4th of July Along the Grand Strand

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Here is a partial list of things to do during the 4th of July Holiday:

July 4th

Celebration with the Indigo Choral Society at Kaminski House Museumin Georgetown at 7pm. Don’t forget to bring your chair!

Fireworks at Barefoot Landing at 10:15 pm.

Cherry Grove Pier Fireworksat 9:30 pm.

Murrells Inlet Annual Boat ParadeThe theme is
“Saluting our Founding Fathers” with a patriotic boat parade at 5pm. Fireworks begin at 10pm!

Pawleys Island Annual Parade10am-11pm – Come celebrate island style!

Myrtle Beach Hot Summer Nights Fireworks at 2nd Ave. Pier at dark.

Fireworks at Broadway at the Beach 10pm

Surfside Beach July 4th Celebration – 6pm -10pm

July 5th

Independence Music Blast at La Belle Amie Vineyards – 12pm-5pm – Bring your chair for all day music, BBQ, and wine tastings!

Murrells Inlet 4th of July Boat Parade

Monday, July 4, 2011 Murrells Inlet 4th of July Boat Parade & Fireworks Display! Don’t miss this annual patriotic tradition! ” Ride the Inlet Wave of Freedom” is this year’s theme. The July 4th Boat Parade forms at 10:00 am at Garden City Point and follows the Murrells Inlet shoreline. Best public viewing points are the Marshwalk, Belin Methodist Church, Nance’s Restaurant and the Hot Fish Club. Click here for registration and t-shirt information or call 843-357-2007 for more spectator information. The Murrells Inlet Marshwalk restaurants will light up the skies on the 4th of July with a spectacular fireworks display. The show, which is shot off from the end of the Veterans Pier, is scheduled to start at 9:45 pm. Spectators can view the display from the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk. Call 843-357-2007 for more information.

Email: info@murrellsinletsc.com
Website: http://www.murrellsinletsc.com
Price: free

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Things to Do: Holiday Events Along the Grand Strand

  • Christmas Parade at Broadway at the Beach
    • From: 12/4/2010
      Time: 11:00 am
  • Annual Christmas Tree Lighting North Myrtle Beach, McClean Park
    • From: 12/3/2010
      Time: 6:00 PM
  • Brookgreen’s Nights of a Thousand Candles
    • From: 12/3/2010 to: 12/18/2010
      Time: 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Phone: 800-849-1931
      Web: www.brookgreen.org
  • Springmaid Beach Winter Arts & Craft Show
    • From: 12/3/2010 to: 12/5/2010
      Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: 3200 South Ocean Blvd
      Phone: 843-315-7182
      Web: www.springmaidbeach.com
  • Annual Christmas Parade North Myrtle Beach, Main Street
    • From: 12/4/2010
      Time: 5:30 PM
    • Location: Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
      Phone: 843-280-5570

Brookgreen Gardens’ Nights of a Thousand Candles

December 3-4, 10-11, 16, 17 & 18, 2010 From 3 – 10 p.m.

See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 5,000 hand-lit candles and thousands of sparkling lights. Walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, hear the sounds of hand bells ringing, Dickens carolers singing, and celebrate the season with family and friends. Click here to view a slide show from last year’s event.

Purchase Nights of a Thousand Candles tickets early and receive a 20% discount on adult admission! We are experiencing some technical difficulties with our online ticket system at the present time and believe tickets will be available online again soon. Please check back for updates. You may purchase tickets now at Brookgreen’s admission plaza, Wall Lowcountry Center, or by calling (843) 235-6016 during normal business hours. Until November 30, discounted adult tickets (ages 13 and up) are $12 and child tickets (ages 4-12) are $6. Individual and Family Members of Brookgreen Gardens discounted adult tickets are $8 and $4 for children. Children age three and under are free. There is a $2 processing fee to mail tickets and orders must be received by November 24. If you are a member of The Huntington Society, the Chairman’s Council or the President’s Council, please call (843) 235-6016 or go online to order your tickets. In December, adult tickets are $15 and tickets for children are $6. Individual and Family Members adult tickets are $10 and tickets for children are $4. All children age three and under are free. All Nights of a Thousand Candles tickets are non-refundable and considered a donation to Brookgreen in the event of inclement weather. Push type child and adult strollers are complimentary and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Nightly Entertainment
Enjoy the sights and sounds of nightly entertainment performances. Click here for the performance schedule.

Indoor Exhibits
See two beautiful indoor exhibits, Signs of the Season in Flora and Fauna – evergreen trees, wreaths, and plaques decorated with assorted natural materials, along with vintage carousel animal figures add beauty to this exhibit. Displaying collections of sculpture, paintings, Christmas trees, and old-fashioned holiday décor, Signs of the Season in Art and History reflects the festive celebrations and pastimes of the winter season from the late 19th century to the present.

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