Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on May 7

05/06/2014 5:00 PM

05/01/2014 4:00 PM

Fly into butterfly house

Anyone who wears wings on “Wings Wednesdays” this month receives free admission into the Butterfly Bungalow and garden, a temporary exhibit through September. Also, join the Butterfly Brigade Parade at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Details at 910-458-7468 or

Details | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. outside N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, for $3 – aquarium admission is $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, and $8.95 ages 3-12.

‘Illusions’ at Palace

“Illusions of Magic” continues through Sept. 27, at these times through May: 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, and 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Details at 448-0588, 888-841-2787 or

Details | at Palace Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass and 21st Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, for $34.95, $39.95 or $44.95 ages 13 and older, matinees $29.95; and $9.95 ages 12 or younger for all shows.

Learn about Lowcountry

Take a walk through Lowcountry history and learn about the “Swamp Fox,” Gen. Francis Marion. Details at 545-7020 or

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays at Georgetown County Museum’s new site, 120 Broad St., Georgetown, for $5 ages 19 and older, $4 ages 60 and older, and $2 ages 7-18, and free ages 6 and younger.

‘Four Letter Word’ show

Catch the Carolina Improv Company’s “Four Letter Word” adult show, in which the cast takes a single four-letter word from the audience to build into an entire show. Details at 272-4242 or

Details | 7:30 p.m. in Uptown Theater, at Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, for $12.75 advance online, or $14 at door.

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Laugh with Woodhull

Andy Woodhull, a former semi-finalist on CMT’s “Next Big Comic, opens for four nights through Saturday. Details at 839-2565 or

Details | 8 p.m. (and 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday) at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $15.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach

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