How to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Myrtle Beach

Whether you're Irish or not, there are plenty of ways to get lucky in honor of St. Patrick's Day in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. If you're looking for a way to celebrate, here are five ways to get your green on this year.

Watch North Myrtle Beach's 28th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade
On Saturday, March 12, 2016, the city of North Myrtle Beach hosts their annual parade and festival on Main Street. Over 30,000 visitors will enjoy Irish music, food, drinks and over 150 vendors. Admission and parking are free; the parade begins at 9 a.m. and the festival runs between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Eat Corned Beef at Flynn's Irish Tavern
This restaurant and tavern in North Myrtle Beach showcase full Irish flair. Filled with antiques and a menu full of Ireland's favorite dishes, it's a great spot for feeling the luck of the Irish any day of the week.

Get Festive at the 7th Annual Irish Fest
Taking place on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Valor Park in Market Common from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., this family-friendly event offers festival goers a selection of Irish beers, food, live entertainment, and kid's activities including inflatables and face painting.

Sip on a Guinness at Molly Darcy's Irish Pub & Restaurant
Sit back, sip on a Guinness and listen to the waves roll in from the patio of this oceanfront bar and grill. Along with live music, this pub offers a menu full of Irish and American dishes seven days a week.

Get Lucky at the 'Luck of the Marshwalk'
On Thursday, March 17, 2016, at 5 p.m. enjoy the luck of the Irish at the annual Luck of the Marshwalk event in Murrells Inlet. Along with a costume contest, there will be prizes, games, and food and drink specials at participating restaurants on the Marshwalk.

Rebecca S. Robertson is a freelance writer and co-owner of Design & Word in Myrtle Beach, SC. Along with a love of writing, she adores reading, traveling, cooking, and shopping.

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