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Entertainment, sports and recreation news and events for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina attractions including the House of Blues, Hard Rock Cafe, National Golf Association (NGA), Myrtle Beach Pelicans (MILB) and much more.

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Announces 2011 MayFest Events Lineup

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Announces 2011 MayFest Events Lineup

  Family Circle announced as presenting sponsor, U.S. Senator John McCain to serve as Grand Marshal of Memorial Day Weekend Parade Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce announced the 2011 Myrtle Beach MayFest events lineup at a press conference held at the main chamber office at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 1. The MBACC is excited to announce Family Circle magazine as presenting sponsor of this year’s Myrtle Beach MayFest events lineup. Featured MayFest events include: Beach Music Festival, Military Concert Series, Beach Blast! Christian Music Festival and Memorial Day Weekend Parade and Festivities.   “We’re providing an exciting lineup of May events that emphasize the value and affordability of the destination and give visitors yet […]

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Get Away With Your Sweetheart On The Carolina Coast

Get Away With Your Sweetheart On The Carolina Coast

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina offers great savings for Valentine’s Day MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. January 26, 2011 – If you are looking to get away with your loved one for Valentine’s Day, look no further than the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina. With beautiful beaches and glistening water, Myrtle Beach provides a much-needed escape from the winter doldrums. To celebrate this holiday, area accommodations and attractions are offering an array of special deals and packages so visitors can create their own weekend of relaxation and romance. From private ocean view suites and romantic dinners to radiant spa treatments and exciting entertainment, Myrtle Beach is an affordable destination with something every couple will enjoy. For a full listing of deals, visitors […]

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Myrtle Beach Area Chamber Introduces Going Green Program

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber Introduces Going Green Program

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is launching its Going Green program, with a number of activities during March. Myrtle Beach area businesses are continuing to find ways to reduce waste, reuse products and reduce their carbon footprints. Going green at the office is becoming easier and more prevalent. The MBACC is expanding its office recycling program March 1, beginning with staff training at 8:45 a.m. Led by Fisher Recycling – Grand Strand, the training will introduce staff to new and enhanced recycling. Employees will now have access to recycling bins throughout the building, which will be emptied into larger containers. The recycling program will now include glass, plastics and cardboard as well as paper, aluminum and toner cartridges. […]

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Palmer to pilot his last flight

Palmer to pilot his last flight

Golf notwithstanding, aviation has always been Palmer’s most passionate vocation. Palmer took his first flying lessons in his hometown of Latrobe, Pa., and in 1966 graduated from prop planes to the jets that for many tour players today are a standard mode of transportation — as passengers, not pilots. Palmer’s fly-bys when departing from tournaments were a distinctive signature throughout the 1960s and ’70s, and his versatility as a pilot was matched by several remarkable achievements. In 1969, Palmer piloted a Boeing 747 before the aircraft had gone into commercial service. In 1976, he set a round-the-world speed record that still stands. Taking off from Denver in a Lear 36 and heading east, Palmer circumnavigated the globe in 57 hours, […]

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House of Blues Welcomes Colt Ford

House of Blues Welcomes Colt Ford

  Colt Ford will play House of Blues Myrtle Beach on Friday, March 25th.   Tickets go on sale Saturday February 5th at 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000.     For more information go to www.livenation.com.

South Carolina’s Gamecocks to Hold Signing Day Press Conference

South Carolina’s Gamecocks to Hold Signing Day Press Conference

  WHO: South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier and recruiting coordinator Shane Beamer WHAT: Signing Day Press Conference WHEN: Wednesday, February 2, 2011, 4 p.m. ET WHERE: Media Room, ground level, west side of Williams-Brice Stadium WHY: To discuss 2011 recruiting class The press conference will be streamed live on the official website of South Carolina Athletics, www.gamecocksonline.com

First gsLEAD For Emerging Leaders Class to Graduate at Prestwick Country Club

First gsLEAD For Emerging Leaders Class to Graduate at Prestwick Country Club

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.— The first class of gsLEAD for Emerging Leaders graduates Tuesday, Feb. 1, at 12 p.m. at Prestwick Country Club. The gsLEAD program is a six month, 25 hour development program sponsored by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, gsSCENE for Young Professionals, Waccamaw Community Foundation and The Chapin Foundation and began in September 2010 with a class of 10 gsSCENE members. The premier gsLEAD course was taught by Cookie Sprouse from The Chapin Foundation and Jonathan Kresken from Waccamaw Community Foundation, featured keynote speakers from around the area and consisted of 18 hours of classroom training and seven hours of board observance/mentorship. Participants were required to attend monthly classes from September to February prior to graduating […]

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Dierks Bentley Heads Up Music Tour at House of Blues

Dierks Bentley Heads Up Music Tour at House of Blues

 - Myrtle Beach, SC – Jagermeister Country Music Tour presents Dierks Bentley with special guest Josh Thompson presented by Gator 107.9 at the House of Blues Myrtle Beach on April 14th. Tickets go on sale Friday January 28th at 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000.     For more information go to www.livenation.com.   

Comedy Cabana Posts Lineup Starting Thursday

Comedy Cabana Posts Lineup Starting Thursday

Myrtle Beach, SC -  Thursday January 27 Headliner: Rollin Jay Moore Also appearing: Greg Lausch & Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00 pm Admission: $15.00 Friday-Saturday January 28 & 29 Headliner: Rollin Jay Moore Also appearing: Greg Lausch & Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00 pm & 10:15 pm Admission: $15.00 Wed-Thurs Feb. 2 & 3 Headliner: Drew Thomas Also appearing: Vinnie Mark & Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00 pm Admission: $15.00 Friday- Saturday Feb. 4 & 5 Headliner: Drew Thomas Also appearing: Vinnie Mark & Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00 pm & 10:15 pm Admission: $15.00 The comic styling of Drew Thomas are a hilarious portrayal of comedic storytelling. He draws his audience in with his accounts of relationship follies and keen retorts on everyday […]

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Smokehouse Billiards in Myrtle Beach

Smokehouse Billiards in Myrtle Beach

  WHEN: Saturday, January 22 starting at 10:00 am. WHERE: SMOKEHOUSE BILLIARDS, Myrtle Beach, SC INFO: Team Captain meeting starts at 10:00 am and Play starts at 11:00 am. ELIGIBLE TEAMS… BJ’S CREW THE ODDBALLS THE GAZILLIONAIRES BODA SHARKS DIAMOND CUTTERS IT’S NOT YOU IT’S ME CRAZY 8′S TERMINATORS HB SPOKES MURPHY’S LAW 3RD RAIL ON CUE MiNd GaMeS MOUK & CO. SMOKEHOUSE CREWZERS ***Goodluck to ALL teams***

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