Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 18

08/17/2014 5:00 PM

08/18/2014 5:46 AM

McMillen signs books

Steve McMillen, author of “Cougars at the Beach,” will have a book signing. Details at 235-9618.

Details | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at My Sister’s Books, 13057 Ocean Highway (U.S. 17), Pawleys Island.

Camellia Society convenes

The Grand Strand Camellia Society will have an organizational meeting for 2014-15, with discussion of the 11th annual Camellia Show, which is Jan. 10 at Litchfield By the Sea in Litchfield Beach. Details at 295-2556 or

Details | 4:30 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, 410 Surfside Drive; guests welcome.

Gas Station Disco at HOB

Gas Station Disco hits the outdoor stage nightly through Saturday on The Deck. Details at 272-3000 or

Details | 7-11 p.m at House of Blues, at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, for free.

Free skating for locals

Enjoy a free-skate night for local residents with a VIP card. Details at 748-0302 or

Details | 5-10 p.m. at Fun Warehouse, 2349 Dick Pond Road (S.C. 544), near Surfside Beach, a half-mile west of U.S. 17 Bypass. Show local ID to obtain card.

Quad of comedy acts

Choose from four comedic slates:

• “Wild 4 Hypnosis“ comedy show by married pair Rich and Elizabeth Wylde, almost daily, on this day with “mild” family show at 7 p.m. and adult show 9:15 p.m., at Big Laughs Theatre, 2696 Beaver Run Blvd., Suite A, Millennium Run Plaza, by Wal-Mart in Surfside Commons, near Surfside Beach, off S.C. 544, east of U.S. 17 Bypass. $25, children ages 15 and younger free. Details at 750-0514 or
• Comedy hypnosis show with Herb McCandles, 7 p.m. (and 9 p.m. Tuesday) at Carolina Comedy Club, Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. $15. 839-2565 or
• Carolina Improv Company’s “Whose Beach Is It Anyway?” 7:30 p.m. Mondays (but not Aug. 25) and Wednesdays through August in Uptown Theater, Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, for $12.75 advance online or $14 at door. 272-4242 or
• Basile, 8 p.m. daily through Sunday (also 10:15 p.m. Friday-Saturday), with Cooter Douglas opening, at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach. $15. 449-4242 or

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