2011 Carolina Beach Music Awards Weekend

We know you’re into Myrtle Beach golf but if you’re into music too then you’ve picked a great time to come to Myrtle Beach. We have some hot events taking place that are worth checking out. The best part is won’t interfere with morning Myrtle Beach golf tee times!

Myrtle Beach golfThe 2011 Carolina Beach Music Awards Weekend is held from November 9-13, 2011. The awards show takes place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 13 at Alabama Theatre. Doors open at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the Alabama Theatre, by calling 1-800-342-2262 or you can purchase your tickets online @ www.carolinabeachmusicawards.com. Weekend passes will be available at the doors of participating clubs during show weekend only. Passes will be required for Friday night, Saturday night and the Sunday night at all participating clubs. Weekend Pass Cost is $50. If you are a member of the Carolina Beach Music Academy, the pass cost is $45.
Myrtle Beach golf (Must show membership card with picture ID to obtain discounts). Passes are not required for the following Saturday afternoon activities (Pig Picking, Music Showcase or during the Band Fair on Sunday). All of these events are open to the public. $7 donation for Pig Picking goes to CBMA Scholarship Foundation.

At 9 p.m. on Friday, November 11, 2011, Los Lonely Boys will be playing at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.

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Golf Packages On a Budget

Myrtle Beach golf packagesDepending on what type of golf trip you are seeking, you can find some very unique Myrtle Beach golf packages offered even when you’re on a tight budget. Several provide three or far more rounds of golf plus accommodations and meals at a very affordable cost. Going during the off-season (after September and before May) will have you golfing within your means.

Golfing is probably the most popular sport, and not just any green is going to make the cut when you are trying to plan a golf trip. If you are seeking an attractive location to play, a spot to lodge, and a several extra perks, then it is wise to look into Myrtle Beach golf packages for the trip. The area offers over 110 courses for golfers to take pleasure in, while the lodging and Myrtle Beach golf packages offer some great deals.

A golf package with lodging integrated must consist of greens fees, lodging, cart charges, and even taxes. You will have a full list of lodging spots to choose from. How much you pay depends on what kind of lodging you want to stay in and how much golf you plan on playing as well as how many will be playing.

There are also Myrtle Beach golf packages which are just for the golfing, and do not cover lodging. This is a wonderful option for folks that reside in the area, but still want a good deal on their golf courses. Give us a call and we’ll let you know what specials we have on packages if you’re on a tight budget.

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Benefits of Learning Golf

Myrtle Beach golfIf you are thinking about taking up Myrtle Beach golf you’re probably wondering what the benefits are in learning the sport. There are many and we’ll tell about the main ones. When you’re ready to learn you’ll find lots of Myrtle Beach golf instructors in the area who would love to teach you the game. Here’s some excellent reasons for learning to play golf.

Mental Focus
Golf is a game of focus and strategy. You use your mind, your senses and your ability to time and coordinate movements at every step of the game. Training yourself to focus in this way will have useful applications not just in other sport, but also in other areas of your life.

Low-impact Exercise
Swinging a golf club works your arms, shoulders, lower back and your abdomen. Each hole on a given course can be separated by anywhere from 200 to over 700 yards. Unless you rent a cart, you’re going to be walking those yards and lugging around a bag full of clubs, too!

Teaches Respect
Golf is also a game of respect — for the rules as well as other players. Some would say that golf is the most ‘civilized’ or ‘dignified’ of sports. Even though you may want to ‘best’ your ‘competitors’, the person you’re really playing against is yourself.

Socializing and Networking
Myrtle Beach golf is a much more inclusive and accessible past time for the average person, as well as anyone else looking for an informal activity to share with friends, clients, partners, colleagues, etc., than it used to be. It’s a great social outlet to the point that communities are built around golf courses and lifelong friendships are made.

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Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament

Myrtle Beach golf packagesWe know if you’re visiting this time of year and you’re taking advantage of our Myrtle Beach golf packages, you’re having a glorious time. We want to remind you about some local events taking place over the next few days. Even if you’ve already purchased your Myrtle Beach golf packages you still might want to consider entering the tournament on Monday as it’s for a very good cause.

The Myrtle Beach Wine Festival is taking place at Market Common on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. There is free admission but all guests sampling must buy a Wine Fest tasting glass ($3) in order to sample over 120 wines (2 oz samples). There will be live entertainment and a variety of vendors as well.

On Monday, October 24, 2011, the Coastal Animal Rescue’s Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament will be held at Wachesaw Plantation Club. The tournament is limited to 100 players, registration includes greens fees, cart, goodie bags, on-course beverages, continental breakfast, lunch at the turn and hors d’oeuvres with a cash bar at the awards ceremony. Win a 2012 Nissan Murano Convertible from Grand Strand Nissan on the hole-in-one contest or win any of the great prizes, including restaurant gift cards, event tickets, and golf course passes. WPDE’s Ed Piotrowski and the CCU’s men golf team will be participating at the tournament. Fee is $125/player or $500 per team. Register on-line or call 843-651-2663 for more information. Sponsorships are also available. All proceeds benefit the animals at the Coastal Animal Rescue located in Murrells Inlet.

