• Laiken James

Activities, Amenities, and Attractions – Fall/Winter 2022-2023

Updated: Sep 14


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

What Activities are Offered this Fall and Winter?

Read below to see all there is to enjoy this Fall and Winter at Grand Palms Resort! To see our current activity calendar see our Welcome Magazine by clicking here.


Kid's Crafts (Varies by Season)

Pumpkin Painting - Paint your very own pumpkin $10

Sock Snowmen - Make a sock snowman $7

Ceramic Paint Me Sea Creatures - Ceramic Sea Creatures to paint $5


Stuff a Sea Creature - Year-Round

Stuff your favorite sea creature and design a take-home box for your new loved one! Includes a birth certificate for your new friend. A portion of the proceeds are donated to help local sea turtle rescue. Read more about our Stuff a Sea Creature activity in our blog article here.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Movies at the Activity Center - Fall/Winter

All day long, classics will play on our larger than life projector screen. Concessions are available for purchase at the Indoor Pool.


S'mores at the Patio - Year-Round

Enjoy making and eating delicious s'mores with kits available for $5 at the Indoor Pool Office. Read more about our S'mores Activity here.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Hot Cocoa Workshop - Winter

Come satiate your sweet tooth at our Hot Cocoa Workshop! This activity includes hot cocoa mix, mini mason jar, marshmallows, peppermint stick and a chocolate spoon. $7 each.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Events Offered this Fall/Winter


Palms Paint Night - Fall/Winter

Tuesdays from 3 - 5 pm @ Poolside Event Center

Includes a 8"x10" canvas, easel to use, paints, and pre-sketched designs! Feel free to bring your favorite snacks and wine. Read more about Palms Paint Night here.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.


La Belle Amie Vineyard Tour & Wine Tasting - Fall

Wednesdays from 10 am - 4 pm @ La Belle Amie

Nothing could be finer than to be in Carolina, as the wise, old song goes – that is, unless you have a glass of fine wine from La Belle Amie Vineyard in-hand. Enjoy a self-guided tour and a wine tasting accompanied by live music. Read more about the experience here.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.


Santa Bash - Winter

November 25 & 26, December 21 & 28, from 11 am - 2 pm @ Poolside Event Center

Our Santa Bash will get you in the Christmas spirit! We will have a hot cocoa workshop, cookie decorating, ornament making, Christmas movies, and an appearance from our coastal Santa! You'll have plenty to do at our Santa Bash. This event is $20 per child. Sign up by 4 pm the day prior.




Specials Offered


Mother Earth Day Spa

By Appointment @ Indoor Pool | Day Spa | Fitness Center

You’re in incredibly good hands with any of Mother Earth Day Spa’s state licensed massage therapists, including Christie, who has been working at Grand Palms Resort for more than a decade. All therapists are nationally certified for massage and bodywork therapy and reflexology (pinpointing pressure points in your feet to relieve stress, alleviate allergies, headaches, even depression.)

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Charleston Tour - Year-Round

We've partnered with Day Trips to Charleston to provide our guests with a wonderful excursion during their stay with us on the Grand Strand. Day Trips to Charleston is a Grand Palms Resort preferred partner meaning you'll receive a discounted rate when you purchase your tickets from us at the Front Desk. Read more about the Charleston Tour here.


Brookgreen Garden's Nights of a Thousand Candles - Fall/Winter

We're excited to announce that we are now selling tickets to Brookgreen Garden's Nights of a Thousand Candles to our guests! These tickets typically sell out early, to purchase your tickets call our Guest Services Department at 888-913-4477. Please note tickets are available for Grand Palms Resort guests only.



Amenities Offered at Grand Palms Resort


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.
Heated Indoor Pool at Grand Palms Resort

What Amenities do you have and are they “included”?

Upon check-in you receive a recreation pass which grants access to all of the Resort Amenities. You will have access to our Complimentary Shuttle Service, Indoor Pool, Outdoor Pool, Lazy River, Fitness Center, Hot Tubs, Activity Center, Poolside Event Center, (Seasonal) Poolside Grill and more. We also offer lots of activities and events onsite at the Resort. Stay up-to-date with the latest season’s activities with the Activity Calendar in our Welcome Magazine. *Some activities and amenities may require a nominal fee.


Where are the Resort Amenities located?

