Myrtle Beach has great weather and lots of outdoor activities and fun to enjoy, but fall is on its way, which means the cooler weather is coming too. For those days that you don’t want to spend on the beach or in the pool, our area has a wide variety of shopping venues to choose from. Whether you’re looking for high-end boutiques, cool souvenirs, or to score a super bargain, there’s something for everyone’s shopping list.
The Market Common: Located in Myrtle Beach, the Market Common is a local hot spot for shopping, dining and entertainment. With all there is to do, you can easily spend the day without ever having to leave! Whether you are looking for a new outfit, some accessories, gifts for friends or new pieces for your home, you can find everything on your list at the Market Common. There are big-name stores like Pottery Barn, Anthropologie, White House/Black Market, Orvis, and Bath and Body Works. The center also has unique boutiques like Breathe, Random, Current XXVII, and Ivy & Leo for those special pieces. After you work up an appetite shopping, check out the Market Common’s variety of restaurants. Grab a pick-me-up coffee at the Barnes & Noble Starbucks, or a croissant doughnut or bagel at the Roasted Bean. Sit outside for lunch at Gordon Biersch, Nacho Hippo, Tupelo Honey or Ultimate California Pizza. If your shopping trip doesn’t stop until the evening, try dinner and drinks at P.F. Chang’s, CO Sushi, Travinia Italian Kitchen, Divine Prime, or The Brass Tap. You’ll leave the Market Common with full bags and a full stomach!
Broadway at the Beach: Broadway at the Beach is known for being one of the premier destinations in the Myrtle Beach area. It’s a great place to eat, shop, and enjoy nightlife. Broadway is 350 acres and has specialty shops that are unique to our area. You can find shops like The Beef Jerky Store, Tech Stop, Christmas at the Beach, Broadway Magic and Pick a Pearl. There are many others to choose from, each offering their own unique experience and novelty items. Along with the specialty stores, Broadway has big names like Victoria’s Secret, Tsunami Surf Shop, Yankee Candle, and Ron Jon Surf Shop. There are even stores for the kids to get excited about, like Build-A-Bear Workshop, Ride Makerz, and candy super store, It’s Sugar. Broadway also has food and fun for when you’re done shopping, so you can make a day of it. Broadway has announced some major changes and renovations that are coming up, including the opening of a Wahlburgers, the famous burger chain that is owned by Mark Wahlberg and his two brothers and a Dave and Buster’s.
Barefoot Landing: Barefoot Landing stands out as a shopping destination in our area. Built on top of Louis Lake, Barefoot has shopping, restaurants, and attractions to enjoy and makes for a fun-filled day or evening. Walk along the wooden bridges into well-known retail names like White House/ Black Market, Tara Grinna Swimwear, Chico’s, Burlington Shoes, and Ron Jon Surf Shop. Visit unique boutiques like The Mole Hole, Roxbury Boutique, Just Horse’n Around, and Coastal Wine Boutique. Once you’ve shopped all you want, enjoy a meal at one of Barefoot’s many restaurants. There are casual spots like Ultimate California Pizza, Wild Wing Cafe, and Bully’s Pub & Grill. Or try the more upscale venues like Greg Norman’s Australian Grille and Castano’s Steakhouse. Go to 50’s style themed diner Johnny Rockets for singing waiters and classic burgers, shakes and fries. If it’s just a snack you’re looking for, grab a pretzel from Auntie Anne’s or satisfy your sweet tooth at The Fudgery, Wee R Sweetz, or River Street Sweets. No matter what type of items are on your shopping list, Barefoot Landing has something for everyone and makes for a trip that the whole family can enjoy.
Staying at any of the Brittain Resorts properties puts and your family close to all of the excitement the Myrtle Beach area has to offer. From family friendly festivals, and outdoor fun to star-studded conventions and concerts, your whole family can have fun and make memories that will last a lifetime. The area offers some of the best shopping, dining and entertainment there is. Whether you want to catch your favorite band in concert, shop at one of a kind stores, or enjoy great scenery with an equally awesome meal, Myrtle Beach has it all. At Brittain Resorts, we are the Family Vacation Experts, and are dedicated to making planning the perfect vacation for your family easy and enjoyable!