‘A Dog’s Purpose’ among Strand Cinema slate
The Strand Cinema group begins a new weekend of movies: Friday with “Worlds Apart” at 2:30 p.m., and “A Dog’s Purpose” 7 p.m.; and Saturday with “Lion” at 2:30 p.m., and “I, Daniel Blake,” 7 p.m. Details at 843-527-2924 or www.strandcinema.org.
Details: At Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown; each $5 for members, otherwise $7.
Two free movies in The Market Common area
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▪ “Rules Don’t Apply,” for adults, 3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach’s Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Pampas Drive and Horry-Georgetown Technical College Grand Strand campus. 843-918-2380.
▪ “The Jungle Book,” dusk at The Market Common, in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway. 843-839-3500 or www.marketcommonmb.com/events/.
Murrells Inlet VFW fires up Friday fish fry
The public in invited to a weekly “Friday Night Fish Fry.” Details at 843-651-6900.
Details: 4-7 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10420, 4359 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Murrells Inlet. $6.50 per plate.
Band of Oz, McCormick play free concerts outside
▪ Doug McCormick , 9 p.m. at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbour Blvd., along Intracoastal Waterway, west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to Clarion Hotel. 843-903-2628 (BOAT) or boathousemb.com.
Wild Water boasts wave-pool concerts on Fridays
The “Live After 5” series includes entertainment overlooking a wave pool every Friday night through Aug. 11, with extended hours until 9 p.m. Details at 843-238-3787 or www.wild-water.com.
Details: 5-9 p.m. at Wild Water & Wheels, 910 U.S. Business S., Surfside Beach, for $9.95 plus tax ages 3 and older; park opens 10 a.m. daily, with all-day rates available.
‘Cool Summer Evenings’ extend Brookgreen hours
During “Cool Summer Evenings,” Brookgreen Gardens stays open until 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, through Aug. 11, with concerts at 7 p.m. every Wednesday and Friday, this Friday with Stirling Bridge. Also, on Thursdays: Butterfly Field activities at 5 p.m., Ron Daise orating stories at 6 p.m., and for extra $8 for adults, $4 children, “A Pirate Adventure” boat rides at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Details at 843-235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org/CoolSummerEvenings.html.
Details: At Brookgreen, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach (open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily). Free with admission, which lasts seven days: $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.