Baby Parade

The 110th annual Ocean City Baby Parade: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8, 2019.  

The Ocean City Baby Parade returns returns for the 110th edition on Thursday, August 8, 2019.

The annual tradition offers a chance for parents to show off Ocean City’s newest generation. The parade features children cruising the Ocean City Boardwalk in themed strollers, wagons and floats. It starts at Sixth Street with children finishing at the Music Pier (Moorlyn Terrace) all other entries continuing to 14th Street.

The parade is free to watch from either side of the boardwalk. Spectators are welcome to bring beach chairs to watch from the railing along the ocean side of the boardwalk. On the parade morning, the boardwalk will close to bicycle traffic at 10 a.m. The parade features children ages 10 and under. 

Registration is open for Baby Parade entries: Click here to sign up now.
Participants also can sign up at the Welcome Center on the ground floor of City Hall at Ninth Street and Asbury Avenue. Entry fee is $5 per child, and the registration deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday, August 6.
Entries are open for bands, dance groups, cheer squads, special guests, community groups and businesses to participate. Print our special unit application.