Myrtle Beach New Year’s Events & Resorts
New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and Myrtle Beach is busy prepping for this huge annual celebration. If you’re lucky enough to be spending New Year’s at the beach this year, you’ll find tons of exciting events, from daytime celebrations, to decadent dinners, to dancing and more, plus there’s no shortage of excellent accommodations near it all.
Whether you’re visiting the Grand Strand for a romantic getaway, family vacation, or making a trip with friends, use this roundup of the area’s top New Year’s Eve events and Myrtle Beach resorts and ring in 2023 in style.
Lulu’s Noon Year’s Eve Family-Friendly Celebration
Get a head start on New Year’s in Myrtle Beach with Lulu’ Noon Year’s Celebration at Barefoot Landing. This daytime just-for-kids beach party begins at 10:00 a.m. with a sandcastle contest, face painting, and live music. The countdown to noon ends with a huge beach ball drop.
Kid-friendly accommodations near Lulu’s Barefoot Landing celebration include:
Grand Cayman Resort – This family-favorite resort features 10 pools to entertain little ones and adults, plus mini golf, ping pong, and games. They also offer a New Year’s special to save on your stay in Myrtle Beach.
Sea Watch Resort – This hotel near Barefoot Landing offers amenities families love, including 6 pools, 10 hot tubs, and 2 lazy rivers, plus a poolside bar. The spacious suites accommodate groups of up to 10 guests.
Select Your NYE Party at Dave & Buster’s Myrtle Beach
Get your tickets to ring in the New Year at Dave & Buster’s Myrtle Beach arcade and restaurant. A family-friendly celebration from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. includes face painting, magic, balloon art, and party favors. A separate evening party runs from 9:00 p.m. to midnight and includes DJ entertainment, a balloon drop, and a champagne toast. Daytime tickets are $37.21 each and evening tickets start at $70.80 per person. Admission includes an appetizer and dessert buffet, non-alcoholic beverages, and a $20 Power Card with unlimited video game play.
These resorts are minutes from Dave & Buster’s and offer family-friendly amenities:
Dayton House Resort – This downtown hotel is only two miles from Dave & Buster’s and is offering deals for stays in the New Year. The indoor pools and lazy river are great for vacationers of any age.
The Breakers Resort – The Breakers is a Myrtle Beach landmark hotel that features something for everyone. If you’re attending Dave & Buster’s celebrations, this hotel is just minutes away. Save with their Countdown to New Year’s Sale and enjoy two free breakfasts daily to begin 2023 with a hearty start. The indoor water park is a favorite for kids, and all ages enjoy the on-site activities.
NYE Dinner & Music at Hard Rock Cafe in Myrtle Beach
This ticketed event for New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach offers great dining and live music for a couples celebration or adults-only getaway to the Grand Strand. The VIP New Year’s party begins at 7:00 p.m. Tickets cost from $200 to $350 each and include entertainment and a meal, plus a selection of festive beverages to toast to 2023. Music begins at 9:30 p.m. and wraps at 1:00 a.m.
For adults enjoying a NYE getaway in Myrtle Beach, check out these resorts:
Avista Resort – The luxurious amenities and specialty cocktails at Avista Resort can top off any festive mood. Take advantage of specials when you take your winter retreat over the New Year.
21 Main at North Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach
Ring in the New Year with dancing and dining from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at 21 Main, the on-site restaurant at North Beach Resort. The $175 admission includes hors d’oeuvres, a surf and turf meal, a chef’s dessert selection, plus a premium bar and champagne toast. Live entertainment will be provided by The Special Blend Experience.
North Beach Resort – Stay right where the party is, at North Beach Resort, a Caribbean-themed hotel offering upscale accommodations for couples or families.
RipTydz Oceanfront NYE Dinner & Drinks
Say goodbye to 2022 and welcome 2023 in Myrtle Beach at RipTydz New Year’s Eve Bash. Plentiful entertainment includes a DJ on the oceanfront patio, a band playing on the rooftop, fire breathers and dancers, a photo booth, and a magician. Purchase a food package for buffet access for $65, a drink package for $75, or both for $130. Walk-ins are welcome but pre-purchased tickets are highly recommended.
