Posts from September 2011

Harvest Home Weekend makes the most of Fall

Thursday, September 29, 2011 3:00 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

We recently got in touch with one of our favorite Myrtle Beach area attractions, Brookgreen Gardens , to see how they were making the most of the fall season this year. Their vice president of marketing, Helen Benso, got back to us with some great information for those families looking to get out and about this October. Benso says the outdoor sculpture gardens' Harvest Home Weekend Festival is one to check out, where children can pet horses, learn to spin wool and go on a hayride. " This year, the kids will love the sidewalk chalk painting…

Planning the Perfect Fall Getaway

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 3:00 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

If the back-to-school blues have got you down or you just need a relaxing break from the ordinary, pack your bags and head to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, where the beautiful fall weather is bound to cheer you up and energize your spirits. The sizzle of summer may have passed, but now is the great time to check out what the Grand Strand has to offer when it comes to the outdoors. If I (longtime local and expert on all things Myrtle Beach) were planning a fall getaway, the first thing I would do is to visit the fall deals page on…