Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 29

Fun at the museum

Help celebrate the one-year anniversary of the finding of a 14-inch-long Florida conch shell added to a touch tank after Hurricane Irene rolled up the coast. Also, take in two programs: “Who Are You Swimming With?” at 3:30 p.m. and “Pirates Ahoy!” at 7 p.m. Details at 910-579-1016 or visit www.museumplanetarium.org.

Details | 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. at Museum of Coastal Carolina, 21 E. Second St., Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.; $8 adults, $6 seniors and students, $4 ages 3-4.

Learn about Francis Marion

Take a walk through Lowcountry history and learn about the “Swamp Fox,” Gen. Francis Marion. Details at 545-7020 or www.georgetowncountymuseum.com.

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Georgetown County Museum, 632 Prince St., Georgetown; $4 ages 18-64, $3 ages 65 and older, $2 ages 7-17.

Get Hawaiian

See “Aloha Y’all,” a Hawaiian luau show, Wednesdays and Fridays, with all-Polynesian performers. Details at 808-9188, 800-252-5642, www.thegrandtheatre.us or www.alohayall.com.

Details | 7 p.m. at The Grand Theatre, 301 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach, just south of Surfside Drive/Glenns Bay Road, for $24.95 ages 19 and older, adults, $14.95 ages 13-18, and $7.95 ages 3-12.

Manny Oliveira’s final night

Manny Oliveira, who has spent 35 years in standup comedy, will headline for one final night, with Cooter Douglas opening, before the two men warm up audiences for Josh Blue Thursday-Sunday. 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 on this night, and $20 advance/$23 at door the rest of the week.

‘Grease’ outdoors on big screen

“Grease” marks the finale of the “Movies Under the Stars” series. Bring chairs and blankets for seating. Details at 839-3500 or www.marketcommonmb.com.

Details | 9 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common, for free.

Fireworks with an ocean view

The Oceanfront Merchant’s Association presents fireworks over the ocean. Details at 421-9848, 997-6695 or myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

Details | 9:30 p.m. from Second Avenue (North) Pier in Myrtle Beach, for free.

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