Before you jet off to Myrtle Beach on a whim, take some time to learn a few things about it.
To help get you oriented, Myrtle Beach is located 150 miles (241 kilometers) southeast of the notable city of Charlotte.
There are around about 27,000 locals that call this part of Coastal South Carolina home.
Whiz down slides and chutes or grab a tube and frolic in the wave pool at Myrtle Waves. Kids (and kids at heart) can splash around until their fingers prune up! Seeking some more options? Reconnect with your inner child with an exciting day out at Family Kingdom Amusement Park! Fun, games and ample rides — it doesn't get any better than that! But there's more. Are you ready to step on the gas? Whether you're hoping to finish top of the podium or you're just looking for a little high-octane fun, you'll love the speedy thrills on offer at NASCAR Speedpark.