Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on April 7

04/06/2013 5:00 PM

04/02/2013 1:26 PM

Special events galore

Choose from three special events:

• All 4 Paws Animal Rescue Shelter in Pawleys Island will have various events, noon-4 p.m. at the shelter, 67 Waverly Road, off U.S. 17, just south of the Hammock Shops: live music by local musicians, a free hot-dog lunch, a fundraising sale, and an adoption fair with dogs and puppies. Details at 506-2688.
• Grand opening of North Myrtle Beach Area Historical Museum, 799 Second Ave. N., 1-4 p.m. $5 adults, $4 seniors/students/military, $3 children, and free ages 2 and younger. 427-7668 or
• Cruise in by Hot Rod Promotions, 1-4 p.m. at Firehouse Subs, 1610 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach, by Bi-Lo, for free. 503-8245.

Lost At Sea Memorial annual name-adding ceremony, 2 p.m. in Morse Park, on U.S. 17 Business, on south end of Murrells Inlet, by the Hot Fish Club. 458-7671 or

‘Trio’ of plays at museum

The Murrells Inlet Community Theatre’s Second Stage repertory troupe will perform a free, staged reading of David Zinman’s “Trio” on April 7. These one-act plays, comprise “Love Insurance,” “Pigtails in the Outfield” and “Bedtime Story.” Reach Zinman at 248-4169, and the theater at 651-4152 or

Details | 2:30 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, which is open 1-4 p.m., for free.

‘Tenor’ in final bow

The Atlantic Stage professional theater gives its finale of the farce, “Lend Me A Tenor,” set in 1934 in an opera house. Also, bring donations for resale at the Treasure Festival yard-sale troupe benefit set for 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 20. Details at 877-287-8587 or

Details | 3 p.m. at Coastal Carolina University’s Myrtle Beach Education Center, at 79thh Avenue North and U.S. 17 Bypass; $27.50 general admission, $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military, and $17.50 students.

Pelicans close series

Catch the finale of a homestand by the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, against the Wilmington (Del.) Blue Rocks, part of the Kansas City Royals’ system. Also, bring balls and gloves for pre-game catch on the field one hour before first pitch. Details at 918-6000, 877-918-8499 or

Details | 3:05 p.m. at Field at Pelicans Ballpark, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at Grissom Parkway; $8-$11 advance, and $1 more on game day.

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