It might seem like there’s plenty of time left until Christmas, but don’t let it slip up on you! After all, Thanksgiving is only a few days away and the days will fly by between then and Christmas. That means one very important thing to keep in mind: you only have a few weekends left to take a trip to Myrtle Beach and enjoy one or all of the amazing Christmas shows happening at Grand Strand theaters! Don’t miss out on all the holiday fun and cheer and check out some of the most popular live Christmas shows around Myrtle Beach.
The South’s Grandest Christmas Show at Alabama Theatre
The biggest Christmas show in North Myrtle Beach takes place nightly at Alabama Theatre, as the South’s Grandest Christmas Show dazzles guests with amazingly talented singers, electric performers, and eye-popping special effects and lighting. The Christmas Show at Alabama Theatre showcases nostalgic holiday favorites along with contemporary hits to put on a performance that people of all ages are sure to adore. Along with all the dance and musical performances, comedian Ricky Mokel injects the South’s Grandest Christmas Show with a huge dose of merry and lots of laughs. Shows take place Monday through Saturday nightly at 7:30 with select days offering matinee shows at 2 PM.
The Carolina Opry Christmas Special
Returning to Myrtle Beach for its 34th year, the Carolina Opry Christmas Special carries a lengthy history of delighting spectators with fantastic singing talent and splendid holiday scenery and decorations. In preparation for the holiday show, the staff of Carolina Opry strings up more than five miles of Christmas lights. The talent on display is every bit as bright as the cheerful decor, with a roster of talent including Moses Braxton, Carolina Opry comedian Kym “Bogie” Shurbutt, The Voice contestant Delvin Choice, celebrated clogging group All That, Nashville recording artist Brad Long and many more. With such a spectacular lineup of talent, it’s no wonder why CNBC called the Carolina Opry the “top attraction in Myrtle Beach”. Shows take place nightly Monday through Wednesday as well as Friday and Saturday nights at 7 PM with 1 PM matinees on select days.
Christmas at Pirates Voyage
Since opening in Myrtle Beach a few years ago, Pirates Voyage has quickly become one of the most visited and beloved attractions along the Grand Strand. Their holiday show has staked claim to one of the most festive and fun-filled activities for those visiting Myrtle Beach in November and December. As you walk into the huge arena of Pirates Voyage, the cove is decorated from stem to stern in glorious Christmas cheer. The emerald and crimson pirates join in with Captain Scrooge and first mate Bob Cratchett for a swashbuckling take on A Christmas Carol. Along with the high-flying acrobatic displays of the pirates, the Christmas show also features a beautiful nativity reenactment with live animals. Along with the show, all guests are served a bountiful four-course feast including creamy vegetable soup, BBQ pulled pork, roast chicken and more. Christmas at Pirates Voyage offers performances nearly every night between now and Christmas, with weekends hosting matinee shows.
With all this amazing entertainment to get you in the Christmas spirit, now is the time to book a weekend holiday trip to Myrtle Beach! Let Brittain Resorts help you reserve spectacular accommodations in Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach or Pawleys Island. From our convenient golf course villas at Myrtlewood or River Oaks to oceanfront Myrtle Beach condos at Dayton House Resort, Caribbean Resort and Villas and Atlantica Resort, we have the perfect spot for your Christmas getaway to Myrtle Beach!
Ring in 2020 with New Year’s Celebrations in Myrtle Beach
We hope that 2019 has been a fantastic year for you and your loved ones, but soon it will be time to ring in the new year and look forward to all the promise that lay ahead. And when it comes to celebrating, Myrtle Beach has tons of great parties and events that ensure you kick off 2020 in style! Make plans to visit the Grand Strand for New Year’s Eve and check out these great celebrations during your stay.
New Years Fireworks Extravaganza at Broadway at the Beach
Broadway at the Beach is known for awesome nightlife every night of the year, but South Carolina’s most visited attraction kicks things up a notch for New Year’s Eve with their huge Fireworks Extravaganza! Begin your night at one of the great clubs and restaurants in the Celebrity Square district. Venues like Malibu’s Surf Bar, Crocodile Rocks and Senor Frogs will host huge New Years parties complete with live music and party favors and the night will culminate with a gigantic fireworks show exploding over Lake Broadway. For the biggest New Year’s Eve gathering around Myrtle Beach, be sure to check out the party at Broadway at the Beach!
A Southern Times Square at the Market Common
In case you haven’t heard, all the fun of New Years is not exclusive to Times Square in New York. In fact, the Market Common district of Myrtle Beach will be holding a celebration that puts a southern spin on that renowned New Years celebration. This event has become a favorite attraction for locals and visitors each New Year’s Eve, with fantastic live music, amazing food and drink vendors and a large play area for kids with inflatables and games to enjoy. The night leads up to a ball drop at midnight and a dazzling fireworks display.
House of Blues New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance
The House of Blues is host to rockin’ good times 365 nights a year, but on New Year’s Eve they will host one of their biggest annual parties at the New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance. This event kicks off at 7 PM and guests who purchase a package for only $99 will enjoy a delicious four-course dinner. After an amazing meal, the funky sounds of Tru Sol will fill the air with positive energy as everything leads up to a champagne toast at midnight. Along with the dinner and entertainment, guests receive BOGO free vouchers for the House of Blue’s famous Gospel Brunch and Murder Mystery Theater as well as two free tickets to a 2020 House of Blues show. Full details can be found at the House of Blues website.