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Annual Festivals and Events near Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand are packed with thrilling opportunities, festivals, and activities for tourists and residents alike. We've put together this list of festivals and events in cities and communities along the coast like North Myrtle Beach, Little River, The Market Common, Surfside Beach, Conway, Murrells Inlet, and Pawleys Island. Use this article as a jumping-off point for upcoming events that you can generally count on every year!

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Restaurant Week South Carolina - January


Technically based in all of South Carolina, Restaurant Week is celebrated by multiple restaurants along the Grand Strand. Delight yourself with new menu delicacies by…

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Top Neighborhoods near Myrtle Beach

Most people will likely never see a "Top 10" list that they agree with because the "best" or "top" neighborhoods are mainly subjective statements. We aren't here to try and gain your favor with smoke and mirrors. Instead, we have decided to create a list of popular neighborhoods primarily based on mentions across the internet.

We've tallied reviews of the most highly rated communities and neighborhoods near Myrtle Beach. Information was gathered from many sites including Niche, C21, 10Best, Best Neighborhood, Explore North Myrtle Beach, Reddit, Youtube channels, and various Realtor websites.

Top 3 Neighborhoods near Myrtle Beach

Carolina Forest

Carolina Forest is a planned community stretching 5 miles…

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Best Places sample about Myrtle Beach

Moving to Myrtle Beach? 10 Useful Websites

The internet is filled with useful information about various states, cities, towns, and even neighborhoods. Unfortunately, it isn't always easy to find websites with legitimate information about each community. To help people search for the perfect neighborhood, we have created a list of websites that may prove useful.

Best Places

Best Places is a useful site that maintains a collection of information for each city in the United States. Each city's page contains brief descriptions of various topics. For more information, your eyes may naturally shift to the left sub-menu listing cost of living, interactive maps, careers, school ratings, religion, and more. 

Neighborhood Scout

By searching…

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VWHRC's Tiny House Project for Veterans in Myrtle Beach

Tiny House - Photo supplied by WMBF News

Veteran's Welcome Home Resource Center was established in June 2009 to end veteran homelessness in the Myrtle Beach area. A number of businesses and organizations contributed to the success of this project, including Calabash Elks Lodge, Committee to Honor America's Veterans, One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, and Lowe's Home Improvement.

By providing rooms in the non-profit organization's Hutton House and Rotary house, VWHRC has given a "hand-up" to homeless veterans who need temporary support to thrive once again. 

Hutton House

Denny Hutton, a military veteran who supported the project admirably, was the inspiration behind Hutton House's name. Veterans who have been…

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Cheap Ways to Increase Home Value

Green house with lighting

Have you ever judged a neighbor based on the appearance of their home? Of course, you have. We are all human, so you should expect no less from a prospective buyer interested in your home. Many homebuyers may even decide against purchasing your property before stepping out of their cars. Unfortunately, a person's choice to buy a home takes considerably more convincing. Let's go over some seemingly minor details that hopefully won't break the bank.

Increase curb appeal to sell your home

Hire a professional landscaper

Naturally, the easiest method would be to hire a professional landscaper. We are all capable of maintaining our own property, but landscaping is as they say, "Easy to learn, difficult to…

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