The Springfest event is closed today, the concert will continue unless the weather conditions worsen
Ocean City, Maryland – (May 7, 2022): Due to the current coastal storm and no event vendors leaving early, Springfest will not be opening today as scheduled. The National Weather Service (Wakefield, VA) predicts gale-force wind gusts could reach 45 mph. Additionally, moderate to major coastal flooding could cause up to 3 feet of inundation above ground level late Saturday night and into Sunday, according to the NWS Coastal Storm Briefing.
Ocean City Special Events and Emergency Services personnel continue to monitor the forecast for tonight’s concert with Starship featuring Mickey Thomas. At this time, the concert is scheduled for 8 p.m. as originally planned. Spectator parking will be available in the Inlet parking lot, but food and beverage services during the concert will not be available.
The Springfest Express Shuttle from the Convention Center and the Boardwalk Trolley will not be operating today, but transportation from West Ocean City Park n’ Ride will be available.
The City is closely monitoring weather conditions and will provide updates as they become available. The next city update for Ocean City is scheduled to be released at 5 p.m. today, Saturday, May 7. Keep following Ocean City or subscribe to e-news for the latest news: https://oceancitymd. govt/enews/