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Enjoy a Golfing Getaway This Fall

Myrtle Beach golfThere is no better time to get away to play Myrtle Beach golf than this time of year. South Carolina boasts of warm weather all year long and Myrtle Beach is truly the perfect destination. There are many rentals available with lower off-season rates.

When you come to play Myrtle Beach golf you’ll have all the comforts of home plus even more when you stay in our rentals. They’re fully furnished and decorated with the utmost care. They have fully equipped kitchens and in many cases, your own private pool, hot tub or Jacuzzi. You can spend your days on the course and your nights taking in the local nightlife. How awesome is that!

In addition, you can enjoy Myrtle Beach golf at some of the most prestigious golf courses in the United States as well as other activities such as nature walks, shopping, water sports and fine dining. This makes for an ideal getaway to relax and de-stress while enjoying, the greens, the beach atmosphere and everything else the area has to offer.

Regardless of how long you’re staying, you will find our accommodations are close to the courses, restaurants and all the other amusements and attractions. You’ll never be at a loss for things to do and can stay as active as you’d like or just kick back and relax doing absolutely nothing. After all, it’s your getaway.

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Autumn Brings Great Discounts on Golf Packages

Myrtle Beach golf packagesNow that summer is well behind us and autumn has arrived prices on golf vacations and Myrtle Beach golf packages are substantially less. Once summer vacations are past and schools are back in session, you’ll find there are far less people on the courses as well.

If you enjoy the cool clear days of early autumn then you may want to consider one of our Myrtle Beach golf packages. Fall colors are arriving which will provide a beautiful backdrop on many courses. Mornings are occasionally cool but afternoons frequently warm into the 70′s which to many people is the perfect temperature in which to play golf.

In the Grand Strand area there are over 110 great golf courses. The Myrtle Beach resorts provide a great mix of Myrtle Beach golf packages that will challenge the best players.

Myrtle Beach golf packagesMyrtle Beach golf packages can be booked anytime but the best discounts will be available now. While in the northern states many courses are closed by mid or late October our courses in coastal South Carolina are open year round.

No matter where you live in the country you can find great discount golf vacations available as winter approaches. We have regular specials on Myrtle Beach golf packages and other deals on our website. You’ll also find contact information to book great late season golf vacations.

Some upcoming events in the surrounding area you won’t want to miss are:
Oct. 1  Big Bands Sound Festival at La Belle Amie Vineyard
Little River, SC
Oct. 1 Live Oak Arts & Music Festival,
 Old Horry County Court House, Conway, SC
Oct. 8  Shrimp and Jazz Festival,
 Waterfront at Little River, SC
Oct. 8  Oktoberfest at the Boardwalk, Myrtle Beach

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Try These Beginner Golf Tips

Myrtle Beach golfThere are millions of people that play and enjoy Myrtle Beach golf. If you’ve never played or you are a beginner (We all have to start at some point!) here are some beginner tips that could help you. These are the basic fundamentals when playing Myrtle Beach golf.

Don’t forget that golf is a sport and you have to treat it as such in order to get better. That way you will practice harder and get better in understanding the fundamentals of the sport.

Tip #1 Work on your balance when swinging the golf club. Make sure you are positioned like you should be. You will know when you have achieved your perfect balance as your body automatically feels comfortable every time you maintain that stance. Balance is the foundation of golf as every swing depends on it.

Tip #2 Practice. Practice. Practice. It will make you a better player and help the principles of golf to become second nature to you. Make sure you practice regularly.

Myrtle Beach golfTip #3 Take lessons with a pro. If you can’t do this then find a high tech store where they can analyze your swing and give you feedback on what you are doing wrong, along with what you could improve on.

Tip #4 Make sure to play at your level. Do not start playing with experienced golfers. Play against beginners like yourself and take it slow. You will get better, but it won’t happen tomorrow.

At Myrtle Beach Golf we have many different golf packages and different Golf Specials are going on all the time. Check our web site frequently.

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Choosing The Right Package For You

Myrtle Beach golf packagesAn easy way to find discount golf packages in Myrtle Beach is to visit during the off-season. Most golf clubs and resorts offer discounted Myrtle Beach golf packages during the off-season and increase the rates in peak season. So if you are looking for a golf break in South Carolina or somewhere else, ask about their season dates and plan your vacation accordingly.

Myrtle Beach, with its temperate climate, beautiful beaches and some major attractions is the Golf Capital of the U.S. We have some of the most beautiful golf courses in the country and the climate allows you to play all year-round. Even an avid golfer will find it difficult to take his or her eyes off the incredible scenic beauty of the surroundings. For the golf enthusiast, we offer some of the most superb Myrtle Beach golf packages in the area.

