2014 Events for June in Myrtle Beach, SC
Once again, the popular Boathouse Summer Concert Series brings FREE live concerts to the Grand Strand on Sunday Fundays. Thousands of music lovers will head to The Boathouse on the Intracoastal Waterway. Come enjoy free concerts every Sunday all summer long! There's no cover charge and all ages are welcome! Bands performing at the Boathouse Concert Series include Fuel, Outshyne, Fastball, Little Texas, DangerMuffin and Tru Sol. More info.
All summer long Hot Summer Nights will bring some of the most exciting FREE concerts and entertainment the Grand Strand has to offer to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. During Hot Summer Nights on the Boardwalk you'll find live bands performing on stage, magnificent fireworks over the ocean, street performers and kids' carnivals with face painters, caricature artists, stilt walkers, jugglers, bounce houses and more. Popular hotels on the Boardwalk include the Bay View Resort and the Holiday Inn at the Pavilion. More info.
If you're looking for a low cost, fun-filled, family night out, you can't beat a Myrtle Beach Pelicans baseball game. The Pelicans play their home games at TicketReturn.com Field across the street from Broadway at the Beach. Pelicans promos include 18 post-game fireworks shows, weekly theme nights and giveaways all season long. Three fireworks nights are scheduled in June: 1st, 19th & 26th. More info.
SummerFest at Barefoot Landing - June 1 thru August 30
SummerFest brings boardwalk entertainment to Barefoot Landing nightly at 7 pm. SummerFest entertainers include clowns, magicians, stilt walkers and much, much more. Nick Pike, a multi-talented unicyclist, juggler and comedian from season 5 of America's Got Talent will be a featured entertainer. Nigel & Ally's Travelling Dance Party will also be on hand to keep the fun going. Fireworks are scheduled for Monday nights at 10:15 pm. On Saturdays, the kids can enjoy free carousel rides. More info.
Barefoot Landing Fireworks - June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
If you're staying on the north end, you can't beat the fireworks displays at Barefoot Landing. Spectacular fireworks shows take place every Monday night from June 2nd through August 25th. In addition to fireworks, at Barefoot Landing you'll find unique shops, restaurants and some of the best entertainment on the Grand Strand. More info.
Surfside Beach Sunday Serenades - May 25 thru August 31
Surfside Beach's Sunday Serenades will be held from 2 pm until 5 pm in the gazebo at Passive Park. A peaceful area located on the corner of Surfside Drive and Willow Drive, Surfside Beach's newest park is set amongst beautiful live oaks with a gazebo, picnic tables and a Veterans Memorial fountain.
The Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine And Spirits Festival returns to the Grand Strand June 2-8, 2014. Featured events include Brews'n the Boulevard on Friday in Plyler Park, Tasting Trolleys, on Saturday, with Themed Stops at various locations plus a Wine Garden, Culinary Village & Grand Tasting Tent at Plyler Park and Themed Dinners (at Abuelo's on Tuesday, Damon's Grill on Wednesday and Croissants Bistro and Bakery on Sunday).More info.
Coca-Cola Summer Nights - June 2 thru August 31
The Coca-Cola Summer Nights free entertainment series returns to Broadway at the Beach for yet another year of fun at the beach. During Coca-Cola Summer Nights you'll find strolling entertainers, living statues and free face painting in the center court. On Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday evenings Whacker Barrel, a three-man, Hillbilly, street percussion show brings their action packed, family-friendly entertainment to Broadway. On Sunday, Monday and Wednesday nights Bryan Dangerous performs two interactive comedy juggling shows at 7 pm and 9 pm. On Tuesday and Friday nights, music man Mr. Nigel returns with his interactive show that will have you clapping your hands and singing along. On Tuesday and Thursday nights, singer songwriter Maddie Hunt will be performing shows on the Hero's Harbor Stage at 7 pm and 8 pm. Don't forget the amazing fireworks shows over Lake Broadway at 10 pm on Tuesday nights (plus Friday nights from June 20 thru August 15).
18th Annual Corvettes at Myrtle Beach Car Show - June 2
Bring the entire family, have fun and help support the American Red Cross. From 10 am until 8pm, Holes for Heros at Gilligan's Island Funland Golf features all day miniature golf, face painting, a balloon artist plus food and drinks. 100% of revenues go to our Local Chapter of the American Red Cross. Gilligan's Island Funland Golf is located at 3009 S Hwy 17, Garden City, SC 29576.
