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Ashlee Carson has lived in Myrtle Beach for nearly 10 years and has loved every minute of it! She enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband and their new daughter, cheering on the Ohio State Buckeyes and finding hidden gems in and around Myrtle Beach. Ashlee started as intern at the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and worked at The Sun News before starting her work with MyrtleBeach.com. Although she considers herself a local now, she likes to play the part of tourist in Myrtle Beach. Connect with Ashlee on .

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Myrtle Beach Attractions Offer Season Passes for 2016

Myrtle Beach Attractions Offer Season Passes for 2016

Myrtle Beach has no shortage of things to do and most of them are open all year-long. If you’re a local or you come to the beach frequently, you may want to look into purchasing season passes to these fabulous attractions- especially if you plan on visiting them more than once or twice this ...
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10 Vacation Rentals around Myrtle Beach you have to see!

10 Vacation Rentals around Myrtle Beach you have to see!

Vacation rentals and homes can be perfect for a large family or even several families vacationing together in Myrtle Beach.  The Grand Strand is home to everything from quaint beach shacks to sprawling properties that sleep upwards of 25 people. We did some research and found some of the ...
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Free Summer Concerts in Myrtle Beach

Free Summer Concerts in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is home to great outdoor concerts all summer long and the best part is, they’re free. It’s the perfect way to spend your evenings while visiting or just for a fun night out on the town. Here’s a quick look at who you can expect to see perform live along the Grand Strand through ...
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Things to do for Mother’s Day in Myrtle Beach: Brunch menus and more

Things to do for Mother’s Day in Myrtle Beach: Brunch menus and more

Whether it’s you, mom, or both who need to spend Mother’s Day as relaxed as possible, there aren’t many better places than Myrtle Beach to do that. Luckily, several area restaurants are offering things like special menus, roses, a free glass of bubbles, and discounted rates for ...
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Cinco de Mayo Events in Myrtle Beach

Cinco de Mayo Events in Myrtle Beach

Are you ready for a real Fiesta de Myrtle Beach? Cinco de Mayo is a cause for celebration on the Grand Strand -- not that we ever need one -- with drink specials and parties at several local Mexican restaurants. Whether you're looking for a serious party or just an excuse to grab a cold one ...
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Fans Pick Top Budget-Friendly Resorts in Myrtle Beach

Fans Pick Top Budget-Friendly Resorts in Myrtle Beach

We know money’s tight when you’re trying to plan a vacation so that’s why we asked our loyal fans to help us pick ten cheap hotels in Myrtle Beach that can help you stay on track. Properties offer steep discounts out of season as well as for weeknight stays and other monthly specials. Some of ...
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Fans Name Top 10 Resorts with Pool Bars in Myrtle Beach

Fans Name Top 10 Resorts with Pool Bars in Myrtle Beach

Earlier in the week we asked our fans about which resorts in Myrtle Beach have fun pool bars. We heard about the best drinks to order and even where some of our locals go. The votes poured in and eleven resorts made the cut. Don’t see your favorite pool bar listed below? Add it to the ...
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Classic Myrtle Beach Hotels

Classic Myrtle Beach Hotels

Sometimes the places that are the most fun to visit are the ones where you feel right at home the second you step into your room. Myrtle Beach is full of classic hotels and mom and pop style inns that welcome families into their rooms and hearts with open arms. From quaint settings on the ...
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Top Sandwich Shops and Delis in Myrtle Beach

Top Sandwich Shops and Delis in Myrtle Beach

Sandwiches are a beach day staple for just about everyone. With hundreds of options around Myrtle Beach, it's tough to narrow down the selections. We surveyed thousands of people in the first-ever Myrtle Beach Awards (AKA The Beachies) at the end of last year and dozens of restaurants were ...
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Easter Services and Specials in Myrtle Beach

Easter Services and Specials in Myrtle Beach

If you'll be in Myrtle Beach for Easter or Spring Break this year, check out these deals and specials to get a feel for what's going on around town. Many Myrtle Beach Restaurants will have Easter dinner and brunch. Hop to it and make your reservations today! EASTER SERVICES & WORSHIP ...
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Top Mexican Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Top Mexican Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

We realize that while you’re in Myrtle Beach, you’re usually in the mood for fresh seafood. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t mix things up once in awhile. That’s why we had our fans of MyrtleBeach.com list their favorite Mexican restaurants along the Grand Strand. The list included ...
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Top Ten Wedding Locations in Myrtle Beach

Top Ten Wedding Locations in Myrtle Beach

Are you looking for a place to have your wedding in Myrtle Beach? If so, this is a great list to help you get started. From extravagent reception halls in oceanfront resorts to quaint ceremonies just outside of town, Myrtle Beach has it all. No matter what your budget or guest list look like, ...
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2016 in Myrtle Beach

Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2016 in Myrtle Beach

If you’re one of the lucky people who get to spend their Valentine’s Day 2016 in Myrtle Beach, then we’ve got the list of spots where you’ll want to be with the one you love. Single? Grab your friends and hit the town! From romantic restaurants to hilarious comedy shows, Myrtle Beach is the ...
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2016 Festivals and Events to Watch in the Myrtle Beach Area

2016 Festivals and Events to Watch in the Myrtle Beach Area

Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand are home to countless festivals every year. From summer events that take full advantage of the sun and the sand to food festivals that honor our area's culinary heritage and community events designed to celebrate the quirky and unique things our area is known ...
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10 Hot Restaurants to Try During Myrtle Beach Restaurant Week

10 Hot Restaurants to Try During Myrtle Beach Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week South Carolina is a celebration of the culinary treats of the state. Local restaurants participate in Myrtle Beach Restaurant Week with special menus and discounts, giving food lovers the change to try out the best dining spots at the beach at a great price. This year's event ...
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Top Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Hotels & Resorts

Top Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Hotels & Resorts

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is always at the top of the list for family-friendly vacations. Countless attractions, over 50 mini golf courses and the beach assure that your family will have nothing but fun memories to take back home. Sometimes the best vacations are ones where you can just ...
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Top Hotels in the Northern Section of Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach

Top Hotels in the Northern Section of Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach

The north strand of Myrtle Beach and into North Myrtle Beach is a popular spot to stay with our visitors. We went directly to our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans to see which of the hotels in that area have the most to offer. Here are the top seven resorts selected by our fans.
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Best Brand Name Hotels on the Grand Strand

Best Brand Name Hotels on the Grand Strand

Finding the perfect Myrtle Beach hotel for your vacation or business trip can be a challenge. Sometimes you just want to stick with what you know and book a secure, brand name location. Comfortable rooms, just right amenities and meeting spaces create the perfect setting for any type of trip ...
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Holiday meal guide: Myrtle Beach restaurants open Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Holiday meal guide: Myrtle Beach restaurants open Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

The holidays are a time to eat, drink and be merry. If slaving away in the kitchen isn't for you, check out these great Myrtle Beach area restaurants that are open either Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day for your culinary pleasure. Enjoy a pleasant holiday meal without all the work and ...
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Cyber Monday Hotel Deals in Myrtle Beach

Cyber Monday Hotel Deals in Myrtle Beach

Savvy shoppers know that retailers offer their best deals of the year on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but many people don't know that hotels also offer deep discounts in the days after Thanksgiving.  Travelers can get more bang for their buck by shopping early for next year's trips. Our ...
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Best Sushi Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Best Sushi Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

The first-ever Myrtle Beach Awards was met with overwhelming support from our loyal fans and followers. It seems that everyone has a favorite that they want to share - especially when it comes to getting the freshest sushi on the beach. Thousands of people voted for their favorite sushi ...
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Best Myrtle Beach Hotels for a Girlfriends Getaway

Best Myrtle Beach Hotels for a Girlfriends Getaway

Do you dream about a girlfriends’ getaway to the beach? Myrtle Beach has everything you could dream of for a trip to remember. The shows are unbelievable any time of year, the restaurants serve up anything from fresh seafood to steaming pasta and the shopping is endless. The beach is great ...
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2015 Black Friday Shopping in Myrtle Beach

