The Ocean Drive section of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, conjures up visions of beach clubs with live beach music and shag dancers taking to the wooden dance floor. North Myrtle Beach, SC is the birthplace of shag dancing, the official state dance. The shag dance is an elegant cross between the jitterbug and swing dance, and Ocean Drive, or OD as locals call it, is a shag dancer’s heaven. Beach clubs like Fat Harold’s, Ducks and OD Arcade Lounge are terrific places to catch shag dancers showing off their talents.
In addition to shag dancing, Ocean Drive in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is a great place to shop at eclectic boutiques and national retailers, eat at family-owned restaurants and walk on sandy beaches. There are vacation rental condominiums that are within walking distance of Main Street, where you can find some of the best shopping, dining and entertainment in the area. The Ocean Drive area of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is also where you will find the post office, library and the city’s municipal offices.
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