Captain's Quarters blog< Back to View All Blogs
Best Attractions For Groups Near Captain’s Quarters Resort
It’s no secret that Captain’s Quarters is THE Myrtle Beach Resort for families. Aside from the generous on-site amenities, Captain’s Quarters offers a wide array of accommodation options suitable for families of any size as well as for groups such as sports teams, business retreats, student groups, as well as a convenient location close to several attractions that are ideal for larger groups or families. Take a look at a few of the group attractions near the property:
Live Entertainment at Palace Theatre – Palace Theatre is one of the area’s most popular theatres for live entertainment, and it’s not hard to see why! This spacious venue hosts two seasonal shows each year that keep guests on the edge of their seats. Illusions of Magic, the spring and summer show, boasts being one of the top magic shows along the east coast. This colorful performance features house magician, Peter Gossamer, an impressive lineup of dancers, and guest appearances from a famed tiger tamer, a human cannonball, and even Ben Blaque from America’s Got Talent. The fall lineup includes the wildly popular Hot Jersey Nights which showcases hits from Frankie Vallie and the Four Seasons, in addition to several special guest appearances. *VMB Card Offer - $4 off Illusions of Magic Show*
Myrtle Beach Pelicans Game – Looking for one attraction to please all, consider grabbing tickets to a Myrtle Beach Pelicans game. This local team knows how to keep a crowd entertained; the staff hosts between-inning games and contests for the younger guests and offers tempting promotions throughout the week for the adults. Visitors can enjoy deals like $2sDay BrewsDay which offers $2 craft beer from 6pm – 8pm, Weiner Wednesday which offers $1 Hebrew National hotdogs all game long and thirsty Thursdays which offer $1 domestic drafts from 6pm – 8pm. A trip to a Myrtle Beach Pelicans game is guaranteed fun for the whole family! *VMB Card Offer – Pro-shop discounts during the off-season; Free food voucher during game season*
Family Kingdom – Family Kingdom is the area’s only seaside amusement park and proudly offers more than 35 unique carnival style rides for guests of all ages. Thrill seekers will enjoy adrenaline pumped favorites like the Swamp Fox Wooden Rollercoaster, the Hurricane, and Sling Shot while those seeking a more tame experience will enjoy the family rides like bumper boats, the ferris wheel, and the carousel. There are also plenty of rides for the little ones in addition to a plethora of carnival eats like funnel cake, cotton candy, and just about anything “on a stick”. Family Kingdom is a great outdoor experience and the perfect place to enjoy exciting rides and sky high beach views. *VMB Card Offer - $3 off “all day” ride pass*
WonderWorks – This family favorite is hard to miss! Located at Broadway at the Beach, WonderWorks is housed in an upside down building that definitely stands out. This spacious attraction hosts more than 100 unique interactive exhibits and offers something for everyone, no matter the age. Explore the different “wonder zones” which are centered around themes like natural disasters, light and sound, and space discovery – to name a few. Popular exhibits include the “hurricane shack” which lets visitors experience the winds of a category one storm, the giant floor piano, and the virtual sports zone. Additionally, WonderWorks offers two challenging ropes courses, one indoors and one outdoors, and a zipline over Lake Broadway.
Miniature Golf – Myrtle Beach is known for being the golf capital of the Carolinas, but the Grand Strand also offers a generous array of putt-putt courses for our more miniature guests. Putt-putt is a great family activity for groups of any size and a great way to enjoy a little family friendly competition. Popular area courses include Mt. Atlanticus, Captain’s Hook Adventure Golf, and Dragons Lair – to name a few. Many courses offer discounts, be sure to check out VMB Card page for more information.
These are just a handful of the family friendly attractions near Captain's Quarters Resort that are great for larger groups or families. Be sure to check with each venue before you visit, many offer generous discounts for groups.