2015 Black Friday Shopping in Myrtle Beach

With a little planning and a lot of coffee, you can shop until you literally drop in Myrtle Beach this Black Friday. Check out these shopping areas and tips to get you going. The Market Common, 4017 Deville St., Myrtle Beach, SC Open: 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 27 The Market Common will be open ...
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Myrtle Beach area Christmas Tree Lightings

Myrtle Beach area Christmas Tree Lightings

Christmas tree lightings are an annual tradition for Myrtle Beach and the rest of the Grand Strand. It's what helps put a little holiday spirit in all of us. Gather up the family and head out to some fun and festive events this Christmas season. Here are some scheduled Christmas tree ...
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2015 New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach

2015 New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach

It's hard to believe it's been another year but 2016 is approaching quickly and what better way to celebrate than at a New Year’s Eve party in Myrtle Beach? From kids’ parties to adults-only fetes, one thing’s for sure, there are things to do for everyone at every age. Here’s a list of ...
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Best Breakfast Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Best Breakfast Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Every day should start with a great breakfast and our Myrtle Beach fans voiced their favorite choices in our inaugural Beachie awards. More than 6,000 votes were cast for favorite breakfast. The list below includes the Top 10 choices.  Don’t see your favorite spot listed? Add it to the ...
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Top 10 Seafood Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Top 10 Seafood Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Beach fans voted for their favorite seafood restaurants in Myrtle Beach in our inaugural Beachies awards. The result is a huge list of all-you-can-eat buffets and family-owned restaurants and cafes all along the Grand Strand. Our famous seafood restaurants serve everything from crab legs and ...
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Things to do with your Veterans on Veterans Day in Myrtle Beach

Things to do with your Veterans on Veterans Day in Myrtle Beach

Veterans Day falls on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 and there are a variety of ceremonies and special treatments for members of our military throughout the Myrtle Beach area. There are several Veterans monuments around town to check out including Warbird Park, Hall of Heroes and Veterans Cafe. ...
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Top 10 buffets for seafood and more in Myrtle Beach

Top 10 buffets for seafood and more in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is home to dozens of buffets and it's often times hard to pick which one to visit first. In our inaugural Beachie awards, more than 6,000 votes were cast in the Best Buffet category with winners including seafood buffets as well as country cooking eateries.  Below are the top ...
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Best Places to Get Pizza in Myrtle Beach

Best Places to Get Pizza in Myrtle Beach

Convenient and delicious, pizza is a go-to meal for beach lovers. There’s no shortage of options for great pizza throughout the Myrtle Beach area. From New York style to flavored crusts and innovative topping combinations, pizza options are as diverse as our visitors’ tastes. We asked fans ...
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Myrtle Beach Restaurants Provide Easy Thanksgiving Meals in 2015

Myrtle Beach Restaurants Provide Easy Thanksgiving Meals in 2015

If slaving away in the kitchen over the stove doesn't sound like the ideal way to celebrate Thanksgiving, give one of these Myrtle Beach restaurants or hotels a call. They'll do the hard work for you by preparing turkey and all the fixings plus a few extras for an unforgettable Thanksgiving ...
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Best BBQ Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Best BBQ Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

When we Carolinians say “BBQ,” we’re usually talking about slow-cooked pork, shredded or sliced, and topped with one of a few sauces. (Vinegar sauce is an Eastern North Carolina tradition with fans throughout the Carolinas, and South Carolina is famous for its mustard-based Carolina Gold ...
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WonderWorks Myrtle Beach Offers Locals’ Appreciation Days

WonderWorks Myrtle Beach Offers Locals’ Appreciation Days

If you haven’t had a chance to visit Broadway at the Beach’s crazy upside-down attraction, WonderWorks, now’s your chance.  The Myrtle Beach location invites Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick County residents to Local Appreciation Days through Saturday, October 31, 2015. Locals can purchase ...
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Best Steaks in Myrtle Beach

Best Steaks in Myrtle Beach

Meat-lovers, rejoice! Our loyal visitors weighed in on their favorite restaurants in town to get a juicy steak in our inauguaral Beachie awards. This list of steak houses in Myrtle Beach features 10 top spots that serve some of the freshest and finest cuts of beef around. The list ranges from ...
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Top Italian Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Top Italian Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Looking for a delicious Italian meal in Myrtle Beach? Whether you want a fine-dining experience with white tablecloths or a quick bite at an authentic Italian bistro, the beach has you covered. There are a variety of great options to choose from, and we're here to help.  More than 7,000 ...
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Halloween in Myrtle Beach: Where to trick-or-treat

Halloween in Myrtle Beach: Where to trick-or-treat

Halloween is a fun time to be at the beach, and there are plenty of fun, safe places for your little princesses and ghouls to fill their loot bags. Here are the trick-or-treating schedules in and around Myrtle Beach. 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31, The Market Common, Farrow Parkway Your kids can grab ...
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Weather Closures in Myrtle Beach for the Week of October 2-8, 2015

Weather Closures in Myrtle Beach for the Week of October 2-8, 2015

The current weather forecast is calling for up to 10 inches of rain in Myrtle Beach and along the Grand Strand through Saturday, October 3, 2015. Here are the latest closures and rain dates in our area.
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Myrtle Beach Halloween: Things to do around the beach

Myrtle Beach Halloween: Things to do around the beach

Halloween brings plenty of spooks out in Myrtle Beach. From haunted houses to trick-or-treating action, we’ve got something for everyone at the beach! Take your pick from great action spots all along the Grand Strand but make sure to check first to see if the event or attraction is ...
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Top 10 Resort Style Pools in Myrtle Beach

Top 10 Resort Style Pools in Myrtle Beach

Pools are a staple amenity for many folks looking for a hotel in Myrtle Beach and luckily some spots around town go above and beyond your typical indoor or outdoor poolscape. Below you'll find our top-10 list of the resorts in Myrtle Beach with the best pool facilities and features. If you ...
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Top Free Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Top Free Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is known as a family-friendly and typically wallet-friendly vacation spot. Getting the most bang for your buck is important, especially when you’re on a family vacation. That’s why we’ve come up with a list of the best things to do in Myrtle Beach for free! For ...
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Myrtle Beach Fall Festivals Calendar 2015

Myrtle Beach Fall Festivals Calendar 2015

Summertime in Myrtle Beach is all about fun in the sun, nightly entertainment, and good times with family and friends. Sure, the temperature drops a little bit in the fall, but the Grand Strand is full of festivals this time of year. So come check out your favorite foods, catch some great ...
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Deals in Myrtle Beach: Save Now at These Hotels

Deals in Myrtle Beach: Save Now at These Hotels

The end of the busy summer season in Myrtle Beach is in sight and that means hotels are competing to offer some of the best rates for your stay. That means more money in your pocket to put towards our amazing dining and attractions in town! Book now and earn free nights, resort credits and ...
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Myrtle Beach Hotels with the Best Pool Features

Myrtle Beach Hotels with the Best Pool Features

If water fun is what you're after, resorts along the Grand Strand are sure to deliver. The amount of pools, types of pools and fun water features at a resort can play a huge factor in deciding where to stay and nowadays, hotels and resorts go above and beyond to provide the best of the best. ...
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Fans Pick Their Favorite Oceanfront Resorts in Myrtle Beach

Fans Pick Their Favorite Oceanfront Resorts in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is lined with oceanfront hotels so we decided to ask our loyal Facebook fans which ones are the very best. This list showcases the Top 7 resorts picked out by our fans that range from brand-name hotels to classic Myrtle Beach hotels. Don’t see your favorite one listed? Add it ...
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Myrtle Beach Hotels With Unique Amenities

Myrtle Beach Hotels With Unique Amenities

Myrtle Beach is home to hundreds of hotels and resorts so it can be tough to find the one that’s right for you. Some resorts go above and beyond with unique amenities to please guests of all ages and to stand apart from the crowd. Interested in racquetball or a rooftop pool deck? These ...
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Fans Name Hotels in Myrtle Beach with the Best Lazy Rivers

Fans Name Hotels in Myrtle Beach with the Best Lazy Rivers

Water enthusiasts visiting Myrtle Beach love to ride along a great lazy river during their vacation. Who wouldn’t want to relax for hours on end in the water? We took to our Facebook page and asked fans which hotel at the beach features the best lazy rivers. Here are seven Myrtle Beach hotels ...
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Kids Eat Free (or really cheap) in popular Myrtle Beach restaurants

