1-800-314-8060 - Coral Beach
1-888-889-4037 - Sea Crest
1-800-211-6947 - Holiday Pavilion


Mini Golf Myrtle Beach Balls

If you want to mini golf Myrtle Beach while on vacation, we know that finding the right spot can easily overwhelm. After all, Myrtle Beach is the Mini Golf Capital of the World and there are tons of mini golf locations on the Grand Strand.

We’ve made it easy and put together the top mini golf Myrtle Beach spots. Lucky for you these locations happen to be just a short drive from each of our Myrtle Beach Resort locations!


Short Drive From Coral Beach Resort & Suites

Cancun Lagoon Golf

Visit the ancient Mayan ruins and mini golf Cancun Lagoon. This course features 2  indoor and outdoor courses. Bonus: they have air conditioning, so you and your family can take a break from the sweltering heat. You can’t miss this spot –just look for the 50ft tall Mayan pyramid off of South Kings Hwy.  For hours, ticket pricing, and more be sure to check out ParadiseAdventureGolf.com.

Shipwreck Island

Explore Shipwreck Island and it’s castaways of The Myrtle Maiden as you mini golf! This family-fun location features hidden treasure and circling sharks as you putt 18 holes. This putt-putt course is beautiful with it’s blue waterfalls, tropical flowers, and decor. For more information and coupons to play visit MyrtleBeachFamilyGolf.com.


Short Drive From Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort

Mt. Atlanticus Minotaur Goff

Come explore one of the most intricate and fascinating mini golf Myrtle Beach locations! Mt. Atlanticus is home to two challenging 18 hole courses: The Minotaur and The Conch. There is no shortage of fun as you ascend Mt. Atlanticus and putt away. Sink a hole-in-one on the 19th hole and win a Lifetime Pass to play! Visit MyrtleBeachMiniGolf.com for more information and ticket pricing.

Jurassic Mini Golf

Take a step back into prehistoric times as you putt your way through Jurassic Golf! Shriek as you play next to the philosoraptor or the T-rex. You and your family will play in caves, through smoke, and more! This mini golf spot is right off of South Kings Highway and only a short drive from Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort.


Short Drive From Holiday Pavilion Resort on the Boardwalk

Captain Hook’s Adventure Golf

Join the Lost Boys and have a mini golf adventure in Neverland! Dodge Captain Hook and his fellow pirates as you and your family play this 18 hole course! Creep through the skull cave, wave to the mermaids, and find Peter Pan all while having fun. For pictures of this course, click here.


 Are you ready for your best beach vacation to date? 2018 is off to a fantastic start and the summer shows no sign of slowing down any time soon.

Take a break from the beach and enjoy some of the great local events that Myrtle Beach has to offer, many of which can be enjoyed completely free of charge or close to it.

Here’s a roundup of the top events near our Myrtle Beach Resorts for the month of June – let us know your favorites!


Hot Summer Nights | Myrtle Beach Boardwalk | Ongoing

Grab the family and head over to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk – THE place to be this summer for live entertainment and family fun! Hot Summer Nights is a summer-long festival that features several free events throughout the week. This year’s schedule includes:

·      Monday – Kidz Carnival

·      Wednesday – Live Entertainment Plyler Park & 9th Avenue Stage; Fireworks

·      Friday – Live Entertainment

·      Saturday – Fireworks

·      Sunday – Live Entertainment Plyler Park & 9th Avenue Stage


The Boardwalk will come to life in the evenings with free family fun. Just head to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk to see what all the buzz is about! 


hotdog at baseball game

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball | Ongoing

Are you ready for an action-packed night on the town? Baseball season is in full swing and you won’t want to miss out on the fun! The Pelicans are a minor league affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Tickets start as low as $7 / person, making it very affordable, and the ballpark offers several promotions throughout the week, including:

