Top Nearby Fall Family Festivals & Events In Myrtle Beach

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Fall in Myrtle Beach is a great time to visit. Not only do we have great resort specials and fantastic weather, Myrtle Beach is also abuzz with tons of festivals and special fall events.

Check out our list of the top family-friendly festivals and events taking place this fall near Captain’s Quarters Resort:

Greek food at a festival24th Annual Greek Festival | September 24 – 27, 2015
If your family enjoys a fun festival paired with delicious food then you will want to make plans to attend this annual festival which takes place at the grounds of St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church in Myrtle Beach, not far from Broadway at the Beach. With the entry fee being only $1 (children 10 and under free), this festival won’t break the bank. The weekend event includes vendors, kids’ activities, raffle, Greek music and dancers and more. The highlight of the festival is the delicious homemade food available for purchase such as gyros, moussaka, spanakopita, pastries and so much more. Be sure to come to this festival hungry!

Oktoberfest on the Boardwalk | October 10 – 11, 2015
Quickly becoming a yearly oceanfront tradition, the downtown Oktoberfest takes place between 8th Avenue North and Joe White Avenue in Myrtle Beach, just steps away from the Boardwalk and the beach. Running from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and noon to 9 p.m. on Sunday, this fall festival will feature live music on the large stage, a beer garden for the adults, vendors, plenty of food to choose from, car show, pony rides and more. This family-friendly event has free entry and is a must for your fall festival list.

Sons of Italy FestaItaliana | October 10 – 11, 2015
Taking place at Broadway at the Beach near Hard Rock Cafe, this annual Italian festival is a great way to enjoy fall in Myrtle Beach. The weekend event includes live music, arts and crafts vendors and of course, delicious Italian food for purchase. The festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 7 p.m. on Sunday.


Additional exciting Myrtle Beach area events taking place this fall include:

Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival at Huntington Beach State Park, September 25 – 27, 2015

Corn Maze at Conway’s Thompson Farm and Nursery, select dates in October

Oktoberfest at The Market Common, October 2 – 3, 2015

California Roots: The Carolina Sessions near the Boardwalk, October 3, 2015

Harvest Home Weekend Festival at Brookgreen Gardens, October 3 - 4, 2015

Taste of the Town at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, October 6, 2015

Lip-Rippin' Chilympics Chili Cook-Off in Murrells Inlet, October 11

South Carolina Bluegrass Festival at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, November 26 – 28, 2015


This is only a sampling of the fun that will be had in Myrtle Beach this fall. To view our full calendar of Myrtle Beach events, click here. And stay tuned as we announce more details on our very own special fall events including our much-anticipated Annual Halloween Party!

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