Myrtle Beach Attractions
- Beautiful white, sandy beaches
- World class dining featuring fresh seafood
- Family fun amusement and water parks
- Live Broadway caliber entertainment theaters and exciting nightlife
- Myrtle Beach has long been known as “The Golf Capital of the World” with nearly 80 championship golf courses
- Cultural activities and historic sites
- Great shopping ranging from outlet malls to specialty boutiques and shops
- Freshwater, ocean and deep sea saltwater fishing
- And so much more!
Broadway Grand Prix
Located just five miles from Ocean Escape, Broadway Grand Prix is the place to race!
This family race park offers exciting adventures in the land and the sky. On land, there’s mini golf, an arcade and seven unique go-kart tracks that will put your driving skills to the test. If you’re looking to reach new heights, take a ride on the Sky Coaster or race up one of the park’s three rock climbing walls.
When you’ve raced your last lap, head across the street to Broadway at the Beach for shopping, dining and entertainment.
Hollywood Wax Museum
There’s tons of fun to be had at Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center! Whether you do one or all three attractions, your whole family will be entertained. Meet and greet your favorite Hollywood stars when you tour the wax museum; fight deadly zombies in Outbreak and save the world; or make your way through a potential 288 twists and turns to save Princess Hannah in Hannah’s Maze of Mirrors!
Next time you stay at Ocean Escape, be sure to visit WonderWorks. Located at Broadway at the Beach, this attraction offers interactive experiences that combine fun with learning.
WonderWorks’ six WonderZones will take you through natural disasters, test you with physical challenges and inspire your imagination.
When you are done exploring the more than 100 exhibits, challenge your family to a game of laser tag or climb up 3 stories on the glow-in-the-dark indoor ropes course! Both of these awesome attractions are included in your admission, but make sure you wear closed-in shoes to participate in the ropes course.
For an extra fee, you can navigate your way through the outdoor ropes course or fly across the water on an outdoor zipline. WonderWorks is a must-see attraction during your next Myrtle Beach vacation!
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
Less than two miles from Ocean Escape lies one of Myrtle Beach’s most popular attractions—the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.
Extending from 1st Avenue North to 16th Avenue North, the Boardwalk is the perfect place for a leisurely walk with spectacular ocean views. Start your walk at the south end to experience a quieter setting with benches and panoramic views of the beach. As you head north, the Boardwalk comes alive with storefronts and restaurants.
Plyler Park sits next to the Boardwalk and holds summer concerts, fireworks and other activities. After visiting Plyler Park, you can reach new heights on the SkyWheel or use various access stairs to get your toes sandy on the beach.
A trip to Myrtle Beach is not complete without a visit to Ripley’s Aquarium. This well-known attraction is a short drive from Ocean Escape and is located at Broadway at the Beach.
At Ripley’s Aquarium, you can quench your curiosity about sea life with exhibits that let you get up close. Like in the Dangerous Reef Tunnel, where you will be surrounded by sharks, snappers, giant stingrays and a green sea turtle! The aquarium also includes Ray Bay, Rio Amazon and the Discovery Center, which is great for kids.
Plus, the aquarium offers programs that let you sleep under the Dangerous Reef Tunnel, go on a behind-the-scenes tour or snorkel with stingrays. Be sure to visit the Ripley’s Aquarium on your next Myrtle Beach vacation!
A short drive from Ocean Escape, the Pavilion Park uses salvaged parts from the historic Myrtle Beach Pavilion to create a wondrous experience for any age!
This attraction is split between three different parks at Broadway at the Beach and offers a variety of amusement rides.
Pavilion Park East includes a mix of new and original Pavilion rides like The Caterpillar, Rocket and a Herschell-Spillman Carousel.
At Pavilion Park Central, there is twisting, spinning and dropping rides for the thrill seeker in the family.
Head to Pavilion Park West to ride a train, fly in a balloon and enjoy other kiddie rides.
Myrtle Waves Water Park
A perfect way to stay cool in the heat, your family can choose from more than 30 rides that utilize over 1,000,000 gallons of water. Whether you choose to lounge by the pool, have a group picnic under a pavilion or slide down a huge tubular slide, your family is sure to have a blast.
