Planning a trip to Myrtle Beach can quickly become a costly endeavor – but it doesn’t have to be. Thought Myrtle Beach presents plenty of opportunities to blow out even a generous budget, our bustling beach town also offers plenty of ways to save on entertainment and dining costs – if you know where to look.
Luckily for you, Sea Crest Resort is located right in the heart of our fair beach town, offering easy access to a wide array of area attractions and events, including several that can help you save!
Take a look at some of the nearby attractions and activities that can be enjoyed for under $10 / person.
Do you enjoy a little family competition? If so, check out one of the many mini-golf courses within close proximity to Sea Crest Resort. Myrtle Beach isn’t know as the “Golf Capitol of America” for nothing – our coastline is scattered with both professional golf courses and family friendly mini-golf courses. Many of the putt-putt courses sport colorful themes, like dinosaurs or pirates, to keep the kids engaged. Golf prices start at well below $10 / person, especially if you enjoy an afternoon game, making it an affordable option for groups of any size.
A few mini-golf courses near Sea Crest Resort include:
- Shipwreck Island Adventure Golf | (843) 913-5330
- Jurassic Mini Golf | (843) 913-5333
- Cancun Lagoon Golf | (843) 444-1098
- Jungle Lagoon Golf | (843) 626-7894
- Atlanticus Minotaur Goff | (843) 444-1008
Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball Game
Start a new Myrtle Beach tradition by grabbing tickets to a lively Pelicans Baseball game. This minor league affiliate of the Chicago Cubs is a favorite among visitors and locals alike! Baseball games take place at the TicketReturn.com stadium throughout the spring and summer and tickets start at only $7 / person.
Visitors can also take advantage of the following weekly promotions:
- $2sDay Brewsday – $2 craft beer drafts (6pm – 8pm)
- Wiener Wednesday – BOGO Hebrew National hotdogs (all night long)
- Thirsty Thursday – $1 domestic beer drafts (6pm – 8pm)
- Pre-game autographs (multiple dates)
- Post-game fireworks (multiple dates)
- Theme nights (multiple dates)
- Much More!
Attending a Myrtle Beach Pelicans game is not only a memorable event for the family, but also an affordable way to spend your time at the beach.
Catch A Flick at a Local Movie Theater
Need to escape a rainy beach day or just take a break from the summer heat? If so, grab tickets to see your favorite summertime flick at a local movie theater. Tickets start at only $6.50 / person for matinee shows and families can save by splitting movie snacks. Theaters close to Sea Crest include Stone Theatres – Grand 14 at Market Common and Carmike Broadway 17 at Broadway at the Beach.
Tip: Save even MORE on movies this summer by checking out the weekly “Movies Under The Stars” series at The Market Common. Each Friday from June – August, The Market Common will host a family friendly movie in Valor Park for free! The outdoor screen is large enough to entertain a crowd and families are welcome to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the show. Movie times will shift throughout the summer as the movie will begin at dusk. Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase before and during the movie.
Visit The Pier
Visitors looking to enjoy a fun and enjoyable outdoor activity should definitely head to one of the local piers! While some piers are free, others do charge a small fee (~$2 / person) as admission. Guests are welcome to peruse the pier for as long as they’d like for the fee and participate in activities like pier fishing. While pier fishing does require a valid fishing license, it is a rather inexpensive activity as guests can bring their own gear or rent from the pier for a small fee.
Piers Near Sea Crest Resort Include:
- Springmaid Beach Pier
- 2nd Avenue Pier
- 14th Avenue Pier
Arcade Games Downtown
The bustling Myrtle Beach boardwalk provides plenty of opportunities to partake in a true beach classic – a trip to the arcade. Guests of all ages make arcade trips part of their annual beach tradition and enjoy the simple and nostalgic fun that comes with a little fun and games. Local arcades include a wide array of both classic and modern games, ranging from skee-ball, pac-man, and pinball to basketball, car racing, and much more.
Arcades near Sea Crest Resort include:
- Fun Plaza
- Boardwalk Arcade
- Dave & Buster’s – Coming Summer 2017!
Ready to plan your affordable beach vacation? Be sure to check out our full Area Attractions section for a full list of fun, family-friendly attractions and amenities near Sea Crest Resort!