·      Monday – Half-Off Hunger Monday – ½ Price Ticket with Donation

·      Tuesday – $2 Tacos & Tallboys – $2 tacos and $2 16 oz. cans from 6 pm – 8 pm

·      Wednesday – Weiner Wednesday – BOGO Hebrew National hot dogs all night long

·      Thursday – Thirsty Thursday – $1 Bud and Bud Light drafts from 6 pm – 8 pm

·      Friday – Beer, Brats, and Baseball – $2 craft drafts from 6 pm — 8 pm and BOGO sausages

In addition to weekly promotions, the Pelicans also host pre-game autograph sessions, post-game fireworks, theme nights, and more! Visit the Myrtle Beach Pelicans website for tickets and more information.


Summer Nights | Broadway at the Beach | Ongoing

If your crew is looking to enjoy a night out on the town, look no farther than Broadway at the Beach! This family-friendly outdoor venue is home to a wide array of fabulous attractions, dining, and entertainment. In addition to all of the year-round offerings, Broadway will also host a wide array of free family fun throughout the summer. Visitors can look forward to strolling street performers, stages with live entertainment, family activities like crafts, face painting, magicians, performances from the Ripley’s Ruckus crew, weekly fireworks, and so much more. Just head to Broadway at the Beach after a busy beach day to see what all the buzz is about!


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Movies Under The Stars | Market Common | Ongoing 

Save a few bucks and enjoy some well-deserved quality time with family and friends by catching a free flick at Market Common.  Every other Wednesday night, Valor Park will host a drive-in style movie in their open-air field. Guests just need to bring a few blankets and chairs and settle in for a great night of entertainment. Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase if you need a few munchies. This year’s lineup includes:

  • Wonder – June 13th
  • Paddington 2 – June 27th
  • A Dog’s Purpose – July 11th
  • Cars 3 – July 25
  • Despicable Me 3 – August 8th


Carolina Country Music Fest | Downtown Myrtle Beach | June 7th – 10th

Dust off those dancing boots and grab your tickets to the biggest music event on the east coast. The Carolina Country Music Fest is returning to the Grand Strand and promises to be bigger and better than ever. Headliners for the 2018 concert include Zac Brown Band, Toby Keith, Luke Bryan, Cole Swindell, Brett Young, Old Dominion, and many more.  Where else can you enjoy this many great artists in one action-packed weekend? Tickets are still available online – be sure to grab your tickets and book your hotel soon!


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Festa Italiana | The Market Common | June 29th – July 1st

Enjoy a true taste of Italy at this scrumptious local food festival. Festa Italiana has become an annual tradition and is a favorite among visitors and locals alike! Admission allows access to a wide array of vendors and entertainment. Activities will include games and crafts, face painting, live entertainment, and a spaghetti eating contest. And, it wouldn’t be an Italian festival without a festive Italian feast! Nosh on everything from meatballs, homemade pasta, sausage and peppers, and cannolis – just like mama used to make.



What Myrtle Beach event are you most looking forward to during your June vacation? 


Often touted as one of the top family destinations in Myrtle Beach, it’s not hard to see why Coral Beach Resort is so popular. This family-centric oceanfront resort enjoys a prime location along the south end of Myrtle Beach, close to all of the exciting area attractions and events. And, the generous array of accommodation styles and on-site amenities make it easy to call Coral Beach your home away from home while on vacation.


Coral Beach Resort Accommodations

Couples and families alike find it easy to pick the perfect room to meet any needs. Room selections include: 

Oceanfront Room at Coral Beach Resort

·      Oceanview Rooms – Available with 2 queen beds or 1 king bed / Sleeps 4 adults, 1 child  / 375 square feet

·      Oceanview Efficiency – 2 queen beds / Sleeps 4 adults, 1 child  / 375 square feet

·      Oceanfront King Suite – 1 king bed, 1 murphy bed / Sleeps 4 adults, 1 child / 517 square feet

·      Oceanfront Family Suite – 2 queen beds, 1 murphy bed / Sleeps 4 adults, 2 children / 517 square feet

