Once a year a tasty event comes along that shouldn’t be missed. This event is Taste of The Market Common and is held on May 6, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For those staying in our Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals you’ll be in close proximity to all that’s happening at Market Common!
Join us to stroll from restaurant to restaurant, sample delectable selections, and enjoy all of the festivities at Taste of The Market Common. Restaurants will serve an array of appetizers, entrees and desserts just outside their front entrances.
Buy your $1 food tickets in front of Grand 14 Cinema and then go experience as many of the offerings as you would like until you’ve had your fill!
As well as good eats there will also be carriage rides, bouncy houses, games and face-painting for the children. Dance to a DJ’s music to complete the day of food and fun that can only be experienced at Taste of The Market Common this time of year.
If you’re new to the area or just visiting, The Market Common can be found at 4017 Deville Street in Myrtle Beach. The Market Common, Myrtle Beach offers a unique lifestyle experience for all visitors with a true urban village community. The Market Common is where fine living is at its best with shopping, dining, entertainment and even the beach all just steps away.
The first day of Spring arrives on March 20 so it won’t be long before Easter is right behind it. Easter Sunday is April 16 so if you’re planning on spending it in Myrtle Beach you’ll need to get your holiday vacation rental reserved soon. We have plenty to show you at Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals, so many in fact, that is how we earned our name and you can count on us to have the finest accommodations in the area.
There are plenty of events taking place around the area this year for Easter. All churches have Easter services and many offer sunrise services on Easter Sunday.
On Saturday, April 8, 2017 the Family Easter Fest & Egg Hunt will take place from 8:30 a.m. until noon at Trinity Church, 3000 North King’s Hwy., Myrtle Beach. There will be egg hunts for different age groups games, crafts, and inflatables. Families will travel the path Jesus journeyed. They’ll taste the Passover meal, visit Barabbas in his jail cell, hear a Roman’s soldier’s remorse, and join in other powerful experiences. This is an event you won’t want to miss! Sign up for your family journey today. Bring your baskets and your family and join us.
The 5th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Thompson Farm will be held April 8 beginning at 10 a.m. with a brunch with the Easter Bunny. Brunch includes baked ham, bacon, grits, cheddar biscuits, fresh fruit, coffee, juice and milk. Seating is limited in Bucksville Hall so come early.
A Giant Easter Egg Hunt will follow brunch at 12 noon with more than 10,000 eggs hidden throughout the farm. Eggs will be stuffed with candy and prizes and each child is guaranteed an egg. One Golden Egg will be hidden for a special prize. The egg hunt will be divided by age group. Other activities during the day include Pappy’s Play Area, hay wagon rides and two animal feedings.
The cost is $19 for ages 14 and up; $17 for ages 9 to 13; $12 for ages 3 to 8 and free for ages 2 and under. Call ahead for reservations. Join in on just the egg hunt and farm fun for $9/person.
Join Champion Autism Network for a Sensory Friendly Easter Egg Hunt on April 15, 2017. This event will take place at 10 a.m. at Passive Park in Surfside Beach. Passive Park is located on the corner of Surfside Drive and Willow Drive, next to the Surfside Library.
Enjoy Breakfast with the Easter Bunny from at 9 to 11 a.m. at The Brass Tap on March 25. To make reservations, call The Brass Tap at 843-945-1747. Cost is $10 per person (free for ages 3 and under) and includes coffee, soft drinks, juice or milk. Tax and gratuity are not included. The Brass Tap is located at 3090 Deville St., Myrtle Beach.
Kids Eat Free Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Join the Easter Bunny and his friends from Heroes 4 Hire for an exciting morning of food and fun. Appearances will be made at Blue Bistro and Grand Central Station on select mornings during the month of April. Get your picture taken with your favorite characters! Children 10 and under can eat free breakfast with paid adult breakfast purchase. April 5, 7, 12 & 15 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Blue Bistro. April 6, 8, 13 & 15 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Grand Central Station Restaurant.
There will be a free Egg-citing Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 14 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon at Lost Mine Miniature Golf, Myrtle Beach, and from 2-3:30 p.m. at Bay Watch Resort, North Myrtle Beach. Take part in a fun and frantic egg hunt suitable for all ages with the Easter Bunny in attendance! There will be fun activities like face painting, cookie decorating, balloon animals, mix-your-own jelly bean station and fun games and music, too!
Wishing you and your family a very Happy Easter whether you spend it here in coastal South Carolina or where you call home.
It’s not too early to make your plans for this year’s Spring Break getaway. At Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals we have many one, two and three bedroom rentals in Myrtle Beach available during Spring Break that we’re sure would suit your needs. Whether you’re traveling solo or with a group of friends, we have the perfect vacation rentals to accommodate you.
A Place at the Beach V is located along Shore Drive and provides you with phenomenal views of the ocean. Imagine yourself reclining beside the pool in a lounge chair and just relaxing. You’ve earned it! Our gorgeous two bedroom condos have all new appliances, glass tile, and granite countertops in the kitchen. The new furniture throughout and updated bathrooms are sure to delight you. With two bedrooms and two baths, up to six people can be comfortable staying here. Amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, grilling area, washer/dryer facilities in the building, and free Wi-Fi. And the best part — when you stay here you’ll be conveniently located super close to major attractions, unlimited dining, golf, shopping and so much more.
