Springing Into Spring

Springing Into Spring

Category : Blog , To Do

Article Written by Craig Prather Jr.

As the cold winter months begin to come to an end, we are all in need of a reset as the seasons prepare to change. Now with Spring quickly approaching us, what’s better than finally getting out to enjoy that springtime weather that we missed so much? Now is the time to allow the warming temperatures to bring you, your family, and friends together outside to enjoy what our wonderful community has to offer. All of these events will be following safe guidelines to keep you protected. Check out these enjoyable events that will make your March experience a great start to the spring.

St. Paddy’s Day Party

Address: OD Arcade & Lounge – 100 S Ocean Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
When: SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 2021 AT 10 AM – 11 PM
Cost: Free

Come out to a local favorite and join
us for our annual St. Paddy’s Day
Party . The day will be filled
with fun filled activities, games, and
live entertainment. Make sure you
don’t miss out on the limited edition
hat release and of course the one
and only Jameson Girls during the
day! They will also be hosting
premiere live music featuring David
Parker The Piano Man (11am-Until)
and Miracle Max and the Pet
Monsters (6pm-10pm). Wear your
best St. Paddy’s outfit and get ready
to feel the luck of the Irish. Social
distancing and mask are
encouraged.

Sensory Friendly visit to Ripley’s Aquarium

Address: Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach – 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC
29577
When: Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 3pm – 5 pm
Cost: $7

Being one of the most famous attractions in
Myrtle Beach, Ripley’s Aquarium stands out to
be a family favorite. Why not step into Spring
with an adventure that you’ll never forget.
Ripley’s will have you and your family on your
toes as you explore it’s various activities and
exhibits. This event is being put on by the
Champion Autism Network. House lights up,
music and sound effects down, and noise
canceling headphones are available upon
request. Come out and enjoy a day with the
community. Make sure to visit the CAN table in the lobby for a special Selfie
Scavenger Hunt. Face masks and social distancing is required for all guests over
the age of 6.

*Please note: to provide you with a safe and comfortable experience some elements
of the aquarium like the Glass Bottom Boat, Touch Tanks, and Interactives are currently closed for
your safety. We appreciate your patience as we work towards reopening these experience
.

Coastal Youth Theatre Arts School presents:
Peter Pan Jr.

Address: Theatre of the Republic – 331 Main St. Conway, SC 29526
When: Starts March 15, 2021
(Monday/Wednesday 4:30-6:30 & Saturdays from 10-12.)
Performance Dates: April 30, May 1-2/7/8/9, 2021
Cost: $365

We all know the story about Peter Pan, but if you
don’t, here is the perfect time for you to find out!
Peter Pan is one of the most popular family shows
of all time, and it’s coming to you right here in
Conway! As Spring approaches us, the kids in our
community will naturally start to become more
active. Therefore, Peter Pan Jr. is the perfect
opportunity to get them more involved, and you a
little more “Me-time”. The fun begins here on
March 15th! Make sure you secure your spot
today, as classes are filling up very fast! For you don’t want to miss out on this
awe-inspiring experience. Register through their website at www.thetor.biz

*Please Note: Due to Covid-19 a properly worn face covering is required to enter. To maintain
social-distancing, parties larger than 4 may be divided. Doors open 30 minutes prior to show. You must wear
your face covering until seated and anytime you are not in your seat. Your patient participation is greatly
appreciated.

Easter Dinner at The Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro

Address: 4269 Luck Ave Little River, SC 29566
When: Sunday, February 4, 2021 at 11am to 7pm
Cost: Prices Vary, See Menu.

The Brentwood Wine Bistro is a local French
restaurant that offers some of the most
unique, fine-dining experiences in the heart of
Little River. And with Easter fast approaching
us and it being different once again this year.
Skip the hassle of making Easter Dinner and
join The Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro
for their annual Easter Dinner. With the special social distancing guidelines in place,
you and your family can enjoy and celebrate a lovely dinner. Reservations are
recommended! Please Call 843-249-2601 and visit their website
thebrentwoodrestaurant.com to reserve you and your family’s spot today.

