Myrtle Beach News

2017 Myrtle Beach Annual Car Shows

Myrtle Beach is famous for many things, including the line-up of car shows it attracts every year. Whether it be shiny, new mustangs or classic, old corvettes, Myrtle Beach’s car shows make for great entertainment and photo ops. Read More

Vacation Myrtle Beach Resorts Support The 2017 Backpack Buddies Drive

Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts have taken an initiative in 2017 to support Help4Kids and their Backpack Buddies program, a Myrtle Beach and Horry County based program that aims to assist children in need. Read More

The Coast is Clear With All Roads Leading to a 2017 Vacation in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

As prospective beach visitors seek a last-minute summer vacation, Vacation Myrtle Beach is welcoming both leisure and group guests to its oceanfront properties throughout the Myrtle Beach area. Read More

Solar Eclipse comes to Myrtle Beach August 21, 2017!

On Monday August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse is coming to Myrtle Beach! If you aren’t totally sure what a solar eclipse is, you are not alone! Here are the basics that you need to know to experience this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Read More

2017 Myrtle Beach Fall Festivals & Events

With fall fast approaching you may want to consider booking a Myrtle Beach Vacation in the fall. With low rates, less crowded beaches, pleasant weather and plenty to do, fall is the perfect time for your next family vacation! Here are the top fall festivals along the Grand Strand and the surrounding areas that you don’t want to miss. Read More

Tax Free Weekend in Myrtle Beach 2017

In many states it has become common practice to grant a tax free weekend towards the end of summer, and this is the case in South Carolina. This year’s weekend will be August 4 - 6, 2017, the first weekend of the month, which is perfect timing for back to school shopping! Read More

2017 Announcement: Topgolf Coming to Myrtle Beach!

It’s official, Topgolf is coming to Myrtle Beach! This premiere golf entertainment company is still in the first stages of presenting their plans to the Myrtle Beach Community Board, but they plan to make Myrtle Beach their next home and residents as well as visitors are excited for this new edition to the already bustling beach town. Read More

Myrtle Beach Safari Chimps Attend New "War for the Planet of the Apes" Premiere.

On Friday, July 14, 2017, two movie-loving chimps from T.I.G.E.R.S. Myrtle Beach Safari attended the grand opening of the new movie “War for the Planet of the Apes” at Stone Theatres’ Grand 14 at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach. The three-year-old chimps known as Vali and Sugriva were accompanied by their caretakers from T.I.G.E.R.S. Myrtle Beach Safari in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Read More

Last Minute Summer Surprise Sale In Myrtle Beach – Only til Friday!

Summer is in full swing in Myrtle Beach and one resort group is offering significant summer savings through their 72-Hour SUNSational Sale for visitors looking to plan a beach vacation. Read More

Myrtle Beach Resorts Offer Military Members Discounts This Memorial Day

With Memorial Day fast approaching, several oceanfront Myrtle Beach resorts are preparing to offer a discount this Memorial Day for stays that are booked on May 29, 2017, by military members. Read More

Vacation Myrtle Beach Invests $4.3 Million in Resort Renovations

Vacation Myrtle Beach, one of the largest hotel groups in the Myrtle Beach area, featuring 14 oceanfront properties and nearly 4,000 accommodation units, is proud to unveil to guests this summer the recent $4.3 million in upgrades and renovations at four of its oceanfront resorts. Read More

2017 Myrtle Beach Fireworks Schedule

Nothing says summer like the sky lit up with fireworks, and no one outgrows it, no matter what age. During your stay, be sure to check out the fireworks happening all over the Grand Strand and in Myrtle Beach. Read More

Hottest Myrtle Beach Resort Deals For Spring 2017

Are you planning a spring vacation in Myrtle Beach? Whether you are planning a week-long family getaway, a couple’s retreat or a girls’ weekend at the beach, there are many deals available that will help you save money and make planning your vacation way easier! Read More

The YesYouCAN Film Festival

Champion Autism Network (CAN) will be hosting the YesYouCAN Film Festival, where all films are by or about someone with autism, on Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th. The CAN Film Festival will take place at the Grand 14 Theater in Market Common, Myrtle Beach. Read More

Myrtle Beach Spring Attractions Openings

As spring is approaching, a lot of you may be wondering, which Myrtle Beach attractions will be open on my spring vacation in 2016? Read More

What's New in Myrtle Beach 2017

Myrtle Beach is always adding new attractions and dining options and 2017 is no different. Below are some of the new attractions, dining and other changes you can look forward to experiencing on your next visit! Read More

Easter Worship Services in Myrtle Beach

If you are coming to Myrtle Beach for Easter weekend and would like to attend a service on Sunday, here is a list of some local Easter Sunday church services taking place. Read More

Resorts Offer Unique & Significant Groundhog Day Special

Visitors of Vacation Myrtle Beach will be watching closely to see if Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow on February 2. In a town where there is an average of more than 200 sunny days per year, six more weeks of a mild winter would not necessarily be a bad thing. Read More

