Things To Do In Myrtle Beach
Year after year, visitors return to Myrtle Beach to enjoy endless activities and the warm Carolina sunshine, surrounded by crisp waters and limitless things to do. Myrtle Beach is part of the "The Grand Stand" area, where couples and families flock to enjoy shopping, dining, entertainment and golfing all year round.
Let Avista Resort serve as your gateway to the best activities and sights the area has to offer. This stunning oceanfront Myrtle Beach hotel puts relaxation within your reach and when you're finished unwinding on the beach and ready for some fun, you're sure to find something for the whole family just around the corner. Here, you'll uncover everything from championship golf to children's programs, dinner theaters, theme parks and a variety of exciting outdoor adventures.
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- November 1 - MB Boardwalk Fright Nights
- November 1 - Color Run
- November 1 - Island Fever Music Fest at La Belle Amie Vineyards
- November 1-2 - 42nd Annual Art in the Park - Chapin Park
- November 1-2 - Waccamaw Indian People 22nd Annual Intertribal Pow Wow
- November 2 - 19th Annual Souper Supper at The Market Common
- November 2 - Bump Up the Boardwalk Volleyball League
- November 2-7 - National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Golf Tournament
- November 5-9 33rd Annual American Heart Association Beach Ride - Lakewood Camping Ground
- November 5-9 - 20th Annual Carolina Beach Music Awards
- November 5-21 - 13th Annual Toys for Tots Drive at Barefoot Landing
- November 7-January 4 - Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland - Pelican's Ballpark
- November 8 - 5th Annual Christmas Bazaar and BBQ Fundraiser - First United Methodist Church
- November 8 - Snowball Drop - Downtown Conway
- November 8-9 42nd Annual Art in the Park at Market Common
- November 9 - Bump Up the Boardwalk Volleyball League
- November 9 - Long Bay Symphony Tchaikovsky and the Romantic Spirit - MB High School Music & Art Center
- November 9 - Holiday Open House - Downtown Conway
- November 10 - 10th Annual Bag Ladies Luncheon at Chapin Art Museum
- November 11 - Veterans Day Service - MB Convention Center
- November 13-15 - 10th Annual St. Nicholas BBQ Fest - Downtown Conway
- November 13-16 - 33rd Annual Dickens Christmas Show & Festivals Week
- November 14 - Open Practice at MB Speedway
- November 15 - 4th Annual Brewing at the Beach at New South Brewery
- November 15 - Winestock - La Belle Amie
- November 15 - SxSE Music Fest at the Train Depot
- November 15 - Atalaya Sleepover at Huntington Beach State Park
- November 15 - 23rd Annual Pawleys Island 5K/10K Turtle Strut
- November 15-16 - 22nd Annual Myrtle Beach 400 - MB Speedway
- November 21 - Lighting of the Landing and Santa's Arrival at Barefoot Landing
- November 22 - 20th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at Broadway at the Beach
- November 27 - Surfside and Grand Strand Turkey Trot
- November 27-29 - 45th Annual SC State Bluegrass Festival - MB Convention Center
- November 28 - Tree Lighting Ceremony at Market Common
- November 29 - 30th Annual Intracoastal Christmas Regatta
- December 4 - City of Conway Christmas Tree Lighting
- December 4 - Surfside Beach Christmas Tree Lighting
- December 4, 11, 18 - Rivertown Christmas Celebration - Downtown Conway
- December 4-6, 11-13, 18-20 - Night of a Thousand Candles
- December 5 - City of N. Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree Lighting
- December 6 - Holiday Music Fest - La Belle Amie
- December 6 - NMB Christmas Parade
- December 6-7 - Christmas Cantata OD Presbyterian Church
- December 7 - MI Christmas Parade
- December 11 - Living Window Display - Downtown Conway
- December 13 - Surfside Beach Christmas Parade
- December 13 - Conway Christmas Parade
- December 13-14 - Carolina Master Chorale - Socastee High School
- December 14 - 11th Annual Christmas Towne
- December 18 - Conway Canine Christmas Costume Contest
- December 20 - Breakfast with Santa - Golden Egg, Surfside Beach
- December 26-31 - 24th Annual Beach Ball Classic
- December 27 - Yuletide Music and Bonfire at La Belle Amie
- December 31 - New Year's Eve Celebration and Fireworks - Broadway at the Beach
- December 31 - A Southern Times Square - Market Common
- December 31 - New Year's Eve "Garden by Candlelight" Pre-Party at Brookgreen Gardens
- December 31 - Noon Year's Eve Party - Children's Museum of SC
- December 31 - New Year's Eve Bash - Hard Rock Cafe
- December 31 - New Year's Eve Dinner and Party - House of Blues
- December 31 - New Year's Eve Party - Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville
Catch the latest blockbuster, seek out a day of thrills at Family Kingdom Amusement Park, or cool off on a hot summer day at one of the area's nearby water parks.
Museums and Parks
Wander the dunes, forests, trails and wildlife habitats of Myrtle Beach State Park, or journey through time, back to the 1700s, at the Kaminski House Museum.
Sports & Fitness
Whether you are looking for a place to climb on a treadmill, pump some iron, shoot some hoops or just relax and take in a ballgame - Myrtle Beach has loads of activities taylor-made for fitness and sports-minded guests.
- Catch a minor league baseball game with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans
- Ball fields, playgrounds, dog parks and more at the NMB Sports Complex.
- Soar up to 30' in the air with North Myrtle Beach Jetpack Adventures.
- Get into the action at the X Gym Myrtle Beach Sports Mall
- Surf's Up for family fun - laser tag, rock wall, arcade and more!
- Check out all the local sporting events happening in Myrtle Beach!