Spring Equinox Walk on the Labyrinth

Address: Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
When: Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 11:30 AM
Cost: Free with Garden Admission

Named by TripAdvisor as One of the Top Ten Public
Gardens in the US and one of the Myrtle Beach area’s
most dearly loved attractions, Brookgreen Gardens is
one you don’t want to miss! And as we celebrate the
arrival of Spring in the natural beauty of the
Brookgreen Gardens outdoor labyrinth. Enjoy a
reflective walk to the sounds of birds and the warmth of the earth’s re-awakening.
They are particularly excited to re-start group walks after the long year just past.
Masks are encouraged but not required. Due to the terrain, closed-toe shoes are
highly recommended. Walk will be cancelled if it is raining or if there is significant
rain or flooding immediately prior to the event. Included with Garden admission.


Five Things to do in Myrtle Beach during the Christmas Season

Visiting Myrtle Beach for the Holidays or living local looking for some holiday fun?

Carolina Bulletin is here to help you find the perfect holiday fun for your family, by sharing a few of our favorite Grand Strand holiday activities!

Myrtle Beach has tons of Holiday events during the month of December – fun for all ages! From Christmas at Broadway, Christmas at Pirates, Night of Thousand Candles, holiday musicals, and much more, there is surely something for everyone to enjoy.

Brookgreen Gardens Nights of Thousand Candles

Address: 1931 BROOKGREEN DRIVE, MURRELLS INLET, SC 29576

Times: Thursday-Sunday 3 p.m. – 10 p.m. until December 21st

Cost: Members – Adult $20 / Child $12

Non-Members – Adult $25 / Child $15

Every year, around the beginning of December, Brookgreen Gardens transforms into a magical light garden and presents the Brookgreen Gardens Nights of Thousand Candles. Complete with more than 2,500 hand-lit candles and hung string lights, the gardens create a whimsical experience, sure to awe everyone. 

Perfect for all ages, you will not want to miss this festival of lights! 

 

Theatre of the Republic  – Christmas Musical

Address: 335 Main Street Conway South Carolina 29526

Dates & Times:  Click here

Cost: $28

Nestled in the heart of Downtown Conway, the Local Theatre of the Republic offers a one of a kind Christmas Musical. This show brings “Buddy the Elf” and The Grinch together in a journey to save each other and Christmas.

A good twist on two-holiday classics, sure to get a laugh out of everyone. Even your stubborn uncle!

 

 

 

 

The Market Common Christmas

Address: 4017 Deville St, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Date and Times: All December long!

Cost: Varies

The Market Common transforms into a tiny little Christmas town every year during the month of December. Complete with carriage rides, Santa photo-ops, and a Christmas tree lighting – market commons has something to offer for everyone. Below are a few events taking place throughout The Market Common:

 

December 13, 2-6 pm – Professional photos with Santa @ Hannah Ruth Photography

December 14, 9-11 am, Breakfast with Santa @ Tupelo Honey

12-4 pm, Holiday Bazaar at The Market Common

12-2 pm, Taco with Santa @ Nacho Hippo

December 15, 3-6 pm, Free Holiday Carriage Rides

December 17, 6-8, Free Photo-Op with Santa for Kids and Pets

North Myrtle Beach Light Show

Address: 150 Citizens Circle Little River, South Carolina 29566

Date and Times: Light Show – open nightly starting on Nov. 25 – Dec. 30 

(Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Santa’s Village – Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only from November 29 – December 15.

Opens Nightly December 19-30 (closed Christmas Day)

Always open 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. 

Cost: 1-15 guests / $15 per vehicle 

16-30 guests / $30 per vehicle 

31+ guests / $60 vehicle

The Great Christmas Light Show in North Myrtle Beach is the perfect activity for cool holiday nights. Pile everyone in the car and head over to the North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex and drive along  a 1.5-mile-long holiday light show.

Starting on Sunday, Nov. 29, Santa’s village will open at the Light show. Santa’s Village offers a petting zoo, Santa Express Train, hot cocoa, a holiday maze, and more! Santa’s village is not open every night until Dec. 19, 2019, below are the times for Santa’s Village.

 

Santa Crawl on Marsh Walk

Address: 4017 Deville St, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Date: Dec. 21, 2019

Time: 5 p.m.

Cost: Varies

Looking for a more adult event, the Marsh Walk Santa Crawl might be for you. Dress up as Santa and go to the Marsh Walk for an evening of bar hopping. This year, each restaurant on the boardwalk will be featuring a special Tito’s holiday drink.

Don’t want to dress up as Santa? That’s okay too! Dress up as anything that puts you in the holiday mood – an Elf, a reindeer, the Grinch, a snowman, you could even be a tree. For those who choose to dress up, you can enter into the, “most spirited outfits” contest.