Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on May 19

Bring questions for gardening seminar

At a “Plant Local Plants That Work” seminar, Alan Little, owner of the Little Nursery Farm in Longs and a Coastal Carolina University professor, will field questions. Details at 843-915-5281 or www.hcml.org.

Details: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library North Myrtle Beach branch, 910 First Ave. S. Free.

Legion invites public to afternoon roast

Join an American Legion Riders Bike Week Pig Roast. Details at 401-692-1905, 843-651-8784, or www.sclegiopost178.org.

Details: 1-4 p.m. at American Legion Post 178, 3950 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. $10.

Atwater band opens city concert series

The city of North Myrtle Beach opens its weekly “Music on Main” concert series, with the Atwater Band. Details at 843-280-5570, ext. 1; or parks.nmb.us/Page.aspx?id=11.

Details: 7-9 p.m. at 202 Main St., North Myrtle Beach. Free.

Jamey Johnson plays House of Blues

“Throttle Fest” continues, on this night with Jamey Johnson. Details at 843-272-3000 or www.hob.com/myrtlebeach.

Details: 8 p.m. Thursday at House of Blues, in Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach. $28.

Willie Nelson brings coterie for concert

Fans of the late Merle Haggard might like an escape to see Willie Nelson & Family with special guests Kris Kristofferson, and The Strangers, featuring Haggard’s sons Ben and Noel Haggard. Details at 843-679-4525 or www.florenceciviccenter.com.

Details: 8 p.m. at Florence Civic Center, 3300 W. Radio Drive, at Interstates 95 and 20. Tickets are $30, $45 or $55 – at 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.