A Grand Strand vacation may conjure images of white sand beaches and sun-soaked boardwalk strolls. But Myrtle Beach entertainment doesn't need to require half a bottle of sunscreen.
From 80s rock anthems to Broadway ballads, the Carolina Opry delivers it all. Head to the historic Carolina Opry Theater for a plethora of award-winning live music acts. Follow along to uncover everything you need to know about Carolina Opry Myrtle Beach.
Year after year, excited patrons flock to this stately theater started by entrepreneur Calvin Gilmore to witness electrifying genre-bending concerts. From their tinsel-topped Christmas Show to the groovy costumes of the Time Warp, every Opry show is a revelation.
Featured on NBC Nightly News, CNN, TNN, and USA Today you’ll be on your feet applauding the powerhouse talents of top vocalists from NBC’s America’s Got Talent and the Voice.
Ready to rock? Read on...
Carolina Opry Tickets
State-of-the-art lighting, special effects, and tap dancing, oh my! Every minute of a Carolina Opry performance is awe-inspiring. Make sure you spend your time admiring the sweet solos of Brad Long instead of fretting over your vacation budget when you purchase your tickets online.
Buying your Carolina Opry tickets ahead of time ensures you the lowest price. You can choose to save even more by opting for Value or Regular seating over Premium. Find the full array of Carolina Opry ticket options below:
Carolina Opry Coupons and Discounts
Mini golf, melty ice cream cones, and mountains of seafood. A Myrtle Beach getaway is undoubtedly dreamy. Nevertheless, that hefty vacation bill - not so much. Leave the scrimping and saving to the experts when you take advantage of the following sizzling deals.
Carolina Opry Military Discount
Loyal, brave, and true. Members of the U.S. Military have shown the utmost courage both at home and abroad. The Opry is in awe of their sacrifices but at this time, is not offering any military-specific discounts.
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Carolina Opry AAA Discount
Careful car drivers make the streets safer for us all! However, there are no current AAA member discounts being offered by the Carolina Opry.
Carolina Opry Senior Discount
Glittering costumes, pop melodies, and epic guitar riffs. Your favorite senior will fall head over heels for the enchantment of the Opry’s highly talented cast. Unfortunately, at this time there are no senior-specific deals being offered.
Carolina Opry Group Travel Deals
Youth groups, girl scouts, and epic family reunions, oh my! A Carolina Opry performance is the perfect group activity. Get ready to revel in plenty of gospel, rock, and soul when you plan your next group outing for the Opry. Groups of 22 or more are eligible for discounted rates and can inquire about group pricing by calling the Group Sales Department at 800-633-1508 or visiting the group page here.
Carolina Opry Promos
Can’t get enough of the Opry? Double down on your musical escape when you purchase tickets to both of the Opry’s award-winning shows. With a second show 50% off package* you can add tickets to Time Warp (or vice versa) for half the price.
Got a little more wiggle room? Flex tickets can score you savings of 50% on adult and child tickets with Flex seating. This offer is only available online. For full details on Carolina Opry deals, check out the website.
*Please note that the same party must attend both shows within 14 days. This offer does not apply to Premium seating, and the price does not include tax.
Carolina Opry Vacation Packages
Coupon clipping is so yesterday. Snag the very best Carolina Opry savings when you bundle your tickets with our other top-tier Grand Strand attractions. Combine your night of comedy, dancing, and visual effects with the groovy sounds of Motown or an H20-fueled water park experience and save up to 31%.
- Alabama Theatre - ICONIC + Carolina Opry Combo Tickets
- Legends In Concert & The Carolina Opry Combo
- Motor City Musical + Choice of Show
- Myrtle Waves Water Park + Choice of Show
Hotels Near Carolina Opry
Pass the SPF! A Myrtle Beach vacation is your time to relax and recharge. Soak in as much Vitamin Sea as possible when you book any of our Myrtle Beach Hotels. Whether you are seeking budget lodgings in North Myrtle Beach or can't wait to splash out at a multi-story oceanfront resort, we have accommodations for all types of travelers.
Carolina Opry Hotel Packages
What pairs better with a high-powered musical variety show than some superior lodgings? Prime and primp for your Opry evening in style when you combine your tickets with your choice of accommodations. The Carolina Opry Myrtle Beach Vacation Package affords you savings of up to 6%.