Myrtle Beach Cyber Monday Resort Deals

Local Myrtle Beach resorts will be offering their best rates of 2017 through VacationMyrtleBeach.com this Cyber Monday Weekend. Read More

Myrtle Beach News – New Flights to Myrtle Beach

Driving to Myrtle Beach is how many of our visitors choose to arrive and it has its benefits, but if you can fly and get here even quicker to start your vacation then why not?! Read More

Carolina Country Music Fest Returns to Myrtle Beach

The Carolina Country Music Fest is back for another round of raucous fun in Myrtle Beach June 10 to 12, 2016 and you will not want to miss out on all of the fantastic musical acts. Read More

Myrtle Beach News: A Multiyear Transformation Planned for Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach is South Carolina’s number one tourist destination in the heart of Myrtle Beach. This tourist magnet has been thriving as a premier destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment since 1995. Read More

Myrtle Beach Highland Games and Heritage Festival

A new and exciting event is making its way to Myrtle Beach this year: the Highland Games and Heritage Festival! The inaugural highland games and festival will saunter into Myrtle Beach clad in tartans and bagpipes on March 18th and 19th. Read More

Supporting Flood Victims with Lowcountry Food Bank

The Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts are proud to support our community by partnering with the Lowcountry Food Bank. Many South Carolina residents were recently impacted by unprecedented amounts of rain that caused damage to homes and businesses. Read More

Myrtle Beach Resort Group Launches “Friendliest Place on the Beach” Initiative

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is the top beach destination on the east coast offering more than 200 resorts and hotels for the more than 14 million visitors that come to the area each year. The Vacation Myrtle Beach resort group, comprised of 14 oceanfront resorts, has found a new way to stand out among the crowded landscape at the beach by building a stronger relationship with their guests. Read More

VMB Resorts Offer Incentives to Extend Summer, Use Vacation Days through Fall

While summer might appear to be over for most of the country as students head back to school, it’s still in full swing in Myrtle Beach, S.C. With temperatures averaging in the upper 70’s to mid 80’s through September and October, it’s plenty warm to sun, swim and enjoy all of the Grand Strand’s renowned outdoor activities. Read More

Get Your Free Ticket to One of Myrtle Beach’s Hottest Attractions this Fall!

Myrtle Beach WonderWorks is one of the most popular attractions at the beach. Located at Broadway at the Beach, this family-fun attraction should be on the top of your Myrtle Beach to-do list if it isn’t already. If you book a stay with any Vacation Myrtle Beach Resort you can get a free ticket to this great attraction! Read More

VMB Resorts Named Exclusive Independent Properties Partner for Spirit Airlines in Myrtle Beach

Spirit Airlines, the top air carrier at Myrtle Beach International Airport, has selected Vacation Myrtle Beach resort properties as its exclusive independent resort group properties partner. Read More

Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Offers Beach Fun for Less at Oceanfront Resorts

Just named the No. 3 Best Kid-Friendly Destination by USA Today, Myrtle Beach provides all the ocean, entertainment and family-approved fun at a fraction of the cost of many other U.S. beaches. Read More

Myrtle Beach Bike Fest 2015

Warm weather is here and Myrtle Beach Bike Week 2015 is coming up fast. Read More

Vacation Myrtle Beach Resorts Go Green for Earth Day and Beyond with Special Events & New Initiative

From collecting trash on the beach to environmentally-themed movies and “green” gifts, Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts has a variety of activities planned for Earth Day, April 22. Many of the company’s 14 resorts, three of which hold the prestigious Green Award from TripAdvisor, will showcase their green initiatives in addition to hosting fun activities for guests throughout the day. Read More

Myrtle Beach News: North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex

North Myrtle Beach’s Park and Sports Complex opened in 2014 and held many tournaments and events since its’ opening. The facility is a 145 acre park and sports complex and recreation complex suited for a variety or sports and nature enthusiasts. Read More

What’s New This Year in Myrtle Beach: 2015 Edition

Every year new restaurants, attractions and shows are added to Myrtle Beach’s enclave of offerings for visitors. This year is no exception as many new exciting places are opening their doors. Check out our roundup of what’s new to Myrtle Beach this year. Read More

New Non-Stop Allegiant Flights Announced for Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach visitors now have additional non-stop options for flights to Myrtle Beach. Allegiant Air announced today that they will be adding five additional airports to their lineup of flights. Read More

2014 in Myrtle Beach: A Year in Review

2014 has been a busy year in Myrtle Beach! Check our annual Year in Review roundup and catch up on all of the latest Myrtle Beach news. Read More

Black Friday in Myrtle Beach

Visitors to Myrtle Beach resorts over the Thanksgiving holiday will want to make the best of Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year! Many stores open their doors at midnight for their Black Friday specials and stay open for the whole weekend. You’ll Read More

Spirit Airlines Announces Direct Myrtle Beach Flight from Cleveland, Ohio

Spirit Airlines, a budget carrier that is popular with Myrtle Beach travelers, recently announced they will be adding a direct flight to and from Cleveland, Ohio. Read More

5 Reasons Why Summer Never Ends in Myrtle Beach!

Kids are getting ready to go back to school and the weather may soon begin to get a little cooler where you live. But did you know that summer is seemingly endless in Myrtle Beach and that fall is still a great time for a beach vacation? Read More

Crown Reef Waterpark is Open for Year Round Fun!