·      Oceanfront One Bedroom Condos – Available with 1 king bed & 1 murphy bed or 2 queen beds & 1 murphy bed / 5 adults, 2 children / 620 square feet

Each guest room comes fully stocked with everything you could need for a comfortable stay – linens, updated furnishings, flat screen TVs, and more. Units with kitchens will also come with pots and pans, silverware, dishes, glasses, and utensils to make meal prep a breeze. Additionally, each unit offers a private balcony with a small seating area for guest enjoyment. What could be better than a cup of coffee during sunrise or dinner al fresco?


Coral Beach Resort Amenities

There is no doubt that Coral Beach Resort offers some of the best family amenities across the Grand Strand. You won’t have to venture far to find plenty of entertainment for guests of all ages.

coral beach resort water park

The Coral Beach Resort Waterpark is without a doubt the top water amenity offered and is a favorite among our smallest guests. The Coral Beach Waterpark offers a silly submarine, splash buckets, rainmakers, a sunken pirate ship, and many other fun and interactive elements, all located in a kid-friendly wading pool on our outdoor pool deck. The waterpark is situated near other water amenities, like the oceanfront lazy river, outdoor pool deck, and several outdoor Jacuzzis. Additionally, Coral Beach offers a full indoor pool facility that is open year-round for off-season guests or for enjoyment during a rare rainy beach day.

Need to grab a bite to eat? If so, be sure to check out one of the Four On-Site Dining Options located just a few steps from your room. Atlantis Restaurant is known for serving up piping hot breakfast each morning while the Coral Bean Café is a great place to grab a Starbucks Coffee or a quick meal to-go. If you are out and about on the beach, stop by the Splash Oceanfront Bar & Grill to indulge in all of your favorite beach fares – like burgers, sandwiches, fried baskets, gourmet hot dogs, ice cream, and more. Or, if you are looking to unwind after a busy day, stop by the Ocean 6 Bar & Lounge for a few light hors-d’oeuvres and refreshing cocktails.

Other on-site amenities available to guests include seasonal on-site entertainment and a kids club, the recently renovated fitness room, and the Resort Shoppe.


Near Coral Beach Resort

Coral Beach’s convenient Ocean Boulevard location is close to a wide array of local attractions and dining. Take a look at a few of the area draws located near our resort:

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·      Family Kingdom Amusement Park & Oceanfront Waterpark

·      Broadway at the Beach

·      Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball

·      Broadway Grand Prix

·      Market Common

·      Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Downtown

·      Legends In Concert

·      Palace Theatre

·      Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

·      Several putt-putt and professional Myrtle Beach golf courses

Additionally, Coral Beach is only a two-mile drive from the Myrtle Beach airport, making it easily accessible for out of town guests who fly in.


Want to learn more about Coral Beach Resort?

Call 1-800-314-8060 to speak directly with one of our hotel representatives or you can check current specials online to start planning your stay!


Mother’s Day is fast approaching – are you looking for the best way to spoil mom while at the beach? There are plenty of ways to show the special lady in your life how much you love her!


This year, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 13th. Whether you are a local looking to treat mom with a little stay-cation or you are from out of town and want to splurge on a beach getaway, Myrtle Beach offers plenty of ways to spoil Mom. 


Check out our top Mother’s Day weekend recommendations!


Day Spa Experience


Massages, makeup, and manicures – oh my! What’s not to love about being pampered? Check out one of these local day spas and find the perfect spa package. From massages to nails, hair, and more – we’ve got you covered:

