Four fests continue
Four events begun Saturday go for one more day:
• Little River ShrimpFest, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Little River waterfront; $4 advance or $5 at gate ages 13 and older, free ages 12 and younger. 249-6604 or www.littleriverchamber.org/pages/ShrimpFest2012.
• Harvest Home Weekend Festival, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17 between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach. $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12. 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.
• Model Train Show & Sale, by Grand Strand Model Railroaders, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Lakewood Camping Resort Conference Center, 5873 S. Kings Highway, south of Myrtle Beach; $5 ages 13 and older, otherwise free. 340-8787, 297-7162 or 293-4386.
• Italian Festival, by Sons of Italy, Myrtle Beach Lodge 2662 of Socastee, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, off 21st Avenue North; free. 902-7469, 421-6419 or www.sonsofitalymb.com.
‘Chilympics’ benefit in Inlet
The 13th annual “Lip-Rippin’ Chilympics Chili Cook-off,” with 30 “Chilimasters” competing and various entertainers such as Ten Toes Up, will benefit the Surfrider Foundation Grand Strand Chapter. Details at 333-2034 or surfridergrandstrand.org.
Triple art bill
“An Artist’s Eye: A Journey through Modern and Contemporary Art with Sigmund Abeles” and “Figuratively Speaking: The Art of Sigmund Abeles” remain on display through Dec. 29, and “Jonathan Green – The Artist as Servant-Leader: A Retrospective of Community Engagement” through Dec. 30. Details at 238-2510 or www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.
Fall gospel concert
The Coastal Inspirational Ambassadors student gospel choir will perform its fall concert. Details at 349-2502 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows visit MyrtleBeach