Ocean City Trick-or-Treating Postponed Until Friday, Nov. 1


Due to the weather forecast, traditional trick-or-treating hours for Ocean City will be postponed from Halloween night. The new hours will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1.

To help families better enjoy this annual event, here are a few safety tips that can be followed:

  • Wear reflective clothing
  • Stay in large groups
  • Young children should be accompanied by an adult
  • Obey the pedestrian safety laws – It is dark and vehicle drivers may not see you
  • Carry a flashlight
  • Costumes should not restrict visibility
  • Do not open any candy until you get home and your parents inspect the items
  • Report any suspicious person or activity to the police immediately

The Ocean City Police Department asks that everyone cooperate with making this a safe and enjoyable Halloween.