Don’t Miss These Myrtle Beach Events!
Time to put away the snow boots and break out your flip-flops! Spring has returned to Myrtle Beach, bringing with it some glorious, unseasonably warm weather with quite a few days in the 80s and 90s. There is a happy buzz around town as the beach and all your favorite hot spots come back to life. Just like the temperature, Myrtle Beach events are starting to heat up, as well. From car fests to country music, visitors will be able to enjoy all of their favorite events in addition to some exciting new ones.
Rev up your engines and enjoy a ride along the coastline of the Grand Strand. Motorcycle enthusiasts can check out vendors, participate in poker runs, enjoy live music, and take excursions to nearby points of interest – such as Georgetown and Charleston, SC.
5/13 Mayfest on Main
This event features live music, arts and crafts vendors, delicious food, a community stage, and a children’s area. Stroll along Main Street to browse one-of-a kind shops, or set up your beach chair and soak up the atmosphere.
5/18-9/28 Music on Main
Nothing beats an evening of live music on Main Street in Downtown North Myrtle Beach. Every Thursday night from 7:00-9:00 p.m., visitors can bring a beach chair and unwind to the tunes of talented local musicians. Be sure to check out the Black Glass Band (August 3rd). The best part of this event is that it’s free!
5/20-21 36th Annual Blue Crab Festival
Visit the waterfront in Little River to enjoy fresh blue crabs and other local seafood, in addition to live entertainment, fun children’s area, and approximately 300 fine arts and crafts vendors.
6/2-3 Sun Fun Festival
Returning for its 62nd year, this family festival includes a diverse set of activities, from live performers and games to Shag lessons and a parade.
Hosted by the Myrtle Beach Corvette Club, this popular car show is held at the Broadway at the Beach complex. Visitors will enjoy being surrounded by Corvettes of every year and model.
6/8-11 Carolina Country Music Fest
The hottest event of the summer, this rain-or-shine event features over 30 of country’s greatest artists including Gretchen Wilson, Darius Rucker, and Kenny Chesney!
Myrtle Beach is the place to be for America’s birthday party! Start the day at the Independence Day 8K at 7:30 a.m., then at 1:00 p.m. take a moment to salute our military out on the beach as F-16s and several vintage military aircraft fly over the coastline. In the evening, fireworks displays will light up the night all along the Grand Strand at the following locations: Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Broadway at the Beach, Barefoot Landing, Cherry Grove Pier, Surfside Beach Pier, Murrells Inlet Marshwalk, and Georgetown.
7/8 & 8/12 Nascar Whelen Series Races
Take a day out at the races! Several Nascar divisions will be racing all day and competing for their spot in Victory Lane at the Myrtle Beach Speedway. There will also be a Meet & Greet along with celebrations for Armed Forces Day.
Vantage properties are filling up quickly during these popular Myrtle Beach events, so now is the best time to book! Browse VantageMB.com or give us a call at (888) 404-3110 to let our Vacation Coordinators help you find the perfect vacation spot.