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May Calendar of Events in Myrtle Beach


Enjoy May events during your myrtle beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort

Myrtle Beach’s May Calendar of Events

Myrtle Beach in May is filled with plenty of things to do. Whether you want to take part in activities at the Resort or venture out into the town, we've compiled a list of the most exciting events happening in the area. Here's our list of what you can look forward to during your stay with us this May at Grand Palms Resort:


Enjoy May events during your myrtle beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort

La Belle Amie Vineyard Tour

Wednesdays

"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. Take the trip with us to La Belle Amie Vineyard that includes a self-guided tour of the vineyard, wine tasting, lunch, and live music. Tickets may be purchased from our Indoor Pool Office by calling Ext. 1400.


The shuttle leaves the Resort at 10 am and returns to the Resort by 4 pm. (Reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Must have a minimum of 8 participants.) Read more about La Belle Amie here.


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S'mores at the Patio at Grand Palms Resort

Everyday

Come relax by an open fire while making something special to eat. 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.


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Stuff a Sea Creature at Grand Palms Resort

Monday - Friday

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


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ONE The Show

Throughout the Summer

The Alabama Theatre’s ONE Show is back by popular demand and bigger and better than ever! Voted the #1 Live Entertainment Theatre by Myrtle Beach visitors and locals. ONE brings audiences an incredible entertainment experience featuring music from Country, Gospel, Broadway, Pop, and Rock with plenty of hilarious family comedy. Talented entertainers, extravagant costumes, and extraordinary scenery will make you feel like you are in New York or Las Vegas at a fraction of the price.


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Time Warp at the Carolina Opry

Throughout the Summer

The best music of the 60s, 70s, and 80s, blended with rich multimedia screens, special effects, and elaborate costuming. This fast-paced, high-energy show will take you back to the decades that brought us the best in American popular music.


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The Carolina Opry

Throughout the Summer

This award-winning show blends two hours of high-energy music, comedy and dance complete with state-of-the-art lighting, sound, and special effects. Highly acclaimed by The New York Times, USA Today, NBC Nightly News, and CNN, The Carolina Opry is the only show to be named a “Top Attraction in Myrtle Beach” by CNBC. Featuring a cast of over 35 of the nation’s most talented performers, this variety show spans all genres to bring you the best hits of yesterday, today and everything in between.


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Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball

Throughout the Summer

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball Team's season is in full swing! For a complete schedule of the games, please click here.


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Summer Light: Art by Night at Brookgreen Gardens

Throughout May

Summer Light: Art by Light” is an opportunity to explore and experience the historic Brookgreen Gardens' landscapes like never before. From the 800 upcycled chandeliers and 900 wine bottle alcoves, experience the Oak Allée and Beyond the Garden Wall like never before. Immerse yourself with sounds and lights by visiting the exquisite Conway Glass display, the “blooming flora” in the Children’s Garden, and more. Live music is performed each night by various bands throughout the summer. A variety of food and beverage options are available throughout the gardens.


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Atalaya Tour at Huntington Beach State Park

Throughout the Summer

Tour the winter home of Anna and Archer Huntington with a docent from the Friends of Huntington Beach State Park. You discover how this home helped a community through tough years, inspired art and eventually became a National Historic Landmark. Atalaya Tours are Monday through Friday 2 - 3 pm.


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66th Annual Sun Fun Festival

May 6 - 8

Bring your family to the 66th annual Sun Fun Festival parade and events in Myrtle Beach. The Sun Fun Festival, which originally ran from 1951 to 2011 and returned in 2016, kicks off summer in Myrtle Beach with a variety of family-friendly events, including the Sun Fun Parade and live entertainment!


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Ripley's Aquarium Beaks & Brushes

May 7

Moms and the special women in our lives deserve to be shell-ebrated. Show them your appreciation and share a special experience this Mother’s Day. Ripley’s Aquarium is hosting a special Mom & Me painting event. Create a masterpiece together while enjoying all of the spectacular aquatic life that Ripley’s Aquarium has to offer, including their brand-new Penguin Playhouse.


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Spring Wine Festival In The Gardens

May 7

Enjoy wine tastings and live music throughout Brookgreen Gardens at their 2nd Annual food & wine event. Tickets are sold for wine tastings, raffle prizes, and other activities.


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Blessing of the Inlet

May 7

The Blessing of the Inlet celebrates its 26th anniversary as one of the Inlet’s most revered festivals. The festival has grown to include a day of entertainment, with arts and crafts vendors, various Murrells Inlet restaurants and local food purveyors, children’s play area with games, and fun events for the entire family.


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Eaglemania: Eagles Tribute at The Carolina Opry Theater

May 8

The world’s greatest Eagles tribute band is back by popular demand at The Carolina Opry Theater. Enjoy the Eagles’ greatest hits, as well as select solo favorites by Don Henley, Glenn Frey, and Joe Walsh. If you like the Eagles, don’t miss the chance to experience the authentic sound of Eaglemania.


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Blue Crab Festival

May 14 - 15

Located at the Historic Little River Waterfront in Little River, SC, the World Famous Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast. Bring your family & friends to enjoy fresh, local seafood from a waterfront restaurant or get your favorite festival food fix. Enjoy scenic views, live beach music, and shop for a unique souvenir or gift from a crafter. The World Famous Blue Crab Festival has consistently been awarded the Best Annual Event/Festival on the Grand Strand by readers of the Sun News newspaper for 8+ consecutive years.


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Stayin' Alive: Bee Gees Tribute at The Carolina Opry Theater

May 15

Stayin’ Alive offers audiences the songs and sights of a full Bee Gees play list, singing blockbusters such as “Night Fever”, “Jive Talkin'”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Nights on Broadway”, and “Stayin’ Alive”.

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Blues Traveler at The Carolina Opry Theater

May 22

Over their illustrious career Blues Traveler has played more than 3,000 live shows in front of more than 30 million people. “Run-Around” has the longest-charting radio single in Billboard history which earned them a Grammy® for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals.


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Enjoy Live Music on the Marsh Walk

Every Night

Live music can be heard year-round at The Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk. The variety of indoor and outdoor venues near the water are many, and so are the good times - any day of the week.


Stay With Us at Grand Palms Resort

All of these events are just a short drive from Grand Palms Resort. To reserve your vacation call 888-913-4477 and one of our friendly reservation representatives will be happy to help you plan your perfect stay.



Enjoy May events during your myrtle beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort

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