Welcome to Myrtle Beach

Love it or hate it, Myrtle Beach offers one all-American vacation. Enormous outlet malls, water parks and daiquiri bars compete for attention, bikini-clad teenagers play video games and eat hot dogs in smoky arcades, and Midwestern families roast like chickens on the white sand. North Myrtle Beach, actually a separate town, is slightly lower-key, with a thriving culture based on the 'shag' – a jitterbug-like dance invented here in the 1940s.

It isn't for nature lovers, but it's a rowdy good time and certainly a hit with the kiddos.

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$37.95 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Motor City Musical – A Tribute to Motown

Visit: GTS Theatre, Myrtle Beach, South CarolinaAt the GTS Theatre in Myrtle Beach, sit down at the intimate venue for your performance of 'Motor City Musical – A Tribute to Motown,' a show following one man’s dream that turned into everyone’s music. Learn about all the iconic musical talent that came out of Detroit in the 1960s and 1970s as you sing along to hits by beloved artists like Stevie Wonder and Diana Ross. Motown crushed barricades, changed lives, and had Americans across the country moving to the same beats. This musical journey takes you back to the era of Motown with dynamic performances that will keep you 'dancing in the street' for the rest of the night.

$49.40 Shows, Concerts & Sports

The Carolina Opry

The Carolina Opry has won press accolades from major media across the country: 'The man who is turning Myrtle Beach into a country music capital is Calvin Gilmore' - NBC Nightly News 'A Big Hit' - USA Today 'Calvin Gilmore is given much of the credit for getting Myrtle Beach in tune with the entertainment world' - CNN 'A hot ticket' - New York Post 'Gilmore's new country mecca: Myrtle Beach' - Hollywood Reporter

$44.98 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Legends in Concert Myrtle Beach Admission

Make your way to the Legends In Concert state-of-the-art theater located in the heart of Myrtle Beach for an incredible evening of music and dance entertainment by the best tribute artists around. Each season, a new lineup of tribute artists salute the musical greats of yesterday and today. See performers who take on the persona of celebrities like Madonna, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Taylor Swift, Steven Tyler and other musical legends. A smoking hot live band and electrifying dancers back the star performer for an evening of entertainment that will have you dancing in your seats.Each night, five headline performers strut their stuff in a show that runs about two hours. Top-quality lighting and audio-visual technicians bring the entire show to new heights. After the show, the performers are available for photos and autographs at no charge. Professional photographers also take photos of guests with the performers before and after the show, but you are not obligated to buy the prints. Please note: acts are subject to change without notice

$53.70 Holiday & Seasonal Tours

The Carolina Opry Christmas Special

This Holiday Season, Calvin Gilmore Theatre is pulling out all the stops and embodying the spirit of Christmas with their second to none, holiday decorations. The transformation takes place over a week where the crew works to create a winter wonderland including over 35 Christmas trees (including a 30 foot lobby tree with 25,000 lights,) 75 wreaths, over 5 miles of tree lighting wires, a gorgeous array of ornaments, and mounds of snow! Christmas begins at The Carolina Opry. Often imitated, but never equaled, it remains The South's most loved holiday show; blending beloved classics with great new favorites, all bound together by fresh comedy and breathtaking dance. Come home to The Carolina Opry for Christmas. It's warm, it's funny, it's shamelessly sentimental, and your family is going to love it more than ever! The Carolina Opry is the only show that has won every major South Carolina Tourism award including the Governor's Cup and most Outstanding Attraction. It is the only show that has been featured by NBC Nightly News, USA Today, CNN, Variety and Hollywood Reporter. This show is seasonal and only operates from November through to early January.

$49.71 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Polynesian Fire Luau and Dinner Show in Myrtle Beach

Arrive via your car to the Polynesian Fire Luau at 6pm to check in. Your evening begins with a lei greeting by dancers. Also, you will hear live music by a Polynesian band as you dine at the buffet at 6:30pmThe Luau Fire show begins at 7:30pm. Experience a tour through Polynesia by song and dance. Buffet Menu: • Grilled Chicken Kalua Pork • Blackened Tilapiai • Rice Pilaf • Fresh Fruit  • Tossed Salad  • Dinner Roll  • Mixed Veggies  • Pineapple Upside Down Cake *A cash bar, all night menu subject to substitutions. The night ends about 8:30pm, with a final performance by the world champion Samoan fire knife team. Enjoy a very unique evening on a nice, warm summer night. Aloha!

$132.50 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Charleston Sightseeing Day Trip with Lunch from Myrtle Beach

Experience a full day in historic Charleston on this guided sightseeing tour from Myrtle Beach. Make the most of your visit with three of the city's most popular tours featuring sights through the historic city, Charleston Harbor, and one of Charleston's most popular plantations - Boone Hall.Horse-Drawn Carriage City TourHop on a mule driven carriage for a historic old city tour. With a professional tour guide who is certain to entertain and inform you, you'll relish in magnificent homes and gardens and Charleston's way of life, past and present.Charleston Harbor Boat ToursBoard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, non-stop "Harbor of History Tour" live-narrated by the Captain. You'll experience 75 points of interest including the USS Yorktown and the Battery while delighting in a delicious Deli-Style Boxed Lunch.Boone Hall Plantation TourExplore the 738-acre plantation to see the historic brick slave cabins, a smoke house and a cotton gin. Costumed hostesses provide guided tours and reveal to you a true sense of Southern elegance, strife, charm and beauty.Old City MarketTime permitting, you'll be able to browse the open air Market as you make your way back to the bus. See where the original settlers purchased their daily needs. Take home a souvenir ranging from hand-woven baskets to one-of-a-kind artwork before heading back to Myrtle Beach.Guarantee your spot on this popular day trip to Charleston from Myrtle Beach by reserving ahead today!