Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 30

03/29/2014 5:00 PM

03/24/2014 12:55 PM

Trio of creative outings

• “Art in Common” Arts and Crafts Festival finale – by Seacoast Artists Gallery of Myrtle Beach 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common. Free. 232-7009 or
• “Children’s Butterfly Activity Afternoon,” 1-4 p.m. at “Whispering Wings” Butterfly House and the Enchanted Storybook Forest at Brookgreen Gardens (open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily), on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, with 15-minute visits on this day only for $1, otherwise 30-minute walk-throughs are an extra $3 ages 13 and older, $2 ages 4-12, through October – along with garden admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12. 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or
• Dancing for a Cause,” 4-6 p.m. at Ocean Drive Presbyterian Church, 410 Sixth Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach, with shag exhibition and lessons by Charlie Womble and Jackie McGee, $5 donation, benefiting medical expenses for Claudia Hilburn, coping with scleroderma. 907-2412.

Ballet, opera on screen

Choose from two special shows on the big screen: the Bolshoi Ballet’s “Marco Spada” at 11 a.m. (encore at 7 p.m. Tuesday), and Royal Opera House’s “Don Giovanni” at 1 p.m. Details at 272-6598, or

Details | at Carmike 12 at Myrtle Beach Mall, at U.S.17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, for $15 and $20, respectively.

Four plays on this day

• “Always ... Patsy Cline” final shows, 3 and 7:30 p.m. at Carolina Forest High School, 700 Gardner Lacy Road, east of U.S. 501. $20. 236-7997 or
• “Cinderella” finals show, by Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre, 4 p.m. at Beach Church, 557 George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach. $20 ages 13-64, and $15 ages 3-12 and 65 and older. 839-5678 or
• Brunswick Little Theatre’s Stagestruck Players, in “Dear Edwina Jr.,” 3 p.m. (and 7:30 p.m. April 4-5 and 3 p.m. April 6) at Brunswick Center at Southport, 1513-1 N. Howe Street, Southport, N.C., behind Wingate Inn. $14 adults, $10 students with ID, and $5 ages 12 and younger. Details at 910- 471-7741 or
• “The Nerd” by Atlantic Stage, through April 13: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays at the CCU Myrtle Beach Education Center’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass – $27.50 general admission; $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military; $17.50 students, including Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members; and $10 side section seats. 877-287-8587 or

Skating deal rolls

A “Fun Pass” event includes unlimited roller skating, inflatables (for ages 10 and younger), and laser tag (ages 5 and older). Details at 748-0302 or

Details | 5-9 p.m. at Fun Warehouse (open noon-9 p.m.), 2349 Dick Pond Road (S.C. 544), near Surfside Beach, a half-mile west of U.S. 17 Bypass, for $10.

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