 Myrtle Beach Spa for Mother's Day

·      Dulce Lusso Salon & Spa | Market Common | (843) 839-2655

·      Déjà vu Salon & Spa | 20th Avenue South | (843) 902-9581

·      Celestial Spa on Cloud 9 | 21st Avenue North | (843) 997-7440

·      Awaken Your Senses | North Oak Street | (843) 333-7776

·      The Spa on Broadway | Broadway Street | (843) 448-6750

·      Mystic Garden Day Spa | 21st Avenue North | (843) 449-2247

·      Majestic Massages & Day Spa | North Oak Street | (843) 742-3360



Myrtle Beach Shopping


Whether you want to take mom shopping personally or would prefer to pick up a few gift cards and let her pick out exactly what she wants, here are a few popular shopping hotspots in Myrtle Beach:


·      The Market Common – Upscale outdoor shopping venue located off Farrow Parkway, south Myrtle Beach

·      Coastal Grand Mall – Traditional indoor shopping mall experience, located off Highway 17 bypass near Highway 501

·      Broadway at the Beach – Outdoor attractions, dining, and shopping complex in the heart of Myrtle Beach between 29th Avenue North and 21st Avenue North off Highway 17 Bypass

·      Tanger Outlets – Two locations, one off Highway 17 towards North Myrtle Beach and another off Highway 501 as you are coming to Myrtle Beach; a collection of outlet stores for value shopping

·      Barefoot Landing – North Myrtle Beach outdoor entertainment and shopping venue

·      Myrtle Beach Boardwalk – Downtown Myrtle Beach, a collection of local beach and specialty shops scattered throughout the area.

·      Hammock Shops – Located south of Pawleys Island, a collection of local specialty shops



Family Fun in Myrtle Beach


Spend time together as a family this Mother’s Day at one of these family-friendly hotspots:

 Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach

·      Ripley’s Aquarium | Broadway at the Beach | (800) 734-8888

·      Family Kingdom Amusement Park | Ocean Boulevard | (843) 626-3447

·      Broadway Grand Prix | Broadway at the Beach | (843) 839-4080

·      Myrtle Beach Pelican’s Baseball | Broadway at the Beach | (843) 918-6000

·      Brookgreen Gardens | Murrells Inlet | (843) 235-6000

·      Myrtle Beach SkyWheel | Myrtle Beach Boardwalk | (843) 839-9200

·      Mini-Golf | Various Locations

·      Myrtle Beach Boardwalk – restaurants, shops, attractions, & more!


Many Myrtle Beach area attractions either offer discounts for children or will be offering special deals for Mother’s Day weekend. 


Mother’s Day Dining


Want to treat mom to a meal fit for a king– er – queen? If so, check out these local restaurants that come highly recommended:

 Mother's Day Brunch in Myrtle Beach

·      Tupelo Honey Café – Located at Market Common, this area restaurant serves southern cuisine with a modern twist. (843) 315-3780

·      Croissants Bistro & Bakery – French cuisine with a distinctive southern flair, two locations, one on the corner of Robert Grissom Parkway and 38th Avenue and the other off of North Kings Highway and 82nd Avenue North. (843) 448-2253

·      Aspen Grille – Fresh seafood and hand-cut chops in an upscale setting, located along Kings Highway near 52nd Avenue North. (843) 449-9191

·      Chestnut Hill – Upscale steak and seafood restaurant with an award-winning Sunday brunch, located along North Kings Highway towards North Myrtle Beach. (843) 449-3984

·      Fire & Smoke Gastropub – Upscale tapas restaurant that serves up an eclectic array of creative dishes, located off Kings Highway at 78th Avenue North. (843) 449-0085

·      Gulfstream Café – Spectacular ocean and inlet views and a killer brunch, located south in Garden City. (843) 651-8808

·      The Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro – Located in a charming old Victorian House in Little River, The Brentwood serves up traditional French cuisine and award-winning wines. (843) 249-2601

·      House of Blues Restaurant & Bar – Eclectic menu created by celebrity chef Aaron Sanchez, Crossroads offers a casual atmosphere and an amazing gospel brunch every Sunday. (843) 272-3000

·      SeaBlue Restaurant – Upscale cuisine in a modern atmosphere, located along Highway 17 North in North Myrtle Beach. (843) 249-8800

·      The Melting Pot – Fondue restaurant with a variety of savory and sweet options, located along Kings Highway near 52nd Avenue North. (843) 692-9003

·   The Parson’s Table – Upscale dining with a variety of seafood and American dishes, located along Highway 17 North in Little River. (843) 249-3702

Several restaurants will also be serving a special Mother Day brunch on Sunday: House of Blues Restaurant & Bar, Wicked Tuna, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, The Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bar, and Gulfstream Cafe. 


