Best Places to Celebrate July 4th

There are plenty of local events happening to celebrate Independence Day this year and if you’re in the area you’ll want to be a part of as many of them as you can. This holiday on 4th of July includes barbecues, parades and plenty of fireworks up and down the coastline. When you stay in any one of our Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts you’ll be in a prime spot to watch the fireworks in Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach. For the best seat in town though, go to the beachfront and you’ll likely see even more – up and down the coast. As far as the eye can see – everyone will be celebrating Independence Day.

Best Places to Celebrate July 4th

Salute from the Shore

The 6th annual Salute from the Shore military flyover at 1 p.m. on July 4 is not to be missed. A flight of two F-16s from the 20th Fighter Wing based at Shaw Air Force Base will cover the entire coast, circling Patriot’s Point in Charleston before concluding their run south of Hilton Head. We are honored to have these professionals from Shaw supporting us again this year!

Murrells Inlet July 4th Patriotic Boat Parade

The 32nd annual boat parade will take place in Murrells Inlet starting at 12 noon. Entrants will compete to win the prize for the most patriotic and best decorated boat. The crowds will be able to participate and vote on the patriotic décor by round of applause and cheers. Whoever has the loudest cheers will be awarded the winner.

Best Places to Celebrate July 4th

Surfside Beach July 4th Celebration

The residents of Surfside Beach know how to celebrate Independence Day in a big way so don’t miss their annual 4th of July celebration! It’s being held from 6-10 p.m. at the Surfside Pier, 115 Highway 17 North, Surfside Beach, and is open to the public.

Pawleys Island July 4th Parade

The 48th annual Pawleys Island 4th of July parade will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Visitors and locals alike enter in the parade and travel through the Island in anything that becomes a makeshift float — be it a boat, car, or flatbed truck! All are decorated in true red, white, and blue in true patriotic fashion. The Pawleys Island parade is a fun, family tradition not to be missed.

Best Places to Celebrate July 4th

Local Firework Displays

Firework displays to celebrate the 4th of July holiday are all around the Grand Strand area. Here’s the schedule for those being held around Cherry Grove south to Murrells Inlet:

Barefoot Landing – 10 p.m. at 4898 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach
Cherry Grove Pier – 9 p.m. at 3500 N. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach
Broadway at the Beach – 10 p.m. at 1325 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach
2nd Avenue Pier – 10 p.m. at 110 North Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet Marshwalk – 10 p.m. at 4123 US-17 Bus., Murrells Inlet

All of us at Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Independence Day celebration this year!

Where to Stay For Your Golf Vacation

When you’re making your plans for that much needed trip to Myrtle Beach to play some serious golf – whether with your buddies or with your family – you’ll have your choice of places to stay. We recommend that you stay somewhere that will provide you with discounted golf packages as well as your golfing accommodations. At Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts we can do just that – we do it every day!

Where to Stay For Your Golf Vacation

Our luxurious oceanfront and ocean view resorts offer you the choice of playing and staying north, south or right in the middle of the Grand Strand area. Choose from Avista Resort, Prince Resort, The Horizon at 77th, Towers at North Myrtle Beach, SeaSide, or Grande Shores.


The availability of golf courses around the Grand Strand area include more than 110 championship courses. These are sure to challenge your best game and in the process, make you a better player. You’ll appreciate that our accommodations are conveniently located in close proximity not just to many of the courses, but also many attractions and more than 1,800 dining establishments in the Grand Strand area alone.

Where to Stay For Your Golf Vacation

If you’re traveling with non-golfers this will be an ideal location for them. They’ll be close to the beach, the area’s attractions, and plenty of shopping, too! They can spend the day at any of the local amusement or water parks, go shopping at nearly unlimited malls and specialty shops, or visit Brookgreen Gardens in nearby Murrells Inlet.


The golf packages we have ensure you pay discounted golf rates and save up to 35% off the price of your accommodations. Take advantage of midweek and evening golf specials up to 30% off! We also provide additional discounts for groups of 12 or more stay and play golfers. Take a look at our Course Directory and start making your selections right now.


We’re ready to supply you with quotes on stay and play deals before you ever leave home. Once you’re here, if you haven’t prearranged your deals we can help you with booking “Last Minute” tee times 48 hours prior to being on the course and teeing up.


When it comes to golf vacations in and around Myrtle Beach, you can count on staying in comfort and saving big when you stay with us at Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts.