Heading to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina this fall and not sure what to do while you’re there? Don’t worry! Sundance Vacations has your back when it comes to must see things and places no matter where you’re travelling. Myrtle Beach is a wonderful place to visit, and there is always something going on you so won’t be bored! From car shows to food trucks to music festivals, Myrtle Beach has it all.
Things to Do:
Aynor Hoe-Down Festival:
Looking to channel your inner country self? Look no further! Every year the small town of Aynor, South Carolina holds a Harvest Hoe-Down Festival full of entertainment. They work together to improve the quality of life in local communities and throughout the world. At the festival there are arts and crafts, entertainment, food vendors, and a parade. This festival is the third Saturday in September every year. The 42nd annual Aynor Harvest Hoe-Down Festival will be on Saturday, September 17th.
54th Annual World Championship Chili Cook-Off
While it may be a little chilly in Myrtle Beach in the fall, nothing warms you up better than chili! Stop by the 54th Annual World Championship Chili Cook-Off to warm up! General admission for the cook off is free. Yes, you read correctly, FREE! VIP upgrades for tickets are available, see website for details. The Cook-Off will have music, entertainment, cars, family fun, and over 500 flavors of chili! This chili cook-off is at Burroughs and Chapin Pavilion Place in Myrtle Beach, SC from September 23rd – 25th.
18th Annual Irish Italian International Festival
Do you love classic Irish food, or is pasta more your speed? Have the best of both worlds at the Irish Italian International Festival held in North Myrtle Beach, SC every year! This festival will include street performances, arts and crafts vendors, festival food favorites, and two stages with live entertainment! Are you a professional at eating spaghetti? Enter the spaghetti eating contest held at the festival to evaluate your ability, and if you win you not only get bragging rights, but a plaque as well! The Irish Italian Festival will be on Saturday, September 24th, 2022.
Vintage Market Days
Are you looking to spruce up your indoor/outdoor living spaces? Check out the Vintage Market Days located at the Myrtle Beach Sports Center. Vintage Market Days is an upscale vintage-inspired market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, home décor, and much more! This event is much more than a flea market, it gives vendors the opportunity to display their talents and passions in a creative venue. This year, the market will be from September 30th – October 2nd.
Nights at Nance
Looking to spend a night out enjoying great music while eating great food? Visit Nights at Nance when you’re in Myrtle Beach this fall! Nights at Nance is a new concert series that features both local and regional bands on stage at Nance Plaza. Bring friends, family, and beach chairs to enjoy this FREE live music concert series. Not only are there restaurants near by there will also be food trucks providing flavorful dishes for purchase. This event will take place October 7th and 21st as well as on November 4th and November 18th.
Little River ShrimpFest
Shrimp lovers pay close attention! Every year near Myrtle Beach a ShrimpFest takes place for a brief weekend in October. This festival contains live music, stilt walkers, balloon artists, and over 100 different vendors, including arts and crafts, business expos, and community organizations. Shrimp, as well as other fresh local seafood is served by the local waterfront restaurants. Not to mention, your favorite festival food will be available from a variety of vendors as well. ShrimpFest will be held October 8th – 9th 2022 from 9 AM to 5 PM at the Historic Little River Waterfront.
Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam
Calling all Jeep enthusiasts! The 5th Annual Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam on Halloween weekend brings Jeepers from across the country. The 3-day Festival will be even BIGGER and BETTER this year! This festival will include an off-road obstacle course, live entertainment, Show-N-Grime Car Show, kid’s zone, beach crawl, parties, food trucks, beer, and more! This Festival benefits the Wounded Warriors charity. The Jeep Jam will take place from Friday, October 28th – Sunday, October 30th.
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