School’s out and summer is here so pack up the family and head to the beach. See for yourself why Myrtle Beach has become a top vacation destination for family and friends. From water parks to amusement parks, go kart tracks to unique attractions there is so much to do and see no matter how young or old you may be!
Wild Water & Wheels
Located in Surfside Beach this park is full of things to do! Multiple water slides, a large wave pool, bumper boats, a lazy river and an adult only lounge pool are great for older kids and adults. A separate area for the little ones featuring Wally’s Lagoon, Water World and a kiddie pool will keep them entertained for hours. Other attractions include “Race Zone” (with 3 separate tracks for all ages and different levels of racing), mini golf and nostalgic carnival rides. A food court and cabana rentals are also available.
Right on Hwy 17 near Broadway at the Beach is South Carolina’s largest water park. Gigantic speed slides, tube slides, turbo twisters, three different styles of raft rides and the largest wave pool in South Carolina will keep you entertained from sun up ‘til sun down! Saturation Station (a play structure with 3 slides and a volcano waterfall bucket) and Bubble Bay (a toddler’s only leisure pool) will keep the toddlers going until they can’t go anymore! A café, snack shack, ICEE station and Trading Post are also on-site as well as private cabana rentals.
Family Kingdom Amusement Park and Splashes Water Park
This seaside amusement park located on Ocean Boulevard in the heart of Myrtle Beach, is fun for the young, old or young at heart. Reminiscent of the amusement parks of days gone by, Family Kingdom has it all; family rides, thrill rides, kiddie rides, bumper boats, go karts and arcade games. Magicians, jugglers, clowns, stilt walkers, face painters and balloon sculptors throughout the park will keep you entertained as well. Right across the street is Splashes Water Park with multiple water slides, a lazy river, kiddie pool and an arcade. How convenient is that? Two parks in one day!!
Broadway Grand Prix Family Race Park
Located across the street from Broadway at the Beach is the ultimate family attraction for a day of fast and furious fun! With seven unique tracks covering all skill levels of racing everyone can get in on a race or two. A rock climbing wall, two mini golf courses, the sky coaster, bumper cars and an arcade are also available for your entertainment. The little ones in your group will sure enjoy Kiddie Zone, featuring kiddie sized rides that include a carousel, bungee ride, tooter train, tot rods and a kiddie speedway. Grand Prix Café and a snack shack serve beverages, food and refreshments.
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
This 1.2-mile boardwalk in downtown Myrtle Beach is home to numerous shops, restaurants, rides and attractions. Here you can stroll along at your own pace enjoying everything this boardwalk has to offer. Four of the five Ripley’s attractions in Myrtle Beach are located right here. Step back in time at the Fun Plaza or Gay Dolphin arcades and experience the classic games from years ago. The SkyWheel is one of the most favorite attractions on the boardwalk, offering beautiful views of the coast, day or night, from 187’ in the air! For the more adventurous, why not zip line @ Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures or get tossed, spun and thrown in the air on one of rides at Myrtle Beach Thrill Rides; an experience you’ll never forget!