MYRTLE BEACH EVENTS

MYRTLE BEACH EVENTS
  • 14th Annual Race for the Inlet
    3/30/2019
    8am. Run and walk through the Inlet on USATF-certified 5K and 8K courses. Suitable for all ages. Breakfast following the race. Fee. 4124 Hwy. 18 Bus., Murrells Inlet across from Crazy Sister Marina. 843-357-2007  www.murrellsinletsc.com
  • Myrtle Beach Pelicans Opening Day
    4/2/2019
    Versus Charleston, River Dogs. 6:30pm. Chicago Cubs Class A-Advanced affiliate opens the season. Admission. TicketReturn.com Field, Myrtle Beach. 843-918-6002  www.myrtlebeachpelicans.com
  • Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam
    4/5/2019 - 4/7/2019
    Fri. 1-7pm, Sat. & Sun. 11am-6pm. Thousands of Jeep enthusiasts gather for competitions including obstacle courses, car shows and more. Entertainment, food, and vendors. Admission. N. Kings Hwy. between 23rd and 25th Ave., Myrtle Beach. 843-448-0585  www.mbjeepjam.com
  • 1,000 Lights Water Lantern Festival
    4/13/2019
    Produce lasting memories and connect with your community. Bring your favorite lounging items, games, whatever you like! We will provide food trucks, live entertainment, games, and best of all, a magical array of sparkling lights. Design your own lantern and set it free in the water. Ticket required. 5:30-9:30. Grand Park, Myrtle Beach.   www.1000lights.com/myrtlebeach
  • 25th Hootie & The Blowfish Monday After The Masters Celebrity Pro-Am
    4/15/2019
    10am. One of the top events of its kind. Benefits charities. Features PGA golfers, other professional athletes and entertainers. Followed by an all-star concert at House of Blues (VIP or Concert Only Badge Required). Admission. Barefoot Resort, N. Myrtle Beach. 843-343-7451  www.hootiegolf.com
  • 37th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
    4/20/2019
    10am-12pm. The Easter Bunny makes a special appearance at this family-friendly event. Free admission. McLean Park, N. Myrtle Beach. 843-280-5584  www.nmb.us
  • Easter Weekend Fireworks
    4/20/2019
    Spectacular fireworks display. 8:30pm. Free. Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach. 843-444-3200  www.broadwayatthebeach.com
  • SOS Spring Safari
    4/25/2019 - 5/4/2019
    Shag dancers from across the US gather for 10 days of dancing and fun. Various clubs. Ocean Drive section, N. Myrtle Beach.   www.shagdance.com
  • Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival
    4/26/2019 - 4/28/2019
    Fri. 6-10pm, Sat. 11am-7pm, Sun. 11am-7pm. Food trucks and local restaurants offer a variety of menu options. Live entertainment, kid zone, car show on Sat. Benefits Grand Strand Miracle League. Free admission. Oceanfront Boardwalk District between 8th and 9th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 843-855-0527  myrtlebeachfoodtruckfestival.com
  • 11th Annual Ground Zero Dragon Boat Festival
    4/27/2019
    9am-4pm. Teams of 20 paddlers and 1 drummer compete to cross the finish line. Food court, family fun zone and live music. Free admission. Grand Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-945-9440  www.mygroundzero.com/dragon-boat/
  • 2019 Scout Days
    4/27/2019
    Offering badge programs for both Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. Scouts will enjoy a tour of our ?Simply Amazing? Gardens and Zoo. 10am-2pm. With admission. Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet. 800-849-1931  www.brookgreen.org
  • Art in the Park
    4/27/2019 - 4/28/2019
    Art in the Park is an artist run venue, held 4 weekends a year in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is a popular destination for artists and customers alike. 10am-4pm. Free admission. Valor Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-446-3830  wacg.org/art-in-the-park/
  • Earth Day Family Festival Party for the Planet
    4/27/2019
    A celebration of the Earth with music, activities, crafts, guided tours, and more. Students will meet some of our animal ambassadors who will help teach about our native animals and plants and the importance of how to act locally to make a difference. 10am-4pm. With admission.  Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet. 800-849-1931  www.brookgreen.org
  • World Series of Comedy
    5/1/2019 - 5/4/2019
    Comedy Show featuring outstanding comediens. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4242  comedycabana.com
  • 23rd Blessing of the Inlet
    5/4/2019
