Health & Wellness
It has been a wet week in the Grand Strand and this weekend looks to be much better so spend Saturday running with your BFF and Sunday enjoying nature. Check the calendar to the right for even more events.
by Nicole Loughan Despite up to date flu shots, my children and I found ourselves holding our hair back praying to the porcelain goddess last week. I wondered why this terrible flu had happened to us? This rhetorical question usually just lingers, but this time, I had a chance to get answers and took it. [...]
The annual “Amazing Race” is a contest that covers between six to eight miles around Myrtle Beach State Park on March 1 from 9 am until 4:30 pm. Enjoy friendly competition using your wits, athleticism, and problem-solving skills to answer questions about nature, complete challenges, and solve puzzles.
It is the new year and getting healthy tops your resolution list. Remember that you did not gain it all in one day, so slow and steady is what the experts say. The City of Myrtle Beach is here to help with their annual weight loss, recreation and fitness competitions. The Choose Health and Fitness [...]
Sea Haven for Youth provides emergency crisis services for Horry County youth, ages 13-21. Project Lighthouse, which is a program under the auspices of Sea Haven, provides educational, informational and preventative support for runaway and homeless youth through services offered such as showers, clothing, food, laundry facilities and referrals such as obtaining I.D.s.
House Party Fitness, the HOTTEST new dance fitness craze, is coming to this area to benefit Toys for Toys and Operation Rudolph on Wednesday, December 11th from 6:30 – 7:30 PM at North Strand Park, Little River (Hwy 57 at Hwy 9). Join local fitness instructors and rock the house for donations. Come out [...]
Looking for something fun to do this Thanksgiving? The Grand Strand is home to 2 turkey trots for family and friends to join together in a happy and healthy way to start off one of the best days of the year.
The annual RiverTown Reindeer Race will be held in downtown Conway at 8 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. Racers, which include runners and walkers of all ages, will receive awards presented to the top three overall male and female finishers, as well as the top three finishers in each age category. Entry fee is $22 before [...]
Belk, Myrtle Beach Mall and McLeod Health, is inviting its customers to join them in supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Friday October 25th. There will be several events held throughout the day. Come for an event or stay for the whole day!
We are following in the steps of our sister magazine, Minneapolis Happening and are highlighting 3 activities for you to do each weekend. Yes, we know there are always more than 3 great activities in the Grand Strand, and we list them in the calendar.