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The Carolina Opry

8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
+1 800-843-6779
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The Carolina Opry Christmas Special
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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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“christmas show” (276 reviews)
“time warp” (68 reviews)
“country music” (60 reviews)
8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
+1 800-843-6779
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Reviewed 2 days 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 3 days 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.

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 4 days 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 days 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended the Carolina Opry Christmas Show on Nov 11 th Saturday night. Good size crowd! Been attending for over 10 yrs....this by far is THE BEST I’ve seen!!!!!! Pack full of Christmas entertainment!!!! The cast is full of truly talented Singers,musicians, cloggers,dancers , pianist,...More

Thank Msklob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremely comfortable theater....Wide seats and very wide aisles make it a very nice experience! Extremely talented cast....definitely recommend this show!

Thank LadyRed829
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen a few show like this but this is by far one of the best I have been to. Accessibility is very good. The cast stays out at the end of the show and you can go and meet some of them. They...More

Thank Yvonne-Robert G
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time attending The Christmas Show of the South at The Carolina Opry-it is the best Christmas show we have ever seen! An excellent production with music, comedy and magic.

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great sound, great visual, great seats, extremely polished and professional. Tangina's voice is remarkable.

Thank pcgrant2017
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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 Walter W | Reviewed this property |
definitively not too loud for anyone
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