    9am-3pm, with blessing ceremony at 11:30am. Arts & crafts, local seafood, children's events and entertainment. Free admission. Belin Memorial United Methodist Church, waterfront, Murrells Inlet. 843-651-5099  www.blessingoftheinlet.com
  • 3rd Ocean Drive Music Festival
    5/4/2019
    Gates open at 10am. Music from 11am-6pm featuring a variety of beach music artists. Coolers allowed, no glass. Admission. OD Pavilion parking lot, downtown Ocean Drive, N. Myrtle Beach.   www.odmusicfest.com
  • Divas Half Marathon & 5K
    5/5/2019
    7am. Girl power takes to the streets in a glam, women-only race. 5K and other events for everyone. USATF-certified course. Fee for some events. Starts on Ocean Blvd., N. Myrtle Beach. 800-733-7089  www.runlikeadiva.com
  • Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally
    5/10/2019 - 5/19/2019
    80th Anniversary! Variety of activities including drag racing, scenic rides, vendors, food and more. 8am-8pm. Regional event with multiple locations. 843-369-5555  www.myrtlebeachharley.com
  • 14th Mayfest on Main Concert
    5/11/2019
    10am-6pm. Family friendly. Live entertainment. Arts & crafts vendors. Free admission. Main St. at the Horseshoe, N. Myrtle Beach. 843-280-5570  www.nmb.us
  • 2019 Scout Days
    5/18/2019
    Offering badge programs for both Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. Scouts will enjoy a tour of our ?Simply Amazing? Gardens and Zoo. 10am-2pm. With admission. Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet. 800-849-1931  www.brookgreen.org
  • 38th Blue Crab Festival
    5/18/2019 - 5/19/2019
    9am-5pm. Arts & crafts, entertainment, food, kids area and more. Admission. Waterfront, Little River. 843-249-6604  www.bluecrabfestival.org
  • Pawleys Pavilion Reunion
    5/18/2019
    6-11pm. Shag dance to live beach music under the stars on the site of the old Pawleys Island Pavilion. Shuttle service. Food vendors. Admission. Pawleys Island Nature Park, Pawleys Island. 843-546-5685, ext. 4  www.townofpawleysisland.com
  • Sunday Serenades
    On-Going Event: 5/26/2019 - 9/29/2019
    Every Sunday. Live entertainment 2-5pm. Free. Passive Park, Surfside Beach. 843-650-9548  www.surfsidebeach.org
  • Brookgreen Gardens Art Festival
    6/1/2019 - 6/2/2019
    9:30am-4pm. Meet with local and regional artists and authors. Demonstrations. Free with Garden admission. Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet. 843-235-6000  www.brookgreen.org
  • Hot Summer Nights
    On-Going Event: 6/1/2019 - 8/31/2019
    Nightly 8-11pm. Family-friendly events with live entertainment. Free admission. Plyler Park & Boardwalk, oceanfront, Myrtle Beach.   www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com
  • Summer Nights
    On-Going Event: 6/1/2019 - 9/1/2019
    Nightly entertainment and kids activities. Fireworks at 10pm every Tuesday & Friday in July. Free. Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach. 843-444-3200  www.broadwayatthebeach.com
  • SummerFest
    On-Going Event: 6/1/2019 - 9/1/2019
    Nightly 7-10pm. Musical entertainment, fun for the kids. Fireworks every Monday at 10pm with special fireworks spectacular. Free. Barefoot Landing, N. Myrtle Beach. 843-272-8349  www.bflanding.com
  • Carriage Rides
    On-Going Event: 6/5/2019 - 7/31/2019
    Every Tuesday. 6-9pm. Free. Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com
  • Carolina Country Music Fest
    6/6/2019 - 6/9/2019
    30+ of the hottest country music acts over 3 days. Family friendly. Admission. Boardwalk, oceanfront, Myrtle Beach.    www.carolinacountrymusicfest.com
  • Dive In Movies
    On-Going Event: 6/6/2019 - 8/15/2019
    Thursdays. Movies begin at 6:30. Admission price reduces to $9.95 at 5pm (in park only). Specials at the beer garden for Thirsty Thursday. Myrtle Waves Water Park, 3000 10th Ave. N. Ext., Myrtle Beach. 843-913-9250  www.myrtlewaves.com
  • Live After Five Friday
    On-Going Event: 6/7/2019 - 8/30/2019
    Every Friday reduced admission after 5pm. Live music. The fun goes on until 9pm. Wild Water & Wheels, 910 Hwy 17 Business, Surfside Beach. 843-238-8737  www.wild-water.com
  • Movies Under The Stars
    On-Going Event: 6/7/2019 - 8/30/2019
    Every Friday at dusk (typically 9pm). Free family-friendly outdoor movies. Check website for schedule. Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com
  • Free Outdoor Movies
    On-Going Event: 6/13/2019 - 8/8/2019
    Free family-friendly outdoor movies. Check website for schedule. Valor Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com
