Celebrating Easter in Coastal Myrtle Beach

Celebrating Easter in Coastal Myrtle Beach

Easter comes early this year, arriving on Sunday, March 27. If you’re planning on celebrating Easter in coastal Myrtle Beach you can count on having a good time. This time of the year is a beautiful time to go coastal. The crowds haven’t arrived yet, many of the snowbirds have flown back home, and the weather is warming up nicely. It’s an awesome time to walk the beach for hours on end.
You can visit the Easter Bunny at Inlet Square Mall any time from now until Easter. He will be available Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. (break 3 p.m.-4 p.m.), Sunday Noon-5 p.m. (break 3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.) from now through March 26. Be sure to bring your camera and take advantage of the great photo op!
The Easter Bunny will be visiting McLean Park in North Myrtle Beach on Saturday, March 26, to give candy to all the children that attend this year’s event. The 32nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held from 10 a.m. until noon, as well as other games.
Barefoot Landing is holding their own Bunny Hop Easter Celebration from 12 noon until 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 26. Open to the public, this event offers lots of entertainment, food and games.
Plan on coming to the Hard Rock Cafe at Broadway at the Beach and enjoy Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, Mar. 26 between the hours of 8 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Cost for breakfast is $9.95 per person. Kids 2 and under are free with a paying adult. Reservations are required by calling (843) 946-0007.
The Children’s Museum of South Carolina will host an Easter Bunny Brunch on March 26. Bring the family and enjoy a hot breakfast, a meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny and Easter-themed games and activities. Be sure to bring a basket or bag, because after the meal there will be an egg hunt with over 1,200 eggs hidden in the museum. There are two seating times, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. You must register and purchase tickets in advance. Tickets are $6 for members and $12 for non-members.
The Surfside Beach Easter Egg Hunt/Children’s Festival will take place on Saturday March 26 starting at 1 p.m. ,The hunt will begin promptly at 1 p.m. in Passive Park followed by the children’s festival at Fuller Park from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. There will also be train rides, inflatables, face painting, balloons and more for the kids.

4 Fun Ways to Celebrate on New Year’s Eve

The Myrtle Beach area has a lot of things going on in the area on New Year’s Eve both for residents and for visitors alike. Why not go out and celebrate the ending of 2015 and the arrival of 2016 – the best year ever! It’s never been so much fun to celebrate on New Year’s Eve as when you’re at the beach. You can watch the fireworks from up and down the coastline or go to one of the many events taking place. If you’re in the area here are 4 fun ways to bring in the best New Year ever!

4 Fun Ways to Bring in the Best New Year Ever

The Barefoot Princess River Boat
If you’ve never been on a riverboat this would be a real treat. Celebrate this New Year’s Eve on the ocean with one of the following three sightseeing options that the Barefoot Princess River Boat is offering.
1. A New Year’s Eve Sightseeing Cruise will be from 2-3:30 p.m. The cost is $21 per person.
2. Celebrate with a New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruise with a buffet from 6-8 p.m. The cost is $49 per person.
3. A New Year’s Eve Dance and Dessert Cruise (ages 21 and up) will take place from 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. The cost is $58 per person.
There will live music provided. Reservations are required by calling (843) 272-2140 or (843) 272-6796. Ticket booth and launch site are located at Barefoot Landing Marina, 4932 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Barefoot Landing
Be sure to check out Barefoot Landings spectacular fireworks show, weather permitting! Free and open to the public on New Year’s Eve. Location: 4898 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC.
House of Blues Dinner & Dance
If you love to rock out, come enjoy the rocktastic show that will be held at the famous, House of Blues. Corey Smith will be performing live! This year take part in the Dinner & Dance at House Of Blues on December 31 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Music starts at 9 p.m.
This year’s New Year’s Eve package includes:
– 4 Course Dinner & Live Entertainment by Nickel Bag of Funk New Years Eve Party Favors
– A Gift Certificate for 2 Free Tickets in the 2016 Concert Season (Subject to Special events or Blackout Dates)
– Buy One Get One Free 2016 Gospel Brunch Certificate
– Buy One Get One Free 2016 Murder Mystery Dinner Theater Certificate
– 25% Discount in the Company Store
– $4 Champagne Specials
Dinner seating times: 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m. $84.95 per person (includes tax, gratuity, meal & show). Tickets available by phone or box office only – call 843-272-3000 for details. Located in Barefoot Landing, 4640 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC.
		4 Fun Ways to Bring in the Best New Year Ever

New Year’s Eve at Hard Rock Café
Come ring in 2016 at Hard Rock Café and enjoy Black Glass performing live.
General admission is $25 for standing room only ($30 the day of, if available). Reserved seating is $40 for a reserved sea at a shared table. (By reservation only). VIP Tickets are $85 per person and include a three-course meal with soft drinks, champagne and chocolate. (By reservation only)
There will also be a:
• Balloon drop
• Confetti cannons
• Live simulcast from Times Square
• Complimentary appetizer buffet at midnight.
Ages 21 & older only. For reservations please call (843) 946-0007. Located at Broadway at the Beach, 1322 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC.

Come Home to Myrtle Beach for the Holidays

When you think about the upcoming holidays your thoughts probably turn to family and past get-togethers. If you’re unable to get together with family this year why not come stay in our homes in Myrtle Beach and spend the holidays with us. You could begin a whole new tradition for your family! You could give yourself the best present ever!

