Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on June 17

Swimming lessons at Myrtle Waves Water Park in Myrtle Beach.
Swimming lessons at Myrtle Waves Water Park in Myrtle Beach. The Sun News file

Comedy club doubles up

Choose from two comedy shows at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com:

▪ “The Magic of Carl Michael,” 6 p.m. Sundays-Mondays and Wednesdays-Thursdays, and 4:30 p.m. Fridays, through July, for $19.95 ages 13 and older, otherwise $9.95.

▪ Jason Benci, 8:15 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, and 7 and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, for $15.

Bullfrog at Brookgreen

Brookgreen Gardens, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, begins “Cool Summer Evenings,” staying open till 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 7. Catch Bullfrog in concert at 7 p.m. on this night. 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.

Movie at Myrtle Waves

“Dive-In Movie Nights” roll every other Wednesday through Aug. 12, weather permitting, on this evening with “Annie.” Park opens 10 a.m. daily. Details at 913-9250 or www.myrtlewaves.com.

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Myrtle Waves Water Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue North Extension and U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach. Special general admission after 4 p.m. for $12.99 plus tax, and all-day rates also available.

Concert helps turtle watch

Catch a concert every Wednesday through Sept. 2, this week with Darrell Harwood, to benefit Sunset Beach Turtle Watch. Details at www.sunsetbeachconcerts.com.

Details | 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Village Park gazebo, on Queen Anne Street, in Sunset Beach, N.C. Free.

‘Sip and Paint’ with sea life

A “Sip and Paint” series with art instructors opens, with different themes: sea turtle on June 17 (ages 21 and older only; bring own wine or beer) and 24 (family night, bring beverages and snacks, but not alcohol), as well as themes of crab July 8 and octopus July 29, both for ages 21 and older; and sharks July 15 and jellyfish Aug. 5, both for families. Details at 910-458-7468 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.

Details | 6:30-8:30 p.m. at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, N.C., each $45 per person, including include paint, canvas and easel use. (Aquarium open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, $8.95 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger.)

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