Springtime Events Around Pawleys Island

March 2nd, 2020 by


Explore the Pawleys Island area this spring and discover all the fun events waiting for you. Full of great charity events, family fun, food and entertainment! Starting off strong this weekend with great events like the 8th Annual Chili Cook-Off and the free admission Mardi Gras Festival By The Sea, on March 7th and 8th! At Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan, we’re proud of our community’s participation in events like 2020 Make-A-Wish Chili Cook Off, that all proceeds benefiting a Local Child through Make-A-Wish Foundation South Carolina! 

Looking to try something different in April, events like Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam and Coastal Highland Games are something to get excited about! While May brings offers the best foodie experiences for the whole family; like the 39th Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival and Charleston Greek Festival! Learn more about each event below, including what, where, when and how much.


8th Annual Chili Cook-Off, Midway Professional Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 3617 & Island Bar & Grill in Pawleys Island has Teamed Up Once Again for the 2020 Make-A-Wish Chili Cook Off! All proceeds benefiting a Local Child through Make-A-Wish Foundation South Carolina.

  • When: Sunday, March 8th, 2020
    • 1 p.m. – 5 PM
  • Location: Island Bar and Grill Pawleys Island!
  • Price: Starts at $50.00


Mardi Gras Festival By The Sea, celebrate the Oak Island way with Parades, Costume Contests, Food Truck Rodeo, Mardi Market, Coastal Carnival, Car Show, Live Concert, & more! Dogs Welcome!

  • When: Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 
    • 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 
  • Location: Middleton Park Oak Island, NC 28465
  • Price: Free


Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam, the 3rd Annual Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam takes place just one block from the ocean on April 30th – May 2nd, 2020! This 3-day festival will be even bigger and better this year, featuring the following: Charity Raffle benefiting the Special Operations Wounded Warriors with over $25,000 in prizes, the Proving Grounds Off-Road Obstacle Course, Sunrise Beach Crawls, 90+ Vendors and more!

  • When: Thu, Apr 30 to Sat, May 2, 2020
    • 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM 
  • Location: Former Myrtle Square Mall Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Price: Starts at $65.00


The 2nd Annual Coastal Highland Games, celebrate Tartan Culture the Myrtle Beach Way! A Celtic Celebration with Something for Everyone! Southeastern Highland Athletic Group (S.H.A.G.) Competition Dozens of Clans representing their heritage from around the region! Featuring Authentic Celtic Cuisine, Music & Dancing, Vendors, Food Trucks & Beer, Border Collie Demonstrations, Face-Painting & Petting Zoo, Friday Night Whisky Tasting, Sunday Morning Kirkin’ o’ the Tartan Church Service and more!

  • When: Saturday, April 25, 2020
    • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
  • Location:Grande Dunes Marina Park Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
  • Price: Starts at $7.00


39th Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival, located at the Historic Little River Waterfront, the World Famous Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast with many visitors planning their vacation around this landmark event. The festival features live beach music, a kids zone, and approximately 300 arts and crafts, specialty food, and business expo vendors.

  • When: May 16th and 17th, 2020.
    • 9 AM until 5 PM
  • Location: Historic Little River Waterfront
  • Price: $5/person at the gate


Charleston Greek Festival, a celebration of fun and Greek culture! Attendees can enjoy Greek food, wine, live music, and dancing. Let the unique flavors of Greece thrill your senses with our huge selection of authentic Greek food and drink. Be sure to come to this year’s festival ready to eat. From delicate pastries, authentic gyros, filling dinners, and Greek coffee, beer, and wine, our food selection will please every palate!

  • When: May 8th thru 10th
    • Fri, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Sat, 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Sun, 12:00 PM – 6:00
  • Location: Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, Charleston, SC
  • Price: $0 – $5


If you’re looking for new wheels to get you around this spring, come by Coastal Chevrolet Cadillac Nissan. It’s our mission to provide everyone with the best experience that they have ever had at a dealership. Coastal is a third-generation family owned dealership that’s been serving the communities of Murrells Inlet, Georgetown, Pawleys Island, Myrtle Beach, Conway, and Surfside Beach for nearly 40 years. All of our team members put forth our Coastal Promise by embodying our core values and mission every day, we are not just your typical car dealer.

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