Entertainment

Myrtle Beach area holds variety of cultural opportunities

AUDITIONS/REHEARSALS

BRUNSWICK LITTLE THEATRE. Auditions for “Shrek, the Musical,” 6 p.m. for ages 8-14 and 7 p.m. ages 15 and older on March 23 and 26, and all ages at 4 p.m. March 29, at the theater, 8068 River Road SE, Southport, N.C., for shows July 24-26 and 31, and Aug. 1-2 at Brunswick Community College’s Odell Williamson Auditorium, in Supply, N.C. 914-262-6416, www.brunswicklittletheatre.com, or email calc4749@gmail.com.

FESTIVE BRASS OF MYRTLE BEACH. New members welcome: Rehearsals 7 p.m. Mondays at First United Methodist Church, 904 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. 361-1942 or www.festivebrassofmyrtlebeach.org.

GRAND STRAND HARMONY CHORUS/SWEET ADELINES. Rehearsals 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Surfside United Methodist Church, 800 13th Ave. N., Surfside Beach. 650-7323 or www.gsharmonychorus.com.

LOW COUNTRY BARBERSHOP CHORUS. Rehearsals 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, mainly at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2061 Glenns Bay Road, west of Surfside Beach. 855-3456, 651-2999, 299-0167 or www.lowcountrybarbershopchorusgrandstrand.org.

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH COMMUNITY BAND. New members welcome. 488-6742, www.nmbcommunityband.com or email stickwaver53@yahoo.com.

PAWLEYS ISLAND CONCERT BAND. Experienced brass, woodwind and percussion musicians welcome. Rehearsals 7 p.m. Tuesdays at new location: Murrells Inlet Presbyterian Church, 4499 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. 274-5991 or www.pawleysislandconcertband.org.

THEATRE OF THE REPUBLIC, auditions at 7 p.m. April 26-27 for “Gypsy,” at Main Street Theatre, 335 Main St., Conway. 488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com.

SPECIAL EVENTS

CINEMARK SPECIAL EVENTS, at Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach. 839-3225 or www.cinemark.com:

• “Sunset Boulevard,” 2 and 7 p.m. March 11.



• Metropolitan Opera’s “La Donna del Lago,” live at 12:55 p.m. March 14, with encore 6:30 p.m. March 18.



• “The Seven Year Itch,” 2 p.m. March 15 and 2 and 7 p.m. March 18.



• Royal Ballet’s “Swan Lake,” 7 p.m. March 18.



• TCM Presents “Rear Window,” 2 and 7 p.m. March 22 and 25.



• “Four Blood Moons,” 7:30 p.m. March 23.



• “Gigi,” 2 p.m. March 29.



FREE MOVIES, for adults and seniors, 3 p.m. Fridays at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane (918-2380):

• March 13 – “Left Behind.”



• March 20 – “What If.”



• March 27 –

“If I Stay.”



• April 3 – “No Good Deed.”



• April 10 – “The Good Lie.”



• April 17 – “Snitch.”



• April 24 – “The Maze Runner.”



ANNUAL “FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES,” with David Zinman (who winters in Conway from Chautauqua, N.Y., and is an author whose books include “50 Classic Motion Pictures: The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of – A Selection of Vintage Films from Hollywood’s Golden Age”), each at 7 p.m. at Georgetown County Library’s new Waccamaw Neck branch, 41 St. Paul Place, Litchfield Beach, off Willbrook Boulevard (545-3327, georgetowncountylibrary.sc.gov or email sbremner@gtcounty.org):

• March 20 – “Moonstruck,” from 1987.



• April 10 – “The Horse Whisperer” (1998).



• April 24 – “A Shot in the Dark” (1964).



• May 8 – “Love Affair” (1939).



• May 15 – “42nd Street” (1933).



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

LA BELLE AMIE VINEYARD, festivals, at 1120 St. Joseph Road, Little River, just west of North Myrtle Beach Middle School. 399-9463 or www.labelleamie.com:

• “Wine Wednesdays,” and “Wine Down Fridays,” weekly, weather permitting, with local musicians 12:30-4:30 p.m.



• Remember When Oldies Fest, March 7.



• St. Pat’s Bonfire, March 14.



• Spring Swing/Big Band Fest, March 21.



