NMB St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival
March 14, 2020
This one-day, rain or shine event brings approximately 40,000 to celebrate being Irish and welcome the coming of spring. A parade begins the day at 9:00 a.m., followed by three stages of live music and a children’s area with rides and amusements from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Along Main Street approximately 150 vendors will display their crafts, services, information, products, or serve a variety of treats.
Horry County Fair
April 24 – May 3, 2020
It’s 10 Days of FAIR FUN! Fair Food. Fun Games. Kiddie Rides. Thrill Rides. Petting Zoo. Music. Racing Pigs. Character Meet & Greets. Live Entertainment & MORE!
Word Famous Blue Crab Festival
May 16 & 17, 2020
You haven’t been to Little River if you haven’t been to the blue crab festival. The festival features live beach music, a kids zone, and approximately 300 arts and crafts, specialty food, and business expo vendors.
Carolina Country Music Fest
June 4-7, 2020
Are you ready to party? Every year, Carolina Country Music Fest brings 30+ of country music’s hottest artist to perform in Myrtle Beach, SC.
June 27, 2020
You’ll want to bring the family out for this one. Enjoy a kid’s zone, golf cart parade, food vendors, beer garden, artesian market, and fireworks extravaganza.
Aynor Harvest Hoe-Down Festival
Sept. 19, 2020
One of the oldest & largest festivals in the Carolinas , visit Aynor for their token event, which includes hundreds of arts, crafts & food vendors, a parade, live music, and children’s entertainment.
Irish Italian International Festival
Sept. 26, 2020
This one day rain or shine event brings approximately 15,000 to celebrate different cultures. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues until 4:00 p.m. on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach; featuring food from local restaurants, two stages of live entertainment, street performers, art & craft vendors, and dance groups all surrounding an Irish Italian International theme.
Little River ShrimpFest
Oct. 10 & 11, 2020
Festival goers can expect to enjoy 2 stages of live music, a kids zone, face painting, stilt walkers, balloon artists, and more than 100 different vendors- including a variety of art and craft vendors, business expos, and community organizations. Shrimp and fresh local seafood will be served by the local waterfront restaurants and your festival food favorites will be available from a variety of talented food vendors. Fun for the whole family!
Oct. 17, 2020
If you don’t know what ‘chicken bog’ is, you need to be at this event. If you love chicken bog, you already know about this event.
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Oct. 31, 2020
Goblins, ghouls and ghosts oh my! The North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex transforms into a safe haven for the thrill seekers of North Myrtle Beach on Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Open to all ages, the Parks and Recreation Department in collaboration with Coastal Carolina University’s Recreation Management class converts the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex into a spooktacular site for an array of activities to include hayrides, marshmallow roasting, trick-or-treating and much more. Scare free and Scare Zones offer a variety of excitement levels that is sure to satisfy all.
The Great Christmas Light Show
Nov. 25 – Dec. 30, 2020
The drive through light show will feature over 2 million lights festively displayed along a 1.5 mile drive throughout the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex. After the journey through the light show, we invite everyone to park their car and visit Santa’s Village where they can enjoy hot chocolate and s’mores, get an up close look at the lights on the Santa Express Train Ride, go through the Chris-maze and, of course, meet Santa!
IntraCoastal Christmas Regatta
Nov. 28, 2020
Each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, locals flock to the waterfront to view this spectacular maritime parade. The flotilla starts at the Little River Inlet at 5 PM and travels south, arriving at Dock Holidays Marina at 7 PM. Gather your family and watch the parade as it passes various viewing areas along the waterway. There is no charge to watch the Intracoastal Christmas Regatta, but spectators are encourage to donate toys & more.