Top Things to Do in Berlin, MD & Maryland Beaches

The beaches along the mid-Atlantic coastline have a friendly, laid-back vibe that is totally unique. Here you’ll find picturesque small towns, friendly locals, fabulous food -- including the region’s famous blue crabs -- and spectacular scenery. These are some of the reasons why we love being one of the leading home builders in Maryland Beaches. Learn more about this unique area, the charming town of Berlin MD, and the Maryland beaches that make this area such a desirable place to live.


Discover Berlin MD

Travel back in time in what has been called “America’s Coolest Small Town,” beautiful Berlin Maryland. With a vibrant arts scene and a wide variety of shops and restaurants, you’ll enjoy all of the contemporary amenities you desire. With 47 structures on the National Register of Historic Places, you’ll thrill to the mix of old and new, vintage and modern, classic and vibrant from your new home in Berlin, MD.



Berlin MD Weather

You’ll love every season in Berlin and the areas along the Maryland coastline. Enjoy an almost perfect split of three-month seasons, with distinctly hot summers and cold winters. You may even have a white Christmas, since this area enjoys brief, occasional snowfalls.


For much of the year, from early May to late October, you’ll bask in mild to warm temperatures, perfect for outdoor activities and living spaces. During this time, you’ll also enjoy generally comfortable water temperatures, perfect for participating in swimming, boating, and other water sports.



Berlin MD Activities- Things to Do In Berlin

Berlin is host to a variety of year-round activities including weekly farmer’s markets, festivals, theatrical performances, and concerts by local artists. In addition, you’ll find annual celebrations including:


  • Restaurant Week
  • Memorial Day Parade
  • July 4th Fireworks
  • Oktoberfest
  • Christmas Tree Lighting
  • New Year’s Eve Celebrations


This is truly a town where you and your family can get back to the basics and enjoy a community-centered lifestyle with your friends and neighbors. Our new homes for sale in Maryland Beaches are all conveniently located near the fun.



Maryland Beaches

With 31 miles of coastline along the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay, plus river and lakeside resorts and recreational areas, you’ll find the best in beachfront living throughout Maryland.


Ocean City Attractions

Ocean City is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the mid-Atlantic, and a scenic, picture-perfect beachside community. Ocean City’s coastline stretches for 10 miles, from the OC Inlet to the Delaware state line. Enjoy a variety of iconic Ocean City attractions, including:


  • The three-mile Ocean City Boardwalk featuring classic carnival rides, arcades, and amusements.
  • Water sports and activities including kayaking, paddleboarding, canoes, jet skis, catamarans, and more.
  • Gorgeous and challenging golf courses, including GlenRiddle Golf Club in nearby Berlin, Links at Lighthouse Sound overlooking the Bay, and the Newport Bay and Seaside Courses at Ocean City Golf Club.


Year-round you’ll find the best in special events and activities centered on the Ocean City waterfront. With festivals, concerts, beachfront fireworks, and more, there’s always something exciting going on.


You’ll love the family friendly atmosphere with events like Family Olympics, a family concert and film series, and beach dance parties and bonfires. Providing something fun for everyone, the Ocean City beach is a magical place to make lifelong memories.


Assateague Island

This 37-mile long barrier island is highlighted by Assateague State Park, home to two miles of sandy beaches and one of the most exciting and diverse wildlife areas in the region. This is the home of the iconic Assateague Island wild horses, as well as a variety of other animals and birds. You’ll enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, and surfing, along with camping on the Bay side of the island.


Janes Island

Located on the Eastern Shore’s Chesapeake Bay you’ll find beautiful and secluded Janes Island. With a conference center, rental cabins, and a large campground, as well as a marina and boat ramp, you’ll have plenty of options for enjoying the unspoiled marshlands and pristine sandy beaches. Swimming is allowed on the Tangier Sound side, with beaches accessible only by boat.


North Beach

Located on the Chesapeake Bay just minutes from Annapolis, charming North Beach features a seven block long waterfront with a fishing pier and boardwalk. Paddleboards, kayaks, and bikes are available for rental, as well as beach chairs and umbrellas. Enjoy close proximity to the town’s quaint antique shops and dining.


Looking for a home along one of Maryland’s beaches? You’ll love life in a beautiful Pulte beach home. Featuring exceptional custom home construction, community amenities, and the best locations, you’ll enjoy every gorgeous day.



Contributed to Your Home blog by Christy Murdock Edgar

Looking for more tips, ideas or inspiration? Return Home here.

Published 10.1.19

Related Posts

The Sun-Lover's Guide to Maryland Beaches

Find your new home in a stunning, sun-drenched community along Maryland’s spectacular coast.

Tips for Moving to a New City

Starting over in a new city can be both exciting and a little terrifying. To help smooth your transition, here are a few tips that will help you find your next home and get settled into your new city.

Best Places to Live in Maryland

Maryland  from Baltimore to the shore  is a wonderful place to live. Here are some of the best places in the state to consider for your next home.