It’s officially spring when The Deck at House of Blues opens for the season and this year it happens on Friday, March 31st.
During April and May, The Deck will be open Thursday, Friday and Saturdays starting at 6:00 pm. Beginning in June, The Deck will be open daily through Labor Day with live music from 7:00 pm -11:00 pm including local artists playing in April and May and regional touring bands coming through in the summer months; a fun thing to keep on your things to do list in Barefoot Landing, North Myrtle Beach.
Happy Hour is featured on the Deck from 6:00 pm -7:00 pm with select food and drink specials. The Deck also features cabanas, firepits, a pool table, dartboard and cornhole boards. It is always a great spot to party before and after concerts! The menu on The Deck includes Smokehouse favorites like BBQ and nachos but has also expanded for 2017 with healthier options like salads, wraps and fresh fruit.
On Saturday, April 1st, the Deck will host the 2nd Annual Nash FM 106.5 Baconfest from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. The event will consist of local restaurants showcasing their creativity as they provide an array of dishes all featuring BACON. Bacon lovers are invited to “pig out” as they enjoy live entertainment by Tru Sol from noon to 2:00 pm. Admission is free and each bacon sample will be $1. The House of Blues bar will provide special drink offers along with sponsor Evan Williams Bourbon.
On Thursday, April 6th the Sweetwater Brewing Company Mural Painting Party will take place on the Deck and includes live entertainment by Bangarang from 7:00 pm -11 pm accompanied by $4 featured Sweetwater Brewery craft beers. While enjoying craft beers guests will watch artist John Dunn as he paints a beautiful mural for Sweetwater and House of Blues. Crowd participation is encouraged.
Also April 6th is the kickoff for 2017 Spring Bike Nights on The Deck benefitting the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA). This will be the third year that House of Blues has hosted Bike Nights on Thursdays on The Deck and these nights include specials and giveaways from sponsor Evan Williams Bourbon as well as free live music and dedicated bike parking. All monies raised at these events go directly to area veterans through the CVMA. Each week guests can register for their chance to win door prizes from House of Blues and Evan Williams as well as registering for the Grand Prize Staycation package giveaway from CVMA on Thursday, May 25th.
Saturday, April 29th, the Deck will host the 10th Annual Risen Christ Taste of the Coast event from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Family friendly live entertainment will be provided along with food samplings from local restaurants. Tickets can either be purchased at the door or through Risen Christ Christian Academy at 843-272-8163.
May 5th and 6th House of Blues will celebrate its 20th Anniversary on The Deck. Details to come on these events but Save the Dates!
Also on May 6th, The Deck at House of Blues hosts an annual fundraiser for North Myrtle Beach Humane Society with All Dogs Go to Happy Hour from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Guests and their pups are invited out to enjoy the sunshine on The Deck and there will be free live local music, great raffle and silent auction prizes and of course food and drink specials from House of Blues.
Sweetwater Sundays kickoff on The Deck on June 4th with local favorites Treehouse! with Bubba Love on stage from 7:oo pm-11:00 pm. Sweetwater Sundays started last year as a partnership of Sweetwater Brewing Company, House of Blues and Surfrider Foundation. During the Summer June 4th through Labor Day these Sunday events will feature live music as well as great prizes from House of Blues and a chance to register with Surfrider Foundation for prizes from Sweetwater Brewing Company.