Kids Eat Free (or really cheap) in popular Myrtle Beach restaurants

Money is on everyone’s mind, especially when you’re on vacation. With a little research you can hit up some Myrtle Beach eateries on the cheap! Here’s a list of Grand Strand restaurants that take a little of the sting off your tab by offering free -- or really cheap -- meals for the little ...
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How to Plan a Myrtle Beach Wedding

How to Plan a Myrtle Beach Wedding

Planning a wedding is no easy feat and whether you live in Myrtle Beach or you’re planning a destination wedding, there are ways you can do it without completely losing your mind. I promise it’s possible. I did it! Here are a few things to keep in mind while you’re planning one of the best ...
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Hotels Offer Complimentary Breakfast in Myrtle Beach

Hotels Offer Complimentary Breakfast in Myrtle Beach

When you're planning a vacation, any extras offered at your hotel are appreciated. These hotels in Myrtle Beach are helping our budget-conscious visitors by offering free breakfast each morning during their stay. Some of them include other perks like free wi-fi, rides to the airport and more.
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Myrtle Beach Shopping for the Ladies on Your List

Myrtle Beach Shopping for the Ladies on Your List

Christmas is right around the corner and don't the ladies in your life deserve a little something special? It's no secret that Myrtle Beach is home to great shopping spots like our giant outlet centers and malls but we've narrowed your options down to just a handful to help you find the ...
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Ice Skating Rink to Open at Myrtle Beach Mall

Ice Skating Rink to Open at Myrtle Beach Mall

There's something cool happening at the Myrtle Beach Mall this fall. An ice skating rink will open on November 14 at the mall on North Kings Highway. The brand new rink - Ice at the Beach - will measure around 1,600 square feet with natural ice. Tickets will be $10/person and include two ...
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Ten Myrtle Beach Wedding Ideas That Will Blow Your Guests Away

Ten Myrtle Beach Wedding Ideas That Will Blow Your Guests Away

Planning a wedding can be one of the most fun things you ever do and it can also be one of the most stressful things you do. The best advice I was given when planning my wedding in Myrtle Beach was to just focus on one or two things and go from there. The rest will fall into place. With ...
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Magic Mike Sequel Needs Extras in Myrtle Beach

Magic Mike Sequel Needs Extras in Myrtle Beach

The casting team for Magic Mike XXL will be calling for extras in the Myrtle Beach area sometime on Saturday, November 1, 2014. According to their Facebook page, they'll post an email address for all responses sometime Saturday and will be casting all day on Sunday. Filming will take place ...
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Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: October 24

Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: October 24

If you paid any attention to #MyrtleBeach on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or any other social networks, you'll probably notice we're having some pretty awesome weather. Cool nights coupled with warm and sunshiney days make for the best pictures and very happy visitors. Here are a few of our ...
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Channing Tatum Heading to Myrtle Beach to Film Magic Mike Sequel

Channing Tatum Heading to Myrtle Beach to Film Magic Mike Sequel

Ladies, our dreams may be coming true. Channing Tatum will be in Myrtle Beach! The movie star is said to be among the list of actors in town to film scenes for "Magic Mike XXL," the sequel to the popular film about male dancers. According to city documents, filming will be held November 4 ...
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Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: October 3

Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: October 3

If you're not following our social networks, you're missing out. This week we gave away free tickets to the Alabama Theatre and rumor has it we've got something bigger in the works. We love to see the posts you share using different Myrtle Beach hashtags. Here are a few of our favorite posts ...
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Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: September 26

Myrtle Beach Social Roundup: September 26

Myrtle Beach gets tons of love on social media. Don't believe us? Check out what our 571,000+ fans have to say on our Facebook page alone! In this new weekly blog series we'll showcase some of our favorite posts of the week from Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more. Tag us in your posts and ...
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Myrtle Beach Restaurant Roundup: Best Pizza

Myrtle Beach Restaurant Roundup: Best Pizza

Pizza is one of those great meals that just about everybody loves. It's quick, it's affordable and it's great for big groups. The best part? It's completely customizable so everyone's happy! Here's a list of some of our favorite pizza restaurants in the Myrtle Beach area. Trust us, this was ...
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Top Hotels in Myrtle Beach to Have Your Wedding

Top Hotels in Myrtle Beach to Have Your Wedding

Do you dream of getting married in Myrtle Beach? These hotels are perfect for the bride who needs a little extra help. They have everything from world class chefs to wedding coordinators who can help with every detail. Your toughest job will be picking the perfect spot to say I do. The best ...
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Best Hotel Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Best Hotel Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Restaurants located within hotels don't always have the best reputation but some can truly suprise you and turn into one of your favorite local date night spots. From fresh, local seafood to perfectly aged beef, they dish out something for even the pickiest of palates. Try one out soon- you ...
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Tupelo Honey Cafe To Open New Location at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach

Tupelo Honey Cafe To Open New Location at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach

Tupelo Honey Cafe will open in Myrtle Beach in spring of 2015. The restaurants is based in Ashleville, N.C. and will open the new location in the former Tommy Bahama Restaurant site at The Market Common. The new location in Myrtle Beach will have 270 seats acorss 8,000 square feet of space. ...
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Tour of The Bridge Penthouse At North Beach

Tour of The Bridge Penthouse At North Beach

After just months of construction The Bridge at North Beach opened in July 2014. Built between the two main towers at the North Myrtle Beach resort, the penthouse offers a great place for business retreats, family reunions, luxurious getaways, wedding parties and more. The lushly decorated ...
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Myrtle Beach Pelicans GM Accepts Challenge For In-Game Prostate Exam

Myrtle Beach Pelicans GM Accepts Challenge For In-Game Prostate Exam

Andy Milovich, General Manager of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, is putting a new spin on the phrase "Taking one for the team." The brave (and maybe a tad-bit crazy) manager has accepted a challenge to receive a prostate exam during tomorrow's home game belting out "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" ...
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Restaurants in Broadway at the Beach: A Culinary Tour

Restaurants in Broadway at the Beach: A Culinary Tour

Broadway at the Beach is arguably one of Myrtle Beach's hottest spots for dining, nightlife and shopping. The entertainment complex is centrally located and is home to over two dozen restaurants as well as snack and dessert shops. It has everything from fresh sushi and seafood to delicious ...
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Golf Channel’s Big Break Show Filmed in Myrtle Beach

Golf Channel’s Big Break Show Filmed in Myrtle Beach

The Golf Channel's program Big Break will be set in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for its 22nd season. The popular show follows around twelve wannabe golfers- six men and six women- as they compete to earn their chance at the big times- exemption into a PGA Tour or LPGA Tour event. Most of the ...
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Tips for Successful Road Trips

Tips for Successful Road Trips

Whether you're driving down the coast or just a couple of hours, we know driving can be a daunting task. We searched high and low to bring you some tips for enjoying a road trip with your family this year. Think we're missing something? Add your comments and tips to the comments below. Plan ...
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QUIZ: What Type of Tourist Are You?

QUIZ: What Type of Tourist Are You?

