Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 31

March 30, 2014 

This photo shows a painting of beekeepers in the “Maura Kenny: Out of Hobcaw” solo exhibition, opening March 10 in Coastal Carolina University’s Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery.

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‘Out of Hobcaw’ at CCU

This is the final week for the “Maura Kenny: Out of Hobcaw” solo exhibition, through Friday, with watercolors and mixed-media paintings of scenes from the historic Hobcaw Barony, a 17,500-acre wildlife refuge and former rice plantation on U.S. 17 just north of Georgetown (546-4623 or www.hobcawbarony.org). Details at 349-6454 (call to arrange up-close parking for anyone with a disability or mobility matter) or www.coastal.edu/bryanartgallery.

Details | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily in Coastal Carolina University’s Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery, in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts, on main campus in Conway, for free.

Book deals at Nook

At the L’il Book Nook, new and used books are available for purchase Mondays-Thursdays, most for $1 or less, to benefit adult literacy programs. Details at 839-1695 or www.literacyhc.org.

Details | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Horry County Literacy Council, in the Myrtle Beach Family Learning Center, 3101 Oak St.

SpeedPark open daily

NASCAR SpeedPark has reopened for 2014. Daily hours are 11 a.m.-9 p.m. through April 6, then shifting to 10 a.m.-10 p.m. into June. Details at 918-8725 or www.nascarspeedpark.com/sc.aspx.

Details | at 1820 21st Ave North Ext., at U.S. 17 Bypass, Myrtle Beach, across from the Palace Theatre and Broadway at the Beach. Free admission for spectators; individual ride tickets available; daylong wristband $29.99 ($23.99 online) and various other pass options.

Dine in Medieval Times

See jousting in Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, with colorful costumes, music and choreography. Details at 236-4635, 800-436-4386 or www.medievaltimes.com/myrtlebeach.aspx.

Details | 6 p.m. at 2904 Fantasy Way, close to U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach and the Intracoastal Waterway; general admission: $51.95 ages 13 and older, $25.95 ages 3-12 – with specials of $36.95 and $23.95, respectively, ending on this day, by mentioning code “152WEB” – and free for children ages 2 and younger on a parent’s lap.

Legends pay tribute

Legends in Concert’s winter-spring show presents tribute artists to the Blues Brothers, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Ricky Nelson and Elvis Presley. Show times through April: 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Tuesdays. Details at 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or www.legendsinconcert.com.

Details | at theater, on U.S. 17 Bypass, off 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. Plus tax: $37.95 or $42.95 for ages 17 and older, and $13.95 or $18.95 ages 3-16; booth $48.95 and $23.95, respectively per age group; and VIP $45.95 for all.

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

Online.com/kicks.

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