Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 30

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.

‘High Noon’ plays as part of series

A fall classic movie series, on Thursdays through September, continues with “High Noon,” from 1952. Details at 839-3225 or www.cinemark.com.

Details | 2 and 7 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach; matinees $6 ages 12 and older, and $5.75 ages 1-11; evenings $8 ages 12 and older, $7 military, students, and residents of Horry and Georgetown counties with ID, and $5.75 for ages 62 and older, and 1-11.

Cruise-in by mall

Hot Rod Promotions welcomes all cars at a cruise-in. Details at 503-8245.

Details | 6-9 p.m. at Burger King, off Harrelson Boulevard in Myrtle Beach, by south end of Coastal Grand mall, for free.

BPL Band plays oldies

The Oceanfront Merchant’s Association presents concerts on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, next with BPL Band, playing music from the 1970s-‘90s. Details at 421-9848, 997-6695 or myrtlebeachdowntown.com.

Details | 8-11 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Plyler Park, at Mr. Joe White Avenue and North Ocean Boulevard, for free.

‘Damn Yankees’ on stage

Theatre of the Republic has kicked off a new season with the musical “Damn Yankees,” in its final weekend through Sunday. Details at 488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com.

Details | 8 p.m. at Main Street Theatre, 337 Main St., Conway; $18 advance or $20 at door, or season tickets: $102 individual, $198 for two, $378 four, and $540 six.

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