Retreat Myrtle Beach Area Events
|Myrtle Beach Marathon|
|Celebrating our 18th year, the Myrtle Beach Marathon has become more than a race, it is truly a weekend of festivities With a fast course that wraps its way along the awe-inspiring Atlantic Ocean, you’ll wind your way through the famous Million Dollar Mile! This is a perfect course for your friends and family to get involved.
|St Patrick's Day Parade|
|27th Annual Parade on Main Street in North Mrytle Beach
|33rd Easter Egg Hunt|
|Easter Egg Hunt
Date: March 26, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
93 Oak Dr.
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 26, 2016
The Easter Bunny will make a special visit to McLean Park in North Myrtle Beach on Saturday, March 26, 2016 to hand out candy to all the children that attend. The egg hunt begins at 10:00 am sharp, and other activities between 10 a.m. and noon. Wear your Easter best to have your picture made with Ms. Blossom.
|SOS Spring Safari|
|Date: 04/15/2016 - 04/24/2016|
|Main St, North Myrtle Beach; get your shagging shoes on!|
|Divas Half Marathon|
|Date: 04/29/2016 - 05/01/2016|
|Divas Half Marathon & 5K in North Myrtle Beach
This is more than just an athletic event!
If you are tech savvy we recommend you download the free Diva app. This app will allow you to get your confirmation for the expo, find out about all the weekend activities, times, directions and more, get live results, get updated race info, see the course map with its aid stations and water stations and more.
|Mayfest on Main|
|10th Annual Mayfest on Main Festival. Music, fun and food!|
|Rivertown Music & Arts Festival|
|Just west of the beach is the historic town of Conway, South Carolina, host of the Rivertown Music and Arts Festival. Local and regional bands provide the sounds of jazz, gospel, steel drums and more! Local artists display their pottery, wood, glass and paintings.|
|Myrtle Beach Bike Week – Spring Rally|
|Date: 05/13/2016 - 05/20/2016|
| The Myrtle Beach Bike Week spring rally will be May 13-20, 2016, along the Grand Strand. Numerous vendors, local bars and venues bring plenty of biker fun to the beach for this event.
|Blue Crab Festival|
|Date: 05/14/2016 - 05/15/2016|
|The annual Blue Crab Festival brings its tasty fun to the waterfront in Little River. The festival includes food, vendors and entertainment for the whole family along the Little River waterfront. The 34th annual festival will not disappoint!
|Atlantic Beach Bike Week|
|Date: 05/27/2016 - 05/30/2016|
| Atlantic Beach Bike Week is an annual motorcycle rally on the Grand Strand. Memorial Day weekend is when the fun takes place. Get ready to see custom motorcycles and cars and loads of events and entertainment.
|Carolina Country Music Fest|
|Date: 06/10/2016 - 06/12/2016|
CCMF is coming back to Myrtle Beach, SC June 10-12, 2016. Kickoff Concert is June 9th – Kickoff details to be announced soon! Check out the lineup!
|Date: 07/18/2016 - 07/24/2016|
| If you own a Mustang, or even if you just love the cars, Mustang Week in Myrtle Beach offers the most unique collection of these famous cars. Burnout contests, races and car shows are just a few of the events in town. Meet up with other Mustang fans during Mustang Week.
|SOS Fall Migration|
|Date: 09/16/2016 - 09/25/2016|
|The end of summer is marked by the days getting shorter & the nights growing longer, a little chill in the night air, & flocks of birds winging their way south for the winter. This all means one thing to shaggers. The Fall Migration is finally here! Buried deep in the instincts of every shagger is the preferred migration destination of soulful dancers with sand in their shoes & rhythm in their hearts, that is Ocean Drive. Every strander feels the need to get to the beach to catch the last golden rays of the summer sun & feel the warmth in the breath of the final summer breeze. They all meet for the last blast of the season at the SOS Fall Migration. For more information on SOS Fall Migration, visit www.shagdance.com
|Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival|
|Date: 09/23/2016 - 09/25/2016|
The Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival features more than 100 fine artisans. The festival provides aesthetic beauty against a background of natural beauty.
|Taste of the Town|
|Enjoy food from a large variety of local restaurants all in one place! For one night only, join us at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center for dinner, live music and dessert. This year's event features the Kid Zone with Rock Climbing Wall, Beer & Wine Garden, and The Food Network's very own Aarón Sánchez.|
|Endless Summer Festival|
|Endless Summer Festival
Instead of welcoming fall with open arms, the sandy shores of North Myrtle Beach insist on celebrating never-ending warmth with the Endless Summer Festival!
Grab your beach chair and friends for a fun-filled day, Saturday, October 29th 2016 on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach. Enjoy fabulous entertainment, lots of vendors with one of a kind specialty craft items, food vendors, and children’s area with community stage and carnival rides. The festival will be held from 10 am - 4 pm.
Best of all, this is a FREE concert, so don’t forget to bring your beach chair and enjoy the music. Sit back, relax and count the reasons why North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is considered paradise! The music on the stage will start at Noon with the following bands :
"Celebrating Beach Music that makes Memories"
To be Announced at a later date
|Nights of a Thousand Candles|
|Date: 12/01/2016 - 12/17/2016|
|Nights of a Thousand Candles
December 1-3, 8-11, & 15-17, 2016
See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 5,500 hand-lit candles and countless sparkling lights from 3 - 10 p.m. Walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, hear the sounds of hand bells ringing, carolers singing, and celebrate the season with family and friends.
Nights of a Thousand Candles continues to delight guests with beautiful candle and lighting displays and exceptional entertainment. The 80-foot-tall fir tree decorated with 70,000 lights will be lighted in ceremonial fashion at 5:45 p.m. every night.
An outdoor glass sculpture exhibit will be on display in Anne's Garden. Created by Conway Glass, guests will see glass reeds 24 - 40” tall and glass orbs 3 -10” illuminated with LED lights and fiber optic cable in earth tones of green, amber, blue, brown, and white. Also on view, will be a glowing Tree of Glass made from transparent glass pieces inserted into the brick wall and a large Crepe Myrtle will be decorated with white ornaments hanging from its branches.
|North Myrtle Beach Christmas Parade|
|North Myrtle Beach Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 03, 2016 5:30pm - 7:00pm
For many years, the Annual Christmas Parade has brought delight and holiday cheer to North Myrtle Beach’s residents. On Saturday, December 5th 2015 the tradition continues as Main Street in North Myrtle Beach fills with familiar holiday songs, colorful floats, marching bands and beauty queens.
The parade will begin at 5:30 pm. Join your community as we watch local business’ and dignitaries parade down Main Street in celebration of Christmas. The parade route will travel down Main Street to Ocean Boulevard and will disperse on 2nd Ave North. Any location along Main Street provides a perfect view of the parade.
Check in for the parade is on the corner of Hillside Drive and 2nd Ave. North