Myrtle Beach Events

Myrtle Beach features many fantastic events throughout the year. The Grand Strand is more than a summer hot spot with festivals, parades, car shows and dinner theaters not to mention the beach, sunshine and much more! Anytime of the year is a great time for a vacation in Myrtle Beach!

Location: Myrtle Beach High School, 3032 Robert M Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Myrtle Beach Rotary presents an evening of Broadway classics during the 9th annual Broadway Spectacular. Special guests Capathia Jenkins, Hugh Panero and Morgan James will perform with the Long Bay Symphony this February in Bravo Broadway!

Location: Hot Fish Club, 4911 Hwy 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Shuckin’ on the Strand Oyster Roast presented by EdVenture is the Grand Strand’s largest oyster roast, open to the public and serving up oysters, food and fixins to sold-out crowds of over 500 attendees. The ninth annual Shuckin’ on the Strand Oyster Roast presented by EdVenture and hosted by gsSCENE and the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, from 12-4 p.m. at the Hot Fish Club at 4911 Highway 17 South Business in Murrells Inlet with live entertainment.

Attendance is limited and purchasing tickets in advance is recommended.

Location: Broadway at the Beach,1325 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join Broadway at the Beach with your family for the 16th Annual KidzTime Festival. Get ready for live performances, mascot appearances and more.

Location: The Half Shell, 4500 Hwy 17 Bypass South, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Join Surfrider at On the Half Shell Sunday, February 26th for the annual Oyster Roast and Bloody Mary Contest, with the best oysters, bloodies, vendors and music on the Strand for a great cause! Details and entry forms coming soon!

Location: The Marshwalk of Murrells Inlet, 4025 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

5:00 PM -

Come to our Fat Tuesday celebration for Marshi Gras on the MarshWalk, an event you do not want to miss. On Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 the MarshWalk will hold a costume parade led by Marshi Gras’ very own King and Queen. The parade will begin at Bovine’s at 7 p.m. then will take its course through the MarshWalk ending at The Wicked Tuna. Winners of the costume contest will be announced at The Wicked Tuna at 8.30pm. Giveaways of over $1,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded to the top four costumes. 

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Location: Myrtle Beach

All Day - All Day Event

Join us for the 20th anniversary running of one of the flattest and fastest races in South Carolina, the Myrtle Beach Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, Grande Dunes 5k and Family Fun Run!

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Location: Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive, Murrells Inlet, SC

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Dress up like your favorite Dr. Seuss character and celebrate Dr. Seuss Day at Brookgreen Gardens! The gardens have lots of fun activities planned for the day in conjunction with "Read Across America Day" and Dr. Seuss's Birthday celebration. 

This program is free with garden admission.



The Can-Am Days truly showcases Southern hospitality at its finest! Stay tuned for all the exciting details, and make your plans now to come and celebrate with us in 2017!

Location: Main Street North Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The 29th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade will be held on Main Street on Saturday, March 11, 2017. This one-day, rain or shine event brings approximately 30,000 to celebrate being Irish and welcome the coming of spring. A parade begins the day at 9:00 a.m., followed by three stages of live music and a children’s area with rides and amusements from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Along Main Street approximately 150 vendors will display their crafts, services, information, products, or serve a variety of treats.

Location: Former Myrtle Square Mall, 2501 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC

The 29th annual Run to the Sun Car Show, one of the largest in the Southeast, brings thousands of classic cars to Myrtle Beach for a weekend-long event.

In addition to bringing classic-car enthusiasts from around the country together, the show raises money for the Children's Miracle Network and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Last year's event raised $97,000 for the charities.



Location: The Market Common, 4017 Deville St., Myrtle Beach, SC

The second annual Myrtle Beach Highland Games and Heritage Festival will be held at The Market Common in March. The rain or shine event will feature athletic competitions, whiskey tastings, live music, Celtic shopping and so much more.

