Planning a Myrtle Beach Vacation on a budget can be tough, particularly during the prime summer season. Between the accommodation, the attractions, and dining, a simple beach vacation can quickly morph into a costly endeavor. Luckily, Sea Crest Resort is located close to a wide array of attractions that won’t cost you a thing! Check out our list of Free Things To Do in Myrtle Beach and pack your vacation itinerary with family friendly fun that won’t put a dent on the wallet.
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
Located in the popular downtown section of Myrtle Beach, the newly renovated boardwalk section provides almost a mile of scenic open space and one of the area’s longest piers. The boardwalk hosts a wide array of free events throughout the year that offer live music and family friendly entertainment. Popular events include the Hot Summer Nights promotion during the summer and their St. Patrick’s Day festival.
TIGERS Preservation Station
Located at the popular Barefoot Landing complex in North Myrtle Beach, the TIGER Preservation Station allows guests to get up close and personal with cuddly tiger cubs! Guests can see Bengal tigers, Siberian tigers, royal white Bengal tigers, and even the most rare tiger of them all – the golden tabby tiger. This attraction also showcases an array of other animals like apes and reptiles, all of which can be seen free of change.
The Myrtle Beach area offers several museums that can be enjoyed totally free of charge! The Franklin G. Burroughs – Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum showcases an array of local and regional contemporary art. The art featured here is comprised of several genres and different exhibits are rotated throughout the year. The South Carolina Hall of Fame, located inside the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, celebrates and showcases achievements in South Carolina State history. These museums are a great way to take a break from the sun and sand or escape a rare rainy day at the beach.
The Myrtle Beach area is known for their variety of family friendly events that take place throughout the year. The summer, in particular, offers a plethora of free events to enjoy, though events can also be found in the off-season. Popular summer events include the Hot Sumer Nights promotion at the Boardwalk, Movies Under The Stars at Market Common, and Fireworks at Broadway at The Beach. Ask your reservations specialist for more information about local festivals and events.
Of course, one cannot forget the beach! The beach is the main reason that guests flock to the region each year and it’s not hard to see why. The pristine shores of Myrtle Beach can be enjoyed free of charge. Pack a picnic and a few beach games and make a day of it! Sea Crest Resort is located Oceanfront, making beach access a breeze.