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kids enjoying the water one of the top myrtle beach family activities
Jan17

Myrtle Beach is one of the best beach destinations on the east coast. With reasonable hotel rates (check out ours) and tons of family-friendly activities, your Myrtle Beach vacation is bound to be the best ever. To make it easy we have put together the top 10 Myrtle Beach Family Activities for you and your loved ones to enjoy together.

1 – Hang at the Beach

60 miles of beautiful white sandy beach is what you’ll find up and down the Grand Strand. Stay at Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort and walk right out of our back door to the beach. Build sand castles, sunbathe, and play in the waves all day with the family!

2 – Water Park

There a few great water parks in Myrtle Beach, but why leave our resort when we have an oceanfront water park right on our property? You can enjoy the lazy river while the kids play at the shipwrecked submarine water feature. There’s also a 50-foot water slide too!

3 – Broadway at the Beach

Eat, drink, and play at Broadway at the Beach. There are rides, entertainment, fabulous restaurants and more all in one spot, just a short drive from our resort. There are even fun attractions like Wonderworks, Hollywood Wax Museum, Soar & Explore, and more.

4 – Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Just a 5-minute drive from our resort is the famous Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade. Take the family on a SkyWheel ride and get a birds-eye view of the Grand Strand. There’s also tons of restaurants, dessert stops, and summer entertainment for all at the boardwalk.

5 – Family Kingdom Amusement Park

If you’re looking for thrills, look no further than Family Kingdom Amusement Park. You and the whole family can ride roller coasters, drive bumper cars, or play games to win prizes that this fun stop. Buy individual ride tickets for 1.15 (plus tax) each or grab an unlimited ride wristband for $28.95 (plus tax) per person.

6 – Shark Wake Park

Check out the one of a kind Aqua Park at Shark Wake Park. Here you and the kids can play all day on an inflatable, floating obstacle course. To play, kids must be 7 years old and a good swimmer. Shark Wake Park is open from 10 AM to 5 PM and tickets are $25 per person (for a 45-minute session).

7 – Alligator Adventures

Want to see the World’s Largest Croc? Grab the kids and head over to Alligator Adventures. Here you’ll get to see Utan, King of the Crocs and tons of other reptiles and animals. Alligator Adventures is located at Barefoot Landing. Tickets are $24.99 for adults and $16.99 for children (4-12).

8 – Ripley’s Aquarium

Also located at Broadway at the Beach is Ripley’s Aquarium, but it’s such a great attraction we had to give it it’s own spot! Walk through the 340-foot Dangerous Reef tunnel and get up-close-and-personal with sharks, eels, and other aquatic life. Ripley’s Aquarium also offers experiences like diving with sharks, glass-bottom boat rides, overnight sleepovers.

9 – Mini Golf

Known as the Mini Golf Capital of the World, Myrtle Beach has so many family mini golf spots for you to enjoy. You could seriously pick up a shell, throw it, and hit a mini-golf course. Some of our favorites include Mt. Atlanticus, Cancun Lagoon Golf, and Rainbow Falls Golf.

10 – Pirates Voyage

If you really want to show the family a great time, take them to Pirates Voyage! Here you’ll enjoy a 3-course meal and watch as Captain Blackbeard sails the seven seas in search of his treasure. Tickets start at $49 for adults and $24 for children over three (rates vary based on showtime and season).

Golf Myrtle Beach
Jan15

One of the best reasons to visit Myrtle Beach is the golf courses. Myrtle Beach has some of the best courses in the US, some even designed by celebrity pro golfers. Even better, you can just about visit any time of year and the weather is always perfect for a round of golf. We’ve put together a list of our favorite golf courses in Myrtle Beach.

River Oaks Golf Plantation

River Oaks Golf Plantation offers 800 acres of beautiful green along the Intracoastal Waterway. Its courses offer three nines designed by Gene Hamm and Tom Jackson that are sure to challenge a golfer at any skill level. AM and PM rates range from $100 and up (prices drop in the offseason) with an 8-minute spread between tee times. For more information visit their site or call 843-236-2222.

Myrtle Beach National

Myrtle Beach National is part of the Founders Collection and offers three signature golf courses that any golfer would love. Come play the West Course, a classic Arnold Palmer design, King’s North, or SouthCreek. Rates vary depending on the time of day and season. Check out the Myrtle Beach National site for more information or call 877-283-2122 for reservations.

The World Tour Golf Links

World Tour Golf Links is home to two nines, the Open 9 and the Championship 9. The Open 9 features holes from the top-ranking courses in the U.S. and British Opens. The Championship 9 was inspired by the most challenging holes from the Masters, U.S. Open, British Open, and PGA Championship. In short, World Tour is a golfer’s paradise. Rates start at $104 (lower rates available in offseason). For more information visit World Links website or call 877-283-2122 for reservations.

Pine Lakes

Known as the Granddaddy course in Myrtle Beach, Pine Lakes offers a classic golf experience. Pine Lakes is one of the oldest and favorite in Myrtle Beach, designed by the first PGA president, Robert White. Though it is one of the oldest courses it has been extensively renovated but keeps it’s 1920s feel. For more information about golfing at Pine Lakes visit their site or call 877-283-2122 for reservations.

Young couple enjoying one of the myrtle beach restaurants on the water
Dec05

One of the best reasons to visit Myrtle Beach is for some of the best seafood on the Eastern Shore. Pair that with a gorgeous view and you can’t go wrong. The beauty of Myrtle Beach restaurants on the water is that you can enjoy them all year round, even in the winter months! We’ve put together a few of our faves down the Grand Strand to make it easy to choose when you come to vacation in Myrtle Beach.

North Myrtle Beach Restaurants on the Water

About Thyme Oceanfront Cafe

A cute and quaint oceanfront restaurant where you can enjoy breakfast all day long. Try one of their fun sparkling mimosas (Deja Blueberry) or one of their zesty bloody Mary’s!

1910 North Ocean Boulevard | (843) 427-7338 | Open Monday – Sunday 8 AM – 8 PM

Harold’s On The Ocean

This casual beachfront restaurant has some of the best classic lunch and dinner fare. The Shrimp Poppers and Hush Puppies Basket are great starters for the table. For your main course, try the Carolina Fish Tacos or a Shrimp Po Boy.

100 Main Street (Ocean Drive) | (843) 249-1047 | Open Monday – Sunday 11 AM

Buoys On The Boulevard

Buoys’ is not your average Myrtle Beach restaurant with their eclectic, yet delicious menu! You can order one of their Sushi Teasers to start, like the I Roll or Tuna Tataki. For your main course, they have steamers, Nauti Nachos, and all kinds of burgers and beach platters. Be sure to save room for the Fried Twinkies served with homemade Banana Foster (are you drooling yet?).

93 South Ocean Boulevard | (843) 663-0330 | Open Sunday – Wednesday 11 AM – 9 PM and Thursday – Saturday 11 AM – 10 PM

Central Myrtle Beach Restaurants on the Water

Moe Moon’s

This chillax spot has not only a great view but also a menu filled with unique offerings. Their menu features fare like Moe’s “Down & Dirty” Nachos, Pina Colada Shrimp, The Bac N’ Chz burger, and Moe’s Seafood Platter. Don’t forget to try one of their signature Moe’s Fishbowls, a variety of fun cocktails served in a fishbowl to share.

918 Ocean Boulevard | (843) 448-4926 | Sunday – Wednesday 11 AM – 6 PM and Thursday – Saturday 11 AM – 8 PM

Sea Captain’s House

Sea Captain’s offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with an amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean. If you’re craving seafood, this is the place to try! They offer unique breakfast fare like the Crab Cakes Benedict and the Seafarer’s Omelet. For lunch try the She Crab Soup or one of the many seafood sandwiches or clubs offered. Dinner fare ranges from Shrimp and Grits to fresh Carolina Catch of the Day. You can’t go wrong with a meal here at any time of day!

3002 North Ocean Boulevard | (843) 448-8082 | Open daily 7 AM – 9:30 PM

Banditos Cantina

One of Myrtle Beach’s newest oceanfront restaurants offers Tex Mex with a hipster vibe. Here you can find everything from tacos and burritos to Bandito bowls. Pair any of these options with one of their many fresh margaritas like the Boardwalk, the Bandito, or Nectar del Diablo.

1410 North Ocean Boulevard | (843) 712-2992 | Open daily 11 AM – 2 AM

South End Restaurants on the Water

Gulfstream Cafe

This is restaurant has one of the most beautiful views of the inlet in Myrtle Beach. They are also one of the best upscale restaurants in the area. Open for dinner daily and Sunday brunch, Gulfstream Cafe menu features a wide range of delectable seafood like Firecracker Prawns, Salmon Portobello, N’awlins Shrimp & Grits, and more!

1536 South Waccamaw Drive | (843) 651-8808 | Monday – Saturday 4 PM – 10 PM and Sunday 10 AM – 10 PM

DeadDog Saloon

This Murrells Inlet MarshWalk Restaurant is decked out in pictures of family pooches, with great food, and an even better view. When you sit down you will be greeted with sweet hush puppies and a honey butter dip that you won’t be able to put down. The menu is filled with twists on favorites like Blue Crab Nachos, Shrimp & Grit Balls, Fido’s Fish Sandwich, and Mardi Gras Jambalaya.

4079 Highway 17 Business | (843) 651-0664 | Open daily 8 AM – 12 AM

 

Christmas tree on Myrtle beach in december
Nov15

Though you may not be able to lay on the beach or by the pool, Myrtle Beach in December is a beautiful time of year to visit. With the holiday approaching, Myrtle Beach properties and business owners really get into the spirit and there is a wide array of things to do in the Grand Strand.

1. Christmas Tree Lightings

What is more beautiful than a crowd gathering around to light a beautiful giant tree for the first time during the holiday season? There are multiple tree lightings in the Grand Strand, some that are only just a few minutes drive from Sea Crest Resort. Here a quick list of places to watch a Christmas Tree lighting and enjoy other family-friendly holiday activities:

North Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree Lighting

Date/Time: Tuesday, December 4 at 6PM

Location: McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive, North Myrtle Beach

Inlet Christmas Weekend

Date/Time: Friday, November 30 at 5PM

Location: Morse Park

Holiday Tree Lighting at Broadway at the Beach

Date/Time: Saturday, December 1 at 6PM

Location: Broadway at the Beach

2. Breakfast With Santa

There are quite a few places in Myrtle Beach that offer pictures and breakfast with Santa. It’s the perfect way to enjoy some family time and to have a little holiday cheer with the head elf himself!

Tupelo Honey

Date/Time: Saturday, December 8 from 9-11AM

Location: 3042 Howard Avenue

Hard Rock Cafe

Date/Time: Saturday, December 8 from 9-11AM

Location: Broadway at the Beach

3. The Great Christmas Light Show

You don’t want to miss this light show spectacular (seriously the best drive-through show in the Grand Strand)! November 23 – December 30, North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex come together to light up a 1.5 mile drive through the park filled with light displays big and small. Pricing starts at $15 per vehicle with 1-15 guests and the gates are open from 5:30-9:30PM.

4. Night of a Thousand Candles

Starting December 6 through December 22, Brookgreen Gardens brings you Night of a Thousand Candles. The gardens really come to life with lights everywhere you turn, carolers singing, musicians playing Christmas favorites, and holiday spirit in the air. It’s really a bucket item to check off if you’ve never been, and it’s a family-friendly event. Gates open from 3-10PM and tickets must be purchased BEFORE arrival. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children.

5. Ripley’s Festival of Trees

If you have an affinity for decorated Christmas trees, you’ll really love Ripley’s Aquarium Festival of Trees! At Ripley’s you and your family can over 100 decorated and themed holiday trees. In the past there have been beach themed trees, mardi gras themed trees, and even golf themed trees. Ripley’s Festival of Trees starts November 16 and runs until December 31. Tickets are $29.99 for adults and $19.99 for children.

6. The Nutcracker

Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker is a Christmas classic and has become Coastal Youth Ballet’s holiday tradition. Take the family to watch as toy soldiers come to life and the dance of the Sugar Plum fairy beginning December 8 through December 16. Tickets start at $10 and vary based on theatre seating. See Coastal Carolina University website for more details.

7. Christmas Towne

Myrtle Beach Convention Center brings you the 15th annual Christmas Towne this December 9. Come with your family from 3-5PM to enjoy music, a tree lighting, fun activities, delicious treats! You can also get a chance to take pictures with Mr. & Mrs. Claus and drop off your Toys for Tots donations. This event is free!

8. Santa Crawl

If you’re looking for something that’s holiday-themed and for adults only, check out the Santa Crawl at the MarshWalk in Murrells Inlet December 15 from 5-10PM. Dress in your best holiday cheer whether it’s decking out in plaid pajamas or wearing an ugly Christmas sweater to the festivities; there’s even a prize for best dressed! Wahoo’s Fish House, Drunken Jacks, The Wicked Tuna, Dead Dog Saloon and other restaurants on the MarshWalk will have dinner and drinks specials.

9. Take-in A Christmas Show

There are so many great Christmas and holiday shows in Myrtle Beach to see during December. Two that we highly recommend are The Carolina Opry’s: The Christmas Show of the South or Christmas at Pirates Voyage. Both shows are stunning and filled with holiday cheer and lots of laughs. Tickets for the Carolina Opry start at $42.95 and tickets for Pirates Voyage start at $44.99.

10. Holiday Shopping

Christmas and holiday shopping can be so much fun, especially with all the shopping options in Myrtle Beach! Grab a girlfriend or one of the kids, a cup of hot cocoa, and set out to conquer your shopping list. Myrtle Beach has a few great places where local vendors and artisans sell unique and handmade gifts; it’s a great way to find something special for your someone special.

Holiday Market at Barefoot Landing

Date/Time: Starting November 2 – December 14 from 12-4PM

Location: Barefoot Landing at Dockside Village

Holiday Bazaar at the Market Common

Date/Time: Starting November 3 – December 15 from 12-4PM

Location: The Market Common

 

Stage and curtain at a dinner show in myrtle beach
Oct09

If you’re looking to try something a little out of the norm while on vacation in Myrtle Beach, try dinner and a show! Myrtle Beach offers some wonderful theatrical and entertaining shows that include dinner, and are sure to impress everyone in the family. We’ve put together a list of a few places that will entertain while you dine –and the best part, they are just a few minutes drive from Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort!

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at The House Of Blues

The Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at the House of Blues is no ordinary Myrtle Beach dinner show! When you arrive you become part of the murder investigation, where everyone is as suspect! This interactive show will have you laughing while you enjoy a delicious three-course dinner. You’ll start with Blues Brother Salad and finish with House Made Key Lime Tart, as you figure out who the true murderer is. If you can catch the culprit, you will be rewarded! To reserve your seat or for more ticket information call: 843-272-3000.

Pirates Voyage

If you’re looking for a place that will keep every family member on the edge of their seat, look no further than Pirates Voyage. At Pirates Voyage, you will adventure with the most famous pirate, Captain Blackbeard, as he searches for treasure, all while enjoying a fabulous 4-course pirate feast! The feast includes soup, bread, chicken, pork BBQ, corn-on-the-cob, a potato, and delightful apple pie!

Adults and children are welcome at the pirate’s hideaway lagoon (kids can even get a pirate or mermaid makeover when they come early!). Tickets are $44.99 for adults and $24.99 for children.

If you’re visiting in November or December be sure to try Christmas at Pirates Voyage! Here you will see the crews take on A Christmas Carol –a story of Captain Scrooge!

For more information on regular or special tickets, call 843-497-9700.

Polynesian Fire Luau

Take a trip to Hawaii without even having to leave Myrtle Beach! The Polynesian Fire Luau provides a beautiful show filled with Polynesian culture, dancing, and more.

Dine on authentic Polynesian foods as you are mesmerized by the dancers and performers of Polynesian Fire Luau. The dinner is a Hawaiian buffet featuring foods like kalua pork, Polynesian meatballs, barbecue chicken, Hawaiian macaroni salad, and fresh fruit.

The dinner and show are offered at two locations in Myrtle Beach, St. Johns Inn or Plantation Resort. The St. Johns show is held indoors with the last 15-minutes held outside. The Plantation Resort show is held poolside (weather permitting). Tickets are $49.99 for adults and $24.98 for children. For more information call visit: www.PolynesianFireProductions.com.

 

If you’re looking for more great shows or live music check out our latest articles on our blog!

 

So many festivals at Myrtle Beach
Sep20

One of the best parts about traveling to Myrtle Beach is its year-round festivals! Whether you come in the middle of the summer or during the winter months there is always something fun and festive happening on the Grand Strand. We’ve put together a list of 15 Myrtle Beach Festivals you won’t want to miss!

Brew at the Zoo

Brew at the Zoo is a fun low-country festival held at Brookgreen Gardens towards the end of September. The Festival features 30 beers from regional and international brewers, games, a silent auction, and of course their native wildlife zoo! If that doesn’t peak your interest in this event is a big fundraiser for local Lowcountry Heritage Programs.

Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival

There’s nothing more delicious than sampling all kinds of food all in one stop! The Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival welcomes food trucks from all over, live music all weekend, game tournaments, and more! This festival usually takes place mid to late April.

Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival

Myrtle Beach is one of the best places to satisfy your craving for seafood. What’s even better than that? The Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival! This festival is in early October and includes seafood and restaurant vendors from all over the Grand Strand. Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival will also have live music, a corn hole tournament, and kid-friendly activities!

St. John’s Greek Festival

Opa! It’s all Greek at the St. John’s Greek Festival. Held in late September this festival does not disappoint when it comes to authentic Greek cuisine, beer, wine, and music! Oh and let’s not forget the delicious desserts!

Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival

The Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival has been going strong for over 40 years. This festival takes place at Huntington Beach State Park in late September. Check out over 100 fine arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, and more!

Aynor Harvest Hoe-Down Festival

Who doesn’t love a fall festival? The Aynor Harvest Hoe-Down Festival is a myriad of music and entertainment, pageants, craft vendors, and delicious eats! This festival typically takes place in mid-September.

Carolina Country Music Fest

The Carolina Country Music Fest or CCMF is one of the biggest and most anticipated festivals in Myrtle Beach. Each year a great lineup of famous country music stars are put together for an all weekend show! The festival happens in early June and tickets go fast!

MayFest on Main

MayFest on Main is a big kick-off to the summer in the Grand Strand. Filled with music, arts & crafts, food vendors, and plenty for the kids to do! This festival is held mid-May and is BYOBC (Bring Your Own Beach Chair)!

Blue Crab Festival

Blue crab cakes, blue crab soup, blue crab dip –if it has “blue crab” in the title it’s probably delicious! That’s why the Little River Blue Crab Festival is one of the favorite festivals in Myrtle Beach. In mid-May, you can get your fill of seafood, music, unique shopping and scenic views at this festival!

Night Of A Thousand Candles

Another festival that is highly anticipated in Myrtle Beach is Brookgreen Garden’s, Night Of A Thousand Candles. The name really says it all as thousands of candles are hand lit all throughout the property. Throughout December you can enjoy this festival and all the lights, hot cocoa, and holiday cheer your heart can take!

Conway Riverfest

Presented by The Conway Chamber of Commerce is the Conway Riverfest, held in late June. Here you can expect a golf cart parade, good eats, kids activities, and a firework display that is sure to leave you in awe.

Hippie Fest

The Hippie Fest Tour comes to the Grand Strand in late October. Filled with vibrant colors, feel-good music, art and more! They even have DIY tie-dying! This festival is a family-friendly affair held rain or shine.

Little River Shrimpfest

It’s all about the seafood at the Little River Shrimpfest! Held in late October you can get your fill of seafood, live music, and more. There’s even face painting and balloon artist for the kids! You won’t want to miss this weekend-long event.

Loris Bog-Off Festival

Have you ever had some Carolina Bog? Well, then you don’t want to miss the Loris Bog-Off where locals compete for the best chicken bog in the south. This event is held mid to late October and includes music and fun for the whole family!

