We all love summer, but we don't always love the heat that comes with it! So, skip the sweat and head to these indoor spots in Ocean City!

With warmer weather comes picnics, lazy days at the park, road trips, amusement parks, and so much more. But warmer weather also means risking sunburn, sweat, and being uncomfortable! So, here are some great ways to beat the heat but still have a ton of fun on your Ocean City trip!

Ocean Downs Casino

[caption id="attachment_9532" align="alignnone" width="1680"] Courtesy of Ocean Downs Casino's Facebook[/caption] Where: 10218 Racetrack Road, Berlin, MD Contact Information: Click here for the website or call 410-641-0600 Just 13 minutes away from Ocean City lies the exciting Ocean Downs Casino! Get caught up in the excitement of the horse races or try your luck at their many games, from slots to table games! And after you've won your jackpot, stop at one of their four dining places for delicious eats!

Ripley's Believe It or Not!

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="9536,9504"] Where: 401 South Atlantic Avenue (On the Boardwalk) Contact Information: Click here for the website, call 410-289-5600, or email [email protected] Some of the world's most intriguing oddities are awaiting you at Ripley's Believe It or Not! in Ocean City! You can wander through the Marvelous Mirror Maze or peruse the curiosities in the Odditorium. And keep an eye out on their website for the exhibits, galleries, and more that are coming soon!

K-Coast Surf Shop

[caption id="attachment_9503" align="aligncenter" width="720"] Courtesy of K-Coast Surf Shop (Facebook)[/caption] Where: Multiple Locations Contact Information: Click here for the website Check out some summer gear and avoid the blistering sun at K-Coast Surf Shop! From hats and t-shirts to rash guards and surfboards -- there's plenty for you to browse through! It's actually the largest surf store in Maryland and one of the largest in the United States! Not only is it a great store for surfing gear, but it's also an amazing place to hang with other surfing peeps.   Have you visited any of these places before? If so, what was your favorite part of them? Would you recommend these places as a good way to beat the heat this summer? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

Looking for a few more ideas of indoor Ocean City attractions? Check out our other list here!