2014 Events

Saturday, September 13, 2014 .. 9 am - 11 am
Fall Haul - Murrells Inlet Creek & River Sweep Clean-Up

In conjunction with the SC DNR Annual Beach & River Sweep, Murrells Inlet 2020 is teaming up with local partners to host a Creek & River Sweep in Murrells Inlet.  It's time to rid our creek and streets of summer trash left behind!  River rats head to the river.  Creek rats head to the marsh.  Let's show up, let's clean up and let's enjoy our backyard with less litter.

Down by the River, meet at K-Rae's at 8:45 am.   Along the marshfront, meet at the docks at Crazy Sister Marina at 8:45 am. 

We invite residents, our school teachers, the restaurants and our businesses to organize your team to donate two hours for the Fall Haul.   

Dress appropriately. Bring your gloves, boots and bug spray. Trash bags will be provided.  Call 843-357-2007 for more information.       

Tuesday, September 30, 2014.. 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Murrells Inlet 2020 Annual Chowder Talk
Join Murrells Inlet 2020 at its Annual Community Chowder Talk to learn about what is happening in the Inlet. The meeting, which is open to the public, will be held at Murrells Inlet Community Center on Murrells Inlet.  Complimentary chowder and beverages will be served at 6:30 pm. The meeting  will run 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm. 

MI2020 will provide an update on its projects and programs, and will present the 2013 Volunteer of the Year Award and the 2013 Golden Oyster Award.  The Golden Oyster Award recognizes a business, organization and/or individual whose action shows respect and care for the Inlet landscape and waters.  Dr. H. P. "Pat" Worrell (1943 - 2009) of Murrells Inlet was a dentist, civic leader and long-time environmental activitist.  Pat believed that the Inlet is a special place and its future depends on achieving a healthy balance between development, commercial use and preservation.  The quality of our lives as Murrells Inlet residents depends on the quality of the Inlet itself -- its ecological health and vitality.  The health of the Inlet, in turn, depends on each of us.

Call Murrells Inlet 2020 at 843-357-2007 for more information.

 

Saturday, November 8, 2014 .. 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
11th Annual Murrells Inlet 2020 Oyster Roast
The Annual Murrells Inlet 2020 Oyster Roast is a creek-front tradition, and is a favorite for locals and visitors.  Oyster-eaters belly up to the tables for an all-you-can-eat afternoon feast of steamed oysters. And you can bet...you will get your belly-fully of oysters that afternoon.  Oysters will be served 11:30 pm - 2:00 pm. A menu of other food items (bar-b-que, dogs, chicken bog, chowder, clams...), beer and soda are separately priced.  Live music.  Free admission to the event.  Guaranteed a "good eats" and fun afternoon for all. Event is rain or shine.  Bring an oyster knife or buy one at the roast.   All-you-can-eat oyster roast tickets cost $30 advance, $35 at the door -- while supplies last.  Proceeds benefit MI2020.  Watch this space for more details.

Sunday, December 7, 2014 .. 3:00 pm
Annual Christmas Parade - Boats & Floats for the Kids
Get in the holiday spirit - Inlet Style - with the Annual Community Christmas Parade hosted by Murrells Inlet 2020.  The parade begins at 3:00 pm at Wilcox Avenue (Booty's) and marches south down Business 17 to Pendergrass Avenue (Brookwood Inn).  Find yourself a comfy spot anywhere along the parade route, plan a little tailgate and enjoy the festivities as the parade passes by.  Lots of goodies for the kids and lots of smiles for the kids-at-heart!  Don't miss out.   

2014 parade registration will open up this fall.  Watch this space for more details.


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