Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on July 8

Italian festival

Catch the final day of the 20th anniversary Italian Festival by the Sons of Italy Lodge 2662 of Socastee. Events include a spaghetti-eating contest 2:15-2:45 p.m. and The Sister Act (Andrea Giammalvo and Celeste Santini) 6-7 p.m. Details at 902-7469, www.sonsofitalymb.com or email karencrisalli@sc.rr.com.

Details | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at Inlet Square, at U.S. 17 Business and U.S. 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet, in parking lot by Frank Theatres; free admission

‘Romeo and Juliet’

See the Royal Ballet’s “Romeo and Juliet” on the silver screen; another showing is 7 p.m. Tuesday. Details at 839-3225.

Details | noon at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $12.

Take a free tour of exhibit

Join a free docent tour of “Kimono: Art, Fashion and Society” by Tokyo native Yoko Hansen, from Coastal Carolina University’s world languages and culture department, on the second and fourth Sundays monthly through September. Details at 238-2510 or www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.

Details | 2 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, across from Springmaid Beach Resort; museum open 1-4 p.m., and admission free, but donations welcome.

Three performers set to serenade

“Surfside Beach Sunday Serenades,” every Sunday through Sept. 2, presents several performers each giving a concert, including Acoustic Johnny, Neal Peterson and Jaynie Trudell. Bring chairs or blankets for seating. Details at 450-7281.

Details | 2-5 p.m. in town of Surfside Beach’s Veterans Memorial park, at Surfside and Willow drives, in front of the Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, for free.

Matt Stillwell at the Boathouse

See Matt Stillwell, whose latest country single is “Ignition,” in the “Sunday Funday Outdoor Concert Series.” Details at 903-2628 or www.boathousemb.com, and www.mattstillwell.net.

Details | 4 p.m. at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along the Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to the Clarion Hotel, for free.

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