There is so much to see and do here in North Myrtle Beach during the summer. We have scoured the internet and search high and low to bring you a comprehensive listing of all of the fun things happening in and around Cherry Grove this summer.
There are a number of free concert events including Music on Main and The Sounds of Summer concert series.
Sounds of Summer concerts take place at the North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex on the third Friday each month from 7 to 9 pm. These family friendly concerts feature a variety of music genres. Bring chairs and blankets but leave your coolers at home. Food and beverages will be available for purchase but you are not permitted to bring them into the park. Admission is free and the event is open to all ages. Following is a list of the remaining concerts taking place this summer:
July 19 – Andrew Thielen Band
August 16 – The Tams (Beach)
September 20 – Mr. Holland’s Oats (Hall & Oats Tribute)
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Music on Main takes place on Main Street in the horseshoe every Thursday evening from 7 to 9 pm. These concerts are also free and open to all. Please bring a beach chair and cooler and kick back and enjoy a variety of top-notch performers. Following is a list of scheduled performers:
July 4 – Tru Sol (Variety, Dance)
July 11 – Jim Quick and Coastline (Variety)
July 18 – Bullfrog Band (Classic, Modern Rock)
July 25 – Too Much Sylvia (Variety)
August 1 – Craig Sorrells Project (Classic Rock, Variety)
August 8 – Silk Groove (Motown, Beach)
Thursday, August 15 – The Tonez (Variety)
August 22 –Part Time Party Band (Beach, Variety)
August 29 – Chocolate Chip (Top 40)
September 5 – Chairmen of the Board (Beach)
September 12 – Band on Fire (Variety)
September 19 – The Embers (Beach)
September 26 – NTranze (Variety, Dance)
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Another great free event is movie night at McLean Park. These showings take place on Friday evenings. The movies typically start 15 minutes after sunset. Snacks and drinks are available for purchase and proceeds benefit the North Myrtle Beach Lions Club. Although subject to change, following is a partial list of the movies scheduled:
July 12- Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, PG
August 9- How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, PG
September 13- Wonderpark, PG
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Barefoot Landing features free fireworks every Monday night beginning at 10 pm. For more information, click here.)
Cherry Grove Fireworks:
Fourth of July means an amazing fireworks display launching from the Cherry Grove Pier. The event begins at 9:30 pm and lasts for over 30 minutes.
In addition to the fireworks at Cherry Grove, there will be an American Pride March starting at 11 am on July 4th. This will culminate with a Salute from the Shore where modern and vintage aircraft do a flyover at 1:00 pm. Bring your flag and show your support.
There are also a variety of sporting events taking place at the North Myrtle Beach Sports complex including Fastpitch Softball, Baseball, and Soccer tournaments. You can find a complete schedule of these events by clicking here.
If you are looking for something a bit more unique and have a sense of adventure, there are a variety of other paid activities in which you can participate. These include:
Sea Turtle Nesting Tour – this takes place on Friday, July 12th (with other future dates to be announced). You’ll kayak into some secluded areas, get to view an actual sea turtle nest, and enjoy some shell collecting and beach time. They also offer shell collecting tours and a variety of other activities. For more information, click here.
Jet Ski Dolphin Tour – Aloha Watersports offers up close and personal jet ski dolphin excursions. These two hour long adventures take you from the Intracoastal water way out into the ocean where you can get an amazing view of these beautiful marine animals. Click here for more information.
Pirate Cruise –Ahoy Matey! Have we got a fun outing for you. This hour long interactive family adventure is perfect for those with children (and for the child in all of us). Myrtle Beach Water Sports offers a variety of adventure opportunities including their awesome pirate cruise. For more information, click here.
Alabama Theatre (at Barefoot Landing) – Kids 16 and under get in free with paid adult all summer long for the fabulous One, The Show at the Alabama Theatre. This show features singing, dancing, and comedy. Fun for all ages, you are sure to enjoy this top-notch entertainment. Click here to learn more.
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