Photos of the Week

Enjoy this weekly series of photos in and around Myrtle Beach, provided by the Public Information Department. 

April 20, 2018

Myrtle Beach police officers and firefighters took the field last weekend for some flag football fun with members of the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand.  It’s the fourth annual Blue Lights & Red Stripes Game, to let youngsters meet our public servants.

April 13, 2018

Chapin Park hosted Jazz in the Park on Sunday, April 8, with great music from local performers.  The weather wasn’t very Spring-like, but the crowd enjoyed the afternoon and the setting.

The Withers Swash Park trail extension is complete, between Third Avenue South and Broadway Street.  It follows one of Myrtle Beach's oldest waterways.

Congratulations to the 35th class of the Myrtle Beach Citizens Police Academy.  The 10-week course offers a behind-the-scenes look at the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

March 23, 2018

The Grand Strand Miracle League kicked off its spring baseball season on Saturday, March 17.  As you’ll see in the photos, everyone plays, everyone hits and everyone scores!

March 16, 2018

Myrtle Beach’s art museum now has a pottery studio!  Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held March 11 for the Lineta Pritchard Pottery Studio at the F.G. Burroughs-S.B. Chapin Art Museum.

March 9, 2018

Myrtle Beach again hosted the Palmetto Regional FIRST Robotics Tournament, where high school students compete with robots they built themselves, from scratch.  All 11 Horry County high schools took part.

March 2, 2018
Myrtle Beach held its annual Black History Month Banquet last Saturday at Mary C. Canty Recreation Center, and six Myrtle Beach residents or former residents were honored as “unsung heroes.” 

February 23, 2018

The Myrtle Beach Fire Department hosted a car seat installation event as a service to parents and grandparents.  Installing a car seat properly takes skill and effort, as these photos show.

February 16, 2018

The trailhead at Thunderbolt Park near The Market Common will be complete by June.  It features an outdoor classroom and overlooks the lake. 

February 9, 2018
Myrtle Beach residents enjoyed meeting city staff and learning about services offered during City Day on Saturday, February 3, at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.

February 2, 2018
Informational signage was one of the last items on the list for Myrtle Beach’s bicycle and pedestrian trails through the Market Common area, but Nick Golden solved that issue with his Eagle Scout project.  

January 26, 2018
Volleyball was the game in Myrtle Beach during the Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday weekend, as hundreds of teams from the Southeast filled both the Myrtle Beach Sports Center and the Convention Center.

January 19, 2018
A sunny day provided perfect weather for the annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Parade on Ocean Boulevard, Monday, January 15.

January 12, 2018
Myrtle Beach officially welcomed its new mayor and City Council during oath of office ceremonies Tuesday, January 8, at the Ted C. Collins Law Enforcement Center. 

January 5, 2018
Myrtle Beach residents and visitors braved unseasonably cold weather to ring in the New Year at The Market Common's Southern Times Square on Sunday, December 31.