Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 23

March 22, 2014 

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Cruise-in at Denny’s

Join the Myrtle Beach Car Club for a cruise-in. Details at 742-9802.

Details | 11 a.m.-2 p.m.at Denny’s, 124 Loyola Drive off U.S. 17 Bypass, south of S.C. 544, between Socastee and Surfside Beach, near Lowe’s, for free.

Student art show opens

The “Horry-Georgetown High Schools 13th Annual Juried Art Exhibition,” opens with a reception 1-3 p.m., including awards at 1:30, and going through April 20. Details at 238-2510 or www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.

Details | at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B, Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, open 1-4 p.m., for free.

Flutist, jazz band on stage

Coastal Carolina University has a doubleheader of concerts. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts:

• Regina Helcher Yost, in flute recital, 3 p.m. in Edwards Recital Hall. $5 general; $3 CCU/Horry-Georgetown Technical College students, faculty and staff; and free for children.

• “An Evening of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn,” with Grand Strand Jazz Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium. $15 general; $10 CCU/HGTC faculty, staff, alumni, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members, seniors and teens; and $5 CCU/HGTC students and children.

Concert benefits shelter

See the second and final performance “Music for the Soul: A Lenten Choral Concert,” benefiting Street Reach shelter in Myrtle Beach. Details at 448-8426 or www.trinitymyrtlebeach.org.

Details | 3 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 3000 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Suggested donation $10 adults, and $7 students and seniors, and free child care available.

‘Ragtime’ in final bows

The Carolina Forest High School Drama Department will give its final performances of “Ragtime, the Musical.” Details at 236-7997 or www.cfhsshows.com.

Details | 3 and 7:30 p.m. at the school, 700 Gardner Lacy Road, east of U.S. 501, for $20.

‘The Nerd’ on stage

The Atlantic Stage professional troupe has opened its final play of its sixth season, “The Nerd,” a comedy about an architect visited by a man he’s never met but who saved his life in Vietnam, with shows through April 13: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Details at 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.

Details | at Coastal Carolina University Myrtle Beach Education Center’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass – $27.50 general admission; $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military; $17.50 students, including Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members; and $10 side section seats.

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

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