Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Dec. 1
11/30/2013 5:00 PM
11/29/2013 7:05 AM
Play with toy trains
The Grand Strand Model Railroaders will open for special Sunday hours, with a site full of full of interactive, working toy trains. Details at 293-4386 or www.gsmrrc.org.
Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. in club site in Myrtle Beach mall, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, for free.
The 10th annual “Christmas Towne” festival includes the city of Myrtle Beach tree-lighting ceremony, at 6 p.m. Details at 626-7444 or www.grandstrandevents.com.
Details | 2-6:30 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, at Oak Street and 21st Avenue North, for free.
Dillon House Christmas
The “Christmas at the Dillon House” open house reaches its final day. Details at 774-6122.
Details | 2-5 p.m. at J.W. Dillon House Museum, 1108 W. Main S., Dillon.
Parade in Inlet
Bring canned food donations for collection by Girl Scouts walking in the Murrells Inlet Christmas Parade. Details at 357-2007 or www.murrellsinletsc.com.
Details | 3 p.m. on U.S. 17 Business, south from Booty’s at Wilcox Avenue to Brookwood Inn at Pendergrass Avenue
Two special concerts
Special performances are:• Weekly candlelight Advent concerts through Dec. 15, by members of Long Bay Symphony and its youth orchestra, 5 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 1001 Fifth Ave., Conway, this time with a brass quintet. Free. Details at 488-4251
• Third annual Christmas concert, benefiting North Strand Housing Shelter in Longs, 7 p.m. at Little River United Methodist Church, 1629 U.S. 17; donations appreciated. 421-3813 or www.northstrandhousingshelter.org.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach
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