It’s New Year’s Eve and Beachcomber Vacations would like to wish everyone a Happy and Safe New Year 2012! If your accommodations are in our Myrtle Beach vacation homes you’ll be right in the heart of all the celebratory action. Take to the waterfront and watch the explosive fireworks up and down the coast. When you're in one of our oceanfront Myrtle Beach vacation homes you’ve only to sit on your balcony or deck and have a front row seat for the outdoor show.
There’s plenty more activities taking place in the Grand Strand area. Activities that are close to our Myrtle Beach vacation homes in the Grand Strand area. Here is a small selection.
Head out early on New Year’s Eve day for some fun with the kids. The Children’s Museum of South Carolina is throwing a “Noon Year’s Eve” party on December 31st from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. A special admission price of $5 per person is available until noon that day. Kids can make noise makers, party hats and explore the museum. At noon there will be an exciting Balloon Drop! If the party scene isn’t for you and your family, then have fun exploring with your kids while welcoming in the New Year.
Ring in the New Year at Margaritaville! This Myrtle Beach hot spot will offer a New Year’s Eve party starting at 9 p.m. with live music from the Necessary Band. Complimentary party favors will be passed around along with a Margarita Toast at midnight. There will be a $10 cover charge for guests 12 and up. Children are welcome. Margaritaville, 1114 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, 843-448-5455.
Ring in the New Year while you laugh til you cry at Comedy Cabana’s New Year’s Eve Extravaganza! Mitchell Walters, seen on Showtime, A&E, Comedy Central, NBC and more will perform alongside Cooter Douglas and Greg Lausch. Tickets for a 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. show are available and include party favors, a balloon drop, a gift certificate for a future show, reserved seating and an autographed photo of the comedian. The 10 p.m. show includes a champagne toast. Reservations are strongly recommended. Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, 843-449-4242.
This is a wonderful time of year to be in North Myrtle Beach whether visiting family or relaxing on your own vacation. With the excitement of the holidays filling the air and the beautiful weather this time of year, coastal South Carolina is a lovely place to spend your holidays. If you’ve waited until now to take your vacation, consider staying at our beach house in North Myrtle Beach where you can enjoy the holiday festivities taking place in the surrounding area.
When it comes time to celebrate the ending of an old year and the arrival of a new one, check out some of the following activities taking place near your beach house in North Myrtle Beach.
Broadway at the Beach is known for its fabulous parties, so why would New Year’s Eve be any different? Join Celebrity Square for a night full of confetti cannons, champagne and club hopping. Party the night away with live DJs and bands and catch a special fireworks show at 8:00 p.m. $30 gets you into eight different clubs, plus a DJ will be on the square all night with the hottest songs of the year. There will also be a simultaneous broadcast with Times Square and Balloon Drops! Clubs are open to ages 21 and up.
Celebrate the New Year with LandShark Bar & Grill on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. The New Year’s Eve package starts at 9 p.m. and includes unlimited SkyWheel rides, party favors, island inspired music, appetizer buffet, passed desserts and more. Don’t miss the simultaneous broadcast with Times Square and a balloon drop at midnight. Margarita shooters will be available to adults at midnight and those under 21 will be offered a non-alcoholic beverage. Tickets are $39 per person or $75 per couple. Reserve your night overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. Diamond Cab has teamed up with The Yahnis Company, Better Brands and Weekly Surge to offer free cab rides home for guests in need of a safe ride home.
On this Christmas Eve all of us at Beachcomber Vacations would like to wish you and your family a Very Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season. May the joy of the season be with you, your family, and your friends. Whether you spend it with others or on your own, remember that the holiday lasts for only a very short time each year so savor all of it.
If you need accommodations during the holidays contact us about our Myrtle Beach SC condos. We have many that are sure to fit your needs. You’ll have comfortable settings with all the amenities required to make your holiday complete. In our Myrtle Beach SC condos you’ll be comfortable enough to celebrate the holidays here right down to a homemade dinner.
Carolina Improv Company presents Eve of the Eve – an improv comedy about New Year's Resolutions on Friday, Dec 30 7:30 p.m. at Uptown @ Myrtle Beach Mall, Myrtle Beach, SC. Eve of the Eve – Improv Comedy. Hate going out on New Year’s Eve (aka “Amateur’s Night”) but still want to celebrate (and not stay home in your pajamas)? Bring in 2012 a night early by bringing your New Year’s resolutions and the cast of Carolina Improv Company will take your resolutions as suggestions to improvise
Come to the House of Blues and see the next best thing with Slippery When Wet – Bon Jovi Tribute Band on Friday, December 30, 2011. Doors open at 8 p.m. for this 9 p.m. show. Tickets are now available by visiting livenation.com, ticketmaster.com, calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 or through the House of Blues box office. *Our Music Hall is a no smoking facility* This show is for all ages subject to parental discretion. Price: $10.00 – General Admission Standing Ticket. If you have any additional questions call the House of Blues Box Office at (843)272-3000. 4640 Highway 17 S., N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29582.
