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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Governor Hogan and Comptroller Franchot to Visit Ocean City on Friday
Stops include final pitch for Tax-Free week, visits to beachfront landmarks
Governor Larry Hogan Comptroller Peter Franchot
Comptroller Franchot will visit the Ocean City boardwalk onFriday, beginning with a stop at Quiet StormSurf Shop as part of his ongoing promotion of Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week, which runs through Saturday. This week, shoppers will pay no sales tax on qualifying clothing and footwear priced at $100 or less and on the first $40 of a backpack purchase. Also this year, Maryland college students can win a $2,500 scholarship from the Maryland Retailers Association simply by participating in a social media contest.
Afterward, the Comptroller will join Governor Larry Hogan to visit three iconic Ocean City beachfront businesses. Stops will include Thrasher's French Fries, Marty's Playland and an event honoring the 125th anniversary of Trimper's Rides.
Friday, August 17, 2018
11 a.m. Quiet Storm Surf Shop 1 N. Division Street Ocean City, MD 21842
11:30 a.m.Thrasher's French Fries401 S. Atlantic AvenueOcean City, MD 21842
11:45 a.m.Marty's Playland5 Worcester StreetOcean City, MD 21842
12 p.m.:Trimper's Rides, 700 S. Atlantic Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842