Countdown by the Coast: New Year's Eve Parties in Myrtle Beach

Head to Myrtle Beach for New Year’s Eve to watch the ball drop at an indulgent year-end party with live music, a champagne toast, and dancing. Revelers love the accommodations at The Strand Resort, where your room, suite, or condo puts you within reach of any party you want to attend; start making plans for your getaway today using our convenient list of NYE celebrations in Myrtle Beach:

Strauss on the Strand NYE Concert

Add the Strauss on the Strand daytime celebration to your NYE plans to kick off your New Year early. The Long Bay Chamber Orchestra presents its year-end performance at the First Presbyterian Church of Myrtle Beach at 2:30 p.m. on December 31st. Enjoy a classic Viennese musical experience with waltzes, polkas, and other upbeat tunes. The church is 1.8 miles inland from The Strand. Tickets cost $30 and are available online.

Comedy Cabana New Year’s Eve Extravaganza

This New Year’s Eve comedy show features Derek Richards and Sal DeMillo, regulars in the Vegas comedy scene who are known nationwide. Select from two show times—7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. All ticket packages include reserved seats, a commemorative photo of the comics, and a gift certificate for a return visit; the late show also includes party favors and champagne. Reserve your seats early to get the best pricing. The Comedy Cabana is 6.5 miles from The Strand.

Sparkler Happy New Year 2024 with fireworks

Banditos Cantina NYE Celebration

Live music and food are highlights at this New Year’s Eve event in Myrtle Beach. Banditos Cantina traditionally serves a buffet of hot and cold appetizers and entrées and offers attendees party favors and a midnight toast. The details to ring in 2024 are yet to be announced. Call 843-712-2992 for more information. Banditos Cantina is less than 1 mile from The Strand, just a 20-minute walk or a 4-minute drive.

Tin Roof NYE Party

The Tin Roof’s New Year’s festivities include a live band plus a DJ, a complimentary toast at midnight, and party favors. This 21+ event is a favorite for partygoers looking for a wild time. Tin Roof Myrtle Beach is just 1 mile from The Strand, an easy walk along Ocean Boulevard. Stay tuned to learn this year’s theme and be the first to get tickets to the NYE party of the year. 

Local on the Water NYE Menu and Music

Toast to the New Year on the waterfront at Local on the Water in North Myrtle Beach. The evening includes a special prix-fixe menu plus a champagne toast. The band is yet to be announced, but this local hotspot is known for hosting fantastic performers. Local on the Water is situated less than 20 miles from The Strand on the scenic Intracoastal Waterway. Call 843-281-0643 for more information.

3-Day NYE Party at 3001 Nightlife

This popular nightclub in Myrtle Beach is hosting NYE parties all weekend long. The 3001 Nightlife establishment includes three clubs in one building, so you can choose which party scene you prefer. The doors open at 8 p.m. each night from December 29th to the 31st. Enjoy a ball drop at midnight, a free champagne toast, and party favors. Each evening brings a different entertainment lineup. The three-day advance pass costs $35; tickets at the door are $45 per person per night.

Barefoot Queen New Year Dinner Cruise

Enjoy a romantic ride and dinner on the Intracoastal Waterway this New Year’s Eve. The Barefoot Queen’s event cruise departs at 5 p.m. from the Barefoot Marina, about 12 miles from The Strand Resort. The meal includes a salad, two meat entrée options, seasonal vegetables and a side, plus dessert. Select beers, wines, and cocktails are available for purchase. The two-hour ride ends at Barefoot Landing, where guests may stay on board to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks show. Cruise tickets start at $64.99 per person.

21 Main New Year’s Party

Dine and dance the night away at 21 Main’s New Year’s Eve celebration. Located 10 miles from The Strand Resort, 21 Main Restaurant is one of the best in North Myrtle Beach. Reservations cost $175 per person and include a full dinner of shrimp cocktail, Caesar salad, lobster tail and filet mignon surf and turf, plus a dessert. Enjoy music by The Special Blend Experience, plus hors d’oeuvres service, a premium bar, and a champagne toast. Attendees can also take breakfast to-go to start the New Year off right. Call 843-282-7100 to reserve your spot at this celebration in the ballroom at 21 Main.

Young happy people looking at sparklers in their hands

Southern Times Square NYE at Market Common

This New Year’s event takes place at The Market Common, a shopping complex about six miles from The Strand Resort. Previous celebrations have featured a ball drop, live music, food vendors, and a beer and wine garden. Admission is offered with qualifying purchases at Market Common stores. Stay tuned to the Market Common events calendar for this year’s details and the entertainment schedule.

NYE Fireworks Shows in Myrtle Beach

Start off 2024 with a bang at the free fireworks shows in Myrtle Beach. Make a date out of either event by dining beforehand or heading out to hear live music afterward. Both of these venues feature professional displays along the water that are worth catching while you’re in town.

  • See the Barefoot Landing fireworks show at 7 p.m. on December 31st | 10 miles from The Strand
  • Catch the Broadway at the Beach fireworks extravaganza at 8 p.m. on December 31st | 1 mile from The Strand
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Ring in the New Year in Myrtle Beach!

Book your stay at The Strand Resort in Myrtle Beach to start the New Year right. Begin celebrating at check-in, enjoying the impressive amenities at this resort. Relax watching the waves from your private balcony, soak in the oceanfront whirlpool, or unwind with a cocktail at the modern on-site lounge and bar. Your New Year’s beach vacation awaits at The Strand Myrtle Beach!

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