OCEAN CITY, Md. (WJZ) — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas — at least in Ocean City, Maryland.

The beachfront town’s Winterfest of Lights holiday event officially kicked off Thursday evening with a lighting ceremony.

Visitors will be able to walk through thousands of lights at Northside Park from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. nightly except on Mondays and Tuesdays. The event runs through January 2; tickets are required.

To learn more and to purchase tickets, click here.

CBS Baltimore Staff