There are many oceanfront resorts within walking distance of this NYE celebration, including:
Holiday Inn at the Pavilion – Just a one-minute walk from RipTydz, this renovated boardwalk resort offers comfortable oceanfront rooms and an on-site coffee shop to wake up to the New Year feeling refreshed. The oceanfront views are relaxing and there’s a selection of indoor pools to accommodate guests of any age.
Atlantica Resort – The Atlantica Resort is just a quick five-minute walk from RipTydz NYE celebration and provides convenient, comfortable accommodations for a friends’ trip to Myrtle Beach or a couples getaway.
New Year’s Eve Bash at Crooked Hammock Brewery
Join this craft brewery at their open-bar New Year’s celebration at Barefoot Landing in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy cookout-style fare plus appetizers and snacks. A live DJ will be providing the entertainment so you and your friends or loved ones can dance the night away. Tickets cost $110 and include beer and cocktails, food, and a to-go crowler of beer to enjoy during your stay in Myrtle Beach. Designated Driver tickets are also available. The fun begins at 8:00 p.m. and ends at 1:00 a.m.
Ocean Creek Resort – Just a 10-minute walk from the brewery, Ocean Creek Resort offers peaceful and private accommodations to rest up after any rowdy New Year’s Eve celebration. Families and couples are sure to enjoy 57 acres of hiking and biking trails near this resort.
Beach Cove Resort – Stay near Barefoot Landing and the Crooked Hammock Brewery’s NYE celebration at Beach Cove Resort. Relax in the spacious whirlpool or heated indoor pool and take advantage of their winter specials for your stay.
Southern Times Square at The Market Common
Ring in the New Year in Myrtle Beach in New York fashion at The Market Common’s Southern Times Square party. You’ll find a selection of beer, wine, and bubbly to toast to 2023, and lots of delicious eats from on-site food vendors. Dance the night away to live music and stick around until midnight to watch the Southern Times ball drop and a laser light show. Tickets are required for entry for all ages, and they’re available to shoppers at The Market Common who make a qualifying purchase.
Crown Reef Resort – The on-site, year-round water park at Crown Reef is just one highlight at this oceanfront resort. Its proximity to The Market Common in Myrtle Beach provides easy access to shopping, dining, and the fabulous all-ages New Year’s Eve party.
Paradise Resort – Stay in this gorgeous, modern hotel for New Year’s to enjoy ocean views and boutique-style accommodations. Paradise Resort is located just three miles from tons of things to do at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach.
NYE at Margaritaville, Myrtle Beach
The Myrtle Beach New Year’s Eve party at Margaritaville promises to be a great evening for all. The festivities begin at 9:00 p.m. and feature live entertainment from The Paul Grimshaw Band, stilt walkers, a midnight margarita shooter, and party favors. A $10 cover charge for ages 12 and up is required but is waived with a qualifying retail purchase.
The Strand – Whether you’re celebrating NYE in Myrtle Beach as a couple or a family of six, The Strand offers comfortable accommodations in a convenient location you’ll love. Stay here to be near all of the best attractions in Myrtle Beach, including Margaritaville’s New Year’s party.
Captain’s Quarters Resort – Keep your New Year’s fun rolling at Captain’s Quarters Resort, conveniently located only 10 minutes from Margaritaville’s NYE celebration. This kid-friendly hotel offers indoor pools, whirlpools, an on-site bowling alley, arcade, and bar to make the most of your winter getaway.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
It wouldn’t be New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach without fireworks, and 2023 offers two separate shows in addition to all of these awesome parties. Catch Barefoot Landing’s fireworks show at 7:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. Or, head to Broadway at the Beach at 8:00 p.m. to watch the New Year’s fireworks display shoot over Lake Broadway. You’ll find many North Myrtle Beach hotels in the area that serve as a convenient home base for all of your NYE festivities.
With phenomenal celebrations for adults and kids, New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach promises to welcome 2023 with loads of fun. Whether you’re on vacation as a family or a couple, it’s easy to find accommodations near all of the hottest parties. Take advantage of off-season discounts and hotel deals to make this New Year the happiest ever!