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May Stays and Bike Weeks 2019
Posted by Hope Robbins | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Your Guide to Myrtle Beach in May

May is an exciting time to visit the Myrtle Beach area with the sun finally coming out from hibernation and the warm weather starting to roll in. It’s hard to keep up with all the events in between the bike festivals such as World Famous Blue Crab Festival, Veteran’s Appreciation activities, Mayfest on Main and so much more. With the beautiful Atlantic Ocean warming up and the cold weather disappearing, May is the perfect time to take a Myrtle Beach vacation. Here's your guide to Myrtle Beach in May.

#1 Harley Davidson Myrtle Beach Week

#2 Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally

#3 Mayfest on Main

#4 38th Annual Blue Crab Festival

#5 Road Wild 135 Race

#6 2019 Black Pearl Memorial Day and Bike Fest

#7 Military Appreciation Days

Why Stay in May?

The first of May sees thousands of Harley Davidson enthusiasts and other riders rolling in for the Harley Davidson’s Myrtle Beach Bike Week that ends with the Black Pearl Cultural Heritage and Bike Festival — formerly known Atlantic Beach Bikefest!It’s a great week of riding, along with other fun and festivities and ends with thousands of custom bikes and flashy cars cruising up and down the Grand Strand for the Black Pearl Cultural Heritage and Bike Fest!

#1 Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally

Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally is set for May 10-19, 2019 and will feature bike shows, vendors, tours and more around the Grand Strand. There will be hangouts like Jamin’ Leather, Beaver Bar, the Rat Hole, Suck Bang Blow, Myrtle Beach Speedway, Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar and many others.

#2 Mayfest on Main

Mayfest on Main is May 11th, 2019 The 14th Annual Mayfest on Main Festival will be held on Main Street, Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm. This one day rain or shine event brings approximately 15,000 to celebrate May and the beginning of summer.

#3 38th Annual Blue Crab Festival

38th Annual Blue Crab Festival will take place on May 18th, 2019 in Little River and run until May 19th. Located at the Historic Little River Waterfront, the World Famous Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast with attendance of about 50,000. The festival will feature live beach music, a kid’s zone, and approximately 300 arts and crafts, specialty food, and business expo vendors.

#5 Road Wild 135 Race

Road Wild 135 Race at the MB Speedway on May 11th, 2019. Road Wild 135 Race Presented by Whelen Engineering featuring Twin Races by NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Models (NWAAS) 40 Laps each race, Chargers 30 Laps, Super Trucks 40 Laps, Vintage 15 Laps.

#6 2019 Black Pearl Memorial Day and Bike Fest

2019 Black Pearl Memorial Day and Bike Fest will take place from May 24th to May 27th, 2019 (Memorial Day Weekend) in Atlantic Beach. During Memorial Weekend, people from all over the country travel here to join in festivities including: shopping, vendors, food, music, entertainment, shows, and much more!

#7 Military Appreciation Days

Military Appreciation Days takes place the whole month of May in various areas throughout the Grand Strand with a full schedule of events and parades.

In addition to all of the land activities, the deep blue sea is streaming with tons of fish varieties (Tuna, Wahoo and Mahi-Mahi) making their way down south as well as plenty of bottom fish (Snapper, Grouper and Sea bass), perfect for some Myrtle Beach fishing and making a meal to remember!

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