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2nd Annual Autumn Art & Wine Festival Presented by Duplin Winery, House of Blues & Grand Strand Sept. 19th — 20th

For the second year in a row House of Blues is proud to host the Autumn Art & Wine Festival with presenting sponsors Duplin Winery and Grand Strand Arts. This two-day festival is designed to offer local artists, vendors, performers and wineries a chance to showcase their talents and wares in a laid back outdoor setting. “Art is one of the fundamental elements that House of Blues was built on and is an instrumental part of one of the venue’s mottos “Where Food, Art & Music Intersect” says Dawn Temples Marketing and Promotions Manager for House of Blues Myrtle Beach. “This is the perfect way to spend a fall weekend with your family or friends enjoying great food, local art and music and maybe a little wine too” Temples said.

 

Hours of the Autumn Art& Wine Festival are 4-8pm on Friday September 19th and 12-6pm on Saturday September 20th. The event takes place outside spanning the venue from the courtyard to The Deck and there are also concerts in the music hall each evening that guests can stay to enjoy. On Friday September 19th Green Earrings-The Steely Dan Experience will be playing in the music hall and all festival attendees will receive a free ticket to attend this show with doors opening at 7:30pm. On Saturday September 20th Coheed and Cambria will be taking the stage in the music hall with doors at 7pm and tickets for this show are currently available through Live Nation or the House of Blues box office.

 

During the festival wine sampling will be available from Duplin Winery and local artists showcases include jewelry makers, painters, stained glass art and more. There will be live music throughout the two day event with Signal Fire taking the stage at 7pm on The Deck Friday evening and Jay D Clark Band performing on The Deck on Saturday at 7pm. These shows on The Deck are free to attend. We encourage any media that would like to attend to join us in this celebration. Admission is free, wine sampling prices will vary.

 

 

About The House Of Blues

With 38 owned/operated clubs and theaters, The House of Blues Entertainment portfolio, a division of LiveNation, is wide-ranging including the legendary Fillmores and the intimate House of Blues clubs throughout the United States. House of Blues Entertainment is the country’s pre-eminent live music venue collection featuring state-of-the-art sound and lighting technology in one-of-a-kind custom designed environments aimed to bring fans and artists together in unparalleled musical environments.

 

 

 

About Duplin Winery 

“Warning may cause a laid back Carolina lifestyle”  

Duplin Winery is the oldest and largest winery in North Carolina. The winery is open Monday thru Saturday, offering free tours and tastings.  Located in Rose Hill, NC, Duplin Winery plans to expand south in 2015, opening a tasting room and retail store in Myrtle Beach, offering tours and samples of their best-selling, award winning wines!  Visit with Duplin for a sneak preview and free samples at the Art & Wine Festival at House of Blues to be held September 19th and 20th. 

 

 

 

About Grand Strand Arts

Grand Strand Arts promotes the arts and those creating art in the Myrtle Beach area.”  Grand Strand Arts is a member of many local art- related organizations, covering all forms of art, from performing arts to culinary arts. They host seasonal showcases, and choose an Artist of the Month and Artist of the Year. Grand Strand Arts hosts not only showcases but they also help with fundraisers, provide workshops, host concerts and shows. Grand Strand Arts is versatile with its many ways of helping and supporting their local art environment.

 

 

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Lilypalooza

Lilypalooza is an all day music festival , silent auction and BBQ

Benefiting local children in Horry and Georgetown Counties

That are fighting cancer.

The 3rd annual will be held this year at the Beaver bar in

Murrells Inlet on September 20th from 12-7p

 

For more information please call Jennifer Johnson at 843-798-2020

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Flip Flop Ball to support the Children's Museum of South Carolina!

Sat. September 20th 6-11pm @ Banditos

Tickets and info: 843-946-9469

 

ALL proceeds benefit Children's Museum of South Carolina

 

Silent Auction

Food

Dancing

Libations

Entertainment

$60 per ticket

 

Sponsors:

Jackson Foundation

First Citizens Bank

Brandon Advertising

Dale Publishing

CCNB

BNC Bank

Myrtle Beach Family Medicine

Magnolia's at 26th - Restaurant & Conference Center
The Brittain Law Firm
Peoples Underwriters
Carolina Cool
Chic-Fil-A Double Drive Thru
The Kangaroo Pouch
Nelson, Mullins, Riley, and Scarborough
Croissants Bistro and Bakery
Wells Fargo
Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce
Sawgrass Pediatric Dentistry, LLC
Breeden Law Firm, P.A.

 

 

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Help Prepare South Carolina and Save Lives RedCross.org/PrepareSC

 

 

   What:  Help Prepare South Carolina and Save Lives. Text REDCROSS to 90999 to Donate $10* or Donate Online at

                  RedCross.org/PrepareSC

 

   When:  Sun., Sept. 21 (25th anniversary of Hugo) and Mon., Sept. 22 (First Day of Hugo Disaster Relief)

 

   Why:

·         Prepare SC is a landmark statewide campaign to mobilize communities to be better prepared in the face of disaster

and to put our state on a path to resilience to ensure we are able to face whatever comes our way.

·         South Carolina is the most disaster prone state in the Mid Atlantic.

·         SCEMD estimates a storm of similar intensity on the same path as Hugo would destroy over 21,000 homes and cost

more than $16.6 billion in damages statewide.

·         SC Department of Natural Resources reports that between 1990 and 2013 there was an annual average of 29

tornadoes per year in South Carolina.

·         Between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014, Red Cross provided assistance to 12,158 people who were affected by

disaster in South Carolina including flooding, wild fires, storms and home fires.

 

   Prepare SC Goals:  

·         Increase number of people trained in preparedness from 19,000 to 38,000

·         Train 100,000 people in life-saving First Aid, CPR and AED skills

·         Increase number of trained volunteers from 3,000 to 7,000

·         Increase community capacity to distribute and serve meals from 150,000 to 300,000 meals per day

 

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Gaither Fest Music Spectacular

This fall, Songwriters of the Century, Bill and Gloria Gaither (pictured in attached jpg) will present the 9th Annual Gaither Fest music spectacular at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, SC, during the weekend of October 17 & 18. The legendary recording artists will present an exciting celebration, filled with the very best in Christian music, including Gaither’s own multi-award winning group, The Gaither Vocal Band. Friday night’s event on October 17 begins at 7pm, with two concerts slated for Saturday, October 18, at 10:00am and 6:00pm.

 

For nearly half a century, multiple Grammy and Dove award winner Bill Gaither has been a musical trailblazer. His reputation as a performer, songwriter and mentor for newly-discovered artists is known world-wide. Gaither’s beloved series of Homecoming CDs and DVDs continue to top the sales charts and attract an ever-increasing audience. Whether you are a brand new fan or a longtime lover of feel-good Gospel music, don’t miss this incredible concert experience. "In times like these we must reflect on what is most important in our lives...faith, family and friends," explains Gaither. "I invite everyone to join me and my special ‘friends’ for an uplifting musical extravaganza filled with joy, laughter, good music and great memories."

 

The roster of talented “friends” taking the stage at Gaither Fest with Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band (pictured in attached jpg), will include The Martins, Charlotte Ritchie, The Isaacs, Russ Taff, Jeff & Sheri Easter, Angela Primm, The Nelons, The Collingsworth Family, Allison Speer, Gene McDonald, Buddy Greene and noted speaker Nicole Johnson.

 

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2014 Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach

The Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach starts on the sandy shores of beautiful Sunset Beach and takes cyclists through the quiet roads of rural NC and SC. This ride will offer cyclists of all abilities 25/30, 50, 75 and 100 mile route options. To make your ride a safe and memorable one, the Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach is fully supported with Support and Gear (SAG) vehicles, bike mechanics and rest stops which are located along the route every 8-12 miles. After the ride, we invite all of our cyclists and volunteers to celebrate and enjoy great food and festivities at the Beach Bash Finish Line Celebration.

 

For more information:: http://bikenct.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR?fr_id=23842&pg=entry

 

Event Date: Oct 18, 2014

Event Location: Sea Trail Resort, Sunset Beach, NC

Fundraising Minimum: $300

Route Options: 30, 50, 75 and 100-mile routes each day Age Minimum: 12 Event Manager: Elizabeth Hopwood

Email: elizabeth.hopwood@nmss.org

Phone: 919-792-1011

Deadline for event: October 18, 2014

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2014 Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach

The Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach starts on the sandy shores of beautiful Sunset Beach and takes cyclists through the quiet roads of rural NC and SC. This ride will offer cyclists of all abilities 25/30, 50, 75 and 100 mile route options. To make your ride a safe and memorable one, the Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach is fully supported with Support and Gear (SAG) vehicles, bike mechanics and rest stops which are located along the route every 8-12 miles. After the ride, we invite all of our cyclists and volunteers to celebrate and enjoy great food and festivities at the Beach Bash Finish Line Celebration.

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The American Heart Association’s Waccamaw Area Heart and Stroke Walk

It doesn’t matter how you walk – JUST WALK. For every hour of vigorous, regular walking, you could gain two hours of life expectancy. The American Heart Association’s Waccamaw Area Heart and Stroke Walk is set for Saturday, October 18 at Broadway at the Beach with activities beginning at nine am and walk beginning at 10 am. Bring your family, bring your friends. Help yourself and those around you to live a longer, better life. Visit Waccamaw Heart Walk Dot Org for more information. Just Walk at the 2014 Waccamaw Area Heart and Stroke Walk with the American Heart Association on Saturday, October 18. And remember, it doesn’t matter how you do it – JUST WALK.

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Fall Festival Heroes Unmasked

 Heroes Unmasked is an exciting way for kids to learn about Gods love. Children and their families will encounter costumed Bible Hero Actors, play more then a dozen carnival games, decorate cookies to take home, do crafts, and collect Bible Hero Cards to trade and treasure.

 

Dead line for preregister 10/17/2014

 

 

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USA AMATEUR BOXING @ THE BEACH

 

Hosted by Former Heavyweight Champion James “BONECRUSHER” Smith

 

To benefit the Annual Boxing Summer Camp & Mentoring Program, former heavy weight champion of the World James “Bonecrusher” Smith is hosting Fights for Families. This boxing exhibition of up and coming amateurs is being held October 25th – Ringside VIP and Event tables along with general admission tickets are on sale now. Call the X Gym at 843-236-0009 or The Champ at 910-658-3408 to get your tickets. Do your part with your attendance in supporting the mentoring program encouraging the youth, to make good decisions and live a healthy and productive lifestyle.      

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