Festive Things You Can Do While in Myrtle Beach During the Holidays

Festive Things You Can Do While in Myrtle Beach During the Holidays

Are you and your family coming to Myrtle Beach for the holidays? There are plenty of holiday things that you and your family can take advantage of this year to help celebrate the holiday season. And if you happen to be staying in one of our 2-Bedroom Oceanfront Condos you will be close to many of the festive things to do. With all the fun festive things that are happening around Myrtle Beach this year, you and your family will have an all-access pass to all the fun holiday events. 

Brookgreen Gardens Nights of a Thousand Candles

Festive Things You Can Do While in Myrtle Beach During the Holidays

Even though this event is in Murrells Inlet, it’s a holiday highlight to many locals on the Grand Stand. You and your family can head over to Brookgreen Gardens and see it come to life among the soft glow of more than 5,000 candles and sparkling lights. Walk along the paths with a warm cup of cider, listen to the sounds of hand bells ringing and carolers singing. Come celebrate the Nights of a Thousand Candles with your friends and family to help celebrate the holiday season this year. The event is scheduled from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm on select nights from now until December 31, 2020. Due to COVID-19 restrictions the number of ticket sales has been reduced, so be sure to purchase your tickets in advance. 

Christmas Shows in Myrtle Beach

Watching Christmas shows during the month of December can be one of the best things to do in Myrtle Beach during the holidays. If you are looking for a Dinner Show, then we suggest heading to Pirates Voyage for a fun festive show. We know of two best shows that pull out all the stops on their holiday productions. The two that are known as the best on the Grand Stand are Carolina Opry Christmas and The South’s Grandest Christmas Show at the Alabama Theater. Don’t miss either one of these shows this holiday season!

The Greatest Christmas Light Show

Festive Things You Can Do While in Myrtle Beach During the Holidays

Come and help celebrate the Christmas season at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex. Open from now until December 30, 2018 you and your family can drive 1.5 miles to see the sparkling and dazzling lights on display. There will be around 20 different animated figures and different holiday scenes that come to life. And when you have finished driving through the light show, go visit Santa’s Village for some extra special fun. You can enjoy some village treats, ride on Santa’s Express Train, slip & slide down Santa’s Super Slide and Ice Skate the night away. And just to help make the night extra special bring your camera because Santa will be there for you to visit with!

Shopping

In case you haven’t finished your shopping up before the holidays hit, then we know the perfect places you can do some shopping. You and your family can head over to Broadway at the Beach to get in some shopping while enjoying some holiday cheer. You will be able to enjoy the festive decorations they have there all while you are shopping. If you’re looking for more shopping there are the malls, Tanger Outlets and Barefoot Landing that you can shop at as well. So many different options to choose from when you visit Myrtle Beach. 

There are many other festive things that you and your family can enjoy while you vacation in Myrtle Beach this Christmas season. With so many different events and activities to choose from we thought these would be a good start. The holidays are almost here, so book your next Myrtle Beach getaway today in one of our 2-Bedroom Oceanfront Condos. We at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort hope that you and your family enjoy the holidays 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.

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!

Where to Get Coffee While on Vacation

Where to Get Coffee While on Vacation
Where to Get Coffee While on Vacation

Are you headed on vacation soon to Myrtle Beach and would like to know where to grab coffee from? We at Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort can tell you where you can go to get a cup or two of coffee from while you are staying with us in the area. Many locals love to go to these places and highly recommend them. Let’s take a peek at our top picks for coffee shops in the Myrtle Beach area.

Fresh Brewed Coffee House

Fresh Brewed Coffee House is a must visit on your next vacation as it is not like any other coffee shop you have been to. Many consider this coffee house to have some of the best drinks and love to share their stories with you and your family. You are also able to grab yourself a bag of coffee to take home with you and if you’d like a little something to go with your coffee, they have a little bakery. Sit back and enjoy while having a nice cup of coffee. We promise you that this is a place you need to visit on your next vacation to Myrtle Beach!

The Roasted Bean

Where to Get Coffee While on Vacation

The Roasted Bean is located in Myrtle Beach and has some of the best coffee around. Here you will be able to try several new coffees from around the world. Some of the coffee’s that you can give a try would be Dark Roast Guatemala, Dragonfly High Caffeine and more from around the world. They even serve specialty drinks such as Titanium Bullet Proof Coffee, Espresso, Lattes and more. They are open 6 days a week and even roast their own coffee. Don’t miss out on their breakfast and lunch menu and bring the whole family!

Native Joe’s Scoop & Grind

Native Joe’s Scoop & Grind not only is a coffee shop but you can also grab some ice cream too. Located at 801 Conway Street in North Myrtle Beach, Native Joe’s Scoop & Grind is open 7 days a week from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm. You will also be able to grab yourself and family a different kind of drink such as a Hot Chocolate, Double Red Eye, Playa Grande and even a Moon Pie Shake. This is not like any other coffee shop that you have been to and we highly recommend you check it out too.

Krave Bagel Bistro

Where to Get Coffee While on Vacation

We understand that when you are on vacation, going out for breakfast is needed as is coffee. Krave Bagel Bistro is located in North Myrtle Beach but has amazing bagels and coffee. Here you will be able to grab a dozen of freshly baked bagels along with a few other sandwiches and treats. Treat yourself with a nice cup of coffee in several different flavors or grab a few other specialty drinks such as an iced coffee, iced latte or a frozen frappe. This is a favorite that many locals love going to on their way to work that you must visit on your next vacation. 

While there are other coffee shops that are here in Myrtle Beach, we thought that you’d enjoy these. If you are still haven’t made your next family vacation reservations to Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort, check out what we have available. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you make new memories while enjoying a cup of coffee on the beach!

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!