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Vacationing in Myrtle Beach is more than just a trip - it’s an experience filled with exhilarating activities for everyone. Customer service representatives at the Grande Shores Ocean Resort are trained and ready to help you find exciting activities for you and your family while staying in Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re intrigued by museums or captivated by live entertainment, Myrtle Beach has it all. Just browse through our event calendar to find special events and activities taking place during your stay.

Looking for the perfect way to unwind on your vacation? Uncork the sweeter side of North Myrtle beach, SC at Duplin Winery, makers of America's favorite Muscadine wine. Grab a glass and not only taste some the most delicious wine, but watch the bottling process, relax in the courtyard, or shop in the retail store for Duplin Gourmet, wine accessorires, and other souvenirs to take home. Wine tastings are available to add to your reservation. 

Creations from the Sand offers a unique sandbox experience where art meets the sand. Create a unique treasure to bring a bit of the beach home! This experience is fun for all ages, not just kids! Create custom picture frames, plaques, candle holders or decorative accents including flip flops, starfish, seahorses and more! 

Creations from the Sand is hosted at our oceanfront pool complex several days a week during spring and summer. Learn more at https://www.creationsfromthesand.com/

 

Experience a one hour adventure that begins at the dock, where Blackbeard's crew will your transform all the little mates into little buccaneers including face painting, pirate attire, and even a cool pirate name. They will sail off to find blackbeard's treasure and protect the ship from other fearsome pirates.

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With a lifetime of experience kayaking the marshes in and around Myrtle Beach, we’re able to take you on a kayaking adventure that is safe, and fun, for the entire family. Glass Bottom Kayak Tours offers a variety of trips to get you out into nature and away from the hustle of traffic and crowds that can make Myrtle Beach stressful at times.

During the summer, we also have nightly Sunset Tours, as well as Sea Turtle Nesting Tours that focus on the lifecycle and nesting of the loggerhead sea turtles. All trips are fantastic for families (ages 4 and up). Visit our website and use the offer code VIP to save 15% on your experience.

Have a myrtle beach adventure. Take a tour of the coastline with Myrtle Beach Dolphin Cruises. Not only with you get to cruise along the beautiful ocean, but you get to watch as dolphins follow along behind. It's a fun experince that they whole family can enjoy. Click here for more information.

It’s showtime! A new dimension of family fun hits Broadway at the Bach with a first-of-its-kind attraction—The Simpsons in 4D. This all-new experience features Springfield’s Aztec Theater and Kwik-E-Mart. Guests will rub elbows with the town’s popular residents including America’s favorite family, The Simpsons. This ticketed attraction includes a fully themed lobby and theater experience. Guests join Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and the youngest Simpsons, Maggie in a new 4D Experience® adventure. Next visit the immersive, fully themed iconic convenience store, which sells a wide array of products including Buzz Cola, Heat-Lamp Hot Dogs, and Lard Lad Donuts. Guests can quench their thirst by choosing from a tasty selection of show-inspired Squishee flavors. In addition to these Springfield staples, the Kwik-E-Mart offers a variety of food and beverage options, as well as unique The Simpsons merchandise.

 

Myrtle Beach BoardwalkMYRTLE BEACH BOARDWALK

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is the tourist heart of the city. Stretching down 1.2 miles of beautiful shoreline, it has been ranked by Travel and Leisure Magazine as the second best boardwalk in the country. It is home to weekly family-friendly attractions such as carnivals, music shows, live performances and more. You can go shopping down the middle section, catch a bite to eat and take in the local flair. Down the Southern Promenade, an oceanfront park affords travelers the chance to sit, have lunch and enjoy the view.

 



Carolina Opry in Myrtle BeachCAROLINA OPRY

Depending on the ages and inclinations of your family members, either of these dinner theater-style shows may be appropriate and fun for the whole family. The Carolina Opry is a world-famous musical variety show with comedy acts, musical performances and dance numbers in styles ranging from country, to rock n' roll, to bluegrass and more. 



Pirates VoyagePirates Voyage - Dinner & Show

Pirates Voyage is the most fun place to eat! See their amazing aerial acrobatic acts. Be amazed matey, as me pirates battle each other on deck, in water and in the sky above me full sized pirate ships in a 15-foot deep indoor hideaway lagoon! Landlubbers, be ye prepared for spectacular acrobatic competitions, live animals, beautiful mermaids and more. Join me crew for a delicious four course pirate feast! A Dolly Parton Company.

 

 



MYRTLE WAVES AND FAMILY KINGDOM

MYRTLE WAVES AND FAMILY KINGDOM

Both Myrtle Waves and Family Kingdom have received national accolades. Myrtle Waves is one of the largest water parks on the East Coast, with dozens of rides and attractions, cabana rentals, shopping and family-friendly dining. Family Kingdom was listed in the top five U.S. amusement parks by a 2007 TripAdvisor survey. Admission is free, although each ride requires a separate small payment. Entertainers such as stilt walkers, magicians, clowns, balloon sculptors, jugglers and face painters roam the park and perform for free.

SOAR + EXPLORESOAR + EXPLORE

This place is a favorite among families who love the outdoors. Soar + Explore has prepared a number of adventures for visitors, including themed rope courses and zip lines set 50 feet above ground.

WONDERWORKSWONDERWORKS

This indoor entertainment park is considered a major attraction in the area where vacationers can take in over 100 exhibits, including a virtual roller coaster and hurricane-force winds. Visit WonderWorks if you need a break from the sun or if you are looking for some family-friendly nightly entertainment. 

 




Legend's In ConcertLegend's In Concert

Legend's in Concert's state-of-the-art theater is located conveniently in the heart of Myrtle Beach at Broadway at the Beach. Visitors not only get to experience the World's Grlatest Live Tribute Show but can also indulge in the bountiful and wide selection of shopping, attractions, and dining choices located right next door to the theater. Each season features a new lineup of tributes to today and yesterday's greatest musical legends; all backed by a hot live band and electrifying dancers. For More information, pleaseClick Here or call 843-238-7827.

See what Myrtle Beach life was like in the 1700’s at the Kaminski House Museum, join the after-dark "ghost walk” at Atalaya Castle or explore the dunes, forests, trails and wildlife habitats of Myrtle Beach State Park.

The Alabama Theatre's exciting productions are the highlight of family vacations with ONE The Show delivering America's best music, dance and comedy February through October. In November and December, the South's Grandest Christmas Show brings the joy of the Holiday Season to the stage. When our all-star cast takes a night off, Guest Artist Concerts showcase the biggest names in Country, Motown, Pop, and Comedy.

For more information about shows, ticket prices, or general information check out our website at www.alabama-theatre.com or call our Box Office at 843-272-1111!

Search for Myrtle Beach souvenirs and trinkets at Barefoot Landing or hunt for big name bargains at the Tanger Outlets.

Once the sun goes down over Myrtle Beach, the lights go up at entertainment venues up and down the Grand Strand. Take in a live musical or comedy performance at the Alabama Theatre or enjoy a four-course feast and an evening of jousting and sword-fighting knights at the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament.

 

Alabama Theatre
(843) 272-1111
alabama-theatre.com

 

The Carolina Opry
(843) 913-1400
thecarolinaopry.com

 

Legends in Concert
(843) 238-7827
legendsinconcert.com

 

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
(843) 236-4635
medievaltimes.com

 

 

Pirates Voyage - Dinner & Show
(843) 497-9700
piratesvoyage.com

 

Coastal Carolina University, Cultural Arts
(843) 349-ARTS
coastal.edu/culturalarts

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 ball game - Myrtle Beach has loads of activities tailor-made for fitness and sports-minded guests.