The 60th Annual Canadian-American Days Celebration (or Can-Am Days) will quickly be underway right here in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The nine-day celebration formally begins Saturday, March 14, and can proceed by way of Sunday, March 22. During that point, the Myrtle Beach space will probably be welcoming Canadian and American guests with a lineup of enjoyable occasions, live shows and extra all alongside the Grand Strand. One of the most effective issues about this celebration yearly is that many of the occasions are free and open to the general public, together with the favored live shows by the Burlington Teen Tour Band.
Like so a lot of our guests, Can-Am Days has a protracted historical past with the Myrtle Beach space. The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce launched Canada Days in the 1960s to draw Canadian households throughout their spring college break. The title was modified to Canadian-American Days in 1963, and it is thought to be the primary worldwide competition organized in South Carolina. Can-Am Days can draw as many as 100,000 Canadian guests and snowbirds to the Myrtle Beach space throughout a non-peak travel time… so it goes with out saying that we actually do love our neighbors to the north!
Here is a take a look at just some of the occasions taking place throughout Canadian-American Days this yr.
Monday, March 16 – Friday, March 20 from 8:30 a.m -10 a.m.
Continental breakfast will probably be served in the foyer of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce positioned at 1200 N. Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, 29577.
Monday, March 16 at 8:30 a.m.
Burlington Teen Tour Band will carry out on the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. The band will carry out free live shows all through the week in numerous areas. Schedule and extra particulars to return.
Tuesday, March 17 – Friday, March 20
Enjoy Historic Downtown Conway throughout Can-Am Week. Start your day on the Conway Visitor Center at 428 Main Street. Find all the knowledge you want on the Visitor Center to discover the distinctive Riverwalk, go to the Horry County Museum, experience the waters of the Waccamaw River or uncover Conway’s quaint outlets and scrumptious eateries. For extra info on any of the Conway Can-Am week actions, name the Conway Visitor Center at (843)248-1700 or go to www.ConwayAlive.com. Some actions supplied embrace:
• Live Oak Walking Tour every day at 11 a.m. The tour is one hour and $6 per individual.
• Waccamaw Outfitters provides excursions of the river every day from 10 a.m. – three p.m. River excursions go away every hour on the hour and the charge is $10 for a one hour tour.
• Conway Downtown Alive will supply a historic strolling tour of Downtown Conway every day at 1 p.m. Tours depart the Conway Visitor Center at 428 Main Street. The tour is roughly 75 minutes and the charge is $6 an individual.
• The Horry County Museum in Conway is open every day from 9 a.m. to five p.m. Admission is free.
In addition to organized actions for our Canadian guests, there are tons of offers and reductions to be discovered at each lodging and attractions. For extra information on these, test here.