CENTURY 21 Thomas Area Events

GULLAH CULTURE Exhibit at Brookgreen Gardens
01/11/2016 to 03/13/2016
 
See more info online at www.brookgreen.org
LOVE LETTERS... the play at Theatre of the Republic
On 02/13/2016
 
Featuring Chuck and Diane Devaughn Stokes... one night only - Saturday, February 13th at 7:30 pm. At the intimate Theatre of the Republic in old town Conway.

See details online at www.theatreoftherepublic.com
URINETOWN the Musical at TOR
02/17/2016 to 02/28/2016
 
A side-splitting, irreverent comedy/satire set in a future time when water is worth its weight in gold. Runs from February 17th through the 28th with evening shows and selected matinees. At the intimate Theatre of the Republic in old town Conway. See details and show times online at www.theatreoftherepublic.com.
BEATLEMANIA NOW at the Palace
On 02/19/2016
 
"Beatlemania Now" an amazing concert experience... Recapture the excitement, the mood and the frantic intensity as Beatlemania Now performs live-on-stage, against a backdrop of stunning images which evoke memories of one the most turbulent decades of modern
times... the 1960's!

Flashback to historic moments of space exploration, protests in the streets, the raging war in Vietnam, “Flower Power” and “Peace and Love”, in the lives and deaths of Martin Luther King Jr., John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, and the politics of Richard M. Nixon,as Beatlemania Now meticulously performs incredible note for note renditions of Beatles' classics from throughout their entire career, including songs the Beatles' themselves never performed outside the Recording Studios."
The GLENN MILLER Orchestra at the Alabama Theatre
On 02/20/2016
 
The World Famous, Glenn Miller Orchestra, is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time.

See times and ticket info online at Alabama-Theatre.com.
19th Annual MYRTLE BEACH MARATHON
03/03/2016 to 03/05/2016
 
19th Annual Myrtle Beach Marathon weekend - new spring 2016 dates are March 3rd - 5th. Family-friendly events include a full marathon, a team relay, a family fun run, a neon night 5K, and a half-marathon.

See details online at www.MBMarathon.com.
HOTEL CALIFORNIA - Eagles Tribute at the Palace
On 03/04/2016
 
The Palace Theater is delighted to announce ‘Hotel California - A Salute to The Eagles’. With their extraordinary Vocal and Musical Talent, Hotel California faithfully and accurately reproduce the sounds of The Eagles while recreating a classic sound which transcends the boundaries of Rock, R&B and Country.

Authorized by The Eagles, this highly respected show delivers a modern, action packed, fully produced performance. Their great reputation and audience acclaim stamp this as the ultimate salute.

This show of excellence has taken Hotel California to a level of international recognition normally reserved for Gold and Platinum recording Artists.
CIRQUE EXTREME at the Palace Theatre
03/08/2016 to 10/01/2016
 
The Palace Theatre is proud to present the all new show for 2016 Cirque Extreme. This heart pounding thrill show features the world's most dangerous and mind blowing circus artists who between them pump a million gallons of Adrenaline at every appearance! This award winning show includes thrills and unbelievable spills that take the whole Cirque experience to a new level. Acts include the globe of doom at 60 miles an hour.

And then there is the most dangerous act of all - the heart pounding Wheel of Destiny, with world class acrobatic stuntmen throwing themselves across the stage as the big wheel hurtles out of control. There is no other show that comes anywhere close, for excitement, thrills and jaw dropping feats of acrobatic and circus skills.
54th CANADIAN-AMERICAN DAYS FESTIVAL
03/11/2016 to 03/20/2016
 
In 2016, the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will celebrate 55 years of rolling out the red carpet to our neighbors from the north. The 55th Annual Canadian American Days is scheduled for March 12 through March 20, 2016. In commemoration of this milestone anniversary, a number of fun activities and events will be on tap to celebrate our wonderful Canadian and snowbird visitors. The Can-Am Days truly showcases Southern hospitality at its finest!
Webb Wilder & the Beatnecks - concert
On 03/12/2016
 
Webb Wilder and the Beatnecks at the historic Myrtle Beach Train Depot, an intimate non-smoking concert venue, for the March 12th South by Southeast Music Feast. Admission includes pot-luck dinner, New South beer, other beverages, desserts, and more. Chat with performers and purchase autographed CDs between sets. See more info online at www.southbysoutheast.org.
NMB ST. PATRICK'S DAY Festival & Parade
On 03/12/2016
 
Parade and street festival on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach.

