Enjoy Live Tunes & Great Views At These Live Entertainment Spots

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 or 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.

Pirates Voyage

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.

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk 

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Located just a short drive north from Sea Crest Resort, the famous Myrtle Beach Boardwalk spans over a mile in length and is the heart of the downtown area. This bustling oceanfront avenue also hosts outdoor concerts and events throughout the spring, summer, and fall – many of which are free to attend! June, July, and August guests can head to the boardwalk to enjoy the “Hot Summer Nights” series, which provides free entertainment and music each night throughout the summer. The boardwalk offers two oceanfront stage areas for these events and with performers and genres varying weekly. Visitors can hear everything from country and rock to beach music and more! The Boardwalk is also right across from the wildly popular Carolina Country Music Fest, which has become the official kickoff to summer. Be sure to check out this family-friendly music venue during your stay at Sea Crest! 

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.


A recent addition to the downtown Myrtle Beach area, Riptydz is quickly making an impression on visitors and locals alike! This three-story restaurant and bar features an eclectic, modern design and beautiful, bright beach colors. The space offers an indoor dining area, in addition to the expansive oceanfront deck and the rooftop bar on the third story. If you are seeking great live music with ocean views – RipTydz is the place to be! They host live, local musicians several times a week on their beach-front deck. RipTydz also offers a creative “beachy” menu with a variety of sandwiches, wraps, seafood, and their famous “crabby grilled cheese”. Call (843) 945-1204 for more information. 


You can check out more Live Theatre and Show options on our “About Myrtle Beach” section.