Vacationing in Myrtle Beach is more than just a trip - it’s an experience filled with exhilarating activities for everyone. Customer service representatives at the Grande Shores Ocean Resort are trained and ready to help you find exciting activities for you and your family while staying in Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re intrigued by museums or captivated by live entertainment, Myrtle Beach has it all. Just browse through our event calendar to find special events and activities taking place during your stay.
Visit our local events section for more information about fun local events happening in Myrtle Beach.
MYRTLE BEACH BOARDWALK
The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is the tourist heart of the city. Stretching down 1.2 miles of beautiful shoreline, it has been ranked by Travel and Leisure Magazine as the second best boardwalk in the country. It is home to weekly family-friendly attractions such as carnivals, music shows, live performances and more. You can go shopping down the middle section, catch a bite to eat and take in the local flair. Down the Southern Promenade, an oceanfront park affords travelers the chance to sit, have lunch and enjoy the view.
Depending on the ages and inclinations of your family members, either of these dinner theater-style shows may be appropriate and fun for the whole family. The Carolina Opry is a world-famous musical variety show with comedy acts, musical performances and dance numbers in styles ranging from country, to rock n' roll, to bluegrass and more.
Pirates Voyage - Dinner & Show
Pirates Voyage is the most fun place to eat! See their amazing aerial acrobatic acts. Be amazed matey, as me pirates battle each other on deck, in water and in the sky above me full sized pirate ships in a 15-foot deep indoor hideaway lagoon! Landlubbers, be ye prepared for spectacular acrobatic competitions, live animals, beautiful mermaids and more. Join me crew for a delicious four course pirate feast! A Dolly Parton Company.
MYRTLE WAVES AND FAMILY KINGDOM
Both Myrtle Waves and Family Kingdom have received national accolades. Myrtle Waves is one of the largest water parks on the East Coast, with dozens of rides and attractions, cabana rentals, shopping and family-friendly dining. Family Kingdom was listed in the top five U.S. amusement parks by a 2007 TripAdvisor survey. Admission is free, although each ride requires a separate small payment. Entertainers such as stilt walkers, magicians, clowns, balloon sculptors, jugglers and face painters roam the park and perform for free.
SOAR + EXPLORE
This place is a favorite among families who love the outdoors. Soar + Explore has prepared a number of adventures for visitors, including themed rope courses and zip lines set 50 feet above ground.
This indoor entertainment park is considered a major attraction in the area where vacationers can take in over 100 exhibits, including a virtual roller coaster and hurricane-force winds. Visit WonderWorks if you need a break from the sun or if you are looking for some family-friendly nightly entertainment.
The Alabama Theatre celebrates its 23rd year with its new production of ONE The Show. It was voted as the #1 live Entertainment Theatre by Myrtle Beach visitors and locals, and nominated for CMA Venue of the Year. The Alabama Theatre introduces ONE The Show. ONE combines extraordinary talent, icon production numbers, and extravagant costuming with it songs from many exciting musical genres into production. Critics are calling it "Simply the best." The show has delivered another mega hit. IT brings audiences an incredible entertainment experience featuring everthing from country, gospel, boradway, pop, and rock to plenty of hilarious family comedy. For More information, pleaseClick Here or call 1-800-342-2262.
Legend's In Concert
Legend's in Concert's state-of-the-art theater is located conveniently in the heart of Myrtle Beach at Broadway at the Beach. Visitors not only get to experience the World's Grlatest Live Tribute Show but can also indulge in the bountiful and wide selection of shopping, attractions, and dining choices located right next door to the theater. Each season features a new lineup of tributes to today and yesterday's greatest musical legends; all backed by a hot live band and electrifying dancers. For More information, pleaseClick Here or call 843-238-7827.
See what Myrtle Beach life was like in the 1700’s at the Kaminski House Museum, join the after-dark "ghost walk” at Atalaya Castle or explore the dunes, forests, trails and wildlife habitats of Myrtle Beach State Park.
Once the sun goes down over Myrtle Beach, the lights go up at entertainment venues up and down the Grand Strand. Take in a live musical or comedy performance at the Alabama Theatre or enjoy a four-course feast and an evening of jousting and sword-fighting knights at the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament.
The Carolina Opry
Legends in Concert
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Pirates Voyage - Dinner & Show
Coastal Carolina University, Cultural Arts
Whether you are looking for a place to climb on a treadmill, pump some iron, shoot some hoops or just relax and take in a ball game - Myrtle Beach has loads of activities tailor-made for fitness and sports-minded guests.