Entertainment

Arts and cultural calendar for the Myrtle Beach area

AUDITIONS

BRUNSWICK ARTS COUNCIL, seeks performers and volunteers for annual Charles Dickens Christmas Festival Nov. 30-Dec. 1 in Southport, N.C. Meet 6-8 p.m. June 28 or 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (1-3 p.m. for auditions) June 30. at Brunswick Community College Odell Williamson Auditorium in Supply, N.C. 910-371-2641 or email artsinbc@gmail.com.

GRAND STRAND HARMONY CHORUS, “Christmas in July” open house for women of all ages, 7:30 p.m. July 24 at Surfside United Methodist Church, 800 N. 13th Ave., Surfside Beach, at U.S. 17 Business. Activities include introduction to barbershop and upcoming eight-week Christmas program. 650-0625 or 650-7323.

DANCING

DANCE JAM PARTIES, for adults 8-11 p.m. on last Friday monthly, next on June 29, with a lesson and food and beverages, at By the Sea Dance-Fitness-Music, 1145 Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach. $10. 800-299-9050 or www.bytheseadance.com.

DANCELINK USA. Weekly dances: Tuesdays, beginner shag 6:30 p.m., and intermediate 7:30 p.m., each $10 at DanceLink USA studio, 109 Cedar Ave., North Myrtle Beach; and Wednesdays, country couples beginner 6:30 p.m. and intermediate 7 p.m., each $7 at Surfside Bowl Entertainment Center Brick House Lounge, 510 U.S. 17 Business N., Surfside Beach. 281-1102 or www.dancelinkusa.com.

GRAND STRAND STRUTTERS, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 215-0141.

GRAND STRAND USA DANCE, CHAPTER 6024, ballroom classes Mondays at Trinity United Methodist Church, 706 14th Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach: beginners 6 p.m., intermediate 7 p.m., $7 members, otherwise $9. 283-0007 or 602-7197. Next social ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m. July 28 at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, includes dance lesson by Sandra Lucas-Hyde, with music by The Music Machine. Bring dish to share; beverages supplied; singles welcome; $7 members, otherwise $10. 808-3397 or www.usadancegrandstrand.org.

LET’S DANCE, 5221 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Weekly classes such as Sculpt & Stretch, Zumba, Latin dancing and dance teacher training. Fees vary. 997-2300 or www.letsdancemb.com.

LINE DANCING CLASSES:

• Beginner and easy intermediate, 1:30-4 p.m. Mondays at The Marlin, 614 Atlantic Ave., Garden City Beach, across from Kroger side entrance. $3. 450-4299.



• Beginners 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursdays and high beginner/easy intermediate 6-8 p.m. Mondays at Dick Johnson Civic Center, on Pine Drive in Surfside Beach, behind town hall. $3 each. Also, “Absolute Beginners” starting soon; class size limited. 651-4603.



• “Beginner Line Dance Class every Thursday 10:30-noon at the Surfside Beach Civic Center. High beginner/easy intermediate class on Monday nights 6-8 also at the Civic Center. 651-4603.



• Intermediate, 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays at Dick Johnson Civic Center, on Pine Drive in Surfside Beach, behind town hall. $3. 455-0442 or email

nanagw@sc.rr.com

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH CLASSES, all at J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possum Trot Road: square stepping 11:15 a.m. Thursdays ($3); Zumba 10:10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays ($4 each); clogging for beginners 5 p.m. and intermediate/advance 6 p.m. Mondays ($8 each, or pay by month); Grand Strand Ballroom Club Practice Parties noon Wednesdays ($5 single, $7 couples); Let’s Salsa 7 p.m. Wednesdays ($10 single, $15 couple); Tango Society 8 p.m. Wednesdays ($10 single, $15 couple); “Tuesday Shag” 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays ($10); shag lessons for beginners 6 p.m. and beginners plus 7 p.m. Thursdays; Grand Strand Ballroom Club 11 a.m. Mondays ($10 single $15 couple); and line dancing 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays ($4 each). 280-5570 or parks.nmb.us.

RJR BALLROOM CO., weekly dance events include 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Sundays at Senor Frog’s at Broadway at the Beach. $10 cover. 808-1634, www.dancemyrtlebeach.com or email info@dancemyrtlebeach.com.

