streets unless otherwise noted. Free daily parking is available in the Ocean City Convention Center parking lot at 39th Street but not for overnight parking.

How much does it cost to go to Ocean City beach?

Daily tags will cost $10, up from $5. The price of a daily beach tag had not changed since 2002. In Ocean City, all beachgoers who are at least 12 years old, are required to have beach tags to be on the beach, while the lifeguards are on duty, from the first weekend in June through Labor Day weekend.

Can you drink alcohol at Ocean City Beach?

No alcoholic beverages or glass containers on beach. No bonfires without written permit from the Fire Marshall's office. No dogs permitted on beach or boardwalk from May 1 to Sept.

What are the beach rules for Ocean City Maryland?

Ocean City Beach RulesNo Pets allowed on the beach or boardwalk Between May 1st and September 30th. Glass containers and alcohol are prohibited on the beach. No skim boarding between 10:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. No surfing between 10:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., unless in designated surfing areas.

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