Myrtle Beach golf packagesWhen shopping around for the perfect Myrtle Beach golf packages, it is important to think about everything that you are going to need. If you need a car rental then make sure that the package includes that if at all possible. If you are in need of expert help on the course then make sure that the package will have that available for you as well. The idea of the package deals is that you are able to securely book anything and everything that you are going to need.

Resorts that cater to the vacationing golfer offer other amenities that help the golfer enjoy their non-playing time at the resort. Such features include beautiful and elegant guest rooms that allow the golfer to relax comfortably before his or her next round or luxurious spas and pools. Once the traveler has properly relaxed, they can enjoy a magnificent meal before one last round of golf before dark.

So what are you waiting for, go online and book your packages now!

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Fabulous Deals on Prime Time Specials

Myrtle Beach golfAutumn is an awesome time to visit the South Carolina coast to play Myrtle Beach golf either with your family, your best buddy or a whole group of best buddies. We have Prime Time Specials that offer a remarkable opportunity to play championship courses for fabulous prices that can’t be beat! Here’s just sampling for some current Specials we have on Myrtle Beach golf. Check our website for more!

Masters Specials
Courses include Arnold Palmers’ Kings North, Jack Nicklaus’ Long Bay, Aberdeen, Blackmoor, Litchfield, River Club, Southcreek at Myrtle Beach National, Tradition Club, Wachesaw East, Waterway Hills, Pawleys Plantation, TPC of Myrtle Beach, West Course at Myrtle Beach National, Wild Wing Avocet, and Willbrook.
Play 4 Rounds + 1 Free PM Round: As low as $299 (4 Nights) for Golf and Lodging. As low as $204 for Tee Times Only.
Play 6 Rounds + 1 Free PM Round: As low as $405 (6 Nights) for Golf and Lodging. As low as $276 for Tee Times Only.
*Per golfer, based on quad occupancy staying in a 2 Bdrm Barefoot Resort Golf Villa. Tax and departure maid service included.

Super Saver Specials
Courses include Azalea Sands, Beachwood, Black Bear, Brunswick Plantation, Carolina National, Carolina Shores, Crown Park, Cypress Bay, Heron Point, Indian Wells, Indigo Creek, Palmetto Greens, Pearl East & West, Possum Trot, River Oaks, Sandpiper Bay, Sea Trail Byrd, Sea Trail Maples, Valley at Eastport, Wicked Stick and Woodland Valley.
3 Nights / 3 Rounds: As low as $188 for Golf and Lodging. As low as $109 for Tee Times Only.
*Per golfer, based on quad occupancy staying in a 2 Bdrm Barefoot Resort Golf Villa. Tax and departure maid service included.

Par 4 Select
This elite group of courses includes Waterway Hills, Aberdeen Country Club, Myrtle Beach National South Creek and West Course, Litchfield Country Club, Wachesaw East, Blackmoor and Tradition Club.
4 Rounds/5 Nights: As low as $260(5 Nights) for Golf and Lodging. As low as $148 for Tee Times Only.
*Per golfer, based on quad occupancy staying in a 2 Bdrm Barefoot Resort Golf Villa. Tax and departure maid service included.

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This Gift Will Light Up Their Faces

Myrtle Beach golf packagesWhether it’s for your husband, your wife, your parents, or the new graduate we have the best present you could possibly give! Choose from among our many Myrtle Beach golf packages and watch their faces light up beyond recognition. Many people love to golf. That is why the best present you could give to anyone who loves golf, is a golf package. There are over 100 golf courses here to choose from and Myrtle Beach golf packages are available at each one.

There are a lot of Myrtle Beach golf packages that include the entire trip. Prices start extremely low for choosing a golf course with details like how many days of golf playing, number of players, any course you would like, difficulty of game, and then you choose between a beach house, ocean front condo, golf course villa or hotel room. Also, you will want to factor in whether they have their own golf equipment or need to rent. Some packages have rentals included in the prices so be sure to ask.

Some of these Myrtle Beach golf packages are just over the top because there are frequently great deals and specials based on when you’re coming. You can find an outstanding golf package that has everything that you are looking for from lodging to food choices, and golf course to amenities plus if you come on certain dates that are still open you can pay a much lower price. You can also compile your own golf package if you don’t see anything you like.

Call our professionals and we can help you pick the perfect present. Describe the situation, what the likes and dislikes are and then suggest some places you saw and liked. They will work with you to get the perfect package that everyone will be happy with. You can even have them put a gift or a birthday cake in the lodging room so when they arrive it will waiting.

All of the golf courses and lodging options available for our Myrtle Beach golf packages are undeniably gorgeous. Check us out today!

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