CAR SHOWS/CLUBS

GRAND STRAND BRITISH CAR CLUB, meets 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday monthly at TBonz Gill & Grill, at 21st Avenue North and U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach. 651-7644 or grandstrandbritishcarclub.com.

HOT ROD PROMOTIONS, cruise-ins (503-8245):

• 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Lincoln Park, 8739 U.S. 17 Bypass, west of Surfside Beach and south of S.C. 544.



• Noon-3 p.m. Saturday at Aynor Town Park, on Seventh Avenue.



• 4-7 p.m. March 19 at Palmetto Moonshine, 4801 S. Kings Highway, just south of Myrtle Beach State Park.



• 5-8 p.m. March 21 at Pirateland Family Campground, 5401 S. Kings Highway, between Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach.



MYRTLE BEACH CAR CLUB cruise-ins, mostly 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (742-9802):

• Saturday and May 16 – Maggi D’s Fine Italian Cuisine, 407 Seaboard St., Myrtle Beach.



• March 21 – Boardwalk Coffee House, at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17, North Myrtle Beach.



• March 28 – Eggs-Up Grill, 2520 U.S. 17 Business S., Garden City Beach.



• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 4 – Lakewood Camping Resort Conference Center, 5901 U.S. 17 Business S., between Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach, about a mile north of S.C. 544. $20 entry fee, with 50 trophies to be awarded.



• April 11 – Litchfield Wine & Liquors, 115 Willbrook Blvd., Litchfield Beach.



• April 25 – Jud Kuhn Chevrolet, 3740 S.C. 9 E., Little River.



MYRTLE BEACH CORVETTE CLUB, meets monthly. 294-0127 or www.myrtlebeachcorvetteclub.com.

MYRTLE BEACH PORSCHE GROUP, meets monthly. 651-8030.

THEATERS

ACT TWO PRODUCTIONS, in troupe premiere, “Life – A Musical Lesson” comedy revue, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday at its rented show site, Ground Zero, 904 Chester St., Myrtle Beach, for shows. 995-2756 or www.facebook.com/Act2Productions.

ATLANTIC STAGE, at Coastal Carolina University Myrtle Beach Education Center’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass. 7:30 pm. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays: “Doubt” Feb. 19-March 15, “Present Laughter” April 2-26 and New Voices Playfest May 1-2. 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.

BIG LAUGHS THEATRE, 2696 Beaver Run Blvd., Suite A, Millennium Run Plaza, by Wal-Mart in Surfside Commons, off S.C. 544: “Wild 4 Hypnosis Comedy Show” in family, mild “Fusion” and adult editions. 750-0514 or www.big-laughs.com.

BRUNSWICK LITTLE THEATRE, 8068 River Road S.E., Southport, N.C. 910-447-2586 or www.brunswicklittletheatre.com:

• “Godspell,” by Stagestruck Players, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and March 21, and 3 p.m. Sundays thorugh March 22.



CALVIN GILMORE THEATER, on U.S. 17 Business, near northern junction of U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach. (913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com):

• “The Carolina Opry” 30th anniversary year, 7 p.m. most Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through March.



• “The Good Vibrations Show,” 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays through March.



• “Thunder and Light,” with the All That! clog dancing troupe, 4 p.m. Thursdays in March.



CAROLINA COMEDY CLUB, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, (839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com):

• Dave Stone, through Saturday.



• Frank Roche, March 18-21.



• Shane Torres, March 25-28.



• Mo Alexander, April 1-4.



• Luke Ashlocke, April 8-11.



• Adam Hunter, April 15-18.



• Derek Richards, April 22-25.



• Dwight York, April 29-May 1.



• Clifton Cash, May 6.



• Julie Scoggins, May 13-16.



• April Macie, May 20-23.



• Bengt Washburn, May 27-30.



• Mike Stanley, June 3-6.



• Travis Howze, June 10-13.



• “The Saints and Sinners Comedy Tour,” with Matthew Lumpkin and Patrick Jolle,” July 1.



COMEDY CABANA, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, at 8 p.m. per night, also 10:15 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, with most dates including Cooter Douglas opening (449-4242 or comedycabana.com):

• Nathan Macintosh, through Saturday.



• Jim Dailakis, March 17-21.



• Michael Mack, March 24-28.



• Manny Oliveira, April 7-11.



• Gary Valentine, April 14.



• Tim Young, April 21-25.



LEGENDS IN CONCERT, on U.S. 17 Bypass, off 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, with tribute artists. Spring lineup, through May 9: Elvis (Michael Chambliss), Blues Brothers (Dan Meisner and Russ Peterson), Diana Ross (Roz Thomas), Buddy Holly (Aaron Tessis) and Brooks & Dunn (Larry Turner and Doug Brewin). 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or www.legendsinconcert.com.

DOLLY PARTON’S “PIRATES VOYAGE DINNER & SHOW, on U.S. 17 Bypass, near northern junction of U.S. 17 Business in Myrtle Beach. 497-9700, 800-433-4401 or www.piratesvoyage.com.

STAGE LEFT THEATRE COMPANY, 3064 DeVille St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common, Myrtle Beach, between Nevers and Lewis streets. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays: “Elvis Has Left the Building” May 28-June 14. 232-0339 or www.stagelefttheatremb.com.

MEDIEVAL TIMES DINNER & TOURNAMENT, Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, off U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway. 236-8080, 800-436-4386 or www.medievaltimes.com.

MURRELLS INLET COMMUNITY THEATRE, in Murrells Inlet Community Center, 4462 Murrells Inlet Road: “Love Allways” March 12-15 and 19-22, and “Moving Mountains” April 30-May 3 and May 7-10. 651-4152 or www.mictheatre.com.

STRAND CINEMA, independent, foreign and documentary films, Fridays and Saturdays, at Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown. 527-2924 or www.strandcinema.org:

• “My Old Lady” (2014), 2:30 p.m. Friday and 7 p.m. March 21.



• “Two Lives” (2012), 7 p.m. Friday and 2:30 p.m. March 21.



• “Rosewater” (2014), 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. March 20.



“Rudderless” (2014), 7 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. March 20.

• Italian Film Festival: March 27 – “The Mafia Only Kills in Summer” (2013) at 2:30 p.m., and “Human Capital” (2013) 7 p.m.; and March 28 – “Honey (Miele)” (2013) 2:30 p.m., and “Long Live Freedom” (2013) 7 p.m.

• “Cyber Seniors” (2014), 2:30 p.m. April 3 and 7 pm. April 11.



• “As It Is in Heaven” (2004), 7 p.m. April 3 and 2:30 p.m. April 11.



• “Boyhood” (2014), 2:30 p.m. April 4 and 7 p.m. April 10.



• “Two Days, One Night” (2014) April 4 and 2:30 p.m. April 10.



SWAMP FOX PLAYERS, at Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown. 527-2924 or www.swampfoxplayers.com:

• “Driving Miss Daisy,” April 24-May 10.



• “Bye Bye Birdie,” July 17-Aug. 2.



• “Forever Plaid,” Oct. 2-18.



THEATRE EXPRESSIONS, “Steel Magnolias,” 8 p.m. Friday, and 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday, at Oceanside Village Oceanside Village, 1711 U.S. 17 Business S., Garden City Beach, off Melody Lane. 602-0251 or 650-2424.

THEATRE OF THE REPUBLIC, at Main Street Theatre, 335 Main. St., Conway (488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com):

• “Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein,” April 3-5.



• “Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” April 24-May 10.



• “Gypsy,” June 19-July 5.



MUSIC/CONCERTS

“ARTS AT THE CHURCH,” 3 p.m. select Sundays at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2061 Glenns Bay Road, west of Surfside Beach (750-0344):

• March 22 – Brad Thompson, classical guitar.



• April 26 – Serendipity Singers.



• May 24 – Festive Brass of Myrtle Beach.



THE BOATHOUSE WATERWAY BAR & GRILL, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along the Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to Clarion Hotel, with “Just Come Out Friday” series, with WGTR-FM “Gator” 107.9, at 9 p.m. Fridays (903-2628 or www.boathousemb.com):

• March 13 – Love & Theft.



• March 20 – Blackjack Billy.



• March 27 – John King.



• April 3, and May 15 and 22 – to be announced.



• April 10 – Jon Pardi.



• April 17 – Tyler Hammond Band.



• April 24 – Doug McCormick.



• May 1 – Outshyne.



• May 8 – Whiskey Myers.



• May 29 – Chris Lane.



BRUNSWICK COMMUNITY COLLEGE, in Odell Williamson Auditorium, off U.S. 17 in Supply, N.C. (910-755-7416; 800-754-1050, ext. 7416; or www.bccowa.com), most at 7:30 p.m.:

• Billy McGuigan’s “Yesterday and Today,” March 19.



• Clarence Carter and Roy C., 8 p.m. April 11.



• “A Tribute to John Denver” by Long Bay Symphony (448-8379 or

longbaysymphony.com)

with Tom Becker, April 18.



CAROLINA MASTER CHORALE, all at 4 p.m.: “A Big Band in the House of God,” April 25 at Coastal Carolina University’s Wheelwright Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway, and April 26 at Waccamaw High School in Pawleys Island. 444-5774 or www.carolinamasterchorale.com.

COLONIAL LIFE ARENA, 801 Lincoln St., Columbia. Tickets 855-456-2849 or www.lmctix.com. Information 803-576-9200 or www.coloniallifearena.com:

• Kenny Chesney, with Jake Owen and Chase Rice, 7 p.m. March 28.



• Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus: “Circus Extreme,” April 2-5.



• “Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate!” April 16-19.



• Florida Georgia Line, with Thomas Rhett and Frankie Ballard, 7:30 p.m. April 30.



CROWN COMPLEX, 1960 Coliseum Drive, Fayetteville, N.C. – From I-95, take Exit 46 for N.C. 87 north, then take Owen Drive west a short distance; complex will be on the left. Tickets 800-653-8000 or www.ticketmaster.com. Information 910-438-4100 or crowncomplexnc.com:

• Fayetteville FireAntz, in Southern Professional Hockey League, in coliseum: 7:35 p.m. March 13, 14, 27 and 28. Also, 4:05 p.m. Sunday, and March 8 and 15. 910-321-0123 or

www.fireantzhockey.com

.



• Cape Fear Heroes, indoor professional football games: 5 p.m. March 29 and May 10, and 7:30 p.m. May 23 and June 1, in coliseum. www.capefearheroes.com.



• Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m. March 20 in coliseum.



• “American Girl” Fashion Show, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. March 21, and 1 and 5 p.m. March 22, in ballroom.



• Australian Bee Gees Show, 7:30 p.m. March 25, in theater.



• Celtic Woman, 7 p.m. April 8 in theater.



• August Alsina with Kirko Bangz and K. Michelle, 7:30 p.m. April 9, in coliseum.



• Monster Jam, 7:30 p.m. April 17 and 2 p.m. April 18, in coliseum.



• East Coast Step Show, 6 p.m. April 18, in theater.



• Tyler Perry’s “Madea on the Run,” 3 and 8 p.m. May2, and 3 and 7:30 p.m. May 3, in theater.



• Casting Crowns, 6 p.m. June 20, in coliseum.



• J. Cole, with Big Sean, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 29, in coliseum.



FLORENCE CIVIC CENTER, 3300 W. Radio Drive, at Interstates 95 and 20 (tickets at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com; details at 679-4525 or www.florenceciviccenter.com):

• Pee Dee Vipers home games, in Premier Basketball League (

www.thepbl.com

), home games: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 3 p.m. Sunday, and 7:30 p.m. March 6 and 21. More details at

www.peedeevipers.com

.



• Monster Jam, 7 p.m. Friday, and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday.



• The Martins, with Brian Free and Assurance, 7 p.m. March 19.



• Florence Stampede and Pro Rodeo, 8 p.m. March 27-28.



• “Disney on Ice: Frozen,” 7 p.m. May 28-29; 11 a.m. and 3 and 7 p.m. May 30; and 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. May 31.



• Needtobreathe, Switchfoot, Drew Holcoomb & the Neighbors, and Colony House, 7 p.m. Aug. 12.



FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 201 S. Dargan St., Florence (843-661-4444 or www.fmupac.org):

• “Memphis, 7:30 p.m. April 2.



• Dennis DeYoung: “The Music of Styx,” 7:30 p.m. April 18.



GRAND STRAND OPERA WORKSHOP, DVD showings at 6 p.m. second Monday almost monthly at Brightwater, 101 Brightwater Road, off International Drive and S.C. 31, northwest of Myrtle Beach. 385-3963 or gsow.net, and Brightwater at 903-8300.

