Booking a hotel in Myrtle Beach is just the start of an amazing vacation at one of the most exciting destinations on the east coast. What really makes your trip a memorable one is what you and your family do during your stay in Myrtle Beach!
Luckily, there are tons of great activities, whether its attending the many annual events, festivals and celebrations held all along the Grand Strand or just catching a show, sporting event or some live entertainment during your time here. If you're looking for things to do in Myrtle Beach, simply browse or calendar or events below or search by date or keyword to find something that suits your taste!
The Whispering Wings Butterfly Exhibit at Brookgreen Gardens is not to be missed. Enter the seasonal exhibit to see hundreds and hundreds of butterflies fluttering from flower to flower. Monarchs, Painted Ladies, American Ladies, Buckeyes, Queens, Swallowtails and Julias are just a few of the species you can find inside. There's even a special room where you can check out the transformation process.
Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children for a 30-minute visit. The butterfly house is located next to the Enchanted Storybook Forest.More details » Upcoming Dates:
The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is the place to be this summer for free entertainment! Ocean Boulevard's Hot Summer Nights offers a Kidz Carnival every Monday night plus live music nightly on two stages. A weekly fireworks show is held at 2nd Avenue Pier every Wednesday night. Special guest appearances from the Boardwalk Elvis can be expected throughout the season plus plenty more family fun.More details » Upcoming Dates:
Barefoot Landing offers free family entertainment all summer long during SummerFest! Enjoy performances from local musicians, comedy acts, stilt walkers, living statues, kids karaoke, face painting and so much more. Weekends are tons of fun with SuperHero Saturdays and Princess Sundays. Nick Pike from "America's Got Talent" will entertain with his juggling/comedy/unicycling act every Monday, Tuesday and Saturday. Don't miss the fireworks show every Monday at 10:15 p.m.More details » Upcoming Dates:
There's something to do every night this summer at Broadway at the Beach! Free fireworks shows are held every Tuesday night at 10 p.m. and again on Fridays through June 19. Visit with your favorite tribute artists from Legends in Concert and take in a show from performers like Nick Pike from "America's Got Talent," Maddie Hunt, Bryan Dangerous and more. The Character Company will bring your favorite princesses and super heroes out on the weekends. Enjoy free face painting, photo opportunities and so much more all summer long!More details » Upcoming Dates:
Myrtle Beach's most popular attraction will be lighting up the sky with fireworks every Tuesday and Friday at 10 p.m. this summer.
Go for the shopping and dining options, and stay for the explosions over the lake!More details » Upcoming Dates:
The 32nd annual Murrells Inlet 4th of July Boat Parade will be held along the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk for the holiday. See dozens of boats all dressed up in their "Red, White & Southern" theme and cheer on your favorites. The parade begins at Garden City Point and finishes at Morse Park Landing in Murrells Inlet.
Anyone interested in participating can pre-register at Booty's Outdoors, Garden City Realty or Crazy Sister Marina. Day of registration will be available at Garden City Point.More details » Upcoming Dates:
Barefoot Landing is lighting up the Grand Strand skies every Monday this summer with a spectacular fireworks display you won’t want to miss! Shows will start at 10:15 p.m. every Monday from June 15 – Aug. 31, so bring out the family for a great night of free fun!More details » Upcoming Dates:
Brookgreen Gardens hosts their annual summer celebration with Cool Summer Evenings every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday through August 7, 2015. Each night they'll host live entertainment and plenty of activities for the whole family. Enjoy dinner at the Pavilion Restaurant until 7:30 p.m on Wednesdays and Fridays ad take a boat ride Thursdays at 5, 6 or 7 p.m.
Live concerts will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Friday evenings while Thursday nights feature special family events like storytime in the Enchanted Storybook Forest and an Evening Bed Check with the Animals at the Zoo.More details » Upcoming Dates:
Ocean Boulevard's Hot Summer Nights series offers great free entertainment for visitors throughout the summer. On Wednesdays, Second Avenue Pier blasts an impressive fireworks show into the air for all to see. Be sure to get there early to get a good seat at the bar or on the sand below.More details » Upcoming Dates:
Enjoy half price wines by the glass at La Belle Amie Vineyard in Little River- home of Twisted Sisters Wine- each Wednesday. Sit back in one of their many outdoor patio and cabanas and take in a bit of live music. The grill will serve up hotdogs, burgers and other snacks. Admission is free.More details » Upcoming Dates:
There's always a party waiting to happen at La Belle Amie Vineyard. The Twisted Sister winery offers fun tours, live music, wine slushies, tasty food and so much more. Wine tastings are just $5 for six samples in a keepsake logo glass. Admission is free - be sure to bring a chair or blanket to share.More details » Upcoming Dates:
Start your engines – Mustang Week is back in action on the Grand Strand! Hundreds of the popular muscle cars will roar onto the Grand Strand from July 13-19. Events will be held at various locations in Myrtle Beach, including Ocean Boulevard, the Myrtle Beach Mall, Broadway at the Beach and the Myrtle Beach SpeedwayMore details » Upcoming Dates: