Myrtle Beach might be well known for being the golf capital of the world, but wait until you learn about Myrtle Beach’s Broadway At The Beach, one of the most dynamic and vibrant places in the US.
Broadway at the Beach ranks as the 3rd best boardwalk in America by The National Geographic and predicted to be the ultimate boardwalk in the near future all thanks to the upcoming renovations and world interest that it is receiving. Broadway at the Beach offers all sorts of attractions and shopping opportunities, it is the ideal place to go dining, and creating memorable moments with the family.
Below we will list the best of everything Broadway at the Beach has to offer, everything from specialty shops to the best places to dine out of the 20 restaurants available, share our top amusement and attraction opportunities to participate in, and since Myrtle Beach’s boardwalk never sleeps, we will take a look at what the exhilarating nightlife has to offer.
Best Places To shop At Broadway At The Beach
Broadway at the Beach has one of the most colorful, relaxing and pleasurable shopping centers. You will find anything from big brands to boutiques along with unique fun gift stores to keep you and the family busy and entertained.
For comfortable footwear, Crocs, Comfortably Soled, Rack Room and Birkenstock all have you covered, they have the newest styles of flips, sandals, sneakers, and boots to keep your feet comfortable and ready to enjoy the long Broadway walks and attractions at ease.
If you are looking for stylish shades to enjoy the stunning sunny sceneries of Myrtle Beach, you can visit the Designer Sunglasses shop or Sunglass Hut, they sell big designer brands such as Prada, Maui Jim’s, Oakley, Ray-Ban, and more.
Blondie’s is the shop to hit for resort wear, you can find hot, fun and funky trendy stuff, anything from jewelry to cool music oriented tees. If you feel like shopping for unique T-shirts, then we recommend heading over to Broadway T-Shirt Co. they sell pre-printed tees for adults and kids, definitely a shop to visit with the family.
Another fun shop to hit with the family is Build-A-Bear Workshop, where they allow the kids to build and dress their own stuffed Animals, then have them use a very sophisticated technology where they allow the children to bring to life the animals they’ve made through an online virtual world where they can win free virtual gifts and interact with other players. Also, another shop the little ones will thoroughly enjoy is Broadway Magic, they sell all the magic supplies you can imagine, from juggling supplies to Halloween masks, and the staff there are happy to perform some magic tricks for the kids.
They are even more shops to enjoy in Myrtle Beach’s Broadway at the Beach, in fact, way too many to list in this guide, nevertheless, you have big brand shops like Victoria’s Secret, Gifts and toys shops such as MyCup, Toys & Co, RIDEMAKERZ, Crabby Jack’s, and Crabby Jill’s. For novelty items, you have shops like Klig’s Kites, URock and the Man Cave etc.
Best Place To Eat At Broadway At The Beach
Shopping in Broadway at the Beach will have you longing for delicious food, that is exactly what the restaurants in Myrtle Beach serve. There is a wide variety of restaurants, from Southern to seafood cuisine, Italian all you can eat to Brazilian Grill Steakhouse, all ready to satisfy your hunger.
For a delicious and crispy oven pizza, we do suggest checking out Amici’s Brick Oven and Italian Bistro, they serve traditional Italian specialties such spaghetti to chicken alfredo, lasagna and clams casino. This restaurant is very popular among the visitors of Broadway at the Beach, mostly due to their mouth-watering thin crust oven melted cheese pizza.
Feel like having sushi? King Kong will satisfy your urge. This restaurant is one of a kind when it comes to Japanese cuisine; they serve everything from hibachi dishes to excellent sashimi and sushi rolls. King Kong is a great Japanese restaurant located at Lake Broadway, you have the option of either eating in or on the patio that overlooks the magnificent Lake. It also has a full bar with a fine selections of unique Japanese sake.
Things To Do At Broadway At The Beach
Shopping and dining at Broadway at the Beach can easily make your whole trip worthwhile. However in Myrtle Beach’s boardwalk, your trip is not complete without attending the rides at Pavilion Park.
Pavilion Park is broken into three different sections, the east side, central and west side, all full of different rides and attractions. The east side and central is where you can find the most challenging and extreme rides such as the Rocket, Caterpillar, Carousel, Extreme, Cliff Hanger, Speed and the Wave Swinger. The east side is where the children’s rides like the Myrtle Turtle coaster are.
For more fun and adventures, we do recommend visiting the Ripley’s Aquarium, Dragon’s Lair Fantasy Golf for a bit of mini golf. There is also an upside-down science laboratory building called WonderWorks museum. It presents more than 100 exhibits, rides for the family and all sorts of activities such as zip lines, ropes course, and more exciting ventures.
Nightlife At Broadway At The Beach
Watching the sunset at Myrtle Beach is quite astonishing, being fully content with all the shopping, dining and amazing rides and attractions. Nevertheless, this is only the beginning of the nightlife in Broadway at the Beach. This is when the whole boardwalk comes to life with its full abstract colorful LED lights and amazing fireworks over the Broadway Lake every Tuesday and Saturday.
Now you get to enjoy what Celebrity Square has to offer, from a wide variety of nightclubs to entertainment venues and bars. You can check out live music shows at Rock Cafe and dance to the biggest hits of the decades at clubs such as Malibu’s Surf, Rodeo Bar & Grill, Bar Boca, and Revolutions. View the stand-up comedy at Carolina Comedy Club. Have great frozen drinks at spots like Wet Willie’s and Fat Tuesday.
Broadway at the Beach offers way too many attractions and shopping opportunities for only one visit. It is worth visiting multiple times to fully experience all it has to offer from shopping, dining, attractions, and the nightlife.