A family-friendly FREE event.
ILLUSION on MAIN STREET... The Final Illusion - at the TOR
03/12/2016 to 03/13/2016
 
March 12 and 13 only. At the intimate Theatre of the Republic in old town Conway.

See details and show times online at www.theatreoftherepublic.com
HIGHLAND GAMES and HERITAGE FESTIVAL
03/18/2016 to 03/19/2016
 
The Myrtle Beach Highland Games & Heritage Festival, celebrating this inaugural event March 18-19, 2016, is pleased to announce the Games are coming to Grand Park at Market Common. The Highland Games are popular throughout the Carolinas and are renowned for its outstanding entertainment, top Scottish musicians, professional athletes, and champion Bagpipe & Drum Bands from all over the Southeast. An exciting array of authentic food, merchandise, souvenirs, and beverages from Scotland and Great Britain will be available for purchase.
The TEXAS TENORS at Alabama Theatre
On 03/19/2016
 
Over 100 Million people from around the world tuned in to NBC's "America's Got Talent" to see The Texas Tenors become the highest ranking vocal group in the history of the show.

From Alabama to Puccini, the trio of John Hagen, Marcus Collins and JC Fisher treat audiences to a unique harmony of Country, Classical, Broadway and Contemporary music. They use breathtaking vocals, humor and a touch of cowboy charm to create a memorable and musically impressive show.

See times and ticket info online at Alabama-Theatre.com.
DINOSAURS - The Exhibition at the Palace Theatre
03/19/2016 to 08/21/2016
 
65 million years ago, DINOSAURS ruled the earth and now they are back in a magnificent interactive attraction located at Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach, SC.

With breathtaking full scale, animatronic dinosaurs you will be able to experience and learn about these magnificent creatures up close!! You can also travel through different adventure zones such as "Dig a Dino", where children become junior paleontologists to find dinosaur fossils and "Ride a Dino", where you can sit and ride on a T-Rex or Triceratops!!!

Fun for the whole family in this action packed experience!!!

www.dinosaursmb.com
EASTER EGG HUNT
On 03/26/2016
 
FREE FAMILY EVENT - The Easter Bunny visits North Myrtle Beach's McLean Park to hand out candy to children. The egg hunt begins at 10:00 am sharp with other activities between 10 and noon. Wear your Easter best to have your photo made with Ms. Blossom.
SOS SPRING SAFARI Festival
04/15/2016 to 04/24/2016
 
Call Thomas Beach Vacations today for your SOS festival lodging reservations.

Each year at the end of April the coming of Spring is celebrated by thousands of shaggers from all along the east coast. They hit the road in search of wild life. Their destination is the famous little strip of sand known as the Grand Strand. After the long Winter, shaggers are eager for the first outing of the Summer. They find it at the SOS Spring Safari.

For 10 days the biggest adult party on the East Coast crashes into North Myrtle Beach like an ocean wave. A wide variety of activities is scheduled for the event. Many member clubs of the ACSC will schedule "tea parties" in the local lounges. The lounges themselves schedule special parties during the Safari. Popular bands show up along Main Street playing crowd favorites. Shag dance instructors will offer classes to the masses who are seeking to improve their skill or increase their repertoire of moves.
The PLATTERS, DRIFTERS & COASTERS at the Alabama Theatre
On 04/16/2016
 
An evening with classic Motown from the 50's and 60's. See showtimes and more info online at http://www.alabama-theatre.com.
Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers - concert
On 04/16/2016
 
Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers at the historic Myrtle Beach Train Depot, an intimate non-smoking concert venue, for the March 12th South by Southeast Music Feast. Admission includes pot-luck dinner, New South beer, other beverages, desserts, and more. Chat with performers and purchase autographed CDs between sets. See more info online at www.southbysoutheast.org.
The BOY FROM OZ at Theatre of the Republic
04/20/2016 to 05/01/2016
 
The most successful Australian musical ever - a musical biography/tribute to the late, great Peter Allen. Runs from April 20th to May 1st with evening shows and selected matinees. At the intimate Theatre of the Republic in old town Conway. See details and show times online at www.theatreoftherepublic.com.
DIVAS HALF MARATHON and 5K RUN
04/29/2016 to 05/01/2016
 
More than just an athletic event with a Health & Fitness Boutique and Expo Friday and Saturday. Sunday morning 5K and Half-Marathon on USATF certified course with views of the ocean, golf course and more. See details online at RunLikeADiva.com.
GREGG ALLMAN Band at House of Blues
On 05/06/2016
 
Gregg Allman Band with Jaimoe's Jasssz Band in the Music Hall at the House of Blues in Barefoot Landing.
RIVERTOWN MUSIC & CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
On 05/07/2016
 
Music, craft beer from area micro-breweries, and more.

Downtown old Conway. Details soon.
MAYFEST on MAIN... in North Myrtle Beach
On 05/07/2016
 
Kickoff your summer in North Myrtle Beach during the month of May. The 11th annual Mayfest on Main festival will feature some of the best live musical acts, art, craft and food vendors, a community stage and a children's area. Bring a beach chair to this family event to enjoy a day on Main Street, Saturday, May 7, 2016. Browse local shops while strolling the street for one of a kind beach memories.

The festival begins at 10:00 am and continues until 6:00 pm. You are sure to have a day full of fun with the family. This year's Entertainment: Mother's Finest, Dr. W, Mickey Thomas' Starship Contract, and more.
A FREE, family-friendly event. More info to come.
HARLEY-DAVIDSON Spring Bike Rally
05/13/2016 to 05/22/2016
 
Vroom! We have one to eight bedroom "bike-friendly" homes and condos... be sure to reserve your accommodations with Thomas Beach Vacations today!
35th BLUE CRAB FESTIVAL in Little River
05/14/2016 to 05/15/2016
 
Located on the beautiful Grand Strand; the Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast with attendance of more than 50,000. The festival will feature approximately 200 fine arts and crafts vendors, specialty food vendors, tremendous entertainment and a phenomenal children's area.

A FREE, family-friendly event. Details coming soon.
ATLANTIC BEACH BIKEFEST
05/27/2016 to 05/30/2016
 
Book your "bike-friendly" accommodations with Thomas Beach Vacations today.
LORD HURON at the House of Blues
On 06/10/2016
 
Lord Huron in the House of Blues concert hall at Barefoot Landing.
2nd Annual CAROLINA COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL
06/10/2016 to 06/12/2016
 
This year's lineup of more than 30 performers includes headliners Tim McGraw and Keith Urban, along with Florida Georgia Line, Rascal, Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris, A Thousand Horses, Cole Swindell... and more. Three-Day passes are $159 and up. See more info and purchase tickets online at http://www.carolinacountrymusicfest.com/.
1964 the Beatles Tribute
On 06/24/2016
 
According to Rolling Stone Magazine... "the Best Beatles Tribute on Earth." See details and show times online at www.alabama-theatre.com.
JUNIOR SOS
07/12/2016 to 07/17/2016
 
Junior SOS promotes beach music and shag dancing. Youths spend the week in workshops learning and improving their smooth shag dance moves. Reserve your beach accommodations with Thomas Beach Vacations early for best selections.
Josh Turner at the Alabama Theatre
On 08/12/2016
 
Josh Turner is a double-platinum-selling singer, songwriter and disciple of traditional country music, a mentor to up-and-coming artists -and one of the youngest members of the Grand Ole Opry.