The park opens in the spring and closes in early fall. Admission to the park includes access to all of the rides and attractions. Exclusive luxury cabanas are available for rental.
Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball
Baseball fans rejoice! Ocean Escape is just 10 minutes from Myrtle Beach’s family-friendly minor league baseball venue.
Class A Minor League Myrtle Beach Pelicans play at TicketReturn.com Field all summer long. The field offers a variety of promotions for its guests and has several fireworks nights planned for the summer.
When you stay at Ocean Escape, you are within driving distance of hundreds of miniature golf courses.
Enjoy one of the hundreds of other courses in Myrtle Beach! Take a short drive to Kings Highway and you can putt alongside pirates, sea creatures or dinosaurs!
Family Kingdom Amusement Park
Take the whole family a few blocks north to Family Kingdom Amusement Park.
Family Kingdom is open seasonally and offers more than 35 rides that everyone in the family will love!
For an adrenaline rush, take a ride on the Log Flume Water Ride, Sling Shot, Swamp Fox Roller Coaster or eight other thrilling attractions. Plus, there’s over 15 kiddie rides for your little one to enjoy. Bring the whole family for a day filled with fun!
For a family looking to enjoy art and the outdoors while on their Myrtle Beach vacation, Brookgreen Gardens is a must-see attraction. Located just south of Myrtle Beach in Murrells Inlet, Brookgreen Gardens is a wonderful place to spend the entire day with your loved ones.
The gardens began as a personal purchase by Archer and Hyatt Huntington to preserve the 10,000 acres of land and boast more than 1,400 sculpture pieces which are visible from walking paths that wind throughout the garden. The garden’s Native Wildlife Zoo will give your family the chance to see alligators, goats, and various birds. The Gardens also offer seasonal boat rides and other excursions.
Brookgreen Gardens is an attraction you will want to spend the whole day at so plan accordingly!
2nd Avenue Pier
The historic 2nd Avenue Pier sits less than two miles from Ocean Escape.
Take a stroll on this Myrtle Beach icon and take in an unsurpassed view of the Atlantic Ocean. Whether you want to spend the day fishing, grab a bite to eat or relax with a drink, 2nd Avenue Pier has it all. The Wicked Tuna restaurant is the perfect place to unwind after a day at the beach.
While spending the day at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach, be sure to take the whole family to Alligator Adventure. A unique experience, Alligator Adventure offers families an up-close look at not only alligators but also turtles, beavers and tropical birds! Plus, you can even see alligator’s getting their dinner or watch a pro handle a snake!
EdVenture Myrtle Beach
Only a 10 minute drive from Ocean Escape, the museum is an exciting place for children and parents to explore, learn and use their imagination!
Each year, thousands of locals and tourists visit the EdVenture Myrtle Beach for its interactive exhibits and programs. Located at The Market Common, this 3,000-square-foot facility is fun for kids of all ages.
Kids can climb aboard the Space Climber, have fun with a Puppet Show, get behind the controls at Mission Control and so much more.
Children 23 months and younger receive free entry into the museum. If you have kids, be sure to take them to the EdVenture Myrtle Beach next time you stay in Myrtle Beach!
Downwind Sails Watersports
Looking to have a blast in the ocean? Downwind Sails Watersports is the place to go! Less than two miles from Ocean Escape, this watersports activity center offers banana boat rides, parasailing and sail boat rides for the whole family to enjoy.
Want to go on your own oceanic adventure? Rent one of their sail boats, jet skis, kayaks, or paddle boards. Their staff has the experience and works to make sure you are safe no matter which water thrill you choose!
La Belle Amie Vineyard
If you need a way to relax, check out the La Belle Amie Vineyard in Little River, just north of North Myrtle Beach.
La Belle Amie provides relaxation at its finest, complete with wine tasting.
The vineyard produces a variety of wines under the Twisted Sisters label including Southern Gentleman (a red wine), Sugar Daddy (a red wine), and Classy Lady (a chardonnay).
Myrtle Beach Segways
Glide along on a Segway the next time you stay in Myrtle Beach! Myrtle Beach Segways is just a short drive from Ocean Escape. They offer a variety of options including a Market Common District Self-Guided Tour, hourly rentals and daily rentals. They also provide group options including birthday parties, family reunions and group scavenger hunts. No matter what you want to Segway experience to be, you are sure to find the perfect ride at Myrtle Beach Segway!
