events

E.g., Sep 27 2022

The Impact of Flue-Cured Tobacco on Horry County, SC

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 1:00pm

After the rise of the boll weevil made cotton crops unstable, flue-cured tobacco became the main cash crop of Horry County. This presentation focuses on the impact of the auction system and the ways in which farmers and buyers attempted to push the prices in their favor. Join us on August 27th at 1 pm to learn more about the impact of flue-cured tobacco with Horry County Museum Technical Assistant Abigail Geedy. Location: Horry County Museum 805 Main Street Conway S.C. 25926 Cost: free Website address: www.horrycountymuseum.org


Hard to Say Goodbye: The Official Documentary of the Myrtle Beach Pavilion

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 1:00pm

The 2022 Horry County Museum Documentary Film Series continues with Hard to Say Goodbye: The Official Documentary of the Myrtle Beach Pavilion. For almost 100 years the Myrtle Beach Pavilion played a beloved role in Myrtle Beach history. From its origins as a meeting place and dance hall to the arrival of famed general manager Earl Husted and its expansion into a world famous amusement park, this official documentary, commissioned by park owner Burroughs & Chapin Company and accomplished in union with Myrtle Beach’s award-winning Stages Video Productions, captures the magic and memories that made the Myrtle Beach Amusement Park a family favorite for generations. The film is free to the public and will be shown at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, September 28th, at the Horry County Museum, located at 805 Main Street in Conway. Horry County Museum 805 Main Street Conway S.C. 25926 Cost: free Website address: www.horrycountymuseum.org


Skyler Whitfield Live at Brass Tap

Friday, September 30, 2022 - 7:30pm

Live Americana Music for the Outlaw Soul. Acoustic Celtic, Rock, Folk, Outlaw Country & Americana music! A rousing music and bar experience! Location: Brass Tap 3090 Deville St Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Website address: https://cli.re/21208-skyler-whitfield-live-at-brass-tap


Little River Rotary 5K Charity Run & Walk

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 8:00am

The Little River Rotary Club is hosting its 14th annual 5K Charity Run & Walk. Proceeds from this event will go to the organization End Polio Now, along with the Grand Strand Running Club High School scholarships and other local charities. Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female racers, top three Masters, and winners by age groups and gender 4490 Mineola Ave. Saturday, 8 a.m. $25, www.rotarycluboflittleriver.org


Harvest Home Weekend

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 9:30am to Sunday, October 2, 2022 - 9:30am

Jump into autumn with Brookgreen’s Harvest Home Weekend, featuring a pumpkin patch and scarecrow building, along with $4 hayrides and a hay maze specifically created for younger children, so patrons of all ages will surely have something to enjoy. Be sure to bring along some old clothes to make a scarecrow (or use one of the provided kits), or supplies to decorate your own pumpkin.  Food vendors and Alabama Theatre’s Greg Rowles will provide entertainment. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Saturday-Sunday, 9:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. Included with Garden Admission. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


National Sculpture Society 89th Annual Awards Exhibition

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 9:30am to Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 9:30am

The premier annual exhibition of American figurative sculpture returns once again to Brookgreen Gardens. Featuring the work of American masters alongside rising stars, the National Sculpture Society’s annual awards exhibition presents the finest in contemporary figurative sculpture. Visitors to Brookgreen Gardens will vote for their favorites to win the People’s Choice Award. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Free with park admission. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


The Surfside Beach Farmers Market

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 10:00am to Tuesday, December 20, 2022 - 10:00am

Hosted by the Waccamaw Cooperative and Sponsored by Surfside Beach, visitors can check out various crafts, produce, and other items for sale by local vendors. The market sets up each week in Passive Park, along Surfside Drive next to the Horry County Library. Passive Park, Surfside Drive. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. www.surfsidebeach.org


Zero Gravity

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 10:00am to Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 10:00am

Created by Le Grand Cirque, the award-winning team that produced the world’s most successful touring Cirque show. Zero Gravity is a breathtaking theatrical production bursting with high-flying acts of incredible caliber that bring a dynamic rush of energy to the stage. Broadway at the Beach, 1325 Celebrity Cir. Monday-Saturday, Various times $43+. (843) 626-7645; www.broadwaytheatermb.com


Open Air Market With Meaning

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 10:00am to Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 10:00am

Open Air Market with a Meaning is a farmer, artist, and maker market held in support of local nonprofit Meals on Wheels of Horry County. The market in part contributes to uplift and increase awareness of the local artistic and artisan talents along the Grand Strand, while providing awareness and financial support to Meals on Wheels of Horry County. Memorial Park-Corner of Surfside Drive and Willow Drive. Thursdays, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. www.surfsidebeach.org


Yoga in the Garden

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 10:30am to Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 10:30am

Connect your body, mind, and spirit in the tranquil setting of beautiful Brookgreen Gardens. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Every Saturday in October, 10:30 a.m. Free with garden admission. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org