events

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Death on the Golden Mile Release Day Book Signing at Back Again Book Shop!

Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 11:00am

Grab a signed copy of Death on the Golden Mile, the third book in the Myrtle Beach Mystery series from award-winning author and Grand Strand resident, Caleb Wygal, at Back Again Book Shop on August 23rd! He will be on-hand from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM to sign copies of the new book, plus his others. Learn more on the author's website here: https://calebwygal.com/.../death-on-the-golden-mile.../ Location: Back Again Book Shop 7741 N Kings Hwy Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 - Cost: Free - Website address: https://www.eventvesta.com/events/20044/t/tickets


6th Annual BBQ Fundraiser

Saturday, August 27, 2022 - 11:00am

Join us at Holy Lamb Lutheran Church on Saturday, August 27th for a BBQ Fundraiser to purchase new shoes and socks for the children of Horry County through Help 4 Kids. $10 for Adults - BBQ Sandwich, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, and a bottle of water $5 for 2nd sandwich, $1.00 for 2 cookies, chips $.50 extra 2 lb container will be available for $25 Location: Holy Lamb Lutheran Church 2541 Forestbrook Road Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 - Cost: $10.00 - Email: info@help4kidssc.org Website address: https://cli.re/20069-6th-annual-bbq-fundraiser


Caleb Wygal signs DEATH ON THE BOARDWALK

Saturday, August 27, 2022 - 11:00am

Join Barnes & Noble in Market Common as they host author Caleb Wygal for a book signing of Death on the Golden Mile - Book 3 of the Myrtle Beach Mystery Series!Meet the author and get a signed copy of his new book along with the other books in the series, including the award-winning Death on the Boardwalk!

He will be in-store from 11-5 on August 27th, 2022. Book Description:When a woman Clark Thomas has never seen before sits down across from him in his bookstore, she gives him an invitation to dinner . . . and murder. He takes the beautiful stranger up on her offer. Her father is the host. He is a retired Hollywood music composer and lover of puzzles. What Clark doesn’t know is that someone wants the host dead, and the host wants Clark to figure out who before it’s too late.

But a storm is coming that disrupts the dinner party and ends with murder at an oceanfront mansion on one of the most prime stretches of Myrtle Beach. The host leaves hints about who had a motive to perform the deed. When the fingers point at Clark, he has to unravel the clues while the guests dig out from the storm damage that leaves them cut off from the outside. It turns out that the cavernous home has its own secrets.Clark finds everyone had a motive to kill the host, but only one could have done it.Along the way, he learns more about his wife’s death, but with every answer, more staggering questions arise.

Learn more on the author's website: https://calebwygal.com.


Horry County Museum Lecture Series: Auction Houses, Attempted Co-ops, and Allotments: The Impact of Flue-Cured Tobacco on Horry

Saturday, August 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. Abigail Geedy was born and raised in south-central Pennsylvania and moved to South Carolina for college in 2012. She has both an Anthropology Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree and a Graduate Certificate of Museum Management from the University of South Carolina. She began volunteering in museums in 2011 and worked in curation at the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology for 5 years before joining the Horry County Museum Staff as the Technical Assistant in 2020.

The program will be held in the McCown Auditorium located at 805 Main Street, Conway SC. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 843-915-5320 or email hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org. To view a full list of programs, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org.



 


Rhonda Brown Charity Golf Tournament

Sunday, August 28, 2022 - 10:00am

Spend the day golfing away at TopGolf in Myrtle Beach to help the Myrtle Beach Fire Department raise money for local charities. Teams of 6 will face off during the Top Contender Tournament challenge. If you’ve never played golf before, you can take the opportunity to learn from the onsite pros. Plus, patrons will enjoy a free breakfast and raffle prizes. All proceeds will support local cancer charities and their missions to provide financial, medical and other forms of necessary support to those affected by cancer in the greater Grand Strand area. TopGolf, 2850 Robert Grissom Parkway, Sunday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/MYRTLEBEACHFIRE/events


Myrtle Beach World Amateur

Monday, August 29, 2022 - 8:00am to Friday, September 2, 2022 - 8:00am

The Myrtle Beach World Amateur is back for another year of golfing fun on the Grand Strand. With nearly 50 courses for players to experience, and games that are weighted fairly, this is a golf experience that is truly unique. Around 3,200 players compete every year for various prizes and bragging rights, so what are you waiting for? Register today! Various golf courses along the Grand Strand. Monday-Friday, various times. $699/player. (800) 833-8798, www.myrtlebeachworldamateur.com


Horry County Museum Documentary Film Series continues with part two of a documentary by South Carolina ETV on inductees

Wednesday, August 31, 2022 - 1:00pm

The 2022 Horry County Museum Documentary Film Series continues with part two of a documentary by South Carolina ETV on inductees from the early 20th century into the South Carolina Hall of Fame. Established in 1973, The South Carolina Hall of Fame, located in Myrtle Beach, inducts one deceased and one contemporary honoree each year. It is by law the “official” Hall of Fame for South Carolina. There are nearly 100 members of the South Carolina Hall of Fame, each of whom has made outstanding contributions to South Carolina’s heritage, history, and progress. Biographies of early 20th century inductees include Wil Lou Gray, Archibald Rutledge, Elizabeth O’Neill Verner, Mary Simms Oliphant, Ann Austin Young, Benjamin Mays, Elliott White Springs, Septima Clark, and Maude Callen. The film is free to the public and will be shown at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, August 31st, at the Horry County Museum, located at 805 Main Street in Conway.

The Horry County Museum Documentary Film Matinees will continue throughout 2022. For a list of films, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org. For more information, call the Horry County Museum at 843-915-5320 or e-mail hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org.


Myrtle Beach Waves of Praise Gospel Fest

Friday, September 2, 2022 - 11:00am to Saturday, September 3, 2022 - 11:00am

The Myrtle Beach Waves of Praise Gospel Fest is the perfect event for those along the Grand Strand that want to celebrate the best in Gospel music. Spend the weekend enjoying some of your favorite artists and songs in the Burroughs and Chapin Pavilion Place. Vendors will also be on site to provide food and drinks for patrons. Burroughs and Chapin Pavilion Place, 812 N. Ocean Blvd. Friday-Saturday, various times. Free. www.mbwavesofpraise.com


2nd Annual Brookgreen Gardens Labor Day 5K

Sunday, September 4, 2022 - 6:00pm

Celebrate Labor Day with the Brookgreen Gardens Labor Day 5K! You’ll have the opportunity to take in the sights and sounds of Brookgreen Gardens, a large sculpture garden and wildlife preserve located in Murrells Inlet. The race will follow a few natural trails through several themed gardens. Strollers, runners and walkers are all welcome, but no dogs are allowed on Brookgreen Gardens property. Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive. Sunday, 6 p.m. $45. (843) 235-6000, www.brookgreen.org


Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza

Sunday, September 4, 2022 - 10:00pm

Celebrate Labor Day weekend with Broadway at the Beach’s Fireworks Extravaganza. People of all ages will be delighted as the gorgeous pyrotechnics explode over Lake Broadway beginning at 10 p.m. All fireworks are weather permitting, so double check the forecast before heading out! Broadway at the Beach, 1325 Celebrity Circle. Day, 10 p.m. Free. (843) 444-3200, www.broadwayatthebeach.com