Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on July 8

Two family movie series

Two family movies series continue, both at 10 a.m. with titles changing weekly:

• “Poppy’s Summer Movie Magic,” at Grand 14 Cinema, at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, with movies Tuesdays-Thursdays through Aug. 12-14, for free, this week with “Despicable Me 2.” Details at 282-0550 or



• “Summer Movie Series,” Tuesdays and Thursdays, at Frank Theatres’ CineBowl & Grille, at Inlet Square, at U.S. 17 Business and U.S. 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet, for $1, this week with “Horton HearsA Who.” 651-9400 or



‘Whose Night’ by Improv

Catch the Carolina Improv Company’s “Whose Night Is It Anyway?” adult show on Tuesdays through July (also on July 18 and 25). Details at 272-4242 or www.carolinaimprov.com.

Details | 7:30 p.m. in Uptown Theater, at Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, for $12.75 advance online, or $14 at door.

Brannon band outside

The Oceanfront Merchants Association presents concerts Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays during “Hot Summer Nights,” on this evening with the Josh Brannon Band. Details at www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

Details | 8-11 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard, for free.

See ‘Wild 4 Hypnosis’ show

Catch the “Wild 4 Hypnosis Comedy Show” by married pair Rich and Elizabeth Wylde, in a “mild” show, for families. Details at 750-0514 or www.big-laughs.com.

Details | 8 p.m. (also Wednesday and 7 p.m. Thursday – and adult shows 9:15 p.m. Thursday-Friday) 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, for $25.

‘High Steppin’ Country’ revue

The “High Steppin’ Country” musical revue opens for its 38th summer, with shows for the public on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Details at 447-7359.

Details | 8:30 p.m. (doors open 8 p.m.) at Lakewood Camping Resort’s Theater by the Sea, 5901 S. Kings Highway, between Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach, about a mile north of S.C. 544, for $10 ages 13 and older, $5 ages 3-12. Guests from outside Lakewood are asked to park by conference center and catch shuttle to venue.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach