Conway revels all day with annual ‘Riverfest’
The annual “Conway Riverfest,” includes concerts by the McGuire Band at 3 p.m., Snake Malone & The Black Cat Bone 6 p.m., and Marc Broussard 8 p.m., in Riverfront Park; and fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Details at 843-248-2273 or www.conwayriverfest.com.
Details: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. in Conway’s Riverfront Park, at end of Elm Street, and on Marina Drive. Free admission for Marina Drive activities and concerts, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; and $5 ages 13 and older, otherwise free, for Riverfront Park area, 3-10 p.m., with hand stamps available for re-entry.
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▪ “Independence Saturday Celebration,” 10 a.m.-6 p.m., including music, noon-5 p.m. by Larry Stevens, and Mike Monetti, at La Belle Amie Vineyard, 1120 St. Joseph Road, Little River, just west of North Myrtle Beach Middle School. $5; also, bring two canned/dry good items for food bank, for $3 discount. 843-399-9463 or labelleamie.com.
▪ Annual “Independence Day Celebration,” benefiting ALS Association S.C. Chapter (803-851-3233 or websc.alsa.org), 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson, 4710 S. Kings Highway, just south of Myrtle Beach city limits and Seagate Village neighborhood. Free, including music by Backfire, and performances by Bryan Dangerous. 843-369-5555 or www.myrtlebeachharley.com.
▪ “The Declaration of Independence” lecture, with Christopher Boyle, 1 p.m. at Horry County Museum, 805 Main St., Conway – open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free. 843-915-5320 or www.horrycountymuseum.org.
Nearby N.C. events include ‘Toy Soldier Workshop’
▪ Junior Reserves “Toy Soldier Workshop” – teaching youth about colors, shapes, and functionality of U.S. military uniforms and equipment – 10 a.m.-2 p.m., then presentation at 2 p.m., by Krystal Lee, about historic female pilots’ connection to local antiaircraft training during World War II, all at Fort Fisher State Historic Site, 1610 Fort Fisher Blvd. S. (U.S. 421), Kure Beach, N.C. Free. 910-458-5538 or www.nchistoricsites.org/fisher/.
▪ Midnight Allie concert, 6:30 p.m. at Middleton Park Soccer Field, on S.E. 46th Street in Oak Island, N.C. 910-253-2031 or bcparks.recdesk.com.
Cruise-in, car show roll at south Strand spots
▪ Myrtle Beach Car Club cruise-in, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Spencerz Sports Bar, 1800 U.S. 17 Business N., in Old Time Pottery plaza, along Surfside Beach’s north town line. Free. 843-458-7720, 843-742-9802 or www.myrtlebeachcarclub.com.
▪ Hot Rod Promotions, at “Red, White and Bang Car, Truck & Bike Show,” noon-5 p.m. at Suck Bang Blow, 3393 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. $20 registration; free to see. 843-503-8245.
House of Blues host for In This Moment
Catch a concert slate with In This Moment, along with Motionless In White, Vimic, and Little Miss Nasty. Details at 843-272-3000 or www.hob.com/myrtlebeach.
Details: 7 p.m. at House of Blues, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. $28-$60, plus ticketing fees.
Strand Cinema rolls for two more weekends
Strand Cinema stays busy for two more weekends in this stretch, at the Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown. Each $5 members, otherwise $7. Details at 843-527-2924 or www.strandcinema.org:
▪ “Lion,” 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. July 7.
▪ “I, Daniel Blake,” 7 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. July 7.
▪ “A Dog’s Purpose” (2017), 2:30 p.m. July 8.
▪ “Worlds Apart” (2015), 7 p.m. July 8.
Library exhibits Slice paintings, Robidoux photos
Paintings on canvas and watercolor paper, by Barnie Slice of Pawleys Island, and photos by Ed Robidoux of Murrells Inlet, founder and president of the Tidelands Photography Club, are on exhibit through August. Details at 843-545-3623 or georgetowncountylibrary.sc.gov.
Details: At Georgetown County Library Waccamaw Neck branch, 41 St. Paul Place, Litchfield Beach, off Willbrook Boulevard – Open 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays.