Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Dec. 19

Free movies at Grand 14

Catch “Holiday Kids’ Movies” Wednesdays-Saturdays, this week with “The Polar Express” (and Dec. 26-30 with “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”). Details at 282-0550 or www.marketcommoncinema.com.

Details | 10 a.m. at Grand 14 Cinema at The Market Common, in Myrtle Beach, for free.

‘Lunch with Santa’ cruise

Take a “Lunch with Santa” cruise, with a hot-dog lunch combo, with beverage and a cookie, and bring cameras for photos with Kris Kringle. Reservations required at 272-2140 or 800-685-6601.

Details | 11 a.m. on Barefoot Princess Riverboat on Intracoastal Waterway, from Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, for $13 ages 13 and older, otherwise $9.

Cinemark special events

See two special events on the silver screen, at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach. Details at 839-3225.

Thompson Farm open

“Winter Wonderland” at Thompson Farm” for five more nights, through Sunday. Details at 236-1400 or www.thompsonfarmandnursery.com.

Details | 6-9 p.m. at Thompson Farm and Nursery, 1625 Bucksville Road, off U.S. 701, eight miles south of Conway; $10 ages 13 and older, $7 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger; extra fee for photos with Santa.

‘Movies on Main’

Theatre of the Republic’s “Movies on Main” classic film series continues with “White Christmas.” Details at 488-0821 or www.theatreoftherepublic.com.

Details | 7 p.m. at Main Street Theatre, 337 Main St., Conway, for $3.

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