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Horry County Fair

By Kristin Shamro Follow me on Google+


Ride at a fairMyrtle Beach is welcoming the 2016 Horry County Fair this April and you won’t want to miss this extravagant event! Held at the Myrtle Beach Speedway, the 10 day event will feature everything from live music, thrill rides, carnival games, food vendors, children’s activities, a petting zoo, demonstrations and much more. The fair will begin on Friday, April 15th and will continue each day through Sunday, April 24th. The daily admission is set at $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 5-11, and free for children 4 and under.

That’s not all! For additional admission, you will be able to see some of your favorite musicians perform live in concert at the Myrtle Beach Speedway Amphitheater. Artists include Trace Adkins, Mike Posner, Huey Lewis and The News, and Montgomery Gentry. You can even expect an appearance and a meet-and-greet from the internet superstar, Nash Grier and Friends. It doesn’t stop there; the following week, you can see 3 Doors Down perform live on May 5th for a Cinco De Mayo concert! Mark your calendars because this much anticipated, fun-packed event will be an adventure for the whole family!


Schedule of Events

Friday April 15th – Grand Opening & Student Night: Students 17 & under get in free before 5pm
12pm – 11pm  $25 unlimited ride wristbands. 12 year old musician Landon Wall, Mini Starz Show, Robinson’s Racing Pigs and more
7:30pm  Trace Adkins live in concert at the amphitheater - Buy Tickets

Saturday April 16th – Family Fun Day
12pm – 11pm  $25 unlimited ride wristbands
12pm  Nash Grier and Friends - Buy Tickets
1pm  Carolina Vocals on stage
2pm  Savannah Turner on stage
3pm  Carolina Forest Performing Arts Academy
7:30pm  Mike Posner live in concert at the amphitheater - Buy Tickets

Sunday April 17th – Hospitality Industry Day: Present ID in hospitality industry for free admission until 5pm
Unlimited ride wristband for $25
12pm  Pastor Brown and One Accord church service
2pm  “Battle of the Bands” concert at the amphitheater

Music and concert at the fairMonday April 18th – Monday Funday
5pm – 10pm  $2 admission for everyone and unlimited ride wristbands for just $10

Tuesday April 19th – Ten Dollar Tuesday: Unlimited wristbands for just $10
5pm – 10pm  The Litchfield Dance Art Academy performing, Amanda Miele on the free stage and more

Wednesday April 20th – Education Day & Senior Night: Seniors 65+ receive free admission
5pm – 10pm  Unlimited ride wristbands for $10
School field trips during the day
Showcasing Horry County schools Robotic’s department

Thursday April 21st – College Night:  Present college ID & receive free admission from 5pm – 7pm
5pm – 10pm  Unlimited ride wristbands for $25
5pm – 7pm  $2 Draft beer
At the amphitheater: “Corn Hole Tournament of Champions”, The Chase Martin Band and more

Friday April 22nd – Student Day: Students 17 and under receive free admission until 5pm
12pm – 11pm  Unlimited ride wristbands for $25
7:30pm  Huey Lewis and The News live in concert at the amphitheater - Buy Tickets

Saturday April 23rd – Family Fun Day
12pm -  11pm  Unlimited wristband for $25
7:30pm  Montgomery Gentry live in concert at the amphitheater - Buy Tickets

Sunday April 24th – Food Drive: Donate canned goods & save $2 on adult admission, $1 kid’s admission
12pm – Close  Unlimited wristbands for $25
1pm  The “Belles of the Beach Pageant” watch as we crown the first ever 2016 Miss Horry County Fair!

Thursday May 5th – Cinco De Mayo
8pm  3 Doors Down live in concert at the amphitheater - Buy Tickets

What could possibly make this 10 day event even better? How about saving on oceanfront accommodations?! Wake up to astonishing views of the Atlantic Ocean or even spend your day relaxing on the beach before heading out to the fair. With all these awesome deals, you can live at the beach for a week and still save enough money for that extra plate of funnel cake at the fair!

The return of the Horry County Fair is going to be bigger and better than ever before and we hope to see you there! Buy your VIP or general admission concert tickets today or call 843-236-0500 for more information.

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