SAND DOLLAR SQUARES AND ROUND DANCE CLUB, Western-style square dances 7-9 p.m. Mondays at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach; $5. 236-9909.

SHAG LESSONS, Wednesdays: 2 p.m. intermediate, 3 p.m. beginners, $4 each, at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N. Myrtle Beach. 222-6600.

“WINE DANCING”, led by Wanda and Jim York, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays through July, and 2:30-6 p.m. July 8 and 15 at Silver Coast Winery, 6680 Barbeque Road, Ocean Isle Beach, N.C., for $5 each. Details at 910-287-4243, 732-470-8612 or Wandafull1@hotmail.com; or winery: 910-287-2800 or www.silvercoastwinery.com. Also dinner-dance 6-9:30 p.m. July 20 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10804, on S.C. 57 in Little River, for $10.

“ZUMBA WITH LINDA C.”, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Mondays-Fridays, and Zumba toning 10:45-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, at Surfside Bowl Center’s Brick House Lounge, 510 U.S. 17 Business N., Surfside Beach. $5 per class. 655-0839 or www.zumbawithlindac.com.

FESTIVALS/SPECIAL EVENTS

* CAROLINA SHORES QUILT CLUB showcase of more than 80 quilts, 10 a.m.-noon in Carolina Shores Property Owners Association building, 17 Lakeview Court, Carolina Shores, N.C., to benefit Ronald McDonald House in Durham, N.C. Free. 910-575-2256.

“FUN IN THE SUN CHEER AND DANCE CLINIC” with the Carolina Panthers TopCats, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden. $35; register at Dolce Lusso Salon and Spa, 3050 Howard Ave., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common, or at www.dolcelusso.com. Details at 980-875-0559 or email karaward@dolcelusso.com.

* ITALIAN FESTIVAL, by Sons of Italy Lodge 2662 of Socastee, celebrating 20th anniversary, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. July 7-8 outside Inlet Square mall in Murrells Inlet. 902-7469, 421-6419, www.sonsofitalymb.com or karencrisalli@sc.rr.com.

LA BELLE AMIE VINEYARD, 1120 St. Joseph Road, Little River, just west of North Myrtle Beach Middle School. Frequent festivals on Saturdays, including American Pie Oldies Music Fest noon-6 p.m. Saturday, with Latitude and The Renovation Band performing until 5 p.m.; $8 ages 18-79, bring two canned/dry good items for area food banks for $3 off admission. 399-9463 or www.labelleamie.com.

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MISCELLANEOUS

ART CLASSES, in paint or pastel and charcoal, taught 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Fridays by Stuart Fleishman at North Myrtle Beach’s J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possum Trot Road; $85 for four classes, or $25 per class; 213-1037.

CINEMARK SPECIAL EVENTS, at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach: opera “Le Conte Ory” 6:30 p.m. June 29, $18 adults, $17 seniors/students, $16 children. 839-3225.

CRUISE-INS/CAR SHOWS:

• Hot Rod Promotions, for all cars, for free: noon-3 p.m. Saturday at Veterans Cafe & Grill, 1144 Shine Ave., Myrtle Beach, behind The Market Common; and 6-9 p.m. June 30 at Cool Daddy’s Restaurant, 670 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach. 503-8245.



• Myrtle Beach Car Club: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Sticky Fingers, 4200 U.S. 17 S., North Myrtle Beach. 215-3849 or 742-9802.



GRAND STRAND MODEL RAILROADERS INC., club site, in Myrtle Beach mall, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, 4-7 p.m. Mondays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays. Free. 297-7162 or 293-4386.

FREE MOVIES IN PARKS:

• “Movies Under the Stars, 9 p.m. Wednesdays through August in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common. 839-3500 or

www.marketcommonmb.com

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• “Movies at McLean,” 15 minutes after sunset on second Friday monthly through October, in North Myrtle Beach’s McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive, south of Main Street, between First and Second avenues south. 280-5570, ext. 1.



