Spring is in the air – why not get out and enjoy it?! There are plenty of events happening throughout spring season to keep you busy. From festive Easter events to the beginning of baseball season, there is plenty going on in Myrtle Beach to keep the whole family entertained.
Check out these exciting Myrtle Beach events happening this Spring!
Annual Irish Festival | Market Common | March 11th
Looking for a great way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with your family? If so, be sure to check out the Annual Irish Festival at Market Common. This exciting event always draws a crowd and includes several events for both adults and children. Visitors can enjoy authentic Irish food and beer, live entertainment throughout the day, local vendors, and plenty of kid’s activities like games, face painting, inflatables, and more. This event is free to attend and will take place from 11am – 7pm.
Easter Bunny Breakfast Series | Market Common | Various Dates
Guests visiting Myrtle Beach before Easter can get up close and personal with Mr. Bunny himself by visiting Market Common during their visit. For four weekends in a row, the bunny will hop from restaurant to restaurant for an intimate Easter breakfast. The cost is only $10 / person (free for children ages 3 and under) and includes coffee, soft drinks, juice, or milk. The schedule for these events is as follows:
- The Brass Tap – (843) 945-1747 – March 25th
- Travinia Italian Kitchen – (843) 233-8500 – April 1st
- Tupelo Honey Café – (843) 315-3780 – April 8th
- Gordon Biersch – (843) 839-0249 – April 15th
Easter Bunny Brunch | Children’s Museum of SC | April 8th
Make a date to meet the Easter Bunny at the annual Bunny Brunch, hosted by the Children’s Museum of South Carolina. The event will feature two seatings, one from 8:00am – 9:30am and one from 10:00am – 11:30am, with a hot breakfast buffet served at each admission. In addition to breakfast, guests will enjoy a meet and greet with The Easter Bunny, Easter themed games and activities, and a museum wide Easter egg hunt. Tickets are $6 for members and $12 for non-members. Call (843) 946-9469 for information and to make a reservation.
Trio Dinner | Myrtle Beach Convention Center | April 24th
Foodies rejoice – the annual Trio Dinner event is back! This year, the event will feature more than 15 of the Grand Strand’s top chefs as they showcase their favorite appetizers, small plates, and desserts for sampling. Event goers will be able to try their fill of these amazing offerings as they socialize with the chefs. The event is a fundraiser for the culinary programs across the Grand Strand and will also include live entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets may be purchased by calling (843) 626-9668.
Pelicans Opening Home Weekend | April 13th – 19th | TicketReturn.Com Field
Take your family out to the ballgame with tickets to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans opening weekend! A minor league affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans are a favorite pastime of visitors and locals alike. They are kicking off the 2016 season with a home series against theLynchburg Hillcats. The Pelicans do an awesome job of providing between-inning entertainment and of offering promotions throughout the week to keep guests coming back time and time again. Call (843) 918-6000 for more information or to purchase tickets.
Horry County Fair | April 7th – 16th | Myrtle Beach Speedway
Get out and enjoy the beautiful spring beach weather and some well-deserved time with family and friends at the annual Horry County Fair! This 10-day event will feature all of the classic fair displays like carnival rides, decadent fair food, live entertainment, a petting zoo, games, and much more. Specific events and entertainment vary daily, be sure to visit the Horry County Fair website for more information.
Blue Crab Festival | May 20th – 21st | Little River
Guests from far and wide to the quaint town of Little River each spring to take part in the “World Famous Blue Crab Festival” – and it’s not hard to see why! This exciting (and tasty!) local event consistently draws more than 50,000 guests each year to come celebrate a local tradition – blue crabs. Festival entertainment will include more than 200 arts & crafts vendors, live entertainment featuring local favorites like Smokin’ Hot and the Carolina Breakers, a spacious kids play area, family friendly games and activities, and plenty of mouthwatering food. The fun runs from 9am – 6pm both days and tickets are only $4 in advance or $5 the day of.