Looking for a Myrtle Beach Resort for Mother’s Day? View our current resort rates & book early to save on your Mother’s Day getaway! 


We want to know – how are you going to spoil your mom this Mother’s Day?


Spring has sprung and the area is blooming with exciting events. Whether you are in town for spring break or for a weekend getaway you are sure to find plenty of local events to fill your time. Get out and enjoy the spring beach weather with these area events!


April Events in Myrtle Beach


Myrtle Beach Pelicans Opening Weekend | Pelicans Stadium | April 5th

hotdog at a baseball gameTake your family out to the ballgame and grab tickets to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans opening weekend! The birds will take on the Frederick Keys for a four-game opening series beginning Thursday, April 5th through Sunday, April 8th. The Pelicans will then host the Winston-Salem Dash for a three-game homestand from Monday, April 9th through Wednesday, April 11th. In case you haven’t been, Pelicans baseball games are fun for the whole family and include tons entertainment throughout the evening to keep everyone engaged. Visit the Pelicans website or call (843) 918-6000 for more information or tickets.


44th Annual Art in the Park | Valor Park & Chapin Park | April 7th – 8th & April 14th 15th

Get out and enjoy the spring weather and check out art from across the nation at the April Art in the Park event. Hundreds of exhibitors will set up shop for two days at Valor Park at The Market Common and Chapin Park next to the Myrtle Beach Library to showcase their finest work – varying from handmade jewelry, woodwork, and sculpture to metal work, paintings, and much more. Art in the Park will take place at Valor Park April 7th and 8th and at Chapin Park April 14th and 15h. The art show kicks off at 10 am and runs through 4 pm. Call (843) 446-3830 for more information.


Blues & Jazz Fest | La Belle Amie Vineyard | April 8th

Kick back and enjoy the sultry sounds of spring at La Belle Amie’s Blues & Jazz Fest. This lively event will feature live entertainment, tasty treats from The Vineyard Grill, complimentary vineyard tours, and plenty of wine – of course! This event runs from noon until 5 pm and is only $8 to attend. Call (843) 399-9463 for more information.


13th Annual Myrtle Beach Film Festival | The Market Common | April 16th – 21st

moviegoers enjoying a movieFilm fanatics or just those looking to experience something a little different can take advantage of the 13th Annual Myrtle Beach Film Festival. This annual event takes place at Stone Theatres at The Market Common and will feature works from filmmakers from across the globe. Aside from viewing award-winning films, there are several other film festival related events taking place throughout the week. Tickets may be purchased individually or all-access passes are available. Call (843) 497-0220 for more information.


Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival | Downtown Myrtle Beach | April 20th – 22nd

Come one, come hungry to the Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival at the Pavilion Place between 8th and 9th avenues north in downtown Myrtle Beach! This oceanfront foodie fest will feature over 30 food trucks serving mouthwatering concoctions and delectables from seafood, barbecue, Italian offerings, cocktails, desserts, and Latin cuisine! You’re not going to want to miss this unique culinary festival. The festival kicks off on Friday, April 20th from 6 pm to 10 pm and runs Saturday, April 21st from 11 am to 10 pm and Sunday, April 22nd from 11 am to 6 pm. Admission is free to the public.


