This St. Patrick’s Day weekend is a BIG deal on the Grand Strand. Every year thousands of weekend visitors come to town to celebrate with the locals. We’ve put together some of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day events.
30th annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade
March 17th – Main Street in North Myrtle Beach
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade starts at 9 AM and immediately following the parade is the day-long festival starts. Admission and parking are free! There will be 3 stages featuring live music all day. From 11 to 4pm you can enjoy craft and food vendors. Those who really want to get in the spirit can register for the Leprechaun contest at the Main Stage near Flynn’s Irish Tavern or the Shepard’s Pie Eating Contest!
Run to the Sun Car Show
March 15th – 17th 8-5PM – Myrtle Square Mall
The Run to the Sun Car Show raises money for the Children’s Miracle Network and the Nation Multiple Sclerosis Society. Come out and see some fantastic cars and enter to win at multiple giveaways!
St. Patrick’s Day 300 Race
March 17th – Myrtle Beach Speedway
Featuring NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Models (NWAAS), NASCAR Whelen Modifieds, Chargers, Super Trucks & Mini Stocks!
Luck of the Marshwalk
March 17th All Day
This businesses along the beautiful Murells Inlet Marshwalk will feature drink specials, Irish-inspired dishes, and live music. Come dressed in your best greenest costume and enter to win $1500! Secret Leprechauns will be all along the Marshwalk giving out coins and the more coins you collect the better your chances are to win one of thirty giveaways!
8th Annual Irish Fest at Market Common
March 17th 11am-7pm – Market Common
The annual Irish Fest is hosted by Festival Promotions. The Irish Fest at The Market Common is now an annual tradition in Myrtle Beach. Its a great family friendly event, with something for everyone: Great Beer, Irish Food, Live Entertainment, Vendors, Kid’s Activities, including face painting, inflatables and much more!
We have great deals for beach getaway’s this spring. Book online for web-only special pricing. Visit MyrtleBeachVacationRentals.com to save big on your weekend at the beach! For more info on what’s happening along the Grand Strand visit blog.northmyrtlebeachtravel.com!