LONG BAY SYMPHONY, performing mostly at Myrtle Beach High School (448-8379 or longbaysymphony.com):

• “Back Home Again: A Tribute to John Denver,” with Tom Becker, former member of New Christy Minstrels; 7 p.m. April 11 at Myrtle Beach High; and 4 p.m. April 12 in Winyah Auditorium, 1200 Highmarket St., Georgetown; and 7:30 p.m. April 18 at Brunswick Community College’s Odell Williamson Auditorium, off U.S. 17 in Supply, N.C. (Tickets for this show only at 910-755-7416; 800-754-1050, ext. 7416; or

www.bccowa.com

):



• “Smaller Treasures: Masterpieces from the Chamber Repertory,” by chamber orchestra, 7 p.m. May 16 at Trinity Church; and 4 p.m. May 17 at All Saints (Anglican) Church, 3560 Kings River Road, Pawleys Island.



• Youth Orchestra concert, season finale, 7:30 p.m. April 29 at Coastal Carolina University’s Wheelwright Auditortium, off U.S. 501 in Conway.



NORTH CHARLESTON COLISEUM AND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 5001 Coliseum Drive, between International Boulevard and Montague Avenue, off Exit 213 from Interstate 26 – or take Interstate 526 from Mount Pleasant to one exit past I-26. Tickets 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com. Information 843-529-5000 or www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com:

• S.C. Carolina Stingrays, Double-A, East Coast Hockey League affiliate of Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals, home games in coliseum: 7:05 p.m. Saturday and March 20-21; and April 11. Also, 3:05 p.m. Sunday. 843-744-2248 or

www.stingrayshockey.com

.



• Third Day, 7 p.m. March 19, in center.



• Third annual Charleston Blues Festival, 8 p.m. March 20, in center.



• Sarah McLachlan, 7:30 p.m. March 22 in center.



• Nickelback, 7:30 p.m. March 24, in coliseum.



• “Stomp,” 7:30 p.m. March 24-25, in center.



• John Mellencamp, with Carlene Carter, 7:30 p.m. March 26, in center.



• Hootie & the Blowfish, 7:15 p.m. March 28 in coliseum.



• Russian National Ballet’s “Cinderella,” 7:30 p.m. April 7, in center.



• “Mancini Magic” by North Charleston Pops, 7:30 p.m. April 11, in center.



• Bob Dylan, 8 p.m. April 17, in center.



• Diana Krall, 7:30 p.m. April 23, in center.



• Maze with Frankie Beverly, 8 p.m. May 1, in center.



• Ryan Adams, 8 p.m. May 5, in center.



• Marvin Sapp, 7 p.m. May 7, in center.



• The Pixies, 7:30 p.m. May 11, in center.



• Beck, 8 p.m. May 19, in center.



• Jay Leno, 8 p.m. June 5, in center.



• “Move Live,” with siblings Derek and Julianne Hough, 8 p.m. July 1.



• “Weird Al” Yankovic, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 9, in center.



• Greater Charleston Low County Jazz Festival, Sept. 3-6. in center (

www.lowcountryjazzfest.com

).



• Mark Knopfler, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25, in center.



• David Sanborn, 7 p.m. Dec. 6 in center.



RIVERTOWN BLUEGRASS SOCIETY, at 5 p.m. third Saturday monthly at Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Burroughs & Chapin Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway (457-2854 or www.rivertownbluegrasssociety.com), including:

• March 21 – Ken Scoggins & Miller’s Creek, and Carolina Rebels Bluegrass Band.



• April 18 – The Southern Gentlemen.



• May 16 – Hard Times Bluegrass Band



• June 20 – Hubert Lawson & Country Bluegrass Boys, and Savannah River Bluegrass.



ZIGGY’S BY THE SEA, 208 Market St., Wilmington, N.C. (910-769-4096 or ziggysbythesea.com) with shows including:

• Gin Blossoms, 9 p.m. Saturday.



• Corey Smith, with Andy Velo, 9 p.m. March 20.



• Chase Bryant, 9 p.m. April 1.



• Puddle of Mudd, with Failure Anthem, 8 p.m. April 16.



The Kooks, with Joywave and Young Rising Sons, 8 p.m. May 7.

