21 Apr Memorial Day Weekend in Myrtle Beach 2023
Memorial Day Weekend is often seen as the official start of summer, and it’s right around the corner! If you’re headed to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina this Memorial Day, you’ve got tons of fun to look forward to. Of course, you can spend time enjoying the beaches, restaurants, shops, and museums in the area, but there are also lots of fun activities going on. Here are a few events we’re looking forward to!
Military Appreciation Day Parade
To remember and honor our armed forces and the soldiers who have given their lives in service, the City of Myrtle Beach’s Military Appreciation Committee arranges an annual parade through town. This event will take place Memorial Day Weekend, on Saturday May 27, 2023. It will run along Farrow Parkway at The Market Common.
The parade starts at 10:30 a.m., but you’ll want to get there early to get a good seat! Bring the family out to watch the floats go by and remember why Memorial Day in the United States is so important.
Brookgreen Gardens Memorial Day 5K
Looking to get active and see some amazing scenery this Memorial Day weekend? Head down to Murrells Inlet for the 9th Annual Brookgreen Gardens 5K!
This event will take place on May 28, 2023, starting at 6 p.m. Strollers, walkers, and runners are all welcome to participate, making their way through the Gardens and enjoying the breathtaking sights and sounds along the way. Once you’re done with the race, you can stroll around the Gardens and explore what you might have missed during your run!
When you’re looking for things to do in Myrtle Beach on Memorial Day weekend, don’t forget to check out our local farmers’ markets! The Waccamaw Market Cooperative holds markets in North Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island, and plenty of other nearby locations.
Visit the North Myrtle Beach market on May 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 925 1st Avenue South, or check out the Murrells Inlet market on May 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Both locations offer plenty of fresh produce, handmade art and jewelry, delicious sweets, and more!
Eco-Tours with Blue Wave Adventures
With summer quickly approaching, it only makes sense to want to spend time on the water. That’s where we come in! Blue Wave Adventures offers family-friendly eco-tours that are sure to be a hit with your group. Our experienced captains will take you all around the local waters, pointing out marine life and providing interesting facts along the way.
These tours are perfect for guests of all ages and offer a great way to relax, get off your feet, and enjoy the beauty of Myrtle Beach in a whole new way. Make Memorial Day 2023 unforgettable, and contact Blue Wave Adventures today to learn more!