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Live Shows

Myrtle Beach is the proud home to a variety of award winning live shows that have toured across the world and have found a home in Myrtle Beach. Some favorite venues found in Myrtle Beach are The Alabama Theatre, Legends in Concert, The Palace and The Carolina Opry. Each venue brings in acts that are just as unique as the stage they stand on.

The Alabama Theatre can be found next to Barefoot Landing and has been voted to be the #1 Live Theatre Attraction by visitors to Myrtle Beach. Opened in 1993 by the musical group, Alabama, The Alabama Theatre now runs “On the Show” from February through October and “The South’s Grandest Christmas Show” in the winter months. On nights when their highly acclaimed shows are not running, guest performers stop by for a show. The Alabama Theatre offers a variety of artists from comedians, country music artists and pop performers. Browse their site at now to see show schedules, discounts and specials.

The Carolina Opry is a venue that is world renown. Opened in 1986 by Calvin Gilmore, The Carolina Opry is home to classics, pop, country, gospel and even rock ‘n roll. The venue currently has four different shows running and is known for its high energy acts complete with live singers and dancers. “Good Vibrations” is an act that showcases music from the 60’s and is loaded with extravagant costumes, special effects and tons of energy. The Carolina Opry also offers “The Christmas Special” that runs in the winter months from November to January. Another show featured at The Carolina Opry is “Light See the Music,” a laser light show choreographed to music. This show boasts several different acts to different genres of music in order to fit anybody’s preference. Some of the great options are The Beatles, classic rock, U2 and family fun. Check out their website at to see schedules and ticket prices today!

Legends in Concert is a live tribute show to some of the greatest celebrities of all times and is located centrally among all seven Defender Resorts. Found at Broadway at the Beach, Legends in Concert started in Las Vegas over three decades ago and, after sprouting roots all over the world, has come to Myrtle Beach. No matter what kind of music you like to listen to, Legends in Concert is sure to have something for everyone. With tribute acts to Alan Jackson, Carrie Underwood, Barry Manilow and even Cher, Legends in Concert is nothing short of phenomenal.

Legends in Concert offers affordable tickets to its guests as well. Ticket prices for adults are $37.95 and $14.95 for children. Check out now to buy tickets or for more information about Legends in Concert. The Palace Theatre also offers a wide variety of acts throughout the year. To see what shows the venue will be hosting, visit today!