• “Movies in the Park,” dusk on second and fourth Fridays in July and August in Conway’s Riverfront Park, on Elm Street. 248-1740 or www.conwayparksandrecreation.com



PALMETTO STREET ROLLERGIRLS, flat-track derby league. Next bout: “Cruel Summer Invitational” July 7 at Fun Warehouse, on S.C. 544, between Surfside Beach and Socastee. www.palmettostaterollergirls.com or email psrg@mail.com.

ROLLER SKATING

Admission varies by site.

• Dream Land Skating Arena, 4475 Privetts Road, east of U.S. 701, north of Conway; open Tuesdays and Thursdays-Sundays; details at 369-2055 or www.dreamlandskatingarena.com.



• Fun Warehouse Family Fun Center, 2349 Dick Pond Road (S.C. 544), between Socastee and Surfside Beach, a half-mile east of U.S. 17 Bypass; open daily; 748-0302 or

www.funwarehousemb.com

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THEATERS

Prices, times vary by site, program.

ALABAMA THEATRE, at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach. “One the New Show” at 7:30 p.m. almost daily, and guest concerts such as Kenny Rogers July 13, and Temptations (with founding member Otis Williams) and Four Tops July 20. 272-1111, 800-342-2262 or www.alabama-theatre.com.

“ALOHA Y’ALL” Hawaiian luau show, shows 7 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at The Grand Theatre (formerly Celebration Music Theatre), 301 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach, just south of Surfside Drive/Glenns Bay Road. Also: The Isaacs concert at 6 p.m. June 30. 808-9188, 800-252-5642, www.thegrandtheatre.us or www.alohayall.com.

CALVIN GILMORE THEATRE, at U.S. 17 Business and U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach, “The Carolina Opry,” “Good Vibrations!” and “Light.” 913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.

LEGENDS IN CONCERT, U.S. 17 Bypass, off 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, with tributes to Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton, Britney Spears, Steven Tyler and Stevie Wonder through Sept. 2. Also: fifth annual Myrtle Beach Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest 7 p.m. June 30. 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or www.legendsinconcert.com.

MEDIEVAL TIMES DINNER & TOURNAMENT, off U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach, one or two shows daily through Sept. 2. 236-8080, 800-436-4386 or www.medievaltimes.com.

THE PALACE THEATRE, at U.S. 17 Bypass and 21st Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach: “Rock Around the Clock” through Dec. 29, “Le Grand Cirque: Adrenaline” through late September, and Kool & the Gang 7 p.m. July 13. 448-0588, 888-841-2787 or www.palacemb.com.

“PIRATES VOYAGE FUN, FEAST & ADVENTURE”, 8901 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, next to Carolina Opry. 497-9700, 800-433-4401 or www.piratesvoyage.com.

ATLANTIC STAGE, “The Oodles of Strudel Scrumptious Kitchen Caper,” for all ages, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays-Fridays through June 29 at The Cooper House, 6011 Dick Pond Road, Socastee, for $10. “The Complete History of America (abridged): Special Election Year Edition,” for ages 12 and older, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, July 17-Aug. 3, at 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach, for $17.50-$27.50. 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.

GHOSTS AND LEGENDS THEATRE, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, including ghost shows and walks, and “Skool 4 Pirates.” Open 10 a.m. daily. 361-2700 or www.ghostshows.com.

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THEATRE OF THE REPUBLIC, at Main Street Theatre, 337 Main. St., Conway. “The Full Monty” through July 1; $18 advance, $20 at door. Next season starts with “Damn Yankees” Aug. 17-Sept. 2. 488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com.

CAROLINA IMPROV COMPANY, based at Uptown in Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres. Shows such as “Whose Beach Is It Anyway?” 8 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; for ages 18 and older, “Whose Night Out Is It Anyway?” 8 p.m. Fridays in June, and at Froggy Bottomz Live at Broadway at the Beach, 8 p.m. Mondays. Details at 272-4242, www.carolinaimprov.com or www.uptownmb.com.

COMEDY CABANA, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach. Josh Sneed nightly through Saturday, and Drew Thomas Monday-July 1, each for $15. Also, family friendly shows with rotating headliners 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays through Aug. 23. 449-4242 or comedycabana.com.

