At the Joye Law Firm, we are proud of what we do and we are honored to be a part of our community. We established Joye in the Community to give back to our neighbors, support local education, help local charities, and improve the health and well-being of those around us. Joye Law Firm is proud to share this event information with you; however, our firm is not directly affiliated with these events or organizations. Please contact them directly for more information. Check out the local events going on in Myrtle Beach, SC in December 2016.

Night of a Thousand Candles

More than 5,000 candles and thousands of lights illuminate the sculptures and gardens. Each weekend offers great entertainers and performers such as bagpipers, live bands and local groups, as well as dinner for special date nights. Limited number of tickets sold each night and members of Brookgreen Gardens can receive a member discount.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Night of a Thousand Candles

Dates: December 1-3, 8-10, & 15-18

Time: 3pm – 10pm

Location: Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr.

Cost: Member adults $14, member child $8; General adult $18, general child $10; all children age 3 and under are free

Learn more: purchase tickets online or call 1-888-718-4253

Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show

This Pirates Voyage combines a classic Christmas tale with a bountiful feast for you and your family to experience this holiday season. This adventure starts in the attraction’s Pirates Village, where a cast of pirates entertain show guest before the main holiday show. Guests are served a four-course holiday feast straight from the Captain Scrooge’s galley. The meal begins with vegetable soup and bread. Next served is chicken, pulled barbeque pork, cob o’ buttery corn, and a pirate herb-basted potato. Apply pie and unlimited Pepsi products, tea, or coffee completes the meal. Vegetarian and gluten-free meals are available by request.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show

Date: December 1-31st

Time: 6pm

Location: 8901 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC

Cost: vary by seat

Learn more: show times and reservation are available by calling 1-800-433-4401 or visiting

Not Home for the Holidays Improv Comedy Show

This all ages, audience interactive show will mock all the special moments of being at the beach for the holidays. Most guests are either visiting Myrtle Beach for the holidays or have someone visiting for the holiday and can relate to the humor behind this show.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Not Home For The Holidays Improv Comedy Show

Date: December 1-30th

Time: 7:30pm – 9pm

Location: Uptown Theater at the Myrtle Beach Mall, 10177 N. Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC

Learn more:

Festival of Trees

Enjoy over 50 trees uniquely decorated to represent a state from our Great United States.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Festival of Trees

Date: December 1-31st

Location: Ripley’s Aquarium, 1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC

Learn more:

Redneck Christmas Show

GTS Theatre presents Redneck Christmas Show. This show is a fun, family-friendly holiday show that features songs like “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer” and “Grandpa Got Run Over by a John Deere” as well as Christmas originals. This musical show is a great family sing-along, leaving an unforgettable holiday experience.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Redneck Christmas Show

Date: November 1st – December 23rd

Time: vary by date

Location: GTS Theatre

Cost: $37.95 for adults, $17.95 for students (ages 12-16), and $8.95 for children (ages 3-11)

Learn more: view the schedule here

Wine Wednesdays

Enjoy outside music, wine tasting, wine by the glass and bottle, available every Wednesday until December 21st. Grab a friend or two and head over to La Belle Amie Vineyard to enjoy their shaded searing on the porch or under the pavilion & cabanas. Don’t pass up on the half-priced wine tasting! Music 1pm – 5pm, Ed Torres food 1pm – 5pm, and Vineyard Deli is open for purchase, but you may bring your own snacks. No outside beverages or pets allowed on the Vineyard grounds.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Wine Wednesdays

Date: every Wednesday until December 21st

Time: noon – 6pm

Location: La Belle Amie Vineyard, 1120 Saint Joseph Road

Cost: free admission

Learn more: 843-399-9463 or

Legends in Concert Holiday Show

Legends in Concert announce an award-winning tribute artist lineup for the 2016 holiday season. The artists bring you performances of their greatest hits as well as some of your favorite Christmas classics. This year’s performers include Nat King Cole, Dolly Parton, Elvis Presley, Bobby Darin and the Blues Brothers. A special New Year’s Eve show will include a simulcast of the Times Square ball drop along with special favors at the 10pm show.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Legends in Concert Holiday Show

Date: December 3, 6 & 10

Time: varies by date

Location: Legends in Concert, 2925 Hollywood Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC

Cost: varies upon seating

Learn more: purchase tickets here.

Holidays on the Boardwalk

Beginning Saturday after Thanksgiving, each week will feature a holiday light show, camel rides, live entertainment and visits with Santa, the Grinch, elves and princesses!

Event at a Glance:

Event: Holidays on the Boardwalk

Date: December 3, 10, 17 & 31

Time: 12 – 6pm

Location: Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Entertainment District, between Second Avenue North and 15th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC

Learn more:

December 3rd: The Santa Paws Doggie Costume Contest is planned for 2pm to benefit the Grand Strand Human Society. Pre-register for this special event at

December 10th: A Christmas DJ will be spinning your favorite hits from 3:30 – 5:30pm. A special Christmas family movie will be played in Plyler Park at 8pm.

December 17th: Enjoy candlelight caroling and a family scavenger hunt.

December 31st: New Year’s Eve Celebration with Oyster Roast and fireworks show.

Taste of Christmas

Christ United invites you and your family to the 10th annual Taste of Christmas. This free show in family-friendly and full of singing, dancing, comedy and more. Afterwards, enjoy sweets, treats, s’mores, coffee and hot cocoa.

Event at a Glance:

Event: Taste of Christmas

Date: December 8-11th

Time: 7pm

Location: Christ United, 2901 Fantasy Way, Myrtle Beach, SC

Cost: free admission

New Year’s Eve Casino Cruise

The Big “M” Casino invited you to a New Year’s Eve Casino Cruise from Little River. This Las Vegas Style Gaming, non-smoking ship – Big “M” Casino Ship I, includes games such as Craps, Roulette, Let It Ride, 3 Card Poker, Texas Hold’em Poker & the newest and loosest slots. All cruises have an all-you-can-eat buffet with different themes each cruise.

Event at a Glance:

Event: New Year’s Eve Casino Cruise

Date: December 31st

Location: The Big “M” Casino, 4491 Waterfront Avenue, Little River, SC

Cost: $75 per person

Learn more: view calendar and details on the website.

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