Kayelynn Ayres

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Kayelynn Ayres

Kayelynn has loved writing since the dawn of her life. And when she's not writing for OCN, she's daydreaming of adventures with her friends and adding books to a never-ending TBR pile.

RECENT ARTICLES
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9 Activities for Your DC Holiday Bucket List11/14/19
5 Maryland Towns With Quirky Names10/23/19
Spooky Maryland: You'll Avoid the Pocomoke State Forest After Reading This10/14/19
Adventures in DCLand: 5 Instagram-Worthy Murals and Sculptures in National Harbor 10/4/19
3 Haunted Spots in Virginia to Stay Away From—Because Ghosts.9/13/19
This Sweet Dog Has Half a Spine, But He's Still the "Happiest Dog Alive"3/22/19
Maryland May Ban Foam Cups and Food Containers3/20/19
3 Spring Break Trips Within Driving Distance of DC3/15/19
Ocean City Will Open an Attraction Specifically for Taking Selfies3/13/19
Best Places to See the DC Cherry Blossoms This Spring3/12/19
Adventures in DCLand: 5 Family-Friendly Attractions at National Harbor3/8/19
Cherry Blossom History: Here's the Story of How a Simple Gift Transformed the Landscape of DC2/25/19
The New Maryland Driver's License Requirements Are Frustrating -- Here's Why2/22/19
Ready, Set, Order: Starbucks Delivery in DC Has Begun2/19/19
Ocean City Jeep Club Holds Its Annual Supply Run for the Humane Society 2/19/19
6 Free Things to Do in DC This March2/19/19
Watch Out, Maryland: We've Been Issued a Winter Storm Watch2/18/19
The Maryland Zoo Is Helping to Save Abandoned South African Flamingo Chicks2/13/19
3 Places in NoVA That'll Remind You of the World's Inherent Beauty2/11/19
3 Maryland Gems Your Family Should Explore During Spring Break2/11/19
Adventures in DCLand: Get Your Art Fix at the Blind Whino2/8/19
8 Crazy Laws in New Jersey2/7/19
The Newcomer's Guide to Ocean City (What to Do for Fun)2/7/19
The Newcomer's Guide to Ocean City (Where to Eat and Shop)2/4/19
Adventures in DCLand: The Butterfly Pavilion Is Aflutter Once More2/1/19
Wanna Work in Ocean City This Summer? The OC Job Fair Is March 301/25/19
5 Free Things to Do in DC in February1/24/19
George Mason University Rolls Out Food-Delivering Robots1/24/19
In Need of Help? José Andrés' DC Emergency Kitchen Is Here to Help1/15/19
3 DC Shows You Don't Want to Miss This Winter1/15/19
DC Will Hold Its 38th Annual MLK Parade on Jan. 211/14/19
Adventures in DCLand: Brookland's Underground Catacombs1/11/19
Body Found in a West Ocean City Creek1/5/19
5 New Year's Drinks to Spice Up a Party12/31/18
A Seafood Scare: Virginia Shrimp Recall12/31/18
4 Can't-Miss Winter Events in Ocean City (New Year's Eve and More!)12/28/18
Adventures in DCLand: Artechouse, a Museum From Your Wildest Dreams12/28/18
DC's 7 Craziest Laws (and Yes, They're Real!)12/21/18
The 10 Weirdest Street Names in Virginia12/13/18
Get Into the Rhythm of the Holidays at Step Afrika!'s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show12/12/18
'Christmas on Wheels' Takes You on a Memorable Bike Tour of 'Holiday DC'12/11/18
Leesburg's Lansdowne Resort and Spa Offers 4 Family-Friendly Events This Holiday Season12/6/18
The OC Holiday Artisan Fair Is Coming to Town, Dec. 7–812/6/18
Adventures in DCLand: Rent One of The Watergate Hotel's Igloos This Winter!11/30/18
The OCPD Honored a Furry Officer With a Retirement Ceremony11/30/18
4 Christmas-Themed Books You Should Read This Holiday Season11/30/18
Say Goodbye to OC's Cigarette Butt Litter11/29/18
3 Historical Thanksgiving Recipes From Maryland11/20/18