As part of a $7.5 million renovation, Crown Reef Resort opened a $2 million, four-story tall waterpark in early July. Read More

American Idol Auditions Coming to Myrtle Beach

Do you love singing? Do you dream of being on a talent television show? Then you are in luck! Read More

What’s New This Year in Myrtle Beach: 2014 Edition

2014 has been an exciting year thus-far in Myrtle Beach. There have been many changes and additions to our wonderful town making it even better for locals and visitors alike! Read More

What's the Weather Like in May

May is a wonderful time of year in Myrtle Beach! There are finally consistent temperatures trending towards warm, there isn’t too much humidity yet and there is so much to do on and off your resort! The weather is friendly in May; you can expect temperatures in the high 70’s to high 80’s. Be prepared to spend a lot of time outside working on getting rid of that winter pale! On average May is a low precipitation month, with very few storm clouds to rain on your parade. Read More

Crown Reef Resort Opens New Town Center as Part of $7.5 Million Renovation

The latest addition in the $7.5 million renovation of Crown Reef Resort has opened its doors. The new 3,700-square-foot Town Center Dining, Entertainment and Fun Zone features four new amenities in one central location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, including Loco Gecko Beach Shak, Grab n’ Go Grill & Coffee Bar, Swirl Ice Cream & Sweet Shop and Video Game & Redemption Center. Read More

Vacation Myrtle Beach Property Improvements and Upgrades

Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts utilize the off-season, which typically runs from November until early March, to make improvements and upgrades to their properties and rooms so they are ready for the spring and summer guests. Read More

What's the Weather Like in April

The weather is starting to turn distinctly warm in April. The temperature trends toward the high 60s and low 70s with some days in the mid to upper 80s! Warm weather brings back all of our favorite activities we have had to put away for winter. Read More

Crown Reef Resort’s New Waterpark Features World’s First Hotel “Explosion” Slide

Highlighting one of Myrtle Beach’s largest resort renovations in the last five years, Crown Reef Resort will open a brand new waterpark for guests in late Spring 2014 with two enclosed 38-foot water slides, including the world’s first hotel “Explosion” slide. A popular getaway for families, Myrtle Beach was just named the No. 21 destination in the United States by TripAdvisor.com. Read More

PELICANS ANNOUNCE 2014 OPENING DAY ROSTER

With Opening Night only eight days away, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, are excited to announce their Opening Day roster for the 2014 season. Under first-year manager Joe Mikulik, the Pelicans return 13 players with previous experience in Myrtle Beach, as the team seeks their fourth straight postseason appearance. Read More

Ripley's Aquarium Presents SWARM a New Interactive Exhibit

Ripley’s Aquarium has recently opened “SWARM™,” a brand-new, hands-on, highly interactive exhibit. Featured displays include a schooling fish exhibit where you can crawl underneath and pop up in the middle and an interactive “doctor fish” exhibit where you can immerse your hands only to be swarmed by hundreds of fish that cling and feed on your loose skin. Read More

Allegiant Airlines Adds New Myrtle Beach Routes

Allegiant announces today new, nonstop jet service to Myrtle Beach from four cities, beginning May 29. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will introduce the new service with fares as low as $54* one way. Read More

2014 Pelicans Field Staff Announced

The Texas Rangers announced today the managers, coaches, and staff for all minor league affiliates in 2014. In 2013, the farm system produced its fifth top-7 finish in composite winning percentage since 2008 and the Rangers were the only organization to have every affiliate finish with at least a .500 record. Read More

2013 in Myrtle Beach: A Year in Review

2013 was a great year for Myrtle Beach. Here are some of the biggest things that happened around town: Read More

Great Spring Free Ticket Offer!

By staying at Vacation Myrtle Beach resort for your vacation you can save money by getting great rates and free tickets to some of Myrtle Beach’s hottest shows and attractions! Read More

Myrtle Beach’s Boardwalk Among Nation’s Best

Boardwalks have become increasingly popular over the last 20 years but it’s no surprise that Myrtle Beach’s Boardwalk and Promenade is still ranked among the nation’s best in a variety of categories. Located between the Second Avenue Pier to the 14th Avenue Pier, the Boardwalk is home to numerous stores, shops, restaurants, and situated just south of the Family Kingdom Amusement Park. Read More

WonderWorks Home to New 6D Theater

In a sea of bright lights and fun attractions, it takes something truly remarkable to standout from the crowd. After all, Myrtle Beach offers every visitor a laundry list of to-do items that’s nearly impossible to squeeze into a normal one week vacation. However, WonderWorks has enhanced the value of their general admission ticket by adding a 6D Theater to their 2nd floor exhibit. Read More

Spirit Airlines Announces New Flights

Spirit Airlines, one of the carriers that serve Myrtle Beach International Airport, has added two new seasonal routes to its list of Myrtle Beach flights. Read More