The Grand Strand is the number two vacation destination in the United States. New attractions, entertainment, golf courses, shopping centers, outlet malls, and live music theaters keep visitors flocking to this beautiful seaside area. Check out our list of some of the best North Myrtle Beach attractions!

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Family Friendly Activities in North Myrtle Beach

Visit the Beach

What’s a vacation in The Grand Strand without spending a day on the shore? North Myrtle Beach has quiet beaches that are well-suited towards families on vacation. When you stay in a beachfront condo from Seaside Vacations, you’ll be just steps away from a stretch of private coastline.

Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf

Since its establishment in 1955, Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf has been a staple in North Myrtle Beach. Entertaining millions of families each year, it’s the original of seven locations across the United States and features two exotic 18-hole miniature golf courses with fascinating backstories. Perfect for a fun date night or an evening out with the kids, a trip to this mini golf course is a must on your summer vacation to the Grand Strand.

Barefoot Landing

Featuring a variety of live entertainment venues, restaurants, attractions and shops, Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach is the perfect place to bring the family for a day of fun. One of the most popular places to explore is the Mirror Maze at Barefoot Landing, where visitors of all ages will have to use their skills and logic to escape a maze of reflections.

Alabama Theatre

Speaking of Barefoot Landing, one of the best attractions in the complex is Alabama Theatre! It features some of the longest-running and most well-regarded shows in The Grand Strand. The most popular is ONE The Show, which combines comedy, music, dancing, and spectacular effects. If you’ve never seen this performance, be sure to purchase tickets for your next stay in North Myrtle Beach!

Shark Wake Park

Shark Wake Park is the biggest aqua park in North Myrtle Beach. Aside from the wakeboarding section of the attraction, it also features an inflatable, floating obstacle course that’s sure to entertain and exhaust your little ones!

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Indoor Activities in North Myrtle Beach

Whether it’s a rainy day or you’ve spent too many hours in the hot Carolina sun, there are tons of fun and exciting North Myrtle Beach family activities that will delight the whole crew, rain or shine! Feel free to bring the kids on a shopping trip, treat yourself to a much-needed spa day, or even challenge your friends to an indoor mini golf competition. No matter what you choose to do, this popular tourist destination has something for everyone – even when skies are gray! The next rainy day, be sure to check out our list of the best rainy day activities in North Myrtle Beach.

North Myrtle Beach Events

Whether you’re planning to visit South Carolina during the bustling summer months or around the holidays, there is always something going on along the Grand Strand. In particular, the peaceful seaside town of North Myrtle Beach offers everything from famous food festivals to classic car shows, so you’re guaranteed to find something to do during any season! Here are just a few of the best annual North Myrtle Beach events that are perfect for a day out with the whole family, including Mayfest on Main, Blue Crab Festival, SummerFest, 4th of July Fireworks, Run to the Sun Car Show, Irish-Italian International Festival,  and the North Myrtle Beach Christmas Parade.

North Myrtle Beach Golf Courses

For all you golf enthusiasts out there, do we have something for you! One of our favorite things to do is play a round or two of golf. Whether you are looking for the greenest fairway in the area or just beautiful scenery, all the North Myrtle Beach golf courses are excellent. Check out our guide to North Myrtle Beach golf courses, including the major hitters like Azalea Sands, Barefoot Fazio, Beachwood, Possum Trot, and other North Myrtle Beach golf courses like the Grand Dunes golf course.

Free Things to do in North Myrtle Beach

Vacations don’t have to cost an arm and a leg. When you take advantage of Seaside Vacation’s fantastic last-minute deals and visit some free things to do in North Myrtle Beach, you’ll have no trouble sticking to your budget.

Return to The Grand Strand

So what keeps people flocking to our area? Besides the beach, and dozens of fun things to do in North Myrtle Beach, the weather is also continuously beautiful. Some Myrtle Beach weather averages are as follows:

  • Days of Sunshine: 215
  • Days Overcast: 150
  • Days of Rain: 77
  • Average Annual Air Temperature: 64
  • Average Annual Ocean Temperature: 66
  • Average Number of Front Days: 51
  • Average Number of Days that Temperatures are 90 degrees or above: 65
  • So next time you are in town be sure to stop by and see us for your perfect vacation and to experience all the great things to do in North Myrtle Beach.

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