Two festivals open
Two festivals open for two days through Saturday, both for free:
• Fall Festival “Bargains and Beyond,” 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday) at Little River United Methodist Church, 1629 U.S. 17, at Mineola Avenue. Details at 249-2329.
• Fall Harvest Festival, benefiting Low Country Herb Society scholarship fund, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily at Inlet Culinary Garden, 5071 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. 357-1194 orwww.lcherbsociety.info
Shriners serve lunch, dinner
The Beachcombers of the Omar Shrine Center in Mount Pleasant will have its 48th annual fish fry benefit. Carryout and delivery service for 10 or more meals also available; call 222-2265.
Details | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. at Historic Myrtle Beach Depot, 851 Broadway St., for $8 per plate.
Veterans invited to lunch
Veterans of all services are invited to the Merchant Marines’ monthly lunch meeting. Details at 685-1964 or www.usmmsc.com.
Details | Buy lunch at noon, meet at 1 p.m., at Veterans Cafe & Grille (also home of Mini Military Museum), 3544 Northgate Blvd., Myrtle Beach, in Northgate Plaza, off S.C. 707 at southwest corner at U.S. 17 Bypass, near Dollar General.
See ‘Duck Dynasty’ movie
Adults and seniors are invited to catch a movie every Friday, next with “Duck Dynasty: Duck Days of Summer,” starring the Robertsons from A&E on television. Details at 918-2380.
Details | 3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Farrow Parkway and The Market Common, for free.
‘Dr. Scream’s open daily
The annual “Dr. Scream’s” haunted house opens, continuing daily through Nov. 1. Details at 748-0855 or drscreams.com.
Details | Open 7 p.m. at 5033 Dick Pond Road, Socastee, in back of the Bargain Warehouse building, across from Dollar General/Bi-Lo area, for $15.
‘Zombie Elvis’ downtown
For two more Fridays through Oct. 24, see David Chaney of Myrtle Beach, in his fourth year at “The Boardwalk Elvis of Myrtle Beach,” as “Zombie Elvis” in concert, as part of the Oceanfront Merchants Association “Boardwalk Fright Nights” on Fridays and Saturdays this month. Details at www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com and www.davidchaneymusic.com.
Details | 7-7:45 p.m. and 9-9:45 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard, for free.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.