An older father and son on a fishing charter with their prized catch.

10 Ways to Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day in Myrtle Beach

From Golfing to Dining Out, Make This Father's Day Unforgettable

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and Myrtle Beach offers a plethora of activities to make this day unforgettable for your dad. Whether he loves golfing, fishing, or just relaxing by the beach, there’s something for every kind of dad in this coastal paradise. Here are 10 fantastic ways to celebrate Father’s Day in Myrtle Beach.

1 | Golfing at Top-Notch Golf Courses

Myrtle Beach is known as the “Golf Capital of the World,” making it the perfect place to treat your dad to a round of golf. Book a tee time at renowned courses like the Dunes Golf and Beach Club or Myrtle Beach National. These courses offer stunning views and challenging greens that will make any golf enthusiast’s day. If you haven’t checked out @thesaltygolfer on Instagram yet, he has a ton of recommendations on golf courses around the Grand Strand!

2 | Fishing Adventures with Salty Hooker Fishing Charters

For dads who love fishing, a trip with Salty Hooker Fishing Charters is a must. The friendly crew provides all necessary equipment and offers various charters, from quick half-day trips targeting king mackerel and sea bass to full-day Gulf Stream adventures aiming for mahi, wahoo, and blackfin tuna. The well-equipped boats ensure comfort, and complimentary fish cleaning means you can take home your fresh catch, ready to cook. Perfect for all ages, Salty Hooker guarantees a memorable fishing experience.

3 | Beach Day at Myrtle Beach State Park

Spend a relaxing day at Myrtle Beach State Park, a beautiful and secluded spot perfect for a Father’s Day beach outing. The park offers stunning nature trails, picnic areas, and, of course, the pristine beach. Pack a delicious picnic with goodies from Benjamin’s Bakery, including fresh sandwiches, pastries, and beverages. Enjoy beach games, soak up the sun, and explore the scenic trails, making it a day filled with relaxation and quality family time.

4 | Water Sports with New Wave Watersports

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If your dad enjoys water sports, New Wave Watersports in North Myrtle Beach offers an array of exciting activities. Parasailing provides breathtaking panoramic views of the coastline, starting and ending on the boat with an optional ocean dip. This family-friendly activity is suitable for ages 5 to 90, with Coast Guard inspected boats ensuring safety. For a different thrill, try the banana boat rides, which accommodate up to six people per ride and allow you to adjust the speed to your comfort level. Both adventures promise a fun and exhilarating day on the water.

5 | Visit One of Our Amusement Parks

For a day full of excitement, Myrtle Beach’s amusement parks are the perfect destination. Choose Funplex Myrtle Beach for a modern vibe with thrilling rides and arcade games, ideal for adventure seekers. Alternatively, visit Family Kingdom Amusement Park, which offers a classic amusement park experience with roller coasters, go-karts, and water rides. Both parks promise a fun-filled day of entertainment for the whole family, ensuring a memorable Father’s Day.

6 | Scenic Boat Tours

Book a scenic boat tour or a dolphin-watching cruise to give your dad a unique perspective of the coastline. These tours are not only relaxing but also offer the chance to see local marine life up close. It’s a perfect way to spend a peaceful and memorable Father’s Day on the water.

7 | Explore Broadway at the Beach

Spend the day at Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach’s premier entertainment complex. With a variety of shopping, dining, and live entertainment options, there’s something for everyone. Attractions like Ripley’s Aquarium and WonderWorks are sure to entertain both kids and adults alike.

8 | Catch a Show

For a memorable Father’s Day, catch a family-friendly show in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy spectacular performances at The Carolina Opry or the Alabama Theatre. For a unique experience, visit Medieval Times for a knightly tournament with a feast, or Pirates Voyage for a swashbuckling adventure. Each venue offers fantastic entertainment for the whole family.

9 | Mini Golf Fun

Myrtle Beach is famous for its mini-golf courses, which are perfect for some light-hearted family competition. Courses like Mount Atlanticus Miniature Golf and Captain Hook’s Adventure Golf provide a fun and casual way to spend time together while enjoying the playful and creative course designs.

10 | Dining Out with a View

Treat your dad to a special meal at one of Myrtle Beach’s great restaurants. Enjoy delicious seafood with ocean views at Sea Captain’s House, a local favorite. Alternatively, check out Big Chill Island House, a new restaurant at Barefoot Landing offering stunning views of the Intracoastal. Both options provide a perfect setting for a memorable Father’s Day meal.

Rachel Alcazar

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Rachel is an award-winning designer and a 2018 Winthrop University Graphic Design graduate, known for her creativity and community spirit. Since graduating, Rachel has been a key member of Coastal Insider and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Coastal Real Estate. She crafts all marketing materials, including postcards and booklets, for the real estate side, while at Coastal Insider, she plans social media calendars, writes articles, designs cohesive social media feeds, creates ads, assists with content creation and photography, and produces weekly emails. Rachel excels at transforming ideas into engaging visuals, driving results, and connecting with audiences.