• 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.

Learn More:
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.

Learn More:
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!

Learn More:
History of the Opry

1986

May 2nd: The Carolina Opry Opens in Surfside Beach, South Carolina.

1986

December: The Carolina Opry Christmas Special Debuts!

1987

February: The Carolina Opry is named the State’s Most Outstanding Attraction by the Governor of South Carolina.

1992

July 18th: Governor Campbell names Calvin Gilmore “South Carolina’s Country Music Ambassador” & The Carolina Opry as “The Country Music Center of South Carolina”

1992

June 29th: Opening Night in the new 2,200 seat, state-of-the-art Carolina Opry Theater in Myrtle Beach, SC

1993

February: The Carolina Opry and Calvin Gilmore Productions wins the state’s highest tourism award, The Governor’s Cup.

1995

June: Calvin Gilmore receives a star on the Myrtle Beach Walk of Fame with Vanna White

1997

May 30th: Calvin Gilmore is inducted into the Hard Rock Cafe Hall of Fame

2008

May 31st: Calvin Gilmore & cast perform the National Anthem for the Fox National Presidential Republican Debate.

2010

April: The Carolina Opry Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

2010

November 18th: Calvin Gilmore is named Pioneer of the Year & receives the Palmetto Patriot Award, for outstanding contributions to their fellow citizens and the State of South Carolina

Our Sponsors