Restaurant Week in MB is January 12-22

The popular Restaurant Week in MB is returning to the Grand Strand area for 11 days from January 12-22, 2017. There will be many restaurants in the area offering special menus and dinners at discounted prices. It’s a great time to dine out at some of the restaurants around South Carolina that you’ve always wanted to try but thought you couldn’t afford. Did we mention the great specials?

Restaurant Week in MB Jan. 12-22
Whether you’re a resident, snowbird or just passing through, don’t miss this 11-day celebration offering the opportunity to try some of the best local restaurants. This event only comes around once a year and it’s your chance to try out new restaurants as well enjoy the specials at your tried-and-true favorites.

Some popular restaurants taking part in Restaurant Week

21 Main at North Beach
719 N. Beach Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

Aspen Grille
5101 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577

Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro
4269 Luck Ave., Little River, SC 29566

Cafe Amalfi
10000 Beach Club Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Castano’s Italian Steakhouse
4926 Highway 17 South, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

Croissants Bistro and Bakery
3751 Robert M Grissom Pky, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Ducatis Pizzeria & Trattoria
960 Cipriana Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29072

Landry’s Seafood
1312 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Parson’s Table, The
4305 McCorsley Avenue, Little River, SC 29566

Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Myrtle Beach
8211 Marina Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Sam Snead’s Oak Grill and Tavern
1004 Glenforest Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Vintage Twelve
9800 Queensway Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

WaterScapes Restaurant at the Marina Inn
8121 Amalfi Place, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

 
 

Accommodations for the 2016 Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

Accommodations for the Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

One of the most well-attended and popular events in the area every October is the Georgetown Wooden Boat Show. Always held the third weekend in October this year’s show is Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 and admission is free. If you’re coming to the area specifically to attend the boat show, take a look at the luxurious accommodations we have in the Georgetown area at DeBordieu Rentals. You’re sure to find the perfect home-away-from-home for you and your traveling mates.

This year’s event takes place on the waterfront in historic downtown Georgetown and extends along Front Street. It features more than 140 classic wooden boats displayed on land and water, a wooden boatbuilding competition, children’s model boatbuilding, knot tying, maritime art and crafts, plenty of good food and great music. Don’t miss the Wooden Boat Challenge when teams of two race to build a rowing skiff within a 4 hour time limit followed by testing their vessels for seaworthiness in a Sampit River rowing relay.

6th Annual Goat Island Yacht Club Regatta

Accommodations for the Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

On Friday, October 14 beginning at 6:30 p.m. the Goat Island Yacht Club Regatta takes place at the SC Maritime Museum. There will be plenty of unique live and silent auction items, as well as first-class wardroom cuisine and imbibements. Tickets are $85 per person. Come meet with fellow seafarers and trade sea stories. Proceeds will benefit the SC Maritime Museum. Call 843-520-0111 for tickets or purchase online.

Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016    Noon – 6 pm

The Wooden Boat Challenge will begin at noon on Broad Street under the big tent. Two-person teams will race to build a rowing skiff within a four-hour time limit. At 5 p.m. the competitors will test their completed skiffs for seaworthiness in a rowing relay across the Sampit River. The teams will be scored on speed of construction, quality of work and rowing speed. Cash prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners.

At 7 p.m. an awards ceremony and banquet will be held for boat exhibitors, boatbuilding competitors, sponsors and guests. Prizes will be presented to the winners in each of the exhibit categories as well as the People’s Choice Grand Award winner, to the Six Knot Challenge winner, and to the winning Wooden Boat Challenge competitors.

Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2016   10 am – 4 pm

In addition to the wooden boat show and commercial exhibits, family activities will include an Opti Pram regatta featuring the SC Youth Sailing program’s fleet of wooden Optis, knot tying with Dan the Knot Man and kid’s model boat building.

A new event for Sunday will be the First Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta. Visitors can preview the cardboard boats from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Broad Street under the big tent. The Regatta will begin at 1:30 p.m. when the cardboard boats are launched on the Sampit River from the floating docks at Francis Marion Park.  The Pride of the Fleet Award will be given to the boat that best combines innovative engineering with artistic design. The Team Pride Award will go to the team with the greatest spirit and crowd involvement. The Titanic Award will be presented to the boat with the most dramatic sinking.

The Georgetown Wooden Boat Show is produced by the Harbor Historical Association, a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization. For more information, to register a boat for exhibit or to sponsor this event contact Georgetown Wooden Boat Show, PO Box 2228, Georgetown, SC, 29442; or send an email to boats@woodenboatshow.com. Visit the website at www.woodenboatshow.com.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Don’t Miss These End of Summer Local Events

If you’re enjoying a late season vacation and looking for things to do we have plenty of activities coming up just in time for the change of seasons. This is a great time to be at the beach because there’s just overall less people due to families returning home in time for the start of school. Once August is over the temperatures will begin to cool off just a bit so we can all relax and enjoy the following events. Mark your calendar now so you don’t miss any!

Dog Days Blues and Jazz FestDog Days Blues and Jazz Fest
Location: La Belle Amie Vineyard, Little River, SC
When: Saturday, September 10 from 12-5 p.m.
Come enjoy great wine, jazz and blues. Tickets are $8.

Aynor Hoe Down FestivalAynor Hoe Down Festival
Location: Aynor Town Park
When: Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Hundreds of arts and crafts and food vendors, musical and children’s entertainment, a parade and street dancing.

Intercultural Festival2016 Brunswick County Intercultural Festival
Location: Brunswick Community College
When: Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The festival is a free annual event that brings together individuals and families from all walks of life to learn, understand and celebrate the diverse culture represented in area communities.

Atalaya Arts and Crafts FestivalAtalaya Arts and Crafts Festival
Where: Huntington Beach State Park
When: Friday-Sunday, Sept. 23-25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Come enjoy fine art, live music and food vendors with the park’s natural beauty as a backdrop.

Pawleys Island Festival of Music and ArtPawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Location: Pawleys Island
When: September 24 through October 15
an annual festival that features musical performances as well as art throughout the town. A variety of events make up this festival including Chalk Under the Oaks, Food & Wine Gala, musical performances and more.

13th Annual Irish Italian International Festival13th Annual Irish Italian International Festival
Location: 421 Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
When: Saturday, September 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Festival includes two stages of live entertainment, food from local restaurants, street performers, art & craft vendors and dance groups. Rain or shine.