Documentary Film – Waves of Change: The Story of Myrtle Beach, SC
The 2021 Horry County Museum Documentary Film Series continues with Waves of Change: The Story of Myrtle Beach, SC. Written and produced by Barbara Stokes, this series follows almost a century in the history, development, and people of the sleepy beach village that became a national tourist destination. It explores how the community of Myrtle Beach has dealt with two major goals: to bring people to the beach and to build a hometown. The film also explores some of the major setbacks to development as well as the forces and people that propelled its growth. It also discusses the next wave of change: continued increase in growth and the challenges that come with that growth. Free screening at 1 p.m. July 14th.