Myrtle Beach-area arts and cultural calendar for June 6-12

June 5, 2014 

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AUDITIONS/REHEARSALS

FESTIVE BRASS OF MYRTLE BEACH. New members welcome: Rehearsals 7 p.m. Mondays at First United Methodist Church, 904 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 361-1942.

GRAND STRAND HARMONY CHORUS/SWEET ADELINES. Rehearsals 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Surfside United Methodist Church, 800 13th Ave. N., Surfside Beach. 650-7323 or www.gsharmonychorus.com.

LOW COUNTRY BARBERSHOP CHORUS. Rehearsals 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2061 Glenns Bay Road, west of Surfside Beach. 357-0167, 855-3456 or info@lowcountrychorus.org.

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH COMMUNITY BAND. New members welcome. 488-6742, www.nmbcommunityband.com, or email stickwaver53@yahoo.com.

PAWLEYS ISLAND CONCERT BAND. Experienced brass, woodwind and percussion musicians welcome. Rehearsals 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Litchfield Exchange, 14329 Ocean Highway, Litchfield Beach, in back side of plaza, across from Bella’s Italian. 274-5991 or www.pawleysislandconcertband.org.

VOCAL EDITION, final auditions for 2014-15 season, 6-8 p.m. in Carolina Forest High School chorus. 222-5186.

FESTIVALS/SPECIAL EVENTS

CINEMARK SPECIAL EVENTS, at Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach. 839-3225 or www.cinemark.com:

• ““Team Hot Wheels,” 11 a.m. June 7-8

• “Dr Who Cybermen,” 7:30 p.m. June 16

• “Wings 3D,” 7:30 p.m. June 17

• “Rigoletto” opera encore, 2 and 7 p.m. June 18

• “DCI 2014 Tour” premiere, 6:30 p.m. June 23

• “ La Rondine opera encore, 2 and 7 p.m. June 25

• “Classic Film Series,” 2 p.m. Sundays and 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesdays: “Saturday Night Fever” June 8 and 11, and “Dirty Dancing” June 15 and 18; and “The Godfather Parts 1 and 2” back to back at 2 and 7 p.m. June 22 and 25

CONWAY DOWNTOWN ALIVE (248-6260 or www.conwayalive.com):

• “Alive After Five,” 6-8 p.m. downtown on first Thursday monthlythrough November

• “Rivertown Wine-Around” wine tasting, 3-6 p.m. June 14 across downtown, for $20

ELVIS FAN CLUB MYRTLE BEACH/GRAND STRAND (424-9124 or www.kingsshazaam.com):

• June 16 and July 15 at Lulu’s Café, 1903 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach (712-1890): gather at 6 p.m., music at 6:30. All tribute artists invited, and no membership required.

• 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays through June 24, “King Shazaam Tributes,” celebrating music by such late icons as Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Johnny Cash, outside BARnacles, on pier at Springmaid Beach Resort, 3200 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach.

FREE MOVIES, for adults and seniors, 3 p.m. Fridays at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane. (918-2380):

• “Mandela,” June 13

• “Saving Mr. Banks,” June 20

• “Delivery Man,” June 27

• “Gravity,” July 11

• “Anchorman 2,” July 18

• “Grudge Match,” July 25

GRAND STRAND MODEL RAILROADERS, club site, open 4-7 p.m. Mondays, noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, in Myrtle Beach mall, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres. 293-4386 or www.gsmrrc.org.

LA BELLE AMIE VINEYARD, festivals, at 1120 St. Joseph Road, Little River, just west of North Myrtle Beach Middle School (399-9463 or www.labelleamie.com):

• American Pie Oldies Music Fest, June 7

• First Blush of Summer Fest, June 21

• Independence Music Blast, July 5

• Summer Parrot Head Festival, July 19

• Blues & Jazz Fest, Aug. 2

• Whole Lotta Shakin’ Oldies Music Fest, Aug. 16

• Summer Breeze Music Fest, Aug. 30

• Dog Days Blues & Jazz Fest, Sept 13.

