‘Taste of Conway’ cookin’
The 10th annual St. Nicholas BBQ Fest, benefiting various local charities and culminating Saturday with its namesake event in Conway’s Riverfront Park, opens with “Taste of Conway,” with more than 20 restaurants represented. Details at 855-492-8626 or www.stnicholasbbqfest.com.
Details | 4:30-8:30 p.m. at Conway Farmers Market, 217 Laurel St. Admission $5, or 2-for-1 for $5 advance or $6 online; and all servings start at $1 each.
‘Beach’s Best Comic’ finals
The “Beach’s Best Comic” contest concludes with its finals. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com.
Details | 7 p.m. at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $10.
Jazz, ‘Hair’ at CCU
Two stages will light up at Coastal Carolina University, on the main campus, accessed from U.S. 501 and S.C. 544 in Conway. Details at 349-2787 (ARTS) or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts:
•CCU Jazz Ensemble
, performing contemporary and classic works for big band, 7:30 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium. $5.
•“Hair: The Musical,”
7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays through next week, and at 2 p.m. Nov. 22, in Edwards Theatre. $15.
‘Last Romance’ in Inlet
Murrells Inlet Community Theatre opens “The Last Romance” for the weekend. Details at 651-4152 or www.mictheatre.com.
Details | 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, at Murrells Inlet Community Center, 4450 Murrells Inlet Road, south of Bellamy Avenue and the Murrells Inlet U.S. Post Office, for $12.
Carpenter, McCain concerts
Take an easy escape for a concert:
•Mary Chapin Carpenter
, 7:30 p.m. at Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center, 201 S. Dargan St., Florence, for $59, $69 or $99. (Also, “Sister Act,” 7 p.m. Nov. 15, for $59 or $69.) 843-661-4444 orwww.fmupac.org
• Greenville nativeEdwin McCain
, 9 p.m. at Ziggy’s By the Sea, 208 Market St., Wilmington, N.C., for $15 advance, $20 day of show and $30 VIP front row. 910-769-4096 orziggysbythesea.com
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.