This is such a beautiful time of year to visit coastal South Carolina. Autumn provides us with beautiful colors of foliage, temperatures that are cooler, and less crowds in the area. If you haven’t managed to get your vacation in yet this year, consider coming now when you can enjoy yourself at a more leisurely pace. There’s a wide range of Myrtle Beach condos available to you.

At this time of year there are plenty of local events taking place all over the area that you shouldn’t miss out on. All are within a short drive to our Myrtle Beach condos where you’ll be staying, too.

Lee’s Inlet Apothecary’s 9th Anniversary Party & Soda Jerk Contest will take place on Saturday, September 22, 2012 beginning at 10:00 a.m. Spend the day at the Apothecary as they celebrate their 10th Anniversary in Murrells Inlet. Starting at 10 a.m. the Apothecary will offer fun for the entire family with popcorn, games, snow cones, a moon bounce, tours of a MI/GC fire truck and more. The Soda Jerk Contest, always a crowd pleaser, starts at 1:00 p.m. Contestants will be announced. Come out to cheer on your favorite contestant as they vie for the prestigious title of “2012 Soda Jerk of the Year.” Soda Jerks are judged on flavor, showmanship and presentation. Call 843-651-7979 for more information.

Come out and experience the 2012 St John’s Greek Festival taking place on Sept. 27, 2012, at St. John’s Greek Orthodox Church of Myrtle Beach. Get a feel of the Greek culture at the festivall. Taste the different Greek foods such as Gyros, Roasted Lamb Greek Salad, Spanikopita and Mousaka along with different Greek pastries and plenty of bread. There will be Greek wine and beer available as well. An assortment of activities and vendors will be in attendance along with live Greek music and dancers that will keep the excitement going.