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State of Tourism in North Myrtle Beach

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 4:00:00 pm

In May, the City of North Myrtle Beach reported a 17.5 percent increase in accommodations tax collections. This bump, layered on top of the 11 percent increase in new vacationers our marketing attracted in 2016*, bodes well for North Myrtle Beach. In addition to these increases, there are a number of other variables that have North Myrtle Beach is poised for a breakout year - read more. 

North Myrtle Beach Chamber, CVB Receives Prestigious Mercury Award

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 4:00:00 pm

The North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVB, received an Award of Excellence at the annual South Carolina Public Relations Association (SCPRSA) Mercury Awards for its crisis campaign - the “Coast is Clear.” Learn more about how this campaign was implemented and the successes gained from these efforts. 

Brand New Visitors App Ready to Launch!

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 4:00:00 pm

Exploring North Myrtle Beach is now a little easier with the launch of its new app. Designed to provide comprehensive access to hundreds of events and offerings in the city, the “Explore North Myrtle Beach” app is just one example of the cutting-edge technology the North Myrtle Beach Chamber, CVB, has recently implemented. Read more about how this app will help make on-the-go planning a breeze for visitors and locals alike. 

Visitors Center Services – High Tech and “High Touch”

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 4:00:00 pm

Our Visitors Center is constantly seeking ways to communicate with our out-of-town guests and our local business and residential partners. Read more about we're always striving to serve guests and locals best!

Ocean Drive Among The Nation’s Top Main Streets!

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 4:00:00 pm

Country Living Magazine included us at #5 in their list of “23 Best Small Town Main Streets in America.” Read the full story!

North Myrtle Beach Invites Visitors to “Just Coast”

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:30:00 pm

After months of research and an extensive brand review by Gray Research out of Nashville, the North Myrtle Beach CVB officially launched the Just Coast brand message, which several area partners have embraced with promotional items and giveaways! Read all about our research findings and see how the brand is evolving.

North Myrtle Beach CVB Unveils Groundbreaking Tourism Research

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm

Learn more about the 2016 NMB travel and tourism research findings from Gray Research Solutions.

April 2016 News: Ride 3's impact on tourism

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm

The Horry County Council recently hosted several public information sessions to review the list of suggested road improvement projects as part of the Ride 3 initiative. Learn more how the Ride 3 initiative could affect SC 31. 

Help Us Reach 175,000 Facebook “Likes” By July 1st

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm

Help Explore North Myrtle Beach reach 175,000 Facebook likes by July 1, 2016!

April 2016 News: TV Coverage of the St. Patrick's Day Parade

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm
North Myrtle Beach Shows Off St. Patrick’s Day Festival to a Regional TV Audience Bright sunshine and even brighter green greeted the largest crowd in the history of ...

April 2016 News: Horry County's message about Bike Week

Posted by: Crawford on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm
The month of May brings several Bike Week events to our area, so be sure to read a message from Horry County Police Chief Saundra Rhodes and visitor tips and information on ...
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