Celebrate the New Year in style – beach style, that is! If you are lucky enough to be in Myrtle Beach for the ball drop there’s one thing for certain – you will not be short on things to do! From decadent dinner events to thrilling live entertainment and more, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy this New Year’s Eve.
Check out our roundup of the top ways to spend New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach:
New Year’s Eve Events
Corey Smith at House of Blues | (843) 272-3000
Lovers of live entertainment will definitely want to grab tickets to this exciting House of Blues event. Legendary performer, Corey Smith, will be back to help fans rock into the New Year. He will be performing favorites like “Drinkin’ Again” and “If I Could Do It Again” in addition to newer hits, all for the low ticket price of only $22 / person. Smith will be accompanied by Noah Guthrie. Doors open at 8 pm, the show will start at 9 pm – be sure to get tickets early as this show WILL sell out!
New Year’s Eve Party at Hard Rock Café | (843) 946-0007
Rock your way into the New Year with a live concert at Hard Rock Café. The band Diversity will hit the stage at 10 pm to get the party started. The event will also include a balloon drop and confetti cannons at midnight and complimentary party favors. General admission tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Reserved seating is also available for $50 / person and VIP tickets that include a 3-course meal are available for $290 / person. Call Hard Rock for info and reservations.
Comedy Cabana | (843) 449-4242
Start out the New Year with a night full of laughter at the Comedy Cabana. This year’s lineup includes performances from Jim Dailakis, Jay Moore, Eric Grady, and Cooter Douglas. Guests will be able to enjoy libations from a full grill and bar menu throughout the evening. The New Year’s Eve package also includes reserved seating, a gift certificate for a future show, a champagne toast, and much more. Tickets are $30 for general admission or $35 for preferred seating for the early show at 7:30 pm and $45 for general admission or $50 for preferred seating for the late show at 10:00 pm.
New Year’s Eve Blowout at 2001 Nightclub | (843) 449-9434
Hit the dance floor this NYE and ring in the New Year in style at 2001 Nightclub. The celebration will feature The Tim Clark Band for live music and entertainment. Call for more details on tickets and pricing.
New Year’s Eve Big M Casino Cruise | (843) 249-9811
Enjoy festive games and dancing this NYE with a scenic cruise aboard The Big M Casino Boat. The cruise will sail from 6:30 pm – 12:30 am and tickets are only $75 / person. Guests will be able to indulge in pass hors-d’oeuvres and a full dinner buffet in addition to a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and a live DJ throughout the evening. A cash bar and full slew of gambling games will also be available.
New Year’s Eve Dining
Greg Norman’s Australian Grille | (843) 361-0000
Enjoy decadent fare and gorgeous waterfront views this New Year’s Eve at Greg Norman’s Australian Grille. This Barefoot favorite will host live entertainment from Surfside from 9 pm – 1 am and will offer complimentary party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. The evening will also include a special NYE menu with dishes like butter-poached grouper with crab risotto, seared ribeye, cream of lobster soup, and more. Please call for reservations.
New York Prime | (843) 448-8081
New Year’s Eve is all about decadence and you can enjoy just that at New York Prime. The NYE menu includes three courses with selections including sea bass, New York strip or a center cut filet, New York cheesecake, and more. Dinner also includes a bottle of Piper-Heidsieck Brut to keep the mood light. The cost is $125 / person and reservations are recommended.
Myrtle Beach House of Blues Dinner & Dance | (843) 272-3000
Boogie your way into 2017 at the Dinner & Dance event hosted by the Myrtle Beach House of Blues. The evening will begin with a lavish four-course dinner. After dinner, dance the night away with live tunes from Chocolate Chip & Company Band, a wildly popular regional band. This package also includes 2 concert tickets to any show for the 2018 season, party favors, BOGO gospel brunch and murder mystery tickets, and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. What could be better than dinner and dancing all in one place?
Family Friendly New Year’s Eve Events
Brookgreen Gardens “Garden by Candlelight” Pre-Party | (843) 235-6000
Enjoy a truly enchanting New Year’s Eve at the “Garden by Candlelight” party at Brookgreen Gardens. This annual event is a favorite among visitors and locals alike – and it’s not hard to figure out why! The entire 9,100 square foot facility will be ornately decorated with hand-lit candles and holiday decorations. The evening will offer live entertainment from strolling magicians, beverages and light refreshments, and access to all of the garden exhibits. Tickets are $20 for non-members or $15 for members.
Noon Year’s Eve at Children’s Museum | (843) 946-9469
Smaller tykes want to celebrate New Year’s Eve too! And they can do just that at the Noon Year’s Eve party at the Children’s Museum of South Carolina from 9 am – 2 pm. Guests will enjoy special themed crafts and games throughout the morning and will have access to all of the regular museum exhibits. There will also be a balloon drop and kid-friendly toast at noon. This event is free with regular museum admission or a membership.
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament | (843) 543-9637
Enjoy lively entertainment surrounded by family and friends this NYE at Medieval Times. This dinner & tournament show will spice things up for the New Year with a completely new experience. The event will include a tour of the medieval museum of torture, a two-hour live show with knights, horses, and royalty, a lavish four-course meal, complimentary party favors, a DJ dance party, and a champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight. What a deal!
Southern Times Square at Market Common | (843) 839-3500
Seeking an event that the whole family can enjoy together? If so, check out the third annual Southern Times Square event at Market Common. This lively event will offer live entertainment from two local bands, a live feed from New York City’s Times Square event, two spacious beer gardens, roaming street entertainment, and a fireworks show to cap off the night. There will also be several street vendors available or guests can enjoy a decadent dinner at one of Market Common’s many fantastic local restaurants. This event runs from 7 pm – midnight and is free to attend.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Broadway at the Beach – 8 pm
Market Common – Midnight
New Year’s Eve Hotel Packages & Deals
Check out these premier hotel packages at our three resort properties: