Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

Escape to Myrtle Beach, the heart of the Grand Strand, a family-friendly vacation destination with endless attractions, activities and adventures. Enjoy 60 miles of soft sandy beaches, exhilarating water sports in the Atlantic Ocean, an award-winning boardwalk abuzz with family-friendly attractions and scenic state parks with stunning natural landscapes, maritime forests, freshwater lagoons and miles of trails. Browse our Local Area Guide and discover the best of Myrtle Beach from the fishing village of Murrells Inlet up the scenic South Carolina coastline to Bird Island Reserve. 

Top 10 Myrtle Beach Attractions

Top 10 Myrtle Beach Attractions

The attractions in Myrtle Beach are indeed endless. Here are our picks for the top 10 Myrtle Beach attractions not to be missed on your Escape vacation.
Beaches

Beaches

Our beaches are by far the Top Attraction in Myrtle Beach! The Grand Strand boasts 60 miles of soft sandy beaches to discover from the secluded dunes of Huntington Beach State Park to the brightly colored Cabana District.
Family Activities

Family Activities

It`s hard to find a more kid-friendly destination than Myrtle Beach! Rain or shine it`s easy to keep the little ones entertained with an abundance of indoor and outdoor adventures, amusement arcades, water parks, mini golf and so much more!
Outdoor Activities

Outdoor Activities

The Grand Strand offers an abundance of outdoor activities. Whether you`re hiking the nature trails, kayaking the waterways, enjoying the best surf fishing on the Carolina coastline or teeing off on a championship golf course, the great outdoors is calling!
Museums & History

Museums & History

The Grand Strand is home to some pretty unique museums that are both fun, educational and interactive for the whole family. Here`s our list of museums worth a visit during your stay in Myrtle Beach.
Shopping & Markets

Shopping & Markets

You can shop `til you drop in Myrtle Beach with a diverse selection of glitzy malls, high-end retail stores, factory outlets, local gift stores and the bustling boardwalk shops. Add a little retail therapy to your stay in Myrtle Beach.
Restaurant Guide

Restaurant Guide

Eating out in Myrtle Beach is a pleasure and with over 1,800 restaurants to choose from, it`s easy to please the palate! Our selection of favorite Grand Strand eateries will get you started on a mouth-watering Myrtle Beach vacation.
Craft Beer & Wineries

Craft Beer & Wineries

Savor some local flavor with a visit to a Myrtle Beach tap room or a South Carolina winery. Myrtle Beach is fast tapping into the craft beer scene with some great microbreweries, brewpubs and cool patio hangouts to enjoy.
Entertainment & Nightlife

Entertainment & Nightlife

Myrtle Beach comes alive after dark with something for all ages! From shag dancing, live music and theatre to beach bars, trendy nightclubs and themed shows, Myrtle Beach has your night on the town covered.
Tours, Charters & Rentals

Tours, Charters & Rentals

Myrtle Beach is full of local knowledgeable tour guides ready to take you on the adventure of a lifetime, from kayak expeditions and river tours to deep sea charters and helicopter flips.
Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals

Looking for fun things to do during your stay in Myrtle Beach. The Grand Strand has an action-packed Calendar of Events with fun festivals, local events and celebrations throughout the year.
Local Services

Local Services

Find out about local services near your Myrtle Beach vacation rental here.