For Immediate Release

August 16, 2016

Rachel Ammon
Marketing Specialist
Work: (843) 916-7214/Mobile: (843) 582-4429

Visit Myrtle Beach Announces Partnership with Pawtucket Red Sox

August 17, 2016 – Myrtle Beach, SC — Visit Myrtle Beach this week expanded its successful sports marketing network by adding the Pawtucket Red Sox as its newest partner. The minor league baseball Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, the PawSox are located in Providence Rhode Island.

“The Myrtle Beach area sees a number of visitors from New England each year, and in recent years, has run marketing campaigns throughout the New England,” said Scott Schult, executive vice president of marketing for Visit Myrtle Beach.  “With a non-stop Spirit Airlines flight from Myrtle Beach to Boston and the affiliation with the world-class Boston Red Sox, the PawSox organization is a great fit for us. We look forward to a lasting partnership.”

The promotional partnership will include vacation giveaways including a vacation to sunny Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Visit Myrtle Beach representatives will attend the Pawtucket Red Sox vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs game on Thursday, August 25th where fans will have the opportunity to enter to win.

About Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Stretching from Little River to Pawleys Island and comprising 12 distinct communities, the Myrtle Beach area is home to 60 miles of sandy beaches, an assortment of entertainment and family attractions and world-class golf. Popularly known as the Grand Strand, the Myrtle Beach area presents the quintessential vacation experience peppered with plenty of Southern hospitality.

For additional information on the Myrtle Beach area, visit or call (888) Myrtle-1.