New Year’s Eve in North Myrtle Beach is packed with exciting events and parties all over town. We’ve rounded up some fun and unforgettable ways you can say “Goodbye, 2019. Hello, 2020.” All you’ll need to do is grab your friends and head out the door!
SPREAD GOOD CHEER AT THE VINEYARD
Everyone loves a good bonfire, especially when the temperatures drop. It’s even better when there’s wine involved. Head over to Little River and join La Belle Amie for a cozy New Year Bonfire on December 28th. Admission is only $7, but if you bring two canned or dry food items for donation to the local food bank, you can get $2 off.
CELEBRATE AT NOON AT LULU’S
Start your party early at Lucy Buffett’s Lulu’s! Stop by on December 31st to enjoy live music and games at Noon Year’s Eve. At the strike of noon, you’ll be treated to a NYE ball drop like no other. Hint: it involves a lot of blow-up beach balls.
ENJOY EVERY LAST MOMENT OF THE SEASON
Did you know that North Myrtle Beach is home to some of the region’s most festive live entertainment? Head to the Alabama Theatre and catch The South’s Grandest Christmas Show at 3 p.m. or 9:15 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. Or make plans to see The Carolina Opry’s The Christmas Show of the South at 7 p.m. Consider it the cherry on top of a season of celebration.
WIN PRIZES AT BUOYS
With one-of-a-kind sushi rolls, gigantic seafood platters and a killer cocktail menu, a visit to Buoys on the Boulevard is always a treat. But this New Year’s Eve, they’re celebrating with live music and happy hour prices all day long. Even better? Every hour leading up until midnight, you have a chance to win a fabulous prize. That’s right: they’re counting down to 2020 with giveaways like house cash, gift certificates to attractions, and a 70-inch Smart Ultra HD 4K TV….just to name a few. And at midnight, they’ll top off the celebrations with a champagne toast and prize-filled balloon drop. Check out the Facebook Event for more details.
WATCH FESTIVE FIREWORKS ON THE WATER
Ring in 2020 with a stunning (and free!) fireworks display over at Barefoot Landing, starting at 7 p.m. For a truly special night, extend your celebration by making a reservation for dinner with a view of the waterway at Greg Norman Australian Grille.
TRY YOUR LUCK ON THE BIG “M” CASINO CRUISE
Feeling lucky? Hop aboard South Carolina’s only gambling cruise, The Big “M” Casino, to party in style. Play table games like Blackjack, Craps, and 3 Card Poker or popular slot machine games like Pot O’ Gold, Wheel of Fortune and video poker. This New Year’s Eve, choose from one of two departure times – either 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. To make your reservation, call The Big “M” Casino office at 843-249-9811.
DANCE NOW…AND LATER
Known for live music and events, and New Year's Eve is no different, House of Blues is hosting a special Dinner & Dance party. Enjoy a four-course meal, then dance to the high-energy music of Tru Sol. Get ready to raise your glass at midnight, because a complimentary champagne toast will be heading your way. As an extra bonus, your ticket purchase gives you some other perks: a voucher for a Sunday Gospel Brunch and Murder Mystery Dinner, plus a gift certificate for two free tickets to a show in 2020. That means you have the perfect excuse to come back soon for another beach vacation! For menu and ticket information, visit the House of Blues website.
PARTY ON THE WATERWAY
Work up an appetite for breakfast at midnight by dancing the night away to live music at Captain Archie’s. Known as one of the biggest New Year's Eve parties on the waterway, the celebration will be fun-tastic. Be sure to stick around for a free party favor to everyone who attends!
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