Evacuation orders have been lifted following Hurricane Florence. However, there is a lot of flooding on roads leading into and out of the area making driving hazardous. Travelers on the roads are encouraged to exercise extreme caution and check SCDOT.org or call 511 for the latest information. Be patient and expect lengthy travel times, blocked roadways or detours.
Myrtle Beach cultural arts embody events such as Gullah lessons, songs and stories. Myrtle Beach museums tell the history of the Grand Strand through exhibits of yesteryear. Or, visit a Myrtle Beach art gallery featuring both well-known and local artists. Myrtle Beach festivals are another cultural aspect of the area. These Myrtle Beach festivals feature artisans and craftsmen showcasing their handmade wares. Click here for listing of arts organizations in the Myrtle Beach area. For the latest arts events throughout the Grand Strand, visit TheArtsGrandStrand.org.