Myrtle Beach Car Show
The Run to the Sun Car and Truck Show has been a long-standing tradition in the Myrtle Beach area – the 2024 event marks its 35th year. This March, the Grand Strand will transport visitors back into the Golden Era during the car show events. Pack your bags and see what this classic car show is all about.
Schedule of Events
The dates for the Run to the Sun Car and Truck Show are Thu, Mar 14, 2023 – Sat, Mar 16, 2024. The car show will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day. If you registered for the car show you can pick up your registration packets Wednesday, March 15 between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at Four Points by Sheraton in Myrtle Beach.
Tom Wopat, AKA Luke Duke from “The Dukes of Hazzard,” will perform during the 2024 Run to the Sun Car Show. Also performing are Stan and Bob Hammond as Jake and Elwood Blues. The Blues Brothers and Luke will also be available for photos.
Spectators will be required to purchase an entry ticket. Event tickets can be purchased online. Tickets bought in advance are $15/single day for adults; $25 for 3-day adult tickets; $10 for military and veterans (including family members); and Children 12 and under get in free with an adult. Onsite ticket sales are $20/person per day.
Car shows during Run to the Sun will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the former site of the Myrtle Square Mall – just a few blocks from the beach. Thousands of classic cars and trucks will flock to the Myrtle Beach area for this weekend of fun. Enjoy one-of-a-kind displays with rare makes and models from “the good ole days.” Car show participants include restored Mustangs, all-original Camaros, custom hot rods, and more all competing for the prestigious title of Best in Show. Hundreds of vintage ride owners will line up to show off their cars and swap stories about how “they don’t make ‘em like they used to!”
Dozens of vendors will offer their services and products including repairs, trailers, parts for all kinds of makes and models, metal signs, and so much more.
The Run to the Sun Car Show is not only an amazing opportunity to see classic and antique cars, it’s a wonderful opportunity to participate in a charitable event. Proceeds from the event go to the The National MS Society, McLeod Children’s Hospital, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, The Horry County Sheriff’s Department Benevolent Fund, Florence Miracle League, Carolina Forest High School NJROTC Boosters, the American Cancer Society, and Grand Strand Miracle League.
Myrtle Beach Resorts Near the Run to the Sun Car Show
Book a stay at Breakers Resort for easy access to all of the Run to the Sun action! The oceanfront resort is just a short walk from the Myrtle Beach car show site and also offers covered parking for those traveling to town for the event. They offer a wide variety of suites and condo rentals with up to four bedrooms with private balconies, kitchens, and everything you need for your home away from home. The amenities are endless at Breakers Resort! Highlights include a 418-foot Lazy River, Pirate Ship Pool, and on-site bars and restaurants.
Another great Myrtle Beach rental near the Run to the Sun Car Show is the Caribbean Resort. This “Best of the Beach” winner offers over a dozen water features, in-room dining, access to Mist Spa, a beach-side fire pit, on-site dining, covered parking and so much more. Caribbean Resort is home to a wide variety of room types including suites, villas, condos, and apartments with up to four bedrooms. The resort is just a short walk or drive to the Myrtle Square Mall site for easy access to the Myrtle Beach car show.