Join Josh as he returns to his Myrtle Beach roots where he began performing as a teenager. Hear hits like "Long Black Train", "Why Don't We Just Dance", "Firecracker", "Would You Go with Me" and "Your Man".
Myrtle Beach WORLD AMATEUR GOLF TOURNAMENT
08/29/2016 to 09/02/2016
 
The premier, largest amateur handicapped golf tournament in the world. Book your accommodations with Thomas Beach Vacations today. See details online at http://myrtlebeachworldamateur.com.
11th BEACH, BOOGIE & BBQ FESTIVAL
09/02/2016 to 09/03/2016
 
The 11th Annual Beach, Boogie and BBQ Festival returns to the Myrtle Beach area. Sample BBQ from local and regional barbeque cook teams as they compete in South Carolina's Official BBQ Competition. Admission is free both days. Events include: wing competition; burgers n brews competition; Myrtle Beach Car Club car show; fireworks on Saturday night; live entertainment both days; barbecue for sale both days; a cornhole tournament; arts and crafts exhibitors; a beer and wine garden; food vendors; and lots more! Team applications and vendor applications will be posted soon.
SOS FALL MIGRATION Festival
09/16/2016 to 09/25/2016
 
Call Thomas Beach Vacations for your SOS Festival accommodations today.

The end of summer is marked by the days getting shorter & the nights growing longer, a little chill in the night air, & flocks of birds winging their way south for the winter. This all means one thing to shaggers. The Fall Migration is finally here! Buried deep in the instincts of every shagger is the preferred migration destination of soulful dancers with sand in their shoes & rhythm in their hearts, that is Ocean Drive. Every strander feels the need to get to the beach to catch the last golden rays of the summer sun & feel the warmth in the breath of the final summer breeze. They all meet for the last blast of the season at the SOS Fall Migration.
41st ATALAYA ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL
09/23/2016 to 09/25/2016
 
Featuring more than 100 of the finest artisans, the Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival provides aesthetic beauty against a background of natural beauty. Enjoy fine art, quality crafts and food, along with the musical offerings of several of the area's finest musicians.

See more info online at http://www.atalayafestival.com/.
IRISH-ITALIAN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL
On 09/24/2016
 
North Myrtle Beach hosts the 12th Annual Irish Italian International Festival where more than 15,000 are expected to attend. Beginning at 10 am and continuing until 4 pm on Main Street, the FREE FAMILY EVENT will feature two stages of live entertainment, street performers, arts & crafts vendors, dance groups, and more. Local restaurants will compete for best entree, best dessert, and best decorated.
Loretta Lynn at the Alabama Theatre
On 10/08/2016
 
For fifty years now, Loretta has fashioned a body of work as artistically and commercially successful - and as culturally significant - as any female performer you'd care to name. Her music has confronted many of the major social issues of her time, and her life story is a rags-to-riches tale familiar to pop, rock and country fans alike.
12th Annual SHRIMP and JAZZ FESTIVAL in Little River
10/08/2016 to 10/09/2016
 
This year's festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 8th, 2016 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 9th, 2016 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Festival goers can expect to enjoy a children's area, face painting, stilt walkers, balloon artists, 2 stages of live music, and approximately 150 different vendors- including a variety of art and craft vendors, business expos, and community organizations. Fresh local seafood will be served by the local waterfront restaurants and your festival food favorites will be available from a variety of talented food vendors.

A family-friendly, FREE event. Details coming.
the Lettermen at the Alabama Theatre
On 10/22/2016
 
Whether singing acapella or backed by an entire symphony orchestra, the Lettermen theme still remains the love song. Lending that well-known harmony to every arrangement, they have proven love ballads have an appeal that knows no boundaries and will continue to stand the test of time for many years to come.
CAMMY Awards at the Alabama Theatre
On 11/13/2016
 
Hayes Jewelers presents the 22nd Annual Carolina Beach Music Awards honoring Beach Music's cutting edge performers, producers, writers and industry leaders. Celebrate a music tradition older than Rock & Roll on Sunday, November 13, 2016
Randall Bramblett Band - concert
On 12/03/2016
 
The Randall Bramblett Band returns for an encore performance at the historic Myrtle Beach Train Depot, an intimate non-smoking concert venue, for the March 12th South by Southeast Music Feast. Admission includes pot-luck dinner, New South beer, other beverages, desserts, and more. Chat with performers and purchase autographed CDs between sets. See more info online at www.southbysoutheast.org.