What could be better after a long day of beach bumming and attraction hopping than a relaxing night of live entertainment? Whether you are looking for a great spot to spend time with the family or the perfect place to find a concert, you can find it all in Myrtle Beach! See your favorite idols in concert or have your mind boggled at the east coast’s most popular magic show – and so much more. Enjoy our roundup of the area’s top spots to catch live entertainment during your next beach getaway:
Myrtle Beach House of Blues
The Myrtle Beach House of Blues is the Grand Strand’s premier venue for live music. Grab tickets to a top rated national act of enjoy a low key night of local entertainment. Popular past performers have included Rush, Corey Smith, 311, JJ Grey & MoFro, and more. In addition, they often host a variety of cover bands that offer an affordable alternative to seeing your favorite bands, like covers for Arrowsmith and Bon Jovi. Come early to grab dinner at Crossroads, the on-site restaurant that offers an eclectic variety of low country inspired cuisine. Tickets may be purchased online or at the House of Blues. Call (843) 272-3000 for more information.
Gear up for a swashbuckling good time at Pirates Voyage Dinner and Show. This lively attraction is a family favorite and it’s not hard to see why! Guests can enjoy carefully choreographed stunts, colorful costumes, and a four course feast fit for a captain. Watch as the crimson and the sapphire pirates battle for the hidden treasure. The show features live animals, mermaids, and pirates who will battle, dance, and sing their way into your hearts. The dinner is equally satisfying with house specialties like Captain BBQ Pork, Half Roasted Chicken, Pirate Roasted Potatoes, Baked Apple Pie, and more. Call (843) 497-9700 for more information.
Prepare yourself to be amazed at the most exciting magic show on the east coast, “Illusions of Magic”. This two hour performance is guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat! Watch as acclaimed magician Peter Gossamer performs classic acts, like making his assistant levitate, to mind boggling stunts as he makes an entire motorcycle disappear! Other acts include a high energy tamer with 5 tigers, Ben Blaque from America’s got Talent and his crossbow stunts, and even a human cannonball! Palace Theatre also features special guests, like Ron White, throughout the year in addition to seasonal shows like the popular Hot Jersey Nights production. Call (843) 448-9224 for more information.
The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill
Located along the scenic Intracoastal Waterway, The Boathouse is a hot spot during the summer season for visitors and locals alike. This waterfront venue features a large outdoor seating area, a lush lawn, and an outdoor concert stage where bands play almost every night throughout the season. There is even a large dock for you to pull your boat right up to, making access to this popular spot a breeze; come by land or boat! This year’s lineup includes national artists like Fuel, Rusted Root, The Movement, and Try Sol – to name a few, in addition to a wide array of local and regional performers. The Boathouse also offers an extensive menu full of bar grub and hosts happy hour throughout the week. Call (843) 903-2628 for more information.
Legends in Concert
See your favorite idols live in person at Legends in Concert. This wildly popular show features many of America’s greatest performers like never seen before. The show features different artists and performances each season, ensuring that you have something new and exciting to look forward to each year! This year, Legends has a more exciting lineup than ever before; featured performances include tributes to Madonna, Blues Brothers, Steven Tyler, Taylor Swift, and the king himself, Elvis Presley. These performances are always family friendly and are sure to keep you rockin’ and rollin’! Call (843) 238-7827 for more information.
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