Unleash Your Inner Child at These 6 Arcades in Myrtle Beach

Unleash Your Inner Child at These 6 Arcades in Myrtle Beach

A Guide to Myrtle Beach's Ultimate Arcade Experiences

Myrtle Beach isn’t just sun, sand, and surf; it’s a treasure trove of fun waiting to be discovered at every corner, especially for those who are kids at heart. From cutting-edge gaming technology to nostalgic arcade classics, we’ve rounded up six of the most exhilarating arcades where adults can unleash their inner child and partake in an unforgettable experience. This list is particularly handy to save for those cold or rainy days when indoor entertainment is a must. 

A gem within Broadway at the Beach, Dave & Buster’s marries sumptuous dining with an electrifying arcade experience. Home to over 200 contemporary games—ranging from giant Connect 4 Hoops to a monumental PAC-MAN and immersive VR adventures—it’s the ultimate adult playground, complemented by a chef-driven menu and creative cocktails.

📍 Location: Broadway at the Beach

Situated at Coastal Grand Mall, Stars and Strikes dazzles with its multifaceted entertainment offerings. Whether you’re into state-of-the-art bowling, laser tag, axe throwing, or arcade gaming, this center has it all. Plus, with enticing daily specials, it’s a haven for budget-friendly fun, birthdays, or corporate gatherings.

📍Location: Coastal Grand Mall

Player 1Up stands as a sanctuary for gamers, merging the charm of retro arcade games with the latest digital delights. It’s a perfect retreat for those yearning to revisit cherished childhood games or dive into new gaming realms.

📍 Location: Murrells Inlet

Perched on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Fun Plaza is a tribute to the golden age of arcades, featuring a broad array of games from vintage pinball to cutting-edge video games. Here, the soothing sounds of the ocean blend with the nostalgic symphony of arcade noises, crafting a uniquely beachside arcade experience.

📍Location: Downtown Myrtle Beach

LuLu’s in North Myrtle Beach offers an exhilarating combination of arcade gaming and adventure. With its diverse selection of video and traditional games, coupled with a 48-foot-tall ropes course boasting 26 obstacles, LuLu’s delivers unmatched fun and excitement. Nestled in Barefoot Landing, it’s an ideal destination for families seeking adventure.

📍 Location: Barefoot Landing

With an extensive array of both contemporary and classic games, Fat Daddy’s Arcade is a celebration of arcade culture. The point card system simplifies gameplay, ensuring an enjoyable visit for all. As a favored spot for birthdays and events, Fat Daddy’s emphasizes fun for guests of all ages.

📍 Location: The Track

Myrtle Beach’s arcades offer more than just games; they provide a full entertainment experience. Whether you’re reliving cherished childhood memories or making new ones with friends and family, these spots ensure every visit is packed with joy, laughter, and a bit of competitive spirit. Gather your crew and explore the arcades of Myrtle Beach for an unforgettable adventure.

Rachel Alcazar

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Rachel, an award-winning designer and 2018 Winthrop University Graphic Design graduate, excelled in a rigorous program while actively engaging in community service. Her senior year included an internship at Little Red Bird in Charlotte, honing skills in print and digital media. Since joining Real Living, Rachel has become an invaluable team member, contributing to diverse marketing projects—postcards, newsletters, booklets, social media graphics, and more. Her passion lies in translating abstract ideas into tangible materials, aiding agents in selling clients' homes.

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