Come Home to Myrtle Beach for the Holidays

With six resorts to choose from – all located oceanfront – you’ll have your choice of the most comfortable accommodations the area has to offer. Our properties are located minutes from some of the best golf courses in the Carolinas, plenty of shopping venues, fishing charters unlike any you’ve probably ever experienced, and over 2,000 restaurants ranging from causal to fine dining. Everything you need and more will be steps outside your door along with the following special events for the Christmas season:

Night of a Thousand Candles at Brookgreen Gardens
This is Brookgreen Garden’s most popular annual event and it’s become a holiday tradition for many families. Thousands of lights sparkle from Live Oak trees and illuminate all the garden paths as numerous musicians perform, carolers sing and visitors experience the enchantment that can only be found here at this time of the year. Open 3-10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17 through Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015.

A Christmas Wonderland in North Myrtle Beach
The North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex is holding an extravaganza unlike any other in the area. From December 17-31 enjoy a long list of festive activities for the whole family! Every day from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. the following events as well as more will take place — Christmas “Under the Sea”, 3D Walk to the North Pole, Hayride lights show, Puppet show, a petting zoo and a family circus act, and Holiday paintball. Fee is Adult $20, kids 5-12 $10, kids 4 and under admitted for free.
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker
The Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre is presenting The Nutcracker at Coastal Carolina University on Sat., Dec. 19 from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 20 from 2-4 p.m. Come enjoy the elegance and festivity that comes with seeing a live Christmas show! Bring the family to Coastal Youth Ballet Theater in the CCU’s Wheelwright Auditorium.
All of us at Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts would like to wish you and your family and friends a very beautiful Christmas season!

Some Special Thanksgiving Events

If you’ll be spending the Thanksgiving holiday in the area you’ll quickly come to realize there’s no better place to kneel down and give thanks than in front of the beautiful blue Atlantic Ocean. It has a certain way of putting things into perspective for all of us.

While everyone seems to be arguing on whether or not stores should be open on Thanksgiving and who is going where and when on Black Friday, you can just kick back at water’s edge, or on your balcony in a lounge chair, and just be grateful for the things that really matter – family and friends. There’s no more beautiful place to give those thanks than right here along the coast in South Carolina. So why not make the most of it while you’re here!


Some Special Thanksgiving Events
The annual Myrtle Beach Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving morning and features an 8K, 5K, 1 mile and a free Kid’s Tot Trot this year. The trots all start and end at Valor Park at The Market. Packet pickup will be on Wednesday, Nov. 25 between 4-7 p.m. at Valor Park or the day of the Trot between 6:30-7:50 a.m.

Over 1,200 runners follow the course as it winds through The Market Common and the former historic Air Force Base. There will be Bojangles Biscuits and chocolate milk provided to all runners.

The 8K and 5K Races start at 8 a.m. The 1-mile race starts at 9 a.m. and the Kid’s Race begins prior to Awards Ceremony. For more information, visit myrtlebeachturkeytrot.com


Some Special Thanksgiving Events
The 46th Annual South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival takes place at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center from November 26-28, 2015. If you’re in the area and you enjoy blue grass music you won’t want to miss this special event. This is an indoor festival with floor and elevated seating. Both reserved and general admission seating is available. General admission ticket prices are Adult $40 per day or $90 for 3 days, Children (7-15) $20 per day or $45 for 3 days. Children under 7 are admitted free with adult. Reserved ticket prices vary. Parking Fee: $5.00 Daily. Handicapped park free.

From all of us at Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts we’d like to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving holiday!

Holiday Happenings at The Market Common

With the holidays approaching there’s plenty to do around the area if you’re looking for local activities. The holiday happenings at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach that take place from now through Christmas are especially worth mentioning. Definitely be sure to go visit the area and take advantage of the following events.


Holiday Happenings at The Market Common

Many seasonal craft vendors, live greenery and super fresh food will make up this year’s festive Holiday Bazaar on Howard Avenue. The bazaar is held from noon to 4 p.m. every Saturday through Nov. 19.


Holiday Happenings at The Market Common

You can enjoy live Music in the Streets with these extra special sounds of the season every Saturday from 2-5 p.m. through Dec. 19. The following musicians will be performing in the gazebos on Howard and Reed Avenues at the Market Common:

November 14: Super Reggae Man and Justin Jordan Duo
November 21: Prettier Than Matt and Shaun Brown
November 28: Tim Peterman and Charles Freeman
December 5: Shaun Brown and Tim Peterman
December 12: Sweet Sweet and Prettier Than Matt
December 19: Matt Parker and the Deacons and Alex Austin


Holiday Happenings at The Market Common

The Market Common will host their annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday November 21 from 6-8 p.m. in front of the Grand 14 Cinema. Mike the Magician will amaze everyone with his slight of hand. Santa will surprise everyone with his magical arrival! Come enjoy the street entertainment, balloon art, and your favorite mascots. Stick around after the show for a special meet and greet opportunity with Santa himself!


Holiday Happenings at The Market Common

Complimentary Carriage Rides can be had from 3-6 p.m. on Nov. 15, 21, 29 and Dec. 6, 13, 20, 21, 22, and 23 with pick up and drop off in front of Dolce Lusso Salon. If you’ve never taken a horse drawn carriage ride it’s something to be experienced! Taking one at this time of the year with the Common decorated for the holidays makes it extra special indeed!