South Myrtle Beach Activities
With its miles upon miles of gorgeous beaches, hundreds of premier golf courses, and many fine shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, it's no surprise that Myrtle Beach is a popular vacation destination. While you are visiting Myrtle Beach, head to the South Myrtle Beach area for great hotel accommodations and some family-style fun at the many fun activities and attractions in the area.
Pavilion Nostalgia Park
The Pavilion Nostalgia Park is a fun place to spend the day. This huge theme park boasts a nostalgic ambiance that captures the spirit of theme parks from yesteryear while providing you with fun rides and all of your favorite theme park treats. Some of the many rides you can enjoy here include the Herschell-Spillman Carousel, Teacups Kiddie Ride, the Caterpillar, the Wave Swinger, and more. Some of the delicious treats you can sample at the theme park include funnel cakes, sliced cinnamon apples, corn dogs, and more. There are even carnival-style games to play as well as the famous German Baden Band Organ, which was first exhibited at the 1900 Worlds Fair.
Ripley's Believe It or Not - Marvelous Mirror Maze
Ripley's Believe It or Not has five attractions in the Myrtle Beach area, and one of the most popular of these attractions is the Marvelous Mirror Maze. This maze covers over 2,000 square feet and is sure to amaze you as you walk through a maze with floor to ceiling mirrors, dead ends, crazy circles, and more. With lighting and sound effects designed to add more confusion, this attraction takes you beyond a simple carnival-style house of mirrors to give you an amazingly fun experience unlike any other.
Ripley's Moving Theatre is also a great way to spend some time in Myrtle Beach. This is the only theater in Myrtle Beach designed to give you a multi-sensory movie experience. You will enjoy a fun, 3-D movie while you sit on comfortable, hydraulic seats that help you feel every motion in the movie. The theater also features temperature changes, odors, and other sensory effects that let you feel everything just as if you were in the movie yourself. Each movie is approximately an hour long.