The Myrtle Beach, South Carolina area is noted for being filled with a wide variety of places to go and things to do with children! Many Myrtle Beach area resorts and hotels come complete with their own lazy rivers, multiple pools, kiddie play areas, children's activities and more!  And that's just where the fun begins!

Our list of places for children's entertainment in Myrtle Beach truly goes on and on, but we wanted to help get you started on your way to the best vacation ever and came up with a Top 10 List of favorites:

The Beach!

Kids love the beach as an exciting vacation experience! Let them frolic in the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, enjoy a picnic, build sandcastles, play games, and search for beautiful shells and shark teeth! A child's imagination and wonder will grow on the 60 miles of beautiful sandy beach in the Myrtle Beach area!


The Hollywood Wax Museum is where an enormous King Kong can be seen on the outside of the building and is the only wax museum in the country devoted entirely to celebrity figures! At the Children's Museum of South Carolina your kids will take part in various exciting educational programs about building, playing as pirates, art, puppet shows, and creative reading and writing!    


In addition to Brookgreen Gardens' amazing sculpture gardens, there is a zoo where your children can watch playful otters and other rare animals in a natural environment.  Don't forget to check out the Waccatee Zoo where silly monkeys entertain the entire family, kids can pet some of the animals such as goats and donkeys, and beautiful peacocks are free to roam!

Myrtle Beach Speedway 

This track has been recently renovated and now offers concerts in an amphitheater! See regular show events of NASCAR racing and the exciting "Wheels of Destruction" show which kids just love! Also fulfill your need for speed at NASCAR Racing Experience!


Enjoyable adventures of the brain await kids at WonderWorks! This fun laboratory takes you to an upside-down, mind-enhancing world with over 100 fabulous, kid-friendly exhibits!

Water Parks 

Myrtle WavesSplashes, and Wild Water and Wheels have acres of speed slides that offer endless fun twisting, sliding and shooting through the tubes! Waterparks are a great way to exercise and experience thrills at the same time!

Amusement Parks

Make family memories at Family Kingdom Amusement Park as you ride the Hurricane, the Log Flume, and the classic wooden Swamp Fox rollercoaster! At the three Pavilion Parks at Broadway at the Beach you can ride the traditional rides from the former oceanfront Pavilion in Myrtle Beach and also ride new rides!

Miniature Golf

Have great fun with your kids on one of the 50 Myrtle Beach area miniature golf courses! Each of our designer courses offer an entertaining and diverse theme --- everything from pirate ships to dinosaurs, volcanoes and waterfalls!

Ripley's Aquarium 

The entire family will be in awe as you experience the fabulous saltwater aquarium exhibit with its transparent tunnel and moving walkway which takes you right through a natural reef so you can view sharks, octopi, stingrays, and thousands of rare and colorful fish up close!

Broadway Grand Prix Family Race Park

7 unique go cart tracks that are fun to run! Enjoy the family track, the high-bank oval, the slick, the speed racer, and the fast track! There are also junior racer tracks for the smaller kids!

Click here for a complete list of amusements and attractions and when you are ready to book your  best beach vacation ever click here for hotels, resorts and more!  

We look forward to seeing you in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina where there's fun for kids of all ages!