If you are looking for a special way to celebrate the countdown to 2018, the Grand Strand is the place to be on New Year’s Eve! Enjoy live entertainment, a mini Time’s Square, or a rock concert with a festive feast. Read on to learn about all the fun you can have ringing in the New Year at the beach!

New Year’s Eve Stroll Under the Lights at Brookgreen Gardens

1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet

Brookgreen Gardens is a great place to start your early evening in a lowkey, relaxing setting. The New Year’s Eve Stroll Under the Lights takes place from 6PM-9PM on New Year’s Eve. As you wander through the sculpture gardens, take in the display of thousands of hand-lit candles, and enjoy light refreshments while listening to strolling musicians perform. Tickets are $20 for non-members and $15 for members. Reservations are required, and space is limited for this special event. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

NYE 2018: A Celebration of the Centuries at Medieval Times

2904 Fantasy Way

Myrtle Beach

Go back in time to celebrate the New Year Medieval- style at NYE 2018: A Celebration of the Centuries! This unique live event features a two-hour tournament, a four-course feast, party favors, admission to the Museum of Torture, music, dancing, and a champagne toast at midnight (with non-alcoholic beverages available for minors). Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament is a favorite attraction in the Myrtle Beach area, so be sure to secure your seats today before they all fill up for this exciting Countdown to 2018. Click here for ticket prices and to plan your visit.

A Southern Times Square at Market Common

4017 Deville Street

Myrtle Beach

Have you always wanted to visit New York City’s Time Square on NYE, but without the big crowds and freezing cold weather? This family-friendly Southern twist on the famous event may be just what you are looking for. A Southern Times Square begins at 7PM on New Year’s Eve, and is live-streamed by HTC at 9PM. Enjoy live music from two different stages, a beer garden, as well as food and other beverages. Market Common’s retailers will be open for business during the event until 9PM. Kids will enjoy the kid-friendly games and inflatables. Stay to watch the mirror ball drop at midnight and take in the breathtaking fireworks display as you ring in 2018!

Rocking New Year’s Eve at Broadway at the Beach

1325 Celebrity Circle

Myrtle Beach

Enjoy the nightlife at Broadway at the Beach, and help ring in 2018 with a rocking NYE party at multiple establishments! Malibu’s Surf Bar, Broadway Louie’s, and The Oz Experience will all feature live music, party favors, and champagne toasts. A fireworks show will kick off at 8PM over Lake Broadway. Hard Rock Cafe will have its own party from 10PM-2AM; complete with hors d’oeuvre buffet, live simulcast from Times Square in NYC, party favors, confetti canons, and a balloon drop included in the price of admission. VIP packages can be purchased to guarantee seating, champagne, reserved viewing for the fireworks, and a four-course meal. Visit the Hard Rock Cafe website for details, and enjoy the New Year in a whole new way at Broadway at the Beach!

House of Blues at Barefoot Landing

4640 Hwy 17 South

North Myrtle Beach

Spend New Year’s Eve with a Dinner and Dance at The House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach, at Barefoot Landing. This event starts at 7PM, and features live music by Chocolate Chip & Company Band and a four-course meal. Each guest will also receive two complimentary tickets to your choice of HOBMB 2018 concerts, BOGO Certificates for the Murder Mystery Dinner Theater and the World Famous Gospel Brunch, NYE Party Favors, plus a complimentary champagne toast! Call the box office at 843-272-3000 for more information and to purchase tickets.

Need a place to stay while visiting the Grand Strand for New Year’s Eve? Check out this featured property below, from Vacation Rentals of North Myrtle Beach!

Mar Vista Grande 1002: This luxurious 3BR/3BA oceanfront property is located in the Ocean Drive section of North Myrtle Beach, close to Main Street. The Master Bedroom has a King bed with balcony access, and a spacious Master Bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub and tiled shower. The other two bedrooms have two queen beds in each. There are flat screen TVs in all the bedrooms and in the living room, and hairdryers in all the bathrooms. The kitchen is fully stocked, with granite countertops and all stainless steel appliances. Other amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, a lazy river and a hot tub, as well as a walkway to beach. Non-Smoking, no pets or motorcycles allowed.

Oceanfront Holiday Special: Book a stay in December at Mar Vista Grande 1002, and save up to 25% and receive a bottle of wine when you mention this article!

 The sea, the sun, and the Grand Strand! Vacation Rentals of North Myrtle Beach, LLC, is a premier, full-service, licensed property management company in North Myrtle Beach, SC. Whether you are booking a reservation for your vacation or entrusting us with the management of your property, our professionally trained staff will ensure that all the details of renting the property are handled in a pleasant, stress-free manner. Call us today at 888-488-8588!

Myrtle Beach Barefoot Resort, a division of Vacation Rentals of North Myrtle Beach, is just a hop skip and jump away from the beach and beautiful Barefoot Landing, and was built with golf in mind with four of the most amazing golf courses in the area. When planning your vacation getaway, Myrtle Beach Barefoot Resort will help you make the most of your visit to the Grand Strand. Call us today at 800-548-9904!




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