Spring has definitely sprung in the Myrtle Beach area with temps in the upper 60s and 70s. In the blink of an eye temperatures will be in the 80s and some will be complaining about the heat. But vacationers to the area don’t mind the heat and they look forward to the warmer temperatures when it’s nice enough to go swimming. Whether you’re planning to take a dip in the swimming pool where you’re staying, or in the blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean, hot weather and swimming is what a vacation to coastal South Carolina is all about.
Some special events and super good deals are taking place around the area at this time of year. Kids can get in free at Alabama Theatre the entire month of April. The Alabama Theatre was recently voted the #1 Live Entertainment Theatre by Myrtle Beach visitors and locals, and was nominated for CMA Venue of The Year.
Don’t miss the 1st Annual Horry County Fair being held April 15-24, 2016 at the Myrtle Beach Speedway, 455 Hospitality Lane, Myrtle Beach. Come see the Robinson’s Racing Pigs, visit the Petting Zoo, ride some of the most amazing fair rides, enjoy free live entertainment, eat fair food, and shop the Vendors. Fair Gate Admission Kids 4 & Under- free! Adults $5 Senior Citizens 65+ $3 Military ID-$3. This year’s headliner concerts at the Myrtle Beach Speedway Amphitheater include Trace Adkins, Mike Posner, Montgomery Gentry, and Huey Lewis and The News.
After the long winter, shaggers are eager for the first outing of the year at the SOS Shaggers Spring Safari held from April 15-24, 2016. For 10 days the biggest adult party on the East Coast is held in North Myrtle Beach. A wide variety of activities are scheduled including popular bands along Main Street playing crowd favorites. Shag dance instructors will offer classes to those who are seeking to improve their skill or increase their repertoire of moves. As the sun sets the animals of the Safari come out to play in the clubs along Main Street and OD. On the last Saturday of SOS everyone meets on Main Street for the ACSC Club’s Parade.
The 13th Annual Spring Art Show and Sale will be held at the Seacoast Artists Gallery at 3032 Nevers Street, Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common. The judged show will run from April 15 through April 25 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 12-6 p.m. on Sunday. Artwork will include paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel and mixed media as well as fiber art, and 3 D by members of the Seacoast Artists Guild. All artwork on display in the show will be for sale to the public. Steven Bleicher, an award-winning artist, will be the judge for the Spring Art Show. An awards reception, open to the public, will take place on Saturday, April 16, from 4-6 p.m.
If you’re in need of accommodations for the period you’ll be visiting the area, take a look at what we have on the Booe Realty website. If we can assist you in any way please don’t hesitate to call.