Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Oct. 28

Free fall outings

Celebrate autumn with some outings, free unless otherwise noted:

• Arts & Crafts Festival, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Precious Blood of Christ Catholic Church, 1633 Waverly Road, Pawleys Island. Details at 979-1317, 545-6551 or pbocchurch.com.

• “Howl-o-ween Extravaganza Benefit,” for Horry County Animal Care Center in Conway and Castaways Paws Rescue, 1-4 p.m. at The X Sports Center, 568 George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach. 446-5011 or



“Halloween Spooktacular” Fall Music Recital, 3 p.m. at Andy Owings School of Music & Performing Arts Center, in Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach. 839-1505 or www.andyowingsmusic.com.

• “Brew at the Zoo,” 6-9 p.m. (rescheduled from Saturday) in Lowcountry Zoo at Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17 between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach. $35 members, otherwise $40; and $15 for designated driver. 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.

‘Rockin’ in the Tropics’

Catch the Carolina Forest High Show Choirs finale show of “Rockin’ in the Tropics.” Details at 236-7997 and www.cfhsshows.com.

Details | 3 p.m. at the school, 700 Gardner Lacy Road, east of U.S. 501, for $7.

Chorale opens season

The Carolina Master Chorale starts its 30th anniversary “Passion and Pearls” season by performing Mendelssohn’s “Elijah,” with the Long Bay Symphony Chamber Orchestra and five guest soloists. Details at 444-5774 or www.carolinamasterchorale.com.

Details | 4 p.m. at Myrtle Beach High School, on Grissom Parkway, between 29th and 38th avenues North; $35 adults, $30 seniors and $10 students younger than 25 with ID; or season tickets: $90, $75 and $30, respectively.

Tamburr Quintet plays

The Gold Key Jazz Society welcomes the Christian Tamburr Quintet for a concert. Also, the quintet will have a free master class at 4 p.m., at which music students are encouraged to bring their instruments. Details from the jazz society at 742-5064 or www.goldkeyjazzsociety.com, the auditorium at 446-4777, or www.christiantamburr.com.

Details | 7 p.m. Sunday at Winyah Auditorium, 1200 Highmarket St., Georgetown, for $20, and $10 students.

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