This is a big weekend in the Grand Strand for locals and visitors: Myrtle Beach Marathon, Presidents Weekend and Valentine’s Day! Stay safe on the roads, watch out for runners and have fun!
Friday: Happy Valentine’s Day!
Many of our restaurants have some great specials for you. But if you would rather stay in, some of the supermarkets also have great deals on pre-cooked meals. We have also come up with some great ideas for ways to spend it with your special someone.
Saturday: Marathon Weekend beginning 6:00 am – 7:00 pm
The starting line-up is from 5am – 6 am and the National Anthem begins at 6:15. Start time for runners and walkers is 6:30 and the course officially closes at 1:30 pm.Stick around for the House of Blues Post Race Party from 5 pm – 7 pm. Whether you are running, walking or a spectator, there is a lot happening with the marathon.
Sunday: Bridal Faire at the Myrtle Beach Mall from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
WMBF’s Paula Caruso is serving as emcee for the fashion show taking place on the stage at the Carmike Theatre courtyard. The show will feature some of the latest designs in bridal couture. Entertainment during the bridal faire will include live music by the Party Favor Band and a Dean Martin impersonator. All future brides are welcome to come meet the Grand Strand’s finest wedding professionals, receive wonderful gifts and sign up to win the grand prize.
Professionals exhibiting at Sunday’s event include representatives from hotels, resorts, tailors, makeup artists, hairstylists, formal wear shops, bakeries, caterers, ceremony and reception sites, entertainers, florists, travel agents, invitations, jewelers, spas, limousine and carriage services, ministers and officiants, photographers, publications,