Irish Italian Festival

Going strong for 15 years the Irish Italian International Festival is one of the most fun festivals in Myrtle Beach! Held in late September you can enjoy a parade, authentic international music, all things Italian and Irish heritage, and tons of food!

Things To Do in Myrtle Beach with Kids like dress up as pirates
Jul24

You could comfortably spend your entire vacation at Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort. With our waterpark, mini-mart and Malibu Beach bar, you really don’t have to step off the property! But, the reality is the kids will eventually want to venture out. And so they don’t drive you crazy, we’ve made it easy with our Top 5 Things To Do in Myrtle Beach with Kids!

Mini Golf

This one is a no brainer for most families that come to vacation in Myrtle Beach. After all, we are the Mini Golf Capital of the World! But here’s the inside scoop on the best places to play while you’re here.

Cancun Lagoon Mayan Adventure Golf is the probably the most exciting and visually stunning mini golf courses on the Grand Strand. At this spot your will get 27 holes that take you back to ancient Mayan times. Bonus: this mini golf course is air conditioned!

Another great mini golf spot is Mt. Atlanticus Minotaur Mini Golf! Make your way through one of the two courses, as you weave in and out of grass huts and caves. Bonus: score a hole in one on the last hole and win a lifetime pass to Mt. Atlanticus!

Alligator Adventure

Meet the “King of the Crocs,” the largest crocodile on exhibit in the U.S., at Alligator Adventure! This easily one of the best things to do in Myrtle Beach with Kids! Feast your eyes on colorful macaws, hyenas, lemurs, and of course alligators and crocs! Bonus: enjoy your second day free at Alligator Adventures with a purchase of a regular ticket!

Family Kingdom

What’s more entertaining than an amusement park? This magical place has a never-ending supply of cotton candy, squeals of excitement, and fun for the whole family! Day or night this park is filled with rides and entertainment for all. Bonus: they even have a waterpark! Double Bonus: it’s only 3 blocks from Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort!

Pirates Voyage

Ahoy, matey! There’s no shortage of thrills here as you watch an intense pirate show and enjoy ye dinner! This 50 minute show is sure to have the kids on the edge of their seats as they are entertained by pirates, animals, and even mermaids! Bonus: get the pirate or mermaid package and your kids will be transformed into a mesmerizing mermaid or  a scallywag of a pirate! See showtimes here.

Jun02

Are you visiting Myrtle Beach this summer? If so, prepare for endless beach days, great beach dining, and a variety of family-friendly events and entertainment. Sea Crest is ideally located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, making it easy to find nearby things to do.

Area events are the perfect way to take a break from the sun and sand and enjoy all that Myrtle Beach has to offer. And many of the events offered are completely free to attend!

Take a look at our favorite summer events and pencil a few into your Myrtle Beach itinerary.

 

Summer Nights | Broadway at the Beach | Ongoing

 Summer Nights takes place all summer long throughout Broadway at the Beach. Weekly events include: 

  • Monday – Stiltwalkers (7 pm – 9 pm); Mr. Nigel (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm  — 10 pm); Next Level Showcase Productions (7 pm — 10 pm)
  • Tuesday — Mr. Nigel (7 pm – 9 pm); Ripley’s Ruckus (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm — 10 pm); Stiltwalkers (7 pm — 9 pm); Next Level Showcase Productions (7 pm — 10 pm)
  • Wednesday – Mr. Nigel (7 pm – 9 pm); Stiltwalkers (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm — 10 pm)
  • Thursday – Stiltwalkers (7 pm – 9 pm); Mr. Nigel (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm  — 10 pm); Next Level Showcase Productions (7 pm — 10 pm)
  • Friday – Mr. Nigel (7 pm – 9 pm); Ripley’s Ruckus (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm — 10 pm); Stiltwalkers (7 pm — 9 pm); Next Level Showcase Productions (7 pm — 10 pm)
  • Saturday – Stiltwalkers (7 pm — 9 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm — 10 pm); Face Painters (7 pm — 9 pm) 
  • Sunday — Face Painters (7 pm — 9 pm); Character Appearances (7 pm — 10 pm); Fire Dancer (8 pm — 10 pm); Stiltwalkers (7 pm — 9 pm); Next Level Showcase Productions (7 pm — 10 pm)

In addition, to live entertainment, many evenings will feature free family-friendly games and activities, street performers, and more! Be sure to check out Broadway at the Beach one evening during your stay!

