2 Nov 2021
We've got all the details on spending Thanksgiving in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Take a minute to slow down, and enjoy the holiday beach-style with Sea Star Realty. Don't feel like cooking? Dine out at one of the many delicious restaurants in the Myrtle Beach area, enjoy the mild winter weather, and attend local events to celebrate the holiday season! Our coastal homes offer stunning kitchens that are perfect for whipping up Thanksgiving dinners or simply find yourself relaxing with friends and family in a Myrtle Beach vacation rental!
Thanksgiving Dinner Myrtle Beach
Ahhh, Thanksgiving dinner. One of the best holidays we can think of since much of the day is focused on enjoying great food and even better company. A lot of Myrtle Beach area restaurants stay open for Thanksgiving so you don't have to cook if you don't want to. The Hard Rock Cafe at Myrtle Beach has an absolutely wonderful Thanksgiving dinner buffet, or you can spice it up at a Seafood restaurant like Captain George's.
Restaurants Open On Thanksgiving Day in Myrtle Beach:
- Captain's George's Seafood Restaurant
- Wahoo's Fish House
- Gulfstream Cafe
- Hard Rock Cafe
- Ruth's Chris
- Carolina Roadhouse
- California Dreaming
- Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse
Myrtle Beach Weather During Thanksgiving
Most people know Myrtle Beach for its sunny summers and great beach weather, but did you know that "off-season" is an absolutely wonderful time to visit the area? The weather is mild, there are fewer crowds, and still a ton to do! You can expect highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s. There are usually about 5 days of rain each November, so if you're coming for a week you'll get your fair share of sunshine and blue skies.
Myrtle Beach, SC Thanksgiving Events
Start off the holiday season by attending one of the many festive events that can be found in the Myrtle Beach area! From light shows, live music, and full-on stage performances, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the holidays in Myrtle Beach. Here are a few of our favorite holiday events in Myrtle Beach:
- November 2nd - December 31st, 2021: The South's Grandest Christmas Show
- November 4th - December 31st, 2021: Christmas at Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show
- November 22nd - December 30th, 2021: The Great Christmas Light Show
- November 25th - 27th, 2021: South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival
- November 27th, 2021: Intracoastal Christmas Regatta
- November 26th, 2021 - January 2nd, 2022: Nights of 1000 Candles
Things to do in Myrtle Beach for Thanksgiving
There are endless opportunities for fun year-round at Myrtle Beach. Whether you're traveling with kids or it's just you and your honey, you're sure to find something to fit your taste. Here are some of our favorite things to do in Myrtle Beach around Thanksgiving time each year. When the sun sets at night, enjoy dinner and a show at the Pirates Voyage, or get into the holiday spirit with a festive show at the Alabama Theatre! For a rainy day or a fun, family-friendly activity head to the Hollywood Wax Museum or Ripley's Aquarium where you can spot your favorite celebrities in wax form or learn about life under the sea. For even more indoor family fun, head to the Fun Warehouse! Inside, you'll find rollerblading, laser tag, go-karts, and arcade games.
For shopping and dining, we suggest a trip to Barefoot Landing! The waterfront entertainment district features unique shops and eateries as well as being home to the Alabama Theatre! On a pleasant, mild day head to Brookgreen Gardens to admire the majestic oak trees covered in Spanish moss! The gardens are also home to an array of beautiful sculptures and host events year-round!
Head to Historic Georgetown for a day trip away from your Grand Strand vacation rental. As the third oldest city in South Carolina, Georgetown is filled with interesting historic sites and plenty of charm. Or opt for a day spent outside at Huntington Beach State Park or Myrtle Beach State Park. Each features stunning scenery, nature trails, and fishing spots. Experience the best of South Carolina's great outdoors with a day spent at one of these state parks!
Vacation Rentals for Thanksgiving at Myrtle Beach
We offer over 80 vacation rental homes and condos throughout the most popular destinations in the Myrtle Beach area. Find a pet-friendly rental, an oceanfront rental or a home with a private pool. Most of our inventory is private home rentals, so you can comfortably distance with the family on your Thanksgiving getaway.