MUSIC/CONCERTS

CULTURAL COUNCIL OF GEORGETOWN COUNTY, Saline Fiddlers from Michigan in concert. 7:30 p.m. June 30 at Winyah Auditorium, 1200 Highmarket St., Georgetown, for $10 advance, $12 at door. 520-0744 or www.culturalcouncil.info.

FESTIVE BRASS OF MYRTLE BEACH. New members welcome: Rehearsals 7 p.m. Mondays at First United Methodist Church, 904 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 293-6162 or festivebrassofmyrtlebeach.org.

GOLD KEY JAZZ SOCIETY, concert 6:30-10:30 p.m. Sunday with discography of Erroll Garner and Diana Schur at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center (formerly Holiday Inn West), 101 Fantasy Harbour Blvd., just west of Myrtle Beach and along the Intracoastal Waterway, off U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway; $30 donation. 742-5064 or www.goldkeyjazzsociety.org.

GRAND STRAND OPERA WORKSHOP, meetings 6 p.m. second Monday monthly at Brightwater, off International Drive and S.C. 31. Annual dues $20; first meeting free for guests. 385-3963 or 215-4959, and Brightwater at 903-8300.

“HOT SUMMER NIGHTS” in downtown Myrtle Beach, through Sept. 29: including Kids’ Carnival on Mondays, with entertainment by students from Dino Capone’s School of Rock near Carolina Forest; and concerts 8-11 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Free, in Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard. 421-9848, 997-6695 or myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

HOUSE OF BLUES, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. Various artists such as Grace Potter Thursday, Ledisi July 3, Corey Smith July 5, the B-52s July 30, Yes Aug. 2, and Ted Nugent Aug. 4 and tribute bands and shows, with rates varying by show; and Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays-Saturdays for $42 (www.murdermysteryproductions.com). 272-3000 or www.hob.com/myrtlebeach.

LORIS FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 5435 Main St., outside at 7 p.m. Fridays, July 13-Aug. 17, with two groups nightly, starting with Grace Revealed Trio and Consumed on July 13. Free. 756-1629

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH series: “Music on Main” 6:30 p.m. Thursday and July 5, Aug. 2 and Sept. 6 at 202 Main St., and 6:30 p.m. June 28, July 26, Aug. 23 and Sept. 20 at the Horseshoe, 11 S. Ocean Blvd.; and “Sounds of Summer” 7 p.m. third Friday monthly through September at McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive, south of Main Street, between First and Second avenues south; all free. 280-5570, ext. 1.

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH COMMUNITY BAND. New members welcome. Contact Bert Owen, conductor, at 488-6742 or stickwaver53@ yahoo.com. More details at www.nmbcommunityband.com.

PAWLEYS ISLAND CONCERT BAND. Experienced brass, woodwind and percussion musicians welcome for rehearsals 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Litchfield Exchange in Litchfield Beach, behind Applewood Pancake House.286-1052, 235-9931 or www.pawleysislandconcertband.org or dmcurtis@sc.rr.com.

RIVERTOWN BLUEGRASS SOCIETY, next concert at 5 p.m. July 21 with Mirrow Image and Slope Valley, at Horry-Georgetown Technical College Burroughs & Chapin Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway. $10 members, otherwise $12. Also, preshow jams at 3 p.m. for any acoustic player; no electric instruments except bass. 457-2854 or www.rivertownbluegrasssociety.com.

“SURFSIDE BEACH SUNDAY SERENADES”, four 45-minute performances 2-5 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 2 in town of Surfside Beach’s Veterans Memorial park, at Surfside and Willow drives, next with Steve Cochran, Rich Resnikoff, Jill Trinka and Bill Wright. Free. 450-7281.

ART GALLERIES

ART & SOUL, AN ARTISAN GALLERY INC., 5001 N. Kings Highway, Suite 105, Myrtle Beach, in Rainbow Harbor plaza. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 839-2727.

CONWAY GLASS, 209 Laurel St., Conway. 9:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Free glass-blowing demonstrations 11 a.m.-4 p.m. first Saturdays monthly. 248-3558 or www.conwayglass.com.

