Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 20

Weekly dance classes

USA Dance Grand Strand Chapter 6024 has moved its weekly lessons that cover a variety of American and Latin dances every Monday. Pre-registration is not required, and walk-ins and singles are welcome. Details at 283-0007, 602-7197 or www.usadancegrandstrand.org.

Details | Beginners 6-7 p.m., intermediate 7-8 p.m. at Anaerobic Studio, in Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres; enter in rear of mall, by Bass Pro Shops; $7 club members, otherwise $9.

Pelicans open against Red Sox

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Advanced-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, open a four-game series against the Boston Red Sox’ farm club from Salem, Va. Children 12 and younger receive a meal of a hot dog, chips and small soda, and Splash and other mascots entertain. 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.

Catch improv comedy show

See the Carolina Improv Company’s “Whose Night Out Is It Anyway?” an audience-interactive improv comedy show for adults, at a second location, every Monday. Details at 272-4242 or www.carolinaimprov.com.

Details | 8 p.m. at Froggy Bottomz Live, at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach (444-3500), for $15.

Michael Mack at Comedy Cabana

Michael Mack and the Faces of Rock will perform nightly through Sunday, with Simon Zais and Cooter Douglas opening. Details at 449-4242 or comedycabana.com.

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

Free fireworks at Barefoot

Catch a fireworks show over Barefoot Lake in a weekly series ending 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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