Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on July 23

07/22/2014 5:00 PM

07/19/2014 3:57 PM

Museum open later

Catch a trio of summer exhibits with extended midweek hours through Aug. 14: “Classic Images: Photography by Ansel Adams,” through Sept. 21, and “Claire Ferrell: A is for Art” and “Track of the Rainbow Serpent: Australian Aboriginal Paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater,” both through Sept. 14. Details at 238-2510 or

Details | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, and 1-4 p.m. Sundays, at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for free, but donations welcome.

Play takes historic twist

“Cool Summer Evenings” continue, with extended hours Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 8, including “Theater Under the Oaks: “Aaron & Theodosia” on Wednesdays, a play based on letters between Aaron Burr, the nation’s third vice president, and daughter Theodosia Burr Alston. Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or

Details | 5-9 p.m. at Brookgreen Gardens (open 9:30 a.m. daily), on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.

Concerts in two parks

Catch a free concert in either of two cities:

• The Duke Ladd Band, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Sunset Beach (N.C.) Village Park gazebo, on Queen Anne Street. Details at
• Grocery Store Gentleman in the Oceanfront Merchants Association’s “Hot Summer Nights,” 8-11 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard.

‘Monty Python’ in encores

Catch an encore of “Monty Python Mostly Live” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, for $18 adult $17 student/senior $16 child. Also, a weekly “Classic Film Series” continues, with screenings on 2 p.m. Sundays and 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesdays, with one more day of “The Breakfast Club,” at regular movie prices. Details at 839-3225 or

Details | at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach.

Comedy club doubles up

Choose from two comedy shows daily through Saturday at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. Details at 839-2565 or

• “The Magic of Carl Michael, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday and 6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, for $21.95 ages 13 and older, otherwise $11.95.
• Monte Allen, 9 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, and 8 and 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday, for $15.

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

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