Is the OC Inlet the best spot for an Ocean City Beach Wedding?
Are you a Bride considering a Beach Wedding in Ocean City, MD? The OC Inlet may be the most picturesque strip along the mid Atlantic coast. The beaches of Maryland and Delaware are pretty similar for wedding photography. The one exception is the OC Inlet. The inlet is Ocean City’s southern most point and is surrounded by water on three sides. To the east is the Atlantic Ocean and the Isle of Wight Bay is on the west. To the south you are able to see the beautiful natural seashore of Assateague Island. This panoramic peninsula is the perfect backdrop for your Wedding Ceremony Package. The inlet has plenty of reasonably priced parking for your guests. There are public restrooms nearby and plenty of family friendly activities and restaurants nearby. The pier and ferris wheel from Trimper’s Rides are iconic Ocean City landmarks. There is a beautiful railed walk way that wraps along the inlet that is ideally suited for a romantic stroll and posing. The rock jetty that extends out into the ocean is the best spot for your Beach Set Up and Wedding Archway. Make sure you allow enough photography time to get the images you deserve- there are so many unique backdrops that will make your friends and co workers jealous of your photos.
The best spot for a Wedding Reception at the Ocean City Inlet is Harrison’s Harbor Watch. The Harbor Watch restaurant offers commanding views of the ocean, bay and OC skyline from its upper levels. They have delicious food and lively raw bar as well as the best views of Assateague you’ll find at the beach. There are several levels inside, so after your sunset photos and video, you can and the wedding party can meet downstairs for plated appetizers and champagne to fuel up for your grand entrance. There is an elevator behind the DJ booth that many couples use to surprise their guests after the rest of the Bridal Party enters the reception area from the stairs. Make sure you book well in advance to reserve this popular venue.
Smaller beach wedding ceremonies at the inlet may choose a more informal post ceremony celebration. A walk along Ocean City’s famous boardwalk offers plenty of excitement. There are arcades, amusement rides, bumper cars and plenty of lively bars and saloons to stop for cocktails and snacks to choose from. The inlet is a wonderful spot for your OC Beach Wedding most times of the year. There are a few weekend event that limit parking availability. Sunfest, Springfest and Wine on the Beach are all weekends where you would want to take the bus, boardwalk tram, limo or taxi to your ceremony. Beach Wedding Officiant Sean Rox lives within walking distance to the inlet and will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding permits, licenses and the best times to have your Ocean City Ceremony. Any bride that is seriously considering tying the knot on the OC Inlet should definitely plan on attending the Ocean City Bridal Show in April at Secrets.