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Summer Music in North Myrtle Beach

Summer Music in North Myrtle Beach

Looking for things to do in Myrtle Beach this summer? The North Myrtle Beach Parks & Recreation Department has announced it’s free summer concert series. While some entertainment for the concert series is still being finalized, all concert dates have been established. You can enjoy Carolina Beach music, shag, oldies, contemporary and more! The concerts […]

Miss Funny Money: Finding Great Styles on a Budget

Miss Funny Money: Finding Great Styles on a Budget

by: Alyson Komyanek Since I like fashion and looking trendy, people often assume that I visit stores like Roberto Cavalli and Versace, but anyone who really knows me, knows that couldn’t be farther from the truth. The only “designer store” I’ve ever been in was on a trip to LA one summer. I took a […]

Hot Summer Nights in Downtown Myrtle Beach

Hot Summer Nights in Downtown Myrtle Beach

 Want to know what’s happening downtown this summer?  Myrtle Beach’s “Hot Summer Nights” begins June 3 and run through August 31 at Plyler Park, on the Boardwalk and along Ocean Boulevard. Events are for all ages and are free!  Here’s your guide to the schedule of summer fun.

Miss Money Funny: Weekend Get-A-Way

Miss Money Funny: Weekend Get-A-Way

By: Alyson Komyanek Even those of us on a budget deserve a vacation. Although we may not be able to swing a three month stay in Australia or head down to Miami for Spring Break, a wise budgeter can plan a fantastic weekend get-a-way. Selecting a destination should be your first task. Since it’s just […]

Miss Funny Money

Miss Funny Money

By: Alyson Komyanek On numerous occasions it’s been suggested that I keep the take-out menu drawer organized and within reach…you accidentally forget to take the giblet bag out of the turkey one Thanksgiving, and it sticks with you for the rest of your life! Well, there was also the great cinnamon overload of 2011, which […]

Miss Funny Money

Miss Funny Money

by Alyson M. Komyanek Anyone else feeling the pinch from the tax increase hitting your pocketbook this year? I don’t know about you, but even with my 2% raise this winter, my paychecks are smaller than they were last year! Now more than ever, it’s important to figure out ways to have fun while on […]

Horry County Libraries: Happening Places

Horry County Libraries: Happening Places

Remember when a library was just a place to do research? You weren’t allowed to speak and when you did, the librarian was quick to say, “shhh.” Libraries have certainly changed since I was a young girl. Now they are a hub of activity with family friendly events, movies, educational seminars, computer classes and more! […]

Get great deals on Myrtle Beach Theme Parks, Attractions, Shows and Resorts

Get great deals on Myrtle Beach Theme Parks, Attractions, Shows and Resorts

Want  great deals on Myrtle Beach Theme Parks, Attractions, Shows and Resorts? You can get them here.  One more service of ours  to help you find great events at a discount! Click on the picture to get started!

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Best meal bargain in Myrtle Beach

Looking for a good meal at a reasonable price?  Look no further than the student café, aka Beach Bistro 354, at Horry Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) on the Conway and Myrtle Beach Campuses.

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Favorites recommended

From time to time, Grand Strand Happening will find sites that we think you will all enjoy and will include them under favorites.  A few weeks ago, we included a link to Myrtle Beach Happy Hour (MBHH) and Myrtle Beach on a Budget.