Be sure to share your results from the quiz in the comments below!   document.write('');This survey is powered by SurveyGizmo's online survey software. Please take my survey now
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Hotels Near the Golden Mile of Myrtle Beach

Hotels Near the Golden Mile of Myrtle Beach

The Golden Mile in Myrtle Beach is a long stretch of private beach homes along the northern avenues. If privacy and relaxation are what you crave on your getaway, look no further than the surrounding areas nestled near this exclusive beach setting. Here are some of the top resorts in the ...
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Weekly Web Roundup April 25 Edition

Weekly Web Roundup April 25 Edition

We are getting closer and closer to busy season and that means we've been working extra hard to put together everything you need to know about Myrtle Beach this year. Every now and then, our team likes to have a little bit of fun surfing the internet and here's what we discovered this ...
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8 Hotels Near Barefoot Landing

8 Hotels Near Barefoot Landing

Barefoot Landing offers the best in dining, entertainment and shopping all in one spot in North Myrtle Beach. They offer a variety of fun attractions, concerts, theater shows and family fun all year-round so it’s no wonder you’d want to stay nearby. Here’s a list of eight hotels and resorts ...
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Crown Reef Resort Undergoes Large Renovation & Adds Amenities

Crown Reef Resort Undergoes Large Renovation & Adds Amenities

Crown Reef Resort in Myrtle Beach will complete one of the largest resort renovations in the area. In addition to remodeling all of their 514 rooms, they'll also add new amenities for guests. Room remodels will include new furnishings from the headboards to the bedding and lamps. The ...
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Easter egg hunts in Myrtle Beach

Easter egg hunts in Myrtle Beach

If you plan on spending your Easter or spring break with your kids in Myrtle Beach, check out our list of Easter Egg Hunts in the area. They’ll even have a few chances to pose for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Children’s Museum of South Carolina: The Children’s Museum of South Carolina ...
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Hotels Near the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex

Hotels Near the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex

The North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex is now open near Highway 31 in Little River, South Carolina. The park will host a variety of sports tournaments and special events throughout the year drawing in more visitors to the Grand Strand. Here are some hotels and resorts less than ten ...
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Allegiant Air Announces New Routes To and From Myrtle Beach International Airport

Allegiant Air Announces New Routes To and From Myrtle Beach International Airport

Allegiant Airlines announced today that they will offer new nonstop services to and from Myrtle Beach International Airport. Four new destinations in Kentucky, Ohio and New York were announced. Seasonal non-stop flights will be available from Cincinatti, Ohio beginning May 30, 2014; ...
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Can-Am Days Festival Events

Can-Am Days Festival Events

The 53rd annual Canadian-American Days Festival promises to be a year to remember. Can-Am days can attract as many as 100,000 Canadian tourists and snowbirds escaping to nicer weather. Can-Am participants can select from a variety of discounts, concerts and events in the Myrtle Beach area ...
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Best Condos in Myrtle Beach: Fan Poll

Best Condos in Myrtle Beach: Fan Poll

Many people opt to choose condos for their Myrtle Beach vacation for a more private stay in larger accommodations. There are tons of great condo buildings up and down the Grand Strand so we thought we’d get some input on some of our fans’ favorites. Below are eight of the most popular places ...
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Our Weekly Web Roundup: Jan. 31 Edition

Our Weekly Web Roundup: Jan. 31 Edition

We faced a lot of ice time here in Myrtle Beach this week which meant several days working from home. The pros? Not having to wear real clothes. The cons? Way too much time surfing the internet. We got a half an inch of ice during Winter Storm Leon. That might not seem like a lot to you ...
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5 Places to Watch the Big Game in Myrtle Beach

5 Places to Watch the Big Game in Myrtle Beach

We took to our Facebook page to find out where people like to watch the big sports games in Myrtle Beach. Our fans listed more than 40 options so we narrowed it down to the sports bars with the most mentions. Other shout outs go to Back Deck Bar & Grill, Broadway's Louie's, Hooters, ...
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WestJet to Offer Non-Stop Flights To and From Toronto, Ontario

WestJet to Offer Non-Stop Flights To and From Toronto, Ontario

Our friends to the north can get to Myrtle Beach a lot quicker beginning this May when WestJet resumes direct flights from Toronto. Service to and from Toronto (YYZ) airport will resume on May 1, 2014 out of Myrtle Beach airport (MYR). The current flight schedule is Thursday and Sunday. ...
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Volunteers Needed for MyrtleBeach.com Marathon Events

Volunteers Needed for MyrtleBeach.com Marathon Events

The MyrtleBeach.com Myrtle Beach Marathon is in need of volunteers and medical volunteers for the weekend events on February 13-15, 2014. More than 1,000 volunteers are needed to help with race registration, handing out shirts, food and water stations and at the finish line. There are 12 ...
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Nights of a Thousand Candles at Brookgreen Gardens Offers a Magical Holiday Experience

Nights of a Thousand Candles at Brookgreen Gardens Offers a Magical Holiday Experience

Take a tour through the gorgeous scenes found at Brookgreen Gardens during their annual Nights of a Thousand Candles. More than 5,500 candles and thousands of lights are scattered through the gardens to offer a magical experience for all. In addtion to the outdoor displays they also have two ...
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Have Breakfast or Lunch with Santa in Myrtle Beach

Have Breakfast or Lunch with Santa in Myrtle Beach

Every kid wants to let Santa know just what's on their wish list. Why not bring your little ones out to these great spots around Myrtle Beach for a bite to eat and a chance to spend some quality time with the man in red? These Myrtle Beach restaurants and attractions are offering fun meals ...
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Tour Through Avista Resort

Tour Through Avista Resort

Avista Resort is known for its unique exterior and is unlike other resorts along the Grand Strand. They have an abundance of amenities and extras for their guests and comfortable accommodations. Check out our tour through the Avista.
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Inside Look at Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort

Inside Look at Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort

Rooms Division Manager Joe Gibbons gives us a tour through Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort in Myrtle Beach. The hotel is a huge hit with families and has more than 500 rooms to offer. Enjoy a variety of pools, restaurants and on-site amenities.
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Explore Sands Ocean Club Resort

Explore Sands Ocean Club Resort

Sands Ocean Club Resort has been a longtime favorite of Myrtle Beach visitors. We think Ocean Annie's Beach Bar may have a little to do with that but tour through the rest of the resort to see their other great features.
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Fans Name Top Resorts Along the South End of Myrtle Beach

Fans Name Top Resorts Along the South End of Myrtle Beach

Everyone has a favorite section of Myrtle Beach. This week we asked our Facebook fans to tell their favorite hotels along the south end of the beach. The area is popular due to the great things to do nearby. There’s Family Kingdom, the 2nd Avenue Pier, the Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. ...
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Fans Name 10 Resorts in Myrtle Beach with the Best Water Features

Fans Name 10 Resorts in Myrtle Beach with the Best Water Features

We may be at the beach but that doesn’t mean our Myrtle Beach visitors don’t want fun in the pools as well. From waterparks and whirlpools to winding lazy rivers and heated pools, our local hotels have it all. According to our Facebook fans, these Myrtle Beach resorts offer some of the best ...
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Fans Name Favorite Hotels Near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Fans Name Favorite Hotels Near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Ever since it opened in May of 2010, the oceanfront boardwalk in Myrtle Beach is the place to be! It's ranked among the top boardwalks in the nation by National Geographic as well as Travel and Leisure and continues to please visitors year after year. The area offers great restaurants, live ...
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Enjoy a tour of Springmaid Beach Resort

Enjoy a tour of Springmaid Beach Resort

Marketing Manager Donald Hovis of Springmaid Beach Resort opens their doors for an exclusive tour of the expansive property. Springmaid Beach Resort is home to great water features and pools, the famous pier, BARnacles Bar & Grille and so much more. Enjoy our fun tour through this exciting ...
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Fans Pick the Most Comfortable Hotel Beds in Myrtle Beach

Fans Pick the Most Comfortable Hotel Beds in Myrtle Beach

Sleeping comfortably on your Myrtle Beach vacation can be tricky if you don’t find just the right bed. We surveyed our loyal Facebook and Twitter followers to see which hotels at the beach offer the most comfortable bedding, pillows and linens. Here are the top ten hotels with the most ...
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Fans Name Myrtle Beach Hotels with Best Amenities

Fans Name Myrtle Beach Hotels with Best Amenities

With hundreds of accommodations to choose from in Myrtle Beach, it can be a daunting task trying to find the perfect hotel for your stay. We asked our loyal Facebook fans which hotels at the beach have the best amenities to help make booking your next Myrtle Beach vacation a cinch. Here’s a ...
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Fans Name Favorite Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Hotels

Fans Name Favorite Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Hotels

We get questions all the time about which hotels in Myrtle Beach are the most kid-friendly. Instead of picking a few that we love, we decided to ask our MyrtleBeach.com which ones their kids prefer. Here’s the top five kid-friendly hotels in Myrtle Beach according to our fans. Don't see your ...
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Fans Name Favorite Myrtle Beach Hotel Pools

