Myrtle Beach, SC is one of the top tourist areas in the south. People of all ages can find entertainment on any corner in the city! Most families that travel with children want to have some type of schedule of events to keep the little ones busy throughout the day. If you are planning a vacation to Myrtle Beach, make sure to check out these great attractions!
Luckily for the family that enjoys miniature golf, there are miniature golf attractions located all throughout the city. They are not hard to find-just look around! Some of the more popular miniature golf attractions are: Captain Hook Golf, Dragon’s Lair Fantasy Golf, Gilligan’s Island Funland, Hawaiian Cavern and Jurassic Golf.
Ripley’s aquaruium is a memorable vacation activity and can be enjoyed time and time again. The aquarium is a great rainy day attraction because everything is located indoors. Guests step onto a moving conveyor belt and “ride” through the aquarium as fish and sharks swim around you. There are exhibits set up so that you can experience sea life hands on. Hold a horseshoe crab or touch a stingray. You can also see educational presentations and dive shows. The aquarium is located at Broadway at the Beach.
The IMAX Discovery Theatre is also located Broadway at the Beach and is a fun experience for the whole family! The IMAX theatre puts a new twist to cinema viewing. Put on a pair of 3D glasses and watch the show come to life right before your eyes-literally!
Myrtle Waves is a family friendly water park. When the kids have had enough of the ocean, take them to the waterpark! Slides, a wave pool, lazy river and other fun water attractions await your entire family!
For the family that likes amusement parks, visit Family Kingdom. Family Kingdom is a thrill seekers retreat! The park has over 30 amusement rides for every age of the family. Family Kingdom is home to South Carolina’s largest ferris wheel! Ride the rides, play the games or eat the tasty treats! Family Kingdom also has a water park for the water lover in the family. The park is Myrtle Beach’s only oceanfront waterpark and it is a match for all ages. From thrill rides to activites for babies and tots, everyone is sure to have a blast!
The Children’s Museum of South Carolina at Myrtle Beach is always a special place for children to visit. The museum encourages children to touch, learn and play to experience what the world has to offer young minds. Children can role play in the emergency room, dentist office, bank and ATM or the USS ship! They can put themselves inside of a gigantic bubble, discover electricity, sift through sand to find fossils, explore rocks, discover animals and insect, learn about SC and lots of other fun things!
The Dixie Stampede is a dinner show that no family should miss! Ticket prices include the opening act, main show and a four course dinner including dessert.
Rilpey’s Believe It Or Not Museum is a fun musem that will interest a variety of ages. See mind boggling exhibits that will make the entire family ask how, why, when and where?
Myrtle Beach is home to many exotic animals. Visit the Waccatee Zoo to see over 100 species of animals.The zoo is privately owned and has a variety of animals for any animal lover!
For tours of the area, check out Huffman Helicopter Tours. Huffman helicopter tours offers helicopter rides up and down the Grand Strand from the airport. The tour can accomodate up to four people and is an experience like no other! You choose whether to have a scenic day tour or a memorable romantic night in flight.
Visit Midieval Times for an experience that will not be forgotten! Mideival Times is a dinner theatre where you can experience the romance and adventure of the middle ages. Enjoy a four course meal and a jousting tournament.