Vacations In Myrtle Beach - Annual Events
The Grand Strand hosts hundreds of visitors annually for various events. The following are some of the best Myrtle Beach annual events:
January• Grand Strand Boat Show
This event is located at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Call (843) 918-1225 for more information.• SOS Mid-Winter Fling
If you love to shag dance head to the beach for this event. Call (888) SOS-3113 for more information.
February• Myrtle Beach Marathon
On February 16-18, 2012 Myrtle Beach will be hosting a marathon. Visit www.mbmarathon.com to learn more about the marathon and other runs in the area.• Myrtle Beach Stamp Show
If you love collecting, buying and selling stamps this is the event for you. Call (843) 347-0087• Roundtable Art Group
Artists display their work at this event. Call (843) 268-5332 for more information.
March• Mardi Gras Myrtle Beach
Enjoy a parade, Cajun food and more. Call (843) 267-7443 for more information.• Taste of the Coast
Local restaurants provide guests with food samples, beer, wine and live entertainment to raise money for charity. Call (843) 455-6728 for more information.• National Shag Dance Championship Finals
This event is a shag dancing competition. Call (843) 497-7369• St. Patrick’s Day Festival
Enjoy a festival with food, entertainment and activities for kids of all ages.• What’s your Cultural Vision? Art Show
Artists will display their work at this fundraising event. Call (843) 467-9239
April• Springtime in the Carolinas Art Show
Art, food and a kids petting zoo will come together to make for an exciting event. Call (843) 294-1577 for more information.• Taste of Broadway Spring Festival
This event will have Waiters Olympics, 5K run/walk, food tastings, eating contests and more. Call (843) 444-3200 for more information.• FunSunRun
This event is a 5K and 10K run through Huntington Beach State Park. Call (843) 235-3762 for more information.• April Wine Festival
This event is held at La Belle Amie Vineyards and features wine tastings, tours, live entertainment and more. Call (843) 399-9463 for more information.• SOS Spring Safari
If you love shag dancing come check out this event hosted by the Society of Stranders. Call (843) SOS-3113 for more information.
May• Art in the Park
The Waccamaw Arts and Crafts Guild hosts this event. Call (843) 448-7690 for more information.• Little River Blue Crab Festival
Live entertainment, face painting, games, rides and more are featured at this event. Call (843) 249-6604 for more information.• Marion Fox Trot Festival
This event boasts arts, crafts, music, food and more. Call (843) 423-6900 for more information.• RV/Boat/Motorcycle Swap Meet
This is an opportunity to have fun and swap RVs, boats and motorcycles. Call (843) 918-1242 for more information.
June• Annual Sun Fun Festival
Air shows, sailboat regatta, beach volleyball and more will be at this event. Call (800) 356-3016 for more information.• June Wine Festival
This event is held at La Belle Amie Vineyards and features wine tastings, tours, live entertainment and more. Call (843) 399-9463 for more information.• Independence Day Celebration
Coastal Federal Field hosts this event. Call (800) 356-3016 for more information.
July• Mustang Week at Myrtle Beach
Mustang owners come together to show their vehicles. Call (843) 918-5000 for more information.• July 4th Celebration
This event includes a concert and fireworks in Cherry Grove.• Murrells Inlet July 4th Boat Parade
Decorated boats ride along Murrells Inlet. Call (843) 651-5675 for more information.
August• Craftsmen’s Classic Arts & Crafts Festival
This event features the works of hundreds of artists. Call (336) 282-5550 for more information.• Fall Pier King Mackerel Tournament
This event is a mackerel fishing tournament. Call (843) 626-7444 for more information.• Aynor Harvest Hoe-Down Festival Golf Tournament
This is a benefit for children with special needs. Call (843) 358-1932 for more information.
September• 2011 Beach Boogie & BBQ Festival
The Market Common will hold the event this year, come out to dance and eat delicious N.C. BBQ.• Summerfest 2011
Barefoot Landing hosts this event featuring a wide array of entertainment beginning at 7:00 p.m.• Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival
Held at Brookgreen Gardens, this event will showcase low country food, art and entertainment. Call (843) 235-6000 for more information.• Italian Festival
Food, art, live entertainment and more will be at this event. Call (843) 650-3466 for more information.• Myrtle Beach Greek Festival
Food, dancing, church tours and more will be at this event. Call (843) 448-3773 for more information.• South Carolina’s Largest Garage Sale
This event includes four floors of great deals. Call (843) 918-1242 for more information.• September Wine Festival
This event is held at La Belle Amie Vineyards and features wine tastings, tours, live entertainment and more. Call (843) 399-9463 for more information.• ICExpo
This event features reptiles, cages and equipment. Call (863) 268-4273 for more information.
October• Arts & Fall Festival
This event includes a chili fest, pumpkin carving contests, fireworks and more. Call (843) 444-3200 for more information.• Loris Bog-Off Festival
This event includes a cooking contest, parade and entertainment. Call (843) 756-6030 for more information.
November• ACF Souper Supper
The American Culinary Foundation hosts this event. Chefs prepare hundreds of gallons of soup to raise money for scholarships. Call (843) 446-6502 for more information.• Walk for the Animals
Proceeds of the walk go to the Grand Strand Humane Society. Call (843) 444-3200 for more information.• Winter’s Wonderland
Proceeds benefit the S.T.F Foundation. Call (843) 997-0451 for more information.• Intracoastal Christmas Regatta
This maritime parade gets everyone in the spirit of the season. Call (843) 241-4627 for more information.• Dickens Christmas Show & Festival
Call (843) 448-9483 for more information.• Season of Celebration
Shopping, dining, concerts and more lead up to this celebration. Call (843) 626-7444 for more information.
December• Nights of a Thousand Candles
Musicians and Carolers perform at this holiday event. Call (843) 235-6000 for more information.• Springmaid Winter Arts & Crafts Show
Crafts, food and vendors will all be at this great event. Call (843) 315-7100 for more information.• Beach Ball Classic
This event is a basketball tournament. Call (843) 213-0032 for more information.