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Free Things to Do in Central Myrtle Beach


Traveling on a shoestring budget? Looking to save a few dollars on your next family vacation? No problem! You’ll find the best free things to do in Central Myrtle Beach right here!  Myrtle Beach features plenty of free and budget-friendly attractions and activities that will delight the entire group.


And when you stay in one of our Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos, you'll be near some of the best budget-friendly activities in the area.

Plan your beach vacation with these free things to do in Central Myrtle Beach:

beach colony lazy riverFree Things to Do in Central Myrtle Beach


Beach Colony Resort Amenities

When guests stay at Beach Colony Resort, they have access to the best oceanfront resort amenities in Central Myrtle Beach. Water attractions include the two outdoor pools, the outdoor lazy river, and the outdoor whirlpool.

In case of those rare rainy days or if you’re visiting during the cooler months, guests can also enjoy the indoor pool and indoor whirlpool, both open year-round. Other amenities include free DVD rentals, a video game room, and a racquetball court. Learn more about Beach Colony Resort's amenities.


Broadway at the Beach

Address: 1325 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach

Experience the sights and sounds of Myrtle Beach’s premier entertainment destination. Broadway at the Beach is a great spot for window shopping. During the summer months, Broadway hosts free nightly entertainment like strolling performers, character appearances, and live music.


myrtle beach boardwalkMyrtle Beach Boardwalk

Address: Between 14th Avenue North and 2nd Avenue North

Providing phenomenal oceanfront views, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. The boardwalk stretches 1.2 miles along the beachfront and is lined with restaurants and shops. Stop by the Gay Dolphin to peruse one of the largest selections of nautical gifts in Myrtle Beach or grab a bite to eat at one of the many oceanfront dining options.


Plyler Park

Address: 1309 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach

Enjoy spectacular views of the ocean and the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel from Plyler Park. Located adjacent to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Plyler Park is surrounded by shops, dining, and entertainment. The area is popular for its 12-foot tall bronze statue at the center of the park and is a great spot for a quick photo op in front of the SkyWheel.


Budget-Friendly Activities in Central Myrtle Beach


Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum

Address: 607 27th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 282-9018

The Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum boasts 25 retro pinball machines and is the perfect stop for a nostalgia trip or the gaming enthusiast in the group. Advance reservations are required due to limited capacity.


arcade skee ballFun Plaza Arcade

Address: 902 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 448-5141

A Myrtle Beach staple for decades, the Fun Plaza Arcade features dozens of new and retro games including skee ball, crane games, hot hoops, and more. Win enough tickets to win prizes at the redemption center.


Wheels of Yesteryear

Address: 413 Hospitality Lane, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 903-4774

Home to dozens of classic and muscle cars, Wheels of Yesteryear is the perfect stop for any auto enthusiast. The cars are rotated annually, so there’s new muscle, steel, and rubber to see every year! Children ages 5 and under are free.


Mini Golf

Families, couples, groups, kids, and adults will have a blast at one of these Central Myrtle Beach miniature golf courses that won’t cost you an arm and a leg.

Treasure Island Mini Golf

4801 North King Highway

Myrtle Beach

Captain Hook’s Adventure Golf

2205 North Kings Highway

Myrtle Beach

Jungle Safari Mini Golf

7101 North Kings Highway

Myrtle Beach

For more savings, Beach Colony Resort guests receive the exclusive Vacation Members Benefit (VMB) Card. The VMB Card gives you access to dozens of entertainment, shopping, and dining options at discounted prices or with special perks. Find out where you can save with our exclusive Myrtle Beach discount card.

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