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$232,500-plus for celebrities to appear at resort’s events

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Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:56 am

OCEAN CITY – Ocean City is spending at least $232,500 this year hiring performers and celebrities to either hold concerts or make appearances at various special events, according to documents the Sentinel requested.

City officials have publicly rebuffed criticism about spending money for these celebrity appearances, stating they help bring visitors and bolster the city’s reputation as an entertainment destination.

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