(Ocean City, Maryland) - The 26th annual Cruisin' Ocean City has announced that Steve Darnell and Alexandra Paul will be the special guests for the east coast's largest city-wide automotive festival on May 19-22. Due to popular demand, the Doo Wop Project returns to the Ocean City Convention Center, showcasing their unique vocal styles on Thursday May 19.
Darnell is a custom car builder & fabricator that stars on Vegas Rat Rods, the hit television series on the Discovery Channel. He will be appearing at the Ocean City Convention Center on Friday May 20 from 11AM to 4PM, and at the Beachside Inlet location on Saturday May 21 from 11-4. Paul debuted in the big screen horror classic Christine, and followed up with a long-running role as Lt. Stephanie Holden on TV's Baywatch. She will be featured Friday at the Beachside Inlet from 11-4 and Saturday at the Convention Center from 11-4. Christine, a 1958 Plymouth Fury will be on display at the Convention Center.
The Doo Wop Project makes it's triumphant return to the Convention Center's Performing Arts Center Thursday May 19 at 8PM. Featuring members from Broadway hits Jersey Boys and Motown The Musical, they are a live musical experience like no other. Tickets are $25 & $35 and are available at the box office (800) OC-OCEAN and from Ticketmaster (800) 551-SEAT.
The Ocean City Collector Car Auction takes place inside the Convention Center Thursday May 19 & Friday May 20. Some of the finest cars on the east coast will be on the auction block. Call Express Auctioneers at (410) 243-9999 for more info.
Cruisin' Ocean City's sponsorship record has been reset with over thirty major brands on display at the Beachside Inlet. New event partners are Advance Auto Parts, Auto Meter, Baer Brake Systems, GEICO, March Performance, Mishimoto, Ridetech Suspension, Ron Francis Wiring, Spectre Performance, Treasured Motorcar Services, QA1, and USA Lift Sales. They’ll join returning sponsors ACCEL, Axalta, B&M Performance, Chevrolet Performance, Eckler's Family of Automotive Parts, Flaming River Industries, Flowmaster Exhausts, Goodmark Industries, Grundy Insurance, Holley Performance, Hurst Shifters, K&N Filters, Meguiar's Car Care Products, Miller Welders, MSD Performance, OPTIMA Batteries, Radley Chevrolet, Slide-Lok Systems, Speed Unlimited, State Farm, Summit Racing, Tremec Transmissions and Wissel & Walsh Insurance.
The Ocean City Beachside Inlet, Beachside Boardwalk and OC Convention Center are the venues, with live on-stage DJ's spinning classic rock and roll hits to packed crowds every day. The awesome Cruisin' Ocean City Boardwalk Parades take place on Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings, with as many as 750 customized classic vehicles of all makes, varieties, colors and descriptions rumbling along the classic Ocean City Beachside Boardwalk. The parades are a truly dazzling and colorful automotive enthusiast spectacle that's never been equaled anywhere else in the entire eastern United States.
Cruisin' Ocean City media coverage will include national and regional television news broadcasts, with live at-event radio shows to be part of the mix. Several Ocean City Automotive Special Event sponsor's websites will publish articles prior to the event, with dozens of automotive publication's social media, web and print coverage reaching millions of viewers worldwide.
Event: 26th annual Cruisin' Ocean City 2016
Date: May 19-22, 2016
Locations: Ocean City Beachside Inlet & Convention Center
Admission: Adults $10 Thursday - $15 Friday - $15 Saturday - $10 Sunday
Four-Day Event Supersaver Passes - $25 in advance - $35 at event