‘Flight Into Abstraction’
The “Flight Into Abstraction” exhibit by Reid Stowe opens, continuing through July, with a reception 2-5 p.m. Saturday, and talk/slide show 2 p.m. July 10 about his schooner journey made in 1,152 days around world. Details at 910-575-5999 or www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.
Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W. (N.C. 179), Calabash, N.C.
Hobcaw goes ‘Wild’
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“Wild Wednesdays,” for families with children, happens weekly through Aug. 7, continuing with an “Alligator Birthday Party.” Register at 546-4623. Details at www.hobcawbarony.org.
Details | 3-4:30 p.m. at Hobcaw Barony, on U.S. 17, just north of Georgetown, for $5.
Brookgreen hails Bard
“Cool Summer Evenings,” Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 9, include “This Wooden O – Shakespeare in the Garden,” 7-7:45 p.m., with excerpts and music from several plays, by actors from Coastal Carolina University’s theater program. Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.
Details | 5-9 p.m. at Brookgreen Gardens (open 9:30 a.m. daily), on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.
Parade, fireworks on tap
Two free family events continue Wednesdays, weather permitting, through August:
• A strolling boardwalk parade, as part of “SummerFest,” 7 p.m. at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, for free. Details at 272-8349 orwww.bflanding.com
• Fireworks over the ocean, as part of “Hot Summer Nights” by the Oceanfront Merchants Association, 10 p.m. from Second Avenue (North) Pier in Myrtle Beach.www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, close a homestand against the Salem Red Sox, a Boston Red Sox farm club from Virginia, with $1 hot dogs available, and post-game fireworks. 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 $6-$13 advance, and $1 more on game day.
‘Rock This Town’ weekly
Wednesdays through Aug. 21, catch “Rock This Town,” with magic by Brandon Wagster and Hannah Lynne, and music by Rinaldo Wright and Michael Sokolik Jr., in a show with the public welcome. Details at 222-2324.
Details | 7:30 p.m. at Cypress Camping Resort, 101 Cypress RV Way, Socastee, off River Road from S.C. 707, by Socastee High School.
‘E.T’ outside in MB
Catch “Movies Under the Stars” on Wednesdays through August, next with “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial.” Details at 839-3500 or www.marketcommonmb.com.
Details | 9 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common, for free.
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