events

E.g., Oct 23 2021

American Heritage Festival

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 10:00am

Make a weekend trip out to Lake City to enjoy the 6th Annual American Heritage Festival. During this festival, you can experience the sensations of both WWII and Revolutionary War battles. You’ll have the opportunity to smell the powdwer from the guns and cannons, and hear the sounds of battle as the recreation is taking place in front of you. This event is a must-attend for history buffs and war story connoisseurs. Graham’s Historic Farm, 843 State Road S-21-85. Saturday-Sunday, 10a.m.-7 p.m. $15. (904) 200-1232, www.theamericanheritagefestival.com


Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 11:00am

October 23

Myrtle Beach

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

Join the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the Myrtle Beach Out of the Darkness Community walk. Proceeds benefit AFSP, who invest in life-saving research and provide education, advocacy, and support for those impacted by suicide. The walk route will start at Heroes Harbor and will take a 1.5-mile route through Broadway at the Beach. Broadway at the Beach, 29th St. Saturday, 11 a.m-2 p.m. Free. (843) 424-3955, www.afsp.org


Carolina Master Chorale Presents New York, New York

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 4:00pm

Listen to the winners of the fifth annual Carolina Master Chorale Coastal Carolina University Student Vocal Competition perform music from Broadway’s newest and most popular shows! Previous winners of this competition have gone on to professional roles in theaters and on cruise ships in New York and internationally, so you’re in for a real treat with this performance. Trinity United Methodist Church, 706 14th Ave S. Saturday, 4-6 p.m. $35-50. (843) 444-5774; www.carolinamasterchorale.com


Blue October at the House of Blues

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 7:00pm

Head out to the House of Blues to enjoy the sounds and performance artistry of Blue October. This band, based out of San Marcos, TX, has charted seven Top 40 singles over seven total albums. With hits such as “Into the Ocean” and “Calling You,” fans of this five-piece band will not want to miss out on the opportunity to see them live. House of Blues, 4640 Hwy 17 S. Saturday, 7 p.m. $35-50. (843) 272-3000; www.houseofblues.com


Imagination Walk

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 10:00am

Spend the day exploring Brookgreen Gardens on an Imagination Walk, catered specially for children aged 3-12 years old, but enjoyed by all. Dress up in your favorite costume and enjoy a variety of sweet tricks and treats along the way. The walk begins at the museum shop, Keepsakes, where a scavenger hunt map will be available for pickup. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Saturday, 10 a.m-4 p.m. Free with Gardens admission. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


Grand Strand Buddy Walk and Festival

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 11:30am

The Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society is hosting its 2021 Grand Strand Buddy Walk and Festival. The event is free to all, but t-shirts are available with a $12 donation. Proceeds benefit the Grand Strand Down Syndrome society, a group dedicated to helping provide support to those with Down Syndrome in our community. The group provides a variety of services and support to people with Down Syndrome. Myrtle Beach Sports Center, 2115 Sports Center Way, Saturday, 11:30 a.m. $12. (843) 450-6892, www.ds-stride.org


Boo-Tanical Garden

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Celebrate Halloween a day early with Moore Farms Botanical Garden’s “Boo-Tanical Garden!” Watch as the garden comes alive with Halloween decorations and fun, and add to the mix with your own costumes. There will be trick-or-treating through the garden, pumpkin bowling, spooky punch, carnivorous plants and so much more! The event is family friendly, with a little something for everyone. Just be sure to bring your canned goods as a donation… or else! Moore Farms Botanical Garden, 100 New Zion Road. Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Free (with donation of canned goods). (843) 210-7582, www.moorefarmsbg.org


Murder at the Cotton Club Halloween Special

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

This thrilling “whodunnit” show is being performed by the talented Asher Theatre! Join them for a special Halloween Murder Mystery Dinner. Step into the transformed Asher Theatre, now New York’s premier nightclub, The Cotton Club, and help the detectives solve a spooky murder. In addition to a fun and engaging experience, attendees that help crack the case will win a prize, as well as those that win the costume contest. There are also four slots open each night; two slots for Deputy Detectives wanting to test their investigative skills, and two slots for the Co-Star Spotlight role, which is perfect for amateur and professional performers alike. Grab your tickets for a special night at the Asher Theatre! The Asher Theatre, 3237 Waccamaw Blvd. Saturday, 2-3:30 p.m. $45. (843) 903-3100; www.ashertheatre.com


Haints, Haunts, and a Gothic Goodnight

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 6:00pm to Sunday, October 31, 2021 - 6:00pm

Get yourself in the Halloween mood with an evening in the Leonard Pavilion and The Arboretum at Brookgreen Gardens. Your night will start off with a Lowcountry buffet dinner provided by Inlet Affairs, followed by Gullah Geechee ghost tales told by Ron Daise. After that, Bill Oberst Jr., Emmy award-winning actor, Georgetown native, and horror icon, with present a “Gothic Goodnight.” This performance consists of a recitation of two Poe classics: The Raven and The Cask of Amontillado. You’ll also be treated to W.W. Jacobs’ The Monkey Paw, ending the night with a perfectly spooky performance. Grab your tickets… if you dare! Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Saturday-Sunday, 6 p.m. $50/$55. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


The South’s Grandest Christmas Show

Monday, November 1, 2021 - 7:00pm

Celebrate the holidays, southern style! The South’s Grandest Christmas Show. The Alabama Theatre’s award-winning production is here, just in time to get you in the festive mood. Featuring a combination of talent, festive scenery and extravagant special effects, this show promises to produce a special holiday music experience for those of us lucky enough to be on the Grand Strand this fall. Don’t miss out on this new and improved experience at The Alabama Theatre this November! The Alabama Theatre, 4750 Hwy 17 S. Monday, 7 p.m. $60+. (843) 272-1111; www.alabama-theatre.com