Brighton Towers can provide you with three bedroom and three bath properties in the ever-popular Kingston Plantation. These spacious accommodations in Brighton Towers provide an unparalleled oceanfront experience you won’t soon forget. Over the top amenities include multiple pools and hot tub, walking/biking trails, full service restaurants including Starbucks, and a large sports and fitness center that includes an indoor pool, tennis courts, and racquetball courts for an extra fee purchased through Kingston Plantation. This is perfect for golf lovers too, having you close to many nearby courses. This centrally located Spring Break hot spot is just minutes to the Grand Strands Restaurant Row.
When it comes to finding the perfect place in Myrtle Beach to stay during your Spring Break take a look at what we have at Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals. You won’t be disappointed by what you find.
If you’re staying at any of our off-season vacation rentals you will be able to experience the 11 tastiest days of the year right here in Myrtle Beach. Between January 12-22, 2017, you can treat yourself to special restaurant meals and some super deals on found at this time of the year.
The following restaurants in the Grand Strand region are just some that are a part of the 2017 edition of Restaurant Week South Carolina. This is an 11-day celebration that includes many restaurants offering special discounts, promotions, new menu items and a whole lot more.
Some of the Participating Restaurants include:
21 Main at North Beach
719 N. Beach Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC
5101 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC
Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro
4269 Luck Ave., Little River, SC
10000 Beach Club Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC
Castano’s Italian Steakhouse
4926 Highway 17 South, North Myrtle Beach, SC
Croissants Bistro and Bakery
3751 Robert M Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC
Ducatis Pizzeria & Trattoria
960 Cipriana Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC
1312 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC
The Parson’s Table
4305 McCorsley Avenue, Little River, SC
Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Myrtle Beach
8211 Marina Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC
Sam Snead’s Oak Grill and Tavern
1004 Glenforest Road, Myrtle Beach, SC
9800 Queensway Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC
WaterScapes Restaurant at the Marina Inn
8121 Amalfi Place, Myrtle Beach, SC
When it comes to Christmas, the season of gift giving, whether as a way of showing your appreciation to someone or helping out Santa Claus, you’ll want to give gifts that people will enjoy and use. We have a list of the best Christmas gifts that will be as much fun putting together as they will with being received! There are so many places to shop in the Grand Strand area that you’ll likely never run out of stores!
3. The golfer on your list would enjoy receiving a Golf Lovers gift basket filled with personalized golf tees, golf balls, club covers, a visor, score cards, a small towel, and a can cooler to keep a can of pop or beer cold.
5. Coffee and Tea Lovers are sure to enjoy a basket filled with sample-size gourmet coffees and teas, personalized mugs, along with a best-selling novel and a decorative bookmark.
It shouldn’t be difficult to compile a group of related items for any interest someone has. You can do one-stop shopping if you go to the specialty store that caters to whatever their interest may be.
All of us at MB Vacation Rentals would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
The start of the holiday season is fast approaching with Thanksgiving less than two weeks away. If you haven’t made your holiday plans yet, we still have plenty of Myrtle Beach holiday vacation rentals available at up to 20% off for the holidays. They’re well suited if you have more guests than bedrooms or if your kitchen is just too small for the feast you’re up to preparing this year.
At Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals our large variety of beautiful beach houses, condominiums, villas and larger homes are suitable for one person, a couple or for a crowd. They’re all completely furnished and beautifully decorated in beach décor. No matter what type of rental home you have your heart set on, we’re sure to have it in our inventory.
This is truly a great place to spend the holidays and there’s no shoveling required! Enjoy over 60 miles of sandy beach front that will be steps from your door. Picture yourself enjoying breakfast on the balcony or deck while watching the sun come up seemingly out of the ocean. Then take a leisurely stroll down the beach while searching for that perfect seashell to take home as a keepsake.
Here are just some events that are being held over the holidays –
Barefoot Landing’s annual holiday ceremony, the Lighting of the Landing, will take place on Saturday, November 19 starting at 6:00 p.m. with fireworks following at 7:00 p.m. The Lighting of the Landing will feature a visit from Santa, along with holiday music from The Alabama Theatre and other local groups and individuals. This year’s event will be hosted and emceed by Greg Rowles of The Alabama Theatre.
The Great Christmas Light Show is being held at the North Myrtle Beach Parks and Sports Complex from November 25 – December. This celebration is sure to capture the true spirit of the season! It’s a drive through light show that features over 1.7 million lights festively displayed along a 1.5 mile drive throughout the Complex. Over 400 magical light displays, some up to 70 feet tall, have been custom made for this year’s show. Visitors will experience 14 enchanting animated figures and holiday scenes where the lights will come to life. After the journey through the light show, we invite everyone to park their car and visit Santa’s Village where they can enjoy hot chocolate and s’mores, get an up close look at the lights on the Santa Express Train Ride, ice skate, experience the Go Ape lighted tree top adventure, and then meet Santa!