Music in the Streets at The Market Common - June 4 thru August 27
Music in the Streets comes to The Market Common on Wednesday nights throughout the summer (June-August). The event features live music in the gazebos plus face painting for the kids. You can also enjoy fabulous dining and shopping at The Market Commons restaurants and shops.
Wheels of Destruction - June 4 & 18
Wheels of Destruction featuring Chris Morena is a spectacular live event with death defying stunts, free-style motocross, racing and monster trucks. Wheels of Destruction comes to the Myrtle Beach Speedway every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month beginning May 14th. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for kids.
Broadway at the Beach Fireworks - June 4, 11, 18, 21, 25 & 28
Looking for Myrtle Beach fireworks shows? Broadway at the Beach is the site of fireworks displays year-round, but in the summer things really heat up! Broadway at the Beach's Summer Fireworks Extravaganzas feature amazing professional pyrotechnics displays over Lake Broadway every Tuesday from June through August and on Friday nights from June 20th through August 15th. Shows begin at 10 pm. More info.
North Myrtle Beach's Music on Main - June 5, 12, 19 & 26
North Myrtle Beach is known as the birthplace of Carolina Beach music and for a few months each summer Main Street comes alive with a wide variety of live, musical performances. Music on Main is a great place to bring the entire family for a fun-filled evening of music, dancing, shopping and dining. Bring a chair, kick back and enjoy performances by exciting bands including the Fantastic Shakers, Tastes Like Chicken (a rock/jazz band from Florence, SC) and The Deluge Band (a bluesy rock band from Greensboro, NC). The FREE concerts begin at 7 pm and will be held in the "horseshoe" or on a closed off section at 202 Main Street. Oceanfront North Myrtle Beach Hotels located close to Main Street include the Ocean Drive Beach Resort (just 1 block from Main) and Avista Resort (3 and 1/2 blocks from Main). More info.
June 5 – Tastes Like Chicken (Main Street)
June 12 - Night Move Band (Horseshoe)
June 19 – The Attractions (Horseshoe)
June 26 - Big Time Party Band (Horseshoe)
Music on the Green - June 5 thru August 28
This summer Valor Park at The Market Common comes alive on Thursday nights with exciting live bands performing from 7 pm until 10 pm. Get the whole family together, grab a lawn chair or blanket and come on down to The Market Common for a fun-filled evening.
June 5 - Painted Man
June 12 - Tracy Thompson & Denny Hess Trio
June 19 - Austin Mowery Band
June 26 - Josh Brannon Band
Looking for an inexpensive night out for the family? How about FREE movies? This summer The Market Common hosts Movies Under the Stars every Friday night at 9 pm (June, July & August). Movies are shown on a huge, inflatable screen in Valor Park on Farrow Parkway. Concessions will be available for purchase. Don't forget to bring a blanket or chairs (and just in case bring bug spray). Movies are subject to change.
Complimentary Carriage Rides - June 6, 13, 20 & 27
On Fridays, visit The Market Common and you can enjoy a complimentary carriage ride in addition to the great shopping, dining and nightlife. The complimentary carriage rides are available from 5 pm until 8 pm and the starting point is at Dolce Lusso.
Fiddler on the Green Golf Classic - June 7
July 24–26, 2014
Get your golf clubs out and get your game ready for the Fiddler on the Green Golf Classic. The Golf Classic, put on by the Long Bay Symphony, is a fund-raising event to support the Long Bay Symphony Orchestra and Youth Orchestra Scholarship Programs. The 18 Hole Scramble (Captain's Choice) tournament kicks off at the Myrtle Beach National Golf Club's South Course with an 8:30 am shotgun start. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams. There will also be a breakfast and awards luncheon. CruiseOne is sponsoring a Hole in One $5,000 Cruise Ship Package. To register call the Long Bay Symphony office at 843-448-8379 or email Joe Heindlmeyer at email@example.com.
Art Festival - June 7-8
Brookgreen Gardens will host a two-day Art Festival within the backdrop of the beautiful sculpture garden. The festival includes a juried show featuring more than 50 artists from around the country. Artists will be exhibiting and selling their works (some limited editions). Come out to meet the artists, watch demonstrations (glass blowing, pottery throwing & hand loom weaving) and learn how much of the works are created. The Art Festival is free with garden admission. Hours are from 9:30 am until 4:30 pm. Brookgreen Gardens is located at 1931 Brookgreen Drive, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
Coastal Classic Volleyball Championships - June 7-8
The Coastal Classic Volleyball Championships is an AAU Super-Regional tournament that will bring 2 days of exciting volleyball competition to the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. The tournament will feature 128 teams competing on 32 courts. The competition will have a morning and afternoon wave format beginning at 8 am and 2 pm respectively. Pool play begins on Saturday and the elimination playoff will be held on Sunday. Spectator tickets are $7 per day or $15 for both days. Kids 6 and under are admitted free. You can purchase tickets on from 7 pm until 9 pm on Friday or all day Saturday and Sunday. The Myrtle Beach Convention Center is located at 2101 N Oak St, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. Visit coastalclassicvolleyball.com for more information.
Crossway Food Bank Charity 3D Archery Tournament - June 7
Crossways Church of Loris is joining with the Sandune Archery to host a charity 3D Archery Tournament to help fund the Crossway Food Bank. The tournament is an exciting competition with three dimensional targets (deer, bear, turkey, etc.). Targets are sectioned off into areas with different point values. Participants are divided up and compete in categories depending on their age and skill level as well as the style of bow and extra equipment variations used. The tournament will take place from 9 am until 3 pm at the Sandune Archery Club in the Socastee Recreation Park located at 7485 Butler Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588. Visit sandunearchery.com or call 843-450-3409 for more information.
American Pie Oldies Music Fest - June 7
Bring your lawn chair and friends over to the La Belle Amie Vineyard for an afternoon of great live music. Sample the vineyard's wines, take a vineyard tour at 2:30 pm and enjoy food from Smokin' Pitt BBQ and The Vineyard Grill. Check out this La Belle Amie Vineyard video or call 843-399-WINE for more information. La Belle Amie Vineyard is located at 1120 St. Joseph Road in Little River, SC. Check out this La Belle Amie Vineyard video or call 843-399-WINE for more information. Nearby oceanfront hotels include the Ocean Creek Resort, Sea Watch Resort and Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort. More info.
Corvettes at Myrtle Beach Car Show - June 7
The Myrtle Beach Corvette Club presents the 19th Annual Corvettes at Myrtle Beach Car Show from 10 am until 3:30 pm at Broadway at the Beach (21st Avenue North Side). Come check out the corvettes, new and old. Event proceeds to benefit local charities. This year's official sponsoring hotel is the Landmark Resort at 1501 South Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach. Visit www.myrtlebeachcorvetteclub.com for more information.
Annual SC Fire-Rescue Conference - June 9-14
The South Carolina State Firefighters Association brings the 109th Annual SC Fire-Rescue Conference to the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. The conference provides training and education with renowned instructors and keynote speakers. Other events include an EMT competition, Firefighter Games, Explorer Post competition, golf tournament, 5K race, blood drive and a firefighters night at a Pelicans game. Visit scfirefighters.org for more information.
Family Dive In Movie Nights - June 11, 18 & 25
All summer long you can head over to Myrtle Waves, in the heart of Myrtle Beach, for Family Dive in Move Nights. The fun begins on Wednesdays at 4 pm. Admission is $11.99 per person.
June 11: Finding Nemo
June 18: Despicable Me 2
June 25: Curse of the Lake Monster
Cool Summer Evenings - June 11 thru August 8
Head over to Brookgreen Gardens to enjoy Cool Summer Evenings on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights. On Wednesday nights from June 11th to July 2nd you will enjoy Music Under the Oaks featuring live performances by Doug Fankhauser (June 11), Javier Jazz Project (June 18), Bates Holman and Friends (June 25) and Mark Shuler (July 2). Wednesday nights from July 9th to August 6th you'll enjoy Theater Under The Oaks: Aaron & Theodosia, a historic drama based on letters from Aaron Burr to his daughter. On Thursday nights, you'll enjoy Up Close at the Zoo featuring educational and interactive programs with live animals, Live Performances in the Enchanted Storybook Forest with characters from classic stories and nursery rhymes plus A Child's Frontier Life boat rides that transport you back in time to the 1700s. Stop by on Friday nights for Concerts on the Lawn, live performances under the Live Oak trees with Latitude, The Paul Grimshaw Band, The Ross Holmes Band and more.
Happy Together Tour - June 12
The Happy Together Tour 2014 brings great music to the Alabama Theatre. Performers include Chuck Negron (Three Dog Night), Flo & Eddie (Mark Volman and Howard Kaylan from The Turtles), Mark Farner (Grand Funk Railroad), Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Gary Lewis & The Playboys. The Alabama Theatre is located at 4750 Hwy 17 South, North Myrtle Beach 29582.
