4 Spring Things You’ll Enjoy on the North Strand
Spring is the season where Myrtle Beach truly comes alive. Vacationers travel in full force this time of year to take full advantage of perfect temperatures, less-populated beaches and an overabundance of weekend festivals to keep their time occupied and bellies full!
The North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex is one of the most fun places to be on the Grand Strand, period! Centered around an enormous fresh-water lake, this state-of-the-art facility is home to the Shark Wake Aqua Park offering obstacle courses, kneeboarding, water-skiing, foilboarding and more! This spot is perfect for the entire family to enjoy.
If the weather isn’t working in your favor on a given day, head over to the indoor racetrack at K1 Speed! This extreme entertainment venue was designed to keep families engaged both on and off the track. All-electric go-karts with incredible torque and horsepower make for an intense and fun-fueled ride. K1 Speed is the perfect spot for birthday parties, bachelor parties, corporate events and more. Strap in for an adventure the entire family is sure to enjoy.
When it comes to shopping, eating and entertainment, Barefoot Landing is a quintessential Grand Strand landmark. Set against a backdrop of the picturesque Intracoastal Waterway, this collection of unique shops and eclectic eateries has something for everyone to enjoy. Choose from an array of attractions including LuLu’s Arcade, The Alabama Theatre, House of Blues, and The Flying Fish. Wrap up your fun-filled day with a fireworks show each Monday night at 10 p.m.
Finishing off the list is one of the most famous festivals on the Grand Strand: the World-Famous Blue Crab Festival in Little River. This annual May event brings droves of festivalgoers every year and boasts the best tasting crustaceans in town. This year’s event commemorates 41 years of outstanding food, drinks, live music and breathtaking views. The World-Famous Blue Crab Festival has consistently been awarded the Best Annual Event/Festival on the Grand Strand by readers of The Sun News for nearly a decade.
With so many exciting activities in close proximity North Myrtle Beach and Tilghman Beach & Golf resort, the only issue you and your family will have is finding time to do all these things during one vacation!