2013 Events |
Saturday, December 14, 2013 .. 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Christmas in the Inlet Holiday Home Tour
This year's tour features eleven beautiful homes along Highway 17 Business, in The Hermitage and in Mt. Gilead. The homes on the tour will offer up many varieties of local flavor. Many thanks to our gracious homeowners who have generaously agreed to open their homes for the tour:
Ms. Bari Baumgardner and Mr. Blue Melnick ~ Mr. and Mrs. Lawton Benton ~ Mr. & Mrs. Greg Beverly ~ Mr. Dino Drosas and Mr. Gary Powell ~ Ms. Suzanne Evans and Ms. Melonie Orr ~ Mr. and Mrs. William Neely ~ Mr. and Mrs. Gairy Nichols ~ Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Thomas ~ Dr. and Mrs. James Turek ~ Mr. and Mrs. Frasier S. Wall, III ~ Mrs. Laura White.
Advance tickets are $25. Day of tickets will cost $30 (while supplies last). Ticket price includes admission into the eleven homes and a comfort stop at the Inlet Sports Lodge. Lunch is not included in the price, but visitors can choose to stop at any of the fine Murrells Inlet restaurants in the area.
Tickets are available for purchase at the following locations: Murrells Inlet 2020 office (4124-B Hwy 17 Business across from Wicked Tuna), Booty's Outdoors, Conway National Bank in Murrells Inlet, Elizabeth Taylor Satterfield Interior Design in Pawleys Island, Lee's Inlet Apothecary in Murrells Inlet and Rose Arbor Fabrics and Gifts in Myrtle Beach. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets online. Online tickets purchased through 12/6 can be mailed to you. Tickets purchased after 12/6 can be held in will call for your pick up. Call 843-357-2007 for more information
Proceeds from the tour benefit Murrells Inlet 2020.
December 5-7, 12-14, 19-21, 2013 .. 3pm - 10 pm
Night of a Thousand Candles
Brookgreen's most popular annual event has become a holiday tradition! Thousands of lights sparkle from Live Oak trees and illuminate garden paths as musicians perform, carolers sing and visitors experience the enchantment that only this event can bring. CLICK HERE to visit Brookgreen Gardens website or call 843-235-6000 or 800-849-1931 for more information.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 .. 6pm - 9pm
2nd Annual Taste of the Inlet
Murrells Inlet 2020 and Inlet Square Mall invite you to savor the flavors of our Murrells Inlet and Garden City Beach restaurants, on January 26, 2014, 6pm - 9pm, at Inlet Square Mall, located at 12125 Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet.
Over 25 Inlet and Garden City restaurants are planning to participate in this the Inlet's premier culinary competition event that allows our restaurants and chefs to showcase their signature dishes, as they serve up a delicious feast of hors d'oeuvres, tapas and heavy appetizers. Guests will be able to sample and vote for their favorite choices. The winning restaurants will be presented with trophies.
Watch this space for more details. Tickets will go on sale January 6, 2014. Don't miss out this year.
Proceeds benefit Murrells Inlet 2020, a 501c3 non-profit community revitalization organization, dedicated to making the Inlet a nice place to live, work and visit.
Saturday, March 29, 2014 .. 8:00 am
9th Annual Race for the Inlet
Lace up those sneakers for some early Saturday morning exercise as you run or walk through the marshfront, oak-shaded streets of Murrells Inlet in the 2014 Race for the Inlet. This event features the 5K Walk and Run, with optional chip timing, an 8K chip-timed Run and an 8K chip-timed walk. Participants can run or walk through Murrells Inlet on the USATF certified courses. Race timing provided by Race Management Systems. It is a fun event suitable for all ages and skill levels.
All events start and end at Morse Park Landing on Highway 17 Business (next to the Hot Fish Club) in Murrells Inlet. All events begin at 8am. Prizes will be awarded based on chip timings to the overall top male and female 5K and 8K winners and the top male and female 5K and 8K winners in each of the age groups. You must register for a chip to qualify for prizes.
Registration opens January 6, 2014.
Registration fees (same as 2013) & deadlines:
- Fees through March 12: 5K Walk or run with no chip = $15. 8K Walk or Run with chip & 5K Walk or Run with chip = $20. Register by March 12th to be guaranteed a t-shirt.
Registration closes at noon on March 25, and will reopen on March 27 at 4pm.
- Fees March 13 - 25 (noon): 5K Walk or run with no chip = $20. 8K Walk or Run with chip & 5K Walk or Run with chip = $25.
Register by March 12, 2014 to save money and be guaranteed a t-shirt.
You can register at packet pick up on Thursday (3/27/14) or Friday (3/28/14) or on race day (3/29/14). Packets can be picked up at the MI2020 office on March 27 (4pm - 8pm) or on March 28 (11 am - 3pm). The MI2020 office is located at 4124B Hwy 17 Business (across from Crazy Sister Marina). Packets can also be picked up on race day (6:45 am - 7:45 am) at Morse Park Landing.
Proceeds from the Race benefit Murrells Inlet 2020. Call 843-357-2007 for more information or if you are interested in being a race sponsor or volunteer.
You will also be able to register at Active.com starting January 1, 2014 (participant pays Active fee).
- Fees March 27 - 29: 5K Walk or run with no chip = $25. 8K Walk & Run with chip, & 5K Walk or Run with chip = $30.
Sunday, April 6 2014 .. 9:45 am - 3:00 pm
23rd Annual Spring Tide - A Day for the Inlet
Twenty-three years and going strong, Spring Tide is South Carolina’s biggest and longest-running one-day community clean-up. Join in to clean up the creek and streets of Murrells Inlet. The day begins with an invocation at 9:45 am at Morse Park Landing (next to the Hot Fish Club) in Murrells Inlet. Volunteers can check in at the Hot Fish Club to receive street assignments for clean-up. Workers head out at 10:00 am to start picking up the trash. Everyone is invited back to the Hot Fish Club at 1:00 pm for the "Best Damn Chowder Cook-off" and light-hearted festivities and live music to celebrate our hard work. Over fifteen restaurant chowders will be available and the chowder is free to all our workers. Bring your boats, boots, bug spray, glove and your love of the Inlet. It's a go -- Rain or Shine. Dress appropriately. Call 843-357-2007 for more information.
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