Posts from March 2014

On The Wheel of Love

Thursday, March 27, 2014 4:00 PM by Visit Myrtle Beach

There are unique ways to propose to your loved one ... and then there's the Myrtle Beach way. Aaron, a recent visitor to the Grand Strand, got his family and friends' help to create the perfect proposal for his girlfriend, Ashley. And it was all done on the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel. While Ashley and her friends were taking spins on the SkyWheel and enjoying the best views of the Myrtle Beach area and the Atlantic Ocean, Aaron and company were down on the beach lighting luminaries that were spelled out to read, Will You Marry Me, Ashley?…

Mr. Sandman, Build Me A Dream

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 9:51 AM by Visit Myrtle Beach

There's no shortage of sand in the Myrtle Beach area. With 60 miles of beautiful, uninterrupted beaches, that shouldn't come as a surprise. But we were once again pleasantly surprised with the fantastic work done by a crew from Florida, who turned 175 tons of sand into art. Team Sandtastic, out of Tampa, was again commissioned to build a sand sculpture to coincide with the 2014 Big South Conference Championships. In 2013, the sculpture was built using 150 tons of sand that were hauled in with six standard dump…