3 Events Happening in Myrtle Beach this Fall

3 Events Happening in Myrtle Beach this Fall
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Do you and your family have a vacation planned to come to Myrtle Beach this fall? If you do, then allow us to share with you some events that are happening around town. Staying with us in one of our Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow you and your family to stay close to the fun. Let’s look below at three events that are happening in Myrtle Beach this fall for you and your family to attend.

Brookgreen’s Annual Harvest Home Weekend

3 Events Happening in Myrtle Beach this Fall

Have you and your family ever been to Brookgreen Gardens before during the fall? If you haven’t, then you are going to be in for a treat on your next vacation. Happening on Saturday, October 3rd to Sunday, October 4th, 2020, Brookgreen Gardens will be holding their Annual Harvest Home Weekend. This is a fun-filled weekend that your family can do, such as their pumpkin patch and building a scarecrow together. There will be other fun activities that you can do while you are attending their Annual Harvest Home Weekend. Don’t miss this fun and exciting weekend with the family!

BooFest! at Barefoot Landing

BooFest! at Barefoot Landing has been one of our guests’ favorite events to attend every year. Many look forward to their vacations during October just to participate in this fun event. Join in the fun on Saturday, October 24th, from noon until 4:00 pm. BooFest! is free to attend and will have lots of fun activities for everyone in the family to enjoy. From live entertainment, balloon artists, and even a costume contest, you will enjoy the day together. Be sure to stay after the event or come back to show “Hocus Pocus” at 7:00 pm. Think of the new memories you will be able to make by enjoying BooFest! with the family.

Trick or Treat Time

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If you and your family will be staying with us during Halloween this year, then you don’t want to miss out on a few fun places to go. The first one that you will want to head on over to is Trick or Treat at Barefoot Landing, beginning at 5:00 through 7:00 pm. Many of the shops will be participating in handing out Halloween goodies to everyone. Be on the lookout for more fun Trick or Treating events happening around the Grand Strand this year!

While there are many other fun things that your family can do while you’re on vacation to Myrtle Beach this year, we wanted to share these events with you. If you haven’t booked your next Myrtle Beach vacation rental yet for you fall vacation, now is the time. We hope that you and your family will get to enjoy some of these events on your next vacation to the area.

Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach this Year

Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach this Year
Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach this Year

It’s hard to believe that it is almost March and that only means that St. Patrick’s Day will be here soon too. Staying with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort will keep you and your family close to the fun festive activities. Myrtle Beach has a lot of fun activities, parades and more to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. We wanted to share where some of those are happening this year below.

32nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival & Parade

Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach this Year

Who doesn’t love a good parade and festival when you come on vacation? This year join in the 32nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade on March 14th on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach. This event happens whether it is raining, or the sun is shining and can bring up to 40,000 people to join in the festivities. This year the parade will be 9:00 am and it’s going to be a great one to watch. After the parade come join in some live entertainment, kids’ activities and different rides to enjoy. There will also be around 150 vendors that will be displaying their products, treats, and crafts. What a great festival to attend with the family and make new memories together!

10th Annual Myrtle Beach Irish Fest

Have you and your family ever seen on tv the Irish dancers? What a great way then to come out to Market Commons and help celebrate the 10th Annual Myrtle Beach Irish Fest. On March 14th your family can experience some amazing live music, fun entertainment and even get to try out different Irish food & drinks. Let the kids play in the kids’ zone and get to experience some fun entertainment for them. The adults of course can enjoy some different drinks that you may only get to try during St. Patty’s Day at the festival. Enjoy together as a family as you wear all the green you can and enjoy some great family fun together.

Shamrock 5K Fun Run

Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach this Year

Another fun activity that your family can join in this St. Patrick’s Day is the Shamrock 5K fun run at Market Common. Beginning at 8:00 am is when your family can join in this fun and exciting fun run. This happens to be the 3rd Annual Shamrock 5K and is one that everyone needs to join in. Dress festive in Green and white and enjoy the great outdoors for the morning. Not only will there be the 5K run but there will also be a 1 Mile Fun Run as well. After the race, stay a while and enjoy the 10th Annual Myrtle Beach Irish Fest too beginning at 11:00 am with the family!