Not far from many of our available condos in North Myrtle Beach that we have available you’ll find plenty of holiday events taking place in the area. From the sleigh rides just past to garden walks upcoming, there is sure to be plenty for you and your family to enjoy.
In our condos in North Myrtle Beach you’ll be close to the Alabama Theatre and The Palace that we’d previously mentioned are having live holiday productions through December 31, 2011. Here are some other events worth checking out.
Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland is a one-of-a-kind drive-through Christmas lights and music spectacular from 5-10 p.m. nightly now through December 31, 2011. Guests will drive through a maze filled with hundreds of thousands of LED lights performed in synchronization with Christmas tunes on their radio. Presented by Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland Organization at Pelican's Stadium Parking Lot.
The following Brookgreen Gardens Holiday Exhibits are on display through December 31, 2011. Signs of the Season in Flora and Fauna – In the Noble Gallery, evergreen trees, wreaths, and plaques decorated with assorted natural materials, along with vintage carousel animal figures add beauty to this exhibit. Signs of the Season in Art and History – In the Jennewein Gallery, Christmas trees, art, and furnishings reflecting the holiday celebrations at Brookgreen in the late 19th and early 20th centuries are on display. These exhibits are free with garden admission.
It’s a beautiful time of year to be visiting the Grand Strand area of Coastal South Carolina and if you need accommodations while you’re here Beachcomber Vacations can set you up in an ideal North Myrtle Beach condo for your family. Whether there are one or two of you, or a family of 12, we're sure to have a North Myrtle Beach condo that will fit the needs of you and your family.
While you’re in the area at this most festive time of year be sure to check out the following events. These and plenty more ongoing will be just a short distance from your North Myrtle Beach condo.
Dino's TV Christmas Special Organization presents The StarLight Room at 2001 from December 16-31, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Go back to 1965 when Dean Martin was king of TV and he welcomed top stars to celebrate the holidays. Enjoy Dean and his celebrity friends for Christmas songs, gift sharing, funny skits and holiday magic. 920 Lake Arrowhead Road, Myrtle Beach.
To help you get and stay in the holiday spirit there are Market Common Holiday Carriage Rides every Saturday ongoing until December 17th. These carriage rides take place between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Enjoy a complimentary ride through the scenic streets of the Market Common. Meet in front of Tommy Bahama, Market Common, Myrtle Beach.
Nights of a Thousand Candles at Brookgreen Gardens is taking place daily from 3 to 10 p.m. through December 17, 2011. Thousands of candles illuminate garden paths as musicians play, carolers sing, and you experience the holiday magic only "Nights of a Thousand Candles" brings. This annual event has become a holiday tradition when the gardens become a wonderland of lights and candles and outstanding entertainment. Dinner catered by Inlet Affairs is available in addition to admission prices.
Here’s a great opportunity to save a bundle on a Myrtle Beach vacation rental at a time of the year when your money seems too thin to spread around at times. We have a vacation rental in Myrtle Beach that you can save 15% on between December 10, 2011 and February 29, 2012 for new weekly reservations. The Sea Dream House will provide the perfect Myrtle Beach vacation rental for your getaway. This discount is available on any new weekly reservation made after 12/11/11 for the dates specified. Discount does not apply to any existing or confirmed reservation and cannot be combined with any other discount or special. Some restrictions apply. Reservation must be called in and confirmed with deposit when made (unless balance is due) to receive special. Offer expires 12/31/11 so hurry! (Refer to Special Code #96.)
In Sea Dream you can make your dreams for staying in the perfect Myrtle Beach vacation rental come true in this 6 bedroom, 6 1/2 bath house located just across the street from the beach. Create wonderful memories to last for years to come! The ultimate family vacation home to accommodate all ages.This gorgeous home with elevator has three balconies, two with limited ocean view and one overlooking the lovely pool area. Indulge yourself in the private outdoor swimming pool and hot tub.All of the luxuries are here with a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, 2 refrigerators, telephones, washer/dryer, outdoor grill, central heat and air, outside shower, ceiling fans in each room and a TV in each bedroom along with a Big Screened TV with a DVD in living room, free internet access in living room. Lots of room, ample dining area, and spacious bedrooms are only a few of this home's features. The home even has a wheelchair friendly bedroom and bathroom doorway. The owner has also provided 2 portable cribs and 2 high chairs. Six car parking. No house parties, pets, RVs or smoking allowed. Accommodates: 20
It’s the time of year when tree lighting ceremonies take place all up and down the Grand Strand. Regardless of whether you celebrate Christmas or not they’re still beautiful events to witness and the children love them. While staying at our Sea Watch Resort condo rentals make sure the following tree lighting ceremonies are on your list of things to do and places to go. It’s a good time of year to visit Sea Watch Resort condo rentals while we have our off-season rates in effect.
Christmas Tree Lighting at Surfside Beach
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.
Christmas Tree Lighting in Surfside Beach on Thursday, December 1 at 7:00 p.m. at Surfside Beach Town Hall.
