When: September 18th - 21st, 2008

Where: Ocean City Inlet area

Ocean City, one of the best resort towns on the Atlantic coast, hosts its annual Sunfest, celebrating the start of the fall season with four days of fun, food, arts and crafts and music.

Top musical entertainment, hay rides on the beach, scarecrow-making, pumpkin carving, sand art, face painting and colouring contests are just a few of the autumnal offerings at the event. Musicians who have graced the stage in recent years include Aussie rocker Rick Springfield and country dreamboat and ex-college football lineman Trace Adkins.big part of the party. Sunfest visitors can enjoy everything from traditional Eastern Shore seafood to German, Italian, Chinese and good-old American cuisine. As the eastern seaboard is known for its shellfish, you'll also get crab cakes and oyster fritters which taste better than anywhere else in the country.

The Special Events Division of the Ocean City Department of Recreation and Parks each Fall creates an event filled with great live entertainment, delicious food, arts and crafts exhibits, and fun for the entire family. OC has been hosting this fun-filled family weekend every fall for more than 30 years.

The Arts and Crafts Show is ranked as the Number 3 show of this type in the United States. You can tell by the crowds of attendees that it must be so...

Sunfest marks the beginning of Ocean City's Fall Season. Yes, there are plenty of fun things to do at the beach in the fall (and all year). Other events include Winefest on the Beach, Endless Summer Crusing Weekend, Corvette Weekend, Annual Fly-In at the OC airport, and more.

for more information, check out: http://www.ococean.com/sunfest.html

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