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February 24, 2022

MBACC Launches Partnership Grand Strand Foundation and Initiative to Accelerate Area’s Economic Prosperity and Enhance Quality of Life

Partnership Grand Strand is a 501(c)(3) foundation launched in 2022 by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce to fund a five-year economic and community development initiative.

Governor Henry McMaster talks at the chamber office
January 20, 2022

Governor McMaster Calls For Funding Interstate 73 During State Of The State Address

McMaster called I-73 one of the state’s “highest-priority” infrastructure projects and noted that the state’s surplus revenue and American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding provided “a once in a lifetime opportunity” to make “big, bold and transformative” investments like constructing the...

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January 18, 2022

MBACC Unveils New Logo

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (MBACC) today unveiled a new logo that embraces a more modern and vibrant brand identity all while honoring the organization’s 83-year commitment to representing the region’s businesses.

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January 17, 2022

Winter Wonderland at The Beach Draws More Than 20K Attendees

More than 20,000 people attended Myrtle Beach’s inaugural Winter Wonderland at The Beach festival, which ran Nov. 26, 2021, through Jan. 2, 2022, and included a 50-by-70-foot real-ice skating rink and a walk-through light show with more than 10,000 lights.

chalkboard reading MBACC Educational Foundation Accepting Applications for 2022 Scholarships
January 7, 2022

Scholarship Applications Available for Area High School Seniors

Each year, the MBACC Educational Foundation awards college scholarships to graduating seniors from 14 local high schools. Selected students demonstrate consistently superior achievement inside and outside the classroom. Applications are due Feb. 3, 2022.

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October 18, 2021

Visit Myrtle Beach Welcomes Chris Mowder As Associate Creative Director

Visit Myrtle Beach, the tourism marketing arm of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau, is pleased to announce Chris Mowder has joined the marketing division as the new Associate Creative Director.

September 22, 2021

Survey Finds South Carolina Voters Support Interstate 73

A recent survey indicates 79 percent of voters from across South Carolina support plans for Interstate 73.

September 3, 2021

U.S. District Court Judge Rules in Favor of I-73

On Sept. 2, 2021, U.S. District Court Judge Bruce Howe Hendricks ruled in favor of the federal government and its decision to approve plans to build U.S. Interstate 73, which would connect the Grand Strand to I-95 and beyond. In the 43-page opinion, Judge Hendricks denied claims by the South...

September 1, 2021

Visit Myrtle Beach Receives U.S. Travel’s 2021 Destiny Award

MBACC/CVB has received a 2021 Destiny Award from the U.S. Travel Association recognizing the “Visit Myrtle Beach Shares Some Sunshine” campaign.  

August 24, 2021

DHEC Presents Check My Beach With Community Star Award

DHEC’s Community Star Award recognizes a business, community organization, collaborative partnership, or individual that goes above and beyond environmental requirements in order to build better community relationships, promote environmental sustainability and resiliency, and/or improve quality...

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