Looking for sports activities along the Grand Strand? The Sports Guide contains some of the most popular sports activities along the Grand Strand. From local recreation centers to public skateboard parks,’s Sports Guide outlines the best sporting activities for families along the Grand Strand.

Auto Racing

Myrtle Beach Speedway

455 Hospitality Lane
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Racing begins in April and runs through September every Saturday night. The asphalt track is .538 miles in length and features street stock, late models, mini-stocks, limiteds, and super truck racing. Local Saturday night event tickets are $12/person and children ages 10 & under are admitted free. The grandstands open at 4 p.m. on Saturday night with racing starting at 7:30 p.m.

Myrtle Beach Motor Sports Driving Experience

4300 Highway 501
Myrtle Beach, SC

Myrtle Beach Motor Sports lets the average person experience what it is like to drive a race car. The driving experience takes place at the Myrtle Beach Speedway. All participants must be 18 and have a valid driver’s license to participate. Different driving packages are available and ride along packages are available for children ages 12 & under.

Myrtle Beach Championship Drift Series

455 Hospitality Lane
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Watch drivers try to find the balance between power and control while speeding through the course at the Myrtle Beach Speedway. Tire smoke is guaranteed! For more information about the series, including a schedule, visit our Myrtle Beach Championship Drift Series page.

Beach & Pier Fishing

Fishing is allowed on the beaches of Horry County. As of July 1st, 2009, any person fishing from a South Carolina beach is required to have a fishing license. Annual and temporary passes are available for purchase for both residents and non-residents of South Carolina.

The Grand Strand is home to eight piers. Each pier charges a daily or annual fishing fee. Rod rentals & bait are also available at most piers. Since a fishing fee is paid, a license is not required to fish from the piers. Shark fishing is prohibited on all piers. For a complete listing of piers visit our Beach Guide.



Looking for a Bowling Alley along the Grand Strand? Be sure to visit one of the Southern Equities, LLC bowling alleys listed below. All alleys offer league bowling and daily specials. The Surfside Bowling Alley is also home to the Brickhouse Restaurant & Lounge and offers Cosmic Bowling Friday & Saturday nights. Please note the Surfside Bowling Alley is smoke-free.

Southern Equities, LLC’s Bowling Alleys

Little River Lanes

300 Bowling Lane
Little River, SC

Surfside Bowling & Brickhouse Restaurant & Lounge

510 Highway 17 North
Surfside Beach, SC 29575

Southgate Bowling

1902 Irby Street
Florence, SC 29505