Pirates Voyage during the Christmas season

How to Have the Best Christmas in Myrtle Beach

November 16, 2023

Can you hear the sleigh bells ringing? They’re leading you all the way to Myrtle Beach! When you’re ready to get into the Christmas spirit, plan a trip to Myrtle Beach. There are so many great holiday activities to enjoy with your friends and family, including our dinner show! We want you to have a memorable time when you visit the area for the holidays, so we’ve created a guide on how to have the best Christmas in Myrtle Beach:

1. Plan a Visit to Our Christmas Show

Joseph and Mary during live nativity scene

Of course, at the top of our list is planning a visit to our Christmas show! When you’re looking for festive family fun, there’s no better place to be this holiday season. Our pirate show is transformed into an action-packed holiday-themed pirate adventure. It’ll be a Christmas to remember at Pirates Voyage! Watch as the Crimson and Emerald crews battle for the coveted Christmas treasure, giant Christmas toys come to life and perform acrobatics above the lagoon, and a live nativity showcases the true meaning of Christmas. While you watch, you’ll get to enjoy a four-course holiday feast that’s made to satisfy the hungriest of pirates. The menu features everything from Swashbucklin’ Sugar-Cured Ham to Apple O’ Me Eye Pie. Before you leave, stop by Pirates Treasure to get the perfect Christmas gifts for any Pirates Voyage lover in your life!

2. Bring the Whole Family

Another tip for having the best Christmas in Myrtle Beach is to bring the whole family along. Everything is better when you get to share it with the ones you love, so you’re guaranteed to have a special holiday trip when you visit with your family. In fact, with its variety of activities, Myrtle Beach is a great place for groups to visit. No family is too big to enjoy all that Myrtle Beach has to offer during the holiday season. We also offer special group pricing at our dinner show for groups with 20 people or more! Family members of all ages will fall in love with our Christmas show and all the rest that Myrtle Beach has to offer during the Christmas season.

3. Go Holiday Shopping

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Still searching for the perfect gifts for your loved ones? You can find everything in Myrtle Beach! The city is home to countless shops with various items that make holiday shopping a breeze. Barefoot Landing is a popular place to go shopping, with more than 50 shops ranging from high-end brands to local gifts. You can also head to Broadway at the Beach, which is a 350-acre outdoor shopping center and entertainment complex that has gorgeous holiday decorations. The options for holiday gifts are endless in Myrtle Beach.

4. See the Holiday Lights

Of course, your Christmas in Myrtle Beach wouldn’t be complete without taking in some of the beautiful Christmas lights and decorations. From drive-thru light shows to holiday festivals, you’ll be surrounded by holiday fun and twinkling lights. We recommend getting some hot chocolate and going for a drive or walk through the area to see all the beautiful lights. There are also some holiday events that feature gorgeous light displays, like The Great Christmas Light Show and Night of a Thousand Candles. You can’t go wrong with any activity you choose to view the lights.

Now that you know how to have a special Christmas in Myrtle Beach, we bet you’re eager to start planning your trip. Take a look at our Christmas show schedule and visit Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show!

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