CENTURY 21 Thomas Area Events

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.
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.
Concert - 3 Doors Down
On 05/05/2016
 
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with 3 Doors Down Live at the Myrtle Beach Speedway summer concert series. Gates open at 6; concert starts at 8pm.
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
 
Join the fun in Downtown Conway for music, craft beer from area micro-breweries, a classic car show and more. Festival opens at 11 AM and continues until 8 PM. A FREE FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT.
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 includes Mother's Finest, Dr. W, and Mickey Thomas' Starship Contract. A FREE, FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT.
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! Special events, concerts, vendors, contests and more all through the week at the Myrtle Beach Speedway, and along the Grand Strand.
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.

Concerts by The Holiday Band, Jim Quick & Coastline, Gary Lowder & Smokin' Hot, and The Embers. A FREE, family-friendly event. Details coming soon.
MUSIC on MAIN free concert series
05/19/2016 to 05/26/2016
 
Journey to downtown North Myrtle Beach to delight in the sounds of a live band on Main Street. Families are encouraged to come downtown after work or after a long day on the beach to experience the many restaurants of Main St., listen to live music, shop, and dance til’ you drop. Bring your beach chair! FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS provided by the City of North Myrtle Beach. Concerts are from 7 to 9 PM.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:
Main Street: 202 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Horseshoe: 11 S. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach

MAY CONCERT SCHEDULE:
Thursday, May 19 (Main Street)– Atwater Band
Thursday, May 26 (Horseshoe)– The Embers featuring Craig Woolard
SOUNDS of SUMMER free concert series
05/20/2016 to 09/16/2016
 
Park & Sports Complex. Relax in the Meadow at the park's amphitheater. Bring a beach chair or blanket. Food and drinks available for purchase. Tobacco, coolers, outside F&B not allowed.

FREE Family friendly events. Fun and music start at 3pm.

5/20 - Fantastic Shakers
6/17 - American Idol Finalist , Elise Testone
7/15 - Paul Grimshaw Band
8/19 - Too Much Sylvia
9/16 - Andrew Thielen Big Band
ATLANTIC BEACH BIKEFEST
05/27/2016 to 05/30/2016
 
Book your "bike-friendly" accommodations with Thomas Beach Vacations today.
Conway Summerfest!
On 05/28/2016
 
Join us for the recurring festival on the last Saturday each May with arts & crafts booths, entertainment, food, kids' play zone, shopping and more. This year will feature The Tams and Fantastic Shakers. This is a FREE FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT.
MUSIC on MAIN free concert series
06/02/2016 to 06/30/2016
 
Journey to downtown North Myrtle Beach to delight in the sounds of a live band on Main Street. Families are encouraged to come downtown after work or after a long day on the beach to experience the many restaurants of Main St., listen to live music, shop, and dance til’ you drop. Bring your beach chair! FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS provided by the City of North Myrtle Beach. Concerts are from 7 to 9 PM.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:
Main Street: 202 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Horseshoe: 11 S. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach

JUNE CONCERT SCHEDULE:
Thursday, June 2 (Main Street)- NTranze
Thursday, June 9 (Horseshoe)– Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot
Thursday, June 16 (Main Street)– Ultimate Rock Machine
Thursday, June 23 (Horseshoe)- Entertainers
Thursday, June 30 (Main Street)– Sound Express and Legacy
Monster Jam at the Speedway
06/09/2016 to 06/10/2016
 
MONSTER JAM is returning to Myrtle Beach Speedway June 9 & 10 2016! Stay Up To Date on Ticket Sales and Scheduling at www.monsterjam.com DONT MISS ANY MONSTER TRUCK MAYHEM, 2 awesome shows with the infamous Grave Digger, Carolina Crusher, MAX-D, El Torro Loco, and MORE! Last years shows were both SOLD OUT EVENTS, so buy your tickets today!
2nd Annual CAROLINA COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL
06/09/2016 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/.
LORD HURON at the House of Blues
On 06/10/2016
 
Lord Huron in the House of Blues concert hall at Barefoot Landing.
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.
JULY 4th FIREWORKDS
On 07/04/2016
 
The Annual fireworks display at The Cherry Grove Fishing Pier is scheduled for 9:30 pm on Monday, July 4th. This makes for a beautiful display and along with the other activities, this event is certainly a memorable evening for the entire family. This event is free and open to the public, so come out, bring a beach chair and enjoy July 4th at the beach!
MUSIC on MAIN free concert series
07/07/2016 to 07/28/2016
 
Journey to downtown North Myrtle Beach to delight in the sounds of a live band on Main Street. Families are encouraged to come downtown after work or after a long day on the beach to experience the many restaurants of Main St., listen to live music, shop, and dance til’ you drop. Bring your beach chair! FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS provided by the City of North Myrtle Beach. Concerts are from 7 to 9 PM.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:
Main Street: 202 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Horseshoe: 11 S. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach

JULY CONCERT SCHEDULE:
Thursday, July 7 (Horseshoe)– Marsha Morgan Band
Thursday, July 14 (Main Street)– Tim Clark Band
Thursday, July 21 (Horseshoe)– Carolina Breakers
Thursday, July 28 (Main Street)– Caribbean Chillers
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.
MUSIC on MAIN free concert series
08/04/2016 to 08/25/2016
 
Journey to downtown North Myrtle Beach to delight in the sounds of a live band on Main Street. Families are encouraged to come downtown after work or after a long day on the beach to experience the many restaurants of Main St., listen to live music, shop, and dance til’ you drop. Bring your beach chair! FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS provided by the City of North Myrtle Beach. Concerts are from 7 to 9 PM.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:
Main Street: 202 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Horseshoe: 11 S. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach

AUGUST CONCERT SCHEDULE:
Thursday, August 4 (Horseshoe)– Mark Roberts Band
Thursday, August 11 (Main Street)– Chocolate Chip & Co.
Thursday, August 18 (Horseshoe)– Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Band
Thursday, August 25 (Main Street)– Special Blend
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.
MUSIC on MAIN free concert series
09/01/2016 to 10/06/2016
 
Journey to downtown North Myrtle Beach to delight in the sounds of a live band on Main Street. Families are encouraged to come downtown after work or after a long day on the beach to experience the many restaurants of Main St., listen to live music, shop, and dance til’ you drop. Bring your beach chair! FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS provided by the City of North Myrtle Beach. Concerts are from 7 to 9 PM.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:
Main Street: 202 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Horseshoe: 11 S. Ocean Blvd., North Myrtle Beach

FALL CONCERT SCHEDULE:
Thursday, September 1 (Horseshoe)– Carolina Soul Band
Thursday, September 8 (Main Street)– Six Stylez
Thursday, September 15 (Horseshoe)– Midnight Allie
Thursday, September 22 (Main Street)– Rick Strickland Band
Thursday, September 29 (Horseshoe)– Hip Pocket Band
Thursday, October 6 (Horseshoe)– Jim Quick & Coastline
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.
MYRTLE BEACH BIKE WEEK FALL RALLY
09/26/2016 to 10/02/2016
 
Thomas Beach Vacations has an excellent selection of motorcycle-friendly vacation rental homes and condos. Be sure to call and reserve yours soon for the Fall Myrtle Beach Bike Rally.
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.
ENDLESS SUMMER FESTIVAL
On 10/29/2016
 
Before welcoming Fall, North Myrtle Beach insists on celebrating with the Endless Summer Festival. It's a fun-filled day with live entertainment, festival food vendors, arts & crafts, and a Kids Zone with community stage and carnival rides. 10 am to 4 pm on Main Street. This a FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY event.
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
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
On 12/02/2016
 
Join Santa and his friends at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex for the annual lighting of the City Christmas Tree. Activities, entertainment and refreshments are available for children of all ages. Activities begin at 6:00 pm.
CHRISTMAS PARADE in North Myrtle Beach
On 12/03/2016
 
On Saturday, December 5th 2015, the tradition continues as North Myrtle Beach's Main Street fills with familiar holiday songs, colorful floats, marching bands and beauty queens. This is a FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT.

The parade will begin at 5:30 pm. Join your community as we watch local business’ and dignitaries parade down Main Street in celebration of Christmas. The parade route will travel down Main Street to Ocean Boulevard and will disperse on 2nd Ave North. Any location along Main Street provides a perfect view of the parade.
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.