BOARDWALKAdelene Restaurant in Port O Call: Open 7:30am-11am, &12pm-2pm, Closed Mon. & Tues. until 4/1Bangles N Bows: Opening Fri. March 20th, open Fri. Sat. and Sundays 10am-4pmThe Fudge Kitchen: Open daily 9am-7pmGillian’s Wonderland Pier: Opening Palm Sunday WeekendHenry’s Fine Jewelry: Open daily 10am-4pmJilly’s Arcade: Open Mon.-Thurs. 12pm-6pm, Fri. 12pm-close, Sun. 11am-6pmJohnson’s Popcorn: Open Mon.-Sat. 9:30am-5pm, Sun. 10:30am-5:30pmManco & Manco Pizza: Open Fri., Sat., & Sun. 11am-closeMia’s Christmas Gallery: Open year roundOcean City Coffee Company: Open Weekends starting Mar. 20th 7am-6pmPlayland: Opening Palm Sunday WeekendShriver’s Salt Water Taffy: Open daily 9am-6pmSteel’s Fudge: Open daily 10am-6pmTerry Ivory: Open daily 9am-6pm Voltaco’s at 10th and West plans an April 2 opening this season. Spring officially arrives on Friday (March 20), but the true signs of spring in Ocean City are starting to sprout in shop windows.Seasonal business owners are preparing for a new year and posting opening dates on doors and windows.Kessel’s Korner — one of Ocean City’s traditional early bloomers —opened over the weekend at 28th Street and Asbury Avenue.That’s always a sign that the tastes and smells of spring and summer are not far away — Brown’s doughnuts, Voltaco’s cheesesteaks, Dot’s cream doughnuts and a host of other treats.Check the gallery above for a handful of other opening day announcements, and let us know in the comments section about any other opening dates. (Editor’s note: We lost a handful of earlier comments due to a database error. We encourage you to resubmit and apologize for the inconvenience.)_____Sign up for free daily news updates from Ocean City._____The Ocean City Regional Chamber of Commerce this season has been updating a list of member businesses open now or opening soon: A La Mode Ice Cream Parlor on 55th Street will hold its 18th annual ice cream giveaway noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 4. Brown’s will serve its first fresh doughnuts on the Boardwalk at St. Charles Place on Easter Weekend (April 4 and 5). The iconic Chatterbox Restaurant at Ninth and Central opens March 27. A new restaurant on the beach block of Ninth Street — Troy Mediterranean Cuisine — fills a spot formerly occupied by Periwinkles. It opens sometime in April. DOWNTOWN7th Street Surf Shop: Open 10am-6pm daily16th Street Seafood: Opening Friday, March 27th Fri., Sat., and SundaysAccent Gallery: Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5pm, and Sunday 11am-3pmAnnarelli’s Bicycles: Open Mon.- Thurs. 10am-5:30pm, Fri. & Sat. 9am-5:30pm, Closed SundaysArtisan’s Alcove: Open Thurs. thru Mon. 10am-5pmArtisan Body Products: Open 10am-5:30pm Mon. thru Sat. and 10am-3pm on Sundays in MarchB&B Department Store: Open Sun. -Thurs. 10am-6pm, Fri. & Sat. 9am-6pmBookateria Two: Open Saturday Mar. 14 10am-5pm, and Saturday Mar. 28 10am-5pmChatterbox Restaurant: Opening Saturday March 27thThe Flying Carp Clothing Gallery: Open Mon. Thru Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 12pm-4pmGlazed Over: Open Thurs. & Fri. 12pm-8pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 11am-5pmGleeson’s Home Entertainment: Open Mon.-Thurs. 9am-6pm, Fri. 9am-8pm, Sat. 9am-5pmHeritage Surf & Sport: Open daily 10am-6pmHoy’s 5 & 10: Open Mon. 9am-5pm, Wed. thru Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 11am-4pmInteriors By Joann: Open Mon. thru Sat. 9am-5pm, Closed SundayIsland Beach Gear: Open Monday thru Saturday 9am-6pm, closed SundayJon & Patty’s Coffee Bar & Bistro: Open Mon-Sat. 7:30am-3pm, Sunday 7:30am-2pmLocal Gym & Fitness: Open Mon.-Thurs. 5:30am-9pm, Fri. 5:30am-7pm, Sat. 6am-6pm, Sun.8am-5pmMassage Mend Me: Open Sun. thru Fri. 11am-6pm, Saturday 11am-7pmOcean City Coffee Company: Open everyday 7am-7pm, and Friday until 9pmOcean City Emporium: Open in new location, Crown Bank buildingOcean City Fine Arts League: Open Mon. thru Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pmOcean City Self StorageOcean City Wireless: Open Mon. thru Sat. 9am-7pm, Sunday 10am-5pmOC Paddleboard: Opening in MarchP. Francis: Open Mon through Sat 11am – 5pm, Sun 12pm – 4pmRauhauser’s Candies: Open Mon.-Th. 10am-6pm, Fri. 10am-8pm, Sat.10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pmSack O’ Subs: Open daily 11am-8pmSea Wave Massage: Open Mon. thru Sat. 10am-8pm, Sun. 10am-7pmSecond Chance Shop: Open Mon. thru Sat. 10am-5pm, Closed SundaySouth Jersey Home Care: Open Mon. thru Fri., Closed Sat. & Sun.Stainton’s: Open daily 10am-6pmThe Sneaker Shop: Open Mon. thru Fri. 11am-5pm, Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 11am-3pmSpinning Wheel Florist: Open Mon. thru Sat. 8:30am-6pm, Closed SundayStarbucks: Open Sun. thru Fri. 6:30am-8pm, Sat. 6:30am-9pmSting Ray: Open Mon. thru Sat. 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-4pmSun Rose Words & Music: Open 7 days a week 10am-5pmSunSeekers: Open daily 10am-5:30pmVittorio’s Italian Restaurant: Open daily 11:30am-9pmWallace Hardware: Open Mon. thru Sat. 8:30am-5:30pm, Closed SundayWard’s Pastry: Open Tues.-Fri. 7am-6pm, Sat. 7am-5pm, Sun. 7am-2pmWe R Wireless: Open Mon. thru Sat. 9am-9pm, Sunday 9am-7pmYianni’s Café: Open daily 6:30am-9pmYoasis Frozen Yogurt: Opening for Spring Season on Friday March 20th, 12:30pmYoga Ginger: Open, see class schedule online The Philly Pretzel Factory in front of Gillian’s Wonderland Pier (6th and Boardwalk) will be open on Palm Sunday and Easter Weekends. Dot’s Pastry Shop at 31st and Asbury will reopen March 28. Kessel’s Korner at 28th Street and Asbury Avenue is now open. Mallon’s Sticky Buns has not posted an opening date, but they’re always back by Easter.