June 9

How about a little shopping in Myrtle Beach

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How about a little shopping?

Okay, now you’ve checked into your favorite  Oceanfront Vacation Rentals, property.

The Grand Strand is dotted with retail centers, shopping malls and outlet shops, as well as mega-complexes like Barefoot Landing and Broadway at the Beach. However, there is nowhere else with more shopping variety than the Market Common in Myrtle Beach. Set on the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base, this urban-style dining, shopping, and entertainment complex is enclosed by plenty of green space. The neighboring Valor Park has sports fields, exercise trails, and playground facilities, which are ideal for relaxing after shopping with a quick meal as the kids get to play. Otherwise, you may also enjoy a delicious meal or fine dining experience at any of the numerous resultants located at the complex.

The Market Common is a stylish addition to the already famous Myrtle Beach dining and shopping scene. Guests and residents of Myrtle quickly discover it is the perfect place where food, fun, and companionship await any member of their family or group. Here are some of the major attractions at Market Common in Myrtle Beach:

Unlike other shopping facilities in Myrtle Beach, the Market Common is distinctively different. The Market Common is an outdoor shopping setting with beautiful, landscaped sidewalks that act as pathways to a variety of stores and restaurants. This retail complex is perfect for anyone looking for retail therapy. The variety of shops appeals to lovers of ice cream, candy, jewelry, clothing, gifts and more.

Anthropologie is a shop that not only offers a range of hip and casual women’s apparel, but the shop also sells unique home decor as well. Vases, coasters, floor lamps, decorative pillows, and pictures frames are all available. Other national brands customers will find and recognize easily at the Market Common include Bath & Body Works, Fossil, Sunglass Hut, Barnes & Noble and the Banana Republic.


Of course, there is also a great combination of restaurants, including The Brass Tap, Nacho Hippo, and P.F. Changs. No matter which style of cuisine you love, the Market Common has it all. From American, Asian and Italian like Travinia Italian Kitchen, Travinia is quite upscale, but they serve delicious meals at reasonable prices.

Free Festivals and Events:

Although it is a magnificent shopping center, the Market Common in Myrtle Beach, SC is also a popular destination for food festivities, other culinary celebrations, and social events. Annual celebrations usually feature oysters and wine, as well as the annual Oktoberfest.

The Yearly Souper Supper is a charity event for the Myrtle Beach branch of the American Culinary Federation that is aimed at supporting culinary students from Horry Georgetown Technical College. During this event, local and foreign chefs come together and prepare a variety of exotic soups.

Also, various festivals give the community a great opportunity to showcase the gift of local fruits and vegetables, including watermelons, okra, squash, green onions, beans, and peaches.

Residents and visitors to the shopping complex are able to enjoy a variety of festivals tied to the nature of each season. The year-round opportunities and possibilities are perfect for visitors to the Market Common.


Catch your favorite movie every day Friday evening at the Valor Park while relaxing under the stars. On Thursday evenings, you can get a chance to dance to the tune of live bands as you watch live music performances at Valor Park.

Parks and Recreation

The Grand 14 is a crucial part of the attractions at the Market Common. Many people consider this cinema to be one of the finest on the Grand Strand. The seats are not only comfortable, but they also have recliners that serve as rocking chairs. The pristine, architectural design of the Valor Park features green grass, secluded walkways, wooded benches, and potted flowers. People enjoy relaxing at Valor Park, particularly from June to September, when the Market Common plays host to the Movies Under the Stars, an occasion that enables many families to watch free movies each Friday evening.

The Market Common offers so many exciting things to do; that you could spend each day of your Myrtle Beach vacation there and still find more to do when you come back.

After your busy day of shopping and fun it’s time to head back to get a little rest, after all isn’t that what you love about the variety of beautiful resorts by Oceanfront Vacation Rentals? Now sit back, relax and enjoy one of the many views like South Wind Penthouse 3 or Eagles Nest,  an 8-bedroom ocean front house.

During your stay with Oceanfront Vacation Rentals, why not visit one of the many excellent golf courses in the Myrtle Beach area? Many of these courses are available to the public at affordable rates. In fact, Myrtle Beach, SC is often referred to as the Golf Capital of the US, with over 100 golf courses, pleasant weather and, unspoiled, natural environment contributing to the area’s status as one of the leading golf destinations. With a large variety of courses for every level of golfer, it’s easy to have a great time finding the right fit for you, your family and friends.

Myrtle Beach is regarded as the home of golf in the country and the Southern hospitality extends to beginners and the youngest of golfers. Anyone who likes golf can easily play golf here by availing reasonable golf packages. The Grand Strand has some of the country’s best courses, which allow golfers to play and access some of the best facilities found anywhere. Some courses in Myrtle Beach allow junior golfers to play the game for free or at discounted rates. If you are a professional golfer, you can play in golf courses that have been designed by some of the biggest names in the game and celebrated architects such as Greg Norman, Robert Trent, Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer. Take a lesson from a Golf Pro like Hugh Royer at Tidewater Golf Club in North Myrtle Beach.

Tee off on South, Central or North Myrtle Beach golf courses, which are all designed to safeguard the major attractions and the natural beauty of the area. Aesthetically attractive and technically challenging, these Myrtle Beach golf courses are popular with golfers from around the world. Many of these courses have received great awards and accolades from the leading golf publications, such as Golf Digest and Golf World. Regarding of which golf course you decide to play on, you will derive satisfaction from the courses and the attractions around it.
The white sandy beach is perfect and it attracts millions of people to the Grand Strand.

In addition to playing golf on Myrtle Beach golf courses, visitors can find fun in the wide variety of exciting activities, restaurants, night clubs, tons of Myrtle Beach family-friendly fun and excitement. The white sandy beach is perfect and continues to attract millions of people to the Grand Strand.

Eagles Nest view pool beach oceanHead out on the town and have dinner at one of the almost 1400 restaurants in the area, go to a ballgame, stroll the boardwalk or Broadway at the beach or just go back and relax at your Oceanfront Vacation Rental Southwind Penthouse 3 view of the beachproperty like Eagle’s Nest or Ocean Dunes, heck why not try them all.


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