While there are other fun events happening in Myrtle Beach to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, these are the few we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t booked your next vacation to stay with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, now is time. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you help join in the St. Patrick’s Day fun in Myrtle Beach this year!

November Events You Can’t Miss in Myrtle Beach

November Events You Can’t Miss in Myrtle Beach
November Events You Can’t Miss in Myrtle Beach

Are you and your family headed to Myrtle Beach in November? If the answer is yes, then you are in for a treat. Coming down and take advantage of the wonderful cool weather and the fun things to do, is just what every family need. Staying with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort will keep your family close to where the fun is at. Let’s take a peek at some of the fun events that you can attend on your next vacation to Myrtle Beach.

Seafood Festival

November Events You Can’t Miss in Myrtle Beach

Kicking off the month of November this year is the Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival on Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd. This is a Grand festival that everyone should visit at least once while they are on vacation in the area. And what’s going to the beach without experiencing some fresh seafood? This festival is free to attend and will be on the oceanfront between 8th & 9th Avenues in Downtown Myrtle Beach, you will need to purchase food while you are there. Not only will the festival have delicious seafood, but will also have live music, activities for the kids and more. Go and enjoy this fun festival with the family and spend some quality time together at the beach!

Lighting of the Tree

Get into the holiday spirit before Thanksgiving and head over to Broadway at the Beach on Friday, November 16th. Beginning at 6:00 pm, the 25th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration kicks off for some fun. There will be live music and entertainment, things for the kids to enjoy and even a special visitor all the way from the North Pole. From singing Christmas carols to letting the kids dance to their hearts content, there is something for everyone. This event is free to attend is one you don’t want to miss!

13th Annual Myrtle Beach Turkey Trot

November Events You Can’t Miss in Myrtle Beach

Do you and your family love to get involved in fun runs at home on a holiday? If you do, then you don’t want to miss the 13th Annual Myrtle Beach Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day. Happening at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach is where your family can join in the fun. Don’t fret about how much turkey you may eat later that day because this run will make you ready to enjoy that amazing food. There will be several races going on that day including a 5K, 8K, 1-Mile Run and a Free Tot Trot for the kids. The race begins at 9:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm and is one you won’t want to miss this year.

While there are many other fun events happening during the month of November in Myrtle Beach, these are the few we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t made your vacation reservations with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, now is the time. We hope that your family will take advantage of the fun events coming next month while on your vacation.

Fall in Love with Myrtle Beach

Fall in Love with Myrtle Beach
Fall in Love with Myrtle Beach

Are you looking for a place that your family can take a nice fall getaway? We at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort can tell you why you must visit during the fall months. Besides the weather turning a little cooler and the kids are back in school, this time of the year is perfect to visit. From festivals to Halloween fun there is something for everyone to love. Let’s look below at a few of the events that can help you fall in love with Myrtle Beach.

Are we in Germany?

Fall in Love with Myrtle Beach

On October 11th & 12th is when you may think that you have traveled across the ocean to Munich, Germany. Your family will step into Myrtle Beach’s Oktoberfest that is happening at Market Common. Listen to the live music, taste the amazing food and let the kids enjoy activities. A few of the activities that can be done are inflatables, face-painting, picking out their own pumpkin and more. Fall in love with Myrtle Beach as you fall in love with celebrating Oktoberfest!

Become a Firefighter for the Day

For many young boys, they dream about becoming a firefighter so they can ride in the fire engine. Don’t let it be a dream when you visit Myrtle Beach on October 12th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Fire Station No. 3. Located at 2108 South Kings Highway is where you can bring your little ones for the Fire Prevention Expo & Open House. Let the kids explore the fire station with demonstrations, food, fire engine rides and more. You won’t hear “I’m bored” from any of the kids that day as they become a firefighter for the day!

