Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Oct. 18

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Hat trick of exhibits

Three exhibits are on display through about year’s end: “Passionate Collectors and 25 Years of Jonathan Green” and “Celia Pearson: Glass Transformed, A Photographer Explores Sea Glass,” both through Dec. 29, and “The Opulent Object: Tapestries by Jon Riis with Sculpture by Richard Mafong and Mike Harrison,” through Jan. 5. Details at 238-2510 or

Details | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for free.

See ‘Quartet’ for free

Adults and seniors are invited to catch a movie every Friday, next with “Quartet,” starring Maggie Smith and rated PG-13. Details at 918-2380.

Details | 3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Farrow Parkway and The Market Common, for free.

Get ‘Nature’s Nasties’

In “Nature’s Nasties,” Fridays in October, learn about myths and how to identify and avoid some potential dangers of Mother Nature such as jellyfish, copperheads and poison ivy. Details at 238-0874 or

Details | 3-3:45 p.m. (park open 6 a.m.-10 p.m.) at Myrtle Beach State Park, on U.S. 17 Business, one mile south of Ocean Boulevard/Farrow Parkway; free with admission: $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors, and $3 ages 6-15.

Michael gets magical

See “The Magic of Carl Michael” in a family show Friday-Saturday. Details at 839-2565 or

Details | 6 p.m. at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $15 ages 13 and older, otherwise $10.

Velo at Boathouse

See Andy Velo in the “Friday Night Lights” weekly concert series. Details at 903-2628 or

Details | 9 p.m. at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along the Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to the Clarion Hotel; no cover charge.

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