August has arrived and things are continuing to head up here in Myrtle Beach. August is inarguably the hottest month of the year, but fret not! There are plenty of ways to beat the heat while you are enjoying your last minute summer getaway. Just check out a few of the top local events happening near Beach Colony Resort. These events are a great way to spend time with the family while you beat the Myrtle Beach heat!
Dive-In Movies at Myrtle Waves Water Park – Ongoing
Gear up for an evening of wet n’ wild fun at Myrtle Waves Water Park! Each Wednesday evening throughout the month of August this family attraction is hosting a “dive-on” movie – a totally new and unique experience. Guests are invited to come at 4pm to enjoy a little fun in the sun before the feature presentation begins at 7pm. A different movie will be shown on a large outdoor screen each week; features for August include Space Jam and the Smurfs. Admission to this event is only $11.99 / person and just a buck more if you want to enjoy fresh popcorn. Come cool off after a long day in the sun with this fun family event! Call (843) 913-9250.
Brews, Blues, & BBQ – August 30th
This annual event takes place on Saturday, August 30th at the Myrtle Beach House of Blues and always draws a crowd. Guests pay just $5 for a tasting glass and then purchase tickets that can be redeemed for craft beer and bbq tastings. There will be over 30 craft beers from across the nation to sample in addition to plenty of local food vendors offering up their most succulent offerings from wings, pulled pork, and much more. This event will also feature live entertainment from 7pm – until from Hip Kitty, a Tennessee rock band that knows how to put on a show. Call (843) 272-3000 for more information on this lively event.
Whose Beach Is It Anyway? – Ongoing
Grab your clan and head to Carolina Improv for a night that won’t soon be forgotten! The Carolina Improv Theatre features local actors that have been professionally trained in the classic art of improve. Each show incorporates suggestions from the audience, ensuring that each show is 100% unique and unlike anything else you can see in the area. Similar to the popular “Whose Line Is Is Anyway?” format, this lively improve performance will keep you on your toes. This show is very family friendly, though they do offer several other performances that are ideal for mom and dad. There are several shows throughout the week, just call (843) 272-4242 for more information on show times and tickets.