White Marlin Open in OCMD

Are you planning your trip to Ocean City, MD’s famous White Marlin Open? The “White Marlin Capital of the World” has hosted the world’s largest and richest billfish tournament for 47 years. The annual competition has presented over 71 million dollars in prize money to competing fishermen and anglers.

The White Marlin Open brings energy and excitement to our beach town that you don’t want to miss! It’s not too late to book your stay for the event. August 2 to 6, stay at the Ambassador Inn and be in town to watch the weigh-ins of incredible fish caught by skilled and novice fishermen.

Visit the First Annual Marlin Fest

Marlin Fest is a new additional event added to the White Marlin Open for spectators to enjoy! The event will be held each day of the White Marlin Open from 3 PM to 9 PM at 3rd Street Bayside Ballfield.

Families and spectators are encouraged to attend the FREE event to enjoy live music and watch real-time live streams of the tournament weigh-ins taking place at Harbour Island. Stop by vendor tents and shop for the official White Marlin Open and Marlin Fest merchandise.

Bring lawn chairs and blankets to spread out and view the entertainment! Food and beverages are available for purchase so you can spend the whole day keeping track of the tournament. Marlin Fest is kid-friendly with tons of fun educational experiences available.

What are you waiting for? Don’t miss out on the summer traditions in Ocean City, MD! Book your stay with the Ambassador Inn and get ready for the White Marlin Open and the first annual Marlin Fest!