Blue Box   Military Appreciation Days Parade 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 27, on Farrow Parkway at The Market Common...  The big parade returns to Howard Avenue and Farrow Parkway on the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base at The Market Common.  Following the parade, everyone's invited to enjoy the Family Picnic at Valor Memorial Garden.  National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos is our Grand Marshal.

Blue Box   Family Picnic, exhibits, live music and more Join us for the Big Family Picnic, complete with activities, military exhibits and live music, from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 27, at Valor Memorial Garden in The Market Common. The picnic is freeMeet Grand Marshal Alek Skarlatos and hear the Andrew Thielen Big Band live on stage at the picnic, immediately after the parade!

Blue Box   Military Appreciation Dinner/Dance 6:00 p.m., Thursday, May 25...  This event at the Myrtle Beach Sheraton Hotel promises good food, good music and good company!  Social hour begins at 6:00 p.m., with dinner at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets are $30/person. 


Get dinner/dance tickets at City Hall (843-918-1008) or from many of the military organizations, especially the Vietnam Veterans of America. 

Blue Box   Veterans March 9:00 a.m., Monday, May 29...  In honor of Memorial Day and in concert with the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, a Veterans March on Ocean Boulevard will travel from 16th Ave. N. to Ninth Ave. N.   

Blue Box   Memorial Day Ceremony Everyone is invited... This annual event is sponsored by the Military Appreciation Committee and the City of Myrtle Beach at 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 29, on the Plaza at the Convention Center. 

Blue Box   MOAA Golf Tournament The Military Officers Association of America Grand Strand Chapter is sponsoring a golf tournament on Thursday, May 25... The tournament supports college scholarships, injured military personnel visits and other veterans' outreach programs.  


P. O. Box 2468

Myrtle Beach, SC  29578






Military Appreciation Days

May 1 - 31, 2017     Myrtle Beach, SC


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Activities and Events

  • Horry County JROTC Drill Meet 9:00 a.m., Saturday, May 6, Pelicans Stadium

  • Military Family Members Event (Blue Star Mothers) 12:00 p.m., Saturday, May 6, Picnic Area, Pelicans Stadium

  • Military Appreciation Dinner Dance 6:00 p.m., Thursday, May 25, Ballroom, Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel (Call City Hall at 843-918-1008 for tickets to the dance!  $30 per person.)

  • Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball Game honoring military veterans 7:05 p.m. (gates open at 5:00 p.m.), Saturday, May 13, TicketReturn.Com Field

  • M.O.A.A. Grand Strand Golf Tournament 12:00 p.m. registration and lunch; 2:00 p.m. shotgun start Thursday, May 25, Heritage Golf Course

  • Military Appreciation Days Parade � 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 27, Farrow Parkway, The Market Common

  • Family Picnic, Alek Skarlatos, Music, Exhibits and more 12:00 p.m., Saturday, May 27, Valor Memorial Garden, The Market Common

  • Memorial Day Veterans March, Ocean Boulevard 9:00 a.m. Monday, May 29, Ocean Boulevard, from 16th Avenue North to Ninth Avenue North

  • Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony 11:00 a.m., Monday May 29, Plaza, Myrtle Beach Convention Center

  • Memorial Day Tribute Film 2:00 p.m., Monday May 29, Grand 14 Cinemas, The Market Common 

Partners and Other Links

For more about the Myrtle Beach area's 2017 Military Appreciation Days, call 843-918-1014 or send us an e-mail.

2017 Military Appreciation Days

are sponsored by the City of Myrtle Beach, PGBA, LLC

and the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. 

We hope you enjoy your visit! 




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