DEBORAH BROAD STUDIO, 671 Jamestowne Drive, Garden City Beach, beginning silversmith classes for five-week sessions or two-day workshops, with instruction including soldering, sawing, filing and design. Painting classes also available in oil, pastel and acrylic. 333-5364.

EBB AND FLOW ART CO-OP, 4763 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 651-2386 or ebbandflowartco-op.com.

FRANKLIN SQUARE GALLERY, 130 E. West St., Southport, N.C. Featured artists Dinah Snead (ceramic) and Carole Hickey (watercolors) through June 14; “Art Loft” gallery open on second floor. Gallery open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 910-278-7560 or www.franklinsquaregallery.com.

GEORGETOWN ART GALLERY, 705 Front St., Georgetown. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 527-7711.

HOWARD GALLERY, 532 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 626-3118 or thehowardgallery.com.

ISLAND ART GALLERY, in The Village Shops, 10744-M Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. “Coastal Creations” show through Saturday. 455-0336 or www.pawleysislandart.com.

JEFFCOAT POTTERY, 284-B Koolabrew Drive, Calabash, N.C. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. 910-579-2400 or www.jeffcoatpottery.com.

JEWELRY BY WENDY – BEACH HOUSE FINE ARTS, 10152 Beach Drive S.W., Unit 6, Calabash, N.C. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 910-575-0024 or www.jewelrybywendy.com.

MUDPUDDLE POTTERY STUDIO, in St. James Plaza, 4002 Executive Park Blvd., Suite 600-B (rear), Supply, N.C., in a business park on N.C. 211, across from Brunswick Electric. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. first and third Saturdays monthly. 910-363-4244 or email mudpuddle910@gmail.com.

SEACOAST ARTIST GUILD OF SOUTH CAROLINA, gallery open 6 a.m.-2 p.m. daily at Applewood House of Pancakes, 14361 Ocean Highway, Litchfield Beach; and at Seacoast Mall Gallery in Inlet Square in Murrells Inlet, open during mall hours. 655-1800, 947-0668 and www.seacoastartistguild.com.

STUDIO B ART GALLERY, 2922 Howard Ave., Unit D, Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common. Noon Mondays-Saturdays. 839-1278 or www.studiobgalleries.com

WHISPERING PALMS ART STUDIO & BOUTIQUE, 503 Ninth Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, in Nance Plaza at Kings Highway. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and noon-7 p.m. Saturdays. 910-232-9609.

MUSEUMS

BROOKGREEN GARDENS, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach. Admission lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12. Also, “Cool Summer Evenings,” open until 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, June 13-Aug. 10; and “Whispering Wings” butterfly house, extra $3 ages 13 and older, $2 ages 4-12. Gardens open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 2501 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Exhibit “Turtle Travels” through Jan. 5, $8 ages 2 and older. 946-9469 or www.cmsckids.org.

GEORGETOWN COUNTY MUSEUM, 632 Prince St., Georgetown. Open 10 a.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. $4 ages 18-64, $3 ages 65 and older, $2 ages 7-17. 545-7020 or www.georgetowncountymuseum.com.

HOBCAW BARONY, on U.S. 17 just north of Georgetown. Various nature programs and tours, such barony tours at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays-Fridays for $20; “Wild Wednesdays” children’s themes 3-4:30 p.m. weekly through June 27 and July 11-25, for $5. Register at 546-4623; more details at www.hobcawbarony.org or www.northinlet.sc.edu.

HORRY COUNTY MUSEUM, 438 Main St., Conway. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; free. Also, L.W. PAUL LIVING HISTORY FARM, 2279 Harris Shortcut Road, off U.S. 701, north of Conway, open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; free. 915-5320, 365-3596 or horrycountymuseum.org.

KAMINSKI HOUSE MUSEUM, 1003 Front St., Georgetown. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, with guided tours at 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. $10 to tour both houses. 546-7706 or www.kaminskihousemuseum.org.

MYRTLE BEACH HISTORIC COLORED SCHOOL MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER, 900 Dunbar St., Myrtle Beach, just north of Mr. Joe White Avenue and west of Oak Street, 1-4 p.m. Thursdays. 918-1050.

