Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on April 28

04/27/2014 5:00 PM

04/24/2014 11:58 AM

See CCU students’ art

The “Portfolio II: Graphic Design” exhibition, by 19 graduating seniors, opens, continuing through May 10, also with a closing reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 9. Details at 349-6454 – call for special parking needs – or

Details | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays in Coastal Carolina University Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery, in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts, for free.

Go ‘Coastal Kayaking’

In “Coastal Kayaking,” Mondays through October, take a guided salt-marsh tour from Oyster Landing in Murrells Inlet. Register at 235-8755 by 4 p.m. the previous Sunday. Details at 235-8755 or

Details | 10 a.m.-noon at Huntington Beach State Park, open 6 a.m.-10 p.m., on U.S. 17 between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, across from Brookgreen Gardens, for $35.

Reptiles in shows

See more than 800 alligators and other animals in one place. Special shows daily on lemurs at 9:30 a.m.; reptiles at 10 a.m., noon and 2, 4, 6 and 8 p.m.; and alligator handling at 11 a.m. and 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. Details at 361-0789 or

Details | 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily at Alligator Adventure, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach; $19.99 ages 13 and older, $17.99 seniors, $14.99 ages 4-12, free ages 3 and younger, and second-day-free pass available for return within seven days.

‘Opry,’ ‘Vibrations’ discount

Local discounts, covering residents of 12 proximate counties, including Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick, continue through May 21 for “The Carolina Opry” and “The Good Vibrations Show” respectively. Details at 913-8888, 800-843-6779 or

Details | Each 7 p.m. – “Opry” on Tuesdays Thursdays and Saturdays, and “Good Vibrations” Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays – at Calvin Gilmore Theatre, on U.S. 17 Business at U.S. 17 Bypass on north tip of Myrtle Beach, for, plus tax: $20 adults, $10 children, with six-person limit.

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