Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Dec. 16

December 15, 2013 

Brookgreen Butterfly Art


Brookgreen open days

Brookgreen Gardens is open daily outside of its annual “Nights of a Thousand Candles” – which conclude 3-10 p.m. Thursdays-Saturday with its own admission rate – and the exhibits “Batteries Not Included: Christmas Trees, Trains, and Toys” and “Signs of the Season in Flora and Fauna” continue through Jan. 1. Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or

Details | 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at gardens, on U.S. 17 between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, across from Huntington Beach State Park; regular admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.

Drive through nativity

A Live Nativity drive-through is open one more night, after rain prompted its cancellation Saturday. Details at 215-4500.

Details | 5-8:30 p.m. at Church of the Resurrection, 8901 U.S. 17 Bypass, west of Surfside Beach, for free.

‘Elf Workshop’ at library

An “Elf Workshop” will fill a special family story time. Details at 915-7323 or

Details | 6-7 p.m. Horry County Memorial Library Conway branch, 801 Main St., for free.

Legends’ yuletide finales

The Legends in Concert Christmas edition, with tributes to the Blues Brothers, Neil Diamond, Whitney Houston, Dolly Parton and Elvis Presley, enters its final week, through Saturday, before regular shows resume Dec. 26. Also, bring a new, unwrapped toy for donation to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves’ Toys for Tots and receive a $20 discount for two people on all seating tiers for shows through Wednesday – mention code “LTT” at time of purchase. Details at 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or

Details | 8 p.m. daily at 2925 Hollywood Drive, Myrtle Beach, off 29th Avenue North, at U.S. 17 Bypass, across from Broadway at the Beach, for $39.95 or $44.95 ages 17 and older, and $14.95 or $19.95 ages 3-16; booth $50.95 and $24.95, respectively per age group; and VIP $47.95 for all.

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