Movies After Dark - June 12, 19 & 26
For a free night of fun for the entire family, head over to Martin Park in Surfside Beach for Movies After Dark. The free movies start at 9 pm on Thursday nights this summer (June, July and August).
June 12 – Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
June 19 – Rookie of the Year
June 26 – Madagascar 2
Back by demand for another year, Live After Five brings live entertainment to Wild Water & Wheels water park in Surfside Beach (just minutes south of Myrtle Beach). A live band or dance party DJs will be performing at the water park every Friday night from 5 pm until 9 pm. Visit Wild Water & Wheels Water Park this summer for exciting slides and music.
June 13 - Dance Party with DJ Wally B
June 20 - CoCo LoCo Dance Party
2 Live Beyond Celebrity Golf Tournament - June 13-14
Founded by MLB player Reggie Sanders and NFL player Andre Davis, the 1st Annual 2 Live Beyond Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held at the Grande Dunes Resort. The tournament provides the opportunity for you to partner with some of the great players from the NFL and MLB for 18 holes of golf. Registration includes breakfast, awards and a BBQ lunch. Registration will be held on Friday 1 pm until 4 pm and will be followed by a pairings party with silent auction and an exciting concert at the House of Blues. Start the day on Saturday with an 8 am breakfast at the Grande Dunes Resort Course Clubhouse. After breakfast, the tournament kicks off with a 10 am shotgun start. The awards ceremony and BBQ lunch take place from 3:30 pm until 5:30 pm. Come out to enjoy a fun-filled day of golf and help support the Reggie Sanders Foundation and Africa New Life Ministries. Visit www.2livebeyond.com for more information.
Myrtle Beach State Park Summer Events - June thru August
The perfect place for fishing, swimming, camping, picnicking and more on the Grand Strand, the Myrtle Beach State Park features wide open beaches, a fishing pier and camp sites in the oceanfront maritime forest. The park has several exciting programs scheduled this summer. Discover the truth about sharks, embark on a sea turtle patrol, catch crabs, watch snakes and more at feeding time, experience the legends of the forest, pull a seine net through the surf and catch fish, crabs and more, learn how sea turtles avoid danger, experience the nighttime world of the maritime forest, learn about jellyfish, stingrays and more. More info.
Youth Baseball Nationals - June 13-19, June 20-26 & June 27 thru July 3
The nation's premier youth baseball travel tournament, the Youth Baseball Nationals are week-long tournaments featuring 9U-15U baseball teams. Each week, the tournament features 16-18 teams in each age division. Each team plays from 6 to 10 games. Pool play begins on Saturday morning and runs through Tuesday night. The elimination round begins on Wednesday with 1st round, 2nd round and quarter-final games. Semi-finals and all-star games for each age group will be played on Thursday followed by the championship games on Thursday night. The Youth Baseball Nationals will be played at the youth baseball complexes in The Market Common's Grand Park. Visit baseballnationals.com for more information.
Wheeler Memorial Golf Tournament - June 14
The 13th Annual Wheeler Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Arrowhead Country Club. The Wheeler Memorial Golf Tournament is a charity event to benefit the Mercy Care Hospice's children's grief counseling program. The tournament format is 4 person captain's choice with no handicap needed. The cost is $375 per team or $100 per person and includes greens and cart fees, breakfast, lunch, a Martin's PGA Tour Superstore gift card and prizes. Registration is at 8 am and the tournament kicks off with a 9 am shotgun start. More info.
Second Annual Native Sons Salt Games - June 14-15
A free, family-friendly, all day event, the Native Sons Salt Games will be held on the old Pavilion site in downtown Myrtle Beach. The event features the lifeguard games where lifeguards from six Grand Strand beach services battle each other in a relay race and one-on-one drills. In addition to the lifeguard games, the event features a myriad of fun-filled activities. The day kicks off with a yoga sit on the boardwalk in Plyler Park. Other events include a bikini contest, 2 man pro beach volley tournament, paddle board race, kids run, tug-o-war and a CrossFit competition. Visit www.thesaltgames.com for more information.
Monday Night Lights on the MarshWalk - June 16 & 23
Starting on June 16th, Monday Night Lights on the MarshWalk returns to Murrells Inlet for the summer. The spectacular fireworks display from a barge just east of Veterans Pier begins at 9 pm. The show is promoted by seven popular creekside restaurants: Bovine's, Creek Ratz, Capt. Dave's Dockside, Dead Dog Saloon, Drunken Jack's, Wahoo's Fish House and Wicked Tuna.