Fans Name Favorite Myrtle Beach Hotel Pools

When booking a beach vacation, having the right amenities is key, and having a great pool ranks high among the things people want in a hotel. Our loyal Myrtle Beach visitors and Facebook fans weighed in this week on their favorite pools at Myrtle Beach hotels. These nine resorts were raved ...
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WonderWorks Myrtle Beach Adds New Exhibits for 2013

WonderWorks Myrtle Beach Adds New Exhibits for 2013

WonderWorks at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach introduced us to their new exhibits last week. The museum for the mind recently added a 6D motion-simulated thrill ride, virtual sports area and the Tesla coil exhibit. They also relocated the Lazer-Tag game. The XD Theater 6D Extreme ...
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Myrtle Beach Mustang Week Schedule of Events

Myrtle Beach Mustang Week Schedule of Events

Mustang Week is scheduled for July 15-21, 2013 in Myrtle Beach and brings thousands of car lovers to the beach each year. The week of events will be held at various area attractions throughout the Grand Strand and beyond. Here’s a quick look at what you can find during Mustang Week ...
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Best Places to Go Out For a Cocktail in Myrtle Beach

Best Places to Go Out For a Cocktail in Myrtle Beach

When you are in a beach town you can expect fruity cocktails and ice cold drinks at almost every restaurant along the way. That’s why we needed some help narrowing down the best places in Myrtle Beach to get a cold boat drink. We asked our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans where they go for the ...
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Vote For Brookgreen Gardens as the 8th Wonder of the World

Vote For Brookgreen Gardens as the 8th Wonder of the World

Famed attraction, Brookgreen Gardens, near Myrtle Beach is in the running to be the “8th Wonder of the World.” A contest on VirtualTourist.com is open until September 30 and is soliciting votes for the world’s next wonder. It lists caves, museums, national parks, the Biltmore Estate, ...
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Romantic Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Romantic Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

The Grand Strand has a huge assortment of eateries so we asked our Facebook fans where they like to dine with their special someone. Here is a list of the six most romantic restaurants in Myrtle Beach.
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Top Places to get Dessert in Myrtle Beach

Top Places to get Dessert in Myrtle Beach

The best part about being on vacation is being able to treat yourself to whatever you want to eat, especially when it comes to dessert. Our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans helped us come up with a list of 30 plus options where you can satisfy any sized sweet tooth. Here are the top seven places ...
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Win 2 Free Nights at The Caravelle Resort in Myrtle Beach

Win 2 Free Nights at The Caravelle Resort in Myrtle Beach

We're offering our loyal fans and visitors a way to win a free two-night stay in an ocean view efficiency at The Caravelle Resort! Just visit our Facebook page and upload your favorite Myrtle Beach photo. Fans are asked to submit a photo of Myrtle Beach through an application called ...
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Events Rundown: May 7-13, 2013

Events Rundown: May 7-13, 2013

If you’re in Myrtle Beach this week, you’re in luck. There are tons of great, free concerts and plenty of stuff to keep mom happy this Mother’s Day. Here’s a quick look at highlighted events happening along the Grand Strand. Visit our events page for a complete list of events in Myrtle ...
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Top Waterfront Restaurants Around Myrtle Beach

Top Waterfront Restaurants Around Myrtle Beach

We get questions all the time about the best places to eat with a waterfront view and our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans had plenty of options to offer. These Myrtle Beach area restaurants serve sumptuous seafood specialties, grilled steaks and much more at their scenic locations. Restaurants ...
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Top Burger Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Top Burger Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

This week we surveyed our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans about their favorite burger joints in Myrtle Beach. They listed more than 60 different Grand Strand restaurants so we’ve narrowed it down to the top ten that received the most mentions. We’ve got top local selections, big brand names and ...
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52nd annual Canadian-American Days Celebrations & Events

52nd annual Canadian-American Days Celebrations & Events

The 52nd annual Canadian-American Days Celebration is scheduled for March 9-17, 2013 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The event brings thousands of Canadian-Americans to the beach each year and is hosted by the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce. Here’s a quick glance at this year’s ...
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Bandito’s Restaurant & Cantina in Myrtle Beach Offers Good Food & Great Selections

Bandito’s Restaurant & Cantina in Myrtle Beach Offers Good Food & Great Selections

Bandito’s Restaurant & Cantina, an oceanfront Mexican eatery, opened in August in Myrtle Beach after much anticipation. Two coworkers and I tried the restaurant for lunch recently, and while it was a gloomy day outside, we still had an amazing view of the ocean and massive outside patio ...
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Carmike Cinemas Announces “BIGD” Theatre to Open at Broadway at the Beach

Carmike Cinemas Announces “BIGD” Theatre to Open at Broadway at the Beach

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. announced that it will open the first Carmike Cinemas “BIGD” theater in the Carolinas. The theater is set to take over the old IMAX building in August 2012. Films will be shown in both 2D and 3D on giant floor-to-ceiling movie screens. “BIGD” will feature a movie ...
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Frozen Yogurt Options Abound in Myrtle Beach

Frozen Yogurt Options Abound in Myrtle Beach

Self-serve and traditional frozen yogurt shops are popping up all over Myrtle Beach, just in time to serve up cool treats for the hot summer months. You can create an over-the-top frozen yogurt concoction with almost any topping you can think of and pay by the ounce so you get exactly what ...
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2012 Mustang Week Myrtle Beach Schedule of Events

2012 Mustang Week Myrtle Beach Schedule of Events

Mustang Week is slated for July 16- 22, 2012 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Get ready for meet-n-greet opportunities, a car show, cruise in and other revved up events. Here’s a quick look at what’s planned for Mustang Week 2012. Mustang Week VIP Party: Ridemakerz at Broadway at the Beach ...
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Broadway at the Beach Hosts Fireworks Do-Over After Disappointing Display on 4th

Broadway at the Beach Hosts Fireworks Do-Over After Disappointing Display on 4th

Broadway at the Beach is planning a huge fireworks show tonight to make up for technical difficulties experienced in the July 4th show this week. Wednesday’s show included long pauses between fireworks and did not live up to the standards of typical Broadway at the Beach fireworks ...
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New LEGO® Experience in Town for Summer at Broadway at the Beach

New LEGO® Experience in Town for Summer at Broadway at the Beach

If your children love LEGO® products, be sure to bring them to Broadway at the Beach to experience the “LEGO® Summer Brickation” opening in early June. The LEGO® Summer Brickation is available in Myrtle Beach and only three other markets across the country.  The exhibit will provide ...
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Events Rundown: May 29- June 4, 2012

Memorial Day weekend is our official start to the Summer season in Myrtle Beach and the kick-off for free concerts, entertainment schedules, fireworks and more. Here’s just a quick look at the events going on this week in Myrtle Beach.
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Helicopter Adventures to offer tours from Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach

Helicopter Adventures to offer tours from Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach

Broadway at the Beach visitors will be in for a special treat this summer. Helicopter flights will lift off from the shopping and entertainment complex beginning in May. The flights, offered by Helicopter Adventures, will be the first in the nation from a shopping and dining complex, said ...
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Events Rundown: May 22-28, 2012

Events Rundown: May 22-28, 2012

Memorial Day weekend brings in the masses to Myrtle Beach and kicks off our official Summer season. This weekend will feature free concerts, hit theater shows, Memorial Day celebrations and more. Check out our Events page on MyrtleBeach.com for a complete look at the week ahead.
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Best Hotels with Indoor Water Features

Best Hotels with Indoor Water Features

Kids love water, and it's usually the reason you decide to come to Myrtle Beach in the first place. Indoor water features at a particular Myrtle Beach hotel or resort can play a huge role in determining which hotel you pick at the beach. If you want waterslides, kiddie pools, whirpools and ...
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Events Rundown: March 27- April 2, 2012

The Spring season is finally here in Myrtle Beach and the fun events are endless. Take a look at a few of the things going on this week. For a complete events calendar, visit MyrtleBeach.com’s Events page.
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Pirates Voyage- A Popular Dinner Attraction in Myrtle Beach

