MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Coastal Carolina University, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, Horry Georgetown Technical College and Coastal Carolinas Association of REALTORS will host the 2015 Grand Strand Legislative Reception for South Carolina General Assembly members on Wednesday, Feb. 4, from 5 to 9 p.m.

It will be held at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center at 1101 Lincoln St., in Columbia. Please note this is a different location than previous years.

The reception is invitation only and will not be open to the public.

The goal of the legislative reception is to increase awareness and understanding of the greater Myrtle Beach area's numerous contributions to the state and its economy. The event also underscores the importance of supporting the area's critical needs during the 2015 legislative session. A member survey is conducted annually by the MBACC to help determine upcoming fiscal and policy issues of concern at the local, state and federal levels.

For more information on the 2015 Grand Strand Legislative Reception, contact Kema Faulk at (843) 916-7276 or visit To read more about the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce 2015 Legislative Priorities, go to