Memorial Day topic page

9:41 am on Wednesday September 24, 2014

Myrtle Beach raises taxes to pay for Memorial Day weekend security

The Myrtle Beach City Council is raising (property) taxes to help pay for increased security and safety during Memorial Day Weekend 2015...amounts to $8 per year on a $100,000 home.
9:40 am on Monday June 30, 2014

SC state budget authorizes $5 million for increased Bikefest security

Roughly $5 million in state tax money could be available to beef up law enforcement during next year’s Atlantic Beach Bikefest. The money, included in the state budget that takes effect Tuesday, is in response to violence during this year’s Bikefest...
9:15 am on Friday June 20, 2014

Chamber considers curfew, social media campaign for Bikefest 2015

via WMBF News "Dean says the Chamber noticed Bikefest was promoted a certain way on Facebook. Some posts encouraged people to come to Myrtle Beach and do whatever they want. Dean feels this goes against what the Chamber works hard to do daily. They...
8:11 am on Tuesday June 3, 2014

Atlantic Beach stands by Bikefest

The Atlantic Beach Town Council Meeting introduced another side to the Bikefest argument Monday night. Mayor Jake Evans says they want to keep it. Bikefest was not on the Agenda, but the people of Atlantic Beach voiced their thoughts on the event...
3:58 pm on Monday May 26, 2014

Facebook page against BikeFest springs up overnight, over 9K 'likes'

The Facebook page "Myrtle Beach Against BikeFest" was created less than 24 hours ago and already has nearly 10,000 likes. The page is a reaction to the tragic events that transpired over the past three days. The page creators have also set up a...
5:58 am on Wednesday May 21, 2014

Beaufort’s Memorial Day Parade is Monday

Beaufort’s annual Memorial Day Parade is set for Monday, May 26, at 10 a.m. followed by the traditional ceremony at Beaufort National Cemetery at noon.
5:50 am on Sunday May 26, 2013

Memorial Day is coming, along with annual Memorial Day Parade, ceremony

Memorial Day is coming and so is Beaufort's annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27, at 10 a.m., followed by a ceremony at Beaufort National Cemetery at noon.
12:37 pm on Saturday May 25, 2013

Memorial Day weekend fun at The Alley

This weekend through Memorial Day Monday, The Alley is offering up special events.
12:48 pm on Monday May 20, 2013

Freshfields Village Memorial Day Weekend Concert Series

Kick off the summer season and celebrate warm weather at Freshfields Village with three nights of live music at the Memorial Day Weekend Concert Series from Friday, May 24 to Sunday, May 26. The free outdoor event will be held nightly from 6 to 9 p....
6:08 am on Thursday May 24, 2012

Memorial Day weekend events in the #MYR

photo by flickr user eddiecoyote We're on the cusp of a three-day weekend, celebrating the men and women who fought for our freedom and paid the ultimate price.  It's time to pay homage and enjoy the official start to the Grand Strand's tourist...