Pirates Voyage- A Popular Dinner Attraction in Myrtle Beach

Pirates Voyage, which replaced Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction in Myrtle Beach, opened in 2011 to rave reviews and plenty of “fun, feast and adventure.” The menu is certainly fit for even the hungriest of men at sea. Begin your evening with a cup of Voyager Creamy Vegetable Soup ...
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Coastal Uncorked Unveils 2012 Festival Schedule

Coastal Uncorked Unveils 2012 Festival Schedule

Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine and Spirits Festival revealed its 2012 schedule, with one notable exception- the popular Tasting Trolley. Events slated for this year include a restaurant week, beer and wine dinners, tasting tents, a tasting finale and more. An Oyster Roast at the Sea Captain’s ...
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Valentine’s Day 2012 in Myrtle Beach

Valentine’s Day 2012 in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is the perfect spot for romance this Valentine’s Day. Between our white sandy beaches and oceanfront resorts and restaurants, what else could you need? Here’s a list of places to celebrate Valentine’s this year on the Grand Strand. Don’t see your event listed? Send us an email to ...
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Coccadotts Cake Shop of Cupcake Wars to Open Bakery in Myrtle Beach

Coccadotts Cake Shop of Cupcake Wars to Open Bakery in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is soon to be home to a new hot spot for sweet treats, cupcakes and more. Coccadotts Cake Shop, as seen on Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars,” is set to open this spring on the Grand Strand. Coccadotts was started in 2007 in Albany, NY by Rachel Cocca-Dott and Matthew O’Connor. ...
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Discounts for Myrtle Beach Marathon Participants

Discounts for Myrtle Beach Marathon Participants

Are you one of the brave souls that are running in one of the races during the Myrtle Beach Marathon? Here's the break down on where to stay and what several Myrtle Beach hotels will offer the event's participants. There are so many amazing deals you HAVE to see before you book your ...
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Myrtle Beach Hotels Offer Rates for Families on a Budget All Winter Long

Myrtle Beach Hotels Offer Rates for Families on a Budget All Winter Long

Myrtle Beach is known for its family-friendly and budget-friendly hotels. This list combines the best of both worlds and gives you a peek into some of the best Myrtle Beach hotels spots for families in need of a vacation that won’t break the bank and the choices are endless in the current ...
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Events Rundown: December 13-19, 2011

There is no escaping the Christmas spirit in Myrtle Beach this week. From Winter Wonderlands to classic holiday shows, you’ll have a hard time figuring out which ones to visit first. There’s plenty to see and do for the entire family. For a complete list of holiday events, visit our Christmas ...
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2011 New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach

2011 New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach

Click here for a list of 2012 New Year's Eve Celebrations. Are you spending New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach? We’ve got the rundown on the happenings on and around the beach. Take your pick of parties and ring in the New Year Myrtle Beach style. There’s even a few for the younger members of ...
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Carolina Opry Christmas Special Will Put a Smile on Any Face

Carolina Opry Christmas Special Will Put a Smile on Any Face

Last Wednesday night, my sister and I headed out for a night at the Carolina Opry to see their Christmas Special. I was a little hesitant to see a show so early in November but I have to say, I left the show excited and ready for the holiday season! The theater was beautifully decorated ...
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2011 Haunted Houses in Myrtle Beach

2011 Haunted Houses in Myrtle Beach

Halloween may be all about the candy for the little ones but for the bigger kids, it’s all about a good scare. If you love the thrill of a terrifying haunted house or tricky maze, we’ve compiled a list of the best places in Myrtle Beach for a frightening good time. Be sure to check out a few of ...
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fans Give Input on Favorite Scary Movies for Halloween

MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fans Give Input on Favorite Scary Movies for Halloween

Halloween is the best time of year to sit around and watch some of your favorite scary movies. We asked our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans which scary movies are their favorites to watch this time of year. We narrowed it down to ten equally creepy movie selections.
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Photo Friday: Greek Festival in Myrtle Beach, SC

Photo Friday: Greek Festival in Myrtle Beach, SC

St. John’s Greek Orthodox Church is the site for the 20th annual Greek Festival. Thousands pile into the church hall and yard to celebrate all kinds of Greek traditions. Traditional food, music and dancing are just a few of the sights to enjoy at the festival.Come hungry because there’s more ...
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Top 5 Movies to Watch With Your Family for Halloween

Top 5 Movies to Watch With Your Family for Halloween

Halloween usually means, candy, candy and more candy to your little ones but we think it’s a great time for movies! Our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans helped us come up with the Top 5 family-friendly movies that put you in the Halloween spirit. Have you seen them yet?
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Photo Friday: Pier 14 in Myrtle Beach

Photo Friday: Pier 14 in Myrtle Beach

Pier 14 is loved by visitors and locals alike and is a great way to spend time catching up with old friends while soaking up the sun and sea breezes. The pier has been a local landmark since 1926. They offer a unique gift shop with knick-knacks, beach supplies, fishing gear and more. Don’t ...
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Photo Friday: Remembering 9/11 in Myrtle Beach

Photo Friday: Remembering 9/11 in Myrtle Beach

As the tenth anniversary of 9/11 approaches this weekend, we at the beach have much to be thankful for. Many local restaurants and venues have put together special ways to remember the day. Take some time out of your busy weekend to attend one of these extraordinary events to show your ...
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Photo Friday: Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk

Photo Friday: Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk

The oceanfront boardwalk in Myrtle Beach is a great way to spend some time outside. It provides gorgeous views of the sandy, white beaches and two different piers. The boardwalk stretches 1.2 miles from Second Avenue Pier to Pier 14 and offers a plethora of restaurants and attractions, ...
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Photo Friday: 2nd Avenue Pier in Myrtle Beach

Photo Friday: 2nd Avenue Pier in Myrtle Beach

The 2nd Avenue Pier has been newly renovated and offers a fun dining experience as well as a great place for fishing. Sit back and enjoy the views of the ocean and downtown Myrtle Beach from the open-air bar. The pier is located on the south end of the oceanfront Myrtle Beach Boardwalk which ...
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Pat Boone Family Theater Announces Open Dates

Pat Boone Family Theater Announces Open Dates

UPDATE as of 10/10/11: The opening of the Pat Boone Family Theater has been postponed due to "unanticipated issues," according to construction supervisor Nick Doria. We will report the latest updates as they become available. The Pat Boone Family Theater is slated to open in October with an ...
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fans Offer Gluten-Free Restaurant Suggestions & More

MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fans Offer Gluten-Free Restaurant Suggestions & More

We topped 111,000 Facebook fans this week and couldn’t be happier. Fan Danielle Collins said she found her new “Happy Place” and we think that’s the best description for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. We also found some great recommendations for a fan that needs gluten free options while ...
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Facebook Fans Mix up Drink Recipes

    MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook fans are enjoying the summer and nearly everyone we ask has either booked their trip to Myrtle Beach or just left. This week was full of restaurant recommendations and more. Be sure to visit the page to see all of the fan favorites and suggestions. As usual, ...
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Events Rundown: July 5-11, 2011

Treat your family to a night out on the town in Myrtle Beach. There are plenty of events and shows going on all week long. Check out this list or head over to our Events page for the latest and greatest on the Grand Strand.
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fans Excited for Holiday Weekend

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HBO’s Series “Eastbound and Down” to Film in Myrtle Beach Next Week

“Eastbound and Down,” the popular comedy series on HBO will be filming in Myrtle Beach next week, according to reports from The Sun News and SCNow.com.The newspaper says TV crews will film at such landmarks on the Grand Strand as Family Kingdom, the Oceanfront Boardwalk, BB&T Coastal Field and ...
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Page Reaches Over 100,000 Fans

MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Page Reaches Over 100,000 Fans

We are excited to announce that the MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fan page has reached more than 100,000 fans! With the love and support of our current fan base we were able to meet this new achievement and expose more fans to this exciting page. Last week was full of giveaways and fan questions. ...
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Page Rolls out Hotel Reviews

MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Page Rolls out Hotel Reviews

MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan page added a brand new “Hotel Reviews” tab and we’ve been busy adding as many fan reviews as possible. We didn’t want our fans to think we weren’t listening to their every day questions so we still managed to ask as many as we could. We had questions about the ...
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MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fan Page Reaches Nearly 90,000 Fans

