Myrtle Beach offers a fun-filled coastal destination for families and friends. You’ll find attractions like waterparks and amusement rides, plus all the shoreline you need for a relaxing day with the sand and surf. Plus, nearby golf courses and shopping areas offer options the whole family will enjoy.
That's not all there are tons of affordable ways to enjoy this vacation town. Check out the best Free Things To Do below, along with suggestions for Cheap Eats and Annual Festivals.
There’s no better way to enjoy Myrtle Beach than by lounging, playing, swimming and fishing along more than 60 miles of Atlantic coastline. These South Carolina beaches are the reason so many love to vacation at Myrtle Beach.
Ranked in the top three boardwalks in the U.S., Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade is definitely worth a visit. The boardwalk stretches 1.2 miles along the beach, making it a perfect place for shopping, dining and events. This is also where you’ll find the famous Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.
T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station
Animal-lovers and kids alike will love visiting this wildlife facility, which offers close encounters with tigers!
Myrtle Beach Art Museum
You’ll find free admission at the Myrtle Beach Art Museum, which houses masterpieces by famous painters, photographers, sculptors and more visual artists.
Travel to nearby Murrells Inlet to enjoy live music and walks along the water. This quaint town is also a great place to taste some of the freshest seafood in the Low Country.
South Carolina Hall of Fame
Visit the South Carolina Hall of Fame in the Myrtle Beach Convention Center to browse exhibits about notable figures who made South Carolina their home. From politicians to artists, this group of impressive SC citizens is worth a visit.
Eggs Up Grill Homestyle breakfast you’ll love plus yummy lunch
1289 38th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Big Mike’s Soul Food Flavorful Southern cuisine you’ll want to eat again & again
504 16th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
South Beach Creamery The best homemade ice cream you’ve had in a long time
410 13th Avenue South, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Wet Willie’s Grown-up slushies plus American favorites
Broadway on the Beach, 1306 Celebrity Circle #161, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Johnny D’s Waffles & Bakery Fancy waffles, classic diner food & cupcakes
3301 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Farlo’s Burrito Bar Freshest burritos in town
815 Main Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Can-Am Days Festival (March)
World Famous Blue Crab Festival (May)
MayFest on Main (May)
Conway Riverfest (June)
Beach, Boogie & BBQ (September)
Little River ShrimpFest (October)
A Grand Strand Holiday (December)