Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Feb. 5

February 4, 2013 

‘Icons & Idols’ lecture

A lecture series for the “Icons & Idols: A Photographer’s Chronicle of the Arts 1960-1995” exhibit through March 17 opens with Elizabeth Howie, an art history professor at Coastal Carolina University, discussing advances in photography, and the New York art scene from 1960 through 1995. Reservations requited at 238-2510. More details at www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.

Details | 2 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, which is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m., for free.

Dinners help charities

Two groups will have dinner benefits:

• All 4 Paws Animal Rescue Shelter of Pawleys Island, The Great Pawcake Dinner, 5-7 p.m. at Applewood House of Pancakes, 14361 Ocean Highway, Litchfield Beach, for $10. Call 237-7297.

• Horry County Schools Adult & Community Education, annual Pancake Supper, 5-8 p.m. at Pan American House of Pancakes, 1303 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, for $5. Details at 488-6200 or www.edtheturtle.com.

‘Hot Jersey Nights’ opens

The musical “Hot Jersey Nights,” full of music made famous by Frankie Valli & the 4 Seasons, opens with shows through June 1, and Sept. 3-Dec. 28. Details at 448-0588, 888-841-2787 or www.palacemb.com.

Details | 5:30 p.m. in The Palace Theatre’s King’s Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass and 21st Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach, for $29.95 ages 13 and older, otherwise $9.95.

Stamp club convenes

The Myrtle Beach Stamp Club meets the first Tuesday monthly, this time to go over final plans for the 21st annual Myrtle Beach Stamp Show, which opens Saturday for two days at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, off U.S. 501, near the Intracoastal Waterway. Details at 347-0087, sites.google.com/site/myrtlebeachstampclub/, or email lilfort@sccoast.net.

Details | 7 p.m. at the Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach; memberships $10 a year.

‘Good Vibrations!’ returns

“Good Vibrations!” begins a new year of shows after a post-Christmas break. Details at 913-8888, 913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.

Details | 7:30 p.m. at Calvin Gilmore Theatre, home of “The Carolina Opry,” on U.S. 17 Business at U.S. 17 Bypass on north tip of Myrtle Beach; $34.95, $45.95 or $49.95 ages 17 and older, $17 or $25 children; and $23 or $25 for students with ID.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows visit MyrtleBeach

Online.com/kicks-online.

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