After a fun week full of vacation giveaways, we got back in to the groove and back to finding out more and more about our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fans. Did we mention that we’re almost at 90,000 fans?! Thanks to amazing participation and responses, we’ve almost made it to this incredible ...
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MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page Offers Vacation A Day Giveaway

To thank the fans of MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook page, we gave away a Vacation A Day this week! Springmaid Beach Resort will reward five lucky fans with a free stay at their gorgeous resort in south Myrtle Beach.To be entered into the drawing fans were asked to answer two questions each day ...
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Myrtle Beach Hotels: Best Value for Families

Myrtle Beach Hotels: Best Value for Families

Folks head to Myrtle Beach for a great family vacation filled with sun and sand, and many of those families are here on a budget. Myrtle Beach hotels and resorts know that it can be a struggle to come up with the funds for a trip. That’s why a few go out of their way to ensure the most ...
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Facebook Fans Enjoy Coastal Uncorked Giveaway & More

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Grand Strand Series: A Quick Tour through Myrtle Beach

If you’ve ever been to Myrtle Beach, you know there are several areas that make up the entire Grand Strand. A few weeks ago we took you on a journey along our famous South Strand. Today, we invite you to take a quick tour through the heart of Myrtle Beach with us to see what makes this area so ...
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Broadway at the Beach Welcomes another Exciting Exhibit for 2011

Broadway at the Beach Welcomes another Exciting Exhibit for 2011

Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach will welcome Bodies Revealed, a world-acclaimed exhibition, on May 14 to the expansive complex. Bodies Revealed gives visitors a rare look inside the human body. Bodies Revealed will feature real, whole and partial body parts, carefully preserved to give ...
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Facebook Fans Offer tips on Where to Hang Out

Facebook Fans Offer tips on Where to Hang Out

After two full weeks of our vacation giveaway, we got back into the normal swing of things on the MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fan page. We got some great pictures of our fans’ favorite spots at the beach, learned about where they like to hang out and when their next trip is planned for. Jo Enos ...
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Facebook Fan Page: Vacation Giveaway Rakes in Over 74,000 Fans

Facebook Fan Page: Vacation Giveaway Rakes in Over 74,000 Fans

The MyrtleBeach.com Facebook fan competition continued this week. Fans answered questions and took a stab at guessing the images we posted to enter to win a 4-day, 3-night stay at Sea Watch Resort. Thanks to the amazing fan participation, we reached over 74,000 fans. Each day this week, we ...
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Myrtle Beach Tops Two TripAdvisor Lists of Best Beaches

Myrtle Beach Tops Two TripAdvisor Lists of Best Beaches

Myrtle Beach has done it again! Trip Advisor has released its list of "Top 25 Beaches in the United States" and Myrtle Beach is #1 for the second year in a row. Our gorgeous beach destination also made the list of "Top 25 Beaches in the World" at #6 on the list. Trip Advisor’s Travelers’ ...
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Facebook Fan Page Kicks Off Vacation Giveaway

MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook fan page kicked off the biggest giveaway to date this week! One lucky Facebook fan will win a four-day, three-night stay at Sea Watch Resort in Myrtle Beach. Fan reception and participation in the competition is overwhelming and we couldn’t be happier. It seems that ...
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MYRTLEBEACH.COM EXCLUSIVE: Royal couple to honeymoon in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach, S.C. | Officials have confirmed that Prince William and his bride, Kate Middleton, will honeymoon in the top U.S. vacation destination: Myrtle Beach.Royal spokesman Nigel Wothington-Smithers said Myrtle Beach was the perfect spot for the prince and his princess-to-be.“They wanted ...
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Facebook Fans Select Myrtle Beach Hotels by Location and More

Facebook Fans Select Myrtle Beach Hotels by Location and More

Spring is finally here and we couldn’t be happier! MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook fan page has seen some spring growth and is almost at 70,000 fans. This week, we wanted to know what makes our fans pick a particular hotel or resort in Myrtle Beach. We also asked about the best attractions at the ...
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Facebook Fans Come Back to the Beach Again and Again

Facebook Fans Come Back to the Beach Again and Again

MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook fan page is one of the best places to go if you need travel advice or just to tell us how much you love the beach. Our loyal fans offer great ways to explore the beach and tips for having an amazing time on your next Myrtle Beach vacation. Trixy Buracker Surber was ...
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Grand Strand Series: Traveling Down the South Strand

Frequent visitors of Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand often have their favorite areas of the beach in which to stay and play. This week, we took a tour through the South Strand, including Surfside Beach and Garden City. The South Strand has rows of quaint beach houses and condos nestled on the ...
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Hot Deals in Myrtle Beach Just in Time for Spring

Springtime is just around the corner and Myrtle Beach’s hotels and resorts are ready for the change in season! Golf packages, special rates and great amenities are offered through so many of the wonderful Myrtle Beach hotels. Check out our latest listings for the best deals along the ...
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Events Rundown: March 8-14, 2011

The week ahead is full of St. Patrick’s Day and Mardi Gras fun! Here’s the rundown on what’s happening in Myrtle Beach. With all of the fun going down, it will be hard to pick just a few to make it to. For a complete event listing visit our Events Page on MyrtleBeach.com.
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MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page: Fans’ Questions Answered

Since you, the fans, have been so good to our MyrtleBeach.com Facebook page, we wanted to find small ways to say “thanks.” That’s why we are giving away a Myrtle Beach Prize Pack filled with free stuff. This week we wanted to get as much involvement as possible and asked about your favorite ...
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MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page Tops 60,000 Fans

MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page Tops 60,000 Fans

We are thrilled to announce that the MyrtleBeach.com Facebook Fan Page has reached over 60,000 fans! To show our appreciation, we handed out a Myrtle Beach prize pack with some great gear and a gift card to our lucky winner, Jeremy Brown. This week we had some amazing photos posted of your ...
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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach may not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations but trust us, there’s more fun than you can handle. Hit the streets with the kids for an incredible parade, check out a few big-name bands playing free concerts and stuff your face with ...
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Annual Myrtle Beach Festivals Breakdown

Annual Myrtle Beach Festivals Breakdown

Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand are home to countless festivals every year. If you love a good festival, we’ve got the breakdown on the biggest and the best at the beach throughout the year.  March Canadian-American Days Festival: 2011 welcomes the 50th Annual Canadian-American Days ...
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2011 Myrtle Beach Marathon Results Recap

2011 Myrtle Beach Marathon Results Recap

The 14th Annual Myrtle Beach Marathon took place this weekend. The Ripley’s Aquarium Family Fun Run, RBC Bank 5K, Dasani Half Marathon and Bi-Lo Marathon made up the events for the weekend. For the first year in the 14 years of the Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon history, a woman was declared the ...
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Myrtle Beach Facebook Page Reaches over 55,000 Fans

Myrtle Beach Facebook Page Reaches over 55,000 Fans

It finally happened- we reached over 50,000 Facebook fans and have continued to grow even more every day! It’s such an exciting milestone to reach and we couldn’t have done it without each and every one of you. We’re already well over 56,000 and look forward to another 50,000 fans. We continued ...
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Facebook Rundown: SkyWheel Contest Underway

It’s been a little different this week on MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page. We rolled out our first week long giveaway with tickets to the brand new SkyWheel in Myrtle Beach. Each day we post two pictures of famous landmarks mentioned over and over by our Facebook fans in other posts. The ...
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Myrtle Beach Named Number One Beach

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was named as #1 on the list of Best Beaches in the Country according to TripAdvisor.com. Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb were “beach babes for a day,” on the Today Show on NBC.  Beach music, cocktails and décor brought the beach party on set to life. As they hosted ...
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Myrtle Beach SkyWheel Fun Facts

Myrtle Beach SkyWheel Fun Facts

Unless you live under a rock you know that Myrtle Beach will welcome a brand new attraction, SkyWheel Myrtle Beach, in May 2011. What you may not know are some of the fun facts that make the SkyWheel such a big deal. Here’s our list of fun facts about SkyWheel Myrtle Beach:•    The R60 Giant ...
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Facebook Fan Feedback

