Halloween Events

  • Halloween Parade: 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 on Asbury Ave. from 6th – 11th Street.  Sponsored by the Ocean City Exchange Club. For more information call 1-800-813-5580 or visit ochp.blogspot.com.
  • Halloween Costume Skate: The Ocean City Skate Park at Fifth Street and Asbury Avenue will celebrate Halloween 4 p.m. to dusk on Saturday, Oct. 28. Skateboarders are invited to come dressed for the holiday. There will be prizes for best costume and best trick, and candy for the participants.
  • Trick-or-Treating: Hours for traditional trick-or-treating will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31.

    Safety tips that can be followed include:
    • Wear reflective clothing
    • Young children should be accompanied by an adult
    • Obey the pedestrian safety laws – It is dark and vehicle drivers may not see you
    • Carry a flashlight
    • Costumes should not restrict visibility
    • Do not open any candy until you get home and your parents inspect the items
    • Report any suspicious person or activity to the police immediately