Lake Street Dive, 9 p.m. May 20.

ART EXHIBITS/GALLERIES

ART & SOUL, AN ARTISAN GALLERY INC., 5001 N. Kings Highway, Suite 105, Myrtle Beach, in Rainbow Harbor plaza. Various classes available. 839-2727 or www.artandsoulmyrtlebeach.com.

ARTSPACE 506, 506 37th Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach. “Contemporary American Photography” by Paul Olsen, through March 21. 273-0399 or www.artspace506.com.

CHERYL NEWBY GALLERY, 11096 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, in The Shops at Oak Lea. 979-0149, 800-435-2733 or www.cherylnewbygallery.com.

COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery, in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts (349-6454 – call to arrange up-close parking for anyone with a disability or mobility matter – or www.coastal.edu/bryanartgallery):

• “Marie Bergstedt: Amendments,” through April 1.



• “Portfolios I: Graphic Design Senior Exhibition,” April 8-19, with opening reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 8.



• “Portfolios II: Studio Art Senior Exhibition,” April 25-May 9, with closing reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 8.



COLLECTOR’S CAFE AND GALLERY, 7740 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Winter Art Show through May 15. 449-9370 or www.collectorscafeandgallery.com.

CONWAY GLASS, 209 Laurel St., Conway. Glass-blowing demonstrations 11 a.m.-4 p.m. first Saturdays monthly. 248-3558 or www.conwayglass.com.

EBB & FLOW ART CO-OP, 4763 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. 651-2386 or www.ebbandflowartco-op.com.

EYE FOR THE SOUTH gallery of Southern art, 10138-3 Beach Drive, Calabash, N.C. Open by appointment. 655-4524.

FRANKLIN G. BURROUGHS-SIMEON B. CHAPIN ART MUSEUM, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach (238-2510 or www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org):

• “Kathleen Elliot: Imaginary Botanicals,” through April 12, with about 25 flameworked glass sculptures by the Californian, including such objects as leaves, fruits, flowers, pods and vines.



• “Voices of the Island: The Cuban Art Collection of Reynier Llanes,” with works by 18 Cuban artists; “Swim: An Artist’s Journey,” an exhibition of paintings by Charles Williams; and “Laurie Blum: My Inner Garden,” with gouache paintings, all through April 23.



• 14th annual Horry-Georgetown County High Schools’ 14th annual Juried Art Exhibition, April 19- May 17.



• 18th annual Waccamaw Arts & Crafts Guild Juried Exhibition, April 30-May 31.



• Winyah River Keepers Foundation Photo Contest Winners, May 8-21.



• “Steve Jameson: Ode to the Grand Strand,” May 26-Sept. 13.



• “Before I Die,” May 26-Sept. 29.



“Norman Rockwell’s Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn,” “Sandy Logan: Ironic Abstraction” and “John Baeder: A Road Well Taken,” all June 9-Sept. 20.• 

FRANKLIN SQUARE GALLERY, 130 E. West St., Southport, N.C. Spring Art Show, through March 21, and annual High School Art Show, March 23-April 17. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 910-278-7560 or www.franklinsquaregallery.com.

FRESH BREWED COFFEE HOUSE, 933 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 251-8282 or freshbrewedch.com.

GEORGETOWN ART GALLERY, 705 Front St., Georgetown. 527-7711 or www.georgetownartgallery-sc.com.

HOWARD GALLERY, 532 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 626-3118 or www.thehowardgallery.com.

ISLAND ART GALLERY, in The Village Shops, 10744-M Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. Also, “Third Thursdays,” 5-7:30 p.m. monthly, with wine, cheese art and music. 314-0298 or www.pawleysislandart.com.

JEFFCOAT POTTERY STUDIO, 284B Koolabrew Drive, Calabash, N.C. Handmade, stoneware pottery. 910-579-2400 or www.jeffcoatpottery.com.

JEWELRY BY WENDY – BEACH HOUSE FINE ARTS, 10152 Beach Drive S.W., Unit 6, Calabash, N.C. Classes include watercolor and acrylic painting. 910-575-0024 or www.jewelrybywendy.com.

MISC. EVERYTHING MURRELLS INLET, 4124-D U.S. 17 Business, across from MarshWalk. 357-3507 or www.everythingmurrellsinlet.com.

