FAQ About Bikes, Pets & More!

The Travel Channel calls our classic wooden boardwalk one of America’s best. USA Today named it one of the nation’s “Top 10 Great Boardwalks” It’s 3 miles of family fun and sun!

Biking

Biking is allowed throughout Ocean City year-round and with limited hours on the Boardwalk during the summer season. Check out the schedule below to view the times to bike on the Boardwalk:

  • From Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, between 2:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. of the same day.
  • From Tuesday after Labor Day through Friday before Memorial Day, at any time, subject to the following exceptions:
  • Springfest and Sunfest (Thurs.-Sunday) between 2:00 a.m. and 12 p.m. of the same day.
  • Off-Season: No Restrictions

Roller Skates/Roller Blades Blades

Is roller-skating or rollerblading your thing? Do you enjoy skating on the boards? Check out the boardwalk schedule to plan your next skating adventure.

Weekdays

  • April 1 through Memorial Day 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Labor Day though September 30 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Weekends 

  • April 1 through May 15 Sunrise to 12 noon.
  • May 15 through Memorial Day Sunrise to 10 a.m.

Holidays

  • April 1 though May 15 Sunrise to 12 noon.
  • May 15 through Memorial Day Sunrise to 10 a.m.
  • Day after Labor Day through September 30 Sunrise to 10 a.m.

October 1 through March 31: anytime
Springfest: Sunrise to 12 noon
Sunfest: Sunrise to 10 a.m.

Skateboarding

To learn more about skateboarding in Ocean City, Maryland, click here.

Pets

Animals are not allowed on the beach at any time between May 1 and September 30.