Myrtle Beach - The Perfect Family Getaway
The Perfect Family
Peak season or off season, Myrtle Beach is open for family fun throughout the year. The South Carolina
coastal city has so much to offer in its charming beaches, aquariums, amusement parks, high end
shopping and dining, and golf courses among others. Myrtle Beach has been for long considered the
ideal vacation getaway for families with activities for everyone. Myrtle Beach condo rentals are more
popular than hotel reservations, as they can provide your family with a home away from home. If you
are still considering whether you should take your family to the east coast beaches, take a look at these
activities that will make you want to get a reservation right now!
Hot Summer Nights
Hot Summer Nights is the highlight of the peak season. Speaking of which, the peak season is already
underway so hurry up and get a great deal on condo rentals before it’s too late. Hot Summer Nights take
place from 3rd June to 31st August and features free concerts, fireworks, family fun activities, and so
much more. Stroll down the boardwalk and expect to see the city illuminated in drizzling lights during
this season. Hot Summer Nights also hosts free concerts and other events, and has different things to do
for different members of your family.
Pavilion Nostalgia Park
Located on the Broadway by the beach, Pavilion Nostalgia Park is the premier amusement site in Myrtle
Beach. It’s a classic amusement park that dates back to early 1900s, with the Herschell Spillman Carousel
forming the highlight. If you have younger kids, then make sure to include Pavilion Nostalgia Park in your
list of places to visit in Myrtle Beach.
Simmering with LED lights that illuminate the boardwalk, SkyWheel is a 187 foot tall Ferris wheel. Go on
a 12 minute ride on the SkyWheel and come to terms with the spectacular views of the ocean and the
waterfront community of the coastal city. Six people can sit in each of the forty two gondolas, making it
an ideal activity to do with your family. Once you’re done, why not enjoy some coastal cuisine with a
few drink and vibrant music at the Jimmy Buffett’s LandShark Bar & Grill right next to the SkyWheel?
The Carolina Opry
The Caroline Opry has been active since 1986, and is reminiscent to the coastal lifestyle and cultural
significance of Myrtle Beach. The Carolina Opry offers an energetic live music show featuring some of
the top talents in musicians, singers, comedians, and dancers from around the United States to
entertain you at nights all week long. The auditorium has a capacity to hold 2200 attendees and has won
awards from South Carolina tourism industry, including the Governor’s Cup and the Most Outstanding
Attraction. The cream of the crop is the Good Vibrations Show, which will take you back to the tunes of
the 60s, 70s, and the 80s. An ideal attraction for families, expect top of the drawer lighting, music, and
iconic scenes of the Myrtle Beach.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014