If you are kick starting the New Year with a relaxing beach getaway you will not find a shortage of fun, family friendly events to take part in. January is full of local live music events, succulent food events, and festive family events so you are sure to find something to make everyone in your group happy. Check out what this January has in store:
Blues-A-Palooza – Every Saturday in January
Love live music? Head to the House of Blues, Myrtle Beach’s premier live music venue, to enjoy the soulful sounds of local jazz artists. This casual event takes place each Saturday during the month and will highlight a variety of local talent. The music starts at 9pm and goes until 11pm and is free to the public! Call (843) 272-3000 for more information.
Dick’s Last Resort Elvis Birthday Bash – January 8th
For a unique night out on the town, head north to Barefoot Landing for the festive event that honors the birthday of the King himself – Elvis. This annual event always draws a crowd and is fun for the whole family! There will be live music and an Elvis karaoke contest with a $200 cash prize. Elvis themed food and drink specials will also be available – call (843) 272-7794 for more information.
Restaurant Week – January 9th – 19th
Restaurant Week South Carolina is an eleven day state wide event that highlights the unique offerings of local restaurants around the state. Participating restaurants create special menus at discounted prices for this event and encourage visitors and locals to get out and try something new. The Myrtle Beach area has several restaurants that are participating, just visit the Restaurant Week website for more information.
Improv Musical Show – January 25th
Carolina Improv is proud to host a new event for the New Year – the Improv Musical Show. As the name suggests, this show will feature trained improv comedians who will integrate audience suggestions into musical numbers. This family friendly show is sure to keep your entire family laughing. The show takes place at Uptown Theater and begins at 7:30. Call (843) 272-4242 for more information or to purchase tickets.
Pajamas & Putt Putt – January 25th
Don’t fret over what to wear to this event – just throw on your favorite pajamas and head to Captain’s Hook mini-golf for a night of family fun. This Peter Pan themed putt putt park is hosting this annual event to benefit Habitat for Humanity. Registration begins at 10am and the games begin at 11am. There will be prize drawings and giveaways for the best golfers. Call (843) 650-8815 for more information.