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Month: November 2017


Myrtle Beach may be very well known for its sunny beach days and warm weather, but the coastal city also features plenty of cheery events to get you into the holiday spirit during the holiday season. From holiday parades to decorative tree lightings, discover what you can expect during a December trip to Myrtle Beach! 


Ripley’s Attractions Myrtle Beach Holiday Parade | Broadway at the Beach | December 2, 11 am

Join Ripley’s Aquarium, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, and other Ripley’s attractions at Broadway at the Beach for a holiday-themed parade that’s sure to get you in the holiday spirit! The parade begins at WonderWorks and ends at Dave & Buster’s and is free to attend.

North Myrtle Beach Christmas Parade | Main Street, North Myrtle Beach | December 2, 5:30 pm

Take a trip to North Myrtle Beach for this year’s North Myrtle Beach Christmas Parade! Enjoy the evening with family and friends as decorated floats from all across the Grand Strand travel down Main Street to ring in the holiday season.

Surfside Beach Christmas Parade | Surfside Beach | December 9, 2 pm

Grab the family and head to Surfside Beach for the Surfside Beach Christmas Parade featuring floats, marching bands, and much more! This Christmas parade starts on Ocean Boulevard from Melody Lane to Poplar Drive in Surfside Beach.

Holiday Shows

The Nutcracker | Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre | December 16-17

The Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre presents a production of the popular Christmas tale, The Nutcracker, along with students from Coastal Dance Centre. Featuring spectacular dancing, vibrant costumes, and much more, this is a can’t miss holiday event! The show will be held at Conway High School for the December dates. Contact (843) 839-5678 for more details.

Crazy Country Christmas | GTS Theatre | Through December 30

If you’re looking for laugh-out-loud entertainment with a holiday spin, the Crazy Country Christmas at the GTS Theatre in Myrtle Beach is the show for you. A Crazy Country Christmas places guests in the middle of a country family Christmas, complete with comedy hijinks, heartwarming stories, and renditions of classic Christmas songs. Contact (843) 765-4386 for more info.

South’s Grandest Christmas Show | Alabama Theatre | Through December 31

Ring in the holiday season with one of the most exciting holiday shows around at the Alabama Theatre at Barefoot Landing! Featuring wonderful performances of song and dance, the South’s Grandest Christmas Show is a premier destination for visitors and locals alike during the holidays. Call (843) 272-1111 for more details.

The Christmas Show of the South | The Carolina Opry | Through December 31

Both a local’s and visitor’s favorite, The Christmas Show of the South at The Carolina Opry is a must-see for December travelers. You can expect laugh-out-loud performances, terrific dancing, amazing singers, and magnificent scenery and production for this holiday extravaganza. For more information, call (843) 913-4000.

Christmas at Pirates Voyage | Pirates Voyage | Through December 31

Whoever said pirates don’t have Christmas spirit? For Christmas at Pirates Voyage, you will enjoy a journey of epic proportions, featuring skilled acrobatics, heart-stopping drama, and loads of cheery fun while you enjoy a hearty four-course meal. Watch as Christmas toys come to life and a live Nativity scene is created with wise men and live animals. For more details, contact (843) 497-9700.

Tree Lightings

Night of a Thousand Candles | Brookgreen Gardens | December 1-2, 7-9, & 14-17

Night of a Thousand Candles isn’t necessarily a tree lighting, but it is a beautiful display of lights nonetheless. Check out one of the Grand Strand’s most popular and breathtaking holiday attractions at Brookgreen Gardens. As the name suggests, thousands of candles are placed throughout the gardens, and as evening approaches, the gardens produce a beautiful glow. Live music fills the air through the evening. For more info, call (843) 235-6000.

A Very Broadway Christmas Tree Lighting | Broadway at the Beach | December 2, 6 pm

Take a visit to Broadway at the Beach for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting! From 1pm-4pm you can enjoy live entertainment and refreshments, leading up to the penultimate celebration of lighting the tree. Be sure to stay afterward for a holiday fireworks display at 8 pm.

North Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree Lighting | NMB Park & Sports Complex | December 5, 5:30 pm

Bring the family to the North Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree Lighting at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex for a round of holiday cheer! There will be holiday activities for kids, along with refreshments, entertainment, and the man in red himself, Santa Clause! Call (843) 280-5570 for more information.


Visit our Myrtle Beach Attractions Page for even more information about area things to do to keep you busy this holiday season!


Thanksgiving is a special time, a time to enjoy a well-deserved break and spent quality time with close family and friends. You can do just that, and so much more, with a Thanksgiving getaway in Myrtle Beach. Whether you are just coming in for an extended weekend or are one of the beach’s many snowbird visitors, there’s one thing for certain – you won’t be short on things to do during Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving Dinner is inarguably the most anticipated aspect of this annual event and there are plenty of places near our properties that you can indulge in a decadent spread.


Here are a few guest favorites in the area that will be open for Thanksgiving:


California Dreaming | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 9pm | (843) 215-5255 thanksgiving buffet dinner plate

California Dreaming will be offering a decadent Thanksgiving feast at both Grand Strand locations. The dinner will include both honey ham and roast turkey, classic sides like sweet potato casserole, garlic green beans, mashed potatoes, and glazed carrots. Guests can then seal the deal with a generous slice of either pecan or pumpkin pie. Dinner includes a non-alcoholic drink and is priced at $19.95 / adults and $9.95 / children under 10. Carry out is available when you pre-order. Call (843) 215-5255 for the location closest to our resorts.


Carolina Roadhouse | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 10pm | (843) 497-9911

Indulge in a true low country style Thanksgiving feast at Carolina Roadhouse. This South Carolina classic is offering a homemade holiday meal from 11am – 10pm. Dinner will include slow roasted turkey, carved ham, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, glazed carrots, mashed potatoes and gravy, herbed stuffing, and pecan or pumpkin pie. Prices are $19.95 / adults and $9.95 for children under 10. Reservations are recommended. Call (843) 497-9911 for more information.


Captain George’s | Thanksgiving Dinner 11:30am – 9pm | (843) 916-2278

Captain George’s Seafood Restaurant, located at 29th Avenue North, will be open from 11:30am – 9pm for Thanksgiving dinner. The dinner will be an upscale buffet full of traditional holiday offerings combined with some of the area’s freshest seafood dishes. Items will include turkey and ham, fresh oysters, shrimp and scallops, fried chicken, crab legs, and plenty of sides and desserts to fill you up. The price is $34.99/adult and $18.99/for children ages 5-12. Call (843) 916-2278 for more information.


Greg Norman’s Australian Grille | Thanksgiving Dinner 12pm – 9pm | (843) 361-0000

Enjoy decadent cuisine with even better views of Greg Norman’s Australian Grill. Another great option for the non-turkey lovers in your group, Greg Norman’s will offer a set menu with both classic Thanksgiving features and traditional fine dining options. Guests can enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner plate, a fresh catch plate, or a steak feature plate in addition to several appetizers and dessert options. Each item is priced separately. There will also be live jazz. Call (843) 361-0000 for more information.


Gulfstream Café | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 8pm | (843) 651-8808

pumpkin pie thanksgiving dessert

Scenic, waterfront views and a mouthwatering feast are just two things guests can look forward to at Gulfstream Café. Located just a short drive south on the peninsula of Garden City, the location of this restaurant gives guests near panoramic water views of the Atlantic and Murrells Inlet marsh. Dinner is available from 11am – 8pm and will include roast turkey, glazed ham, sweet potato casserole, cornbread, green beans, and much more. Prices are $19.95 / adults or $9.95 for children under 9. Call (843) 651-8808 for information and reservations.


Hard Rock Café | Thanksgiving Dinner 12pm – 6pm | (843) 946-0007

Enjoy a festive feast fit for a rock star at Hard Rock Café. This iconic Broadway at the Beach restaurant is serving a tasty Thanksgiving buffet from 12pm – 6pm. The buffet will include a full spread of all your holiday favorites – turkey, honey ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean casserole, sweet potato soufflé, and plenty of sweet treats as well. Prices are $25.95 / adults, $11.95 / children aged 4-10, and free for guests 3 and under. Call (843) 946-0007 for more information.


Hook & Barrel | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 4pm | (843) 839-5888

Head to Hook & Barrel for a delicious Thanksgiving buffet featuring turkey and all of the traditional sides. Prices are $38 / per person, $16 / children under 12. Call (843) 839-5888 for more details.


House of Blues | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 7pm | (843) 913-3746

Kick back and relax in Myrtle Beach’s coolest live music and restaurant venue! The House of Blues Restaurant & Bar will be serving a casual Thanksgiving buffet that will be well stocked with all of the holiday essentials. Buffet items will include top round and turkey carving stations, jambalaya, cornbread stuffing, southern style veggies, and plenty of desserts. The price is $34 / adults and $16 / children ages 4 – 10. Call (843) 913-3746 for more information.


Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse | Thanksgiving Dinner 12pm | (843) 839-0777

sliced honey ham for thanksgiving dinner

Experience a non-traditional Thanksgiving experience at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse. True to form, guests will be able to experience an array of Brazilian style meats that will be carved table-side. Additionally, Rioz will still serve family-style sides and offer a full array of hot and cold buffet items like their famous salad bar, chilled shrimp, assorted hors-d’oeuvres, and much more. Call (843) 839-0777 for more information.


Ruth’s Chris | Thanksgiving Dinner | (843) 839-9500 

If white linens and silver are what you seek, opt for a fancy feast at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse. This fine dining chain is offering a lavish three-course meal that is sure to please even the most selective palate. Start with your choice of appetizers – seafood gumbo or house or Caesar salad, and then enjoy an entrée dish of roast turkey, herbed dressing, homemade gravy, and your choice of side. Then, finish up with a generous slice of pumpkin cheesecake with vanilla bean ice cream. Prices are $39.95 / adults and $12.95 for children under 12. Call (843) 839-9500 for information and reservations.


Wahoo’s Fish House | Thanksgiving Dinner 11am – 5pm | (843) 651-5800

Take in the spectacular inlet views as you enjoy a mouthwatering Thanksgiving feast at Wahoo’s Fish House. This MarshWalk favorite is offering a Thanksgiving buffet that will include holiday classics, like turkey and succulent sides, and MarshWalk favorites, like classic seafood staples, steak options, and more. Call (843) 651-5800 for more information.


Croissant’s Bistro & Bakery | Holiday Catering | (843) 448-2253

thanksgiving dinner plateIs enjoying Thanksgiving dinner in the comfort of your condo a little more appealing? If so, order your full spread from Croissants Bistro & Bakery! This family owned and operated eatery is offering a full catering menu to meet all of your turkey day needs. Offerings include roasted turkey, fresh herb dressing, homemade cranberry sauce, butternut squash soup, sweet potato casserole, green bean casserole, pecan pie, pumpkin cheesecake, and so much more! Guests can mix and match items to create the perfect holiday meal. Call (843) 448-253 for more information.


Cracker Barrel | Holiday Catering | (843) 916-8241

If you are seeking a true, home-style Thanksgiving meal, look no farther than Cracker Barrel – an American Classic. A full meal for 6 will only set you back $67.99 and includes a full roasted turkey, sugar cured ham, cornbread dressing, gravy and cranberry relish, freshly baked bread, and your choice of three hearty sides. Other sides and desserts can also be added on for an additional charge. Orders must be placed at least 24 hours in advance. Call (843) 916-8241 to place your order.


Be sure to check our generous Myrtle Beach Resort deals and book your Thanksgiving stay today!