THE MARKET COMMON, off Farrow Parkway in Myrtle Beach (839-3500 or www.marketcommonmb.com):

• “Music in the Streets,” 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 27 in gazebos, with face painting for children.

• “Music on the Green” concerts, 7-10 p.m. Thursdays in Valor Memorial Garden: Painted Man on June 5, July 3, and Aug. 7 and 21; Tracy Thompson and the Denny Hess Trio June 12, July 10 and Aug. 14 and 28; Austin Mowery Band June 19; Josh Brannon Band June 26 and July 31; Paul Grimshaw July 17; and Hot Sauce July 24.

• Horse-and-carriage rides, 5-8 p.m. Fridays from outside Dolce Lusso Salon and Spa, 3060 Howard Ave.

• “Movies Under The Stars,” at dusk on most Fridays in Valor Memorial Garden: “Happy Feet,” from 2006, on June 6; “Annie” (1982) June 13; “Freaky Friday” (2003) June 20; “Toy Story” (1995) June 27; “Field Of Dreams” (1989) July 4; “A Bug’s Life” (1998) July 11; “Honey, I Shrunk The Kids” (1989) July 18; “Space Jam” (1996) July 25; “Cloudy with a Chance Of Meatballs” (2009) Aug. 15; “Monsters University” (2013) Aug. 22; and “G-Force” (2009) Aug. 29.

CAR SHOWS/CLUBS

GRAND STRAND BRITISH CAR CLUB, meets 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday monthly at TBonz Gill & Grill, at 21st Avenue North and U.S. Bypass in Myrtle Beach. 651-7644 or grandstrandbritishcarclub.com.

HOT ROD PROMOTIONS, cruise-in, for all cars (503-8245):

• 5-8 p.m. June 11 at Cheesesteak U, 1867 S.C. 544, Conway, near Food Lion

MYRTLE BEACH CAR CLUB cruise-ins, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (742-9802):

• June 14 at Moe’s Southwest Grill and Rotelli’s Pizza and Pasta, on Graduate Road, off U.S. 501 in Conway.

• June 28 at Aroma’s Pizza, 10799 S.C. 707, Murrells Inlet.

MYRTLE BEACH PORSCHE GROUP, meets monthly. 651-8030.

THEATERS

ATLANTIC STAGE, at Coastal Carolina University Myrtle Beach Education Center’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass: “Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde” Oct. 16-Nov. 9, “A Christmas Carol” Nov. 26-Dec. 21, “Doubt” Jan. 9-Feb. 2, and “Present Laughter” April 2-26. 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.

BIG-LAUGHS THEATRE, 2696 Beaver Run Blvd., Suite A, Millennium Run Plaza, by Wal-Mart in Surfside Commons, off S.C. 544: “Wild 4 Hypnosis Comedy Show.” 750-0514 or www.big-laughs.com.

CALVIN GILMORE THEATER, on U.S. 17 Business, near northern junction of U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach. “The Carolina Opry,” “The Good Vibrations Show” and “Light!” 913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.

CAROLINA COMEDY CLUB, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, at 8 p.m. each night, also 10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays (839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com):

• “Open Mic Mondays,” weekly

• Paul Varghese, June 4-7

• Travis Howze, June 11-14

• “Tennessee Tramp” Janet Williams, June 25-28

• Collin Moulton, July 8-12

• Mike Armstrong, July 16-19

• Monte Allen, July 23-26

CAROLINA IMPROV COMPANY, at Uptown Theater in Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in June (272-4242 or www.carolinaimprov.com):

• “Whose Beach Is It Anyway?” – Tuesdays and Wednesdays (but not June 11)

• “Whose Night Out Is It Anyway” – for adults – Fridays

COMEDY CABANA, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, at 8 p.m. per night, also 10:15 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays (449-4242 or comedycabana.com):

• Jimmie “JJ” Walker, June 5-7

• Tommy Blaze, June 10-14

• Tim Young, June 16-22

• Don Barnhart, June 23-29

• Eddie Ifft, June 30-July 6

• Pete Lee, July 7-10

LEGENDS IN CONCERT, on U.S. 17 Bypass, off 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, with tribute artists to the Blues Brothers, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Elvis Presley, Steven Tyler, and June 16-Aug. 16, Taylor Swift. 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or www.legendsinconcert.com.