Refer to the Grand Palms Resort Map below. You’ll see the Outdoor Pool, Lazy River, Poolside Event Center, Activity Center, Grills, Indoor Pool, Fitness Center, Mother Earth Day Spa and other Resort Amenities.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.
Grand Palms Resort Map

Amenities Offered:

  • Mother Earth Day Spa $

  • Indoor Pool that is heated to a comfortable 85+ degrees all year, includes a Hot Tub and Locker Rooms with Saunas and Steam Rooms

  • Outdoor Pool with an Infant Pool and Hot Tub

  • Lazy River with a Splash Deck (Water Playground), a Zero Entry Kiddie Pool and a large Hot Tub

  • Fitness Center

  • Arcade $

  • Grills (Gas and Charcoal)

  • Seasonal Poolside Grill (located next to the Outdoor Pool) $

  • A wide array of Activities and Special Events $

  • Complimentary Beach Shuttles

  • Complimentary WiFi

  • Complimentary State Park Passes

  • Business Center at the Front Desk

Read our full blog article on all the amenities offered at Grand Palms Resort by clicking here.


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Access our Digital Welcome Magazine

Our Welcome Magazine is the key to helping you on your way to a wonderful vacation with information regarding the Resort and surrounding areas. The Welcome Magazine contains resort information - hours of operation, resort map, special discounts to local businesses, activities and events held on-site, the complimentary shuttle bus schedule and so much more! Please take advantage of all this information when planning your next Grand Palms Resort vacation.


Local Attractions that will have you "Ooo"-ing and "Aaa"-ing

Be sure to call our Front Desk at 888-913-4477 if you would like to buy tickets for any of the following shows - Legends, Alabama Theater, or Carolina Opry. All others must be purchased directly from their site.


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.
Make sure to check out WonderWorks during your Myrtle Beach Vacation!

WonderWorks

Family fun awaits with more than 100 interactive exhibits! At WonderWorks, the unexplainable comes to life and the unusual is the norm in features such as a glow-in-the-dark ropes course, fast-paced Laser-Tag, and 6D Extreme Motion Ride XD Theater. Read more about WonderWorks in our blog here.


Brookgreen Gardens

Set in the beautiful flora and fauna of South Carolina, visit the most significant collection of figurative sculptures in an outdoor setting by American artists in the world. See their website for special events they are hosting. Read more about Brookgreen Gardens in our blog article here.


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.
Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach at Broadway at the Beach

Ripley's Aquarium

Located at Broadway at the Beach - an entertainment and dining complex that features restaurants, rides, shops - is the 85,000 square-foot Ripley's Aquarium. Watch out for those shark teeth! Read more about Ripley's Aquarium in our blog article here!


Golfing and Putt-Putt

Receive a discount as a Grand Palms Resort guest at many beautiful golf courses in the Myrtle Beach area such as Indigo Creek Golf Club and Prestwick Country Club. Visit the "Golf" section in our Welcome Magazine for a list of discounted rates for Grand Palms Resort guests. Don't forget the fun putt-putt provides! Runaway Bay Mini Golf, Jurassic Golf, and Shipwreck Adventure Golf are sure be a blast of a time.


The Carolina Opry Theater

The Carolina Opry is ready to dazzle and amaze you with incredible voices, dances, and costumes in their shows. Limited seating is available so be sure to grab your seat! View more information at the Carolina Opry Theater website. If you would like to see a show, you can purchase tickets from the Front Desk.


Alabama Theatre

Get ready for toe-tapping beats, breath-taking acrobatics, and side-splitting comedy at Alabama Theatre! Limited seating is available so be sure to grab your seat! View more information at the Alabama Theatre. If you would like to see a show, you can purchase tickets from the Front Desk.


Legends in Concert

These live tribute shows are known for elaborate theatrical sets, magnificent costumes, and full array of incredible special effects. See these legendary performers who look and sound like iconic musicians while they dazzle you with the classics. For more info, see their website.

Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.
Pirates Voyage in Myrtle Beach - Photo taken by the Author

Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show

Ready to be entertained? Pirate's Voyage will have you and your family cheering for the scalawags and mesmerized by the mermaids. For details on this show, visit here. Read more about Pirates Voyage in our blog article here.


Duplin Winery

Enjoy wine tastings and sample at least ten preselected Duplin wines while they walk you through the flavors and history of each wine. Their $10.00 deluxe wine tasting includes a gourmet cheese dip, homemade gourmet crackers, and a glass of wine after the tasting has been completed. For more details, visit here.


Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

Plenty of Smiles Are Coming Your Way

We are so excited for you to enjoy your stay at Grand Palms Resort we want to be sure your vacation is exactly as you hoped for and more. Whether it's a blast with the kids or some relaxing time away, we hope your vacation is memory-filled. If there is anything we can do to help you with your stay, please call our friendly reservations team at 888-913-4477 or via email at reservations@grandpalmsresortmb.com. See you soon!



Enjoy activities this Fall and Winter during your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort.

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