It’s a Splash Halloween Bash

Fall in Love with Myrtle Beach

If you’re looking for a fun event where your kids can dress in their Halloween costumes, we have the perfect one. Head over to Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach on October 19th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm for some trick or treating fun. Listen to the live DJ and dance the night away, grab some food and so much more. Don’t forget to enter into the costume contest so you can win some pretty Spooktacular prizes. Admission to this event is $20 for Adults and Kids 11 & under are $15. Swim on by and have a family fun night at the aquarium!

There are many other fun events for you to fall in love with Myrtle Beach, but we wanted to share these. If you haven’t booked your next vacation to Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, go ahead and book it today. We hope that your family will fall in love with Myrtle Beach and enjoy the fun events happening on the Grand Strand!

Celebrate 4th of July on the Grand Strand

Celebrate 4th of July on the Grand Strand
Celebrate 4th of July on the Grand Strand

It’s hard to believe that July 4th will be here in just a few short days and that means that your family vacation will start too. Coming to the beach during this fun holiday has been a tradition for many families staying with us in one of our Three Bedroom vacation rentals. Let’s look below at some of the fun events that are happening on the Grand Strand.

Pawleys Island Parade

Celebrate 4th of July on the Grand Strand

If you grew up in a small-town heading to a local 4th of July Parade, then you will feel right at home in Pawleys Island. Here you can sit back and watch the parade float by on homemade floats with decorations that fit the 4th of July and even decorated golf carts. The parade will start at 10:00 am and will run through noon. Don’t miss this fun event as you celebrate the red, white, and blue!

Ball Drop

Head over to Broadway at the Beach for the first 4th of July Beach Ball Drop. This is a fun event for the whole family as they drop over 2500 beach balls from above The Avenue at 5:00 pm. And while you are there you can grab yourself a bite to eat before seeing the fireworks. Make this a new tradition for your family to come to Broadway at the Beach and see all that is new for the 4th of July!

Fireworks at Broadway at the Beach

Celebrate 4th of July on the Grand Strand

If you are still at Broadway at the Beach, then you should stay for the annual 4th of July Firework Extravaganza. Grab a seat after your dinner to be sure you get the best seat in the house for the show. Sit back and relax as you get to see the amazing display of fireworks this year at Broadway at the Beach with your family. The firework display will begin at 10:00 pm, so be sure to get there early if you plan on coming just for the show to grab yourself a parking spot.

While there are many other events happening along the Grand Strand on July 4th, these are the ones we thought you’d enjoy. If you still haven’t made your reservations for your next family vacation to the beach, give a call today. We hope that you and your family have a safe 4th of July!

June Activities You Don’t Want to Miss

June Activities You Don’t Want to Miss
June Activities You Don’t Want to Miss

June is almost here and that only means that summer vacation will be too. Spending a week at the beach with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort will keep you close to where all the fun activities are going to be at. From spending a few days at the beach or by the pool to spending a few nights out on the town, there is something for all ages in the family to do. Let’s take a look at what fun things you and your family can enjoy while on vacation here in Myrtle Beach this June.

Country Music Festival

June Activities You Don’t Want to Miss

This year’s Carolina Country Music Festival that is back for another amazing year that will bring more than 30 of the hottest country’s stars to Myrtle Beach. This 3-day event happens every June and this year’s has something in store for it’s fans. Starting on June 6th and ending on June 9th is where you and your family can come and enjoy some of the best singers in the industry. Alabama will be help kick off the festival this year on Thursday, June 6th and it’s a performance you don’t want to miss! Some of the other amazing acts will be Randy Houser, Thomas Rhett, Dustin Lynch and many more. What a great event that your family can attend and good news is tickets will be on sale until June 4th!

Art in the Gardens

Do you have someone in the family who loves art? If the answer is yes, then we highly suggest heading over to Brookgreen Gardens this weekend for the Brookgreen Art Festival. This year your family can enjoy seeing some local artists and their work including some demonstrations. This is a free event to all those who visit the gardens from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm with a valid admission. Don’t miss this fun event for the artists out there who are visiting the beach.

