Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
Frequently Asked Questions
The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is 1.2 miles and runs oceanfront along downtown Myrtle Beach.
The boardwalk is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for visitors to enjoy year-round!
There are many exciting and popular attractions located on and around the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, including the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, Pier 14, Second Avenue Pier, Ripley’s 5D Theater, and Ripley’s Haunted Adventure. Check out other popular Myrtle Beach Boardwalk attractions.
The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk has a handful of beachwear shops and souvenir shops (like the Gay Dolphin) for visitors to peruse. Tsunami Surf Shop is another favorite with a wide variety of beachwear like swimsuits, hats, surf gear, etc. They also have beach gear for your convenience, like surfboards, boogie boards, beach chairs, and more. See our Myrtle Beach Boardwalk shopping guide for more info.
One of the best things about the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is the variety of restaurants for you to indulge in while on vacation. From Latin-inspired cuisine to burgers and fries by the beach and delicious seafood baskets, every appetite will find something to enjoy at these restaurants near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.
Yes! Myrtle Beach has a few thrill rides that are not for the faint-hearted. Here’s a quick list of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Rides: Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures & Adrenaline Matrix The Skyscraper The Slingshot Family Kingdom – a family-fun theme park with tons of thrill rides and more just off the Myrtle Beach boardwalk.
We are totally biased when answering this question, but of course, you should stay at the Holiday Inn Oceanfront Resort at the Pavilion. Our hotel offers easy access to the bustling boardwalk and beautiful beach, as well as a selection of oceanfront hotel amenities like our tropical beach bar and outdoor pool that are sure to keep you in paradise during you stay. See our oceanfront hotel rooms.
The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is located just off of Ocean Boulevard between 14th Avenue Pier and Second Avenue Pier in Myrtle Beach, SC.
Construction of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk was completed in May 2010.
Dogs are allowed on the boardwalk with a leash 7 feet or shorter at any time after Labor Day and before April 30. From May 1 to Labor Day, dogs are only allowed on the boardwalk from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Bicycles are allowed on the boardwalk anytime between Labor Day and April 30. From May 1 to Labor Day, bicycles are only allowed on the boardwalk from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Skateboards, roller skates, and roller blades are prohibited.
Yes. There are several streets with parking meters and various parking lots within walking distance of the boardwalk available for public parking.
- Parking meters are in effect from May 1 to October 31 and are monitored from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m.
- Parking meters are located between 31st Avenue N. and 29th Avenue S.
There are also several pay-to-park lots near the boardwalk, including:
- Boardwalk Parking, located behind Mammy’s Kitchen on 10th Avenue N.
- Parking next to the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
- Several other lots off of Withers Drive and Withers Alley
The Pavilion Parking Garage, located between 9th and 10th Avenues N., is also within walking distance to the boardwalk.