Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 8

National Kids Day rides

For National Kids Day, children ages 2-12 who take an introductory two-mile ride with an adult will receive a free model helicopter, while supplies last. Details at 800-359-4386 or www.1800fly4fun.com.

Details | 9 a.m.-noon and 4-7 p.m. at Helicopter Adventures, 1860 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, west of U.S. 17 Bypass, behind NASCAR Speedpark and across from Broadway at the Beach; $20 per person, and 10 percent discount available this day only for longer rides.

Craftsmen’s festival ends today

Attend the final day of the 30th annual Craftsmen’s Summer Classic Art & Craft Festival. Details at 336-282-5550 or www.craftshow.com.

Details | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, at Oak Street and 21st Avenue North, for $8 ages 13 and older, $1 ages 6-12.

Sunday serenades

“Surfside Beach Sunday Serenades,” every Sunday through Sept. 2, presents four performers for 45 minutes each, next with Acoustic Johnny 2-2:45 p.m., Steve Cochran 2:45-3:30, Wayne Mummert 3:30-4:15 and Lola 4:15-5. 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.

‘Wizard of Oz’ finale

See Brunswick Little Theatre’s finale performance of “The Wizard of Oz.” Details at 910-755-7416, 800-754-1050, ext. 7416, www.bccowa.com and www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

Details | 3 p.m. at Brunswick Community College’s Odell Williamson Auditorium in Supply, N.C.; $17 adults, $12 teens and students with school ID, and $6 ages 12 and younger.

Crowfield releases album

Catch the Charleston band Crowfield in a Murrells Inlet album-release show for “The Diamond Sessions,” with Luke Cunningham opening. Details at 357-9175, www.hotfishclub.com, www.crowfieldmusic.com and www.lukecunninghammusic.com.

Details | 6-10 p.m. at Hot Fish Club, 4911 U.S. 17 Business, for free.

Luau dinner shows

Hawaiian luau dinner shows on the beach, by Springmaid Pier, continue for two more Sundays through Aug. 12. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., a Polynesian buffet is served at 7, and the fire-breathing, hula dancing, luau starts at about 7:30. Details at 315-7100 or visit www.springmaidbeach.com/hawaiian-luau/.

Details | At Springmaid Beach Resort, 3200 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for $39 ages 13 and older, otherwise $12.95, plus tax and gratuity.

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