 

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball | Ongoing

Pick up your peanuts and cracker jacks and settle in for a good time at a Myrtle Beach Pelicans game! Baseball season is in full swing at one of the area’s favorite family attractions and you won’t want to miss out on the chance to see them up close and in person. Tickets start as low as $7 / person and the team hosts a variety of promotions throughout the week to help you save. Promotions include:

·      $2 Tacos and Tallboys Tuesdays – $2 tacos and $2 16.oz cans from 6pm – 8pm 

baseball mitt on mound

·      Weiner Wednesday – Buy 1, Get 1 Free Hebrew National Hotdogs all night

·      Thirsty Thursday – $1 domestic drafts from 6 pm – 8 pm

·      Theme Nights (superhero night, nerd night, etc.)

·      Pre-game autographs

·      Post-game fireworks

·      Contests and Giveaways

·      …. Much more!

 

Call (843) 918-6000 for more information and to purchase tickets in advance.

 

Carolina Country Music Festival | Downtown Myrtle Beach | June 7th – 10th

Grab your boots and head downtown for the biggest event of the summer! Guests from far and wide flock to Myrtle Beach each summer to enjoy fantastic live music with a beachfront backdrop. Artists for the 2018 show include Toby Keith, Luke Bryan, Zac Brown Band, Cole Swindell, Brett Young, and many more. The 4-day event kicks off Thursday evening and runs through Sunday night. Tickets are still available through the Country Music Fest Website.

 

4th of July Events

beach fireworksJuly 4th is a busy time for Myrtle Beach! Check out what’s in store for this patriotic holiday:

·      Murrells Inlet Boat Parade (Wednesday, July 4th): The area’s only floating parade? Be in Murrells Inlet from 4 pm—6 pm to watch colorful boats float the inlet.

·      Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Tuesday, July 3rd): The Myrtle Beach Pelicans will host the Potomac Nationals on the week of July 4th and you won’t want to miss out on the action!

·      Fireworks: Broadway at the Beach, Cherry Grove Pier, Murrells Inlet Marshwalk, and Barefoot Landing

  

Hot Summer Nights | Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Plyler Park | Ongoing

Hot Summer Nights on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk will host a bevy of activities, games, shows, and more throughout the summer! From June 12th — September 27th, Mondays through Saturdays, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk will be THE place to enjoy a summer evening. Be sure to come back and find out what family fun will be had for Hot Summer Nights!

 

What Myrtle Beach events do you most look forward to in the summer? Let us know! 

Mar02

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 17th

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 11 am – 7 pm.

 

Easter Bunny Breakfast Series | Market Common | Various Dates

easter eggsGuests 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:

  • Tupelo Honey Café – (843) 315-3780 – March 17th
  • Travinia Italian Kitchen – (843) 233-8500 – March 24th
  • Gordon Biersch – (843) 839-0249 – March 31st

 

Easter Sunday Gospel Brunch | House of Blues | April 1st

Enjoy a delicious, southern-cooked Easter Sunday meal at the House of Blues for their Easter Sunday Gospel Brunch. From 9 am – 3 pm, you can enjoy all-you-can-eat breakfast favorites, including chicken and waffles. Carving stations and desserts will also be available for guests to enjoy. Traditional and contemporary gospel hits will be played by the talented band Glory throughout the day. Prices for adults are $35 and $17.50 for children ages 4 – 10. Reservations are recommended. For more info, call (843) 913-3746.

 

Pelicans Opening Home Weekend | April 5th – 11th | TicketReturn.Com Field

hotdog at baseball gameTake 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 2018 season with a back-to-back home series against the Frederick Keys and the Winston-Salem Dash. 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 20th – 29th | 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, yummy 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.