MEDIEVAL TIMES DINNER & TOURNAMENT, Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, off U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway. 236-8080, 800-436-4386 or www.medievaltimes.com.

PALACE THEATRE, at U.S. 17 Bypass and 21st Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach: “Illusions of Magic,” through Sept. 27; and “Hot Jersey Nights” Frankie Valli tribute, returning Sept. 2-Dec. 20. 448-0588, 888-841-2787 or www.palacemb.com.

“PIRATES VOYAGE DINNER & SHOW”, on U.S. 17 Bypass, near northern junction of U.S. 17 Business in Myrtle Beach. 497-9700, 800-433-4401 or www.piratesvoyage.com.

SWAMP FOX PLAYERS, “Hairspray,” July 11-27 and “Little Shop of Horrors,” Oct. 17-Nov. 2. 527-2924 or www.swampfoxplayers.com.

STRAND CINEMA, independent, foreign and documentary films, at Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown. 527-2924 or www.strandcinema.org:

• “Gloria” (2013) 2:30 p.m. June 6

• “Breathe In” (2013), 7 p.m. June 6

• “A Bottle in the Gaza Sea” (2011) 2:30 p.m. June 7

• “Philomena” (2013), 7 p.m. June 7

• “Garibaldi’s Lovers” (2012), 2:30 p.m. June 13 and 7 p.m. June 21

• “The Best Offer” (2013), 7 p.m. June 13 and 2:30 p.m. June 21

• “The Auction” (2013), 2:30 p.m. June 14 and 7 p.m. June 20

• “Short Term 12” (2013), 7 p.m. June 14 and 2:30 p.m. June 20

• “Nicky’s Family” (2011), 2:30 p.m. June 27 and 7 p.m. June 28

• “The Invisible Woman” (2013), 7 p.m. June 27 and 2:30 p.m. June 28

THEATRE OF THE REPUBLIC, at Main Street Theatre, 335 Main. St., Conway (488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com):

• “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas,” 7:30 p.m. June 20-21 and 26-28, and July 3-5; and 3 p.m. June 22, 28, 29 and July 5-6

• Annual Torry Awards celebration for 2013-14, July 19

• Next season: “Avenue Q” Aug. 15-31, “Young Frankenstein” Oct. 17-Nov. 2, “Holiday Special” Dec. 4-20, then “Rent” Feb. 20-March 8, “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” April 24-May 10, and “Gypsy” June 19-July 5, 2015.

• Also, “Illusions on Main Street: Fabulous Fakes Take II” Sept. 27-28, “Extemities” Jan. 6-11 and “Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein” April 3-5.

MUSIC/CONCERTS

ANDY OWINGS SCHOOL OF MUSIC & PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, in Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach. 839-1505 or www.andyowingsmusic.com:

• “Back to School” Music Festival, noon Aug. 16

• Open house, Aug. 18-23, including free music classes

THE BOATHOUSE WATERWAY BAR & GRILL, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along the Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to Clarion Hotel(903-2628 or www.boathousemb.com):

• “Nashville Fridays,” 9 p.m. weekly, with Adam Sanders June 6, Josh Phillips June 13, Mulch Brothers June 20, Michael Ray June 27, Tyler Hammond July 4, and Austin Mowery July 11.

• “Summer Concert Series,” 5 p.m. Sundays, with Shwayze on June 8, Inner Circle June 15, Fuel June 22, Fastball June 29, Outshyne with TyleHammond Band July 6, Collie Buddz July 13, Dangermuffiin July 20, Natty Vibes July 27, Litttle Texas Aug. 3, JerryFest Aug. 10, Tru Sol Aug. 17, and Ballyhoo! Aug. 24.

