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Can-Am Days Festival

54th Annual Can-Am Days Festival

March 14-22, 2015

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to celebrate 54 years of welcoming our Canadian and snowbird visitors to our 60 miles of pristine, sandy beaches! Once again, the red carpet will be rolled out and our neighbors from the north will feel at home with a lineup of fun events and concerts taking place along the Grand Strand. From March 14 through March 22, 2015, Can-Am Days attendees can choose from a variety of free events and activities including band concerts, a St. Patrick's Day parade and dance, golf tournaments and dining, all complemented by discounts on attractions and golf. The Can-Am Days truly showcases Southern hospitality at its finest! Check back soon for further updates.

EVENTS

March 18-20, 2015

Breakfast Meet n' Greet
8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Wednesday-Friday)
Location: Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, 1200 N. Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC

Meet and Greet the staff of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, TD Bank, Consulate General of Canada and Second Cup.

Free continental breakfast (muffins, pastries, coffee, etc.) will be provided in the lobby of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. Did you know that TD Bank is the only Canadian bank in the area capable of delivering cross border banking for Canadians? Through TD Cross Border Banking, Canadian residents have access to TD Bank products and services; including personal credit products and consolidated online view of all TD accounts.

Come meet and greet staff, enjoy breakfast and learn all about what services, products and opportunities that are available for Canadians. Following the meet and greet, there will be a free shuttle for those that would like to tour the beautiful downtown historic Conway, SC.

Sponsored by TD Bank and Second Cup

Tour Downtown Conway, SC (Wednesday-Friday)- FREE SHUTTLE
Hop aboard the Conway shuttle to enjoy a historic day in downtown Conway! Shuttle departs the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce on March 18, 19 and 20 at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m.

After arriving at the Conway Visitor Center, explore the unique Riverwalk, swing aboard a trolley for a trip to the Horry County Museum or historic Bryan House, sign up for a walking tour or meander the downtown district discovering quaint shops and delicious eateries. The Conway shuttle is free and returns to the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce every two hours.

For more information, call the Conway Visitor Center at (843) 248-6260 or visit

www.ConwayAlive.com.

FREE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT/CONCERT

Sunday, March 15, 2015
3 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 901 N. Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach 29577
The Festive Brass of Myrtle Beach will be performing as part of the Can-Am Week festivities.

Monday, March 16, 2015
12 p.m.
Inlet Square Mall (Center Court), 10125 Hwy. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet 29576

Legends in Concert live performers, including Buddy Holly, The Blues Brothers and comedy. There will also be a performance from the Beach Brass Quintet.

Sponsored by Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Hosted by Inlet Square Mall

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
12 p.m.
Myrtle Beach Mall (Court near theater), 10177 N. Kings Hwy., Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Legends in Concert live performers, including Buddy Holly, The Blues Brothers and comedy. There will also be a performance from the Beach Brass Quintet.

Sponsored by Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Hosted by Myrtle Beach Mall

The 54th Annual Canadian American Days Festival Concert Series is sponsored and hosted by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce.

OTHER COMMUNITY EVENTS

Saturday, March 14, 2015
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
27th Annual North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival 
The 27th Annual North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival will be held on Main Street, Saturday, March 14, 2015. This one-day, rain or shine event brings approximately 30,000 to celebrate being Irish and welcome the coming of spring. A parade begins the day at 9:00 a.m., followed by two stages of live music and a children's area with rides and amusements from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm.

Saturday, March 14, 2015
11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
6th Annual Irish Festival, The Market Common in Myrtle Beach 

The Irish Fest at The Market Common is now an annual tradition in Myrtle Beach. It's a great family friendly event, with something for everyone.

Saturday and Sunday, March 14 and March 15, 2015
12 to 11 p.m.
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk St. Patrick's Day Festival 

Billed as the "Beach's Biggest and Best Irish Street Festival," Myrtle Beach's St. Patrick's Day Celebration on the Boardwalk is guaranteed to have something for everyone with three city blocks of entertainment, several live bands on stage throughout the two days, food and retail vendors, an absolutely huge Irish beer garden, petting zoo with camel and pony rides, inflatable bounce houses, carnival rides and games and on-stage entertainment for the kiddies, sidewalk sales at area businesses and so much more.

Thursday through Saturday, March 19 through March 21, 2015
27th Annual Run to the Sun Pee Dee Street Rodders Car and Truck Show, former site of the Myrtle Square Mall near 21st Avenue North and Kings Highway 

The Pee Dee Street Rodders and City of Myrtle Beach present the 27th Anniversary "Run to the Sun" Car and Truck Show, Thursday through Saturday, March 19 - 21, at the former Myrtle Square Mall site.  The annual "Run to the Sun" has been described as the "largest independent car and truck show on the East Coast," with 3,000-plus cars and trucks from all over the United States.

March 21, 2015
Diggin' It Spring Garden Festival, Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive in Murrells Inlet

Members and guests will have an entire day of programs and talks when you can interact with some of the top gardening experts in the Southeast and Brookgreen's horticulture staff. The event is free with garden admission.  

For more information, call Kema Faulk at (843) 916-7276 or email at Kema.Faulk@VisitMyrtleBeach.com. The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to make changes to festival events without notice.

 

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