Men and women donning authentic kilts will compete in a number of athletic events during the Highland Games. Events include Clachneart, Heavy Weigh Throw, Light Weight Throw, Bramer Stone Throw, Sheaf Toss, Turning the Caber and the Weight Over Bar Toss. Ripley's will sponsor a Kid's Glen with groups for kids ages 6 to 12 and under 6.



Location: North Myrtle Beach, SC

Thousands of shaggers from all over the east coast gather each year at the end of April for the Society of Stranders Spring Safari in North Myrtle Beach.

Beach music lovers and shaggers from all over hit the road in search of wthe first outing of the season and their destination is the famous little strip of sand known as the Grand Strand.

For 10 days from April 21-30, 2017, the "biggest adult party on the East Coast" crashes into North Myrtle Beach with a wide variety of activities including tea parties, shag dancing, live music, mingling with friends and a huge parade.



Location: Downtown Conway, 3rd Avenue & Laurel Street, Conway, SC

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

This annual street festival in Downtown Conway, SC features arts, crafts, vendors, food, classic car show and craft beer tastings. Festival opens at 11 AM and vendors close at 6 PM. Rain or shine event. Admission is free.

Stay tuned for more details on the 2017 festival.


Location: Various

Myrtle Beach Bike Week® is A Riding Event.   Myrtle Beach Bike Week® has spread out over the past decade from North Myrtle Beach to Georgetown SC.   People come to Myrtle Beach Bike Week® to enjoy the rides / tours along the coastline of the Grand Strand, meet old friends and make new friends.   To enjoy great meals, in fantastic restaurants and the strands nationally acclaimed coastal attractions.   To enjoy to local bars and night clubs of the area.

Location: Main Street, North Myrtle Beach, SC

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Kickoff your summer in North Myrtle Beach during the month of May. The 12th annual Mayfest on Main® festival will feature some of the best live musical acts, art, craft and food vendors, a community stage and a children’s area. Bring a beach chair to this family event to enjoy a day on Main Street, Saturday, May 13, 2017. Browse local shops while strolling the street for one of a kind beach memories. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues until 6:00 p.m. You are sure to have a day full of fun with the family.

Location: Little River, SC

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Located on the beautiful Grand Strand; the Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast with attendance of more than 50,000. The festival will feature approximately 300 fine arts and crafts vendors, specialty food vendors, tremendous entertainment and a phenomenal children’s area.

Hit the road and drive up to North Myrtle Beach for Atlantic Beach Bike Week, also known as Black Bike Week. This motorcycle rally is held every year during Memorial Day weekend. Meet and greets, parties, live music and entertainment will be held throughout the weekend.

Location: Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, 14th Ave N to 2nd Ave N • Myrtle Beach, SC

The Native Sons Salt Games is Myrtle Beach's only competitive beach festival. This two-day event held on Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4 is an action-packed celebration of life at the beach where competitors test their skills against one another in the water and on the sand.

The 2017 schedule includes the Beach Bum 5K, Beach Brawl Wrestling Tournament, BLVD Blowout Skateboard Competition, and a Junior Beach Volleyball Tournament.


Location: Sit of Former Myrtle Beach Pavillion, 812 N. Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC

The Third Annual Carolina Country Music Fest is June 9-11, 2017 and the Thursday Night Kick Off Concert is Thursday, June 8, 2017.

This multi-day event brings together some of the biggest names in country music along with up and coming artists.

Our first headliner for CCMF 2017 is Kenny Chesney! Stay tuned for 30+ artists announcements! Last year for 2016, our headliners were Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line, Jake Owen, Cole Swindell, Kelsea Ballerini, Chase Rice and many more… and this year is only going to get bigger and better. Be sure to purchase your tickets now and save big!

Fathers and sons unite in "The Seaside Golf Capital of the World" for the 20th Annual National Father & Son Team Classic. This three-day family event has become the largest father-son golf event in the world. Last year's 54-hole competition drew over 900 players from 46 states and 7 foreign countries - 24 flights in all. Our motto at the Father & Son event is; Any man can be a Father but it takes someone special to be a dad. And that is why we allow any combination of players on a team as long as there is a generation gap between them and they do not need to be related.