• 8901 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
  • 800.843.6779
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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MYRTLE BEACH’S #1 GROUP DESTINATION!

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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  • Had a great time at vintage signed. They practiced social distancing in seating area.

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    elizabeth bass
    4/12/2021

    Beautiful place

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    Conrad Rensch
    4/12/2021

    Awesome concert and an Awesome Place. Saw Leonard Skynard Tribute band.

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    Robert Grignon
    4/11/2021
  • Visited here for Pirate's Voyage

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    christae Smith
    4/10/2021

    What a great place..we really enjoyed, I'll go back

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    Margarita Garcia
    4/01/2021

    Went to Pirates Voyage. Mostly for young crowd with kids although the acrobatic scenes were good. Dinner okay.... read more

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    Carolyn Harrell
    3/29/2021
  • Great shows good social distancing

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    Greg Dion
    3/22/2021

    Best show on the Strand !!

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    Debbie Kraschnewski
    3/03/2021

    Great venue. Very nice and good seats wherever you sit.

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    Angie Denise
    2/18/2021
  • Terrific entertainment!

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    Alice Queen
    2/16/2021

    5 star ratingThe Best Christmas Show Ever! I really enjoyed this Christmas Show! It was interesting, enjoyable, and very fun! I really enjoyed... read more

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    Inspire28643614525
    1/27/2021

    Love the shows

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    Bev Helmes
    1/20/2021
  • GREAT music and GREAT show! So much fun!

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    Ellen Dombrowski
    1/15/2021

    Great singers! I had a blast! I went to the Christmas one!

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    Ruth
    12/23/2020

    Awesome night! Such talent!

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    candi nichols
    12/23/2020
  • We greatly enjoyed the Christmas show.

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    Scott Rosene
    12/23/2020

    We had such a great time at the Christmas show! Definitely worth going back next year!

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    Angela Kube
    12/22/2020

    The Carolina opry performers put on an amazing show and they pour their heart and soul into every... read more

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    Mike Scheimann
    12/22/2020
  • 5 star ratingI had the best concert experience ever! The best customer service, sound system 👌, the entire experience is fabulous to say the least 😀... read more

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    pn717
    12/21/2020

    5 star ratingGet in the Christmas Spirit with The Carolina Opry Christmas special. If you are looking to be entertained, inspired and get in the Christmas Spirit, you will mot want... read more

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    S5699IXjaneh
    12/21/2020

    The show was wonderful. Social distance seating felt comfortable as far as safe. I did wear my mask... read more

    Linda Avatar
    Linda
    12/21/2020
  • Great value. Two and a half hour show with great talent and beautiful music. Setting and lighting was outstanding.

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    Russell Tompkins
    12/20/2020

    Awesome show

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    Broadus Hall
    12/20/2020

    Quite possibly the best money you can spend on yourself! A show to be seen, do much talent,... read more

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    Douglas Wimsatt
    12/20/2020
  • 5 star rating35th Anniversary Christmas Show What a wonderful show this year. Despite the Covid Pandemic, the entertainers at the Carolina Christmas Show were... read more

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    CathyP1953
    12/19/2020

    We went because we had nothing else to do, and let me tell you what, the Christmas show... read more

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    Tori Ackerman
    12/18/2020

    Loved it!

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    Donna Huntsman
    12/17/2020

CNBC

“Top attraction in Myrtle Beach.”

 

The New York Times

“A hit with visitors.”

 

CNN

“Calvin Gilmore is getting Myrtle Beach in tune with the entertainment world.”

 

The Huffington Post

“World Class Entertainers that blew us away….literally.”

 

USA Today

“A Big Hit.”

 

The Wall Street Journal

“…a fast-paced all-American show…”

 

NBC Nightly News

“The man who is turning Myrtle Beach in to a country music capital is Calvin Gilmore.”

 

Honorable Mark Sanford, Governor of South Carolina

“Gilmore set an example as an entertainer and entrepreneur by giving priority to his family and family entertainment.”

 

Southern Living

“An entertainment Phenomenon.”

 

The Atlanta Journal Consitution

“Talk about high-energy. That’s entertainment.”

 

The Sun News

“An Opry jump from here to Nashville.”

 

GS Magazine

“The father of strand’s theater industry.”

 

CMA Close-Up Magazine

“The premiere entertainment venue on the eastern seaboard.”

 

CMA Close-Up Magazine

“Myrtle Beach has Calvin Gilmore to thank.”

 

Country Weekly

“Calvin Gilmore leads Myrtle Beach entertainment boom.”

 

South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism

“Country Music Ambassador of South Carolina.”
“Awarded the ‘Governor’s Cup’, the state’s highest tourism award.”

 

US Airways

“Country’s authority. Calvin Gilmore.”

 

Saturday Evening Post

“Calvin Gilmore…got the country music ball rolling in 1986 when he opened The Carolina Opry.”

 

Dallas Morning News

“Myrtle Beach has blossomed. For that you can thank Missouri-born…Calvin Gilmore.”

 

The Hollywood Reporter

“Gilmore’s new country mecca: Myrtle Beach”

 

"World Class Entertainers" "A Hit with Visitors" "Top attraction in Myrtle Beach" "An entertainment Phenomenon."
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