The holidays are closing in fast, and soon beautiful South Carolina will be covered in a blanket of snow and ice. In Myrtle Beach, you can spend the holidays enjoying the best country music entertainment in the Carolinas at the Carolina Opry, where live country music, exciting dance numbers, and fun old-fashioned musical entertainment can always be found. Award-winning Calvin Gilmore is turning Myrtle Beach into a country music capital with this constantly updated show, featuring some of the hottest entertainers of today. Explore the beautiful two-story marble lobby and the 2,200-seat theater, then enjoy live country music, dance numbers, and old-fashioned musical entertainment.
But the Carolina Opry only gets better during the holidays! The Opry transforms into the Christmas Show of the South, the most eagerly awaited production in the area! With 35 talented vocalists, musicians, and dancers, the Carolina Opry Christmas Special is a sight to see, complete with real snow, horse-drawn sleighs, and award-winning costuming and special effects. The holiday decorations are just as appealing as the show itself – for the production, the theater is transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with 75 wreaths, over 5 miles of tree lighting wire, countless ornaments, and of course, over 35 Christmas trees, including a 30-foot lobby tree with 25,000 lights! Enjoy this inspiring s how, including the finale featuring a performance of “He’s Alive,” an emotional and soul-stirring number that remembers the true reason for the holiday.