Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 5

03/04/2014 5:00 PM

02/26/2014 12:34 PM

Lecture at gallery

Hannelore Palmer of Winnabow, N.C., will speak on “Design For the Lazy Gardener,” in a lecture postponed from last month because of an ice storm. Reservations requested: call 910-575-5999 or email More details at

Details | 11 a.m.-noon (open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W. (N.C. 179), Calabash, N.C., for free, but reservations requested.

Cruise Conway waters

Take a cruise on the Waccamaw River and Kingston Lake in Conway aboard Capt. Jim’s “River Memories” Scenic River Tours. Details at 246-1495 or

Details | 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays from Conway Marina, at end of Elm Street, by Conway Marina Store & Ice Cream Shoppe; $15 ages 13 and older, $10 ages 3-12.

Learn to ID birds

Wednesdays in March, in “Backyard Bird ID, for ages 8 and older, visit an outdoor feeding station to observe and learn about common local birds. Details at 238-0874 or

Details | 2-2:30 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.

Play par-3 glow golf

A “Glow the Night” par-3 cosmic golf event continues nightly through Monday. With the lights doused, golfers play with a lighted ball amid specially designed “glow” lighting on the tee boxes, fairways and greens. Details at 215-7888 or

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Tupelo Bay Golf Center, 1800 U.S. 17 Business S., Garden City Beach, for $20.

‘Prince Igor’ on screen

See an encore of the Metropolitan Opera’s “Prince Igor” on the silver screen. Details at 839-3225.

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $22 adults, $20 seniors/students and $15 children.

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