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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..
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  • Average7%
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8901 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-3076
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Reviewed 3 December 2015

We went to the Christmas Show and it was very good. There are some very talented entertainers in this show. You will not be disappointed if you decide to go. This was our second time we have been and they put on a great show...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2015

We went to the Show the Day after Thanksgiving. Our group consisted of My Wife and I ,our 20 year old son and my parents. We all loved it. Every person is this production is beyond talented. The Singers, the dancers, the musicians and the...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2015

I went to Carolina Opry and had heard it was a Christian man who owned it. I was expecting no surprises but this was not to be. 1. First of all the costumes on the ladies are getting "revealing" to a small degree but figure...More

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Jwatkins, Public Relations Manager at The Carolina Opry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

There is no content in The Carolina Opry Christmas Special, “The Christmas Show of the South,” that is inappropriate for audiences of all ages. The show is particularly noted for its spiritual content and has been attended annually by more than 75,000 church groups for...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

The show was great I would recommend to anyone I normally don't care for comedians but it was a small skit and I rather enjoyed it and found it hilarious all the singers and performers were just fantastic costumes were beautiful the show was just...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

We saw the Christmas show right before Thanksgiving. We love musicals and this is a good one. I do wish there was a stronger male vocalist. The band is a knock out.

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Reviewed 28 November 2015

We weren't sold on going to a Christmas show. Thank goodness the other show we considered is closed until February. Every performer at Carolina Opry is beyond excellent. The show was fast paced and mixed with comedy and stage productions with excellent costumes and vocals...More

Thank DAVE K
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

beginning at the front door the Christmas Holiday decor was gorgeous and elegant and filled the crowd with anticipation. But we had no idea how great this show was going to be. Non-stop entertainment of the highest caliber for 2 1/2 hours; music, song and...More

Thank Wayne T
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

We enjoyed the Carolina Opry on our Spring trip to Myrtle Beach and thought we would come back for the Christmas Show. We were not disappointed. It was wonderful. The singers, dancers, and the orchestra were very talented. It certainly puts you in the Christmas...More

Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

We have seen some live performances before, but never anything close to this Christmas show. I couldn't believe the level of talent. Every performer was able to play 2 or 3 different instruments, sing and dance all incredibly well. The costumes were also first rate....More

Thank Bob S
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Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

The best show on the beach, we love the regular show and the xmas show is exceptionally done. It is well worth the price of admission

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Mike C
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Response from robert l | Reviewed this property |
Yes but they request you limit the flash photography to a minimum to keep the cast focused on their performance. The gift shop does sell dvds, SD cards and cds of the performance.
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tlj2009
29 October 2017|
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Response from robert l | Reviewed this property |
Unknown. Have not seen the Christmas show. Time warp was a little loud at times but still enjoyable
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616ruthie
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
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