Author: VisitMyrtleBeach SC

We are the area's official online vacation guide which offers everything you need to plan a perfect vacation to the Myrtle Beach Area. Plan your stay online and choose from a wide assortment of accommodation options including Myrtle Beach hotels, resorts, motels, condos, beach homes and additional types of vacation rentals. From oceanfront resorts along the entire Grand Strand, to cozy beach home and vacation rentals in North and South Myrtle Beach, including Surfside Beach and Garden City, find the amenities and location perfect for you.

When people find out the Myrtle Beach area is home to a fantastic symphony orchestra that performs more than 15 concerts a year, they usually say, “I had no idea!” Well, we think you should know that the Long Bay Symphony (LBS) offers world-class talent and an exciting array of performances between September and late April each year. They also strive to provide high-quality educational programs for both young people and adults. Education initiatives include the Long Bay Symphony Youth Orchestra, Musicians in the Schools program, annual young…

It's the most wonderful time of the year, and anyone can make the season even brighter by planning a holiday vacation in Myrtle Beach! The Grand Strand offers the perfect mix of southern hospitality and holiday cheer. There is an endless array of holiday-themed live entertainment options, abundant shopping experiences and fun-filled attractions for all ages--not to mention 60 miles of beautiful beaches and plenty of winter sunshine. Whether travelers are looking to escape the snow or simply find new holiday traditions, Myrtle Beach has…

Enjoy Myrtle Beach this Thanksgiving Season! Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday to reunite with friends and family, enjoy great food and ponder the things for which you are thankful. It’s also a wonderful time to avoid cooking and enjoy great weather and 60 miles of beach! Myrtle Beach, South Carolina offers extravagant holiday stage shows , amazing shopping opportunities , family-fun attractions, and a wide-range of culinary delights . The Grand Strand offers the perfect mix of southern hospitality and holiday cheer--just right for travelers…

No matter where you are on the spooky spectrum, there’s an activity for you to enjoy this October. There’s never a shortage of amazing things to do along the Grand Strand! Halloween season is no different. In fact, many of our attractions go above and beyond to create fun and memorable spooktacular experiences. Here's a list of some great seasonal activities that are taking place in the Myrtle Beach Area. YEAR-ROUND GRAND STRAND HAUNTS: Hollywood Wax Museum’s Outbreak: Dread the Undead 1808 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Opens at 9 a.m.…

Fabulous Fall Festivities in Myrtle Beach

Monday, September 25, 2017 4:00 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

Fall is a great time to visit Myrtle Beach, South Carolina! Temperatures are comfortable, space is plentiful, rooms are inexpensive, and there are a wide-range of spectacular special events and festivals to enjoy! In addition to the beautiful 60-mile beach, family-friendly attractions, theaters and restaurants that thrill Myrtle Beach visitors year-round, if you visit this October, you can also enjoy some very popular events. From ethnic celebrations, to music, food and fall fun, there is something for everyone! Greek Festival Thursday,…

Like many, we’ve been uncertain what impact Hurricane Irma would have on the Myrtle Beach area in the coming days and have been monitoring the weather, adjusting schedules and preparing for the storm. As the latest forecasts show Irma shifting west, we shift our focus too. Visit Myrtle Beach’s tourism industry is ready to assist those who have been impacted by the storms. Here’s a roundup of resources available, including ways you can help with Hurricane Irma recovery relief, links for the latest road conditions and special offers from area…

Fall has always been a great time to visit the Myrtle Beach area. Undeniable affordability combined with its summer-like temperatures, warm ocean waters and more peaceful ambiance add to the season’s appeal. It’s the perfect time to take a last-minute summer beach getaway, but during September and October. It’s also a great time to focus on your health. This Fall, we’ll put a spotlight on all the great ways you can relax, unwind and get moving throughout the area’s 60 miles of sun-soaked beaches. You can enjoy surfing, high ropes courses, cable…

Celebrate the Grand Strands diverse cultures Saturday, September 2nd, 2017, 11 am to 11 pm, at the International Culture Music and Food Festival. This festival will offer international cuisine, arts and crafts, entertainment for children, and live performances from local acts. It's delicious melting pot of culture served with a a side of southern hospitality. The event will be held at the Myrtle Beach Speedway, 455 Hospitality Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579. Admission is $5 and Children under 5 years old are free. Proceeds from the event will…

Myrtle Beach’s Annual Beach, Boogie and BBQ Festival draws a crowd every year as over 25 barbeque teams compete to take home over $8,600 in cash and prizes. The mouth watering event is an Official BBQ Championship of South Carolina and sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society, and competitors take their craft seriously. One of the best aspects of this Labor Day weekend event is that admission and parking are both free to attendees. Here’s a look at one festival attendees can expect: Friday, September 1 - 6 to 9 p.m. Wing Competition and…

The Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association will hold this year’s 7th Annual Coastal Uncorked, Food, Wine and Spirits Festival at Broadway at the Beach near the Pavilion Park Central over Labor Day Weekend. The popular food and wine fest is expected to draw thousands of attendees over the course of three days, and serves as a great way to end a busy summer season along the Grand Strand. Three day passes are available for $70 plus fees and include admission to the following three events: Friday, September 1 Chocolate Under the Moon – A…