Name your favorite thing about North Myrtle Beach and chances are that The North Myrtle Beach Parks and Recreation Department is behind it! St. Patrick's Day Festival, check. Beautiful beach accesses, check. Parks and sports facilities, check. Music on Main, check. The list goes on and on. The Parks and Recreation Department maintains 11 parks and over 240 beach accesses in addition to coordinating a calendar of events that makes NMB fun all year long.