MUD BUCKET POTTERY gallery and teaching studio, 279 S.C. 57, Little River, a half-mile south of S.C. 9. Call 446-6630 or email voxon21@aol.com to schedule classes in basic wheel-throwing and hand-building techniques. www.mudbucketpottery.com.

MUDPUDDLE POTTERY STUDIO, in St. James Plaza, 4002 Executive Park Blvd., Suite 600-B (rear), Supply, N.C. 910-363-4244 or mudpuddle910@gmail.com.

SEACOAST ARTISTS GALLERY, 3032 Nevers St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common. 12th annual Spring Art Show and Sale, April 3-16. 232-7009 or www.seacoastartistsguild.com.

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

SUNSET RIVER MARKETPLACE, 10283 Beach Drive S.W. (N.C. 179), Calabash, N.C. “Abstract Expressions,” through March 28. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 910-575-5999 or www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.

WACCAMAW ARTS AND CRAFTS GUILD:

• Presentation by Claudia Dominguez, art instructor from Coastal Carolina University, 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum. 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach. 238-0897 or

www.wacg.org

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• 43nd year of “Art in the Park” in Myrtle Beach: April 11-12, June 27-28, Oct. 10-11 and Nov. 7-8 in Chapin Park, at Kings Highway and 14th Avenue North; and April 18-19 in Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common. 446-3830 or

www.artsyparksy.com

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WHISPERING PALMS ART STUDIO & BOUTIQUE, 503 Ninth Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, in Nance Plaza at Kings Highway. 910-232-9609.

MUSEUMS

BROOKGREEN GARDENS, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. (235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org):

• “Sandy Islanders: A People of the Land,” comprising a photo collection created in 1997, from McKissick Museum of the University of South Carolina, noon-4:30 p.m. daily through March 22.



• “Environmental Impact,” touring exhibit with 75 works by various artists, through April 26.



• Winter Tea Parties, 4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays in March, by reservation only.



• Annual “Diggin’ It” spring festival, March 21.



CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 2204 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach. 9 a..m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. 946-9469 or www.cmsckids.org.

GEORGETOWN COUNTY MUSEUM, 120 Broad St., Georgetown. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. 545-7020 or www.georgetowncountymuseum.com.

HALL OF HEROES, in Sands Ocean Dunes Resort, 201 75th. Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Open 9 a.m. daily. 692-5265, 692-5100 or www.sandsresorts.com/experience/hall-heroes-tribute.

HOBCAW BARONY, on U.S. 17 just north of Georgetown. Various nature programs and tours, such as barony introduction tours Tuesdays-Fridays, all by reservation only. 546-4623, www.hobcawbarony.org or www.northinlet.sc.edu.

HOLLYWOOD WAX MUSEUM ENTERTAINMENT CENTER, 1808 21st Ave. N. Ext., Myrtle Beach, at U.S. 17 Bypass, next to Broadway Grand Prix. Open 9 a.m. daily. 444-0091 or www.hollywoodwaxmyrtlebeach.com.

HORRY COUNTY MUSEUM, 805 Main St., Conway, in historic Burroughs School building, and open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays (915-5320), with special presentations, all 1 p.m.: film “Robert E. Lee: A Profile in American Character” April 25, Ted Gragg “he Invasion of Florence during the Civil War and the Effects on Horry County” May 9, Jack Thompson “Historic Photographs of Myrtle Beach” May 16, Ehren Foley “Historic Preservation and Horry County” June 6, Hal B. Holmes Jr. “The Art of Emily Esdaile Weston: Hagley Plantation, Snow Hill and the Waccamaw in the Time of the American Civil War” June 13, and film “Birth of a Nation: The Making of the Declaration of Independence” July 11. Also, L.W. PAUL LIVING HISTORY FARM, 2279 Harris Shortcut Road, north of Conway, open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays (365-3596). At museum: Fessa John Hook in “The History of Shag Dance,” 1 p.m. March 21; and at farm: “Spring Planting Day,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 11, and Tobacco Heritager Day on Aug. 1. www.horrycountymuseum.org.

KAMINSKI HOUSE MUSEUM (AND STEWART-PARKER HOUSE), 1003 Front St., Georgetown. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, with guided tours at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. daily. 545-4067 or kaminskimuseum.org.

