Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on April 28

04/27/2013 5:00 PM

04/23/2013 2:26 PM

Dog show finale

Take an easy escape to see the final day of the Myrtle Beach Kennel Club’s American Kennel Club-sanctioned dog show, with more than 760 entries, and activities spread across two buildings. Details at 365-1622 or

Details | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fairgrounds, 5226 E. Palmetto St., Florence, for free, but $5 parking.

Inlet-wide cleanup

Join Spring Tide as Murrells Inlet has a community cleanup day in creeks and streets. Bring boots, boats, kayaks, bug spray and gloves. Details from Murrells Inlet 2020 a 357-2007 or

Details | Meet 9:45 a.m. for assignments at Morse Park Landing, on south end of U.S. 17 Business in Murrells Inlet, then work until 1 p.m., and reconvene nearby at Hot Fish Club for live music and festivities, including “Best Damn Chowder Cook-Off.”

Honor Flight feast

Join a cookout to benefit the Honor Flight Myrtle Beach cause, giving day trips of Washington, D.C., memorials to local World War II veterans. Sick Stooges will entertain. Details at 650-6565.

Details | Noon (rain date May 5) at American Legion Post 40, 5811 Creekside Drive, Socastee; all you can eat for $8 ages 13 and older, $4 ages 5-12, free ages 4 and younger.

‘Fore!’ art tees off

“Fore! Images of Golf in Art” opens April 28, continuing through Sept. 15, with more than 40 works in watercolor, oil and sculpture depicting many colossal figures of the sport, such as Babe Didrikson, Bobby Jones, Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods. Details at 238-2510 or

Details | 1-4 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., across from Midway Par 3, for free.

Groups in concert

Choose from some special concerts:

• Long Bay Music Teacher Association Spring Piano Recital, 3 p.m. at Andy Owings School of Music & Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, across from Books-A-Million in Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach, for free. 839-1505 or
• Coastal Carolina University Faculty Jazz Sextet and debut of Grand Strand Jazz Orchestra – a big band playing music by Chris Connolly, 7:30 p.m. in CCU’s Wheelwright Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway, for $9 adults; $7 CCU and Horry-Georgetown Technical College alumni, ages 65 and older, and Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members; $3 CCU and HGTC students, faculty and staff, and ages 11-17; and free ages 10 and younger. 349-2787 or

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