Your Guide to Holiday Fun in Roanoke11/16/18
DC's Best Tree Lighting Ceremonies and Light Displays11/16/18
2 OC Athletic Events to Keep You Warm This Winter11/14/18
3 Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving in the State Where It All Started11/14/18
Why the First Thanksgiving Belongs to Virginia—NOT Massachusetts11/13/18
Lost No Longer: 'Anastasia' Plays DC for Two More Weeks11/13/18
Catch 'The Nutcracker' in Ocean City on Dec. 1611/12/18
Adventures in DCLand: The Brewmaster's Castle11/9/18
Get Into the Holiday Spirit With 'A Christmas Carol'11/9/18
Don't Miss the New Chinese Acrobats in DC on Nov. 910/31/18
Unique Smithsonian Events to Heat Up Your November10/31/18
3 Virginia Ghost Towns That'll Give You the Heebie-Jeebies (or Just Make You Curious)10/30/18
'Peppa Pig Live!' Is Making Its Way to Ocean City on Nov. 110/29/18
Adventures in DC: Enjoy Peace and Quiet at This Hidden Gem -- DC's Summerhouse10/26/18
The First-Ever 'Ocean City Comic Con' Will Be Here Dec. 8!10/24/18
Expose Your Kids to the Bard With 'The Tiniest Tempest' -- Oct. 24-2810/23/18
Holland Island: Maryland's Very Own 'Atlantis'10/22/18
A Polio-Like Illness That May Have Been Spotted in Maryland10/17/18
3 Top Podcasts You Shouldn't Listen to in the Dark10/17/18
2 OC Swimmers Saved by Other Beachgoers10/12/18
Adventures in DC: Visit Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens -- for FREE10/12/18
4 Books to Get You Appropriately Creeped Out in Time for Halloween10/11/18
1o Maryland Laws You Won't Believe Exist ...10/11/18
Ocean City to Be the Setting of New Thriller Film, 'To Avenge' -- and Extras Are Needed! 10/9/18
Lose Yourself in These Virginia Caverns!10/8/18
3 Fun Ways Ocean City Will Celebrate the Holidays10/3/18
2 Man O' Wars Were Found in MD and VA After Hurricane Florence Departed9/28/18
OC Looks Into Ways to Cut Down on Cigarette Butt Litter9/28/18
Ocean City's Life-Saving Station Museum Has Some Spectacular Events in October!9/26/18
Mount Vernon's Wine Fest and Sunset Tour Is a Virginia Dream Come True9/26/18
Don't Get Too Spooked Out on These NoVA Ghost Tours!9/24/18
8 DC Neighborhoods Will Come Alive With 'Art All Night,' Sept. 299/24/18
Is It Haunted? Look Out for the Spirits of Maryland's Atlantic Hotel!9/21/18
Set Sail With a Wine Tasting Cruise in St. Michaels This Fall9/20/18
3 DC Halloween Events for the Very, Very Brave9/18/18
Party the Night Away for Education -- in Ocean City, Nov. 29/17/18
Ocean City Funcade Lover Uses His Tickets to Help Out Less Fortunate Kids9/14/18
Coming in October: The Chesapeake Celtic Festival!9/13/18
Halloween Comes to Ocean City With 'O.C.Toberfest' 9/11/18
2 Eastern Shore Pumpkin Patches to Check Out This Fall9/10/18
Visit OC's Seacrets Distilling Company for the 'Seacret' to Life9/5/18
4 Ways to Enjoy This Virginia Fall9/4/18
Yes, There's an 'Edgar Allan Poe Festival' in Maryland. Yes, We Have to Go.9/4/18
October Events Coming to Salisbury9/4/18
Could You Pass These OC Food Challenges?!8/31/18
3 Virginia Festivals to Attend This Fall8/31/18
Best Hotels for Your Ocean City Visit8/30/18
Wine Lover's Event of the Fall: The Maryland Wine Festival, Sept. 15–168/27/18
Ocean City Hosted Surfers Camp for Kids with Autism8/24/18
Say Your Goodbyes to the Salisbury Riverwalk Cafe!8/20/18
The Salisbury Zoo Has Welcomed a New Arrival to Its Family of Furry Friends!8/17/18
Start the Day Off Right at These OC Coffee Shops!8/15/18
OC's Famous Jewish Deli Will Open in the Salisbury Airport!8/15/18
3 DC Coffee Shops Perfect for Your Caffeine Fix8/15/18
3 Can't-Miss Events Coming to the National Zoo 8/14/18
The Fox Gold Coast Theater Completes Luxurious Renovation8/14/18
Bad Monkey Bar & Grill: A Fun Eatery in the Heart of Ocean City8/13/18
The Strange Case of West Ocean City's Mysterious Bone Has Been Solved8/13/18
Get Your Fill of Chrome and Steel at OC's Endless Summer Cruisin'!8/9/18
'Macbeth' Is Coming to the Folger Theatre in September 8/8/18
Our 3 Fave Italian Spots in Ocean City8/8/18
Catch These National Building Museum Exhibits Before They're Gone!8/3/18
4 Epic Theater Productions Happening in DC Right Now!8/3/18
Annapolis Hosts 29th Annual Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival on Sep. 298/3/18
3 Annapolis Museums to Satisfy Your Inner History Buff8/2/18
Mark Your Calendar for These End-of-Summer OC Events8/2/18
Binge on One of Maryland's Favorites at the Annapolis Crab Feast, August 37/31/18
3 Historical Sites to Check Out in Alexandria7/31/18
Hang Out With Your Kiddies at the Children's Day on the Bay Festival, August 5!7/30/18
The Shakespeare Theatre Company Presents 'Romeo & Juliet,' for FREE to Lucky Lottery Winners7/30/18
Soak Up the End of Summer at Ocean City's Sunfest!7/30/18
Salisbury Will Host the National Folk Festival, September 7-9!7/30/18
The Art League of Ocean City Events Through August7/27/18
The Snow Hill Inn -- the Eastern Shore's Own Haunting!7/26/18
Explore the OC Ocean Life With Fish Finder Adventures!7/24/18
Find Your Rare Treasure at the Unicorn Bookshop in Trappe, MD!7/19/18
Ocean City's Dough Roller!7/19/18
Hit Up These Cool Attractions in Annapolis7/17/18
The Island Creamery Has Come to Salisbury at Last7/16/18
Forget the Ringling Brothers: Jolly Roger Has a Free Circus Waiting for You!7/13/18
It'll Be Love at First Bite at the Azumi Restaurant in Baltimore!7/10/18
The Jane Austen Outdoor Film Series Is a Summertime Dream Come True7/9/18
Trimper's Rides: Over 100 Years of Ocean City Fun in the Sun!7/9/18
Sing On in Heaven, Boardwalk Elvis!7/5/18
Intriguing Books About Virginia You Should Add to Your TBR Pile7/5/18
Captivating Smithsonian Exhibits You Should See This Year7/4/18
3 Little-Known Historical Alexandria Attractions You Just Have to See7/3/18
The Globe in Berlin: Food and Entertainment at Its Finest!7/3/18
4 Exhibits to Check Out at the Delmarva Discovery Center7/3/18
4 Things Your Kids Should Do in DC This Summer6/29/18
The OC Boardwalk's Hammerheads Raw Bar & Grill Will Satisfy Your Cravings!6/29/18
Enroll Your Kiddo in a Ward Museum Day Camp This Summer6/29/18
Plants Galore: Head to the United States Botanic Garden This Summer!6/28/18
Bring the Past Into the Present With These Upcoming Furnace Town Events!6/28/18
Upcoming DC Tours: 4th of July Paddle Boarding and More!6/28/18
Unleash Your Inner Archaeologist at Furnace Town, July 8!6/26/18
Mark Your Calendars for These Cool DC Historical Events!6/26/18
Come Out to the 20th Annual Blessing of the Combines, August 4!6/25/18
Feast Your Eyes on This: Intriguing Art Exhibits Waiting for You in DC!6/22/18
Camp Nassawango: Send Your Kids on an Unforgettable Adventure This Summer!6/22/18
Check Out These Special Exhibits at the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum!6/21/18
'Nanticoke': Peek Into the History Behind Ocean City's Native American Sculpture!6/20/18
Cool Down on Your Vacation with the Help of Odyssea Watersports!6/19/18
Something Fishy Is Waiting for You at Jolly Roger Splash Mountain!6/15/18
Catch Up on Your Reading with These Books About the Eastern Shore!6/14/18