 

Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show | April 28th – 29th Myrtle Beach International Airport

For the first time in a decade, the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show is returning to dazzle and wow spectators with thrilling aerial stunts by various performers including the U.S. Navy “Blue Angels”, para-commandos parachute jump team, and many more talented performers! There various ticket options, with General Admission single-day tickets starting at $25 for adults 18 and up, $20 for kids ages 6 – 17 and military/first responders, and free for children ages 5 and under. For more information, visit the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show website.

 

Blue Crab Festival | May 19th – 20th | 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, spacious kids play area, family-friendly games and activities, and plenty of mouthwatering food. The fun runs from 9 am – 6 pm both days and tickets are only $4 in advance or $5 the day of.

 

Be sure to check out our Spring Hotel Deals to save on your beach getaway!

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Have you ever had the difficulty of selecting the perfect resort for a Myrtle Beach vacation? With so many room types and amenities to choose from, picking the right resort can become more of a chore than an exciting process. At Sea Crest Resort, we want to make things easier for you. Below, you’ll find a detailed tour of our Myrtle Beach resort, from the oceanfront accommodations to the exciting outdoor amenities, it’s all here in one convenient location.

Explore our oceanfront resort below!

12 Unique Room Types

Sea Crest Resort features 12 distinctive room types with many rooms featuring oceanfront and ocean views from your very own private balcony. Each room is appointed with king, queen, or full/double beds, and ten of our rooms include either a full or efficiency kitchen, complete with essential appliances and cookware to conveniently create home-cooked meals.

oceanview junior suiteYou’ll find each room assorted below by bed-type:

Full/Double Beds

Queen Bed

oceanfront king efficiencyKing Bed

Each room is fully-appointed with additional amenities like a flat-screen television and free Wi-Fi. For more information on room types and layouts, visit our accommodations page.

On-Site Dining

Our oceanfront resort not only boasts oceanfront accommodations, but you’ll also find oceanfront dining, including the Malibu Beach Bar & Oceanfront Snack Bar, located conveniently on the outdoor pool deck. Grab a cold one and relax in the sun, or let our friendly bartenders create a refreshing tropical drink just for you. Malibu Beach Bar also serves up delicious poolside snacks like grilled burgers, fried fish baskets, and assorted sandwiches, perfect for a meal between a day at the beach and the pool.

And if you need a quick pick-me-up or some scrumptious breakfast options venture to Beach Java Cafe, located on the 5th floor of our resort.You can enjoy a delicious selection of snacks and fresh, energizing blends of Starbucks® coffee and espresso flavors.

9 Pool Attractions For All Ages

Sea Crest Resort is home to nine family-friendly water features, including indoor and outdoor amenities for year-round enjoyment.

Splash right into:

  • An oceanfront children’s water park, complete with water slide and large splash area with topsy-turvy water buckets and rain-maker umbrellas, perfect for kids and the young at heart!
  • A children’s activity pool with a “Freddie the Frog” slide and water umbrellas
  • An outdoor pool and outdoor lazy river, perfect for soaking in the Carolina sun.
  • An indoor pool, two indoor jacuzzis, and an indoor lazy river, ideal for a rainy day or during the colder months.
  • And a baby pool for our much younger guests

Our indoor and outdoor pool decks include plenty of comfortable lounge chairs, so there isn’t a bad seat in the house! The outdoor pool deck also features quick and easy access to and from the beach.

On-Site Gift Shop/Mini-Mart

Forgot something at home? Need sunscreen? Or maybe you’re searching for a gift to cherish your Myrtle Beach memories. The on-site Ship Store Mini-Mart and Gift Shop at Sea Crest Resort feature all of the essentials you’ll need to make your getaway to Myrtle Beach stress-free.

The mini-mart and gift shop carries:

  • Light food items and snacks
  • Toiletries
  • Souvenirs
  • T-shirts
  • Beach essentials

Additional Amenities

Just when you thought Sea Crest Resort couldn’t get any more convenient, our oceanfront resort also features a newly remodeled fitness center, complete with cardio and weight machines so your exercise routine doesn’t have to take a vacation too. You’ll also receive the convenience of our Business Center, complete with user-friendly desktops, high-speed internet access, and an all-purpose desktop printer, free to use for all guests.

 

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