REVISED - ENJOY THESE NORTH MYRTLE BEACH HOLIDAY SEASON EVENTS!
CHANGE: NO TICKET REQUIRED FOR DECEMBER 4 AND 5 CHRISTMAS CANTATA
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH COMMUNITY BAND PATRIOTIC CONCERT
7:00 pm – Doors Open 6:40 pm – North Myrtle Beach High School Auditorium
The North Myrtle Beach Community Band provides a free patriotic concert featuring classical works, including Riders for the Flag by John Phillip Sousa, The Light Eternal by James Swearingen, America the Beautiful arranged by Carmen Dragon, and more!
DASHING THROUGH THE GLOW TWO-MILE FUN RUN / WALK
7:00 pm - North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex
Be among the first to enjoy the 2021 Great Christmas Light Show as the event course winds through two million festive lights. Open to all ages. Wear your best holiday-themed outfit. Prizes awarded to best-dressed individual and best-dressed family. Pre-registration is required and the field is limited. No spectators are allowed in the Park & Sports Complex for this event.
Access online registration and other event information here: https://parks.nmb.us/621/Dashing-Through-The-Glow
November 22 - December 30
THE GREAT CHRISTMAS LIGHT SHOW
North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex
This drive-thru light show featuring over 2 million lights festively displayed along a two-mile drive throughout the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex is open 5:30 pm-9:30 pm daily but is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. There are over 500 custom-made magical light displays, some up to 55 feet tall, and at least 40 of them are animated. Many new lights and new displays!
ADMISSION: 1-15 guests: $15 per vehicle when Santa’s Village is closed and $20 per vehicle when Santa’s Village is open.16-30 guests: $30 per vehicle all nights. 31 or more guests: $60 per vehicle.
SANTA’S VILLAGE: November 26-December 12: Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only. December 16-30: Open nightly but closed Christmas Day. Some of Santa’s Village attractions require a ticket purchase.
More Information: www.GreatChristmasLightShow.com
INTRACOASTAL CHRISTMAS REGATTA
5:00 pm – Little River Inlet, South to Dock Holidays Marina
Each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the curtain rises on this spectacular maritime parade at the Little River Inlet at 5:00 pm and travels south along the Intracoastal Waterway, arriving at Dock Holidays Marina at 7:00 pm. Gather your family and watch the parade as it passes various viewing areas along the waterway from Little River to Dock Holidays Marina - FREE but why not bring a new toy and drop it off at a collection point at any marina in Little River or North Myrtle Beach. You can help make sure there is not a single child in Horry County without a present to open on Christmas morning.
November 28 and December 11
PET PHOTOS WITH SANTA
10:00 am-2:00 pm - North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex
This weather-permitting event at the Large Dog Park is free. Furry friends love Santa, too! Bring your family pets to meet Santa Claus at the Dirty Dawg Large Dog Park. Bring your camera and capture the perfect Christmas card photo. All well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome.
CITY CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
6:00 pm – Mclean Park, 93 Oak Drive
Free. Enjoy Santa and friends! Activities, entertainment, and refreshments are available for children of all ages. A great community start to the holiday season.
WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP
1:00 Pm- 4:00 Pm -- J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, Possum Trot Road
Free. Learn the tricks to making your own Christmas wreath! The Community Center supplies the greenery and instructions, and you bring a wreath form, preferably one made of straw. Thank you to the Driftwood Garden Club for providing instruction at this event!
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH CHRISTMAS PARADE
5:30 pm – Main Street
Free. Bring the entire family! Enjoy lighted floats and units representing groups from all across the area. Get there early in order to get a good viewing spot anywhere along Main Street!
For more information contact Charlene Lynam at (843) 281-2662 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 4 and December 5
December 2, 3:30 pm & December 3, 3:30pm and 6:30pm
Living Water Baptist Church, 1569 SC-9, Longs, SC 29568
Church choirs from the North Myrtle Beach area join together to create a musical program you will not soon forget! This is a free event and, unlike in past years, NO TICKET is required this year.
Note the new location for this free event. The North Myrtle Beach venue that hosted the Christmas Cantata in the past could not do so this year due to their concerns about COVID-19. All other venues large enough to accommodate this event are unavailable this year due to holding events of their own. Many, many thanks to Living Water Baptist Church for welcoming this very popular event!