If you’re planning an end of April or early May vacation you’ll be thrilled to know the area is really starting to heat up with exciting local events and activities taking place nearby. From any of the North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals we have ready and waiting for you, you’ll be just a short distance away from them all.
Have you ever been to a Dragon Boat Festival? Now’s your chance! Teams of 20 paddlers and one drummer per team will race in the 5th Annual Ground Zero Dragon Boat Festival from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach. Ground Zero focuses on providing teenagers with quality events, speakers and clubs in a safe environment. The festival will offer live entertainment, a family-fun zone plus plenty of food and drinks. An anticipated 55 plus boats will compete this year.
Maybe baseball is what captures your heart? The Myrtle Beach Pelicans Minor League Baseball team will be playing home games in Myrtle Beach this summer with fireworks following these select games, weather permitting. The last home game in April is on April 28. In May the home games will be held on May 7-13, 21-23 and 25-26. All games start at 7:05 p.m. and are held at BB&T Coastal Field in the heart of Myrtle Beach.
For those who have never been to a luau, you’ll have your opportunity when the 8th Annual Makai Luau is held on May 4, 2013 from 6 -10 p.m. at the Hot Fish Club in Murrells Inlet, SC. The ticket only benefit that will feature live music, a fire and hula show from Chief Kamu, a traditional luau buffet, beer and wine beverages, as well as the wildly popular Surfers Punch. There will be prizes for the Ugliest Hawaiian Shirt contest, a Best Lei contest, and more. All proceeds from this event fund the projects of the Grand Strand Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation, a grassroots, non-profit, environmental organization that works to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches. Tickets prices will be on sale at area surf shops.
If we can help you with your reservations for any of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals we’d be happy to. Just call us toll free at 800-334-3798. We look forward to speaking with you.