New for First Night 2020: The Trammps, Disney’s Imagination Movers, The Duprees with the Ocean City Pops Orchestra, an interactive Country Line Dance experience, The Harlem Wizards Basketball Stunt Act, The Hegeman String Band, The Legacy Band, the family musical "Elephant & Piggies: We Are In A Play" and so much more!
Returning favorites include the Ice Skating Rink, Inflatables, Salazar Magician, Dan Kain Mentalist, The Philly Keys Dueling Piano Show, Chad Juros Magician, The Men of Broadway. Fireworks and so much more!
The full entertainment lineup for 2020 is not yet available. Check back for updates.
The Legacy Band - The hottest party band in the tristate area.
With over 20 years of combined experience in the music industry, LEGACY delivers the hottest party package to the Tri-State Area & beyond. This 9-piece professional line-up packs a high-energy, feel-great punch of a performance, to keep the dance floor packed at any type of event. From party classics to the top hits of today, the band carries out the legacy of the most popular dance music throughout the decades, captivating an audience of any age. LEGACY boasts performance and recording credits with Pat Benatar, Eddie Money, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Mary J. Blige, R. Kelly, John Legend, Will Smith, DMX, Jadakiss, A Flock of Seagulls, K.C. & The Sunshine Band, Chuck Berry & Aretha Franklin to name a few.
Get ready Ocean City, NJ: A high-flying, slam-dunking, rim-rattling basketball show is coming to town! The world-famous Harlem Wizards will visit for an evening of great fun that will ring in 2020 with variety of fun, dazzling demonstration of hoops artistry, contests, comedy, awesome slam dunks, audience participation, merchandise giveaways and more.
Disney’s Imagination Movers
The Emmy Award-winning Imagination Movers bring their interactive, family-friendly rock concert to the Ocean City Music Pier for First Night 2020. et ready for some high flying toilet paper, ginormous balloons, vortex cannons, streamers and music, music, music. You’ll hear all your favs – like Jump Up & Brainstorming – and some new songs too. This concert promises to be an amazing, interactive concert the whole family can enjoy.
Philadelphia’s Disco Band, THE TRAMMPS will headline the Music Pier. The band's first major success was with their 1972 cover version of "Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart". The first disco track they released was "Love Epidemic" in 1973. However, they are best known for their Grammy winning song, "Disco Inferno", originally released in 1976, becoming a UK pop hit and US R&B hit. After inclusion in the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack, the song was re-released in 1978 and became a US pop hit.
The Duprees with The Ocean City Pops
The Duprees are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of the most beautiful love songs ever written. They have made a career out of giving new life to old hits. Starting out in the early sixties, in Jersey City, New Jersey, The Duprees were discovered by George Paxton of Coed Records and former big band leader. Impressed with their smooth vocal quality, he had them record Jo Stafford's 1950's ballad "You Belong To Me" with Big Band arrangements. It was an instant national hit and the group's first Million Seller. The unmistakable sound was born and the hits kept coming.
Elephant and Piggie’s We Are In Play presented by the Ocean City Theatre Company
Get ready for a musical experience, ripped from the pages of Mo Willems' beloved, award-winning, best-selling children's books, that will leave audiences doing the "Flippy Floppy Floory" dance all night long! In Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!", Gerald and Piggie take to the stage in a rollicking adventure that is perfect for young audiences.