Just blocks from the ocean in downtown Myrtle Beach is the area’s ideal spot for shopping, eating, and entertainment. Broadway at the Beach is in the heart of the city and has many specialty shops, more than 20 restaurants, and the area’s most lively nightlife. One of the summer’s most exhilarating evening activities are the Broadway at the Beach fireworks that will begin on Tuesday, June 2, and will happen every Tuesday and Friday through August 25th. These thunderous events are the perfect excuse to come spend an evening at Myrtle Beach’s downtown lake where there is a great meal on the water waiting for you, and fun for the whole family.
Broadway at the Beach Shopping
The plethora of shops on Broadway are organized thematically making them perfect for the strategical buyers out there. Divided into accessories and sporting goods, beach fashions, souvenirs and then fun shops like Broadway Magic, Build-A-Bear Workshop, and Klig’s Kites. Don’t forget about the shoe section, which includes Crocs, Comfortably Soles, Birkenstock, Rack Room and Shoe Boutique for the fancier tastes. Your vacation wouldn’t be complete without some shopping!
Eat Your Heart Out
Whatever cuisine you are pining for, you’ll have no problem finding it before you head out to the Broadway at the Beach fireworks show. Being by the beach there are many fresh seafood shops, including sushi, and classic Italian food. There are also a number of the fun restaurants you look for in vacation destinations like Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville, Hard Rock Cafe, Senor Frog’s, Liberty Steakhouse & Grill, Johnny Rockets, and Joe’s Crab Shack. For a treat after dinner head to Starbucks or Ben and Jerry’s!
Fun Things to do at Broadway at the Beach
If you’re heading downtown for the Broadway at the Beach fireworks consider leaving early and visiting some of the great attractions. WonderWorks museum is a center of exploration that will keep the little ones busy for hours. Mini golf is never a bad way to spend an evening, and you’ll love Dragon’s Lair Fantasy Golf to play a few rounds while you meander through this magical kingdom. Ripley’s Aquarium is another wonder to enjoy with sharks, sting rays, and behind the scenes tours. Don’t miss their live events including their Mermaid Show and the Rainbow Rock Dive.
Broadway at the Beach Fireworks
Probably one of the most exciting things to bring you to Broadway at the Beach, the fireworks show is always epic as they light up Lake Broadway and the whole downtown area. There’s no bad spot from which to watch these, and you can see them from all over town. Beginning at 10 PM on Tuesdays and Saturdays, these are a great late night treat for the little ones, the perfect date night activity, and the best way to start the party in Myrtle Beach. If you’re planning your trip and need somewhere great to stay, look into these vacation rentals just waiting to make your trip perfect.