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Things to Do in Myrtle Beach in February

February is absolutely one of the best times to visit Myrtle Beach. We’ve put together a list of the best things to do in Myrtle Beach in February, so you can beat the winter blues. Stay at Monterey Bay where you can enjoy off-season low rates, free breakfast, and our beautiful oceanfront property.

Collect Sea Shells

The average temperature highs in February ranges from 56-61 degrees Fahrenheit, not bad for walking the beach and soaking in the sunshine. This time of year the beach is less crowded and it makes for perfect shell finding conditions. Be on the lookout for shark teeth, lettered olives, jingle shells, and welk shells, to name a few.

Visit local Myrtle Beach breweries

Soak up the suds at one of these Myrtle Beach breweries. While the weather may be cooler, the brews are always flowing at these breweries that include indoor and outdoor seating. Some even include food options.

  • New South Brewing | 1109 Campbell Street, Myrtle Beach | (843) 916-2337
  • Tidal Creek Brewhouse | 3421 Knoles Street, Myrtle Beach | (843) 839-0959
  • Grand Strand Brewing Company | 819 North Kings Highway Unit 101, Myrtle Beach | (843) 839-2801
  • Crooked Hammock Brewery | 4924 Highway 17 South, North Myrtle Beach | (843) 962-7238
Visit Myrtle Beach in February to find gorgeous sea shells.

Get the best seat at these waterfront restaurants

Myrtle Beach is home to many fantastic waterfront restaurants. With less crowds during the cooler months, that means visitors have a higher chance of grabbing the best seat in the house for photo-worthy views and delicious eats.
  • Sea Captain’s House | 3002 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach | (843) 448-8082
  • Landshark Bar & Grill | 1110 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach | (843) 788-0001
  • Wicked Tuna at 2nd Ave Pier | 110 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach | (843) 712-2430
  • Filet’s Waterfront | 2120 Sea Mountain Highway #1100, North Myrtle Beach | (843) 273-4544
  • Gulfstream Cafe | 1536 South Waccamaw Drive, Murrells Inlet | (843) 651-8808
See more of our favorite waterfront restaurants in Myrtle Beach.

Enjoy dinner and a show at House of Blues

Enjoy dinner with a “who dunnit” twist and if you can solve the crime, you may be rewarded. The House of Blue’s Muder Mystery Dinner shows start promptly at 7 PM on Saturdays. The event is set up with family-style seating, which is first come, first serve. Recommended ages are 13 and up. For more information, call (843) 272-3000.

Stroll along the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

The weather will be chilly, but bundle up, and enjoy the rolling waves from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Have an evening ride on the SkyWheel, one of the largest observation wheels on the east coast, or just listen to the waves crash against the shore. The boardwalk has several beach access points and many places to shop and dine at.

Myrtle Beach boardwalk.

Spend time with your sweetheart

Celebrate you and yours at any one of Myrtle Beach’s many restaurants, sights, and coastal activities that are perfect for romantic rendezvous. Below are some of our favorite options for a romantic day or night date:

  • Enjoy an interactive, four-course dinner for two at The Melting Pot.
  • Window shop and enjoy the sights in historic Downtown Conway.
  • For a lively night out, enjoy delicious coastal fare and live music at the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk.
  • Smell the flowers and awe at the over 1,400 statues at Brookgreen Gardens.
  • For a quieter beach date, visit Huntington Beach State Park or Myrtle Beach State Park.

Romance in the Gardens at Brookgreen Gardens

Speaking of Brookgreen Gardens, if you and yours have considered renewing wedding vows, Brookgreen Gardens can help! On February 14th, Brookgreen Gardens will hold a nondenominational ceremony at 1 pm and 3:30 pm and will follow with a reception that includes cake and champagne and entertainment. Each couple will receive a professional photograph and personalized certificate. Make your arrangements here.

Visit Myrtle Beach’s best indoor attractions

Whether you’re searching for activities to add to your family vacation itinerary or you’re looking for an activity to enjoy with friends or as a couple, Myrtle Beach has many indoor attractions to enjoy. Check out these indoor attractions in Myrtle Beach during February’s cooler days:

  • WonderWorks – Perfect for families – 1313 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach
  • 810 Billiards & Bowling – Perfect  for families and couples – 1220 Moser Dr, Myrtle Beach
  • Fun Warehouse – Perfect for families – 2349 Dick Pond Rd, Myrtle Beach
  • Ripley’s Aquarium – Perfect  for families and couples – 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach
  • Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum – Perfect for couples – 3100 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach

Browse our oceanfront suites in Myrtle Beach to begin planning the perfect February getaway. Plus, Monterey Bay guests receive complimentary hot deluxe breakfast and access to the many on-site amenities, including indoor pools.

Family at ripley's aquarium myrtle beach.
Family with a young child on the beach.
Planning a Trip to Myrtle Beach

The best time to visit Myrtle Beach is June through August, perfect weather for splashing around in the Atlantic and lying on the beach! But, Myrtle Beach is truly beautiful year round and anytime is a great time to come stay on the Grand Strand.

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