It’s Baseball Season

June Activities You Don’t Want to Miss

Baseball season is in which means that it’s time to take your family to see the Myrtle Beach Pelican’s play a few games. The Pelican’s will play many other teams such as the Wilmington Blue Rocks and many more while you are on vacation. Taking your family to a game can become a tradition that many families love to do as the tickets can cost as little as $9 per person. We can guarantee that you won’t get a bad seat in the whole stadium. You can also take advantage of the many promotions that they have weekly including Half Price admission with a Backpack Buddies donation. There is also the BOGO Hebrew National hotdogs. Don’t miss the opportunity to take your family to see the local team play and hopefully you can capture the fireworks too!

There are many other events happening around town in June, but these are the few we thought you’d like. If you are still on the hunt for a Myrtle Beach vacation rental, now is the time to make your reservations. We can’t wait to see your family this June as you come and enjoy the sun and fun!

Fun Easter Activities You Don’t Want to Miss in Myrtle Beach

Fun Easter Activities You Don’t Want to Miss in Myrtle Beach
Fun Easter Activities You Don’t Want to Miss in Myrtle Beach

Are you and your family vacationing in Myrtle Beach for Easter? If the answer is yes, then we must tell you all about the different things that are happening in the area. Staying with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort will keep you close to where all the fun is happening. Let’s take a peek at what fun Easter activities you don’t want to miss in Myrtle Beach.

Breakfast Under the Sea with the Easter Bunny

Have you planned a special breakfast for the kids while you are on vacation? Then we know of a perfect breakfast you can plan and surprise them by having breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Happening on Saturday, April 20th from 8:00 am to 10:00 am, Ripley’s Aquarium is where the special meal will be at. Enjoy a wonderful buffet along with a few other fun games such as a live DJ and a private Mermaid Show. The cost for this event is $25 per person ages 12 & up, $10 per person ages 10 & under and your tickets to the aquarium are included. What a perfect day to spend it at Broadway at the Beach and the aquarium.

Bass Pro Shops Easter Fun

Fun Easter Activities You Don’t Want to Miss in Myrtle Beach

If you have never been to a special event at Bass Pro Shops, you are missing out on some extra fun. On Saturday, April 20th from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm for a fun family Easter event. When you first come into the Bass Pro Shops you will be able to take a picture with the Easter Bunny and receive a free photo. Your kids can do an Easter craft in the store and there will be an egg hunt in the store from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Registration for the egg hunt will begin at 1:30 pm. Don’t miss this fun event at Bass Pro Shops with the kids for a family fun day!

Easter Egg Hunt

Don’t miss the 37th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at McLean Park in North Myrtle Beach is something for everyone to enjoy. Starting at 10:00 am the family can hunt for eggs throughout the park and it’s a free event to join in. Those who want to participate in the egg hunt will be divided into different age groups from infant and up. The Easter Bunny will be taking pictures with everyone and will be handing out candy to all the kids. Bring your camera to capture the moments that will happen at this event!

Let’s Go to the Fair – Easter Celebration

Fun Easter Activities You Don’t Want to Miss in Myrtle Beach

If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate Easter while on vacation, look no further. Come celebrate Easter at the Myrtle Beach Speedway for their 4th Annual Horry County Fair. On Sunday, April 21st from 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm is where you and the family can enjoy a fun county fair. To get started on the fun admission to the event is $5 per person and children 4 & under are free. Here you and your family will be able to enjoy an Easter Service, as well as carnival rides, games and so much more. There will be a petting zoo and let’s not forget about the pig racing. This can be a fun family day spending it out and about on the town for some Easter Fun.

While there are many other fun activities that are happening throughout Easter weekend, these are the few that we thought you’d enjoy. If you still haven’t made your reservations for your Easter vacation, it’s not too late to make your reservations today at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort. We can’t wait to see you and your family on your next vacation to the area!

