Tag - live music

The Sounds of the Inlet

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:48 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

We are huge fans of the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk . From the beautiful inlet views it offers to the wealth of delicious dining options, there is never a bad time of year to visit. Also, the atmosphere is just fun. It’s a place you want to come after a busy day and just kick back and unwind. A big reason for that is because of the music. Visitors to the Marshwalk will find band out there every night performing every genre of music imaginable. Enjoy simple acoustic tunes? You’ll hear them. In the mood for a cold beer and a little Johnny…

Legendary

Friday, July 17, 2015 2:05 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

The pink one and the Purple One have taken over the Myrtle Beach area this summer. More specifically, we’re talking about Katy Perry and Prince. And to get even more specific, we mean the celebrity tribute artists currently performing at Legends in Concert . According to “Katy Perry’s” bio, her real name is Nellie Norris, and she calls Las Vegas home. Before singing about California girls, Norris has performed for the Department of Defense’s “MWR” tour in Korea and in Disneyland’s production of “Oklahoma,” just to name a few. Norris is…

Time To Do The Time Warp

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 9:58 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

What do Led Zeppelin, The Temptations and Whitney Houston have in common? They are just a few of the bands and musical genres represented in The Carolina Opry’s “ Time Warp ” show. That’s right. The Myrtle Beach area is rockin’ out with the best music of the 60s, 70s and 80s under the roof of the Calvin Gilmore Theatre. In addition to the sweet sounds, this top notch show features great special effects, a rich multimedia screens and fantastic costumes. You definitely don’t want to miss this!…

Down On Main Street

Monday, July 6, 2015 4:02 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

North Myrtle Beach is giving visitors and residents alike plenty of opportunities to enjoy live music this summer. There is not only their Sounds of Summer Concert Series , but also the Music on Main Concert Series , which runs through Oct. 1. Every Thursday, Main Street in North Myrtle Beach will be rocking with a wealth of local acts playing every genre from classic rock and blues, to Motown and beach music. Best of all, the concerts are free. It is a great family-friendly event, and a fantastic way to kick back after a day at the beach!…

One of the things we love about summer is the opportunity to sit outdoors on a perfect evening with friends and family, and listen to some great music. There is never a shortage of that during the summer months, and one of our favorite places to take in some soothing sounds is in North Myrtle Beach. In 2015, the Sounds of Summer Concert Series returns to the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex’s Sandhills Bank Amphitheater. Held the third Friday of each month, every concert features a different band playing family-friendly music.…

So, you might have heard about a little event taking place along the shores of the Myrtle Beach area this weekend called the Carolina Country Music Fest . Well, there is also a celebration of that great American classic, the Corvette, happening as well. That means we’re ready to enjoy a great summer weekend here along the Grand Strand. The crowds and the music got started early on Thursday with the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Kick-Off Concert featuring Sam Hunt. And now, CCMF is in full effect down along Eighth Avenue North near the Myrtle Beach…

A Summer on the Boardwalk

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 9:21 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

The summer season is here, and that means it’s time to welcome back those Hot Summer Nights to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk ! Through Aug. 30, the boardwalk comes to life every night with live music, a kids carnival, fireworks and so much more! On Mondays, the kids’ carnival in Plyler Park will feature children’s bands, inflatables, face painting, a caricature artist, games and many more activities sure to please the young and the young at heart. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays are the days to rock out along the oceanfront! The live concert…

Sunshine, sunglasses and sunscreen are always must-have summer accessories. This year, consider grabbing those sunglasses and soaking up the sun in beautiful Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The destination offers visitors of all ages a chance to explore the Lowcountry and take in the sights and sounds of the 60 miles of coastline known as the Grand Strand. If you’re still trying to nail down your summer travel plans, consider planning a visit to Myrtle Beach to enjoy a variety of summer events. From music festivals to free fireworks shows, there…

We are less than two weeks away from the inaugural Carolina Country Music Fest , which comes to Myrtle Beach’s shores and boardwalk with the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Kick-Off Concert on June 4, and the festival itself running Friday, June 5 through Sunday, June 7. Now, two-day tickets are available for purchase. YOU pick the days – Friday and Saturday, or Saturday and Sunday. The cost for two-day passes is $159. Featured performers over the course of the festival includes such A-list talent as Lady Antebellum, Eric Church, Rascal Flatts, Hunter…

The Carolina Country Music Fest is set to take the Myrtle Beach area by storm when it begins its three-day celebration on June 5, 2015. But who says the party can't start earlier? Certainly not us! In celebration of this inaugural, beach-front country concert, CCMF is hosting the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Kick-Off Concert on June 4. It features headliner Sam Hunt, a former University of Alabama at Birmingham football star who know is known the nation over as one of country music's true up-and-comers. Hunt's debut album, "Montevallo," topped three of…