Ready to take the Tri-State area by storm enters Garden State Radio, central Jersey’s newest and youngest cover band, playing pop-rock hits from the 80’s, 90’s and today. Fronted by American Idol’s Kelly Caruso, this 5-piece formation is the hottest young outfit around with every member in their early twenties. Collectively, the musicians in Garden State Radio have been featured on American Idol, Fox’s Fearless Music, MTV, the Vans Warped Tour, and have been seen touring the country with various major label artists over the past few years.
Great annual event that has grown larger over the past 20 years! Estimated attendance over 150 teams over four weekends. Girls and boys under 18 compete. Please check schedule for age groups. Northside Park on 125th St. Registration, OC Recreation & Parks, 410-250-0125. www.oceancitymd.gov/Recreation_&_Parks/
Reach the Beach School Nationals @ Roland E. Powell Convention Center
Mar 15 all-day
Recreation and School Cheerleading Teams from around the world gather to compete at the one and only Reach the Beach! Experience the thrill of competing under amazing concert lighting and professional HD Sound System. Teams will feel as if they were a part of an incredible Broadway Production in New York City! Our fantastic, professionally choreographed awards ceremony, and the sheer fun of Ocean City, Maryland, combine to make this the best National competition your team will attend! Prize money, fabulous individual and partner stunt awards, the unbeatable atmosphere, unstoppable fun and more, make this the premier Cheerleading National Championship! After the competition, experience Ocean City’s beautiful beaches, the world famous boardwalk, seafood restaurants galore, and outlet shopping! Do not miss this sell-out event. Admission: $20 Adults, $14 Children & Seniors. Registration for competition. 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. For more information, visit www.acdaspirit.com or www.theepicbrands.com.
Participants should contact the official housing bureau for this event:
St. Patrick’s Scramble @ Eagle's Landing Golf Course
Mar 15 all-day
4 Player Scramble
The entry fee includes green fee, cart, lunch and prizes. Team will play 6 holes from each Gold, White and Blue Tees. Teams choose the holes they play from each of the tees. 30% of the team’s average handicap will be used. Players may find that their ball lands in a clover. If so this player’s team is truly lucky because their ball will be deemed holed!
Lunch will be served immediately following the play. Menu includes many Irish American favorites.
Gross and net prizes will be awarded to the winning teams.
OCMD St. Patty’s Day Boardwalk 5K @ Shenanigan's Irish Pub
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The 5 kilometer race will start on the OCMD boardwalk on 4th Street at 9:00am directly behind Shenanigans Irish Pub. Exact start and finish are subject to change slightly depending on timing equipment requirements. The course will start running south toward the inlet, around pier, then down under the white tran station making a 180 degree turn back on the boardwalk heading north, past Shenanigans starting area, up to 16th st, then making another 180 degree turn heading south once again down the boards to the finish line at 4th st.
Race fees will be $28 til February 27th. Registrations after February 27th will be $38.
Creative Clay with Victoria Noonan @ Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Make clay birds with Victoria Noonan. Learn about and create your own beautiful sculpture of a bird. Victoria will bring a real working pottery wheel to demonstrate one of the oldest art forms on the planet.
Your family can drop-in, make and take fun art creations home with you. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Crafts available while supplies last. Activities and artists supported by the Susan K. Black Foundation.
Horse & Carriage Rides Along the Boardwalk @ Downtown O.C.
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Enjoy a Horse and Carriage Ride Along the Boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland
- Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 11:00 am – 5:00 p.m. (depending on weather and/or ridership) – Begin at Inlet Lot near Thrasher’s enjoy riding on the Boardwalk and around the pier. $10 per person – 3 years and under FREE
St. Patrick’s Day Parade @ Coastal Highway from 60th Street to 44th Street
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Much anticipated Ocean City event! Everyone loves to be Irish at Ocean City’s famous parade. Marching units, floats, local celebrities. Parade begins at noon and travels Coastal Hwy. from 55th Street south to 45th. At the 45th Street shopping area, a fun festival with food, drink and merriment begins at 11 a.m.
For more information, contact Buck Mann at 410-289-6156.
The Metropolitan Opera Presents Werther @ Cape Henlopen High School
12:55 pm – 4:30 pm
Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of Massenet’s sublime adaptation of Goethe’s revolutionary and tragic romance, opposite Sophie Koch as Charlotte. The new production is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met’s recent hit staging of Carmen. Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.
Dave Sherman writes and performs original material but his specialty is Baby Boomer music. Primarily influenced by The Beatles, his musical tastes range from 60′s R&B to Jazz Rock. He covers many Classic Rock pieces from the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s with a little modern country thrown in and of course some Jimmy Buffett.
Two rockin’ Bands and a Jam for $25! The opening act will be the Dave Chappell Band, and the headliner is Mr. B and the Snow Hill All-Stars. Wear your dancin’ shoes, there’s plenty of room to rock out! Only 250 tickets available. Every year is a sell out, get yours now!
The cash bar is being sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce. Come hungry, Tommy Mason will be back again this year with his famous-’round-these-parts barbeque chicken & ribs.
Save room to get in the 50/50 raffle. An arm’s length of tickets for just $10. And there’s more on the second floor! The silent auction is back again this year with awesome items you didn’t know you really wanted.
Proceeds this year will support 2014 music events in Snow Hill.