Sounds of Summer Concert Series - June 20
Visit the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex for an evening of great rock and blues music with Lowcountry Soul. The free concert begins at 7 pm in the new North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex located at 150 Citizens Circle, Little River, South Carolina 29566. Bring a chair or blanket to relax and enjoy the music. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
The Sounds of Summer Concert series will be held from 7-9 p.m.
Friday, May 16- Jive Mother Mary (Southern Rock)
Friday, June 20- Lowcountry Soul (Rock/Blues)
Friday, July 18- Sound Express & The Legacy(Beach/Motown)
Friday, August 15- Too Much Sylvia (Variety)
Friday, September 19- Dickens (Variety)
First Blush of Summer Fest - June 21
Grab a lawn chair and bring your friends for an afternoon of great live music at La Belle Amie Vineyard. Sample the vineyard's wines, enjoy flavorful wine slushies, take a vineyard tour and enjoy great food from Smokin' Pitt BBQ and The Vineyard Grill. Check out this La Belle Amie Vineyard video or call 843-399-WINE for more information. La Belle Amie Vineyard is located at 1120 St. Joseph Road in Little River, SC. The Sea Watch Resort, Ocean Creek Resort and Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort are oceanfront hotels conveniently located near the vineyard. More info.
Art in the Park - June 21-22
The Waccamaw Arts & Crafts Guild holds six Art in the Park shows throughout the year in Chapin Park and Valor Park to give artists an opportunity to display and sell their work. On June 21st and 22nd, Art in the Park will bring a myriad of exhibitors including talented artists from around the country to Chapin Park in Myrtle Beach. Work on display will include paintings, photography, baskets, jewelry, yard art, stained glass, pottery, furniture, quilts, sun catchers, dolls, pet goods, bird houses, crocheted and knitted items, flowers, wreaths, window art/mosaics, sculptures, hand painted glass, hats, bags, belts, stoneware, ceramics, cooking tools and more. Chapin Park is located at 1400 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. Visit www.artsyparksy.com for more information.
PGA Professional National Championship - June 22-25
The 47th Annual PGA Professional National Championship, presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and OMEGA, returns to Myrtle Beach, SC. The 72-hole tournament features a field with 312 PGA pros competing for the Walter Hagen Cup. The 1st two rounds will be played at the Dunes Golf & Beach Club and the Grande Dunes Resort Club, with the final 36 holes being played exclusively at the Dunes Golf & Beach Club. Also, the top 20 finishers will receive an invitation to compete in the 2014 PGA Championship. More info.
The Great Race - June 27
The Great Race 2014 will be making a stop at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Since its inception in 1983, The Great Race has become the premier old car rally in the world. This year's race begins on June 21st in Ogunquit, Maine and travels down the Eastern Seaboard to finish in The Villages, Florida on June 29th. The Great Race is not a speed race, but rather it's a time/speed/distance rally. Each vehicle's driver and navigator are given precise instructions every day that detail their movements to the second. Teams are scored at secret check points along the way and are then penalized one second for each second they are off schedule. Participants will arrive in one minute intervals beginning at 11:30 am and continuing for more than 1 1/2 hours.
Italian Festival by the Sons of Italy - June 28-29
Sponsored the Sons of Italy, the Festa Italiana at The Market Common is a 2-day event with amazing, Italian food, pastries & desserts, beer & wine, arts & crafts, continuous live entertainment, a pasta eating contest hosted by Villa Romana and much more. Emcee, Larry Tanelli will be on hand with music trivia & prizes. Featured performances include Tom Buongiorno with a Neil Diamond salute, Dale Mosher with a tribute to Italian singers, vocalist Gene Santini and Sister Act with a History of Women's Music Extravaganza. Festival hours are from 11 am until 8 pm on Saturday and from noon until 7 pm on Sunday. Admission is $1 per person in support of our charities. Call 843-333-7523 for information.
Conway Riverfest - June 28
Riverfest 2014 is a family-friendly day of fun just minutes from the beach. The festival takes place from 11 am until 6 pm on the Historic Courthouse lawn at 1201 Third Avenue in downtown Conway, SC and from 6 pm until 11 pm in the Riverfront Park next to the Conway Marina. The festival features live entertainment plus a myriad of events and activities for the whole family. Visit conwayscchamber.com for more information. Grab a lawn chair and come join the fun!