Things to do in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina | Best Vacation

With beach front resorts, watery fun and famous local attractions, Myrtle Beach is a relaxing destination not to be missed. To take the stress out of vacation planning, use this ready-to-go guide to Myrtle Beach put together by locals who know the destination best. You’ll strike the perfect balance between downtime and “go” time too. Here’s a preview how to spend a day in Myrtle Beach:

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

8:00am: Hit one of the many local pancake houses and enjoy some Southern-style cooking. You can enjoy pancakes of all varieties including many featuring freshly grown, local produce. Peach pancakes anyone?

10:30am: Beach Day! What better way to spend a vacation day then relaxing oceanfront? Enjoy the sand, sun and waves. Pack a picnic lunch to keep everyone fueled throughout the day. Bring a boogie board and try your hand at body surfing, scout for shells and shark’s teeth or simply relax and enjoy with an afternoon nap. After all, it’s vacation! Just remember the sunscreen.

4:00pm: Head back to the rental to rinse off the sand and plan for a fun-filled evening.

6:00pm: Enjoy oceanfront dining in the Grand Central Station. Experience fresh, local seafood or order a hearty steak and baked potato. Whatever you choose, you can be assured it will be fresh, prepared with a Southern flair and served up with true Southern hospitality.

8:00pm: For an unforgettable night out, visit Broadway at the Beach. Broadway’s Celebrity Square is the spot. You can relax at the country-themed bar and grill, dance the night away at one of several high-energy dance clubs, laugh until your sides hurt at the comedy club or get in on the act at the dueling pianos show.

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