Family Friendly Attractions in Myrtle Beach

Oceana Resorts Family Fun Guide

We have compiled a list of some of the best family friendly attractions in Myrtle Beach. This guide will help you pack MORE family fun into your stay with Oceana Resorts. The attractions below span everything from water parks, live shows, theme parks, zoos, and even national parks all along the Grand Strand. You are sure to have plenty of exciting activities to plan while you vacation in Myrtle Beach. The real question is how are you going to fit it all in?

Dinner Shows & Live Performances

The Carolina Opry & Good Vibrations

The Carolina Opry is one of the most renowned theatre attractions in Myrtle Beach. Thrilling audiences for over 28 years, this Calvin Gilmore production mixes pop, country, comedy, and dance into an unforgettable show that no family can afford to miss. Experience 3 different shows: The Carolina Opry Show, Good Vibrations, and The Carolina Opry Christmas Show.

8901 A Business 17 North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Ticketing: 843.913.4000 or 800.843.6779

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

If your family has never experienced this dinner show, you don’t know what you are missing out on! Guests at the world famous Medieval Times are taken back to an age of honor and majesty featuring awe-inspiring horsemanship and falconry, as well as an epic jousting and sword fighting tournament. Cheer on one of six knights vying for the title of “Hero of the Realm” while dining on a four course meal fit for a king.

2904 Fantasy Way, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
Phone: 866.543.9637

Alabama Theatre

Featuring their hit variety act “ONE: The Show”, The Alabama Theatre has been voted the #1 Live Entertainment Theatre by Myrtle Beach visitors and locals. Located at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach, guests can expect high-energy performances, dazzling production and costumes, and hit songs from a variety of genres. The Alabama Theatre also hosts live performances by some of the world’s most famous artists and comedians. Guests traveling in Fall and Winter can look forward to one of the most exciting live Christmas shows on the Grand Strand. You can visit their website for a full schedule of performances.

4750 Hwy 17 North, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Phone: 843.272.1111

Pirates Voyage – Dinner & Show

Pirates Voyage the most fun place to eat! See our amazing aerial acrobatic acts. Be amazed matey, as me pirates battle each other on deck, in water and in the sky above me full sized pirate ships in a 15 foot deep indoor hideaway lagoon! Landlubbers, be ye prepared for spectacular acrobatic competitions, live animals, beautiful mermaids and more. Join me crew for a delicious four course pirate feast! A Dolly Parton Company.

8901 B Business 17 North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Phone: 800.433.4401

Legends In Concert

2925 Hollywood Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.238.7827

The Palace Theatre

1420 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.626.8927

Interactive & Educational Attractions

Broadway Grand Prix

There is no speed limit at Broadway Grand Prix in Myrtle Beach! Test your skills at seven of the best go-kart tracks you will find anywhere. When you need a break from burning rubber, enjoy a large arcade featuring racing simulation games, two full 18-hole miniature golf courses, the SkyCoaster, rock climbing wall and much more. Broadway Grand Prix is sure to have thrills for all ages.

1820 21st Ave North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.839.4080


WonderWorks is absolutely one of the most unique attractions in Myrtle Beach. After a dangerous experiment gone awry, Professor Wonder’s Laboratory was carried thousands of miles from the Bermuda Triangle and crashed upside-down on a crab shack at Broadway at the Beach! Inside, guests of all ages can explore and learn with hundreds of interactive games, rides, and experiments. Enter the Anti-Gravity Chamber, move objects using only the power of your mind with Mind Ball, touch electricity at the Tesla Coil, and take on the challenge of 20 different obstacles on the 3 story tall Ropes Course and so much more!

1313 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.626.9962

Water Parks & Amusement Parks

Wild Water & Wheels

910 Highway 17, Surfside Beach, SC 29575
Phone: 843.238.3787

Myrtle Waves Water Park

Myrtle Waves Water Park, in the heart of Myrtle Beach, features 20 acres of water-soaked fun. Enjoy 7 water slides, a lazy river, racing river, wave pool, Bubble Bay, and the Saturation Station! A visit to the water park is a must for any Myrtle Beach family vacation.

3000 10th Ave North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.913.9269

Family Kingdom

300 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.626.3447

Pavilion Nostalgia Park

1171 Celebrity Square, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.918.8725

Miniature Golf

Lost Mine Miniature Golf

2601 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC
Phone: 843.213.5365

Zoos, Aquariums & State Parks

Ripley’s Aquarium

One of the most unique attractions in Myrtle Beach. Located right at the heart of the popular Broadway At The Beach shopping area, Ripley’s Aquarium is recognized as the most visited attraction in South Carolina. Adults and children of all ages will be amazed by a variety of exotic underwater creatures featuring sharks, stingrays, horseshoe crabs and many many more. Enjoy various shows and changing exhibits such as the enchanting live mermaid underwater performance.

Ripley’s Aquarium hosted activities, such as mermaid training and special aquarium sleep-overs, are available to guests at select Oceana Resorts through the Summer Kids Camp program. Don’t miss out on these, and other, fun on-site activities!

1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 888.464.7085

Dolphin Cruise Sea Thunder Tour

Myrtle Beach, SC 29566
Phone: 843.280.8400

Alligator Adventure

4604 Highway 17 South, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Phone: 843.361.0789

Brookgreen Gardens

1931 Brookgreen Gardens Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC
Phone: 843.235.6000

Waccatee Zoo

8500 Enterprise Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Phone: 843.650.8500

Huntington Beach State Park

16148 Ocean Hwy., Murrells Inlet, SC
Phone: 843.237.4440

Myrtle Beach State Park

4401 South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC
Phone: 843.238.5325


Pelicans Baseball Park

1251 21st Ave. North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: 843.918.8725