Summer starts at the Myrtle Beach Sun Fun Festival, one of the largest summer vacation season kick-off parties in the country! Thousands of visitors flock to the sixty miles of beach in the area for special events, competitions, concerts, activities, games, food, and other festival fun. Some popular highlights of the Sun Fun Festival include a professional sand sculpture, special concert series, the Sun Fun Beer Garden, 'Beach Tennis USA,' the Miss Sun Fun USA Pageant, the Sun Fun Show Center featuring vendors, food, entertainment, and a special children's area, an incredible air show, and much more!
The annual Sun Fun Beach Run 5K is popular with the athletically-minded, while the annual Wendy's Sun Fun Parade features giant balloons, floats, high school bands, and more that the entire family can enjoy. A family festival area will include special contests, activities, face painting, sand castle building contests, and more, while the Kids Fair area features inflatable rides, music, contests, crafts & activities, and more. There is more than enough to fill a vacation for the entire family or your group of friends during the Sun Fun Festival in Myrtle Beach!