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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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8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
+1 800-843-6779
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Reviewed March 30, 2015

Carolina Opry has the quality music and showbiz that you would see on Broadway, with high energy edgy musical song and dance. We have returned to the Carolina Opry each year for the last several years and the shows are continually updated and impress. Christie...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2015

The Carolina Opry was an action-packed two hour performance that included singing, dancing, comedy, instrumentals, and the "All That" cloggers. I loved how every performance blended parts of the many talents featured at this venue. It wasn't just one performer on stage, there were several...More

1  Thank Glynis J
Reviewed March 26, 2015

went to the TCO tonight after seeing "good vibrations" a few days ago. We were not disappointed. First rate show with a variety of music for almost 2 1/2 hours. The performers were none stop, with intermittent comedy skits throughout the show. This was my...More

Thank iamwizer
Reviewed March 25, 2015

This show was fabulous. I was so amazed at the talent, the professionalism and the music. I was singing and dancing in my seat the whole time. The vocals were amazing. Soooo much talent. And the cloggers were unbelievable. I would love to see a...More

Thank JanBMar
Reviewed March 23, 2015

We have been to the Carolina Opry Christmas Show many times. The performers are top notch and this is a very family oriented show.

1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed March 23, 2015

The talent is fantastic!! Worth every penny! Went to "Good Vibrations" and we sang along to every song. The comedian had us laughing so hard it hurt! And I can never get enough of "All That!" Wow!!! Highly recommend this show to all generations!

Thank Nana L
Reviewed March 19, 2015

Saw the Opry Show and was a nice time. Good music and performers. Lots of costumes and very good pace. Time flew by very quickly. Venue is beautiful and the sound quality for a live show is very good. Nice way to spend the evening...More

Thank 619SDGirl
Reviewed March 18, 2015

This revue is on a par with Vegas of NYC and is no longer a cheap coverall-dressed hillbilly joke, except for one small interlude that was out of character but to be expected of a small town in the deep south. Diversity was not evidence...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed March 17, 2015

If we had seen The Carolina Opry first, maybe we would have given it a better review, but we were spoiled by the outstanding show at the Alabama Theatre the night before. The Carolina Opry is a beautiful building and the entertainers were excellent. However,...More

2  Thank snowbird260
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stayed an extra night to that we could attend the Carolina Opry show Good Vibrations this was the an awesome experience the show, the music the actors all were top of the line. I highly recommend this show it was very good all the...More

Thank Kathy S
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I have first row seats to the Wynonna Judd show in March. Seats 20 and 21. I haven't been here before. Could anyone tell me how the view is from this viewpoint? Silly question probably but I'm just so excited to see this show. Also have seats to the Irish Tenors, row 1 seats 1 and 2 in January. Tell me they were worth the money ?!!??? Many thanks for any input - from the State of Maine. - Linda
November 27, 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
laura k
Which seats have the best sight and view for the Time Warp?
August 9, 2016|
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Response from jan h | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We go to shows at the theatre about four times a year. We always ask for section F toward the front, rows 12 - 15.
Joyce H
we are interested in the laser show Echo
August 4, 2016|
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Response from Tracey528 | Reviewed this property |
We liked the laser show. It is done with music , graphics, and lasers. You want to sit toward the back to enjoy all the things going on. The show is different from others, some people felt it was basic. I think it... More