Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Feb. 8

02/07/2013 5:00 PM

02/07/2013 10:41 AM

Pirates return for year

After a post-Christmas break, “Pirates Voyage Fun, Feast & Adventure” returns, serving up a dinner show that 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. 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.

BBC series at library

See two episodes of the BBC mini-series “Pride and Prejudice,” starring Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle, each Friday through Feb. 22, for six shows in all.

Details | 6-8 p.m. at Georgetown County Library’s main branch, 405 Cleland St., Georgetown, for free, with reservations at 545-3388 or 545-3316.

See short films in fest

The Florence Short Film Showcase, with seven productions in honor of Black History Month, and afterward, the audience will vote for best film. Details at 704-965-6956 or

Details | 6:30-10 p.m. at Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology, 1951 Pisgah Road, off U.S. 52 in Florence, north Interstate 95, in back of Florence-Darlington Technical Community College campus, for $20.

Choir, Ringers visit

The Presbyterian College Touring Choir and Ringers, from Clinton, south of Spartanburg, will perform. The group dates from 1947, also will tour in England and Scotland for spring break. Details at 421-8431.

Details | 7:30 p.m. at Ocean Drive Presbyterian Church, on Sixth Avenue South in North Myrtle Beach. Donations welcome.

‘August: Osage County’ opens

Theatre of the Republic opens “August: Osage County,” a drama about a dysfunctional family in Oklahoma, with content for mature audiences. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, and Feb. 14-16 and 20-23, and 3 p.m. Sunday and Feb. 16-17 and 23-24. Details at 488-0821 or

Details | at Main Street Theatre, 335 Main St., Conway, for $18.

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