Myrtle Beach SC Attractions
Myrtle Beach means entertainment. After you’ve spent days exploring Murrells Inlet or perfecting your par on some of the area's golf courses, it's time to dive into South Carolina’s other top attractions.
From thrilling go-kart races to Sea Screamer fun, there are countless ways to enjoy the Grand Strand:
- Sea Screamer - Myrtle Beach Dolphin Cruises - Scour the Intracoastal for playful dolphins on this aquatic Grand Strand escape. Cruise down the coastline with your camera ready as you'll never know when Flipper may make an appearance.
- Broadway Grand Prix Go-Kart Park - Hey there speed racer! Put the pedal to the metal when you lap the competition at Broadway Grand Prix Go-Kart Park. Drivers of all levels can try out 7 tracks, miniature golf courses, an indoor arcade, and more.
- Pirates Voyage - Shiver me timbers! Prime yourself for hours of swashbuckling fun, acrobatics, and even pyrotechnics when you take part in this dinner show. Savor a four-course feast of buccaneer bread, roasted chicken, and more as you watch the pirate crews battle it out for lost treasure.
About the Carolina Opry
Wondering how the Carolina Opry was born? Thanks to the vision and commitment of Calvin Gilmore, Carolina Opry shows have been entertaining the Myrtle Beach masses since 1986. A smash hit from the start, by 1987 the Opry was named the State’s Most Outstanding Attraction by the Governor of South Carolina.
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Heralded as “A Big Hit” by USA Today, this mesmerizing mix of country music, rock, comedy, dancing, and more will delight guests of all ages. If you happen to be visiting Myrtle Beach during the holidays, make a date for the Carolina Opry Christmas Show.
Thanks to a heartwarming concoction of snow, Christmas trees, and 24,000 lights, every winter the theater is transformed into a winter wonderland. Can’t wait for your Opry debut? See the full Carolina Opry schedule here.
Keep your focus on the mesmerizing live music and fancy footwork of your Carolina Opry cast when you take note of our top tips:
- In order to catch the pre-show event guests are asked to arrive 30 to 45 minutes prior to their show time.
- Dress comfortably! There is no dress code for the Opry.
- Please note that photography is permitted in all Calvin Gilmore Productions. However, video recording is not allowed.
- All of the Carolina Opry shows are family-friendly and suitable for all ages.
What to Bring
Stumped on what you’ll need to thoroughly enjoy your Carolina Opry performance? Thankful you can pack light for your evening of riveting guitar solos and groovy dance numbers:
- Phone and/or camera
- Cash or credit card to purchase refreshments
- A light jacket and/or sweater
Carolina Opry Seating Chart
Premium, regular, or value? Depending on your budget and viewing needs you may select any three of these seating options. Get the lay of the Carolina Opry Theater when you consult the seating chart here.
Can I Bring Food into the Carolina Opry?
Thinking you might want a little munch for your Opry extravaganza? While no outside food or beverages are allowed inside the auditorium, guests can feel free to purchase popcorn, candy, soft drinks, beer, and wine at the concessions. Truly famished? For a finger-licking good meal before or after your performance hightail it to the following nearby eateries:
Carolina Opry Parking
Beep beep! On the hunt for a spot to park your caboose? Thankfully, parking is plentiful at the Carolina Opry Theater. Situated on 11.5 acres, guest parking surrounds the theater and is always free.
Carolina Opry Reviews
Still not won over by the smashing success of the Carolina Opry? Don’t just take out word for it, read real reviews from intrepid travelers just like you here.
Who says you need to travel to NYC or Los Angeles for world-class entertainment? Prepare to be dazzled by the raw star power of Myrtle Beach when you make plans at the Carolina Opry.
Declared “an entertainment phenomenon” by Southern Living, Carolina Opry's performances explode with state-of-the-art visuals, lights, choreography, and song.
Get down to the groovy tunes of the 60s, gawk at the glitter and sequins of the 80s, or clap along to your favorite country ditty.
From Saturday Night Fever-inspired dance moves to the soulful sounds of gospel, every second of the Opry is magic.
So, what are you waiting for? Discover the enchantment of the Carolina Opry today.
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