The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is a popular spot and a historic gem to the Grand Strand. If you’re staying at South Bay Inn & Suites, the Boardwalk is just steps from our hotel and there are some many things for kids, teens, adults, and families to do. Shop, eat, drink, or play, we’ve put together a list of all the fun things to do on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.
Now a prominent Myrtle Beach icon, the SkyWheel stands at over 200-ft tall on the Myrtle Beach shore. There are 42 air-conditioned gondolas to take you up and around for the best view of the Grand Strand. Tickets are $14 for adults and $9 for children. The SkyWheel even offers VIP gondolas with glass bottom floors so you can get a 360-degree view of Myrtle Beach.
Sling Shot Thrill Ride
Get your thrills in on the Boardwalk Sling Shot Thrill Ride, located on the corner of 12th Avenue North and Ocean Boulevard. You and a friend can get launched over 300-feet into the air for the ride of your life. Video and photo packages are available with rides, tickets available on site.
Get your fill of Ripley’s fun with 4 different Ripley’s attractions right on the boardwalk! Take a peek at oddities like shrunken heads at Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum. Tickets for Ripley’s Believe It Or Not are $17.99 for adults and $8.99 for children. Want to take your Ripley’s experience to the next level? Try Ripley’s Haunted Adventure where the actors will try to scare the pants off of you. Ripley’s Haunted Adventure tickets are $14.99 for adults and $9.99 for children (8-11). If you’re not looking for a jump-scare, but maybe something that’s challenging and fun, Ripley’s Mirror Maze is the way to go! Make your way through the mirror maze, but be careful, some things aren’t always as they seem. All tickets (adults & children) are $9.99 at Ripley’s Mirror Maze. We saved the best for last, Ripley’s Moving Theater is the ultimate 5D experience. Get bumped, shaken, and dipped as you watch a 3D movie and feel like you’re part of the movie itself! Ripley’s Moving Theater offers discounted adult tickets at $12.00 and children tickets at $9.99. Save up to $34 when you purchase a combo ticket for all 4 attractions.
If you’re looking for something to do that’s a little more low key, check out Pier 14. You can dine, grab a drink, or just take in the ocean view at Pier 14. Their restaurant and lounge offer premium beverages, draft beers, and a menu filled with delicious seafood options. Or cast out a line from the pier, Pier 14 offers fishing passes, pole rentals, and live bait!
Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures
For our adventure and thrill seekers check out Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures. You can zipline, free fall, or try the new adventure matrix ropes course…all while taking in the beauty of the Atlantic Ocean. This adventure course is located in the center of the pavilion at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Tickets for adults start at $59.95 and tickets for kids start at $29.95.
Check out or Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Shops & Attractions article on all the best shopping right on the Boardwalk!