New Year's Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach
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New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach Welcome 2018

Ring in the New Year in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for a festive farewell to 2017 and entertaining hello to 2018. There are special events, parties geared for kids, adults-only celebrations and much more planned for December 31 in Myrtle Beach. There’s something for everyone to enjoy. Just check out our list of New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach.

New Year's Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach

Brookgreen Gardens Garden by Candlelight Pre-Party

Searching for one of the casual New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach? You’ve found it! Stroll through Brookgreen Gardens during their Garden by Candlelight pre-party. The sculpture garden is illuminated by candlelight, and features hand-lit candles, holiday lights and decor, as well as strolling musicians. Held from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm, advance reservations are required. Tickets are $20 for non-members, and $15 for members.

Comedy Cabana

Comedy Cabana hosts a Myrtle Beach New Year’s Eve party with party favors, toasts and plenty of laughs. This year, guests can look forward to performances from Jim Dailakis and other renowned comedians. The event offers two performances at 7:30 pm at 10:00 pm. Tickets for the early show are $30 for general admission or $35 for preferred seating. For the late show, tickets are $45 for general admission and $50 for preferred seating. All tickets may be picked up prior to the show.

Greg Norman’s Australian Grille

Head out for an evening of fine dining and live music at Greg Norman’s Australian Grille at Barefoot Landing. Featuring live local music from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am, this New Year’s Eve event promises to be a night to remember with party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. Dinner specials include cream of lobster soup; a mixed green salad with grilled pear, candied bacon, goat cheese and smoked ham; pan-seared and butter-poached grouper served over lump crab risotto; ribeye; surf and turf and a lemon Bavarian cake for dessert. Menu is subject to change.

Hard Rock Cafe New Year’s Eve Bash

From 10:00 pm to 2:00 am on New Year’s Eve, Hard Rock Cafe becomes the Times Square of Myrtle Beach! All guests enjoy live music with Black Glass, balloon drop, confetti cannons, live simulcast from Times Square and a complimentary appetizer buffet at midnight. General admission tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Reserved seating is also available for $50+ per person and VIP tickets that include a 3-course meal and champagne service are available for $290 per couple. Ages 21 & older only. Call Hard Rock Cafe for info and reservations at (843) 946-0007.

House of Blues New Year’s Eve

A New Year’s Eve dinner and dance is on the menu at House of Blues Myrtle Beach. The night begins with a four course dinner,. A dance party with music by will keep you on the dance floor throughout the night. $84.95 Per Person (includes tax, gratuity, meal & show). A champagne toast and party favors will be featured

Medieval Times

Reserve the 9:30 pm show at Medieval Times to enjoy a dinner and show with a New Year’s Eve twist. The event includes hors d’oeuvres, a tour of the medieval museum of torture, a live show, delicious four-course feast, free party favors, and a DJ dance party. In addition, there’s a champagne toast as well as a balloon ball drop at midnight.

New Year’s Eve with Corey Smith

House of Blues hosts Corey Smith December 31 as the Americana singer brings his signature songs to the beach. He has a number of hit songs, including “Drinkin’ Again,” “If I Could Do It Again,” and “I Love Everyone.” Ticket prices start at $31.

New Year’s Eve at Big M Casino

For New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach, it doesn’t get any better than a scenic cruise aboard The Big M Casino Boat. Ship I offers a New Year’s Eve celebration for the general public and Silver VIP players. This ship begins boarding at 5:00 pm and sails from 6:30 pm to 12:30 am. Guests are treated to hors d’oeuvres, a full dinner buffet and free champagne toast at midnight. In addition, a live DJ will be spinning tunes throughout the evening. A cash bar and gambling games will be available. Place your reservations by December 15, 2017 by calling 843-249-9811 ext. 307 or 308. $75/person

The Market Common presents a Southern Times Square

The third annual Southern Times Square at The Market Common is from 7:00 pm-1:00 am on New Year’s Eve. Watch a live feed of the New York City Times Square event, two live bands, two spacious beer gardens and street entertainment. At midnight, a ball drop will welcome the New Year. Admission to the event is free.

These are just some of the New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Myrtle Beach. Plan your night out on the town now as parties fill up fast. Get ready to greet 2018 in style when you visit the Grand Strand!


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