MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - January is shaping up to be a busy one for events and groups coming to the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, located at 2101 N. Oak St., in Myrtle Beach.

For January 2015, the convention center will play host to public events for boat operators, volleyball players, members of the local business community, karting fans, firearms enthusiasts and gymnasts.

Below is a list of dates and public events for January 2015. All will take place at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center:

• Jan. 9 through Jan. 11 - 31st Annual Grand Strand Boat and Sportsman Expo - www.GrandStrandBoatAndSportsmanExpo.com
• Jan. 17 through Jan. 19 - Winter Bump Volleyball Tournament - www.MyrtleBeachWinterBump.com
• Jan. 22 - Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Member-to-Member Business Expo - www.MyrtleBeachAreaChamber.com
• Jan. 23 through Jan. 24 - Chase'n Race'n Illustrated Kartmania - www.CRIKartmania.com
• Jan. 24 through Jan. 25 - C&E Gun Show - www.CEGunShows.com
• Jan. 31- Rock, Tumble and Roll Gymnastics and Dance

Go to www.VisitMyrtleBeach.com for a complete listing of all events in the Myrtle Beach area.