Browsing Month March, 2011

Family Kingdom Amusement Park & Water Park

By at March 30, 2011 | 11:35 AM | 0 Comment

There's just a special place in the hearts of families everywhere for that old-time, warm, friendly amusement park by the sea. Family Kingdom features more than 30 rides including athrilling wooden roller coaster. Splash down on our Log Flume, freefall 110 feet in ourSlingshot Drop Zone, bounce a bit on our bumper cars or hit the Go-Kart tracks. And don't forget,

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Amusements and Attractions

Brookgreen Gardens

By at March 30, 2011 | 11:26 AM | 0 Comment

In 1931, Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington founded Brookgreen Gardens, a non-profit 501(c)(3) garden museum, to preserve the native flora and fauna and display objects of art within that natural setting. Today, Brookgreen Gardens is a National Historic Landmark with the most significant collection of figurative sculpture in an outdoor setting by American artists in the

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NASCAR Speedpark

By at March 30, 2011 | 11:10 AM | 0 Comment

The NASCAR SpeedPark has 26 acres of fun. It includes eight racing tracks, 36 holes of miniature golf, the SpeedDome arcade, a rock climbing wall, simulators, a store and dining. The tracks have fun names such as The Qualifier, The Intimidator and Thunder Road and each one gives you the feel of real racing. The most difficult, the Competitor, lets drivers race half-scale

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Amusements and Attractions , Sports

Myrtle Beach International Airport

By at March 30, 2011 | 11:02 AM | 0 Comment

Information about Myrtle Beach International Airport The Myrtle Beach International Airport is a full-service facility that serves as the gateway to the Grand Strand. Airport staff is committed to providing a clean, safe, and passenger-friendly facility that is capable of meeting current travel needs, while aggressively planning for the future aviation requirements of

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Travel

Ripken Baseball

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:56 AM | 0 Comment

Ripken Baseball is a sales and marketing company based in Baltimore, MD that represents all business and philanthropic efforts of Cal Ripken, Jr. and Bill Ripken. Established in 2001, the mission of Ripken Baseball is to grow the game of baseball worldwide "The Ripken Way." Ripken Baseball was formerly known as The Tufton Group that was in operation from 1991-2000. It

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Sports

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Pro

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:49 AM | 0 Comment

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are a minor league baseball team in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. They are a Class A Advanced team in the Carolina League and the franchise is currently the farm team of the Texas Rangers. From their inaugural season until 2010, the Pelicans were an affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. The Pelicans play home games at BB&T Coastal Field, which

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Sports

Myrtle Beach Sling Shot

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:34 AM | 0 Comment

The Slingshot, our signature ride. For only $27 plus tax, you can enjoy a smooth, unique, and exhilarating ride like no other. The Slingshot sends riders more than 300 feet into the air at speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. Two people can fit in the open compartment at a time, and we guarantee that there are no lasting side effects to this ride—only spectacular

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IMAX

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:27 AM | 0 Comment

This state-of-the-art entertainment center features a gigantic screen, with unique stadium seating and 12,000-watt digital surround sound that gives you the illusion you are part of the action. A gift shop and cafe are on site.  The 400-seat IMAX 3D Theatre at Broadway at the Beach is the first theater along the Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to show

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Amusements and Attractions , Movies

WonderWorks

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:19 AM | 0 Comment

Broadway at the Beach WonderWorks will be making Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, SC its 4th home. 50,000 square feet in size and 97 feet in height, Wonderworks will be situated at the site of the former Crab House Restaurant. WonderWorks will have a dramatic exterior and be classically-designed with the appearance of landing

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Ripley’s Aquarium

By at March 30, 2011 | 10:13 AM | 0 Comment

Ripley’s® Aquarium in Myrtle Beach South Carolina is located in Broadway-at-the-Beach, an entertainment and dining complex that features restaurants, rides, shops and the 85,000 square foot Ripley’s Aquarium. Hours of Operation Open Daily - Sunday – Thursday 9am-8pm, Friday- Saturday 9am-9pm Open 365 Days a

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