Take off in exhibit
“Encounters: UFO Experience” is open Thursdays-Sundays, then goes daily May 27. Details at 353-0046 or www.ufoexhibition.com.
Details | 11 a.m.-8 p.m. at Broadway at the Beach, off 29th Avenue North and Grissom Parkway in Myrtle Beach; $14 ages 13 and older, $12 students, $10 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.
Salute to military
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“Military Appreciation Thursdays” continue through May, with gatherings with light refreshments and music, with each week focusing on a different service branch – today, it’s the Navy. All veterans and active duty personnel invited to all the events. Details at 215-4700, www.hcml.org or email email@example.com.
Details | 2-4 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Socastee branch, 141 707-Connector Road, off S.C. 707 west of S.C. 544, for free.
Birds battle Hillcats
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, close a three-game series against the Lynchburg Hillcats, an Atlanta Braves farm club from Virginia. This “Great Gatsby Night” includes “Thirsty Thursday,” with $1 beers 6-8 p.m. Details at 918-6000, 877-918-8499 or www.myrtlebeachpelicans.com.
Details | 7:05 p.m. at TicketReturn.com Field, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at Grissom Parkway, for $8-$11 advance, and $1 more on game day.
‘Child’s Play’ home stretch
Atlantic Stage’s “Child’s Play” for mature audiences, begins its final weekend of performances, through Sunday. Details at 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.
Details | 7:30 p.m. at Coastal Carolina University’s Myrtle Beach Education Center, at 79th Avenue North and U.S. 17 Bypass; $27.50 general admission, $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military, and $17.50 students.
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