Cruisin' OC
October 6-7-8-9, 2016

Show Hours:

  • Thursday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm
  • Sunday (Inlet Only) 9am-3pm


  • Inlet Parking Lot (809 South Atlantic Ave)
  • Convention Center (4001 Coastal Highway)


  • $10/day Thursday & Sunday
  • $15/day Friday & Saturday
  • Children under 14 are free with an adult
  • (Tickets good at all locations)
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Endless Summer Cruisin

Cruise on down to Ocean City Maryland October 6-7-8-9, 2016 for the 19th Annual Endless Summer Cruisin.  With over 2,000 Rods, Customs, Classics and Trick Trucks cruisin the streets this is an event you won’t want to miss.  While the main event will take place at the oceanfront Inlet lot along the southern part of the boardwalk there will be various satellite locations throughout the city, including the Ocean City Convention Center, Hooters Restaurant, the town of Berlin, Gold Coast Mall, Phillips Seafood House, Phillips Crab House and others.  There will be plenty of entertainment, games, giveaways and so much more.

Joining the fun at this year’s Endless Summer Cruisin is legendary custom car builder Gene Winfield.  Gene will be at the event Friday & Saturday signing autographs and meeting and greeting fans.

In addition to Endless Summer Cruisin, there will be Endless Summer Indoors featuring the 36th Annual Hot Rod & Custom Car Show Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Inside the Convention Center some of the hottest show cars will be on display along with a Vendor Showcase. Make sure to check out the 61 "Double Bubble" Chevy Impala named as one of the Great 8 in the 2016 Riddler Competition as well as the 48 Studebaker Pick-up winner of the 2014 Gene Winfield Award. If you are interested in competing please call our office, 410-798-6304 or email a photo to infoevent@specialeventpro.com. There will be lots of cash, trophies and specialty awards.

Some of the top National names in the country will be on display at Manufacturers Midway located at the Inlet parking lot including AMSOIL, Holley, Miller Electric, OPTIMA Batteries, Slide-Lok, Sundance Vacations, Wissel & Walsh Insurance and more! Also at the OC Convention Center there will be Treasured Motorcar Services along with automotive, nostalgia and arts & craft vendors.

NEW for the fall event, Express Auctioneers will host the OC Collector Car Auction Saturday October 8, 2016 upstairs inside the OC Convention Center. Sell your ride, purchase a new one, or just watch all the excitement. One day only! The preview will begin at 9am followed by the Live Auction at 10am. For more information visit occollectorcars.com or call 410-570-3770. Spectator entrance into the Auction is included with your Endless Summer Cruisin admission.

One of the highlights of Endless Summer Cruisin is always the boardwalk parades. Parades are scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings at 8am.  The parades will start at 27th street and cruise south to the inlet parking lot.

So many things to see and do, so make sure you cruise down to Ocean City MD for the 19th Annual Endless Summer Cruisin!

Please note the town of Ocean City has implemented a new trailer parking ordinance which prohibits trailer parking on city streets from May 1st – October 31st.  Any Endless Summer Cruisin participants that will be parking a trailer on city streets will need a trailer parking permit.  For more information on trailer parking please click here.  For a trailer parking permit application please click here. Limited free trailer parking is available at the route 50 Park & Ride located at the south side of route 50 just before you cross the bridge into Ocean City.  Additionally many hotels are offering free trailer parking.  For a partial list of hotels offering trailer parking please click here or call the OC Visitor Center for additional information at 1-800-OC-OCEAN.

For Vendor information please call 410-798-6304 or email Jacklyn@specialeventpro.com

For additional car show information please email infoevent@specialeventpro.com

Mark your calendars now!

October 5-6-7-8, 2017

October 4-5-6-7, 2018


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While Cruisin around town make sure to turn your radio to The Wave 97.1 and Cool 101.3, the Official Stations of Endless Summer Cruisin!

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Photos Courtesy of Chuck Vranas

Endless Summer Gallery

19th Annual Endless Summer Cruisin'
October 6-7-8-9, 2016
Ocean City, MD


This event is open to Rods, Customs, Classics and Trick Trucks. Vehicles newer than 1976 must have custom modifications or be of special interest. All vehicles must be street legal with current state tags, licensed and insured. No excessively loud exhaust systems or diesel engines. The Entry Fee includes Driver, 1 Passenger and Children under 14. Additional event passenger/guest passes may be purchased for $25 each in advance. (The entry fee minus processing fee is refundable with written request prior to July 1, 2016) You do not have to be present all 4 days to be eligible for trophies, event plaques, sponsor awards or merchandise give-aways. Parades will be restricted and limited based on car count and time restrictions. Activities are subject to change. Parking is limited at all locations. The police take a very active and pro safety role in this event. You must drive responsibly and obey the laws at all times. If you require additional information please call 410-798-6304 prior to the event.

Car shows, parades, entertainment and more. Dash Plaques to the first 2,000 participants. 

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May 1, 2016 - Sep 1, 2016...$55

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Your official confirmation number will be mailed to you in mid September.The exhibitor hereby applies to this event and will at all times comply with all rules, regulations and policies of the event producers. Neither Special Event Productions, Inc., the Town of Ocean City, producers, sponsors, support personnel or anyone else connected with the presentation of this event shall be responsible or liable for any loss, injury or damage incurred. In consideration of this entry, entrant agrees to the use of their name, photo and/or vehicle photo for publicity and/or advertising. Any poor behavior, irresponsible driving and/or conduct deemed objectionable to the event's well being may result in participant being denied any further involvement in the event and/or future events. All participants are responsible for their own proper insurance. Event credentials are non-transferable without written permission of event management. Schedule/activities are subject to change.

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