MINI MILITARY MUSEUM, in Veterans Cafe & Grille, 3544 Northgate Blvd., Myrtle Beach, in Northgate Plaza, off S.C. 707 at southwest corner at U.S. 17 Bypass, near Dollar General. 232-8387.

MUSEUM OF COASTAL CAROLINA, 21 E. Second St., Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. (910-579-1016); and INGRAM PLANETARIUM, 7625 High Market St., Sunset Beach, N.C. (910-575-0033). Both open Fridays-Saturdays into late May. www.museumplanetarium.org.

MYRTLE BEACH HISTORIC COLORED SCHOOL MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER, 900 Dunbar St., Myrtle Beach. 10 a.m.-noon Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 918-1050 or www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/coloredschool.html.

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AREA HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 799 Second Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach. Open noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays. 427-7668 or www.nmbmuseum.com.

OLD BRIDGE MUSEUM, at Old Sunset Beach Swing Bridge, 109 Shoreline Drive W., Sunset Beach, N.C. 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Also, “Easter at the Old Bridge,” 1-3 p.m. April 4. 910-363-6585 or oldbridgepreservationsociety.org.

RIPLEY’S AQUARIUM, on 29th Avenue North at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. 916-0888, 800-734-8888 or www.ripleysaquarium.com.

S.C. CIVIL WAR MUSEUM, in Myrtle Beach Indoor Shooting Range, 4857 U.S. 17 Bypass S., opposite Palmetto Pointe Drive, between Farrow Parkway and S.C. 544, south of Myrtle Beach, east of Socastee. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 293-4344 or www.mbisr.com.

S.C. MARITIME MUSEUM, 729 Front St., Georgetown. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 520-0111 or scmaritimemuseum.org.

WHEELS OF YESTERYEAR, 413 Hospitality Lane, near Carolina Forest, off U.S. 501 near Tanger Outlets. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. 903-4774 or www.wheelsofyesteryearmb.com.

TOURS

ALLIGATOR ADVENTURE, at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, open daily, weather permitting. 361-0789 or alligatoradventure.com.

BAREFOOT PRINCESS RIVERBOAT, various cruises at various times and days, 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.

CAPT. JIM’S “RIVER MEMORIES” TOURS, on an electric yacht, 90-minute cruises from Conway Marina. 246-1495 or www.rivermemories.org.

CAROLINA SAFARI JEEP TOURS, 3 1/2-hour tours across the Grand Strand, including Pawleys and Magnolia islands, along the Waccamaw River, wildlife viewing, a salt marsh and Gullah heritage. Pickups arranged at time of reservations. $42 ages 13 and older, $30 ages 12 and younger, and discount for military, police, AAA members and seniors. 497-5330 or www.carolinasafari.com.

THE CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY, 4872 Seewee Road, Awendaw, 40 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. 971-7474 or www.thecenterforbirdsofprey.org.

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

HELICOPTER TOURS:

• Sister operations: Oceanfront Helicopters, 3000 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, by east end of Myrtle Beach International Airport (946-0022 or

www.huffmanhelicopters.com

), and Executive Helicopters, 2800 Terminal St., North Myrtle Beach (427-7351 or

www.executiveheli.com

).



• Helicopter Adventures, 1860 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, west of U.S. 17 Bypass, across from Broadway at the Beach. 800-359-4386 or

www.1800fly4fun.com

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MYRTLE BEACH SEGWAY, 2922-A Howard Ave., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common near Valor Memorial Garden. Self-guided tours. 477-0800 or www.mbsegway.com.

SC-CARES, 236 Abbeville Drive, off U.S. 701 north of Georgetown, tours available by appointment. 546-7893 or www.sc-cares.org.

SEWEE VISITOR & ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER, 5821 U.S. 17 N., Awendaw. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays. Programs include discussion and feeding of two resident sister red wolves 3-4 p.m. Thursdays and 11 a.m.-noon Saturdays. 928-3368 or www.fws.gov/seweecenter.

SWAMP FOX TOURS, across historic Georgetown, from 624 Front St. 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 4-12. 651-2994 or www.plantationrivertours.com.

WALLACE SAILING CHARTERS, sailing cruises by appointment from 525 Front St., Georgetown. 902-6999 or www.wallacesailingcharters.com.

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