As the saying goes, ‘April Showers Bring May Flowers’. And sometimes as much as you wish your entire trip in Myrtle Beach would be filled with endless sunshine, there might be a day where the weather is less than ideal and a scattered storm slips into the forecast. Whether you’re escaping from the heat or finding something to do on a rainy day, here is a list of activities that are sure to keep you and your family entertained:
1. 810 Bowling and Billiards
Challenge the family to a little friendly competition at 810 Bowling and Billiards in The Market Common. Besides bowling, they offer a variety of other games to keep you entertained including darts, pool, corn hole, foosball, and more. There’s even 3D mini golf that takes you on a pirate adventure! Hungry? 810 offers an assortment of flatbread pizzas, tacos, burgers, and salads. And for all the night owls out there – they’re open late!
2. Topgolf Myrtle Beach
Yes – you can still enjoy working on your short game, even in the rain! Tee up at one of Myrtle Beach’s hottest new attractions – Topgolf Myrtle Beach. Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach across from Broadway at the Beach, Topgolf offers a high-energy and entertaining approach to a driving range. There are climate-controlled bays that offer a variety of different high-tech games that involve scoring points by hitting different targets. Topgolf is a fun spot to play day or night!
3. Simpson’s 4D Theater
Calling all Simpson’s fans! Catch Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie on the big screen at the newest attraction at Broadway at the Beach – the Simpson’s 4D Theater. Walk the red carpet and snap photos with your favorite characters before going on a virtual adventure. After the show at the Springfield Aztec Theater, pop over next door to the Kwik-E-Mart for all your fan favorites like a Squishee, Buzz Cola, Lard Lad Donut or a hot dog!
4. LuLu’s Beach Arcade
Compete to see who can score the most points and win the biggest prize at LuLu Buffett’s Beach Arcade. Located in Barefoot Landing, this arcade is attached to the waterfront restaurant, LuLu Buffett’s LuLu’s in North Myrtle Beach and is filled with the hottest virtual games, as well as the classics you’d find strolling the boardwalk in the summertime. Test your skills and rack up as many points as you can to take home the latest name-brand prizes. And after the rain stops, venture outdoors for their challenging Mountain of Youth Ropes Course!
5. Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum
The only art museum in Myrtle Beach, the oceanfront Myrtle Beach Art Museum is the perfect spot to visit on a rainy day. Wander around the various exhibits and check out the newest exhibitions. There’s a pottery studio, programs for youth and kids, and even an oceanfront tea room. The museum has four amazing collections, and is always bringing in fresh art from well-known artists so each time you visit you’ll discover something new.
When you stay with Brittain Resorts & Hotels, we offer other activities to keep you busy on those rainy days or when you’re beating the heat including indoor water amenities and state of the art arcades. Plus some of our hotels even offer Brittain Rewards that feature unlimited DVD rentals. To find out our current specials to stay oceanfront click here and start planning your spring/summer Myrtle Beach getaway today!