August in Myrtle Beach is packed with festivals and events happening around town. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for fun events and festivals, concerts, parties, or family-friendly activities. There is something for everyone! Here is a rundown of the top events and things to do in Myrtle Beach in August.

Craftsman Classic Arts & Crafts Show

This awesome event runs from July 31st – August 2nd at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. The show features original designs from hundreds of incredibly talented artists across the United States. Looking for some new items around the house, or wanting to learn how to create your own artwork? There is something for everyone at the Craftsman Classic Arts and Crafts Show. Tickets are $8 for adults and $1 for children.

Tax-Free Weekend

Did someone say tax-free shopping? Count us in! August 1st – August 3rd multiple shopping centers throughout South Carolina participate in this event. Come visit for the weekend and make the most of tax-free clothing, computers, school supplies and more!

Movies After Dark

Bring the entire family out for Movies After Dark located in Surfside Beach. Two select movies will play on August 6th and 13th at 9:00 p.m for free. Concessions will be available during the event. Be sure to bring a blanket or beach chair to kickback and relax during the movie.

Whole Lotta Shakin’ Oldies Festival

Are you a wine lover? If so, this event is perfect for you! It takes place on August 15th at La Belle Amie Vineyard in Little River. The festival starts at 12:00p.m and goes until 5:00p.m. The day is filled with wine tastings, delicious food, great company and amazing oldies music. Admission for the event is $8/per person. Bring in two canned food items and receive $3 off your admission. All proceeds go to the area food bank.

Other awesome August events in Myrtle Beach include Summerfest at Barefoot Landing, Hot Summer Nights, Movies Under The Stars, and Music on Main.

Event Summary
August Events around Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach & Surrounding Area,Myrtle Beach,SC
Start Date
August 1,2015
End Date
August 30,2015
Events for August 2015 in and around the Myrtle Beach area including, Craftsman Classic Arts & Crafts Show,Tax-Free Weekend,Movies After Dark andWhole Lotta Shakin’ Oldies Festival.