Gabbie Rae Sweet 16 bash
Gabbie Rae Trial, a former Grand Strand resident who has moved to Los Angeles for the next step in her music career, will return for the Gabbie Rae Sweet 16 Birthday Bash, performing with Patrick Kennison, and special guests Chris Vital, Charlie Snuggs, and the Rev. Spider Webb and the Boogie Blues Revue. Details at 280-0103 (Jays), www.gabbieraerocks.com and www.heavenbelow.com (for Kennison).
Details | at Jays at Little River, 1511 U.S. 17 N., Little River, with pre-show social 8-8:30 p.m. with Trial and Kennison, then acoustic concert 9-10, and VIP meet-and-greet wth Trial and Kennson 10-10:30. Tickets are $5 general admission, $25 VIP reserved.
Dine to benefit literacy
Act on your appetite for Dining for a Cause, this month benefiting Miss Rubys Kids (237-3835 or www.missrubyskids.net) an early literacy program helping families across Georgetown County. Lunch and dinner reservations at 235-9193.
Details | 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5:30-10 p.m. at Perrones Restaurant and Bar, 13302 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island.
Dinos Dance Party night
Join Carolina Dance Partners for a Dinos Dance Party concert, including Larry Tanellis tribute to the late Dean Martin. Details at 798-2639.
Details | 7-9 p.m. at Grand Strand Seniors Center, 1269 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, for $5.
Laugh with long improv
Laugh at 50 Shades of Hunger Games, a long-form improv tribute to 50 Shades of Grey and The Hunger Games, with audience suggestions put in play to create a show. Details at 272-4242 or www.carolinaimprov.com.
Details | 7:30 p.m. in Uptown Theater, at Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, for $12.75 advance online, or $14 at door.
Kidd at comedy club
Tim Kidd opens for four nights through Saturday. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com.
Details | 8 p.m. (and 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday) at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beachs Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $15.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach