Passes & Tickets

Festival Passes

The 8th Annual Ocean City Film Festival returns March 7th-10th, 2024! This year we’re screening over 100 independent films, both short and feature length created by local and international filmmakers.

One-Day Pass ($35)

Includes: all in-person screenings of feature films and short film blocks and all in-person events for that specific day. DOES NOT include John Waters.

4 Day Pass ($125)

Includes: all in-person screenings of feature films and short film blocks and all in-person events.DOES NOT include John Waters.

Bundle Passes

The BEST way to see all the Ocean City Film Festival has to offer! Purchase our Bundle pass to see John Waters on Saturday, March 9th at 8pm at the Ocean City Performing Arts Center. Plus, enjoy ALL the films, parties, and events with our 4-day pass!

John Waters Ticket + 4-Day Festival Pass: $169

(Best Value! See it all!) Includes: all four days of feature films, short film blocks, parties, and John Waters. PLEASE NOTE: Seats for John Waters will be assigned in section 101-102-103. No seating requests or changes may be made. Multiple bundles purchased in a single transaction will include adjacent seats.

John Waters Tickets

Don’t miss the amazing John Waters LIVE Saturday, March 9th at 8pm at the Performing Arts Center for the showing of “Hairspray”! Complete with eye-popping commentary. Tickets starting as low as $59!

You’ve Purchased Your Pass.. What’s Next?

Pick Up Your Passes!

  • Pick up your pass from the OC Center for the Arts, located at 502 94th St bayside, prior to arriving at film screening venues. Please bring your confirmation email for pickup. You will receive a wristband (day pass) or lanyard (4-day pass) to wear for entry at each venue. Each attendee will also receive a free gift at pickup! While supplies last.
  • Hours for Pass Pickup – beginning Friday Feb 24. The OC Center for the Arts is open daily, Mon-Fri 9-4pm and Sat-Sun 11-4pm with extended hours during the Festival.
  • Additional Options for Pass Pickup: Opening Reception Thursday March 2, 4-6pm at the Holiday Inn & Suites. Opening Night films Thursday March 2, 6:30-9pm at the Performing Arts Center.

Plan Your Festival Experience!