There are many romantic reasons why you and your Valentine should visit the Myrtle Beach area this February. Myrtle Beach offers exquisite dining experiences, as well as a variety of exciting entertainment and music events. Here are a few ways to keep the romance alive on the Grand Strand this Valentine’s Day.
#1 Cuddle Close and Ride the SkyWheel
1110 N Ocean Blvd.
Ride the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel for a magical experience above the Atlantic Ocean. The SkyWheel’s nightly spectacle features more than 1 million LED lights with shows that change with the seasons. The centerpiece of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, the SkyWheel gives riders panoramic views of the Myrtle Beach coast and downtown area. Bring your sweetheart and snuggle close for a special view of the Myrtle Beach skyline.
Standing 200 feet above the ocean, the SkyWheel has enclosed, climate-controlled gondolas, which six up to 6 passengers. Non-reflective glass makes the SkyWheel an ideal place for taking photos. But if you want to make the experience even more special, consider a VIP flight for $50. Skip the line, cuddle close to your Valentine, and soar in an upgraded gondola with leather seats and glass floors.
#2 Learn Together at “Animal Swoon Under the Moon”
Myrtle Beach State Park
4401 S. Kings Hwy.
Visit Myrtle Beach State Park on Valentine’s Day for a humorous evening exploring ways local animals go about the serious business of finding a mate. Enjoy a fire-lit picnic shelter with light, Valentine’s style refreshments. Both singles and couples are welcome at $15 per person. Space is limited, so register by Friday, February 10th. Call 843-238-0874 to register. Bring a flashlight and a mug. Event runs from 6-7:30PM.
#3 Ride the Barefoot Princess Riverboat
4932 Hwy. 17 S.
North Myrtle Beach
Nothing says romance quite like enjoying quiet moments with your loved one out on the open sea. This romantic Valentine’s Sweetheart Cruise is a two-hour ride that includes dinner featuring a tomato cucumber salad, prime rib, herb potatoes with smoked Gouda cheese, green bean almondine, dinner rolls and chocolate desserts. Enjoy a romantic dance afterwards during the entertainment portion of the cruise. The cruise departs at 6PM on Friday, February 12th, and you can begin boarding at 5:15PM. Call 843-272-6796 for additional information and to make reservations. Reservations are required.
#4 Love and Laughter at Comedy Cabana
N. Kings Hwy.
Every relationship can benefit from some light laughter. Enjoy Love and Laughter, an event that includes reserved seating, chocolates, and a long-stemmed rose. Tickets are $20 per person. The event runs from 8PM-9PM.
#5 Happy Together at the House of Blues
4640 Hwy 17 S.
North Myrtle Beach
Spend the evening together at House of Blues, enjoying the music of Brian Roessler, a singer-songwriter who uses a variety of writing and playing styles in the rhythmic, acoustic sound he creates. His work has been compared to Dave Matthews Band, Counting Crows, and Bob Mould. Pittsburgh native and Grand Strand local Brian Roessler performs from 5:30PM until 8PM. Enjoy dinner during the show, including favorites such as Voodoo Shrimp, Street Tacos, and BBQ Bacon Burgers. Bourbon Bread Pudding or Triple Chocolate Cheesecake will wrap up a lovely evening with your Valentine.
#6 La Belle Amie Vineyard’s Valentine Bonfire
1120 St Joseph Rd.
Relax with your loved one on February 11th while sampling wines at La Belle Amie Vineyard, the home of the Twisted Sisters brand. Choose from plenty of covered areas as well as decks and cabanas. Admission is $5 per person and is reduced by $3 if you bring two canned/dry good food items for the area food bank.
#7 Time Warp with your Valentine
8901 N Kings Hwy.
Time Warp, a Good Vibrations Production, is the newest addition to The Carolina Opry’s list of famous entertainment shows. Enter a “time warp” with throwback hits of the 60s, 70s, and 80s, featuring hits from Led Zeppelin, Whitney Houston, Elton John, Boston, Journey, The Temptations, and plenty more. This fast paced, high energy show features elaborate costumes, multimedia screens, and special effects that nostalgically bring pop and rock favorites from the past back to life. Tickets for the show range from $27.90- to $49.95 for adults. Shows begin at 7PM.
Don’t forget that one of the best parts of traveling to the Myrtle Beach area is enjoying the beach as much as you can! With typically mild temperatures year-round, the beach is sure to be a perfect place for a romantic, quiet getaway. Stroll along the beach hand-in-hand, and collect some seashells as a reminder of your special day together.
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