Nights of a Thousand Candles is a spectacular display at Brookgreen Gardens beginning in December and taking place the weekends of Dec. 1-3, 8-10, and 15-18. Brookgreen Gardens will come to life amid the soft glow of more than 5,500 hand-lit candles and countless sparkling lights from 3-10 p.m. Enjoy a warm cup of cider as you walk the paths, listen to the sounds of hand bells ringing, carolers singing, and enjoy celebrating the holidays this year with family and friends. An 80-foot-tall fir tree decorated with 70,000 lights will be lit in ceremonial fashion at 5:45 p.m. each night.
If you’re planning on coming to the Grand Strand for a golf holiday we wanted to let you know the status of the courses since last weekend’s storm. Hurricane Matthew shut down most of the golf courses in the area last weekend. There’s been a whole lot of clean up taking place since then and we want to bring you up to date with who is open and who isn’t at this point in time.
Golf Course Updates
This is a fabulous time of year to visit the coastal area of South Carolina, especially the Grand Strand region, for an Autumn beach vacation. There are lots of annual events taking place up and down the coast. Many people have come to fully appreciate the advantages of enjoying North Myrtle Beach vacations later in the year rather than in the heat of summer. The vacation rentals we have at Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals, Inc. are proof of that!
With October comes an assortment of festivals that include the ever popular Oktoberfest taking place Friday, October 14 at Valor Park, The Market Common. The festival runs from 4 – 9 p.m Come out and enjoy the live German music. There’s a large selection of Oktoberfest beer and German food from 20+ vendors. Fun and games will be available for the kids including face painting, inflatables and more.
The City of Conway is hosting their annual Conway Fall Festival on Saturday, October 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival will feature arts & crafts, entertainment, kids play zone, food, car show, Conway Superstars Performance and more. The event is being held at 3rd Avenue and Laurel Street.
Don’t miss the 12th Annual Little River Shrimp Festival being held Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Historic Little River Waterfront (4460 Mineola Ave, Little River, SC 29566). This 2-day event includes live entertainment, kids’ activities, vendors, fresh shrimp and seafood specialties. If you’re a shrimp lover you’re sure to get your fill at this popular event!
The 17th Annual Lip-Rippin’ Chilympics Chili Cook-Off will be held on Sunday, October 9, 2016, from 11 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Hot Fish Club, King Street Grille, and Morse Park in Murrells Inlet. $1 sample tickets will be sold for chili. Beer from New South Brewing Company will also be available for purchase. There will be a fabulous line-up of live bands for your enjoyment. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. This event draws thousands of residents and visitors to raise money for the Grand Strand Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation, and has become a staple of Grand Strand events. Participants and attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable or canned food item to support the efforts of South Strand Helping Hand.
While the end of summer may be in sight there’s no end to the fun filled events taking place this time of year around the Grand Strand area of coastal South Carolina. Many people find this is the best time to be at the beach just because there are less people around and the lines are so much shorter. Once August passes by you’ll find the temperatures start to cool off ever so slightly. So grab your friends and head on out to any of the following late summer events and you’ll be glad you did.
Dog Days Blues and Jazz Festival
La Belle Amie Vineyard, Little River, SC
Come enjoy great wine, jazz and blues on Saturday, September 10 from 12-5 p.m. Tickets are just $8.
Aynor Hoe Down Festival
Aynor Town Park, Aynor, SC
There will be hundreds of arts and crafts and food vendors, musical and children’s entertainment, a parade and street dancing on Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
2016 Brunswick County Intercultural Festival
Brunswick Community College, SC
This festival, held Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., is a free annual event that brings together individuals and families from all walks of life. Come out to learn, understand and celebrate the diverse culture represented in our area communities.
Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival
Huntington Beach State Park, SC
This festival takes place Friday-Sunday, Sept. 23-25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Come enjoy fine art, live music and food vendors with the park’s natural beauty as a backdrop.
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Pawleys Island, SC
From September 24 through October 15 this popular festival of music and art features musical performances as well as art throughout the town. A variety of events will include Chalk Under the Oaks, Food & Wine Gala, musical performances and plenty more.
13th Annual Irish Italian International Festival
421 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach, SC
Don’t miss this popular festival being held September 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The festival includes two stages of live entertainment, food from and assortment of local restaurants, lots of street performers, arts & crafts vendors and dance groups. The festival will be held rain or shine.
You don’t have to be a motor head to get excited about the arrival of Mustang Week in Myrtle Beach. It’s hard to miss this popular event since these beauties are motoring throughout the Grand Strand area. If you’re looking for something to rev up your Myrtle Beach vacation check out the special events taking place for Mustang Week starting today.
Mustang Week runs from July 18 through July 24, 2016. Events are scheduled at a variety of venues through the Grand Strand area including the Myrtle Beach Mall, Myrtle Beach Speedway and other locations. No matter what year or type of Mustang you like to check out, Mustang Week should be on your list of events to visit.
If you’re looking for last minute beach accommodations in the Myrtle Beach area be sure to call us at Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals Inc., 800-845-0833. We can fix you up with perfect accommodations at a rate that won’t leave your wallet empty.