When you vacation in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, you’ll be in the heart of all the fun and entertaining activities this coastal area has to offer. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach Condos is an excellent move as you’ll have awesome amenities on-site and fabulous entertainment just steps away, like the International Festival coming in September.
The City of North Myrtle Beach and the NMB Aquatic and Fitness Center will be hosting the 8th Annual Irish Italian International Festival on Saturday, September 24, 2011. This one day rain or shine event brings approximately 20,000 people together to celebrate different cultures. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues until 4:00 p.m. on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach, close to our North Myrtle Beach Condos. It will feature food from local restaurants, two stages of live entertainment, street performers, art and craft vendors, and dance groups — all surrounding an Irish Italian International theme. Local restaurants will compete for the titles of Best Entrée, Best Decorated, and Best Dessert.
Admission to the festival is free. Proceeds from the festival benefit the North Myrtle Beach Friends of the Library. They will be selling bookbags and memberships to raise money at the festival. Check out the new library, located at 98 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach SC.
Festival goers can also join in the friendly competitions that day and enter the Spaghetti Sauce Competition sponsored by Easy 105.9 (WEZV-FM) and 100.7 (WGTN-FM). Bring your own homemade spaghetti sauce to compete for the title of “Best Spaghetti Sauce”. Be sure to follow these rules and complete a sign-up form prior to the event:
1. All sauces must be home made. Puree, paste, fresh tomatoes, canned tomatoes are acceptable.
2. Must be at least 21 years of age to enter.
3. Employees of radio station and sponsors are not eligible to participate.
4. All sauces to be presented in a small, microwave container that will NOT be returned.
5. All judges decisions shall be final.
6. Subject to rules by Radio Station.
7. Judges will base decisions on taste, color, texture, and other factors they alone consider important.
Make your reservations today at one of our finest North Myrtle Beach Condos — you’ll be glad you did!