MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - From January through March, there are a number of events sure to get people's feet tapping and have them out on the dance floor.

Several places throughout the Myrtle Beach area will be hosting dance-related events over the next three months. Below is a list of dates, locations and events for the first quarter of 2014.

  • Jan. 17 through Jan. 19 - Society of Stranders (SOS) Mid-Winter Break - Ocean Drive Beach and Golf Resort in North Myrtle Beach - www.ShagDance.com
  • Jan. 24 through Jan. 25 - 31st Annual National Shag Dance Championship Preliminaries - Spanish Galleon Beach Club in North Myrtle Beach - www.ShagNationals.com
  • Jan. 31 through Feb. 1 - Showstopper State Competition - Myrtle Beach Convention Center - www.ShowstopperOnline.com
  • March 6 through March 8 - 31st Annual National Shag Dance Championship Finals - Spanish Galleon Beach Club in North Myrtle Beach - www.ShagNationals.com
• March 15 - Town of Surfside Beach St. Patrick's Day Dance - Surfside Beach Civic Center - www. SurfsideBeach.org

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