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The Best Shows in Myrtle Beach

Produced by the leader in live entertainment, Calvin Gilmore, and highly acclaimed by countless National media – these shows set the standard. If you are looking for the best live entertainment attractions in Myrtle Beach, look no further than The Carolina Opry Theater.

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The Carolina Opry Theater

The impressive variety of live music shows in Myrtle Beach can be traced back to one man, Calvin Gilmore, and his singular vision that first-rate entertainment could thrive along the Grand Strand.

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Planning a group, corporate, or school event and looking for the best LIVE entertainment in Myrtle Beach?, Then look no further than The Carolina Opry Theater! We’ve been the #1 Group Destination for over 30 years! With 4 award winning shows to choose from we’ve got something for everyone!

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In The News...

October 1994


Calvin Gilmore Leads Myrtle Beach Entertainment Boom


By: Bruce Honick


Myrtle Beach got its first real taste of country music from 1973-80 when a band called Wild Country later changed its name to Alabama and became a national sensation.


Now, it’s a regular stop on the touring schedules for groups such as Shenendoah and a permanent home for others.  Alabama has opened its own theater there, and The Gatlin Brothers followed suit this summer.


The man behind the recent country boom is singer/songwriter  turned entrepreneur Calvin Gilmore, 46, whose success with local country music theaters, starting in 1986…


Country Weekly - Oct 25, 1994





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