Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on May 12

05/11/2014 5:00 PM

05/08/2014 11:16 AM

Dine at Pirates Voyage

Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show includes two pirates camps doing battle among acrobats, trained animals such as dogs, exotic birds and sea lions, and mermaids. Details at 497-9700, 800-433-4401 or

Details | 6 p.m. nightly in May – with more shows in summer – at Pirates Voyage, on U.S. 17 Bypass, near northern junction of U.S. 17 Business in Myrtle Beach, for $49.04 or $54.49 ages 12 and older, $23.97 or $29.42 ages 4-11.

Group watches ‘Don Carlo’

The Grand Strand Opera Workshop meets the second Monday monthly, this time with a DVD showing of Verdi’s “Don Carlo.” Details at 385-3963, and Brightwater at 903-8300.

Details | 6 p.m. at Brightwater, 101 Brightwater Road, off International Drive and S.C. 31, northwest of Myrtle Beach; annual dues $25 individual, or $35 for family/couple; first meeting free for guests.

‘A Chess Player’ premiere

See Chip White, a North Myrtle Beach native whose sister is Vanna White from “Wheel of Fortune,” in the Myrtle Beach premiere of a short film he produced, “A Chess Player.” Details at

Details | 7 p.m. at Grand 14 Cinema, at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach.

Legends adds Tyler

In a summer lineup through August, Legends in Concert tribute artists celebrate music by the Blues Brothers, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Elvis Presley, with Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler joining the cast on this day, and June 16-Aug. 16, adding Taylor Swift. Details at 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or

Details | 8 p.m. at Legends, on U.S. 17 Bypass, off 29th Avenue North, across from Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach and next to Planet Hollywood. Tickets are, plus tax: $37.95 or $42.95 for ages 17 and older, and $13.95 or $18.95 ages 3-16; booth $48.95 and $23.95, respectively per age group; and VIP $45.95 for all. Also, through May 30: free ticket for active and retired military, and teachers in Horry and Georgetown counties, with the purchase of one full price, regular adult ticket.

Open-mic Mondays

At an open-mic night for adults, Mondays through May 19, see the first 12 comics who signed up after doors open at 7 p.m. take the stage. Details at 839-2565 or

Details | 8 p.m. at Carolina Comedy Club and Back Stage Bar and Grill, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $5 admission.

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

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