Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Oct. 31

Trick-or-treat at stores

Options abound for mall/retail trick-or-treating, all for free:

• 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Broadway at the Beach, in Myrtle Beach. 444-3200, 800-386-4662 or www.broadwayatthebeach.com.

• 5-7 p.m. at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach (272-8349 or


) and Coastal Grand mall, in Myrtle Beach (839-9100 or



• 5-8 p.m. at Bass Pro Shops, at Myrtle Square mall. 361-4800 or www.basspro.com.

• 6-7 p.m. at The Market Common. 839-3500 or www.marketcommonevents.com.

• 6-8 p.m. at Inlet Square, in Murrells Inlet. 651-6990 or



Party with mini-golf

A 12th annual Halloween Party will include mini-golf, hay rides, and a costume contest for ages infants-age 5 and ages 6-12. Details at 215-1038.

Details | 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Runaway Bay Miniature Golf, 1800 U.S. 17 Business S., Garden City Beach, for free.

Marsh Walk celebration

“Halloween on the Marsh Walk” will include trick-or-treating and children’s costume contest, 5-6 p.m., and for adults, a masquerade contest 7-10:30 p.m. Details at 651-2484 or marshwalk.com.

Details | 5-11 p.m. at Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk, on U.S. 17 Business; free admission.

Outdoor events on north end

Two free North Strand events are:

• “Howl-O-Scream,” 5-8 p.m. (rescheduled from Saturday) in North Myrtle Beach’s McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive. 280-5584 or parks.nmb.us.

• “Wild West Fall Festival,” 6-9 p.m. at PowerHouse Church, 950 S.C. 57 S., Little River, a half-mile from North Myrtle Beach Elementary School. A $5 entry fee applies to the chili cookoff. 222-4206 or www.powerhousenmb.com.

‘Movies on Main’

Theatre of the Republic’s “Movies on Main” classic film series continues with “The Exorcist” at 7 p.m. and “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” at midnight. Details at 488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com.

Details | At Main Street Theatre, 337 Main St., Conway, for $5 each.

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