Don’t Miss These Fun October Events

Don't Miss These October Events

Don't Miss These Fun October Events

Are you and your family vacationing in Myrtle Beach this month and want to have some fun? Have no fear because there are plenty of things for you to do. October is a great month to come to the Myrtle Beach area as there are so many things for you and your family to do. And when staying with us at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, you will be near it all. Let’s look at what events are happening this month for you to take advantage of.

Flashlight Fridays

Are you looking to have a little fun on Fridays with the family? If so, then look no further as you can come to Thompson Farm every Friday night. Here you will be able to see if you can make it through the largest corn maze in the state which can be a little challenging. And when you have completed the maze, then why not join in for a fun Halloween movie each Friday night in October from 6 pm to 11 pm. Admission is $10 per person but there will be refreshments for you to enjoy like coffee, hot cider & s’mores. Don’t miss out on drinking some hot cider and eating a s’more with your family!

Barefoot Landing Pumpkin Patch

Don't Miss These Fun October Events

Barefoot Landing will have their very own Pumpkin Patch this year for you and your family to come gather your pumpkins for your vacation. Pumpkins are in several different sizes this year and will only accept cash this year. They will be donating $1 from each pumpkin sold to go help with the hurricane and flood relief efforts in our community. The pumpkins available are small for $3, medium for $8, large for $10, extra-large for $12 and Specialty for $15. And there will be live music every Friday & Saturday night from 6 pm to 9 pm. Don’t miss this great and fun activity with your family this year!

Candy in the Corn Trick or Treat Trail

Come to Thompson Farms every Saturday beginning on October 13th through the 27th, your kids will want to enjoy this fun. Dress the kids up in their Halloween costumes and they will have a chance to wind through a special kid-sized corn maze to find their own treats. And if you think that is all the fun, your kids will get to meet Pippa the Pumpkin Princess, Will the Witch, the Chick-Fil-A Cow and many other fun characters. This will run from 1pm – 2 pm and is included in the general admission price of $13.50 for the kids and $15.50 for the adults!

Trick or Treat on Halloween

Don't Miss These Fun October Events

If you are vacationing during the week of Halloween, then you are coming for the fun. On Wednesday, October 31st you can go trick or treating at several locations. If you’d like to head to North Myrtle Beach, then try Barefoot Landing where you can get some treats while you shop. Beginning at 5 pm, you and your family are invited to visit shops and restaurants to go trick or treating ending at 7 pm. If you’d like to try another fun location we heard  Broadway at the Beach has some fun for you and the kids to enjoy.

These are just a few of the events happening in the Myrtle Beach area for the month of October, but there are plenty for you and your family to enjoy. If you are still searching for a 1-Bedroom vacation rental, then check out our availability. We can’t wait to see your family as you vacation with us this month!

Spend Labor Day Weekend in Myrtle Beach

Spend Labor Day Weekend in Myrtle Beach

School is beginning shortly for many students and what a better way to end the summer than to spend Labor Day weekend in Myrtle Beach! With endless activities to do in the area, there is no way that you or your kids will get bored. From fireworks to live entertainment there is something for everyone in the family to do. Staying at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort can keep you where the fun and excitement is happening! Make this getaway as part of your yearly traditions as you make new memories with the kids or even grandkids this year.

Fireworks Galore

Spend Labor Day Weekend in Myrtle Beach

Head over to Barefoot Landing on Saturday, September 1st at 10:00 pm for some lights in the sky. There are other places around Myrtle Beach that will have other fireworks displays for you and your family to enjoy. At Plyler Park you can enjoy fireworks on September 1st at 10:00 pm. So head there and grab a quick bite to eat and enjoy the show while munching on some snacks. On Sunday, September 2nd there will be a firework display at 10:00 pm at Broadway at the Beach. There is no better way to celebrate the holiday than with fireworks and family!

