Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 17

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‘Shock Shiver’ music fest

The Shock Shiver Music Festival consists of 12 acts – Black Hand Throne, The Day of Night, Driven Under, Killa Bytz, Ricky Lee, Peter Morealle, Manbearpig, Oceans Orange, Open Wire, Rabble N Rebellion, Wormboy, and Lindo Velarde – in a fundraiser for Ivy Leaf Film Productions’ inaugural Shock Shiver Film Festival, Oct. 31 at Frank Theatres’ CineBowl & Grille, at Inlet Square, in Murrells Inlet. Details at 650-6697, 267-7052 or

Details | noon-2 a.m. at Suck Bang Blow, 3393 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, for $10, or free for motorcyclists.

Pair of cruise-ins

• By Hot Rod Promotions, noon-3 p.m. at Cheesesteak U, 1315 U.S. 501 Business, Conway, next to Oliver’s Restaurant Free. Details at 503-8245.
• “Mopars at the Beach” conclusion, noon-4 p.m. at at Wheels of Yesteryear auto and truck museum (903-4774 or, 413 Hospitality Lane, off U.S. 501, near Carolina Forest, across from Tanger Outlets, by Myrtle Beach Speedway. Free, but preregistration requested. Details at

Three free weekly concerts

• “Surfside Beach Sunday Serenades,” 2-5 p.m. with Jesse Uzzel, Brian Roessler, Doug Fankhauser, and Fair, 2-5 p.m. in Surfside Beach’s Passive Park with veterans memorial, at Surfside and Willow drives, by front of Horry County Memorial Library, Surfside Beach branch. Details at 450-7281.
• Tru Sol, at 5 p.m. at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to Clarion Hotel. 903-2628 or
• The Tim Clark Band, 6:30 p.m. in Holden Beach, N.C., Pavilion, at end of Jordan Boulevard. 910-253-2031 or

‘Elvis’ movie in series

A “Classic Film Series” hits its final week, with “Elvis: That’s the Way It Is” at 2 p.m. Sunday and 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday. Details at 839-3225 or

Details | at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for regular movie prices.

’50s sock hop party

Join a 1950s sock hop dance and party, with live music by Mister Fifties. Details at 798-2639.

Details | 3-5 p.m. at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, for $5.

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

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