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Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on June 11

Duncan Overby and Jim Siegrist co-star in “Elvis Has Left the Building,” with a final weekend, Thursday-Sunday, at Stage Left Theatre Company, at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach.
Duncan Overby and Jim Siegrist co-star in “Elvis Has Left the Building,” with a final weekend, Thursday-Sunday, at Stage Left Theatre Company, at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach. Courtesy photo

‘Family Night’ in gardens

Brookgreen Gardens, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, continues “Cool Summer Evenings,” staying open till 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 7. Catch “Family Night” on Thursdays, with “Evening Bed Check with the Animals,” 5 p.m. across Lowcountry Zoo; storytelling with Donna Catton-Johnson, 6 p.m. in Enchanted Storybook Forest; and “A Pirate Adventure at Brookgreen” creek excursions for families, at 5, 6 and 7 p.m., for an extra fee besides garden admission: $8 ages 13 and older, and $4 ages 4-12. Details at 235-6000 or www.brookgreen.org.

Details | At gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, across from Huntington Beach State Park. Admission lasts seven days: $15 ages 13-64, $13 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.

Free outings outside

▪ “Music on Main,” with The Wannabees, 7-9 p.m. at 202 Main St., North Myrtle Beach. 280-5594, ext. 3, or parks.nmb.us/Page.aspx?id=11.

▪ “Hot Summer Nights,” with Paul Grimshaw Band, 8-11 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard. 779-2662 or www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

▪ Movie “Big Hero 6,” at dusk in Rourk Gardens, on Main Street in Shallotte, N.C., across from Jerome’s Steak & Seafood. 910-253-2031 or www.brunswickcountync.gov.

Elvis Festival kicks off

The Myrtle Beach Elvis Festival, sanctioned by Graceland, opens for four days. Details at 888-406-5885 or www.myrtlebeachelvisfestival.com, and from Legends in Concert, 238-7827, 800-960-7469 or www.legendsinconcert.com/myrtle-beach.

Details | Tribute artists performing 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at North Ocean Boulevard and Mr. Joe White Avenue; and party 8:30 p.m. until closing at Johnny Rockets! at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. Free admission for both.

‘Monster Jam’ opens

“Monster Jam” opens for two nights through Friday. Buy tickets at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com. More details at www.monsterjam.com.

Details | 7:30 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Speedway, 455 Hospitality Lane, off U.S. 501, near Tanger Outlets and Carolina Forest (236-0500 or www.myrtlebeachspeedway.com). $15 ages 13 and older, $10 ages 2-12, plus taxes and fees.

Elvis play at Stage Left

One weekend remains for “Elvis Has Left the Building.” Details at 232-0339 or www.stagelefttheatremb.com.

Details | 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, at Stage Left Theatre Company, 3064 DeVille St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common, next to Coastal Dance Centre. $18 general; $15 students and active-duty military and veterans.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.

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