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.

The global sports entertainment company is under construction on its first South Carolina venue, anticipating 300,000 visits annually MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf ® has officially broken ground in Myrtle Beach. The 55,000-square-foot venue is expected to open to the public in early 2019. "We're honored that Topgolf has selected Myrtle Beach for another South Carolina location," said Myrtle Beach Mayor Brenda Bethune. "As an outstanding global company specializing in providing…

National Shag Dance Championship Finals

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 4:00 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

Did you know that Shag is the South Carolina State Dance? It is! Are you a fan of reality dance programs like Dancing With The Stars? If that answer is definite "yes," than you won’t want to miss the National Shag Dance Championships. The National Shag Dance Championship is also the longest continuously running shag dance competition in the United States and the finals return to North Myrtle Beach for its 35 th year this March. Competitors will dance the night away on March 8 th through March 10 th at North Myrtle Beach's Spanish Galleon, located…

The 3 rd Annual Horry County Fair returns to Myrtle Beach April 20-29, 2018. This ten-day event is held at the 47 acre Myrtle Beach Speedway complex and includes all the traditional family fun activities of a county fair including carnival rides, live entertainment, a petting zoo, tons of fair food and so much more. Each day offers a unique theme and discounts for visitors and residents of all ages. Theme nights include: Family Fun Night, Senior Citizen Night, Ladies Night, and Students Night. In only its second year, The Horry County Fair…

Explore more than 20 African American cultural sites along the Grand Strand, in both Horry and Georgetown Counties. The South Carolina African American Heritage Commission (SCAAHC) has created The Green Book of South Carolina, the first mobile web travel guide to African American cultural sites across South Carolina. This mobile book offers visitors and residents a user-friendly guide to celebrating and enriching cultural experiences across South Carolina, including several historic sites throughout the Grand Strand. It’s a contemporary homage…

Buying a home at the beach doesn’t have to cost a fortune, and Realtor.com’s ranking of the most affordable beach towns makes it easy to find a spot where a piece of paradise doesn’t come with a million-dollar price tag. We're not surprised that Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was included in their top 10. As reported on CoastalLiving.com and by Realtor.com, Myrtle Beach's media home price is $199,000. "Millions of visitors flock to Myrtle Beach’s sunny shores every year, but full-time (and even part-time) residence here comes with its own…

Sweep your sweetheart off their feet with this Ultimate Guide to Valentine's Day in Myrtle Beach. We have the scoop on special Valentine's Day special offers on hotels, attractions and dining, as well as some Valentine's Day events. If you're looking for something free to do, then head on down to the beach. There's nothing better than a romantic walk along the beach with that special someone. Or head on over to the Market Common for complementary carriage rides on February 14th. Here are some of the latest Valentine's Day offers and events:…

Join Project: Time Off on January 30, 2018 for National Plan for Vacation Day. Declare your vacation days now for the rest of the year, including a few to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Here are a few reasons why it's good to plan for vacation now, as well as some ideas for Myrtle Beach vacations this year. The Power of Vacation Planning “So much to do, so little time.” While the phrase may sound like it perfectly describes our lives, research shows there actually is time. Americans universally say that vacation days are important to them, yet…

Nitro Circus, the global youth entertainment phenomenon, returns to North America this year with the epic Next Level Tour and it's coming to Myrtle Beach on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark . Tickets are available starting Friday, January 26 at 10:00 AM, and can be purchased at nitrocircus.live . This spectacular brand new production, the ultimate full‐moto show ever seen, will have death‐defying tricks, jaw‐dropping world firsts and absurd stunts. It all adds up to a thrilling show simply too big to fit…

The Legendary Fertility Statues that have been credited with helping thousands of happy couples get pregnant are arriving at the Myrtle Beach Ripley’s Believe It or Not! MONDAY, January 15, 2018. Ripley’s acquired the statues in 1993. The statues are made from ebony wood and were hand-carved by craftsman of the Baulé tribesman of the West African nation of Cote D’Ivoire in the 1930s. They stand 5 feet tall and weigh over 70 pounds each. THE LEGEND According to tribal legend, to ensure a couple’s fertility, the statues should be placed on both…

U.S. Navy Blue Angels to Headline JLC Air Show Management will host the first air show in Myrtle Beach in more than a decade. The announcement of the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show, to be hosted on April 28-29, 2018 at the Myrtle Beach International Airport, coincides with the official confirmation of the event’s headliners. During the 2017 convention for the International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) in Las Vegas, the U.S. Navy Blue Angels announced plans to include the coastal Carolina venue in its 2018 air show schedule. “Horry County…