CanAm Festival 2024: Your Complete Guide

Experience Southern kindness and hospitality at its finest at the 63rd CanAm Myrtle Beach Festival!

With the spring break comes the awaited return of CanAm Myrtle Beach 2024. This sun-kissed tropical oasis is ready to welcome the wave of Canadian tourists with a vibrant line-up of amusement and entertainment. From thrilling sporting competitions to sparkling concerts, the festival offers an exhaustive selection of activities to indulge in.

The CanAm Festival 2024 at Myrtle Beach promises to be a grand spectacle of fun, adventure, and cultural enrichment. Brace yourself to surrender your senses to the warm sands beneath your feet, the enthralling ocean scape beckoning you and the radiant sun overhead.

With options for engaging in heart-pounding water sports, every moment promises a challenge and the opportunity to make a thrilling splash.

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Between the adrenaline-charged activities, there is a culinary journey to set sail on. Experience the local cuisine, which is diverse and colorful, providing a delectable break amid the eventful day. The journey extends beyond the shoreline, where you can enjoy a top-tier golfing experience.

Dive into the distinctive seaside lifestyle, from the vibrant city life to the serene beachfront. Whatever your preferences are, CanAm 2024 Myrtle Beach ensures you have a memorable celebration to mark your trip.

Follow along as we spill everything you need to know about the CanAm Myrtle Beach 2023 Festival.

Fuel Your Excitement: CanAm Festival Dates

CanAm Days Myrtle Beach rolls out the red carpet for the highly awaited event starting from March 9, 2024, through March 17, 2024.

Race to the Venue: CanAm Festival Adventures Await

The city rolls out an array of activities and events every year along South Carolina’s sunny North Myrtle Beach coastline.

Explore Wave-filled Joy at CanAm Myrtle Beach SC Festival Events

Don’t let any of the buzzworthy highlights on the CanAm Myrtle Beach 2024 schedule pass you by. Each one is full of energy, vibrancy, and unforgettable experiences.

CanAm Days Welcome Reception Sponsored by TD Bank

When:  March 11, 2024, 1 PM – 3 PM

Location: Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce – 1200 N. Oak St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the City of Myrtle Beach, extends a warm welcome to all visitors, both from Canada and other cities.

The Welcome Reception, which is proudly free of charge, will serve as the grand kick-off for this highly awaited event.

Ontario Junior Players Invitational

When: March 11, 2024 to March 12, 2024

Location: Legends Golf Resort – Moorland 1500 Legends Dr Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

The exclusive CanAm Festival 2024 event is an exceptional showcase for the top 78 Junior (U19) Boys & Girls from Ontario to display their talent.

In an exciting development for its impending second edition, the tournament is growing in both scale and stature, expanding to encompass a challenging 54 holes. This enhancement amplifies its credibility and secures its recognition on broader platforms.

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Furthermore, the updated format of this CanAm Golf Myrtle Beach tournament means that participants’ results will now be valid for inclusion in the prestigious World Amateur Golf Rankings (WAGR) and the Junior Golf Scoreboard.

To further mimic the authentic experience of higher-level competition, participants at CanAm Festival 2024 will be subjected to a rigorous format that includes an intense 36 holes on the first day. The tournament concludes with a final challenging round of 18 holes on the subsequent day.

Ripley’s CanAm Plaza Party

When: March 12, 2024, 11 AM – 1 PM

Location: Ripley’s Aquarium 1110 Celebrity Cir. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Get ready to unleash your inner party animal at the CanAm Plaza Party! This event is brought to you by the unbeatable team of the Chamber and Ripley’s Aquarium.

aerial view of the outdoor pool with view of beach and ocean at the Grande Shores Ocean Resort in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA
photo credit: Grande Shores via Facebook

It’s a hothouse of music, amusement, and revelry that runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Want to dive into the underwater world of Ripley’s Aquarium afterward?

Don’t forget your CAA (Canadian Automobile Association) card! Offering a smart save of $2 on aquarium tickets, it’s the cherry on top of a day packed with joy and excitement.

Want to be a part of the party? Register by clicking here.

35th Annual Run to the Sun Car and Truck Show

When: March 14, 2024 to March 16, 2024

Location: Former Myrtle Square Mall Site – 2501 North Kings Highway Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Think of it as a feast for the eyes! Approximately 3,500 cars steal the show in a dazzling display! The best part? It’s not just about the dazzle!

This event has a heart, too. Each gleaming vehicle contributes to a noble cause, with all the earnings channeled towards serving society.

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As a heartwarming highlight of the CanAm Festival 2024, the Grand Strand Miracle Leagues, Children’s Miracle Network, and MS of the Carolinas are slated to benefit from the event’s proceeds.

Surfside Beach BBQ Festival

When: March 9, 2024, 10 AM to 4 PM

Location: Town of Surfside Beach – Surfside Drive and Yaupon Drive Surfside Beach, SC 29575

The Surfside Beach community invites you to a day of excitement, complete with BBQ contests, diverse food options, and exciting shopping opportunities.

There’s also vibrant live entertainment and various activities suitable for children and adults alike. Ultimately, this is a must-see event you won’t want to miss out on.

Nights at Nance Spring Concert Series

When: March 14, 2024 – April 25, 2024

Location: Nance Plaza – 825 North Kings Highway Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

The “Nights at Nance” concert series is set to make a grand comeback this spring in glorious Myrtle Beach. Expect electrifying performances by talented local bands, continuing the thrill long after the CanAm week in Myrtle Beach has wrapped up.

