While you’re visiting the area this time of year and enjoying your Garden City Beach vacation home and all the wonderful amenities it offers your family, don’t forget to go out and enjoy the area festivities going on. Plenty of things to see and do on behalf of the holiday season.
If you still have shopping to do, there are many specialty shops and outlet malls not far from the Garden City Beach vacation home you’re staying in. These are perfect places to find the ideal gift for the beach lover on your list! Golf lovers? We have plenty of shops for their gifts too!
2012 Christmas Towne, held by the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, will feature balloon art, face painting, taxi jet rides, letters to Santa, Thomas the Train rides, free photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus and the city's Christmas Tree Lighting. Christmas Towne will be held from 2-6:30 p.m. Sunday, December 9 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. The event will also serve as an official drop-off location for Toys for Tots. For each toy you donate, you'll receive a free voucher for medium tots from Sonic. The event and parking are free.
Pawleys Island Concert Band — Christmas concert by community musicians. Dec. 10, 7 p.m., Pawleys Island Community Church. Free.
Town of Surfside Beach’s Breakfast with Santa takes place from 9-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 15 at the Golden Egg Restaurant in Surfside Beach. The breakfast is for children ages 10 and under. Visit with Santa and receive a bag of candy. Then enjoy a free breakfast for the children. Call 843-650-9548 now — space is limited.