The wait is finally over! The Carolina Country Music Festival begins today. Music fans from across the world have flocked to the Grand Strand for four days of amazing music from many of country music’s most prolific performers. The festival’s line-up includes such big name talent as Dirks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line and Alabama.
Whether you’re in town for the festival, or you’re just looking for a fun place to enjoy some drinks while listening to music, check out these five venues for the best live music in Myrtle Beach.
Come see where the band, Alabama, got their start at the iconic Bowery Music Hall. For more than 75 years, The Bowery has been entertaining visitors and locals alike with amazing live music and southern hospitality. This local treasure at the heart of the Myrtle Beach promenade is a must visit attraction for any musical enthusiast. Open seven nights a week, The Bowery is the place to go for great country music and an ice-cold beer.
The House of Blues
Rock out with great food and amazing musical talent at the House of Blues at Barefoot Landing. The stunning music hall at this internationally recognized venue is decorated with an astounding collection of American folk art. Throughout the year the HOB showcases top performers from every genre of music, such as Nas, Tesla and Dropkick Murphy. The House of Blues also hosts various talented tribute bands that cover songs from such legendary groups as Queen, Rolling Stones and Bon Jovi. Before the show be sure to grab a drink and a bite to eat in the convenient restaurant. Guests who spend $25 or more in the restaurant or gift shop will receive priority entrance to their show.
The Boathouse Bar and Grill
Known as the “Best Backyard in Town”, The Boathouse boasts a massive outdoor concert stage. This popular gathering spot hosts shows throughout the spring and summer, including a Friday night series for up-and-comers in the country music industry and the nationally renowned Sunday Summer Concert Series. In addition to having great music, this cozy venue has delicious food and a full-service bar.
Home to trendy restaurants, boutique souvenir shops and a plethora of live entertainment options, Barefoot Landing is the hangout hub of North Myrtle Beach. Spend the evening walking in and out of shops as music and laughter fill the air. On warm summer nights, break out your lounge chair to enjoy a free outdoor concert at the breathtaking Dockside Amphitheater.
Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar
Enjoy great music with a beautiful oceanfront view at Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar. For 32 years, locals and tourist alike have been coming to this local gem for fun in the sun. Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar features live music and cold drinks daily in a fun, party-like atmosphere. With easy access to the beach, this spot is the perfect summertime hangout for music lovers of all ages.
So, if the daily grind and dreary weather have you playing the blues, book your next vacation with Elliott Beach Realty. for a rocking good time!