BRUNSWICK COMMUNITY COLLEGE, in Odell Williamson Auditorium, off U.S. 17 in Supply, N.C. (910-755-7416; 800-754-1050, ext. 7416; or www.bccowa.com):

• Sea Notes’ Fourth of July Concert, 7:30 pm. June 28 and 3 p.m. June 29

• “Into the Woods” by Brunswick Little Theatre ( 910-471-7741 or www.brunswicklittletheatre.com), 7:30 p.m. July 25-26 and Aug. 1-2, and 3 p.m. July 27 and Aug. 3

• Ralph Stanley, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9

• Blues Hall of Fame Tour – Charlie Musselwhite on harmonica, James Cotton (harmonica), and John Hammond (guitar) – 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17

• Randy Linder’s tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6

• The Annie Moses Band’s Christmas, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4

• Emile Pandolfi with Dana Russell, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22

• “Wuthering Heights” by Aquila Theatre, 7:30 p.m. March 2

• Billy McGuigan’s “Yesterday and Today,” 7:30 p.m. March 19

• “A Tribute to John Denver” by Long Bay Symphony (448-8379 or www.longbaysymphony.com) with Tom Becker, 7:30 p.m. April 18

BRUNSWICK COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION, concerts and outdoor movies (910-253-2031 or www.brunswickcountync.gov/Portals/0/BC/files/parksandrec/BBC-042514-Y-4.pdf):

• Shallotte – In Rourk Gardens, on Main Street, across from Jerome’s Steak & Seafood – Concerts at 6:30 p.m.: Sea Cruz on July 3; Hip Pocket Band July 17; Band of Oz July 24; Jim Quick & Coastline July 25; and Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Aug. 14. Movies at dusk: “Frozen” July 10, “The Nut Job” Aug 7, and “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” Aug. 21.

• Calabash, in Town Park, 868 Persimmon Road – Concerts 6:30 p.m. Thursdays: Tammy’s Tangent June 5, Pantastic Steel Drums June 26, Jaded Mayberry July 3, Homemade Jam July 31, and Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Aug. 7. Movies at dusk: Thursdays: “Wreck It Ralph” June 19, “Despicable Me 2” July 17, “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2” Aug. 14, and “Monsters University” Oct. 31.

• Sunset Beach – in Village Park gazebo, on Queen Anne Street (www.sunsetbeachconcerts.com) – Concerts 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays: Ginger Thompson Band June 11, Jim Quick & Coastline June 18, Tim Clark Band June 25, Hip Pocket Band July 2, Jackass Flats July 9, Smokin’ Hot July 16, Duke Ladd Band July 23, Mark Roberts Band July 30, The Dickens Aug. 6, Six Stylez Aug. 16, Darrell Harwood Aug 20, Carolina Breakers Aug 27, and Fantastic Shakers Sept. 3.

• Ocean Isle Beach – in parking lot of Museum of Coastal Carolina, 21 E. Second St. (910-579-1016) – Concerts 6:30 p.m. Fridays: Blackwater Rhythm & Blues June 6, Sea Cruz June 13, The Attractions Band June 30, Fantastic Shakers June 27, Steve Owens & Summertime July 4, Too Much Sylvia July 11, The Embers with Craig Woolard July 18, Hip Pocket Band July 25, Mark Roberts Band Aug. 1, The Rick Strickland Band Aug 8, Jim Quick & Coastline Aug. 15, The Imitations Aug 22, Band of Oz Aug. 29, and Holiday Band Sept. 5.

CAROLINA MASTER CHORALE (444-5774 or www.carolinamasterchorale.com):

• “Songs of a Passionate Life,” 4 p.m. Oct. 25 at Waccamaw High School in Pawleys Island, and 4 p.m. Oct. 26 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Myrtle Beach.