Horry County Fair | Myrtle Beach Speedway | April 20th  – 29th

myrtle beach carnival ridesCarousels, cotton candy, and clowns – oh my! The Horry County Fair is coming to town and you won’t want to miss out on all of the family-friendly fun and adventure. This annual event features tons of exciting rides, live entertainment, and plenty of foods on a stick and other classic fair favorites. Gate admission is only $5 / adults, $3 / children 5-11, and free for the youngest guests. Ride tickets may be purchased individually or guests can purchase an unlimited ride wristband. Call (843) 236-0500 for more information.


What Spring Myrtle Beach events you most looking forward to?


Spring is right around the corner and the area is beginning to bloom with exciting events! Ok, puns aside, there really are tons of great area activities happening in Myrtle Beach during the month of March to help you shake off your winter woes and get out and enjoy the rapidly improving outdoor weather.

Enjoy our full rundown of March area events in Myrtle Beach!


Myrtle Beach Marathon | Myrtle Beach | Saturday, March 3rd

The Myrtle Beach Marathon is one of the east coast’s flattest and fastest courses, encompassing a full marathon, half marathon, 5k, and kids’ fun run. The excitement begins with an expo on Thursday, March 1 and a family fun run at Grande Dunes Resort. Marathon participants will receive a commemorative shirt, and full, half, relay, and 5k runners will receive a commemorative tumbler. For more information, visit the Myrtle Beach Marathon website.

a pulled pork sandwich

Surfside BBQ Festival | Surfside Drive | Saturday, March 10th

Come one, come all… and come hungry! The annual Surfside BBQ Festival is the first weekend in March and you won’t want to miss out on the finger-licking fun. The festival kicks off on Saturday, March 10 from 10 am – 4 pm. The event will include live entertainment from local favorite the Josh Brannon Band, a children’s area with inflatables and games, and plenty of food and retail vendors. Call (843) 650-9548 for more information.

Run to the Sun Car Show | Myrtle Beach | Thursday, March 15th – Saturday, March 17th

The Run to the Sun Car Show is a three-day extravaganza featuring hundreds of classic cars from around the country. Over $100,000 will be given away through door prizes, cash prizes, and prizes to best in show! Proceeds benefits various national and local organizations including the Grand Strand Miracle League. If you’re looking to register your hot-rod or classic muscle car, registration starts at $40. For more information, head to the Run to the Sun Car Show website.

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North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival | Saturday, March 17th

For some St. Patrick’s Day family fun, head to North Myrtle Beach for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival, bringing in nearly 30,000 spectators a year! The parade starts the day at 9 am, and plenty of fun after with three stages of live music, a children’s area with amusements and exciting rides at 11 am. Various local vendors will be available throughout the day. For more details, call (843) 2805570.

9th Annual Irish Fest | Saturday, March 17th

The 9th Annual Irish Fest will feature family-friendly activities and fun! Located at Valor Park at the Market Common, guests will enjoy delicious beer, local vendors, live entertainment and music from the likes of The Paul Grimshaw Band, The Jebb Mac Band, and Conway Celtic Pipers, kids activities like inflatables and face painting, and more. For more information, contact (843) 267-7443.

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“Remember When” Oldies Fest | La Belle Amie Vineyard | Saturday, March 24th

Enjoy a trip down memory lane at the “Remember When” Oldies Fest at La Belle Amie Vineyard! Located just a short drive north of the quaint city of Little River, La Belle Amie offers a scenic location for this lively event. The festival kicks off at noon and will include live music, succulent snacks, complimentary vineyard tours, and seasonal wine tastings. The fun runs through 5 pm so grab a few friends and settle in for an afternoon of dining, drinking, and dancing.


Still looking for something to do in Myrtle Beach this March? Check out Myrtle Beach’s top attractions and thrilling live entertainment options!



Are you planning a Valentine’s Day evening in Myrtle Beach? If so, look no further! We’ve compiled a complete list of Valentine’s Day dinners and special events for the Myrtle Beach area. Be sure to also check out our generous hotel deals and start planning your perfect weekend getaway!


Myrtle Beach Valentine’s Day Guide


Valentine’s Day Dinners


The Melting Pot | (843) 692-9003

Nothing screams “romance” quite like fondue and The Melting Pot offers the perfect place to enjoy this decadent treat. Their unique and interactive dining experience consists of 5 courses. Their special Valentine’s Day menu includes: an appetizer, salad, cheese fondue, entrée, and chocolate fonduechocolate fondue dessert. The 5-course fondue experience can be enjoyed for only $69 / person or you can upgrade to the VIP experience for $190 / couple. Call (843) 692-9004 for information and reservations.



Valentine’s Day Bonfire at La Belle Amie | (843) 399-9463

What could be better than an afternoon spent with friends and that special someone while enjoying great music, great food, and great wine? You can do just that, and much more, at the Valentine Bonfire on Saturday, February 17 at La Belle Amie Vineyards located just up the road in Little River. The fun kicks off at noon and will run until 5pm. The event will include casual fare from The Vineyard Grill (burgers, hot dogs, and sausages, cheese and fruit trays, sides, etc.), tastings of current seasonal wine selections, and live entertainment from the Stringwood Trio. The cost of only $5 / person or free if you bring 2-canned items for donation and wine tastings are only $5 for 6 samples and a souvenir glass. Call (843) 399-9463 for more information or to save your spot.


Tupelo Honey Café | (843) 315-3780

“Chicken fried love” is the tagline for this tasty, and somewhat unique, Valentine’s weekend special, hosted by Tupelo Honey Café. This Market Common eatery is a regional favorite and is known for offering a sophisticated approach to traditional southern fare. Take a casual approach to fried chicken and champagnefried chicken dinner and champagne romance with the “chicken fried” special, which offers two options. “Love for one” includes a fried chicken dinner plate and a glass of champagne for only $20. “Love for two” offers two fried chicken dinner plates, a dessert for sharing, and a bottle of champagne for only $55. Every lady present will also receive a daisy (while supplies last). Call (843) 315-3780 for more information or reservations.


TBonz Grill | (843) 272-7111

Craving a great steak at a price that won’t break the bank? If so, look no farther than TBonz Grill. These steak experts have concocted a Valentine’s special that is both decadent and affordable. Valentine’s Day will feature a 3-course dinner $26.96 per person. Guests will enjoy a fresh salad, filet mignon, and crabcake or seafood pasta, and chocolate covered strawberry cheesecake. These deals will only be offered on Valentine’s Day (Wednesday, February 14th). Call (843) 272-7111 for information and reservations.


Wicked Tuna | (843) 651-9987

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one at Wicked Tuna in Murrells Inlet with a two-course meal of delectable options. Select the first course of delicious seafood bites like calamari, rock shrimp, and grouper bites. Enjoy a second course from a selection of alfredo combinations like shrimp, lobster, and chicken, a plate of schezuan snapper, and Tuscan filet medallions. This Valentine’s special is $75 for two.


Valentine’s Day Entertainment & Activities


Motor City Musical | GTS Theatre | (843) 765-4386

GTS Theatre, a newcomer to the Myrtle Beach entertainment lineup, is hosting a lively musical just in time for Valentine’s Day! Motor City Musical is a tribute to classic Motown music and will feature live renditions of classic hits from Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, and more. The show runs 90 minutes long from Wednesday, February 14th through Saturday, February 17th, making it perfect for a pre-or-post dinner excursion. Ticket prices start at $37.95 and can be purchased by calling (843) 765-4386 or by visiting the GTS Theatre website.


Rock Your Valentine | Hard Rock Café | (843) 940-0007

Looking to mix things up this Valentine’s Day? If so, enjoy a night out on the town at Broadway at the Beach and make sure Hard Rock Café is your first stop! The party starts at the updated Hard Rock Cafe in The Avenue section of Broadway at the Beach, with food and drink deals and giveaways that will keep you rocking all day long on Wednesday, February 14. Call (843) 940-0007 for more information.