Myrtle Beach Watersports
Myrtle Beach Watersports is the place to fulfill your water sports dreams! Located less than 15 minutes from Ocean Escape, this family business has watersport rentals and tours for any family.
There you can view dolphins from a boat or jet ski, take a cruise on a pirate ship or rent a pontoon boat for your family. Myrtle Beach Watersports will provide you with safety equipment and instructions, so no prior experience is necessary!
Calabash Fishing Fleet
Take the whole family to Calabash Fishing Fleet during your next trip. Located in Calabash, NC, they are worth the drive. They offer a variety of cruises including the 1.5 hour Sunset Waterway Cruise, which is great for couple or families. Or, if your family wants to see dolphins, they offer Dolphin Adventure Cruises where you will see dolphins, sharks, fish, starfish and more. Plus if for any reason no dolphins are seen on the cruise you are on, then you will get your next cruise for free! They also have 11-12 hour fishing trips for those who want to spend the day out at sea, fishing from their Navigator boat.
Big “M” Casino
Enjoy the waterfront views, party in style and win BIG aboard South Carolina’s only Casino offering 2 luxury yachts! Once on board, sit at our slot machines and experience the rush that comes along with flashing lights and sound when you win! Or test your skills and luck with tables games like Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, 3 Card Poker and Let-It-Ride. Each cruise has an optional all-you-can-eat buffet, and Big “M” pays out an average of $336,000 a week! Select cruises feature fun entertainment or Bingo!
Call 843-249-9811 to book your cruise!
4491 Mineola Avenue
Little River, SC 29566
SkyWheel Myrtle Beach
The Myrtle Beach SkyWheel is an attraction that you shouldn’t miss. Located next to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, the SkyWheel is less than three miles from Ocean Escape.
Great for the whole family, for couples, or for friends, the SkyWheel offers rides in their private enclosed gondolas for groups as big as six people or as small as two. The 42 gondolas are air-conditioned and reach heights of 200 feet at the top of the wheel.
Take a VIP flight to skip the line, receive souvenirs and enjoy a double flight in the VIP Gondola with glass floors.
The Market Common
The Market Common is a center for shopping, dining and entertainment located at the site of the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. A less than 10 minute drive from Ocean Escape, this area is perfect for a day with the family.
Built to have a downtown feel, The Market Common is the perfect place to browse shops or grab a bite to eat. With popular restaurants such as Gordon Biersch, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro and Travinia Italian Kitchen, the dining options available are full of flavor and quality you would expect from a high-end shopping district.
Shops at The Market Common include Pottery Barn, Anthropologie, Orvis, francesca’s and many more. The Market Common is also a hub for entertainment including Grand 14 Cinema and various seasonal events and activities.
Coastal Grand Mall
Coastal Grand Mall is just a 10 minute drive from Ocean Escape and is open year-round! This Myrtle Beach mall features stores for all tastes including Abercrombie & Fitch, Kay Jewelers, Lids, Bath & Body Works, Dillard’s, Pac Sun, Yankee Candle Company, Starbucks and more. Plus, its movie theatre, dining court, hair salon and nail studio are sure to keep you pampered and entertained. Swing by this mall for a day of shopping on a rainy day or to pick up some gifts to take back home!
Broadway at the Beach
Just a quick drive from Ocean Escape, Broadway at the Beach is one of the most popular destinations in Myrtle Beach.
Featuring the ever-popular WonderWorks attraction, Ripley’s Aquarium, and Pavilion Park, this is a must-visit shopping, dining and entertainment complex for any family vacationing in Myrtle Beach.
With over 60 stores, you can find anything and everything within Broadway at the Beach. Take a trip into Klig’s Kites, RIDEMAKERZ, Boardwalk Winery, Sparkles, or Christmas at the Beach for a unique shopping experience.
When you get hungry, there are plenty of restaurants to dine at including Senor Frogs, American Tap House, King Kong Sushi, Joe’s Crab Shack, Wahlburgers and several more.
