Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 6

See a movie with the family

See a family movie, “Big Miracle.” Details at 918-1275.

Details | 2:30 p.m. at Myrtle Beach’s Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., for free.

Tour Mars at theater

Take a Sky Theater tour of Mars in a program celebrating the landing of the NASA rover Curiosity on the red planet, after a 127-million-mile journey, and Jerry Jackson, chief meteorologist for WWAY-TV3 of Wilmington, will describe the weather there, with commentary by Mark Jankowski, Ingram Planetarium’s director. Details at 910-575-0033 or www.museumplanetarium.org.

Details | 1-3 p.m. at Ingram Planetarium, 7625 High Market St., Sunset Beach, N.C., for $8 adults, $6 seniors and students, $4 ages 3-4, and free ages 2 and younger.

Laugh with Tommy Blaze

Tommy Blaze, whose credits include TV shows “The Newz” and “Friends” and movies “Rumpelstiltskin” and “Viewer Discretion Advised,” will perform nightly through Sunday, with Lucas Bohn and Cooter Douglas opening. Details at 449-4242 or comedacabana.com.

Details | 8 p.m. at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, for $15

Bryan Dangerous

See “The Bryan Dangerous Comedy Show” on Mondays, Wednesdays-Fridays and Sundays. Details at 444-3200 or www.broadwayatthebeach.com, and www.bryandangerous.com.

Details | 9 p.m. at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, on Heroes Harbor stage, between Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville restaurant and Ripley’s Aquarium, in northeast corner of the complex, for free.

Free fireworks show

Catch a fireworks show over Barefoot Lake every Monday through August – and on Sept. 1. Details at 272-8349 or www.bflanding.com.

Details | 10:15 p.m. at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, for free.

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