events

E.g., Feb 1 2023

Rodin: Contemplation and Dreams

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 9:30am to Thursday, March 30, 2023 - 9:30am

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) was a pivotal figure and is celebrated as the greatest sculptor of the 19th century. His work influenced many sculptors in Europe and America and his students carried forward his beliefs in sculpture into the 20th century. Forty-five works from the prestigious Cantor Collections, including portraits, full figures, torsos, fragments, and reliefs will fill the Rosen Galleries at Brookgreen Gardens, bringing the work of this great master to South Carolina’s coast. Some of his best-known sculptures are represented such as Balzac, figures from The Burghers of Calais, and maquettes from The Gates of Hell. In the Hoy and Mize Galleries. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr. Daily, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Included with Garden Admission. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


Original Motown Tribute Show

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 2:00pm to Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - 2:00pm

GTS Theatre’s Original Motown Tribute Show is guaranteed to entertain. The performance features popular music from the ’60s and the ’70s, with hits from artists such as Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and the Jackson 5. GTS Theatre, 1220 Port Dr. Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7 p.m. $39.95. (843) 765-4386, www.gtstheatre.com


Caleb Wygal Author Talk

Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 10:00am

The author of the critically acclaimed Myrtle Beach Mystery Series, Caleb Wygal, will appear at the North Myrtle Beach Library for an author talk. Get inside the mind of an author. He will talk about his author journey and books and answer questions from the audience. He will have copies of his Myrtle Beach novels, so you can get your own signed copies; Light refreshments will be served. Horry County Memorial Library - North Myrtle Beach, 910 1st Ave S, Thursday, 10-11 a.m. Free, www.horrycountysc.gov/Departments/Libraries


Home Improvement and Outdoor Living Show

Friday, February 3, 2023 - 10:00am to Sunday, February 5, 2023 - 10:00am

The Myrtle Beach Spring Home Improvement and Outdoor Living Show hosted by Horry Georgetown Home Builders Association is your source for everything you need for your home – inside and out. This is the place for you to come and talk to the best on the building industry. If you want to build a new home or remodel your existing home, you’ll find builders and remodelers with years of experience and knowledge to make your dream home a reality. Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach 2101 N Oak St. Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. $5. www.hghba.com/events


Winyah Rivers Alliance

Friday, February 3, 2023 - 10:30am

Join Winyah Rivers Alliance’s Executive Director with Debra Buffkin  on World Wetlands Day to find out what the Winyah Rivers Alliance is all about. Learn more about the rivers that are in the Greater Winyah Bay Watershed, and how the Winyah Rivers Alliance protects, preserves, monitors and revitalizes the health of the lands and waters. In the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr. Friday, 10:30 a.m. Included with Garden Admission. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


Myrtle Beach Military History Trolley Tour and Catered Reception

Friday, February 3, 2023 - 2:00pm to Friday, March 3, 2023 - 2:00pm

The Myrtle Beach Military History Trolley Tour takes guests on a tour of the Market Common district of Myrtle Beach, making three stops: one at Warbird Park, the General Robert H. Reed Recreation Center and the Norton General Aviation Terminal. The tour will be followed by a catered reception at Tupelo Honey and a presentation from a historical figure from the Myrtle Beach Air Force. Tupelo Honey at The Market Common, 3042 Howard Ave. Fridays, 2-4 p.m. $30. (843) 446-7824, www.visitmyrtlebeach.com


The Gatsby Gala III

Friday, February 3, 2023 - 8:00pm to Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 8:00pm

The Gatsby Gala is back, Old Sports! Take a journey with us back in time, when things were more simple, glamorous, yet more sophisticated. Join us as we transform Charleston’s Festival Hall into a spectacle that would make even ole’ Jay Gatz envious. Live music from The Midnight City on Friday Night & Greg Keys and Company on Saturday Night, DJs, dancers, and other performers, flowing libations, and you, will all make this a night to remember for years to come old sport! Guests are encouraged to adorn themselves in their finest Gatsby/1920s-esque attire, or at the very least their contemporary formal wear. Festival Hall, 56 Beaufain Street, Charleston. Friday, Saturday, 8 p.m.-midnight $160+. www.bluesteelpromotions.com


Myrtle Beach Gun Show

Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 9:00am to Sunday, February 5, 2023 - 10:00am

The Myrtle Beach Gun Show is back for another year. The show will feature a wide selection of guns, ammunition and knives, with numerous dealers selling a large selection of merchandise. If you’re looking to purchase a new firearm, or just rub elbows with fellow firearm enthusiasts, then this is the perfect event for you. Myrtle Beach Convention Center, 2101 N Oak St. Saturday 9 a.m-5 pm, Sunday 10 a.m-4 p.m, $10. (770) 630-7296, www.mkshows.com


Horry County Literacy Council Murder Mystery

Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 6:00pm

The Horry County Literacy Council (HCLC) is pleased to announce their signature Murder Mystery Gala will be held Saturday, February 4, at the Dunes Golf & Beach Club. The event will raise funds for Horry County Literacy Council, a local nonprofit that provides free literacy tutoring to children and adults in Horry County. The Carolina Forest High School Theatre will perform “Who Killed Broadway.” This hilarious comedy features song, dance, sword fighting, and mystery. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The night will feature a silent auction, basket raffles, and a delicious dinner with fantastic entertainment! Help raise funds for a good cause and havea great night out! Dunes Golf & Beach Club, 9000 N Ocean Blvd. $75 Saturday, 6 p.m. (843) 945-4105, www.horrycountyliteracy.org


The Platters, the Coasters and the Drifters

Saturday, February 4, 2023 - 7:00pm

The Alabama Theatre invites you to an evening filled with classic Motown songs of the 50’s and 60’s. The Platters  40 charted 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, including four no.1 hits. Enjoy songs such as “The Great Pretender,” “Twilight Time,” “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes,” “My Prayer” and “Only You.” The legend of Clyde McPhatter’s Drifters continues today with the founder’s son, Ronn David McPhatter. They perform all of The Drifters’ biggest songs, “Under the Boardwalk”, “This Magic Moment”, “Up on the Roof”, “Save The Last Dance for Me” and more. The Coasters had a string of hits in the  1950s and you’ll hear their hits like “Yakety Yak,” “Charlie Brown,” “Searchin’,” and “Young Blood.” The Alabama Theatre, 4750 Hwy 17 S. Saturday, 7 p.m. $39.95+. (800) 342-2262, www.alabama-theatre.com