• “Christmas & Carols and All That Jazz,” 4 p.m. Dec. 13 at Socastee High School, and 4 p.m. Dec. 14 at Trinity Church.

• “Love Like You'll Never Be Hurt,” Feb. 14 at Seaside Methodist Church in Sunset Beach, N.C., and Feb. 15 at First United Methodist Church in Myrtle Beach.

• “A Big Band in the House of God,” April 25 at Coastal Carolina University Wheelwright Auditorium in Conway, and April 26 at Waccamaw High School.

FLORENCE CIVIC CENTER, 3300 West Radio Drive, at Interstates 95 and 20 (tickets at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com; details at 679-4525 or www.florenceciviccenter.com):

• “Tribute to Our Vets Car Show & Cruise-In,” for Wounded Warriors Family Support, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 14. 843-665-4520 or eveningshadeinc.com. $2 admission, $10 vehicle entry.

• Fantasia, with Lyfe Jennings. 8:30 p.m. June 21. $47-$72.

• “Independence Games” Crossfit competition honoring service personnel who sacrificed their lives, 9 a.m. July 4-5, with individuals (Rx, scaled, and masters – 40 and older – divisions) July 4 and two-person (co-ed also welcome) teams (in Rx and scaled divisions) July 5. $100 individual, $200 team. Register by midnight June 19 at www.thegaragegames.com/events/independence-games/

• “Disney Junior Live On Tour: Pirate & Princess Adventure,” 7 pm. July 11. $20-$45.

• North American Grappling Association Myrtle Beach/Florence Grappling Championship – No-Gi & Gi tournament,, Aug. 9. Single and two divisions $80 and $100, respectively, with family rates available. Pre-registration ends 5 p.m. Aug. 1 at nagafighter.com/index.php?module=eventinformationpage/380#.

• Florence Gun Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 20 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 21. $8 ages 13 and older, otherwise free.

• “Disney on Ice,” Oct 9-12. Details forthcoming.

GRAND STRAND OPERA WORKSHOP, DVD showings at 6 p.m. monthly, at Brightwater, 101 Brightwater Road, off International Drive and S.C. 31, northwest of Myrtle Beach. (385-3963 or gsow.net, and Brightwater at 903-8300):

• June 16 – Verdi’s “Aida,” from The Met in 1989.

• July 14 – Mozart’s “Le Nozzie Di Figaro.”

HOUSE OF BLUES, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. Various events daily (272-3000 or www.hob.com/myrtlebeach), such as:

• “Kirk Franklin’s Gospel Brunch,” 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Reservations at 913-3746.

• Toad the Wet Sprocket, 7:30 p.m. June 16

• Winger, Firehouse, and Jack Russell’s Great White, 8:30 p.m. July 2

• Corey Smith, 9 p.m. July 5

• Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, 9 p.m. July 19

• Ted Nugent, 7 p.m. Aug. 11

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH (280-5570, ext. 1):

•  “Music on Main” weekly series (parks.nmb.us/Page.aspx?id=11), 7-9 p.m. Thursdays:

• In Horseshoe, at Main and Ocean Boulevard – Night Move Band June 12, The Attractions June 19, Big Time Party Band June 26, The Holiday Band July 10, The Castaways July 17, Fat Jack Band July 24, Fantastic Shakers July 31, Gary Lowder and Smokin’ Hot Aug. 14, Carolina Soul Band Aug. 21, Atlantic Groove Aug. 28, Hip Pocket Sept. 18, and Jim Quick and Coastline Sept. 25.

• At 202 Main St. – Tastes Like Chicken on June 5, Deluge July 3, The Wannabees Aug. 7, and Tru Sol Sept. 4.

• “Sounds of Summer” monthly series ( parks.nmb.us/Page.aspx?id=18) 7-9 p.m. on the third Friday monthly in th newly opened North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex, at S.C. 90 and Robert Edge Parkway: Lowcountry Soul (rock and blues) June 20, Pam Taylor Band July 18, Too Much Sylvia Aug. 15, and Dickens Sept. 19.

