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Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 19

The “Dinosaurs” special exhibit, with five life-size replicas, opens at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, N.C., open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. It’s free with regular admission: $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, $8.95 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger. Details at 910-458-7468 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.
The “Dinosaurs” special exhibit, with five life-size replicas, opens at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, N.C., open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. It’s free with regular admission: $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, $8.95 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger. Details at 910-458-7468 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher. Courtesy photo

‘Run to Sun,’ Highland Games lead day

▪ “Run to the Sun” Car and Truck Show” benefit, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at former Myrtle Square Mall site, on Kings Highway, between 21st and 29th avenues North, in Myrtle Beach. Free to see. www.peedeestreetrodders.com.

▪ Myrtle Beach Highland Games and Heritage Festival, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Grand Park, along Farrow Parkway. For ages 13-64, $10 advance or $12 at gate; and ages 6-12 and 65 and older, $5 advance or $6 at gate; otherwise free. 843-283-7883 or www.myrtlebeachhighlandgames.com.

▪ Ultimate “Easterns” tournament, with 20 men’s and eight women’s college teams competing with flying discs, 9 a.m. Saturday-Sunday, at North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex, at S.C. 90 and Robert Edge Parkway (www.nmbpark.com). Free to see. www.easterns.org and www.usaultimate.org.

▪ “Fur Flies 4 Fun” competition by A Way to Play Dog Agility Club, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at A Dog’s Way Inn, 761 Pendergrass Ave., Murrells Inlet, west of U.S. 17. 843-357-4545 or www.awaytoplaydogagilityclub.com.

▪ Opening of “Dinosaurs” special exhibit at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, N.C., open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Free with regular admission: $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, $8.95 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger. 910-458-7468 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.

▪ “Diggin’ It” Spring Garden Festival, at Brookgreen Gardens, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach. Free with admission, which lasts seven days: $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger. 843-235-6000 or www.brookgreen.org.

▪ Grand Strand Miracle Leagues’ baseball Opening Day and Celebrity Challenge, getting people with disabilities on the diamond, and with scheduled guests including Andre Davis, Reggie Sanders and Mookie Wilson, with game at 10 a.m., and lunch afterward, at James C. Benton Miracle League Field, outiside Myrtle Beach’s Pepper Geddings Recreation Center, 3205 N. Oak St. 843-455-8526, 843-448-7712 or grandstrandmiracleleague.com.

▪ Annual Conway city egg hunts,at Conway Recreation Complex, 1515 Mill Pond Road, near picnic shelter, at 11 a.m. for ages 1-2 (with one parent assisting), 11:15 ages 3-5 (without parental assistance), 11:30 ages 6-8, and 11:45 ages 9-12; sixth annual Twilight Egg Hunt, with 3,000 eggs (bring flashlights), for ages 11-13, 8 p.m. March 24 at Riverfront Park, on Elm Street. Free. 843-488-1950 or www.conwayparksandrecreation.com.

▪ Cruise-ins, free, by Myrtle Beach Car Club (843-742-9802 or www.myrtlebeachcarclub.com) 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Surfside Shine Car Wash, 600 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach; and Hot Rod Promotions (843-503-8245) 5-8 p.m. at Pirateland Family Camping Resort, 5401 S. Kings Highway, just south of Myrtle Beach State Park.

▪ Biker Bluegrass Festival, benefiting Waccamaw Animal Rescue Mission of Conway (843-347-6583 or www.warmfarms.org), 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson, 4710 S. Kings Highway, south of city limts. Free admission. 843-369-5555 or www.myrtlebeachharley.com.

▪ Second annual “Out of the Darkness Campus Walk to Fight Suicide,” noon at Coastal Carolina University, in Spadoni Park, on main campus, accessed from U.S. 501 or S.C. 544 in Conway. Free. 843-349-5022, afsp.donordrive.com, or email cdhaines@coastal.edu.

▪ Benefit for Kind Keeper Animal Rescue, 1-4 p.m. at Harley Roadhouse, 3180 S.C. 9 E., Little River. 843-855-1398 or kindkeeper.org.

▪ Second annual Easter Fest & Egg Hunt, for toddlers-age 12, 2-4 p.m. at Trinity Church, 3000 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, also with collection of nonperishables for Myrtle Beach High School Food Bank. 843-448-8426 or trinitymyrtlebeach.org.

▪ Act Two Productions’ open auditions for “An Evening With Mark Twain,” 2-5 p.m. (for performances April 29-May 1) at Fresh Brewed Coffee House, 933 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach. 843-995-2756.

▪ Oceanfront Merchants Association’s “Get Your Green On” free concerts, 6-9 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue at North Ocean Boulevard; and promotion. 843-779-2662 or www.myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

▪ Long Bay Symphony’s “Some Enchanted Evening,” with Broadway performers Anne Runolfsson and Sal Viviano, 7 p.m. at Myrtle Beach High School, on Robert Grissom Parkway, between 29th and 38th avenues North. $25, $40, $45 or $50; and $10 students 21 and younger with ID. 843-448-8379 or longbaysymphony.com.

▪ The Texas Tenors, 7 p.m. at Alabama Theatre, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. $39.95, $44.95 or $49.95. 843-272-1111, 800-342-2262 or www.alabama-theatre.com.

▪ Peter Fletcher classical guitar concert, 7 p.m. at Georgetown County Library Waccamaw Neck branch, 41 St. Paul Place, Litchfield Beach, off Willbrook Boulevard. Free. 843-545-3623.georgetowncountylibrary.sc.gov.

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