At night, The Avenue heats up with nightlife at the various clubs, all within steps of each other. Play new and classic games at the Dave & Busters! You’ll want to plan to spend an afternoon or evening at Broadway at the Beach during your next Myrtle Beach vacation!
Located in North Myrtle Beach, Barefoot Landing is a shopping, dining and entertainment district perfect for a day out with the family. From high-class entertainment at Alabama Theatre to dining along the Intracoastal Waterway, this destination should be at the top of your to-do list for your vacation. Catch a show at the House of Blues, visit the animals at T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station or grab dinner at Fire Island Grille. Browse the variety of shops at Barefoot Landing like Mole Hole, Cariloha, and Tiki Jim’s. Throughout the year there are also many special events that take place at Barefoot Landing including fireworks during the summer, holiday events and more so make sure to stop by and see what’s going on.
If you love shopping for deals or just window shopping, you will want to check out Tanger Outlets. Tanger Outlets has two Myrtle Beach locations: one on Highway 17 North and the other on Highway 501.
The Hwy 501 location is just a 15 minute drive from Ocean Escape and makes a great shopping stop during your vacation.
Featuring a variety of stores from accessories to children’s clothing, this shopping center is almost a reason in itself to come to Myrtle Beach. Check out outlet stores such as Coach, Timberland Factory Store, J. Crew, Under Armour, Nike Factory Store, Dressbarn and Lennox Factory Outlet, just to name a few.
If you have a sweet tooth you will want to swing by The Fudgery or Starr Caffe Sweets & Eats to indulge in a sweet treat before ending your shopping trip at this Myrtle Beach outlet.
Pirate’s Voyage Dinner & Show
Arr mateys! During your next stay at Ocean Escape be sure to experience Pirate’s Voyage Dinner & Show.
This live show treats guests to a four-course meal as they cheer for their pirate team to win the competition for the lost treasure. Whether your team is the Crimson or Sapphire, this show will entertain you with stunts, amazing acrobatics, special effects, sea lions and mermaids!
Plus, it all takes place in and around a 15-foot pool and pirate ship. With dancing, diving, singing and more, this Dolly Parton extravaganza is sure to “wow” guests of all ages.
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament will transport you back in time to when knights defended honor and kings ruled the lands. Just a 15 minute drive from Ocean Escape, this live show will have you cheering and laughing as you watch talented performers joust and perform various tournament challenges.
With highly-trained horses and real-life armor, the knights put on a display like no other in Myrtle Beach. During the exciting theater show, Medieval Times guests also get to enjoy a full meal including dessert.
This heart-racing unique experience is one of the most popular dinner theater shows in Myrtle Beach. Take a trip back to medieval times and cheer on your knight as he competes against the others!
Legends In Concert
Legends In Concert is the destination for some of the top tribute performers in the country. Located across the street from Broadway at the Beach, this venue is a quick drive from Ocean Escape.
Legends In Concert provides fun for the entire family with its seasonal line-ups of house tribute-artists. Tribute artists change throughout the year and have included Diana Ross, Elvis, Cher and The Blues Brothers.
Old and new fans alike love seeing the energetic tribute artists on stage as they perform some of the music industry’s greatest hits in a Vegas-style setting.
The Alabama Theatre, located at Barefoot Landing, is consistently voted the #1 Live Entertainment Theatre by Myrtle Beach visitors and locals alike!
Featuring, ICONIC, a cutting-edge show on stage and in the air with visual elements and a state-of-the-art video wall, unlike anything you have seen along the Grand Strand.
ICONIC is a one-of-a-kind journey through past and present iconic moments. The show highlights widely recognized country music chart toppers, classic rock anthems, Broadway classics, and pop power ballads. In addition to a stunning array of costumes, there is a state-of-the-art designed set where the audience can connect with their featured musicians and entertainers. Visiting during the holiday season? Be sure to check out their acclaimed “South’s Grandest Christmas Show.” Alabama Theatre also features guest artists and entertainers throughout the year.
The Carolina Opry puts on a variety of ongoing shows that are sure make your family smile!
Open all year round, this venue offers productions to please any crowd, from their Good Vibrations Show to The Carolina Opry Christmas Special.
With more than 2,000 seats and high-quality lighting and sound equipment, The Carolina Opry provides some of the best entertainment in Myrtle Beach.
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