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Things to do in July 2015 Near Captain’s Quarters Resort in Myrtle BeachSummer is in full swing here in Myrtle Beach and you can be sure that you will not be short on things to do during your beach getaway. Take a break from the salt and the sand and check out some of the fun, family friendly events around Myrtle Beach, many of which are completely free of charge! Here’s a roundup of the top family events for July 2015:
Sea Turtle Patrol | Myrtle Beach State Park | Fridays
If you don’t mind getting up early on a Friday morning in order to have the opportunity to help a ranger find sea turtle nests, then you will want to check out the Sea Turtle Patrol program every Friday from 6 to 7:30 a.m. During this program you will set out with the ranger to search for new nests and look for “footprints” left by turtles on the beach. Even if you don’t get to see any sea turtles or nests you will still get to enjoy a lovely morning on the beach and help fill in holes to help the sea turtles who inhabit the area. This activity meets at the fishing pier at the Myrtle Beach State Park and is free with park admission. Space is limited.
Movies Under the Stars | July 3, 10, 17 & 24
Come on out to The Market Common for a free outdoor movie at Valor Park. Starting at dusk, it’s a perfect way to spend your Friday evening. Bring a blanket or chair to this family friendly event and grab a spot on the lawn. Movies on the schedule for July are: ET (July 3), Hook (July 10), Frozen (July 17) and How The Grinch Stole Christmas (July 24).
Fourth of July Celebrations | July 4
There is so much going on for the 4th of July this year at the beach.
Back to Summer Car Show | July 18
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Myrtle Beach Car Club will be hosting their Summer Car Show at Broadway at the Beach. If you would like to participate you can arrive as early as 9 a.m. to register for $20. There will be a variety of classic cars and trucks on display with trophies for the top 50.
Hot Summer Nights | Ongoing
A yearly Boardwalk tradition, Hot Summer Nights has fun, free activities for the whole family throughout the summer. From Monday Kids Carnival to live music on select nights to Wednesday night fireworks shows, the Boardwalk will be bustling this July with activity. Be sure to stop by!
Broadway at the Beach Fireworks | July 3, 4, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, and 31
There’s nothing better than a free summertime fireworks show. Head over to Broadway at the Beach this July to view their spectacular fireworks show over Lake Broadway. Shows begin at 10 p.m.!
On-Site Activities | Ongoing
Don’t forget there are tons of activities going on all month long right here at Captain’s Quarters Resort! These family friendly events include Zoo to You, Wednesdays at 10 a.m., Friday Family Movie Nights, poolside at 9 p.m., Greg Holt Magic Show, Tuesdays at 1 p.m. and Princess and Pirate Play, Fridays at 7:30 p.m.
Be sure to check the Myrtle Beach events page for more information on local Myrtle Beach events including fireworks schedules and ongoing festival schedules.