Live Music & Entertainment

Want something that the whole family can enjoy then head to Broadway at the Beach on Sunday, September 2nd from 7 pm to 10 pm. You will get to enjoy face painters, fire dancers and more. SummerFest at Barefoot Landing will allow you to enjoy live music, entertainers, balloon making and so much more. And finally head to Plyler Park for their final Hot Summer Nights which includes family-friendly entertainment and live music. Don’t miss these free events for you and family to enjoy while on vacation!

Beach It

Spend Labor Day Weekend in Myrtle Beach

One of the best things about coming to Myrtle Beach is spending a day or two on the beach. Kick back, relax and listen to the kids playing in the waves or sand. Read a book, pack a lunch to eat on the beach under an umbrella and enjoy the last bits of summer. Take a walk along the beach in the evening to see the sunset or collect seashells with the kids. Make new memories with the ones you love before heading back home.

While there are many other events and things you could be enjoying while on vacation, heading down before school is what every family need. If you are still looking for an oceanfront condo for that weekend, we do still have availability. We can’t wait for you to come and help us celebrate Labor Day this year!

 

Myrtle Beach July 4th Events You Won’t Want to Miss

Boat Parade

 

With July 4th fast approaching you’ll want to know where the best are taking place as well as where the most awesome places to watch the fireworks are. For those staying oceanfront at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, you’ll have the best seat in town right from your window!

Myrtle Beach knows how to have fun and hold a large assortment of of July 4th events for the holiday. Fireworks are available for purchase in South Carolina and many are setting them off up and down the coastline but be safe!

6 a.m.  4th of July Independence Day 5k and 8k, Market Common, Hackler St., Myrtle Beach, SC. Join this competitive run in Myrtle Beach to celebrate Independence Day. Race begins at 7:30 am. Registration for runners is from 6 a.m.- 7:20 a.m. at the start and finish line in Valor Park, Market Common.

2 p.m. Garden City Golf Cart Parade, Calhoun Dr. (behind Willards Fireworks), 717 15th Ave. S., Surfside Beach, SC 29575. Annual parade to celebrate Independence Day!

fourth of july celebration

1 p.m. (Time is approximate) Special Event! Salute from the Shore on the 4thBe on the beach and watch the Shaw AFB F-16s from 20th Fighter Wing fly from Cherry Grove along the 60 miles of Myrtle Beach coast! See vintage WW2 aircraft! You can help support “Salute from the Shore” by doing these: Get a huge flag, Take video and pictures of your Salute! Share your videos, pictures and stories from the Salute at www.SaluteFromTheShore.org.

2 p.m. July 4th 7th Annual Cupcake Eating Contest, Croissants Bistro & Bakery, 3751 Robert Grissom Parkway Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Competition participants must be 18 years or older. The winner will be crowned, “Cupcake Champion” of Myrtle Beach. Prize packages include a trophy, medal, $500 cash and tickets to Myrtle Beach area attractions, restaurants and retail stores as well as an oceanfront vacation package, all valued close to $1500. Register online.

Boat Parade

4 p.m. Annual Boat Parade, Murrells Inlet Marshwalk, 4025 US 17, Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. This year’s parade will take place from 4-6 p.m. (time can change based on tides).  The parade winds from Garden City Point through the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk all the way down to Hot Fish Club. Compete for the best-decorated boat or watch from the shore and cheer on your favorites.

6 – 10 p.m. Join the town of Pawleys Island for the 51st annual Pawleys Island Golf Cart Parade. Participants use their imaginations to create “floats” from golf carts, convertibles or flat-bed trucks.Decorate your golf cart, car, boat, truck bed — anything that can be turned into a patriotic display for 4th of July. Register your float at Town Hall in Pawleys Island in advance or register the day of the parade. The cost to enter a float is $15 in advance or $20 the day of the parade.

6 – 10 p.m. Surfside Beach Celebration featuring live entertainment. Head out to the Surfside Beach Pier for music and fireworks. The celebration will begin at 6 p.m. with musical entertainment by “Garth & Friends”. Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m. Concessions and 4th of July T-shirts will be available for sale.