RIVERTOWN BLUEGRASS SOCIETY, at 5 p.m. third Saturday monthly at Horry-Georgetown Technical College Burroughs & Chapin Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway. 457-2854 or www.rivertownbluegrasssociety.com:

• June 21 –The Grass Strings, and Morris Brothers

• July 19 – Ken Scoggins and Millers Creek, and Subject To Change Band

• Aug. 16 –Cabin Creek, and Southern Junction

• Sept. 20 – Dyer Switch Bluegrass Band, and Palmetto Blue

• Oct. 18 –Slope Valley, and The Southern Gentlemen

• Nov. 15 –Trinity River Band, and Cottonwood Bluegrass.

SILVER COAST WINERY, 6680 Barbeque Road, Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. “Friday Night Music,” 4-6 p.m. weekly in June with John Cubito. 910-287-2800 or www.silvercoastwinery.com.

ART EXHIBITS/GALLERIES

CHERYL NEWBY GALLERY, 11096 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, in The Shops at Oak Lea. 979-0149, 800-435-2733 or www.cherylnewbygallery.com.

COLLECTORS CAFE AND GALLERY, 7740 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. 449-9370 or www.collectorscafeandgallery.com.

CONWAY GLASS, 209 Laurel St., Conway. 248-3558 or www.conwayglass.com.

EBB & FLOW ART CO-OP, 4763 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. 651-2386 or www.ebbandflowartco-op.com.

EYE FOR THE SOUTH gallery of Southern art, 10138-3 Beach Drive, Calabash, N.C. 655-4524.

FRESH BREWED COFFEE HOUSE, 933 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 251-8282 or freshbrewedch.com.

GEORGETOWN ART GALLERY, 705 Front St., Georgetown. 527-7711 or www.georgetownartgallery-sc.com.

HOWARD GALLERY, 532 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 626-3118 or www.thehowardgallery.com.

ISLAND ART GALLERY, in The Village Shops, 10744-M Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. 687-9261, 455-0336 or www.pawleysislandart.com.

JEFFCOAT POTTERY STUDIO, 284B Koolabrew Drive, Calabash, N.C. Handmade, stoneware pottery. 910-579-2400 or www.jeffcoatpottery.com.

MUD BUCKET POTTERY gallery and teaching studio, 279 S.C. 57, Little River, a half-mile south of S.C. 9. Call 446-6630 or email voxon21@aol.com to schedule classes in basic wheel-throwing and hand-building techniques. www.mudbucketpottery.com.

MUDPUDDLE POTTERY STUDIO, in St. James Plaza, 4002 Executive Park Blvd., Suite 600-B (rear), Supply, N.C. 910-363-4244 or mudpuddle910@gmail.com.

SEACOAST ARTISTS GALLERY, 3032 Nevers St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common. 232-7009 or www.seacoastartistsguild.com. (Also, second gallery at Applewood House of Pancakes, 14361 Ocean Highway, Litchfield Beach).

STUDIO B ART GALLERY, 2922 Howard Ave., Unit D, Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common 839-1278 or www.studiobgalleries.com.

WACCAMAW ARTS AND CRAFTS GUILD. “Art in the Park” continues 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 21-22 in Myrtle Beach’s Chapin Park. 446-3830 or www.artsyparksy.com.

WHISPERING PALMS ART STUDIO & BOUTIQUE, 503 Ninth Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, in Nance Plaza at Kings Highway. 910-232-9609.

MUSEUMS

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 2204 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach. 946-9469 or www.cmsckids.org.

“ENCOUNTERS: UFO EXPERINCE,” through Sept. 2 at north end of Broadway at the Beach, off 29th Avenue North and Grissom Parkway in Myrtle Beach. 444-0443 or www.ufoexhibition.com.

GEORGETOWN COUNTY MUSEUM, 120 Broad St., Georgetown. 545-7020 or www.georgetowncountymuseum.com.

HALL OF HEROES, in Sands Ocean Dunes Resort, 201 75th. Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Open 9 a.m. daily. 692-5265, 692-5100 or www.sandsresorts.com/hall-of-heroes.

HOBCAW BARONY, on U.S. 17 just north of Georgetown. Various nature programs and tours, such as barony tours, and birding tours 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on third Saturday monthly, all by reservation only. 546-4623, www.hobcawbarony.org or www.northinlet.sc.edu.

HORRY COUNTY MUSEUM, 805 Main St., Conway, in historic Burroughs School building (915-5320). Also, L.W. PAUL LIVING HISTORY FARM, 2279 Harris Shortcut Road, north of Conway (365-3596). www.horrycountymuseum.org.

KAMINSKI HOUSE MUSEUM (AND STEWART-PARKER HOUSE), 1003 Front St., Georgetown. 546-7706 or kaminskimuseum.org.

MINI MILITARY MUSEUM, in Veterans Cafe & Grille, 3544 Northgate Blvd., Myrtle Beach, in Northgate Plaza, off S.C. 707 at southwest corner at U.S. 17 Bypass, near Dollar General. 232-8387.

MUSEUM OF COASTAL CAROLINA, 21 E. Second St., Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. (910-579-1016); and INGRAM PLANETARIUM, 7625 High Market St., Sunset Beach, N.C. (910-575-0033). www.museumplanetarium.org.

MYRTLE BEACH HISTORIC COLORED SCHOOL MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER, 900 Dunbar St., Myrtle Beach. 10 a.m.-noon Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and by appointment only on Saturdays. 918-1061.

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AREA HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 799 Second Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach. “Sea Turtles: Captured” exhibit through June 14. 427-7668 or www.nmbmuseum.com.

OLD BRIDGE MUSEUM, at Old Sunset Beach Swing Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive W., Sunset Beach, N.C. 910-363-6585 or oldbridgepreservationsociety.org.

THE RICE MUSEUM, 633 Front St., Georgetown. 546-7423 or www.ricemuseum.org.

RIPLEY’S AQUARIUM, on 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. Scuba dive shows on the hour daily, and mermaid shows at noon and 2 and 4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays. 916-0888, 800-734-8888 or www.ripleysaquarium.com.

S.C. CIVIL WAR MUSEUM, in Myrtle Beach Indoor Shooting Range, 4857 U.S. 17 Bypass S., opposite Palmetto Pointe Drive, , south of Myrtle Beach, east of Socastee. 293-4344 or www.mbisr.com.

S.C. MARITIME MUSEUM, 729 Front St., Georgetown. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturday, with exhibit “The Story of the Henrietta, the Largest Wooden Sailing Ship Ever Built in South Carolina.” 520-0111 or scmaritimemuseum.org.

WHEELS OF YESTERYEAR, 413 Hospitality Lane, near Carolina Forest, off U.S. 501 near Tanger Outlets. 903-4774 or www.wheelsofyesteryearmb.com.

TOURS

ALLIGATOR ADVENTURES, at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, with special shows daily on lemurs at 9:30 a.m.; reptiles at 10 a.m., noon and 2, 4, 6 and 8 p.m.; and alligator handling at 11 a.m. and 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. 361-0789 or www. alligatoradventure.com.

ARK ADVENTURES, birding/boating trips by appointment. 546-4623, http://amazinganimalsprogram.weebly.com or jwalls443@gmail.com.

BAREFOOT PRINCESS RIVERBOAT, various cruises at various times and days, from Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. 272-2140, 800-685-6601 or www.mbriverboat.com.

BETWIXT THE RIVERS kayak and canoe tours, year round, mainly from Horry County landings, including moonlight dinner tours. 430-1000 or 423-1919.

BODCACIOUS BOB’S BICYCLE TOURS, from U.S. 17 in Little River, across from S.C. Welcome Center, with a farm, beaches, winery and Little River’s waterfront as destinations. 241-2731 or www.beachbicycletours.com.