So gather your loved ones, grab your coziest beach chairs and gear up to enjoy those sweet, sunny days with some lively rhythms!

  • March 14, 2024, 6 to 8 p.m – Thomas Road

Thomas Road is set to grace the stage at CanAm Festival 2024. Catch as they captivate the audience with his heartfelt lyrics and mesmerizing melody.

  • March 28, 2024, 6 PM to 8 PM – Long Bay Quartet

The CanAm Festival in Myrtle Beach showcases a plethora of engaging live music headlined by celebrated local bands, including the frequented Long Bay Quartet.

Their lively and spirited performances add to the festival’s bustling ambiance, providing a vibrant soundtrack to the festivities.

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  • April 11, 2024, 6 PM to 8 PM – Paul Grimshaw Band

The Paul Grimshaw Band is known for their thrilling and dynamic performances that captivate audiences. Experience their stunning fusion of rhythmic beats and exquisite performances.

  • April 25, 2024, 6 to 8 PM – Sawgrass Band

The Sawgrass Band, renowned for its energetic performances, is set to be a major attraction at the CanAm Days Myrtle Beach 2024. Their vibrant mix of bluegrass and acoustic tunes promises to captivate attendees.

CanAm Grand Nationals 2024

When: March 16, 2024-March 17, 2024

Location: 2101 N Oak St, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States, 29577

While updates for the CanAm soccer tournament in Myrtle Beach are still being eagerly awaited, the excitement is in the air as preparations are underway for the Canam Myrtle Beach Grand Nationals.

This year, you are in for a treat as Canam Cheer Myrtle Beach 2024 takes things to another level. The event promises to be an extravaganza of brilliant cheerleading performances, edgy competitions, and an opportunity for all to showcase their talent in front of a large audience.

Always check this website for more information about the Canam Grand Nationals.

CanAm Festival Discounts and Coupons

Save more moolah on your next CanAm days Myrtle Beach celebration with a wide variety of discounts and coupons during the entire event.

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Now, you can unwind at Myrtle Beach without the requirement of a full-paid pass. Choose from a selection of deals, including:

  • Amusements & Attractions Coupons
  • Restaurant Coupons
  • Fishing & Watersports
  • Golf Coupons
  • Shopping Coupons
  • Theaters, Dinner Shows, and Live Entertainment Coupons

CanAm Festival Tickets

The CanAm Festival 2024 is free and open to the public.

Seamless Parking: Your Access Pass to Hassle-Free Options

The availability of parking spaces during the CanAm Days Festival can differ based on the particular event location.

The city also enforces paid parking from 9 AM to midnight. Rates vary based on location. Attendees have the option to choose between hourly or all-day parking.

Diverse pricing and rules may be encountered in areas of beach access and main commercial zones.

  • Beach Accesses & Street Ends (City Wide): You’ll be charged $3.00 per hour or $15.00 for an all-day pass
  • Core Business District: Hourly parking is fixed at $2.00. No all-day single rate is available here
  • Secondary Areas: Here, parking is available at $2.00 per hour, and you can also avail of the all-day parking deal for $10

Other Attractions in Myrtle Beach

Exciting news for all travelers out there! Myrtle Beach is all set to offer an array of attractions. Get ready to delve into a sea of exploration and amusement.

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Nearby Hotels and Lodging

For those who are traveling to the festival and are looking for hassle-free and convenient accommodation options, CanAm rental Myrtle Beach offers you an array of hotel choices.

Upgrade your sun-drenched getaway when you book a relaxing room just minutes away from the beach. Staying at a hotel means having the chance to revel in more Myrtle Beach happenings. No more long drives or the hassle of commutes!

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Waves of Excitement: Dive into CanAm Myrtle Beach 2024 Festival

Get ready for live performances, delectable bites, and free amusements at the CanAm Days festival at Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re on a spring break or a quick trip, this event offers a range of fun and exciting activities.

This much-adored event, embraced equally by the residents and Canadians, is marking its remarkable 63rd year.

Prepare to indulge in local dishes and seafood at the festival, or get your adrenaline pumping with activities like bungee jumping and diving. Don’t miss a chance to go on a cruise and admire the area’s breathtaking skyline.

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Alongside all these thrilling activities, get ready for a deep dive into the rich history of Canada and Myrtle Beach. The festival is a perfect example of Southern hospitality at its finest – come and experience it for yourself.

So, what are you waiting for? Pack your swimsuits now, as things are about to get wet ‘n’ wild at Myrtle Beach this spring. While you’re at it, extend your time in this oasis and experience more Myrtle Beach events by booking a vacation package.


Start Date:

March 9, 2024 @ 10:00 am CST

End Date:

March 17, 2024 @ 8:00 pm CDT





Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

1200 N Oak St
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 United States


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Written by Anne Joyce Raymundo

Anne is a Filipino writer who formerly managed and created marketing strategies and materials for numerous websites and eCommerce platforms. Now, her voice...

1 comment about “CanAm Festival 2024: Your Complete Guide”

Catherine Van Den Hoogen

March 14, 2023 at 7:46 am

I saw that there is supposed to be a bingo from 1-3 today at the Hangout. I was told that their bingos ended in February.

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