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Celebrating Our Veterans During the Month of May and Beyond by Melissa LaScaleia May is Military Appreciation Month in Myrtle Beach.  Every week and weekend sees a new event which celebrates and recognizes the service of present and former members of the military.  The City of Myrtle Beach as well as the Myrtle Beach Chamber …

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This Year’s Spectacular Lineup by Melissa LaScaleia This month, the annual Myrtle Beach International Film Festival (MBIFF), returns once more to the Market Common with film crews flying in from Europe, China, Russia, and everywhere in between.  “The variety of films this year is just phenomenal,” says Jerry Dalton, founder of the film festival and …

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Being a Light for People All Over the Country by Melissa Lascaleia The 1000 Lights Water Lantern Festival is coming to Myrtle Beach for the first time this month.  Attendees will gather together at Grand Park in the Market Common to enjoy music and food, and collectively send off their hopes, dreams, and prayers across …

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Bringing a Celebration of Celtic Culture Back to Myrtle Beach by Melissa LaScaleia For the past few years, the Saltwater Highland Games were a hugely popular festival held annually every March in Myrtle Beach.  But this year, the organizers chose not to host the event.  That’s when N.S. Promotions & Events stepped up to the …

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Provided by Brookgreen Gardens Murrells Inlet, SC –  September was a tough month for so many in North and South Carolina. Brookgreen Gardens also experienced signigicant flooding during the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Unprecedented flooding along the river affected the Lowcountry Zoo and caused significant damage to trails and zoo exhibits.  A special preview benefit evening of Nights of …

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by Liza Mata Celebrate the holiday spirit with this festive, family-friendly ballet. Myr­tle Beach’s Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre presents the magical holiday production of The Nutcracker for the 13th year with performances on Dec. 8, 9, 15 and 16 at Coastal Carolina University’s Wheel­wright Auditorium in Conway. The Nutcracker ballet tells the story of young …

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By The Town of Surfside Beach Mark your calendar for December 8, 2018. It’s the 39th annual Surfside Beach Christmas Parade!  It’s a great event for the whole family, and a wonderful kickoff to the holiday season. The parade starts at 2:00 pm on Melody Lane in Surfside, and continues up Ocean Boulevard to Surfside …

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by Melissa LaScaleia Every December, the American Red Cross teams up with other non-profits to assist in sending care packages to our military troops stationed overseas.  The arm of the Red Cross responsible for this is the Service to the Armed Forces division, or SAF.  Karen Levinson is the team leader for the local Myrtle …

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by The Town of Surfside Beach We are getting geared up to celebrate this holiday season in Surfside.  Join us at the Surfside Beach Town Hall for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.  The Christmas tree lighting is normally scheduled for the Thursday after Thanksgiving, this year it will be November 29, 2018.  The event …

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by The Town of Surfside Beach The 9th Annual Surfside Rotary Turkey Trot will take place in Surfside Beach, South Carolina on Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd and will start and finish at the Surfside Pier.  Festival Promotions, which produces the race, is working to make this the premier Turkey Trot in the Southeast and is …

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