Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 17

March 16, 2014 

Crowd listens as "Days of the New" performs during Ocean Boulevard's St. Patrick's Day Celebration in Myrtle Beach.

MATT SILFER — The Sun News file photo

Three St. Pat’s events

Three St. Patrick’s’ Day events are planned:

• “Armchair Travel” program, “Explore Ireland,” with Seamus O’Neal, discussing his travels in Ireland with photos and a documentary, at 11 a.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Carolina Forest branch, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., east of U.S. 501, for free. Details at 915-5282 or www.hcml.org.

• St. Patrick’s Day Party, noon-5 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10420, 4359 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, with meals of corned beef and cabbage for $9, and shepherd’s pie for $7. 651-6900.

• “Green Pride” St. Patrick’s Day Party, 4 p.m. at Castano’s Italian Steakhouse, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach – wear some green and receive $5 off an order of at least $20. 361-2000 or www.castanosrestaurant.com.

Camellia Society convenes

The Grand Strand Camellia Society will meet, this time discussing actual live air layering of camellias – with this process, camellias air layered now can be harvested in October to have some blooms during the coming fall or winter season. Details at 995-1256 or www.atlanticcoastcamelliasociety.org/gscs.html.

Details | 4:30 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, 410 Surfside Drive; guests welcome.

‘Opry,’ ‘Vibrations’ discount

Local discounts, covering residents of 12 proximate counties, including Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick, continue through April 4 for “The Carolina Opry” and “The Good Vibrations Show,” respectively. Details at 913-8888, 913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.

Details | Each 7 p.m. – “Opry” on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, “Good Vibrations” Tuesdays and Fridays – at Calvin Gilmore Theatre, on U.S. 17 Business at U.S. 17 Bypass on north tip of Myrtle Beach, for, plus tax: $20 adults, $10 children, with six-person limit.

Two deals for ‘One’

For “One the Show,” with shows at 7:30 p.m. daily this week through Friday and including comedian Grant Turner as Ricky Mokel, two separate deals are available. Details at 272-1111, 800-342-2262 or www.alabama-theatre.com:

• Local residents who show a photo ID receive buy-one-get-one-free admission through March. Tickets are, plus tax, $31.90, $38.25 or $43.75 for ages 17 and older, and $16.40 ages 16 and younger.

• Free admission for as many as two children, 16 or younger, with a paid adult ticket at regular rate, through April.

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

Online.com/kicks.

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