Myrtle Beach Fall Festivals in 2021
Many people believe that things slow down in Myrtle Beach after the summer, but that couldn’t be any further from the truth! In fact, the Grand Strand hosts many popular festivals throughout the fall season. From car events to mouthwatering food-related festivals, here is a list of the 2021 fall festivals in Myrtle Beach:
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Moo & Brew Festival
The producers of the popular Carolina Country Music Fest are bringing a fun festival to the beach in September 2021! The inaugural Moo & Brew Festival will be from 2 to 8:30 Saturday, Sept. 25. Ticket holders will get unlimited samples of 200+ great beers from all over the United States. Local burger joints will be competing for the Moo & Brew Best Burger trophy during the event!
Myrtle Beach Fall Bike Rally
The Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally will take place on September 27-October 3, 2021 all around the Myrtle Beach area. This multi-day event will feature ride alongs, concerts, cruising daycations, and more. Popular South Strand hotspots for the bike rally include Suck Bang Blow, The Beaver Bar, and the restaurants along the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk.
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Celebrate food, art, wine, music, dance, and more at this year’s annual Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art! The festival kicks off Oct. 7 with the 21st annual Wine & Food Gala. Musical performances are held weekend nights throughout October at The Reserve Golf Club of Pawleys Island.
The schedule includes:
Oct. 7 | Pawleys Island Wine & Food Gala
Oct. 8 | Orlando Transit Authority – A Chicago Tribute
Oct. 9 | The Miracles
Oct. 13 | Lao Tizer featuring Eric Marienthal
Oct. 14 | The Black Market Trust
Oct. 15 | Atlanta Rhythm Section
Oct. 16 | Tavares
Oct. 21 | The Texas Tenors
Oct. 22 | Best of the Eagles
Oct. 23 | Destination Motown featuring Soul Cruisers
Head to Valor Park at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach on Oct. 9 and 10 and Nov. 13 and 14 for a great weekend of art! Art in the Park features unique artwork and crafts by various local and regional artists.
The 16th annual Little River ShrimpFest will take place on Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10, 2021 on the Little River Waterfront. This family-friendly festival features tons of delicious seafood as well as vendors, arts & crafts, a children’s area, live music, and much more.
2021 St. John’s Greek Festival
Join St. John the Baptist Greek Church for the 30th annual St. John’s Greek Festival! This popular event will take place from October 14-16, 2021. For 2021, the event will be a drive-through experience with all your favorite Greek foods and pastries available to-go.
St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church
2021 Georgetown Wooden Boat Show
Make your way to historic Downtown Georgetown for the annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show from Saturday, October 16 and Sunday, October 17. Guests will see over 140 classic wooden boats as well as a boat building competition, kids’ model boat building, knot-tying, and much more. Admission to this event is free.
South Carolina Maritime Museum
Loris Bog-Off Festival
Love chicken bog? Then you won’t want to miss the 2021 Loris Bog-Off Festival! The annual Loris Bog-Off will take place on Saturday, October 16 and will feature a chicken bog contest, more than 200 vendors, a kids’ area, car & tractor show, fireworks, live entertainment, and tons of fun.
Loris Chamber of Commerce
Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam
The 4th annual Jeep Jam will be bringing Jeep fans from around the country to the Myrtle Beach area this October! The weekend includes beach crawls, an obstacle course, and a car show. Nightly events take place around the beach.
Former Myrtle Square Mall
Myrtle Beach Truck Week
Myrtle Beach Truck Week will be Nov. 19-20, 2021, at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Truck enthusiasts and vendors will have 30,000 square feet of indoor space to mix and mingle at the convention center. More than 50 awards will be handed out during the event for Best of Show, Lowered Trucks, Best Suspension, Best Wrap, Best Paint, and more.
Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Nights of a Thousand Candles
Nights of a Thousand Candles is perhaps the most anticipated fall/winter event of the year, and it is back for 2021! This event, which takes place at Brookgreen Gardens, features thousands of candles illuminating the beautiful sculpture gardens along with live entertainment, food, and more. Nights of a Thousand Candles begins Friday, Nov. 26 and runs select nights through Jan. 2.