Splash of Love Dinner | Ripley’s Aquarium | (843) 916-0888

Experience a bit of under the sea romance at the Ripley’s Aquarium! This popular destination is hosting their 4th Annual “Splash of Love” dinner, an exclusive event that allows guests to enjoy a decadent four-course dinner in an aquarium setting. Dinner is $89.99 (plus tax and gratuity) per couple and includes dinner, a long-stem rose, and one drink ticket. Or, guests can upgrade to the Tunnel of Love, which includes all of the above in addition to a box of chocolates and strolling musical entertainment for only $109.99 (plus tax and gratuity) per couple. You won’t want to miss out on this very special occasion! This event is offered February 14 from 7 pm – 10:00 pm. Call (843) 916-0888 ext. 3272 for information and reservations.


Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Valentine’s Events | Downtown Myrtle Beach

Head to one of the area’s most romantic destinations this Valentine’s Day – the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk! Many of the Boardwalk restaurants and shops are offering deep discounts to help you enjoy your adventure, including food and drink deals and merchandise discounts – some up to 50% off! Additionally, Plyler Park is hosting a carnival style event with live music, a kissing booth, camel rides for two, interactive games with prizes, and much more. Admission to this event is completely free and will take place over Valentine’s weekend. And, don’t forget to take advantage of some of the other great downtown attractions, like the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel and Second Avenue Pier.


Myrtle Beach Pelicans Valentine’s Packages | (843) 918-6077

Take him (or her) out to the ballgame with one of three Valentine’s Day packages from the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. These packages are designed as gifts, as the baseball league is currently closed for the season, but would make a great surprise for the sports lover in your life. Packages include a Suite Package ($150), a Clubhouse Package ($250), and an On-Field Package for $500! Interested parties can call (843) 918-6077 for more information.


Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament | (843) 543-9637

Loosen up a bit for this year’s V-Day and go back to being a kid again at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. Located just a short drive across the Intracoastal Waterway, this attraction is a family favorite and a great way to kick back and have some fun on a traditionally serious holiday. The show is offering a Valentine’s Day package priced at $110 / couple, which includes a lavish four-course meal, a signature photo from the event, a plush teddy bear, and two champagne glasses. Booking this deal is easy – just use the code VDAY18 when making reservations online for Valentine’s weekend. Call (843) 543-9637 for more information.



Wine & Design | North Myrtle Beach | (843) 272-2550

Explore your artistic side over Valentine’s Day weekend with a fun and fabulous wine & design class! These classes require no experience and are led by professionally trained artists. On February 14th, Wine & Design is hosting a couple’s afternoon and evening. This class will allow each person in the pair to paint their own canvas that will combine to make one painting when hung together. The price for this class is $60 / couple (BYOB, light hors d’ouevres includes). Call (843) 272-2550 for information and reservations.


Valentine’s Day Hotel Deals


We offer three unique oceanfront resorts that would be perfect for a Valentine’s Day getaway!


Holiday Pavilion Resort on the Boardwalk

Conveniently located along the iconic Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, this hotel is perfectly placed for downtown dining and dancing. Learn more about current Holiday Pavilion specials here


Sea Crest Resort

Sea Crest offers the perfect oceanfront oasis for the guest who truly wants to get away from it all. The south end location is close to area restaurants and attractions while the spacious, scenic rooms offer plenty of space and private balconies for enjoyment. See Sea Crest deals here.


Coral Beach Resort

On-site entertainment and dining are abundant at this popular family resort. Whether you are enjoying a romantic couples’ getaway or are enjoying time together as a family, check out the unique amenities and generous resort deals for Coral Beach here.



Where will you be dining this Valentine’s Day? Let us know!


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!

fireworks and sparkles for NYE

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

fresh seafood NYE dinner special

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 Garden By Candlelight at Brookgreen Gardens NYE

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:

Coral Beach Resort

Sea Crest Resort

Holiday Pavilion Resort on the Boardwalk



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!