  • Music on Main Concert Series
    On-Going Event: 6/13/2019 - 10/31/2019
    Every Thursday 7-9pm. Family friendly. Live entertainment. Free admission. 202 Main St., N. Myrtle Beach. 843-280-5584  www.nmb.us
  • Sounds of Summer Concert Series
    On-Going Event: 6/14/2019 - 9/20/2019
    7-9pm. Bring a chair for this family friendly event. Live entertainment. Free admission. Check online for concert schedule. NMB Park & Sports Complex, Sea Mountain Hwy., Little River. 843-280-5584  www.nmb.us
  • Mike Merryfield Stand-Up Comedy
    6/17/2019 - 6/20/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Mike Merryfield. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4246  comedycabana.com
  • Bobby Collins Stand-Up Comedy
    6/21/2019 - 6/23/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Bobby Collins. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4243  comedycabana.com
  • Concerts on The Green
    On-Going Event: 6/22/2019 - 8/16/2019
    Tribute band concert, 7-10pm. Free admission. Select days. Check website for schedule. Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com
  • Art in the Park
    6/29/2019 - 6/30/2019
    Art in the Park is an artist run venue, held 4 weekends a year in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is a popular destination for artists and customers alike. 10am-4pm. Free admission. Chapin Park, 1400 N. Kings Hwy., Myrtle Beach. 843-446-3830  wacg.org/art-in-the-park/
  • Water Lantern Festival
    6/29/2019
    Water Lantern Festival allows you to Light The Water in a way you'll never forget. Now you can experience the magic of over 1000 lanterns (including one you designed) as the soft lights reflect upon the water. Music and food trucks will be on hand. Benefits water.org. Ticket required. 5:30-9:30. Market Common, Myrtle Beach.   www.waterlanternfestival.com/myrtlebeach
  • 36th July 4th Boat Parade
    7/4/2019
    Boat parade at high tide; fireworks at 10pm. Boats decorated with patriotic themes cruise along the creekfront. 12-2pm. Waterfront, Murrells Inlet. 843-651-5675  www.murrellsinletsc.com
  • July 4th Celebration
    7/4/2019
    6-10pm. Entertainment, fireworks and more.  Town pier, Surfside Beach. 843-650-9548  www.surfsidebeach.org
  • NMB Fireworks Display
    7/4/2019
    Independence Day celebration. 9:30-10:30pm. Cherry Grove Pier, N. Myrtle Beach. 866-805-5642  www.nmbevents.com
  • Greg Morton Stand-Up Comedy
    7/8/2019 - 7/14/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Greg Morton. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4247  comedycabana.com
  • Junior SOS
    7/16/2019 - 7/21/2019
    Dancers age 6-20 come together for a week of dancing and fun. Registration required. Ocean Drive Golf and Beach Resort, N. Myrtle Beach. 910-582-0048  www.juniorshaggers.com
  • Father Son Team Classic
    7/17/2019 - 7/20/2019
    This 54-hole tournament is open to any father-son type relationship. Plus, play in the Parent-Child Team Classic designed for any combination of family members. Entry fee. Various golf courses along the Grand Strand. 866-497-2627  www.fathersongolf.com
  • Pauly Shore Stand-Up Comedy
    7/28/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Pauly Shore. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4244  comedycabana.com
  • Mr. Showtime Stand-Up Comedy
    8/5/2019 - 8/11/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Mr. Showtime. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4248  comedycabana.com
  • Bob Nelson Stand-Up Comedy
    8/23/2019 - 8/25/2019
    Comedy Show featuring Bob Nelson. Tickets Required and can be purchased online.  Comedy Cabana, Myrtle Beach. 843-449-4245  comedycabana.com
  • 36th Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship
    8/26/2019 - 8/30/2019
    Anyone can play and anyone can win as 3,000 golfers from around the world compete for prizes. Entry fee. Various golf courses along the Grand Strand. 800-833-8798  www.worldamgolf.com
  • SOS Fall Migration
    9/12/2019 - 9/21/2019
    Shag dancers from across the country gather for a week of dancing and fun. Various clubs, North Myrtle Beach.   www.shagdance.com
  • 27th Myrtle Beach Greek Festival
    9/26/2019 - 9/29/2019
    Begins at 11am Thurs.-Sat., 12pm on Sun. Traditional Greek foods, dancing, church tours, vendors and more. St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, Hwy. 18 Bypass at 29th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 843-448-3773  www.stjohn-mb.org