Facebook Fan Feedback

This week on MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook Fan Page, we heard a ton about pets. Do you bring them with you to Myrtle Beach or leave them at home? We got to see some cute photos too! With Restaurant Week Myrtle Beach in full gear, we asked where you’d eat in Myrtle Beach if money was no issue. We ...
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Cool Winter Deals in Myrtle Beach

You’re going to run out of good reasons not to plan your trip to Myrtle Beach when you see these amazing winter deals we have in store! Huge savings are offered this time of year at some of the most popular and luxurious resorts right on the beach. Come to Myrtle Beach now to enjoy the peace ...
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2011 Myrtle Beach Theater Round-up

2011 Myrtle Beach Theater Round-up

Palace Theatre Myrtle Beach | 1420 Celebrity Circle Myrtle Beach, SC 1-800-905-4228 Hooray for Hollywood | New to the Palace Theatre for 2011, Hooray for Hollywood celebrates 50 years of some of the most memorable cinema. Song and dance numbers plus clips of your favorite will help you to feel ...
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What our Facebook Fans are Saying

What our Facebook Fans are Saying

Here’s to another busy week on MyrtleBeach.com’s Facebook wall! We’ve reached over 36,000 fans and we have a feeling it’s not going to be too long before we hit another landmark at 40,000 fans. Weather was the big topic for the week as 49 out of our 50 states saw snow! We asked about romance ...
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Terry’s Top 10: Things to do in Myrtle Beach in the Snow

Someone refresh my memory about whether we're living in Myrtle Beach or the North Pole. With ice on the streets and snow in the forecast, it's hard to tell these days. I don't know about you, but I came to the Grand Strand so that I wouldn't have to see another snow flake as long as I ...
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Beat the Winter Blues in Myrtle Beach

Winter’s here at the beach but that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything to do. Myrtle Beach winters can be as full and as fun as you make them! Restaurant events, concerts, comedy shows and bonfires are happening all winter long on the Grand Strand and we’ve got the rundown on it all!If you’re ...
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What our Facebook Fans are Saying

What our Facebook Fans are Saying

Happy New Year, from MyrtleBeach.com! This week’s Facebook fan page found us asking about everyone and their plans for 2011. It’s nice to hear that a huge group of people are coming this way all year round- we had 100 comments and 232 “likes” when we wanted to see who was coming here! We also ...
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New Myrtle Beach attractions for 2011

New Myrtle Beach attractions for 2011

2011 is shaping up to be a big year for new attractions in Myrtle Beach. From the gigantic Skywheel, which will give visitors a breathtaking view of the Myrtle Beach skyline, to new restaurants and attractions at Broadway at the Beach, many exciting things are coming to the beach this year.
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Myrtle Beach shows: Get into the holiday spirit with a Christmas show

Myrtle Beach shows: Get into the holiday spirit with a Christmas show

What’s a visit to Myrtle Beach without seeing one of our amazing shows, especially during the holidays? There’s no better way to get in the Christmas spirit than a night full of Christmas carols, dance numbers and just plain fun.  Whatever show you’re looking for, the theaters in Myrtle ...
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Facebook Fan Recap

Let us just start off by saying, that we, hands down, have THE best Facebook Fans around! We’re up to almost 34,000 fans and still growing. The feedback we get helps us to learn so much about why Myrtle Beach is the best vacation destination in the world. We know that when we ask a question, ...
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SkyWheel Myrtle Beach and Jimmy Buffett’s Landshark Bar & Grill Teaming Up

SkyWheel Myrtle Beach and Jimmy Buffett’s Landshark Bar & Grill Teaming Up

Myrtle Beach will welcome its newest entertainment and dining venue in May 2011. The SkyWheel Myrtle Beach will team up with Jimmy Buffett’s Land Shark Bar & Grill and Land Shark Surfshack for an exciting new attraction on the oceanfront in downtown Myrtle Beach. The SkyWheel Myrtle Beach will ...
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Myrtle Beach Marathon Savings Expiring Soon

It’s time again for the annual Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon weekend. Put on your running shoes and don’t miss out on your $20 savings when you sign up for the RBC 5K, Dasani Half Marathon or Bi-Lo Marathon before December 19th. After that date, prices will increase until the day of the Expo. The ...
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Tonight’s “Biggest Loser” Episode to Feature Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach will be featured in tonight’s episode of “The Biggest Loser,” a reality show on NBC with upwards of 8.5 million viewers, according to a release from the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. Contestants on the popular weight-loss competition show participated in The Biggest Loser ...
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Another Broadway at the Beach Original to Close its Doors

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Myrtle Beach | Tripps Restaurant is closing its Myrtle Beach location at Broadway at the Beach after 15 years, MyrtleBeachRestaurantNews.com reported Wednesday.   The Burroughs & Chapin Co., which owns Broadway at the ...
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Legends in Concert: Making a BIG Move

Legends in Concert: Making a BIG Move

Broadway at the Beach is getting a big-name neighbor - Legends in Concert. After signing on with Burroughs & Chapin Company, Inc., the theater will make its formal debut on March 11, 2011 in the building next to Planet Hollywood after a 15 year run in Surfside Beach. Shows at the current ...
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Oktoberfests: Beer, food and fun in Myrtle Beach

Oktoberfests: Beer, food and fun in Myrtle Beach

Thanks to Germany, we have an excuse for more fall festivals (and beer)! There are two Oktoberfests on the Grand Strand this year and the best part it, they’re two different weekends. Grab a cold one at The Market Common the first weekend in October and wash it down with another in Downtown ...
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Myrtle Beach Pelicans join contract with Texas Rangers

Myrtle Beach Pelicans join contract with Texas Rangers

  The Myrtle Beach Pelicans have announced that they are now under a Player Development Contract (PDC) with the Texas Rangers, according to an announcement at BB&T Coastal Field. The Pelicans will serve as the Rangers’ Advanced Class-A Affiliate in four year contract which will be in effect ...
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Irish Italian Festival in North Myrtle Beach a culinary delight

Irish Italian Festival in North Myrtle Beach a culinary delight

This weekend is bustling with things to do in Myrtle Beach and the surrounding areas. Take a trip up to North Myrtle Beach and head down Main Street for the Seventh annual Irish Italian Festival. The festival starts at 10am on Saturday, September 25th and has great live entertainment and ...
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Greek festival a delicious Myrtle Beach tradition

Greek festival a delicious Myrtle Beach tradition

The Greek Festival is one of the best times a year for Myrtle Beach residents and visitors! Everyone looks forward to this four-day event filled with the most authentic Greek foods and entertainment around. Cookies, salads, pastries, breads, gyros and even more Greek fare will fill you to the ...
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Myrtle Beach Facebook: What our fans are saying this week

Myrtle Beach Facebook: What our fans are saying this week

  We've had a busy couple of weeks with the launch of our new Myrtle Beach videos series and with Hurricane Earl churning off our coast, but we've enjoyed hearing from all our great Facebook fans through it all.  Fall was the theme of a lot of our posts, and we had some awesome Myrtle Beach ...
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Hurricane Earl to leave perfect Myrtle Beach weather in his wake

Hurricane Earl is on its way past our coast and leaving us with just a bit of wind and some amazing waves. Some waves could get up to nine feet so we know the surfers will be psyched.  Any sign of rain or imperfect weather will be gone by tomorrow and will leave us with another fabulous ...
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Myrtle Beach Facebook: What our fans are saying

Myrtle Beach Facebook: What our fans are saying

MyrtleBeach.com had a busy week- We reached over 19,000 Facebook fans on our Myrtle Beach Facebook page! Thanks to all of our great fans who have helped us reach another milestone. This week our fantastic Facebook fans were so kind as to share their favorite memories in Myrtle Beach. We ...
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Relaxing Myrtle Beach-style: Beach drinks

Relaxing Myrtle Beach-style: Beach drinks

Hot summer days in Myrtle Beach are the perfect time to sip on a cool cocktail. Here are some ideas for all ages for how to make the perfect summer concoction as you enjoy the gentle Myrtle Beach breezes. A Day at the Beach It doesn’t get anymore beachy than this delicious drink! Mix one ounce ...
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