With its warm seasons, Myrtle Beach is a perfect place to spend time outdoors. One of the easiest ways to see the beach is by walking along the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade. It covers more than a mile of the Grand Strand. It has also has been ranked as the number two boardwalk in the United States by Travel and Leisure magazine. If you’re looking for a place to eat, check out the carnival-like atmosphere of the bars and restaurants in the middle section. The southern section features an oceanfront park and hosts weekly firework shows.
The Carolina Opry
The legendary Carolina Opry has been hosting musical variety shows since 1986. The show is housed in the beautiful 2,200-seat Calvin Gilmore Theater. Whatever time you are in Myrtle Beach, you will be sure to be able to catch a show as there are performances four times a year. These award-winning features include music, dance, and comedy, providing entertainment for the entire family. This show has awards that include the Governor’s Cup, Most Outstanding Attraction, and Best Show in Myrtle Beach as well as receiving high reviews from the New York Times, CNN, USA Today, and NBC Nightly News.
Coastal Grand Mall
Myrtle Beach is known as the best place to shop in the entire state of South Carolina, and one of the leading shopping destinations in the Southeastern United States. The Coastal Grand Mall is the second largest mall in the state. Enjoy the mall’s 170 stores and catch a movie at the 14-screen theater. This beach-themed mall is easily accessible by Highway 17 and Harrelson Boulevard. Coastal Grand Mall has several prominent stores featured within its walls, including Belk, Dillard’s, JCPenney, and Sears. Enjoy a fantastic shopping experience seven days a week all year long except Christmas.