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9:34 am on Tuesday August 12, 2014

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Named One Of Top 10 In U.S.

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is one of the top 10 best boardwalks in the nation, according to National Geographic. Editors noted the 1.2-mile walkway, which opened in 2010, is “now the town’s hub of activity.”  “The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk has truly...
12:05 pm on Monday May 5, 2014

Myrtle Beach city leaders plan boardwalk expansion

It's official. City Leaders have plans to expand the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk in the downtown area. On Friday, the Downtown Redevelopment Corporation held a meeting with key stakeholders to discuss the revitalization of the downtown area. Among the...
8:55 am on Thursday March 13, 2014

Redevelopment group looks at ways to brand the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

The Downtown Redevelopment Corporation has plans in the works to brand the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. "There's been a lot of discussion about what it is. Branding or rebranding, and it's not rebranding," said Committee Chair Michael Guthrie. "The...
8:08 am on Wednesday November 6, 2013

Myrtle Beach boardwalk snags award

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade will add another award to its list Tuesday, when it will be named the 2013 Escape to the Southeast Travel Attraction of the Year Shining Example winner.
9:13 am on Tuesday September 10, 2013

Signs along Myrtle Beach Boardwalk provide area history, share information

Tourists and locals alike can now learn a little bit of history while strolling the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade. Thirteen plaques installed along the boardwalk last month highlight area history and share information about local nature.
9:00 am on Wednesday July 17, 2013

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk named one of "America's most awesome" has named Myrtle Beach on their list of "America's Most Awesome Boardwalks". Among those listed are some classic American summertime hot spots including the Navy Pier in Chicago, Atlantic City's Boardwalk, and the Santa Monica Pier. Below...
3:14 pm on Wednesday June 19, 2013

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk food among top in the United States

Finally a top finish for Myrtle Beach. USA Today ranked boardwalk food among the nation's popular beaches and Myrtle Beach was featured in the 12th spot. Congrats to establishments like Peaches Corner and The Fudgery, who were both mentioned in the...
6:25 am on Friday November 9, 2012

Myrtle Beach boardwalk may be extended from 1.2 to 4.6 miles

Photo by flickr member Jason Barnette Photography The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk will be the world's longest if Mayor John Rhodes' efforts are successful. Pre-hurricane Sandy, Atlantic City in New Jersey held the record with a boardwalk that was 4.5...
5:21 am on Thursday January 12, 2012

Proposed oceanfront restaurant investors want to extend the Boardwalk (Update: approved)

TheDigitel Myrtle Beach Update, January 12, 2012:  Banditos is a sure thing as its developer, Chip Smith, has agreed to his company ponying up the pennies to pay for boardwalk extension to the restaurant.  It was approved by the City of Myrtle Beach...
3:06 am on Monday August 22, 2011

Myrtle Beach boardwalk testing solar-powered trash compactors

Flickr user SpecialKRB Three BigBelly solar-powered trash compactors have been installed along the new boardwalk as a pilot program with Waste Management. The trash compactors are being tested against the ocean elements along the boardwalk. The...