Beach Guide - Page 12 - WHAT'S NEW A selfie-attraction, an obstacle course and more

Beach Guide
- Page 12
WHAT'S NEW A selfie-attraction, an obstacle course and more
BARRIERS AT THE BOARDWALK

A new addition on the Ocean City boardwalk is aimed at making it safer. Pedestrians this summer will see permanent barriers installed at 26 entry points to prevent unwanted traffic and possible attacks.

SELFIE FANTASY

Snap some Instagram-worthy pics at Ocean City’s first immersive selfie-inspired experience.

$20 for adults (with discounted rates for children) for 60 to 90 minutes to take as many photos as they can with oversized props in multiple themed rooms. The venue was slated to open in May.

14 Worcester St., Ocean City. selfiefantasy.com.

WOODWARD WRECKTANGLE

Just a short walk from the Boardwalk and beach adjacent, to the Ocean City Skatepark, is a new “Ninja Warrior”-style obstacle course built for kids and adults of all ability levels. The challenge course, which features 10 obstacles, was slated to open in late April.

3rd Street and Philadelphia Avenue, Ocean City. campwoodward.com.

CASITA LINDA

Located in theMonte Carlo Hotel, this new Mexican bakery and cafe opened this spring, bringing traditional Mexican baked goods, coffee, breakfast foods and lunch to the area. Offerings include tortas, chorizo, quesadillas, salads, tarts and new fruity drinks.

218 North Baltimore Ave., Ocean City. facebook.com/casitalindaoc

ALOFT OCEAN CITY

The new pet-friendly 120-room bayside hotel features a bar with live music, a splash pool, free Wi-Fi, walk-in showers, signature coffee in every room and more.

4501Coastal Highway, Ocean City. 443-373-0800. marriott.com.