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Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on May 22

Attendees admire sculptures last year at the eighth annual“XCon World.” The 2016 event winds up 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger.
Attendees admire sculptures last year at the eighth annual“XCon World.” The 2016 event winds up 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. The Sun News file photo

Public invited to join club’s cleanup project

Coastal 4-H members invite the public to help with a river and landing-area litter cleanup,also in kayaks. Details at 843-359-0987, or email thecoastalhomestead@gmail.com.

Details: 10 a.m.-noon at Sandy Island boat landing, west from U.S. 17, near Pawleys Island.

Ninth annual ‘XCon’ in final day

“XCon World 9” reaches its final day. Details at 843-839-4840 or www.xconworld.com.

Details: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, at Oak Street and 21st Avenue North. $25 ages 13 and older, otherwise free.

Tour covers island with two lighthouses

Coastal Expeditions will lead a tour of Lighthouse Island, with two landmarks, in Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge. Reservations required at 843-884-7684 or bullsislandferry.com.

Details: Meet noon at Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, on U.S. 17 in Awendaw, about 40 miles south of Georgetown. $45.

Everyone welcome to see ‘Baseball & Beyond’

Watch the Grand Strand Miracle Leagues’ “Baseball & Beyond” game – with participants with disabilities paired up with one of 30 pro athletes each. Details at 843-455-8526 or www.grandstrandmiracleleague.com, and www.2livebeyond.com.

Details: 2-4 p.m. at James C. Benton Miracle League Field, outiside Myrtle Beach’s Pepper Geddings Recreation Center, 3205 N. Oak St. Free for spectators.

Swamp Fox Players’ auditioning for play

Singers are sought in auditions for the Swamp Fox Players’ “Stephen2 The Music of Sondheim & Schwartz,” for shows in later July. Details at www.swampfoxplayers.com/auditions.htm, or email Gary Life, director, garyrlife@hotmail.com.

Details: 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Strand Theater, Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown, and 7-9 p.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church, 1300 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach.

Tone Loc, Tru Sol in free concert

See Tone Loc – known for such hits as “Funky Cold Medina” and “WIld Thing” – with Tru Sol. Details at 843-903-2628 or www.boathousemb.com.

Details: 5 p.m. at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to Clarion Hotel. Free.

Eric Hunter spends night at comedy club

Eric Hunter, who got his start in comedy at age 6 upon scolding for not eating his meal at a picnic, will perform for one night. Details at 843-839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com.

Details: 8 p.m. at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. $15.

Myrtle Waves open Saturdays-Sundays

Myrtle Waves Water Park, at U.S. 17 Bypass and Mr. Joe White Avenue (formerly 10th Avenue North) Extension in Myrtle Beach, is open for weekends – 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and May 30, Memorial Day – then daily for summer as of June 4. Save $1 on tickets in advance at www.myrtlewaves.com, for, plus tax: $26.99 for individuals 4 feet or taller and $20.99 juniors under 4 feet, also with the next day free. Admission always is free for ages 2 and younger. More details at 843-913-9250.

Also, a season pass deal through May 31, for ages 3 and older, is $46.99, plus tax and fees. Discounted admission rates available only at the park entrance, are, plus tax:

▪ $25.99 for individuals 4 feet or taller for military, or residents from South Carolina or Brunswick County, N.C., with ID.

▪ $13.99 for all seniors, ages 55 and older.

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