Posts from September 2013

A Trip Back In Time

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 4:00 PM by Visit Myrtle Beach

We are a bunch of history buffs and love that the Grand Strand is rich with it. Driving up the road to Litchfield Plantation in Pawleys Island and seeing the avenue of gorgeous oak trees with their hanging moss, it's easy to feel as though you've just been transported back to the 18 th century. The house was built in the 1740s and overlooks 375 acres of historic rice fields. Today, the house serves as a bed and breakfast while also hosting numerous weddings. Inside, much of its 18th-century majesty remains intact, although with a few…

Leave the Fishing to the Youngsters

Thursday, September 12, 2013 8:00 AM by Visit Myrtle Beach

The Grand Strand Fishing Rodeo is a panel of local, Grand Strand piers that participate in monthly catch contests, tournaments and events that draw anglers to the area year after year - fishing is one of the activities we do best, after all! One of the most popular events hosted by the Grand Strand Fishing Rodeo is the ‘Take a Kid Fishing' tournament. The ‘Take a Kid Fishing' Tournament is held to introduce young anglers to the sport of fishing while creating the opportunity for a parent, relative or volunteer to spend the day with a child.…