events

E.g., Nov 29 2020

Gallery Artists Show

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Saturday, December 5, 2020 - 10:00am

Enjoy the winter exhibition at the Cheryl Newby Gallery with the Gallery Artists Show. The exhibit will feature drawings, paintings, bronze sculpture and ceramics by artists represented by the gallery. Twenty-one items will be in the exhibit and all of the great pieces will be for sale. Cheryl Newby Gallery, 11096 Ocean Highway. Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Free. (843) 979-0149, www.cherylnewbygallery.com


Maura Kenny: Where the Rivers Flow

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 20, 2020 - 10:00am

Maura Kenny, a professional artist and retired visual arts professor, works in watercolor and mixed media. Her pieces consist of multiple layers of texture and color. Where the Rivers Flow will feature 35 water media paintings depicting the flora, fauna, people, waterscapes and architecture found up and down the great Pee Dee and Waccamaw rivers. Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd. Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Free. (843) 238-2510, www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org


K-Bar Farm’s Homestead Junction Holiday Locals’ Festival

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 20, 2020 - 11:00am

These weekend festivals that run through December 20 are the perfect spot to pick up some great goods for gifts or for entertaining at home. Held indoors at Inlet Square Mall, this is one of the best locals’ markets on the Grand Strand. The festivals feature crafts, art, food, trades and more, all from local vendors. Support local and enjoy some great products. Inlet Square Mall, 12125 U.S. 17 Bypass. Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Free. Facebook: K-Bar Farms Homestead Junction


Jim Creal: The South Carolina Coastal Lithographic Project

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 20, 2020 - 10:00am

Since 1992, lithographer Jim Creal, who was born and raised in Spartanburg, has dedicated himself to working as a professional artist using traditional fine art print processes. The South Carolina Coastal Lithographic Project exposes viewers to the wondrous beauty of the coast’s rich and diverse habitats in a way that is visually engaging. Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd. Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Free. (843) 238-2510, www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org


Sara Farrington: Model Home

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 20, 2020 - 10:00am

A Myrtle Beach native, Sara Farrington’s series, Model Home, is a site-specific responsive sculptural installation of staged domestic spaces. The to-scale components include furniture, rugs, light switches, picture frames and more, all created using heavyweight drawing paper. Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd. Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Free. (843) 238-2510, www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org


Early Myrtle Beach and The War Years Trolley Tour

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:00am

Enjoy this tour that takes you through the fascinating history of the military in Myrtle Beach. You’ll learn about the city’s origin, what it was like to live here during WWII with U-boat threats off the coast, and the arrival of German POWs. Stops include Pine Lakes Country Club and the Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School. This is a socially distanced tour that requires a face mask. History buffs won’t want to miss this one. Grand 14 Movie Theatre at The Market Common, 4002 Deville St. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.–noon. Visit website for ticket info. (843) 294-5466, www.carolinalimo.com/tours 


Mana Hewitt: Persistence

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 10:00am

Drawn to art since childhood, Mana Hewitt is currently a Senior Instructor and the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the School of Visual Art and Design at the University of South Carolina. Persistence is an exhibition of over 60 commemorative medals that recognize the courage and perseverance of women who have challenged societal perceptions and worked to improve conditions for all. Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd. Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Free. (843) 238-2510, www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org


Myrtle Beach History, Movies and Music Trolley Tour

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:00am

Enjoy this trolley tour that features cultural highlights of Myrtle Beach, with a focus on history, movies and music. The tour tells of the city’s coming of age, the movies that were made here and the part music has played in local history. Stops include the South Carolina Hall of Fame and Charlie’s Place Historic Site. Grand 14 Movie Theater at The Market Common, 4002 Deville St. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.–noon. Visit website for ticket info. (843) 294-5466, www.carolinalimo.com/tours


Hammock Shops Festival of Trees

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 11:00am to Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 11:00am

From November 30 to December 6, you can head to the Hammock Shops to enjoy viewing and bidding on beautiful Christmas trees. This is also the perfect time to do a little holiday shopping. Different special events will take place throughout the week, including a Ladies Day Luncheon, Tree Crawl, Trivia Thursday and more. A celebration of the Festival of Trees will take place on December 6 at 5 p.m. and will include Santa and the lighting of the Hammock Shops Village’s stunning 23-foot tree! Hammock Shops Village, 10880 Ocean Highway. Visit website for a full schedule of events and prices. (843) 350-2220, www.hammockshopsvillage.com 


Holidays on the Boardwalk

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 12:00pm

Come find your seasonal spirit on Saturdays throughout December at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Santa will be on hand to listen to your Christmas wishes and snap a photo. There will be holiday train rides ($3/person), live music, crafts, a caricature artist, shopping, strolling characters and more. This event is great for the whole family, so enjoy the holidays with a side of the beautiful ocean views. Plyler Park, 1100 N. Ocean Blvd. Saturdays, noon–5 p.m. Free. www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com