CNN A family-friendly seaside Maryland town on Saturday ended any confusion about whether it is now welcoming topless female sunbathers. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Ocean City, Maryland, officials say their town beach will remain family-friendly.
Official fears of loosed breasts and marauding crowds of young people encouraging women to "show us your " as if Ocean City beach was the New Orleans French Quarter during Mardi Gras didn't play out over the weekend. News stories about it circulated across the country over the weekend. Residents and visitors taking advantage of Sunday's hot, sunny day went about the sorts of activities expected at the beach, little affected by Saturday's decision and all with appropriate tops. Robbins, the Ocean Pines resident, was waiting on the boardwalk for her children and grandchildren to come back from getting ice cream. It's not the place for it.
Hello, I was just wondering if topless sunbathing was permitted in Ocean City? I don't think there is any public beach around that is topless. The biggest difference was the only guys with binoculars in trees were from the States. Nudity is not sexualized there, and unfortunately for topless bathers here, it is. What makes me sick are the guys tourists I'm sure in OC who have binoculars.
Cover up or let it all hang out: the choice is yours for now in Ocean City, Maryland. The popular vacation destination's beach patrol has been instructed not to bother women who choose to go topless this summer, CBS Baltimore reports. The policy has been in effect since May