Make Plans to Go to the Wicomico County Fair in August!6/13/18
Make a Positive Change at the Salisbury YMCA This Summer!6/12/18
Crawl Down an Artsy Rabbit Hole at Ocean City's Ocean Gallery!6/11/18
The Tassels Have Been Turned -- Now It's Time to Head to Senior Week!6/8/18
All Bookworms Invited: 2018 Literary Events Coming to Baltimore!6/7/18
Baltimore Historical Events You Won't Want to Skip This June!6/6/18
3 Great Places for Family Fun in Ocean City6/6/18
Peruse Worcester County's Past at These 3 Historical Sites!6/5/18
Catch the Reading Bug at These 5 DC Bookstores!6/4/18
Embrace Nature at These Eastern Shore Parks!6/4/18
Summertime Stops You'll Love on the Ocean City Boardwalk!6/1/18
Our Favorite Attractions in Prince George's County!6/1/18
On the Rocks, Please: 3 Amazing Ocean City Bars5/29/18
Beat the Heat This Summer at These Ocean City Indoor Attractions!5/28/18
4 Ocean City Events That'll Add Some Sparkle to Your July!5/24/18
Grab a Slice (or 2) at These Salisbury Pizza Joints!5/22/18
Dance the Night Away at These 3 Ocean City Nightclubs!5/22/18
5 Baltimore Bookstores Where You Can Read the Whole Day Away!5/21/18
Missing No More: The Jolly Roger Ferris Wheel Is Back!5/21/18
How to 'Day Trip' in Salisbury!5/18/18
3 Can't-Miss Ocean City Events in May!5/17/18
3 Fascinating Historical Spots in Cambridge, MD!5/15/18
4 Baltimore Attractions That'll Thrill the Whole Family!5/15/18
3 Ocean City Amusement Parks for Summer Thrills5/11/18
3 Unique Ocean City Attractions to Make This Summer Unforgettable!5/10/18
4 Ocean City Summer Events That You're Sure to Love5/8/18
4 Mouthwatering Eateries to Check Out in St. Michaels!5/4/18
Time to Bust Out the Chopsticks: Asian Eateries in DC!5/4/18
More Family-Friendly Events to Check Out in Ocean City This Summer!5/4/18
3 Sizzling Salisbury Events Coming to You in June!5/3/18
St. Michaels Is an Eastern Shore Gem! Here's What to Check Out5/2/18
Indoor Memory-Makers for Your Future Ocean City Trip!5/1/18
3 Record Shops in DC That'll Send You on a Trip Down Memory Lane!4/30/18
3 Salisbury Events to Help You Have a Healthier Spring!4/30/18
Water Adventures to Spice Up Your Day in Ocean City!4/27/18
How to Keep Ocean City Clean This Summer!4/26/18
Breathe in the Fresh Air: 3 Unique Parks in D.C. to Visit This Spring!4/24/18
To Visit or Not to Visit: Shakespeare-Centered Places in DC!4/20/18
Crab Places in Ocean City That'll Make You Break Out the Old Bay!4/20/18
Don't Forget the Soy Sauce: Delicious Asian Restaurants in Salisbury!4/19/18
4 Blazing Hot Events Coming to Ocean City This Spring!4/18/18
4 Exciting Attractions in Berlin That You Should Visit!4/18/18
Crush the Warmer Days with Seagram's Escapes' Ocean City Crush!4/17/18
4 Ocean City Spots That Serve Drinks, Along with a View!4/17/18
Cue the Flashbacks: Learn About Eastern Shore History at 3 Places in Snow Hill!4/16/18
4 Eateries in Berlin That'll Make Your Stomach Roar!4/13/18
3 Salisbury Spring Events That'll Bring Your Family Closer Together!4/13/18
4 Mini Golf Places in Ocean City That'll Help You Practice Your Swing!4/12/18
Time to Chill: 5 Cold Dessert Places in Ocean City!4/10/18
Free Attractions in Salisbury, Including the Salisbury Zoo -- and More!4/6/18
Lace Up Your Sneakers: Ocean City April Events That'll Get You Movin'!4/5/18
5 Fun Family-Friendly Events to Check Out in Ocean City This Spring!4/4/18
Ocean City Restaurant Week: Coming Out of the Oven Soon!4/3/18
Running into Spring: 3 Upcoming Athletic Events in Salisbury!4/2/18
Great Attractions in Ocean City to Help You Hop into Spring!3/30/18