Romance at the Beach: Valentine’s Day Around the Grand Strand
As we plow through January and further into 2019, remember that it’s never too early to plan a romantic Valentine’s Day surprise for that special someone in your life! And while flowers and Olive Garden are by no means a bad choice (can’t go wrong with unlimited breadsticks), you know what would really impress your companion? A Valentine’s Day vacation to Myrtle Beach! With tons of great restaurants, live entertainment and activities to enjoy, there will be plenty to keep your Valentine’s Day weekend full of fun and excitement. Here are some fantastic things you can enjoy during a Valentine’s Day trip to the Grand Strand.
Carriage Rides Around the Market Common
Strolling through the Market Common makes for a great couple’s activity. With world class shopping venues and a tremendous assortment of restaurants, there’s plenty to do around the Market Common. On Valentine’s Day from 3 to 6 PM, couples can enjoy complimentary carriage rides throughout the area. Carriage rides pick up and drop off in front of Dolce Lusso Salon, so be sure to swing by and enjoy a relaxing ride down the scenic streets of the Market Common.
Lulu’s Tropical Re-Union Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony
There’s never a bad time to express your unending love for your spouse, and during your Valentine’s Day trip to Myrtle Beach you can swing by Lulu’s at Barefoot Landing to renew your vows! During their Tropical Re-Union Ceremony on February 14th, guests will have their vows renewed by in a beach-themed event by Hurricane Jane, an ordained minister and proud member of the Parrot Head Club, all on the shores of Lulu’s beach along the Intracoastal Waterway. Couples can pre-register on Lulu’s website or register that day in person beginning at 11 AM. The vow renewal ceremony commences that day at 4 PM and prizes will be awarded to the longest married couple, shortest married couple and the craziest dressed couple. Don’t miss out on the fun and show your spouse how much you care for them by attending the Tropical Re-Union Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony at Lulu’s!
Splash of Love at Ripley’s Aquarium
Ripley’s Aquarium is always a popular destination in Myrtle Beach, but each Valentine’s Day the aquarium transforms itself into a romantic restaurant complete with roaming musicians. While traversing the beautiful aquatic exhibits of the aquarium, guest will enjoy first-class service and a gourmet four-course dinner. Guests are encouraged to reserve in advance as this event sells out quickly year after year. Classic tickets are available for $99 and include a free drink ticket per person, and guests can upgrade to Tunnel of Love tickets for $120 that include two free drink tickets per person and seating in Ripley’s Aquarium shark tunnel. The Splash of Love takes place on February 14th from 7 to 9:30 PM. Visit the Ripley’s Aquarium website to book tickets for this unique event.
On top of all of these amazing Valentine’s Day activities to fill your Myrtle Beach vacation with romance, Beach Vacations offers our Valentine’s Romantic Weekend special! You and your loved one can book spectacular accommodations at Barefoot Resort and receive a third night free and a special complimentary romance package. With such an awesome special, Barefoot Resort condos are sure to book up fast, so take a few minutes today and plan an unforgettable Valentine’s Day vacation for you and your love today!