Things to do in May in Myrtle Beach
There is so much going on in Myrtle Beach this month! If you aren’t planning a visit yet, you should! Beat the summer crowds and take your summer vacation at hotel BLUE early.
If you are visiting Myrtle Beach in May, you may want to check out some of the following events:
Comedy Shows: There are a variety of comedy shows taking place this month including Basile at the Comedy Cabana from May 1 to May 4; Carolina Improv: Whose Night Out Is It Anyway? on May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 at the Uptown Theater; Carolina Improv: Whose Beach Is It Anyways? on May 4, 11 and 18; Willie Barcena at the Comedy Cabana May 7 to 11; and Four Letter Word by Carolina Improv May 3 and 17.
Concerts: Live music fills the air throughout Myrtle Beach this month! There are many shows to check out including Fabolous and Pusha T on May 2 at the House of Blues; Oak Ridge Boys at the Alabama Theatre on May 4; The Josh Brannon Band at Plyer Park by the Boardwalk on May 4; Seether on May 4 at the HOB; LoCash Cowboys at the Boathouse May 5; Band of Horses at the HOB May 5; The Austin Mowery Band at Plyer Park May 11; Sunny Ledford at the Boathouse May 12; Colt Ford at HOB on May 14; Florida Georgia Line at HOB on May 16; Jamey Johnson at HOB on May 17; Bullfrog at Plyer Park on May 18; Jackyl at HOB on May 18; Black Crowes at HOB on May 19; Dustin Lynch at the Boathouse May 19; Parmalee at the Boathouse May 26; and Scott McCreery at HOB May 26.
Festivals and Special Events: Festivals are always a fun way to spend the day in Myrtle Beach. Consider checking out the following: Italian Festival at Barefoot Landing from May 3 to 5; The Rivertown Music and Arts Festival in Conway on May 4; Burrofest (to celebrate Cinco de Mayo) at Burro Loco on May 5; Myrtle Beach Bike Week May 10 to 19 including Throttle Fest at the HOB May 14 to 18; North Myrtle Beach Mayfest on Main on May 11; Back to Summer Car and Truck Show at Broadway at the Beach on May 11; Beach Blast Christian Music Fest May 18 at Downtown Myrtle Beach; XCON World VI at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center May 17 to 19; Blue Crab Festival in Little River May 18 to 19; Atlantic City Bike Rally May 24 to 25; and Broadway at the Beach Fireworks May 28. Plus, weather-permitting, Therapy Oceanfront Pool Party will begin on May 12 and run every Sunday this summer at our very own swim-up pool bar!
Check out our events calendar for a full list of Myrtle Beach events!