‘Kung Fu Panda’
The “Summer Kids Series” includes a different movie every Thursday through Aug. 9, next with “Kung Fu Panda.” Details at 445-1616.
Details | 10 a.m. at Carmike Cinemas Broadway 16, at Broadway at the Beach, on Grissom Parkway in Myrtle Beach, for $2, covering the movie, a beverage and serving of popcorn.
Comedy for the family
Take in a family friendly comedy show Tuesdays-Thursdays through Aug. 23, with a rotation of headliners such as hypnotist Gary Conrad, magician Eddie Armbrister and standup comedian Manny Oliveira. Details at 449-4242 or comedacabana.com.
Details | 5:30 p.m. at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, for $15 ages 13 and older, and $10 ages 3-12.
Nature programs on tap
“Cool Summer Evenings,” Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 10, include two nature programs on Thursdays, with Jerry Walls, a naturalist from Hemingway, starting with “Leapin’ Lizards!” 5-6 p.m., and “Family Fun with Science – Oh, My!” interactive learning sessions for families 7-8 p.m. Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org. (Also, at 3 p.m., Rick Simmons will discuss his book, “Defending South Carolina’s Coast: The Civil War from Georgetown to Little River.”)
Details | 5-9 p.m. (open at 9:30 a.m. daily) at Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.
Free beach music concert
North Myrtle Beach’s “Music on Main” concerts continue with Atlantic Groove, playing beach music. Bring beach chairs and blankets for seating. Details at 280-5570, ext. 1.
Details | 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Horseshoe, 11 S. Ocean Blvd., for free.
Pelicans take on the Mudcats
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, open a six-game homestand with a three-game series against the Carolina Mudcats, a Cleveland Indians farm club from suburban Raleigh. This “G.I. Joe Night” includes fireworks afterward. Details at 918-6000, 877-918-8499 or www.myrtlebeachpelicans.com
Details | 7:05 p.m. at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at Grissom Parkway, for $8-$11.
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