October is upon us and the means cooler temperatures, disappearing crowds, and an exciting slew of seasonal events, including an impressive lineup of Halloween Events. From the slightly spooky to the downright terrifying, there are plenty of Halloween events in the area appropriate for ghosts and goblins of all ages. Check out a few of the Halloween events near Beach Cove Resort and pencil a few in during your fall beach getaway:
Nightmare Haunted House – All Month Long
This downtown Myrtle Beach attraction is best suited for guests who aren’t afraid to let out a scream... or two... or three. The weathered walls of this seemingly innocent mansion house all of your worst nightmares. Pigboy, Meathead, Buddyman, and Giggles are just a few of the not-so friendly faces that you can anticipate running from; they will be lurking in every nook and cranny and around every twist and turn. Will you make it out alive? This terrifying maze is only $10 / adults and $7 for children under 12. Call (843) 626-0022 for more information.
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde – October 16th – Nov.9th
Gather your group and head to Atlantic Stage Theatre to enjoy the spooky live rendition of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. This over 100 year old tale tells the story of a man who takes a potion which turns him into a perfectly mild-mannered individual into a murderous maniac. What could be a better story to kick start your Halloween adventures? Atlantic Stage Theatre is located off 79th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. Ticket prices range from $12.50 to $27.50 and can be purchased in advance or the night of. Call (877) 287-8587 for more information.
Howl-O-Scream – October 25th
Who says you have to miss out on the age old tradition of trick-or-treating just because you are enjoying a getaway at the beach? If you are looking for a great local spot to enjoy a few spooks and sweet treats, head to the North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex to participate in the first annual “Howl-O-Scream”. For one night only, this scenic outdoor venue is transformed into a family friendly haven. Guests can look forward to hayrides, pumpkin painting, s’mores roasting, games and contests, trick-or-treating, and much more. This event is free to attend and takes place from 5om – 8pm. Call (843) 280-5570 for more information.
Halloween Party at Castano’s Steakhouse – October 31st
Dust off those costumes and dress to impress for the 2nd Annual Halloween Party at Castano’s Italian Steakhouse. This popular restaurant is conveniently located right up the road from Beach Cove Resort at Barefoot Landing and is a hot spot for visitors and locals alike. This year’s Halloween party will feature live entertainment, themed appetizers and drink specials (like the screwed up screwdriver), games, costume contests with prizes, and much more. This event is free to attend and the party starts at 4pm. Call (843) 361-2000 for more information.