With spring on the horizon, it’s time to start planning your spring break getaway. North Myrtle Beach is the perfect place for you and your family to unwind, relax, and reconnect. With top-notch entertainment, tons of activities for all ages, and miles of gorgeous beaches, there is truly something for everyone.

Find your home away from home

The first step to any vacation is finding the perfect place to stay. North Myrtle Beach has many different accommodations styles to choose from including resorts, beach houses and vacation rentals, condos, hotels  and more.

North Myrtle Beach is made up of five different coastal neighborhoods that each offer their own unique feel and experiences. Cherry Grove, Crescent Beach, and Atlantic Beach are perfect for families who prefer to spend most of their time by the beach. If you want to spend your time shopping, dining, and engaging in activities around Barefoot Landing, Windy Hill is a great spot to set up your home base. For families looking to immerse themselves in all the action, Ocean Drive is an ideal spot to easily get to a multitude of restaurants, shops, and bars for a parents night out. No matter where you stay, you’re never too far from the beach, restaurants, dining, and fun! 

That’s Entertainment

It’s easy to keep the family entertained and make the most of spring break in North Myrtle Beach. Between concerts, live shows, and dinner theaters, there’s no shortage of fun to be found here.

The Alabama Theatre is an legendary venue on the Grand Strand that produces fun shows with talented and professionally trained performers from around the world. The Alabama Theatre’s brand new show, ICONIC, is an over-the-top production that features popular songs from throughout the decades. Laugh, sing, and dance the night away with the rest of the audience. Can’t get enough theatrics? Head over to the Carolina Opry. Known well beyond the Grand Strand, shows here have singing and dancing, juggling and clogging and more, all in a well-produced show that keeps you and your crew entertained.

Barefoot Landing offers a variety of live entertainment options throughout the grounds. From the open-air Pepsi Amphitheatre stage, located across from Lulu’s to concerts from national names and local legends at House of Blues, there is always music in the air.

Enjoy dinner and a show at Pirates Voyage. Sail the seven seas, fight pirates, and find treasure all in one night. This fun and interactive experience is a great way to make lasting memories that will last long after spring break is over.

Out & About

Keep the fun going with activities that will bring out some friendly competition. Mini-golf is a North Myrtle Beach must-do, with world famous mini-golf greens and courses, you and your family can practice your swing from dusk til dawn.

Escape to mini-golf paradise at Hawaiian Rumble and Aloha Mini Golf which are known for their tropical theme, lush plants and decor, and their volcanos. Lost Treasure is another great course that will keep the family engaged through every hole as you search for hidden treasure.

If you have time to spare but want to stay in your lane, get the gang together for some bowling at 810 Billiards & Bowling. They have traditional lanes, boutique lanes and glow-in-the-dark lanes. Not your turn to bowl? There are lots of family party games, including corn hole, pool, table tennis, and more. While you’re there, treat yourself to an over-the-top milkshake at the Crazy Mason Milkshake Bar. Crazy Mason serves delicious and instagram-worthy desserts that are a must try.

STAR Academy is a great place for younger kiddos to burn some energy while enjoying free play. STAR Academy is full of fun indoor playground equipment that is sensory-friendly.

Animal Adventures

Don’t let the learning stop just because it’s spring break. Discover more about the animal kingdom by getting up close and personal with a variety of land and sea creatures while you’re in town.

Horseback riding at Waites Island is a great way to spend quality family time while connecting with nature. Trot through miles of preserved land that can only be accessed by boat or horseback.

Snap a photo with alligators, flamingos and more at Alligator Adventure. Here guests can enjoy a guided tour and live shows where they can see everything from hyenas, birds, snakes, and more. If you’re lucky, you may even get to hold a live gator!

Enjoy a special experience with family by spotting dolphins around the Grand Strand. Board a Dolphin Cruise and let experienced crews take you to their favorite spots and spend an afternoon making new aquatic friends.

Once you’ve visited NMB for Spring Break, you’ll keep coming back year after year, even after the kids have graduated.