Myrtle Beach and nearby North Myrtle Beach can whip up lots of fun for holidays.
St. Patrick’s Day is no different. The 33rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade And Festival is the center of it all. It’s an all-day celebration awash in green in North Myrtle Beach!
It’s the biggest parade on the Grand Strand, with more than 100 entries and lots of history.
Join the revelers on Main Street for a parade that you have to see for yourself. Get there early: The parade will start at 9 a.m., so pick your spot by 8:30.
What can match the expectations of an oncoming parade? Use this checklist to get everything you need.
There will be three stages with live entertainment! Acts include Irish dancers, Irish pipe bands, and more. Check out the wares from more than 120 craft vendors. Plus, leprechauns and other street performers will be everywhere.
Hungry? Vendors and businesses on Main Street will sell festival food and Irish treats.
Are you able to eat a lot in a short amount of time? Have a knack for dressing up? There are two contests you might like.
Leprechaun and junior leprechaun Contest
Dress up in your leprechaun garb for a chance to win prizes. Judges will take into account appearance, creativity, energy, enthusiasm, and originality.
Shepherd’s pie eating contest
No hands! Be the first to finish your pie to receive an amazing plaque and gift card for your talent.
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