THE RICE MUSEUM, 633 Front St., Georgetown. Open 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Museum: $7 ages 22-59, $5 ages 60 and older, $3 ages 6-21. 546-7423 or www.ricemuseum.org.

S.C. CIVIL WAR MUSEUM, in the Myrtle Beach Indoor Shooting Range, 4857 U.S. 17 Bypass S., between Farrow Parkway and S.C. 544, south of Myrtle Beach, east of Socastee. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. $4 adults, $3 seniors/military, $2 students. 293-4344 or www.mbisr.com.

S.C. MARITIME MUSEUM, 729 Front St., Georgetown. “Lumber Schooners” exhibit into summer. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; free. 520-0111 or www.scmaritimemuseum.org.

WHEELS OF YESTERYEAR, 413 Hospitality Lane, near Carolina Forest, off U.S. 501 near Tanger Outlets. Open 10 a.m. daily; $9 ages 16 and older, $8 seniors, $5 ages 9-15 and free ages 8 and younger. 903-4774 or www.wheelsofyesteryearmb.com.

TOURS

BAREFOOT PRINCESS RIVERBOAT, various cruises at various times, days and rates, sailing from Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. 272-2140, 800-685-6601 or www.mbriverboat.com.

BETWIXT THE RIVERS kayak and canoe tours, year round, mainly from Horry County landings, including moonlight dinner tours 430-1000 or 423 -1919.

BODCACIOUS BOB’S BICYCLE TOURS, ranging from 5 to 35 miles from U.S. 17 in Little River, across from S.C. Welcome Center, with a farm, beaches, winery and Little River’s waterfront as destinations. Bring-your-own-bike specials at $45; guided tours $75, including a T-shirt, bike rental with helmet and lunch; free for children with cart rental; group discounts available. 241-2731 or www.beachbicycletours.com.

CAPT. JIM’S “RIVER MEMORIES” TOURS, on an electric yacht, 90-minute cruises from Conway Marina, 10 a.m. and 1 and 4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. $15 ages 13 and older, $10 ages 3-12. 246-1495 or www.rivermemories.org.

THE CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY, 4872 Seewee Road, Awendaw, 35 miles south of Georgetown, east of U.S. 17, first left south of the Sewee Outpost. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, with guided tours 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. and flight demonstrations at 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. $12 adults, $10 ages 6-18. 971-7474 or www.thecenterforbirdsofprey.org.

COASTAL EXPEDITIONS, four locations; offers variety of kayak tours and adventures year round. 884-7684 or www.coastalexpeditions.com.

FREEWOOD FARM, on Freewoods Road, off Bay Road from S.C. 707 in the Burgess community. Activities include learning how to grow and cook fresh vegetables, along with demonstrations, farmers market and a farm tour. 650-9139 or www.freewoodsfarm.com.

HELICOPTER TOURS, with rates starting at $20 for two miles, daily, weather permitting, at Executive Helicopters, 2800 Terminal St., North Myrtle Beach (427-7351 or www.executiveheli.com) and Huffman Helicopters, 3000 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, by east end of Myrtle Beach International Airport. (946-0022 or www.huffmanhelicopters.com).

MYRTLE BEACH SEGWAY, 2922-A Howard Ave., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common near Valor Memorial Garden. Self-guided tours $39 an hour, $59 two hours; two-hour guided tours of Huntington Beach State Park for rate was increased:$69. 477-0800 or wwwmbsegway.com.

PIRATE ADVENTURES for children, on the Sea Gypsy from Crazy Sister Marina, 4123 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. $25 ages and older, otherwise $12. 651-3676 or www.myrtlebeachpirates.com.

SWAMP FOX TOURS, across historic Georgetown, from 624 Front St. Hourly 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. $10. 527-1112 or www.swampfoxtours.com.

WACCAMAW COOTER AIRBOAT TOURS, 45- to 60-minute rides from Wacca Wache Marina, 1950 Wachesaw Road, Murrells Inlet, along the Waccamaw River, west of U.S. 17, between Waccamaw Community Hospital and Brookgreen Gardens; schedule depends on tides and weather, with a minimum four riders and maximum six; call for times. $40 ages 13 and older, $30 ages 5-12. 651-2994 or www.plantationrivertours.com.

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