Pelicans play Mudcats
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, open a three-game homestand through Monday against the Carolina Mudcats, a Cleveland Indians farm club from suburban Raleigh. Promotions comprise “Bark in the Park,” with dogs on a leash welcome, in the left-field bleachers; and the first 1,000 fans ages 12 and younger receive a free Pelicans hat. Details at 918-6000, 877-918-8499 or www.myrtlebeachpelicans.com.
Details | 7:05 p.m. at TicketReturn.com Field, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at Grissom Parkway, for $6-$13 advance, and $1 more on game day.
‘Beach, Boogie & BBQ’
The Beach Boogie & BBQ Festival, a benefit for the Omar Shriners, includes public sampling of dishes from the S.C. Barbeque Championship noon-5 p.m. while supplies last, for $10 ages 7 and older, otherwise free; live entertainment all day by acts including The Embers 8-9:15; and fireworks at 9:15 p.m.; Shriners Hospital free screenings for children noon-4 p.m.; and flyboard demonstrations by HydroFly Myrtle Beach, at 1, 3 and 5 p.m. Details at 712-2145 or www.myrtlebeacheventinfo.com.
Details | noon-9:30 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Grand Park area, and in the soccer fields nearby along Farrow Parkway, with free admission.
Bowl for charity
Join Grand Strand Bowling for Vets in a benefit for the Folds of Honor Foundation (www.foldsofhonor.org), which provides scholarships to children of veterans who have died or incurred severe injuries. Register at 236-1020 or 503-9475; more details at www.waccamawbowling.com.
Details | 1-4 p.m. at Waccamaw Bowling Center, 101 Gray Drive, west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, just west of River Oaks Drive and the Intracoastal Waterway, for $15, which includes three hours of open bowling after a veterans’ 21-ball salute, as well as shoe rental, prizes and silent auctions.
Author to sign books
Meet Rose Moore Tomlin, who will sign copies of her book “Duel of the Heart,” an Evening Post Books novel about Theodosia Burr Alston, the daughter of Aaron Burr -- the first vice president in Thomas Jefferson’s administration -- and the wife of Joseph Alston, a governor of South Carolina. Details at 546-8212.
Details | noon-3 p.m. at Harborwalk Books, 723 Front St., Georgetown.
Cruise-in in Conway
The Myrtle Beach Car Club has a cruise-in. Details at 742-9802.
Details | 5-8 p.m. at Rotelli’s, 201 Graduate Road, Conway, for free.
‘Fire Fest Reloaded’
The “Fire Fest Reloaded Beach Fest” continues daily through Sunday with entertainment at 7 p.m. with The Inferno with the Fire Fest Reunion, Apostle Stone, Jus B, Debra Price, and Street Light. Details at 238-5252 or www.firefestreloaded.com.
Details | at Landmark Resort, 1501 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for $6.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach