It’s been a great year, but 2017 is coming to a close as New Year’s Eve is just around the corner. If you’re looking for where to go and what to do on New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach, we’ve compiled a list of local parties and places to stay.

Overview: Things to do

  • Pre-party at Brookgreen Gardens
  • Celebrate at Broadway at the Beach
  • Explore Market Commons
  • Party at North Beach Plantation

New Years Eve Garden Pre-Party at Brookgreen Gardens

A unique event for New Year’s Eve in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is the Brookgreen Gardens New Year’s Eve Garden by Candlelight Pre-Party, held at the historic landmark of Brookgreen Gardens from 6-9 p.m. Reservations are $20 for adults, which gives you access to thousands of candles from the holiday’s Nights of a Thousand Candles event, live music and light refreshments.

The Bash at Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach

Said to be the best New Year’s Eve party in Myrtle Beach, start with a bang by taking in the fireworks display over Lake Broadway at 8 p.m., then head over to Hard Rock Café, where they’re hosting a New Year’s Eve bash from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Festivities include live entertainment, of course, by Diversity, a huge balloon-drop at midnight, along with a live simulcast from Times Square in New York City, plus confetti cannons and a free appetizer buffet at 11 p.m.

An Uncommon Countdown at The Market Common

Market Common - Myrtle Beach

Not at Times Square and looking for what to do in Myrtle Beach on New Year’s Eve? Check out the Southern Times Square, a free outdoor celebration on the streets of The Market Common starting at 7 p.m. that features two stages of live music, free street entertainment, a beer garden, live feed from Times Square, and a ball drop and fireworks at midnight.

Party at North Beach Plantation

North Beach Plantation Resort

Many of our resorts also host New Year’s events in Myrtle Beach, SC, including North Beach Plantation, and it’s exclusive onsite 21 Main restaurant, which has scheduled a New Year’s Eve Gala from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. that offers a cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres, three-course dinner, open bar for the night, party favors, champagne toast, live music by The Special Blend Experience, and more for $150 per person.

Book a room for that night at North Beach Plantation and wake up to a refreshing new year, oceanfront. This award-winning resort rises high above an island situated between the Atlantic Ocean and Whitepoint Swash in North Myrtle Beach. Choose to stay in one of the luxury oceanfront condos in either of the towers or The Bridge, where the posh seven-bedroom penthouse – perfect for large groups – boasts breathtaking bird’s-eye views of the Atlantic.

Additional amenities you can enjoy this time of year include an indoor pool, several hot tubs and North Beach’s Cinzia Spa, renowned for its full roster of massage and facial services.