Category - Events/Concerts

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…

Ring In The New Year On Myrtle Beach Time

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 8:00 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

It’s always a great time to visit Myrtle Beach, but New Year’s Eve can be an extra special time to check out our sixty miles of beaches, great attractions, shopping, and countless restaurants. Why not ring in the new year on Myrtle Beach time? There’s a very good chance the snow will be far away, and the sun is likely to be shining! If you need a place to stay, you won’t believe the special rates our resorts are offering ! NEW YEAR'S EVE EVENTS Here are some great New Year’s Eve events for you to choose from while you’re here: New Year’s Eve…

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…

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,…

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…

The countdown is on for the Great American Eclipse of 2017! For the first time in nearly 100 years, a total solar eclipse will sweep the width of United States, including South Carolina. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime celestial event happening on August 21 st , 2017. Good news is that you can see the total eclipse in the southern portion of the Grand Strand, including Pawleys Island and Georgetown, while you can see a 99% partial eclipse in the rest of the Grand Strand. The eclipse will start around 1:18 p.m. peak at 2:47 p.m. and end at 4:09…