May Is Military Appreciation Days in Myrtle Beach!

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May is one of the most beautiful times of the year in Myrtle Beach. The weather is gorgeous and perfectly conducive to spending the days out on the beach, walking around the many outside shopping centers or having a picnic in the park. May is also a month long celebration of the military in Myrtle Beach. Military Appreciation Days in Myrtle Beach run the whole month and there are plenty of great events going on in support of the military. Stay at amazing Myrtle Beach resorts with water parks and make sure to catch some of the festivities going on during the month.

May isn’t just for Memorial Day; in Myrtle Beach it’s a full-blown celebration of the military. Several great attractions and restaurants give discounts during the month and Memorial Day weekend features a host of military themed events. Come down during Military appreciation days and get a discount at Medieval Times, Islamorada Fish Company, Planet Hollywood, Myrtle Beach Family Golf, Myrtle Beach zipline Adventures, Wild Water and Wheels and more. The whole family will enjoy checking out these great attractions and restaurants.

While you are down for Military Appreciation Days, check out these great events going on over Memorial Day Weekend:

  • Memorial Day Parade– Being held on Saturday, May 25th starting at 10:30 a.m. the parade will be from 27th avenue north to 9th avenue north.
  • Veteran’s Beard & “Stache Beach Bash– Start growing your facial hair for this fun competition. There are seven different categories and even include a ladies category. This event is being held on May 25th from 12-2 p.m.
  • 5k Walk/Run – Have a fun walk/run up Ocean Boulevard and the boardwalk by the beach. The race is free for veterans and active duty and is $20 for everyone else

There will be plenty of other greats events going on during Memorial Day weekend and Military Appreciation Days. Make sure to come down for a fun vacation and stay with Springmaid Beach Resort, one of the best places to stay in Myrtle Beach!