  • 44th Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival
    9/27/2019 - 9/29/2019
    Featuring nearly 100 of the finest artisans, the Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival provides aesthetic beauty against a background of natural beauty. Enjoy fine art, quality crafts and local food, along with the musical offerings of several of the area?s finest musicians. Fri noon-6pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission. Huntington Beach State Park, Hwy. 18, Murrells Inlet. 843-237-4440  www.atalayafestival.com
  • Surfside Beach Family Festival
    10/5/2019
    10am-4pm. Entertainment, crafts, kids' activities and more family fun. Free. Surfside Dr., Surfside Beach. 843-650-9548  www.surfsidebeach.org
  • 13th Annual Myrtle Beach Oktoberfest
    10/12/2019
    11am-7pm. German food, Oktoberfest beer, German music, kids activities and more. Free. Valor Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com
  • Art in the Park
    10/12/2019 - 10/13/2019
    Art in the Park is an artist run venue, held 4 weekends a year in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is a popular destination for artists and customers alike. 10am-4pm. Free admission. Valor Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-446-3830  wacg.org/art-in-the-park/
  • 30th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show
    10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019
    11am-6pm. 100 classic wooden boats displayed, boatbuilding competition, kids' model boatbuilding, knot tying, maritime art and crafts, food, and music. Free. Along the waterfront and on Front St., Georgetown. 843-520-0111  www.woodenboatshow.com
  • 40th Loris Bog-Off Festival
    10/19/2019
    Famous Chicken Bog Cooking Contest, 200 vendors, kids area, live entertainment, car show, free concert by National Country Artist and fireworks. Downtown Loris. 843-756-6030  www.lorischamber.com
  • Halloween Fireworks Extravaganza
    10/31/2019
    Fireworks at 8pm. Free. Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach. 843-444-3200  www.broadwayatthebeach.com
  • Halloween on the Marshwalk
    10/31/2019
    Trick-or-treating and costume contest for kids 5-6pm. Adult fun begins at 8pm with music, costume contest and more. Creekfront, Murrells Inlet. 843-357-2007  www.murrellsinletsc.com
  • Art in the Park
    11/9/2019 - 11/10/2019
    Art in the Park is an artist run venue, held 4 weekends a year in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is a popular destination for artists and customers alike. 10am-4pm. Free admission. Valor Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-446-3830  wacg.org/art-in-the-park/
  • 38th Dickens Christmas Show & Festival
    11/14/2019 - 11/17/2019
    9am-6pm; 12-6pm Sun. Gifts, d‚cor, food and more in 18th-century marketplace setting. Admission. Myrtle Beach Convention Center. 843-448-9483  www.dickenschristmasshow.com
  • 35th Intracoastal Christmas Regatta
    11/24/2019
    5-7pm. Spectacular holiday boat parade with prizes for best decorations. Viewable all along parade route.  Intracoastal Waterway from Little River to North Myrtle Beach. 843-249-8888  www.christmasregatta.com
  • 50th SC State Bluegrass Festival
    11/28/2019 - 11/30/2019
    Noon-11pm. Admission. Myrtle Beach Convention Center. 706-864-7203  www.adamsandandersonbluegrass.com
  • Doubletree Resort Craft Show
    11/29/2019 - 12/1/2019
    Handmade crafts, food vendors and family fun. Opens at 9am each day. Free admission and parking. 3200 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach. 843-315-7100  www.springmaidbeach.com
  • Murrells Inlet Boats & Floats Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting
    11/30/2019
    3pm. Get in the spirit with this festive community parade. Holiday tree lighting with music, bonfire and more immediately following at Morse Park. Hwy. 18 Bus., Murrells Inlet. 843-357-2007  www.murrellsinletsc.com
  • Surfside Beach Christmas Parade
    12/14/2019
    2pm. Floats, bands and more. Ocean Blvd./Surfside Dr., Surfside Beach. 843-650-9548  www.surfsidebeach.org
  • Beach Ball Classic
    12/27/2019 - 12/30/2019
    Nation's premier holiday high school basketball tournament. Admission. Myrtle Beach Convention Center. 843-213-0032  www.beachballclassic.com
  • A Southern Times Square
    12/31/2019
    New Year's Eve celebration. Market Common, Myrtle Beach. 843-839-3500  www.marketcommonmb.com