See ‘Downton Abbey’
Roll back time to 1900 and see episodes from the first season of the British TV series “Downton Abbey” every Friday through May. Details at 215-4700, www.hcml.org or email email@example.com.
Details | 1 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Socastee branch, 141 707-Connector Road, off S.C. 707 west of S.C. 544, for free.
Join Hot Rod Promotions for a cruise-in rescheduled from a rainout May 4. Details at 503-8245:
Details | 6-9 p.m. at Joey Doggs, 1818 U.S. 17 Business N., near Surfside Beach and by Old Time Pottery, for free.
Rex Sox hit diamond
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, open a four-game series through Monday against the Salem Red Sox, a Boston farm club from Virginia. On this “Beach Paradise Night,” the first 1,000 fans receive a free beach mat. Details at 918-6000, 877-918-8499 or www.myrtlebeachpelicans.com.
Details | 7:05 p.m. at TicketReturn.com Field, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at Grissom Parkway, for $8-$11 advance, and $1 more on game day.
Twinbill at Improv
The Carolina Improv Company will serve up two shows for adults: “Whose Night Is It Anyway?” a staple at 7:30 p.m. Fridays this month, and special production, “Four-Letter Word,” at 9 p.m. Details at 272-4242 or www.carolinaimprov.com.
Details | at Carolina Improv Company, based at Uptown in Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres May 3, for $14 for both shows, or $10 for “Four-Letter Word” only.
‘The Porch’ opens
The Swamp Fox Players open “The Porch,” a play about Pawleys Island memories, for three weekends through May 26. Details at 527-2924 or www.swampfoxplayers.com.
Details | 8 p.m. (and 2:30 p.m. May 19 and 26) at Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown, for $15.
Conway movies outside
Conway Parks, Recreation & Tourism begins its “Movies in the Park” series with “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.” Other scheduled titles are “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” June 7, “Skyfall” July 12, “The Sandlot” July 26, “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” Aug. 9, and “Monster House” 8:45 p.m. Oct. 27 (this one at Conway Recreation Complex, 1515 Mill Pond Road, as part of Halloween Festival). Bring chairs and blankets for comfort. Details at 248-1740 or www.conwayparksandrecreation.com/moviesinthepark.html.
Details | 9:15 p.m. in city’s Riverfront Park, on Elm Street, for free.
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