Annual North Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree Lighting
Friday, December 2, 2011 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
The North Myrtle Beach Christmas Tree will be officially lit on Friday, December 2nd at 6:00 p.m. at McLean Park. The park will be transformed into a brilliant holiday scene with luminaries, decorations and the spirit of Christmas. The ceremony will include holiday songs and entertainment by local dance groups. Children are invited to visit with Santa and receive a free bag of candy! The North Strand Optimist Club will serve complimentary hot chocolate and refreshments. ??
2011 Christmas Towne
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
The Myrtle Beach tree lighting celebration will take place at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center with appearances by Santa, live entertainment, and other fun and festive holiday activities.??
Ripley's Aquarium Festival of Trees
Now through December 31, 2011
Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach is hosting its Annual Festival of Trees from November 1st until December 31. Over 50 trees will be on display adorned in unique ornaments, representing the great diversity of the U.S.
Late autumn is a lovely time to come to coastal South Carolina for a vacation. Anytime is actually a beautiful time of year to be here! If you have your heart set on Wyndham Resort oceanfront condos you won’t be disappointed as we have many available. When you spend your vacation in the best of our oceanfront Wyndham Resort oceanfront condos you’ll have a vacation you won’t soon forget.
The area is home to plenty of activities and events to make your vacation ideal. While our rentals are a great place to unwind, relax, and think back to quieter times, just outside your front door there are lots of things to do. This area has some of the prettiest and cleanest beaches in the country and that’s likely why so many people return year after year. With more than 110 golf courses, 1,800 restaurants, shopping malls, specialty beach shops, live theatre, museums and just about anything else you can think of, there is always something to keep you busy around here.
Our Wyndham Resort oceanfront condos offer excellent accommodations for singles, couples, and families. There’s more space in a condo and that means more privacy. Regardless of how many people you're bringing (or leaving at home) we'll have the perfect condo to suit your needs.
If you’re looking for something special to do while you’re here then don’t miss The Nutcracker Fair at Market Common, Myrtle Beach on November 27 and 28, 2011.
Thanksgiving is fast approaching but it’s not too early to make your reservations at Sea Watch Towers Myrtle Beach to stay at over the holiday. Maybe the whole family has decided to have a Thanksgiving vacation in South Carolina this year and you’re responsible for where to put them all. You’ll find a large enough condo at our Sea Watch Towers Myrtle Beach to hold all of you. We wish all of you a very Happy Thanksgiving!
Here’s some holiday related events you should take note of. Beginning with a Turkey Trot where you can get that exercise before the holiday and support a good cause as well. On Sunday, November 20, 2011 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. “A fun walk for a cause” will take place at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. The Turkey Trot is a program, designed by the Horry County Parks & Recreation, directed towards raising funds for existing and future programs pertaining to Special Needs and Disabilities. This is also a great opportunity for people to experience the living history of farming in Horry County.
There’s another trot on Thanksgiving Day. The Surfside Beach Turkey Trot will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon on Thursday, November 24, 2011. The Grand Strand’s best and largest Turkey Trot will start and finish at the Surfside Pier in Surfside Beach, SC with a great view of the Atlantic Ocean! The event will feature a 10K, 5K, 1 mile and a free Kid’s Tot Trot! Staying at Sea Watch Towers Myrtle Beach you’ll be just a short distance from where the trot begins.
South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival
Thursday, November 24, 2011 through Saturday, November 26
Held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center from noon until 10:00 p.m. Bluegrass Music Festival in an enjoyable family-friendly atmosphere.
This is a wonderful time of year to find special holiday plays and shows around the area as the holiday period is upon us. If you enjoy theater we’ll tell you about some events you won’t want to miss out on! If you need accommodations while you’re in the area be sure to ask us about our Wyndham Resort condo rentals. We have many beautiful oceanfront rentals ready and waiting for you. Give us a call at Beachcomber Vacations or reserve your Wyndham Resort condo rentals right on our website.
The Palace Theaters' Christmas on Ice
Now through December 31, 2011
From the Creators of the International smash hit show, Spirit of the Dance, comes this new and exciting show featuring championship ice skaters, the best high-kicking dancers this side of New York and all your favorite Christmas songs sung by the best of Broadway and London’s West End in this two-hour holiday extravaganza.
The South's Grandest Christmas Show at Alabama Theater
Now through December 31, 2011
The South’s Grandest Christmas Show will instill the true meaning of Christmas in your family with its combination of traditional Christmas classics and contemporary holiday favorites.
Murrells Inlet Community Theater presents "Belles"
Thursday – Sunday, Nov. 17-20, 2011
The Murrells Inlet Community Theater (MICT), located at the Community Center on Murrells Inlet Road, is presenting "Belles" by Mark Dunn. The six Walker sisters hail from Memphis, but now they are scattered all over the country. An intriguing story of vivid characters and involving conflict emerges in the 35 phone calls among sisters.The play is directed by Lew Holton. Call 843-651-4152 for ticket reservations or more information.