The Grand Strand is home to a bevy of Halloween-themed events throughout the month of October. Enjoy the beautiful weather and head out to a costume contest or a Halloween party with scenic views and plenty of treats! We’ve broken it down to some of the top events in North Myrtle Beach, Myrtle Beach and the South Strand.
Myrtle Beach Halloween Events
Broadway at the Beach will host their annual Halloween Bash on The Avenue with a live DJ and prizes for the best costumes. The fun starts at 7 p.m. Saturday, October 29.
Take your little ones trick-or-treating around Broadway at the Beach from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, October 31.
The Market Common has some spooktacular events going on around Halloween. First, they’re hosting a Hallow’s Eve Bash for ages 21 and older in from 7-10 p.m. Friday, October 28 in Valor Park. Dress up in your best costume and grab photos, beer and wine in the beer garden, and enjoy music from DJ Mr. Bones!
On Monday, October 31st, don’t miss the Hometown Halloween at The Market Common from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will be spooky carriage rides and shops with an orange balloon will be participating in trick-or-treating from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will also be a Monster Mash dance party in front of the Grand 14 Cinema.
Nightmare Haunted House in downtown Myrtle Beach has been scaring folks since 1989. This year’s theme is Zombie Zone Undead Adventure and the attraction opens daily at noon!
Ripley’s Haunted Adventure is open Fridays and Saturdays at noon all month long. The downtown attraction is surely a screaming good time!
North Myrtle Beach Halloween Events
BooFest! is back at Barefoot Landing! Bring your kids (furry ones too!) out to the complex for a costume contest, inflatables, a pumpkin patch and special activities. BooFest! will be held from 12-4 p.m. Saturday, October 29. Stick around for a free showing of Hocus Pocus on the Dockside Village Amphitheater Lawn starting at 7pm!
Join North Myrtle Beach for the annual Howl-o-Scream Halloween party with hayrides, scare zones, trick or treating and marshmallow roasting. Howl-o-Scream will be held from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, October 29 at the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex. Entry for adults (ages 15+) is $2, Children (ages 5 – 14) is $1, and children under 4 are free! Concessions are also available for additional fees.
Trick or Treat at Barefoot Landing on Halloween night! Bring your kids in costume out from 5-7 p.m. Monday, October 31 to walk around and collect candy from participating stores.
Lulu’s North Myrtle Beach is hosting BooLu’s from 6-8 p.m. Friday, October 28 at their Barefoot Landing location. They’ll host a pumpkin decorating station, costume contest and free family fun.
South Strand Halloween Events
Halloween on the MarshWalk is planned for October 31 at participating restaurants in Murrells Inlet. Trick-or-treating begins at 5 p.m. followed by a kids’ costume contest at 6 p.m. near Drunken Jack’s. The adult costume contest will be held at 10:30 p.m. on the side of The Claw House with more than $4,000 in cash and prizes.
Places to Stay
You can find some scary good resorts in Myrtle Beach with dozens of pools and water features, spacious floorplans and oceanfront views. Find the perfect spot just down the road from many of these Halloween-themed parties.
North Myrtle Beach condos are some of the most beautiful oceanfront accommodations in South Carolina. They are near plenty of the Halloween fun. These luxurious condos feature multiple bedrooms with beach views and all the comforts of home.