Break bread with bunny
Pick a meal with the Easter Bunny:
• 8-10 a.m. at Ripley’s Aquarium, at Broadway at the Beach, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $19.95; 916-0888 or 800-734-8888.www.ripleysaquarium.com
• 9-10:30 a.m. at Travinia Italian Kitchen, at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, for $10; 233-8500 orwww.traviniaitaliankitchen.com
• 9-10:30 a.m. at Hard Rock Cafe, at Broadway at the Beach, for $9.95 ages 3 and older, otherwise free; 946-0007 orwww.hardrock.com/myrtlebeach
• 9-11 a.m. or 12:30-2:30 p.m., at Children’s Museum of South Carolina, 2501 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, for $12; 946-9469;www.cmsckids.org
Pair of cruise-ins
Choose from two fourth annual cruise-ins:
• Hot Rod Promotions’ Easter Car Show & Picnic, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Huntington Beach State Park, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, for park admission – $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors, $3 ages 6-15 – plus $10 registration and covered dish for picnic. Call 503-8245.
• Myrtle Beach Car Club’s Easter Car Show, benefiting local charities, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lakewood Camping Resort, 5837 U.S. 17 S., between Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach; registration 9 a.m. for $20. Call 215-3849 or 742-9802.
Easter time events
Easter time celebrations this weekend include:
• Easter Egg Hunt celebration, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., with hunt at 11 a.m., as well as hay rides and animal feedings, at Thompson Farm and Nursery, 1625 Bucksville Drive, near Bucksport, off U.S. 701 south of Conway, for $5. 236-1400 orwww.thompsonfarmandnursery.com
• Annual Conway Egg Hunt, rescheduled from March 23, because of rain, in Conway Recreation Complex, 1515 Mill Pond Road, near shelter, by age group: ages 1-2 at 10 a.m., 3-5 at 10:15, 6-8 at 10:30, and 9-12 at 10:45 – children encouraged to bring own baskets. 248-1740 orwww.conwayparksand recreation.com
• North Myrtle Beach Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. March 30 in city’s McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive, south of Main Street, between First and Second avenues South. 280-5584.
• At Bass Pro Shops, through Sunday, at Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, for free (361-4800 orwww.basspro.com
): egg hunts for ages 2-10, 1-2 p.m.; registration opens at 12:30 p.m.; and free photos with Easter Bunny 1-4 p.m.
• Easter “Egg”stravaganza, for ages 10 and younger, 2-4 p.m. at Surfside Beach’s Martin Field, at Dogwood Drive and Eighth Avenue South, including train rides and face panting, for free. 650-9548 orwww.surfsidebeach.org/events/easter_eggstravaganza_2013_final.pdf
‘Family Day’ at museum
A “Family Day” will include steel-drum music of Vince Stout from the band Sea Pans and such activities as making a shell or shark tooth necklace, a sea bottle, or a fish mask. Everyone is asked to bring donations of non-perishable food for the South Brunswick Interchurch Council Food Bank. Details at 910-579-1016 or www.museumplanetarium.org.
Beer Fest at HOB
A jam session led by the Rev. Spider Webb and the Boogie Blues Revue, Chicago Bob Hess, and other local blues musicians will raise funds for victims of the Carolina Forest fire. Details at 280-6696. Musicians who want to join in are asked to call 516-1652.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows visit MyrtleBeach