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The Carolina Opry

8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
+1 800-843-6779
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If you only see one show... this is the one! "Top Attraction in Myrtle Beach" according to CNBC! The Carolina Opry has won every major South Carolina tourism award including Most Outstanding Attraction and the prestigious Governor's Cup. And it's the only show that has been featured on NBC Nightly News, CNN, TNN, and USA Today, which called it "A Big Hit". The New York Post called it "A Hot Ticket".Entertainer and entrepreneur Calvin Gilmore launched The Carolina Opry on South Carolina's Grand Strand in 1986. His live music variety show features a cast of 36 of the nation's top singers, dancers, comedians and musicians in its own 2200-seat show palace with state-of-the-art sound and lighting and three giant video screens. The show, which is continually updated with new music and comedy, is two hours of high energy entertainment that blends humor and dancing with everything from rock 'n roll, Broadway and country to classic hits, pop melodies and gospel.Young and old are counted among its fans who are sure to include a performance in their visit to Myrtle Beach.In November and December the theater is transformed into a winter wonderland where the magic of the season comes alive in The Carolina Opry Christmas Special a wonderfully dazzling, jolly and sentimental musical celebration of America's best-loved holiday..
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“time warp” (68 reviews)
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8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
+1 800-843-6779
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very entertaining Christmas show - a lot of different acts, incredible singing, and the guys who are tap dancers were awesome! The tickets are a bit expensive, but it was a great show that got us in the Christmas spirit!

Thank BridgetFMartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Christmas Show in town. Everyone is so talented. You will definitely get into the Christmas Spirit. Very uplifting. Unbelievable and Amazing singers, dancers, comedy, musicians and outstanding wardrobe! I am so thankful to live in a town with such an amazing...More

1  Thank scoobdo21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Carolina Opry is the best show in Myrtle Beach. We go every time we come to the beach. Great entertainment ... the music, the comedy and the dancing. Bogie was out about a year but he’s back now and everyone loves Bogie. Rocky is...More

2  Thank OldBull2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had this down as the one show that we absolutely HAD to see while in Myrtle Beach but ended up being VERY disappointed. Absolutely no flow to the show - very choppy between acts and even the types of songs. It was very nice...More

Thank Hokiechip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first trip to the Carolina Opry. A group of us went to celebrate a birthday within the group. The pre-show warm up wasn't very enthusiastic. As soon as the show started it all changed. It went seamlessly. The songs and skits were...More

Thank dpguin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is the fourth time we have went to a show at the carolina opry. we have not been disappointed yet. always enjoy going will go back at every opportunity we have

Thank kdmitchell22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time at the show and I must say, it was spectacular. Will go again next year. The talent is extraordinary and put on the best show possible.

2  Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had seen on TripAdvisor a high rating for this show, so we decided to go. Great decision! This show was nonstop featuring top quality talent in vocal and instrumental music, dance, comedy, and illusionists. Christmas standards were performed with polish and deep felt expression, along...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have not been to the Carolina Opera for several years. It was a great experience. Show was fantastic. Has changed some since I last saw it.

Thank 99billyw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends. This was a very well-coordinated experience. Parking, entry and exit and our to/from the theatre was excellently coordinated. The show was very entertaining and the performer’s hard work and love of performing shines thru. The only minus was; although the comedian was...More

Thank Furbunny
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Mike C
10 November 2017|
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Response from Nonnap | Reviewed this property |
They said you could take pictures but no videos. Gift shop sells CDs/DVDs.
29 October 2017|
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Response from Willie C | Reviewed this property |
I do not think the music would be too loud. I know you will love the show.
27 November 2016|
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Response from jaykk11 | Reviewed this property |
Both sets of seats are on opposite ends of row 1. So you will have a side ways view of the stage. I have never preferred front row unless it is a concert where you can stand, sing and gyrate. Not so in this theater. Seats... More