Posts from October 2014

A Gothic Love Story

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 9:54 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

We are just two days away from Halloween, so now is the time to get all those last-minute costume accessories together. Oh, and don't forget to be stocked up on candy before all those trick-or-treaters take to the neighborhoods of the Myrtle Beach area . Speaking of treats, we've got one for you in the form of a local ghost story. Because, let's be honest, who doesn't love a good supernatural yarn this time of year? The setting for this gothic tale is Murrells Inlet. In the mid-1800s, a young woman named Alice Flagg met a lumberman. Over the next…

It’s About To Get Spooky

Thursday, October 23, 2014 4:11 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

Who doesn't love a good story? From childhood on through adulthood, we've always taken the time to hear others spin a good yarn, or picked up a book and discovered new characters and settings for ourselves. And now that the Halloween season is fully upon us, our favorite types of stories are of the spooky variety. That is why we are so excited for the Conway Ghost Walk: Spirits of the Lowcountry , which runs this weekend, Oct. 23 through Oct. 25, 2014. Our seven storytellers will regale the audience with spooky and even humorous tales about the…