CAPT. JIM’S “RIVER MEMORIES” TOURS, on an electric yacht, 90-minute cruises from Conway Marina, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 246-1495 or www.rivermemories.org.

CAPT. KIRK’S RIVER AND SWAMP TOURS, from Waccatee Zoo, 8500 Enterprise Road, Socastee, with room for six passengers. 650-7477.

CAP’N ROD’S TOURS, including plantation, lighthouse/shell island, and evening and harbor tours, from downtown Georgetown. 477-0287 or www.lowcountrytours.com.

CAROLINA ROVER shelling and lighthouse cruises, from downtown Georgetown. 546-8822, 800-705-9063 or www.roverboattours.com.

CAROLINA SAFARI JEEP TOURS, 31/2-hour tours across the Grand Strand, including Pawleys and Magnolia islands, along the Waccamaw River, wildlife viewing, a salt marsh and Gullah heritage. Pickups arranged at time of reservations. 497-5330 or www.carolinasafari.com.

THE CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY, 4872 Seewee Road, Awendaw, 40 miles south of Georgetown, east of U.S. 17, first left south of the Sewee Outpost. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, with guided tours 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. and flight demonstrations at 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. 971-7474 or www.thecenterforbirdsofprey.org.

COASTAL EXPEDITIONS, four locations, with variety of kayak tours and adventures year round. 884-7684 or www.coastalexpeditions.com.

FREEWOODS FARM, 9515 Freewoods Road, off Bay Road from S.C. 707 in Burgess – community tours and specially themed events, such as Black History Month Program at 10 a.m. Feb. 15. 650-9139, 650-2734 or www.freewoodsfarm.com.

HELICOPTER TOURS, all with rates starting at $20:

• Sister operations: Oceanfront Helicopters, 3000 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, by east end of Myrtle Beach International Airport (946-0022 or www.huffmanhelicopters.com), and Executive Helicopters, 2800 Terminal St., North Myrtle Beach (427-7351 or www.executiveheli.com).

• Helicopter Adventures, 1860 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, west of U.S. 17 Bypass, behind NASCAR SpeedPark and across from Broadway at the Beach. 800-359-4386 or www.1800fly4fun.com.

MYRTLE BEACH SEGWAY, 2922-A Howard Ave., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common near Valor Memorial Garden. Self-guided tours, or two-hour guided tours of Huntington Beach State Park: $69. 477-0800 or www.mbsegway.com.

“PIRATE ADVENTURES,” for children, returning in spring, on the Sea Gypsy from Crazy Sister Marina, 4123 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. 651-3676 or www.myrtlebeachpirates.com.

SC-CARES, 236 Abbeville Drive, off U.S. 701 north of Georgetown, tours available by appointment. 546-7893 or www.sc-cares.org.

SEWEE VISITOR & ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER, 5821 U.S. 17 N., Awendaw. Programs include discussion and feeding of two resident sister red wolves 3-4 p.m. Thursdays and 11 a.m.-noon Saturdays. 928-3368 or www.fws.gov/seweecenter.

SWAMP FOX TOURS, across historic Georgetown, from 624 Front St. Hourly 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. $15 ages 13 and older, $5 ages 6-12, and free 5 and younger. 527-1112 or www.swampfoxtours.com.

TOURS DE SANDY ISLAND, birding/nature tours of Sandy Island, in northeast Georgetown County, by appointment, with minimum six per group. 843-408-7187 or www.toursdesandyisland.com.

WACCAMAW COOTER AIRBOAT TOURS, 45- to 60-minute rides from Wacca Wache Marina, 1950 Wachesaw Road, Murrells Inlet, along the Waccamaw River, west of U.S. 17, between Waccamaw Community Hospital and Brookgreen Gardens; schedule depends on tides and weather, with a minimum four riders and maximum six; call for times. 651-2994 or www.plantationrivertours.com.

WALLACE SAILING CHARTERS, sailing cruises by appointment from 525 Front St., Georgetown. 902-6999 or www.wallacesailingcharters.com.

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