ONE SHOW THROUGH SUNDAY, ANOTHER OPENS TUESDAY | 04.20, 04.22
‘Great Expectations’ weekend
The Seacoast Artists Guild’s Novice Art Show, and the “Great Expectations” exhibit by six Coastal Carolina University students taught by Cat Taylor, continues through Sunday at Seacoast Artists Gallery, 3032 Nevers St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common.
The CCU group’s exhibition explores issues such as sexism and objectification from various expectations that young women face in modern society as seen through the eyes of Ashlee Arakas, Callie Barfield, Brittany Clark, Katie Farrelly, Rebecca Jolly and Gwendolyn Washington. Meet them at a reception and awards ceremony 6-8 p.m. Saturday.
Also, the Carolinas’ Nature Photographers Association, Myrtle Beach Region, opens its Spring Art Show & Sale, with a wine-and-cheese open house 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, and going through April 27. See 119 images by a collective 42 photographers.
The gallery’s open noon-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-6 p.m. Sundays. Details at 232-7009 or www.seacoastartistsguild.com.
FRIDAY-SUNDAY | 04.18-04.20
Earth Day Music Fest weekend
Compassion Music and The Wellness Council for South Carolina have expanded the seventh annual Earth Day Music Fest to three days, in a different site daily:
OPENS MONDAY | 04.21
‘Singing in the Sun’
The 16th annual “Singing in the Sun” opens Monday for six nights through April 26 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, at Oak Street and 21st Avenue North.
The scheduled lineup of entertainment, mostly at 6:30 p.m. daily, is:
Tickets for ages 13 and older on April 21-26 are $20.50 and $26.50-$28.50 nightly; also multi-night ticket discounts of $5, $7 and $10 for three, four and five-night packages, respectively. Free for ages 12 and younger. Details at 888-238-6858 or www.abrahamproductions.net.
FINAL TWO WEEKS | Through 04.27
CCU concert schedule winding down
The arts calendar at Coastal Carolina University is rounding third base and heading home as spring semester ends soon. Catch these events this month, on the main campus in Conway. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts:
Also, in the CCU Randall Bryan Art Gallery, in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays (349-6454 – call for special parking needs – or www.coastal.edu/bryanartgallery):
FRIDAY-SATURDAY | 04.18-04.19
Other special events outsidewww.downtownsouthport.org www.southport-oakisland-kiwanis.org www.winyahrivers.org www.museumplanetarium.org www.labelleamie.com www.surfsideliverocks.com www.hob.com/,myrtlebeach